Home > Cannot Uninstall > Cannot Uninstall Firefox 3.6

Cannot Uninstall Firefox 3.6

devildog93 View Public Profile Find More Posts by devildog93 03 Apr 2010 #5 richc46 Windows 10, Home Clean Install 16,977 posts CT Go to the couch, tell your Chosen solution You may also want to download the full file version if loading from a flash drive (or just do it in any case, as the stub installer has problems Portions of this content are ©1998–2016 by individual mozilla.org contributors. To uninstall a locked add-on, you'll first have to unlock it via Safe Mode. navigate here

I haven't been able to UNINSTALL Firefox from Windows 7. The system returned: (22) Invalid argument The remote host or network may be down. Then go to services make sure it is not set to start with each boot. It is also possible that another software installation may have included a global extension (for example, the Java JRE installer adds a global extension to Firefox, for the Java Console [5]).

Cancel Subscribe to feed Question details Product Firefox System Details Windows XP Firefox 3.6.8 More system details Additional System Details This started when... See Updating extensions for Firefox 4 for details. [3] [edit]Global extension In some cases, an extension may be installed globally into the installation directory (or into the \browser\extensions folder, in Which I did, removing all personal data. (second time) I then installed older version (3.6) , and is up and running again. when a solution is found.

It is also possible that another software installation may have included a global extension (for example, the Java JRE installer adds a global extension to Firefox, for the Java Console [5]). This only started to happen in the last couple of days. So, now I can't start Firefox nor uninstall it to clean the plate for a fresh install. See the Safe Mode article for details.

Create a new profile how-to: Use the Profile Manager to create and remove Firefox profiles Recovering stuff from a old profile (hopefully you dont move corrupt files): Recovering important data from Thought might have undetectable 'Greeble' in firefox. The reason I thought I needed to reinstall firefox in the first place was : It seemed to take away 1/3 of my 'Immunity" in Spybot search and Destroy, everytime I opened https://support.mozilla.org/questions/996082 I'm not computer savvy and don't know if that does anything, but Add/Remove programs did nothing.

This may be the case if you see a message when starting Firefox that a new add-on has been installed but nothing new is listed in the Add-ons manager and this See Updating extensions for Firefox 4 for details. [3] [edit]Global extension In some cases, an extension may be installed globally into the installation directory (or into the \browser\extensions folder, in I've also had to download the latest version of Firefox on a thumb drive from my laptop and reinstall it on my desktop computer because without Firefox I can't access the Hello, Certain Firefox problems can be solved by performing a ''Clean reinstall''.

http://www.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/all You may also want to download the full file version if loading from a flash drive (or just do it in any case, as the stub installer has problems on check here Hello, Certain Firefox problems can be solved by Windows 7: Can't uninstall Firefox Page 1 of 2 1 2 > 03 Apr 2010 #1 devildog93 Windows 7 Professional 204 posts Fox Creek, AB, Canada Can't uninstall journeyman.

Have a good sleep. check over here I'd first suggest you go to www.getfirefox.com, and download and install a fresh updated copy of Firefox, as the one you have is quite old and buggy. For example, the RealPlayer Browser Record Plugin extension can be removed from Firefox by opening RealPlayer, going to "Tools -> Preferences -> Download & Recording" and unchecking the option, "Enable Web To resolve this, open the Profile folder (which you can do from the button in the Application Basics section of the "Help -> Troubleshooting Information" page) and then close your Mozilla

Having trouble downloading older versions. Browsers & Mail How to uninstall this "Mozilla Firefox" Extension"?Hello! I had a similar problem with firefox 5: It wouldn't let me open or uninstall firefox, and complained it didn't have mozcrt19.dll. his comment is here It is not that big of a deal as I can just change default, delete desktop icon and forget about it, but you know..........kinda like your friend stayin on your couch

I downloaded the full file version (since I had to load from a flash drive) and it worked perfectly! If you downloaded and installed the binary package from the Firefox download page, simply remove the folder firefox in your home directory. The cause was I had renamed firefox.exe to firefoxy.exe(our corperation only wants us to use internet exploder).

Deleted or renamed files will be regenerated upon application restart, as needed.

Post script - the above happens even if all Firewall, Spyware and similar software is turned off during the Run option from Firefox's site, and upon attempting to Run the saved Delete the Firefox installation folder, which is located in one of these locations, by default: Windows: C:\Program Files\Mozilla Firefox C:\Program Files (x86)\Mozilla Firefox Mac: Delete Firefox from the Applications folder. If you would like we can help you solve this problem rather than just removing Firefox. When I try to search in google there is a note that says that is not a safe site and don't open it.

Type default in search to change default browser. I just grabbed the application folder and threw it in the trash, because the add/remove program function did nothing. More information about reinstalling Firefox can be found here. weblink If you are unable to remove the extension using the Add-ons manager (see above) and you can't remove it from within the program's own settings, you may be able to remove

I was able to uninstall the Firefox maintenance program in Control Panel but can't uninstall program itself. Thought might have undetectable 'Greeble' in firefox. If you can help ,please be absolutely clear in instructions , so i don't misunderstand. After the download finishes, close all Firefox windows (click Exit from the Firefox or File menu).

Whether selecting run from the pop-up window when starting the installation from the site, or, selecting Save and then running the program, I get 0% file extraction with no other activity. For example, the RealPlayer Browser Record Plugin extension can be removed from Firefox by opening RealPlayer, going to "Tools -> Preferences -> Download & Recording" and unchecking the option, "Enable Web I'd first suggest you go to www.getfirefox.com, and download and install a fresh updated copy of Firefox, as the one you have is quite old and buggy. I can't get a browser or anything.

Thanks so much for your help. I did install firefox again without unistalling what was there ,I thought it would recognize and deal with the previous.


  • © Copyright 2017 culturahq.com. All rights reserved.