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        discorallado
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        (Prologue: In trying to give back to the forums, I’m going to attempt to list info on releases for the most popular third party applications)

        Name: Mozilla Firefox
        Version: 73.0
        Release Date: 02/11/2020
        Release Notes: https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/73.0/releasenotes/
        Download: https://download-origin.cdn.mozilla.net/pub/firefox/releases/73.0/win64/en-US/Firefox%20Setup%2073.0.exe/

        (Note: 3PUP = “Third Party Updates”)

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        Alex5723
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        mlmarshal
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        I am progressively disenchanted with Firefox. I just put 73.0 on my WinX 1909 machine and now FF refuses to run: crash, reload, crash, reload, …

        Is anyone else having problems with the new FF? Any advice as to what I should/could do to restore my system? Chredge????

        There are 10 kinds of people:
        those who understand binary numbers
        and those who don't.

      • #2139436 Reply
        mlmarshal
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        Oh HO! I just ran across the 0patch Agent item on the 0patch website. I’ll do the workaround and see how things go.

        There are 10 kinds of people:
        those who understand binary numbers
        and those who don't.

        • #2139452 Reply
          Microfix
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          I suggest reading Woody’s computerworld article before making any rash decisions.

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            b
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            Woody suggested that workaround.

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          • #2139457 Reply
            Microfix
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            and someone ahem.. posted on the 0Patch site:

            Why does my system tell me that I must “Specify valid numerical value for ‘/d’ ?

            😉

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              b
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              Yep. I suggest making sure the “[space]%random%%random%[space]” after the “/d” is correctly typed or copied.

              Windows 10 Pro Version 2004: Group ASAP (Pioneer/Chump)

      • #2141634 Reply
        mlmarshal
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        0patch replied to say that the script they first provided was for cmd.exe and would not work in PowerShell, so they provided an PS script that worked just fine.

        There are 10 kinds of people:
        those who understand binary numbers
        and those who don't.

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