OK, I broke a long standing rule of mine today, and upgraded a software application on the day it launched.
And I got burnt.
Many of the Addons which I rely upon (and most importantly the RoboForm menu bar) don't work in the new version.
Oh well, Hopefully I can roll back to the previous version.
And wait until the new release settles down, and addons are upgraded.
EDIT: in case anyone needs it, v184.108.40.206 isd available from
(Couldn't find anything earlier than 3.0 on the firefox site)
I was lucky, only a few add-ons perished in the upgrade. One importnat one for me was lost but it is easily replaced by google's toolbar I guess.
A lot of my add-ons were visual ones like a theme called "FoxDie Blue" and the rounded URL/search boxes.
Eric - One of my people warned me against this very issue.
Coincidentally, it was one of the people you rejected
Yes, I train them well before I send them on.
The rest of my people warned me about it too - but I didn't listen.
(P.S. That guy is also an expert in making those artery clogging breakfasts you are so fond of.
Given half a chance, he'll have your cholesterol count up in the 20's in no time. )
Fortunately, the only one I regularly use that hasn't been updated yet is del.icio.us. Unfortunately, I use that one a LOT, so I'm hoping they get it done very soon. Preferably yesterday.
ETA: Yay! It's up!
Hmm... anyone know if the Alexa sparky tool has been updated for the new firefox, before I go updating my work computer?
by Susan Keeping7 years ago
I wish I hasn't upgraded to the new version. I lost most of my add-ons because they aren't compatible...grrr.
by Susan Keeping6 years ago
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by IzzyM6 years ago
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by jvhirniak2 years ago
My affiliate code is preceded by a "UA". Does that mean it was automatically upgraded? Do I need to do anything else before the Aug 20 deadline. This whole process is very confusing.
by Vicki L Hodges2 years ago
Can anyone explain the Google analytics update in layman's terms, such as in "Google Analytics Upgrade for Dummies"?
by rebekahELLE3 years ago
Is this browser related? I saw them 2 days ago. I'm using FF 16.0.2. I know a more recent version has just been released, but I haven't updated. Is anyone else experiencing this problem?
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