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Mozilla Firefox, Portable Edition moves to PortableApps.com

The Mozilla Firefox, Portable Edition project is now a part of the PortableApps.com project here at SourceForge.

New project page:
http://sourceforge.net/projects/portableapps

Same homepage:
http://portableapps.com/apps/internet/firefox_portable

Posted by John T. Haller 2007-10-22

Mozilla Firefox, Portable Edition 2.0.0.6 Released

Mozilla Firefox, Portable Edition 2.0.0.6 has been released. It's the popular Mozilla Firefox web browser bundled with a PortableApps.com Launcher as a portable app, so you can take your bookmarks, extensions and saved passwords with you. It works from any removable media (USB flash drive, iPod, portable hard drive, CD, etc) on any Windows computer (Windows 98 through Vista) or within Wine on your favorite Linux/UNIX distro. And, it's packaged in PortableApps.com Format so you can use it on its own or with the PortableApps.com Suite. ... read more

Posted by John T. Haller 2007-07-31

Mozilla Firefox, Portable Edition 2.0.0.5 Released

Mozilla Firefox, Portable Edition 2.0.0.5 has been released. It's the popular Mozilla Firefox web browser bundled with a PortableApps.com Launcher as a portable app, so you can take your bookmarks, extensions and saved passwords with you. It works from any removable media (USB flash drive, iPod, portable hard drive, CD, etc) on any Windows computer (Windows 98 through Vista) or within Wine on your favorite Linux/UNIX distro. And, it's packaged in PortableApps.com Format so you can use it on its own or with the PortableApps.com Suite. ... read more

Posted by John T. Haller 2007-07-18

Mozilla Firefox, Portable Edition 2.0.0.4 Released

Mozilla Firefox, Portable Edition 2.0.0.4 has been released. It's the popular Mozilla Firefox web browser bundled with a PortableApps.com Launcher as a portable app, so you can take your bookmarks, extensions and saved passwords with you. It works from any removable media (USB flash drive, iPod, portable hard drive, CD, etc) on any Windows computer (Windows 98 through Vista) or within Wine on your favorite Linux/UNIX distro. And, it's packaged in PortableApps.com Format so you can use it on its own or with the PortableApps.com Suite. ... read more

Posted by John T. Haller 2007-05-31

Mozilla Firefox, Portable Edition 2.0.0.3 Released

Mozilla Firefox, Portable Edition 2.0.0.3 has been released. It's the popular Mozilla Firefox web browser bundled with a PortableApps.com Launcher as a portable app, so you can take your bookmarks, extensions and saved passwords with you. It works from any removable media (USB flash drive, iPod, portable hard drive, CD, etc) on any Windows computer (Windows 95 through Vista) or within Wine on your favorite Linux/UNIX distro. And, it's packaged in PortableApps.com Format so you can use it on its own or with the PortableApps.com Suite. ... read more

Posted by John T. Haller 2007-04-09

Mozilla Firefox, Portable Edition 2.0.0.2 Released

Mozilla Firefox, Portable Edition 2.0.0.2 has been released. It's the popular Mozilla Firefox web browser bundled with a PortableApps.com Launcher as a portable app, so you can take your bookmarks, extensions and saved passwords with you. It works from any removable media (USB flash drive, iPod, portable hard drive, CD, etc) on any Windows computer (Windows 95 through Vista) or within Wine on your favorite Linux/UNIX distro. And, it's packaged in PortableApps.com Format so you can use it on its own or with the PortableApps.com Suite. ... read more

Posted by John T. Haller 2007-02-27

Mozilla Firefox, Portable Edition 2.0.0.1 Released

Mozilla Firefox, Portable Edition 2.0.0.1 has been released. It's the popular Mozilla Firefox web browser bundled with a PortableApps.com Launcher as a portable app, so you can take your bookmarks, extensions and saved passwords with you. It works from any removable media (USB flash drive, iPod, portable hard drive, CD, etc) on any Windows computer (Windows 95 through Vista) or within Wine on your favorite Linux/UNIX distro. And, it's packaged in PortableApps Format so you can use it on its own or with the PortableApps.com Suite.... read more

Posted by John T. Haller 2007-02-15

Firefox Portable 1.5.0.6 Released

Firefox Portable (formerly Portable Firefox) 1.5.0.6 has been released. It's the popular Mozilla Firefox web browser packaged with a PortableApps.com Launcher as a portable app, so you can take your bookmarks, extensions and saved passwords with you. It works from any removable media (USB flash drive, iPod, portable hard drive, CD, etc) on any Windows computer (Windows 95 through Vista) or within Wine on your favorite Linux/UNIX distro.... read more

Posted by John T. Haller 2006-08-03

Firefox Portable 1.5.0.5 and 2.0 Beta 1 Released

Mozilla Firefox - Portable Edition (Firefox Portable, for short) 1.5.0.5 has been released. It's the popular Mozilla Firefox web browser packaged with a PortableApps.com Launcher as a portable app, so you can take your bookmarks, extensions and saved passwords with you. This new release adds in a ton of new features, including: the ability to run from a CD, partial upgrade support, in-place upgrades, lots of handy bug fixes, support for running within Wine on *nix and more. And this release is also paired with releases of Firefox Portable 1.0.8 and Firefox Portable 2.0 Beta 1 using the same updated launcher, for all the web developers and testers out there.... read more

Posted by John T. Haller 2006-07-27

Portable Firefox 1.5.0.3 Released

Portable Firefox 1.5.0.3 has been released. Portable Firefox is the popular Mozilla Firefox web browser packaged with a PortableApps Launcher as a portable app, so you can take your bookmarks, extensions and saved passwords with you. It can be loaded up on a USB thumbdrive, iPod, portable hard drive, etc and used on any Windows computer.

New in this version:
- Firefox updated to 1.5.0.3
- Refined App/Data directories for easy backups
- Fixed issues with custom plugins or userprofile directories... read more

Posted by John T. Haller 2006-05-03

Portable Firefox 1.5.0.2 Released

Portable Firefox 1.5.0.2 has been released. Portable Firefox is the popular Mozilla Firefox web browser packaged with a PortableApps Launcher as a portable app, so you can take your bookmarks, extensions and saved passwords with you. It can be loaded up on a USB thumbdrive, portable hard drive, etc and used on any Windows computer.

New in this version:
- Firefox updated to 1.5.0.2
- Switched to self-extracting archive download (only 5MB)
- Switched to split App/Data directories for easy backups... read more

Posted by John T. Haller 2006-04-28

Portable Firefox 1.5.0.1 Released

Portable Firefox 1.5.0.1 has been released. For the unfamiliar, Portable Firefox is the popular Mozilla Firefox web browser packaged with a PortableApps Launcher as a portable app, so you can take your bookmarks, extensions and saved passwords with you. It can be loaded up on a USB thumbdrive, portable hard drive, etc and used on any Windows computer.

New in this version:
- Firefox updated to 1.5.0.1
- Ability to use local homepages... read more

Posted by John T. Haller 2006-04-06

Portable Firefox 1.5 Released

Portable Firefox 1.5 has been released. For the unfamiliar, Portable Firefox is a repackaging of the popular Mozilla Firefox browser designed to run from portable devices. It can be loaded up on a USB thumbdrive, portable hard drive, etc and used on any Windows computer.

Quite a few updates accompany this version including:
- Firefox updated to 1.5
- Improved extension compatibility including GreaseMonkey, CustomizeGoogle, etc
- Detection of other Firefox instances
- Auto-correction of common profile bugs
- Splash screen for instant feedback (handy on slower devices)... read more

Posted by John T. Haller 2005-12-09

Portable Firefox 1.5 RC3 Released

Portable Firefox allows you to carry your whole web browser along with all your bookmarks and extensions with you on an iPod, USB thumbdrive, portable hard drive or any other portable media. You can plug it right into any Windows computer and use it just like you would on your own. It is a repackaged version of the popular Mozilla Firefox browser designed with portability in mind, so it has all the same great features of Firefox, but there's nothing to install. ... read more

Posted by John T. Haller 2005-11-18

Portable Firefox 1.5 RC1 Released

Portable Firefox allows you to carry your whole web browser along with all your bookmarks and extensions with you on an iPod, USB thumbdrive, portable hard drive or any other portable media. You can plug it right into any Windows computer and use it just like you would on your own. It is a repackaged version of the popular Mozilla Firefox browser designed with portability in mind, so it has all the same great features of Firefox, but there's nothing to install.... read more

Posted by John T. Haller 2005-11-10