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Post Posted May 30th, 2021, 10:30 am

Hi everyone
There is bug it is not possible anymore disable update. I already disabled it in config and still i am getting messages about new updates.
Someone should fix it otherwise i am going out.

firefox developer version

Thanks all.

Note: also it is unprofessional put smiles in settings for example "hahaha firefox is your current default browser" it is really arrogant
Best reg P

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Post Posted May 31st, 2021, 6:24 am

Why are you using a beta version?

You will get less frequent update prompts with a release version.

Note: Firefox 88 release should start to update to Firefox 89 release for some users starting tomorrow.
The beta will become 90.0b1 and the nightly 91.0a1.
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Post Posted May 31st, 2021, 11:39 am

thanks for your great suggestion regard alternative way...

Please i dont see any alternative version as a beta or full release
https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/developer/

please in config / settings there are no any alternative which update i should get (beta/full ver)
please can you help me out how to prevent any updates on developer version? You see i tried find that you suggestion but i cant see it...

Thanks so much for you comment

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Post Posted May 31st, 2021, 1:11 pm

https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/all/#product-desktop-release

The Developer Edition is basically the same as Beta channel but with additional developer features. A version on Beta channel can get say around 9 to 15 builds.

The app.update.channel in about:config if it exists is just to show what channel you are on as changing it in about:config or prefs.js has no effect as it has not been a modifiable preference since Firefox 4.0. You can change channel in channel-prefs.js in Profile file but it is not as if you will then get a update from a Beta build going backwards to current Release. It is for say going from Release to Beta though you may as well install the current Beta build instead in this case.

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Post Posted June 1st, 2021, 7:13 pm

I am sorry guys,
I recognized that DEVELOPER version is for you mozilla developers and beta testers...
What i thought all the time that it is for "web developers version" because when i started use it them i saw there many features regard web HTML analysis and etc.... and also there was firstly introduced black theme..

Thanks for clarification. I am going to use classic mozilla firefox... I can see there is no many changes

Best regards pablo and sorry for miss understanding.

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