The Mozilla launches the updates of Firefox quite frequently. But some questions possibly arise in your mind regarding updating your browser such as:
- What is the need to update the Browser?
- Will the update affect my previous settings?
- Is there any benefit to me?
The answer is, you should update the browser as the new version is introduced to overcome the flaws that are present in the current version. Your settings can be configured and the Firefox provides the backup for the bookmarks, thus, all your previous settings can be re-installed on the new version.
The Mozilla Firefox can be updated either manually or automatically, this article will teach you to Update Mozilla Firefox by applying any of the two methods as explained below.
Steps to Update Mozilla Firefox
Method 1 of 2:
To Manually Install the Updates:
Step 1: Open the Firefox, click on the “Menu” icon and then go to “Help”option.
Step 2: From the options displayed, click on “About Firefox”.
Step 3: Firefox will now check for updates, if available they would automatically install it at its own.
Step 4: You will find the “Restart to update” option, click on it to update your browser.
Method 2 of 2:
To configure the Automatic Updates:
Step 1: Click on Firefox “Menu” icon available at the top right corner, and then click on “Options”.
Step 2: Choose “Advanced” panel, then under the “update” section select “Automatically install updates” option.
Press “OK” to make the changes.