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Old 09-06-2003, 06:20 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Question Mozilla Firebird?

Have any of you tried Mozilla Firebird yet? I downloaded it today and I actually like it.

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Old 09-06-2003, 07:18 PM   #2 (permalink)
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I use it sometimes and like it a lot. I find it a bit faster then IE with a nice simple interface that is highly customizeable. Although, it doesn't have the compatibility of IE.

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Old 09-06-2003, 07:49 PM   #3 (permalink)
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As i am viewing it now... i say i like it a lot. The new build that i have is awesome as you get. The thing that i wish it could do is run the updates... then i'd permanently switch over to Mozilla
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Old 09-06-2003, 08:36 PM   #4 (permalink)
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I use it all the time on my laptop. I actually really like it.. I didn't think it would be much of an improvement over IE, but I really like the look and feel and the fact that it's entirely customizable.
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Old 09-06-2003, 10:21 PM   #5 (permalink)
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The built-in popup killer is handy, but before I permanently switch, I would say for all webmasters to study cross-browser compatibility.

Oh yeah, and the Windows Update page doesn't work with it.
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Old 09-07-2003, 03:27 PM   #6 (permalink)
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i love mozilla firebird...just occasionaly some pages that .. are built around IE give me problems..but yah i use a 'lot' of extensions on it, plus i love the themes... if i was at home right now i would type out all the extensions i use for ****s n giggles but i cant think.. i know of 'smooth scrolling, xtra tabbed window prefs, download manager, umm download status bar, .. thats all i can think of. =x
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I saw very little difference between that and Opera.

And I've been using Opera for years, so it didn't make sence to switch.
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Old 09-08-2003, 02:57 PM   #8 (permalink)
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Old 09-08-2003, 07:52 PM   #9 (permalink)
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I like the tabs and the themes. So much more fun than IE.

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