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Posted: March 5th, 2008, 12:13pm Report to Moderator
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Hello, old man forgets. How to make Firefox the default browser in win2k??? I dont like the IEX6. Anyone know the easy way??? or any way???
reg Triuno.
Posted: March 5th, 2008, 3:31pm Report to Moderator
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In Firefox Tools/Options/General tab. Click on Check now for default browser.
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Posted: March 6th, 2008, 4:39am Report to Moderator
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After some help from friends I found this and it works!!!:

Try a freeware utility called SetBrowser to force your system to use Netscape, IE, or Opera. From the web site:

" [SetBrowser is] a very simple program that lets you set the default web browser in Windows. Select the browser you want, and the program will modify the required registry settings. Can now also automatically locate the browser. A valuable tool for anybody who uses more than one web browser on their system (e.g. if you switch between Netscape Navigator / Communicator, Microsoft Internet Explorer, Opera and others). Warning: Since most web browsers have the ability to make themselves default (and automatically set all the proper registry settings), only use SetBrowser in situations where browsers don't recognize the current settings. 'Forcing' the default browser, as SetBrowser does, is really a last resort. "

the latest version of Firefox dont have that tab you refer to!!! in general.


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