Software Details

Firefox 3.0.6


Platform: Solaris
Category: Applications > WWW Browser



Overview:
WWW browser

Details:

Firefox empowers you to browse faster, more safely and more efficiently than with any other browser.

Features:

  • Popup Blocking
    Stop annoying popup ads in their tracks with Firefox's built in popup blocker.
  • Tabbed Browsing
    View more than one web page in a single window with this time saving feature. Open links in the background so that they're ready for viewing when you're ready to read them. Find out more...
  • Privacy and Security
    Built with your security in mind, Firefox keeps your computer safe from malicious spyware by not loading harmful ActiveX controls. A comprehensive set of privacy tools keep your online activity your business.
  • Smarter Search
    Google Search is built right into the toolbar, and there is a plethora of other search tools including Smart Keywords (type "dict " in the Location bar), and the new Find bar (which finds text as you type without covering up anything).
  • Live Bookmarks
    RSS integration lets you read the latest news headlines and read updates to your favorite sites that are syndicated. Find out more...
  • Hassle-Free Downloading
    Files you download are automatically saved to your Desktop so they're easy to find. Fewer prompts mean files download quicker.
  • Fits Like a Glove
    Simple and intuitive, yet fully featured, Firefox has all the functions you're used to - Bookmarks, History, Full Screen, Text Zooming to make pages with small text easier to read, etc.
    S, M, L or XL—It's Your Choice. Firefox is the most customizable browser on the planet. Customize your toolbars to add additional buttons, install new Extensions that add new features, add new Themes to browse with style, and use the adaptive search system to allow you to search an infinite number of engines. Firefox is as big or small as you want.
  • A Developer's Best Friend
    Firefox comes with a standard set of developer tools including a powerful JavaScript and CSS error/warning console, and an optional Document Inspector that gives detailed insight about your pages.

Executable Path: /usr/local/bin/firefox


Available to:
  • Students
  • Faculty
  • Staff
Installed in the following computing labs:
  • Gateway Lab 2305
AFS client:

Can be run from any  Solaris PC that is configured as an AFS client
Remote Access:

Can be run from any  Windows, Linux, or Mac PC using an XServer application.
Download Filesize:
Not available for download.

Last Updated: June 29, 2017