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Firefox is a free web browser from Mozilla and is written in open source code. On computers handled by the University running Windows or Linux operative system, it is part of the standard software package that is installed on UiB computers. For personal computers, you can download it from either or

Problem Solving

Start - Support - Reset Firefox

NB: This procedure will only work for computers that are maintained by the IT-Department.

If you experience problems with Firefox, it will usually help to close the program entirely and run a script called Reset Firefox. To find this, you do the following:

Step 1: Press the Start-menu(Windows logo)

Step 2: Click on “All Programs” and select the folder called “Support”.


Step 3: Select the option called “Reset Firefox” to repair the Firefox web browser.


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