Mozilla is about to launch Firefox 72.zero.2, an replace for the secure channel model of the net browser. The new model of the Firefox internet browser is a stability and bug repair launch; it doesn’t seem to include any safety fixes.
The new model of Firefox will be supplied mechanically by way of the browser’s computerized replace system offered that Firefox customers haven’t disabled the performance. It will additionally be made accessible on the official Mozilla web site and third-party web sites as soon as it has been released.
Firefox customers can run handbook checks for updates with a click on on Menu > Help > About Firefox. The browser queries the replace server and both downloads and installs the brand new model mechanically or on person request relying on updating preferences.
The browser is obtainable as a 32-bit or 64-bit model by Mozilla. As far as modifications are involved, the next is modified within the new Firefox 72.zero.2 model:
- Fixed a problem that prevented some information from opening if areas have been discovered within the path. The bug, first reported two months in the past, mentions a bug in Thunderbird that stops the opening of a pdf file with an area in its identify. Firefox and Thunderbird are primarily based on the identical code and Firefox was discovered to be affected by the problem as nicely. You can take a look at bug 1601905 for extra particulars.
- Fixed a problem that triggered Firefox CPU utilization to go up when opening the password supervisor (about:logins) whereas a grasp password has been set. The reporter seen that it will take 10 seconds to load on a take a look at system and that Firefox would use 100% of the CPU throughout that point. You can take a look at the bug 1606992 for extra info.
- Fixed a video stuttering situation on some programs for movies performed at fullscreen 1080p 60fps. You can take a look at bug 1608485 for particulars.
- Fixed a problem that triggered CSS Shadow Parts guidelines to use on to first of sort. See bug 1604989 for extra info.
- Plus “numerous” unnamed stability fixes.
Firefox for Android 68.four.2 will additionally be released on January 20, 2020. It makes minor fixes solely in accordance with Mozilla.
Now You: Have you put in the brand new model? What is your impression?