Update to Firefox 99, the latest version of the Firefox browser
There are many reasons to update Firefox to the latest version. Most of the time, you can do this when the browser is not working properly. Another reason is that hundreds of bugs are fixed with each release, which prevents problems so you never have to encounter them.
It’s easy to update Firefox to the latest version. That is how:
How to update Firefox?
To force the latest update, download and install Firefox directly from Mozilla:
Depending on how you’ve configured Firefox, updating may be automatic, meaning you don’t have to manually download and install each update.
Check your update settings in Firefox from the top right menu bar. Anger Settings > General > firefox updates. There is the option to keep the browser always up to date.
What is the latest version of Firefox?
The latest version of Firefox was released on April 12, 2022. Mozilla’s See what’s new in Firefox 99.0.1 page details the changes since the previous version, including:
- repaired– Fixed an issue for Windows users that prevented hardware video decoding on newer Intel drivers.
- repaired: Fixed issue with Bengali text rendering.
- repaired: Fixed a selection issue in the loading panel with drag and drop.
- repaired– Fixed an issue that prevented Zoom gallery mode for users accessing zoom.us URLs instead of subdomain.zoom.us URLs.
Other versions of Firefox
Firefox is available in many languages for Windows, Mac, and Linux, in 32-bit and 64-bit. You can see all of these downloads on one page of the Mozilla site.
Not all operating systems are supported. See the Firefox system requirements for full details. Published requirements for the latest version of Firefox include Windows 11, Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, macOS 12-10.12, and GNU/Linux.
Firefox is also available for Android devices on the Google Play Store and for Apple devices on the iOS App Store:
Preview versions of Firefox are also available for download.
Several download sites offer the latest version of Firefox, but some of these sites include additional, possibly unwanted, software with your browser download. Save yourself the trouble and use the Mozilla website to download Firefox.