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Once a time Firefox was even near to cross Google Chrome to become the best browser in the world. Now the ranking of the Firefox has dropped to third. Microsoft has acquired the past place of the firefox. That doesn’t mean Firefox is not good anymore. Mozilla is still working on firefox to make it better and better for users. There is a reason why Firefox is known as the best browser for Developers.
Like other browsers, Firefox also gets frequent updates from the developers. Recently Mozilla launched an update for Firefox 73, this update for offline installers. People using Online installers will get an automatic pop-up whenever the update arrives.
This update brings minor changes to it. Overall it will improve your Firefox experience. With the launch of this update, Mozilla continues to make Firefox users interface better and better.
- Previous most recent stable version: Firefox 74.0.1
- Release Date: April 7th, 2020
- Corresponding ESR release: 68.7.0
- Release owner: Pascal Chevrel
- Compatibility: Compatible with Windows (32-bit and 64-bit both), Mac and Linux
What’s New in this update:
Today’s Firefox release includes two features that help users view and read website content more easily, quickly. Like all accessibility improvements, these features improve browsing for everyone.
Firefox has offered a page zoom feature for more than a decade that allows users to set the zoom level on a per-site basis. For users who need to zoom most websites, having to adjust zoom for each new site can be an annoyance. To address this, we have implemented a new global default zoom level setting. This option is available in about:preferences under “Language and Appearance” and can be scaled up or down from 100% as needed and sets the default zoom level for all sites. Per-site zoom is still available to make adjustments to individual sites as needed.
Many users with low vision rely on Windows’ High Contrast Mode to make websites more readable. Traditionally, to increase the readability of text, Firefox has disabled background images when High Contrast Mode is enabled. With today’s release of Firefox 73, we introduce a “readability backplate” solution which places a block of background color between the text and background image. Now, websites in High Contrast Mode are more readable without disabling background images.
Download Firefox 73 Offline Installers:
- Download Firefox 73 for Windows 32-bit [47.36 MB]
- Download Firefox 73 for Windows 64-bit [48.62 MB]
- Download Firefox 73 for Linux 32-bit [65.33 MB]
- Download Firefox 73 for Linux 64-bit [63.24 MB]
- Download Firefox 73 for macOS [65.99 MB]
Download Firefox 73.0.1 Offline installers:
- Download Firefox 73.0.1 for Windows 32-bit [47.36 MB]
- Download Firefox 73.0.1 for Windows 64-bit [48.62 MB]
- Download Firefox 73.0.1 for Linux 32-bit [65.33 MB]
- Download Firefox 73.0.1 for Linux 64-bit [63.24 MB]
- Download Firefox 73.0.1 for macOS [65.99 MB]
These are the ways through which you can check the installed version of Firefox including the following:
- Using Firefox Help
- Using Firefox about: support command
- Using Windows command-line