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tnffuser
 
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Post Posted August 17th, 2018, 10:18 am

After every Win10 update Edge is reset as default,
Starting FF it asks to be set as default, which I then do.

When I go into the Win10 settings, Default apps, and click on default browser, Firefox is not listed,
only Edge, Chrome, IE, and 'Look in app store . . . . . '. It is listed under the file types for html, htm, and is set for those.
Is there a simple way to get FF listed there also, so to set it permanently.

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Post Posted August 17th, 2018, 10:54 am

This might not answer it, but... Default browser.
Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 6.1; en-US; rv:1.9.1.19) Gecko/20110420 SeaMonkey/2.0.14 Pinball CopyURL+ FetchTextURL FlashGot NoScript

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Post Posted August 17th, 2018, 1:36 pm

This is a Windows issue and not a Firefox support matter. Moving this to MozillaZine Tech.

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Post Posted August 18th, 2018, 3:05 am

Hi tnffuser,
Have you asked/searched the WIN 10 fora?
For ref; > https://www.tenforums.com/gtsearch.php? ... x=0&sa.y=0
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