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How to STOP auto update and keep on using an old FF ?

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genius5000
 
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Post Posted October 27th, 2017, 1:37 am

I wanted to keep on using FF v48 (x64) and not to update to the latest version.
But, after a restart it got automatically updated to v56, although it was selected "Never Update" in Advance option.

Can anyone please explain and help?

Thank you

TheVisitor
 
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Post Posted October 27th, 2017, 2:29 am

Discussion here: viewtopic.php?f=7&t=3034394

In short remove Mozilla Maintenance Service or disable it in Services.

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Post Posted October 27th, 2017, 2:45 am

Duplicate, locking. Continue the discussion here: viewtopic.php?f=7&t=3034394
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