How to Install Latest Firefox 70 on Linux Mint 12 Lisa 32/64-bit Easy Visual-Guide

March 5, 2014 | By thelinuxevangelist | Filed in: Tutorial.

Install the Latest Firefox on Linux Mint 12 Lisa 32/64-bit

The Guide Shows You Step-by-Step How to Install the Latest Firefox 70 i686/x8664 Browser for Linux Mint 12 Lisa Mate/Cinnamon/KDE/Xfce i386/amd64 Desktop.

The Latest Firefox Version Coexists Perfectly with Other Eventual Firefox Versions on System, this Meaning that Once Fired Up it Will Simply Follow to Load the Existing Default Firefox Environment.

To Make Easier the Visualization of the whole Process I have Inserted the Essentials Screenshots of the Installation.

Inside the Instructions you will Find also a Link to How to Create a Launcher for Firefox Browser on Linux Mint Desktops.

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  1. Download Latest Firefox for Linux

    Firefox Linux x86/x64 tar.bz2
  2. Double-Click/Right-Click on Archive and Extract into /tmp

    Install the Latest Firefox on Linux Mint 12 Lisa 32/64-bit - Mate Extraction

  3. Open a Terminal Window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    Install the Latest Firefox on Linux Mint 12 Lisa 32/64-bit - Mate Open Terminal
  4. How to Install Google-Chrome on Linux Mint

    Installing Chrome for Mint
  5. Relocate Firefox Directory

    Login as SuperUser

    su 

    If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then Look: Solution

    Relocate firefox Into firefox-latest

    sudo chown -R root:root /tmp/firefox && mv /tmp/firefox /opt/firefox-latest

    Make a firefox-latest Symlink for Easy-Starting

    ln -s /opt/firefox-latest/firefox /usr/local/bin/firefox-latest

    Next you Can Start Firefox from Terminal with

    firefox-latest
  6. Create a Mate App Launcher for Easy-Starting

    How to Launcher for Mate

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