How to Install Latest Firefox on Linux Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty LTS 32-64bit Easy Visual-Guide

May 15, 2014 | By the+gnu+linux+evangelist | Filed in: Tutorial.

Install the Latest Firefox on Linux Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty LTS 32/64-bit

The Guide shows you Step-by-Step How to Install the Latest Firefox i686/x8664 Browser for Linux Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Tahr LTS Unity i386/amd64 Desktop.

Sure it’s possible also to Install some Adjourned Firefox Version by some PPA but it can’t be Sure that will be always the Last One…

The Latest Firefox Version Coexists Perfectly with Other Eventual Firefox Versions on System, this meaning that it’s sharing the Default Environment.

So to make easier the Visualization of the whole process the Guide includes the essential Screenshots.

Inside you find also detailed instructions about How to Create a Launcher for Firefox Browser on Linux Desktop.

Step-by-step – Firefox ESR CentOS 8 Installation
  1. Download Latest Firefox for Linux

    Firefox i686/x64 tar.bz2
  2. Double-Click on Archive and Extract into /tmp.

    Install the Latest Firefox on Linux Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty LTS 32/64-bit - Ubuntu Extraction

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

    Install the Latest Firefox on Linux Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty LTS 32/64-bit - Mate Open Terminal
  4. How to Install Google-Chrome Web Browser on Ubuntu Linux
    SetUp Chrome on Ubuntu.

  5. Relocate Firefox Directory

    Login as SuperUser

    sudo su

    If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then see: How to Enable sudo

    Relocate firefox Into firefox-latest.

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

    Make a firefox-latest Symlink for Easy-Starting.

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

    Launching Latest Firefox Browser from Terminal:

    firefox-latest
  6. To Start from Desktop Create Ubuntu App Launcher

    How to Make a Laucher

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