Install the Latest Firefox on Linux LXLE 12.04 LTS 32/64-bit
The Guide Shows You Step-by-Step How to Install the Latest Firefox 71 i686/x8664 Browser for Linux LXLE 12.04 LTS Lxde 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 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 Desktop.
Download Latest Firefox for LinuxFirefox Linux x86/x64 tar.bz2
Double-Click on Archive and Extract into /tmp
Open a Terminal Window
(Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
- Relocate Firefox Directory
Login as SuperUser
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 && 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
Create a Firefox App Launcher on LXLE MenuHow Launcher for LXLE Menu
How to Install Google-Chrome Browser on LXLE: