How-to Install Latest Firefox 58 Browser on Linux Kali Easy Visual-Guide

April 19th, 2017 by thelinuxevangelist

Hello Kali User! This Tutorial Shows You Step-by-step How-to Install Firefox 58 Latest Stable Browser for Kali 32/64bit Gnome GNU/Linux Desktop.

The Firefox Latest Version Coexists Perfectly with eventuals Others Firefox Versions without Making Any Troubles, 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 Kali Desktop.

Firefox Quick-Start on Kali Linux - Featured
  1. Download Latest Firefox 32/64bit for Linux:

    Firefox i686/x8664 tar.bz2
  2. Double-Click on Firefox Archive and Extract Into /tmp
    Install Firefox on Kali Gnome - Extract
  3. Open a Terminal Shell emulator window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    Installing Firefox on Kali Linux  - Kali Open Terminal
  4. Relocate Firefox Directory
    First Login as SuperUser:


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

    Set the SuperUser as Owner:

    chown -R root:root /tmp/firefox

    Then to Relocate firefox Into firefox-latest:

    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:


    To Achieve the SuperUser session:

  5. Create a Launcher for Easy Desktop Starting:

    Launcher for Kali Gnome How-to

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