January 27, 2015

How To Prevent Firefox From Automatic Updates Guide


I know many of you do not want Firefox to automatically or some may called it "silently and forcefully updating " to its latest version.

It is because by default Firefox automatic updating function has already set without asking for your permission.

Anyway, this is what you need to do to stop it from happening:

1. Click "Tools".

2. Click "Options".

3. A new page titled "Options" opens up as shown below.

How To Prevent Firefox From Automatic Updates Guide

4. Click on "Advanced" on the left side.

5. It will show another page. Click on "Update" on top of the page.

6. Select (by clicking on the small circle) next to: "Check for updates, but let me choose whether to install them". (As shown in the image above)

How to prevent Firefox from automatic updates tip
7.That's all.

That's how you disabled or turn off Firefox from up automatic update its latest version.


Written by: Kher Cheng Guan