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Should I remove Mozilla Firefox x86 ar?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
9% remove it91% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #9,092
United States Rank #31,201
Reach 0.0503%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 1.31 days
24.94 days >
Average installed length: 13.10 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
26.0 100.00%

Typically installed together

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Mozilla Firefox 26.0 x86 ar

What is Mozilla Firefox x86 ar?

Mozilla Firefox is a free and open source web browser. Firefox 26 changed the behavior of Java plugins to "click-to-play" mode instead of automatically running them. It also added password manager support for script-generated fields, and the ability for Windows users without advanced write permissions to update Firefox.

About  (from Mozilla)

Mozilla Firefox is a fast, full-featured Web browser. Firefox includes pop-up blocking, tab-browsing, integrated Google search, simplified privacy controls, a streamlined browser window that shows you more of the page than any other browser and a number of additional features that work with you to help you get the most...  Read more

Overview

Upon installation, it defines an auto-start registry entry which allows the program run on each boot for the user which installed it. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). The software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The main program executable is firefox.exe. The software installer includes 44 files and is usually about 49.59 MB (52,000,486 bytes). updater.exe is the automatic update component of the software designed to download and apply new updates should new versions be released.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.mozilla.org/ar
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Mozilla Firefox
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Mozilla Firefox\uninstall\helper.exe"
Estimated size: 49.59 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Mozilla Firefox 26.0 x86 ar

Program executable:firefox.exe
Name:Firefox
Signed by:Mozilla Corporation
Path:C:\Program Files\mozilla firefox\firefox.exe
MD5:1eea6c1b35191dc177ea83672b9c3fc0
Additional files:
  • webapp-uninstaller.exe - Mozilla Webapp Runtime App Uninstaller
  • freebl3.dll - Network Security Services (NSS freebl Library)
  • nssckbi.dll - NSS Builtin Trusted Root CAs
  • nssdbm3.dll - Legacy Database Driver
  • softokn3.dll - NSS PKCS #11 Library
  • AccessibleMarshal.dll - Firefox
  • breakpadinjector.dll
  • crashreporter.exe
  • gkmedias.dll
  • libEGL.dll
  • libGLESv2.dll
  • maintenanceservice.exe
  • maintenanceservice_installer.exe - Mozilla Maintenance Service Installer
  • mozalloc.dll
  • mozglue.dll
  • nss3.dll
  • plugin-container.exe - Plugin Container for Firefox
  • plugin-hang-ui.exe - Plugin Hang UI for Firefox
  • updater.exe - Firefox Software Updater
  • webapprt-stub.exe
  • xul.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

3 Scheduled Tasks
  • firefox.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{B39098A0-1C7F-41EF-BF95-FE26C1AA95C3}' (runs on registration).
  • webapp-uninstaller.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{7B9BD747-0888-4EE8-8220-D6161ADEF187}' (runs on registration).
  • maintenanceservice.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{92BDEB50-12AA-41DD-9096-8D0FAF460827}' (runs on registration).
Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • firefox.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named Mozilla Firefox.
Service
  • maintenanceservice.exe runs as a service named 'Mozilla Maintenance Service' (MozillaMaintenance) "The Mozilla Maintenance Service ensures that you have the latest and most secure version of Mozilla Firefox on your computer. Keeping Firefox up to date is very important for your online security, and Mozilla strongly recommends that you keep this service enabled.".
Startup File (User Run)
  • firefox.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'RunIt' and executes as "C:\Program Files\Mozilla Firefox\firefox.exe" abouC:newaddon?id={64d64833-9296-421b-a362-83cfbd6291b6}.
Startup File (All Users Run Once)
  • firefox.exe is loaded once in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'AVG_uninstallation_survey' which loads as C:\Program Files\Mozilla Firefox\firefox.exe.
2 Windows Firewall Allowed Programs
  • firefox.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Mozilla Firefox\firefox.exe'.
  • plugin-container.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Mozilla Firefox\plugin-container.exe'.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

firefox.exe
Memory:574.62 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0221673029%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.01124077%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.01092654%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:353,446,293
8,062,084 average
Switches/sec:385
70 average
I/O reads/min:2.55 MB
435.61 KB average
I/O writes/min:3.25 MB
105.02 KB average
plugin-container.exe
Memory:29.72 MB
Total CPU:0.0120014844%
Kernel CPU:0.00809806%
User CPU:0.00390343%
CPU cycles/sec:55,701,243
Switches/sec:845
I/O reads/min:335.77 KB
I/O writes/min:320.82 KB

How do I remove Mozilla Firefox x86 ar?

Quickly and completely remove Mozilla Firefox 26.0 (x86 ar) from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Mozilla Firefox x86 ar from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Mozilla Firefox 26.0 (x86 ar), click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove Mozilla Firefox x86 ar.

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 53%
Win 8 0%
 
WHEN IT STARTS
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 69.10%
Windows 8 20.76%
Windows XP 9.63%
Windows Vista 0.50%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 46.50%
Microsoft Windows XP 9.67%
Windows 7 Home Premium 9.00%
Windows 7 Professional 7.33%
Windows 8 Pro 6.00%
Windows 8.1 Pro 4.17%

Distribution by countryGeography

23.87% of installs come from Saudi Arabia
Which countries install it?
  Saudi Arabia 23.87%
  IQ 15.78%
  Egypt 15.58%
  DZ 6.31%
  LY 4.34%
  United States 4.34%
  SY 4.14%
  YE 4.14%
  Israel 3.75%
  MA 3.16%
  PS 2.76%
  JO 2.56%
  Turkey 1.97%
  United Arab Emirates 1.78%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 25.65%
Hewlett-Packard 18.29%
Acer 15.44%
GIGABYTE 12.59%
Toshiba 10.69%
ASUS 5.23%
Samsung 4.04%
Lenovo 3.33%
Intel 2.61%
MSI 1.19%
American Megatrends 0.95%
Common models
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 7.02%
Dell Inspiron N5110 5.69%
Gigabyte G41MT-S2PT 4.01%
Dell Inspiron N5010 3.01%
LENOVO HuronRiver Platfor... 2.68%
Dell Inspiron 3521 2.34%

About Mozilla

Mozilla is a free software community best known for producing the Firefox web browser.
Publisher URL: www.mozilla.org

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