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Should I remove Mozilla Firefox x86 fr?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #15,583
Reach 0.0197%

Versions

VersionDistribution
19.0 100.00%

Typically installed together

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Mozilla Firefox 19.0 x86 fr

What is Mozilla Firefox x86 fr?

Mozilla Firefox is a free and open source is a web browser coordinated by Mozilla Corporation and Mozilla Foundation that is a heavily localized. Firefox uses the Gecko layout engine to render web pages, which implements current and anticipated web standards. Functions can be added through extensions, created by third-party developers and thus provides an environment for web developers in which they can use built-in tools. Firefox uses a sandbox security model, and limits scripts from accessing data from other web sites based on the same origin policy.

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 56 files and is usually about 51.01 MB (53,484,627 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.com/fr
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Mozilla Firefox
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Mozilla Firefox\uninstall\helper.exe
Estimated size: 51.01 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Mozilla Firefox 19.0 x86 fr

Program executable:firefox.exe
Name:Firefox
Signed by:Mozilla Corporation
Path:C:\Program Files\mozilla firefox\firefox.exe
MD5:17ba6a9486bb0518964969f96c5f0bd5
Additional files:
  • Firefox Setup 15.0.1.exe - Firefox
  • webapp-uninstaller.exe - Mozilla Webapp Runtime App Uninstaller
  • freebl3.dll - Network Security Services (NSS freebl Library)
  • nspr4.dll - Netscape Portable Runtime (NSPR Library)
  • nss3.dll - NSS Base Library
  • nssckbi.dll - NSS Builtin Trusted Root CAs
  • nssdbm3.dll - Legacy Database Driver
  • nssutil3.dll - NSS Utility Library
  • plc4.dll - PLC Library
  • plds4.dll - PLDS Library
  • smime3.dll - NSS S/MIME Library
  • softokn3.dll - NSS PKCS #11 Library
  • ssl3.dll - NSS SSL Library
  • AccessibleMarshal.dll
  • breakpadinjector.dll
  • crashreporter.exe
  • gkmedias.dll
  • libEGL.dll
  • libGLESv2.dll
  • maintenanceservice.exe
  • maintenanceservice_installer.exe - Mozilla Maintenance Service Installer
  • mozalloc.dll
  • mozglue.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
  • xpcom.dll
  • xul.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

7 Scheduled Tasks
  • firefox.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{0FB8BB79-7CD3-4639-90C9-69509CA4008C}' (runs on registration).
  • plugin-hang-ui.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{D6AB524D-0E78-40E8-B1F8-88570EE594D1}' (runs on registration).
  • crashreporter.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{A7DE8F93-7AEF-4BB5-9B21-E4B2962BA0D9}' (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).
  • updater.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{E06C89BE-A80A-41F5-98AD-BFD4563DB14D}' (runs on registration).
  • Plus 1 more
Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • firefox.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named Quarantine Management.
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 'Firefox' and executes as C:\Program Files\Mozilla Firefox\firefox.exe.
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
  • plugin-container.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Add\Browser\Firefox\plugin-container.exe'.
  • firefox.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Mozilla Firefox\firefox.exe'.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

firefox.exe
Memory:310.08 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0019250869%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00075628%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00116880%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:25,423,914
8,062,084 average
Switches/sec:88
70 average
I/O reads/min:156.51 KB
435.61 KB average
I/O writes/min:81.95 KB
105.02 KB average
plugin-container.exe
Memory:30.34 MB
Total CPU:0.0430966099%
Kernel CPU:0.02065497%
User CPU:0.02244164%
CPU cycles/sec:58,313,140
Switches/sec:179
I/O reads/min:1.01 MB
I/O writes/min:1.08 MB

How do I remove Mozilla Firefox x86 fr?

Quickly and completely remove Mozilla Firefox 19.0 (x86 fr) 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 fr 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 19.0 (x86 fr), 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 fr.

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 62%
Win Vista 0%
 
WHEN IT STARTS
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 71.48%
Windows XP 13.36%
Windows Vista 10.47%
Windows 8 4.69%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 34.42%
Windows 7 Professional 21.01%
Microsoft Windows XP 13.77%
Windows 7 Ultimate 12.32%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 7.61%
Windows Vista Home Basic 1.81%

Distribution by countryGeography

63.83% of installs come from France
Which countries install it?
  France 63.83%
  Canada 9.57%
  DZ 5.67%
  Belgium 4.61%
  MA 4.26%
  United States 3.19%
  Switzerland 1.77%
  TN 1.06%
  Brazil 0.71%
  CI 0.71%
  Spain 0.71%
  NC 0.71%
  United Kingdom 0.35%
  GP 0.35%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 29.09%
Dell 20.61%
Acer 16.97%
ASUS 13.94%
GIGABYTE 6.67%
Toshiba 4.24%
Samsung 3.64%
American Megatrends 1.21%
Intel 1.21%
MSI 1.21%
Packard Bell 1.21%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 5.00%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.33%
MSI MS-7592 2.50%
Acer Aspire X5900 1.67%
ASUSTeK K52JT 1.67%
ASUSTeK K73SD 1.67%

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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