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Update on Firefox Support for Windows XP and Vista

#1
In approximately March, 2017, Windows XP and Vista users will automatically be moved to the Firefox Extended Support Release (ESR).

Firefox is one of the few browsers that continues to support Windows XP and Vista, and we expect to continue to provide security updates for users until September 2017. Users do not need to take additional action to receive those updates. In mid-2017, user numbers on Windows XP and Vista will be reassessed and a final support end date will be announced...
Source: https://blog.mozilla.org/futurereleases/2016/12/23/firefox-support-for-xp-and-vista/

See also: https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/end-support-windows-xp-and-vista
 

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    NVIDIA GeForce 8500 GT
#2

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#3
An elderly relation is still using Vista on her PC just for emailing and she currently has Firefox. Is there going to be any browser that will be OK to use with Vista after Sept 2017?
 

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#4
Maybe Waterfox and Pale Moon - MAYBE. If so, the x64 versions will work here (as an added bonus)
 

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System One

  • Manufacturer/Model
    HP xw8200 Workstation
    CPU
    Two Intel Zeon 3.68 GHz Processors
    Motherboard
    Proprietary
    Memory
    7 GB DDR2 400 MHz
    Graphics Card(s)
    nVidia GeForce 9400GT PCI
    Sound Card
    SoundMax Integrated
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    Samsung SyncMaster 213T 21" 4x3 Flat Screen
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    1600x1200
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    Two Fujitsu MAP3735NP 73 GB U320 SCSI Disks
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    Proprietary
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    HP xw8200 Workstation Case
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    Two CPU Fans and One Larger Cooling Fan
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    Microsoft USB Optical Mouse
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    PS/2 Keyboard
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    7 mbps
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    Two LSI U320 SCSI Adapters
    (also I run Windows 8 Pro x64 - no place ot list OS)
#7

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System One

  • Manufacturer/Model
    HP xw8200 Workstation
    CPU
    Two Intel Zeon 3.68 GHz Processors
    Motherboard
    Proprietary
    Memory
    7 GB DDR2 400 MHz
    Graphics Card(s)
    nVidia GeForce 9400GT PCI
    Sound Card
    SoundMax Integrated
    Monitor(s) Displays
    Samsung SyncMaster 213T 21" 4x3 Flat Screen
    Screen Resolution
    1600x1200
    Hard Drives
    Two Fujitsu MAP3735NP 73 GB U320 SCSI Disks
    PSU
    Proprietary
    Case
    HP xw8200 Workstation Case
    Cooling
    Two CPU Fans and One Larger Cooling Fan
    Mouse
    Microsoft USB Optical Mouse
    Keyboard
    PS/2 Keyboard
    Internet Speed
    7 mbps
    Other Info
    Two LSI U320 SCSI Adapters
    (also I run Windows 8 Pro x64 - no place ot list OS)

Vistaar

Vista Guru
#8
Mozilla has extended support until June 2018:

[FONT=&amp]Last year we [/FONT]announced[FONT=&amp] that Windows XP and Vista users would be automatically moved to the [/FONT]Firefox Extended Support Release[FONT=&amp] (ESR), ensuring them continued updates until at least September, 2017.

[/FONT]
[FONT=&amp]Today we are announcing June 2018 as the final end of life date for Firefox support on Windows XP and Vista. As one of the few browsers that continues to support Windows XP and Vista, Firefox users on these platforms can expect security updates until that date. Users do not need to take additional action to receive those updates.[/FONT]
Source: Update on Firefox support for Windows XP and Vista | Future Releases
 

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System One

  • Manufacturer/Model
    HP Pavilion Elite m9150f
    CPU
    Intel Q6600
    Memory
    3 GB
    Graphics Card(s)
    NVIDIA GeForce 8500 GT