Install Firefox 37 On Ubuntu 14.04 LTS / LinuxMint / RHEL / CentOS / OpenSUSE

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In this Tutorial I will show you how to install the Firefox 37 on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS /12.04 LTS, LinuxMint  / Fedora 20 / 19 / CentOS 6.X / 7.X , OpenMandriva & OpenSUSE

Firefox a most commonly used browsers by everyone and one of the standard browsers too.It is an opensource browser and it is developed by mozilla corporation and mozilla Foundation and  available for Multiple Operating systems (ie) Windows,Linux,Mac OSX.

Firefox Released its new stable Version 37 recently.

Installation Steps

Method 1 (For Debian based systems) Via PPA

Best and easy way is to upgrade firefox by updating the Repository.

sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get upgrade

Method  2 (Manual way to install from tar file)

Step 1:Download The Latest Version of Firefox 37 from their FTP using wget

For 32 bit systems
For 64 bit systems
Step 2: Extract the tar package
tar -xjf firefox-37.0.tar.bz2
Step 3: Move the Firefox 37 folder to opt & remove the Older version of firefox if it's there
sudo rm -rf  /opt/firefox
sudo mv firefox /opt/firefox37
Step 4: Create Symbolic link for New Firefox 37 as default
sudo ln -s /opt/firefox37/firefox /usr/bin/firefox
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