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Mozilla to stop all support for Firefox on Windows XP and Vista

Mozilla skeleton to hindrance all Firefox confidence updates subsequent year to personal computers powered by possibly Windows XP or Windows Vista, shutting that section of a browser’s history.

“Today we are announcing Jun 2018 as a final end-of-life date for Firefox support on Windows XP and Vista,” Mozilla pronounced in an unsigned post to a company blog.

Windows XP and Vista have both been late by Microsoft, XP in Apr 2014 and Vista in Apr 2017. Once forsaken from support, an handling complement stops receiving confidence updates from Microsoft. Third-party focus developers, however, might continue to support their products on late versions of Windows.

Late final year, Mozilla told Firefox users using Windows XP or Vista that they would be automatically migrated to Firefox’s Extended Support Release (ESR), a recover lane designed for enterprises and educational organizations. ESR builds are updated with confidence fixes each 6 weeks, though do not accept new facilities or enhancements. Instead, Firefox ESR stays feature-static for approximately a year, during that time a new ESR is issued.

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