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problems with firefox and safari

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basildonbond Sat 13-Oct-12 20:11:27

firefox keeps crashing and is running oh so slooooowly

safari is a bit slow but not crashing

chrome is fine

what's going on??

frazzledbutcalm Sat 13-Oct-12 20:25:37

Same here. Always used firefox but for a month or so haven't been able to. Chrome working fine. Odd thing is firefox works fine on my other laptop confused

RayofSun Sat 13-Oct-12 20:27:27

Was something on Bbc news yesterday about problems with Firefox and risk of viruses. Have shut mine down got now. Had no idea about safari though.

1sassylassy Sat 13-Oct-12 21:55:53

The firefox problem reported on BBC news only affected the brand new release of Firefox which has not yet been released for general use so I doubt if thats your problem.
Do you know what version of Firefox you are using,I am using 15 which is running fine.Your problems could be caused by a virus,is your AV up to date and have you run a scan recently?It would be worth downloading the free version of Malwarebytes and running a scan to see if you are affected by malware.

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