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Posted on 2011-09-26
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Can you please advise me how to install firebug?
I just downloaded it but not sure how to install it?
It is a file named "firebug-1.8.0.xpi", double click it?
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by:Papertrip
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Drag the xpi file into a Firefox browser window.
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by:zhshqzyc
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My firefox is 6.02, it is not comptible with it. Is there a right version?
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Tapan Pattanaik earned 1000 total points
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Downloads: All Versions of Firebug:
HI zhshqzyc,

 Please check these links.

http://getfirebug.com/downloads

Installing Firebug on IE, Safari, Chrome or Opera:

http://www.makeuseof.com/tag/install-firebug-for-browsers-other-than-firefox/

How to Install Firefox's Firebug Add-on:

http://www.ehow.com/how_4541074_install-firefoxs-firebug-addon.html

How to Install Firebug 1.0

http://www.ehow.com/how_2221657_install-firebug-10.html

Thanks
Tapan Pattanaik
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by:zhshqzyc
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It is unclear for installing all versions of Firebug.
 firebugShould I drag download all? How they match the version of Firefox?
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by:Tapan Pattanaik
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no need to download all versions.
Download  only firebug that is compatible to your current browser.

example:
(Firebug 1.8.3 for Firefox 6: Recommended Compatible with: Firefox 5, 6, 7, 8)
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