4 Ways to Install Firefox 77 in Ubuntu / LinuxMint / CentOS

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Firefox or Mozilla Firefox is a free and open-source web browser developed by the Mozilla foundation and generally utilized by thousands and thousands of individuals on their daily actions.

This tutorial will be helpful for the beginners to install firefox 77 in Ubuntu 20.04, Ubuntu 18.04, LinuxMint 19.3, and CentOS 8.1 / 7.x

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Firefox 77 Changelog

  • Pocket recommendations will appear on the Firefox new tab four users in the UK
  • WebRender continues its rollout to windows users and now available by default on Windows 10
  • View and Manage web certificates is easy now
  • Various security fixes
  • browser.urlbar.oneoffsearches preference has been removed

Install Firefox 77 in Ubuntu / LinuxMint / Debian / CentOS

Method 1: PPA

The latest version of Firefox will be updated to the repositories, just update the repository and install it using the below command

sudo apt update && sudo apt install firefox

Method 2: Via SNAP Store

Step 1: Install the SNAP store on your system

sudo apt install snap

sudo apt install firefox

Method 3: Via Flatpak

Step 1: Install Flatpak on your system by using the Flatpak setup guide

Step 2: Install firefox using Flatpak

flatpak install flathub org.mozilla.firefox

Step 3: Run Firefox

flatpak run org.mozilla.firefox/x86_64/stable

Method 4: Via Source file

Step 1: Download the tar file from the firefox FTP site

Step 2: Extract the downloaded tar file to opt

tar -xf firefox-77.0.tar.bz2 && mv firefox /opt/firefox77

Step 3: Create symbolic links and set Firefox 77 as default

sudo mv /usr/bin/firefox /usr/bin/firefoxold

sudo ln -s /opt/firefox77/firefox-bin /usr/bin/firefox

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