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Re: Firefox crawling?
      22/02/13 10:58 AM
Firefox used to be really slow for me, I checked it out in Activity Monitor, and it also seemed to be a real memory hog. I also noticed it was running in 64bit mode.

So if you highlight the app in Finder, and go to 'file > get info' (or right click), you can tick a box to make Firefox run in 32 bit mode.

Since doing that it is a lot quicker for me.

I honestly think you ought to sit down calmly, take a stress pill and think things over

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* Firefox crawling? RoastBiff in The UK. 21/02/13 09:35 AM
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