Mozilla Firefox is a modern web browser that you can freely download from the official website of Mozilla. Although millions of people use it, the program may install incorrectly or become corrupted, needing you to perform a fresh install, resetting the default settings and reinstalling the web browser. For making a clean installation of the Mozilla Firefox, you need to uninstall the browser and remove the profile manually from your computer before you run the Firefox installation files. You can also restore your browser program on your PC by getting the technical support for Mozilla Firefox.
Phase #1: Uninstall Mozilla Firefox
Step 1 – Click the ‘Start’ button on the taskbar to launch the Start menu. Open the ‘Control Panel’ window.
Step 2 – Choose the ‘Uninstall a Program’ or ‘Add/Remove Programs’ option.
Step 3 – Find the Firefox program on the list of software, highlight it and click the ‘Remove’ or ‘Uninstall’ button.
Step 4 – Choose the ‘Next’ option and then click the ‘Uninstall’ button to remove the Firefox program from your PC.
Phase #2: Delete Firefox Browser Profile
Step 1 – Click the ‘Start’ button on the desktop’s taskbar to launch the ‘Start’ menu.
Step 2 – Click the ‘Run’ option or input the ‘Run’ into the Search bar and press the ‘Enter’ button to open the ‘Run’ command prompt window.
Step 3 – Input the “%APPDATA%\Mozilla\Firefox\Profiles” into the Run command prompt window and press the ‘Enter’ button.
Step 4 – Choose all the folders associated with Firefox profile by pressing and holding the Ctrl + A keys on the keyboard.
Step 5 – Hit the ‘Delete’ key to move the Firefox browser profile folders into the Trash or Recycle Bin.
Phase #3: Install Mozilla Firefox
Step 1 – Navigate to the Mozilla’s official site on your Internet Explorer or any other alternate browser installed on your PC and download the Firefox installation file.
Step 2 – Double-click on the program installation file and choose the ‘Run’ option if asked to do so. Click the ‘Next’ button.
Step 3 – Choose the ‘Standard’ option for the installation type and click the ‘Next’ button again. If you’re advanced users, you can choose the ‘Custom’ option to customize the installation.
Step 4 – Mozilla Firefox may take a couple of minutes to install. When the installation completes, click the ‘Finish’ button to close the program installation window.
Making a clean installation of Mozilla Firefox web browser will also remove all the settings, bookmarks and preferences. Once it is removed, you might not be able to restore them. However, if you’re unable to reset the default settings of your browser or make a clean installation of Firefox, You must try to get the instant help of professionals to solve all issues associated with your browser. In such a situation, you can make a direct call to the Firefox support phone number and speak with experts to get an immediate resolution.