Just went to the Download Site at downloade FF 3 with NO problems. Installed no Problems. About 4 or 5 of my Add Ons were NOT Compatible with V 3 so FF disables them automatically. Otherwise all went smoothly and I now have FF3 installed Nan Harbison wrote: > Wow, that is sobering to hear. I was JUST reading this article: > > Firefox 3.0 Record Download Attempt Crashes Mozilla Servers > Mozilla hopes to successfully complete 5 million downloads of the Web > browser in 24 hours and set a Guinness World Record. > > http://www.informationweek.com/news/internet/browsers/showArticle.jhtml?arti > cleID=208700161 > > I was about to go get it. Maybe I will wait. Does it import your > bookmarks/favorites from 2.0? Do all the plug ins we know and love have new > downloadable versions that are compatible with 3.0? > > Nan > > Joel Canfield wrote---------------------------------------- > Just installed it. Instantly regretted it. > > Virtually none of the addons/plugins work (not unusual, just > irritating.) Plus, it overwrote my old version without asking or telling. > (Was that the default before? I don't remember.) Yes, I could have been more > careful. With FireFox, I didn't expect to have to cover my backside. > > Some of the default behaviours are incredibly annoying. I start typing my > own web address in the address bar, and instead of going to the history and > matching me letter by letter, it does some random search as if it as > suddenly become smarter than me. > > Overall look and feel fairly screams "Look! We're turning into Internet > Explorer!" I do not want to re-learn the browser from scratch after I've > spent two years customizing it to behave exactly as I wanted it to. > > I hate it. I don't know how I can hate FireFox, but I do. > > > -- *mkwebs* websites, web design, hosting, e mail setups, extensions integration, upgrades to existing sites 51, Myrtle Road, Jeffreys Bay 6330 Tel: 072 728 5400 Fax: 086 6954199 Email: jbis at manfredk.com <mailto:jbis at manfredk.com> Website: www.manfredk.com <http://www.manfredk.com> Skype Me^(TM)! <skype:manfredkjbay?call> Get Skype <http://www.skype.com/go/download> and call me for free.