Install Firefox Quantum for Linux Ubuntu Unity 18.04.1 LTS[Fastest Browser]

Mozilla Firefox Quantum for Linux
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Firefox Quantum for Linux: In this article, we will see How to Download and Install Firefox for Linux Ubuntu Unity 18.04.1 LTS and other Ubuntu-based distributions using different methods. Before Chrome, Mozilla Firefox was one of the most Successful Browsers that completely redefined the Browsing Experience. Even today, Mozilla Firefox is successful(Quantum is the fastest Mozilla Browser) and can be the best alternative to Google Chrome. Mozilla Firefox is also available for various Linux Distributions. In general, Mozilla Firefox Browser is Open source Web Browser which is available for different devices and different platforms that include Windows, Mac, Firefox Quantum for Linux, Android, iOS and more. Check out: Google Chrome for Linux Ubuntu.

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Different Methods to Install Firefox on Linux:

There are different methods available to install Mozilla Firefox Quantum for Linux Distributions. Also, the method to install this browser varies with different Linux Distros or Distributions. The following are the methods.

How to Install Firefox for Linux Ubuntu Unity using Terminal:

The following are the commands that you have to execute to install Firefox on Linux.

$   sudo apt-get update
$   sudo apt-get install firefox

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How to Use? Paste and Execute the above Commands one by one.

If you are a beginner and not sure about how to use Terminal then Kindly follow our detailed steps given below with Clear Image Representations.

  • Open Terminal using the Shortcut CTRL + ALT +T.
  • Paste the following command and execute it. Kindly Enter your Password if you are asked to authenticate the process.
$   sudo apt-get update

How to Use? Paste the above Command and press Enter key.

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Command 1
  • Now, Paste the installation command given below.
$   sudo apt-get install firefox

How to Use? Paste the above Command and press Enter Key.

Mozilla Firefox Quantum for Linux
Command 2
  • Now, Firefox will start to download in the terminal itself. Kindly wait till the download and installation finishes. Then Mozilla Firefox will be ready for use on your Linux Ubuntu unity 18.04.1 LTS and other Ubuntu Based Distributions.
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    Firefox getting installed

Download Firefox Quantum on Linux Ubuntu Unity 18.04.1 LTS-GUI Mode:

Hint: If you have installed Ubuntu Unity 18.04.1 LTS along with Third Party Software Installation[during the time of installation of OS], then Firefox will be pre-installed and default browser.

If you are a Beginner and if you don’t want to get into terminal things then this is the best and easiest method to install Firefox on Linux Ubuntu Unity 18.04.1 LTS.

  • Go to All Applications.
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    All Applications
  • Search and Locate Ubuntu Software and Open it.
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    Ubuntu Software
  • Click on the Search Symbol that is available on the Top of the Window.
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    Search Symbol
  • A Search bar will appear now. Search for Firefox.
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    Search for Firefox
  • Once you locate the application, Click on that and Choose Install.
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    Choose Install
  • Kindly wait for the application to install.
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    Application Installing
  • Once the installation is done, you can Launch the Mozilla Firefox Web browser.
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    Launch Firefox Quantum

Make Default Web Browser as Mozilla Firefox on Ubuntu Unity 18.04.1 LTS:

  1. Click on All Applications.
  2. Go to Settings.
  3. Scroll down to the end of the Left panel and locate Details. Click on that.
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    Details on Left Pane
  4. Under Default Applications, Choose Mozilla Firefox for Web.
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    Set Default Web Browser
  5. That’s all. It is set to default on Ubuntu Unity.
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