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I've been using Mint-8 Helena a few days. Today when I open it, the FireFox Browser link is not on the Menu. I cannot proceed. What can I do to ...
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    Mint-8 Helena Problem


    I've been using Mint-8 Helena a few days. Today when I open it, the FireFox Browser link is not on the Menu. I cannot proceed. What can I do to get the Browser back on menu ? Thanks for any help

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    First of all, make sure it is still installed. Try opening a terminal window and launch Firefox from the command line.
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    firefox &
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    If you've had Firefox installed all along and it worked before, try deleting the hidden .mozilla folder in your home directory, then try to start Firefox again so that the configuration files can rebuild themselves.
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    Thanks for your help Mike and ozar. I appreciate it.

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