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Old March 29, 2011, 05:49 AM
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I have been using Firefox 4 and I have to say without tweaking it (haven't gotten around to it on school pcs) i really do not like it at all
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Old March 29, 2011, 06:46 AM
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I really like it so far and its the main browser I've used for quite some time. Tried a few others but always go back to firefox.

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Old March 29, 2011, 08:36 AM
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I like it so far, but I had to turn off hardware acceleration for use with my laptop or else the GPU starts to heat up and suck power.
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Old March 29, 2011, 09:19 AM
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BTW, Palemoon 4 is released too.
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I like it so far, but I had to turn off hardware acceleration for use with my laptop or else the GPU starts to heat up and suck power.
How did you turn it off as mine doesn't seem to disable, even though I deselected the option in the advanced settings.
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Old March 29, 2011, 10:30 AM
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How did you turn it off as mine doesn't seem to disable, even though I deselected the option in the advanced settings.
Mine turns off fine. What makes you think it isn't disabling for you? To check, type in info:about into your URL bar and scroll down to the table titled "Graphics." If hardware acceleration is disabled, you should see a "false" flag beside "Direct2D Enabled" and "DirectWrite Enabled" and also a "0/1" flag beside "GPU Accelerated Windows."
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Old March 29, 2011, 01:02 PM
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Cause when I'm browsing using Firefox, my GPU clocks up and the fans kick in, didn't happen before when I was using Firefox 3.6; it's not a big deal as I am going to replace the GPU's cooler soon, but would like to minimize the noise while browsing. Not like I need the GPU to accelerate anything anyway, it's simple browsing!
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Old March 29, 2011, 07:38 PM
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i really like it as of right now =/
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Old March 30, 2011, 04:27 AM
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Used a few tips on here, and got it looking like the old version again, thanks!
crashes a little less, about the same speed. no downside
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So far, I'm not a fan of v4. I don't think that the acceleration likes me too much. I had it crash various times flipping around some flash intensive pages but the main thing that bugs the heck outta me is whenever I open the Bookmarks tab (default top right, which is where I left it) the menu with all my bookmarks goes past the edge of my browser and about 90% of the time I select a bookmark to load the page, the part of the menu that is on the outside of the window doesn't get refreshed. Its been that way since I tried the first v4 beta version. Ive tried various driver sets and nothing seems to help. I will play around with it some more and wait for updates, but if I cant find a fix then its back to v3 for me.

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