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I tried the American link when I got the error.
I just tried the link in this posting and used Firefox this
time and it gave me a unsecured site warning too.
I think I will just forget about it for now.
On 11/20/2017 10:08 AM, Gene wrote:
The link is the direct download link to download the
program. When you use it, the download procedure your browser
uses should begin. I tried the American link, you didn't
specify which you trued, and it works properly in Firefox.
There are several download links on the main page for every
language category, presumably mirrors.
the links came directly from the Mozilla site so they are
either Mozilla links or officially approved links.
To try other links, go to
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Sent: Monday, November 20, 2017 8:59 AM
Subject: Re: [nvda] Options Please?
I tried using the link you gave and Chrome gave me a
security warning page. It says it isnt secure. Are you sure
that is a valid Mozilla site?
On 11/20/2017 9:51 AM, Gene wrote:
I don't know what the writer of the article was saying or
had in mind. Old versions of firefox have and will continue
to be available but it makes no sense to use anything other
than the ESR version at this time. Anything you saw regarding
Thunderbird doesn't apply. I don't know if it matters, but I
would suggest using the 32 bit version of the ESR program.
that ensures that you wont have problems with add ons that may
only run in the 32 bit version. Also, I suspect the 32 bit
version may be at least a little less demanding on processor
power, though I don't know that. There is either nothing, or
nothing that matters, that you can't do with the 32 bit ESR
program than with the 64 bit ESR program.
This has nothing to do with NVDA. Download the program
Here is a download link for the American version.
And the South African version is:
----- Original Message -----
Sent: Monday, November 20, 2017 7:51 AM
Subject: [nvda] Options Please?
I am having help this evening in about 12 hours, to download and
install something to replace Firefox 57 as my processor cannot
the demand ot the new Quantum. That was supposed to read, of the
I have a windows 7 machine.
I notice someone asked for NVDA 17.4, 32-bit version link to be
them. I have a 64-bit machine, but notice the link said Firefox
Thunderbird. Yet there was a number 52.4 somewhere in the email
request. I understand about the ESR Version, or going with
as an option. However, I read an article stating that unless one
downloaded previous versions by November 10, they now have to
to the ESR Version; the article is by one Sarah Pulis. I don't
the publication title, but it comes from Australia online.
I live in the US and wonder is Thunderbird something NVDA
that comes loaded with a user-friendly version of Mozilla for
users working with windows computers pre Windows 10?
Should I go to the nvaccess.org link to download the ESR version
Mozilla? I did see the notice posted on October 31. A link was
Finally, is there a tutorial somewhere instructing blind users
steps to downloading and installing a program to the computer
Thanks for bearing with my lengthy message.
All the Best,
"chilah phanim" Make G-d smile!