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Mozilla Firefox

37.0.1

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This package was approved by moderator purity on 4/3/2015.

Bringing together all kinds of awesomeness to make browsing better for you.

This package installs Firefox in the first language which matches this list:

  1. Install arguments override parameter if present, e.g. choco install Firefox -installArgs l=en-GB. To get a list of all available locales have a look at this folder: http://releases.mozilla.org/pub/mozilla.org/firefox/releases/latest/win32/.
  2. If Firefox is already installed: the same language as the already installed Firefox.
  3. The Windows system language where the Firefox package gets installed.
  4. If Firefox does not support the system language, it will fallback to “en-US”

Looking for Firefox Developer Edition? Install the firefox-dev package.

To install Mozilla Firefox, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install firefox --version 37.0.1

To upgrade Mozilla Firefox, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade firefox --version 37.0.1

Files

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  • tools\chocolateyInstall.ps1 Show
    # ---------------- Function definitions ------------------
    
    
    function GetUninstallPath () {
      $regUninstallDir = 'HKLM:\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\'
      $regUninstallDirWow64 = 'HKLM:\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\'
    
      $uninstallPaths = $(Get-ChildItem $regUninstallDir).Name
    
      if (Test-Path $regUninstallDirWow64) {
        $uninstallPaths += $(Get-ChildItem $regUninstallDirWow64).Name
      }
    
      $uninstallPath = $uninstallPaths -match "Mozilla Firefox [\d\.]+ \([^\s]+ [a-zA-Z\-]+\)" | Select -First 1
      return $uninstallPath
    }
    
    function GetLocale($installArguments) {
    
      $availableLocales = Get-Content "$env:TEMP\chocolatey\Firefox\availableLocales.html"
    
      # --- Get locale from installArgs if specified
    
      $argumentMap = ConvertFrom-StringData $installArguments
      $localeFromInstallArgs = $argumentMap.Item('l')
    
      # ---
    
      # --- Get already installed locale if available
    
      $uninstallPath = GetUninstallPath($null)
    
      $alreadyInstalledLocale = $uninstallPath -replace ".+\s([a-zA-Z\-]+)\)", '$1'
    
    
      # ---
    
      # --- Other locales
    
      $systemLocaleAndCountry = (Get-Culture).Name
      $systemLocaleTwoLetter = (Get-Culture).TwoLetterISOLanguageName
      $fallbackLocale = 'en-US'
    
      # ---
    
      $locales = $localeFromInstallArgs, $alreadyInstalledLocale, $systemLocaleAndCountry, $systemLocaleTwoLetter, $fallbackLocale
    
      foreach ($locale in $locales) {
        $localeMatch = $availableLocales -match "os=win&lang=$locale`"" | Select -First 1
        if ($localeMatch -and $locale -ne $null) {
          break
        }
      }
    
      return $locale
    }
    
    function AlreadyInstalled($version) {
      $uninstallEntry = "HKLM:\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Mozilla Firefox ${version}*"
      $uninstallEntryWow64 = "HKLM:\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Mozilla Firefox ${version}*"
    
      if ((Test-Path $uninstallEntry) -or (Test-Path $uninstallEntryWow64)) {
        return $true
      } else {
        return $false
      }
    }
    
    # ----------------------------------
    
    
    
    
    $packageName = 'Firefox'
    $fileType = 'exe'
    $version = '37.0.1'
    
    $urlFile = 'https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/all/'
    $filePath = "$env:TEMP\chocolatey\$packageName"
    
    try {
        $alreadyInstalled = AlreadyInstalled($version)
    
      if ($alreadyInstalled) {
        Write-Host "Firefox $version is already installed."
      } else {
    
    
        if (-not (Test-Path $filePath)) {
          New-Item -ItemType directory -Path $filePath
        }
    
        Get-ChocolateyWebFile 'locales list for Firefox' "$env:TEMP\chocolatey\$packageName\availableLocales.html" $urlFile
    
        $locale = GetLocale($installArguments)
    
    
        $url = "http://download.mozilla.org/?product=firefox-$version&os=win&lang=$locale"
    
    
        Install-ChocolateyPackage $packageName $fileType '-ms' $url
      }
    
    } catch {
      Write-ChocolateyFailure $packageName $($_.Exception.Message)
      throw
    }
    

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Software Author(s)

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Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
Mozilla Firefox 68.0.1 264044 Thursday, July 18, 2019 approved
Mozilla Firefox 68.0 132669 Tuesday, July 9, 2019 approved
Mozilla Firefox 67.0.4 197230 Thursday, June 20, 2019 approved
Mozilla Firefox 67.0.3 64439 Tuesday, June 18, 2019 approved
Mozilla Firefox 67.0.2 108673 Tuesday, June 11, 2019 approved
Mozilla Firefox 67.0.1 103332 Tuesday, June 4, 2019 approved
Mozilla Firefox 67.0 135994 Wednesday, May 22, 2019 approved
Mozilla Firefox 66.0.5 142213 Wednesday, May 8, 2019 approved
Mozilla Firefox 66.0.4 56778 Monday, May 6, 2019 approved
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