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  1. #1

    Member Since
    Nov 28, 2007
    MacBook black 2.2GHz 160GB HD 4GB RAM
    Firefox won't download
    Can't get Firefox to download into my new MacBook. I get as far as accepting the agreement, and then get this message:

    "Verification failed."

    I know how to fix this in Windows, but am new to Macs. Am running WindowsXP on a dual boot with VMwareFusion, but would prefer not to run the Windows version of Firefox on this machine if I don't have to. I feel there's a simple solution to this problem; I just don't know what it is.

    Can anyone help?


    MacBook black
    Intel Core 2 Duo 2.2GHz
    4GB RAM

  2. #2

    Member Since
    Dec 14, 2007
    Pfronten, Bavaria, Germany
    Macbook Pro - 10.5 Leopard
    Hi, works for me on Leopard 10.5 with the official Firefox Builds.

    Do you have the url from where you have downloaded the files ? What Version of Firefox did you try to download ?

    Can you try do download a Firefox Build from ?

  3. #3

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    Member Since
    Sep 24, 2006
    Brooklyn, New York
    15" 2014 MacBook Pro, i7 2.5Ghz, 16GB RAM, 512GB SSD; iPad 3, iPhone 6
    The DMG is bad, so delete it, delete any mounted drive created by it and download it again.
    In the land of the blind, the one-eyed man is stoned to death.
    - Joan D. Vinge

  4. #4

    Member Since
    Nov 28, 2007
    MacBook black 2.2GHz 160GB HD 4GB RAM
    Your link worked perfectly!
    I found my link to Firefox from Google. Not sure why it didn't work, but the one you provided was brilliant. I have Firefox loaded now, and it was easy.

    Many thanks!


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