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Portapps is not affiliated, associated, authorized, endorsed by, or in any way officially connected with Waterfox™, or any of its subsidiaries or its affiliates.
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Waterfox™ portable app made with Portapps.
An open-source web browser intended to be speedy, ethical and maintain support for legacy extensions
|License||Mozilla Public License 2.0|
Download and install the latest portable setup where you want then run
If you have already installed Waterfox™ from the original setup, move the following files :
waterfox-portable.exe and remove Waterfox™ from your computer.
For an upgrade, simply download and install the latest portable setup.
Some modifications have been made in this version of Waterfox™ through distribution preferences to ensure portability :
- Disable updater : Waterfox updates are turned off.
- Don’t check default browser : Stops Waterfox™ from checking if it is the default browser at startup.
- Profile: Profile path is overrided to
data\profilefolder (see below).
- Add-ons: Disable compatibility checking
- ‘Know your rights’: Don’t show on first run
- WhatsNew: Don’t show WhatsNew on first run after every update
- Crash reporter: Disabled
Waterfox™ portable can be configured through the main YAML configuration file :
app: profile: default multiple_instances: false disable_telemetry: false
profile: Name of the profile created in
multiple_instances: Allow multiple instances (default
disable_telemetry: If enabled, telemetry is not uploaded (default
JavasScript must be enabled to allow the generation of dynamic download links.
Otherwise you can download directly from the releases page on GitHub.