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- Known issues
Notice of Non-Affiliation and Disclaimer
Portapps is not affiliated, associated, authorized, endorsed by, or in any way officially connected with Waterfox™, or any of its subsidiaries or its affiliates.
The official Waterfox™ website can be found at https://www.waterfox.net/.
The name Waterfox™ as well as related names, marks, emblems and images are registered trademarks of their respective owners.
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 cleanup: false
profile: Name of the profile created in
multiple_instances: Allow multiple instances (default
disable_telemetry: If enabled, telemetry is not uploaded (default
cleanup: Cleanup leftover folders (default
There is no known issues Please let us know if you found one!
JavasScript must be enabled to allow the generation of dynamic download links.
Otherwise you can download directly from the releases page on GitHub.