How to Uninstall Firefox: Step-by-Step Guide

To begin the process of uninstalling Firefox, follow these steps: Close Firefox (if it is opened): Click the Firefox menu and select Exit. ... Click the Windows Start button or press the. ... In the Start Menu select Control Panel. In the Control Panel window click the Uninstall a program link under the Programs section. More items...

Firefox is an excellent browser, but sometimes you may want to uninstall it to clear up some space or switch to a different browser like Brave. If you’re unsure how to uninstall Firefox, don’t worry – it’s a quick and straightforward process. In this guide, we’ll walk you through the steps to uninstall Firefox from your Windows 10 computer.

Step 1: Go to Settings

The first step is to go to the Start menu and click on Settings. From there, click on the “Apps” option.

Step 2: Find Firefox

In the “Apps” section, you should see Firefox listed under “Mozilla.” If you can’t find it, try searching for it in the search bar.

Note: If you’ve recently upgraded to a newer version of Windows 10, your app might not appear in the list.

Step 3: Uninstall Firefox

Once you’ve located Firefox, click on it, and then click “Uninstall.” A prompt will appear asking if you’re sure you want to uninstall Firefox. Click “Yes” to proceed with the uninstallation.

Step 4: Alternative Option

If you prefer another method, you can go to the Start menu and type in “Control Panel.” From there, click on “Programs” and then “Programs and Features.” You should see Firefox listed under the installed programs. Click on it, and then click “Uninstall.”

That’s it! Once you’ve completed these steps, Firefox should be successfully uninstalled from your Windows 10 computer. If you ever want to reinstall it, you can always download it from the Mozilla website.

Remember to always keep your computer clean and tidy by uninstalling apps that you no longer use. We hope this guide has been helpful to you. Stay tuned for more tech-related guides and tips from Hilton’s Computer Repair.


Does Firefox have an uninstaller?
Uninstalling Firefox through Google Play Open the Google Play Store app on your device. Tap the Menu icon, then My Apps. Tap the Firefox Browser for Android app labeled "Installed" and tap Uninstall.
How do I uninstall Firefox Mac?
Go to your Applications folder, locate Firefox, and drag it to the Trash. Click on the Desktop. In the Finder menu at the top of the screen, click on the Go menu and choose Go to Folder. Find the Firefox folder and drag it to the Trash.
Can I uninstall and reinstall Firefox without losing my bookmarks?
Keep Bookmarks Intact To keep your personal data intact, leave the box next to “Remove My Firefox Personal Data and Customization” unchecked when removing Firefox. Your bookmarks should automatically show up after reinstalling Firefox.
How do I completely uninstall and reinstall Firefox?
Press the [Win] key on your keyboard to open the Windows menu. Type – Add or Remove programs. A new window will open where will see a list of programs installed on your computer. In the search box type Mozilla Firefox to find its entry.