How to Install Firefox on Mac

In this tutorial we will show you how to install Firefox on Mac. Mozilla Firefox is a web browser that is free of cost; open sourced and is developed for Windows, Linux and OS X. It renders web pages with the use of the Geckolayout engine. This then enforces the hoped and current web standards.
Firefox install on Mac is an easy process; follow the steps below to learn how.


Step 1 – Click on the Safari icon

First of all, let’s click on the Safari icon which is placed on the dock.

With that done, the Safari web browser will open up. Over here, let’s type in the address above, firefox.com and hit enter.

Select the Safari icon

Step 2 – Download the browser

Here, you can click on the download button to download the browser on your system.

Press the button to download FIrefox

Step 3 – Check your download status

To view the status of your download, click on the downward facing arrow icon which is located on the top right corner of the safari browser window.

View the download status

Step 4 – Open the downloaded package

Once the downloading is complete, double click on it to open up the downloaded package.

Click on file to open download package

Step 5 – Copy Firefox to Application folder

With that done, this window will open up. Over here, drag and drop the Firefox browser on to Application folder. This will start copying Firefox to the Application Folder.

Send Firefox to Application folder

Step 6 – Open the browser

Once the Firefox install on Mac is completed, open up the application folder and over here you can see the Firefox icon placed in the folder. Simply double click on the icon to open up the browser.

Open Firefox

Step 7 – Click on the Open option

With that done, a notification window will open up, asking you whether you are sure you want to open the file. Simply click on Open to start the browser.

Select the Open option

Step 8 – Import data from Safar to Firefox

Now the Firefox import wizard window will open up. If you want to import the Preferences, Bookmarks. History, password and other data from Safari to Firefox, simply click on continue.

With that done Firefox will import everything from Safari and launch the browser.

And that’s it; by following these steps you can learn how to install Firefox on Mac.

Import data from Safari