IT Help Center
Last Updated: 4/8/05
Copyright © 2005
University of Delaware
These directions are for users of Mozilla 1.7.2 and 1.7.3 as customized for
use at the University of Delaware.
If you are directly connected to UD's network (either on-campus
or dialed into the UD modem pool),
follow this link
to download a copy of Mozilla 1.7.8 to your computer.
If you are connecting through another ISP,
link to download a copy of Mozilla 1.7.8 to your computer.
it on your desktop. You will see an icon labelled
mozilla1_78u on your computer's desktop. Do not install the
new software until you have
removed Mozilla 1.7.2 or 1.7.3.
From your computer's Start menu, select Control
Select Add or Remove Programs.
Scroll down the list of programs until you see Mozilla.
Click once on Mozilla, then click Remove. (If instead of
seeing separate "Change" and "Remove" buttons you see a
button labelled Change/Remove, select that one and, if
Remove in the next dialog box.)
In the Mozilla Uninstaller dialog box, click Yes.
It will take several minutes for the old copy of Mozilla to be
removed from your computer. Your preferences, bookmarks, and
e-mail information will remain on your computer.
After the program has been removed, close the Add or Remove
Programs and Control Panel windows.
Now you may double-click the mozilla1_78u icon on your
desktop to install Mozilla 1.7.8. The UD-customized copy of this
software has the proper settings for using Mozilla with UD's new
Mirapoint e-mail system.
After the installation is complete, return to the computer's desktop. You will see three Mozilla related
icons: The installation icon, the
Mozilla Navigator icon, and the Mozilla Mail icon.
- You can delete the installation icon because it is no longer needed: Right-click the icon. Click
- The Mozilla Navigator icon will take you directly to the Mozilla browser program.
- The Mozilla Mail icon will take you directly to the Mozilla e-mail program.