Mozilla’s Firefox browser arrives in the Windows store

Mozilla’s Firefox browser arrives in the Windows store

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Mozilla is bringing Firefox to Microsoft’s Windows store today. Firefox is one of the first third-party alternatives available in the Microsoft Store, and it’s using its own Gecko browser engine instead of Chromium alternatives like Opera or the many other alternatives that leverage Microsoft’s Edge webview.

Microsoft’s new open store policies have finally made it possible for third-party browsers like Firefox to appear in the Microsoft Store. While we haven’t seen Chrome appear yet, Opera was quick to ensure its own browser is also listed in the store.

Firefox is available in both the Windows 10 and Windows 11 app stores.

“Previously, if you were on Windows and wanted to use Firefox, you had to download it from the…

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