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So if I set it to memory cache and I then close firefox, all the memory it used up will be free'd up correct? Like I am browsing for hours and it uses 500mgs and I close it, that 500mgs will be free again? It doesn't like permanently store it?
post #22 of 44
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Yes, it should be freed when you close Firefox.
post #23 of 44
What is the actual code for setting it up in memory? Fasterfox Lite is a tad confusing.
post #24 of 44
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browser.cache.disk.enable
browser.cache.disk.capacity
That is in about:config
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New section added to article:
8. Remove/replace slow addons - Some addons (these ones according to mozilla) slow down the start time/performance more than others. You may want to look for alternatives for better performance; you can use my Awesome Addons list to help.
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Ok... So I'm a bit confused as to how to get to my profile. Where exactly is it?
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Ok... So I'm a bit confused as to how to get to my profile. Where exactly is it?
For the folder:
Search
%APPDATA%\\Mozilla\\Firefox\\Profiles\\
in the start menu

For the profile manager
Search
firefox.exe -ProfileManager
in the start menu
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For the folder:
Search
%APPDATA%\\Mozilla\\Firefox\\Profiles\\
in the start menu

For the profile manager
Search
firefox.exe -ProfileManager
in the start menu
Ahh... Is this a hidden file? I may not have hidden files enabled.
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Appdata is a hidden folder, so yes
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Appdata is a hidden folder, so yes
Yep. I had hidden folders... hidden... lol.
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