All the default web based installers for modern browsers like Firefox always download the required setup files during the time of installation. In case, you want to install Firefox offline or keep them for later use, it is a good idea to keep the Firefox Offline Installer.
Mozilla Firefox is one of the most popular modern web browsers but in last few years it has lost lots of users. According to a survey conducted by NetMarketShare, it only has a market share of 12% in comparison to Google Chrome which enjoys around 56%.
No doubt it has lost lots of valuable users, but still, it is popular among users (I’m one of that) in comparison of other modern browsers like Microsoft Edge and Opera available.
Even there are a variety of reasons due to which many users are using Firefox as the default browser in the Windows 10 and one out of them is Microsoft Edge browser itself.
Firefox 64-bit offline installer
When you visit the official website of Mozilla Firefox and click on the download the latest version of the browser for Windows 10. It starts downloading the Firefox web setup and when you run that setup it again starts downloading the required installation files of Firefox and installs the same.
Now the problem with Firefox web installer is that it always download Firefox 32-bit installer even if you’re running 64-bit based Windows 10 OS on your machine which is not good.
By installing Firefox 64-bit version you can experience some performance improvements. But this edition of Firefox has limited support for plugins which means that not all the plugins available will work. It also confirms that Firefox 32-bit version might not work on Firefox 64-bit.
In case, you’re running 64-bit version on your Windows 10 PC and want to download and install the Firefox 64 bit? Here is what you need to download Firefox 64-bit offline installer and install the same version of Firefox on Windows 10 64-bit PC.
Download Firefox 64-bit offline installer
Before using the following steps make sure what version of Windows 10 you’re using. You check our guide on how to find if you’re running 32-bit or 64-bit Firefox.
1. Visit Official Firefox website on your Windows 10 PC.
2. On this page, you will find out Firefox offline install for all operating system and supported languages. You need to look for your language and then click on the download link to download Firefox 64-bit offline installer for Windows 10.
3. Once the full setup is downloaded. Run it and you’re done.
Note: You can only run Firefox 64-bit installer on Windows 10 64-bit version and cannot be used on Windows 10 32-bit. You can check my previous guide on how to check if you are running 32-bit or 64-bit Windows 10 guide, and then download the offline installer.