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About: Firefox is Mozilla’s standalone Web browser. Extended Support Release. Source code.

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publicly. However, the same tool can be used to create your own copy. publicly. However, the same tool can be used to create your own copy.
Configuring Your System Configuring Your System
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It is **highly** recommended to perform this process on a fresh installation It is **highly** recommended to perform this process on a fresh installation
of Windows 7 or 10 (such as in a VM). Installing all updates through of Windows 7 or 10 (such as in a VM). Installing all updates through
Windows Update is not only acceptable - it is encouraged. Although it Windows Update is not only acceptable - it is encouraged. Although it
shouldn't matter. shouldn't matter.
Next, install Visual Studio 2015 Community. The download link can be Next, install Visual Studio 2017 Community. The download link can be found
found at https://www.visualstudio.com/en-us/products/visual-studio-community-vs. at https://www.visualstudio.com/vs/community/.
aspx.
Be sure to follow these install instructions: Be sure to follow these install instructions:
1. Choose a ``Custom`` installation and click ``Next`` 1. Choose a ``Custom`` installation and click ``Next``
2. Select ``Programming Languages`` -> ``Visual C++`` (make sure all sub items a re 2. Select ``Programming Languages`` -> ``Visual C++`` (make sure all sub items a re
selected) selected)
3. Under ``Windows and Web Development`` uncheck everything except 3. Under ``Windows and Web Development`` uncheck everything except
``Universal Windows App Development Tools`` and the items under it ``Universal Windows App Development Tools`` and the items under it
(should be ``Tools (1.3.1)...`` and the ``Windows 10 SDK``). (should be ``Tools (1.3.1)...`` and the ``Windows 10 SDK``).
Once Visual Studio 2015 Community has been installed, from a checkout Once Visual Studio 2017 Community has been installed, from a checkout
of mozilla-central, run something like the following to produce a ZIP of mozilla-central, run something like the following to produce a ZIP
archive:: archive::
$ ./mach python build/windows_toolchain.py create-zip vs2017_15.4.2 $ ./mach python build/windows_toolchain.py create-zip vs2017_15.8.4
The produced archive will be the argument to ``create-zip`` + ``.zip``. The produced archive will be the argument to ``create-zip`` + ``.zip``.
Firefox for Android with Gradle Firefox for Android with Gradle
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To build Firefox for Android with Gradle in automation, archives To build Firefox for Android with Gradle in automation, archives
containing both the Gradle executable and a Maven repository containing both the Gradle executable and a Maven repository
comprising the exact build dependencies are produced and uploaded to comprising the exact build dependencies are produced and uploaded to
an internal Mozilla server. The build automation will download, an internal Mozilla server. The build automation will download,
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