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Mozilla Firefox: Disable Auto Update

This one took me a little bit of work to piece together and get right and working, but finally got it working.  If you find this post in anyway helpful, please leave a comment and also consider leaving a small donation. I was doing this for a client to stop auto updates on their Terminal Service / Citrix servers which was regularly faulting due to the update. The steps below guide you through setting the configuration files required for Firefox to not only turn off updates, but deny the setting entirely. Also note, this is on a per computer basis. This process will need to be replicated on each computer/server as necessary or desire. Note: The install directories used here is default for a Windows 64-bit operating system. You install path may different. Create file local-settings.js in C:\Program Files (x86)\Mozilla Firefox\defaults\pref Copy the following and save in file   pref("general.config.obscure_value", 0); pref(