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Firefox 48 with multiprocess support

Firefox 48 was released on August 2. It has some quite good features, including a new experimental multiprocess support. Some of the most exciting new features are the following

For details the interested reader is referred to the release notes

Enable multiprocess support

If you got to about:support, you can see, if you have been selected for Multiprocess support - Check for Multiprocess Window 0/1 (Disabled)

Checking for Multiprocess support in Firefox 48

You do this at OWN RISK. This is not encouraged at the moment (Especially if you use extensions)

I tried it sucessfully on my Arch Linux Desktop and on my Ubuntu 14.04 Desktop.

In about:config create a new boolean browser.tabs.remote.force-enable value set to true.

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