Mozilla developers have released Firefox 56.0.1. This browser update is available for Windows, Linux and macOS. There are new functions and a change.
The release notes documents the following fixes and changes:
- Fix: Block D3D11 when using Intel drivers on Windows 7 systems with partial AVX support (bug 1403353)
- New: Users of 32-bit Firefox on 64-bit Windows are migrated to 64-bit Firefox for increased stability and security.
But there are a couple of non fixed issues:
Due to a bug in Mac OS X High Sierra, fullscreen mode has some issues
Startup crash with RelevantKnowledge adware installed. Firefox Support has helpful instructions to remove it.
Users running Firefox for Windows over a Remote Desktop Connection (RDP) may find that audio playback is disabled due to increased security restrictions. Learn how to mitigate this issue until it is corrected in an upcoming release
Startup crashes with 64-bit Firefox on Windows 7, for users of Lenovo’s “OneKey Theater” software for IdeaPad laptops. To fix this crash, please re-install 32-bit Firefox.
Download-Links may be found at this neowin.net article. My Firefox 56.0 portable doesn’t offers an update yet.