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running firefox in protected mode

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    running firefox in protected mode


    Hello,
    I wonder if someone is running firefox in protected mode and what is the trick for it?
    After setting protected mode firefox first asks for confirmation to run firefox.exe, then claims that it is running already and quits so I had to revert integrity to medium.

    thank you

    Edit:
    o.k. stupid mistake, fixed
    Last edited by Michal; 04 Feb 2014 at 15:25. Reason: fixed

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running firefox in protected mode
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