Usually, you can download the latest version of Mozilla Firefox browser by just visiting the http://www.getfirefox.com/. This website will automatically redirect you to the appropriate web page of Mozilla’s Firefox download website depending on your operating system and other things. For example, if you visit this website using Ubuntu Linux then you will be shown the Firefox download web page for Linux version and if you visit the same website on your Windows PC, then you will be shown the download page for Firefox for Windows version. It even considers whether your operating system is 32-bit or 64-bit.
But if you do not want to use this easy approach and want to download the full installer for the Firefox web browser instead of the web installer, then you can use a third-party tool called the Firefox Download Tool. This tool allows you to select the version of Firefox you want to download – you can even select some of the older versions of Firefox to be downloaded. You can choose whether you want to download the 32-bit or the 64-bit version of the Firefox browser. For the older versions of Firefox only 32-bit browser is available since the 64-bit version of Firefox has been released only a short time ago.
This tool allows you to select the language of the downloaded Firefox browser as well. If you are not sure, you can just choose “Default” language and it will auto-select the language used in the Windows user interface for your PC. A flag will be displayed to indicate the language that you have selected. After this, all you have to do is click on the Start button and it will start downloading the full installer based on all the selected options. After the download is complete, it will also run a scan on VirusTotal is you click on the respective links.
Conclusion: Firefox Download Tool gives you various options for downloading the Mozilla Firefox web browser like downloading very old versions and picking a number of languages etc. It is not really necessary, but can be used to have a better control on the downloading of the popular web browser.
You can download Firefox Download Tool from https://www.wintools.info/index.php/firefox-download-tool.