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Navigator 9 Beta 2 has been released

This post originally appeared on the Netscape Blog.

Netscape is pleased to announce the immediate availability of Netscape Navigator 9.0 Beta 2. The release is now available for download from for Windows, Mac, and Linux.

Beta 2 addresses the following issues that appeared in Beta 1:

  • Added URL as a tooltip to Linkpad entries
  • Added “Reload” to the FAS and Tracker sidebar context menus
  • Closing the last tab will now close the browser window
  • Fixed the CFBundleSignature on the Mac DMG
  • Fixed bug when removing the location bar while customizing the toolbar
  • Various fixes to in-browser voting
  • Various performance fixes

Automatic updates have not yet been enabled for Beta 1 users, but they will be available soon. For a complete list of the new features in Netscape 9, see What’s New in Netscape Navigator 9? at; you may want to also check out the Netscape Navigator FAQ for information on running Navigator 9 alongside previous Netscape browsers.


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