Fire fox Temporary Internet files

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 14:24 28 Feb 05
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Where does Firefox keep its temp files?

Mine is set at 50000kb but cannot find a location.

Help appreciated.

  GaT7 14:30 28 Feb 05

C:\WINDOWS\Application Data\Mozilla\Firefox\Profiles\wugwh0ex.default\Cache (I'm using Win98se & one user profile). G

  ventanas 14:37 28 Feb 05

Mine is in C:\Documents and Settings\username\Application Data\Mozilla\Firefox\Profiles\default.kxf\Cache

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 14:40 28 Feb 05

Thanks

Any way of changing the location of this cache?

Can be done in IE can it be done in Firefox?

  rawprawn 14:40 28 Feb 05

Same as ventanas here.

  GaT7 14:48 28 Feb 05

See if these help: click here &/or click here. G

  dagwoood 14:50 28 Feb 05

Fruit Bat /\0/\, copy and paste the following into your prefs.js file(it's located in the same folder as your cache folder).

user_pref("browser.cache.disk.parent_directory", "X:\\");

Just change X to whatever drive letter you want your cache on.

HTH, dagwoood.

  GaT7 14:51 28 Feb 05

For the second link (above) see Babe Ruth's post. Good question FB - I'm going to do it as well! G

  dagwoood 14:51 28 Feb 05

Meant to add, just paste the new line at the BOTTOM of your prefs list.

  dagwoood 14:53 28 Feb 05

...do what it says in Crossbow7's link.

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 14:57 28 Feb 05

Thanks Gentlemen

Going to move the cache to a larger partion.

and tick the box :0)

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