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I’ll do it, but only if you’ll help


Pledge “usefirefox”

"I will use the Firefox web browser but only if 100 other people will do the same."

— RobotII, a fed up Internet Explorer user

Deadline to sign up by: 17th November 2005
124 people signed up (24 over target)

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  • Perhaps you could include the Mozilla suite as well as Firefox in your pledge. Also perhaps include Thunderbird as an alternative to Outlook/Outlook Express.
    Allan Lewis, 13 years ago. Abusive? Report it!
  • Made the switch permanently ages ago now, as IE kept letting through the most appauling adware and viruses.

    Couldn't be happier with Firefox!
  • I already use it! It's far superior to IE6
    Mick Bolton, 13 years ago. Abusive? Report it!
  • Have used Firefox and Thunderbird since Feb 2005. Am very happy. Much better than IE and Outlook. Are there any other switches I can make?
  • What about Opera? I have been boycotting IE for years now and Opera is my browser of choice. Can I join this pledge and fulfill its spirit (boycotting IE) by using Opera?
    Cathi, 13 years ago. Abusive? Report it!
  • I pledge to do <something> that I already know is in my own best interest and won't cost me anything BUT only if <x> people also agree.. huh?
    Greg, 13 years ago. Abusive? Report it!
  • I think the pledge should be extended to 10,000 and everyone who has a website should display the Firefox button!
    Michael Rock, 13 years ago. Abusive? Report it!
  • I've never looked back after the switch. I dread IE now. Ctrl+T rules!
    Jennifer, 13 years ago. Abusive? Report it!
  • I've downloaded it - but it ndoesn't work. do I haqve to do something to make it work? Do I have to uninstall explorer?
    Neil Scott, 13 years ago. Abusive? Report it!
  • I made the switch at work and home and never looked back!! Using it now, converting others every chance i get. The college where i work recently switched to Thunderbird as an e-mai lclient .. i'm hoping they'll switch over to Firefox as the default browser soon.
    Jason, 13 years ago. Abusive? Report it!
  • Good Job!
    but i like to use konqueror in KDE.
    and i wonder why you don't add
    ice Weasel
    ( same FireFox with another name for debian )
    And off course!! 100 people is too low!
    martin j. ponce, 12 years ago. Abusive? Report it!
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Current signatories (Green text = they've done it)

RobotII, the Pledge Creator, joined by:

  • Tim
  • Josh Andrews
  • Ron
  • John
  • Standingpanda
  • Alex
  • Sigma X Virus
  • Guillaume Gervais
  • Rene Leonhardt
  • Robert Jewell
  • Kev Williams
  • Brian Topping
  • Shay Barak
  • David Naylor
  • David Grubba
  • Mitchell Maher
  • Gerard Sanvictores II
  • Pete Chown
  • Chris
  • Paul Appleby
  • Jerry GOULET
  • mike
  • Aigars Mahinovs
  • Jean R.
  • Sean
  • Robert Brook
  • Rodney Watkiss
  • Joe
  • Simon Hewison
  • Flora
  • Joey Stanford
  • Rob O'Corpse
  • Nicholas Moreau
  • Max Hogg
  • Alex McKee
  • Iain Robertson
  • Prayas
  • Riki Beech
  • Freddie Ruddick
  • Andrea
  • Lars Stitz
  • Heather Chou
  • Miles Rausch
  • Frank O'Dwyer
  • Ricardo Arriaga
  • Dennis North
  • Mick Bolton
  • Tom O'Dea
  • Rod
  • Joe
  • Serge K. Keller
  • Umesh Vyas
  • rachel
  • Ellen Migo
  • Chihsun Tsai
  • Chris
  • Deborah Elizabeth Finn
  • stinky
  • Fabien
  • Peter Banks
  • cristina
  • C Foster
  • Matthew Pollard
  • Jez Smith
  • Aaron Scott
  • abdul
  • Paul Marshall
  • gavin
  • Eston Bond
  • Rick Wakeman
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  • Julie Rønning
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  • Lynn
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  • Laura Holmes
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  • Jane
  • 11 people who did not want to give their names, 1 of whom has done the pledge

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