Silverlight: Installation Instructions Using Firefox (Mac OS X)


These instructions are for customers running the Mac OSX Operating System & using Firefox as your Web Browser.

Installation Instructions:

1. Download & install Firefox (if necessary)

2. Open Firefox.

3. Download Microsoft Silverlight.

  • If you already have an older version of Silverlight running on your computer, the Microsoft Silverlight site will show you the latest version.
  • You will be given a link to download Silverlight onto your computer. 

4. Click Download Now to get started.

Silverlight 5

5. The Download Link be on the font page.

  • If it is not there, move your mouse over the Download & select an option.

Download button

6. Click Save File in order to save the Silverlight.dmg file to your hard disk.

Opening silverlight tab

7. Double-click the Silverlight.dmg file to run the installation when the download is complete.

Downloads tab

8. Double-click the Silverlight.pkg file to run the installation.


9. Click Continue when the Install Microsoft Silverlight Browser Plug-In box displays.

Install silverlight browser plug-in page

10. Click Continue, again.

Continue button

11. Click Continueagain.

Continue button

12. Click Agree, to Accept the Terms of the Software License Agreement.

License agreement page

13. Click Install.

Install button

14. Enter the Administrator Name & Password if prompted.   (*NOTE:  This is NOT your PAWS ID & PAWS Password.*)

15. Click Install Software.


16. Click Close when the installation completes successfully.

Successful installation page


Referenced from: Mozilla

4/27/2017 11:56:13 AM