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Applications, extensions, and plugins related to Mozilla's Firefox web browser.

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Partial YouTube looper in Firefox?

Is there a Firefox extension that does what this Chrome extension, "Looper for YouTube", does? (The official looper can only loop full video.) Auto replay videos with ONE-CLICK, able to ...
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Cookie manager extension for Firefox that allows to import cookies into a certain temporary container

There are a lot of cookie manager extensions for Firefox, and some of them allow to import cookies from the clipboard or from a file. I believe that I know nearly all of them. However, I am using ...
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Firefox addon to hide/display bookmarks toolbar on demand

Right now, I'm using Firefox 117 on MacOs Ventura 13.4.1c and I would need an add-on which could hide/display on click the bookmarks toolbar ... can you recommend any extension for this? Why: ...
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Chrome or Firefox extension to reload a page till it actually loads (I'm getting the error: The connection has timed out)

I'm in one of those Government websites that are down quite often, so I must reload the page over and over expecting that it will load in some moment. I wonder if there is some kind of extension that ...
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Annotation Protocol compatible annotations?

I am looking for a browser extension that allows for W3C Web Annotation Protocol compatible annotations on locally stored HTML pages. My favourite browser is Firefox, so add-ons for Firefox would be ...
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Is there any cross-platform browser bookmark syncing plugin reminiscent of xmarks.com?

A number of years ago there was a cross-platform bookmark plugin called xmarks.com. It was great, but it was subsequently shut down and since then, I've been unable to find anything comparable. What I'...
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Browser extension to search and play media on hover over artist name, band, song

The use case is to hover some text or text selection on a web page, and the extension would show a popup with play buttons for audio/video streams from youtube, spotify, soundcloud, amazon, shazam, ...
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How to translate Facebook pages (including posts)? Chrome's built-in feature does not work

Is there a way to translate Facebook pages on Chrome/any other browser? I'm not talking about the Facebook built-in Bing translation on individual posts, but the entire page. Things I tried that didn'...
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Firefox extension to add my own 1-10 star ratings to YouTube videos (and where I can then also easily retrieve/find videos by my ratings)

Add my own 1-10 star ratings (instead of the current default of just "Like" and "Dislike") or, more generally, add my own n-star rating system Easily retrieve/find videos by my ...
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Is there any Firefox extension which allow you to add a few lines of description for different websites which get shown when you revisit the website?

I watch & rewatch a lot of youtube tutorials on my desktop. I find the 2-3 line description of each youtube video written by the creator to be inadequate in most cases. I would like add my own 3-4 ...
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Firefox profile export/backup tool

I want to be able to backup, or export, my Firefox profile, then later be able to apply this backup - import into an existing (new) profile, or import/restore as a separate profile. I do not want to ...
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Which software should I use to find out my former email addresses from browser installation files, found in old hard drives?

I had email addresses in the past, what I have completely forgotten about. I recently found 3 old hard drives that I knew were no good, went bad and I simply bought a new one. Lately I tried them and ...
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Suspicious email in Gmail: How to safely see its original source/headers without opening the email?

In my Gmail inbox, I often see emails whose sender+title+intro is so well-targeted that I can't really tell whether it is a legitimate question/information or a phishing attempt. I could open the ...
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Sync / merge Firefox bookmarks with skipping duplicates html/json (open-source)

I want a tool to merge bookmarks (bookmarks files as stored in FF profile) from two places (PCs) from time to time, in automated way, having Linux terminal / CLI option (I don't want to select files ...
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Bypass Google's "Personalization settings & cookies" (consent.google.com) page, setting everything to off

Google recently introduced the "Personalization settings & cookies" page when you visit it for the "first" time, e.g. when you browse to https://www.google.com/ you get and if ...
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Is there any software that allows to open some desktop applications in(as) browser tabs?

I use the browser as a task/data aggregator and prefer tabs to bookmarks. Usually, I open a tab, work with it, discard it (or entire session), then open it again in the same state as I left it. ...
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How do I prevent sites from changing the text when copying?

Some sites change the text when copying it: add their own link, change the part of the Cyrillic alphabet to the Latin alphabet. I know the Copy Plain Text extension but it won't work, since it can't ...
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PDF viewer with "n pages" in the screen and horizontal scrolling one page at the time

I want to read clearly the pages of pdf files on my windows 10 computer. I thought about buying a curved 32" monitor, with high enough resolution, like QHD or 4K. Then I thought about placing ...
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A Firefox addon to suspend inactive tabs to disk which does not require the tab to be reloaded by swapping from RAM to disk (to reduce memory use)

Is there a Firefox addon (or anything built into Firefox) that allows suspending inactive tabs which does not require the tabs to be reloaded when restoring/resuming them? I think this could be ...
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Is there a Firefox addon that allows creating new tabs containing only text (like todos) via the address bar without causing any Internet calls?

I'd like to create Firefox tabs that only contain text but no website by entering the text directly into the address bar. Is there a way to have this type of tab? This would be similar to entering ...
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Is there an offline password manager addon for Opera/Chrome/Firefox, with master password?

The built-in Opera password manager has no master password :( Search here with "password manager" and you will get 180+ results! :o https://addons.opera.com/en/search/?query=password+manager ...
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Firefox bookmark toolbar custom folder icons?

Is there an extension for current version of Firefox that enables you to change the icons of the folders in the bookmark toolbar? So far I've not found any, so I'm stuck with Waterfox Classic since it ...
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Firefox extension to make exceptions for showing images in Firefox?

I know how to use about:config to block showing images in Firefox; but, for some websites, I need images to be shown; what Firefox extension will allow me to make these exceptions?
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Firefox extension to hide some elements permanently

This extension already existed with a name element hiding helper. But it's not supported by my version of the browser. I have found lizard. It's great, but I would like to hide (remove) some elements ...
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Watch URL changes in Firefox

I'm looking for Firefox extension that is able to watch for changes on a particular webpage, similar to command line application urlwatch. It should be able to watch large number of webpages (not ...
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Is there a dark mode browser extension that works in an opt-in way?

Is there a dark mode browser extension that you can activate only in specific websites that are very hard to read without dark mode themes that they refuse to have? Most dark mode extensions seem to ...
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Separating work and personal tabs in Firefox

I am using my laptop for working and personal usage. I use usually many tabs for in my work and i keep using them for several days. Everyday in the afternoon when i want to use my laptop for personal ...
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Firefox extension to open JavaScript links in distinct tabs

Please recommend a Firefox extension that will force JavaScript links on a user-defined site to open in separate new tabs. More detail: A web site (not public-facing, sorry) loads links via JavaScript....
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Offline HTTPS test?

Clients cannot connect with webbrowser since they just get: SSL_ERROR_HANDSHAKE_FAILURE_ALERT but we cannot figure out, what is the issue with the HTTPS cert. Since the HTTPS site is internal, not ...
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Extension to offer link to The Wayback Machine?

Suppose I click any linked resource and I end up with this: ... or this: ... but to me as a user it's obvious that this resource may have once existed, I'd like an extension that changes the above ...
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Firefox extension to auto-load ALL Youtube comments

Is there a Firefox add-on that will automatically load ALL Youtube comments on the page? There are many addon-ons that will hide the comments, but I am looking for opposite, i.e. load all the ...
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Firefox addon to force paragraph word-wrapping on both desktop and Android

Readability is not the answer to this question as indicated in the graphic below. Only on Firefox, running both in the desktop and Android versions, I would like to find an add-on (or other ...
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How to open Firefox container links in "No Container" - Automatically

This is a question for those familiar with the two Firefox add-ons: Multi-Account Containers and Temporary Containers. Normally if you open a page in a container, and click a link on the page, it ...
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App to download all links on a page

There's a webpage with download links. I need to download all the files listed on it - there are hundreds. Is there an open source app or browser add-on that can do this?
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Tree-style-tab that hierarchically orders tabs by domain

The Tree style tab Firefox add-on creates a sidebar where tabs are shown in a tree, typically based on how they have opened. A feature request to order them by domain was rejected with the commentary ...
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command-line jslint like program

I know about jslint, but it has a web interface. I am a 60 years old geek using Linux since 1993 (and have developed the GCC MELT tool, with Bismon wanting to be some successor) For the Bismon ...
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Firefox or Chrome extension that clicks on webpage links with the keyboard (no mouse involved)

I like to use a Firefox extension called Vimium. Basically, it's a way of controlling the browser with the keyboard while mimicking vim shortcuts. However, there's one functionality on it that is not ...
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Looking for a Firefox extension to block nuisance in-page overlay popups

I'd search for this in the Firefox extension list myself if I knew what "nuisance in-page overlay popups" are formally known as. Usually they darken or blur the rest of the web page behind them and ...
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Browser addon for copying text blocks from a file to multiple inputs

I need to enter multiple bank account numbers in raw text to multiple inputs in a bank website. For example, I've got one account number in a file, following this format: xxxx xxxx xxxx xxxx And I'...
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Firefox extension to handle too many tabs open on Android

I have a habit of leaving tabs open for 'reading later' on my mobile. This is a bad habit, since it now means I have 100+ tabs open. The problem is that the tab view in Firefox for Android truncates ...
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screenshot tool for extremely long pages firefox and chrome

Is there a screenshot tool that works without bugs for extremely long pages with firefox and chrome. Preferably external (software) or internal (add-on) ? I haven't found yet an add-on that works. I ...
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Hidding but using saved passwords in web browser - Use saved passwords in browser without seeing them

I have one problem regarding managing passwords in web browsers. When I save some passwords in Chrome, Mozzila etc, any user can see saved passwords. I want to have saved passwords, which users can ...
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Browser addon to save options of a website's search page

I used Scrapbook for many years—and still Use it on an older Mac running an older version of Firefox. As of mid-2019, is there an alternative? For me, the key feature of Scrapbook is/was the ability ...
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Software to be able to insert text templates into current window

Here's my scenario: I'm a forum admin and people ask the same questions over and over again, and I want to answer them with a boilerplate post that says something like: This is a common question ...
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Tool to convert large Mozilla LZ4 files to plain text?

TL;DR: I am seeking for software to turn Mozilla's headacheful LZ4 garbage into usable plain text. There is already a scrounger for Mozilla LZ4, which even is supposed to work offline when saving the ...
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password manager addon for firefox by SITE not by domain

We have many sites in our network with many different passwords for each site, unfortunately firefox,chrome,edge, all of them keep a single password no matter what the site is as long as the domain is ...
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realtime POST interceptor and sender based on filters

I'm looking for a way to intercept a POST method to a website and change it's content based on rules. Given example: A website is sending a data along with temporary unique identifier. I want to edit ...
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Chrome or Firefox Add On / Extension for editing CSS number values with buttons or scroll wheel

I know that there are a lot of addons for browsers available which let you edit the CSS. Even the stock Inspector lets you do that. What I am looking for is a way to edit the CSS values in the ...
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Since, the latest firefox does not have firebug, which version of firefox should i use for firebug? [closed]

The latest version of firefox does not have firebug, how can i use firebug even if i have to use older version?
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Firefox extension to always open a link in the same tab

Please recommend a Firefox Web Extension that allows the user to always open a link in the same tab. I'm open to any way for it to be enabled. The functionality can be "always on", meaning it ...
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