Questions tagged [firefox]

Recommendations for applications, extensions, and plugins related to Mozilla's Firefox web browser.

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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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Firefox add-on to automatically log out from sites

I'm looking for a Firefox add-on that automatically logs me out from sites. What I need: Automatically log out from all sites when the session is closed Whitelist (to let me logged in to some sites)...
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Grammar checker extension for Firefox

I'm using Mozilla Firefox, and I'm writing a lot of articles on different sites. I need an extension that will check the text I write (in English) and suggest me how to fix it if there are any grammar ...
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Program or extension to save Google News archive images?

Ok, kind of a detailed question. I use the google news archive a lot and I printscreen and paste what I want to save and I usually have to merge two or three parts together to get the complete object....
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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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Download all pictures from a whole website

I'm talking about 1000 pictures, the format being something like (not the real site!) travelpics.com/page1-index.html then same thing and page2, 3, 100, etc. I am using Firefox and I have ...
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A 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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Simple feed icon for Firefox

I am looking for an add-on that serves a simple feed icon. All I want is an icon/button in the button bar that is highlighted or blinking in any way when any of my feeds has new content. I don't ...
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realtime POST interceptor and sender based on filters

I'm looking for a way to intercept a POST method to 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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Front end to manage multiple Firefox instances?

Firefox recently rolled out a feature called container tabs, which sounds awesome. However, you have to have Quantum to use it, and I don't want to use Quantum. There's always been a way to have ...
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Secure bookmark sync, “secure xmarks”?

I'd like to use a bookmark manager, but I'd like my data to stay my own. I happened to read about Xmarks ToS/use or what-have-you before checking out this site for recommendations, but I'm glad to ...
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Firefox extension that outputs text list of my Instagram followers

I need to export my list of Instagram followers' handle names to a text file. Is there a Firefox extension that can do this? The output could be a simple .txt or .csv file like this: benjagram ...
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Firefox Quantum extension that will stop links from opening in new tabs

I'm looking for a Firefox Quantum extension that can prevent links from opening in new tabs. I was previously using TargetKiller for Firefox but it currently won't work with Quantum. In Chrome, I use ...
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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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Firefox extension to automatically and globally cleanup all Google redirects

Starting roughly 1-2 years ago, Google made this annoying update where they make every link across all of their products a tracking redirect. These links are largely broken in my browser. Clicking ...
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Firefox extension to track network requests across tabs

Can anyone recommend a Firefox extension that allows the user to track network requests across tabs? In other words, let's say you are in Firefox, and you right-click on this link and select Open ...
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Firefox add-on to block browser caching but have exceptions for individual whitelisted domains/URLs?

I have a good reason to want to disable caching by default in my browser. (It's a particular approach to privacy whereby for sites I don't visit that often or log into, disabling cache prevents them ...
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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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Software for parsing Google Chrome console

I need to get data on regular basis about some scripts that are loading on several sites. For example I have to track Google Analytics or Google Tag Manager trackers ids. So instead of regular using ...
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Is there a Firefox Add-on that lets you copy and paste Latex from websites?

Some websites like Wikipedia don't let me copy and paste the Latex.
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Firefox plugin to un-Google-fy links and copy them to the clipboard/pasteboard?

I use Firefox for browsing and Google for searching. When Google returns search results, it does so with a Google-fied link that includes additional metadata. I'm looking for a plugin that I can ...
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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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Firefox add-on to hide some Instagram requests without actually deleting them

I have a private Instagram.com account to which I only accept family members. Problem I have hundreds of follow requests, from random people or from Facebook acquaintances. Because of this, I often ...
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Open source Firefox add-on to take screenshot of whole page

I want to take an image of a whole web page, including what is not shown currently on-screen (scrolling). Absolute requirements: MUST BE OPEN SOURCE (unlike in that other question), please provide a ...
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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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Firefox 64 removed support for rendering RSS. Can you recommend an alternative for my usage?

I use Firefox on Linux, and a Sansa MP3 player to listen to podcasts. I use the Firefox bookmark sidebar, because it provides a very visually clean way to keep track of my unread podcasts. I move my ...
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A chrome/firefox addon to live download requested files

Is there any Chrome/Firefox extension or addon for downloading all files (e.g., images and audios) that page is requesting from the server? For example, when a file is received from the server and it ...
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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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Scrapbook for Firefox (add-on) alternative

The last Firefox (Quantum) could not maintain back-compatibility for some add-ons (to understand the reason, see an explanation, but it's not needed for answering the question). The Scrapbook ...
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How to embedded the whole Mozilla browser in my Cordova app? (Actual Software Request)

For an application that I have to developp, I need to embedd a whole browser (Firefox preferably). I use Cordova to developp it because I need a crossplatform app. So I would like to embedd Firefox in ...
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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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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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Need an add-on for firefox quantum to parse and download links

Not going to create a mirror from a link, just need to find links to files with specified filters and download them. Before firefox quantum there were many useful addons with good functionalities and ...
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Firefox add-on to have tab shortcut like Pale Moon?

I like the way that Pale Moon manages the tabs. When you press Ctrl+Tab, you don't move to your next (in position) tab but your last opened tab. More importantly (I haven't seen any add-on that covers ...
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Firefox or Chromium addon to fail CAPTCHA tests

My website has a contact form, and I was getting spam so I implemented CAPTCHA protection. I tested my implementation and it seems to work for humans, meaning that I am able to use the contact form. ...
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Tool to help automatize web tasks?

I would like to automatize web tasks which normally should be achieved by a web browser, for example video upload to a certain video sharing website. I would like to make a pure command line program, ...
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Chrome extension like Deep Freeze

I sometimes need my browser to remain as is. Is there any addon which works for Firefox / Chrome and acts like Deep Freeze¹ / Sandboxie²? EDIT: I don't use either programs because one of them is paid ...
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Firefox addon to block attempts to make text unselectable?

Is there a firefox addon that will block attempts to prevent the user from selecting text? Is this possible?
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Firefox: Alternative to Googlebar for other search engines?

I'm using the Googlebar Lite addon for years now. One feature I especially like is its displaying the search terms on the bar itself (in that crazy screenshot taken from the Mozilla site: the "firefox"...
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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 plugin to save complete rendered page as image

I am looking for a Firefox plugin that meets the following requirements: Saves an image of the complete, rendered page (not only the current visible viewport) as it currently appears on the screen ...
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A program to extract passwords from my Firefox profile

UPDATE: The question assumes there's no master password set in FF that protects the password DB. As far as I'm aware, Firefox profiles store your website passwords in cleartext (or at least, not in ...
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Firefox extension to quickly toggle accepting third-party cookies

Can someone recommend a Firefox extension (add-on) that allows the user to quickly toggle accepting third-party cookies? Ideally, it would consist of a toolbar button that allows the user to toggle ...
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Firefox add-on that suspends inactive tabs, to use less memory

Is there any Firefox extension similar to Chrome's The Great Suspender? Basically it suspends tabs that are not actively being used, allowing you to have a lot of tabs without consuming all your ...
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New tab graphic design inspiration for Firefox

I'm looking for an extension that would give me graphic design inspiration in each new tab. (It could be one design, it could be several -- that doesn't matter to me much. But it should be current.) ...
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Firefox quantum extension to delete unaccessed cookies after a specified timeframe

I'm looking for a browser extension like Cookie Time that works for Firefox Quantum. Cookie Time can remove unaccessed cookies after a specified timeframe. It will not delete recently accessed cookies....
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Download router extension

On Chrome, there is an extension called Downloads Router. Looking for something similar for Firefox. The Downloads Router allows you to automatically save your downloads to different folders based on ...
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Convert relative dates in web sites to absolute dates by reading hover property

Relative dates are one of the worst examples of overengineering we find nowadays: makes it more difficult to know the exact date (which month? which day of week? which time of day?), to know which ...
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Firefox Quantum multiple Monitor Fullscreen

Is there a software (add-on, standalone, script, whatever) to put the current Firefox (Quantum I think) into fullscreen on a desktop stretched across multiple monitors? It must run on a 2x2 Kiosk mode ...