Questions tagged [firefox]

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

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Firefox Websocket inspection

Goal/Requirements I want to inspect websocket messages with the latest Firefox. I don't want to switch browsers. The situation is kind of messed up for me. I really don't want to move to closed-source ...
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plugin for firefox to highlight text

I want plugin to firefox, which would allow me simply to highlight text on the websites and it woudn't disappear, after next launch.
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Flashgot alternative for Firefox quantum

Flashgot doesn't work with quantum anymore, I want a similar extension which would work with uGet on Linux. Basically an extension that would let me click on a download link and open it with uGet.
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PixelBlock alternative for Firefox?

I'm using Firefox 57. I'm looking for software that blocks the 1x1 pixels that cause the HTTP{S} fetches that are used to track users. The product I used in the past is called PixelBlock. I searched ...
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Extension for required reading time

Is there any extension that can tell me how much time it would take a person to read a page? I need for Firefox.
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Tab extract extension on Firefox

Is there a similar extension on Firefox that lets you extract all tabs with certain URL to a new window like Tab Extract for Chrome?
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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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Multiple tab rows for Firefox 57

I usually have dozens of tabs open, because I work on many different things. So I need my tabs on multiple rows (other UI suggestions are OK). Is there an add-on for this? Gratis Compatible with ...
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Firefox add-on to delete cookies

Not sure if deleting the browser-history will delete local shared objects (a.k.a. Flash cookies). Is there a new add-on for Firefox which is similar to the BetterPrivacy add-on, or it's not needed?
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Equivalent to NoScript for Firefox Quantum

NoScript is no longer supported under Firefox Quantum. What other methods exist to allow scripts to run on a per-domain basis?
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How to “save as” everything on a remote server directly?

I am using browsers like firefox and chrome. Many times I need to use "save as" a webpage rather than only bookmark it. What "save as" does is saving a html page and a folder with a lot of other ...
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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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looking for you tube video downloder app

I am looking for a software, that can download video's from youtube like website. And also it should be able to download flash video's
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Firefox auto form filler extension

For a long time, I used LastPass as my password manager. But the newest version is very bloated and slow, and finally I gave it up in favour of KeePass. But I miss LastPass' form-filling capabilities -...
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Is there a Chrome/Firefox extension that can edit response body from a POST

The title says pretty much everything. But let me give you an example here: REQUEST HEADER REQUEST BODY RESPONSE HEADER RESPONSE BODY And all I want is changing the valid property to true ...
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Browser hijack protection for Firefox (BrowserProtect is dead)

I installed K-Lite Codec pack and it installed Bing(R) as a search provider and reset my homepage to Bing (in Firefox, but not PaleMoon). I don't like or use Bing. While this isn't the most ...
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Replacement for TableTools addon (Firefox)

As described in my other question (see there for some background), I need replacements for some Firefox addons which should work with v57+ – i.e. they should be Web Extensions. In this case here, my ...
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Replacement for ServerSwitcher addon (Firefox)

With v57 in November, a bunch of Firefox addons will stop working due to the drop of support for the addon API (switch to WebExtensions). Because of that, and the API still not being "stable", many ...
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Imagus alternative for Firefox 57

Is there an Imagus addon alternative for Firefox 57? It's been recently disabled in Nightly. Edit: Imagus load image or image link without the need to click it, it works for certain videos too by ...
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Switch TLD and domain name location?

I think it would be cool to switch my browser URL bar to be com.google.subdomain/page instead of subdomain.google.com/page. Is there a browser or an extension that does this?
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RSS reader addon for Firefox which keeps feeds

I'm looking for a Firefox addon for Atom/RSS which is similar to this: entries are periodically fetched and kept for a configurable amount of time (e.g. one month) it is possible to "bookmark" or "...
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Trick or addon for autoscrolling long web-pages with Firefox

In Chrome I have this useful extension for autoscrolling with shortcuts. I would like to be able to do the same thing with Firefox. "autoscrolling with shortcuts" = ctrl+up/down arrows to make pages ...
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Firefox add-on to save contents of different websites in to different locations in computer

I frequently visit several websites and download documents like PDF and DOCX. The files downloaded are always saved to the downloads location. I know that I can choose "always ask" option in General ...
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Firefox addon to stop youtube autobuffering/playing videos

Existing addons (such as nobuffer and flashblock) seem to have stopped working; and youtube hasn't given users an option to prevent videos from buffering and playing automatically since they ...
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Firefox: how to display more download status in the drop-down menu of downloads

I'm talking about the drop-down menu that can be displayed by hitting the Downloads button that's a gray or blue, downward arrow icon, with the tooltip that says "Display the progress of ongoing ...
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Extension or tweak to change Firefox handling of bad or self-signed certificates

Firefox freaks out when a site has a self-signed certificate, or if there are any other number of problems or "problems" with a site's certificate. It's behavior is to change the whole page, hide any ...
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Firefox add-on to switch a tab's ACCEPT_LANGUAGE

Some non-English websites show a dumbed-down/outdated English version to all visitors whose browsers identifies them as English readers. I usually browse in English but I can read more languages, so I ...
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How to automatically close a new tab/window opening automatically with specific web-address?

Is there a way to automatically close a new tab/window that pops up as advertisement and opening some specific web-page on it ? Is there any software to do this job ?
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Browser Extension: Chat room notification

I'm looking for a browser extension (Chrome or Firefox) which notifies me whenever someone replies to my message in chat rooms, since most chat rooms are silent and most operators take way too much ...
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Firefox solution for opening links in Chromium (supporting multiple user accounts)

I need a solution (add-on etc.) for Firefox that allows me to open links in Chromium. I’m using multiple user accounts (not profiles) in Chromium, so the add-on should allow me to select in which ...
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Recommended browser window resize add-on for Firefox?

Can anybody recommend an add-on which works well with current (as of 2017) versions of Firefox to let you resize your browser window to a range of preferred sizes? (I am ideally looking for an add-on ...
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Virtual PDF printer to print from Firefox

There are some documents I need in PDF format. On a website it has the "print" button and it opens the standard options. I would like a simple, free "virtual PDF printer" that will save the document ...
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Adblocker with more sophisticated filters

I feel like filters based on id, class, attributes or node structure are not very effective because a website could easily randomize these in the backend. I found myself countless times in a ...
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Firefox add-on to display all tabs in one page

Do we have an add-on in Firefox that will put all tabs in one page and under each other? I have a lot of tabs and I want to see them all in one page. Something that does what Re-pagination or ...
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FirePHP replacement

As Firebug seems not to be supported in Firefox 50+, can someone please suggest a library other than FirePHP to use for debugging php variables in the web console? I just need to log variables to the ...
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Firefox bookmark manager with two panes

I regularly need to sort through and organize large amounts of bookmarks; e.g. moving entries from a long list into folders in another branch. The built-in Show all bookmarks window doesn't help me ...
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Need add-on for Firefox to change proxy easily

I got a list of proxies. Some from Egypt, some from Italy, etc. Say I want to use a certain proxy. One way to do so is to go to Tools → Options bla bla. Is there an add-on that make this faster? I ...
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Is there a proper addon for Firefox which keeps browsing history forever?

At the moment original browsing history component of Firefox looks pretty sad. It doesn't keep history forever. In the past it was something like places.history.expiration.max_pages;151042. Today I ...
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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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Tools to assist with printing of Google Maps route [closed]

Say I have played with my Google Maps directions and gotten to the point that they look good and I'm ready to print. What is a good procedure for doing that, retaining control over formatting? The ...
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Chrome/Firefox extension to change YouTube auto caption from English to another language

By default YouTube translate videos to English. Is there any Chrome/Firefox extension to auto translate to different language?
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How to sync bookmarks across various browsers on various computers/mobile devices?

I'm looking for an easy way to sync bookmarks between multiple browsers (Firefox, Chrome, Opera, Safari, Internet Explorer, Edge) on multiple Desktop computers (Windows, OSX, Linux) and phones (iOS, ...
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Firefox extension to remove “ - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia” from page title

When you open a Wikipedia article such Apple, its title is: Apple - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Is there a Firefox extension to remove the useless - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia part? I ...
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Block all images in Firefox but see only those I want

I want to block all images in Firefox except a few I choose. I found the Image Block add-on, but if I use that I can't see where the images were. I prefer something like the Show Selected Images add-...
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Tool to determine if any HTTP bookmarks can be replaced with HTTPS equivalents (Firefox)

Can anyone recommend a software tool that will go through all bookmarks stored in Firefox and determine if any HTTP bookmarks can be replaced with HTTPS equivalents? The software can be a Firefox ...
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Alternatives to Download Helper?

I am regularily using Download Helper to download video, to watch them later when in transit. The best part of this plugin is that it reliably detect any video or audio on the page, and allow the ...
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Firefox plugin to help me switch search engine

I am trying to switch my primary search engine for the fourth time now since 2010 and, like before, the search results are still not of the quality I'm used to (which are Google's). Example: "...
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Firefox extension to let the user open YouTube videos with SMPlayer or VLC conveniently?

VLC and SMPlayer have the ability to stream YouTube videos. Is there an extension for Firefox to conveniently open the video in the current YouTube page in SMPlayer or VLC?
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Is there an open-source Chrome / Firefox extension that tracks Gmail message opens and clicks?

I've seen various Chrome or Firefox extensions that allow tracking Gmail messages so that I can know when a recipient views (or clicks on links within) an email. For example: Yesware getsidekick.com ...
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Firefox add-on to shorten a URL with bitly and give it a name

Firefox has a feature in which you right-click a link and it copies it to your clipboard. I am looking for something that does even more than that. With bitly you can name links, for instance you ...