Firefox

Firefox 3 Beta 5 Coming Soon- Available in FTP Servers

Posted by on April 3, 2008

Firefox 3 Beta 5 Coming Soon- Available in FTP Servers

Update: Firefox3 Beta 5 is now available for download.The latest beta version of Firefox 3, Beta 5 will be available for public download soon. This release is being tested by the quality team and Mozilla says it should be available in the week of March 31. This version contains many bug fixes, you can check(…)

How to Open Registry Keys directly from Firefox

Posted by on March 31, 2008

How to Open Registry Keys directly from Firefox

If you are the one who likes to play with registries in Windows by adding new keys, then each time you may need to open the registry editor to add the keys. Open In RegEdit is a simple Firefox Ad-on which enables you to open registry keys directly from Firefox. If you want to enter(…)

Resize any HTML Form Fields in Firefox with Resizeable

Posted by on March 22, 2008

Resize any HTML Form Fields in Firefox with Resizeable

The small size of textboxes and textareas in some websites/blogs makes it difficult to comment. This case can also occur while filling up an online application. We are unable to preview the complete contents in textareas/ boxes. Resizeable is an add-on for Firefox which does the job of resizing any HTML form fields including textareas,(…)

How to Save Time Commenting on Blogs

Posted by on March 20, 2008

How to Save Time Commenting on Blogs

If you have the habit of commenting on blogs you read, then the most annoying part is filling the name, email and website link on each blog. Some blogs does remember these details, but its difficult to add the details each time you visit the blog. But now you can automate the commenting section of(…)

How to Create and Manage Multiple Profiles in Firefox

Posted by on March 17, 2008

How to Create and Manage Multiple Profiles in Firefox

Firefox saves your personal information such as bookmarks, passwords, and user preferences in a set of files called your profile, which is stored in a separate location from the Firefox program files. You can create multiple profiles, each containing a separate set of user information. Through the Firefox Profile Manager, you can create, remove, and(…)

Activites and WebSlices now Available for Firefox

Posted by on March 12, 2008

Last week Microsoft has released the beta version of IE8 which had new features like Activities and WebSlices. Firefox developers were quick to respond to these features and made available a plugin which gives these features in Firefox as well. 1. Activites Activities is an IE8 feature that lets you select web services to add(…)

Track Amount of Time Online in Firefox with TimeTracker

Posted by on March 10, 2008

Track Amount of Time Online in Firefox with TimeTracker

If Firefox is your default web browser, you can track the time you spend online in Firefox. The TimeTracker addon for Firefox gives you a really easy way to track the time you spend online browsing. The timer only ticks if you are browsing, and you can exclude work-related sites from the timer as well.(…)

How to Enable Spell Check in Text Fields in Firefox

Posted by on March 7, 2008

How to Enable Spell Check in Text Fields in Firefox

Firefox has its own in-built spell check, but this spell check is available only in Text area and text fields (text boxes) will not show spelling mistakes. Many times blogging titles have spelling mistakes because of this. But a simple trick can activate spell check in text fields as well. To do this, open the(…)

Optimize Firefox for Broadband

Posted by on March 6, 2008

Optimize Firefox for Broadband

By default, Firefox is optimized for dial up connection. You can change the browser settings so that it can be used to browse with DSL or cable or other broadband links. In order to change the settings, first you need to edit config file. Type about:config in the address bar and press enter. Then enter(…)

Get Google Talk in Firefox Sidebar

Posted by on March 3, 2008

Get Google Talk in Firefox Sidebar

Google Talk can can be accessed in a number of ways be it through Gmail or through Gtalk or through web messengers. Another way of accessing is to use sidebar in Firefox. GTalk sidebar extension is a Firefox add-on which enable you to access Gtalk from your Firefox sidebar. Steps to access Gtalk in Firefox:(…)