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Load Websites With Hotkeys In Firefox

Web browsers usually offer several ways to access websites quickly. Users can type in part of the url or website title in the address bar, assign and use keywords, or use their […]

Url Revealer

Url shortening services like Tinyurl have seen an influx since the release of web services like Twitter. Twitter is a prime example as the services limits the amount of characters per message […]

Firefox Text To Speech

Making the computer read out text aloud can be useful in several situations. The most obvious is as an aid for blind or visually impaired people, but it can also be helpful […]

Photobucket Upload

Photobucket is one of the most popular image hosting sites on the Internet. It is currently hosting more than 6.5 billion images on its servers. It is only natural that some users […]

Automatically Discover New Greasemonkey Scripts

If you like to test and install userscripts on a regular basis you may visit the popular repository or the recently launched alternative Grease Fork to browse new and updated scripts […]

Page Bookmarks

Bookmarks are references to websites that are stored on a computer system. They are usually stored in a web browser to make it easier to open a website at a later point […]

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Fix: Cannot Delete Firefox 3 Bookmarks

Something strange happened today. Deleting a Firefox bookmark in the bookmarks toolbar or in the bookmarks folder removed that entry from Firefox. It did however reappear after a restart of the browser […]

Firefox Cookie Editor

Mozilla Firefox offers no way to manipulate cookies directly in the web browser unlike the Opera web browser which comes with those capabilities. (Update: it is possible to edit cookies in recent […]

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Change The Location Of Close Button In Firefox

Firefox is displaying a close button on every open tab by default. The active tab displays that button in red colors while the rest displays a gray button instead to distinguish active […]

Add Hostname To Firefox Titlebar

The hostname is basically the root url of a website, for Ghacks it would be Adding that information to the titlebar has two apparent benefits. Number one is related to phishing. […]

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Check Multiple Checkboxes In Firefox

If you regularly have to work with multiple checkboxes on a page then you might feel a bit frustrated at performing the same operation over and over again. It might be fun […]

Open Random Website In Firefox

Are you feeling bored right now? Don't know what to do? If you want to spend time on the Internet but don't know where, you might let fate decide instead. Random Site […]

Sort Downloads In Firefox

Sorting downloads can be a very good way to control where files will be stored on a computer system. The default option in Firefox is to save them to the standard download […]

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Add Trash To Firefox Bookmarks

Deleting bookmarks in Firefox will remove them permanently from the web browser. There is no going back which might sometimes end in chaos and desperation. Some users might feel more secure with […]

Firefox Mass Password Reset

It is a common practice among security professionals to use a password only once. What I mean by that is to use unique passwords for every single account created. The core reason […]

Save And Paste Form Data In Firefox

Many websites require users to signup before their services can be fully used. While that makes often times sense, for instance for user identification, it is sometimes used solely for the purpose […]

Firefox Temporary Bookmarks

Temporary Bookmarks are bookmarks that expire after a certain amount of time automatically. While most users prefer their bookmarks to last indefinitely, some use bookmarks as a temporary means to store web […]

Copy URL To Clipboard When Copying Text In Firefox

When you quote text published on a website you usually need to copy the text itself that you want to quote and the web address (url) as you need to cite your […]