Tag Archives: firefox

Glasswire broke DNS on my Windows 7 machine

Not sure how, but it caused Windows Firewall to block DNS requests. Solution: Either turn the firewall off or Control Panel\System and Security\Windows Firewall -> “Restore Defaults”

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Trying to install flash on windows and getting “Msvcr110.dll Not Found or Missing”

Download & install Visual C++ Redistributable for Visual Studio 2012 Update 4 (x86 version in my case).

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Click-to-Play Manager :: Add-ons for Firefox

Click-to-Play Manager :: Add-ons for Firefox. Useful add-on if you don’t want the extreme security of NoScript but want to control java & flash permissions.

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How to Add New RSS Feed Into Feedly for Firefox | Mark Headrick’s Blog

If you’ve migrated from google reader to feedly, but are still taunted by firefox offering google as an option when you try to subscribe to an RSS feed, follow the instructions below: How to Add New RSS Feed Into Feedly … Continue reading

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Firefox Tree Style Tab

This provides tree-style tab bar, like a folder tree of Windows Explorer. New tabs opened from links (or etc.) are automatically attached to the parent tab. If you often use many many tabs, it will help your web browsing because … Continue reading

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SmoothWheel :: Add-ons for Firefox

SmoothWheel :: Add-ons for Firefox. Take precise control of scrollwheel behaviour – I find the default not sensitive enough and am bored with editing about:config.

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Saved Password Editor :: Add-ons for Firefox

Saved Password Editor :: Add-ons for Firefox. Very handy extension if you use saved passwords in firefox (and if you do, ensure you use a master password) for those sites that don’t let you save your password. Wouldn’t suggest using … Continue reading

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ShareMeNot — Protecting against tracking from third-party social media buttons while still allowing you to use them

ShareMeNot — Protecting against tracking from third-party social media buttons while still allowing you to use them. Disable Facebook like, Google +1, etc…

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FireGestures :: Add-ons for Firefox

A customizable mouse gestures extension which enables to execute various commands and user scripts with five types of gestures. via FireGestures :: Add-ons for Firefox. Quite usable, allows you to do more with firefox without the keyboard.

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QuickProxy :: Add-ons for Firefox

QuickProxy :: Add-ons for Firefox. In the absence of a compatible SwitchProxy extension for FF3.6, this is a good alternative (unless you have > 1 proxy setting). Works very well if for example you vpn into work and have to … Continue reading

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