Category: Firefox

Things to do with firefox

Figuring Out Do Not Track (DNT)

Figuring Out Do Not Track (DNT)

Do Not Track is supposed to be simple. And yes if you want to activate it in Firefox it is easy -- simply check the box labeled: Tell websites I do no ...
Where’s My KDE Dialogs In Firefox

Where’s My KDE Dialogs In Firefox

When I upgraded to Kubuntu Lucid Lynx, they promised: Firefox now integrates better with KDE, providing native KDE file dialogs as well as respecti ...
Get Back Firefox’s Print Preview Buttons In Linux

Get Back Firefox’s Print Preview Buttons In Linux

Does it annoy you that the print preview window has been neutered in Firefox for Ubuntu?  You may have this problem in other Linux distributions or op ...

Be Careful What You Name Your Website Images

On a website for a client, I named one of the images Advertisement.jpg.  I thought this made sense because it was a picture of an old advertisement.  ...

Firefox Extension One-Two Punch: AutoCopy and Copy Plain Text

Lifehacker recently posted it's Top Ten firefox extensions for 2009.  Number ten on that list was Autocopy, an extension that automatically copies sel ...

Tracfone Biased Against Linux And/Or Firefox Users

Why should I have trouble purchasing minutes for my tracfone on their website running Firefox on Linux?  Admittedly I didn't try Firefox on Windows or ...

Getting Java Plugin to work in Firefox 2 under Hardy Heron

I'm running the KDE4 version of Kubuntu Hardy Heron. Yesterday my wife ran across a site where she needed java support. In earlier version I just ha ...

My Firefox Extensions

Out of the umpteen extensions I have tried, I ultimately chose a few that I continue to use every day. What follows is a list of the extensions I in ...