Preview Firefox Tabs without Clicking on Them

Preview Firefox Tabs without Clicking on Them

If you have a large amount of tabs open in Firefox, wouldn’t it be much easier if you could preview your Firefox tabs just by hovering your mouse over them? Here’s how you can do it.

By Charnita Fance -
Quickly Minimize Memory Usage in Firefox (Without Installing Another Addon)

Quickly Minimize Memory Usage in Firefox (Without Installing Another Addon)

While there are tons of addons that you can install in Firefox to minimize its memory usage, sometime you may just want to use a simple method without installing yet another extension. Since Firefox 22 there is a native feature that allows you to quickly minimize the memory usage of Firefox.

By Damien -
Protect Your Online Privacy with PrivacyFix

Protect Your Online Privacy with PrivacyFix

Chrome and Firefox users have several reliable solutions to protect their online privacy, one of which is aptly named “PrivacyFix”. Let’s see what it has to offer.

By Alan Buckingham -
Speed Dial with Full Online Sync For Firefox

Speed Dial with Full Online Sync For Firefox

Even being a veteran browser, Firefox has not been able to implement the Speed Dial function well. That’s where FVD Speed Dial comes into play. This fully functional Firefox addon fundamentally changes the Speed Dial feature to what it should have been all along.

By Melissa Popp -
How to Pop Out Videos In Firefox

How to Pop Out Videos In Firefox

One of the way to multitask is to pop out videos to new windows so you can watch them and work at the same time. In Firefox, this can be done with PopVideo.

By Damien -
Make the Firefox Download Panel More Useful

Make the Firefox Download Panel More Useful

When Firefox introduced the Download Panel in Build 20, they didn’t include any customization options for it. While the Download Panel was a welcome addition to the browser, the add-on Download Panel Tweaks makes it more functional in Firefox.

By Melissa Popp -
Use Bloody Vikings! to Quickly Create a Disposable Email in Firefox

Use Bloody Vikings! to Quickly Create a Disposable Email in Firefox

Disposable email addresses can be used to check out mailing lists, prevent spam and help avoid having to give out your real email address. Bloody Vikings! for Firefox enables you to create disposable email addresses quickly and efficiently within your browser.

By Melissa Popp -
Manage Gmail from a Dedicated Panel in Firefox

Manage Gmail from a Dedicated Panel in Firefox

We’re always looking for ways to better manage Gmail, whether it’s using Gmail offline or automatically backing up your Gmail attachments to the cloud. If you use Firefox, you can take advantage of Gmail panel to manage your e-mail account in a single panel.

By Melissa Popp -
How to Integrate KeePass With Chrome and Firefox in Ubuntu

How to Integrate KeePass With Chrome and Firefox in Ubuntu

We have often said that you should use a complicated and unique password for each and every of your account. You can do so with the aid of KeePass desktop password manager. This article will show you how to integrate KeePass with Chrome and Firefox in Ubuntu so you don’t have to remember any password again.

By Damien -
Access SSH Server From the Browser With FireSSH

Access SSH Server From the Browser With FireSSH

When it comes to SSH, it always involves the terminal or a SSH client (like Putty for Windows). This tends to scare people off. What if you can access SSH server from the browser, and with a user-friendly interface? Will that be more attractive to you?

By Damien -
Easily Customize the Addon Bar In Firefox With Puzzle Piece

Easily Customize the Addon Bar In Firefox With Puzzle Piece

Add-ons make customizing Firefox a near limitless endeavor, but what if you want to customize your add-ons? Wait for it – there’s an add-on for that. Puzzle Piece allows you to customize the addon bar in Firefox. It takes the default Firefox addon bar and shrinks it into a small little panel that can display the same content without the waste.

By Bertel King, Jr. -
The Web Browsers Comparison Guide: Which One is the Best Browser For You?

The Web Browsers Comparison Guide: Which One is the Best Browser For You?

The web browser is the most used piece of software on most of our computers, and there are quite a few of them vying for our attention. In this web browsers comparison guide, we will show you the features of the various popular browsers and which one is the best for you.

By Bertel King, Jr. -
Open Applications Without Leaving Firefox

Open Applications Without Leaving Firefox

here are times when you have to open different applications while browsing. In Firefox, you can use the Easy Access add-on to open applications without leaving Firefox.

By Hammad -
How To Create Temporary Bookmarks In Firefox

How To Create Temporary Bookmarks In Firefox

If you don’t want note-taking apps for simply saving web pages, try this neat Firefox add-on called Temporary Bookmarks. This add-on allows you to bookmark webpages and clear them when you close the browser, or after a specified amount of time.

By Kim Barloso -
Setting Multiple Home Page For Firefox

Setting Multiple Home Page For Firefox

Do you know you can set multiple websites as the home page in Firefox? Here is how you do it: 1. Go to the “Preferences -> General” section in Firefox. 2. At the Home Page input field, enter the URL of the websites that you want to set as home page, separating each URL with […]

By Damien -
Simple Trick to Make Firefox Run Faster

Simple Trick to Make Firefox Run Faster

There are tons of ways to make Firefox runs faster. One of the ways is to turn off the tabs animation so the opening and closing of tabs will be immediate and doesn’t take up much memory. In Firefox, open a new tab and type “about:config” in the address bar. Search for “browser.tabs.aimate” and double […]

By Damien -
Analyze Writing Errors with SlickWrite for Firefox and Chrome

Analyze Writing Errors with SlickWrite for Firefox and Chrome

Most spelling and grammar checkers in word processors spot obvious writing errors, but not the less obvious ones. Slick Write is a web service that analyzes writing errors as well as performs the usual spelling and grammar check.

By Kim Barloso -
Do a Quick Search In Firefox With A Keystrokoe

Do a Quick Search In Firefox With A Keystrokoe

In Firefox, you can press the “/” key in your keyboard (when your cursor is not in any input field) to quickly activate the Quick Search bar. Alternatively, you can go to “Preferences -> Advanced -> General and tick the box “Search for text when I start typing”. This will allow you to search for […]

By Damien -
Easily Backup and Restore Forms Data In Chrome and Firefox

Easily Backup and Restore Forms Data In Chrome and Firefox

Filling out lengthy forms can take up much of our time, especially when the information gets lost after submitting it due to a timeout error or a site crash. Lazarus can help prevent this from happening by saving data on forms and retrieving them for you in case you need to resubmit it.

By Kim Barloso -
How to Easily Access Your Tab History in Firefox With A Single Click

How to Easily Access Your Tab History in Firefox With A Single Click

Browsing through several tabs within a browser can get tedious and confusing at times, especially when you’re skimming through tons of information from different web pages. If you use Firefox, the Tab History Menu add-on can help you see tab history with barely a click of the mouse.

By Kim Barloso -
Change the Appearance of Firefox Without Installing a Theme

Change the Appearance of Firefox Without Installing a Theme

While most of us are not designer, we do love to customize stuff to our liking, including our browser. Finding the right theme for a browser can be difficult depending on personal taste. Here is where an extension like Stratiform for Firefox comes in handy.

By Melissa Popp -
How To Save Highlighted Text in Firefox Into a File

How To Save Highlighted Text in Firefox Into a File

Researching on the Internet can sometimes be cumbersome. The Save Text To File extension for Firefox allows you to save highlighted text in any web page into a .txt file, then save it in any location on your hard drive.

By Kim Barloso -
How To Adjust Text Size In Firefox

How To Adjust Text Size In Firefox

If you work with computers a lot and find that your eyesight isn’t as good as it used to, you’ll be happy to know that a Firefox add-on called NoSquint allows you to zoom in and out the text of a webpage.

By Kim Barloso -
Is the Fine on Microsoft Over Browser Issue Just?

Is the Fine on Microsoft Over Browser Issue Just?

The European Commission has decided the fine on Microsoft over the browser issue is going to be €561 million, or the equivalent of $732 million. That’s quite a hefty fine, and it seems as if they are sending out a warning to all the big technology companies, telling them that the rules will be enforced and that no company is too big to play by the rules.

By Laura Tucker -
Is There Room for Ubuntu and Firefox in Smartphone Market?

Is There Room for Ubuntu and Firefox in Smartphone Market?

While Google and Apple have been battling it out to decide who will grab the lion’s share of the smartphone market, Ubuntu and Firefox poised to enter the market and compete with the giants. Is there any more room for new players in the smartphone market?

By Laura Tucker -
How to Back Up Your Browsing Data in Firefox

How to Back Up Your Browsing Data in Firefox

The browser is probably the second most used software in your computer, right after the operating system itself. If you are a Firefox user and want to back up your browser data (history, profile, cookies, extensions etc.) easily, here is the way to do it.

By Hammad -
How to Send Messages from Gmail to Evernote

How to Send Messages from Gmail to Evernote

Evernote is one of the most popular notetaking services that is available on almost every platform. If you are a Gmail user as well, here is a simple and easy way to transfer messages from Gmail to Evernote.

By Hammad -
Linux Alternatives to Popular Windows Apps [Part 1]

Linux Alternatives to Popular Windows Apps [Part 1]

If the availability of Windows apps is what stop you from switching to Linux, here is a large list of open source Linux alternatives apps that could make your transition to Linux easier than you thought possible.

By Bertel King, Jr. -
How To Save Files Straight to Google Drive In Firefox

How To Save Files Straight to Google Drive In Firefox

Working with Google Drive is a convenient way to manage files on the go. If you’re frequently downloading files from different sources on the Web, you’ll be glad to know that the Save to Google Drive for Firefox add-on lets you save files directly to Google Drive.

By Kim Barloso -