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Is there a Firefox addon that will let me open a tab as a private tab? Otherwise I have to connect the complete Firefox in the Privacy mode.

When i open pages like amazon i sometimes want to use them anonymized because of the cookie tracking of my searches!

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Maybe a cookie-management addon would suffice? –  Bobby Nov 10 '10 at 8:26

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The best alternative is to use Private Browsing Window addon. It starts a new Firefox instance with a new profile.

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I fear this is not feasible in Firefox right now. Unfortunately the same problem applies to Tor.

You could try to file a bug to request it, though.

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The Private Tab extension adds a per-tab private browsing mode. It only works with Firefox 20+ due to it utilizing an API that doesn't exist in older versions.

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