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I want to turn off Firefox autocomplete, but only for specific websites--not for the entire interwebs. My language course has an online workbook, and the autocomplete keeps giving me the answers if I need to re-do an exercise. The tutorials I've found online all tell me to clear out my form history. I don't want to do this. I just want autocomplete to not work for a specific set of websites, or alternately turn it off temporarily. How can I do this?

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I'm curious as to why auto-complete is causing a problem or annoyance, as there may be better solutions or paradigm shifts that would address it. –  ioSamurai Aug 2 '12 at 16:19

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  1. Go to my JSFiddle example.

  2. In the bottom right corner there is a link with the text ACOff.

  3. Drag this link to your bookmark toolbar.

Now go to your website - click the link, and all fields with type=text have their autocomplete turned off.

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Code looks good but it didn't work for rhymezone.com. Firefox 33.3.1 on OSX 10.10.1. –  Peter Salazar Nov 26 at 19:39

The Form History Control extension for Firefox allows you to clear the AutoComplete storage for specific websites, and supports many other advanced AutoComplete tasks.

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