Super User is a question and answer site for computer enthusiasts and power users. It's 100% free, no registration required.

Sign up
Here's how it works:
  1. Anybody can ask a question
  2. Anybody can answer
  3. The best answers are voted up and rise to the top

Since Firefox 16 we have the new cool developer command line which e.g. allows me to take a screenshot of the current page.

Now instead of pressing Shift+F2 and then typing

screenshot --fullpage --clipboard 

manually each time, it would be nice to have a bookmark that does this.

But I can't find a way how to call such a command without actually opening the commandline.

I would have hoped for some kind of special "protocol", so I could type in the URL bar something like: commandline:screenshot (similar to about:config)

Or as an alternative: is it possible to call this from JavaScript?

share|improve this question
    
Hm.. this might be automatable with AutoHotkey. I'll look into it a bit later if no one else has. – Bob Feb 16 '13 at 11:35
    
If it hasn't already happened, I'm sure someone will come up with an add-on to call this function, complete with customizable hotkey support. – Karan Feb 16 '13 at 16:35

Your Answer

 
discard

By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.