8
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1answer
269 views

I don't want Flash, how do I make IE stop asking about installing it?

I don't have Flash installed, so on many web pages I get a dialogue which says something like "this website wants to install the following add-on: Adobe Flash Player". Can I set this dialogue to ...
1
vote
1answer
81 views

Tool to manipulate text in web form fields?

I'm looking for a way to manipulate text in form fields. For example, if I have a large textarea "body" field, from my browser I want to be able to highlight a piece of text in that textarea, for ...
2
votes
1answer
99 views

Automatically analyse my work - time control on browser and other apps

I need some software that can analyze my daily time usage for application and browsing websites to be more productive and to see where I lose time. - For example: Monday: Office Word 2 hours ...
1
vote
3answers
764 views

Screen capture program for Windows to capture scrolling content area of web page + other components of browser window

I am looking for something similiar to Free tool like Snagit which can capture scrolling Window? and Free Windows software for full-screen (including scrolling) screenshots, but also capable of ...
2
votes
2answers
1k views

Disable quicktime tiff support

I want to stop Quicktime from handling TIFF files without uninstalling Quicktime or disabling the plugin. I have Cannon iR3045 scanner/fax/printer/copier. When you scan documents, they are available ...
1
vote
0answers
375 views

Aside from uninstalling, is there any way to make Apple's browser plugins not choke my PC?

Apple's browser plugins have, for a long time now, been equatable with terrible browser performance. I'd rather not simply uninstall them though because sometimes (although rarely) I will come across ...
0
votes
1answer
2k views

IE8 crashes with all add-ons disabled in “Manage Add-Ons” GUI, but runs OK when launched with -extoff

I'm trying to clean up an old Windows XP machine that had malware on it. I ran a "quick scan" with Microsoft Security Essentials, which found and removed one "threat." [1] However, I still have a ...
2
votes
2answers
5k views

How to fix the IETab extension work under Firefox 3.6?

I'm a happy user of Firefox, but I sometimes need to access sites using IE (at work, mainly). Until now, I've used IETab which works fine... until you want to update to Firefox 3.6. The update program ...
2
votes
4answers
156 views

Firefox: how to install a downloaded add-on?

I have downloaded the BetterPrivacy Firefox add-on to disk (file name "betterprivacy-1.29-fx.xpi", 24 KB) outside of Firefox (Windows). How do I install this add-on into Firefox? (I know that the ...
4
votes
7answers
4k views

URL sniffer/downloader

Some websites have Flash content that plays music or videos. Most of the time they don't show you the URL of these music or videos, but for example, you can sniff a YouTube webpage and find the flv ...
1
vote
8answers
4k views

Firefox PDF plugin to view PDF in browser on Windows

Is there any plugin or extension so I can view any PDF directly within Firefox 3.5 on Windows just like with Safari on a Mac? It's annoying to always download and open the file. So I'd like to be ...