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Firefox won't let me select any kind of script as the protocol handler for an SSH link

I'm trying to run a script when I click on a SSH link in Firefox. I have tried using the protocol handlers in the application section of the Firefox settings. For some reason, I cannot select any ...
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Prevent firefox from opening two tabs

Sometimes with my touchpad, I will double click a link while holding control. This will cause two tabs to open, which is most undesirable. Is there any way to prevent this?
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Manually add username/password to Saved Password list?

I logged into Mozilla's Bugzilla. I noticed Firefox did not save my password. How do I manually add my username and password to Firefox's Saved Password list?
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How to whitelist all scripts on a site with NoScript

How do you make the Firefox NoScript extension allow all scripts used on a specific site? There's a misnamed/buggy "Allow all this page" option, but it doesn't actually allow everything. It seems to ...
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Port forwarding does not work for http sites

I am connecting to office network through VPN. I have two servers A and B. I have ssh tomcat access to A through VPN but not to B. When I ssh into A, from there I can ssh into B. Also, B is running ...
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Completely Disable Firefox Cookies

I'm a web developer and I'm trying to test a web site with ALL cookies disabled using Firefox 24.6. From looking through the Tools...Options.....Privacy, I only see an option to "Tell sites that I do ...
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Firefox developer tools Color Scheme for Sublime text 2

How to find a Color Scheme (file "*.tmTheme") with Firefox developer tools for Sublime Text 2?
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firefox DownThemAll how to dump data from dta_queue.sqlite

I want to dump the data contained in the dta_queue.sqlite file. But if I execute the following command $ sqlite dta_queue.sqlite .dump I get the error: Unable to open database "dta_queue.sqlite": ...
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How can I recover firefox bookmarks and passwords from HD from broken laptop?

My laptop died (running on Vista). I have removed it's HDD, put it in a caddy and have got all my files. But I would like to access my passwords and if possible my bookmarks from Mozilla Firefox? I ...
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Open bookmark into unloaded tabs in Firefox

I use the UnloadTab extension for Firefox, which unloads tabs after they haven't been visited for a while. These days Firefox also has a builtin feature that offers a wimpier version of this, where ...
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Online Banking in Java freezes in Windows 7

I am trying to log into Online Banking that is made in Java but when I try to do it it just freezes... It is only happening in Windows 7, in Ubuntu 14.04 it works flawlessly. I tried Opera, Firefox, ...
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Stop Firefox displaying Chinese in Yahoo Mail

Yahoo Mail is displaying Chinese (or other?) language characters on the webmail view. I tried to eliminate it by disabling all Add-ons disabled, but it still came up the same. I found that deleting ...
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How can I get Bing SSL search as the default in Firefox?

How can I get Bing SSL search as the default from the address bar in Firefox? Or for that matter, at all? Firefox doesn't seem to allow editing the actual search URLs. about:config doesn't have them. ...
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If I disable third-party cookies, is there any point installing anti-tracking extensions?

I have already disabled third-party cookies. Is there any further advantage to be gained by installing Ghostery, Adversity, DoNotTrackMe etc, or do extensions like these simply allow fine-tuning?
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OWA printing nearly blank e-mails from Firefox

Trying to deduce an issue in my office department: when printing e-mails from Outlook Web Access (Office365) using Firefox, some e-mails are coming out nearly blank (the headers--date/url/page numbers ...
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How can I force my browser to automatically redirect a certain website?

For example, I never want to visit jsfiddle.com. Whenever I type jsfiddle.com into my URL bar, the browser should automatically take me to jsfiddle.net Is there a browser extension for this? Can this ...
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Domain name with a dot and Ctrl+Enter

When I write superuser in Firefox address bar then pressing the Ctrl+Enter keys, Firefox goes to the superuser.com. But when I write for example math.stackexchange that has a dot in its domain name ...
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Mozilla Firefox and Adblock Plus Inquiry

I keep getting prompted (in a seperate Window to update Firefox). I initially did so the first time, but it installed software automatically that I don't want. And now, every so often, I get pop ups ...
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Website is securely not secure

I am accessing Pandora via SSL and notice a few icons by the URL. First is the exclamation point in a triangle, indicating the page is not fully secure: Next to it is a shield? This one says ...
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Howto set Google Chrome Bookmarks with parameters?

Is there a way to set parameters in google chrome bookmarks? I have been using this in Mozilla Firefox for years. example: A bookmark with URL www.url.de/vserver=%ID. In firefox I typed in to the ...
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Customize/Add_new_functionality in Firefox [closed]

There are site comparison sites but mostly they are found with outdated database & may not have the information of whether the product is sold out. So, is there a way, that I add a "query box" ...
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Google Chrome like omnibar in Mozilla Firefox

How to make Firefox's awesomebar (addressbar) to work like in Chrome? I mean especially search (words search, not URLs) auto complete from search history. This addon ( ...
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how to set autorun in the starup in win7?

Everytime i click a icon or input command in cmd. "C:\Program Files (x86)\iNode\iNode Client\iNode Client.exe" -p 8021 -c 8022 then Pop up a window ,it says : When i click connect button, ...
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slim down Firefox Portable for backup

I'm using Firefox Portable from portableapps.com Occasionally, I want to backup the whole folder for safekeeping, but the backup usually takes very long time. I am guessing the reason is that there ...
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How to search only libre extensions in Firefox for installation?

It is said that not all firefox addons are free and open source: some are proprietary . Is there a way to search only libre software Firefox extensions? By "libre" I attempt to capture two things: ...
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firefox url bar has weird additional padding between the url text and globe/padlock icon

my firefox url bar has some weird padding on it. This doesn't happen on fresh install. This weird empty space just pop out of nowhere right after I customize my firefox a little bit wit add ons. So I ...
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Is it possible for one browser to read/write cookies of another one?

I'm not looking for a way to synchronize cookies between browsers, this has been answered here. I'd like to know, if Chrome could read/write Firefox's cookies, with or without me realizing. (Or any ...
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Does Firefox 30 still have the 3D DOM viewer?

I can't seem to make out this little feature that was once there in Firefox. The 3D button that was there in an earlier version of the dev tools is gone and I can't seem to find any trace of this ...
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Text and images overlapping on single website

I have a problem as described above. All the other webpages are rendering correctly except one. That webpage is a Finnish newspapers' website: http://www.hs.fi This is what the problem looks like ...
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Browser Redirect Hijack

I seem to have become a victim of google searches going to a spanish type domain 'en' when searching in Chrome and Firefox (not IE) browser search boxes. Eg searching for 'stackoverflow' lands on: ...
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Style hint box when active

When I enter hints mode, a box appears above each link. I can style that box with highlight Hint font-size: 10; border: solid white 1px; color: #00FF00; background-color: #000000; padding: 2px; But ...
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Saving Chrome bookmarks as separate .url files while preserving timestamps

I have multiple bookmarks in Chrome stored in different folders: fold1 - book1 fold2 - book2 fold2 - book3 I would like to create a structure of directories so that each directory contains the ...
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Is there a way to identify the busy (CPU-consuming) tab in Firefox?

Sometimes there's a nasty, guilty, CPU-hogging tab in Firefox that's maxing one of my CPU cores and making the whole browser sluggish. I'd like to find it and close it. Sometimes I get lucky, but ...
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All online videos (Except Youtube) keeps freezing randomly

All or most of the videos online keeps freezing randomly, sometimes screen gets green, sometimes not, sound stucks aswell. (Youtube videos still work perfectly) What could be the problem? Windows 8, ...
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Anomalic popup and other ads in Mozilla Firefox after plugin instal

I have some questions about newest Mozilla Firefox: Recently I installed the newest Mozilla Firefox, where the default search engine was Google. One day I realized that the search engine is Eazel ...
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Ever since Firefox got updated to version 30 I get annoying permission messages to open pdfs

Every time I try to open a pdf with Firefox, I get After I click on it the following opens up I press "Allow and remember", but it does not remember. How can I ensure that it remembers?
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linux - some web pages won't load in any browser, as any user

I have an arch linux system which i haven't used in a few months. I recently logged in, updated via pacman -Syu, restarted, and tried to access my heroku account at id.heroku.com. After typing in ...
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How to open/view a picture fullscreen FAST in Firefox?

With FireFox (on Windows OS), I do a lot of browsing on pages with pictures. These images are standard img HTML tags (no fancy scripting like flickr and friends). I often want to open them in "full ...
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Customizable and synced keyboard shortcuts in Firefox

This mozilla support site says Note: Keyboard shortcuts can be customized using the Customizable Shortcuts extension. However, the keyboard shortcuts are not synced to other computers. This ...
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firefox plugin to show cookies for a site [closed]

In Firefox, I've been using Cookie Monster for years to block/delete site cookies and third party cookies, in order to (partially) protect my privacy. But this is getting harder as sites require more ...
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Firefox cannot log in to web sites

I cannot login to certain websites on Firefox 30. Previously, I was shown a prompt asking for a username and password. Now, I get no prompt and a blank page. This prevents me from using Firefox to ...
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How do I export the 'theme' used in the Firefox native inspector tools?

Is there a way to export the light/dark theme of the native inspector tools? Seems like a simple request, and after trawling the about:config options I can't seem to find anything.
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How to examine source code of Firefox extension before installing it?

Is there a convenient way to examine the source code for a Firefox extension before installing it? (There is a Chrome extension that offers this functionality, though I have not used it, and cannot ...
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How to get a comprehensive listing of all URLs accessed during a web browsing session?

By "comprehensive" I mean all URLs: not only those listed by the typical browser's history function, which I'll refer to as the "primary" URLs, but also all those other URLs accessed by the browser in ...
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I do not know if this is hardware or software [closed]

Since my mom, age 82, purchased a Dell lap top several years ago. A friend , computer edcation, helped her set it up. Shortly or from the start, she gets an error script box that pops up right after ...
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Is there a way of searching Firefox bookmarks by multiple tags without going into the bookmarks menu?

For bookmarks I know we have two options: Option 1: Bookmarks Menu → drop-down bookmarks menu listing Option 2: Bookmarks Toolbar → one click access to bookmarks Is there some add-on/extension for ...
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What is the difference between the Firefox “Bookmarks Toolbar” and the “Bookmarks Menu”

I am trying to clean up my bookmarks and I want to know: What is the difference between the Firefox "Bookmarks Toolbar" and the "Bookmarks Menu" Where are each of these in Firefox What determines ...
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Firefox does not prompt for password for http authenticated sites, how to make it prompt?

I'm trying to log in to the corporate intranet. It used to ask me for a password in Firefox. But suddenly it stopped to do so, and only shows an HTTP 401 Unauthorized error message, just like when ...
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How can I treat *one* tab on desktop browser as mobile?

I want to be able to run two tabs of the same website, in the same browser, at the same time. The first tab should act normally and receive desktop versions. The second tab would be treated as a ...
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How do I get firefox to use the windows CA cache

How can I import the windows CA (Certificate Authority) cache/list into firefox or get firefox to use it?