Questions related to extensions or plugins that enable, disable or extend the functionality of Mozilla Firefox

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Firefox marker-line like extension?

Is there any marker-line like firefox extension? I would like some way to mark where I was before I scrolled so I don't need to remember exactly where I was before scrolling. I also use Vimperator, ...
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Where are the Firefox extensions stored on Mac Snow Leopard?

I was wondering where the extensions are stored on Snow Leopard? Google isn't helping at all.
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Alternative Firefox add-on to Form History Control

Is there another plug-in I can use instead of Form History Control? Sometimes it just doesn't work and I'd like to find a replacement or another plug-in which does the same job.
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Firefox extension that support Priority Inbox of Gmail

I have Gmail Manager installed as addon on Firefox 3.6.x. Unfortunately it seems not working very well with the new Priority Inbox feature of GMail. Now the counter display me only mails that arrive ...
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Can you recommend a Firefox extension for files download list generation? [closed]

I'd like to be able to generate a plain text list of all files of specific types (zips, pdfs, etc.) linked from current displayed page. Can you recommend extension for this other than FlashGot?
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Is there a way to make IETab always open a site in Internet Explorer?

IETab offers a setting that lets you define sites that should always be opened using IE's rendering engine. This is great and I use it all the time. There are a few sites, though, with which I ...
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Why does Greasemonkey eat XML responses?

When Greasemonkey is enabled, firefox displays XML responses as gibberish, eating all the tags and just leaving the text nodes. View source fixes the problem, disabling Greasemonkey does the same. ...
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How to slowdown flash app framerate in browser?

Is there a way to slowdown an online flash app framerate (from lets say 100% down to 30%)? Maybe some kind of an add-on for firefox or something similar? Maybe some other approach? thank you
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Looking for a way to color ONLY the currently shown web page Tab in Firefox

I'm looking for a way to color ONLY the currently shown web page tab. I see that Firefox has a ton of Tab related add-ons. But they are all overkill and dotn do what I need. I simply want Firefox to ...
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How to save a bookmark in Firefox with POST data?

I would like to save as a Firefox bookmark a page which is not accessible using GET. The only way to retrieve the page is to send some POST data. For example, I would like to bookmark a Chronopost ...
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Firefox plugin for English learners

Could you please help find a plug-in for Firefox that supports the following functions: Showing translation of a word by a simple shortcut (like Shift + Right click). Allowing to modify list ...
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What is the best solution to manage all my website authentication details?

Almost every single website requires authentication. Whether it's for my work, hobby, socialising, tech support or whatever, they all require me to enter my email address and choose a username and ...
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Quick Scroll for Firefox

Is there an equivalent to the Chrome Quick Scroll add-on for Firefox? https://chrome.google.com/extensions/detail/okanipcmceoeemlbjnmnbdibhgpbllgc This is a killer feature of the Chrome browsing ...
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crawler for retrieving regular data - firefox

I need crawler-extension for firefox who could search for all phrases in source code or just in text which are suitable to given regular expression. Do you know something like that?
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Is there some plugin that can capture JavaScript requests in browser?

Just a plugin that can only capture JavaScript requests.
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Custom names for tabs in Firefox?

I want to have custom names for some tabs in latest firefox. I have lots of tabs open and some of them represent different build of the same application. It means that I can see the same favicon and ...
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How to reload javascript modules for Firefox extension development?

Currently, when I develop a Firefox extension that uses JavaScript Modules (JSM), then I have to disable the extension -> restart Firefox -> enable the extension -> restart Firefox in order to execute ...
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What is the “Google Update” Firefox add-on?

Browsing through Firefox's Add-ons list, I've discovered that there is one named Google Update, which I don't remember installing. How did it get on Firefox's list of installed Add-ons, or plugins, ...
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Firefox addon: submit link to multiple social services/sites?

Is there any tool or Mozilla Firefox addon to submit links to social networking sites/services (such as Twitter, Facebook, Digg, Delicious, etc) with one click? Edit: The first time it is used, ...
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How can I simulate a slow connection, or limit the bandwidth that Firefox can use? [closed]

Is there a way I can simulate various connection speeds from within Firefox? I need to be able to check http://localhost with varying speeds. I know there are standalone applications that can do ...