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Firefox opens PDFs in gedit

When I click on a PDF link, my Firefox 31 (and older versions as well) always tries to open it with gedit, even though in Nautilus and xdg-open it gets correctly opened in Evince. In ...
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Vimperator; how to hide scrollbars on tabbar?

Since the release of the latest version of firefox, I've been having an issue where Vimperator will show scrollbars on its tab-bar. I can't find any relevant options in Vimperator's docs or via ...
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Can we get a “Forget About this site” like feature in Chrome as in Firefox?

FF has a "Forget About this site" in History, which only clears cache, cookies etc.. for the selected domain. Where is the equivalent feature/setting in Chrome or is there any extension for it?
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Why isn't “(ulimit -d 1000; firefox) &” working?

I'm trying to limit the memory usage of firefox to prevent it from stalling the whole system with problematic web sites. I tried, in bash: (ulimit -d 1000; firefox) & This should limit the ...
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Firefox “new tab” notification sound

I surf in fullscreen-mode and never know if a new tab has opened, because i hide the tab-bar and firefox does not give any notification about new tab creation. Is there a lightweight way to get newtab ...
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How to take Google search query and append modifers to the end of it in Greasemonkey discussion script

This is a greasemonkey question. What I'm trying to do is modify an old google discussions script. What were wanting to do is be able to take the google search query and add modifiers to the end of ...
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Installing FIREFOX with extensions/addons manually? (not really auto install)

I've been reading around with regards to creating firefox installers, bundling it w/ addons, using scripts, and CLI lines and a whole bunch of stuffs ... but it seems that going through this route is ...
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Does private browsing prevent socket events?

I usually do my work in Google Chrome (v36.0.1985.143), private browsing enabled. I use Firefox to browse Stack Exchange, in normal mode so that all my logins are persisted. Sometimes I accidentally ...
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Firefox Download Manager Tweak Opens numerous download windows

When starting Firefox the Download Manager Tweak extension opens numerous download windows.
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Need to change the default Border color as RED in the excel

By default the border color is black but i need to change the default Border color as RED in the excel Note: Where ever i click the cell the border should be displayed as "Red"
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How do I scan Firefox on Ubuntu Linux for malicious JavaScripts?

I run Ubuntu Linux in a VirtualBox VM. I was browsing using Firefox, and I always use Adblock Plus with default configuration (EasyList) and NoScript. Then my VM lagged(mouse badly out of sync with ...
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How to remove navigation controls from Firefox right click menu?

A recent firefox update has changed the context menu when you right click on a page to display icons such as back, forward, stop and bookmark: Is there any way to remove them? I'm using Firefox 32 ...
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Chrome and Firefox Crash When Bringing Up Windows Explorer

I am having a weird issue lately on my laptop. I am running Windows 7 and I have IE v10, Chrome v36, and Firefox v31. All my browsers are up to date and all Windows Updates are installed. The issue ...
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Is it possible to have tab completion of drop-down lists in web pages in Firefox?

Does anyone know of a Firefox plugin that would enable tab-completion (or some other key sequence like Alt-L) of items in drop-down lists in web forms? e.g. ou<TAB>in<TAB>s<TAB> ...
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Tab Mix Plus option Reload Every (seconds-minutes) is listed but its contents are empty

If this question has been asked and answered before I am sorry for this post (new here first time). In FireFox using the Tab Mix Plus addon, there is an option to reload a tab every few seconds to ...
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After deleting all my cookies I'm still logged in my google account

I'm using firefox in private navigation. I connect into my google account then I delete all my cookies and then I'm still connected into google. Why is this so ? If I delete my cookies and ...
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View and modify form data before posted to server

There is a website I need to report data on a daily basis. To report the data I need to fill out a form and submit (post) it. One of the fields is a select element, and it's missing a value. The ...
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Open new session without a new tab (only with pinned tabs)

My Firefox profile has a setting "Show my windows and tabs from last time" set and I have several tabs pinned, but whenever I open a new session, instead of focusing on one of the pinned tabs ...
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Export Firefox bookmarks to an HTML file to back up doesn't work

In Firefox 31, When I go to Bookmarks click Import and Backup and choose Export Bookmarks to HTML.... Then the Export Bookmarks File window opens, I choose a location to save the file. I chose ...
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How to activate CSS panel within HTML panel in a console of Firebug of Firefox?

Please see the two pictures below. 1) Chrome OK. I have CSS panel in HTML panel. 2) Firebug ISSUE. There is no CSS panel in HTML panel. How to make in appear?
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Why does the gmail web page use so much RAM? [closed]

When I log into my gmail account (using Firefox 31.0 via Ubuntu 14.04 64bit), if I save that web page to my desktop, the file size is 1.3 MB. However, if I look at Firefox's RAM consumption before ...
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CTRL+V does not work in Firefox

Ctrl+v is not working in FireFox 29. I have included clipboard settings in about:config, but it still is not working. Ctrl+c and Ctrl+x are both working. How can I solve this issue?
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Autocomplete in all KDE textareas

Is there any way to get autocomplete from system dictionaries in all KDE text areas, including Kate, Dolphin, Rekonq and the rest of KDE? If it could be integrated into Firefox as well, that would be ...
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Disable “Prevent this page from creating additional dialogs” for certain websites as a user

Firefox has long had a feature to protect users from over-aggressive Javascript websites that would generate repeated pop-ups to trick or annoy visitors. Is there a way to disable this protection on ...
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Is anyone else suddenly unable to open new tabs or refresh the page on Twitter using Firefox Mac/Mavericks?

I do this regularly, every day, but it has just stopped working. To (try to) reproduce: 1) Open Firefox for Mac (I'm on Mavericks), log in to Twitter 2) Try cmd-r to refresh the page, or cmd-t to ...
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CTRL+T hot key in Firefox missing suddenly

Okay, I am running FF 31 (just checked for updates, none) on Windows 8.1. Overnight, the CTRL+T hot key in Firefox to open a new tab had disappeared. I've installed nothing and run no updates to ...
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Firefox Clearing Cache - Ctrl + F5 doesn't work randomly

Running Firefox 31, Windows 7: I was running into a bug on a website that I'm testing, where some things that did exist but do not anymore, were still showing up. I tried clearing the cache by ...
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Close opened tab after selected “Switch to tab” in Firefox Awesome Bar

When I open a new blank tab, start writing where I want to go in the Awesome Bar, and select "Switch to tab", Firefox goes to the already opened tab (which is fine) but leaves the other blank tab ...
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Was my mozilla download corrupted after a system wake up?

I have a windows 7 OS with a mozilla firefox browser. I had a large ISO file being downloaded on it while I carelessly put the system in standby without pausing the download. Although the download ...
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Restart Firefox after crash fails

I'm using Firefox 31.0 on SuSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11.2, launched from a terminal window. Every now and then Firefox crashes, which in itself isn't too big of an issue as Firefox saves the ...
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Redirect ALL web traffic through TLS without a VPN

Assumptions: Server: I have a Debian Squeeze server, routable on the public Internet, with a static IPv4 address. I have unrestricted access to modify the software on the server. The server can ...
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Where to find facebook theatre mode cache?

I realize that the photos viewed on facebook theatre mode cannot be found in my temporary internet files on firefox. Where have those images gone to?
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Infinite scroll in Firefox 31.0 not working how can I fix it?

I have tried FireFox in safe mode,disabled hardware acceleration, and even reset Firefox, with no luck. I figure it must be an issue in about:config. I just do not know what it should say to allow ...
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Where is a cs6 file opened from Firefox kept after I save it?

I opened a photoshop document from firefox (i.e. clicked open rather than save). I did a lot of work on it then saved and closed photoshop CS6. No error was given. Where is that file now? I know I ...
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How to get the Add-On toolbar into Firefox 31?

I recently upgraded to Firefox 31, from Firefox 28. Firefox 28 had the option for an Add-On toolbar, at the bottom of the browser window, where I placed various icons for fast access (such as Firebug, ...
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Make vimperator not persist addresses in command line

Current adresses show in the bottom of the screen on the right, opposite of where commands are entered. I'll call it the command line. Problem is, the adresses are still there when I start typing a ...
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Printing Web Page but partial words are pruned

I am using Windows 7. When I try to print the following page ...
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Get automatic stack trace in Firefox browser console for every error

Is there a way to get Firefox's built-in browser console to display (or make available somehow) a complete stack trace for every error? In debugging extension code, I encounter numerous errors like ...
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Restoring Firefox Tab Groups After a Power Outage

I was web browsing when the power suddenly cut out for a moment, causing my computer to shut down. After restarting, Firefox Seems to have forgotten about my tab groups and the tabs therein. My ...
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Firefox Inspector: Scroll element into view? And highlight?

In the Firefox Inspector, is there a way to scroll an element into view, so that Firefox jumps immediately to the element? Rather than requiring that I find the element on the page. I think Firebug ...
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How do I search text in Firefox-cached pages? [closed]

I have downloaded CacheViewer (0.7.6) but it seems have no effect with my Firefox 31.0. What are the alternatives? I also have SQLite Manager. Can I use that?
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What is the difference between Firefox search engine keywords and bookmark keywords?

I know the obvious answer is: One is for search engines and the other is for all kinds of bookmarks. But I'm referring to the "Add a keyword for this search" functionality when right-clicking input ...
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Why does Firefox ask me to allow Flash twice?

After one of the recent updates, Firefox is prompting me twice to allow Flash to run in any website which has Flash. I will show an example from Google Voice, but this happens on practically every ...
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Firefox - single word search

Within Firefox (17.0), if I use CTRL+F to search for the word "time", I only want the search to find "time", not other words that contain "time". For example "datetime". If I add a single or double ...
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Is it possible to launch Firefox with a set of add-ons using command line?

I'm looking for a way to launch Firefox with a set of specified add-ons using command line. E.g. $ firefox --plugin-list=/home/user/addons/quickjava-2.0.4-fx.xpi,\ ...
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Non editable pdf document in version 4.1.2

Currently we are using version streamserve 4.1.2. Currently we are generating the pdf's which are editable . client want that this pdf should be non-editable. How can we generate the pdf's which are ...
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Search Protect removed all my tabs and groups from Firefox

I have a crisis here! I had approximately 200 tabs grouped in approximately 30 groups in Firefox 31.0. The grouping showed up when I clicked the icon on the left of the "minimize" button or pressed ...
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Why is my computer connecting to several instances of compute.amazon.com?

When faffing about with Sysinternals TCPview, I noticed that Firefox was connecting to several instances of compute.amazon.com. While browsing various sites, these connections would appear and ...
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Make Firefox go to URL based on current URL

There's a translation service that takes the URL to be translated as part of the path, as follows: http://ria.ru/some-article http://translate.yandex.net/tr-url/ru-de.de/ria.ru/some-article See how ...
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Time when was firefox accesed last [closed]

How to know the time Firefox was accessed last? Is there any method to find it out.i want to know the starting time as well as when it was closed.