Plugins are dynamic libraries which can be loaded by an application, to extend or add new features without re-compiling the original application. Most plugins allow new features to be added, updated, or removed "on-the-fly", although some plugins do require static linking with the application.

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PDF files are opening in Firefox, undesiredly

PDF files have suddenly started to open within the browser windows of Firefox 17. The PDF files are being displayed with the Adobe Acrobat plugin, which is odd, since I have explicitly disabled the ...
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hplip gui required plugin

I downloaded hplip gui to manage my printer, but in order to set it up correctly, you must click the green puzzle piece labeled "install required plugin." Once you do, you are presented with two ...
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Program or Firefox plugin to automatically manipulate website HTML using specific rules?

I have noticed dozens of times how tedious some websites are. Therefore, I need a program, plugin for Firefox, or whatever that does the job - to be able to add some sort of checks to specific ...
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Where is the PivotViewer collections excel addin gone and many other resources?

I am trying to get something working with the Silverlight PivotViewer control, and I am having a hard time getting any of the referenced resources (on the web). Most of the links are broken or gone. ...
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Is there a Sublime Text 2 equivalent to Dreamweaver's “Find and Replace > Search: Specific Tag” feature?

Is there a function within Sublime Text 2 or a plugin similar to this (besides regex)? In this example, I wanted set the attribute border to 0 for every img tag in the document. Or, say, I wanted ...
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Where do I put plugins for Gimp 2.8 on Windows?

I am currently using a Windows XP 32-bit machine, and I am trying to make some gimp plugins. I just learned Python yesterday, and I saved a sample script here: C:\Program ...
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How can I stop YouTube videos from auto-playing? [duplicate]

I was using "Stop YouTube Autoplay" add-on to stop autoplaying the videos thus saving bandwidth. But since 1.0.3, this Firefox plugin doesn't work anymore. Is there any other FF plugin that does ...
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SlickEdit's “Indentation guide” equivalent for VS2010?

SlickEdit "Editor Gadget" is a free plug-in for the Visual Studio 2008 editor, with many tools that enhance a coder's productivity and have used it extensively. However, I use Visual Studio 2010 now ...
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QuickTime Plug-In 7.7.2 (in Firefox)

QuickTime Plug-In 7.7.2 (in FireFox) shows up in my Applications 32 times. It seems to me that I shouldn't need but one application and the other 31 are just hogging space. Is this true? If so, how ...
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Encoding over SSH Issues

I have a Linux machine and a Windows machine, both using Vim with the Powerline plugin. They both work great with patched fonts. Next, I want to SSH onto an OSX 10.6 machine and also use the Powerline ...
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Any (free) alternatives to MS powerpoint 2010 Exaltnow 1.5 plugin? (playing videos across slides with text) [closed]

I need to play a video across multiple slides with text on top of it. The problem is that I am the average consumer with-not-so-many money to spend and all those plugins cost like $150 u.s and even ...
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Difference between Module and plugin in Petrel Ocean

I started to touch Petrel Ocean just now, and what to know what is the difference between the Plug-in and the Module. At least for now, they look the same. Can anyone please give me some ideas?
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Notepad++ Explorer Plugin not showing all Partitions

My PC has 3 partitions C, U and A. I installed Explorer Plugin in Notepad++, it shows the two partitions properly. But for some reason the third partition is not there. I have a lot of project files ...
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Files last modification date

This seems like such a simple thing that I'm convinced I must be just missing it somewhere. Is there a setting or a plugin that will display the last modification date/timestamp of the file you are ...
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Notepad++ XML Auto Indent + Tag Closing

I'm migrating a question I posted on stackoverflow to here as it may be more relevant. Here is the question: I'm looking for a way to code XML (mxml, specifically) in Notepad++ such that it follows ...
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An explorer pane in Notepad++? [closed]

I'd like to have a Windows Explorer-style left pane in Notepad++. Is there an add-on or plugin that accomplishes this?
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Why it shows Error while giving adt plugin in Eclipse for Android application development?

I tried a lot to make available SDK to Eclipse by giving ADT plugin for android applicationdevelopment, but while installing it shows something like Cannot complete the install because one or ...
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What syntax highlighting should I use for a Nagios configuration file?

What syntax highlighting should I use with nagios configuration files? Textmate has a lot of options for syntax highlighting but I can't find one that works. I've tried using the Apache2 syntax, ...
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Can I change other users' fonts upon local display in Outlook?

Is there an Outlook plugin, or any other method (*), for never looking at another email that uses fourteen point Comic Sans, Arial, or Times New Roman? Basically, I would like to open someone's ...
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How can I search and replace in Firefox?

I am moderator on a site with lots of structured content and regularly edit posts for poor formatting (in particular Markdown and LaTeX). Many of those tasks are tedious and could easily be performed ...
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Increasing productivity with huge Outlook Inbox - “Sorted Inbox” and frequencies

I am using Exchange Online and Outlook 2010 with a very high email volume and a big Inbox. I am already using colored categories and filtering of distribution lists into special folders. I am also ...
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Program or Firefox plugin to keep cookie alive?

I need to make some cookie to stay alive forever, because some website I use doesn't have "remember me" option when logging in. Is there any plugin, or program for this?
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Thunderbird plug-in to connect mails?

I don't know why, but every now and then I receive mails that should be a reply to or a forward on a mail that I already have. For some reason that new incoming mail isn't always connected to the mail ...
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Create extension till model plan and not till layout in Autocad

I am using Autocad 2012, there is model and layout. I want to create extension till model plan only but not till layout plan. Any idea how to do that? Also any link where I can get drawhatch11.vlx ...
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What is the npapi-msdocs plugin?

What is the npapi-msdocs plugin? Is it possible with use this plugin to handle Microsoft Office documents in Chrome? For example to view a .doc file inline instead of having to downloading it?
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Form recovery add-on/plugin for IE8?

I'm in search for a "Lazarus like" add-on/plugin for IE8 which does form recovery (autosaves everything you type into any given web-form). Any ideas?
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Plugin migrations for Redmine: place plugin in db/migrate instead of plugin folder [closed]

I'm a newbie in ruby on rails and creating a redmine plugin. I created a model Allissue without using any column. Now I wanted to add a column project_name with the help of migration ./script/generate ...
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firefly freenas 8.2 with iTunes

I'm trying to get Firefly Version svn-1696 to work on Freenas 8.2 with iTunes (latest)... I've installed everything correctly and it seems to work. I have a working mount point so that the jailed ...
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Eclipse for web development [closed]

I'm looking for a better solution for developing with JavaScript, CSS and HTML instead of using the old fashioned text editors. When I started to develop android applications I was kind of sceptical ...
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85% CPU usage with Ableton Live 8.3

How do I determine where the problem is? I'm Waves 7 and 8 VST plugins and using up all 4 cores of CPU running Windows 7 64 bit with 8 gb ram I'm not sure what steps I should be taking to eliminate ...
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Google search results - getting actual links

Whenever I do a Google search, if I right click - copy URL, it results in a Google redirector URL: ...
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Any tool for investigating server side technologies use by a website?

Is there any program/plugin than accept a URL and display server side technology that a web site is useing (PHP/ASP, HTTP server, Host OS, database type, ...)? Opera have an extension that shows some ...
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Pidgin: a me-specific log file?

I'm trying to make a compilation file of all the text sent by me and all the responses that included my name.... What's the best way about scripting this? Is there a plugin like that for pidgin? ...
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How to choose eclipse update site mirror server in Eclipse IDE e.g. Sweden, Japan etc

While trying to install a new plugin in Eclipse, it seems to take a lot of time with the default mirror site being chosen by Eclipse. Is there any way, where I can set which mirror location to use ...
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Which version of Flash Player for Mac, is packed without hardware acceleration?

I am currently experiencing issues with flash player plugin in all my web browsers (safari, chrome, firefox) and, NO, disabling it with the enable acceleration option, doesn't work, it's kind of ...
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Is there a way to install the QuickTime plugin for Firefox without the bloatware from Apple?

I remember using QuickTime Lite. However QT Lite was last updated on 18 Dec 2010 and uses QuickTime base components [version 7.69.80.9]. Current QuickTime according to apple.com is QuickTime 7.7.2. ...
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Firefox doesnt see java plugin

I work on a machine without administrator access. There is java installed on it however Firefox doesn't pick it up somehow. IE has no problems running Java content however. My question is how can I ...
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Are there any extensions for browsers that open a chatroom based on people searching for the same thing?

I was reading an old Linux Magazine and there was an article about a defunct project called "search party" which would optionally open a chatroom when doing a google search so that you could talk to ...
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Analyzing performance and crashes of Firefox plugins

I'm looking for something a bit like Windows Task Manager or top from Linux, (or heck even like the Task Manager in Google Chrome) that can monitor how many resources (CPU and hard disk drive usage) ...
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Microsoft's Windows Media Player plugin doesn't register on Chrome (Windows)

After installing the "Windows Media Player plug-in for Firefox" (either automatically or by downloading wmpfirefoxplugin.exe manually) and running it, the WMP plugin still does not appear in ...
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Java plugin in Google Chrome is not being loaded

Google Chrome is not loading the Java plug-in properly. When I try it in Mozilla Firefox, it works perfectly on every site. I tried re-installing Chrome, but even that didn't help.
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Is there a Chrome-like plugin container for Firefox?

This is exact opposite of Is there a Firefox-like plugin container for Chrome. With my 100+ tabs open in FF, there are two and a half alternatives: use plugin-container and get it eat CPU, memory ...
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Transparent background in Notepad++?

Is there a way to make the background of Notepad++ text editor transparent like Eclipse? Perhaps, there is a plugin which does this job.
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Close tab by double-click in Google Chrome

How can I close a selected tab by double-clicking on the tab header in Google Chrome? The extension Double-click closes tab only works on the page itself - not the tab.
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Plugin or proxy that can change response content?

On my desktop I woud like to run a proxy or a plugin that would allow one to change the responses received from the server. I would love to use Greasemonkey for this, but Greasemonkey (at least the ...
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Chrome blocking Java plugin

When I use Chrome with a certain page, I get the following message shown in a yellow bar along the top of my screen: The Java plug-in was blocked because it is out of date. I have the following ...
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Flash content regularly crashing Firefox/Chrome, with 3-second delay when switching to full screen mode?

For months now I have been plagued with issues regarding Flash content in my browsers. Regularly when I try to load (e.g.) a YouTube video, the browser will hang and I have to kill ...
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How do I install plugins in Gvim?

I want to do R scripts in Gvim. I downloaded a zip file called vim-r-plugin-0.9.6.zip Then what?
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Gedit ftp plugin won't connect

I'm using gEdit and I want to connect to an FTP server with the FTP Browser plugin. I filled in the connection details but when i click on the connect button it won't respond. I'm sure the FTP ...
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Implementing find and replace using NPPExec in Notepad++

How do we perform find and replace using NPPExec plugin in Notepad++? Any help (command/resource) in this regard will be greatly appreciated.