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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Equivalent to “Stylish” plug-in for IE 9

The stylish addon for Firefox allows you to: easily install themes and skins for Google, Facebook, YouTube, Orkut, and many, many other sites. You can even customize Firefox and other programs ...
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How to install adobe flash player plugin in RHEL 6?

How to install adobe flash player plugin in RHEL 6? I am using Google chrome. I have installed adobe-release-i386-1.0-1.noarch and flash-plugin-10.3.181.26-release.i386 Now what to do? PS: I ...
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Is there any quick way to check if all of my plugins will work when upgrading Firefox?

I depend on firefox plugins for my work, so updating is always a bit treacherous. But I also need to be using the latest browsers, so it's a necessary evil. Is there any good way to check if all of ...
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How can I find out in which directories Firefox looks for plugins?

From MozillaZine, I learned that Firefox seems to use a different set of directories where it looks for plugins on different OSes. This is quite annoying, as one always has to think first where to ...
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Loading Jquery plugin on Linux

I'm running CentOS 5.5 64bit - Trying to load a jquery plugin from a PHP file. The line I am using is... <script type="text/javascript" src="/tools/jquery.js"></script> ...This does ...
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No Subversion Plugin Available for netbeans

I think there are missing repositories for netbeans plugins in my installation. I can't find subversion in my 'available plugins' tab. Here are my repositories: ...
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How can I tell which tab or plugin is crashing Firefox?

Every so often while I'm developing, Firefox will max out on CPU usage and I have no option but to quit it (sometimes I have to force quit). Is there a plugin/extension that is like the Chrome ...
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Add-on for automatic URL shortening in browser

Are there any plugins or third party apps/add-ons/extensions in Firefox, Chrome, or any other browser which shortens copied URLs on the go?
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anyone know of a FireFox plugin that allows us to open a new link in Chrome?

does anyone know of a FireFox plugin that allows us to open a new link in Chrome? I often have to open links from FireFox into Chrome (so basically currently I'd have to copy the url and go to chrome ...
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Redmine - How to list all attachments in a project

I was wondering if there is any way in Redmine to get a list of all attachments with links to the respective tickets (or see only tickets that have an attachment). I did not find any filter for this. ...
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What do I have to do to get Pair Hero to work?

I'm attempting to setup Pair Hero in my Eclipse install. It installed fine, and I'm able to add players, but I can't figure out how to tell it to switch, or how it can tell when tests are run, etc. I ...
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Where can I see the memory usage of firefox 4 plugins?

I'd like to know when and how the firefox 4 plugins eats memory.
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Firefox Plugin Process quit unexpectedly on MacBook

Some plugin on my Firefox 4.0.1 'quits unexpectedly' /almost/ everytime I close my Firefox on my Macbook. Any idea which plugin may be causing this? 'Process: plugin-container [666] Path: ...
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notepad++ “autotext”-type plugin

As part of my job, I regularly enter long descriptions of real estate into a database. I type those up in N++ and then paste them into the web interface of the base. However, they are quite ...
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Google Chrome - “click to play” functionality per plugin?

I am using Google Chrome's "click to play" functionality to prevent Flash plugins from running unless I choose to. This is fantastic and at last my machine is fast again. Problem is I love the ...
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Go to definition of a C function in a different file in Notepad++

While editing a C project on Notepad++ 5.6.7 (Unicode) with the SourceCookifier plugin, I can press Ctrl+Shift+Enter to go to the definition of a function which the cursor is on, but only if it is in ...
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djvu chrome plugin on osx

Which djvu plugin is recommended for use with the Chrome browser on OSX?
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Firefox addon for black background [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Change the white background in webpages to another color. Is there any Firefox addon which makes each site's background black and text white?
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Firefox plugin to disable / block WebM video

I'm accustomed to using the FlashBlock plugin to disable those annoying advertisements that play automatically, but I'm unaware of any available plugin that accomplishes the same thing with WebM ...
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Why notepad++ plugins don't work in macro?

Why don't Notepad++ plugins work in a macro? For example: Manual run plugin - Converter -> "ASCII -> HEX" AAAA 4141414120 BBBB 42424242 CCCC 43434343 Runned as recorded macro AAAA ...
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Is it completely safe to install java plug-in chrome browser?

I wonder if one of you have some information about the safety of Java in browsers. It is the built-in version of Java which chrome offers to install in browser. Is there any difference between ...
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Vim plugin presenting a list of open tabs

I've looked around and couldn't seem to find what I need. Basically, when I have many open tabs, it becomes difficult to realize what file is open in a specific tab. Is there a plugin that would ...
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Getting 64-bit Java browser plugin to work

I've installed Java 64-bit on my Windows 7 machine, and have since installed many 64-bit versions of Java-based programs. Now however I have to start using a website using a Java applet, but the ...
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windows file system / explorer ssh plugin [closed]

Does anyone know of a Windows explore/filesystem plugin that maps to remote system via SSH? There was a tool called GmailFS that exposed Gmail account as file system that appeared in explorer so ...
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How can I check if any of my Firefox extensions or plugins are using the internet?

Is there a way to monitor if Firefox extensions or plugins are using the internet?
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Rapport Trusteer for Mac: how does it work?

Bank of America recommended me of installing something called Rapport from Trusteer.com, see their website. Of course I don't trust these random security software. Especially if it seems to install a ...
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How can I edit photoshop's open & save dialogue to put JPEG first?

It's just always bugged me. The one format everyone uses most... is halfway down a list of 20 file formats. I want jpeg at the top, and while we're at it let's just file GIF under "G" instead of under ...
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Can I set a hotkey to “click” on an icon in the plugin bar?

I would like to use chrome instead of firefox because of his synching mechanism, which in firefox is quite faulty (only bookmarks are imported, a big problem 'cos I need extensions too). I managed to ...
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How to suppress images when browsing?

I would like to read newspapers online without displaying images. Is it possible? Maybe using a plugin for my browser (Chrome)? Maybe using a different browser? I would like to have that as an ...
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How to install software in openSUSE 11.2

I've just started using Linux — openSUSE 11.2 — after 15 years of using Windows. From Windows, I'm used to installing any software with just a few clicks. I'm confused by Linux's .tar, ...
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Any way to extend Quick Look so you can copy text from it?

I find quick look really handy, but I know you can't copy text from files without opening them. I wonder if there is any way around this, or if it would be possible to do with a plug-in?
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How can I modify/edit a message in a local folder of Thunderbird?

I have migrated from Outlook to Thunderbird. In Outlook I have many folders with notes. Notes migrated to Thunderbird as messages. Now I want to edit some of the notes with additional/changed info. ...
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how to block pop ups in chrome

I am using Chrome on a Ubuntu system and using Chrome a website has been highly irritating ...
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How can I get Google Chrome to use the 64-bit Flash plugin?

[ me@fc14_x86_64 ~ ] google-chrome *** NSPlugin Viewer *** ERROR: /usr/lib/mozilla/plugins/libflashplayer.so: wrong ELF class: ELFCLASS32 [ me@fc14_x86_64 ~ ] locate libflashplayer.so ...
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How do I install the LargeFile plugin for gVim?

I want to install and use the famed LargeFile plugin to help make opening large files quicker and easier. I've installed other plugins for gVim successfully, by simply placing the '.vim' file in the ...
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Firefox not recognizing Silverlight 4 plugin?

This is a strange situation that I'm working on to get Netflix working again for my brother. He has a MacBook (2.4Ghz, 2GB, running 10.5.8) and is running Firefox 3.6.15 (downloaded today). When ...
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Youtube videos play, not BBC, in Firefox. Chrome OK

Ubuntu 10.10, 32 bit. Firefox 3.6.14 Why don't BBC videos play in Firefox if Youtube has no problem? Moreover videos play fine in Chrome. Another strange thing: there seem to be two flash plugins in ...
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Start a conversation in pidgin from launchy/anywhere

I use pidgin for all my chatting, and all my regular contacts are available in pidgin roster. I also use Launchy to launch a bunch of things. As a logical consequence, I wonder if it is possible to ...
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Adium: Show Invisible, but online, contacts in buddy list?

Is there a setting, plugin or extra that will make my Adium contact list include users who are online but set to "invisible"?
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Winamp “Now Playing” POST to PHP script

I have tried/researched 8 or so different plugins for Winamp that allow this functionality, and none of them seem to work on Windows 7 x64! I need a plugin for Winamp that will send the current ...
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How to Use Notepad++ FTP? [duplicate]

I'm trying to find a new code editor, have gone through several, and am now using Notepad++, which I hear is a favorite of developers. My problem is that while I see that Notepad++ has FTP, as far as ...
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Extension for Chrome that redirects you to an existing tab if you try and open the same url

I guess I'm looking for a "unique tab" extension that would behave as follows: I open a new tab and type in "mail.google.com" It looks for an already open tab with that url If found, it takes me to ...
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Java in Chrome on OS X, enable “click to play”

How do I enable "click to play" for the Java plugin in Chrome on OS X? If impossible, is there any way to make Chrome prompt me before running Java? I.e. is there any middle ground between disabling ...
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Is it possible to block or remove a line of javascript before a webpage finishes loading?

I am looking to block or remove a line of javascript from a specific website before it finishes loading. Is it possible to do this in firefox? Any specific plugins?
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Create new tool for Gedit LaTeX plugin

I would like to create a new tool for the Gedit LaTeX Plugin, but I run into two problems. First, I cannot select "New" from Edit / Preferences / Plugins / LaTeX Plugin 0.2 / Configure Plugin / ...
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Vim plugin to enclose selected text in quotes/parentheses

Are there any vim plugins to enclose selected text in quotes or parentheses? For instance, if I were to select a block of text in visual mode, and pressed a key combination or do a command, that text ...
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Browser plugin for measuring PDF

Is there a browser plugin that can allow a user to measure objects on a PDF in the browser window? It needs to be cross-browser.
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HTTPS Everywhere 0.9.1 makes firefox really slow

I'm running firefox 3.6.12 on mac os x 10.6.5. I started using HTTPS Everywhere and firefox became almost unusably slow. It started with some websites loading slowly, which I could imagine is a ...
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Different cookie storages in one browser

Does anyone know of a browser which has unique cookie storage for each tab? Or maybe some plugin for popular browsers which will add this feature? I want to use different tabs to logon in one app as ...
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Website downloader (cache?) to view sites offline

Is there a portable way to download or cache all pages of a website for viewing offline? I have a cross country flight tomorrow, and I'd like to be able cache a few webpages (particularly the python ...