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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Is there a thunderbird plugin to modify IMAP emails?

Sometimes I receive emails with subjects like "As discussed" or "(empty)". At that point I know what it is about but for later reference I'd like to change the subject into something slightly more ...
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Google Chrome trouble installing plug-in message

Recently the Google Chrome browser has been prompting me to install a plug-in every time I visit a web page. I always say Yes, install plug-in, but that seems to have no effect. I tried following the ...
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How to disable Firefox Portable from automatically loading plugins

Firefox Portable automatically loads plugins that exist on the host system. It probably doesn't make much of a difference, but I would like to only load plugins that I have added to my ...
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Why do I get timeout problems with Thunderbird and Sendgrid?

I am helping my friends sending a newsletter (1000 recipients) using Thunderbird 7.0.1 and the Mail Merge plugin. For the SMTP provider we are using Sendgrid. Mail Merge plugin nicely splits the ...
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How do you add RefocusIt to Gimp?

I'm trying to compile Gimp with a special plugin called Refocus-It. I know that I need to compile something. Can somebody please explain what needs to be done? I would like to accomplish this using ...
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Sublime Text 2 - Project TODO Plugin?

In editors like netbeans there is a window to view all comments that start with #TODO: Is there a plugin for Sublime Text to view all #TODO: comments throughout the whole project in a single window? ...
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Display line numbers on left margin in Emacs

I know that there's already a question of the same type on here, and I did take a look at it. The thing is, what is suggested there leads to line numbers being displayed right next to the code, with ...
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How to prevent page crashes in Google Chrome?

I use the most recent Chrome version on Windows 7. Since I discovered tabbed browsing, I couldn't help preventing myself from opening too many tabs simultaneously. With Google chrome, I frequently ...
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Firefox Play() function - sound integration plugin

I have recently accessed a webpage with sound built into it. The javascript code is supposed to play a sound when I click the button (I guess it's Play() function): <embed enablejavascript="true" ...
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How to import Aptana plugins in my personal Eclipse platform?

I have an Eclipse platform that is personalized for my java and android programming, but while I'm working with Android and Java, I need to develop web programs, and It bother me to run to Eclipse ...
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Firefox v6+ plugin to play Windows Media streams?

I am trying to play an audio stream from the web that requires a Windows Media plugin for Firefox. I have had trouble finding a suitable plugin. I am running FF v6.02 I have tried installing the ...
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How to get back Google Instant in Google Chrome?

I use Windows 7 and want to know how to get back Google Instant in my browser. Yesterday, Google changed the way of searching and included some new method to search. I used to be able to type away ...
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How do I install a plugin for Audacity on OS X?

I'm trying to install one of these plugins. http://audacity.sourceforge.net/download/nyquistplugins The there is only a .txt and a .ny file. The instructions ( ...
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Opening a new tab with Firefox (middle click)- make it work with Javascript links?

I have this problem continuously. I read MSNBC news (and other pages). I click the middle mouse button to open links in a new tab, to read later. I go to the tabs later, at it was a javascript ...
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Whitelisting a Google Chrome plugin

I need to block Flash plugin by default and only allow it on manually approved sites, while allowing the PDF plugin to run anywhere automatically. Is it possible to achieve?
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Traffic meter plugin for Firefox

I've been using a plugin called Firefox Throttle that allowed the user to see the current data traffic in firefox. For example, if you were loading a Youtube video, in the plugin bar of the browser ...
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MS Office plugin for full support of Wacom-Digitized Tablets

Background: When using Microsoft OneNote with a "convertible tablet" (computer with Wacom-digitized screen and pen), you can draw "ink" with one side of the pen and then flip it over to erase (and the ...
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VIM Fuzzy Finder and l9 Errors upon startup

I am getting the following errors in a pop up window titled Message when I start gVim 7.3. Error detected while processing function <SNR>38_initialize: line 97: E117: Unknown functino: ...
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Storing vim plugins in Linux

Usually all vim plugins are stored in the /$HOME/.vim directory. As I understand the plugins share common folders like plugin, autoload, doc etc. It's a problem when you have to delete some plugins. ...
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What is a browser plugin that alters website contents? [closed]

I'm thinking about a browser plugin that changes the text or images of websites before displaying them to the user. I guess it's similar to a web filter, but it doesn't prevent content from getting ...
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How to disable some plugins of adobe-reader X?

There are a lot of plug-ins (I mean not a browser plugin to view pdfs, but plugins of reader itself, e.g. for internet access, commenting a pdf, javascript in pdf, 3d in pdf and so on) pre installed ...
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How to prevent/close duplicate tabs in Safari?

I have an extension for Firefox, "Close Repeated Tabs", and one for Chrome called "Tab Dupectomy"... but I really use Safari the most, and often have HUNDREDS of tabs open. I am desperate for a way ...
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How do I configure the Gnome Do Microblogging plugin for Twitter?

I'm having trouble configuring the Microblogging plugin for Gnome Do to use my Twitter account. I'm able to sign into Twitter.com without any problem, but the same login credential result in an error ...
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gedit indent guides

I would like some indent guides for gedit. This is very useful in python code. I couldn't find such an option in the settings, nor a plugin to add it. Does anyone know how to make such a thing ...
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Is it possible to make Opera not to run any plugin before I'll click on it?

I want to prohibit opera 11 browser from running plugins (like flash and java) before I will click on plugin content. E.g. When I go to http://panopticlick.eff.org/index.php?action=log&js=yes it ...
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Pidgin sort buddy group alphabetically

I was trying to make Pidgin interface look similar to Windows Live Messenger. Is there any Pidgin plugin can sort buddy group alphabetically without manually sort? Another question - is there any ...
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“Go To File” Feature/Plugin for Notepad++

Is there a way to get the Go to file... functionality from Textmate in Notepad++? For example, if I press Ctrl-T, a dialog box comes up, type in (partial) string and it filters through the files in ...
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Firefox search result in the middle

This has been annoying me for a while. When I search (ctrl+F or just start typing for quick find) for something, and Firefox finds something it puts the search result completely at the top of the ...
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Customize netbeans rails module

The Netbeans rails plugin has a simple a project structure: However, I have encountered the following problems: I cant access config.ru file I cant access app/uploaders dir (carrierwave gem) ...
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PDT/PHP plugin in Eclipse in Ubuntu not working - “page not found” error

I am not having success getting the PDT (PHP Development Tools, SDK 2.0.2 and 2.1.2) plugin to work in Eclipse in Ubuntu 11.04. I encounter the following page when attempting to run a php file: Not ...
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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 ...