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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Start FF with plugins disabled

Strange problem. Opened FF 3.6.3 after a re-boot and my last opened tabs appeared but none of the page or menu elements would respond to a click. No error messages...just locked up. Started FF with a ...
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Go from “search” field directly to an anchor in Firefox just pressing enter?

Suppose I'm in the Firefox's "search box" at the bottom of the screen. The searched string is an anchor in a page I'm using. This searched string is an anchor, that I have to take my hands off the ...
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Is there a quick way to remove browser decorations

I'm finding that more and more applications use browsers as their user interface and I am caught in a dilemma. When browsing I want a browser window to have browser buttons, navigation icons, etc. ...
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Automatically change urls in browser

We have a monitor at the office that runs a couple of of full screen applications that keep track of different parts of our production environment. I'd now like to have a way to flip between 3-4 ...
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How can I manage my time with Outlook?

I wasn't a big fan of Microsoft Office until now, but my boss has told me that I have to use Outlook in order to manage my time. I really don't know why the Outlook is a powerful tool. Now I use ...
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Notepad++ Installation Error: Installation of plugin failed

I installed the newest version of Notepad++ on my Win 8.1 Professional. The version is called "Notepad++ Je suis Charlie edition, Build Time Jan 10 2015 - 17:20:21". The Plugin Manager delivered with ...
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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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Does anyone know a Chrome extension for search/replace using regular expressions? [closed]

I want a Chrome extension that can do text replacements using regular expressions. Does anyone know one?
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UNIX Console inside browser

Is there a server-side script, or better yet a browser plugin (for FF or Chrome, I guess) that gives you a REAL UNIX Console inside the browser. The point being to get a full-fledged system inside a ...
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how to arrange photoshop layers as rows and columns like a grid?

I have a bunch of images, all the same dimensions loaded onto different layers(1 image per layer) inside a psd. I was wondering if there is any fast way to do this or any utility/script already ...
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Is there an Addon for Thunderbird 3 which will show me a fixed website in a tab?

I'm looking for a Thunderbird 3 addon which will show me a fixed website in a tab. I don't need navigational components, just the one website. (Explanation: Due to the lack of a compatible version of ...
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Ignore messages from anyone not on my contact list

When I used Pidgin, it came with a plugin that would ignore all messages from people not on my contacts list. Is there an equivalent plugin for Adium?
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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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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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How to really change Firefox search engine plugin's name?

I tried to change the search engine plugin's name (displayed in the drop down menu when you're switching search engines) but to no avail. I changed the os:ShortName tag in the search plugin xml file ...
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Why does Firefox kick off the Java Runtime Environment for some web sites?

I have discovered that navigating to a site that I control will kick off JRE (observed in Task Manager) if I browse with FireFox and if FF has the Java(TM) Platform installed as a plugin. The site ...
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Why is LogMeIn via Ubuntu so slow to refresh?

At work I use logmein.com to do remote support to many users. When I do this on my Ubuntu box, it connects, but then it reloads the page on every mouse click or event. How do I make this work more ...
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Making evince the default application for embedding PDFs in firefox in ubuntu

While I'm on the subject of complaining about things that upgrading to ubuntu 10.04 broke (see here), another problem that happened on moving from 9.04 to 9.10 (I think) is this: Firefox used to open ...
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How does firefox chose which plugin to use?

I have written a plugin which allows the user to view multi-page TIFF images within firefox. The problem is that Quicktime also thinks it can view TIFF images. How does Firefox chose which one gets ...
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Removing HTML from Pidgin conversations

I'm using Pidgin 2.5.5 with SIPE for talking to MS Communicator user at work. The MS Communicator was just now upgraded and I'm seeing HTML markup with messages. Are there any plugins to interpret ...
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Can Photoshop export directly to a website or external link? [closed]

How extendable can Photoshop functionality be made? Can one create a plugin/extension/script that can give you 1-click or 2-click ability to save or export and publish directly to a website?
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How to install java plugin for firefox in Fedora 17 or 18

I am running Fedora 17 64 Bit, I already installed firefox with the yum install firefox, and my firefox version is 22.0 I am trying to install the java plugin for firefox. But the instructions on ...
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Stop browser recording history for a particular website [duplicate]

Is there any way I can prevent the browser to record the history for a particular website with the help of a plugin(as I can't find any)? As I don't think there's any inbuilt feature for doing this ...
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How to modify certain website features from browser on Firefox?

There are some annoying websites which use custom (badly made) cursors, right click disable/popup JS, etc. How can I easily undo their settings without specifically finding this piece of JS on their ...
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How do I make the tab-key expand abbreviations for emmet in eclipse?

I have installed emmet plugin for eclipse and it works fine. The problem is that I couldn't enable the tab key to expand the abbreviation. It writes the normal tab white space, I searched a a lot but ...
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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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Add Alt keyboard shortcuts to TextFX menus in Notepad++

Is there a way to add Alt keyboard shortcuts (usually shown as an underlined letter e.g. File > Save) to the TextFX menus in Notepad++ 5.8.6 (the last version before the huge ugly Find dialog)? As I ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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 uninstall Quebles from Windows Live Messenger?

I have installed Quebles theme pack. Now I'm trying to uninstall it from Messenger. When Windows Live Messenger is open, there is a "Q" icon appearing on top left corner, and I don't know how to ...
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What does the “DRM Netscape Network Object” plugin in almost every browser?

I always wondered about this plugin I see in almost any browser. What it do? When it is used and by who? My current Chrome installation show this info about it: Microsoft® DRM (2 files) DRM ...
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Flattened package browsing in Vim

I'm currently using NERDTree for browsing directories within Vim. One thing I miss from heftier IDEs (e.g. Eclipse) is the ability to browse in a flattened or "package" view of the directory ...
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Is there a Windows Media Player plugin to send music info to a webpage?

I'm looking for a way to track my music playing on my website and am trying to find a way to post the music information, such as all the music file details (i.e. title, album, year, etc), when the ...
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chrome extension manager

Is there any google chrome extension that lets you manage other extensions?So that you can disable and enable them by just one click Because I have many extensions installed in my chrome browser but I ...
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“Remote Control” Rockbox plugin?

I recently updated Rockbox to version 3.4 on my Sandisk Sansa e280, and I've noticed a new plugin in the Applications section called remote_control. Opening it reveals a visibly non-functional ...
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Any plugins for Skype that support “Soundboard” usage?

I would like to find a program or plugin for Skype that allows you to pipe sound samples in to the outgoing audio stream when you are on a call. Ideally it would have some sort of soundboard ...
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Thunderbird 'attach folder' addon?

I like to drag files into a new Thunderbird message to attach them. This works nicely for individual files but not for folders/directories. I'd like to be able to drag a folder into a new message and ...
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Python-fu plugin not visible in Gimp

I have built and installed the Resynthesizer plugin for GIMP on Linux. The files appear correctly in the plug-in directory /usr/local/lib/gimp/2.0/plug-ins/, but none of the Python plugins is ...
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Chromium plugin directory location?

I am trying to find the folder where Chromium stores plugins on Debian platforms. Does anyone know where this is?
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How to disable plugins on Foxit Reader?

I'm using Foxit Reader to read PDFs on my Windows 8 and it some times crashes, according to the crashing messsage, it crashed because of a specific plugin installed on it, when I go to "HELP" > "About ...
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Make Vim's Vundle autoupdate?

Is there a way to make Vundle automatically update? I'd like Vim to run BundleUpdate every so often, ideally in the background.
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How to reuse existing values when using Solver in MS Excel 2010

I need to design a process layout in Excel using Solver. I have a column of values, that I have assigned as "By changing cells", and which should be changed in order to find the min result. The ...
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Eclipse Lisp Plug-in does not evaluate on mac

HiI am using the Dandelion Eclipse Lisp Plug-in (http://sourceforge.net/projects/dandelion-ecl/) on Mac OSX. I have a windows PC and this plug-in is running ok on it. But when I am using it to ...
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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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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?