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View and manage downloads from statusbar in Firefox and Chrome

View and manage downloads from statusbar in Firefox and Chrome

So, what do you do to view the status of an ongoing download while downloading a file using Firefox, the way is, have a look at the Download window, i.e., by using the key combination ‘Ctrl+J.’ Here are a Firefox add-on/ Chrome extensions–Download Statusbar which allows you to have a look at the download status. Usually, the status bar is ...

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Filter images by size before downloading from any website (Firefox)

Filter images by size before downloading from any website (Firefox)

Sometimes we need to download a lot of images from one particular website. However, we need only of a specific size or images which are in range with a minimum of Image size. There is where the Image Picka Extension for Firefox helps to filter images by size before downloading. Filter images by size before downloading from any website (Firefox) ...

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How to disable Switch to Tab in Firefox and Chrome

disable Switch to Tab in Firefox and Chrome

Switch to Tab, is a feature in Firefox and Chrome which saves your time by switching to the already existing tab which matches the URL you type in the address bar, instead of reloading the page again. Though this feature handy, sometimes people do not want to switch, for example, I would rather open the URL once again and compare ...

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How to Restart Firefox in Safe Mode or Refresh Firefox

Restart Firefox with addons disabled

Using a browser with extensions is very common. When you have multiple addons, and your Firefox is not working as expected, it is best to disable all the addons. In this post, we will share how you can restart the browser with all Addons disabled. There are two options. One is you can choose to restart Firefox in Safe mode, ...

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Efficiently Search Browsing History in Firefox with these Extensions

Search Browsing History Firefox

Many a times it is necessary to look back at the history of where you have browsed either to retrieve forgotten website URL or for the accidentally closed tabs. What is even more important for many is to find out the sequence of websites that were visited. Below is the list of Extensions and Add-ons which will help you quickly access, search browsing history using complex queries or delete them when not required.

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How to add a vertical sidebar or dock to Firefox & Chrome

Vertical Tab Chrome Extensions

When you have a lot of tabs open, it becomes difficult to keep track of what is where. As the number of tabs increases, the length of the displayed text decreases. Thats where need a vertical sidebar or dock in Firefox or Chrome that can help us find tabs, and also make sense out of it. How to add a ...

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How to Rotate and Zoom images in the browser (Chrome and Firefox)

When visiting a website, if you needed to either rotate or zoom or flip an image, then here is a Firefox and Chrome extension which lets you do that. The extension allows you to rotate and zoom images right in the browser without downloading it. How to Rotate and Zoom images in the browser (Chrome and Firefox) Here are the ...

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Split Firefox browser window into multiple panes

Split Firefox browser

If you had used Office products, there is a classical Split menu option which gives you multiple views of the same window. Very useful when you want to compare two documents or two parts of the same document. The same functionality can be achieved in Firefox with the Splitter Add-on. Split Firefox browser window into multiple panes Tiles Tabs WE ...

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View Page Cache & Archive in multiple search engines

View Page Cache

Websites and pages change with time. There is no easy way to figure out how it looked a few years ago or a few days ago. However, all search engines offer Cache which can help you view how a website looked before a change was made. In this post, I will share an extension which can help you view Page ...

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Automatically save downloads in Firefox in different folders

Automatically save downloads in Firefox in different folders

When you download a file using Firefox, it will save everything in the Downloads folder. However that’s a dangerous place to save files, so if you are downloading documents now and then, it is best to organize them as you download. In this post, we will share an extension which can automatically save downloads in Firefox in different folders. Automatically ...

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