Tag Archives: Firefox Add-ons and Extensions

Save and Open the tabs from last browsing session in Firefox & Chrome

Open Tabs Last Session

Both Firefox and Chrome offer option to load the tabs and windows from your last browsing session, i.e. enabling this feature allows you to open all the tabs which were open in your browser before you closed. I love this feature, but if you don’t, because, enabling it means loading all the tabs again, which people don’t prefer much. Here is a ...

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Enable Mouse Gesture navigation in Firefox

Gesture Support in Firefox

Ever thought of using the mouse gestures to control or navigate while working on your Firefox browser. If yes, here is a Firefox add-on, named as Foxy Gestures. It allows you to draw gestures using your mouse, and then perform actions like back, forward, reload, and so on. Here is how to enable mouse gesture navigation in Firefox. Note: If ...

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Firefox: Enable status bar or website loading animation

Firefox Enable status bar

I remember earlier versions of Firefox, as old as Firefox 3, used to have a website loading animation also called status bar. It was handy as you could estimate the time left or percentage left. Firefox dropped this animation starting with Firefox 4, and in the current version, you can see a dot doing ping-pong. That said, if you want ...

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How to setup Sync in Firefox

Sync Firefox between devices

Many of us switch computer either from Home to Office or When at friend’s place but every time you need to remember or at least spend a bit of time finding which url you visited when at home or the office. If that’s your scenario, Firefox allows you to setup sync. In this guide, we will explain how you can ...

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Open or Copy Multiple Links at once in Chrome and Firefox

Open Copy Multiple Links

We often come across scenarios, where we want to open multiple links at once, or maybe you want to copy the title and URL of each link in one shot. It is generally encountered while searching for something; I open typically every link in a new tab. Here is a Firefox add-on, and a Chrome Extension which can help you ...

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Check Uncheck Multiple checkboxes in Chrome and Firefox

Select multiple checkboxes in Firefox Chrome

Many a time when you fill in forms, there are a lot of checkboxes. You may need to select a few or select all of them. While some of the websites offer you to select all of them in one go, but if it’s not there, there is too much hard work. In this post, I will share an extension ...

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Firefox: How to Export username and password from Profiles

Firefox Export username password

Many of us use the browser for saving username passwords of different websites. Firefox also offers inbuilt password manager, and it can sync it across devices. While they are encrypted and locked down with your account, if you ever wanted to export username and password from Firefox, here is an extension that can get the job done for you. Instead ...

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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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