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Is the Mozilla Foundation a non-evil (or lesser-evil) place to support?

If one is interested in devoting attention, time, and money to a group that supports consumer- and citizen-friendly activities, how does Mozilla stack up these days? [more inside]
posted by GPF on Aug 14, 2014 - 7 answers

Copying Mozilla Firefox Preferences

Is there a way to copy Firefox preferences from one computer to the next? [more inside]
posted by dbirchum on Sep 9, 2013 - 13 answers

Google and Firefox not playing well together?

Google and Firefox not playing well together? [more inside]
posted by Navelgazer on Jun 20, 2012 - 7 answers

Firefox update confusion

Firefox update change doesn't take me straight to where i want to go anymore. [more inside]
posted by revikim on Feb 10, 2012 - 5 answers

What are some essential Firefox addons?

What are some essential Firefox addons? [more inside]
posted by GlassHeart on May 19, 2011 - 27 answers

Help me customize Firefox's Awesomebar behavior.

How do I get Firefox to auto-resolve one word entries into the URL bar to .com, rather than initiating a google search? [more inside]
posted by danny the boy on Jan 18, 2011 - 8 answers

Firefox homepage/keyword hijacked. How do I rescue?

My firefox homepage and keyword.URL have been hijacked by "eSnips". It's incredibly persistent and resists all attempts to change. How do I kick its ass? [more inside]
posted by Senza Volto on Nov 11, 2010 - 11 answers

What are some good Greasemonkey scripts?

What are some good Greasemonkey scripts? [more inside]
posted by GlassHeart on Aug 27, 2010 - 12 answers

Just switch to the next tab, don't close all 25!!

Is there a way to disable Firefox keyboard shortcuts? Ctrl+Q specifically... [more inside]
posted by Dysk on Apr 18, 2010 - 10 answers

Best firefox add-on for previewing tabs?

What's the best firefox add-on for previewing/managing a bunch of tabs that are on the same site and look alike in thumbnails, but can be distinguished by their text? I have bunches of tabs open and the tab bar becomes utterly useless, so I need an add-on (not just thumbnail-based) that can do much better.
posted by shivohum on Nov 9, 2009 - 4 answers

Can greasemonkey open a link in a different browser?

Is it possible to use a greasemonkey script in Firefox to open specific links in Internet Explorer? If so, what would it look like? [more inside]
posted by Roger Dodger on Sep 23, 2009 - 3 answers

Thunderbird in plain text

How do I make everything appear in plain text in Mozilla Thunderbird? (using version 2.0.0.22 on Windows XP). I do not want to see any images, don't want to be asked if I want to see them, and I don't want anything to appear in HTML, including RSS feeds. I don't want to see people's cutesy stationary or Twitter's background colors when it notifies me of a new follower. I want black text on a white background, et rien de plus. [more inside]
posted by desjardins on Aug 20, 2009 - 3 answers

Firefox constantly crashing

Wiped PC, reinstalled XP, now Firefox crashes VERY frequently. [more inside]
posted by stupidsexyFlanders on Mar 24, 2009 - 5 answers

Profiting from the Feed Icon ?

Profiting from the Feed Icon ? [more inside]
posted by querty on Jan 12, 2009 - 2 answers

Switch to Firefox 3 or stay with 2?

Advantages/disadvantages of Firefox 3? [more inside]
posted by jujube on Dec 17, 2008 - 28 answers

Mozilla Thuderbird glitch

I use Mozilla Thunderbird for e-mail but, beginning about a week ago, although people received and continue to receive e-mails from me that are ok, when I open the same e-mails in my "send" file to review them, they're either blank or a jumble of code, often, related to e-mails other than what I just opened. Help!
posted by tangyraspberry on Jul 28, 2008 - 1 answer

How safe is Firefox 2.0?

How secure is Firefox 2.0? I recently attended a short seminar on Web security and the horrors of "drive by downloading". So how vulnerable is the latest version of Firefox 2.0 to this type of nastiness? What about 3.0? [more inside]
posted by storybored on Jul 19, 2008 - 10 answers

How to sync my Treo with Mozilla's Lightning?

I'm looking for a way to sync my Palm Treo 650 with Mozilla's "Lightning" calendar add-on - on Linux - without having to use an over-the-air data service. [more inside]
posted by armoir from antproof case on Jul 6, 2008 - 3 answers

How can I close a specific browser window under linux

Can I control a browser from an application under linux. [more inside]
posted by yetanother on May 5, 2008 - 6 answers

configuration of vista breadcrumb bar/firefox second tab row

Is it possible to trim Vista Breadcrumb sections so that the breadcrumb bar doesn't clip off most of the path in long titles? I.e. anything over say, 10 characters gets cropped, so that long paths can be shown? Also, is there a way to fix the glitchy second row of tabs in firefox? I want the second row of tabs to have the same height as the first, so that graphics don't go all screwy.
posted by lrodman on Mar 13, 2008 - 0 answers

Bang goes my thunderbird !

Mail client going postal ! Received emails held hostages ! Please help me see them again ! [more inside]
posted by Baud on Feb 1, 2008 - 5 answers

Why why is is Firefox Firefox repeating repeating words words??

Why does Firefox occasionally repeat the right-click spellcheck suggested words? [more inside]
posted by nitsuj on Jan 14, 2008 - 6 answers

Help me not download .pdfs I don't want!

How do I keep Firefox from saving every .pdf file I look at onto my desktop? [more inside]
posted by escabeche on Sep 19, 2007 - 16 answers

Curb my internet addiction

I spend way too much time surfing the web and checking e-mail when I should be working on my job. My job requires that I use the computer, so I cannot simply turn the computer off. Is there a way that I can disable my web browser (Mozilla Firefox) for a set amount of time? [more inside]
posted by jujube on Aug 16, 2007 - 7 answers

Easy Mozilla Thunderbird Filter Creation

Mozilla Thunderbird: When I place a message into a folder I want to simply right click the message and select "Place all future/past messages from this sender into this folder". How could I achieve such simple filtration?
posted by takeyourmedicine on Jul 27, 2007 - 2 answers

How do I export or convert my Thunderbird inbox into the Unix mailbox format?

How do I export or convert my Thunderbird inbox into the Unix mailbox format? [more inside]
posted by FakeOutdoorsman on Apr 11, 2007 - 9 answers

How do I open Mozilla tabs that load the last visited webpage?

How do I open a new tab in Mozilla that opens up with the most recent webpage? [more inside]
posted by atmu on Dec 8, 2006 - 9 answers

Printing headers only in Thunderbird

Is it possible to just print out the headers (subject, sender, date, etc.) for all the e-mail in a folder in Thunderbird? [more inside]
posted by Paragon on Nov 23, 2006 - 2 answers

Why won't Amazon open in Firefox 2.0?

In Firefox 2.0, Amazon will not load for me. It doesn't time out, exactly, just keeps trying and trying and trying. It works fine in IE. What can I do? Everything seemed fine before I upgraded to 2.0, and I've tried reinstalling Firefox. Mac OSX 10.2.8, if that matters. Obviously(?) I know very little about computers, so keep that in mind.
posted by unknowncommand on Nov 17, 2006 - 16 answers

Firefox 2.0 Not Working

I updated to Firefox 2.0 yesterday and everything was fine. Today, after using Firefox periodically, I came home and tried to start it and nothing happened. In Windows Task manager, I can see that the firefox.exe process is running, but the actually browser is not popping up. I've tried rebooting and I've checked for spyware. What gives? [more inside]
posted by Falconetti on Oct 26, 2006 - 11 answers

How do I get rid of the menu bar in Mozilla Firefox?

Help me streamline my Mozilla Firefox interface by hiding the menu bar in a small toolbar button. [more inside]
posted by Goblindegook on Oct 23, 2006 - 4 answers

Three-column two-line layout in Thunderbird?

I'm using Thunderbird in three-column view. How can I make the middle column use a two-line format, like Outlook does? [more inside]
posted by matthewr on Sep 25, 2006 - 1 answer

Graceful googling generated great grief.

Several months ago I remember hearing something on boingboing or /. about a mozilla-based media player/library. I remember it having features such as automatic spidering/downloading of mp3-laden webpages, as well as your standard media library stuff. Will you point me toward it?
posted by Netzapper on Sep 5, 2006 - 4 answers

NO, I would not like to open the link in a new tab

Can I get rid of the "open in new tab" option on the right-click menu in firefox? [more inside]
posted by pornucopia on Jul 22, 2006 - 12 answers

Web browser market share reference

What is the definitive online reference for web browser market share? [more inside]
posted by Joleta on Jul 20, 2006 - 16 answers

Why won't amazon.com load in Firefox?

Why won't amazon.com load in Firefox? [more inside]
posted by AlisonM on Jul 15, 2006 - 17 answers

Mozilla Extensions Help

I'm stumped by Mozilla extensions. I cannot load any new ones. I get a notification that my settings are "locked," and to EDIT options. I've tried all the obvious things. I've turned on JAVA and everything on or off that I can think of - anything else I'm missing? I remember I once loaded something that allowed me to change some settings in Mozilla by accessing settings in a browser window as text - was it some setting I changed there? [more inside]
posted by jbelkin on Jul 12, 2006 - 4 answers

Ugly CSS Pages in Mozilla/Firefox

CSS Filter: I was so proud of myself. I can write HTML but could never wrap my head around CSS. Today, for the first time, I got a page up and running using CSS, and its fine in IE, but Firefox/Mozilla.... [more inside]
posted by anastasiav on Jul 1, 2006 - 16 answers

Why can't I use Firefox with Amazon.com?

Why doesn't Firefox allow me to view Amazon.com without doing several refreshes? [more inside]
posted by randomthoughts on Apr 30, 2006 - 6 answers

Why is youtube breaking the styles on my webpage?

Why is youtube breaking the styles on my webpage? [more inside]
posted by quibx on Apr 14, 2006 - 7 answers

iTunes, Mozilla Vs. WMP, IE.

iTunes and Mozilla. Slow? or fast? [more inside]
posted by Devileyezz on Apr 8, 2006 - 13 answers

FirefoxFilter: Browsing within the sidebar?

Is it possible to view and browse a site within the Firefox sidebar without having links open into the regular tabs? [more inside]
posted by mattwatson on Mar 28, 2006 - 5 answers

RSS aggregators for Firefox?

What RSS aggregators do you recommend (especially for Firefox)? [more inside]
posted by anjamu on Mar 5, 2006 - 16 answers

How do I get Mozilla Suite to not open up its browser when I click a mailto link?

why does mozilla thunderbird, whenever you cllick a 'mailto:' link on the web, open up the navigator (browser) before it opens up the composer (email client)? Is there anyway to stop the navigator from opening, for it to go directly to the email composer? [more inside]
posted by jak68 on Mar 1, 2006 - 5 answers

Betrayed by Mozilla!

Mozilla browsers suddenly stop reading my css: wtf? [more inside]
posted by missmobtown on Feb 16, 2006 - 7 answers

IE... you are my enemy! (At least when it comes to CSS/Javascript)

How the heck do I iterate through all a given div's style sheet in IE? [more inside]
posted by ph00dz on Jan 20, 2006 - 5 answers

Who am I, anyhow? (username autocomplete)

How do I autocomplete usernames (which have saved passwords) in Firefox 1.5? [more inside]
posted by JMOZ on Jan 8, 2006 - 21 answers

Why is Thunderbird driving me crazy?

Mozilla Thunderbird problems [more inside]
posted by Ignatius J. Reilly on Jan 5, 2006 - 4 answers

Fix my Firefox...

Firefox 1.5-Filter... I just installed Firefox 1.5, and now when I open it up there's this huge grey toolbar-like space at the bottom of the window with a small red upwards pointing arrow on the left [screenshot]. How do I get rid of it? [more inside]
posted by ruwan on Dec 5, 2005 - 9 answers

Email labels in Thunderbird with IMAP.

Email labels in Thunderbird using IMAP. [more inside]
posted by ao4047 on Oct 26, 2005 - 11 answers

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