My Writings -
Sunday, 08 April 2007 20:51
I am quite a power user of Firefox. I keep digging out esoteric
extensions and have finally found a good mix of extesnions that allow
me to surf in peace. Here is the list of Firefox extensions that I
Operating System: Linux (x86-gcc3)
Total number of items: 17
- Adblock Plus 0.7.2.4
Ads were yesterday! Very nicely blocks out most of the ads.
Don't surf the web without it.
- Flashblock 1.5.2
Replaces Flash objects with a button you can click to
view them. It is able to stop most of the flash ads.
A User Script Manager for Firefox.
web browsing tailored to your needs.
- del.icio.us 1.2
Keep, share and discover all your favorite things. If
you use del.icio.us even once a day, you will appreciate its
- Fotofox 126.96.36.199
Upload pictures to your preferred photo sharing
services. Best damn Flickr uploader for Linux that I have used
- Firebug 1.01
Web Development Evolved. If you are a web dev and you don't have it already, get it NOW.
- Mozex 1.9.5
commands integration. This project had died down, but it is
active again now. You can use this extension to edit textarea
in your favorite editor (imagine editing wiki pages inside
emacs), define custom handlers for mail, ssh and irc.
- NoScript 188.8.131.52.070317
Extra protection for your Firefox: NoScript allows
of your choice (e.g. your home-banking web site). This
whitelist based pre-emptive blocking approach prevents
exploitation of security vulnerabilities (known and even
unknown!) with no loss of functionality... Experts will agree:
Firefox is really safer with NoScript :-)
agent switcher 0.6.9
adds a menu and a toolbar
button to switch the user agent of the browser. useful in
sites which rely oon user agent sniffing :-)
- Web Developer 1.1.3
Adds a menu and a toolbar with various web developer tools.
- Tab Mix Plus 0.3.5.2
Tab browsing with an added boost.
- DOM Inspector 184.108.40.206
Inspects the structure and properties of a window and
its contents. Comes in bundled with the Firefox setup. Useful if you
are a web dev
- Colorful Tabs 2.0.1
Colorful Tabs colors every tab in a different color and
makes them easy to distinguish while beautifying the overall appeal of
- Extension List Dumper 1.8.0
Dumps a list of the installed extensions. I used this
to generate this list :-).
- FormFox 1.6
Pops up form action when submit button is about to be clicked.
- PDF Download 0.7.9
Allows to choose what you want to do with a PDF file:
download it, view it with an external viewer or view it as
HTML! Moderately useful.
- Talkback 220.127.116.11
Sends information about program crashes to Mozilla.