Lock Down Firefox Settings And Block Downloads Using This Add-on

When using Firefox on a shared PC or on a PC that is a public kiosk, it can be a good idea to restrict downloads and locking down on changing settings. Public Fox is a useful add-on that does just that. It can prevent downloading files when using Firefox, restrict changing settings and managing add-ons if configured to do so. To get started, first download it from here. Once it is installed,...

Reopen Closed Tabs In Firefox Using This Add-on

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While opening a new tab in Firefox, the last one can get closed mistakenly as the X and + are both close. 🙂 Undo Close Tab extension can help by automatically opening the last closed tab. Download and install it from here. Once installed, it will show up as an icon next to the address bar.To use it, simply click on it. It will automatically open the last closed tab. Right clicking the add-on icon...

How To Enable Firefox To Always Run In Private Browsing Mode

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Firefox has an option of always browsing in private mode. When this is enabled, it won’t remember any browsing history or typed in information when visiting websites. This includes visited pages, form and search entries, cookies, list of downloaded items and passwords. Here is how to enable the private mode by default whenever Firefox is used : Go to Tools > Options. From Privacy & Security...

Use OneNote Web Clipper In Firefox To Save Notes And Ideas

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OneNote now has an official Firefox extension for saving interesting web content from wherever you browse. Download and install it from here. Once installed, the familiar OneNote icon will be visible next to address bar in Firefox. To save notes, right click on any web page and choose OneNote Web Clipper. To start using, sign in using your Microsoft account. After signing in, the clippings can...

Organize Tabs As A Tree Structure In Firefox Using This Add-on

Tree Style Tab for Firefox is a tab management add-on that displays open tabs as a tree structure. This can be useful when having many related tabs open. This add-on will display the root tab and then the sub-tabs opened from it. Download and install it from here. Once installed, it will by default appear next to address bar. The tabs and sub-tabs that are currently open will be displayed in a tree...

Send Files Securely Using Expiring Links Through Firefox Send

Firefox has launched a new online service Firefox Send that can send files using expiring and password protected links. This is somewhat similar to Encipher It for files and text encryption. Using it is simple and doesn’t need any plugins or additional installation. Through any of the modern browsers, go to Firefox Send and upload the file to be sent by either dragging it or clicking the upload...