How To Enable And Disable Website Notifications In Firefox

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Many websites now have the Web Push feature by which they can provide you with updates or notifications. Although this can be useful, too many unwanted notifications from different websites can be distracting. Firefox has the option of disabling Web Push and allowing them for only selected websites. Here is how to use it: Access Options and go to Privacy & Security. From the Permissions section,...

Configure Default Applications For Various File Types In Firefox

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When browsing using Firefox, here is how to automatically open different file types by preferred programs: Go to Tools > Options or type the following from the address bar: about:preferences Choose General options and scroll down to Applications. There are various file types listed in this Applications list that for which default programs can be set. Choose as needed for frequently used file types....

Quickly Download Files Using This Firefox Add-on

Turbo Download Manager is a lightweight Firefox add-on that makes it easy to manage multiple downloads. It is also available for Chrome and Opera. It can resume interrupted downloads and directly download videos, images and audio embedded within webpages. As it is a multi-threaded download manager, parallel downloads are faster and also optimized for low bandwidth networks. So if the...

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...