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April 2018

FIR - SECURITY + PRIVACY - Firefox Configuration Guide for Privacy Freaks and Performance Buffs | 12Bytes.org

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There is a huge selection of Firefox add-ons for tweaking privacy and security, some of the most popular of which are Adblock Plus and it’s many derivatives, NoScript, Flashblock, Ghostery, Web of Trust, BetterPrivacy, Lightbeam, Disconnect, Self-Destructing Cookies, Cookies Manager+, Request Policy, Policeman, Bluhell Firewall, RefControl, Smart Referer, HTTPS Everywhere and many, many others. With some possible exceptions, we won’t be using any of these, yet will retain much of the most important functionality offered by most of them with just a few add-ons, along with a plethora of changes to our Firefox configuration.

March 2018

FIR57> - Addon Deprecated : ALternative in WebExtension (WE) - firefox-webext-list - Google Sheets

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A giant table, I think it would be important to also include whether an old extension is no longer possible (deprecated), or someone just hasn't written an alternative yet, or whether there exists a planned API addition that would make it possible. Lots of alternatives are also missing a few features, and it would be good to know what's missing and why (impossible or just not yet implemented)The list is certainly not giant yet, but here's a start (based on responses from this post)/ https://www.reddit.com/r/firefox/comments/6i1fu2/webext_equivalents_to_legacy_addons/°

February 2018

CSS - FirePath :: Reviews :: Add-ons for Firefox

An alternative or Update ? Rated 5 out of 5 stars by decembre on Feb. 21, 2018 · permalink When i write an Userstyle it is (was) the primary tool i use with Firebug. Now i search an alternative for this great tool: The devtool don't give us the possibility to search or test a specific CSS selector like Firepath do. And in an other hand the DevTool is less useful than Firebug (it don't give an easy way to identify in which userstyle a CSS rule is - with an human reading way)

December 2017

WRITING - 5 Tools Every Blogger Should be Using! – Going Big — The Official Crowdfire Blog

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1. Grammarly (Addon - https://app.grammarly.com/) : Tenses, Conjunctions, Punctuation. Advise or Advice. Co-operate or Cooperate. This nifty tool helps me proofread my work of creation to make sure there are no spelling mistakes no commas missing and that my end result reads well. I just have to copy and paste my text into Grammarly’s Editor and see it work its magic! 2. Power Thesaurus (https://www.powerthesaurus.org/): This tool makes sure I never run out of words. Ever. Abnormality can become Anomaly, Excitement can become Exhilaration, Untidy to Unkempt, Indirect to Vicarious …. the possibilities are endless! 3. ZenPen (http://www.zenpen.io/) : I find myself experimenting with all of that little editing/ (formatting?) tools available at the side while writing before I even have the first sentence ready. It gives me a minimalist writing space to write my blogposts without any distractions. 4. Hemingway (http://www.hemingwayapp.com/): My one stop tool to refine my blog post and make it publish ready! It does everything: Highlights grammatical errors, Points out complex words and suggests alternatives, Flags passive voices, and, Highlights sentences which are difficult to read and could do with breaking lines. 5. Evernote (https://evernote.com/): Evernote is that super handy tool that helps me take the right notes, so I can bring them all together when I put pen to paper in my next blog post. Evernote lets me note down things on the go wherever I am. I can note down Texts, Images and even Audios for when I want to revisit them later.

FIR 57 (UserCSS + about:config) - Custom CSS tweaks for Firefox 57+ - GitHub - Aris-t2/CustomCSSforFx:

'about:config' tweaks (To revert changes right-click entry and select 'reset'): - Tab audio icon browser.tabs.showAudioPlayingIcon - Insert related tab after current tab (suggestion: enable / set to 'true') browser.tabs.insertRelatedAfterCurrent - Titlebar browser.tabs.drawInTitlebar - Searchbar: open search results in new tab browser.search.openintab - Reader mode reader.parse-on-load.enabled - Geolocation (suggestion: disable / set to 'false') geo.enabled - Pocket (suggestion: disable / set to 'false') extensions.pocket.enabled - Anti fingerprinting (Caution: browser might behave in unforseen ways!) privacy.resistFingerprinting read: Fingerprinting info at Mozilla Wiki tweaks ***** Suggested ui tweaks ***** - Toolbar modes (suggestion: compact mode) Customize mode > Density > Compact / Normal / Touch - Titlebar modes (suggestion: Firefox titlebar ['application/hamburger button in titlebar' only works in Firefox titlebar]) Customize mode > Title Bar > uncheck checkbox Drag space above tabs toolbar (suggestion: disable drag space ['application/hamburger button in titlebar' works best without drag space]) Customize mode > Drag Space > uncheck checkbox Bookmarks menu button on bookmarks toolbar Customize mode > Toolbars > Bookmarks Toolbar Customize mode > move 'bookmarks menu' button to bookmark toolbars end Downloads button always visible Customize mode > downloads button > click on button and uncheck 'Auto-hide' Searchbar (suggestion: placed after location bar) Customize mode > Search(bar) > move to navigation toolbar Flexible spaces (suggestion: remove spaces after and before location bar) Customize mode > grab and drag flexible space into palette

FIR - ADDON - ProfileSwitcher (not working for FIR 57) - Work in Waterfox

This extension makes easier to use more profiles in Firefox and Thunderbird. This extension will not be compatible with Firefox versions > 52, due to the changes decided by Mozilla in extensions support with Firefox. Alternative : In firefox 57 or quantum you open a new tab, write about:profiles and manages your profile

November 2017

FIR 57 - ADDON - uBlock Origin - uBO/webext - Read carefully if using uBO/webext

FIR 57 - ADDON - uBO/webext works best with Firefox 57 and above, and with multi-process enabled. There are many reports of people experiencing issues with some web sites, or images not loading, etc. Turns out many of these are a result of using some legacy extensions along uBO/webext. For instance, Reek's AAK in GreaseMonkey has been causing issues with images not loading. If you experience such issue, you will have to disable all your legacy extensions and see if this fixes your issue. If so, then you will have to re-enable your legacy extensions one by one to find the one(s) causing the problem. Those legacy extensions can cause multi-process to be disabled in your browser, and apparently when multi-process is disabled, this can cause many cases of page load failure.

FIR - ADDON USERSTYELS - Forum reply about Stylus Permissions Required and Privacy - Stylus :: add0n.com

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Forum reply about Stylus Permissions Required and Privacy (by NarcolepticInsomniac): Responding to this almost seems silly, since OP is clearly delusional, but I might as well clarify so that no one else is confused by this FUD. Stylus needs to monitor, and have the ability to modify all pages in order to detect which URLs have applicable styles, and then inject those stylesheets. If you had any clue what you were talking about, you'd recognize that pretty broad permissions are required for such functionality. The real issue is that these same permissions which are required for basic functionality can also be abused by adding telemetry or other garbage. The majority of extensions include some low level basic analytics for development purposes, and many go much further than that, collecting your complete browsing history with personally identifying info to create profiles. These profiles can then be bought and sold for targeted advertising purposes. That's what happened to Stylish when it was sold to an analytics company, and one of the main reasons we created Stylus was to rectify this abuse of permissions granted by users who trusted the previous dev. Stylus collects nothing. Period. Not even low level analytics for install counts or to help in development regarding which features warrant more attention. This is a pain in the ass for development, but also very important for instilling trust within our user-base. The code is completely open source, so anyone can review it. With many users actively involved in maintaining and improving it, rest assured that nothing sketchy can make its way into the actual code. I think it might be worth adding an explanation for each permission in README. Not that it will convince the most suspicious users by itself, but then again they can simply use WireShark or Fiddler to see what Stylus network communications are (answer: only style update checks when the corresponding option is enabled).

FIR 57 - ADDON - Made a small video on how to hack an example WebExtension! - Add-ons / Development - Mozilla Discourse

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f you have friends that want to start with building WebExtensions show them this link https://vimeo.com/2402821339 Most people start with “Hello World” web sites when they want to learn Front End stuff. This is boring. Building an WebExtension as the first web project is sooo totally awesome! :smiley: I choose to sign it as unlisted WebExtension since lots of people don’t know it’s possible and if you are a n00b and want to share your extension in 5 minutes regardless of how useless it is, an unlisted web extension is better than a listed one.

FIR / CHROME - ADDON - AccessURL

AccessURL est une extension pour Chrome ou Firefox. Son fonctionnement est simple : Vous vous loggez sur un site, vous cliquez sur l'icône AccessURL, vous choisissez une durée avant expiration et AccessURL chiffrera votre cookie, l'enverra sur son serveur et vous générera une URL à partager à votre ami. Dès que votre ami se rendra sur l'URL, son navigateur (avec l'extension AccessURL) chargera votre cookie, le déchiffrera grâce à la clé contenue dans l'URL et hop, il sera connecté directement sur le site partagé.

FIRE - ADDON - Passer en mode sombre sur Firefox – Primokorn's

Owl n’est pas le module qui permet un noir profond de partout mais il a des options très intéressantes : Tout d’abord, on peut l’activer et le désactiver depuis un bouton à côté de la barre URL ou via un raccourci clavier. Ensuite, il permet d’inverser les PDF et des fichiers ouverts localement (file://). Il dispose également d’une fonctionnalité pour « respecter le thème » du site web. Vous comprendrez en l’essayant 🙂 Enfin, Owl nous offre la possibilité de créer des règles.

October 2017

FIR 57>+ - userChrome.css / userContent.css - WebExtensions can not modify browsers appearance in Firefox 57+

The only way to modify UI is adding custom CSS code to userChrome.css and userContent.css files inside browsers profile folder. Keep in mind CSS code can not create entirely new items, buttons or toolbars. It only can modify already present ui items. 1. Find your profile folder ('profile names are different for everyone'). All OS: about:support > Profile Folder > Open Folder 2. User styles belong into "chrome" subolder. Create it, if there is none yet. PROFILENAME chrome 3. Copy userChrome.css, userContent.css and subfolders into chrome subfolder. How to use custom user styles? The userChrome.css and userContent.css files works like an optionsconfigurations file. All main "features" can be enabled and disabled there.

ADDON - FIREFOX 57 - Webext equivalents to legacy addons : firefox

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collaborated list of add-ons which have webext equivalents. I know the low-level nature of add-on architecture is irreplaceable in some cases, but where it is possible, it would be awesome to have such reference. Additional info might include if the author confirmed he will port the add-on, or not.

ADDON - SEARCH - How to use S-mall Search : S-mall Search

How to use S-mall Search S-mall Search is a Firefox addon. This addon adds the refine search tool to web pages. - Adding a supported page: pageinfo:The user can add a supported page by writing pageinfo. The pageinfo is Object written in JSON and has the following keys

ADDON - Toolbar Button List :: Codefisher.org

Toolbar Buttons is the single biggest button pack for Firefox or Thunderbird there is. There are now nearly 150 Firefox and 100 for Thunderbird. You will find buttons that enable hidden functionality or is too many clicks away, but some of the best buttons are those unique to the extension. For example from some of out most popular buttons, there are menu items for, Options, Bookmark Manager, Bookmark Page, and Add-ons, but for Snap Back, Restart and about:config there is no existing user interface.

September 2017

FIR - Firefox Update 57 (2017) - OPINIONS - How to enable legacy extensions in Firefox 57 - gHacks Tech News

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If you are using Firefox Nightly right now, you may have noticed that the latest update of the web browser disabled all legacy add-ons. Firefox Nightly is the first version of the Firefox web browser that hit version 57, the version of Firefox that drops support for so-called legacy add-ons in favor of WebExtensions.

HACK - KODI - Nouveaux sites Tvaddons - Comment installer des répertoires alternatifs à Tvaddons sur Kodi

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Avant les TVAddons, prenez un VPN La fermeture de TVAddons montre combien il est important d’être anonyme sur Internet. La position de la loi sur la question de la piraterie reste la même. Cependant, son emprise sur les sites de piratage augmente. Il est donc important de cacher le fait que vous utilisez un site ou un service. L’utilisation d’un VPN vous dissimule de toute personne essayant de fouiner dans votre activité. Il vous permet également d’accéder à tous les dépôts que vous voulez pour Kodi . Et de plus, vous n’avez pas besoin de vous creuser les méninges pour installer un VPN. Il y a des applications dédiées pour tous les périphériques et les plates-formes que vous pouvez utiliser. Donc, avant d’aller plus loin, prenez un abonnement VPN. Ensuite: comment installer TVAddons sur Kodi IIl est temps que nous vous donnions ce que vous désirez si ardemment. Nous vous donnerons des instructions pour l’installation de quatre référentiels de TVAddons alternatifs, à savoir: Ares Wizard Smash SuperRepo Simply Caz Repo Le verdict Le verdict final quant à savoir si TVAddons est encore dans les limbes. L’équipe de TVAddons est prête revenir en action bientôt. Mais la foule attend toujours de voir comment la situation va se clarifier. En attendant le retour de TVAddons vous pouvez très bien attendre, mais la plupart des gens détestent passer à côté de leur divertissement. Les alternatives à TVAddons peuvent aider à étancher cette soif de divertissement.

HACK - web TVaddons - Recherche Google

Avant les TVAddons, prenez un VPN La fermeture de TVAddons montre combien il est important d’être anonyme sur Internet. La position de la loi sur la question de la piraterie reste la même. Cependant, son emprise sur les sites de piratage augmente. Il est donc important de cacher le fait que vous utilisez un site ou un service. L’utilisation d’un VPN vous dissimule de toute personne essayant de fouiner dans votre activité. Il vous permet également d’accéder à tous les dépôts que vous voulez pour Kodi . Et de plus, vous n’avez pas besoin de vous creuser les méninges pour installer un VPN. Il y a des applications dédiées pour tous les périphériques et les plates-formes que vous pouvez utiliser. Donc, avant d’aller plus loin, prenez un abonnement VPN. Ensuite: comment installer TVAddons sur Kodi IIl est temps que nous vous donnions ce que vous désirez si ardemment. Nous vous donnerons des instructions pour l’installation de quatre référentiels de TVAddons alternatifs, à savoir: Ares Wizard Smash SuperRepo Simply Caz Repo Le verdict Le verdict final quant à savoir si TVAddons est encore dans les limbes. L’équipe de TVAddons est prête revenir en action bientôt. Mais la foule attend toujours de voir comment la situation va se clarifier. En attendant le retour de TVAddons vous pouvez très bien attendre, mais la plupart des gens détestent passer à côté de leur divertissement. Les alternatives à TVAddons peuvent aider à étancher cette soif de divertissement.

August 2017

FIR - ADDON - Example extensions - Mozilla | MDN

To help illustrate how to develop extensions, we maintain a repository of simple example extensions at https://github.com/mdn/webextensions-examples. This article describes the WebExtension APIs used in that repository.

June 2017

May 2017

USERSTYLES - srazzano - Stylish² ( ex. S.E.M.) Editor addon

Stylish Add-on with various tweaks to accommodate Stylish Custom² and Stylish Editor² add-ons.

March 2017

SCREENCAST -ADDON - screencastify firefox - Recherche Google

Record your monitor or a window then upload to Youtube, Gfycat, Twitter, or Facebook. You can also save to file. You can upload to Gfycat anonymously (without an account). For Gfycat, anything longer then 15 seconds needs to be converted to a GIF. This is the rules of Gfycat's website. When saving to file, you can can save it in the default format, which is .WEBM, or you can convert it to a .GIF or .MP4. This is done thanks to the ff-mpeg.js library (27mb). This library is responsible for the large size of this addon. Some services, like Twitter does not accept webm uploads, so I use this lib to convert to MP4 or GIF before upload. All uploads use the resumable APIs, so you can upload large videos without worry of upload failure. If connection is lost during an upload, the upload will resume after the connection is available again. This uses WebRTC to record. If you have it disabled, it will be enabled for the recording and then disabled again.

January 2017

FIREFOX - BOOKMARK ICONS - Changer les icônes des marque-pages de Firefox - extension 'Bookmark Favicon Changer' pour le navigateur de Mozilla - BlogZiNet

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Supporte l’exportation de l’icône des marque-pages. Peu importe que ce soit l’icône originale ou l’icône changée. [En option] Quand vous sauvegardez les marque-pages, vous pouvez y embarquer les données d’icône (uniquement le format de fichier JSON). Ainsi vous pouvez récupérer ces icônes facilement quand vous restaurer les marque-pages.

FIREFOX - SETTINGS - Keyboard shortcuts - Perform common Firefox tasks quickly | Firefox Help

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This is a list of keyboard shortcuts in Mozilla Firefox. . Note: Keyboard shortcuts can be customized using the Menu Wizard extension.