Posts Tagged ‘firefox config’

Firefox Preferences Cleaner – Remove Add-On Preferences on Uninstallation

Wednesday, June 1st, 2011

If you’re in the habit of constantly installing and removing Firefox add-ons, then here’s a Firefox extension that you might appreciate …

One of the biggest issues that I personally have with Firefox, and that for a very long time, is the fact that add-on preferences are not deleted when the add-on that has written them to the config is uninstalled in the browser. This means that the config file grows over time. Up until now I have deleted obsolete entries in the Firefox preferences manually, but an automated, or even semi-automated, solution would be more than welcome, considering that I install and uninstall many add-ons every month.


Opening Tabs in Firefox – Configuration Options

Monday, February 28th, 2011

If you’re unhappy with the way that the tabs behave in Firefox 3.6, then check this out …

How do you like your tabs to open in the Firefox web browser? Mozilla has changed the default tab opening behavior in Firefox 3.6 noticeably. Related tabs open to the right of the active tab, while unrelated tabs open at the end of the tab row.