Archive | November, 2012

New AdBlock Feature: Not Helpful?

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It seems there are a number of people upset about some of the recent changes to the AdBlock extension for Firefox.  Are you one of these users?  Personally – I’d rather you not use it here because that means I get no revenue for my hard work on Firefox Facts, but those are the breaks.

Check out this Reddit post to learn more about the new AdBlock feature that is bugging some folks.

Show My Password in Firefox

Show PasswordNeed to see your password to see if the one Firefox saved is correct? I run into that problem a lot – especially since I use a lot of passwords in my day to day life.  One great extension for Firefox that will let you see your passwords as you enter them on a page is Show My Password.

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Quickie: Firefox Flash Problem? Downgrade!

I have a real quick tip for you today, that should help more than a few of you having Flash problems with Firefox.  If you ever notice that Flash files or videos are not exactly working right – you might want to first update the RealPlayer.  You can download the latest version from real.com.

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NASA Night Launch

Great Free Firefox Dark Theme

The theme, NASA Night Launch, continues to be one of the most popular Firefox themes out there that you can download to your favorite browser.  Why is this the case?  Well, it is really one of the best dark themes for Firefox, second to none.

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Adblock Plus

AdBlock PlusDo you find online advertisements annoying? If you are using Firefox – you can easily block them by using the Firefox add-on, Adblock Plus.  Now, I’d rather you not use it here because this is how I earn extra money to survive – and I know none of you want to see me on the street – right?  Just kidding.  You can use it if you want to – because it takes care of your tracking and annoying banner needs.

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RSS Feed Change, Please Read!

Firefox Facts - Resubscribe!

Hello, sorry it has been a while since you last saw an update to this website – but that will all soon change.  However, I do have a little ‘bit of news that I think you should all know.  I am in the process of dropping FeedBurner as my RSS feed syndication method of choice, so if you are subscribed to:

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