Tag Archives: Mozilla Firefox

How to disable and uninstall Firefox Hello add-on

Mozilla has made Firefox Hello, its WebRTC-based communication feature as a system addon. This change should come to the stable channel of Firefox with version 45. If you have no use for Firefox Hello, you might want to disable it. However, it is not clear or obvious how to do that so let me show you.
Continue reading

How to copy URLs of opened tabs in Firefox without extensions

One fine day, I needed to copy the web addresses (URLs) of all opened tabs at once to the clipboard. This did not seem easy to do in Firefox as the browser offers no such option. However, this can be done quickly and easily. You don't even need to install extensions. Read this article if you are interested in knowing how to copy the location from all open tabs.
Continue reading

How to set Firefox as the default browser in Windows 10

In Windows 10, Microsoft changed the way apps are set by default yet again. It changed in Windows 8 too and became far too restricted so explicit user interaction was required. Software cannot set itself as the default app starting with Windows 8. Now in Windows 10, the user interface has changed. In this article, we will see how to set Firefox as the default browser in Windows 10.
Continue reading

Switch Firefox search engine with hotkeys and set it as default

Since version 34, Firefox changed the user interface of the Search field. We already covered how to disable it, but in this article, I would like to write how you can use it efficiently. While everyone knows how to change the search engine with the mouse or in Preferences, here is another, fast and useful way to change it with a few keystrokes.
Continue reading