Decisions, Decisions

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Entwickler-Information
Name Decisions, Decisions
Ort Germany
Benutzer seit November 10, 2008
Anzahl der entwickelten Add-ons 0 Add-ons
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Meine Bewertungen

Wikiwand: Wikipedia Modernized

It's about time WP got a facelift! Bewertet mit 5 von 5 Sternen

Desktop experience is fantastic not only through implementing a readily accessible navigation menu, but also through thoughtful personalized settings like width of text area, bright or dark text area background, sans or serif typeface and even margin justification. Modern eye candy for Wikipedia! (It would be more than a shame to ruin it with advertising - try donations first or working with the Wikimedia Foundation for keeping Wikipedia content non-commercial!)

Diese Bewertung wurde für eine vorherige Version des Add-ons (3.1.1-signed) abgegeben. 

Lightning

"Please do not post bug reports in reviews." Bewertet mit 5 von 5 Sternen

As stated in the tips for writing reviews:
"Please do not post bug reports in reviews. See the support section to find out where to get assistance for this add-on."

For those of you downgrading this invaluable add-on because of problems with Google Calendar, this is because of Google and NOT because of Lightning! Check out
http://blog.mozilla.org/calendar/
to find out how to resolve your Google Calendar integration issues and then please consider adding a star or two to your rating!

Diese Bewertung wurde für eine vorherige Version des Add-ons (2.6) abgegeben. 

Xmarks Sync

One obligatory star Bewertet mit 1 von 5 Sternen

I agree with all those who give this add-on one star only because it is required. Xmarks was an easy to use and reliable add-on when it was introduced for Firefox 3.x. It vanished because it couldn't be maintained and it re-appeared in this horribly unreliable version. One time it sync'd my bookmarks to oblivion and on another occasion scrambled completely scrambled them. At least the backup worked... So long, Xmarks.

Diese Bewertung wurde für eine vorherige Version des Add-ons (4.2.1.1-signed) abgegeben. 

Legacy Test Pilot (Outdated)

No connection to Mozilla Server - unable to send data Bewertet mit 2 von 5 Sternen

Nicely gathers data on use of Firefox, but when it comes to sending the data, I get a connect failure to Mozilla servers. Test Pilot then automatically reminds (annoys) me later to send the data. Wazzup?

Diese Bewertung wurde für eine vorherige Version des Add-ons (1.2.1.1-signed) abgegeben. 

EditEmailSubject

Bewertet mit 5 von 5 Sternen

Now all those irritating changed (or absent!) subjects that screw up threads can be corrected! Très bien, merci!!!

Diese Bewertung wurde für eine vorherige Version des Add-ons (2.0.2) abgegeben. 

LightningButton

Invaluable! Bewertet mit 5 von 5 Sternen

Update + Reply March 26, 2012: Got it! Just goes to show how long I've been using Lightning without bothering to check on new button possibilities. Thanks for the tip! Welcome to the 5-Star Club!
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Nearly almost perfect.
The only thing missing for me is a button for appointment searching - a feature which is only available via menu (i.e. not defined as a shortcut).

Diese Bewertung wurde für eine vorherige Version des Add-ons (1.5.2) abgegeben. 

Interclue

InterClue vs. CoolPreviews Bewertet mit 3 von 5 Sternen

CoolPreviews is my preference. It offers a temporary bookmark stack and is easier to use and configure (because it has fewer features perhaps; InterClue's features aren't that useful for my purposes).
Both are good and both are MISSING A TEXT SEARCH FUNCTION WITHIN THE PREVIEW WINDOW!

WAT (WebApplicationTab)

Goodbye Thunder Browse! (...so I thought!) Bewertet mit 3 von 5 Sternen

UPDATE: (Originally 4 stars). Backward/forward navigation no longer works (TB 10.0.2 + WAT 1.3.3/4) with keyboard shortcuts (=> minus one star), but it used to! (See https://github.com/teramako/wat/issues/4). To file or comment on a bug you need to have an account at the obscure github or send an email to the developer (=> almost minus another star)
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GREAT for opening a hyperlink in a TB Tab without that notorious monster, Thunder Browse! Simple sleek, fast and (so far) very compatible! Icons for forward/backward navigation would be additionally useful, but at least the typical keyboard shortcuts work for this purpose.

Slim Add-on Manager

<-- More Scrolling --> Bewertet mit 3 von 5 Sternen

This turned out to not be as useful as I had hoped. True you see more add-ons vertically, but this comes at the expense of having to scroll horizontally to activate, deactivate or remove some add-ons depending on how long their titles are and on the available screen real-estate (@ 1024 horiz. resolution this becomes arduous).
I had hoped this function would reduce the (by default) ENORMOUS amount of blank space (to the left of the add-on list) and HUGE lettering Mozilla introduced into the add-on manager for TB and FF.
SAM is useful when size reducing [CTRL-] the add-on manager, but this setting is unfortunately not saved in TB/FF. SAM could improve on this by saving the last zoom setting or by carving away the gaping chasm between the add-on categories on the left and the add-on list on the right.

Diese Bewertung wurde für eine vorherige Version des Add-ons (9.1-signed) abgegeben. 

Follow Reply

Very nice, but currently interfering with "external content warning" bar Bewertet mit 3 von 5 Sternen

Aug 30, 2014
With Thunderbird 31.0 FollowReply prevents the appearance of TB's native "external content warning" bar which appears below the the header of HTML-formatted messages containing embedded content (e.g., images). The warning bar is used to allow the activation of external content from known and presumed safe sources. Turning this addon off brings the warning bar back.
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May 05, 2012
This nice addon does not not work from grouped folders. For example, clicking on the reply arrow doesn't initiate a search and results in the error (shown below), but if you change to the Inbox of the account, it works!
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March 24, 2012
This sometimes does not work. FR generated this error output on an IMAP message in the Group Inbox:
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Fehler: uncaught exception: [Exception... "Component returned failure code: 0x80004003 (NS_ERROR_INVALID_POINTER) [nsIMsgDatabase.GetMsgHdrForKey]" nsresult: "0x80004003 (NS_ERROR_INVALID_POINTER)" location: "JS frame :: chrome://followreply/content/followreply.js :: &amp;lt;TOP_LEVEL&amp;gt; :: line 27" data: no]
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The reply is in the IMAP Sent folder and is found when FR is started from the account Inbox. FR works on most other messages when started in Grouped folders.
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January 23, 2012
Very nice, indeed, even if exceedingly slow on IMAP accounts having a lot of folders. The performance could be improved by being able to specify which folders should be searched for replies and a possibility to cancel a lonnnngggg search.
It would be great to see this developed further!

Multirow Bookmarks Toolbar Plus

Bewertet mit 5 von 5 Sternen

Been using this simple and straightforward add-on (or rather it's progenitor, Multirow Bookmarks Toolbar, since FF3.x (currently using 5.0) without any trace of sponsored links ever!

Diese Bewertung wurde für eine vorherige Version des Add-ons (1.0.1-signed) abgegeben. 

Extension List Dumper

Taking a dump was never better ;-) Bewertet mit 5 von 5 Sternen

This is a well-thought-out extension and helped me make an add-on collection much easier than Mozilla does! The export list is extremely thorough, covering info such as add-on version, description, and compatibility as well as application (browser/mail) info and date of installation. You can select whether all, active, inactive or incompatible extensions should be listed in text, html, csv (semi-colon or comma delimited) or BBCode format. The list can be saved, printed directly or simply copied to the clipboard! Excellent and simple!

Diese Bewertung wurde für eine vorherige Version des Add-ons (1.15.1.1-signed.1-signed) abgegeben. 

Clipple

Limited usefulness Bewertet mit 2 von 5 Sternen

The idea is good and the tool is easy to use, but how often does one want to paste copied text into Firefox?!! Without a saving feature or mini-editor for the Clipple clipboard, it is exhausting to paste text segments copied from Firefox into, for example, an email or a document. (In fact, it's easier without Clipple!).

Diese Bewertung wurde für eine vorherige Version des Add-ons (0.1.0.1-signed) abgegeben. 

Deselect on Delete

Bewertet mit 4 von 5 Sternen

I hadn't used the TB tabs for messages because deleting a tabbed message wouldn't close the tab. For this reason I couldn't use many of the tabbing features on the QuickFolders add-on. With Deselect-On-Delete installed, simply pressing DEL on a tabbed message not only deletes the message but closes the tab as well.

Simple, effective and... almost perfect. I use Lightning (calendar) in a tab as well. It would be nice to return to the previously accessed tab or first tab (Inbox) when the tab closes on delete instead of the last open tab.

Diese Bewertung wurde für eine vorherige Version des Add-ons (1.0b2) abgegeben.