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Selected Search 0.4.150520.1-signed
by Kamil Sartys
Select some text, then select the search engine. Powerd by just two small mouse movements and two clicks, this add-on will take your search experience to a whole new level of laziness.
About this Add-on
Clicking on one of the search engines will perform a search in the current or a new tab, depending on your settings.
You can select the search engines to be shown in the add-on options.
As a small by-product there is the possibility to let Selected Search automatically copy the selected text to the clipboard (much like "autocopy" (http://addons.mozilla.org/firefox/addon/383) does, i guess)
The latest versions also support Tree Style Tab (https://addons.mozilla.org/firefox/addon/tree-style-tab/), where new background tabs will be created as child tabs.
This add-on is based on the "Context Search" extension (https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/240) and it works in a similar manner, only that it saves you two clicks and a move with the mouse ...
- discontinous selections (using ctrl) don't seem to work
- borderless popup
- fixed loading in current tab (broken since ff38)
This add-on is not compatible with your version of Firefox because of the following: