This is my I-can't-live-without collection of Firefox extensions for computer and Internet Power Users. It intentionally excludes extensions specific to software and web development.
Blocks annoying video ads on YouTube, Facebook ads, banners and much more.
Adblock Plus blocks all annoying ads, and supports websites by not blocking unobtrusive ads by default (configurable).
Collector's Note Reclaim your Internet bandwidth, and make web pages much cleaner with this handy add-on. Best when also used with Flashblock.
Never be annoyed by a Flash animation again! Blocks Flash so it won't get in your way, but if you want to see it, just click on...
Collector's Note This add-on blocks all flash video until you allow it. You can also configure it to allow flash video to play at a given domain. If you like to read web content fast or are working from a limited bandwidth connection, this is a must-have extension.
Tab Mix Plus enhances Firefox's tab browsing capabilities. It includes such features as duplicating tabs, controlling tab focus, tab clicking options, undo closed tabs and windows, plus much more. It also includes a full-featured session manager.
Collector's Note This add-on provides an insane number of options for managing Browser Tabs in Firefox. The developer really made everything configurable.
Protect your privacy. Stop companies and advertisers from tracking your browsing and sending you spam email.
Remove or manage a new and uncommon kind of cookies, better known as LSO's.The BetterPrivacy safeguard offers various ways to handle Flash-cookies set by Google, YouTube, Ebay and others...
Latest updates: See bottom link 'version history'!
Xmarks is the #1 bookmarking and open tab add-on. Keep your bookmarks, and open tabs backed up and synchronized across computers and browsers. Mobile phones with Premium access. Utilize LastPass to sync passwords!
Collector's Note If you work some several different computers and want to have the same Firefox Bookmarks and IE Favorites everywhere, then this add-on is essential. It also backs up your data out to a free Internet cloud account, which is accessible through a web browser interface. XMarks also adds a user review and rating feedback system to Google search page results.
IE Tab - an extension from Taiwan, features: Embedding Internet Explorer in tabs of Mozilla/Firefox...
Collector's Note One click and you can load any IE-only web page (hello update.microsoft.com) inside a new Firefox tab but using Internet Explorer as the user agent (browser engine).
The most beautiful yet the simplest add-on that makes a strong colorful appeal. Colors every tab in a different color and makes them easy to distinguish while beautifying the overall appearance of the interface. For Seamonkey & Flock. An essential. F...
Collector's Note If you often open several browser tabs, say when doing web research, then you will find this add-on indispensable.
AiOS lets you open various windows as sidebar panels, and quickly switch between them. So it put an end to the window chaos! In addition to bookmarks and history it opens dialogues such as downloads, add-ons and more in the sidebar.
Collector's Note In my opinion, this functionality should've been built into Firefox from the get-go.
Helps you to save Web pages and organize the collection.
Collector's Note Do you research a lot on the web? If so, then Scrapbook is must-have extension. It allows you to download whole web pages or even several web pages several links deep. This is great for off-line reading or for keeping a copy of an article, long after the source web site has taken it off-line. It also grabs all attached files a downloads.
FEBE (Firefox Environment Backup Extension) allows you to quickly and easily backup your Firefox extensions. In fact, it goes beyond just backing up -- It will actually rebuild your extensions individually into installable .xpi files.
Collector's Note Helps you backup/restore Firefox user profile (use with OPIE).
3D in your browser! FoxTab brings innovative 3D functionality to your Firefox.
New! Top Sites for FoxTab (aka Speed Dial).
Collector's Note I visit several web sites each several times each day. I save all of these sites in Fox Tab's Top Sites list, which displays a screen grab of each site. The Top Sites list itself is my browser homepage. So in two mouse clicks I can easily and visually select any of my frequently used web sites in less time.
Extends the function of the drag-and-drop mouse gesture so that it can be used to load URLs, do a web search of selected text on a page, or save an image on a page. The successor to Super DragAndGo.
Collector's Note Once you start using this, you just can't live without it. Just click any URI/URL hypertext link (or any URI/URL text in the current web page's content but not as an actual hypertext link) and click-drag it to the right of the browser window to open it in a new Firefox tab.
Easy cache status & management from status...
Collector's Note Adds handy Firefox cache information to status bar plus ability to quickly clear RAM and disk caches.
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