About this Collection
Collections of utilities and add-ons, which provide a more efficient use of Firefox features and functions.
23 Add-ons in this Collection
The easy way to download and convert Web videos from hundreds of YouTube-like sites.
Collector's Note The Video DownloadHelper add-on is a useful utility function, that allows you to deal more effectively with multi-media downloads from the internet when required.
Print Edit by DW-dev
Allows editing of web page content while in Print Preview mode, prior to printing or saving as HTML or PDF. Compacts the layout and removes unwanted content such as adverts, sidebars and blank pages. Any element can be formatted, hidden or deleted.
Collector's Note The Print Edit add-on is extremely useful when you would prefer to only print certain information contained on a web page. This add-on allows you to edit out web page elements that you don't want, before finally printing the web page.
FEBE by Chuck_Baker
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 It takes a while to tweak, adapt and customize the setting of your browser that work well for you. If for some reason you have to reinstall the browser application, you have to customize everything all over again... a painful task, since you cannot remember half the settings made. The FEBE add-on is a browser back-up utility, which allows you to backup all settings, tweaks, calibrations and options, which can be easily restored in case of an emergency.
Autofill Forms by Sebastian Tschan, Egor Zindy, others
Autofill Forms enables you to fill out web forms with one click.
Status bar widgets and progress indicators for Firefox 4+
Collector's Note Status-4-Evar is a nice add on feature for Firefox. It provides an indication of page loading progress, which is nice to have, but also serve as an indication at what stage certain script is blocking the optimal uploading speed of a web page.
Email Extractor by Rejah Rehim A A, Sreenath Sasikumar, others
Extracts all the emails in from the current browser tab and/or the entire browser tabs
Cache clearing made easy. One click.
Collector's Note When doing a lot of browsing and surfing on the Internet, the browser cache becomes cluttered, and either slows down browser performance or interfere with web page displays. The Empty Cache Button add-on place a "clear cache" button on the browser toolbar, when clicked, clears the browser cache to resore browser performance.
Everyday note-taking solution.
Collector's Note QuickFox Notes is an add-on which could be used for a variety of different note taking functions. However, in the AltanaESP Pty Ltd context, we specifically use QuickFox Notes to share surfing, searches, AltanaESP System and general browsing productivity tips and tricks. QuickFox Notes are combined with the Dropbox cloud synchronizing function for sharing and updating of productivity tips and tricks.
Manage form history entries (search, edit, cleanup, export/import) and easy text formfiller.
Auto-save text entered in any form while typing to allow fast recovery when disaster strikes.
Control for which webpage form history is saved or not.
Collector's Note It is a cumbersome task to continuously complete forms on the web filling in the same information over and over again. The Form History Control add-on is a useful tools to managed the content of different form fields. This provide one with an opportunity to manage and maintain form data that can be used to easily complete a website form when needed.
Tired of going to History -> Recently Closed Tabs just to undo a closed tab? Then this extension is for you!
This extension allows you to undo closed tabs via a toolbar button or the right-click context menu.
Collector's Note Closing a tab, just to realise a few seconds later that you still need the tab to be open. You could reopen the tab by using the browser history, but it normally is a complicated process. The Undo Closed Tabs Button, keep a record of recent closed tabs, allowing you to reopen an accidental closed tab without much fuss.
Replace the default "Print" button with the Mozilla Suite style "Print/Print Preview" toolbar button/menu...
Collector's Note The Print/Print Preview add-on enhance the standard printing function with various options and setting to extent printing and previewing functions of web pages.
The "NewScrollbars"-extension replaces default scrollbars of Firefox and Thunderbird with colorized ones (partly) known from "Noia themes".
Collector's Note NewScrollbars (aka NoiaScrollbars) is a nice to have utility. It sometimes happens that browser displays contain a number of different window boxes with its own scrollbar. In cases like these it could be frustrating to locate the related scrollbar. With the NewScrollbars (aka NoiaScrollbars) add-on, one could highlight and accentuate scrollbars, which makes it less irritating to locate.
View and manage downloads from a tidy statusbar - without the download window getting in the way of your web browsing.
Thanks Tekzilla for your awesome review! Click here to see their video: http://youtu.be/BUDqWrJ-Vao
Collector's Note The Download Statusbar add-on replace the standard download window. It has many useful features and options that can be set, to tweak the way in which downloads are handled. A useful aspect are the download data it provides, while a download is in progress.
Display all Google services as buttons or as a space-saving dropdown menu next to your address bar. Reach services like Gmail, Google reader, Google maps, Google calendar, and many more in a single click from your browser.
Collector's Note Google offer some excellent services e.g. Translating, Contact Management, Places and Maps, but to name just a view. When one wishes to use any of the Google services, it is often cumbersome to do so. With the Google Shortcuts - All Google Services at a glance add-on, one is able to set-up, customize and organize your favourite Google services in a nifty easy accessible Google drop down list.