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tool:software:firefox [2019/03/09 22:34]
rjt [Address Bar] Link to location-bar-character add-on
tool:software:firefox [2019/05/06 01:03]
rjt Info on disabling auto updates
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 ====== Firefox ====== ====== Firefox ======
 +
 +===== Config =====
 +==== Updates ====
 +To disable automatic updates you now have to do it though ''​about:​config''​ :/
 +
 +  - Enter ''​about:​config''​ into the address bar,
 +  - Search for '​update'​
 +  - Find ''​app.update.auto''​
 +  - Double-click on that link to change ''​true''​ to ''​false''​.
  
 ===== Tips'​n'​Tricks ===== ===== Tips'​n'​Tricks =====
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 They'​re easy to forget, but there'​s a little add-on you can use to remind yourself: [[ffaddon>​location-bar-characters]]. They'​re easy to forget, but there'​s a little add-on you can use to remind yourself: [[ffaddon>​location-bar-characters]].
 +
 +==== Reader View ====
 +
 +Reader View is a nice clean way to read stuff online. Makes a lot of news and writing sites actually tolerable. Strips out everything but the text and images. Especially great on mobile, as it will turn pages that aren't designed for a small screen into something comfortable to read in that format.
 +
 +Some add-ons for enhancing reader view (that I'm yet to test 8-)):
 +
 +  * [[ffaddon>​reader-view|Open in Reader View]] - right-click menu option.
 +  * [[ffaddon>​automatic-reader-view|Automatic Reader View]] - Always open particular sites in reader view.
 +  * [[ffaddon>​auto-reader-view|Auto Reader View]] - ``
 +
 ==== RSS ==== ==== RSS ====
 To add a custom [[form:​www:​RSS]] feed reader, so that when you click o nthe '​subscribe'​ button you can subscribe with your choice of reader, you: To add a custom [[form:​www:​RSS]] feed reader, so that when you click o nthe '​subscribe'​ button you can subscribe with your choice of reader, you:
tool/software/firefox.txt · Last modified: 2019/07/13 05:25 by rjt