Firefox Notes

Hints for Firefox (and Iceweasel). Mostly outdated and obsolete.

Add-ons

Must-have add-ons

Nice-to-have add-ons

Still testing / not yet tested

UI

Keyword search

Configure application to open mailto: links with

Go to about:config and add/change network.protocol-handler.app.mailto to whatever you like. kmailservice would use kmail to open a compose new mail window.

EmulateWheel

Mit EmulateWheel (z.B. auf dem thinkpad) ist folgendes noch zu deaktivieren:

Allow file:// Links

From http://www.techlifeweb.com/firefox/2006/07/how-to-open-file-links-in-firefox-15.html:

Add to user.js:

user_pref("capability.policy.policynames", "localfilelinks");
user_pref("capability.policy.localfilelinks.sites", "https://wiki.company.com https://intranet.company.com");
user_pref("capability.policy.localfilelinks.checkloaduri.enabled", "allAccess");