background preloader

Problematic extensions

Problematic extensions
From MozillaZine Knowledge Base This article lists some extensions that are known to cause problems. There are hundreds of extensions, and most problems are not listed here. If you do not find the problem listed below, follow the steps outlined in the Standard diagnostic - Firefox article. Extensions are not written by Mozilla and they are not tested with the browser or in combination with each other. Updating extensions can solve many problems. Most extensions can be disabled or uninstalled in Firefox using the Add-ons manager ("Tools -> Add-ons -> Extensions") although a few extensions may present removal problems.

5000+ Resources to Do Just About Anything Online Since May 2007, we've been bringing you resources and tools to be more productive on the web. Due to popular demand, we've brought all these lists together into one gigantic meta-list: 5000+ Resources to Do Just About Anything Online. Enjoy! 6 Key Ways to Measure Your Blog’s Success - Six essential tools for measuring how your blog is performing. 30+ AJAX-Powered WordPress Plugins - AJAX provides a way to have pages auto-update to reflect new data without page reloads. 50+ Ways to Track Website Traffic - It's difficult to grow your blog or website without having some data on how people are finding you and using your site. 120+ Resources for Bloggers - From design to hosting, there's something here for every level of blogging experience. 40+ Firefox Add-ons for High Speed Blogging - Let your browser help you speed up your time working on your blog. 40+ Free Blog Hosts - Sometimes you want a blog, but not the hassle of maintenance; these pre-built, free blog hosts are the answer for you.

Access Any Website Or Forum Without Registering Visit any forum or website to find something useful and they will ask you to register. Every time a forum asks me to register, I simply close the site. You would probably do the same. Before I begin, you should know how things work. First grab the add-on for Firefox called ‘user agent’ here and install it. Select User Agent from the left sidebar and click Add. and in user agent field type: Googlebot/2.1 (+ as shown in the screenshot below. Select Google Bot as your User Script by going to Tools > User Agent Switcher. Now browse any website or forum without registering. Advertisement

25 Facebook Tips and Tricks you should be aware of 1. Hide Your Online Status From Selected Friends: So you want to use Facebook chat but don’t want some people to see your online status? Simply open up the Facebook Chat and click on Friends List. Start creating a new list called BlockList. Once the list is created, add those friends to the list that you want to appear offline to. 2. If you are like me, you often get annoyed by the dozens of silly applications that people have added to their profile. 3. Want to display your Facebook status updates on your WordPress blog? 4. No need to go to if all you want to do is use Facebook chat. 5. If you are a firefox addict you don’t need to use any other software to update your Facebook status. 6. Easily create a photo collage from profile pictures of all your Facebook friends using a simple Facebook app called Photo Collage. 7. A great tutorial by Tim Watson walks you through the process of hiding specific actions from your status updates. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14. 15. 16. 17. 18.

RockMelt - Your Browser. Re-imagined. Connect for an invitation. Windows startup programs. What are they? Are they required? How can I disable them? Last database update :- 28th March, 2014 38961 items listed Concerned about why your Windows 7/Vista/XP PC takes so long to boot when you switch it on? One of the main reasons is due to the number of programs that run at system startup - and this is the place for you to identify and disable them. Background to the problem Techniques that can be used to identify and disable start-up programs from running A comprehensive list of programs that are loaded at start-up A request for additional programs or updated information DISCLAIMER: It is assumed that users are familiar with the operating system they are using and comfortable with making the suggested changes. If you are a regular visitor, click here to go straight to the PROGRAMS E-mails received with an attachment from a address are not from this site - unless advised otherwise. Virtually all applications you install using the default installation these days decide that they should start-up when Windows starts. Autoruns

Error Goblin 10 Handy Numbers to Save in Your Mobile Phone Email “Always be prepared!” That’s the Boy Scout motto. Here are 10 phone numbers we could not care less about until the moment we need them, at which point they save us time, money and general peace of mind. Do yourself a favor and take 10 minutes to program each of these handy numbers into your mobile phone. I promise you, the convenience you will gain from it someday is priceless. 1. Visa: 1-800-VISA-911 (1-800-847-2911)MasterCard: 1-800-MC-ASSIST (800-622-7747)American Express: 1-800-992-3404Discover: 1-800-DISCOVER (1-800-347-2683)Diners Club: 1-800-2DINERS (1-800-234-6377) 2. Geico: 1-800-861-8380Allstate: 1-800-ALLSTATE (1-800-255-7828)Nationwide: 1-800-421-3535Progressive: 1-800-PROGRESSIVE (1-800-776-4737)Liberty Mutual: 1-800-2CLAIMS (1-800-225-2467)State Farm: Depends where you live (find your agent’s number).AIG Direct: 1-888-244-6163Travelers: 1-800-CLAIM33 (1-800-252-4633) 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. Bonus: How many minutes do I have left before I’m broke?

TIPS Useful Info EMAIL: (replace the 1st dot with "@") NEWSFEED: Subscribe to news of fresh posts and site updates. (RSS 2.0 compatible newsreader required.) Disclaimer Some links on this website lead to information provided by external services not under my control, therefore I am not responsible for the content or accuracy of the linked information. All code examples are not guaranteed 100% free from bugs and/or mistakes. This website is © Christopher Hester, except where separate authors are named. Follow Me