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Firefox extension

Software that adds functionality to the Firefox Web browser. There are hundreds of Firefox extensions available, including toolbars, tab treatments, bookmark organizers and dictionaries.

Extensions, Themes and Plug-Ins
All falling into the "add-on" category, "extensions" add or modify the behavior of Firefox, whereas "themes" change its overall appearance and "plug-ins" add self-contained software systems such as Java, Adobe Reader and media players such as Flash and QuickTime. See browser plug-in, Persona and Firefox.
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* Firebug 1.8.3 (Firefox extension that enables users to edit, debug, and monitor CSS, HTML, and JavaScript live in web pages)
A visit to Zotero's homepage, www.zotero.org, shows a number of different rotating catch phrases that succinctly describe the free Firefox extension. The one we like best reads, "See it.
Because third-party developers will no longer be able to drop their code into the components directory, they must instead recreate their add-ons as XPI-based files, the standard Firefox extension format.
RECAP, employs a Firefox extension to put the duplicated documents on a mirror hosted by Internet Archive.
In the past, I have mentioned Update Scanner (http://updatescanner.mozdev.org/en/index.html), a Firefox extension that looks at any webpage (at any time interval needed), caches the data, and displays this cached version of the page, highlighting the new content.
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