Archive for the ‘Annoyances’ Category

In order to properly access Microsoft Live Hotmail using Firefox 2 there are some extensions that can be installed and configured. User Agent Switcher by Chris Pederick. Get it from Firefox Add-ons. Microsoft blocks Firefox 2, but allows Firefox 1.5, so it should be configured with the following user agent: Description: Firefox (Windows XP) […]

So you can try and pronounce a word over @ & get this page: Then just surf on over to Merriam-Webster Online & do it for free. God bless.

Everyone must stop telling lies. The world will be a better place, trust me on this. There are how many naive web users, a few hundred million?.. They must be doing good business. Ok so… This is how it goes..:) Use the User Agent Switcher Firefox extension: Configure: INTERNET EXPLORER + ALEXA TOOLBAR (compatible; […]

Without finding the actual bug page, url (if even reported); here’s how to restore Firefox 1.5 proper behavior to force web page links (target=”_blank”) that open in a new window to open in a tab and open external links in a new window. Set Firefox – Options, Tabs: “New pages should be opened in: a […]

Type about:config in the Firefox address bar, then Filter: & doubleclick to set it to false. Firefox 2.0 right-click option (Show Suggestions): n008 link: Firefox Tips & Tricks.

Searchbar engine button (container) can be hidden in Firefox 2 (RC 3 & Final). Create userChrome.css in your Firefox Profile folder; in your %APPDATA%\Mozilla\Firefox\Profiles\myprofile.default\chrome folder: /* * This file can be used to customize the look of Mozilla’s user interface * You should consider using !important on rules which you want to * override default […]

Want .psd preview in Windows XP? Place the dll in %SystemDrive%\Program Files\Common Files\Adobe\Shell (Create Folder) and run the reg-file. (psicon.dll for Photoshop CS)