Web Browsers Archives - Ian Carnaghan

An error has occured – Network FAILED – When installing Extension in Chrome

In order to resolve this problem you have to uninstall Chrome and re-install Google Chrome. NOTE: Please backup all your...

Apr 6 · 6 sec read >

How to re-open a tab you just closed, using Firefox

What happens if you accidentally closed a Tab in Firefox and the information on that page was important? Press CTRL+SHIFT+T together...

Apr 6 · 9 sec read >

Rendering your web pages in Internet Explorer using the Firefox Extension IE NetRenderer

STEP 1 Visit https://addons.mozilla.org to download the IE NetRenderer Firefox Extension. STEP 2 In the search box search for IE NetRenderer and click on the green...

Apr 6 · 31 sec read >

How to view all usernames and passwords that Firefox has stored

NOTE: This has been tested in Firefox 3.0.13 on Ubuntu 9.04  Open Firefox Click on Edit->Preferences (In Windows the Preferences option usually is located under...

Apr 6 · 11 sec read >

How to clear your cache, cookies and browsing history in Firefox

NOTE: Tested with Firefox 3.0.13 on Ubuntu 9.04 (Should work on all Firefox versions) Open Firefox Click on Tools->Clear Private Data Now tick the following...

Apr 6 · 11 sec read >

How to change the download location where Firefox downloads files

NOTE: This has been tested on Firefox 3.0.13 running Ubuntu 9.04 Open Firefox In Windows click on “Tools->Options“ In Linux (Ubuntu) click on “Edit->Preferences“ Now a Window will open similar...

Apr 6 · 13 sec read >

How to disable favicons in Firefox

Favicons are those little icons that usually are located next to the address bar on the right hand side of...

Apr 6 · 21 sec read >

How to password protect Firefox

NOTE: Tested and Tried with Firefox 3.0.14 on Ubuntu 9.04   Answer: Open Firefox Click on Edit->Preferences (In Windows this will be under Tools) Click...

Apr 6 · 17 sec read >

How to prevent Firefox from loading/displaying images from a website

Open Firefox Click on Edit->Preferences (In windows Tools->Preferences) Click on the Content Tab Uncheck the ‘Load images automatically‘ checkbox Click on Close Now everytime...

Apr 6 · 7 sec read >