how to delete cookies in mozilla firefox

Delete Cookies in Firefox

Cookies or Web Cookies have almost become an integral part of modern day web browsing. Cookies are small (usually and hopefully) pieces of data stored on your machine by websites as and when you visit them. It usually contains the kind of information that a website may find useful as you are browsing or when you return to the same website at a later…

how to change the user agent string in mozilla firefox

Firefox User Agent String

User Agent String is a string value associated with a web browser that specifies its browser type, version, Operating system (OS) version and other relevant information and you can change user agent string as needed on your browser. This information is send to the web server when the web browser makes a request for a page or content. This information…

how to install and update mozilla firefox in linux

Update Firefox Nightly

Installing Mozilla Firefox on your system is the first step towards using it as your everyday browser. Almost all of the major Linux distribution comes installed with a version of Firefox and every Linux distribution has its own different way of installing softwares, which means the method of installing and updating will vary. The package manager associated with your distro will…

how to set a single user CSS file for firefox, chrome and opera

Specifying a User CSS file in Opera browser

Most modern web browsers support custom or user stylesheets which can be used to modify the look and feel of a web page before it is rendered. Usually there are multiple ways to set up a custom stylesheet (or user css file) in web browsers. Some browsers use extensions or addons while other just uses a simple css text file. Sometime you can…

how to take a webpage screenshot in mozilla firefox

Screen Capture Addon for Mozilla Firefox

There are several software programs which allows you to take the screenshot of your desktop, but sometimes you need to capture the screenshot of a webpage. It is easy enough to do it if the whole section of the screenshot that you wish to capture can be displayed on the screen. If you want to take the screenshot of a…

google chrome set to get a new extension manager

Google Chrome have been revamping many of their settings and preferences pages. As Google Chromium is the browser on which the more stable chrome is based on, the latest and greatest (and worst!) usually lands on chromium first. The latest to make landfall is the new Extensions manager or settings page. Currently, it seems to maintain most of the previous…

how to use a custom or user stylesheet (css) in a web browser

Almost all modern browsers support a user customizable CSS (Cascading Style Sheet) that you can use to modify the look and feel of a website when it is displayed on your browser. You could change the fonts, the color and even the layouts of almost all websites using custom user stylesheets. I am sure there are atleast a couple annoying…