Tip of the Week: Jumpstart your old Firefox extensions

By on July 22, 2009, 2:39 AM
While 3.5 has brought a boost in speed, Firefox isnít the fastest Web browser around. It isnít the most secure browser either, nor is it the most used. Firefoxís entire appeal is based on the fact that you can build it as you care to. More than any other, Firefox is customizable. That being the case, itís a bummer when major revisions come along and ďbreakĒ all of the add-ons you depend on.


Broadly used add-ons are usually prepared well in advance, and tested with beta releases. Unfortunately, many arenít updated right away and others not at all. Because we refuse to let our extensions die, weíre going to take a look at a workaround which may also work for you.

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