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One of the best parts of Mozilla Firefox are the add-ons. I'm quite fond of a few. What are yours?

My favorites:

-Video DownloadHelper - allows downloading videos from Youtube and other video sites. Doesn't seem to work on Yahoo's music site, sadly.

-Adblock Plus, Adblock Filter Uploader, and Adblock Plus Element Hiding Helper - the perfect trifecta to keep (most) ads blocked.

-DownThemAll!Allows to download a group of links off a single page. It's useful for images and stuff like that.

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Oh boy, lets see here...

Foxkeh Theme - I really like the little animated fox tail

Read It Later - For that page you don't like enough to bookmark, but don't have time to read now.

StumbleUpon - which is really cool, and like putting the internet on shuffle. This add on wastes a lot of my time.

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I can't live without Adblock, and I don't really like life without Corliss Preview, which gives you a glimpse of what a link contains before clicking on it.
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GMail Manager provides easy access to my accounts (I have 3 for some reason)

Image Zoom lets me zoom in and out of particular images using the right-click menu

Foxmarks Bookmark Synchronizer does what it sounds like and automatically keeps my bookmarks the same on both my home and work computers.

Tab Mix Plus adds a lot of options to the tabbed browser function in Firefox. I could probably live without this, but it adds a lot of shortcuts and features that I'm very used to by now.

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My favorite add-on is Forecastfox (, but as I was looking for the URL, I came across Forecastbar Enhanced (, which looked nice and I may have to try.

Also, I'll second the love for foxmarks ( and I've been trying out Tab Mix Plus ( I like the increased control over how my tabs work, but it hasn't become a necessity yet.

Finally, I use the Pitch Dark ( theme for Firefox. The darker colors are easier on the eyes.

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The Download Statusbar

All the downloads are managed on the statusbar and you can set options for time remaining and percent done, among others. I like it better than the standard download manager.


For accessing my webspace. It's better than most free FTP programs I've used in the past.

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DAMN YOU! Damn you for posting the Stumble Upon addon

I've never wasted so much time in my life. I love it!


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I use one called the 1 Click Youtube Downloader - it saves those FLVs as MP4 video files so I can watch them on my PSP when I'm out and about. It's great for a laugh on the way to work.

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