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04-10-2009, 05:16 PM
I have just updated my firefox portable to the latest available and like it very much.

Are there any must have addons for Firefox portable?

And where can I find some different themes?

04-10-2009, 05:39 PM
Stylish so this forum looks the same on whatever comp I am using, same for addblock. I just use the same addons as I do on my main computer

04-10-2009, 06:02 PM
Image Zoom and Xmarks are two useful ones
+1 for stylish (with Erayed's excellent script)

04-10-2009, 07:05 PM
Is there a good themes website for Firefox Portable

04-10-2009, 07:53 PM
Don't use 'em myself but here is the result of searching the add ons
under tools.


05-10-2009, 05:37 AM
Portable is exactly the same as normal FF so anything that runs on the standard version runs on the portable version

05-10-2009, 06:38 AM
Noscripts is a great defence against intruders.It must be tuned a bit for places
like yr bank etc.

05-10-2009, 08:36 AM
Thanks for the help with the themes KarameaDave

05-10-2009, 11:57 AM
Keep these issues in mind.


05-10-2009, 12:42 PM
Yeah I've just read that. Will have to keep them in mind

06-10-2009, 04:09 PM
Perhaps one or two of these will be of use to you Jimm:

Generated: Tue Oct 06 2009 17:04:17 GMT+1300 (New Zealand Daylight Time)
User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv: Gecko/20090824 Firefox/3.5.3
Build ID: 20090824101458

Enabled Extensions: [116]

* Aardvark 2.97 - Utility for cleaning up a page prior to printing, and for analyzing a page.
* abcTajpu 1.6.5 - a` b\ c^ ---> à β ĉ (http://traduku.net/abctajpu)
* About This Site Bookmarks 1.5 - Page-specific bookmarking tool with support for URL, domain, title, and selected text variables.
* Adblock Plus 1.1.1 - Ads were yesterday!
* Adblock Plus: Element Hiding Helper 1.0.6 - Helps you create element hiding rules for Adblock Plus to fight the text ads.
* Advanced Dork: - Advanced Dork: gives quick access to Google's Advanced Operators directly from the context menu.
* Allow Right-Click 0.4 - Defeats web sites' right-click prevention scripts.
* Always Remember Password 0.6 - Makes the browser ignore web site requests to not remember passwords.
* Auto Copy 1.0 - Copies selected text to the clipboard automatically. Like Linux or mIrc.
* Better Gmail 2 0.8.1 - Enhances Gmail with a compilation of useful features written by Greasemonkey user script developers. All scripts copyright their original authors. Click on the script homepage in the Help tab for more information.
* Bookmarks Scrollbar 1.0.5 - Adds a scrollbar to the bookmarks menu
* BugMeNot 2.2 - Bypass compulsory web registration with the context menu via www.bugmenot.com.
* Cache Status 0.7.9 - Easy cache status & management from status
* Cacheout! 1.10 - Load up webpages using Google's caching service and CoralCDN.org.
* Cite Bite 0.0.4 - Link to specific quotes on the Web using citebite.com.
* CLEO 4.2 - Create multi-addon install package (Cleopack)
* Close n forget 0.8.2 - Close current tab and forget about the visit : suppress the related cookies and, if configured, the whole domain from the history.
* Codetch 0.4.3 - A file editing application.
* ColorfulTabs 3.9.4 - Colorful Tabs colors every tab in a different color and makes them easy to distinguish while beautifying the overall appeal of the interface.
* CoLT 2.4.5 - Makes it easy to copy link text and locations.
* Configuration Mania 1.10.2009073101 - More Advanced (hidden) configures
* CookieCuller 1.3.1 - Extended Cookie Manager--protect/unprotect selected cookies
* Copy as HTML Link 2.0 - Creates an HTML link to the current page using the selected text and copies it
* Copy Links 0.1.6 - Copy multiple URLs in anchors to clipboard.
* Copy Plain Text 0.3.3 - Copies text without formatting
* CTC 1.0 - Adds "Close Tab" to the context menu
* CustomizeGoogle 0.76 - Enhance Google search results and remove ads and spam.
* CyberSearch 1.0.7 - Adds advanced Google Search capabilities to the Firefox 3 address bar.
* del.icio.us Complete 1.3 - del.icio.us is a social bookmarks manager. It allows you to easily add sites you like to your personal collection of links, to categorize those sites with keywords, and to share your collection not only between your own browsers and machines, but also with others.
* Delete Bookmark Icons 0.3.6 - Delete the icons of your bookmarks.
* Delete or Load Selection - Add items to the context menu to delete or load as URL the selected text
* DictionarySearch 3.5.4 - Looks up selected word in an online dictionary
* Download Embedded 0.5 - Downloads all embedded objects on a webpage.
* Duplicate Tab 1.0.2 - Allows you to duplicate a tab, or to merge the windows.
* ErrorZilla Plus 0.7 - Show a more useful error page when the network address cannot be reached.
* Extended Statusbar 1.5.4 - A Statusbar with speed, percentage, time and loaded size (similar to Opera's one).
* Fasterfox 3.0.4 - Performance and network tweaks for Firefox.
* Favicon Picker 3 0.5 - Replace bookmark icons from the bookmark properties dialog.
* FaviconizeTab - The width of the specified tab becomes small up to the size of favicon.
* FEBE 6.2 - Backup your Firefox data
* FfChrome 1.7 - Firefox Chrome
* Firebug 1.4.3 - Web Development Evolved.
* Flashblock - Replaces Flash objects with a button you can click to view them.
* FlashGot - Enables single and massive ("all" and "selection") downloads using the most popular external download managers for Windows, Mac OS X, Linux and FreeBSD (dozens currently supported, see Extension's Home Page for details). FlashGot offers also a Build Gallery functionality which helps to synthetize full media galleries in one page from serial contents originally scattered on several pages, for easy and fast "download all".
* FoxTab 1.2.1 - Quickly locate and switch between tabs in 3D.
* FxIF 0.3 - View EXIF data in image properties
* GButts 1.6.3 - Display all of your Google Services as buttons just next to your "Home" button or anywhere you like it!
* Gcache 0.2.4 - Displays a google cached version of the webpage.
* Gmail Manager - Gmail accounts management and new mail notifications.
* Gmail Space 0.5.99 - Use your Gmail account space for file storage. Enables uploading/downloading of folders.
* Googlepedia 0.6.1 - Shows you a relevant wikipedia article along with your search results.
* Grab and Drag - Enables Adobe Acrobat-style grab and drag scrolling in Mozilla applications.
* gTranslate 0.5.1 - Translates the selected text via Google Translate.
* IE View Lite 1.3.5 - Cut down version of IE View by Paul Roub.
* Java Quick Starter 1.0
* Leet Key 1.4.3 - Transforms typed or static text to L337, ROT13, BASE64, HEX, URL, BIN, Morse Code, DVORAK, Upper Case, Lower Case, DES.
* Link Pad 1.6.3 - Sidebar to save interesting links for later without cluttering your bookmarks.
* Linkification 1.3.6 - Converts text links into genuine, clickable links.
* Locationbar² 1.0.3 - Formats and linkifies addresses in your Location bar.
* Make Link 9.08 - Make HTML or ForumCode links via the context menu
* MinimizeToTray - Minimizes Mozilla windows into the system tray
* Morning Coffee 1.33 - Keeps track of daily routine websites and opens them in tabs.
* Mozilla XForms 0.8.6ff3 - XForms support for Mozilla Firefox 3
* MR Tech Toolkit - MR Tech Toolkit power tools for all users. (en-US)
* Next Tab 0.2.3 - Tabbed browsing made easy
* Nightly Tester Tools 2.0.2 - Useful tools for the nightly tester.
* NoScript - Extra protection for your Firefox: NoScript allows JavaScript, Java (and other plugins) only for trusted domains of your choice (e.g. your home-banking web site). This whitelist based pre-emptive blocking approach prevents exploitation of security vulnerabilities (known and even unknown!) with no loss of functionality… Experts will agree: Firefox is really safer with NoScript :-)
* Nuke Anything Enhanced 1.0.2 - Allow hiding of almost anything via context menu
* Open link in... 1.7.1 - Adds more tab/window opening options to the context menu for links and images.
* OPIE 1.2.3 - Import/Export extension preferences
* Password Exporter 1.2 - Export and import your saved passwords.
* Password Finder 1.1 - Adds a find function to password manager
* Paste and Go 2 0.8 - Paste Text and Load/Search It Immediately
* Paste Email (original) 3.2.2 - Paste email addresses and more into text fields.
* PDF Download - Allows you to choose what to do with a PDF file: download it, view it with an external viewer or view it as HTML.
* Personal Menu 4.2.0 - Create your own menu and save more space.
* Popup Blocker Settings - Manage popup blocker settings
* Read it Later 0.9947 - Save pages to read later, then bookmark.
* RefControl 0.8.12 - Control what gets sent as the HTTP Referer on a per-site basis.
* Resizeable Textarea 0.1d - Resize textareas to your needs.
* SafeCache 0.9 - Defends against cache-based web privacy attacks.
* SafeHistory 0.8 - Defends against visited-link-based web privacy attacks.
* Sage 1.4.3 - A lightweight RSS and Atom feed reader.
* SaveWithUrl - Save also the original url with the page
* ScrapBook 1.3.5 - Helps you to save Web pages and organize the collection.
* ScrapBook BackupHelper - Backup ScrapBook data with compression program.
* Screengrab 0.96.2 - Saves a web-page as an image.
* ScribeFire 3.4.5 - A full-featured blog editor that integrates with your browser and lets you easily post to your blog.
* Searchbar Autosizer 1.4.2 - Expand the searchbox as you type
* SearchLoad Options 0.5.7 - Tweak the searchbar's functionality.
* Secure Login 0.9.3 - A login extension similar to Opera's Wand login
* Session Manager - Saves and restores the state of all windows.
* Show Image 0.4.2 - Adds context menu entry to reload images that failed to show on page.
* SlimSearch 0.2.1 - Select text in browser, right-click to search it on the Web
* SmarterFox 2.1.4 - View "related articles" box on Wikipedia, search selected text from popup bubble and context menu, search from the Awesomebar, easily switch search engines for a search, and visit bookmarks with keyboard shortcuts!
* Speed Dial 0.9.1 - Direct access to your most visited websites
* Stylish 1.0.6 - Restyle the web with Stylish, a user styles manager.
* Super DragAndGo 0.2.6 - Drag a link or anything like a uri (e.g. "abc.com" ), and throw it to anywhere blank on the webpage to open the it in a new tab.
* Tab Clicking Options 0.6.9 - Assign tab related actions to clicking events on a tab or the tabbar
* Tab History 1.0.6 - Links opened in a new tab retain their history.
* Tab URL Copier 1.1.9 - Copies the URLs of all open tabs
* TinyUrl Creator 1.0.5 - Convenient tool to create small url redirects from longer ones.
* Toolbar Control 2.5 - Increases Toolbar Configurability
* Toolbar Extras 2.5.4 - Buttons For The JS/Error, Options, Bookmarks, Clear Private Data Windows. Buttons For View Page Source, Add Bookmark, Save As, Page Info, Clear Cache, Print Preview and Full Screen. "Manage Folders", removed in FF 1.5, has been restored. But Wait! Also... A Clear Urlbar button, Favicon Picker and Toolbar Config.
* Tunebite Firefox Surf and Catch Plugin 1.3.6900.0 - Surf & Catch support for Mozilla Firefox
* Ubiquity 0.5.4 - An extension that allows for the use of dynamic commands in Firefox.
* UI Tweaker (Formerly Toolbar Cleanup) 1.7.0 - This extension allows you to tweak various aspects of the browser's UI.
* Update Notifier - Notifies you when updates are available for your extensions and themes.
* URL Fixer 1.5 - Fixes common misspellings in URLs entered in the address bar.
* UrlbarExt 1.6 - Extends the Location Bar with set of commands to (Make Tiny URL,Copy URL,Search site,Go up,Tag pages easily ,Navigate through sequential URL's,Unblock filtered websites and Surf anonymously using online phproxy servers)
* VideoDownloader 1.1.1 - Download videos from Youtube, Google, Metacafe, iFilm, Dailymotion... and other 60+ video sites ! And all embedded objects on a webpage (movies, mp3s, flash, quicktime, etc).
* Web Developer 1.1.8 - Adds a menu and a toolbar with various web developer tools.
* WebMail Ad Blocker 2.6.1 - Block ads on the right hand side of the screen when using Yahoo Mail, Hotmail and Gmail thereby expanding your message space.
* Who Is This Person? 1.1.1 - Search names in LinkedIn, Wikipedia, Wink, Facebook, Google, Yahoo, ZoomInfo, Technorati, IMDB and many more.
* Word Count 0.4 - Counts the number of words in selected text.
* X-Ray 0.9.1 - See the tags on a page without viewing the sourcecode.

Installed Themes: [3]

* Default
* LittleFox 1.8.51 - LittleFox, designed for optimal screen usage, leaving lots of room for browsing. Based on icons from art.gnome.org. Includes support for help, inspector, downloadmgr, forecastfox, downloadstatusbar, offline and many more. To uninstall first make this theme active, then 'uninstall' it.
* PitchDark 3.5.0 - Minimalistic, dark-colored theme.

Installed Plugins: (12)

* Foxit Reader Plugin for Mozilla
* Java Deployment Toolkit
* Java(TM) Platform SE 6 U16
* Mozilla Default Plug-in
* Photodex Presenter Plugin
* RealPlayer Version Plugin
* RealPlayer(tm) G2 LiveConnect-Enabled Plug-In (32-bit)
* Shockwave Flash
* Shockwave for Director
* Silverlight Plug-In
* Tunebite application detector
* Windows Media Player Plug-in Dynamic Link Library