Tag: Firefox

Remove MyWebSearch from my default search in Firefox

Somehow my wife got MyWebSearch loaded on my Windows 7 computer, which cleaned off fine, except for Firefox web searching! Every time I used the Awesome Bar to search, MyWebSearch showed the results. Easy fix…  go to “about:config” in Firefox

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Installing the Minefield package – Firefox 4 beta on Ubuntu 10.04 Lucid

I keep forgetting what to do to add the Firefox 4 beta to my Ubuntu Linux 10.04 Lucid systems. It’s quick and easy, just copy the lines below (one at a time) into Terminal and add the PPA sources to

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Google Chrome slow and laggy

Well, if you’re like me, you probably love Google Chrome browser.  And although the latest version of Firefox (3.6) is much improved in speed, it launches fast and browses quick, I still like Chrome better now that I am used

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