Friday, November 27, 2009

With these Firefox Extensions you won't need to install any software

Withe these Firefox excellent addons or extensions you won't need to install any other software to do the tasks.

FireTorrent is Firefox extension lets you download BitTorrent files with a single click.

FireDownload supercharges your web downloads! By using state of the art acceleration technology, this extension will speed up your downloads up to 10 times.

FireFTP is a free, secure, cross-platform FTP client for Mozilla Firefox which provides easy and intuitive access to FTP servers.

Capture Fox is a tool to capture your screen and record your voice to make screencasts (tutorials, e-lessons, etc.). You can use this tool to capture Firefox window or the whole screen and make screencast videos. You can compose tutorials, e-lessons or videos. You can also record your voice.

FireShot creates screenshots of web pages (entirely or just visible part). Unlike other extensions, this plugin provides a set of editing and annotation tools, which let users quickly modify web captures and insert text annotations and graphical annotations. Such functionality will be especially useful for web designers, testers and content reviewers. ScreenGrab is another Extesion you can capture any java and flash embedded pages. The captures can be:
  • Uploaded to FREE public screenshot hosting
  • Saved to disk (PNG, GIF, JPEG, BMP)
  • Printed
  • Copied to clipboard
  • E-mailed
  • Sent to configurable external editor for further processing. 
FireFox Universal Uploader extension allows to upload/download files from your favorite websites using a simple interface. Below is the list of all websites supported by Fireuploader :
  • Rapidshare.com (NEW)
  • Photobucket (NEW)
  • Mosso
  • Box.net
  • Flickr
  • Picasa
  • Youtube
  • Facebook
  • Webshots
  • Omnidrive
  • Smugmug
  • SmeStorage
  • Google Docs
  • Snaphappi
  • Adobe Share
  • Slideshare 
ScribeFire is a full-featured blog editor that integrates with your browser and lets you easily post to your blog. You can drag and drop formatted text from pages you are browsing, take notes, upload images, and post to multiple blogs.

Firemath  is an equation editor based on MathML, the mathematical markup language.Generate mathematical, physical and engineering formulas quickly and easily. FireMath requires mathematical fonts to be installed. See http://www.mozilla.org/projects/mathml/fonts/ for details.


ScrapBook is a Firefox extension, which helps you to save Web pages and easily manage collections. Key features are lightness, speed, accuracy and multi-language support. Major features are:
  • Save Web page
  • Save snippet of Web page
  • Save Web site
  • Organize the collection in the same way as Bookmarks
  • Full text search and quick filtering search of the collection
  • Editing of the collected Web page
  • Text/HTML edit feature resembling Opera's Notes 
Pencil is a free and opensource tool for making diagrams and GUI prototyping that everyone can use.
Top features:
  • Built-in stencils for diagraming and prototyping
  • Multi-page document with background page
  • On-screen text editing with rich-text supports
  • PNG rasterizing
  • Undo/redo supports
  • Installing user-defined stencils
  • Standard drawing operations: aligning, z-ordering, scaling, rotating...
  • Cross-platforms
  • Adding external objects