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Re: [edlug] Cool mozilla features




Ed wrote:


Contains some useful docs about mozilla. In particular
the custom keyword feature is really cool
http://www.mozilla.org/docs/end-user/keywords.html


This feature was actually taken from Galeon (the Gecko based GNOME browser which brought us the cool tabs). It brought up a pop-up box so by clicking on a bookmark you got the pop-up rather than having to go to the status bar a type...

That said Mozilla has a great shortcut that works with these bookmarks, Ctrl + L which brings the focus to the address bar,
e.g. Ctrl + L then goo edlug rules


I created a link to google with keyword 'goo' and can now


For real effeciency why not just use "g "?

Alternatively install QLookup ( qlookup.mozdev.org ), a nice little hack that lets you highlight a word, right click and then search google or dictionary.com for it (or the built in Mozilla option to search your default search engine)...

P h i l l

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