Don t Click on the Blue E

   
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Don't Click on the Blue E!
By Scott Granneman
 
Publisher: O'Reilly
Pub Date: April 2005
ISBN: 0-596-00939-9
Pages: 284
   


For anyone who has grown disenchanted with Microsoft's Internet Explorer web browser, Don't Click on the Blue E! offers help. It gives non-technical users a convenient roadmap for switching to a better web browser--Firefox. As the only book that covers the switch to Firefox, this how-to guide is a must for all those who want to browse faster, more securely, and more efficiently.


   
book cover
  
• Table of Contents
• Index
• Reviews
• Reader Reviews
• Errata
• Academic
Don't Click on the Blue E!
By Scott Granneman
 
Publisher: O'Reilly
Pub Date: April 2005
ISBN: 0-596-00939-9
Pages: 284
   


   Copyright
   Preface
      Audience for This Book
      Organization of This Book
      Conventions Used in This Book
      We'd Like to Hear from You
      Safari Enabled
      Acknowledgments
        Chapter 1.  The Problem with the Blue E
      Section 1.1.  Long, Long Ago...in Internet Time
      Section 1.2.  Mosaic
      Section 1.3.  Netscape
      Section 1.4.  Microsoft, IE, and the Browser Wars
      Section 1.5.  A Long Shot That Paid Off
      Section 1.6.  IE and Windows: Joined at the Hip
      Section 1.7.  The Blue E: The Achilles Heel of Windows Security
      Section 1.8.  The Red Lizard and Its Children
      Section 1.9.  Where to Learn More
        Chapter 2.  Installing and Configuring Firefox
      Section 2.1.  Installing Firefox
      Section 2.2.  Running Firefox for the First Time
      Section 2.3.  Starting Firefox
      Section 2.4.  Just the Way You Want It: Options
      Section 2.5.  Customize Your Toolbars
      Section 2.6.  Help!
      Section 2.7.  Firefox Profiles
      Section 2.8.  Where to Learn More
        Chapter 3.  Firefox Features
      Section 3.1.  Getting Started with Firefox
      Section 3.2.  Making Life Easier
      Section 3.3.  Sidebars
      Section 3.4.  Managers
      Section 3.5.  Where to Learn More
        Chapter 4.  Killer Firefox Add-Ons
      Section 4.1.  Installing Plug-Ins for Multimedia and More
      Section 4.2.  Changing the Look and Feel with Themes
      Section 4.3.  Adding Features to Firefox with Extensions
      Section 4.4.  Where to Learn More
        Chapter 5.  Advanced Firefox
      Section 5.1.  Searching
      Section 5.2.  Live Bookmarks
      Section 5.3.  Counteracting Web Annoyances
      Section 5.4.  Safety and Security
      Section 5.5.  Advanced Configuration
      Section 5.6.  Contribute!
      Section 5.7.  Where to Learn More
        Appendix A.  Other Web Browsers
      Section A.1.  Opera
      Section A.2.  Camino
      Section A.3.  Konqueror
      Section A.4.  Safari
      Section A.5.  OmniWeb
      Section A.6.  Lynx
      Section A.7.  Where to Learn More
        Appendix B.  Firefox Options
      Section B.1.  General
      Section B.2.  Privacy
      Section B.3.  Web Features
      Section B.4.  Downloads
      Section B.5.  Advanced
      Section B.6.  Where to Learn More
   Colophon
   Index