About Firefox command (Help menu), 321

accessibility, customizing, 226

acquisition, of Firefox, 27-29

action buttons, in Options window, 217


customizing download, 225

keyboard shortcuts for miscellaneous, 331-332

keyboard shortcuts for navigation, 323-325

keyboard shortcuts for opening/closing windows and sidebars, 330-331

keyboard shortcuts for searching pages, 327

keyboard shortcuts for searching Web, 329

keyboard shortcuts for tabbed browsing, 325-326

keyboard shortcuts for text editing/selection, 326-327

keyboard shortcuts for using Location Bar, 330

AdBlock, 287

Add a New Tab Button, opening tabs with, 274

address book

addressing e-mails and, 127

creating, 131-132

Advanced category (Options window)

disabling image autoshrinking in, 253

General tab, 226-227

overview, 225-226

Security tab, 228

Update tab, 227-228


allowing Web sites to open popup, 115-116

blocking popup by default, 111

Bookmarks Toolbar and, 61

notification of blocked popup, 111-113

nuisance of popup, 111

opening popup, 114-115

affiliates, preventing from setting cookies, 187

AIM (AOL Instant Messenger) window, phishers duplicating, 198-199

Amazon search engine, 47

America Online (AOL)

Netscape and, 9

phishers duplicating Instant Messenger (AIM) window, 198-199

reporting phishing scams to, 195

Answers.com, 47

Anti-Phishing Working Group (APWG), 212

antispyware software, 209

antivirus software, 208

Apple Macintosh. See also keyboard shortcuts

downloading Firefox and, 28

installing Firefox CD on, 29

opening Firefox in Safe Mode on, 234

security patches, 209

system requirements for, 27

Apple Safari, differences with, 35

applications. See software; specific applications

applying, themes, 232-233

APWG (Anti-Phishing Working Group), 212

archiving. See saving

Ask Me Before Clearing Private Data check box, 179

at (@) symbol, Web site addresses and, 196

automatic form filling

clearing saved information from, 101-103

overview, 100-101

turning off, 104

automatic login filling

enabling/disabling, 184-185

overview, 100

using, 104-105

using Master Password with, 106-108

autoscrolling, using, 282

auto-updating bookmarks

creating, 57-59

overview, 15-16

Firefox For Dummies
Firefox For Dummies
ISBN: 0471748994
EAN: 2147483647
Year: 2006
Pages: 157
Authors: Blake Ross

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