Way to temporarily disable plugins in Firefox, when testing site requirements

Craig White craigwhite at azapple.com
Mon Dec 31 04:53:19 UTC 2007

On Sun, 2007-12-30 at 14:45 -0500, Tom Horsley wrote:
> On Sun, 30 Dec 2007 13:27:26 -0600
> Steven Stern <subscribed-lists at sterndata.com> wrote:
> > There seems to be no quick and easy (and easily reversible) way to
> > disable plugins.
> I have a little shell script that I use to rename libflashplayer.so
> to NOTlibflashplayer.soNOT when I want to turn off flash, and
> another script to do the reverse. I suppose a similar thing would
> work for each plugin (at least the ones that come as shared libs
> like flash).
Add-ons => Extensions (tab) => Get Extensions

Search for 'Flashblock'

great add on - solves all sorts of issues and makes pages load real fast


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