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Reload otomatis pada browser mozilla

Pada saat saya update wordpress, web server sering time out, yang memerlukan refresh dari browser, pada saat awal dilakukan secara manual dengan menekan mouse, atau F5, bayangkan kalau ada 3 ribu refresh pasti keriting jari melakukanya. Berdasarkan pengalaman ini saya mencari addon mozilla yang bisa membantu secara otomatis ketemulah reload every,

Cukup mudah installasinya ikutin link di atas dan firefox akan menginstall dan meminta restarts. Selanjutnya tinggal klik kanan pada browser melakukan enable dan setting waktunya.

Setting Firefox as the default browser does not work

Set the default browser

Using Firefox

Most external programs will open links in Firefox if it is set to be the default browser. The How to make Firefox the default browser article describes how to use Firefox to set the system default browser.

Using your operating system

If after using Firefox to set the default browser you still experience one or more of the symptoms above, you can try to use your operating system to set the system default browser.

Windows Vista

  1. Click the Start button, then click the Default Programs item.
  2. Click on the Set Program Access and Computer Defaults item.
  3. In the Access and Defaults window, click on the Custom radio button to expand the Custom category.
  4. Underneath Choose a default Web browser click the radio button next to Mozilla Firefox.
  5. Click OK at the bottom of the window.

Windows XP

  1. Click the Start button, then click on the Control Panel icon to open the Windows Control Panel.
  2. Click the Add or Remove Programs icon to open the Add or Remove Programs applet.
  3. On the left side of the Window click the Set Program Access and Defaults icon.
  4. In the Access and Defaults window, click on the Custom radio button to expand the Custom category.
  5. Underneath Choose a default Web browser click the radio button next to Mozilla Firefox.
  6. Click OK at the bottom of the window.

Manually set File Types (Windows XP)

If links from programs like Outlook fail to open in Firefox, you can try to set the file handling options manually.

  1. Open Windows Explorer
  2. In the menu bar, click Tools > Folder Options…
  3. Click the File Types tab
  4. Find (NONE) url:Hyper Text Transfer Protocol, click it, and then click Advanced.
  5. Click the open action and click the Edit.
  6. Fill in the fields with this information:
    • Action: open
    • Application used to perform action: “C:Program FilesMozilla Firefoxfirefox.exe” -requestPending -osint -url “%1” (Assumng you installed Firefox to the default location. If not, use your own path, surrounded by quotation marks)
    • Use DDE: Checked
    • DDE Message: “%1”,,0,0,,,,
    • Application: Firefox
    • Topic: WWW_OpenURL

Repeat steps 5 and 6 for the (NONE) url:Hyper Text Transfer Protocol with Privacy option.

Troublesome programs

Some programs are hard-coded to open Internet Explorer rather than the default browser. Programs that do this are listed below along with possible solutions, if available.

  • MSN Messenger
  • AIM 5.9 – upgrade to the latest version of AIM.

How to make Firefox the default browser

  1. Open Firefox.
  2. At the top of the Firefox windowOn the menu bar, click on the ToolsFirefoxEdit menu, and select Options…Preferences….
  3. Select the Advanced panel, then click the General tab, and then click Check Now.

  4. Select Yes to set Firefox as your default browser.

To change Firefox to no longer be the default browser, you’ll have to set another browser to be the default. This can be done by using the settings in the browser you now wish to be your default.