Monday, May 23, 2011

how to hide navigation bar in firefox4

Mozilla labs produced a new rabbit out of its hat.The name of this add-on is Prospector - LessChrome HD 2.It removes the navigation bar from firefox 4.This is how the add-on page looks with the add-on installed-
 The navigation bar will reappear on hovering the mouse over the tab.Except the tabs,everything else will disappear including lacation bar,navigation bar.The title of the blog post mentions only navigation bar because i do not use them anyway.
The navigation bar will reappear when mouse is hovering  over the tabs or a new tab is opened,like this
 This is a no-restart add-on and an experimental one.So proceed with caution.Being an experimental add-on,the developers are requesting feedback in this google group.
To download this add-on,go to this page