The Add-on manager in Firefox now has a “Get Add-ons” option, which displays five recommended add-ons for you to download. In this guide you’ll learn how to increase that number; thus, improving your chances of finding really helpful add-ons.
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Increase the Number of Recommended Add-ons
This tip is really simple to follow and requires you to do the following:
- Type about:config into the address bar and press enter
- Agree to be careful
- Type extensions.getAddons.maxResults into the filter field
- Double click on the result and change the value from 5 to a higher number (8 maximum)
Firefox 3’s Recommended Add-ons Before
Firefox 3’s Recommended Add-ons After
Now pat yourself on the shoulder and enjoy your day!