An extension to a program that enhances the functionality or adds specific features over what is offered by the program. Plugins are developed separately, often by a third party and are commonly installed manually after the host program is installed.

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Java plugin crashing in Firefox - Fedora 20

I have been wrestling with this for over a day now. I have a Fedora 20 physical system running Firefox 38.0.5. When I go to the java site to verify my version I get an error saying "The Java plugin ...
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How to protect thunderbird from accidentially sending an email

I need a way to make thunderbird prevent me from sending mails by mistake. For special, important mails, I would like to be able to individually block the send button, or make thunderbird ask me for ...
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How to install latest flash player for Iceweasel/Firefox

How does one install the latest version of Adobe's Flash Player for Iceweasel/Firefox?
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“Snippets” plugin doesn't work on gedit

Note: I already know the answer, I'm only sharing my experience. Some gedit plugins doesn't work on Lubuntu, the most notable is the Snippets one. I get the following error when I click on Tools->...
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Gedit Click Config plugin won't open

I'm using Gedit 3.4.2 with Click Config plugin 1.4.0. When I go to Edit->Click Config->Configure the window doesn't open, basically rendering this plugin useless. I've tried reinstalling the plugin. I'...
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Why I cannot download pdf files?

I use Debian (Linux) and since some day I cannot download any .pdf file. I don't know if it's because of the web browser (I'm using Epiphany and the other ones do not work). I don't know how to use ...
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How can I tweak unix settings for 360 Spatial Workstation to make it not run as admin?

I'm having issues installing, in a group environment, a program caleld "360 Spatial Workstation" also known as FB360 now in collaboration with a team at Facebook. The systems are OSX 10.11, facing ...
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OpenLayers autocompletion with Tern

I use Tern with Vim and a plugin called YouCompleteMe. I develop principally with two JavaScript libraries: jQuery and OpenLayers. The first one is already supported by Tern. OpenLayers is not. In ...
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Install Flash player without root privileges in Iceweasel (Firefox)

I need to install Flash player in Icewesel (Firefox), but I don't want to install it globally. I only want to use it in one of my several firefox profiles. This is similar to installing addons as a ...
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Java plugin not working with FireFox 24.3.0 on Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.10

In the about:plugin tab, there is not Java plugin. I have created the symbolic link as suggested. The output of the 'ls -al' command is: lrwxrwxrwx 1 shehab shehab 58 Jun 4 11:21 libnpjp2.so -> ...
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Player or plugin that can transcribe audio to real time subtitles

I'm searching for a Linux player (or a plugin for an existent player) with a similar functionality to Youtube: transcribe the audio to real time subtitles. I would like this to help me watch videos ...
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How to disable vimplugins while invoking vimdiff command

I added few vim plugins like sytastic, nerdTree. They change the status line and other UI elements, which works fine while editing files. But when I invoke vimdiff on 2 files, the nerdTree pane also ...
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How to configure maven plugin from command line?

I'm trying to configure JaCoCo maven plugin from command line insted of using pom.xml. I have managed to execute prepare-agent so far with command: mvn -X -Djacoco.destFile=./coverage/jacoco.exec ...
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xfreerdp + plugin cliprdr often causes freezed workjob

I'm using the following freerdp command to connect to a Windows Server 2008 R2: xfreerdp --plugin cliprdr --no-nla -g 1600x850 10.0.0.XXX My main problem is: Very often when I connect, the picture ...
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WPF plug-in for Firefox?

Is there a WPF Plug-in for Firefox? I read online that there is a Plugin for windows but I can't find the information that the same plug-in is available for Linux. My situation is that I have a .xbap ...
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Writing shell plugins

How do you write native plugins for major shells? With Bash -- it's pretty clear (although, IMO, it could have been a lot prettier) -- just get the source and hack on examples/loadables. But what ...
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Gedit-R-Plugin Working in Gedit 3.14?

I have installed Gedit 3.14 and the r-plugin in Debian Jessie. However, although the plugin shows up in the setting and everything seems to be fine the console doesn't open. The plugin folder is in ~/....
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chromium v44 + netflix : missing components error

1) I installed chromium beta v44 on linux mint 17 (rebecca) as per discussion here: https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/chromium-browser/+bug/1371274 sudo add-apt-repository ppa:saiarcot895/...
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How to add adobe reader plugin in chrome linux

I have installed adobe acrobat reader in my linux machine(lite). How to acrobat reader to chrome. I tried in the chrome settings (extension->developer mode->load unpacked extension)but what file to ...
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problem on installing nagios plugin on RHEL-5.1

I am trying to install nagios plugin 1.4.16 on RHEL-5.1 while I am configuring with command ./configure. I have hanged here checking for ps syntax... I have also tried this command ./configure --with-...