eWEEK Labs Walk-Through: Firefox 2 Final Release

 
 
By eweek  |  Posted 2012-05-28
 
 
 

eWEEK Labs Walk-Through: Firefox 2 Final Release

Welcome to Firefox 2.0. Hopefully this wasnt a surprise to you.

eWEEK Labs Walk-Through: Firefox 2 Final Release

eWEEK Labs Walk-Through: Firefox 2 Final Release - Close Tab

Firefox 2.0 will now make it possible to close tabs using an X directly on the tab.

eWEEK Labs Walk-Through: Firefox 2 Final Release - Close Tab

eWEEK Labs Walk-Through: Firefox 2 Final Release - Multiple Tabs

If too many tabs are open to fit in a single browser window, Firefox 2.0 displays arrows to each side of the tabbed window bar to let users view tabs that have moved off the window real estate.

eWEEK Labs Walk-Through: Firefox 2 Final Release - Multiple Tabs

eWEEK Labs Walk-Through: Firefox 2 Final Release - Recent Tabs

Users of Firefox 2.0 can find and reopen tabs that they previously closed.

eWEEK Labs Walk-Through: Firefox 2 Final Release - Recent Tabs

eWEEK Labs Walk-Through: Firefox 2 Final Release - Spellchecker

Firefox 2.0 adds a built-in spellchecker for entering content in forms and Web fields.

eWEEK Labs Walk-Through: Firefox 2 Final Release - Spellchecker

eWEEK Labs Walk-Through: Firefox 2 Final Release - 3-D Toolbar Icons

The new default Firefox theme includes 3-D toolbar icons that glow when the mouse hovers over them.

eWEEK Labs Walk-Through: Firefox 2 Final Release - 3-D Toolbar Icons

eWEEK Labs Walk-Through: Firefox 2 Final Release - Search Terms

When entering search terms in the integrated search field in Firefox 2.0, suggested terms are displayed in a drop-down.

eWEEK Labs Walk-Through: Firefox 2 Final Release - Search Terms

eWEEK Labs Walk-Through: Firefox 2 Final Release - Search Engines

Multiple search engines can be used in the integrated search field in Firefox 2.0.

eWEEK Labs Walk-Through: Firefox 2 Final Release - Search Engines

eWEEK Labs Walk-Through: Firefox 2 Final Release - RSS Subscriptions

Firefox 2.0 displays a Web page with information on a feed when subscribing and provides several options for subscribing to the feed.

eWEEK Labs Walk-Through: Firefox 2 Final Release - RSS Subscriptions

eWEEK Labs Walk-Through: Firefox 2 Final Release - Restore Session

Firefox 2.0 users can restore a previous session after a browser crash.

eWEEK Labs Walk-Through: Firefox 2 Final Release - Restore Session

eWEEK Labs Walk-Through: Firefox 2 Final Release - Add-on Management

Firefox 2.0 shows a streamlined add-on management interface that handles extensions and themes.

eWEEK Labs Walk-Through: Firefox 2 Final Release - Add-on Management

eWEEK Labs Walk-Through: Firefox 2 Final Release - Customize Interface

If the Firefox 2.0 interface lacks buttons a user wants, it can be easily customized by dragging and dropping buttons.

eWEEK Labs Walk-Through: Firefox 2 Final Release - Customize Interface

eWEEK Labs Walk-Through: Firefox 2 Final Release - Anti-Phishing Features

The new anti-phishing features in Firefox 2.0 warn users about potentially malicious Web pages.

eWEEK Labs Walk-Through: Firefox 2 Final Release - Anti-Phishing Features

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