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Windows 7: How to view Firefox plugin installed path?

18 Dec 2010   #1
killer bee

windows7 Ultimate SP1 x32bit
 
 
How to view Firefox plugin installed path?

Hello!
Anybody know how to view Firefox install Plug-ins installation path by hacking Firefox "About:config".
Previously i view and uninstalled (change its extension name for uninstall) Firefox installed plug-ins installation path by changing Firefox "abut:config", but i can't remember how do i do that.





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18 Dec 2010   #2
Littlemutt

Vista HP / Win7 RC build 7100
 
 

You talking about this pref ? plugin.expose_full_path
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18 Dec 2010   #3
rap33042

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 

To see all the plug-ins and their locations type this in the address bar: "about:plugins"

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18 Dec 2010   #4
mikedl

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Littlemutt View Post
You talking about this pref ? plugin.expose_full_path
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by rap33042 View Post
To see all the plug-ins and their locations type this in the address bar: "about: plugins"
Hi, killer bee. :)

Both Littlemutt and rap33042 are correct but you'll have to implement both methods.

First, change the pref entry indicated by Littlemutt in "about:config" to "True" then when you go to "about: plugins", as indicated by rap33042, you will see the full path for all of your plugins. (no space after the colon, if I don't include it you'll see "aboutlugins")

Great job, guys!
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18 Dec 2010   #5
killer bee

windows7 Ultimate SP1 x32bit
 
 

Thanks all of you!
I want that!
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18 Dec 2010   #6
mikedl

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by killer bee View Post
Thanks all of you!
I want that!
Did it work for you, killer bee? Can we mark this as solved? :)
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18 Dec 2010   #7
killer bee

windows7 Ultimate SP1 x32bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by mikedl View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by killer bee View Post
Thanks all of you!
I want that!
Did it work for you, killer bee? Can we mark this as solved? :)
It work!
I mean after change "about:config" following key
" plugin.expose_full_path" > True
And after type this key-work in address bar i can view Firefox installed plug-ins installation path!


"about: plugins"

Ok mark this post as a solved one!
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19 Dec 2010   #8
mikedl

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

Wonderful, killer bee!
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