Firefox 4 has finally been released. In this article, I’ll just highlight a few about:config tweaks that may help. To get there, just open up a new tab, type about:config and hit enter, and click I’ll Be Careful, I Promise. Use the filter box at the top to find the specific settings. To change a value of a setting, double-click it, or right-click it and choose modify of toggle.
- Single Line Spellchecking: use layout.spellcheckDefault – Change the value to 2, by double clicking it or right-clicking and selecting modify. This enables spellchecking on single line text fields.
- Faster Panorama: use browser.panorama.animate_zoom – Change the value to false. This will turn of the zoom effect and make everything run smoother. Continue reading