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Firefox JavaScript permissions

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    Firefox JavaScript permissions


    is there any way i can get fine control over what js can and can not do in firefox? Like not allowing it to redirect etc

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    Windows 10 Pro (x64)


    Not in Firefox itself but you can use a extension called NoScript
    https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/fir...ddon/noscript/
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    Windows 8.1 (x64)


    Quote Originally Posted by maxknux View Post
    Not in Firefox itself but you can use a extension called NoScript
    Advanced Javascript settings have existed since forever in Firefox. In FF 22 and lower you could access them via the menu, but since FF 23 you'll have to pass by about:config (type it in the adress bar).
    Here are some JS settings that you can modify :
    dom.disable_window_move_resize
    dom.disable_window_flip
    dom.event.contextmenu.enabled
    dom. disable_window_open_feature. * (http://kb.mozillazine.org/Prevent_websites_from_disabling_new_window_features)

    More info at :
    http://kb.mozillazine.org/About:config
    http://kb.mozillazine.org/About:config_entries

    If you don't like messing with about:config, you can get the same functionality as previous versions of FF by using this add-on : https://addons.mozilla.org/en-us/fir...settingsanity/
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