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Install Instructables Search Plug-in for Firefox

This is a simple guide that will tell you how to install the Instructables search plug-in for Firefox. That way, you will be able to search Instructables directly from your browser even if you are not on the Instructables page!
 
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Step 2: Click on the "Instructables" link

1. On the new window, look for the "Instructables" entry and the link by the same name.
2. Click on the "Instructables" underlined link.

Step 3: Click on the "Add" button in the pop-up window

When the pop-up window opens, click on the "Add" button.

Optional: If you check the "Start using it right away" box, the Instructables plug-in will be selected for immediate use in your Firefox search bar

Step 4: Done!


You are done! Try your brand new Instructables search plug-in by selecting it from your search engines list at the top right of your browser's window!
khaz2 years ago
The search resulted in 2 plugins. The one by Jorge Silva was marked with 'check' icon, however. I added this plugin.
see-saw5 years ago
This also works with the FastDial plugin for Firefox
pitty5 years ago
I was going to do an Instructable on how to do this, I even started writing some code. Then I thought maybe there is an Instructable on how to do it. Thanks just saved me about an hour.
haha i did this last year but then i got read of firefox AND got a mac... any way to do this on safari?
Operon (author)  heyzuphowsitgoin6 years ago
Sorry, I have no idea... congratulations on the upgrade, I hope the next one is to Linux!
theburn7 Operon5 years ago
i upgrade/downgraded to linux! i am dual booting
there is a mac version of firefox.
yea there is
i did it, it took literally 4.295739567693669362634876548386 seconds, lol jk about 2 seconds
Nice! That first picture looks awesome.
robots1996 years ago
Thank you very much for joining my new group and now in your decription you can now say that you belong to the prestigious Firefox hackers and modder group
robots1996 years ago
HELLO every one!!!! I have started a new group so please check it out....IT is called firefox hackers and modders and any one with a firefox related instructable can join!!!
Thank you!!!!

yeah firefox owns....
Ive been looking for a youtube search add on :)
abun19917 years ago
i searched for instructables and it says no matches any ideas
Operon (author)  abun19917 years ago
abun1991 Operon7 years ago
Guess i didn't, thx. But now it says i need a browser that supports opensearch (yes, im using firefox). Suggestions?
Operon (author)  abun19917 years ago
Firefox supports opensearch. Try installing the latest version.
abun1991 Operon7 years ago
I tried, and it says there was a problem connecting to mozilla.org. If it helps, i am doing this at the high school i go to.
Operon (author)  abun19917 years ago
I don't think I can help you with that. Sorry!
abun1991 Operon7 years ago
oh well, thx anyway!
Thanks!....Firefox owns!
jeffreyf7 years ago
Nor I!
Hoopajoo7 years ago
Excellent! I too didn't know we had one of these.
zus7 years ago
Cool didn't know about this thanks
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