How to Install Scripts for Greasemonkey

in this instructable i will teach you how to install different types of scripts on to a program called greasemonkey.

first you will need to:

install firefox
install greasemonkey

Step 1: Search for Scripts

once you have greasemonkey on firefox, all you need to do is search for scripts. go to and search for a script in the SEARCH box.

Step 2: Look for Scripts

now type in what you want to search for. and you results will show up.

Step 3: Install the Script

click on the icon and click the INSTALL button to install. a message beside the greasemonkey face should appear saying that it has been installed successfully.

Step 4: Have Fun

now have fun with your newly installed scripts!!!



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    6 Discussions


    2 years ago

    the script I want isn't found on but it is on the web, I had this one before i had to reinstall firefox. ugoira to gif. I went to the page I found with the script with firefox, and nothing asked me if I want to install the script. Lot's of code on the screen but nothing happens. I downloaded the zip file and all it does is open in note pad.


    11 years ago on Introduction

    Wow! You mean you can download and install stuff in Windows? When I saw this instructable, I thought you were going to demonstrate actually creating functional Javascript scripts for use with GreaseMonkey.

    3 replies

    Reply 11 years ago on Introduction

    Question: Any clue how to remove/replace characters from a URL in whatever language greasemonkey operates on (I think it's javascript)?


    Reply 11 years ago on Introduction

    Javascript is stored as text just like html files. Open the script with any text editor and look for URLs to edit. They may be stored as variables or used directly. Just look for the tell-tale 'http://'

    you can always edit scripts, but i dont really know how to create scripts. and yes, you can download and install stuff in windows. (are you talking about greasemonkey or the COOL them/skin?)