<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/geekers/up/sshot-2009-09-07-[20-58-27].png" />A good way to get more functionality out of Internet Explorer is to install Add-ons. Today we take a look at how to manage them and also determine if they are causing Internet Explorer 8 to launch slowly.
<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/geekers/up/sshot-2009-09-01-[19-03-39].png" />Looking to add some variety to your desktop instead of looking at the same wallpaper day in and day out? Have fun changing your wallpapers automatically with DeskSlide.
<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/geekers/up/sshot-2009-08-30-[18-57-31].png" />Do you like backing your files up online and also happen to have a Gmail account? Now you can easily backup your files in your Gmail account with Backup To EMail.
<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/geekers/up/sshot-2009-08-27-[16-01-05].png" />Do you use Firefox’s Search Bar often each day and wish that you could make some changes in how it operates? Now you can make those wonderful little tweaks with SearchLoad Options.
<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/geekers/up/sshot-2009-08-27-[15-39-38].png" />Are you tired of websites always asking for your e-mail address and then bombarding you with high amounts of spam? Now you can get what you need and put an end to the harassment with Spamavert.
<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/geekers/up/sshot-2009-08-27-[15-29-24].png" />Do you use Alt-Tab window switching for your Windows desktop and find yourself wishing for that same functionality in Firefox? Now you can enjoy all that switching goodness in your browser with TabNavigator.
<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/geekers/up/sshot-2009-08-23-[20-41-48].png" />Ever find yourself needing to make a last minute change to a document, spreadsheet, presentation, or image but you do not have access to regular software suites? Now you can easily remedy that situation with Open IT Online.
<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/geekers/up/sshot-2009-08-19-[22-10-22].png" />Want an easy way to share documents, photos, and other files with people over the web? Now you can with Opera Unite which is a new service to be included with their Opera 10 browser. Today we take a look the new Unite feature and what it has to offer.
<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/geekers/up/sshot-2009-08-22-[21-48-21].png" />Ever find yourself needing to acquire information about a particular domain but want an easy way to do it? Now you can with Win32Whois.
<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/geekers/up/Copy of sshot-2009-08-22-[15-03-04].png" />Would you love to own your personal domain name, be able to blog, create photo albums, and aggregate all of your social accounts in one place? As impossible as it may sound, you can have all of that goodness in one place with Chi.mp (Content Hub & Identity Management Platform).
<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/geekers/up/sshot-2009-08-20-[18-03-45].png" />Disgusted with search engines logging and retaining information concerning every search that you do on the internet? Get your privacy and peace of mind back with Startpage!
<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/geekers/up/sshot-2009-08-13-[23-06-11].png" />Do you love using smooth scrolling in Firefox but wish that you could make personalized adjustments to it? Now you can with the SmoothWheel extension for Firefox.
<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/geekers/up/sshot-2009-08-17-[19-11-35].png" />Tired of the default download manager setup in Firefox and wanting something more? Now you can modify the download manager to suit your own personal style with the Download Manager Tweak extension.
<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/geekers/up/sshot-2009-08-17-[19-11-35].png" />Looking for an easy way to speed up copying and pasting in Firefox? Now you can reduce the amount of work that you have to do by half with AutoCopy.
<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/geekers/up/sshot-2009-08-18-[01-43-02].png" />Are your geek skills primed and ready for a challenge? Super User is the place where you can show off just how good your skills really are. If answering questions isn’t your game, it’s also a great place to get your really difficult tech questions answered.
<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/geekers/up/sshot-2009-08-10-[19-20-54].png" />Wanting Firefox to open a specific page or URL whenever you open a new tab? Now you can specify exactly what opens in that new tab each time with the NewTabURL extension.
<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/geekers/up/sshot-2009-08-10-.png" />So you're sitting at your desk working on your TPS reports, but how are you supposed to remember the cover sheet with your annoying co-worker that just won't shut up? <em>Accounts payable Nina speaking, just a moment!</em> Shut up!
<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/geekers/up/sshot-2009-08-08-[18-16-57].png" />During our series about how much of a problem Malware can be, we took a look at three of the top utilities that can eliminate it. However, we would be remiss if we didn’t cover another top trusted choice out there called SuperAntiSpyware which can detect and remove over a million threats.
<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/geekers/up/sshot-2009-08-04-[19-14-58].png" />Needing an anti-malware app that runs quickly and does an effective job of removing malware? In the third of our three part series for removing malware from an infected computer, we take a look at Malwarebytes’ Anti-Malware.
<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/geekers/up/sshot-2009-07-24-[21-07-18].png" />Looking for an easy way to specialize the tab behavior in Firefox? With the Tab Kit extension, you can personalize the tab experience to suit your heart’s desires.
<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/geekers/up/sshot-2009-08-03-.png" />Have you ever wondered how malware, spyware, scareware, crapware, or other undesirable software might get on a computer? First we'll illustrate how easily your system can be infected, and then we'll show you how to clean it up.
<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/geekers/up/sshot-2009-07-24-[21-15-25].png" />Frustrated and missing the Close Button on the last open tab in the newer releases of Firefox? Now you can have that wonderful Close Button back with the Last Tab Close Button extension.
<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/geekers/up/sshot-2009-07-17-[20-32-17].png" />In the middle of browsing on the Internet and suddenly find a photo that you would love to add to your Picasa Web Albums? Now you can do so easily and quickly with the AddToPicasa extension for Firefox.
<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/geekers/up/sshot-2009-07-27-[15-40-10].png" />If you're looking for an easy way to search through several video websites at once from your desktop, today we take a look at an app that does an excellent job. Ashampoo's ClipFinder HD allows you to search and download videos from popular video sites from your desktop.
<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/geekers/up/sshot-2009-07-13-[18-48-46].png" />Needing or wanting to use Incognito Mode every time you browse the internet, but tired of always having to manually switch over? Now you can start in Incognito Mode automatically every time you open your browser.