Tips for using Firefox

  1. Preferences

    1. Show my home page - http://cfpms.ucfsd.org
    2. Check in show downloads
    3. Check in save files to Desktop
    4. If you want Firefox to be your constant browser, check this box
    5. TABS - New pages opened in: a new window/a new tab - you choose
      1. Warn me when closing multiple tabs - I say YES
      2. You choose the other options
    6. Content - I have all checked, you can choose your font, size
    7. History - you choose
    8. Cookies - check in Accept, they expire
    9. Always clear my data or ask, you choose
    10. SECURITY check all in top box,
    11. PASSWORDS - you choose I do not remember passwords
    12. ADVANCED
      1. Accessibility - no checks
      2. Browsing - check all three
      3. Language - English DUH!
      4. UPDATE - check all three in top, you choose on bottom
      5. ENCRYPTION - check both in top and Select one automatically
  2. Bookmark Settings:

    1. Visit the website you wish to bookmark (sample: usatoday.com)
    2. Bookmark menu item, select bookmark this page
    3. Give it a short name (USAToday)
    4. Create in: Bookmarks toolbar - Use this for items you will use often:
      1. SAM - http://sam.ucfds.org/teachers
      2. FirstClass - http://ucfsd.org/login
      3. Google - http://google.com