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How You Can Add Facebook Notifications And Chat To Firefox Toolbar

Posted on the 29 November 2012 by Skateroren @ProgramsAlive
Step 1: Download and install the latest version of Mozilla Firefox.
Step 2: Run Firefox 17.
Step 3: Select the address bar and type about:config before pressing enter. When the ‘This might void your warranty‘ alert is presented, make sure to tell the good people at Mozilla that you will be careful to continue.
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Step 4: Use the search bar underneath the address bar to search for social.enabled. Double click on the social.enabled line to change the Boolean value from ‘false‘ to ‘true‘.
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Step 5: A new sidebar will appear prompting the user to log into a Facebook account. Follow the log in process through and a new set of icons will appear along with the familiar looking chat interface from the Facebook website.
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Step 6: It is also possible to tweak the Facebook functionality within Firefox 17 to the users liking. The full chat window and feed can be disabled by searching for social.sidebar.open and changing the Boolean value to ‘false‘.

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