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Mozilla Firefox - Plugins and Extensions

Display Your IP Address All the Time

SUMMARY: The YouR IP add-on for Firefox keeps your IP address visible in the status or add-on bar.

Do you frequently access the Internet via proxy servers, or are you accessing the Internet via a public wireless network and need to know your IP address?

With the "YouR IP" extension for Firefox, viewing this information is as easy as pie - it's always available in your Add-on or Status bar. There are no options to this minimalistic extension - it just does what it says.

To install the extension, visit:

* YouR IP extension for Firefox

Note that most add-ons are from third party developers. Installation and use of add-ons are solely at your own risk.

This tip was written regarding Firefox v13.0.1 and the YouR IP add-on v0.3 running on a Windows 7 box. Features, instructions, and screenshots for other versions / operating systems may vary.

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