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How can I get get the option to open downloads when I first download them?

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I used to have the option to open documents when I downloaded them. Now it will only save them. How do I change it back?

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Firefox has never has that option, in the basic installation. But over the years there have been a few extensions that added that type of feature to Firefox.

From years ago - https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/opendownload/ More current - https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/opendownload-10902/