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how to show menubar in a popup window from an extension(without modifying config) ?

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I'm currently implementing an extention and I would like to start it from a popup window(the reason why is not important), so I would like to show the menu ar of the popup window to access the button which start my extention.

How can I do that in javascript from my extention ?

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There are dom.disable_window_open_feature prefs to control what items a script can hide.

  • dom.disable_window_open_feature.menubar

See:

You can open the about:config page via the location/address bar. You can accept the warning and click "I'll be careful" to continue.

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Thanck you for your answer.

Unfortunatly, my plugin aim to help debug javascript code. So, it's not my code which directly open popup, it's the code I'm watching. I cannot give argument to window.open.

Correct me if I did not understand something, but your second option consist in modifying the settings of the user browser. How could I do that from a plugin ?

Also, I realized that when I open a popup without the plugin tester(cfx run), i.e. in opening firefox the usual way, popup windows have the menubar with plugin buttons. O.o Is anyone know why this difference ?

Okulungisiwe ngu chickenNinja

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By the way, I know what I'm trying to do is possible because firebug and all the other extension in my firefox have their icon in my popup windows. Only mine is not there.

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Did you check the dom.disable_window_open_feature.* prefs?

Setting this pref to true should prevent JavaScript from disabling the menu bar in a pop-up.

  • dom.disable_window_open_feature.menubar = true

You can open the about:config page via the location/address bar. You can accept the warning and click "I'll be careful" to continue.