The Glitch - A Friend in Computing

The Glitch was conceived during 2004, and started out simply as a site to assist people with computer problems. Today the site has grown considerably and has become a one-stop shop for many aspects of modern computing and communication


BROWSERS & ADDONS

This page contains a number of very useful add-ons for Microsoft's Internet Explorer and Mozilla's Firefox Browsers, it also contains links to downloads of the latest versions of these browsers.

 

See Below  INTERNET EXPLORER  See Below

 
Internet Explorer 9 Release Candidate
 



 

New ProgramMicrosoft
Internet
Explorer 9

(Current Version)

   The improvements to Internet Explorer are as much about what you don't see as what you do see. Internet Explorer 9 has a streamlined design, fewer dialog boxes to click through, more intuitive navigation, and many new features that speed up your web browsing experience. Features like Pinned Sites let you pin your favorite website directly to the taskbar for one-click access. Other features, like hardware acceleration, deliver an all-around faster browsing experience. With Internet Explorer 9, websites perform and feel more like the programs you use every day on your PC


For more information | FAQ

64-Bit Compatible

 
Internet Explorer 8
 



 

Microsoft
Internet
Explorer 8

(Older Version)

   Internet Explorer 8. Faster, Easier, More Private, and More Secure.

Internet Explorer 8 is the latest version of the familiar web browser you are most comfortable using, helping you get everything you want from the web faster, easier, more privately and securely than ever before.


For more information | FAQ

64-Bit Compatible

 

Adobe Shockwave Player

 

 



 

Adobe
Shockwave

(IE Plug-in)

   Over 390 million Web users have installed Macromedia Shockwave Player. These people now have access to some of the best the Web has to offer - including dazzling 3D games and entertainment, interactive product demonstrations, and online learning applications. Shockwave Player displays Web content that has been created by Macromedia Director.

Not 64-Bit Compatible

 

Adobe Flash Player

 
 

 

 

 

Adobe
Flash Player

(IE Plug-in)

   Adobe Flash Player is the high performance, lightweight, highly expressive client runtime that delivers powerful and consistent user experiences across major operating systems, browsers, mobile phones and devices. Installed on over 500 million internet-connected desktops and mobile devices, Flash Player is the backbone of the Flash Platform and enables organizations and individuals to build and deliver great digital experiences to their end users.

Not 64-Bit Compatible

 
IE Throttle

 


 

IE
Throttle

(IE Plug-in)

   IE Throttle is a small plug-in for your Microsoft Internet Explorer, that allows you to cap download/upload rates.

This plug-in is ideal for reducing the available bandwidth available on a computer running IE, thus allowing you to limit the impact that system has on your network!

 


For more information

 

  
IE7Pro
 


 

IE7Pro

(IE Plug-in)

   IE7Pro is a must have add-on for Internet Explorer 7, which includes a lot of features and tweaks to make your IE friendlier, more useful, secure and customizable. IE7Pro includes Tabbed Browsing Management, Spell Check, Inline Search, Super Drag Drop, Crash Recovery, Proxy Switcher, Mouse Gesture, Tab History Browser, Web Accelerator, User Agent Switcher, Webpage Capturer, AD Blocker, Flash Block, Greasemonkey like User Scripts platform, User Plug-ins and many more power packed features. You can customize not just Internet Explorer, but even your favorite website according to your need and taste using IE7Pro.
 

For more information

 

See Below  FIREFOX  See Below

 
Firefox 3.5

 

Mozilla
Firefox 6

   Make the switch to Firefox the faster, safer, smarter way to browse the Web.

Things move quickly online, and Mozillas beefed up the engine that runs Firefox to make sure it can keep up: Firefox 5 is 10% faster than Firefox 4. As a result, Web applications like email, photo sites and your favorite social networks will feel snappier and more responsive.


For more information

64-Bit Compatible

 

Adobe Shockwave Player

 

 



 

Adobe
Shockwave

(Firefox Plug-in)

   Over 390 million Web users have installed Macromedia Shockwave Player. These people now have access to some of the best the Web has to offer - including dazzling 3D games and entertainment, interactive product demonstrations, and online learning applications. Shockwave Player displays Web content that has been created by Macromedia Director.

Not 64-Bit Compatible

 

Adobe Flash Player

 
 

 

 

 

 

Adobe
Flash Player

(Firefox Plug-in)

   Adobe Flash Player is the high performance, lightweight, highly expressive client runtime that delivers powerful and consistent user experiences across major operating systems, browsers, mobile phones and devices. Installed on over 500 million internet-connected desktops and mobile devices, Flash Player is the backbone of the Flash Platform and enables organizations and individuals to build and deliver great digital experiences to their end users.

Not 64-Bit Compatible

 
After The Deadline

 

 

After The Deadline

(Firefox Plug-in)

   After the Deadline checks spelling, misused words, style, and grammar using artificial intelligence and natural language processing.

You can use it in your browser to write better blog comments, tweet with correct grammar, and compose professional messages.


For more information

 

 
Firefox Throttle

 


 

Firefox
Throttle

(Firefox Plug-in)

   Firefox Throttle is a small plug-in for the Firefox web browser, that allows you to cap download/upload rates and monitor current bandwidth utilization.

This plug-in is ideal for reducing the available bandwidth available on a computer running Firefox, thus allowing you to limit the impact that system has on your network!


For more information

 

 
Firebug

 


 

Firebug

(Firefox Plug-in)

   Firebug integrates with Firefox to put a wealth of development tools at your fingertips while you browse. You can edit, debug, and monitor CSS, HTML, and JavaScript live in any web page.

Firebug makes it simple to find HTML elements buried deep in the page. Once you've found what you're looking for, Firebug gives you a wealth of information, and lets you edit the HTML live.


For more information

 

See Below  CHROME  See Below

 
Google Chrome

 

Google
Chrome

   Google Chrome is an open-source web browser built to support web applications and search with speed and stability. It's currently available for Windows XP with Service Pack 2 or later and Windows Vista.

Google Chrome is a browser that combines a minimal design with sophisticated technology to make the web faster, safer and easier.


For more information

64-Bit Compatible

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