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Firefox kiosk mode December 10, 2006

Posted by powerfirefox in Addons, Firefox, Website.

Want to use Firefox in your work, but you think only IE can run in kiosk mode!
Try the Public Fox or R-kiosk extensions.
With Public Fox you can lock the about:config menu, options dialog, addons manager, and prevent unwanted downloads with one central password

USE: For Public Computers

On the other hand, with R-kiosk you lock down the window – it will have no menu’s at all! You can use user_pref(“rkiosk.navbar”, true); to add the nav bar.
–Quoted from addons.mozilla.org:
Notice that the user can still close Firefox with for example Alt-F4 and get access to your computer. You might want to prevent this with a suitable utility program for your operating system.

USE: For Workplace (make homepage the company website, but don’t allow browsing to other pages)

Kiosk Extensions



1. Tampa website design firm - November 30, 2008

Still need to figure out how to get rid of the status bar on the bottom in kiosk mode

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3. Silmar A. Marca - November 27, 2012

Have a addon to make firefox kiosk, the mKiosk: https://addons.mozilla.org/firefox/addon/mkiosk/

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