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Firefox: Open URL in Fullscreen Mode

Posted on 2011-02-15
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The code below opens a specific website in Firefox, but I want it to open in fullscreen mode.

The -Fullscreen at the end does not do anything.
firefox -URL "http://www.example.com/" -Fullscreen

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Question by:hankknight
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There doesn't seem to be a command-line option for that.

Try using this extension: https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/full-fullscreen/
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you can install the add-on at the site below and then use the -fullscreen command.

http://www.krickelkrackel.de/autohide/

It has only been tested with XP and Ubuntu so if you are using another platform I would test before you put into production.
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