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Old 17. Dec 2015, 12:56 PM   #11 (permalink)
Joe A.TT
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Originally Posted by Anupam View Post
Add-ons and plugins are not the same. Add-ons add extra features or functionality to the browser, whereas, plugins are mainly for the third-party programs like flash, silverlight, etc.
The way Mozilla describes it, "add-ons" is a collective term that encompasses extensions, appearance and plugins. In that context, I think when you say add-on you really mean extension.
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