PHP Lookup

PHP Lookup

Download Editors' Rating:
5
Spectacular
Average User Rating:
4.0
out of 1 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    0.1.1
  • Total Downloads:
    661
  • Date Added:
    September 28, 2007
  • File Size:
    6.95KB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    1
  • Operating Systems:
    Windows 2000/XP

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Editors' Review

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It seems like there's a new Firefox add-on created every minute, so users have to be choosy about giving up valuable toolbar real estate. While PHP Lookup effectively leads users to a Web site for term explanations, it takes up more room than we'd like.

PHP Lookup adds another toolbar to your Firefox browser. There's no Help file, but any user interested in PHP will have the skills to operate this search box. Searching for a detailed function explanation is a mere matter of entering a term into PHP Lookup's search box. The add-on opens a PHP.net Web page containing the search term, although, depending on the term, sometimes the results are for the specific function and sometimes the return was a general information page. The search worked fine, but testers' biggest complaint was how much space the toolbar took up. It's small, but there's no method to change the search box size, or to move it to sit on another toolbar.

It's free and takes you to the information you need, but we wished that PHP Lookup's search function could be easily added to the default Firefox search tool instead of adding another toolbar to the browser.

 
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4 stars

"Simple, does what it says it does."

October 01, 2007  |  By crisis1018

 |  Version: PHP Lookup 0.1.1

Pros

Simple, does exactly what it says it does.

Matches rest of default Firefox theme.

Cons

Is not inline with the rest of the toolbar automatically.

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Full Specifications

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What's new in version 0.1.1
This version is the first release on CNET Download.com.
General
Publisher Tom Folta
Publisher web site http://www.folta.info
Release Date September 28, 2007
Date Added September 28, 2007
Version 0.1.1
Category
Category Browsers
Subcategory Firefox Add-ons & Plugins
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows, Windows XP, Windows 2000
Additional Requirements Windows 2000/XP, Firefox 1.5 - 2.0.0
Download Information
File Size 6.95KB
File Name php_lookup-0.1.1-fx.xpi
Popularity
Total Downloads 661
Downloads Last Week 1
Pricing
License Model Free
Limitations Not available
Price Free
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