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Editors' Rating:
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Average User Rating:
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Quick Specs

  • Version:
    1.0b3
  • Total Downloads:
    3,645
  • Date Added:
    Mar. 03, 2011
  • Price:
    Free
  • File Size:
    527.62KB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    0
  • Platform:
    Windows

Editors' Note: The Download Now link will prompt a local download of the Firefox extension. To install the extension directly, open the file using your Firefox browser.

Editors' Review

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Prism lets you take Web-based applications and convert them into desktop applications. While it performed well during our tests, were trying to figure out why anyone would find it necessary.

The programs interface appears as a pop-up window and a blank browser window. There's no Help menu, so we had to play around with it to figure out just what, exactly, it does. Basically, you enter a URL and a name and a shortcut appears in a location of your choice. We chose to place a shortcut on our desktop, and sure enough, when we clicked on it, the corresponding Web site appeared in the Prism browser window. The browser itself is plain and lacks any navigational buttons, which was really frustrating since the app is still Web-based and you can't go back to the last page.

If you could view the pages offline, we could understand the point of this program. From what we understand, the program is still under development. We think its best that you wait until the makers of Prism finish what they've started before you give it a try.

 
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Full Specifications

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What's new in version 1.0b3
Version 1.0b3 fixed Prism fails when web app URI does not have a base domain.
General
Publisher Mozilla Labs
Publisher web site https://mozillalabs.com/
Release Date March 03, 2011
Date Added March 03, 2011
Version 1.0b3
Category
Category Browsers
Subcategory Firefox Add-ons & Plugins
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows 2000/XP/Vista
Additional Requirements Mozilla Firefox 3.0 - 3.6.*
Download Information
File Size 527.62KB
File Name External File
Popularity
Total Downloads 3,645
Downloads Last Week 0
Pricing
License Model Free
Limitations Not available
Price Free

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