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Editors' Rating:
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Average User Rating:
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Quick Specs

  • Version:
    1.5.9
  • Total Downloads:
    4,205
  • Date Added:
    Apr. 15, 2009
  • Price:
    Free
  • File Size:
    108.4KB
  • 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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Cleeki's Select-n-Go add-on for Firefox is one of many extensions that attempts to solve the problem of looking up information engendered from the content of a Web page, without leaving your current tab. Highlight a word on a Web page to see a tiny blue button pop out below (if the word is on Wikipedia, you'll see a small Wikipedia logo float above.) Click the blue button to open a menu stuffed with more icons that will initiate a search for the word when you click them--including Wikipedia, Google, Yahoo, The Free Dictionary, and Amazon. Not only do the results show up in a compact window that pops up on your screen, you'll also be able to bookmark the page, start a blog post, or share it through e-mail, IM, and various social networking services, like Facebook, MySpace, Twitter, and FriendFeed. We just wish we didn't have to log into each account in order to use them from Cleeki.

As a bonus, if you highlight a hyperlink, a similar button hovers below. Click it and you'll be able to preview the Web page without committing to opening a new tab.

Just about everything in Select-n-Go is customizable, from the number of active search channels you've got, to the color of the results window. Don't like having to press the button to see your search choices? No problem--you can set the menu to appear every time you highlight a word. The app's plush feature set and unobtrusive interface make it a shoo-in for those who frequently launch spin-off searches while browsing the Web.

 
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Full Specifications

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General
Publisher Cleeki
Publisher web site http://www.cleeki.com
Release Date April 15, 2009
Date Added April 15, 2009
Version 1.5.9
Category
Category Browsers
Subcategory Firefox Add-ons & Plugins
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows 2000/XP/2003/Vista/Server 2008/7
Additional Requirements Firefox 1.5-3.6a1pre
Download Information
File Size 108.4KB
File Name External File
Popularity
Total Downloads 4,205
Downloads Last Week 0
Pricing
License Model Free
Limitations Not available
Price Free

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