QuietUrl is a Firefox extension born to make all url-related tasks less painful, more intuitive and stress-free.

Current Version:   - 19 January 2013


  • Automatically open obfuscated/mistyped urls
  • Use of regular expressions to define url conversion rules
  • Maintain content-type when opening custom protocols
  • Automatically obfuscate urls typed into forum text-boxes (per-domain)
  • Automatic anchor creation on textual url hovering (no refer) "AutoUrl"
  • Smart anchor creation on partial url hovering (no refer) "SmartUrl"
  • Url bar directory tree fast select mode on mouse move
  • History control allowing marking urls as visited/unvisited

You can find the add-on both on the Mozilla add-on website here or, because often Mozilla is very slow in the review process, you can download the very latest version from this same website, here.


Video Tutorial

You can also download the video above in higher quality from the list below. I highly suggest to do so as the streaming version got hugely decreased in quality and readability due to the conversion.