Google Desktop Suggest in Firefox
I am developing a Google Desktop Suggest Firefox plugin, that works similar to Google Suggest and the Google Deskbar that comes with Google Desktop. This plugin would provide the suggestions directly in the Firefox search box.
Status of the Google Desktop Suggest project
An .xpi file is a regular .zip file with a special structure. Rename the downloaded file to google-desktop-suggest.zip to view the contents. To make the current version work on your system, you will have to edit two files so that they contain your Google Desktop key. These files are:
In both files replace the string S0meL3tt3rsAndNumb3rs with your Google Desktop key. Your key is the string between &s= and ?q= in the url you obtained on the Integrate Google Desktop into Firefox page.
For example your key is S0meL3tt3rsAndNumb3rs if your url is:
The following issues are outstanding:
The meat of the code is in the components/suggest.js file, so probably that is where you want to look first.
Please email me if you need help getting this to work, or if you would like to contribute code to this project: horopter(at)gmail.com