Installing the Read&Write Plugin for Firefox

If the Read&Write Firefox add-on has not previously been installed you will be prompted to install the plugin when using Read&Write 6 with Firefox

Please close Read&Write from the Mac menu by quitting before following the steps below

Read&Write quit window


1) Open Firefox and download the FirefoxHighlighter.xpifile

Firefox Mac FTP Link

Click the FirefoxHighlighter.xpi link to download

2) You will then see a message that Firefox has prevented the download from installing:

Firefox FTP Allow screen

Click Allow to install the plugin


3) You will then be prompted to install the plugin:

Firefox FTP install window

Click Install to complete the process


4) Close Firefox from the Mac menu by quitting

5) Restart Firefox and launch Read&Write. Read&Write will now function with Firefox