Extensions for Firefox for Android

The following articles provide help with developing extensions for Firefox on Android. In addition, please refer to the general extension documentation that applies to all Mozilla applications.

Documentation

Tutorials
Walkthrough
Developing, packaging and installing a simple add-on for Firefox for Android.
Initialization and Cleanup
How to initialize your add-on when it is started and clean up when it is shut down.
Creating a UI
A quick guide to using the NativeWindow API to create user interface components.
Interacting with the Browser
A quick guide to using the BrowserApp API to access browser tabs and the web content they host.
API Reference & Code Samples
NativeWindow
Create native Android UI widgets.
BrowserApp
Access browser tabs and the web content they host.
Code Snippets
Code samples for common tasks
Modules
Prompt.jsm
Show native Android dialogs
HelperApps.jsm
Query and launch native apps installed on the system
Notifications.jsm
Use extended properties for Android system notifications.

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