Stay safe while browsing is difficult but not impossible. Today’s website trying to get information about your location. For this they popups know your location notification to you and when you allow them. They will get your location from the browser and it will send to their servers.
If you are using Firefox its not as simple as Google Chrome to stop snooping but it’s not too difficult. Let’s do this.
Step 1. In URL bar type “about:config” and hit Enter. It will show a warning saying that “This might void your warranty!” Ignore it and click on “I accept the risk!” button. Now you will see all the configuration for Firefox.
Step 2. Now search for “geo.enabled”. By default status of geo.enabled is default and value is true.
Step 3. Now double click on “geo.enabled”. It will change the status of geo.enabled from default to user set and value from true to false.
Well done. You just stopped all the popup of websites requests from asking your location on Mozilla Firefox.
KRISHAN KUMAR TONGARIA109 posts 0 comments