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in my Firefox under Plugins i have a "iTunes Application Detector". I know, I can disable it but how to remove it? Btw. how could it get there? Was it eventually restored by Firefox sync?

Anyway, there is no iTunes in Linux and I dont use iTunes. So how to get rid of it?

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What version of Firefox? I'm on the latest stable (16.0.1) and I don't have this. – Tom Brossman Oct 16 '12 at 15:30
I'm curious why you're removing it. What problems does it cause? It should be on a standard installation, and it is useful for two things: When you go to a iTunes podcast or iTunesU podcast, it doesn't redirect to the "Install iTunes" page (which is useless for Ubuntu), and it enables sending it to Tunesviewer or Rhythmbox. – NoBugs Apr 10 '13 at 1:34
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This plugin is installed by the music player. Removing the package rhythmbox-mozilla uninstalls the plugin.

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