feature request / rt-click menu item / goto unlinked url in highlight area

RESOLVED EXPIRED

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enhancement
RESOLVED EXPIRED
14 years ago
13 years ago

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(Reporter: fsudia, Assigned: bugzilla)

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14 years ago
User-Agent:       Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:1.7.6) Gecko/20050225 Firefox/1.0.1
Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:1.7.6) Gecko/20050225 Firefox/1.0.1

Many web pages have URLs in text that are not linked and you can't click on
them.  When you select some text and right-click, you can search (google) for
it.  So wouldn't it be great if the selected text is  a URL and you can just
click and GO to it off that same menu?

Copy
Select All
Search Web For "what you selected"
Go to URL: "what you selected"  <<==== !!!!

Obviously this needs some sanity checking, but if you want to remain ahead of
Microsoft, this would impress me.

Thanks for doing this great product.

Reproducible: Always
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Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 13 years ago
Resolution: --- → EXPIRED
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