Funny trick on Firefox:
- Open Mozilla Firefox
- In the address bar, type “about:robots“
- Press enter
there will be a funny message like:
This works on Firefox 3 and above
But, what is Klaatu barada nikto ? – written at the title bar of the page. ?
It is a phrase from the 1951 science fiction film – “The Day the Earth Stood Still”, Klaatu is the name of the humanoid alien protagonist in the movie. Its kind of safe word to atop a destructive force,but the actual interpretation is debatable.
There are some other similar Tricks on Firefox, try typing these in Firefox address bar and see the trick:
- about:mozilla (this works on all versions of Mozilla)
and some other inside stuff which you might not find usually:
on clicking the about:config, Firefox shows some warning like: –>
Why this works?
Actually About: is a URI scheme in browsers which is used to display some built-in functions. More on URI schemes: