Third-Party Software Compatibility

View a chart of common products (such as toolbars and anti-virus software) and their current level of compatibility with Rapattoni MLS.

Browsers

Firefox Browser Add-On

Software Version OS Browser Version Compatability
AOL Search 20110428 Windows 7 Firefox 11 Firefox 12 Yes. 

Description: No issues currently reported, no configuration currently necessary 

Notes: Includes AOL as a search engine for the search bar in Firefox
Adblock Plus 2.0.3; 1.3.10; 0.6.7 Windows 7 Firefox 11 Firefox 12 Yes. 

Description: No issues currently reported, no configuration currently necessary
Amazon Toolbar 2.11 Windows 7 Firefox 11 Firefox 12 No. 

Description: Intermittent slowness with report selection page and running a report. This add-on may still be used if this is not an issue for you. 

Notes: A web search and navigation add-on
Amplify 3.0.0 Windows 7 Firefox 11 Firefox 12 Yes. 

Description: No issues currently reported, no configuration currently necessary 

Notes: A tool for sharing web content
AniWeather 0.8.12; 0.8.23; 0.8.29; 0.8.32 Windows 7 Firefox 11 Firefox 12 Yes. 

Description: No issues currently reported, no configuration currently necessary 

Notes: When the Menu Bar is displayed for Firefox, the AniWeather add-on will be displayed in the upper right corner of the Firefox window.
CoolPreviews 3.2; 3.5 Windows 7 Firefox 9 Firefox 11 Firefox 12 Yes. 

Description: No issues currently reported, no configuration currently necessary 

Notes: Allows you to preview links and images without leaving your current page by hovering over the link. This does not work for the MLS, but also does not seem to affect the MLS.
DownThemAll! 2.0.7; 2.0.12; 2.0.13 Windows 7 Firefox 11 Firefox 12 Yes. 

Description: No issues currently reported, no configuration currently necessary 

Notes: A download manager/accelerator
Download Statusbar 0.9.8; 0.9.10 Windows 7 Firefox 11 Firefox 12 Yes. 

Description: No issues currently reported, no configuration currently necessary 

Notes: Allows you to view and manage downloads from a statusbar
Easy YouTube Video Downloader 5.6; 5.9; 6.0 Windows 7 Firefox 11 Firefox 12 Yes. 

Description: No issues currently reported, no configuration currently necessary 

Notes: Makes downloading YouTube videos easier. This was tested using with the free version of Easy YouTube Video Downloader.
Echofon for Twitter 1.9.7.3; 2.3.5; 2.4.2 Windows 7 Firefox 11 Firefox 12 Yes. 

Description: No issues currently reported, no configuration currently necessary 

Notes: Notifies you of your friends' tweets on Twitter
Feedly 5.5; 9.1 Windows 7 Firefox 11 Firefox 12 Yes. 

Description: No issues currently reported, no configuration currently necessary 

Notes: Creates a magazine-like start page containing your feeds
Fire.fm 1.4.14 Windows 7 Firefox 11 Firefox 12 No. 

Description: This causes some loading issues with the Map Explorer of the MLS. This add-on must be disabled for full functionality of the Map Explorer.
FireFTP 1.99.5; 2.0.1; 2.0.4 Windows 7 Firefox 11 Firefox 12 Yes. 

Description: No issues currently reported, no configuration currently necessary 

Notes: A secure and intuitive cross-platform FTP/SFTP client for Firefox
Firebug 1.8.3; 1.9.0; 1.9.1 Windows 7 Firefox 11 Firefox 12 Yes. 

Description: No issues currently reported, no configuration currently necessary. But we do not suggest using this add-on while in the MLS, it may cause unexpected results. 

Notes: A developer add-on for any page viewed with Firefox.
Flagfox 4.1.7; 4.1.11; 4.1.14 Windows 7 Firefox 11 Firefox 12 Yes. 

Description: No issues currently reported, no configuration currently necessary 

Notes: A country flag is displayed in the address bar, depicting the location of the current website's server
FlashGot 1.3.3; 1.3.7; 1.4.3 Windows 7 Firefox 11 Firefox 12 Yes. 

Description: No issues currently reported, no configuration currently necessary 

Notes: A tool for web context extraction
Flashblock 1.5.15.1 Windows 7 Firefox 9 Firefox 10 Firefox 11 Firefox 12 No. 

Description: This causes some loading issues with the Map Explorer of the MLS. This add-on must be disabled for full functionality of the Map Explorer.  

Some animations on the login page of the MLS may not appear until the play button is clicked. 

Notes: Blocks all flash content from loading, allows you to view it at your discretion.
FoxTab 1.4.4; 1.4.5 Windows 7 Firefox 9 Firefox 11 Firefox 12 Yes. 

Description: No issues currently reported, no configuration currently necessary 

Notes: Integrates 3D functionality to Firefox
FoxyProxy Standard 2.22.5; 3.4 Windows 7 Firefox 10 Yes. 

Description: No issues currently reported, no configuration currently necessary
Greasemonkey 0.8.20100408.6; 0.9.12; 0.9.15, 0.9.18 Windows 7 Firefox 10 Firefox 12 Yes. 

Description: No issues currently reported, no configuration currently necessary 

Notes: Allows you to customize the way a web page displays or behaves, by using small bits of JavaScript
ImTranslator - Online Translator, Dictionary, TTS 4.5; 4.9 Windows 7 Firefox 10 Yes. 

Description: No issues currently reported, no configuration currently necessary 

Notes: Provides convenient access to the online translation for over 50 languages
InvisibleHand 3.1.5; 3.5.52 Windows 7 Firefox 10 Yes. 

Description: No issues currently reported, no configuration currently necessary 

Notes: An add-on which compares flight prices
LastPass Password Manager 1.73.0; 1.80.0 Windows 7 Firefox 10 Yes. 

Description: No issues currently reported, no configuration currently necessary 

Notes: An online password manager and form filler  

v1.73.0 was tested with Safari 5 on Windows 7  
v1.74.0 was tested with Firefox 7 on Windows 7  
v. 1.80.0 was tested with Firefox 10 on Windows 7
No-Script 2.0.5.1; 2.1.5; 2.2.8 Windows 7 Firefox 9 Firefox 10 No. 

Description: This add-on blocks all scripting from the MLS, preventing the login boxes or login option from appearing on the login screen. This add-on must be disabled for full MLS functionality.  

While testing, we have added *.rapmls.com to the whitelist for this add-on, but that does not resolve the issue. 

Notes: Blocks scripts from running on web pages
Personas Plus 1.6.2 Windows 7 Firefox 10 Yes - With Configuraton. 

Description: Not all personas are guaranteed to be fully compatible with the MLS. In some cases, disabling a theme has resolved issues in the MLS with reports and mapping.
Pixlr Grabber 2.11 Windows 7 Firefox 10 Yes. 

Description: No issues currently reported, no configuration currently necessary 

Notes: An add-on which makes grabbing screenshots easier
QuickDrag 2.1.3.21 Windows 7 Firefox 10 Yes. 

Description: No issues currently reported, no configuration currently necessary 

Notes: An add-on which adds more functioanlity to the drag-and-drop mouse gesture
Read It Later 2.1.1; 2.1.4 Windows 7 Firefox 10 Yes. 

Description: No issues currently reported, no configuration currently necessary 

Notes: A bookmark manager
ReminderFox 1.9.9.3.1; 1.9.9.5 Windows 7 Firefox 10 Yes. 

Description: No issues currently reported, no configuration currently necessary
Tab Mix Plus 0.3.8.6; 0.3.8.7 Windows 7 Firefox 10 Yes. 

Description: No issues currently reported, no configuration currently necessary 

Notes: An add-on that enahances Firefox's tab browsing capabilities
Targeted Advertising Cookie Opt-Out (TACO) 4.40 Windows 7 Firefox 7 Yes. 

Description: No issues currently reported, no configuration currently necessary 

Notes: v4.40 is being researched on MAC OS 10.6
The Search Sidebar 1.4 Windows 7 Firefox 4 Yes. 

Description: No issues currently reported, no configuration currently necessary
TinEye Reverse Image Search Windows 7 Firefox 4 Yes. 

Description: No issues currently reported, no configuration currently necessary
Video DownloadHelper 4.8.6; 4.95; 4.9.8 Windows 7 Firefox 9 Yes. 

Description: No issues currently reported, no configuration currently necessary 

Notes: A tool for web content extraction
WOT - Know Which Websites to Trust 20100908; 20110323; 20110704 Windows 7 Firefox 4 Firefox 7 Yes. 

Description: v20110323: While on the MLS, make sure the ratings are at least set to Good or Excellent via the WOT icon found next to the address bar  

v20110704: This version does not require a minimum rating to access the MLS 

Notes: Shows you which websites are trustworthy, based on millions of users' experiences
Web Developer 1.1.9 Windows 7 Firefox 7 Yes - With Configuraton. 

Description: Avoid using these tools when logged into the MLS, using them may cause unwanted results. 

Notes: Adds various web developer tools to a web browser
WindowShopper - Price Comparison for Firefox 1.2.0.10 Windows 7 Firefox 4 Yes. 

Description: No issues currently reported, no configuration currently necessary
Xmarks Sync 3.9.8 Windows 7 Firefox 4 Yes. 

Description: No issues currently reported, no configuration currently necessary
Yahoo! 2.3.8.20110620112826 Windows 7 Firefox 6 Firefox 7 Yes. 

Description: No issues currently reported, no configuration currently necessary
Yoono 7.6.14 Windows 7 Firefox 7 Yes - With Configuraton. 

Description: If your screen resolution is at the minimum supported by the MLS (1024x768), this may affect the appearance and functionality of the MLS  

If there is not enough space on the screen for the MLS to display properly, we cannot guarantee that all menu items will function 

Notes: An instant messenger that appears as a sidebar in Firefox for popular social networks

Internet Explorer Browser Add-On

Software Version OS Browser Version Compatability
DAEMON Tools Toolbar 1.1.4 Windows Vista Internet Explorer 8 No. 

Description: This add-on prevents some pages from loading (white/blank page when revising a listing). This add-on must be disabled in order to view/revise an MLS listing.  

To remove:  
Tools > Manage Add-ons > Select each DAEMON add-on > Disable > Close > Close all Internet Explorer Windows > Try logging into the MLS again and reloading previously blocked pages 

Notes: A DAEMON toolbar providing quicker access to DAEMON tools, allows the user to search the web, listen to music, view weather, translate words/text, etc
Google Windows 7 Internet Explorer 8 Yes - With Configuraton. 

Description: The pop-up blocker has been known to block reports or lookup windows from appearing. To configure:  

Click on the pop up blocker while in the MLS to allow pop-ups from *.rapmls.com.  

The Auto-Complete fuction for the Google toolbar cancels out the Auto-Complete fuction for Internet Explorer. This may prevent any "remembered" data from appearing under a text field (ex. e-mail addresses when sending an e-mail from the MLS). To configure:  

Clock on the wench icon, found on the far right side of the tool bar. Select the Auto-Fill tab on the left, uncheck autofill at the top.

Toolbars

Software Version OS Browser Version Compatability
Simpull Toolbar 1.0.0.9 Windows 7 Internet Explorer 8 No. 

Description: This add-on interferes with logging into the MLS, you are often sent back to the login page. This add-on must be disabled in order to avoid login issues.  

To remove:  
Tools > Manage Add-ons > Select all Simpull add-ons > Disable > Close > Close all Internet Explorer Windows > Try logging into the MLS again 

Notes: Allows you to search the web through this toolbar.

Safari Browser Add-On

Software Version OS Browser Version Compatability
ComicSans Be Gone 1.5 Windows 7 Safari 5 Yes. 

Description: No issues currently reported, no configuration currently necessary 

Notes: Replaces all occurrences of the Comic Sans MS and Arial fonts on any webpage with Helvetica
CussOff 1.1 Windows 7 Safari 5 Yes. 

Description: No issues currently reported, no configuration currently necessary 

Notes: This blocks swear and profanity words from appears on webpages, replacing them with asterisks
Ghostery 1.0.0 Windows 7 Safari 5 Yes. 

Description: No issues currently reported, no configuration currently necessary 

Notes: This helps you detect third party page elements on a website
GoogleFonts in Safari 1.1 Windows 7 Safari 5 Yes. 

Description: No issues currently reported, no configuration currently necessary 

Notes: Allows you to change the default font of websites to any front from the Google Font Directory
JavaScript Blacklist 1.0.1 Windows 7 Safari 5 Yes - With Configuraton. 

Description: Ensure the MLS URLs (*.metrolist.net, *.neohrex.com, *rapmls.com) are removed/not entered in the list of websites for this add-on to block scripts from.  

If the MLS addresses above are entered in this add-ons list of websites to block scripts from, you will not be able to login to the MLS. Either no login boxes will appear or no login option will appear.  

Configuration directions:  
Mac: Safari > Preferences > Extensions > remove MLS URLs  

PC: Gear icon > Preferences > Extensions > remove MLS URLs  



Notes: This lets you block scripts from a customizable list of domains  
LastPass Password Manager 1.73.0; 1.80.0 Windows 7 Safari 5 Yes. 

Description: No issues currently reported, no configuration currently necessary 

Notes: An online password manager and form filler  

v1.73.0 was tested with Safari 5 on Windows 7  
v1.74.0 was tested with Firefox 7 on Windows 7  
v. 1.80.0 was tested with Firefox 10 on Windows 7
Mitto Password Manager 1.0 Windows 7 Safari 5 Yes. 

Description: No issues currently reported, no configuration currently necessary 

Notes: Works with Mitto, an online password manager
RoboForm Online 1.0.2 Windows 7 Safari 5 Yes. 

Description: No issues currently reported, no configuration currently necessary 

Notes: Keeps all logins completely in sync

Chrome Browser Add-On

Software Version OS Browser Version Compatability
AdBlock 2.5.14 Windows 7 Chrome Yes - With Configuraton. 

Description: When on any page in the MLS, you must click on the AdBlock icon in the menu bar and tell it not to run on that page. This should be done on all pages of the MLS, so the user may utilize all features of the MLS.

Third-Party Software Anti-Spyware

Software Version OS Compatability
Spybot Windows XP Yes. 

Description: No issues currently reported, no configuration currently necessary
Windows Defender Windows XP; Windows Vista; Windows 7 Yes. 

Description: No issues currently reported, no configuration currently necessary

Anti-Virus

Software Version OS Compatability
AVG 2011, 2012 Windows XP; Windows Vista; Windows 7 Yes - With Configuraton. 

Description: A Recent Update to AVG 2011 causes pages to expire in the MLS when running a report or sending an e-mail.  

In some cases, disabling the Link Scanner function of AVG has resolved the issue, but we have found that using the Mozilla Firefox web browser works around pages expiring without having to disable any anti-virus features.
Ad-Aware 95 Windows XP; Windows 7 Researching. 

Description: No issues currently reported, no configuration currently necessary 

Notes: Anti-virus with anti-spyware
Avast! 4.8 Home Edition; 7 Windows XP; Windows Vista; Windows 7 Yes. 

Description: No issues currently reported, no configuration currently necessary
Avira Free Antivirus 12.0.0.870; 12.0.0.898 Windows 7 Yes. 

Description: No issues currently reported, no configuration currently necessary
Bit Defender Total Security 2012 2009; 2010 Build 13.0.19 Windows XP Researching. 

Description: 2009 is compatible with configuration, but 2010 is not compatible.  

For v2009:  
Right click on the icon in the system tray > click show > on the left click the tab for Antivirus > at the bottom uncheck Enable Antiphishing for Microsoft Windows Live messanger and Yahoo Messenger. 

Notes: This software requires that you sign up for services at cost, rather than paying for the anti-virus.
CA Anti-Virus Plus 7.0.0.279 Windows XP Yes - With Configuraton. 

Description: Older versions of CA Security (2009/2010) have not function well with the MLS (logging in, running searches, running reports). We have found that disabling features of CA Security has worked for some MLS users, but this is not guaranteed for all.  
To configure:  
You may disable Cookie Control and Spam Protection, but we recommend using another anti-virus to avoid disabling protective anti-virus features. 

Notes: The newest version of CA Security doesn't seem to have any issues with the MLS. Some MLS users with CA Security are able to run the MLS perfectly with this anti-virus.
ESET Smart Security 5 5.0.95 Windows XP Yes. 

Description: No issues currently reported, no configuration currently necessary 

Notes: By NOD32
HP Toolbar Windows XP No. 

Description: This add-on may prevent the homepage from loading, showing only a blue page. This issue is intermittent, but must be disabled in some cases to view the MLS home page. To configure:  

Tools > Manage Add-ons > Select each HP add-on > Disable > Close > Close all Internet Explorer Windows > Try logging into the MLS again and reloading previously blocked pages 

Notes: An HP toolbar providing quicker access to HP tools, allows the user to search the web, listen to music, view weather, translate words/text, etc.
Kaspersky Internet Security 2012 12.0.0.374(a.b.c.d.e) Windows XP; Windows 7 Yes - With Configuraton. 

Description: Kaspersky Anti Virus is known to block users from uploading listing photos. Others receive a clock error message when attempting to Upload/Manage photos for a listing.  

To configure:  
Open Kaspersky > My Protection tab > Online Activity > Anti-Banner> Deselect "Enable Anti-Banner" or "Banner Ad Blocker".
McAfee Windows XP Researching. 

Description: In some cases you may have to disable The HTTP 1.1 settings for Internet Explorer. McAfee's proxy filter has been known to interfere with these settings.  

To configure:  
Open Internet Explorer > Tools > Internet Options > Advanced > Deselect the option to Use HTTP 1.1 > Apply > OK > Close all instances of Internet Explorer > Try the MLS again 

Notes: The trial version of this software requires credit card information.
Microsoft Forefront Endpoint Protection 2010 2.0.657.0 Windows 7 Yes.
Microsoft Security Essentials 2.1.1116.0 Windows XP Yes. 

Description: No issues currently reported, no configuration currently necessary
Norton Internet Security 2012 19.1.0.28 Windows XP Yes. 

Description: No issues currently reported, no configuration currently necessary
Panda Antivirus Pro 2012 11.01.00 Windows XP Yes. 

Description: No issues currently reported, no configuration currently necessary
ZoneAlarm Extreme Security 10.1.065.000 Windows XP Yes. 

Description: No issues currently reported, no configuration currently necessary