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Firefox's Quick Find, activated with ‘/’, is a feature that I really don't use and the key conflicts with access keys in certain web sites (namely Pinboard and ScalaDoc). How can I disable this feature or at least its access key?

I have tried Customizable Shortcuts, but it does not seem to let me change this shortcut.

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It's unfortunate that Firefox's plugin architecture doesn't allow sufficient access to create any kind of hotkey rebinding extension. I fought with this issue a great deal and eventually switched to a different browser because of it. – Fopedush May 16 '12 at 16:00
Which version of Firefox? – iglvzx May 16 '12 at 21:25
@iglvzx FF 12.0 – Michael Ekstrand May 19 '12 at 20:53

Try setting searchkeys.disable.all in about:config as true.

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No dice - set the setting, restarted Firefox, and the search keys are still present & working :( – Michael Ekstrand May 16 '12 at 16:16
Cheers worked for me! – David K Mar 14 '13 at 21:09

There is an "unofficial" plugin called SearchHotKeys available here: (it's about 3/4 down the rather large page). It seems to do the trick (I have FF 12.0 and it worked for me).

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