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I am using Firefox 12.0. When I click on text on a page, I get a blinking cursor. When I press Home or End, it goes to the start or end of the line.

I want those keys to move the window to the start or end of the page. That's the normal behavior, or used to be, right? I don't know what configuration setting I changed to make it behave like this.

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There are two operation modes with cursor keys in Firefox. One is navigate in pages with cursor keys, and the other is not.

If you have Navigate with Cursor Keys enabled in Options / Advanced / General / Accessibility, then the navigation behaves like a text editor, and home and end go to the beginning and end of line. If you have this disabled, then home and end go to the beginning and end of the page.

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