Super User is a question and answer site for computer enthusiasts and power users. Join them; it only takes a minute:

Sign up
Here's how it works:
  1. Anybody can ask a question
  2. Anybody can answer
  3. The best answers are voted up and rise to the top

Attention! This question is not about auto filling the forms and/or passwords!

In firefox (just like chrome) when I type in s in the address bar, it automatically fill the rest to superuser.com.

What I want is to modify some of these urls entries (e.g. replace superuser.com with http://superuser.com/tags).

My question is, where is(are) the file (files) storing these data in Mac OS X and Ubuntu?

share|improve this question
up vote 1 down vote accepted

The autocomplete popup of the urlbar is populated through a set of queries to the Places database. That's the places.sqlite file, located at your profile directory.

I would advise against editing it, unless you 're sure you know what you 're doing.

Instead, bookmark http://superuser.com/tags and set s as its keyword.

share|improve this answer

You must log in to answer this question.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged .