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Whenever I open a new link in Firefox 20.0.1 followed by minimizing it instantly, Firefox maximizes itself as soon as the new page starts loading....its quite annoying when you are multi-tasking with a number of applications. Is there a way to stop firefox doing that?


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Good question, that indeed sounds annoying. Makes me glad I switched to using tabs instead of windows years ago. – Cody Gray May 23 '13 at 10:09

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