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I just opened a new tab in firefox. it is not blank

it is showing last visited web sites and etc.

how can i stop this ?

did firefox implement this new thing ? i just re-installed centos
and installed firefox.

my firefox version is: 17.0.8

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Type about:config in your address bar and navigate there. Type browser.newtab.url in the search box and change the value of this parameter to about:blank (Just double click the line to open the prompt). Now restart the browser. Good luck!

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I think I know what you mean. That bugs me to. It's not very obvious, but there's a little button in the top right corner. Click that. Same thing if you ever want to switch back.

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