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How to configure the search bar over the most visited sites on the “new” page in Firefox?

I'd like to use the search bar over the most visited sites tiles on the "new tab" page in Firefox. But currently, my search requests (e.g. "test") get redirected to Yahoo! and a land on the Yahoo! ...
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How do you hide the Extended Validation text in Firefox?

Certain sites have Extended Validation certificates. On top of the normal lock symbol, Firefox also shows the Organization name next to the lock symbol in green text. This gives users a nice, warm, ...
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Old settings for Firefox Sync in Firefox 29

Is there a way to configure Firefox 29 to work with an self-hosted fsyncms-Server by editing e.g. some settings in about:config? I can use my server by installing an older version of Firefox and ...
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Preventing redirect to router/proxy (firefox, keyword.url)

I keep getting redirected to my router page (at home) and a squid proxy server here when entering, e.g. "superuser" in the Address Bar. How do I make Firefox conform to its Keyword.URL; which I've ...
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Enabling address bar focus on new tab in firefox

A bit of malware recently overwrote a load of about:config settings in firefox. I've managed to reset them all apart from that when I open a new tab the address bar is no longer focused. Does anyone ...
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Where is the about:config box in Thunderbird 17?

Where is the about:config box in Thunderbird 17? I have looked under the Tools Menu and it doesn't seem to be there. Is there a way to bring up a URL box in Thunderbird I don't know about?
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What are all the about: pages of Mozilla Firefox? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Reference for all “about”/“chrome” address bar strings for Firefox and Chrome I know about:home, about:robots, about:config and some others, but is there somewhere a ...
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How do I make firefox's pagedown just go to the next page

I'm running Debian on a 400MHz machine, so everything's quite slow. When I press PgDn, I see two or three flashes of what the page should look like as it's scrolling down to the next page (I assume ...
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How to remove a about:config entry on Firefox?

When trying to activate Webgl on Firefox, I misspelled "Webgl" and wrote "Weblg". I tried to remove it from about:config with delete key or seeing right mouse click options on it, but without ...
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Adding newlines in Thunderbird config editor?

How can I add newlines to values in Thunderbird's config editor? I ask because in the latest update, with reply_on_top set to 1, there is no additional line break added before the quoted message, and ...
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16.5 Font Size in Firefox

I'm using Bitstream Vera Sans as the sans-serif font in Firefox 11.0 beta for Windows 7 x64. There is a drastic jump in size from 16(pt?) to 17(pt?), to the point where 16 is barely legible, and 17 ...
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Scrolling horizontally with a regular mouse on Firefox 8

Sorry for my poor English (I'm learning it). I've searched on Google and on Super User any way to configure Firefox 8 to scroll horizontally with a regular mouse (2 buttons + scroll wheel), but I ...
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How to prevent Firefox from closing when app tabs are open?

Is there any way, via about:config or otherwise, to prevent Firefox from closing when app tabs are open? I'm using Firefox 5.0.1 and 8.0a1 nightly.
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Stop Firefox from opening Add-ons dialog after every update?

Every time I install or update an add-on, Firefox then pops open the add-ons dialog after the next time the browser starts. I have never ever had a use for this, it's just another popup window for me ...
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How to stop firefox from mangling domain names?

When I type in http://example/ firefox rewites the url to http://www.example.com/. Is there any way to fix this behavior without recompiling firefox? I suspect something in about:config will help, ...
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Is there a website for redirecting to odd protocols from http?

For instance, if you click a URL with the apt: protocol in Ubuntu, it will install a package from your repository: Install firefox As you can see, this doesn't work on StackExchange, despite the ...
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Re-enable animated GIF display in Firefox?

I'm using Firefox 2.0.0.17. I had disabled image looping (GIF animation) so that images only looped once. Now I want to turn the default looping behavior back on, so I reset image.animation_mode back ...
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How would I go about modifying Firefox's about:config settings via an external .bat file?

I would like to change the value of a particular about:config property via a script external to Firefox. Have any of you tried this before? I've read that you can modify "prefs.js", but I was ...
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Firefox Download limit

I know you can queue up all the downloads in firefox and if you keep adding them, they just keep downloading. I know I can pause a download and let one finish and then start the other one. But is ...