I'm trying to record a screencast that involves searching something on a website. Unfortunately, when I start typing the term, suggestions appear. How do I prevent these from showing?

I tried deleting the .mozilla directory, without success.

I'm on linux, ubuntu 18.04.

I need a solution either for chrome or firefox, not both.

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In Firefox there's an option "display search suggestions" in search preferences; just navigate to


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