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The above bookmark used to let me search Google Images by typing goimg mysearchterms in the address bar, in Firefox.

Now, I get this.

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Obviously, Google has changed something. But, I can't figure out what. Additionally, from the current URL format, I can't decipher which bits are necessary to perform a search from the address bar and which are fluff.

The below URLs are for the following search terms, in order: "google", "myspace", "twitter".




What parts of that do I need to add to the Bookmark's "Location", and which bits can be left out?


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Through trial and error, I believe the Location should be:

  • I'd tried it with &q=%s and tbm=isch swapped already, and that produced odd results, but this way does seem to work. Thanks!
    – Iszi
    Dec 7, 2011 at 18:56
  • .../search?q=%s&tbm=isch should also work. Dec 7, 2011 at 20:01

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