Windows 7 Forums
Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: Firefox Auto Suggest - Enable or Disable

Firefox Auto Suggest - Enable or Disable

How to Enable or Disable Auto Suggest in Firefox
Published by Brink
10 Feb 2013
Published by

How to Enable or Disable Auto Suggest in Firefox

information   Information
This tutorial will show you how to enable or disable the auto suggest address bar drop down list of previously typed valid URLs in Firefox for only your user account in Windows.


EXAMPLE: Auto Suggest Enabled and Disabled in Firefox
Firefox Auto Suggest - Enable or Disable-ff_auto_suggest_enabled.jpg Firefox Auto Suggest - Enable or Disable-ff_auto_suggest_disabled.jpg



Here's How:

1. Open Firefox.

2. In the address bar of Firefox type about:config, and click/tap on the I'll be careful, I promise button. (see screenshot below)
Firefox Auto Suggest - Enable or Disable-ff_auto_suggest-1.jpg
3. Do step 4 or 5 below for what you would like to do.

4. To Enable "Auto Suggest" in Firefox
NOTE: This is the default setting.
A) Scroll down to and double click/tap on browser.urlbar.autocomplete.enabled to have it say true, and go to step 6 below. (see screenshot below step 5)
5. To Disable "Auto Suggest" in Firefox
A) Scroll down to and double click/tap on browser.urlbar.autocomplete.enabled to have it say false, and go to step 6 below. (see screenshot below)
Firefox Auto Suggest - Enable or Disable-ff_auto_suggest_2.jpg
6. When finished, you can close the about:config tab.


That's it,
Shawn




Comment

 Firefox Auto Suggest - Enable or Disable




Tutorial Tools




Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:03 PM.
Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App
  

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33