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[Attn: Admin - Joni] How about <34 content? ... and "Quick search" question

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  1. Lan 187 posts
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    Are you going to leave this article without <34 content or are you planning to add it?

    Are you going to leave this article without <34 content or are you planning to add it?
  2. AliceWyman 5124 posts
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    I added "[Attn: Admin - Joni]" to the thread title but maybe you should be more specific about what content is missing that was previously in the original Search the Web on Firefox article that this article was copied from.

    I added "[Attn: Admin - Joni]" to the thread title but maybe you should be more specific about what content is missing that was previously in the original [[Use the Search bar in Firefox]] article that this article was copied from.
  3. Lan 187 posts
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    I made a new revision to add content from https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/use-search-bar-firefox/revision/96024

    Please review carefully and edit it if needed, I'm not sure about some changes I've made.

    I made a new revision to add content from https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/use-search-bar-firefox/revision/96024 Please review carefully and edit it if needed, I'm not sure about some changes I've made.
  4. AliceWyman 5124 posts
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    Marko said

    I made a new revision to add content from https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/use-search-bar-firefox/revision/96024 Please review carefully and edit it if needed, I'm not sure about some changes I've made.

    You can't remove a search engine in Firefox 34 (you can only hide it). This ability was added back in Firefox 35. See bug 1102513 and this discussion: https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/use-search-bar-firefox/discuss/5679 [Fx 35/36] Review changes in bug 1106559 - Improve the search preference UI (was: [Fx34] Remove search engines)

    ''Marko [[#post-12495|said]]'' <blockquote> I made a new revision to add content from https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/use-search-bar-firefox/revision/96024 Please review carefully and edit it if needed, I'm not sure about some changes I've made. </blockquote> You can't remove a search engine in Firefox 34 (you can only hide it). This ability was added back in Firefox 35. See [https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1102513 bug 1102513] and this discussion: https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/use-search-bar-firefox/discuss/5679 [Fx 35/36] Review changes in bug 1106559 - Improve the search preference UI (was: [Fx34] Remove search engines)
  5. AliceWyman 5124 posts
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    I made a new edit that's pending review.

    I made a new edit that's pending review.
  6. Lan 187 posts
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    Thank you!

    Thank you!
  7. AliceWyman 5124 posts
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    You're welcome, Marko.

    Should I approve it or should we wait for Joni?

    You're welcome, Marko. Should I approve it or should we wait for Joni?
  8. AliceWyman 5124 posts
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    AliceWyman said

    Should I approve it or should we wait for Joni?

    Before I approve it, I have a question about the opening sentence for this article: Quick search is easily customizable, so you can add and remove your search engines in just a few clicks.

    What does "Quick search" mean in that sentence? Joni wrote that when she first created this article.

    The Search the Web on Firefox article also starts off {for fx34} Access all your favorite search engines conveniently through Firefox's quick search bar. (The opening paragraph {for not fx34} just says "Firefox's built-in Search bar.") Joni included the phrase "quick search bar" in her Aug 4 2015 revision to that article.

    Should we replace "Quick search" with "The Firefox Search bar" in this article? What about the "quick search bar" phrase used in the other article?

    Note: Using "Quick search" or "quick search bar" can be confusing to users. One site I found describes a Firefox Quick Search as an address bar Keyword search that you set up for a particular website search. That's covered in How to search IMDB, Wikipedia and more from the address bar. A "Quick search" could also mean any address bar search, which uses the default search engine. That's covered in the Search the web from the address bar article. The How to search the contents of the current page for text or links is about the "Quick Find" feature.

    ''AliceWyman [[#post-12501|said]]'' <blockquote> Should I approve it or should we wait for Joni? </blockquote> Before I approve it, I have a question about the opening sentence for this article: ''Quick search is easily customizable, so you can add and remove your search engines in just a few clicks. What does "Quick search" mean in that sentence? Joni wrote that when she first created this article. The [[Use the search bar in Firefox]] article also starts off {for fx34} ''Access all your favorite search engines conveniently through Firefox's quick search bar.'' (The opening paragraph {for not fx34} just says "Firefox's built-in Search bar.") Joni included the phrase "quick search bar" in her [https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/use-search-bar-firefox/revision/101258 Aug 4 2015 revision] to that article. Should we replace "Quick search" with "The Firefox Search bar" in this article? What about the "quick search bar" phrase used in the other article? <sub>Note: Using "Quick search" or "quick search bar" can be confusing to users. [http://www.makeuseof.com/tag/firefox-quick-searches-you-should-set-up/ One site I found] describes a Firefox Quick Search as an address bar Keyword search that you set up for a particular website search. That's covered in [[How to search IMDB, Wikipedia and more from the address bar]]. A "Quick search" could also mean any address bar search, which uses the default search engine. That's covered in the [[Search the web from the address bar]] article. The [[How to search the contents of the current page for text or links]] is about the "Quick Find" feature. </sub>
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  9. AliceWyman 5124 posts
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    I made another revision to replace the opening sentence in this article, Quick search is easily customizable, so you can add and remove your search engines in just a few clicks. with the following:


    Firefox comes with a number of available search engines by default. You can add or remove the search engines that Firefox uses in just a few clicks.


    P.S. I also have a revision pending to the Search the Web on Firefox article, to change "quick search bar" to "Search bar".

    I made another revision to replace the opening sentence in this article, ''Quick search is easily customizable, so you can add and remove your search engines in just a few clicks.'' with the following: ----- Firefox comes with a number of [[Change your default search settings in Firefox#w_available-search-engines|available search engines]] by default. You can add or remove the search engines that Firefox uses in just a few clicks. ----- P.S. I also have a revision pending to the [[Use the search bar in Firefox]] article, to change "quick search bar" to "Search bar".
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  10. AliceWyman 5124 posts
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    AliceWyman said

    I made another revision to replace the opening sentence in this article, Quick search is easily customizable, so you can add and remove your search engines in just a few clicks. with the following:

    Firefox comes with a number of available search engines by default. You can add or remove the search engines that Firefox uses in just a few clicks.


    <snip>

    I approved my pending revision and marked it ready to localize.

    ''AliceWyman [[#post-12509|said]]'' <blockquote> I made another revision to replace the opening sentence in this article, ''Quick search is easily customizable, so you can add and remove your search engines in just a few clicks.'' with the following: ----- Firefox comes with a number of [[Change your default search settings in Firefox#w_available-search-engines|available search engines]] by default. You can add or remove the search engines that Firefox uses in just a few clicks. ----- <snip> </blockquote> I approved my pending revision and marked it ready to localize.