My search bar is gone - how to add it back
This article applies to the new Firefox Quantum (Firefox version 57 and above).
When you install Firefox, you might see your search bar and your address bar combined into a single bar. If you prefer separate address and search bars, you can restore the search bar by following these steps:
- Click the menu button and choose . .
- Click on the left panel.
- Close the about:preferences page. Any changes you've made will automatically be saved.
Tip: Here's another way to add or remove the search bar: Click the menu button , choose Customize Firefox controls, buttons and toolbars for details., drag the search bar into or out of the toolbar and then click . See