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browsing: click on website/exit and it changed colour.not doing it now. why?

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when i do a search, a menu of websites appear. click on one, then exit and it changed colour ( indicating i've checked it out). now it doesn't do it. why? how do i change it back?

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You may be in Private Browsing mode, or told Firefox not to remember.

Type about:preferences#privacy <Enter> in the address bar.

The button next to History, select Use Custom Settings.

Turn off Always use private browsing mode Turn on Remember my browsing and download history At the bottom of the page, turn on Clear History When Firefox Closes. At the far right, press the Settings button. Turn on ONLY Cache and Form And Search History leaving the others off.

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You may be in Private Browsing mode, or told Firefox not to remember.

Type about:preferences#privacy <Enter> in the address bar.

The button next to History, select Use Custom Settings.

Turn off Always use private browsing mode Turn on Remember my browsing and download history At the bottom of the page, turn on Clear History When Firefox Closes. At the far right, press the Settings button. Turn on ONLY Cache and Form And Search History leaving the others off.