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When I open the tab from the bookmarks bar with the middle mouse button (or use the "open in a new tab"), Mozilla automatically switches me to the tab that opens. How to make that switching would not happen?

When I open the tab from the bookmarks bar with the middle mouse button (or use the "open in a new tab"), Mozilla automatically switches me to the tab that opens. How to make that switching would not happen?

Chosen solution

Go to about:config and set browser.tabs.loadBookmarksInBackground = true.

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TyDraniu
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Chosen Solution

Go to about:config and set browser.tabs.loadBookmarksInBackground = true.

Go to ''about:config'' and set ''browser.tabs.loadBookmarksInBackground'' = '''true'''.

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TyDraniu сказал(а)

Go to about:config and set browser.tabs.loadBookmarksInBackground = true.

It helped! Thank you! When I open one tab from a folder in the bookmarks bar, the folder is closed. How do I open multiple tabs from a folder at a time?

''TyDraniu [[#answer-1038333|сказал(а)]]'' <blockquote> Go to ''about:config'' and set ''browser.tabs.loadBookmarksInBackground'' = '''true'''. </blockquote> It helped! Thank you! When I open one tab from a folder in the bookmarks bar, the folder is closed. How do I open multiple tabs from a folder at a time?
cor-el
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Try:

  • browser.bookmarks.openInTabClosesMenu

You can alternatively use the bookmarks sidebar.

Try: *browser.bookmarks.openInTabClosesMenu You can alternatively use the bookmarks sidebar.