X
Tap here to go to the mobile version of the site.
Your Firefox is out of date and may contain a security risk! Upgrade Firefox

Support Forum

how can I do to change the web site when I open a new tab.

Posted

Dear Friends... I cant find information, how to changes the web site when I open a second tab. Example: when I open Firefox my home page is google and that is perfect but when I open a second tab, why appears yahoo as home page? I want to changes that and I cant find how to do it . Thanks

Chosen solution

The normal behavior is to open a blank tab, an add-on will be causing it to display Yahoo. One add-on that does this is the freeze net assistant, if you have that one you can uninstall it and it should revert to opening a blank tab.

There are add-ons that let you specify what should open in a new tab, such as:

Another way of opening the home page in a new tab is to middle click on the home button in the navigation toolbar.

Read this answer in context 0

Additional System Details

This happened

Every time Firefox opened

This started when...

since last time I updated firefox

Installed Plug-ins

  • Adobe PDF Plug-In For Firefox and Netscape 10.0.1
  • The QuickTime Plugin allows you to view a wide variety of multimedia content in Web pages. For more information, visit the QuickTime Web site.
  • NPRuntime Script Plug-in Library for Java(TM) Deploy
  • Shockwave Flash 10.3 r181
  • Adobe Shockwave for Director Netscape plug-in, version 11.5
  • iTunes Detector Plug-in
  • Next Generation Java Plug-in 1.6.0_24 for Mozilla browsers
  • 4.0.60310.0
  • Office Authorization plug-in for NPAPI browsers
  • The plug-in allows you to open and edit files using Microsoft Office applications
  • NPWLPG
  • Unity Player 2.6.1f3

Application

  • User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 6.1; WOW64; rv:2.0.1) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/4.0.1

More Information

TonyE
  • Moderator
1041 solutions 8840 answers

Chosen Solution

The normal behavior is to open a blank tab, an add-on will be causing it to display Yahoo. One add-on that does this is the freeze net assistant, if you have that one you can uninstall it and it should revert to opening a blank tab.

There are add-ons that let you specify what should open in a new tab, such as:

Another way of opening the home page in a new tab is to middle click on the home button in the navigation toolbar.

Question owner

Thanks so much..... It works perfect now...