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How do I view the page source?


I just upgraded to Firefox 7.0.1, from 3.6.23. It seems that the "Page Source" option has disappeared from the View menu. How do I see the source for a webpage?

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  • The QuickTime Plugin allows you to view a wide variety of multimedia content in web pages. For more information, visit the QuickTime Web site.
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  • User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Macintosh; Intel Mac OS X 10.6; rv:7.0.1) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/7.0.1

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Tim 150 solutions 1005 answers

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Command + U or from the Tools -> Web Developer menu (or similar - don't have a Mac to check)

Modified by Tim

KenP 0 solutions 1 answers

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Control - U works fine but it opens a new window. I would like to view the source in a new tab.

Tim 150 solutions 1005 answers

See https://support.mozilla.com/en-US/questions/814041 for some options