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Annoying search bar next to tabs. How can i remove this?


Hello. I have noticed this very annoying search bar next to the tabs. There is no obvious extension or plugin associated with it. Here is an image of it.

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  • Office Plugin for Netscape Navigator


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See this - http://support.mozilla.com/en-US/kb/troubleshooting+extensions+and+themes

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Did you move the (Google) search bar from the Navigation Toolbar to the Tab bar?

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Found it! It was an extention that had a weird name.