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How do I enlarge the Google search field on my Firefox navigation toobar

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I'd like to enlarge/elongate the Google search field on the Firefox Navigation Toolbar. How do I do that?

I'd like to enlarge/elongate the Google search field on the Firefox Navigation Toolbar. How do I do that?

Chosen solution

You can place the mouse pointer between the location bar and the search bar and it will become a resize icon that you can drag right or left with the left mouse button pressed to change the relative width of the two bars.

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cor-el
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Chosen Solution

You can place the mouse pointer between the location bar and the search bar and it will become a resize icon that you can drag right or left with the left mouse button pressed to change the relative width of the two bars.

You can place the mouse pointer between the location bar and the search bar and it will become a resize icon that you can drag right or left with the left mouse button pressed to change the relative width of the two bars.
TheOldFox 86 solutions 620 answers

Helpful Reply

See - https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/search-bar-easily-choose-your-search-engine#w_resizing-the-search-bar

Question owner

Thank you Cor-el. That did the trick. I'm a happy camper now.

Thank you Cor-el. That did the trick. I'm a happy camper now.