Found 8 results for browser.fixup.dns_first_for_single_words for Firefox

Single URL sites are redirecting to Google Search

bump! Posted the same query to reddit.com/r/firefox and got the answer. Go to '''about:config''' and change the value of '''browser.fixup.dns_first_for_single_words''' to '''True'''. This fixed the problem.

Separation of the address bar and search bar

This negates much of the usefulness of the search bar feature You can set keyword.enabled = false on the about:config page to disable searching via the location bar. See also: *browser.fixup.dns_first_for_single_words = true *browser.urlbar.dnsResolveSingleWordsAfterSearch [0:never resolve;1:use heuristics(*);2:always resolve] You can open the about:config page via the location/address bar. Clear cookies the button to "Accept the Risk and Continue". *https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/about-config-editor-firefox ---- *https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/search?product=firefox&w=2&q=browser.fixup.dns_first_for_single_words *https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/search?

How do I make Firefox interpret my location as a non-FQDN subdomain on my local network?

With this change, to search a single word, start your query with a ? character. (1) In a new tab, type or paste '''about:config''' in the address bar and press Enter/Return. Click the button accepting the risk. (2) In the search box in the page, type or paste '''browser.fixup.dns_first_for_single_words''' and pause while the list is filtered (3) Double-click the preference to switch the value from false to true More info on about:config: [[Configuration Editor for Firefox]].

Searching Google from Address Bar tries to go to a page and not search

Click the button accepting the risk. (2) In the search box in the page, type or paste '''single''' and pause while the list is filtered (3) If the '''browser.fixup.dns_first_for_single_words''' preference is bolded and has a value of true, double-click it to restore the default value of false

Firefox keeps redirecting my localhost web page to another internet domain

Try to toggle this pref to true on the about:config page to see if that helps. *about:config => browser.fixup.dns_first_for_single_words = true *https://searchfox.org/mozilla-release/source/browser/components/urlbar/docs/preferences.rst You can open the about:config page via the location/address bar. You can click the button to "Accept the Risk and Continue". *https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/about-config-editor-firefox

Open IoT web site in Firefox

and when I try http://www.esptimer.com/ I get: Server not found Firefox can’t find the server at www.esptimer.com ^: note that this is about a local server and not internet. ---- You can look at these prefs on the about:config page. *browser.fixup.dns_first_for_single_words *browser.urlbar.dnsResolveSingleWordsAfterSearch [0:never resolve;1:use heuristics(*);2:always resolve] *https://searchfox.org/mozilla-release/source/browser/app/profile/firefox.js#348 See also: * browser.fixup.domainwhitelist.* * https://msujaws.wordpress.com/2014/08/01/faster-and-snappier-searches-now-in-firefox-aurora/

Custom links from orgnization dont give option like chrome does, Stopped working since firefox 79.0

Alternately, you can reverse the "search first" behavior using this preference: (1) In a new tab, type or paste '''about:config''' in the address bar and press Enter/Return. Click the button accepting the risk. (2) In the search box in the page, type or paste '''dns''' and pause while the list is filtered (3) Double-click the '''browser.fixup.dns_first_for_single_words''' preference to switch the value from false to true To search single words, you can preface them with a ? or press the down arrow key to highlight the Search option before pressing Enter.

"Did you mean to go to..." prompt redirects to centurylink.

q=http://autologically/ Here's the page] I did get redirected to, prior to any identical future queries sending me to a literal address with a .com extension. Regarding the failure to search, are you sure you didn't accidentally set the following preference to false true ''(false is good, true is bad):'' '''browser.fixup.dns_first_for_single_words''' On the CenturyLink page, try the F.A.Q. link on the right side.