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how to require that links open in same tab?

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  • Last reply by danflester

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There is a lot of advice on the web about how to do it, and NONE work for me.

I am using FF 92.0 under BigSur. My current FF params are shown in the attached image. What needs to be changed to make this work???

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I think that these prefs should still work like before.

Start Firefox in Troubleshoot Mode to check if one of the extensions ("3-bar" menu button or Tools -> Add-ons -> Extensions) or if hardware acceleration or userChrome.css is causing the problem.

  • switch to the DEFAULT theme: "3-bar" menu button or Tools -> Add-ons -> Themes
  • do NOT click the "Refresh Firefox" button on the Troubleshoot Mode start window


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Well, good heavens. It works now. Not sure what the problem was before, but it seems to have fixed itself. But thank you for the ideas. That's a useful strategy for any such issue with Firefox.


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It is helpful to know that the parameters are set the way they should be.

Modified by danflester


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