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My Search Results Tab Removal
The tab 'Search Here' appears to be a permanent resident on the tab bar. HATE IT!!! I want to get rid of it. It goes to mysearchresults.com. I went there and ask them how to remove it. They gave me these directions:
Go to Tools --> Add-ons Highlight Default Tab and click the Options button Clear the check box next to "Show search on new tabs"
If on goes to Tools --> Add-ons, there is no tab that says Default. All there is are selections one can make down the left side reading:
Get Add-ons Extenstions Appearence Plung-ins Available Updates
I am using Firefox 16.0.1 and these instructions don't seem to apply to this version. I need a little hand-holding. Can someone give me clearer, step-by-step instructions on how to uninstall this puppy?
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hello hifi, please look under tools > addons > extensions and remove all entries that are suspicious (toolbars, adware, extensions that you didn't install intentionally or don't know what purpose they serve).
That got it! The 'Default Tab' extension is the default tab. Duh!!!