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Search bookmarks in toolbar without asterisk

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Hello, You have to use an asterisk to search a bookmark in toolbar. I think that's not very intuitive. It shoul search without it.

Every time, you want to search in toolbar and see results with bookmarks as well. It's very helpful. Please update this.

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Then you may have modified the settings in Options → Security & Privacy under the Address Bar section. Here you can set what will appear in the address bar:

  • History
  • Bookmarks
  • Open tabs
  • Favourite sites
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Could you clarify what you mean? The address bar by default search for "everything", adding the asterisk only filters the output to only show bookmarked pages. The whole list of mnemonics can be found here: https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/address-bar-autocomplete-firefox#w_changing-results-on-the-fly

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Hello Mesko, I'm afraid that I don't see bookmarks, only if I use *

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Then you may have modified the settings in Options → Security & Privacy under the Address Bar section. Here you can set what will appear in the address bar:

  • History
  • Bookmarks
  • Open tabs
  • Favourite sites

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If you want to search for a bookmark then you can search in the sidebar or in the Bookmarks Manager (Library).

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