Each time I click the "Open a New Tab" button, how do I make FF open to my homepage and why isn't this default behavior?
Firefox does not default to your homepage when you manually open a new tab. It should do so.
Is there a way to make FF do this? Is it an addon? If so, should this not be default behavior and just be incorporated into the browser?
Re: Each time I click the "Open a New Tab" button, how do I make FF open to my homepage and why isn't this default behavior?
Thank you SO much. Your instructions were very easy for me to follow & figure out
I would like to make a suggestion that you go into even more detail for those users who truly don't know how to do much on a computer. Add to your instructions:
Once you have entered into the "about:config" page and scrolled down to locate "browser.newtab.url ", you must DOUBLE-click on it in order to make it editable.
A small window will appear prompting you to type in the web address, etc. of the page you want to automatically open every time you open a NEW tab. You must include the appropriate prefix such as: "www." or "https://" , etc.
You'd think that these things would be self-explanatory, but for someone who is truly a new or infrequent computer user (yes, there are still some of those folks walking the planet!), they would be much-appreciated additional details.