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Empty address bar appears when new tab opens

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  • చివరి సమాధానమిచ్చినది J. Ryan Stinnett

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When I share a link to Firefox from another app so that it opens in a new tab, the address bar starts out focused for searching instead of showing the URL for the current page. Is this just a bug? I am pretty sure this did not happen in older versions... I want all tabs to show their URL by default, and then only clear for searching if I tap the address bar.

When I share a link to Firefox from another app so that it opens in a new tab, the address bar starts out focused for searching instead of showing the URL for the current page. Is this just a bug? I am pretty sure this did not happen in older versions... I want all tabs to show their URL by default, and then only clear for searching if I tap the address bar.

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Here is a screenshot of what I see when a new tab opens. You can see how the address bar is (incorrectly) focused.

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I’m trying to reproduce it on my side by sharing a link from Chrome, but the URL is populating for me.

My first thought is a custom keyboard being installed/enabled (i.e. not the default iOS keyboard). I would check that first. If there’s a custom keyboard try disabling it.

After that, the standard steps: -Restart the phone, see if the issue persists -If it does, please post what version of iOS you’re running, the version of Firefox you’re running, the app you’re using to share the page and the page you’re sharing

With a clean OS boot, custom keyboards eliminated, and your steps to reliably reproduce the issue we can start helping you narrow down the UI issue!

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No custom keyboards. Only English (UK) and Emoji are enabled.

Yes, this continues to happen across reboots.

iOS 12.4.1 Firefox for iOS 19.0

To reproduce:

1. Long press on any link in Gmail for iOS 2. Choose Share... 3. Choose Firefox 4. Choose Open in Firefox

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I think I have isolated the issue: it only happens when Firefox settings have New Tab set to Blank Page.

If it’s the default Firefox Home, the issue does not happen.

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I reported this issue on the GitHub repo: https://github.com/mozilla-mobile/firefox-ios/issues/5459