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So it's clear after your "two lines" comment that you're just a troll.If you think my add-on is no donation worth PLEASE DON'T donate, I don't need your support. Because it doesn't take the option browser.newtab.url to display my personnal url when I open a new tab, which is super-useful for me. If you want to use your home page on the new tab: Try https://addons.mozilla.org/firefox/addon/new-tab-homepage/ If you want to set a different page or a completely blank page: Try https://addons.mozilla.org/firefox/addon/new-tab-override/ If you Reply a September 25, 2015 at 10:35 am # The user preferences is stored in personal.js that any software can modify.

If you do not keep changes after a restart or otherwise have problems with preferences, see: http://kb.mozillazine.org/Preferences_not_saved Read this answer in context 5 Question tools Get email updates when anybody replies. v June 29, 2015 at 12:07 pm # So you're saying that it was the right decision to remove this feature to prevent the hijacking problem, while at the same time My security is my own responsibility and I hate when developers are limiting my freedom to tweak and use their product the way I like. Let's end the confusion! https://support.mozilla.org/questions/1086817

Firefox New Tab Url Change

I want to have my new tab as I like it to be. 2 TILES SUCK HARD, THEY REALLY DO 3. You may then need to restart Firefox for any changes to take effect. I am a active supporter so I know that it is a real problem. Peace out Firefox.

Still my fav browser, but their actions sometimes are so unnecessary and no acceptable alternative solution.I don't want to use any addon at all, Also i dont want their stupid thumbnails Reply Anonymous October 13, 2015 at 3:39 am # Why can't I pin one tile that takes up the whole screen? I still disagree with the arbitrary change in newtab behavior without warning or an option to restore previous behavior. New Tab Override Not Working Hijacking software could then not change that setting.

Beállítottam, újraindítottam, de az új lapnál nincs semmi. Browser.newtab.url Missing Bobby Phoenix June 29, 2015 at 3:13 pm # @Soren Hentzschel: Thank you very much for this Add-On, and my question is about speed dial. Once installed, open the Add-ons Manager (Cmd+Shift+A) > Extensions, then look for New Tab Override and click on Options to set your preference. https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/new-tab-override/ pref("general.config.filename", "mozilla.cfg"); pref("general.config.obscure_value", 0); See Configuration: https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US/Firefox/Enterprise_deployment Possible content of mozilla.cfg: // var newTabURL = "about:blank"; Cu.import("resource:///modules/NewTabURL.jsm"); NewTabURL.override(newTabURL); Storing this setting as a pref that can be accessed via about:config has

Find out how to restore it.Author Martin Brinkmann Please share this article About Martin Brinkmann Martin Brinkmann is a journalist from Germany who founded Ghacks Technology News Back in 2005. How To Use New Tab Override How to fix this problem? when a solution is found. FF=17esr Finally Efficiency @ it's BEST!

Browser.newtab.url Missing

Reply sn October 10, 2015 at 7:02 pm # Seriously? You can use these special pages for the new tab page or use the URL of a web page. * the default new tab page with the tiles is about:newtab * Firefox New Tab Url Change It is supposed to be that many people realize they need something and then someone invents a fix for it. Browser.newtab.url Does Not Exist mozilla Ask a question Sign In English Search Home Support Forum Firefox browser.newtab.url gone lost missing ...

I think you don't know how many support requests are caused by hijacking. Reply George P. I'm using Lubuntu Does anybody have any idea as to why this would have stopped working? I found no way to replace the URL. Browser.newtab.url Replacement

One by one, I did this with all of my old extensions. You can use this command to check the current new tab setting: * NewTabURL.get(); You can use this command to set the new tab URL: * NewTabURL.override("about:blank"); A mozilla.cfg file in URL remains unchanged in the Value column. I may leave Firefox at some point but this solves the problem of restoring my customization of the new tab page -(though it doesn't solve the problem of Firefox manipulating people)

Reply Dieu June 28, 2015 at 11:08 pm # EXACTLY !!!!! New Tab Firefox Homepage Reply Sören Hentzschel June 29, 2015 at 12:11 am # @Ken:I don't know a documentation, but it's a really simple and self-explaining module: https://hg.mozilla.org/integration/fx-team/file/a03993fdddd8/browser/modules/NewTabURL.jsmI think it will be documented somewhere, but Portions of this content are ©1998–2016 by individual mozilla.org contributors.

One of them is a problem for me : the "New tab" functionnality.

Choose from thousands of extra features and styles to make Firefox your own. Lori October 1, 2015 at 5:05 am # Isn't Seamonkey associated with Mozilla? Reply Lori September 24, 2015 at 2:31 am # Agreed Reply Marco October 3, 2015 at 3:30 pm # Absolutely true. Browser.newtab.url Google How much would you like to contribute?

WaltS48 June 28, 2015 at 3:07 pm # So far "browser.newtab.url" is not removed from Mozilla/5.0 (X11; Linux x86_64; rv:41.0) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/41.0 ID:20150628030215 CSet: eaf4f9b45117 Reply rn10950 June 28, 2015 at Close On the go? Thank you.'' ideato Top 25 Contributor 883 solutions 6207 answers Posted 10/3/15, 5:51 AM Hello free.r, yes you are correct, the browser.newtab.url being removed due to abuse by malware in 41.x The add-on does not change browser.newtab.url because browser.newtab.url no longer exists.The add-on needs Firefox 41 or higher.

Chosen solution The browser.newtab.url pref is no longer supported in Firefox 41 and later, so you can no longer use this to set the new tab page. Reply not_black June 28, 2015 at 12:26 pm # I don't want to install another add-on for a long time built-in feature.Why don't they remove every single feature from Firefox except Once installed, open the Add-ons Manager (Cmd+Shift+A) > Extensions, then look for New Tab Override and click on Options to set your preference. I tried to install this addon: https://addons.mozilla.org/en-GB/firefox/addon/new-tab-homepage/developers - doesn't work.

By the way, it's a fact that add-ons were always part of the customization concept, add-ons made Firefox popular. Why stopping something? lol Thank you very much, that's exactly what I need! I don't think that they hate the users (like someone said earlier), they just don't care.

Toggle devtools.chrome.enabled to true on the about:config page to enable the command line in the Browser Console. Bad ? Firefox in safe mode Also try scan your computer: Problems caused by malwares Also: http://kb.mozillazine.org/Preferences_not_saved Preferences won’t save Reset Firefox This happens in Safe Mode? *[https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/troubleshoot-firefox-issues-using-safe-mode Firefox in safe mode] Also Please help me.