One thing Firefox is missing

By bielius
Jan 21, 2012
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  1. Hey, i was using firefox and chrome before for a long time, but now i want to move completely to firefox. But one thing firefox is missing from chrome is when you write a fraction of the adress in the adress bar, you have to click down and then enter, to visit the website. Unlike in firefox, chrome automatically completes the adress of a website, so you don't have to click down and enter to visit the website. Is there any plug in for firefox to do exactly that? I was browsing internet but did not find anything like that...

    thanks in advance! :)
  2. raybay

    raybay TS Evangelist Posts: 10,716   +8

    ARe you using Firefox 9.1? or earlier?
  3. bielius

    bielius TS Booster Topic Starter Posts: 232   +14

    I am currently using Firefox 9.0.1 build.
  4. Buckshot420

    Buckshot420 TS Enthusiast Posts: 467

    Autofill Address in URL Bar

    Other than the smart location feature, you can also get your URL bar to autofill the address as you type the URL.

    Go to "About:Config"

    Config name: browser.urlbar.autofill
    Default: False
    Modified value: True (Have Firefox autofill the address as you type in the URL bar)
  5. bielius

    bielius TS Booster Topic Starter Posts: 232   +14

    Good sir, your comment made my day. Thank you very much! now i can completely move back to firefox! :D

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