Firefox - Disable/Remove the suggestions of the awesome bar

December 2016

  • It is possible to disable the "Smart Location Bar" under Firefox 3.
  • To do this:
    • In the address bar, type about:config and press enter.

    • In the filter field, type browser.urlbar.maxRichResults
    • Click browser.urlbar.maxRichResults, and change the value to -1 in the window that opens:
    • At the next reboot, the smart location bar will be disabled.
  • To revert changes simply replace the negative value by a positive one
  • It is also possible to manually remove the results suggested. To do this, select a suggested address and press [Shift] + [Del].

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