Full Website URL in Firefox

April 2018

This guide will teach you how to make Firefox display the full URL of web pages in the address bar (restore the missing http://). This procedure requires that you edit the browser.urlbar.trimURLs browser property.

Display the Full Website URL in the Address Bar

Open Firefox and type about:config in the address bar and press Enter. A warning message will be displayed, click on I'll be careful, I promise! to proceed to the about:config page. Search for the browser.urlbar.trimURLs property and set its value to False:

Once done, close the about:config page and resume your browsing session.
Published by jak58. Latest update on January 15, 2016 at 04:40 AM by jak58.
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