When setting "browser.newtab.url" to "about:home" focus is not set to the pages search box.

RESOLVED WORKSFORME

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RESOLVED WORKSFORME
6 years ago
6 years ago

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(Reporter: jtz123, Unassigned)

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x86
Windows 7
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Description

6 years ago
User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 6.1; rv:13.0) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/13.0
Build ID: 20120601045813

Steps to reproduce:

Changed "browser.newtab.url" to "about:home".


Actual results:

When a new tab is opened, the "about:home" page is displayed but the address bar is selected.


Expected results:

The search box on the "about:home" page should have focus.
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Updated

6 years ago
Component: Untriaged → Tabbed Browser
Summary: When setting "about:home" for "browser.newtab.url" focus is set to the address bar not the pages search box. → When setting "browser.newtab.url" to "about:home" focus is not set to the pages search box.
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Updated

6 years ago
Component: Tabbed Browser → Untriaged
Mozilla/5.0 (X11; Linux i686; rv:16.0) Gecko/16.0 Firefox/16.0a1

True, though this is fixed in Nightly (currently F16). Can't find the bug that fixed this, though.

If you want to double check, you can download a nightly build from here:
http://ftp.mozilla.org/pub/mozilla.org/firefox/nightly/latest-trunk/
Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 6 years ago
Resolution: --- → WORKSFORME
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