Mozilla Firefox

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Mozilla Firefox is an award-winning, free, open source web browser.

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Useful features

  • Tabbed browsing
  • Inline spellcheck
  • Find as you type
  • Extensions
  • Full screen mode
  • Integrated search

Keyboard shortcuts

Note: On Macs, replace ctrl with command/apple key

  • Close a window or tab: ctrl+w
  • Jump to search bar: ctrl+k
  • Open a new tab: ctrl+t
  • Re-open last closed tab: ctrl+shift+t
  • Open a new Firefox window: ctrl+n
  • Jump straight to address bar: F6, ctrl+l
  • Refresh a page: F5, ctrl+r
  • Open your history: ctrl+h
  • Find as you type: /
  • Jump to next open tab: ctrl+page up
  • Jump to previous open tab: ctrl+page down

More Firefox keyboard shortcuts

Current version

Mozilla suggests that all users update to the latest version of the browser.

How do I check if I have the current version of Mozilla Firefox?

  • Windows without menus showing - From the FireFox menu - select Help - About FireFox.
  • Windows with Menus Showing - From the Help Menu select About FireFox.
  • Macintosh - From the FireFox menu - select About Firefox.

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