Firefox keyboard shortcuts – Good Tips no.1

Firefox keyboard shortcuts

Become a Firefox Ninja with these keyboard shortcuts. Once you get the hang of these you’ll be browsing Super Fast. If we missed your favourite shortcut feel free to drop it in a comment below.

Navigation

command

keyboard shortcut

back Alt + Left Arrow
Backspace
forward Shift + Backspace
home Alt + Home
reload F5
Ctrl + R
reload (override cache) Ctrl + F5
Ctrl + Shift + R
stop Esc

Current Page

command

keyboard shortcut

go to bottom of page End
go to top of page Home
scroll down the page spacebar
scroll up the page shift + spacebar
page Source Ctrl + U
print Ctrl + P

Search

command

keyboard shortcut

find Ctrl+F
find again F3
Ctrl + G
find previous Shift + F3
Ctrl + Shift + G

Windows & Tabs

command

keyboard shortcut

close tab Ctrl + W
Ctrl + F4
close window Ctrl + Shift + W
Alt + F4
new tab Ctrl + T
new window Ctrl + N
next tab Ctrl + Tab
Ctrl + Page Down
previous tab Ctrl + Shift + Tab
Ctrl + Page Up
undo close tab Ctrl + Shift + T
undo close window Ctrl + Shift + N
select tab (1 to 8) Ctrl + (1 to 8)
select last tab Ctrl + 9
tab groups view Ctrl + Shift + E

History

command

keyboard shortcut

history sidebar Ctrl + H
library window (history) Ctrl + Shift + H

Bookmarks

command

keyboard shortcut

bookmark all tabs Ctrl + Shift + D
bookmark this page Ctrl + D
bookmarks sidebar Ctrl + B
library window (bookmarks) Ctrl + Shift + B

Tools

command

keyboard shortcut

downloads Ctrl + J
add-ons Ctrl + Shift + A
toggle private browsing Ctrl + Shift + P
clear recent history Ctrl + Shift + Del

Miscellaneous

command

keyboard shortcut

complete .com address Ctrl + Enter
complete .net address Shift + Enter
complete .org address Ctrl + Shift + Enter

Mouse shortcuts

command

keyboard shortcut

previous page Shift + scroll down
next page Shift + scroll up
decrease text size Ctrl + scroll up
increase text size Ctrl-scroll down
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2 comments so far

  1. DevFX,

    The latest version allows your to drag and drop tabs from separate windows – win.

  2. How to Design a Website,

    Excellent Collection of Shortcuts….Thanks for sharing by using this we no need to use the Mouse I think..

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    Stephen

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