Firefox Tips

from 2017-09-03:

My Firefox was bogged down for at least a year, but ever since I created a new profile, it’s super speedy! Sometimes I have to quit Firefox and reload the old profile (which is painfully slow) to grab a bookmark, but other than that, it’s been great to have Firefox be more responsive again. Follow the instructions at to read about managing multiple profiles.

At some point, on Mac, Firefox’s “highlight all” hotkey changed from ctrl-a to cmd-enter and cmd-L.

Firefox can be made to “highlight all” by default when searching: