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Firefox Instantfox addon problems

  1. #1

    Posts : 7
    Windows 8.1

    Firefox Instantfox addon problems

    I use instantfox addon and it merges search into the adressbar. It works fine if I pick my search with the arrows on the keyboard but if I try to select search with the mouse it does only search the few letters I had written.

    If I use the same addon on Palemoon browser it works just fine.

    Anyone know a solution to this? Thanks

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  2. #2

    Vancouver, BC
    Posts : 13
    Windows 8 Pro 64 bit

    I have the same problem. In addition, the last letter of a search topic is truncated. I tried using changing the default search engine and using "g" for Google to see if that would solve the problem, but it makes things worse. If I type g followed by a space and my search topic, when I hit enter I am directed to a blank page.
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