How To Open Firefox Bookmark In New Tab

By Ammarrauf01

How To Open Firefox Bookmark In New Tab. In this article, you will learn methods to open Firefox bookmarks in a new tab.

Firefox is the most used web browser after Google Chrome. It also has many customizability and privacy features that have kept its user base loyal. But, it lacks some features like being unable to translate the page and not opening the bookmarks in a new tab. However, the feature to open the bookmark in a new tab was added in the recent update. Many users are unaware of this. In this article, I have discussed how to open bookmarks in a new tab in Firefox.

How To Open Firefox Bookmark In New Tab?

Some people don’t like that their bookmarks open in the recent tab. They want them to be open in a new tab. The new updated version of Firefox has added this basic feature. Here, I have mentioned 4 ways to open Firefox bookmarks in a new tab.

Method 1 – Use Middle – Click:

Some mice have a middle-click scroll wheel. It has many additional features in various apps. In Firefox, you can middle-click the saved bookmark to open in new tab.

Method 2 – Use Keyboard Shortcut:

If you do not have a mouse with a double-click, then try this method. Press and hold the CTRL key on the keyboard. Then, left-click on the bookmarks. This will open the Firefox bookmark in a new tab.

Method 3 – Use Right-Click Context Menu:

Open Firefox bookmarks in a new tab by using the right-click context menu. To do so:

1.Open Firefox.
2.Click on the library button on the upper right side of the screen.
3.Select the Bookmark option.
4.Right-click on the bookmark you want to open in a new tab.
5.Click on the Open in a New tab option from the right-click context menu.

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Method 4 – Always Open Bookmarks In A New Tab:

This is the fastest way to open the bookmarks in a new tab. Change the Firefox settings, so that your bookmarks get open always in a new tab. You will have to just click on the bookmark to open it in a new tab. follow the steps:

1.Open Firefox.
2.Type about:config in the address bar.
3.Press Enter.
4.Select the Accept the Risk and Continue option on the warning page.
5.Type browser.tabs.loadBookmarksInTabs in the search bar.
6.Press Enter.
7.Change the browser.tabs.loadBookmarksInTabs preference to True by clicking on the 2 arrow icon.

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8.Now, restart Firefox.
9.After the restart, the bookmarks will open in new tab.