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ninmjj
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Post Posted December 4th, 2008, 11:51 am

I'd like to find a way to fix the size of my address bar/location bar/awesome bar. I want it to be smaller. I do not want to add spaces or icons. I just want it smaller and fixed. This way when i restore my window and then maximize it again, I know exactly how it will look.

In case you are wondering why:
I have managed to combine all of my toolbars into one line. I've gotten rid of everything I didn't want.
Unfortunately, whenever I open my FF browser it opens maximized or restored on my screen, my address bar becomes really long and the my bookmark toolbar places my icons in a compressed view showing the symbol >>
I have to customize my toolbar and (without making any changes) press Done EVERY TIME to get it to revert to the way I set it originally.

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Post Posted December 4th, 2008, 6:27 pm

Try this code:
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#urlbar {max-width: 500px !important}

Put it in your userChrome.css file in your Firefox profile.

ninmjj
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Post Posted December 5th, 2008, 9:23 am

Thanks, it got the job done as far as shrinking the toolbar, but for some reason, my bookmark toolbar still shrinks... is there a way to fix the width of the bookmark toolbar?

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Post Posted December 5th, 2008, 11:25 am

Your bookmark toolbar is to the right of the location bar correct? Are you sure there is no space between them?

56qykx
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Post Posted December 5th, 2008, 11:37 am

I've tried it all. bookmark on the left, bookmark on the right. In all cases, when I restore and then resize, I get the same problem.
In case you were wondering, the reason i keep resizing is because I have 2 screens (Laptop and 22" external). When I dock my laptop, I maximize so that I can use the bigger screen.
I just want to fix the minimum width of my bookmark toolbar

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Post Posted July 22nd, 2009, 3:24 am


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Post Posted July 23rd, 2009, 1:39 am

Answer will probably not work because OP used 3.0 and the answer is for 3.5. Locking due to age of the thread.
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