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Starting with Firefox Quantum (version 57), there is a new user interface (UI) called Photon.

If you like, you can add or remove items for the toolbar and overflow menu to customize the toolbar how you like in Firefox.

This tutorial will show you different ways on how to add or remove items for the toolbar and overflow menu in Firefox Quantum for your account in Windows 7, Windows 8, and Windows 10.

CONTENTS:


EXAMPLE: Toolbar and Overflow Menu in Firefox
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Add or Remove Toolbar Items in Firefox OPTION ONE Add or Remove Toolbar Items in Firefox
Add Items to Toolbar in Firefox

1. Open Firefox.
2. If you have items in the Overflow Menu you want to add to the Toolbar, click/tap on the More tools button Name:  Overflow_Menu.png
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Size:  286 Bytes, right click or press and hold on an item you want from the Overflow Menu, and click/tap on Unpin from Overflow Menu. (see screenshot below)

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OR
3. Click/tap on the Menu button Name:  menu.png
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Size:  107 Bytes, and click/tap on Customize. (see screenshot below)

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4. Perform one of the following actions below you want to use to add an item to the toolbar. Click/tap on Done when finished.

A) Drag and drop a favorite item you want to where you want on the toolbar. (see screenshot below)

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B) Drag and drop an item you want from the Overflow Menu to where you want on the toolbar. (see screenshot below)

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C) Right click or press and hold on a favorite item you want, and click/tap on Add to Toolbar. You can now drag and drop the item in the order you want it on the toolbar. (see screenshot below)

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D) Right click or press and hold on an item you want from the Overflow Menu, and click/tap on Unpin from Overflow Menu. You can now drag and drop the item in the order you want it on the toolbar. (see screenshot below)

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Add or Remove Toolbar Items in Firefox OPTION TWO Add or Remove Toolbar Items in Firefox
Add Items to Toolbar Overflow Menu in Firefox

1. Open Firefox.

2. If you have items on the Toolbar you want to add to the Overflow Menu, right click or press and hold on an item you want on the Toolbar, and click/tap on Pin to Overflow Menu. (see screenshots below)

Name:  Pin_to_Overflow_Menu-4.jpg
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OR
3. Click/tap on the Menu button Name:  menu.png
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Size:  107 Bytes, and click/tap on Customize. (see screenshot below)

Name:  Firefox_theme-1.jpg
Views: 508
Size:  74.8 KB

4. Perform one of the following actions below you want to use to add an item to the Overflow Menu. Click/tap on Done when finished.

A) Drag and drop a favorite item you want into the Overflow Menu. (see screenshot below)

Name:  Pin_to_Overflow_Menu-6.jpg
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Size:  55.8 KB

B) Drag and drop an item you want from the Toolbar into the Overflow Menu. (see screenshot below)

Name:  Pin_to_Overflow_Menu-7.jpg
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C) Right click or press and hold on a favorite item you want, and click/tap on Add to Overflow Menu. (see screenshot below)

Name:  Pin_to_Overflow_Menu-3.jpg
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D) Right click or press and hold on an item you want on the Toolbar, and click/tap on Pin to Overflow Menu. (see screenshots below)

Name:  Pin_to_Overflow_Menu-1.jpg
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Size:  44.9 KB Name:  Pin_to_Overflow_Menu-2.jpg
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Add or Remove Toolbar Items in Firefox OPTION THREE Add or Remove Toolbar Items in Firefox
Remove Items from Toolbar in Firefox

1. Open Firefox.

2. Right click or press and hold on an item on the toolbar you want to remove, and click/tap on Remove from Toolbar. (see screenshots below)

Name:  Remove_from_toolbar-4.jpg
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Size:  60.1 KB

OR
3. Click/tap on the More tools button Name:  Overflow_Menu.png
Views: 450
Size:  286 Bytes, right click or press and hold on an item in the Overflow Menu you want to remove, and click/tap on Remove from Toolbar. (see screenshot below)

Name:  Remove_from_toolbar-6.jpg
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Size:  61.2 KB

OR
4. Click/tap on the Menu button Name:  menu.png
Views: 461
Size:  107 Bytes, and click/tap on Customize. (see screenshot below)

Name:  Firefox_theme-1.jpg
Views: 508
Size:  74.8 KB

5. Perform one of the following actions below you want to use to remove an item from the toolbar. Click/tap on Done when finished.

A) Drag and drop an item on the toolbar you want to remove to favorite items. (see screenshot below)

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B) Drag and drop an item you want in the Overflow Menu you want to remove to favorite items. (see screenshot below)

Name:  Remove_from_toolbar-8.jpg
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Size:  54.5 KB

C) Right click or press and hold on an item on the toolbar you want to remove, and click/tap on Remove from Toolbar. (see screenshots below)

Name:  Remove_from_toolbar-1.jpg
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Size:  45.3 KB

D) Right click or press and hold on an item in the Overflow Menu you want to remove, and click/tap on Remove from Toolbar. (see screenshot below)

Name:  Remove_from_toolbar-3.jpg
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That's it,
Shawn