Customize the Firefox home screen

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Firefox Home on your Android device displays your top visited sites, recently visited tabs, recently saved bookmarks and searches, collections, and articles and topics recommended by Pocket.

Learn how to customize your Firefox for Android homepage.

Customize Firefox Home

You can control which sections are visible on your Firefox for Android homepage:

  1. Tap Customize homepage at the bottom of your homepage.
  2. Tap the switch next to Show most visited top sites to turn it on (purple) or off (gray).
  3. Tap the switch next to Jump back in to turn it on (purple) or off (gray).
  4. Tap the switch next to Recent bookmarks to turn it on (purple) or off (gray).
  5. Tap the switch next to Recent searches to turn it on (purple) or off (gray).
  6. Tap the switch next to Pocket to turn it on (purple) or off (gray).

Top Sites

Add a site to your top sites

Your top sites will be listed as icons on your homepage for easy access.

  1. Visit the page you want to pin.
  2. Tap the menu button. Settings icon in address bar in android

  3. Tap Add to top sites.

When you open a new tab, the pinned website will now appear in your Top Sites.

Unpinning sites from your Top Sites

You can unpin a thumbnail at any time by pressing down on it and selecting Remove from the menu.

Show most visited sites

You can have your home screen in Firefox for Android show your most visted sites alongside your pinned Top Sites.

To add most visited sites to your home screen:

  1. Tap the menu button. Settings icon in address bar in android

  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Select Customize
  4. Under Home enable the slider next to "Show most visited sites".
  5. You will then see your most visited sites on your home screen.

Collections

You can organize groups of tabs for quick access as Collections for tidy storage and viewing on your home screen. Firefox Collections can be easily created when you have the need and then deleted when you no longer do.

If you have no Collections they won't appear on your home screen (you can dismiss the note about Collections in Firefox 81+).

Create a new collection

To create new collections:

  1. Visit the page you want to add to a new collection.
  2. Tap the menu button. Settings icon in address bar in android

  3. Tap Save to collection.
  4. Tap Add new collection.
  5. Enter a name for the new collection in the text field that displays.
  6. Tap Done.
  7. The collection now displays within the Collections section on the home screen.

Visit Collections in Firefox to learn more about how to manage them.

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