Customize the Firefox home screen

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You can pin and unpin sites to your Firefox for Android home screen in a few taps. Your Top Sites and Collections in let you access pages you've visited or bookmarked recently. If you're a new user, Firefox will show the top-ranked sites. This article will show you how to manage Top Sites and Collections.

Top Sites

Add a site to your top sites

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

  1. Visit the page you want to pin.
  2. Tap the menu button.

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  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

This feature requires Firefox for Android version 81 or higher. See Update to the latest version of Firefox for Android to learn more.

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.

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  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.

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  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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