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post #11 of 132
No it doesn't. I want to know where my browser is taking me.

I like Firefox, but they just copied Opera's UI and now they're copying chrome. Do they have any original ideas?
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I call shenanigans. Why do they want to dump URL bar. Space? F11.
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post #13 of 132
What's with this URL bar removal shenanigans by browser makers? I want to know where my browser is going.

That's like removing the steering wheel from a car.

And how are we supposed to copy and paste links, then?

This is utter bullcrap.
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post #14 of 132
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Originally Posted by frickfrock99 View Post
I agree 100%.

I'm tired of all the clutter on top of my browser. Half the time I'm forced to unnecessarily scroll down to read an article or look at a large picture because the top bar is obscuring the page.

Good call Mozilla!
I don't see why you don't just do that yourself, mate. Currently I have a single toolbar in Firefox four that is 23 pixels tall. It contains the menu options (in the new Firefox 4 all-in-one menu button), back/forward, reload/stop, my tabs (the main reason it's 23 pixels and not 20 to 18 pixels, which I would much rather) which form a scrolling list (meaning my toolbar never gets larger) as required, my address bar (with a small change to make sure it'll never shrink to less than 200 pixels in length so I can also see where I am), then noscript, greasemonkey, the page's zoom level, a clock for the Easter Europe Standard Timezone time, then my DisplayFusion additional buttons (keep mouse in window, keep mouse on monitor, always on top, restore/maximize/close).

I'm at 1920x1200, so that gives me AMPLE screen space for any web page, and I haven't had to murder off my URL bar, nor any of the functionality I require in my web browser.

Good luck!
post #15 of 132
Just use full screen in firefox 4. When you need the url bar just mouse over the top of the screen and it shows up. I don't see what the big deal is.
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post #16 of 132
I disagree 100%. The process of going to a new webpage will need more steps.

This is a step back!
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post #17 of 132
They really need to develop more than what is already there, not just copy things.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Console-hater View Post
An example of phishing attempt:

www.overclock.net
lol very nice.
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post #19 of 132
Maybe they could just have it in a corner.
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I see even more people having their Facebook accounts getting hacked.
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