How to search for a word on a webpage

in Mozilla Firefox, posted Oct 25th 2011

Learn how to search for a word on a webpage in Firefox.

Need to find a word quickly on a page using Firefox? It’s easy! Simply press the "Ctrl" and "F" keys simultaneously to open the "Find" toolbar at the bottom of the window box, then type in your word.

Firefox find toolbar

Inside the "Find" toolbar you will find the previous and next search result buttons; also, the "Highlight all" button will change the background color of all the results in order to make it more visible.

Once you’re done searching, just click the "X" icon on the left side of the "Find" toolbar, or press the "Escape" key on your keyboard to close it.