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How to make Firefox and websites go full screen


Full Screen is a feature of Firefox that enables it to take up the entire screen, great for those itty bitty screens on netbooks, making the most of your HD TV or just because you want it to! This article tells all you need to know about it.


Turn on Full Screen


Bigger is better! Fill up your whole screen with Firefox.

  1. On the menu bar, click on the View menu.
  2. Click Full Screen.


Turn off Full Screen


Gimme my computer back! Shrink Firefox back to it’s original size.

  1. Move the pointer to the top of the screen.
  2. Right-click on an empty section of the Tab Strip.
  3. Click Exit Full Screen Mode


Keyboard Shortcuts


For those with a good memory. Go Full Screen via the keyboard.

  • Toggle Full Screen keyboard shortcut: Press the F11 key.
    Note: On computers with a compact keyboard (such as netbooks and laptops), press the fn + F11 keys.