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How do I enable middle mouse clicking?

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What does that even mean? If you want people to answer, please take the time to explain what you're asking. –  Jo-Erlend Schinstad Mar 20 '12 at 19:14
    
@Jo-ErlendSchinstad Take a look at the title... –  Eliah Kagan Aug 14 '12 at 20:58
    
It's not clear to me what "open a new tab/close tab" means. –  Jo-Erlend Schinstad Aug 15 '12 at 1:37

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This behaviour should be enabled by default with Firefox, it may be that your system is not recognizing middle clicks.

To check whether "middle click open in a new tab" is activated type about:config into the URL bar in Firefox (and click the "I'll be careful" button, if prompted).

In the search bar type middleclick

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Make sure the Value for browser.tabs.opentabfor.middleclick is set to true (if it is "False" then double click to change it) `

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