Ask Ubuntu is a question and answer site for Ubuntu users and developers. It's 100% free.

Sign up
Here's how it works:
  1. Anybody can ask a question
  2. Anybody can answer
  3. The best answers are voted up and rise to the top

I install Ubuntu 11.04 Chinese version. But Firefox's title and search bar also in English.

How to change back to Chinese version?

The important thing for me is change search bar to

share|improve this question
up vote 2 down vote accepted

For the search bar:

  1. Install the 'Add to Search Bar' add-on for Firefox.
  2. Go to
  3. Right click on the search field and select "Add to search bar" in the contextual menu.

For the search built in the address bar:

  1. Type about:config into the address bar.
  2. Search for "keyword.url"
  3. Change its value by adding "tw" where "" is written.

Adapted from DuckDuckGo instructions.

share|improve this answer

Your Answer


By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.