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Customize the Start Page Layout in Firefox on Android

Do you want to change the homepage sections and layout? Learn how you can customize the start screen layout in the Firefox app.

Firefox browser allows you to customize the home screen to match your preferences. You can turn off the unwanted section if you want a clean or clutter-free screen.

To customize the homepage screen, visit the Customize Homepage menu and switch the toggle buttons for different options. You can also change the background wallpaper from the same menu.

In this guide, we have shared the steps to customize the homepage layout in the Firefox app.

Setup Homepage Layout Options

There are several options to customize the homepage or start page layout in the Firefox browser. Follow these steps:

  1. Open the Firefox app on your Android device.
  2. Tap the More vertical 3-dots icon for the options menu.
  3. Choose the Customize Homepage menu.
    setup homepage layout in Firefox androidIt will display the homepage customization options.

You can tap the toggle switch next to these features to enable or disable them on the homepage.

  • Shortcuts: Consists of the favicons of websites you access frequently.
  • Sponsored Shortcuts: It is a website tagged as a Sponsored partner of Firefox.
  • Jump Back in: Continue browsing the page you last visited.
  • Recently Bookmarked: Pages you bookmarked.
  • Recently Visited: All the webpages visited most recently.
  • Opening Screen: Select whether you want the opening screen of Firefox to display the homepage, Last tab, or homepage after four hours of inactivity.

Based on your toggle switch customization, the homepage will be configured.

Change Homepage Wallpaper

You can choose the wallpaper for Firefox’s homescreen using the same Customize Homepage option. Follow these steps:

  1. Open the Firefox app on your Android device.
  2. Tap the Menu vertical 3-dots icon and choose Customize Homepage menu.
  3. Select the Wallpapers option from the list.
  4. Choose the desired wallpaper from the preset list.
    change background wallpaper on FirefoxIt will apply the selected wallpaper to the home screen as a background.

Unfortunately, there is no option to choose a personal or custom image from our phone gallery for wallpaper.

Bottom Line

You can personalize the Firefox homepage and enable only the elements you use. It will make the interface clutter-free and clean to use.

Similarly, you can customize the home page layout in the Firefox app on a computer.

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Swayam Prakash

Swayam Prakash

Swayam is a professional content creator with 6-years of experience in conceptualizing, creating, and managing tech-based content for notable online publishing firms. He troubleshoots the technical issues and loves to write about it. Connect him on LinkedIn.

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