Show and hide Firefox 4 menu bar with a click

As you all know the new Firefox 4 has a sleek look and refreshed layout. Now there is no menu bar (in Windows 7 and Vista) which is moved to a single orange Firefox button.

If you want to access the menu bar every so often, you can enable it manually by clicking the orange button, but there is also a simple tricks to enable or disable menu bar whenever you need it just with a click.Firefox-menu bar

To access the menu bar, just hit the Alt key on the keyboard, to hide it again click the mouse anywhere on the screen.

Hope this simple tip will help you save time.

Kannan is a computer and Android enthusiast, a blogger by passion and a tech freak. His always ready-to-help attitude, knowledge and hard work is what drives him.


  1. aatif

    Aug 19, 2010 at 5:41 am

    Firefox is great , and this is easy tutorial .

    • Kannan

      Aug 19, 2010 at 2:37 pm

      Hi Aatif, welcome and thanks for reading

  2. zezebel

    Aug 15, 2010 at 10:19 am

    I never tried windows vista or windows 7 but I can remember this if I use them next time.

    • Kannan

      Aug 16, 2010 at 4:08 am

      But it will work with other OSs also.

  3. Viji

    Aug 15, 2010 at 9:27 am

    Really cool trick. Thanks for sharing.

  4. Blinkky

    Aug 15, 2010 at 8:29 am

    Good tutorial. Easy to understand =)

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