Mozilla Firefox, by default, comes with the Pocket.
This feature is useful to some peoples; But, not for all. If you are on the latter side and you want to disable this feature from Firefox, then this guide is for you.
This task is simple, and you can do it in two minutes. Without further ado, let's see how to hide or disable Pocket from Firefox.
Disable Pocket in Firefox
You can find Pocket in these three places on Firefox web browser:
You can hide the Pocket option from the first two places individually. However, you cannot hide it separately from Library Menu.
How to Hide Pocket from Address Bar
The below steps will only hide Pocket from Address Bar and here are they:
How to Hide Pocket from New Tab
You can see recommendations by Pocket on the Firefox New Tab. If you do not want them, then follow the below steps:
That's it. No more recommendation from the Pocket. Remember this will only hide Pocket recommendations from New Tab.
You can do the same on Android and here are the steps:
Here, you can disable other options too (Search, Top Sites, Highlights and Snippets).
Keep in mind that this is the only place you can see a Pocket option on Firefox for Android app.
The "Recommended by Pocket" on the Firefox web browser is currently available to the users in the US, Canada, and Germany only.
Disable Pocket Entirely
That is all. All done. Keep in mind that the above steps only disabled the Pocket options from Address Bar and Library Menu.
It does not hide the "Recommended by Pocket" option. If you wish, you can do that using the above method.
Re-enable Pocket in Firefox
Recommended by Pocket
To get back this feature on Firefox app, turn on the "Recommended by Pocket" option.
Re-enable Pocket Entirely
Keep in mind that this will enable the Pocket options on the Address Bar and Library Menu only.
If you cannot see any of the re-enabled Pocket options, close the browser and then launch it again.
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How to Disable Pocket in Firefox