Sidebars enable you to quickly access your browsing history and bookmarks while browsing. Each sidebar appears to the left of the current web page and can be hidden when not in use. This topic explains how to use the History and Bookmarks sidebars that Firefox provides.
You can display sidebars using menu commands or keyboard shortcuts.
The Bookmarks sidebar allows you to view your bookmarks in a separate pane that opens to the left of the main content pane. The Bookmarks sidebar shows the following information:
The History sidebar shows your browsing history in a separate pane that opens to the left of the main content pane. Click the View button to display a list of view options. The options enable you to view your history by date and site, site, date, most visited, or last visited.
Both the Bookmarks and History sidebars include a Search field. Use this field to search for a bookmark or page in your browsing history.
Search results appear in the Sidebar pane, below the Search field. Click a result to go to the corresponding page.