[tbb-bugs] #30560 [Applications/Tor Browser]: NoScript and HTTPS-E remain in toolbar

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Tue May 21 18:43:26 UTC 2019

#30560: NoScript and HTTPS-E remain in toolbar
 Reporter:  sysrqb                    |          Owner:  tbb-team
     Type:  defect                    |         Status:  new
 Priority:  Medium                    |      Milestone:
Component:  Applications/Tor Browser  |        Version:
 Severity:  Normal                    |     Resolution:
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Changes (by gk):

 * cc: pospeselr, antonela (added)


 Well, the problem here is that the toolbar is essentially user
 customizable as e.g. can be seen on your image with the search bar which
 is not enabled by default in Firefox/Tor Browser. So, what do we do then?
 We made the decision to not mess with the toolbar for installed Tor
 Browser versions, but rather customize it only for new Tor Browsers as we

 Yes, this leaves the Noscript icon and the HTTPS-Everywhere icon on for
 those users that still have those on the toolbar. I think there is not
 much more we can do here without risking serious interference with user
 customizations. Thus, I am inclined to just live with that and mark this

Ticket URL: <https://trac.torproject.org/projects/tor/ticket/30560#comment:1>
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