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In Mozilla Suite and SeaMonkey, the buttons appearing on the Navigation Toolbar (Back, Forward, Reload, Stop, etc.) can be displayed with text and/or icons. This preference determines how they’re displayed.

Possible values and their effects


Display toolbar buttons with icons only, no text.


Display toolbar buttons with text only, no icons.


Display toolbar buttons with both icons and text. (Default)


Mozilla Suite and SeaMonkey

“Pictures and text”, “Pictures only”, and “Text only” under “Edit → Preferences → Appearance → Show toolbars as” set this preference to 2, 0, and 1, respectively.

First checked in

2002-09-11 by Boris Zbarsky (patch by Neil Rashbrook)

Has an effect in

  • Mozilla Suite (all versions since 1.2 Beta)
  • SeaMonkey (all versions)

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