loadURI

The BrowserApp object is only available to privileged code running on Firefox for Android, and is intended for use by Firefox for Android add-ons.

Summary

BrowserApp.loadURI(uri, browser, params) loads the specified URI into the specified browser.

Syntax

window.BrowserApp.loadURI(uri);

window.BrowserApp.loadURI(uri, browser);

window.BrowserApp.loadURI(uri, browser, params);

uri
The URI to open represented as a string.
browser
The browser in which to open the URI. This is an optional parameter: if it is omitted the URI is opened in the browser hosted by the currently selected tab.
params
An optional set of parameters. These are the same parameters as those supplied to the loadURIWithFlags() method.

Example

This code loads "http://www.mozilla.org/" into the first tab:

window.BrowserApp.loadURI("http://www.mozilla.org/", window.BrowserApp.tabs[0].browser);

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