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Firefox for mobile devices, codename Fennec, brings the true Web experience to mobile phones and other non-PC devices. This page provides resources for Web and add-on developers.

Keep up with the latest news and updates from the project by following @mozmobile on Twitter, subscribing to the mobile newsletter, or becoming a fan on Facebook.

Getting Started

Documentation

Firefox Mobile for developers
Information about specific versions of Firefox for Mobile devices, mobile-specific APIs and other useful information.
Detecting device orientation
How to use orientation events to detect device movement and rotation.
Using the viewport meta tag to improve the mobile browsing experience
How to improve the mobile experience by using <meta name="viewport">.
Using geolocation
How to detect the location of a device.
Working with content views
How to work with content views (views handling rendering of content in separate processes).

For Add-On Developers

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Downloads

Community

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Tools

  • Bugzilla - bug database for the Mozilla projects

 

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Related Topics

Developing Mozilla

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Categories

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<p><span style="font-family: Helvetica;">Firefox for mobile devices, codename Fennec, brings the true Web experience to mobile phon</span><span style="font-family: Helvetica;">es and other non-PC devices. This page provides resources for Web and add-on developers.</span></p>
<p><span style="font-family: Helvetica;">Keep up with the latest news and updates from the project by following <a class="external" href="http://www.twitter.com/mozmobile" title="http://www.twitter.com/mozmobile">@mozmobile</a> on Twitter, subscribing to the <a class="external" href="http://list-manage.com/subscribe?u=168bf22f976f5a68fe5770d19&amp;id=f76d3a9899" title="http://list-manage.com/subscribe?u=168bf22f976f5a68fe5770d19&amp;id=f76d3a9899">mobile newsletter</a>, or becoming a fan on <a class="external" href="http://www.facebook.com/pages/Firefox-for-mobile/299390590532" title="http://www.facebook.com/pages/Firefox-for-mobile/299390590532">Facebook</a>.</span></p>
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<table class="topicpage-table"> <tbody> <tr> <td> <h4 name="GettingStarted"><span style="font-family: Helvetica;">Getting Started</span></h4> <ul> <li><span style="font-family: Helvetica;"><a class="link-https" href=" https://wiki.mozilla.org/Mobile" title="Mobile Project Wiki">Mobile Project Wiki</a></span></li> <li><span style="font-family: Helvetica;"><a class="link-https" href="https://wiki.mozilla.org/Mobile/FennecVision" title="Fennec Vision">Fennec Vision</a></span></li> <li><span style="font-family: Helvetica;"><a class="link-https" href="https://wiki.mozilla.org/Mobile/Fennec/Architecture" title="Architecture overview">Architecture overview</a></span></li> </ul> <h4 name="Documentation"><span style="font-family: Helvetica;"><a href="/Special:Tags?tag=Mobile&amp;language=en" title="Special:Tags?tag=Mobile&amp;language=en">Documentation</a></span></h4>
<dl> <dt><span style="font-family: Helvetica;"><a href="/en/Mobile/Firefox_Mobile_for_developers" title="en/Firefox Mobile for developers">Firefox Mobile for developers</a></span></dt> <dd><span style="font-family: Helvetica;"><small>Information about specific versions of Firefox for Mobile devices, mobile-specific APIs and other useful information.</small></span></dd> <dt><span style="font-family: Helvetica;"><a href="/en/Detecting_device_orientation" title="en/Detecting device orientation">Detecting device orientation</a></span></dt> <dd><span style="font-family: Helvetica;"><small>How to use orientation events to detect device movement and rotation.</small></span></dd> <dt><span style="font-family: Helvetica;"><a href="/en/Mobile/Viewport_meta_tag" title="en/Mobile/Using the viewport meta tag to improve the mobile browsing experience">Using the viewport meta tag to improve the mobile browsing experience</a></span></dt> <dd><span style="font-family: Helvetica;"><small>How to improve the mobile experience by using &lt;meta name="viewport"&gt;</small>.</span></dd> <dt><span style="font-family: Helvetica;"><a href="/En/Using_geolocation" title="En/Using geolocation">Using geolocation</a></span></dt> <dd><span style="font-family: Helvetica;"><small>How to detect the location of a device.</small></span></dd> <dt><span style="font-family: Helvetica;"><a href="/En/Multi-Process_Architecture/Working_with_content_views" title="En/Multi-Process Architecture/Working with content views">Working with content views</a><br> </span></dt> <dd><span style="font-family: Helvetica;"><small>How to work with content views (views handling rendering of content in separate processes).</small></span></dd>
</dl><h4 name="Addon"><span style="font-family: Helvetica;">For Add-On Developers</span></h4> <ul> <li><span style="font-family: Helvetica;"><a class="link-https" href="https://wiki.mozilla.org/Mobile/Fennec/Extensions" title="Mobile extension development">Extension basics</a></span></li> <li><span style="font-family: Helvetica;"><a class="link-https" href="https://wiki.mozilla.org/Mobile/Fennec/CodeSnippets" title="Fennec code snippets">Code Snippets</a></span></li> <li><span style="font-family: Helvetica;"><a class="link-https" href="https://wiki.mozilla.org/Mobile/Fennec/Extensions/BestPractices" title="Fennec extensions best practices">Best practices</a></span></li> <li><span style="font-family: Helvetica;"><a class="link-https" href="https://wiki.mozilla.org/Mobile/Fennec/Extensions/Options" title="Creating an options UI">Creating an Options UI</a></span></li> <li><span style="font-family: Helvetica;"><a class="link-https" href="https://wiki.mozilla.org/Mobile/Fennec/Extensions/Layout" title="Fennec Extensions Layout">Tips for creating a robust UI</a></span></li> <li><span style="font-family: Helvetica;"><a class=" link-https" href="https://wiki.mozilla.org/Mobile/Fennec/Tips" title="https://wiki.mozilla.org/Mobile/Fennec/Tips">General development tips</a></span></li> <li><a class=" external" href="http://people.mozilla.com/~mfinkle/tutorials/" title="http://people.mozilla.com/~mfinkle/tutorials/"><span style="font-size: small;">Tutorials to Create Add-Ons for Mobile</span></a></li> </ul> <p><span style="font-family: Helvetica;"><span class="alllinks"><a href="/Special:Tags?tag=Mobile&amp;language=en" title="Special:Tags?tag=Mobile&amp;language=en">View All...</a></span></span></p> </td> <td> <h4 name="Download"><span style="font-family: Helvetica;">Downloads</span></h4> <ul> <li><span style="font-family: Helvetica;"><a class="external" href="http://mozilla.com/m" title="Firefox for Maemo">Firefox for Maemo</a> - download from your mobile device</span></li> <li><span style="font-family: Helvetica;"><a class="link-https" href="https://wiki.mozilla.org/Mobile/Platforms/Android" title="https://wiki.mozilla.org/Mobile/Platforms/Android">Firefox for Android</a> (alpha)</span></li> <li><span style="font-family: Helvetica;"><a class="external" href="http://www.mozilla.com/en-US/mobile/platforms/" title="http://www.mozilla.com/en-US/mobile/platforms/">Emulator</a> for Windows, Mac, and Linux</span></li> <li><span style="font-family: Helvetica;"><a class=" link-https" href="https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/mobile/collection/ada1e4d0-346d-c654-94ac-f6777b5abae3" title="https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/mobile/collection/ada1e4d0-346d-c654-94ac-f6777b5abae3">Mobile Add-ons for Developers</a></span></li> </ul> <h4 name="Community"><span style="font-family: Helvetica;">Community</span></h4> <p><span style="font-family: Helvetica;">View Mozilla forums... {{ DiscussionList("dev-platforms-mobile", "mozilla.dev.platforms.mobile") }}</span></p> <ul> <li><span style="font-family: Helvetica;"><a class="link-irc" href="irc://irc.mozilla.org/mobile">#mobile on irc.mozilla.org</a></span></li> </ul> <h4 name="Tools"><span style="font-family: Helvetica;">Tools</span></h4> <ul> <li><span style="font-family: Helvetica;"><a href="/en/Bugzilla" title="en/Bugzilla">Bugzilla</a> - bug database for the Mozilla projects</span></li> </ul> <p> </p> <span style="font-family: Helvetica;"> <p><span class="alllinks"><a href="/Special:Tags?tag=QA:Tools&amp;language=en" title="Special:Tags?tag=QA:Tools&amp;language=en">View All...</a></span></p> </span> <h4 name="Related_Topics"><span style="font-family: Helvetica;">Related Topics</span></h4> <dl> <dd><span style="font-family: Helvetica;"><a href="/En/Developer_Guide" title="en/Developing_Mozilla">Developing Mozilla</a></span></dd> </dl> </td> </tr> </tbody>
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