Default colors on browser tabs should be configurable

Nihanth Subramanya nhnt11 at
Sun Dec 31 17:54:05 UTC 2017

I don't have any immediate comments on your suggestion to make the colors customizable, but I wanted to point out that you can try the light and dark themes if you’d like to reduce the contrast between the selected tab and background tabs. Find them in customize mode, in the “Themes” menu:

> On Dec 27, 2017, at 2:45 PM, souhalt <souhalt at> wrote:
>   Please review about Firefox Quantum (ver. 57 or later):
>   The default colors on unfocused (inactive) browser tabs should be configurable or to be changed.
>   The default background color is too dark on unfocused (inactive) browser tabs.
> - on a focused (active) browser tab (black foreground on white background)
>   default foreground color: #000000
>   default background color: #F9F9FA
> - on unfocused (inactive) browser tabs (white foreground on black background)
>   default foreground color: #F9F9FA <- should be configurable
>   default background color: #202340 <- should be configurable (too dark)
>   The eyes get tired after looking at the browser tabs alternately and frequently.
>   Because the contrast between a focused tab and unfocused tabs is too strong.
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