How to make Firefox home page to open a new tab when searching?

I'm a little modify Firefox on: home page and I try to get the home page to be effectively its own app tab. To do this, I need to make sure when I search with him, it opens a new tab to view the results of my research.

I tried two things so far; I tried to add the attribute target = "_blank" to the < form > tag and I tried adding the attribute onclick = "this.form.target = '_blank'; return true;" " for nested inside the < form > tag < input > tag (I'm guessing the latter is JavaScript lol). I also tried a 'TabSubmit' extension, which has not worked here.

I know how to change the right page (I change the content of aboutHome.xhtml in omni.ja) and have already changed the stylesheet a little (to underline links when hovering over them and adjusting the discoloration of the Mozilla logo during a flight over it). It comes to the next amendment I wanted to do.

Any suggestions? Thank you!

Topic: home use window.location.href = url; to change the location of the current tab.

This change of window.open (url); and by adding a line at the end of the aboutHome.js file to initialize the localStorage works for me with a registered locally on: homepage.

function onSearchSubmit(aEvent)
{
  let searchTerms = document.getElementById("searchText").value;
  if (gSearchEngine && searchTerms.length > 0) {
    const SEARCH_TOKENS = {
      "_searchTerms_": encodeURIComponent(searchTerms)
    }
    let url = gSearchEngine.searchUrl;
    for (let key in SEARCH_TOKENS) {
      url = url.replace(key, SEARCH_TOKENS[key]);
    }
    window.open(url);
  }

  aEvent.preventDefault();
}

localStorage["search-engine"]="{\"name\":\"Google\",\"searchUrl\":\"http://www.google.com/search?q=_searchTerms_&ie=utf-8&oe=utf-8&aq=t&rls=org.mozilla:en-US:official&client=firefox-a\"}";

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