I like to open several tabs in GNOME terminal when I work. In Firefox, you can switch between tabs using Ctrl-Tab or Ctrl-Shift-Tab. How do I get the same functionality in GNOME terminal?
Ctrl + PageDown for Next Tab
Ctrl + PageUp for Previous Tab
to move tab left , try Ctrl + Shift + Left
This is usually mapped to CTRLPgUp and CTRLPgDown.
Use CTRLSHIFTPgUp and CTRLSHIFTPgDown to move tabs around.
And lastely, you can directly access the first ten tabs with ALT1, ALT2 etc. ...
You can modify the key-bindings for gnome-terminal using gconf-editor.
Look under: apps/gnome-terminal/keybindings
The man-page for gconf-editor provides some interesting comments...
Note: GConfig-Editor may not be installed by default. For Debian/Ubuntu/Mint, install with:
Update: Some (newer?) versions of gnome-terminal have a