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In Safari, if you command-click (Mac) or Control-click (windows) a form submit button, the form submits to a new tab, just as if you command/control-clicked a link. Is there any way to replicate this behavior in Firefox? I find it very useful if there's a form I want to fill out more than once with very small changes. (I.E. a form with 5 fields, where I want to submit it more than once, changing only one of the fields.)

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You can also read bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=17754 for an "interesting" story about this feature. –  David Balažic Dec 11 '12 at 18:07

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Check out the SubmitToTab add-on.

Allows you to submit a form to a new tab or window. Simply middle-click on a submit button, or hold down the ctrl key before clicking on the button.

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That's awesome, exactly what I need. Thanks!! –  Josh Sep 29 '09 at 16:03
    
This Firefox extension has been renamed to and rewritten as TabSubmit. –  Sygmoral Aug 17 at 17:42

According to mozillaZine, the SubmitToTab add-on is "dead". You can find a Firefox 4-compatible rewrite in the TabSubmit add-on.

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