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Is it possible somehow to revert back to the old browsing habits, i.e. no tabs in Chrome or Firefox?

I stumbled the web but I cannot find the answer to this question.

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marked as duplicate by Ƭᴇcʜιᴇ007, Tog, Carl B, Oliver Salzburg Sep 29 '13 at 16:35

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@terdon when I work I have at most 3 windows opened per desktop (I use Dexpot) and simply the tab bar is occupying too much space taken in the account the taskbar is nearly empty ;-) – laika Sep 27 '13 at 14:57
So you want to disable the tab bar, not tabbed browsing? – terdon Sep 27 '13 at 15:00
@techie007 Yes, I have to admit my question is a duplicate. – laika Sep 27 '13 at 15:56
@laika No worries, that's the way it goes. :) – Ƭᴇcʜιᴇ007 Sep 27 '13 at 15:58

There's no native option in Chrome or Firefox to turn tabs off, but you can find Extensions or addons to have a workaround feature.

Hiding Tab Bar in Firefox:

A few quick searches didn't turn much up for chrome extensions that has something similar, but it's likely there is something out there.

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If what you want is to hide the tab bar, you can do it with the TabMixPlus firefox add-on:

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