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Turn off tabbed browsing: Chrome/Firefox - Is it possible? [duplicate]

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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1answer
594 views

How to restore Firefox tabs after removing adware?

I installed a software from CNET Downlaods and with it came bunch of adware that was bloating down my system and generally just making my life difficult. It changed my home page in Firefox, added some ...
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0answers
343 views

Firefox - A vertical tab addon that works with All in One Sidebar

I have All in One Sidebar (AISO) installed and am loving it. now, I was thinking of installing an addon that would display my tabs in the sidebar in a vertical way. Also, this sidebar should ...
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0answers
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Clear Firefox history on exit except open pages

I would like to clear the entire Firefox history on exit, except for currently open windows, tab groups, tabs, pages so that they can be opened the next time Firefox starts, by the click of a single ...
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2answers
509 views

How to back up and restore firefox tree style tabs?

I use the popular Tree Style Tab firefox extension. How can I back up all open tabs and later restore them, yielding the same tab tree? The backup could be saved to the bookmarks database, or to a ...
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7answers
1k views

faster alternative to firefox tab groups

I had about 200 tabs open in about 15 tab groups. Needless to say, Firefox wasn't lightning fast (even with the "don't load tabs until selected" option checked). The solution that dramatically ...
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0answers
331 views

Tab stacking in Firefox

I often use multiple tabs (30 or more). Since I upgraded to Firefox 17, the addon that I had been using to allow tab stacking is no longer compatible. (I believe Tab Mix Plus was the add-on). I'm not ...
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1answer
270 views

How do you stop firefox from opening links to add on information pages after each add on update?

Firefox frequently installs updates to my add ons automatically. That's fine, but every time it does one of these updates, it opens a URL in a new tab. The URL is apparently determined by the add on ...
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1answer
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How can I restore the automatic location bar focus with Firefox 13?

Safari does it, Chrome does it, and Firefox did it up to version 12: put the focus automatically to the location bar (a.k.a. address bar) when opening a new tab. With FF13 this behaviour changed, ...
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1answer
182 views

Firefox - Open specific link in all tabs?

I'm looking for a Firefox addon that will let me open a bunch of tabs like this: www.website.com/user.php?num=350 www.website.com/user.php?num=241 www.website.com/user.php?num=125 And then click a ...
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1answer
682 views

Auto color of tabs in Firefox based on URL/domain?

I need to have open three URLs that are the same on three different servers. It becomes bit hard to quickly select the tab I need to go to in quick manner. To have the same color or same color scheme ...
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1answer
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Can each Firefox tab have its own keyboard layout / language?

In Internet Explorer, when I switch my keyboard language in a tab, it doesn't affect other tabs that are already open (i.e., they retain their original kbd languages). Can I achieve the same in ...
2
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1answer
278 views

How to lock Firefox tab to domain or URL pattern

I know Firefox extensions that allow protecting (cannot be closed) and locking (cannot change URL) tabs. What I need is an extension that locks a tab to a certain domain or URL pattern. For example, ...
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1answer
701 views

Opening a new tab with Firefox (middle click)- make it work with Javascript links?

I have this problem continuously. I read MSNBC news (and other pages). I click the middle mouse button to open links in a new tab, to read later. I go to the tabs later, at it was a javascript ...
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2answers
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Most efficient method of storing URLs for later viewing? — e.g. Bookmark addon [closed]

I have 200 tabs open in Firefox (3 windows), 100 tabs open in Opera (1 window), 37 tabs open in Chrome (1 window) and 51 tabs open in Firefox Nightly (x64, v9; 2 windows). Obviously my efficiency has ...
2
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3answers
162 views

Save and name the set of tabs in a single Firefox window

I bounce back and forth between three to ten projects on which I am doing research, and I often have 20 to 50 tabs open on each project. As a result I usually have 100 to 200 tabs open at a time. This ...
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1answer
381 views

Show as tab option/addon for firefox

In chrome when a popup window opens, we have an option to make it as a tab and hence we could move/dock it to the main chrome browser window. I could not find a similar Show as tab option for ...
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1answer
454 views

Force all new links to same domain to reuse single browser tab

I want Firefox to use the same tab for all URLs in a single domain. In other words, if I already have Bugzilla open in one tab, and I click a new Bugzilla link from an email, the new link will open in ...
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5answers
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Disable/enable the proxy on a tab by tab basis in Firefox

Is it possible to disable/enable the proxy connection on a tab-by-tab basis in Firefox? I can access the internet with the proxy enabled, and I can access our internal servers with the proxy ...
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1answer
326 views

Opera tab groups in Firefox 4 Beta?

I realize Firefox 4 is still beta, but I'm wondering if anyone knows of an addon which will allow you to group tabs as in Opera's tab "stacking". I find this much nicer than Firefox's tab "groups". ...
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2answers
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Firefox extension that will allow Chrome-like tab closing for Firefox 3?

This is the behavior I'm talking about. It's coming to Firefox 4, but is there an extension that will give this functionality to 3.6?