Tabs are a graphical user interface feature that allows multiple documents to be contained within a single window.

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Bing New Tab Page on Chrome

For a long while, my computer had the default new tab page, which I liked. Recently, it has turned into a bing search bar tab. I hate bing. I checked all my settings, removed unused extensions, ...
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Number typing issue on RedHat

When typing 4 or 6 on terminal window it changes the tab instead of writing the number. I am using Red Hat Enterprise Linux Workstation release 6.4 (Santiago). How can this issue be fixed? Here are ...
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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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Revert New Tab Page Behavior in Google Chrome 29+

I don’t like the behavior of the new tab page in Google Chrome 29+. How can I restore the old behavior? The new tab page (if you have Google set as the default search engine) now shows the Google ...
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conemu do not group tabs

I see that recent conemu versions display tasks as submenus of groups - is there a way to turn this off and get back to old behavior, that is, clicking a task name starts it immediately instead of ...
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Open synced tabs in the new Google Chrome

Google Chrome updated a few days ago, and since then, I can't seem to access my synced tabs. How do I access my synced tabs in the new Google Chrome?
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Can I configure firefox to show all tabs?

On firefox 23.0.1, there are arrows left and right of the tabs bar, as firefox hides some tabs if you have "too many" opened. I really dislike this behavior, as sometimes tabs opened recently, at the ...
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Why is Chromium running all tabs in a single process?

Typically, Chromium will group n tabs together into a single OS process, where n is typically a small number. However, for one of my Chromium profiles, all of my currently open tabs appear to be in ...
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Hiding messages in Thunderbird automatically?

Is there any way to configure Thunderbird 17 so that when read a message and then go back to the Inbox (or any of the other items in that column) the open message will close automatically? I would ...
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Safari - open tab in last position

I'm using Safari 6.0.5 on Mac OS X 10.8.4. Is it possible to configure Safari so that new tabs are opened not next to the current tab but at the end? Something similar to the Firefox option ...
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Is there a way to move multiple tabs to a new browser window, in Chrome?

I know this may seem like a silly question but it is certainly a minor feature that I would love to use, if it exists. Is there a way to quickly select multiple browser-tabs in Chrome, and move them ...
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In Opera how to open a link from a private tab in a normal tab?

There are search engines I don't trust, which is why I keep searches inside private tabs. Is it possible (and how) to open a normal tab from a private tab? I.e. so that if one of the search results ...
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Is it possible to re-order Cygwin tabs in Conemu

I can re-order 'cmd' tabs in Conemu ( as per Is that possible to reorder tabs in ConEmu?), but the WinAltLeft and WinAltRight shortcuts do not work if the tab has a Cygwin shell in it. I have tried ...
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How to open multiple tabs in IE8 from the command prompt and open window maximized?

source: How to open multiple tabs in IE8 from the command prompt? I would like to open multiple windows in Internet Explorer 10, each with multiple tabs. I want the windows open maximized. Executing ...
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Tabbed file explorer for Windows 8 [closed]

Is there a utility which integrates with Windows 8's File Explorer and gives tabs? I don't want dual pane. Just tabs. And I want it to integrate with Windows 8's own File Explorer preferably as I ...
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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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How to have Firefox open all internal links normally?

How to have Firefox open all internal links normally ? By “internal”, I mean the links that come from Firefox, the only other links being the links coming from other apps or from the OS. By ...
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Firefox: How to stay on the current tab when I open a new tab using “Search Google for ” context menu?

I have a habit of opening several new tabs using "Search Google for " and "Define " (Google dictionary) context menus, but Firefox always shifts the focus to the new tab. Is there a way to switch this ...
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OSX - Google Chrome force quit. Can't re-open all my tabs

I force quit Google Chrome on my Mac and when I reopened it won't give me the option to re-open all of my tabs. I've looked at other similar questions to this but the answers seem to jump right in ...
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Adobe InDesign Ctrl+Tab'ing: can you make it cycle in tab order, instead of 'last used' order?

In InDesign, I often want to quckly Ctrl+Tab back and forth between two documents side-by-side (using, of course, Ctrl+Shift+Tab to go the other way). But I might have four documents open, in total. I ...
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How to setup vim to edit both Makefile and normal code files?

I am using Mac OSX 10.7.5, the contents of .vimrc is as follow: set tabstop=4 set shiftwidth=4 set softtabstop=4 set expandtab set shiftround set smarttab set autoindent set copyindent ...
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Sync OneTab tabs on Chrome across different PC's

I'm using the OneTab extension for Chrome on all of my PC's and I'm looking for a solution/workaround to sync all the tabs automatically across my computers. OneTab doesn't provide any sync capability ...
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How can I get chrome to open all the “Hot Questions” in Stack Exchange in tabs?

I enjoy reading most of the "hot questions" on the StackExchange™ MultiCollider SuperDropdown™. Is there a Chrome-specific way to open all the questions up in separate tabs without middle clicking ...
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Using the contents of a cell to refer to a worksheet name in a formula

I have the names of dealers along with the associated data located in various tabs in a particular workbook. I wrote a sumif formula for one and included the names of the dealers in the cell to the ...
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Save vim tabs without saving vim environment / Reload vim environment

My vim environment occasionally becomes corrupted because of plugin/user errors (e.g. :bdelete in the NERDCommander window), and I'd like to "reload vim". :mksession allows vim to "save" tabs for ...
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Customizing tabbar-buffer-groups-function has no effect

I want to setup a tab scheme like this: All IRC-related buffers in "irc" tab group All dired buffers and Emacs-internal buffers like *scratch*/*messages* in "emacs" All other buffers in "user" ...
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Unique tab/instance browser?

I'm helping my grandma start using a computer,she has trouble understanding when her double clicks are registered with the OS and often ends up clicking more times that necessary.Since the only ...
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flash playback in chrome stuttering when switching tabs

Today I noticed that my flash player under chrome pauses for a fraction of a second when switching tabs, and replays the previous several miliseconds of sound and video from before the switch. I have ...
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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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How do I disable next/previous tab keyboard shotcuts (Ctrl+PageUp/PageDown) in Firefox 21 (on Linux)?

I want to disable Tab switching in Firefox with Ctrl+PageUp/PageDown. I recently leared that several extensions allow reassigning them (like SwiftTabs), but the old with Ctrl+PageUp/PageDown remain ...
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Firefox history time / date

When firefox displays a history of the pages visited so far, it also has a Date / Time column? With what aspect is the time stored? Time of last access? In that case, it is possible to open all tabs, ...
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How do I create a master list in excel that displays the most recent entry from each tab on a worksheet?

I'm creating a workspace (on excel 2003) with three worksheets: active, inactive, and master-list. Tabs will move between active and inactive, based on whether or not I'm currently focused on them. I ...
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left and right aligned text with different page layouts

I want to make my template in Word 2010 as simple as possible for users. At the moment in the footer there is some text left aligned then a right tab stop for the page numbers. My issue is when I turn ...
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Firefox disable cycle between start-end of tabs with Ctrl+Tab?

How can I disable the cyclic nature of Ctrl+Tab in Firefox? Currently if I press Ctrl+Tab again and again, repeatedly, when I hit the last tab, and press again, Firefox goes to the first tab. How can ...
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Open a URL file in a new tab of existing IE window from command line

When IE10 is set as my default browser, double-clicking an internet shortcut (*.url file) opens it in a new tab of the existing IE window. However, when it is not the default, every way of opening a ...
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Dreamweaver CS6 UI how to group under same tab

I'm using Dreamweaver CS6 and am wondering how to get my files under the same tab, as shown in the picture below. I can't remember how I got them there to begin with but it feels convenient to me.
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How to switch to the last used tab by clicking on the selected tab in Firefox?

I prefer to use mouse when I browse. I mostly use Opera for that, it has all the features I need, out of the box. Opera has a very good feature: when I click on the currently selected tab, it switches ...
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Enabling MRU tabbing in Notepad++ but without the “document switcher” popup?

I like the MRU (Most Recently Used) tabbing order of Notepad++, but really dislike the "document switcher" that pops up when you use CTRL-TAB. When I disable the document switcher option in Settings ...
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How do I open a list of links in new tabs fast? [duplicate]

I need to review about 1000 pages I have stored in an Excel file. Is there a browser plugin or online app which would open say 10 URLs I paste in a box in new tabs? Or how could I do this the most ...
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How to access tabs synced by Chrome, without the original new tab?

In the near future I will have to start syncing my tabs while I'm travelling. A small problem is that I use a custom new tab (html file I load using this extension). So I don't have access to the ...
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Tab groups are out of control, how can I get my tabs back?

After having removed some of my (many) tab groups, my problem with really bad performance was solved. Yesterday I did the following: I started Firefox I right-clicked a tab and wanted to move it to ...
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Force IE to use one process per tab

I've noticed that IE occasionally groups several tabs into one process. Unfortunately, this ends up being self-destructive as eventually all the 10-12 tabs I usually have open end up on just one or ...
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Firefox change newtab focus settings [duplicate]

When I CTRLT to open a new tab about:blank firefox used to focus address bar, now it doesn't focus anything. Starting to type in new tab won't do anything. How can I change it to focus address bar ...
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How can I set a keyboard shortcut to switch between Excel tabs?

I find the Ctrl+ PgDn/PgUpnot good enough. When I have a lot of tabs it's very annoying to get to the right tab, or move it and change the order, which is sometimes important. I need Excel to switch ...
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Sublime Text: Keyboard shortcut for close all other tabs?

If you right-click a tab name you have three options for closing: Close Close others Close tabs to the right If you go through the default shortcuts you'd see only the first is possible using the ...
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Is it possible to open multiple tabs but not load the URLs?

When I'm causally browsing, some pages I go to I want to view them later but I don't want them bookmarked and now and again I will bookmark all these tabs into a single folder in a backup folder, the ...
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How can I get Firefox to open a cached version of a page in new tabs?

At work, we use a bug-tracking system to keep track of what work needs to be done. I can set the new tab page to be a list of all of my bugs, however this page loads slowly, as the site queries a ...
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Forcing Browser to open all links in new tabs

I am on a page and I need to open a link. Right now, I have to press ctrl and then click the link then it opens in a new tab. I don't want to do this. What I want is that whenever I click any link ...
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Notepad++ tabbed and untabbed at the same time

I want Notepad++ to be tabbed (like it is by default) when I use the Edit with Notepad++ context menu in explorer, but open in a new window without tabs (similar to Notepad/Notepad2) when I simply ...
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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 ...