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

learn more… | top users | synonyms (1)

2
votes
0answers
82 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
10 views

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 ...
3
votes
1answer
1k views

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 ...
2
votes
1answer
381 views

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 ...
3
votes
1answer
4k views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
383 views

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 ...
3
votes
4answers
12k views

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 ...
4
votes
1answer
250 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
420 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
720 views

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 ...
2
votes
2answers
415 views

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 ...
1
vote
2answers
374 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
160 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
313 views

Is there a way to make Safari open a bookmark in a new tab automatically without a keystroke?

The only way I can see to open the selected bookmark in a new tab is with a keystroke (control-click, or control-shift-click). I'd like to set Safari to automatically open a selected bookmark in a new ...
5
votes
1answer
163 views

Vim: close all tabs to the right

I was wondering if there is a way of closing all tabs to the right of the current tab. ie -----|active|-----|-----|------| and after, say: :tabcright -----|active Thanks! Pedro
1
vote
2answers
220 views

How to make CTRL+N open a new tab, not a new window in Firefox? [duplicate]

How to make CTRL+N open a duplicate tab (in the current window), not a new window in Firefox? I have Firefox 18.
1
vote
0answers
385 views

Materials Panel Missing in Blender

I am trying to add a material, but after selecting the object I want to add the material to (or selecting anything for that matter), and I click on the materials tab in the properties view, nothing is ...
1
vote
1answer
269 views

Taking screenshots of multiple browser tabs [closed]

My browser has 10-20 tabs open and I should go through and take a screenshot of each tab. Can this be automated somehow? I am using Internet Explorer but solutions for other browsers are also ...
0
votes
1answer
32 views

Cause Most Visited list to re-use existing tabs in Firefox?

If I open a link from the Most Visited page, or from the Bookmarks list, I would like it to check and see if that URL is already open, and, if it is, to go to that open tab, instead of opening the ...
3
votes
2answers
493 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 ...
1
vote
1answer
53 views

Jump to tab using keyboard in chrome

I am looking for something similar to the chrome extension, DeadMouse for jumping tabs. I know there is Ctrl+#, but is there a way to use some sort of hotkey to then switch tabs via typing in text? I ...
3
votes
1answer
131 views

Is there a Page Snooze add-on for Firefox?

I'm really taken by the Google Chrome extension "Page Snooze", which lets you close a tab and schedule it to reappear in say a week. Is there any add-on/extension like Page Snooze for Firefox?
7
votes
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 ...
3
votes
4answers
3k views

Firefox Add-on that lists all open tabs urls in one tab as text links

When firefox crashes and restarts there is a "restore previous tabs" page that opens in a single tab in the freshly restarted window. Let's say I had 15 tabs open in one window when FF crashed, links ...
1
vote
2answers
111 views

Changing the program name displaying on Konsole, using an alias

I have an alias for irssi:alias irssi="screen irssi. When I am running irssi in Konsole, the tab name shows up as "screen". Is there a way to make it display as "irssi"? My tab format on Konsole is: ...
0
votes
2answers
524 views

In Firefox, I accidentally clicked “Start New Session” after a crash. How can I get all my tabs back?

user1264624 asks on another website: After a Firefox crash, I accidentally clicked "Start New Session" instead of "Restore". Unfortunately there is no way to get back to the previous session as ...
1
vote
0answers
28 views

How to unload Firefox tabs (so they'll reload when activated)? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I unload a tab manually? If Firefox is running with a couple of tabs open and it's switched into Private Mode (an empty Firefox window appears) and then switched ...
2
votes
1answer
584 views

Always open URLs from a pinned tab in a new window

I want to make sure that all the tabs that I've pinned will stay pinned at the correct page. In Google Chrome, is it possible to prevent the URL of a pinned tab from being changed (so that clicking on ...
3
votes
1answer
4k views

How to open multiple tabs in IE8 from the command prompt?

What command line options can I use for opening multiple tabs in IE 8 from the command prompt or a .bat file? I've tried the URLs separated by "", commas, <> and |, but nothing has worked.
0
votes
0answers
59 views

Weird browser behavior when opening webpage

This happens quite often in both firefox and chrome and its quite annoying. Scenario: I middle click on a link, opening a webpage in a new tab, the tab opens. The pages loads, saying "waiting for ", ...
1
vote
0answers
329 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 ...
2
votes
1answer
138 views

Change keyboard shortcuts for for next and previous tab on OS X

I am on Mac OS X and when I used Bash (the default shell) before, to change tabs in the terminal I used Cmd← or Cmd→. Now I switched to to zsh and I have to do Cmd} or Cmd{. How do I change ...
6
votes
1answer
3k views

Prevent auto-loading of tabs in Firefox when starting browser

I use Tab Mix Plus, and I have the following settings set: "Don't load tab until selected" in Tabs dialog of Firefox is set The "Reload all tabs" in TMP is unselected The setting ...
1
vote
1answer
64 views

How to ignore App Tab when navigating with Ctrl+Tab in Firefox 16?

After pinning a tab as app tab in Firefox 16, I do not like it to be "in the way" when navigating through the other tabs using the keyboard shortcut Ctrl+Tab. Scenario: I open an online radio ...
4
votes
2answers
2k views

How do I access tabbed browsing when using the modern UI Internet Explorer?

When running Internet Explorer from the the modern UI, I can't find out how to access tabs. I can create tabs using Ctrl + T, but I'm not sure how to switch between tabs, see what tabs I have open, ...
4
votes
0answers
17 views

How to stop websites from disabling firefox keyboard shortcuts? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to forbid keyboard shortcut stealing by websites in Firefox How to stop websites from disabling firefox keyboard shortcuts? i notice my most used sites such as ...
11
votes
4answers
277 views

How can I make a tab in Firefox falsely believe that it still has the focus?

In Firefox I would like to pass to another tab while an ad is playing in the current tab, but the pesky thing will pause when its tab loses the focus. I would like to trick the ad to believe that it ...
2
votes
5answers
2k views

How to disable “Warn me then closing multiple tabs” in Firefox?

This option in firefox does not work for many, I read. But at least it did not asks me if I want to close all tabs. Now after the recent update, it asks me every time, even when I disable this option. ...
2
votes
1answer
3k views

Safari: how to re-open MULTIPLE previously closed tabs?

CMD + Z in Safari (6.0.1) will re-open the last closed tab. Is there any way to re-open multiple previously closed tabs (as in, say, Chrome)? A closely related question from 2011: Are there any ...
5
votes
1answer
6k views

How can I find out which tab sound is coming from?

At times when I am using my web browser – normally Google Chrome – I hear sound playing and I am not sure where it's coming from. I always do research our performing multiple tasks thus I have many ...
2
votes
1answer
266 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 ...
1
vote
1answer
274 views

specifying startup directory in console2 for tabs

Is there any way to open the new tab in the same directory as the existing tab ? I am running Console2 2.xx version over Windows7 platform. I know that we can specify default directory. But it is ...
2
votes
1answer
388 views

Browser: Randomly Opens Pages in New Windows Without Reason?

This is a very strange thing I've noticed on my computer and past computers over this past year or more. I know when page are meant to open in a new Window and know which settings to use on my browser ...
1
vote
2answers
143 views

Closing right/left tabs in Notepad++

How do you close all the tabs to the right/left of the current tab in Notepad++? Is there a plugin or an autohotkey script that can achieve this?
-2
votes
1answer
901 views

Can I edit the snapshots of websites on most visited sites page in Chrome?

I saw the previous chain of discussion, but did not find a way to continue the thread - I have found the "Preference" (I have Windows 7), but in that, I did not find clearly what to modify. I did find ...
13
votes
9answers
92k views

Chrome new tab page changed but I want it back

I'm using Google Chrome version 21.0.1180.89 m (on Windows 7). The problem is that I installed an anti-virus program that accidentally changed the home page (I didn't uncheck the option). Now every ...
1
vote
1answer
744 views

Is there an effective tab manager for Google Chrome? [closed]

I've tried a few extensions but I wasn't very satisfied, I'm basically looking for an extension that allows me to group sets of tabs in such a way that I'm able to quickly switch between the groups ...
1
vote
0answers
535 views

Firefox v15.0 about:newtab inaccessible via the back button

As of this morning I upgraded my Firefox to version 15.0. Or well, it did it for me. That's when my issue began. I've configured Firefox so that when I open up a new tab via Ctrl-T that it loads the ...
1
vote
1answer
55 views

Firefox 13+, how to load new tab thumbnails from current tab?

Sometimes I end up with 20+ tabs, and if I'm on tab number 2 and I finish my business with that tab, to open a new tab with thumbnails I have to hit CMD-T, but that opens the new tab at the far end. ...
1
vote
1answer
640 views

How do I make Chrome open chrome://newtab in an existing window?

I am trying to create a shortcut for XLaunchpad and WinLaunch so that I can get a "new tab" (which contains the shortcuts to apps, etc.) to appear. Not about:blank or a URL. However when I use ...