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

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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 ...
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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 ...
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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
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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.
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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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How can I make OSX terminal tab names the same as .ssh/config host aliases

Setting up a .ssh/config is a great time saver. The host aliases with user defined names make it easier keep track servers and key files. However, the OSX terminal tab names are displaying what ever ...
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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 ...
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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?
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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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Firefox Add-on that lists all open tabs urls in one tab as text links [closed]

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 ...
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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: %...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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.
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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 ", ...
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Tab stacking in Firefox [closed]

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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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 ...
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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 browser....
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How to prevent Opera from switching to the Download tab?

How do I prevent Opera from switching to the Download tab? How to disable the Download tab?
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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 channel,...
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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, ...
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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 ecwid....
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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 ...
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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. ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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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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 ...
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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 ...
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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?
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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. ...
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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 ...
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Make floating window tab widths wider in Notepad++

How can I make the floating window tabs wider/static width in Notepad++ (version 5.9.6.2)?
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How can I unload a tab manually?

Firefox has a setting "Don't load tabs until selected" (see How do I make Firefox 13 Load All My Tabs on Startup or when Resuming Reload). I like that behaviour. I am searching for a way to "deload"/...
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How to suspend and resume browser tab groups?

Modern browsers such as Firefox and Chrome are able to shutdown and restore the same group of tabs they had before the next time you open them, and even sometimes remember additional tab state such as ...
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Gnu screen: kill a frozen tab

How to go about closing a stalled screen tab (the machine is no longer reachable) ?