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

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How to prevent background tabs from loading in Firefox?

I am searching for what the "Don't load tabs until selected" options promises in Firefox. As it seems the option works fine when Firefox is set to load the tabs from the last session upon start. Only ...
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Missing the “add tab group to favorites ” option in IE8

I have internet options selected for quick tabs and tab groups in settings, IE8 WIndows XP. I can open a list of favorites from the menu using the blue arrow as a tab group. I can then use the quick ...
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Unmap Ctrl (shift) tab hotkey to switch tabs in MTPuTTY

In MTPuTTY, Control+Tab and Control-Shift-Tab are the default hotkeys for changing terminal tabs. However, there doesn't seem to be any way to unmap these hotkeys from the "Hot keys" menu. Is it ...
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Firefox bottleneck with lot's of tabs open?

I'm currently using Firefox 28.0 on a windows 7 system on a SSD. Sometimes, when I do some research, I open about 180 + tabs on my machine. This makes firefox super slow, without using the SSD or CPU ...
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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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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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I have 4 monitors connected running windows. Seeking utility/mod of taskbar to display on 2 monitors only, and not on all 4 Monitors

Trying to find a solution for the following: I been using +7 taskbar tweaker for options such as ability to customize group groups or unpin certain tabs from groups and option to display seconds In ...
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Google Chrome - Remotely close Chrome on synced computer

I left chrome open at home. It's on a webpage signed in to something that I'd like to sign out of. There may be other ways of accomplishing that, but I really just want to know if this is possible. ...
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In between multiple tabs, how to use Vimperator to open a tab after current one

If you're a Firefox user you know that if you have 10 tabs open and say you're in the tab #5. If you open a new tab which will become #11 in order and search something, after you finish and close ...
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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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How to open multiple tabs in IE8 from batch file?

Upon searching for an answer to this question, I stumbled upon an almost identical question on this site, to which someone answered: "For launching multiple URLs in tabs in a single IE window, use the ...
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Tab preview extension for chrome [closed]

Is there a Google chrome extension that will show tab previews when I hover over the tab, similar to the tab scope extension for firefox.
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How do I remove the lock on my tab

my question is in regards to the padlock in the google tab. How do I remove the lock? With this lock on, I am unable to close the tab once it is opened. as you can see by the image I do not have ...
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Is there a way to open ctrl-clicked target-blank links right next to the tab from which I open them?

First of all, neither browser.tabs.insertRelatedAfterCurrent=true nor Tab Mix Plus option helps. I just have a page containing a href="..." target="_blank" (or without target="_blank") links. I ...
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Using Ctrl-Tab to switch between tabs in Mac Terminal.app

How can I make Ctrl-Tab and Ctrl-Shift-Tab switch between tabs in Terminal.app on a Mac (OS 10.4 and 10.5 specifically)? This is how I switch tabs in Firefox and Aquamacs, and Command-Shift-[ and ...
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Is there a shortcut for switching between 2 open tabs back & forth?

I was wondering, is it possible to switch between two open tabs using a single shortcut, i.e. if x+y is the shortcut, then pressing it switches between two adjacent tabs. Much like Alt+Tab in Windows. ...
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Adding a new tab in gmail [migrated]

I use gmail a very few times. But today when I logged in there were many tabs like primary social promotions updates. Indeed I quickly googled to find thats the new tabbed layout. All is well. But, ...
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Is it possible to have different pinned app tabs per tab group?

I have Firefox 10 and I want to have 2 main group of tabs. My personal tabs, with pinned tabs like my personal gmail, facebook, etc. And another group of tabs for my work, with pinned tabs like my ...
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Firefox 27.0.1 does not reload my previous tabs until I restore the previous session

Firefox 27.0.1 does not reload my previous tabs until I restore the previous session, even though I have selected the correct settings in options. Each time I look in settings, the setting has been ...
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how to reverse the sort order of tabs in firefox?

I need to print (to PDF) a large number (about 80) of tabs all at once, but in a specific order. The problem is that the tabs all got opened in the reverse order of what I want. Dragging them around ...
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Converting tabs to spaces in many files

I have a lot of files with tabs littered throughout, and I'd like to convert them all into spaces. I know about the expand command, but unfortunately I would have to type out every single file using ...
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Prevent Internet Explorer tabs from opening tabs in stack in taskbar

I'm using Windows 7 Ultimate, and IE 8, and have the taskbar in icon view. I'm not sure how to explain this, but I'm amazed at how each tab in IE8 seems to act like a new "thing" in the taskbar (as if ...
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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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chrome toolbar buttons to close tabs to the left, right and other tabs

Some time ago, I used a chrome extension, which add a couple buttons to the toolbar and i can use the buttons to close the tabs to the left, right or other tabs. This extension is like this one which ...
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Can I get vertical / side tabs in Chrome on Mac?

Can I get vertical / side tabs in Chrome on Mac? Right now it's Chrome 8 on OS X 10.6.
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How Print all tabs in Adobe Reader with a single click?

If you have several tabs open in Adobe Reader, how can you with a single command/click print all of them at once?
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Syncing Google Chrome tabs on the fly

I am wondering if there is a way to sync tabs in Google Chrome in a way that once you open or close a tab on one browser, it opens or closes on all of your other machines. The current sync options is ...
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What's the logic behind the Ctrl-Tab order in Internet Explorer 7?

Using Ctrl+Tab in Internet Explorer 7 (on Windows XP) seems to follow no sequence that I can work out. Using Shift+Ctrl+Tab even jumps around with no clear logic in what tab order is being followed. ...
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Old “New Tab” Page in a fresh install of Google Chrome 32

I just got a brand new PC with Windows 7 and installed Chrome (version 32). I got an old "New Tab" page (with the App list and the recently visited websites), instead of the new layout with the ...
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Put aside unneeded tabs in firefox

It is my first time in SU here. It is one of the times when you feel you have too many tabs opened, and want to put some of them aside in one dropdown or something to clear out the space, to ...
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how to switch tabs back by keyboard in latest firefox (27)?

I wonder is it a bug or a 'feature' that standard ctrl+shift+tab shortcuts to move between tabs in backwards are disabled. In about:config I have set: browser.ctrlTab.previews;true, but it doesn't ...
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How to show tabs vertically in Chrome?

There's an addon for Firefox, which is the only reason to use Firefox for me: Tree Style Tabs. I've heard there was a build of Chrome with such function, but was unable to find it. How do I show tabs ...
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Ways to see a list of all the tabs open in Chrome?

You know how when you get to 10+ tabs open in your browser (in this case Chrome) and you can't tell which tab is which anymore? I'm sure there are some good extension or something - what's the best ...
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Internet Explorer 11: Dragging a link to the new tab button no longer works

The image pretty much sums up my problem. It used to work, now it doesn't. What changed?
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Is there a way to add a custom favicon to an App Tab?

Since the release of Firefox "5", I've come to really love the new "App Tabs" feature. However, I've now realized that several internal websites at work do not have favicons. So, when I make an App ...
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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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Faster navigation or switch between browser tabs

Is that such a plugin for chrome or other webbroswer that supports tab navigation by typing tab names? My browser constantly has a lot of open tabs. It makes tab switching really difficult. I have to ...
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Do Firefox “pin tab” option automatically refresh the tab every X seconds/minutes?

I just discovered this feature of Firefox 7 and I find it really interesting. The only part I didn't understood is if it automatically refresh tabs every X time, that's really something important ...
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Chrome browser opens extra tabs on startup

I have chrome setup to automatically open a number of pinned tabs on startup. (GMail, Calendar, Drive, G+, Tasks, Keep) This works, but I also get a few extra tabs opening randomly each time I start. ...
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Chrome - How to disable scroll over tabs

I use a laptop. Not a mac, but with a multitouchpad so I scroll down and right click with 2 fingers still. I hate the fact that if I move too much my fingers over tabs, the scroll will but activated ...
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How to stop Chrome tabs from bunching up?

The tabs on my Chrome browser are all bunched severely to the left hand side: I recall it started happening around the time I upgraded to Windows 8.1. How to stop this? Edit: I don't think it's ...
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Chome tabs not filling tab bar [duplicate]

I recently got a laptop (XPS 15) with 3200 * 1800 screen. After updating drivers, Chrome looks like: The tabs won't fill the red part of the screen. I tried the follows in about:flags with no ...
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New tab button on Firefox toolbar?

I recently had my Firefox profile corrupted and I had to restore default settings with this procedure. Previously I had a "new tab" button on my toolbar, and now it doesn't seem to be available ...
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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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Shortcut to switch tabs in MacVim

Are there any shortcuts to switch the Tabs from one to another in MacVim? Any tips to bind the shortcuts myself in .vimrc like ⌘ + 1 for Tab 1 and ⌘ + 2 for Tab 2. For example, like switching ...
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How can MacOSX 10.9.1 Safari tabs be used to merge two single tabbed windows?

Trying to come up with a complete picture as to how to use these new Displays and Spaces, especially with some of the Applications which supposedly were designed to utilize this new paradigm. Noticed ...
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Command line usage for Chrome

Right now I have a command on Windows that invokes chrome.exe with a local (on disk) .html file as argument. The resulting behaviour is: Chrome opens a new tab with that page. What I want is: if ...
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Tabs in Chrome Browser shrink too much

If I open up many tabs in Chrome, the Tabs start to shrink. This is usually a normal behavior if the tabs would use the whole availible space, BUT in my case the tabs shrink too much. They don't use ...
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Recover accidentally closed Opera window and its tabs after restarting

I accidentally closed an instance of Opera with multiple tabs. There was another window with a couple of tabs running. I have closed and restarted Opera in the hope it will retrieve the windows at ...
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Firefox sessions (or similiar) as launchable files

What is the best method for saving a Firefox session, or something similiar to it, in such a way that it can be easily stored in a separate folder and easily launched from the file? Two example ...