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

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Create a shortcut for Notepad++ to reopen a closed tab?

To reopen a closed tab in Notepad++ you press ALT+F&1. I was wondering if there was a way to make a macro or program to do this so that I can press link it to the shortcut CTRL+SHIFT+T instead, ...
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Textmate 2 : Always open in new windows instead of new tabs

I can't see any option to simply disable tabs use in TextMate 2 nor info about this (future feature or what). Nb: I of course knwo about the right-clic-“open in a new window” boring trick. Thanks!
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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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YouTube pages unresponsive on Chrome

For one or two days now, whenever I open a YouTube page on Google Chrome, I have dialog boxes similar to this one : On this screenshot, the active tab is not the YouTube page, but the same bug ...
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Foxit Reader - Open in new tab instead of new window

Is it possible to open new files in a new tab instead of a new window when "Allow Multiple Instances" is checked in Preferences? This would behave similarly to 2010 Excel or Word. That is, you can ...
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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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vim: having tabs in a single viewport

I would like to have two viewports, one with Nerdtree and the other with tabs of the files I'm editing. Is this possible? Whenever I try to split and then opening tabs I get one tab with 2 viewports ...
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Can I restore closed tabs after quitting Chrome?

I closed Chrome by accident. Now all the tabs I had open are presumably gone. I don't want to risk anything by starting Chrome now before asking for help. I fear that they will be permanently lost ...
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Photoshop repeat event in all open tabs

I have 4 open tabs in photoshop. I'm working on my main image. How could i have that whatever next step i'm taking (lets say i'm gonna select the background layer) be replicated in all open tabs, so ...
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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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Browsing sessions in Opera are no longer saved on next Opera startup

After a long time of using Opera web browser without any issues, a really annoying one appeared today. I had about 10-15 tabs open for my regular use when I am surfing internet. The setting that I ...
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Switching back to last *used* tab on Chrome

How do I toggle back to the last tab used in Chrome on Mac? Ctrl-Tab and Ctrl-Shift-Tab navigates the tabs in order. But I want to switch back and forth between two tabs similar to how how Cmd-Tab ...
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Keyboard shortcut to pull Google Chrome tab into its own window

Is there a keyboard short cut, or extension, that lets you rip a tab into a new window in Google Chrome instead of using the mouse?
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Are there any extensions or tricks to reopen several closed tabs in Safari

I know Safari 5 (on OSX) allows undoing of a recently closed tab with Cmd-Z. However, that works only for the very last closed tab. That is, I cannot press CmdZ twice to reopen the last two closed ...
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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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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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How to move all open tabs from Safari to Firefox?

In my case I have many tabs opened in Safari and I want to move to Firefox. I know I can note down all the url in a text file and open all of them again one by one in another browser. But I'm looking ...
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Chrome Extension - Rename tabs based on bookmark name

I'm looking for an extension/plug in that will automatically rename tabs based on my bookmark names. Working on browsers with a lot of tabs for reporting and work - wanted to just sort the tabs out. ...
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How to paste a tab into OS X Terminal from clipboard?

Tabs are getting removed from text that I paste into the Terminal. Any suggestions? An example of my use case is to paste sections of TSV files into a remote ssh session terminal, bypassing the ...
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Google Chrome tabs freeze and turn white when I try drag them into a separate window

Google Chrome tabs freeze and turn white when I try drag them into a separate window. I have to press Ctrl+Alt+Delete to unfreeze Chrome. I have tried re-installing, it still breaks. I am running ...
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How do I configure Opera so it selects the new tab when I command-click a link?

I'm trying to switch from Firefox to Opera just to see if I like it. In Firefox, there are options so that when I command-click a link a new tab opens AND it is selected. I can't find that in Opera ...
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How to tab between buttons on an Mac OS X dialog box

I know that there has been a similar question asked here very recently, but I was wondering if it was possible to tab between buttons on default Mac OS X dialog boxes? I already have the "All ...
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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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ctrl+tab in autohotkey moves two tabs forward instead of one in Pdf-x viewer

I have successfully assigned the shortcut control and tab to one single key to be used in different programs. It works perfectly in Internet Explorer and Firefox but it does not work in PDF_X viewer. ...
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Firefox extension to organise tab groups

In Firefox, I often have 80 or more tabs open in 25 or more tab groups. My tabs are nicely organised in the tab bar, but my tab groups are all over the place. I try to keep the organised, the same ...
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Google Chrome background tabs don't load/build until selected

When browsing, I tend to middle-click things I want to read so they load in a new tab in the background. That way they're ready to read when I finish the current page. Recently the behavior changed ...
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Multi-tab command prompt in Windows?

What are the best (i.e. bug free) Multi-tab command prompts in Windows? They have them for Linux but Windows never seems to come out with one.
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How to disable loading pages in background tabs before the user actually views these tabs in Chrome?

Whenever I Ctrl+Click a link (or right-click it and choose "Open link in new tab") or when I open Chrome after closing it while having multiple tabs open - the background (other than the one I look ...
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Configure Firefox to allow no more than 10 tabs/windows

How do I configure Firefox so that the user should not or can not open more then 10 tabs/windows during a session? Or is there an add-on that will do this?
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How to save open tabs's URLs to a file? [duplicate]

Say if I have about 25 tabs open in my browser. Is there a way I could: a) save all those URLs to a file and b) Start a browser instance to load all of these URLs/ Browsers: Firefox/chrome ...
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How to save the currently opened tabs (URLs) of Firefox into a text file? [duplicate]

Is there a way to save the currently opened tabs (URLs) of Firefox into a text file?
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In between multiple tabs, how to use Vimperator to open a tab after current one

or the other way to put it How to get back to the previous tab I was working on, after closing the latest [1] [2] [3] [4] [5] [6] [7] [8] [9] [10] [11] Scenario If you're a Firefox user you know ...
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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 edit an existing buffer in a new tab in vim?

Suppose I have started vim like this: vim foo bar Now I decide that I want each of those files in its own tab. Is there a way to do that without exiting vim and adding the -p option to my command ...
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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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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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Chrome on OS X: Every new session kills all my pinned tabs

I am running Mavericks (10.9.4) on my MBP with Google Chrome (Version 36.0.1985.125). Anytime I pin a tab, it will stay pinned for the remainder of my browser session. Every time I exit Chrome ...
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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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Change color of active TAB for roxterm on XFCE / LXDE

I've recently moved away from Gnome because my virtual machine simply could not handle the load. The VM is running Debian and XFCE 4.10.1 (I've tried out LXDE before, too). The one thing that bites me ...
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Switching to tabs to the right or left of the current tab in Notepad++

How can I switch to the document to the left or right of the current document in Notepad++? For example, if I have documents A, B, and C open, and I'm currently editing B, I would like a shortcut to ...
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Pinned tabs in Vim?

Is there any way to do something similar to pinning a browser tab with Vim tabs? ie: Fix position on the left Minimise its size Prevent it being closed
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Is there a method to export the URLs of the open tabs of a Firefox window?

If I have a Firefox window open that contains 10 tabs, is there a way in Firefox or by a plug-in to get the URLs of those 10 tabs as a text file or some other format? Right now if I want to do this I ...
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Notepad++: Is there a way to remove white spaces in empty lines automatically?

I don't want to delete the empty lines completely, but I want to remove the tabs and whitespaces in them. Eclipse usually does it (through a preference setting I guess) when we save the file. For ...
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In vim, how can I quickly switch between tabs?

In gnome-terminal, I can just press Alt + (1, 2, 3, etc.) to switch to specific tabs. I can also use Ctrl + (PgUp / PgDn) to cycle through tabs (admittedly less convenient, but it can be remapped). ...
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Opening standalone multiple tabs in gnome-terminal

I am trying to find a way to open multiple telnet session to multiple hosts with scripts. I thought of using gnome-terminal command with options to open tabs and execute the commands as follows, ...
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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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Can I quickly close 100s of tabs in Thunderbird?

It turns out one of the users of the family PC (who shall rename nameless) has a habit of double-clicking on an email message to view it, but never closes the tab. There are now 1000s of tabs in ...
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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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Unmap Ctrl (shift) tab hotkey to switch tabs in MTPuTTY

In MTPuTTY, Ctrl+Tab and Ctrl+Shift+Tab are the default hotkeys for changing terminal tabs. However, there doesn't seem to be any way to un-map these hotkeys from the Hot keys menu. Is it possible ...