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For years now I've been using Ctrl+Alt+T to open a new terminal window. Just now for the first time it took my existing window and created two panes within it:

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^^ New terminal session with ~/.bashrc start up commands showing date, time and system information. ie No commands run yet

I must have hit a different key combination as I just tried it again double checking as I pressed Ctrl+Alt+T and a new window as normal.

As I might want to utilize this feature in the future, What key combination did I use?

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    Ctrl+Shift+T opens a new tab in terminal – Terrance Feb 22 '18 at 0:12
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    @Terrance I blame the beer; ) Care to post an answer so I can accept it? Or... – WinEunuuchs2Unix Feb 22 '18 at 0:16
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To open a tab in terminal press Ctrl+Shift+T key combination.

Hope this helps!

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    Just to follow up, I use Ctrl+Shift+T all the time now. One of those rare instances where an accident turns out positive. – WinEunuuchs2Unix Mar 29 '18 at 23:22
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    @WinEunuuchs2Unix I think you should open a new Q&A showing how you did that. I would totally upvote! =) – Terrance Mar 30 '18 at 3:37
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    I already had a Ubuntu on Windows 10 Q&A but it isn't detailed enough with code and doesn't target Ubuntu on Ubuntu (sounds weird I know). I want to adjust widget screen spacing and extend the PS1 line prompt separator before I post a new self answered Q&A. – WinEunuuchs2Unix Mar 30 '18 at 17:03
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    @WinEunuuchs2Unix Looks good so far, but really looking forward to your updates my friend! =) – Terrance Mar 30 '18 at 17:06
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    I've posted a new Q&A: askubuntu.com/questions/1020692/… – WinEunuuchs2Unix Mar 30 '18 at 20:08

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