Questions tagged [tabs]

Tabs allow you to view multiple pages in a web browser or other program at the same time, while being able to switch between them quickly and and efficently.

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Open a new tab in gnome-terminal and have it automatically connect via ssh

I find myself ssh-ing into another machine a lot at work. So much so, that I use it more than simply using the terminal on my own desktop. I know that (normally) when I open a new tab, it will ...
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How to move between Nautilus panes?

I believe Nautilus is the file system in Ubuntu. When I have two tabs open, in say my home directory, how do I move between them easily? Is there a shortcut key? For example: In Firefox, Ctrl + Tab ...
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gedit open everything in tabs [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to avoid opening duplicate files in new windows in gedit? How can i make gedit to open every file in tabs. i edit a lot of files(.html/.php/.sh/./.desktop etc... etc... ...
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Geany unnecessarily truncates active filename in titlebar

In my quest for a relatively fat-free editor that still autoloads last session and has syntax highlighting, I became dependent on Geany, customizing it, installed some plugins etc. Is there a way to ...
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pdf reader that supports tabs

I want a pdf that is sort of browser-like , I mean that you can open many pdfs and one session and navigate between them in tabs, foxit reader does that on windows, I don't know about foxit reader ...
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How do I move to a new tab in gedit using the keyboard?

If I have multiple tabs open, how do I move from one to another? (Ubuntu 11.10; gedit 3.2.1)
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How to close multiple gnome-terminals?

I am running 16 debug processes simultaneously with our adapted gdb (called e-gdb). The processes are invoked by a bash script, using: gnome-terminal -e 'e-gdb -x gdbNN.cmd progNN.e' To manage the ...
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How to get previous behaviour of alt-tab task switcher in 11.10

When I press Alt+Tab the task switcher appears. Unfortunately, the behaviour in 11.10 has changed. Previously, in 11.04, I would see all applications, I could see if an application was minimised (it ...
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How to change tab width in terminal in Ubuntu 10.04

When I press tab in terminal it goes very far. So I would like to change tab width, make it smaller. Anyone could help me, please?
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Ubuntu 11.04 launcher… with tabs? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to preview windows of a specific application in Unity? In Windows 7, if you have more of the same window open at the same time and you click on the icon, it pops out a ...
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open nautilus as new tab in existing window

Currently, if I click a launcher/shortcut icon etc i will get a new nautilus window. If there is already a nautilus window open, I would rather it open up in a new tab in the existing window (as if I ...
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Is it possible to add middle click option to close tabs?

I would like to know if it is possible to close tabs in several applications like gedit or empathy by doing click on the middle mouse button (wheel or scroll button) like the same behaviour of Chrome ...
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How do I launch Chromium with multiple tabs open using the main menu?

I don't want this to be default behavior for Chromium though.
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How can I place Gedit's tab close buttons on the left?

I would like to make Gedit fit more to the Ubuntu default themes Ambiance and Radiance. Therefore I would like to place the tab close buttons on the left instead of the right of each tab. I asked a ...