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Making Google Chrome Use Windows Instead Of Tabs  
User currently offlineN776AU From United States of America, joined Nov 2005, 736 posts, RR: 1
Posted (2 years 7 months 4 weeks 1 day 3 hours ago) and read 1824 times:

Greetings all. Recently I've given Google Chrome a shot, and I really like it, except for one thing, tabs. I've searched for any way to make it open things in new windows rather than a tab, but I'm not sure such an option exists. Is there a way to fix this. Some may call it petty, but it really is a deal breaker, and the whole reason I still use Firefox. I just don't like tabs.

Thanks in advance   


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User currently offlineBMI727 From United States of America, joined Feb 2009, 15444 posts, RR: 26
Reply 1, posted (2 years 7 months 4 weeks 1 day 1 hour ago) and read 1787 times:

Right click and then click "open page in new window" or whatever it actually says.


Why do Aerospace Engineering students have to turn things in on time?
User currently offlineN776AU From United States of America, joined Nov 2005, 736 posts, RR: 1
Reply 2, posted (2 years 7 months 4 weeks 23 hours ago) and read 1772 times:

Quoting BMI727 (Reply 1):
Right click and then click "open page in new window" or whatever it actually says.

Sorry. I should have been more specific. I know I can do that, but I find it irritating to do every time I want to open something up. I'm looking for a left click and a new window to immediately pop up instead of a tab. First world problems at their finest   

[Edited 2011-08-21 17:42:43]


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User currently offlineBMI727 From United States of America, joined Feb 2009, 15444 posts, RR: 26
Reply 3, posted (2 years 7 months 4 weeks 23 hours ago) and read 1763 times:

OK, try this: when something opens up in a new tab, click and drag the new tab to the center of the window and it will form a new window. You can also drag a window (it will turn to a smaller version of the window) back up to the tab bar (I just made that name up) to make it back into a tab.


Why do Aerospace Engineering students have to turn things in on time?
User currently offlineDeltaMD90 From United States of America, joined Apr 2008, 7267 posts, RR: 52
Reply 4, posted (2 years 7 months 4 weeks 22 hours ago) and read 1756 times:

Hold down shift when you click.


Ironically I have never flown a Delta MD-90 :)
User currently offlinemham001 From United States of America, joined Feb 2005, 3389 posts, RR: 2
Reply 5, posted (2 years 7 months 4 weeks 22 hours ago) and read 1747 times:

Tab management is the one thing I dislike too. There is nothing equivalent to Tab Mix Plus. Its really a shame what they've done to Firefox lately.

User currently offlinecaptaink From Mexico, joined May 2001, 5108 posts, RR: 12
Reply 6, posted (2 years 7 months 4 weeks 22 hours ago) and read 1742 times:

I forgot what it was like to browse without tabs.. Why don´t you like tabs if I may ask, I find them much better than opening everything up in different windows..


There is something special about planes....
User currently offlineN776AU From United States of America, joined Nov 2005, 736 posts, RR: 1
Reply 7, posted (2 years 7 months 4 weeks 21 hours ago) and read 1727 times:

Quoting captaink (Reply 6):
Why don´t you like tabs if I may ask, I find them much better than opening everything up in different windows

There's just something pleasing to my eye about keeping things organized on my taskbar on the bottom rather than up at the top. I guess it was just what I grew up doing and I never wanted to change.



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