Tab Manager Plus is an extension for Firefox and Chrome that permits you to view all your tabs in one place, search in open tabs and move them between windows.
The add-on locations an icon on the browser’s toolbar; it shows a badge that signifies the full variety of tabs which might be open on the time. Click the icon to view the add-on’s interface. This pop-up window accommodates favicons of each tab that’s opened. Mouse over a favicon to view the tab’s title and URL.
Tab Manager Plus assigns a title to the window that’s based mostly on the variety of tabs you’ve opened per website. For.e.g If you had 6 or 7 gHacks tabs open or Eight-9 of GitHub, it is going to use gHacks and GitHub.
Mouse over the title and click on on it to customise it in the event you want a distinct one. You could change the background colour of the window from this display as effectively and click on on a favicon to change to the tab immediately. There are 4 buttons under the tab icons for closing the window, minimizing it, setting the window colour and title, and opening a brand new tab.
If you wish to leap to a particular tab, however aren’t certain the place it’s, use the search field on the backside of Tab Manager Plus’interface. It works on an as-you-type foundation in actual time, and highlights the tabs which match the search time period. For e.g. If I sort “ghacks”, the extension highlights the tabs which have the phrase in the url or title.
Right-click on a tab’s icon to pick it, you’ll be able to choose a number of. Press enter to move tabs to a brand new window, or drag the icons from one window’s pane to a different.
The toolbar on the backside of the add-on’s interface can be utilized to spotlight duplicate tabs, open a brand new window, filter tabs that do not match your search, or to pin the present tab. The different two choices are helpful for managing tabs that you’ve chosen, they’ll both be discarded from the reminiscence or closed.
Click the three-line menu button to alter the view. The default view is the horizontal view, and the others are vertical view, block view and huge block view. Right-click on the Tab Manager Plus icon to view a context menu. This lets you open the add-on’s interface in its personal tab which could be helpful in the event you’re utilizing the vertical or huge block view modes.
The wrench icon in the highest proper nook opens the extension’s Options panel. You can set the utmost variety of tabs per window (for e.g. 15), as soon as it reaches the restrict, new tabs shall be opened in a brand new window. The pop-up interface’s dimension could be personalized in phrases of top and width. Not a fan of vivid colours? Enable darkish mode. Compact mode trims the areas between every icon.
Tab Manager Plus helps some mouse and keyboard shortcuts. As talked about earlier, right-click selects tabs, holding shift whereas right-clicking selects a number of tabs. Close tabs utilizing the center mouse button. Pressing the enter key opens a particular tab, or strikes a number of tabs to a brand new window. You can toggle animations, window titles, and the tab counter from the add-on’s choices web page.
The extension has a few experimental options for session administration. But I could not get these to work in Firefox or Chrome.
Tab Manager Plus is an open supply extension. This reddit put up explains the origin of Tab Manager Plus. Apparently, the developer was utilizing an analogous Chrome extension which was finally offered and then went unhealthy. So he forked the unique add-on (earlier than it went rogue), improved it and later ported it to Firefox.