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Re: [SLE] Firefox: Open link in new tab
  • From: "Clif Smith" <clif@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 19 Apr 2006 08:59:57 -0500
  • Message-id: <1ea252fb0604190659n7074eb20sd14080853ae6ba83@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Check out the Firefox extension Tab Mix Plus. It allows you to do this and
tons more.

On 4/19/06, ken <gebser@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>
>
> Just a few months ago, after doing a lot of googling and testing, I set
> up gnome (with gconf-editor and 'Edit > Preferences...') to open links
> in email (using Thunderbird) in a new tab in the current firefox window.
> For some reason, this no longer works. Doing all the googling again
> gives me all the same advice that I read before. Some of this worked
> previously, but no longer does. Using (the default) "firefox %s" in
> gconf opens a new firefox window, but I can't figure out how to get
> gnome (?) to open links in a new firefox tab.
>
> Anybody else have the same problem and/or, better, figure out the way it
> works.
>
> PS. I can open a specified URL in a firefox new tab from bash and from
> emacs, but not from thunderbird. Being that FF and Tbird are both
> Mozilla products, I'd think this would be the easiest to accomplish.
> But weirdly, no.
>
> tia for any help.
>
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