open windows in new tabs (Firefox)

Matt Magin matt.azmoo at
Wed Sep 19 01:56:03 UTC 2007

On 9/19/07, Matt Morgan <minxmertzmomo at> wrote:
> Since switching to Ubuntu (from Fedora), I've found that Firefox is a
> lot more likely not to follow my instruction to "Open Windows in new
> Tabs." I get a lot of new windows opening.
> I pretty much never want a new window to open. I want things in tabs.
> How can I make that happen?
> Thanks,
> Matt
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I'm pretty sure it depends on how the page is actually opened in the HTML.
To ensure that it always opens in a new tab I use the "Tab Mix Plus"
extension and force single window mode.
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