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Double Click Close Tab Extensions

Close tab by double click extension is the best add-on I have used, I install it in whatever browsers. Here I collect some add-ons (plugins) about double click close tab for main popular browsers. Please select a proper plugin for your browser type. If you are interested in extensions, you may like:

20-Popular Extensions of Firefox

Top 3 Webpage Screenshot Extensions for Chrome

1. Close Tab By Double Click For Firefox Browser


Close tabs by double click. If you want to prevent the last tab from closing, you could modify the following property in about:config: "browser.tabs.closeWindowWithLastTab" that is true by default.

Download (Install Online From Official Site):

2. Double Click Closes Tab For Chrome Browser


Several useful functions - Close tab by double/triple clicks (reopen by shiftKey + DC/TC). Optional: an icon to either duplicate or close current tab; disable closing the last tab of the last window; switch behaviors of click/CTRL+click on links

Download (Install Online From Official Site):

3.  How to Close Tab in Internet Explorer(IE)

I remember there is a extension named IE7Pro before, but it may be discraded in the coming days. When you are using IE 11+, It'll be annoying, but you can try these methods:

  • Use the keyboard CTRL+W
  • Click the close icon(X) on the tab

4.  How to Close Tab in Safari Browser

You can close Tab by these ways:

  • Use the keyboard shortcut Ctrl + W
  • Click the close icon ("X") on the tab

5.  How to Close Tab in Opera Browser

Open "DoubleClick to close Tab" in Opera configuration.

  1. Type "opera:config" in the address bar and press Enter,
  2. Input "Doubleclick to close tab" in the search box, then Press Enter
  3. Enable "Double to Close Tab" search result and Click Save.

You can also close Tab by these ways:

  • From the menu, select File > Close Tab
  • Use the keyboard shortcut Ctrl + W
  • Click the close icon ("X") on the tab
  • Middle-click(wheel click) the tab, or Shift-click it.

More Reading:

Introduction to Add-Ons on Firefox

How to Open Pop-ups in New Tab in IE


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