A simple popup to undo closed tabs, just that and a bit more.
What is SimpleUndoClose?
SimpleUndoClose is a Chrome extension that has been designed to restore closed tabs in a simplified manner. It’s a basic tool showing a popup list of all tabs that you've closed. Users can effortlessly click on any page they want to restore from the list. The extension, an evolved fork of the Sexy Undo Close Tab extension, also offers keyboard navigation and an option to set the page title instead of the URL as the tooltip. Note that this extension does not restore tabs with their tab history.
A fork of the Sexy Undo Close Tab extension, with a simpler and minimal look.
SimpleUndoClose does not restore tabs with their tab history. If restored tabs with tab history is a must, check out SimpleUndoRecents: https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/simpleundorecents/kaiblbjjcealhldhdnjhpjmckgclnbca
- click the toolbar button, a popup showing closed tabs appear
- click on the closed page you want to restore
- keyboard navigation supported
- to delete a single entry, click the delete button at the lower right corner of the focused blue
Changes and new features from fork:
- new option to set the page title instead of URL as the tooltip
- some UI rework done to the popup and options page
- code reworkings, mainly to facilitate the upgrade to manifest version 2
User reviews summary
- Simple and easy to use interface
- Unlimited tab record settings
- Can view closed tab list
- Stopped working after various browser updates
- Does not store history of closed tabs
- Does not maintain the forward or backward history for reopened tabs
- Easy to reinstall when extension reaches maximum storage
- Developer's other extension, SimpleUndoRecents, can be a good alternative
- Icon color issues with dark theme
SimpleUndoClose may not be safe to use and it requires some risky permissions. Exercise caution when installing this extension. Review carefully before installing.
SimpleUndoClose has earned a good reputation and can be trusted.
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