Tab Position Options

Tab Position Options

Tab Position Options

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What is Tab Position Options?

Tab Position Options is a powerful Chrome extension enabling users to personalize their tab management within the Chrome browser. It offers options like selecting the tab opening position, determining the new tab behavior, choosing the action after a tab closing, and more. The extension also features easy keyboard shortcuts for efficient tab arrangement.

Rating: 4.37 (130)
Version: 5.6 (Last updated: 2015-11-24)
Creation date: 2015-11-24
Risk impact: High risk impact
Risk likelihood: Low risk likelihood
Manifest version: 2
  • tabs
  • storage
  • webNavigation
Size: 25.76K
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Tab Position Options
Tab Position Options (v5.9)
4.48 (21) 257
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Tab Position Options empowers the user to select the tab order. It is possible to select the tab opening position, the new tab behavior and the behavior after closing a tab in the Chrome browser.

No ads, no spyware.

v5.6 bugfix v5.3 added-------------- External Links Force Background Tab (Page URL) Force Background Tab (A tag href)

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User reviews
User reviews summary
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  • Allows customization of tab behavior
  • Enables toggling between recently activated tabs
  • Can open new tabs to the right of the current tab or at the end
  • Works well for opening external links in a new tab
  • Users find it simple and effective
  • Has compatibility issues with tab groups
  • Needs updates as there are some bugs
  • Some features do not work as expected (like opening a specific URL in a new tab)
  • Breaks the order of tabs when restoring from a previous saved session
  • Keyboard shortcuts interfere with other tasks (umlaut typing on mac)
Most mentioned
  • Customization options for tab positioning
  • Opening new tabs to the right of the current tab
  • Effect on tab groups
  • Regular updates needed
  • Interference with keyboard shortcuts
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Risk impact

Tab Position Options is risky to use as it requires a number of sensitive permissions that can potentially harm your browser and steal your data. Exercise caution when installing this extension. Review carefully before installing. We recommend that you only install Tab Position Options if you trust the publisher.

Risk likelihood

Tab Position Options has earned a fairly good reputation and likely can be trusted.

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