Tile Tabs WE

Tile Tabs WE

Take tabs from parent windows and arrange them in layouts of tiled sub-windows.

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What is Tile Tabs WE?

Tile Tabs WE is a Chrome extension that provides facilities to take tabs from a parent window and arrange them in a layout of tiled sub-windows. This makes it easy to browse or monitor multiple web pages, or to compare multiple web pages using synchronized scroll. Layouts can be saved and later re-opened. Tile Tabs WE is available for both Firefox and Chrome with identical functions. It's perfect for efficient web browsing and multi-tasking.

Merlin
Stats
By: DW-dev
Users: 64,214
Rating: 3.56 (103)
Version: 31.3 (Last updated: 2023-03-18)
Creation date: 2020-05-20
Risk impact: High risk impact
Risk likelihood: Very low risk likelihood
Manifest version: 3
Permissions:
  • tabs
  • webNavigation
  • bookmarks
  • contextMenus
  • notifications
  • storage
Size: 71.40K
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Tile Tabs WE
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Summary

CHANGES

Version 31.3

• Minor bug fix.

OVERVIEW

Tile Tabs WE provides facilities to take tabs from a parent window and arrange them in a layout of tiled sub-windows. This makes it easy to browse or monitor multiple web pages, or to compare multiple web pages using synchronized scroll. Layouts can be saved and later re-opened.

Tile Tabs WE is implemented using the WebExtensions API and is available for both Firefox and Chrome with identical functions and user interfaces.

BASIC OPERATION

Tile Tabs WE emulates 'split browser' functionality with simple switching between the normal view and the tiled view.

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User reviews
User reviews summary
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Pros
  • Highly customizable with many features.
  • Ability to bookmark layout.
  • Works well for viewing multiple tiles.
  • Has the feature to hide Tab bar and URL address bar.
  • Very useful for doing UI testing with two windows.
  • Useful for monitoring IT resources.
  • Detailed and professional extension.
Cons
  • Sub-window functionality is not as expected.
  • Does not work well with Opera.
  • Scroll sync functionality does not work properly.
  • Dragging borders to resize tiles no longer works.
  • Issues with tab selection in multiple tab layouts.
  • Does not work when entering Full Screen mode.
  • Doesn't work for more than 2 tabs in certain instances.
Most mentioned
  • Tiles are opened in multiple windows rather than within one window.
  • Lots of customization features.
  • Issues with specific browser compatibility.
  • Problems with the scroll sync and resizing function.
  • Value for UI testing and resource monitoring.
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Safety
Risk impact

Tile Tabs WE 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 Tile Tabs WE if you trust the publisher.

Risk likelihood

Tile Tabs WE has earned a good reputation and can be trusted.

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