Firefox Tabs Not Working?

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Firefox Tabs Not Working?

Post by duanem » Sat May 19, 2007 9:07 pm

I have had no success at recording macros that use more than one tab.


I go to and click Open A New Tab in Firefox, in the new tab, type in as the URL, Click Go in Firefox, Google comes up. I click Open A New Tab and in the new tab type as a URL and it comes up. There are two new windows with google and yahoo. I stop recording and the following macro is produced:

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I close the added tabs and run the macro. The new tabs are NOT added.

Once when recording I was asked if I wanted to close the other tabs. I said NO and it closed them anyway.

If I record a macro in Tab 1 and replay it in Tab 2, it messes up Tab 1.

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Post by Tech Support » Sun May 20, 2007 9:00 pm

iMacros for Firefox can not open new tabs itself yet, but it can manage tabs opened by a website (see the Demo-Tabs macro).

Support for the TAB OPEN command will be added soon.

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Post by mtortolano » Wed May 23, 2007 2:45 pm

Tech Support - this seems to disagree with the comments you made in this post:

Indeed if I put "TAB OPEN NEW" in instead of "TAB OPEN" as it says in the documentation it works fine.

What I would like to know is there a way to rename the Tabs from the default name they pick up?
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