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Close last tab by double clicking or by adding an x on the tab?

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I've tried almost every 64-bit browser in existence and Waterfox is by far the best! I just have one suggestion to help make it better, could you add a way to close the last tab (and the browser) to the last tab? We can click the x to close subsequent tabs, but when it comes to the last tab we can only close the browser. I know that it is menial, however, it should make for more streamlined operation considering things in our culture are situated to the left and going far right takes you out of the way. Thanks!
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I haven't used Waterfox, but most every tab supported browser allows you to use either CTRL + W or middle click the current tab to close it, and if it's the last tab, it will close the browser.
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Thanks!
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CTRL-W is a Windows shortcut for closing the window in focus. Keep in mind, a MS Windows window doesn't mean just the decorated windows you're used to seeing (the ones with borders), but pretty much everything is a window. The task bar and desktop are windows, the address bar is a window, and tabs in most browsers are independent windows. If the window in focus knows how to close, CTRL-W will work.
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I thank everybody for the feedback. There is one thing I failed to mention in my initial post and that is that I only have my right arm so CTRL-W, while not impossible, becomes a bit tedious at times.
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