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post #21 of 58
are u forgetting that IE is a microsoft product?
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How do I open a new tab via a mouse click? Without hitting ctrl-t or right clicking on a link?

And how do I get rid of all the detail in my address bar? I just want to see the URL and not the web page title.
     
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Originally Posted by Microsis View Post
are u forgetting that IE is a microsoft product?
You say that as if it's a bad thing when it's really not.
     
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^
That is why Firefox is better in every way, because they have cute advertising.
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post #25 of 58
Quote:
Originally Posted by e_dogg View Post
How do I open a new tab via a mouse click? Without hitting ctrl-t or right clicking on a link?

And how do I get rid of all the detail in my address bar? I just want to see the URL and not the web page title.
You right click on the link and it says "Open Link in New Tab"

 
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post #26 of 58
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You right click on the link and it says "Open Link in New Tab"
Yeah, I see that...I want to open a new blank tab, though.

Edit: Nevermind...I found the option to always show the tab bar and I can right click and open a new tab in there. One thing I like about IE7 is that you just click on the new tab and, voila, you have a new tab.
     
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post #27 of 58
I have tried it on and off 4-5 times, and always come back to Slimbrowser (an IE based browser).

I never have gotten the "Firefox is faster" deal, and memory useage, did they ever fix the huge memory leak with FF? I would hope so by v.3.

So what if IE is a MS product. If it works, use it.

Even when I use Ubuntu, I use Opera instead of FF.
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post #28 of 58
Middle click opens in a new tab...

And IE doesn't have an in-window, constantly updating find bar. I HATE finding in IE it's the worst.

Open a new tab tab with the mouse? Who cares? Use ctl + T.
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post #29 of 58
i've been using FF3 for about 30 minutes now and i can already see how much more responsive it is than IE

it made my interwebz fastur!!!!!

can't wait for some 3.0 skins to come out!
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post #30 of 58
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Originally Posted by Guruboy View Post
Middle click opens in a new tab...

And IE doesn't have an in-window, constantly updating find bar. I HATE finding in IE it's the worst.

Open a new tab tab with the mouse? Who cares? Use ctl + T.
Middle click scrolls up and down.

What do you mean an "in-window, constantly updating find bar"? Like the Google toolbar? You can install that on IE if you want to.

And I care...I wanna open a new tab up with the mouse. While I love and use hotkeys all the time, sometimes I want a way to do something with a mouse.
     
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