I thought I would highlight a few Firefox 2.0 features which impressed me.
Also added is the ability to undo closing a tab or window. This is awesome, and probably my favorite user-visible new feature. With the Firefox 2’s introduction of the close button on every tab, users are more likely to close the tab by mistake – I know I have. I’m fairly sure that there was an extension for undo-tab-close functionality for previous versions of the browser, but having it built in is great.
I just found the “browser.tabs.disableBackgroundClose” configuration toggle (in about:config). When this is set to True, it causes mouse clicks on the close icon on background tabs to activate the tab rather than close it.
What are your favorite features?
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