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Closing the last tab and reopening the browser opens to the last tab again [last page visited]

RESOLVED EXPIRED

Status

SeaMonkey
Tabbed Browser
RESOLVED EXPIRED
14 years ago
9 years ago

People

(Reporter: elimis_s, Unassigned)

Tracking

Trunk
x86
Windows XP

Firefox Tracking Flags

(Not tracked)

Details

(Reporter)

Description

14 years ago
User-Agent:       Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:1.5) Gecko/20031007
Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:1.5) Gecko/20031007

Normally, when the browser is closed the last tab that was open (the tab most to
the right) will be the one that is displayed when reopening the browswer
(assuming  you select the option of opening the last page visited).
However, if the last tab is closed, then the browser is closed, the tab that was
closed is shown. So if I were browsing Yahoo in one tab and Google in the other,
and then closed google and kept surfing Yahoo, and then much later closed the
browser, Google will be opened instead of Yahoo.

Reproducible: Always
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Set the browser to open at last page
2. Open two or more tabs
3. Close the last tab only
4. Close the browser
5. Open the browser

Actual Results:  
The browser opened at the tab that was closed

Expected Results:  
The broswer should be on the tab that was most on the left (or alternatively,
the tab that had the focus)

Updated

14 years ago
Summary: Closing the last tab and reopening the browser opens to the last tab again → Closing the last tab and reopening the browser opens to the last tab again [last page visited]

Comment 1

14 years ago
I can't reproduce this with Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; FreeBSD i386; en-US; rv:1.7a)
Gecko/20040307.
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Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 12 years ago
Resolution: --- → EXPIRED
Product: Core → SeaMonkey
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