User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:1.8.1) Gecko/20061008 BonEcho/2.0 Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:1.8.1) Gecko/20061008 BonEcho/2.0 I was fully expecting 2.0 to open new content in a new tab since that is what I have selected under the options menu. It does not. Reproducible: Always Steps to Reproduce: 1. Go to: http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20061009/ap_on_re_as/koreas_nuclear 2. Open the link "THE WEEK IN PHOTOS" on lower left with a single left click. 3. See where it opens. Actual Results: It opens a new window. Expected Results: It should open a new tab in current window. Tools:Options:Tabs has "New pages should be opened in a new tab." checked off.
Windows opening with explicitly set sizes will never open in new tabs. You'll see this explained in the help topic for that option: "Note: If you have chosen to open pages in new tabs, Firefox will ignore this option and will open a new window from a link if the page author specified that the new window should have a specific size, because some pages can only be displayed correctly at a specific size."
No longer blocks: 128632
Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 12 years ago
Resolution: --- → INVALID
If I go ahead and open it in a new window, and then go to my already open window and use the "Duplicate Tab" extension, I can then use "Merge Windows" to accomplish this feat. Therefore, it seems doable to me, and this bug should be reopened.
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