Closed Bug 587245 Opened 13 years ago Closed 12 years ago
Closing a window with hidden Panorama tabs gives an unhelpful dialog box
Seen while running Mozilla/5.0 (Macintosh; Intel Mac OS X 10.6; rv:2.0b4pre) Gecko/20100813 Minefield/4.0b4pre. Sorry if this is a dupe but I could not find an existing but that describes this exact behavior. STR: 1. Create two distinct groups in tab candy. One group has one tab, the other has 4 tabs. 2. Change focus back the single normal tab, and press the "X" button Expected: I would get a dialog asking if I want to close this tab. Actual: I get a dialog asking if I want to close 5 tabs The same thing happens if I switch back to the group with four tabs. It want me to close the other window with one tab in it as well. See attached screenshot.
I agree the text in this dialog could be confusing. Assigning to Aza for his ux/design opinion.
Assignee: nobody → aza
Priority: -- → P4
I'm confused, this is for closing a window with tabs hidden in panorama and having the dialog not mention that some of the tabs are hidden?
Summary: Closing a tab using the "X" forces me to close all tabs in distinct groups → Closing a window with hidden Panorama tabs gives an unhelpful dialog box
Priority: P4 → P3
Target Milestone: --- → Firefox 4.0
Since this is a Mac bug, I would suggest, in the situation described, that panorama is brought up, without any dialog box coming up. In Mac the closing of the window doesn't translate in the closing of the application. Then, if you click the panorama window, well, it can continue to do what does now, i.e. not close the program, and in the situation being described, it would bring you back to the last remaining window, the one with 4 tabs in the example.
Status: NEW → RESOLVED
Closed: 12 years ago
Resolution: --- → DUPLICATE
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