Safari 5: Force New Pages to Open in New Tabs

   Posted June 7, 2010 by David Kirk in Browsers, Internet

Now that browsers have tabs, why open new pages in new windows? By adjusting Safari, you can open new web pages in tabs — instead of separate windows. This tutorial shows how to do this in Safari 5.

Here is how to do it…

1. Within Safari 5, go to the Preferences menu.
2. Select Tabs
3. Select an option after: Open pages in tabs instead of windows

safari 5 open new pages in new tabs

If you always want new windows to open, select Never.
If you never want new windows to open, select Always.
If you want Safari to guess, select Automatic.

 

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David Kirk is one of the original founders of tech-recipes and is currently serving as editor-in-chief. Not only has he been crafting tutorials for over ten years, but in his other life he also enjoys taking care of critically ill patients as an ICU physician.
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