Tabs

Tab location

Tabs can be moved to the bottom of the browser window:

  1. Click   → Settings.
  2. In the Tab location section select the Bottom option.

The tabs will move to the bottom and the their color will depend on the color of the website favicon.

Actions with tabs

The following actions are available for tabs:

  • Create tab — click .
  • Close tab — click on the tab.
  • Move tab left-click and hold. Then move the tab to the right or left.
  • Print tab contents — open the context menu and choose Print.
  • Go to the top of the page — to quickly go to the top of the page, click the tab; to go back to the original position, click the tab again.
  • Pin the tab — open the context menu and choose Pin tab.

Tab width

If you have a lot of tabs open in the browser, you will see a horizontal scroll arrow to the right of the tabs . You can also make the tabs narrower so you can see more of them on the screen:

  1. Click   → Settings.
  2. Under Minimum tab size, choose Small.

Open tabs on different devices

After syncing devices with a Yandex account, you can view tabs open on another computer, tablet, or smartphone. This feature is useful in the following situations:

  • If you have two computers — a work computer and a home computer. You looked at a website on your work computer and didn't close the tab. At home, just open it and continue working.
  • If you have a mobile device and a computer. You found an interesting website on your smartphone or tablet, and you want to view it on a larger screen.
To be able to do this, these requirements must be met:
  1. Yandex.Browser should be installed on all your devices (computer, smartphone, tablet).
  2. You must have syncing enabled on all your devices.
  3. The same Yandex account should be used for syncing on all devices.
To view tabs opened on other devices in Yandex.Browser:
  1. Click   → Settings.
  2. Go to the Other devices tab.

Dead tabs and browser windows

You can use the task manager to close tabs that aren't working correctly and view Yandex.Browser operation statistics. To open the task manager, click  → Advanced → Advanced instruments → Task manager.

Using shortcuts for managing tabs

Switching between tabs
Move one tab to left Ctrl + PgUp
Move one tab to right Ctrl + PgDown
Select tab by its number order (from 1 to 8) Ctrl + 1-8
Select last tab Ctrl + 9
Opening tabs
Create new tab Ctrl + T
Open link in new tab Ctrl + click link
Open last closed tab Ctrl + Shift + T
Closing tabs
Close active tab Ctrl + W
Dead tabs and windows
Open the task dispatcher Shift + Esc