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Why won't Firefox ask my permission before closing a tab?

Why won't Firefox ask my permission before closing a tab?

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WestEnd
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Means in your Generals the option to see it is unchecked and you need to go there to see what it says.

Means in your Generals the option to see it is unchecked and you need to go there to see what it says.

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I don’t see a box at all for asking if I want them to ask my permission to close a tab on my computer. In the browser.

I don’t see a box at all for asking if I want them to ask my permission to close a tab on my computer. In the browser.
WestEnd
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You mean there is nothing in General? Here's what mine shows. Look where the arrow points to.

You mean there is nothing in General? Here's what mine shows. Look where the arrow points to.
cor-el
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You can easily undo a closed tab and reopen it in case you accidentally closed a tab. You can find "Undo Closed Tab" in the right-click context menu of the Tab bar.

You can easily undo a closed tab and reopen it in case you accidentally closed a tab. You can find "Undo Closed Tab" in the right-click context menu of the Tab bar.