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How to change the default shortcut for new tab?

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Is it possible to change the default shortcut for a new tab "ctrl+T"? I want to use just one keystroke for opening a new tab. I want to assign f7 or f8 or some number key to open a new tab. Is it possible?

Is it possible to change the default shortcut for a new tab "ctrl+T"? I want to use just one keystroke for opening a new tab. I want to assign f7 or f8 or some number key to open a new tab. Is it possible?

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cor-el
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Use the Keyconfig extension to assign this code to your preferred keyboard shortcut:

BrowserOpenTab();


Use the Keyconfig extension to assign this code to your preferred keyboard shortcut: <pre><nowiki>BrowserOpenTab();</nowiki></pre> * http://kb.mozillazine.org/Keyconfig_extension * http://dorando.emuverse.com/projects/mozilla/readme.html

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Thank you, very much for this info! I manage to assign a "T" key for opening a new tab. I would like to ask too, is it possible to assign a double key pressing for closing and opening a tab. For example, to press two time "T" to open a new tab and to press "Q" two times to close the tab. I tried to do this with "keyconfig" but i couldn't.

Thanks!

Thank you, very much for this info! I manage to assign a "T" key for opening a new tab. I would like to ask too, is it possible to assign a double key pressing for closing and opening a tab. For example, to press two time "T" to open a new tab and to press "Q" two times to close the tab. I tried to do this with "keyconfig" but i couldn't. Thanks!

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