For any Firefox 4.0 or higher versions browser users, when they type a URL in the address bar, if the same URL has been opened in another Page or Tab, it tends to switch to that existing tab instead of auto-fill option. So how to turn off the Switch-to-Tab feature? Is there any way to disable this feature?
Well, this Switch to Tab is a new feature in Firefox 4.0 and many users consider it as an annoying feature in Firefox browser. Then, want to disable the Switch to Tab function in Firefox 4 or higher? Here, I will share this little tip with you to disable it absolutely!
For any user who dislikes this Switch to Tab feature, they can do that by installing the Firefox add-on Switch to Tab no more. This extension will completely disable this function and any web page matching your entered text will be opened even if it has been open in a different Page or Tab.
But if you want to use Switch to Tab feature when you need it and disable it when you hate it, try another Firefox add-on switch-to-tab Blacklist, which blacklists some websites from showing up in Firefox 4′s new switch-to-tab feature.