tiled browsing in osx

Discussion in 'Mac Apps and Mac App Store' started by power g4, Dec 1, 2006.

  1. power g4 macrumors newbie

    Oct 20, 2006
    Hello fello people of the forums,
    I have a friend that im trying to convert to the goodness of osx so his computer dont fill up with spyware and etc crap.But theres one problem, he needs a feture in a web browser called tiled browsing that allows him to open multuple windows inside of a single web browser window.Does anybody know of a os x compatible browser that allows this.

    P.S heres what it looks like.

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  2. radiantm3 macrumors 65816


    Oct 16, 2005
    San Jose, CA
    It's called tabs and every browser other than IE6 has this feature. Why would one want to tile pages over using tabs?
  3. iMeowbot macrumors G3


    Aug 30, 2003
    Tabs are only half of the feature. The other half is that more than one tab's stuff can be displayed within a window at the same time.
  4. Chundles macrumors G4


    Jul 4, 2005
    There's Tabbed Browsing - much better than the pigsty in that image. Each website opens in a tab within a single browser window. So you have just one Safari or Firefox or Camino window open with a bar across the top with the tabs.

    Just off topic - I'd forgotten how disgraceful most Windows browsers are - look at all the space taken up by those toolbars. What a waste.

    You can see here, I have the response to this thread, apple.com and the NSW Forecasts website open in one browser window, under the bookmark bar are the tabs - just click on them to switch pages.

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  5. MrSmith macrumors 68040


    Nov 27, 2003
    I know you said in one browser window, but if your friend wants multiple windows instead of tabs he can always open multiple browser windows and use Expose to reveal them all.
  6. clevin macrumors G3


    Aug 6, 2006
    opera for windows has it, but opera for mac doesn't have it.
  7. clevin macrumors G3


    Aug 6, 2006
    no, its a weird function, maybe should call it "multi windows in one window".
  8. sohosid macrumors member

    Nov 29, 2006
    i) Why would anyone need such a feature?

    ii) As already pointed out, just use Exposé.

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