Safari - Save ALL tabs on exit/crash?

Discussion in 'macOS' started by cameronfield, Sep 4, 2009.

  1. cameronfield macrumors member

    Aug 11, 2009
    I'm getting sick of firefox being laggy/crashing/slow scrolling so I've switched to safari.

    I LOVE it. Its smooth, fast, lightweight, and just works. I just have one problem with it: I hate that if it gets closed/crashes it doesn't save my tabs like firefox/IE does. Is there anyway around this? This would completely seal the deal for me!

    (Also one other small thing - is it possible to search from the address bar? I know the google box is right next to it but just wondering)

    Thanks so guys are always so helpful!!
  2. cameronfield thread starter macrumors member

    Aug 11, 2009
    Wow, glims is a dream come true! It does what I wanted and more!!

    - choose which search engine google bar uses
    - recover tabs on start
    - search from address bar
    - open new links in tabs always (right click > open in tab gets quite old)
    - auto close downloads window (yes!!)
    - autocomplete
    - fullscreen

    This is a safar must-have...thanks dude!
  3. apfhex macrumors 68030


    Aug 8, 2006
    Northern California
    Is Glims an InputManager? If so, it won't work in SL unless you want to run Safari in 32-bit mode.

    Safari already has an auto-session save feature. History menu -> "Reopen All Windows from Last Session". Works if you accidentally close the window, quit Safari, or it crashes.

    You can use Cmd Opt F to put the cursor right in the Google search box.
  4. cameronfield thread starter macrumors member

    Aug 11, 2009
    Running Safari in 32-bit mode now so I can use glims + adblock.

    What's so bad about 32-bit mode? Once they update both apps I'll switch back to 64-bit...

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