Tab location

Tabs can be moved to the bottom of the browser window:

  1. Click   → Settings.
  2. In the Tab location section select the Bottom option.

The tabs will move to the bottom and their color will depend on the color of the website favicon .

Actions with tabs

The following actions are available for tabs:

  • Create tab — Click .
  • Close tab — Click on the tab.
  • Move tabClick and hold using the left mouse button. Then move the tab to the right or left.
  • Print tab contents — Open the context menu and choose Print.
  • Go to the top of the page — To quickly go to the top of the page, click the tab; to go back to the original position, click the tab again.
  • Pin the tab — Open the context menu and choose Pin tab.
  • Reopen a tab — Open the Tableau and go to Recently closed.

Tab size

If you have opened a lot of tabs in the browser, a horizontal scroll icon will appear to the right of them . You can also reduce the tab size to see more of them on the screen.

  1. Click   → Settings.
  2. In the Minimum tab size section, select the Small option.

Open tabs on different devices

After syncing devices with a Yandex account, you can view tabs opened on another computer, tablet, or smartphone. This feature is useful in the following situations:

  • If you have two computers — a work computer and a home computer. You looked at a website on your work computer and didn't close the tab. At home, just open it and continue working.
  • If you have a mobile device and a computer. You found an interesting website on your smartphone or tablet, and you want to view it on a larger screen.
To be able to do this, these requirements must be met:
  1. All devices (computer, smartphone, tablet) must have Yandex.Browser installed on them.
  2. You must have syncing enabled on all your devices.
  3. The same Yandex account should be used for syncing on all devices.
To view tabs opened on other devices in Yandex.Browser:
  1. Click   → Settings.
  2. Go to the Other devices tab.

Dead tabs and browser windows

You can use the task manager to close incorrectly operating tabs and view performance statistics for Yandex.Browser. To open the task manager, click  → Advanced → Advanced instruments → Task manager.

Using shortcuts for managing tabs

Switching between tabs
Move one tab to left Ctrl + PgUp
Move one tab to right Ctrl + PgDown
Select tab by its number order (from 1 to 8) Ctrl + 1–8
Select last tab Ctrl + 9
Opening tabs
Create new tab Ctrl + T
Open link in new tab Ctrl + click link
Open last closed tab Ctrl + Shift + T
Closing tabs
Close active tab Ctrl + W
Dead tabs and windows
Open the task dispatcher Shift + Esc