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    Back-Forward tabs (Firefox)

    I recently upgraded to the latest version of Firefox and notice that there is now a "Forward" as well as a "Backward" tab. Seeing I am on a mission to make the mouse as redundant as possible I am glad there is a "Back" key on my keyboard and use it constantly. Does anyone know of a short cut key / keys to activate the green "Forward" tab? Thanks S Fox.
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    Re: Back-Forward tabs (Firefox)

    For the benefit of any who do not use Firefox here is a screen shot of the tab in question. SF
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    Re: Back-Forward tabs (Firefox)

    You can use Shift+Backspace

    For more keyboard shortcuts see http://support.mozilla.com/kb/Keyboard+shortcuts

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    Re: Back-Forward tabs (Firefox)

    Fantastic Tony yet another tick box clicked, feather in my cap so to speak...... I know dozens of keyboard short cuts but this one somehow eluded me. Many thanks again S Fox.
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    Re: Back-Forward tabs (Firefox)

    I use Alt+ left arrow for back and Alt+ right arrow for forward. Words in IE and various other browser-like contexts as well.

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    Re: Back-Forward tabs (Firefox)

    Many thanks for all the comments, a couple more keyboard short cuts added to the list, all I have to do now is memorise them. Regards S Fox.
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