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Feature Request - Saved Views/Tabs

HI,
I’d like to make a request

  1. Allow the user to save a particular TAB which can be accessed even after closing them (which I do a lot by mistake)
  2. Allow the users to save group of tabs which can be easily accessed after user closes them

Did you try “Copy URL Of This Tab”?

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If the tab is closed, its <tab> is not saved, so there is no target tab which the URL can de-reference. Not tested, but I assume at best it would resolve to the current tab of the TBX to which the missing tab had belonged.

I thought that too but I tried it a few times and it does open a tab of the correct type even after closing the tab.

Maybe there are some details of the view/configuration that are lost but the basic info about which file and type of tab to open remain?

This is coming in Tinderbox 9.

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WOHOOOOOOOO !!! Super excited

Any ETA on Tinderbox 9?

Tinderbox 9 will likely happen in Spring 2021.

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Request to Name the searches how the users want instead of the default view type+name of the note

Searches? Do you mean the tab labels. Not all view types use type+current-note. AB view and Crosstabs do not. Doubtless this reflects the fact the view scope is set from the view’s controls. Are these latter type the ‘searches’ tp which you refer?

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You read my mind , I did mean the TAB labels.

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