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pleasejust
 
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Post Posted March 17th, 2020, 7:23 pm

Hi, before I had it such that the close tab button that's on the tab wouldn't show unless I hovered over the actual close tab button. Now it shows if I simply hover anywhere on the tab. I'd like it revert to how it was before. Not sure what has changed. I think I was using the same code:

.tabbrowser-tab:not([pinned]) .tab-close-button {display: none !important;}
.tabbrowser-tab:not([pinned]):hover .tab-close-button {display: -moz-box !important;}

Thanks.

jscher2000

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Post Posted March 18th, 2020, 7:18 am

If you use display:none or visibility:collapse, then there's no button to hover, it takes up zero space.

Were you using visibility:hidden / visibility:visible ? That preserves empty space, but doesn't gain any benefit in reclaimed space.

dickvl

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Post Posted March 19th, 2020, 5:05 pm

Note that you can middle-click a tab to close this tab.
https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/mo ... mmon-tasks

pleasejust
 
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Post Posted April 8th, 2020, 7:59 pm

Pretty sure I wasn't using any visibility code. I DO actually want the close button. It's just that before, for some reason, the close button on the tab would only show if I mouse overed it. Now it show whenever I move the mouse over any pixel on the tab. It's not a big deal, but it would be nice to have it back again.

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