Close Tab History Button

Close Tab History Button

Open a list of the recently closed tabs.

What is Close Tab History Button?

'Close Tab History Button' is a Firefox Add-On designed for enhanced browsing convenience. It provides users with a list of their recently closed tabs and provides an option to restore any of them. This extension is part of the Toolbar Buttons project and is built with the MozButton SDK. Part of a set of tab-related buttons, the 'Close Tab History Button' adds to the customizable browser function buttons for optimum user-interface experience.

Stats date:
Rating: 3.91 (33)
Version: 1.6 (Last updated: 2017-10-06)
Creation date: 2017-10-06
Weekly download count: 5
Firefox on Android: No
Manifest version: 2
  • storage
  • sessions
  • tabs
Size: 16.11K
URLs: Website
Risk impact: Moderate risk impact
Risk likelihood: Low risk likelihood

Other platforms

Not available on Chrome
Not available on Edge

Open a list of the recently closed tabs from which they can be restored.

This is part of a set of tab related buttons: Reload All Tabs Button, Stop All Button, Tabs List Button, Close All Tabs Button, Copy Tab Button, Reload Skip Cache Button, Undo Close Tab Button, Close tabs to the right Button and Close Other Tabs Button. Open a list of the recently closed tabs. You can select tabs to restore from the list.

The extension is part of the Toolbar Buttons project and is built with the MozButton SDK. Follow us on Twitter, or get involved on GitHub.

If you have ideas for new features we are more then happy to consider them for the next release. Just leave a comment, or better post to our Forums

User reviews
User reviews summary
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  • Shows a list of recently closed tabs
  • Adds a button for easy access
  • The option to restore all closed tabs
  • Useful add-on and works fine with certain versions of Firefox
  • Does not show more than 25 closed tabs even though the setting allows more
  • Stopped working for some users after initial use
  • Doesn't show any opened-then-closed tabs for re-opening for some users
  • The list of closed tabs stays empty for some users
  • Does not include icons for internal pages in the add-on's list
Most mentioned
  • Closed tabs list feature
  • The issue with displaying more than 25 closed tabs
  • Add-on compatibility issues with certain versions of Firefox
  • Requests for additional features like right-click menu options and better settings
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Risk impact

Close Tab History Button may not be safe to use and it requires some risky permissions. Exercise caution when installing this add-on. Review carefully before installing.

Risk likelihood

Close Tab History Button has earned a fairly good reputation and likely can be trusted.

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