Find Open Tabs Faster in Chrome and Edge! – Plus IT News Update and Petri Spotlight

Posted on May 6, 2022 by Russell Smith in Podcasts, This Week in IT with 2 Comments

This week in IT, I show you how to find open tabs faster in Google Chrome and Microsoft Edge. Plus, there’s all this week’s news and I highlight an event that I’m hosting for Petri and Netwrix on May 18th that you won’t want to miss.

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2 responses to “Find Open Tabs Faster in Chrome and Edge! – Plus IT News Update and Petri Spotlight”

  1. rmac

    Does anyone know what the heck is going on with Edge (for W10, Version 101.0.1210.39 (Official build) (64-bit))?


    I lost all of my favourites, home page, settings. This after a new weird Edge icon which has a semi-white/semi-transparent bottom left area with a dark centre, and it opens up a 2nd instance on the task bar. Strangely an ensuing update appeared after several days and restarts, with 3 options displaying in a new default page. The first option allowed me to 'import' my old settings and favourites.


    Now a week or so later and I'm exactly back to where I started. Looking out on the Internet, I don't believe I am alone...

    • gregsedwards

      Sounds like maybe a phantom secondary profile or something. I've had issues long ago where somehow I'd managed to create a separate profile and pinned that to my taskbar instead of my standard one. I'd recommend checking edge://settings/profiles and see if anything in there looks amiss. You can also delete any pinned Edge icons and re-pin once you're using the correct profile.

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