A quick fun question - no cheating!

  David Price 12:33 11 Mar 11

We had this question on our company newsletter, and I thought it would be interesting to try it out in Speakers' Corner.

Right now, how many web browser tabs have you got open?

I'll start - 10 tabs, all in one Chrome window.

Over to you!

David Price
PC Advisor

  jakimo 13:04 11 Mar 11

You would probably find it very taxing to have more than one open at a time

  gengiscant 13:05 11 Mar 11


  interzone55 13:09 11 Mar 11

Three in Chrome, but just back from lunch, so it will go up to maybe 7 or 8 in a short while as I do some research, plus two in IE, required as our work portal doesn't seem to like Chrome or Firefox.

For reference I've also got Outlook 2007 running, and Excel 2007 with 3 spreadsheets open, plus a SAP R3 session going and using around 2% of my quad core i5 CPU and 51% of my 4gb RAM.

  Kevscar1 13:11 11 Mar 11

Never use tabs 6 windows open.

  Quickbeam 13:11 11 Mar 11

6 in Firefox, 4 of them are regular home tabs.

  Noldi 13:31 11 Mar 11

1 but im supposed to be working.


  Chegs ®™ 13:37 11 Mar 11

I use firefox & scroll down the forum homepage clicking the thread titles that interest me(middle mouse button)which can mean upto 40-50 tabs open,presently 27.I also have the main forum page set to auto-refresh every few minutes so I don't miss anything,unfortunately I don't visit PCA as often as I used to as I have other places I visit for very long periods.

  smartpoly 14:05 11 Mar 11

Wow, having read this thread I have opened a 2nd tab for the first time. I see now how it works and will no doubt have a few more open from time to time.

Learn something new every day.

My other tab is showing the BBC news.

  Belatucadrus 14:21 11 Mar 11


  SparkyJack 14:42 11 Mar 11

You may have others tabbed and in the top bar for selection but the one you are looking at is the only one that is 'Open' surely.

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