extension ExtPose

Set Tab Width

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Description from extension meta

Set default tab width for all sites

Description from store Allows you to change the default tab width for all sites. By default this is set to 8 spaces, but using this extension you can set it to 2, 4 or 8 (do nothing). Your current tabs will have to be reloaded once installed before any change takes effect.

Latest reviews

  • (2020-12-09) Yan-Ming Su: not work for me (on chrome version 86.0.4240.111)
  • (2020-09-16) Jesse Jeremy van Dorst: Does not work for me. v60.0.3112.101
  • (2020-01-23) Kevin F: Did not work
  • (2019-04-14) David Schmid: doesn't work at all
  • (2019-01-30) Yonder: This does not work on Chrome 71.
  • (2018-08-17) Sorin Albu: It's not a fix widht after 8 tabs. It tends to shrink.
  • (2018-08-14) Nabi K.A.Z.: Don't work in Chrome Version 68.0.3440.106 (Official Build) (64-bit)
  • (2018-03-25) Jingguo Yao: Great plugin. Work for me. Thanks a lot.
  • (2017-12-08) Dave Livesay: Works great for changing the default 8-column tab stops used in raw text display. Wish something like this was available for Safari.
  • (2017-09-06) Steven Hutner: Needed a tools to set tab stops for ReviewBoard. This worked as advertised.
  • (2017-08-25) RaphaĆ«l Menegaldo: Does not work for me (Chrome 60)
  • (2017-08-20) Jonathan Williams: Does not work for me. Installed. Changed tab width setting from 8 to 2 (only other option was 4). closed window. opened new browser window. no effect. Google Chrome Version 60.0.3112.101
  • (2017-06-20) Jonathan Gawrych: Worked for me (Chrome 58)
  • (2017-04-01) Akshay Ghate: Doesn't work in Chrome 57

Latest issues

  • (2021-03-05, v:1.1.0) Kuttuva Sivakumar: Tab Width - Chrome has hardcoded - we all have to wait until Canary (v90) comes out
    i am not seeing any changes. i guess Chrome has hardcoded in their source and thats gonna change in future. Good try by the developer (but it does not work)
  • (2017-11-29, v:1.1.0) Mark: Doesn't work on Ideone.com
    If you create a program and go to edit it, tabs are still 8 spaces wide, no matter the setting.
  • (2017-03-01, v:1.1.0) Chrome 56
    This extension doesn't work at all


885 history
2.7 (19 votes)
Last update / version
2016-11-17 / 1.1.0
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