Mobile/Projects/New tab UI

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Full Query
ID Priority Summary Status Assigned to
701725 P4 Enable the ability to undo a closed tab VERIFIED :Margaret Leibovic
817706 -- Add sections for normal, private and synced tabs VERIFIED Sriram Ramasubramanian [:sriram]
817716 -- Add ability to close all tabs RESOLVED :Margaret Leibovic
817721 -- Place tab tray on top in tablet portrait view RESOLVED Lucas Rocha (:lucasr)
817732 -- Apply large tablet UI to smaller tablets like the Nexus 7 RESOLVED Lucas Rocha (:lucasr)
817735 -- Horizontal tab scrolling in landscape view for phones VERIFIED Lucas Rocha (:lucasr)
817739 -- Add more information to synced tabs VERIFIED Sriram Ramasubramanian [:sriram]
817749 -- Phone - adjust tab title bar to help differentiate main menu from tab menu VERIFIED Sriram Ramasubramanian [:sriram]
818229 -- A GeckoPopupMenu similar to Android's PopupMenu RESOLVED Sriram Ramasubramanian [:sriram]
824469 -- "+" button should open new private tab when selected "private" column VERIFIED Sriram Ramasubramanian [:sriram]
824501 -- Remove gradient from normal, private and synced tabs section headers RESOLVED Sriram Ramasubramanian [:sriram]
826820 -- Remove "Synced Tabs" menu item in Tabs Panel VERIFIED Sriram Ramasubramanian [:sriram]
831402 -- Tablets should use Android Spinners RESOLVED Sriram Ramasubramanian [:sriram]
832433 -- Phones should use Android spinners RESOLVED Sriram Ramasubramanian [:sriram]
833812 -- Tabs/Private/Synced menu pops up unexpectedly VERIFIED Sriram Ramasubramanian [:sriram]
834332 -- Use icon tabs to navigate tab sections VERIFIED
834399 -- [Tablet] After closing a private tab, new selected tab is not visible in tray if it is non-private VERIFIED Matt Brubeck (:mbrubeck)
834525 -- Update Tab thumbnail styling VERIFIED Sriram Ramasubramanian [:sriram]
836043 -- Use icons for tab switching in Tabs UI VERIFIED Sriram Ramasubramanian [:sriram]
838735 -- Remove transparency from inactive tabs VERIFIED Sriram Ramasubramanian [:sriram]
838748 -- Add visual touch feedback to entire tab row VERIFIED Sriram Ramasubramanian [:sriram]
838807 -- [Holo] Flatten all icons RESOLVED Sriram Ramasubramanian [:sriram]
842621 -- Gap between horizontal tab thumbnails should be narrower RESOLVED Lucas Rocha (:lucasr)
843641 -- Tablet tab carat changes direction in portrait mode RESOLVED
862996 -- Put text headings back in the tab menu VERIFIED Sriram Ramasubramanian [:sriram]
863379 -- Update tab counter icon VERIFIED Sriram Ramasubramanian [:sriram]

26 Total; 0 Open (0%); 10 Resolved (38.46%); 16 Verified (61.54%);


To create a place for private tabs to live, to bring synced tabs together with all the other tabs, and to address various papercuts with the previous version.


  • New structure shipped with Fx21
  • Further refinements are slated for Fx22 and likely beyond



  • Create unique sections for normal, private, and synced tabs
  • Add ability to close all open tabs
  • Add ability to undo closed tabs


  • Placing tabs on top in portrait view
  • Allowing tab sidebar to be pinned open in landscape view
  • Applying the large tablet UI to smaller tablets like the Nexus 7


  • Different tab UIs for portrait and landscape views

User stories




TBD includes "close all tabs", "undo close tab" and "pinning tablet sidebar open"


Quality criteria

  1. All user stories are satisfied
  2. All specifications are met