How to Close Adium Tabs

I’ve switched to using Adium as my instant messaging Swiss Army Knife of choice. But I couldn’t figure out how to close the tabs that appear in the “each chat in its own tab” Adium window. Turns out the close feature is very elegant, but perhaps too subtle: hover over the icon in the tab and it morphs into a close button:


Isaac Grant's picture
Isaac Grant on September 29, 2005 - 01:31 Permalink

You can also use the almost universal OS X keyboard shortcut CMD-W to close the current window (and in tabbed enviroments, the current tab).

Berry's picture
Berry on October 25, 2005 - 17:36 Permalink

Awesome. I couldn’t figure it out, and it’s so simple…

Greg's picture
Greg on February 19, 2006 - 21:54 Permalink

Thanks for posting that! I just felt like a total moron trying to figure it out for about 15 minutes. I agree, it is very slick, but way too subtle.

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james on February 5, 2008 - 21:59 Permalink

Does anyone know how to turn this method of closing tabs off? I keep closing tabs by accident and am getting frustrated. Thanks