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Bug 215265 - REQ: Tab zoom by double click
REQ: Tab zoom by double click
Product: platform
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Window System
All All
: P3 (vote)
: 7.3
Assigned To: Stanislav Aubrecht
Depends on:
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Reported: 2012-07-09 07:16 UTC by markuszeller
Modified: 2012-07-24 16:34 UTC (History)
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proposed API changes (8.18 KB, patch)
2012-07-17 11:03 UTC, Stanislav Aubrecht
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Description markuszeller 2012-07-09 07:16:36 UTC
Double clicking a tab on editor or any other view like "search results" or "output" will cause it making fullscreen within the IDE.

I love this feature, because double clicking again, brings the old position back.

Here is my request:

Some views have subviews, like "search results". They are organized as well as some kind of tabs. It would be nice, to be able to double click on them, having their parent tab zoomed.

Last used version:
7.2 RC1 on OSX Lion 10.7.4
Comment 1 Stanislav Aubrecht 2012-07-17 11:03:19 UTC
Created attachment 122094 [details]
proposed API changes
Comment 2 Stanislav Aubrecht 2012-07-23 12:52:25 UTC
If there are no objections, I'll integrate the changes tomorrow.
Comment 3 Stanislav Aubrecht 2012-07-24 08:41:51 UTC
core-main fbe7d3bbe7e7
Comment 4 Quality Engineering 2012-07-24 16:34:19 UTC
Integrated into 'main-golden', will be available in build *201207241500* on (upload may still be in progress)
User: S. Aubrecht <>
Log: #215265 - double-click a tab in e.g. Output window to maximize the enclosing TopComponent

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