[How To] Close All Tabs in Chrome, Firefox and Safari on Windows 10 and macOS

Computers have become a part of every individual’s life and one can’t live without it, that’s a fact! Every industry and businesses run with Computers and Laptops. In fact, normal users are also spending their time learning new things about computers and their functions. To do things quickly, you need to know some of the useful shortcuts of your PC system. Here, we will guide you to close all tabs in Chrome, Firefox and Safari web browsers on MacOS and Windows Systems.

Keyboard shortcuts are very important for professionals who can easily switch to a different platform or different website by pressing the combination of two or three different keys simultaneously. If you find it difficult to close down all the opened tabs in your web browser irrespective of the PC system you are working on, here we have prepared step by step guidelines to help you close down all the tabs opened in your Chrome, Firefox and Safari web browsers. Let’s get on to them right now!

How to Close All Tabs in Chrome

Google’s Chrome web browser is undoubtedly the best and most popular Web browser. Almost all the PC users have this browser as their default web browser for surfing different types of websites. If you are searching for a way to close down all the opened tabs in Chrome then here we have included the method for both, Windows and Mac systems.

On Windows 10

To close down all the Tabs opened in Google Chrome, there is a quick shortcut key available which will close down all the Windows and Tabs opened in a Chrome browser on a Windows 10 or Windows PC system.

Control+ Shift+ Q 

This Shortcut Key will close down your Google Chrome Browser without any warning. Of course, you can relaunch those tabs by clicking on to Chrome’s icon from the Desktop itself.

Apart from this, if you want to close down the current Window in Chrome browser while working on a Windows PC, then you need to press the following link.

Control+ Shift+ W or Control+ F4

This Shortcut Key will close down the current Tab in your Chrome browser.

On MacOS

To close down the tabs of Google Chrome browser on a Mac system, press the following shortcut key.

Command+ H

This command will hide all the tabs opened in Chrome on Mac system one by one. Alternatively, to quit Google Chrome on a Mac system, you have to follow this Shortcut:

Command+ Q

If you wish you close all the opened tabs at once on a Mac system, then you need to press the Red Color button from the left corner of the Chrome web browser. This will close the browser application and with this, the current tabs will also be closed.

How to Close All Tabs in Firefox

On Windows 10

To close down or Minimize the opened tabs in Mozilla Firefox PC, you need to press the following shortcut key.

Windows Key + M

If you wish to quit the Mozilla Firefox application on your Windows PC, then follow this shortcut.

Alt+ F4

By pressing the combination of the above keys, Mozilla Firefox will be closed down and you have to relaunch it to browse the web. Alternatively, you can also click the Cross button from the right corner of the browser’s Window. This will close down the Firefox browser along with the opened tabs.

On MacOS

To hide all the Windows opened in Mozilla Firefox browser, you need to follow this Shortcut:

Command+ H

If you wish to quit Firefox browser, you need to press this Shortcut:

Command+ Q

This command will quit the Firefox browser and you will have to relaunch the browser to surf the websites and webpages which were previously opened.

How to Close All Tabs in Safari

On MacOS

Safari web browser is Apple’s own Web browser application which comes as a default web browser for the Mac systems. To work with the multiple tabs here are the shortcuts which you need to follow.

To hide all browser windows and tabs at once, just press this Key.

Command+H 

To quit the Safari web browser app, you need to follow this Shortcut.

Command+ Q

So, guys, these are the Shortcut Keys which you need to remember to close down all the tabs at once in Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox and Safari web browsers on Windows PCs and Mac systems.

If you are using the Opera web browser, then we have also enlisted the Shortcuts for the Opera Web browser as well.

How to Close All Tabs in Opera

On Windows 10

To minimize all the opened Windows or tabs in an Opera web browser on Windows 10 PC, you need to press the following combination of Keys i.e. Shortcut Key.

Windows Key + M 

By pressing this Shortcut Key, the Opera browser will minimize itself. You can click the icon of the browser from the taskbar and all the tabs will be there as it.

Now, if you want to close down all the opened tabs including the Opera browser, then you need to follow this Shortcut Key.

Alt+ F4

This Shortcut Key will quit the Opera Browser, to surf any website through this browser, you have to relaunch it from the Windows 10 System first.

On MacOS

To minimize the current Windows or Tabs of Opera Web browser on Mac system, you need to follow this Shortcut Key:

Command+ H

This shortcut key will hide all the tabs. To surf the opened tabs, you need to click on to the Opera’s icon from the Dock of your Mac system. All the tabs will be there and you can surf them easily.

If you wish to close down all the tabs including the Opera Browser from a Mac system, then here’s the Shortcut Key you need to follow:

Command+ Q

This Shortcut Key will close down all the tabs and the Opera browser as well.

Final Words:

We have put the methods of Minimizing the current tabs and closing down the entire browser with a Shortcut Keys. Depending upon the browser you use, follow these Shortcut Keys to quickly minimizing and closing down the tabs.

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