Suspend Tab Alternatives

    Suspend Tab is described as 'This addon suspends background tabs to save the memory' and is an app in the Web Browsers category. There are five alternatives to Suspend Tab for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, Firefox and Online / Web-based. The best alternative is Firemin, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Suspend Tab are UnloadTab (Free, Open Source), ApPHP Tabs (Free, Open Source), Dormancy (Free, Open Source) and FooTab (Free).

    This page was last updated Mar 17, 2018

    1. Firemin will force Firefox to use less memory. It is safe to use, spyware free and completely free. Firemin Installs instantly.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Firefox
      An essential add-on for power users that have many tabs open. Curb your resource usage by unloading tabs that you haven't visited for a while. An unloaded tab is restored back to its original state when you need it again.

      Discontinued

      The last update was on February 11th, 2014.



      • FreeOpen Source
      • Online
      • Self-Hosted
      The ApPHP Tabs is a simple PHP script that generates multilevel menu control which consists of nice-looking tabs.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Firefox
      Dormancy 'retires' tabs that have gone unused for a while, freeing up that memory. It then restores the tabs to life when accessed. EXPERIMENTAL. MAY EAT YOUR SESSION OR DO OTHER BAD THINGS.

      Discontinued

      The last update was on June 17th, 2012.

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      • FreeProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Google Chrome
      This Chrome/Iron extension is inspired by the excellent Firefox extension - BarTab, although it's much less sophisticated and powerful. It works for 10 secs on Chrome/Iron start, blocking tabs that are not active from any web requests.
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