How to Restore Accidentally Closed Tabs in Google Chrome


Did you accidentally closed a tab in Google chrome? Well, It happens frequently with a lot of us, specially when we are working with multiple tabs.

Fortunately with Google chrome you can easily restore an accidentally closed tab. Either you can do it from the recent tabs option or use a quick shortcut. For those who want to restore an Accidentally closed tab in Google Chrome, here are three ways to do so.

  • Method 1: Google chrome has a huge list of shortcuts keys available for various functions. Fortunately there’s one key combination for restoring accidentally closed tabs as well. If you accidentally close a tab, you can press the CTRL + ALT + T key combination to restore closed tabs according to the order in which they were closed.
  • Method 2: You can use the recent tabs option in Google chrome settings to view the recently closed tabs and open the tab which you had closed accidentally.


  • Method 3: As all of you might already know, all web browsers record the websites browsed by you in their history. In case you accidentally close a tab in Google chrome and remember the site that was opened in that tab, you can easily browse chrome’s history and open that site once again.

    You can either press the CTRL + H key combination or type in chrome://history in chrome’s address bar to access Chrome history.


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