This method has been deprecated. Use tabs.query({currentWindow: true}) instead.

Gets details about all tabs in the specified window.

This is an asynchronous function that returns a Promise.


var getting = browser.tabs.getAllInWindow(
  windowId            // optional integer


integer. Defaults to the current window.

Return value

A Promise that will be fulfilled with an array of tabs.Tab objects, containing information about all the tabs in the window. If the window could not be found or some other error occurs, the promise will be rejected with an error message.

Browser compatibility

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Chrome Full support YesEdge No support NoFirefox No support NoOpera No support NoFirefox Android No support No


Full support  
Full support
No support  
No support
Non-standard. Expect poor cross-browser support.
Non-standard. Expect poor cross-browser support.
Deprecated. Not for use in new websites.
Deprecated. Not for use in new websites.


This API is based on Chromium's chrome.tabs API. This documentation is derived from tabs.json in the Chromium code.

Microsoft Edge compatibility data is supplied by Microsoft Corporation and is included here under the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 United States License.

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