This feature may be a no brainer for some, but a lot of people surprisingly don't know how or never bothered to use tab syncing. I'll describe two different ways to sync your web browsing but let me give an example of how it can be used. 

When researching topics for this site I constantly have multiple tabs open either on my desktop computer or on my iPhone or my iPad. If i'm reading something on my desktop and have to leave, I can easily pick up reading that article on my phone when I have free time using tab syncing. It's really simple, but such a convenient feature that everyone should know about. Below are two ways to take advantage either on Google's Chrome browser or Apple's Safari.


Google Chrome is a great choice because of the multiple devices it's available on. The Chrome browser is available on PC and Mac computers and well as iOS and Android devices. (Not yet available on Windows Phone 8)

Step 1. Download Google Chrome on your desktop and mobile devices


Step 2. When using Google Chrome on the desktop and want to access tabs from your mobile device press CNTRL + T (Command + T on Mac) to open a new tab and notice 'Other Devices' on the bottom right of the browser. Click on it and every device you're signed into Chrome on will appear in a window along with whatever tabs are open on that device.

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Step 3. When trying to open tabs from your mobile device that are on your desktop, open the Chrome browser app. Notice the 3 horizontal lines on the far right of the browser, the opens a menu.


Step 4. Once the menu is open notice the 'Other Device' tab. Click on the tab to see the open tabs on other devices. 


USING SAFARI ( Apple devices)

If you exclusively use Apple computers and mobile devices your iCloud tabs are very easy to access. As long as you're signed into the same Apple ID on your devices in iCloud you will be able to access your synced tabs.

Notice the little cloud icon on the top of the browser. The name of the device and its tabs will be displayed. (Must be on Safari 6.0)

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Step 1. When accessing tabs from the iPhone or iPad the user must select the Bookmark icon at the bottom of the browser.


Step 2. Inside the Bookmarks tab locate the iCloud Tabs button and select


Step 3. Notice the names of devices and browser tabs