Close Current Tab In A Browser Window Using JavaScript




Here we consider how to Close Current Tab In A Browser Window. We can close only those tab which are opened by JavaScript. For opening a tab, we can use following code.

var ww = window.open(window.location, '_blank');


For closing this tab, we can use window.close(); Here is an example.

<a href="#" onclick="CloseWindow();return false;">close</a>



            function CloseWindow() {
     if (confirm("Close Window?")) {
       close();
    }
}


When the user click on the link, he will get a warning.

If the user permit, the tab will be closed using window.close().