Automation

Naming iTerm2 Tabs in OSX

iTerm Tabs

iTerm2 is the clever replacement for the OSX terminal. It has some benefits over terminal. As a web developer we need to work in the various tabs. It would be awesome idea to name iTerm tabs to identify whats going on each tab.

Its very easy :

  • Open iTerm
  • cmd+T to open many tabs
  • Colour tabs by right clicking and selecting different colour
  •  Use cmd+I to get info about tab
  • Type useful name in the ‘name’ field
  • Press ‘esc’ key

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Video: How to name iTerm2 Tabs