Oracle SQL Developer - multiple tabs

I'm using SQL Developer version  I would like to set the Developer up with the ability to have multiple tabs open at one time.  The embedded screenshot shows a couple of purple rectangles where I hope to have other tables opened.
I used the Oracle Help to search for an answer on "multiple tabs" yet nothing useful came up.  I looked for an "Options" setting and did not find it.
multiple tabs on work section
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slightwv (䄆 Netminder) Commented:
New tabs to do what?

Every time I click tools/SQL Worksheet, I get a new 'tab'.  I'm using
chimaAuthor Commented:
slightwv, thank you for responding.  On the left pane in SQL Developer; one can find and expand the tables.  I have many tables, but I'm only working with three of them.  Those three I wish to have them opened each in their own tab.  As it is now; each time I need to look at any of the other tables; I click on it and it opens up on the "existing tab."  I want three tabs with the individual tables I am working with;
slightwv (䄆 Netminder) Commented:
Never use "Help".  Always use "Google".

Even though this info is from an older version, it works in my version:
There is a preference in Tools > Preferences > Database > ObjectViewer Parameters called "Automatically Freeze Object Viewer Windows" - checking this preference will mean that the Freeze View pin will be automatically selected when opening a new object window.

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chimaAuthor Commented:
slightwv: that is exactly what I needed, thanks
Gerwin Jansen, EE MVETopic Advisor Commented:
Already closed but what you can do is drag one of the tabs to the right or left, you can see the 2 tabs then side by side. You can also drag down but this is less readable. FYI.
Guffran MohammadCommented:
Pl/Sql Developer-->tools--> check/click on window list
then a window will open, in that all your sql tabs/windows exists
just drag and drop on left side part.
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