A plugin for handling multiple napari windows

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A plugin for handling multiple napari windows


To open a new window, first click the menu Plugins > napari-tabu: open new window

Afterwards, select the layer which should be opened in the new window and click on Run:

When you're done with working with the new window, you can send back the result of your work using the Send current layer back to main napari butoon:

This napari plugin was generated with Cookiecutter using with @napari's cookiecutter-napari-plugin template.


You can install napari-tabu via pip:

pip install napari-tabu


Contributions are very welcome. Tests can be run with tox, please ensure the coverage at least stays the same before you submit a pull request.


Distributed under the terms of the BSD-3 license, "napari-tabu" is free and open source software


If you encounter any problems, please open a thread on along with a detailed description and tag @haesleinhuepf.


  • 0.1.5

Last updated:

  • 01 January 2022

First released:

  • 14 October 2021


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  • napari-plugin-engine (>=0.1.4)
  • numpy
  • napari
  • napari-tools-menu