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In Emacs 27.1, using tabbar. Trying to switch to tabs using numbers. Editing ~/.emacs with following lines doesn't switch tabs using C-1. Produces C-u 1 and so on. What is missing here? Any other comfortable option?

(require 'tabbar)
(global-set-key (kbd "C-1") 'tab-bar-select-tab 1) ; move to 1st tab
(global-set-key (kbd "C-2") 'tab-bar-select-tab 2) ; move to 2nd tab
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global-set-key doesn't take 3 arguments.

(global-set-key (kbd "C-1") (lambda () (interactive) (tab-bar-select-tab 1)))

Or better yet:

(defun move-to-first-tab ()
  "Move to first tab."
  (interactive)
  (tab-bar-select-tab 1))

(global-set-key (kbd "C-1") 'move-to-first-tab)
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  • Thank you for info, and resolution. – msinfo Oct 5 at 14:50

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