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Browser Boost - Extra Tools for Chrome

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Overview

Boost Volume, Change User Agent, Enable Right Click, Copy & Select, Disable WebRTC, and Save Image as Type (JPG, PNG & WebP).

The Browser Boost extension provides an open-source, privacy respecting alternative to numerous single-use extensions. You can rely on Browser Boost instead of having to trust multiple extensions from various developers, which are often closed source, collect user data, and come with undocumented permissions. Browser Boost collects no user data, does not require signup, has no servers, is entirely open source, and is 100% free. ------------------------- Tools: 🔊 Boost Volume: Increase the maximum volume of your browser up to 600%. 🕵️ Change User Agent: Spoof user agent to emulate different devices or browsers. 🖱️ Enable Right Click & Select: Force enable right clicks, copy, & text selection on sites that have disabled right clicks or selection interactions. 💾 Save Image as Type: Adds context menu to save images as JPG, PNG or WebP. 💬 Disable WebRTC: Disable WebRTC requests to prevent IP address leaks. ------------------------- Permission Justifications: tabCapture: To capture and modify the audio of a tab. Required to boost volume. privacy: To modify the IPHandlingPolicy. Required to disable WebRTC. webNavigation: To trigger onCommitted and onHistoryStateUpdated listener. Required to change user agent and enable right click & select. scripting: To inject scripts into webpages. Required to change user agent and enable right click & select. downloads: To trigger download of modified image. Required to save image as type. contextMenus: To add option to context menu. Required to save image as type. offscreen: To use the tabCapture API and HTML canvas in the background service worker. Required to boost volume and save Image as type. declarativeNetRequestWithHostAccess: To modify user agent header. Required to change user agent storage: To store user settings. Host permission: To trigger webNavigation on every website. Required to change user agent and enable right click & select. ------------------------- Code: https://github.com/BrowserBoost/Extension This extension strictly adheres to all Chrome Web Store Policies and Terms of Service.

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Ron CoyneJul 11, 2024

Great, except .jpg files are saved as .jfif files. Seems to share that deficiency in common with the "Save as Type" extension...

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AlexandreApr 10, 2024

My browser feels decluttered and performs better, thanks to Browser Boost.

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David FelixApr 10, 2024

The transparency regarding permissions is greatly appreciated.

Details

  • Version
    1.3.2
  • Updated
    July 17, 2024
  • Size
    116KiB
  • Languages
    54 languages
  • Developer
    Website
    Email
    contact@browserboost.org
  • Non-trader
    This developer has not identified itself as a trader. For consumers in the European Union, please note that consumer rights do not apply to contracts between you and this developer.

Privacy

The developer has disclosed that it will not collect or use your data. To learn more, see the developer’s privacy policy.

This developer declares that your data is

  • Not being sold to third parties, outside of the approved use cases
  • Not being used or transferred for purposes that are unrelated to the item's core functionality
  • Not being used or transferred to determine creditworthiness or for lending purposes

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