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Stop short URL abuse by previewing the URL automatically before visiting it.

This addon will show you a preview page clearly displaying the destination URL whenever you visit a shortened URL. Currently supports: Want support for more? Feel free to suggest something. :) Want to help out? This code is on github patches welcome! Feel free to drop by irc:// if you have any questions.

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Mason KuanNov 23, 2020

Perfect extension, just needs some updating. I might make a pull request on github sometime. This extension is different from the others on how it gets the destination url, it catches the redirect and shows you a preview of the actual url before navigating there.

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enam ymMay 8, 2015

No longer functional

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Jordan WJan 12, 2014

this is absolutely perfect if you receive such links from irc, game clients, and instant message clients

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