Reviews: Purify
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3.9 out of 5

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Pat MySecretAug 29, 2023

Good clean simple view that uniquely goes left to right vs scrolling down. Good mom and pop extension. Full screen and font adjustment options only. Last update 2013.

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Peter AmirMay 11, 2023

make links a text

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Jeff KangJan 2, 2023

Finally a reading extension that doesn't waste as much white space. The other extensions clear the left and right sides, but they don't make use of it like Purify does. A couple option ideas: 1) Option for two columns instead of three. Two columns keeps the viewing angle more centered. 2) Right arrow moves you two columns instead of just one. This would work well with the two column option above. In the current state, if you're someone who reads all three visible columns, you might want a... Show more

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Maddox McNewSep 25, 2020

After the use of this text started cutting off making it ruin the purpose of whats its supposed to do. Even attempts of uninstalling and installing this and reloading sites this did not help.

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John SowashNov 19, 2016

One of the few alternatives to Readability (discontinued). I wish there was an option to adjust the number of columns / layout of the page.

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Rick McCharlesMay 7, 2016

Compared with Readability and other similar products this one is confusing and not actually much more readable.

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A Chrome Web Store userNov 7, 2013

Very nice way to read articles without the clutter of ads and sidebars. I imagine would be useful on tablets too where every inch counts.

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Stanley GoertzenApr 5, 2013

Help. Where are [How to] instructions? When I click on the Purify icon nothing happens.

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