Questions tagged [safari-extensions]

Third-party software plug-ins that extend the functionality of the Apple Safari web browser program

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Safari 10.1: unable to install extension from Apple's official Gallery

On Safari Extension Gallery page the "Install Now" button does not appear after updated to Sierra 10.12.4. It seems that Apple's official webpage didn't recognize that I'm using Safari 10.1 (12603.1....
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Safari Switch to Last Active Tab

OS: Sierra Safari: 10.0.3 It looks like the functionality to switch to the last active tab is not supported natively. Are there any extensions that can be used for this purpose? Furthermore, is ...
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Safari lost half my extensions and passwords after a system crash

The crash was logged into console and it caused logout from my system. After I've logged in again Safari lost most of my passwords and extensions. I've already looked at this and it didn't help. I'm ...
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Safari extension for timed automagical tab switching. Does it exist? Can I create one?

I can't find any extension that allows me to switch between open tabs every x seconds..... Before I 'dive' into extension development I have to ask....: Is there a limitation in Safari's extensions ...
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How to make Safari focus the webpage after submitting an URL in the address bar?

Trying Safari again because Chrome uses too much CPU in comparison to Safari. However, when trying to use Vimari (the equilant of Vimium for Safari that lets you browse the web using the keyboard), ...
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Unable to install Chrome or Safari extensions after creating new user account

Mac OS X El Capitan This ordeal began when I was unable to connect Time Machine to a newly purchased Time Capsule; it still wanted to hang on to an older external drive which had died. I called ...
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LastPass download link loops back upon itself via Safari Extensions Gallery

I'm trying to install LastPass on a fresh OS install that has no browser but Safari. Clicking the Download link at lastpass.com sends me to the Safari Extension Gallery with a link to install ...
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Open Favourites Page in Safari with Javascript

I'm trying to make an extremely simple Safari extension that open the favourites page (the equivalent of Bookmarks > Show favourites), as that's what I think of as my home page and I'd like a button ...
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How to remove Trovi malware from Safari?

I am pretty much 100% certain that I have somehow gotten a virus installed into my Safari. My homepage and default search engine changes to "Trovi" every time I restart Safari no matter how many ...
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I am a windows user, want to build a safari extension

I am a windows user, want to build a safari extension, But i want to first know is there any way to test my extension in windows ? what is the latest version of safari for windows that apple support ...
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Is there an extension for safari like RightToClick or RightToCopy or some workaround with the same effect?

Looking for an extension that will block websites from disabling right click or text selection.
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Allow Safari extensions to access files

I installed a Safari extension. I need to allow this extension to access files on mu system. Chrome has option looking like this: I want the same for Safari. Where can I do this?
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Which 1Blocker “Block Comments” rules do I need to disable in order to re-enable Reddit commenting?

I recently updated my blocking rules in 1Blocker (a popular iOS 9 Safari content blocker), and something is now blocking my ability to use Reddit normally. I already figured out that I needed to ...
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How can I make Safari or Chrome remember my messages in contact forms?

As a customer, I contact businesses through contact forms on their websites, and often I forget the exact wording of the message and when I sent it. (Often, I need to re-send messages when I don't ...
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Is there a Safari extension to provide a drop-down menu listing all tabs, or shows all tabs in the tab bar?

Safari used to have a dropdown on the right-hand side of the tab bar listing tabs. In Safari 9, that's gone, and instead all tabs are present in the tab bar, with many being almost or completely ...
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How to install uBlock Origin for Safari?

Is there any way to install uBlock Origin on Safari? I'm currently using macOS 10.11.2 with Safari 9.0.2 on a 2012 MacBook Pro.
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Generate Safari Developer Certificate for building extensions

I have gone through this link.But everything seems to be changed. Everything redirects to Apple Development Program.So is it mandatory to enroll in that development program to create a safari ...
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Can't find untested extension in order to remove it: SafariTabSwitching

I don't need this extension anymore because Safari 9 has this feature built-in, but I can't find it anywhere to disable or remove it. It's not listed in my Preferences -> Extensions. I looked through ...
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Force installing untrusted Safari extensions

Before Safari 9, I was able to install any extension on Safari without any problems, but after Apple updated its Developer Program, it seems that I can't install extensions not already signed by Apple ...
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Extending the Safari Address Bar When Many Extensions Installed?

I have a number of extensions installed that have shrunk my address bar down to a very undesirable size for input and reviewing URLs. Is there a way to extend the address bar such that extension ...
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How to remove the download tab still appearing on videos after uninstalling Wondershare AllMyTube

I've downloaded and installed Wondershare AllMyTube for Mac for a quick look to see if it was any good. Then I decided that I didn't want it and uninstalled it. However on all website videos (news) ...
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How do I open Apple Maps from a Google Maps link in Safari?

I would ideally like a bookmarklet since then I could use it on iOS as well. I tried this Safari extension but I would like an option in the toolbar to open Apple Maps when I'm already on a Google ...
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Periodically deleting cookies in Safari

It seems as though extensions in Safari can't access cookies. In firefox there is a great add-on that immediately deletes cookies from a site after you close its tab. This is really helpful for ...
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Formatted XML display in Safari 8

I'm trying to find an extension or plugin that allows Safari to display XML in a more user friendly form, similar to how its handled by Firefox. The only relevant information seems to be heavily ...
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Safari on MBP keeps running extensions for the 'first' time on startup

Strange problem - I recently purchased a MacBook Pro, recently updated to the latest OSX and I have an issue in Safari where when I install an extension (doesn't matter what extension) Safari will ...
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How to determine what kind of Safari plug-in for streaming video is missing?

Platform: Yosemite 10.10.4; MacbookPro 15" Retina (mid-2015). I can't succeed to open properly certain video streaming sites, like in following link example: http://www.freeintertv.com/view/id-1006/...
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How to make Safari warn me with a pop-up window before closing a tab?

Whether it is Chrome, Firefox or Safari, I always encounter this problem. I stream this video and let it loads for like 30 minutes so I can watch. Meanwhile, I navigate through my 10 other tabs. At ...
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Privacy aspects of Safari extensions

I'm wondering about privacy aspects of Safari extensions, or which pieces of information active extensions can obtain about my web browsing activities. Should I expect that an extension will generally ...
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Safari broken, cannot install any extension

My safari refuses to let me install any extension. All installations ended up with a message: Safari can't install this extension An error occurred while installing the extension <extension ...
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Highlight first Google result in Safari

In Safari 8, after doing a Google search from the navbar, the focus stays on the navbar instead of focusing on the content like any other webpage. This prevents the use of Google or DuckDuckGo ...
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How do set a custom minimum tab width in Safari 8?

In Chrome when I have many tabs open it simply reduces the width of each tab. I'm trying Safari for the first time in years and am not enjoying the tabs that get smaller towards the edge. Is there a ...
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Extension to hide Safari toolbar

I used to have an extension that hided the toolbar completely (which I installed from a website, outside the extensions market) giving a minimalist look, but it suddenly got removed from my Safari for ...
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Is it possible to disable Safari extensions when using Private browsing?

I recently switched from Chrome to Safari for a few choice web applications, and I found that I couldn't disable extensions like Lastpass when browsing privately, at least not apparently, like I could ...
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Is it possible to render $\LaTeX$ in Safari?

Is there a Safari extension for rendering LaTeX in webpages? That is, take expressions like $...$ and replace them in the page with the rendered LaTeX. I couldn’t find anything on Google.
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Safari extensions corrupted

I'm attempting to install a Safari extension and I'm getting a error that says: "1Password-4.2.5.safariextz is damaged and can't be open. You should move it to the Trash." I thought maybe the ...
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Generating Safari developer certificate from Windows? The old instructions that have since been removed

NOTE: not sure if this is best forum among the StackExchange group of forums/sites for this question. Please recommend a better one if this is not the best one. I worked with generating Safari ...
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Safari Security wants to use confidential

I get a dialog with answer choices "Always allow | Deny | Allow" and text of Safari Security wants to use your confidential information stored in "Safari Extensions List" in your keychain. What is ...
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How to unblock extensions in Safari so I can install adblock?

I'm trying to install AdBlock Plus so pages like beliefnet.com won't have so many ads. Safari says my extensions are blocked. HELP?
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Blur all images in Safari, unless clicked

I know that the 'Develop' menu allows me to block all images in Safari, however I have a couple more requirements: Blur, not block, all images from all webpages Click to show blurred images I don't ...
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Allow cookies from certain websites?

I have some problems with cookies, I don't want cookies everywhere, but only for certain websites. What I have done right now is I allow cookies, then do the thing where a cookie is saved, then block ...
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Installed Safari Extensions disappear after restarting Safari

I have a problem with my Safari. I can not install any extensions. Whenever I install one they work fine, but the next time I open Safari, the extension is not there. So I have to reinstall them at ...
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How to invert colors in Safari pages on macbook?

Any extension for the browser? I only want to invert safari's colors, not of the entire system.
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When we toggle between enable and disable safari extensions, where will the state go and sit on different mac os?

After some research got to know that security find-generic-password -l "Safari Extensions List" -g command gives the extensions and their states. The output of the command is not in readable format. I ...
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How do I make my 1Password extension positioning stick in Safari?

In IOS 8, I have the 1Password extension installed. I move it to the beginning of the queue so that it's the first item in the list of possible actions, but when I restart Safari, it's always at the ...
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How do I search PDFs in Acrobat in Safari using command-f, without an extra buttom press?

I like using Acrobat within Safari as a convenience. But when I try to search in a PDF with command-F, it first brings up the Safari search box, which steals the focus from Acrobat's own search box. ...
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RESTclient for Safari

Is there a POSTMAN for Chrome equivalent (or alternative to) for Safari in Mac OS X Mavericks? I hate switching between browsers just to be able to test my APIs.
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Exists such thing as mozrepl for Safari?

Looking for an Safari extension (or plugin) what acts as mozrepl, what works like a charm. :) Exists such thing? If not, is possible somewhat easily control Safari from external scripts (perl, ...
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Safari - Display Favicons In Favorites Bar

Is it possible to display favicons in Safari's Favorites Bar? For example, my Favorites Bar in Firefox looks like this: I've tried using glims, but can't get it to do this.
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“App of the Day is a feature of Pet Match” on each page of Safari

Just today-yesterday I started to see the following text almost on each second page I open in Safari. How to disable this? "App of the Day is a feature of Pet Match and uses visual search ...
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Is there a Safari extension to hide results from a Google search?

IMHO one of the most underrated browser extension is Chrome’s Personal Blocklist (by Google). It hides results in your Google search results after you have blocked certain domains them once. Is there ...