auto find text fragment

auto find text fragment

This extension emulates Google Chrome's #:~:text fragment "scroll to text" behavior.

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What is auto find text fragment?

Auto Find Text Fragment is a Firefox add-on that allows you to scroll to specific text on a webpage by using fragment links. It emulates the '#:~:text' behavior found in Google Chrome, making it easier to navigate and find specific content on websites.

Stats date:
Users: 88 ▼ -2
Rating: 4.75 (4)
Version: 0.2.0 (Last updated: 2020-07-15)
Creation date: 2020-04-09
Weekly download count: 2
Firefox on Android: Yes
Manifest version: 2
  • activeTab
  • clipboardWrite
  • find
  • tabs
Size: 12.43K
Email: Click to see
Risk impact: High risk impact
Risk likelihood: Low risk likelihood

Other platforms

Not available on Chrome
Not available on Edge
  1. Scroll to Text

When you transit to a URL with a fragment #:~:text=foobar, this add-on automatically searches for foobar in the page and scrolls to the first position of the matches.

  1. Selection to Fragment

Selecting a string in the page and pressing the add-on button, this add-on creates a #:~:text=foobar fragment, and transitions to the URL, and copies the URL to the clipboard.

User reviews
by igorlogius, 2023-06-25
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Risk impact

auto find text fragment is risky to use as it requires a number of sensitive permissions that can potentially harm your browser and steal your data. Exercise caution when installing this add-on. Review carefully before installing. We recommend that you only install auto find text fragment if you trust the publisher.

Risk likelihood

auto find text fragment has earned a fairly good reputation and likely can be trusted.

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