Copy As Text

Copy As Text

Copy web content as plain text using context menu

What is Copy As Text?
Copy As Text is a Firefox add-on that allows you to copy web content as plain text. It removes formatting and advertising, providing a clean and focused text version of the webpage.
Stats
Users: 272 ▼ -2
Rating: 3.25 (4)
Version: 3.0 (Last updated: 2021-08-24)
Creation date: 2016-03-03
Weekly download count: 9
Firefox on Android: Yes
Risk impact: High risk impact
Risk likelihood: Low risk likelihood
Manifest version: 2
Permissions:
  • contextMenus
  • activeTab
  • clipboardWrite
Size: 14.86K
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Not available on Edge
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Summary

Copy contents, of web pages, as Plain Text with context menu

Release 3.0 New Features

  • Shows page plain text
  • Text editing
  • Download page plain text
  • Removes all formatting from text
  • Removes all advertising to focus only on the content of the text
  • WebExtension only works on sites that allow content scripts.

The feature "Show page plain text" is based on this browser extension - https://github.com/deltavi/chrome-extension-plain-text

User reviews
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Safety
Risk impact

Copy As Text 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 Copy As Text if you trust the publisher.

Risk likelihood

Copy As Text has earned a fairly good reputation and likely can be trusted.

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