Grayscale Browsing

Grayscale Browsing

Toggle grayscale on the active tab for the ultimate reading experience

What is Grayscale Browsing?
Grayscale Browsing is a Firefox add-on that allows users to toggle grayscale on the active tab, providing an enhanced reading experience. With just a click, users can transform the colors of any webpage to grayscale, eliminating distractions and allowing for focused reading. The add-on also features an icon sourced from an external site.
By: Martin C
Users: 196 ▲ 3
Rating: 4.50 (10)
Version: 1.2 (Last updated: 2018-03-04)
Creation date: 2018-02-26
Weekly download count: 5
Firefox on Android: Yes
Risk impact: High risk impact
Risk likelihood: Low risk likelihood
Manifest version: 2
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Size: 8.28K
URLs: Website
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Toggle grayscale browsing, great for reading.

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User reviews
Works perfectly, even with video players. Also compatible with Dark Reader, which is a huge bonus. I normally put a greyscale filter on my phone to stop me from getting too distracted, and the same would work on my PC, but I often need colour for pdf reading. Greyscale Browsing is the easiest solution to this by just dimming out my browser and nothing else :)
by JustASnack, 2024-01-09
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Risk impact

Grayscale Browsing 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 Grayscale Browsing if you trust the publisher.

Risk likelihood

Grayscale Browsing has earned a fairly good reputation and likely can be trusted.

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