Link in New Tab

Link in New Tab

Opens clicked links in unfocused new tabs. It can be turned off and on by clicking the icon or with the hotkey (defaults to Alt+N), and links can be visited normally by holding alt. Right click the extension icon for options.

What is Link in New Tab?
Link in New Tab is a Firefox add-on that opens clicked links in unfocused new tabs. It can be turned off and on by clicking the icon or with the hotkey, and links can be visited normally by holding alt. Right click the extension icon for options.
Stats
By: PieJasper
Users: 47 ▼ -2
Rating: 5.00 (6)
Version: 1.3.0 (Last updated: 2020-04-10)
Creation date: 2020-01-10
Weekly download count: 2
Firefox on Android: No
Risk impact: High risk impact
Risk likelihood: Low risk likelihood
Manifest version: 2
Permissions:
  • tabs
  • storage
  • contextMenus
  • cookies
Size: 17.12K
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Summary

Opens clicked links in unfocused new tabs. It can be turned off and on by clicking the icon or with the hotkey (defaults to Alt+N), and links can be visited normally by holding alt. Right click the extension icon for options.

User reviews
I like it a lot! The only thing I would request is to have an option to disable it per site -- gmail doesn't like it very much. Other than that it's wonderful!
by niko, 2024-02-28
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Safety
Risk impact

Link in New Tab 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 Link in New Tab if you trust the publisher.

Risk likelihood

Link in New Tab has earned a fairly good reputation and likely can be trusted.

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