Mile Wide Back
Quickly navigate back in the browser history by clicking on the left border of the window, navigate forward by right-clicking on it, middle-click on the left border to close the current tab, and rotate the mouse-wheel to cycle through your tabs.
What is Mile Wide Back?
Mile Wide Back is a Firefox add-on by em_te. This add-on has 98 daily active users and a good user rating of 4.58. The latest version, 0.3, was updated 2 years ago.
Rating: 4.58 (12)
Version: 0.3 (Last updated: 2021-06-01)
Creation date: 2017-07-20
Weekly download count: 2
Firefox on Android: No
Manifest version: 2
Risk impact: High risk impact
Risk likelihood: Low risk likelihood
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Turns the left edge of your browser window into a multi-purpose button for controlling your browser and navigating your tabs.
- Left click to navigate back
- Right click to navigate forward
- Middle-click to close the current tab
- Left click and right click simultaneously to open a new blank tab
- Rotate the mouse wheel to cycle through your tabs
Mile Wide Back requires a number of risky 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 Mile Wide Back if you trust the publisher.
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Mile Wide Back has earned a fairly good reputation and likely can be trusted.
Could it be possible to let user choose to open or close the wheel rotating function? Really thankful for this extention btw, very handy, great job!
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Hi, thanks for fixing the mouseup issue, however since the latest version, scrolling the mouse wheel no longer cycles through tabs. I am unable to find any of the customizable preferences in about:config either.