Open in Safari

Open in Safari

Open current page, link, or all tabs in the Safari browser.

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What is Open in Safari?

'Open in Safari' is a Firefox add-on enabling users to quickly and conveniently transition from Firefox to Safari. Whether it's a single link, the current tab, or all tabs, this extension makes it possible to open them in Safari. It's useful when a Safari instance is already open, otherwise it triggers opening a new Safari window. A native client installation is required, and managed storage is supported to configure preferences by the domain administrator. This is an independent project and not related to Apple Inc.'s Safari.

Users: 573 ▲ 7
Rating: 4.52 (21)
Version: 0.2.1 (Last updated: 2020-12-04)
Creation date: 2017-02-25
Weekly download count: 28
Firefox on Android: No
Risk impact: High risk impact
Risk likelihood: Low risk likelihood
Manifest version: 2
  • storage
  • tabs
  • contextMenus
  • nativeMessaging
Size: 338.30K
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Open in Safari extension opens the current tab or links in Safari browser. Using this extension you can send links to Safari without the need to manually copy and paste links.

If a Safari instance is opened, then link is opened in a new browser tab, however, if Safari is not opened, a new Safari window is opened.


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  1. For this extension to open links in Safari browser you will need to install a minimal native client. The instruction to install the native client is displayed once a link opening is requested.
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User reviews
User reviews summary
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  • Works great
  • Simple and effective
  • Useful for using Safari functionalities
  • Key combinations do not work
Most mentioned
  • Efficiency
  • Usefulness
  • Problem with key combinations
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Risk impact

Open in Safari 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 Open in Safari if you trust the publisher.

Risk likelihood

Open in Safari has earned a fairly good reputation and likely can be trusted.

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