Refined GitHub

Refined GitHub

Simplifies the GitHub interface and adds many useful features.

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What is Refined GitHub?
'Refined GitHub' is a Firefox add-on designed to simplify and improve the use of GitHub. It applies tweaks and enhancements, fixes annoyances, and introduces useful features that aim to streamline the interface and your interactions with GitHub. Features cover repositories, file management, comments, and more. Ideas that prove popular are often considered for implementation by GitHub.
Rating: 4.80 (145)
Version: 24.4.9 (Last updated: 2024-04-09)
Creation date: 2017-05-25
Weekly download count: 135
Firefox on Android: Yes
Risk impact: Moderate risk impact
Risk likelihood: Moderate risk likelihood
Manifest version: 2
  • storage
  • contextMenus
  • activeTab
  • alarms
Size: 274.87K
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We use GitHub a lot and notice many annoyances we'd like to fix. So here be dragons.

Our hope is that GitHub will notice and implement some of these much needed improvements. So if you like any of these improvements, please email GitHub support about doing it.

GitHub Enterprise is also supported. More info in the options.

The GITHUB and REFINED GITHUB trademarks are owned by GitHub, Inc. and used under license.

Visit the repository to see an up-to-date list of features and the release notes for each version. Please report bugs on the repo and sponsor the development if you can.


File management
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User reviews
User reviews summary
These summaries are automatically generated weekly using AI based on recent user reviews. Firefox Browser Add-ons does not verify user reviews, so some user reviews may be inaccurate, spammy, or outdated.
  • Useful enhancements to Github
  • Excellent features
  • Quality of life improvements
  • Seamless integration with GitHub
  • Productivity improvements
  • Potential for feature overload
  • May be better as separate addons
Most mentioned
  • Useful enhancements to Github
  • Excellent features
  • Seamless integration with GitHub
  • Quality of life improvements
  • Productivity improvements
Recent reviews
by martinbjeldbak, 2024-04-15

by martinbjeldbak, 2024-04-15

Very useful enhancements to the Github website that make life easier.
by Sourabh Mundhra, 2024-04-07
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Risk impact

Refined GitHub may not be safe to use and it requires some risky permissions. Exercise caution when installing this add-on. Review carefully before installing.

Risk likelihood

Refined GitHub is probably trust-worthy. Prefer other publishers if available. Exercise caution when installing this add-on.

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