Save Selected Tabs to Files

Save Selected Tabs to Files

Provides ability to save selected tabs to local files.

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What is Save Selected Tabs to Files?

"Save Selected Tabs to Files" is a Firefox add-on offering the feature to save selected web tabs to your personal computer's local files. This add-on is particularly beneficial for multi-tab users allowing easy and convenient saving of multiple tabs simultaneously. Note for Firefox 63 users: activation of multi-selection of tabs is needed by going to 'about:config' and setting 'browser.tabs.multiselect' to 'true'.

Merlin
Stats
Stats date:
Users: 881 ▲ 3
Rating: 4.18 (17)
Version: 1.2.0 (Last updated: 2022-09-12)
Creation date: 2018-10-30
Weekly download count: 17
Firefox on Android: No
Manifest version: 2
Permissions:
  • activeTab
  • downloads
  • menus
  • notifications
  • storage
  • tabs
Size: 67.50K
Risk impact: Moderate risk impact
Risk likelihood: Low risk likelihood

Other platforms

Not available on Chrome
Not available on Edge
Merlin
Summary

This addon adds "Save Tabs as Files" item to the tab context menu. You can save selected tabs to your local disk easily.

On Firefox 63 you need to activate multiselection of tabs manually: go to "about:config" and set "browser.tabs.multiselect" to "true".

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.
Pros
  • Useful for saving tabs
  • Previously had ability to save all selected tabs at once
  • Appreciated by users
Cons
  • Can't save to default Downloads folder without creating a subfolder
  • Doesn't save the current data displayed, but reloads URL data
  • Pops a save-location window for every individual tab
  • Not able to save all tabs at once
  • Can't save some specific pages
Most mentioned
  • Issues with save location and creating subfolders
  • Reloading data from URL instead of saving current display
  • Problem with popping individual save-location windows for each tab
  • Need for ability to save all tabs at once
  • Desire to save tabs to any desired folder
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Safety
Risk impact

Save Selected Tabs to Files 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

Save Selected Tabs to Files has earned a fairly good reputation and likely can be trusted.

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