Search in Popup

Search in Popup

Search text in the popup.

What is Search in Popup?
Search in Popup is a simple and useful Firefox add-on that enables searching selected text in a popup, providing a convenient way to search without closing the tab. Version 2.0 introduces customizable search engine options, and version 3.0 offers a shortcut for faster searching. Additionally, version 4.0 allows changing the user agent to display a mobile view. This extension requires no permissions and guarantees a worry-free browsing experience.
Users: 26 ▲ 1
Rating: 4.60 (5)
Version: 4.0 (Last updated: 2023-04-26)
Creation date: 2018-04-25
Weekly download count: 2
Firefox on Android: No
Risk impact: Moderate risk impact
Risk likelihood: Low risk likelihood
Manifest version: 2
  • activeTab
  • contextMenus
  • storage
  • webRequest
  • webRequestBlocking
Size: 111.52K
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This extension is very simple and useful. You can search selected text in the popup now. You will never need to close the tab after searching something.

In version 2.0, options are available! You can fix a search engine.

In version 3.0, a shortcut is available! You can search in the popup faster.

In version 4.0, changing user agent is available! The popup can display a mobile view. Be aware, this feature effects all pages of extensions which you have installed.

This extension requires no permissions. Nothing of this extension gives you anxieties. Enjoy.


User reviews
really wonderful extension - surprised this isnt more popular! Just wish I could disable some of the built-in search engines
by dom, 2024-03-24

by Rita Das, 2022-05-24

by ffox, 2021-09-24
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Risk impact

Search in Popup 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

Search in Popup has earned a fairly good reputation and likely can be trusted.

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