Tab reload on select

Tab reload on select

Reloads a tab on select to get fresh content if the content is older than a configurable reload timeout value and reload is active for the content's host.

What is Tab reload on select?
Tab Reload on Select is a Firefox add-on that automatically reloads selected tabs to ensure fresh content. It includes a feature to activate and deactivate tab reload on specific domains, allowing users to customize their browsing experience.
Stats
By: syranez
Users: 11 ▼ -1
Rating: 4.78 (9)
Version: 1.5.0 (Last updated: 2020-12-06)
Creation date: 2018-02-15
Weekly download count: 2
Firefox on Android: No
Risk impact: Moderate risk impact
Risk likelihood: Low risk likelihood
Manifest version: 2
Permissions:
  • tabs
  • storage
Size: 20.14K
URLs: Website
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Summary

This Firefox-Add-on reloads a selected tab to get fresh content.

Smart Reload

The add-on never reloads about-Pages.

The add-on reloads only pages which are unreloaded for an hour (default setting)

The add-on never reloads PDFs.

Exclude Hosts

The add-on adds a button to the browser's toolbar. The button activates and deactivates tab reload on the domain of the URL.

The button has a colorized hourglass if tab reload is active on the domain. Otherwise the icon is a grey x.

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User reviews
by Vedun, 2023-03-31
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Safety
Risk impact

Tab reload on select 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

Tab reload on select has earned a fairly good reputation and likely can be trusted.

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