View on Same Tab

View on Same Tab

This Firefox add-on restores 'View Image' and 'View Video' context menu for image items which replaced with 'Open Image in New Tab' and 'Open Video in New Tab' on latest release of the Mozilla Firefox.

View on Same Tab
What is View on Same Tab?
'View on Same Tab' is a Firefox extension aimed at improving your browsing experience by restoring the 'View Image' and 'View Video' functionality, eliminated in the recent Firefox update. With a simple command set, it easily opens images or videos either on new tabs, new windows, or background tabs based on your choice. No additional permissions are required to utilize this add-on.'
Merlin
Stats
Rating: 4.60 (25)
Version: 0.7 (Last updated: 2023-02-09)
Creation date: 2021-03-30
Weekly download count: 6
Firefox on Android: No
Risk impact: Very low risk impact
Risk likelihood: Low risk likelihood
Manifest version: 2
Permissions:
  • menus
  • storage
Size: 218.27K
URLs: Website
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Summary

With this add-on you can restore 'View Image' or 'View Video' functionality to your Firefox browser. You can use Ctrl or Middle Click to open image on new tab, Shift to open on new window and Ctrl + Shift to background tab. This add-on does not require any permissons.

User reviews
User reviews summary
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Pros
  • Restores the 'view image' feature that Mozilla removed
  • Performs exactly as advertised
  • Solves a problem that Mozilla created
Cons
  • The context menu item is added at the bottom, instead of with other image-related items
  • Add-on is oversized due to unnecessary large files
  • The add-on is not open source
Most mentioned
  • Restoration of the 'view image' feature Mozilla removed
  • Add-on functions as expected
  • Desire for the add-on to be open source
Recent reviews
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Safety
Risk impact

View on Same Tab is safe to use. It does not request any sensitive permissions.

Risk likelihood

View on Same Tab has earned a fairly good reputation and likely can be trusted.

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