Windmill - A simple website accelerating tool

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What is windmill?

Windmill is a beneficial add-on for Firefox that exists to improve user's browsing experience. It functions as a website accelerator, striving to unload websites at a faster pace. This simple, yet powerful tool can come in handy for those browsing actively, thereby streamlining and speeding up their online navigation.

Stats date:
Users: 941 ▼ -12
Rating: 4.71 (21)
Version: 3.88 (Last updated: 2022-11-20)
Creation date: 2020-03-19
Weekly download count: 55
Firefox on Android: No
Manifest version: 2
  • proxy
  • tabs
  • notifications
  • webRequest
  • webRequestBlocking
  • management
  • *://*/*
Size: 619.56K
Email: Click to see
Risk impact: High risk impact
Risk likelihood: Low risk likelihood

Other platforms

Not available on Chrome
Not available on Edge

Windmill is a simple and easy to use website accelerating tool, help users quickly open the website.

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.
  • Good price point for memberships
  • Fast speed, especially for video streaming
  • Supports multiple platforms such as Firefox extension, PC, Mac, Android and iOS
  • Connection issues - often cannot connect to the servers
  • Certain websites cannot be accessed
  • Limited to use on 3 devices
Most mentioned
  • For registration, it is possible to enter a referral code
  • The add-on runs fast and smooth
  • Payment is possible through WeChat
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Risk impact

windmill is risky to use as it requires a number of sensitive permissions that can potentially harm your browser and steal your data. Exercise caution when installing this add-on. Review carefully before installing. We recommend that you only install windmill if you trust the publisher.

Risk likelihood

windmill has earned a fairly good reputation and likely can be trusted.

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