Reverse Image Search

Reverse Image Search

a powerful capturing reverse image search tool built on top of TinEye/Google Images engines

  • Reverse Image Search
What is Reverse Image Search?
'Reverse Image Search' is a powerful Chrome extension enabling users to find similar or original sources of an image. It facilitates capturing a portion on screen and automatically sending it to Google Images or TinEye search engine. Instantly identify whether the image is unique or a copy, locate the actual image name and navigate the intricate web of images effortlessly.
Stats
By: chYer
Users: 5,000+
Rating: 3.29 (14)
Version: 0.3.0 (Last updated: 2021-08-10)
Creation date: 2017-05-19
Risk impact: Moderate risk impact
Risk likelihood: Very low risk likelihood
Manifest version: 3
Permissions:
  • storage
  • activeTab
  • scripting
  • contextMenus
Host permissions:
  • https://www.google.com/searchbyimage/upload
Size: 132.10K
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"Reverse Image Search" extension helps you to find similar images or the original image source and its name. This is a useful tool to find for instance the actual image name or detect whether this image is unique or is just a copy or a modified copy of an already existed image on the web.

In most cases, images are embedded in the background page and hence it is not straightforward to find the actual source of them to be passed to a reverse image search engine. Also, the image you are looking for maybe just part of a video stream. This extension solves these problems by providing a capturing tool in the right-click context menu. Simply select the item and capture a portion of the screen. The captured image is automatically sent to either "TinEye" or "Google Images" search engine, and after a successful upload, a new page with the matching results is displayed.

This extension adds three items to the context menu of your browser:

  1. Google Images (Image URL)
  2. Tineye (Image URL)
  3. Google Images (Capture)

The first two items are added to the image context menu, and the third one is added to the page context to activate the capturing tool. Instead of the third option, you can alternatively press the browser action button.

Links: FAQs Page: https://add0n.com/reverse-image-search.html GitHub Page: https://github.com/schomery/reverse-image-search/

User reviews
User reviews summary
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Pros
  • Ability to crop selected area for search
  • Works on a variety of webpages and even YouTube videos
Cons
  • Frequent reports of not working, leading to a blank page
  • Google search functionality may not work for some users
Most mentioned
  • Not working
  • Ability to crop selected area for search
  • Google search functionality
Recent reviews
Not working, no capture nor search results, just a blank page.
by Mohamed Be Mohamed Be, 2024-03-15

Quando escolhe a opção de buscar no google apenas abre o site em branco. Não ganha tempo algum.
by Marcos Marcos, 2024-02-22

Google part doesn't work anymore
by Steve White Steve White, 2023-10-11
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Safety
Risk impact

Reverse Image Search may not be safe to use and it requires some risky permissions. Exercise caution when installing this extension. Review carefully before installing.

Risk likelihood

Reverse Image Search has earned a good reputation and can be trusted.

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