Simple History Manager

Simple History Manager

A simple Chrome history manager.

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What is Simple History Manager?

'Simple History Manager' is a proficient Chrome extension designed to replace the default Chrome history manager, making it more straightforward and user-friendly. Major functionalities include searching and deleting browsing history based on a specific date range. This is attainable through clicking the extension's icon, invoking it from the Chrome's menu, or by simply using keyboard shortcuts. Automatic support for dark/light themes is included, enhancing the visual convenience for user's preference.

Stats
Users: 2,330
Rating: 4.54 (13)
Version: 1.3.0 (Last updated: 2023-08-25)
Creation date: 2020-03-31
Risk impact: Moderate risk impact
Risk likelihood: Very low risk likelihood
Manifest version: 3
Overrides history: Yes
Permissions:
  • history
  • storage
  • sessions
  • tabs
  • favicon
Size: 78.14K
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Other platforms

Not available on Firefox
Simple History Manager
Simple History Manager (v1.3.0)
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Summary

This extension will replace Chrome's default history manager. It can search or clear browsing history by date range.

How to use: • Click this extension's icon • Click menu item from Chrome -> History -> Show Full History • Use Chrome keyboard shortcuts, Windows/Linux is Ctrl + h, Mac is ⌘ + y

It supports dark/light theme automatically.

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User reviews
User reviews summary
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Pros
  • It shows the time for all entries
  • Easy to search and re-open closed pages
  • It can search history according to date and allows customization of the date period
  • Replaces Chrome's History upon pressing the Ctrl H keys
  • Has search that has a scrollbar and is easy on the eyes
Cons
  • A user reported that searching for a specific term and selecting clear all history, cleared all their history, not just the searched term
  • Does not have a select option, so if you wish to delete multiple entries from a specific website, you must do it one by one
  • Only allows managing the connected device. Cannot access the history of other devices
  • On Tungsten when clicking the icon, the browser's default history menu comes up
Most mentioned
  • Easy to search and re-open closed pages
  • Shows the time for all entries
  • Replaces Chrome's original history function
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Safety
Risk impact

Simple History Manager may not be safe to use and it requires some risky permissions. Exercise caution when installing this extension. Review carefully before installing.

Risk likelihood

Simple History Manager has earned a good reputation and can be trusted.

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