Lone Tab

Lone Tab

A new, unique session for every tab opened.

Lone Tab
What is Lone Tab?
Lone Tab is a Chrome extension that enables a unique session for each tab opened. It is especially useful for software testers or individuals who manage multiple accounts on a specific site.
By: Ian Mckay
Users: 524
Rating: 3.17 (18)
Version: 1.0.1 (Last updated: 2021-07-30)
Creation date: 2017-01-21
Risk impact: High risk impact
Risk likelihood: Low risk likelihood
Manifest version: 2
  • webRequest
  • webRequestBlocking
  • storage
  • *://*/*
Size: 20.51K
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With this extension enabled, each tab will have a unique session. This is particularly useful for software testers or those with a large amount of accounts for a specific site.

To enable, click the icon and change the slider to the ON position. Any tabs created will now have it's own unique session.

User reviews
User reviews summary
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  • works as advertised
  • useful for testing web based apps
  • allows for multiple logins and experiences
  • does not work for some websites
  • lacks clarity on functionality
Most mentioned
  • Does not work
  • Useful for testing web based apps
  • Does exactly one thing and does it well
Recent reviews
Does not work at all.
by stefan holzhauer stefan holzhauer, 2024-06-19

Does not work: after installing and turning on the extension, new tabs are created within the same session.
by Jay Otto Jay Otto, 2024-06-07

Idiot programer
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Risk impact

Lone Tab 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 extension. Review carefully before installing. We recommend that you only install Lone Tab if you trust the publisher.

Risk likelihood

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

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