Blitz Full Screen URL Launcher

Blitz Full Screen URL Launcher

A fullscreen URL launcher

  • Blitz Full Screen URL Launcher
What is Blitz Full Screen URL Launcher?
Blitz Full Screen URL Launcher is a Chrome extension designed to enhance your browsing experience. This extension allows you to navigate effortlessly between tabs, launch URLs, and perform Google or DuckDuckGo searches, all within a full-screen mode environment. Additional features include the option to close tabs via ctrl+click, and an active tab highlight feature. This non-data collecting extension is fully configurable via the 'Configure Commands' under your Chrome Extension settings.
Stats
Users: 931 ▼ -5
Rating: 4.06 (48)
Version: 1.2.4 (Last updated: 2014-09-07)
Creation date: 2014-09-07
Risk impact: High risk impact
Risk likelihood: Moderate risk likelihood
Manifest version: 2
Permissions:
  • tabs
  • http://*/*
  • https://*/*
Size: 28.39K
URLs: Website
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Summary

** PLEASE READ THE INSTRUCTIONS BELOW FOR SETTING UP KEYBOARD SHORTCUTS **

A very simple extension for full screen browsing letting you

  • easily navigate between tabs
  • easily navigate to a new URL by typing it in the box (enter to navigate in the current tab or shift+enter to open in a new tab)
  • close tabs by ctrl+clicking in the list
  • search Google like you would in the Omnibox address bar, or type "d?" to get a duckduckgo search.

Any issues please ask a question in the forum (bottom of the page) at http://www.blitzlogger.com/blitz-chrome-url-extension.html or @wlhart on twitter. If you just place a review on here with an issue I can't contact you to help out!

** INSTRUCTIONS **

In Chrome v22 or greater bind the extension to a key once installed by navigating to chrome://extensions, scrolling down the bottom and looking for the link "Configure Commands". When in full screen mode you can then hit your keyboard shortcut, type your URL and hit enter. You can also click on a tab name to switch tabs, or ctrl+click to close it.

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User reviews
User reviews summary
These summaries are automatically generated weekly using AI based on recent user reviews. Chrome Web Store does not verify user reviews, so some user reviews may be inaccurate, spammy, or outdated.
Pros
  • Allows maintaining full screen mode for enhanced focus and screen utilization
  • Enables opening URLs and performing Google searches without exiting full screen
  • Provides quick access to the homepage or new URLs even from 404/error pages, improving navigation
Cons
  • Lacks URL predictions or autocomplete, requiring full URLs to be typed out
  • No option to close tabs directly from the extension interface
  • Some users express privacy concerns about it accessing all website data
Most mentioned
  • No URL prediction or autocomplete when typing
  • Useful for maintaining full screen mode
  • Concerns about privacy and data access permissions
Recent reviews
Warning to all: This extension access all your data with the DEFAULT permission: 'Read and Access all website data' Delete immediately if you have it installed!
by Nabil (Moda) Nabil (Moda), 2023-12-30

how can i use it?, i download the extension and activate it on but when i'm going in full screen mode. i cannot any sign to type the URL
by Karem Figo Karem Figo, 2022-10-04

Very nice. The launcher is just what I was looking for - it can open both urls and google searches if the query is not a url. But it's not a good tab switcher extension. It allows to almost never quit fullscreen mode )).
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Safety
Risk impact

Blitz Full Screen URL Launcher 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 Blitz Full Screen URL Launcher if you trust the publisher.

Risk likelihood

Blitz Full Screen URL Launcher is probably trust-worthy. Prefer other publishers if available. Exercise caution when installing this extension.

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