Reactivate Backspace Shortcut for Page Navigation with BackNav

What is BackNav?
"BackNav" is a unique Chrome extension that reactivates backspace to navigate to previous pages and shift + backspace for forward browsing. This intelligent tool enhances web surfing control with a custom blocklist feature and smart focus detection to avoid text field interference. Great for a smoother and efficient online experience.
Users: 1,000,000+
Rating: 5.00 (5)
Version: 1.0.1 (Last updated: 2023-12-02)
Creation date: 2023-11-06
Risk impact: Moderate risk impact
Risk likelihood: Moderate risk likelihood
Manifest version: 3
  • alarms
  • scripting
  • storage
Host permissions:
  • <all_urls>
Size: 331.78K
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Get BackNav now and reclaim the backspace shortcut for effortless page navigation. Enjoy a hassle-free browsing experience with backward and forward navigation using backspace and shift + backspace. Customizable blocklists and smart focus detection further enhance your browsing control.

Key Features:

  • Enable backspace for seamless page navigation
  • Utilize shift + backspace for effortless forward browsing
  • Customize blocklist to manage specific domains
  • Smart focus detection prevents interference with text fields

Simplify your browsing journey with BackNav. Install now for a smoother and more efficient online experience.

User reviews
Works fine on brave!
by Carlos Ngugi Carlos Ngugi, 2024-01-09

Elegant, efficient, and effortless. It's like Chrome got a makeover and it's stunning.
by Serge Khadka Serge Khadka, 2023-12-12

Digital Zen master for Chrome.
by Delta Tillett Delta Tillett, 2023-12-12
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Risk impact

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

Risk likelihood

BackNav is probably trust-worthy. Prefer other publishers if available. Exercise caution when installing this extension.

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