Easy Search Easy Search

Press Ctrl+Shift+S (Command+Shift+S on a Mac) to search for the selected text on Google.

Easy Search is a Chrome extension by woogyboogy73. It has 6,000+ weekly active users and an average rating of 1.75. Easy Search is similar to xSearch and Quick Search. The latest version is 0.1 and was updated 9 years ago. Easy Search is only available in English. Within Chrome Web Store, its overall ranking is #10871.

Users: 6,000+
Rating: 1.75 (4)
Version: 0.1 (Last updated: 2014-01-02)
Featured: No
Size: 11.57K
This nifty extensions helps you quicky search on the Google search engine the current highlighted text. Simply press the key combination (Ctrl+Shift+S) to search the selected text on Google.
Risk impact

Easy Search requires a number of risky 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 Easy Search if you trust the publisher.

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Risk likelihood

Easy Search has earned a fairly good reputation and likely can be trusted.

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User reviews
pls add option which let user open search tab in the same window, not in new First application that provide me use shortcuts
by ISs0ng ISs0ng, 2018-08-30

Don't working
by Isaque Pereira Isaque Pereira, 2016-10-19
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The manifest file declares the requirements and permissions that a Chrome extension will have access to. By reviewing the manifest, you may be able to determine if a Chrome extension is over-reaching (for example, if an extension is overriding your new tab page, or search provider, or requesting access to your web activities without any good reason).

  "update_url": "https://clients2.google.com/service/update2/crx",
  "name": "Easy Search",
  "description": "Press Ctrl+Shift+S (Command+Shift+S on a Mac) to search for the selected text on Google.",
  "icons": {
    "16": "icon-16.png",
    "48": "icon-48.png",
    "128": "icon-128.png"
  "version": "0.1",