Don't track me Google

Don't track me Google

Removes the annoying link-conversion at Google Search/maps/...

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What is Don't track me Google?

'Don't Track Me Google' is a Chrome extension that operates to avoid Google's URL tracking method. It significantly ceases Google's intervention in your browsing, enhancing search outcomes speed and letting users to copy links seamlessly. Furthermore, as of version 4.23, link tracking through the 'ping' attribute is deactivated by default, encapsulating your online privacy.

By: Rob W
Rating: 4.65 (208)
Version: 4.28 (Last updated: 2023-07-02)
Creation date: 2018-12-23
Risk impact: Moderate risk impact
Risk likelihood: Very low risk likelihood
Manifest version: 2
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Size: 20.68K
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Don't track me Google
Don't track me Google (v4.28)
4.66 (281) 63,177
Not available on Edge

This extension gets rid of Google's ugly (tracking) URL. This speeds up loading search results and allows you to normally copy links.

Source code: Firefox addon: Available since 2011.

As of version 4.23 (January 2021), link tracking via the "ping" attribute is disabled by default. This prevents Google from tracking your link clicks. If you want Google to track your link clicks, visit the options page to disable this feature.

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  • Faster loading times
  • Efficient Google searches
  • Works well in Yandex Alpha
  • Disables Google's URL redirect in Gmail
  • Makes browsing safer
  • Doesn't work in Opera
  • Causes issues in Google Slides
  • Doesn't work anymore due to Google's change in tracking
  • Lightbox doesn't open in Gmail
Most mentioned
  • Improves loading time
  • Issues with Google Slides
  • Stopped working due to Google's updated tracking
  • Direct accessing URLs
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Risk impact

Don't track me Google may not be safe to use and it requires some risky permissions. Exercise caution when installing this extension. Review carefully before installing.

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