Take back your web browser.

  • StopTheMadness
  • StopTheMadness
What is StopTheMadness?
StopTheMadness is a Chrome extension that stops websites from disabling user interface features and protects your privacy on the web. It ensures that features like opening links in new tabs, keyboard shortcuts, contextual menus, and text selection continue to work. It also stops tracking beacons, removes tracking parameters from links, and prevents sites from using JavaScript to track mouse movements. With bonus features like force images to the front and stop videos from autoplaying, StopTheMadness makes your browsing experience easier and more private.
This extension was removed from Chrome Web Store on 2024-04-29
Users: 243
Rating: 5.00 (5)
Version: 19.1 (Last updated: 2021-01-19)
Creation date: 2020-06-02
Risk impact: Low risk impact
Risk likelihood: High risk likelihood
Manifest version: 2
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Size: 81.16K
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What's New in 19.1: • New feature: Press ⌘-c to copy links while hovering! Now you can copy a link without needing to open the contextual menu. • Many fixes for the Stop video autoplay and Show video controls website options, improving compatibility with full screen, picture-in-picture, and native video controls play button. • Fixed an incompatibility with

StopTheMadness stops web sites from making your browser harder to use. And it protects your privacy on the web!

StopTheMadness is made by indie developer Jeff Johnson. If you need support, please email me at [email protected] or read the support site at

Many web sites disable user interface features in your browser that you normally expect to work. StopTheMadness ensures that those features continue to work for you in Chrome: ∙ opening a link in a new tab ∙ keyboard shortcuts (command-key on Mac, control-key on Windows and Linux) ∙ opening contextual menus ∙ selecting, copying, cutting, and pasting of text ∙ drag and drop

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User reviews
Najlepsze rozszerzenie do Chrome.
by Kosmos77 Kosmos77, 2020-04-01

fareyle sağ tıklamayı yasaklayan web sitelerinden fotoğraf indirmek için kullanıyorum. başarılı :)
by Dragut Özben Dragut Özben, 2020-02-16

Unbreak the web with StopTheMadness, a fine extension from a great developer. Also available for Safari and Firefox (Developer Edition) through the Mac App Store.
by Ricky de Laveaga Ricky de Laveaga, 2019-07-11
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Risk impact

StopTheMadness is relatively safe to use as it requires very minimum permissions.

Risk likelihood

StopTheMadness may not be trust-worthy. Avoid installing if possible unless you really trust this publisher.

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