View Image Button

View Image Button

Bring back the view image button for Google image search results.

What is View Image Button?
The 'View Image Button' is a Chrome extension that reinstates the view image feature in Google's image search. This utility tool serves as a switch, enabling users to quickly add or remove the view image button, allowing direct access to images from search results. Furthermore, it strives to render the image in the highest resolution possible and opens it in a new tab. The extension features a bug reporting mechanism available on its homepage.
By: Muyor
Users: 10,000+
Rating: 3.98 (46)
Version: 0.1.5 (Last updated: 2023-09-11)
Creation date: 2020-03-24
Risk impact: Low risk impact
Risk likelihood: Very low risk likelihood
Manifest version: 3
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Size: 28.62K
URLs: Website
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View Image Button
View Image Button (v0.1.5)
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View Image Button (for Google™ Search) is an extension that lets you add a button to the Google image search page to view images directly.

The toolbar button serves as an ON|OFF switch to quickly add or remove the button. Please note that clicking the view image button will open the image in a new tab. Moreover, this extension tries to find and open the image in the maximum available resolution (please wait for the image to completely load and render before pressing the view image button).

To report bugs, please fill out the bug report form on the add-on's homepage (

User reviews
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  • Works as intended
  • Easy to enable and use
  • Reliable replacement for other similar extensions
  • Button placement can be odd
  • Doesn't work for some users or on some browsers
Most mentioned
  • Works as intended
  • Does what it says
  • Button placement is odd
  • Still working in 2022
  • Replacement for the 'View Image' extension
Recent reviews
by 3 WGH 3 WGH, 2024-01-17

Works on chrome but not on other chromium browsers for me :(
by Pranav Iyer Pranav Iyer, 2024-01-26

by X WH X WH, 2024-01-23
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Risk impact

View Image Button is relatively safe to use as it requires very minimum permissions.

Risk likelihood

View Image Button has earned a good reputation and can be trusted.

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