Gmail Inbox Pauser

Gmail Inbox Pauser

This extension temporarily pauses email delivery to your Gmail Inbox folder.

Gmail Inbox Pauser
What is Gmail Inbox Pauser?
Gmail Inbox Pauser is a simple Chrome extension that overrides the Inbox link in Gmail, pausing further delivery of emails in your browser. With a click of a button, you can temporarily stop new email arrivals, giving you the opportunity to address previous emails without interruptions. No emails are lost during this pause and your Inbox is updated as soon as you switch off the pause functionality.
Users: 91 ▼ -1
Rating: 3.00 (2)
Version: (Last updated: 2017-03-10)
Creation date: 2017-03-09
Risk impact: High risk impact
Risk likelihood: Low risk likelihood
Manifest version: 2
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Size: 73.48K
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Do you have issues concentrating on your work from computer because of frequent email arrivals in your Gmail Inbox? Do you feel anxiety by the unread count on your Gmail Inbox continuously ticking up while you are trying to get the work done?

If yes, then this simple Chrome Extension is for you. The extension adds a on/off button to your Google Chrome toolbar. When switched on, the extension overrides the Inbox link while in Gmail to a link with your current emails pausing further delivery of emails in your browser. This allows you to address your previous emails with a cool mind without getting disturbed continuously by new email arrivals or the unread count jumping on the Inbox.

When you need your Inbox back, simply click the on/off button again and your Inbox link is brought back to you.

Please note no emails are lost while you have paused them. As soon as you switch off the pause functionality, you get your Inbox back with your updated emails.

As it sits today, this is a very simple extension concentrating on one single task. If you would like to suggest a feature request to make it more useful to you, please send the same at support at imbibe dot in.

User reviews
Saves me a lot of time, and enhances my productivity!
by Neha Aggarwal Neha Aggarwal, 2017-03-06
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Risk impact

Gmail Inbox Pauser is risky to use as it requires a number of sensitive 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 Gmail Inbox Pauser if you trust the publisher.

Risk likelihood

Gmail Inbox Pauser has earned a fairly good reputation and likely can be trusted.

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