Click to Remove Element

Click to Remove Element

Remove annoying elements with a single click

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What is Click to Remove Element?

"Click to Remove Element" is a user-friendly and customizable Chrome extension that empowers users to clean their online viewing space by removing unnecessary elements from websites. This extension goes beyond advertisement blockers and allows users to remove anything they find distracting. Aided with features like keyboard shortcut activation, the power to remember removed elements per site, working seamlessly with iframes, and minimal memory usage, it also provides additional features for power users. Updates include preview of removed elements and an undo function.

Users: 66,648
Version: 3.1.5 (Last updated: 2023-11-29)
Creation date: 2020-05-17
Risk impact: Moderate risk impact
Risk likelihood: Moderate risk likelihood
Manifest version: 3
  • commands
  • scripting
Host permissions:
  • *://*/*
Size: 29.32K
URLs: Website
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Not available on Firefox
Click to Remove Element
Click to Remove Element (v2.0.6)
4.10 (11) 1,378
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Allows you to remove any element from a website. Temporarily or permanently. Be it an advertisment missed by your ad-blocker, fixed menu, distracting GIF image, overly animated slideshow or anything else getting in your way.


  • easily remove multiple elements in a row (no need for a cumbersome context menu)
  • highlights elements under the cursor
  • customizable keyboard shortcut for activation
  • remember removed elements for a particular website or hide only temporarily
  • works flawlessly with iframes, embeds and ads
  • minimal memory and performance footprint
  • power user feature - customize CSS selectors

New in v3:

  • preview which elements were removed
  • use space to remove elements resistant to mouse clicks
  • improved CSS selectors
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User reviews
User reviews summary
These summaries are automatically generated weekly using AI based on recent user reviews. Chrome Web Store does not verify user reviews, so some user reviews may be inaccurate, spammy, or outdated.
  • Ability to block ads and unwanted elements on websites
  • Does not get detected by sites that block adblockers
  • Ability to remember the elements you choose to hide for future visits
  • Useful for improving user experience by removing distractions or unnecessary content
  • Simple to use and comes with handy keyboard shortcuts
  • Does not work on all elements, especially on YouTube
  • The control pane of the extension can block elements you want to remove as it is fixed in one corner
  • Some users experience bugs and unnecessary repetitive prompts in the latest version
  • Lacks the feature to hide/unhide elements easily
  • Issues with compatibility on some browsers or devices, like mobiles
Most mentioned
  • Blocks/removes unwanted page elements effectively
  • Remember feature that saves the elements to hide for future visits
  • Requests to improve the control pane's placement/functionality
  • Desire to hide/unhide elements easily
  • Problems with functionality on YouTube and other specific sites.
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Risk impact

Click to Remove Element may not be safe to use and it requires some risky permissions. Exercise caution when installing this extension. Review carefully before installing.

Risk likelihood

Click to Remove Element is probably trust-worthy. Prefer other publishers if available. Exercise caution when installing this extension.

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