Chrome Rocker Gestures

Chrome Rocker Gestures

Rocker gestures for Chrome

Chrome Rocker Gestures
Stats
This extension was removed from Chrome Web Store on 2022-12-24
Users: 112
Rating: 2.75 (16)
Version: 1.0.0.5 (Last updated: 2015-09-09)
Creation date: 2015-09-09
Risk impact: High risk impact
Risk likelihood: High risk likelihood
Manifest version: 2
Permissions:
  • http://*/*
  • https://*/*
  • contextMenus
  • idle
  • history
  • tabs
Size: 24.01K
URLs: Website
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Summary

This extension provides "rocker navigation gestures" for Chrome; versions 1.0.0.3 and later now work with Gmail!

PLEASE READ: Any tabs opened before installing this extension must be reloaded before rocker gestures become available in them. For full functionality, this plugin changes Chrome's "default newtab" page; if this is unacceptable, please install the alternate version. See below for details.

The idea was taken from an implementation by "Billiam" that had one drawback I found unacceptable:

1 - Proper clicking order. In other versions, the second button had to be clicked while the first was held down; this is counter to the "standard" rocker gestures, which use a "flick of the wrist" motion where the first button pressed is the first released

User reviews
Good extension, but any PDF appears as black page with it.
by Yuriy Semevsky Yuriy Semevsky, 2017-02-16

Not working at all in 46.0.2490.* , though other rocker-gesture extensions aren't working here either. Someone please help!
by Neil O'Jissom Neil O'Jissom, 2015-11-03

Works flawlessly! Even better with new update.
by Matt Matt, 2015-09-17
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Safety
Risk impact

Chrome Rocker Gestures 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 Chrome Rocker Gestures if you trust the publisher.

Risk likelihood

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

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