Remove Element

Remove Element

Creates a contextual menu item to remove an element from the DOM

What is Remove Element?
Remove Element is a Chrome extension that allows users to declutter their viewed pages by removing any chosen element, such as ads, from the Document Object Model (DOM). It features a contextual menu, making the removal easy and user-friendly. The changes are temporary and can be undone by simply refreshing the page. Note that after the installation of the extension, all open pages must be reloaded for it to function properly.
Stats
Users: 2,000+
Rating: 3.94 (32)
Version: 1.0.2 (Last updated: 2018-09-05)
Creation date: 2018-09-04
Risk impact: High risk impact
Risk likelihood: Very low risk likelihood
Manifest version: 2
Permissions:
  • contextMenus
  • tabs
  • http://*/*
  • https://*/*
Size: 6.50K
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Summary

Right-click anything on the page and remove it. Useful if an ad is in the way of you reading an article. If you accidentally remove too much, just refresh the page - removing items is temporary.

After installation you must reload any open pages for the extension to work.

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 Chrome Web Store does not verify user reviews, so some user reviews may be inaccurate, spammy, or outdated.
Pros
  • User can delete elements
  • Doesn't block ads, only gives option to delete elements
  • Great for removing distracting elements
Cons
  • Does not remember the element on next page loads
  • Does not work on some websites
  • Lacks undo remove element feature
  • Needs a GUI with highlight-all-elements-undesired capabilities
Most mentioned
  • Does not always work
  • Needs option to remember element for next reload
  • Needs undo feature
Recent reviews
Not really effective. 3 out of 10
by Unverified Joe Unverified Joe, 2023-12-14

It works you just gotta know how to work it.
by Bruce Preston Bruce Preston, 2023-12-10

Doesn't work
by BeHappyBeVegan BeHappyBeVegan, 2023-07-13
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Safety
Risk impact

Remove Element 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 Remove Element if you trust the publisher.

Risk likelihood

Remove Element has earned a good reputation and can be trusted.

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