Automatically reload a page. Configure interval between page refreshes and see a count-down until the next refresh.
What is ChromeReloadPlus?
ChromeReloadPlus is a Chrome extension that automates page reloads at user-specified intervals. It offers features such as keyboard activation, user activity detection, and delay reload. The tool is set to be deprecated by January 2023 due to changes in Google's extension requirements. It has undergone numerous updates and improvements to enhance user experience and privacy, as seen in its release notes.
** WARNING!! THIS EXTENSION IS DEPRECATED. **
Due to Google migrating Chrome Extensions to Manifest V3, the timing mechanism of this extension will no longer work by January 2023.
This extension is currently in deprecated state. Existing users are suggested to look for alternatives by January 2023.
- Features *
- Automatically reload your page by time interval.
- Activate reloader with default interval through keyboard hot-key (Ctrl+Alt+R or Ctrl+Alt+F5)
- Auto detect key press / mouse click by user and delay reload when necessary.
User reviews summary
- Easy and convenient to use
- Light on system resources
- Extendable manual reload resets reload time
- Hotkeys are useful
- Can customize timer
- Does not maintain timer status on a restart
- Does not remember refresh settings from previous visits
- Usability issues reported
- Does not provide specific time intervals like 10 or 20 minutes
- Issues with countdown deactivation on a tab switch
- Needs the ability to alter random refresh intervals
- Tab or program sometimes stops unexpectedly
- Extension could improve by appending a feature to reload page on errors
- Working with the tab can interfere with the refresh cycle
ChromeReloadPlus may not be safe to use and it requires some risky permissions. Exercise caution when installing this extension. Review carefully before installing.
ChromeReloadPlus has earned a fairly good reputation and likely can be trusted.
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