Reddit Comment Collapser

Reddit Comment Collapser

A more elegant solution for collapsing reddit comment trees

  • Reddit Comment Collapser
  • Reddit Comment Collapser
What is Reddit Comment Collapser?
Reddit Comment Collapser is a Chrome extension specifically designed to aid Reddit users on old.reddit.com to collapse comment threads with ease. It is ideal for avoiding long comment chains and simplifying thread navigation. Fully compatible with Reddit Enhancement Suite and subreddit themes, it enhances user experience by wrapping up threads quickly and conveniently. As a free and open-source extension, users can contribute or report bugs on Github.
Stats
Users: 5,000+
Rating: 4.77 (77)
Version: 6.0.1 (Last updated: 2024-04-22)
Creation date: 2019-05-31
Risk impact: Moderate risk impact
Risk likelihood: Very low risk likelihood
Manifest version: 3
Permissions:
  • storage
Host permissions:
  • https://*.reddit.com/
Size: 182.27K
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Reddit Comment Collapser
Reddit Comment Collapser (v5.1.2resigned1)
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Summary

Collapse a comment and all of it's replies by clicking on the column of the comment you wish to collapse.

No longer get stuck in the middle of a huge comment chain - simply select the outermost column to collapse the whole top-level-comment.

Note - this extension is only compatible with old.reddit.com. You can use Old Reddit Redirect (https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/old-reddit-redirect/dneaehbmnbhcippjikoajpoabadpodje) to ensure you always load old.reddit.com.

Compatible with Reddit Enhancement Suite and subreddit themes.

Reddit Comment Collapser is free and open source. The code is available at https://github.com/tom-james-watson/reddit-comment-collapser and contributions and bug reports are very welcome.

User reviews
User reviews summary
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Pros
  • Makes using the comments section on old Reddit more enjoyable
  • Receptive developer to new ideas
  • Convenient addon
Cons
  • Doesn't work anymore for some users
  • Issues with collapsing and reopening comments
Most mentioned
  • Works again everywhere
  • Color-coded lines
  • New wider bar is better
  • Essential for Reddit users
Recent reviews
Thanks for fixing it.
by M N M N, 2024-04-23

Seems to have stopped working on Chrome Version 124.0.6367.61 (Official Build) (arm64) Edit: Works again!
by Rohan Pais Rohan Pais, 2024-04-20

by Milán Nagy Milán Nagy, 2024-04-21
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Safety
Risk impact

Reddit Comment Collapser may not be safe to use and it requires some risky permissions. Exercise caution when installing this extension. Review carefully before installing.

Risk likelihood

Reddit Comment Collapser has earned a good reputation and can be trusted.

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