Desktop Lux: Effects

Desktop Lux: Effects

Customize your Web with stunning animations and effects.

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What is Desktop Lux: Effects?

"Desktop Lux: Effects" is a Chrome extension designed to transform your daily web browsing into a visually-appealing experience. With a collection of stunning effects including leaf fall, snow, lightning, smoke and more, you can customize and animate any webpage as per your desire. It can also function as a screensaver, providing a fresh look to your browser every time you log in. Recent updates have now moved the Matrix effect to a new extension called 'Screensaver'.

Stats date:
Rating: 5.00 (2)
Version: 1.03 (Last updated: 2023-08-11)
Creation date: 2021-04-27
Manifest version: 3
  • scripting
  • activeTab
  • storage
  • idle
  • tabs
Host permissions:
  • <all_urls>
Size: 1.39M
Email: Click to see
Risk impact: High risk impact
Risk likelihood: Very low risk likelihood

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Desktop Lux: Effects
Desktop Lux: Effects (v1.0.3)
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Desktop Lux: Effects is a one-of-a-kind browser extension that lets you super charge your web-surfing experience. It allows you to add various visual effects to any web page. Also, it can be used as a screen saver.

Currently available effects, such as rain, leaf fall, snow, lightning, flame, smoke, electric garlands, confetti, fireworks, balloons, matrix, cursor effects and others.

UPDATE 08.10.2023: The Matrix effect has been moved from Desktop Lux: Effects to our new extension - Screensaver (

User reviews
By far the best effects extension i have ever used, good quality. I wish that it was possible to use multiple effects at the same time though
by Leon Kuvaiev Leon Kuvaiev, 2023-03-05

its fantastick
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Risk impact

Desktop Lux: Effects 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 Desktop Lux: Effects if you trust the publisher.

Risk likelihood

Desktop Lux: Effects has earned a good reputation and can be trusted.

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