Tab Auto Refresh

Tab Auto Refresh

Set the time you want the application to automatically reload your Chrome Browser

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What is Tab Auto Refresh?

'Tab Auto Refresh' is a Chrome extension that provides an automated solution to manual page refreshing. Simply set a refresh interval and the extension will periodically reload the page for you, whether it's in the background or not. This tool is particularly useful when waiting for important updates on a page. The extension comes with a user-friendly interface, where you can easily activate the auto-refresh feature and start the timer in just a few clicks.

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Version: 3.0.1 (Last updated: 2023-11-01)
Creation date: 2020-04-21
Manifest version: 3
  • activeTab
  • scripting
  • storage
Size: 103.42K
Email: Click to see
Risk impact: Very low risk impact
Risk likelihood: Very low risk likelihood

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Not available on Firefox
Tab Auto Refresh
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Tab Auto Refresh reloads the web page periodically. Set the refresh interval and it will refresh tab by timer, even for background tabs. Waiting for some important update and you need to hit the refresh button? Just set up the update time interval and let our software press the reload button for you!

Click on the auto refresh icon in toolbar Specify the refresh interval and options that allow you to refresh the tab Press the start button

Version 3.0.1

Fixed the bug where auto refresh did not work for new Chrome Windows Fixed the display so that the refresh timer countdown is not only in seconds.

Disclaimer: Please note this extension is NOT made by Google and is made by an independent development team. All copyrights belong to their respective owners. Google doesn’t endorse or sponsor this Chrome extension. Tab Auto Refresh is not owned by, is not licensed by and is not a subsidiary of Google Inc.

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  • Easy to understand
  • Simple and effective
  • Lightweight (only 100kb)
  • Doesn't stop refreshing the page as expected
  • Loses user's place on the page when switched away
  • Does not alert user of changes upon refresh
Most mentioned
  • Useful
  • Simple to use
  • Does as described
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Risk impact

Tab Auto Refresh is safe to use. It does not request any sensitive permissions.

Risk likelihood

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