Some of the important features of the Dark New Tab addon are listed below. This is followed by an overview of this addon. This summary contains few words about the addon, its function, and its features. Next is FAQ, this section is useful to get information about how this addon works in your browser. If you couldn’t find a specific answer, please fill the bug report form on this page or the contact form on the homepage to let us know about your question. Following the FAQ, is the bug report form. It is designed to collect user feedbacks and bugs about this addon. Users can suggest improvements or feature requests through this form too. The next section is for submitting comments about this addon which uses the Facebook comments plugin. The last section is dedicated to reports submitted through the GitHub website. We hope the information provided on this page, could help you get all the basics you need about this addon and enable you to have a better experience with Dark New Tab.
In short, Dark New Tab opens a pure dark|white and empty new tab with no background or other disturbances!.
5 Reasons to Use Dark New Tab
Allows you to open a blank new tab rather than the default noisy one.
Just click on the new tab to open one, there is no toolbar button available.
Has toggle button to switch background color (dark or white).
In order to disable this addon, please visit the extensions page in your browser and click on the disable button.
Available for all browsers and platforms.
This video gives you an idea of how the extension works in your browser.
Frequently Asked Questions
1. What is Dark New Tab?
Dark New Tab, is a simple and very lite add-on which enables you to open a new tab, completely empty, with a dark or white background color. The default browser tab is usually packed with lots of disturbances such as tiles, bookmarks, search-bar, etc. If you prefer to have a simple and clean new tab, this addon works great for you. Simply add it to your browser and it works instantly. Just click on the new tab button on your browser and it opens a blank tab instead of the default one. The default background color for the new tab page is dark if you prefer a white background color please click on the - moon - icon at the top left corner of the screen. This button will toggle the background color from dark to white or vise Versa.
2. How can I work with this addon?
Working with this addon is very easy. Simply add it to your browser and click on the new tab page button. A blank and dark new tab page will be open when you click on the default new tab page button in your browser. As mentioned above, if you prefer a white background color instead of a dark one, please click on the toggle button at the top left corner of the screen. When you change the tab color it will be stored in the memory, so the next time you open a new tab, the background color will the stored one.
3. How can I download the source code for Dark New Tab?
To download the source code for this extension from Chrome Web Store, it is recommended to use Extension Source Downloader. With this addon, you can download the source code as a ZIP or CRX format to your machine. If you want to download the source code from the Firefox addons store, please open the firefox download link (if available) in the Firefox browser and then right-click on the - Add to Firefox - button and select - Save Link As... - item. Choose the destination folder on your machine and then save the file in XPI format. You can then rename the XPI format to a RAR or ZIP file. Some extensions may have a GitHub repo address, which you can use to download the source code as well. But, it may not be the latest version of the addon. Therefore, downloading the source code from the official web stores is the best option as it always gives you the latest version of the addon.
4. Is this addon compatible with mobile browsers?
Yes, this addon is designed for both mobile and desktop machines.
5. Does this addon has a toolbar button?
No, this addon does not have any toolbar buttons.
6. Can I change the dark or white colors for the new tab page?
No, currently you cannot change the colors for dark or white background. In future versions, support for custom colors will be added.
7. Does this addon has any background activities?
No, this addon is very lite and does not have any background activities.
8. How to access the settings for this extension?
This addon is so simple that it does not need any settings or options to adjust.
9. How to uninstall this extension from your Firefox browser?
In order to uninstall this extension from Firefox, please go to the Firefox addons page, find this addon from the list and then press on the uninstall button.
10. How to uninstall this extension from your Opera or Chrome browser?
In order to uninstall this addon from Opera, please go to the extensions page, find this addon from the list and then press on the remove button.
11. How to disable this extension?
In order to disable this addon, find the addon name from the extensions page in your browser and then click on the disable button.
12. How to make a custom new tab page?
Unfortunately, currently this is not possible with this addon. You need to have a separate add-on to have a custom new tab page. This addon only makes a - blank - new tab with white or dark background colors, no other additions.
Your feedback goes a long way towards making this addon even better. With this bug report form, you can submit bugs or suggest enhancements for the functionality or performance of this addon. Please note, this bug report form will be sent to the developer(s) of this addon. You will not get an immediate or personal response at the moment. However, the developer(s) may contact you through the email address provided in this form for further clarifications or requesting additional information regarding the reported bug(s).
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