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Read your messages without notifying the sender.

Seen Blocker allows you to read your messages without notifying your friend about your seen status. Hence, when the extension is enabled your friends wont see the 'Seen' label when you read their messages. To further protect your privacy, seen blocker also blocks a few more reports such as '... is typing' report. The extension can simply be activated from the toolbar button and it will preserve its last activation status across sessions.  Please check the YouTube Tutorial at the bottom of this page to get an idea of how this Addon works in your browser.  If you want to contribute to the developement of this Addon, please Fork it on GitHub, and push your changes to a named branch. Moreover, you can review all the comments made on GitHub commits.

Some of the important features about Seen Blocker addon are listed below. This is followed by an overview about this addon. This summary contains few words about the addon, its function and 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 in this page or the contact form in 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. Next section is for submitting comments about this addon which uses facebook comments plugin. The last section is dedicated to reports submitted through the GitHub website. We hope the information provided in this page, could help you get all the basics you need about this addon and enable you to have a better experience with Seen Blocker.

3 Reasons to Use Seen Blocker

  • Disables sending read reports to your friends

  • Allows seen notification from friends

  • Can be easily toggled on and off from the toolbar button

Frequently Asked Questions

  • What's new in this version?

    See our version history page at the Firefox add-ons site for details about this update.

  • What is Seen Blocker?

    Seen Blocker is a light-weight browser extension that prevents seen notification being sent to server and hence your friends wont be able to verify you have read their chats. The extension however lets you see the seen notification of your friends during chats.

  • How does Seen Blocker work?

    The logic behind this extension is very simple. Whenever you type something or activate the chat window, a signal is sent to server to notify your your friends about your new status. This extension acts as a Firewall and prevents these kinds of reports being populated by blocking them before propagation.

  • How can I activate the extension?

    Once this extension is installed, there's nothing really much you need to do. Just click on the toolbar button. When the toolbar button is an empty circle all reports are blocked. You can always hover your mouse over the toolbar icon to see the activation message on the tooltip.

  • Submitting Bugs

    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).

    Comments | Reviews

    • Please note: Keep these reviews clean, and avoid the usage of derogatory or inappropriate language or terminology in references to individuals or groups based on race, national or ethnic origin, colour, religion, age, gender and etc. Do not submit bugs in your reviews, use the above bug-report section instead. Also, never post any personal information in these reviews.

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