Some of the important features of the Privacy Protector Plus 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 Privacy Protector Plus.
In short, Privacy Protector Plus is a browser extension that removes all forms of tracking including web bugs, tracking scripts and information collectors, and protects your personal data.
6 Reasons to Use Privacy Protector Plus
Protects your privacy by removing all forms of tracking from webpages.
You can easily whitelist a website by adding it to the options page.
Clicking on the toolbar icon will enable and disable the extension.
Toolbar icon label informs you about the extension status (enable, disable or allow).
Badge icon-text shows the number of blocked items within the current page (changing the active tab will change the badge text).
This addon is available for Firefox, Opera and Google Chrome.
This video gives you an idea of how the extension works in your browser.
Thanks to widespread use of the internet, we can conveniently multitask for work or pleasure. Web browsers we use regularly store a lot of information, including passwords and other data that can be used to identify you. In addition to that, tracking information can also be used for malicious purposes, including accessing your system without permission in extreme cases. As such, it is vital this data be treated with the utmost caution and its full privacy be ensured. Privacy Protector Plus addon is one such tool that can help keep your personal data safe. Additionally, this tool is also helpful in removing tracking scripts and other types of trackers that may be storing information about your web browsing sessions. Completely free to use, the tool is designed with multiple levels of functionality. This allows you to whitelist any websites that are legitimate, and you have no objections to their storing your data. Such websites usually include email services or work or school portals.
Privacy Protector Plus also comes with a host of other powerful features. In addition to removing all forms of tracking from webpages, it can be temporarily disabled with the click of a single button. Additionally, websites you trust can be added to a separate portion also known as a whitelist. Another useful feature that alerts you about Privacy Protector Plus actions is the badge icon. Text appearing next to this icon indicates the number of items that were blocked for trying to track or store your information without proper authorization or prior approval. Each tab shows unique information for the particular website you are visiting, so you can stay on top of activity with ease. In conclusion, Privacy Protector Plus is not just a nice thing to have, it is an essential item that will ensure protection of your valuable data as you browse internet. If you would like to add this Addon to your browser, simply scroll to the Bottom of this page and click on the desired Browser's icon to download the extension (you will be directed to the related addon store in order to download the addon). We do NOT host any extensions/addons/plugins in this website, all the download links will direct you to the related Firefox, Google Chrome, Opera and Safari Addon Stores.
Frequently Asked Questions
1. What is Privacy Protector Plus?
Privacy Protector Plus is a free privacy protector tool to brings you full privacy as you browse internet. It works by disallowing or blocking websites from accessing your online information. Working with this addon is very easy. Simply add it to your browser and it starts to protect your privacy instantly. If you would like to disable this addon, simply click on the toolbar icon to disable the addon. Privacy Protector Plus, uses a hard-coded privacy list to track and block unwanted contents. There are also several items available in the options page which you can visit after installing the addon.
2. How does Privacy Protector Plus work?
After installation, a new icon will appear in toolbar. Clicking on the icon, can disable or enable the addon. Once you browse, the extension blocks certain URLs that use your information for tracking or marketing purposes. As mentioned above, it has a list of hard-coded rules perform this job. This list is updated whenever the addon gets any update in your browser.
3. How can I download the source code for Privacy Protector Plus?
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. Why is Privacy Protector Plus not working after installation?
After successful installation, if Privacy Protector Plus is still not working, most likely you have forgotten to refresh the page once after installation.
5. How often does the extension update the filtering list?
Every time you install a new version, the list will be updated automatically.
6. What's new in this version?
See our version history page at the Firefox add-ons site for details about any update. Similarly, visit Chrome and Opera addons page to get to know the latest updates for each browser.
7. How can I uninstall Privacy Protector Plus on Firefox?
If you wish to uninstall or disable Privacy Protector Plus, please follow the instruction on https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/disable-or-remove-add-ons.
Your feedback goes a long way towards making this addon even better. With this feedback and bug report form, you can report bugs or suggest features/enhancements for the functionality or performance of this addon. Please note that this 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 to request additional information regarding the reported bug(s).
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