Hide Google Chrome Opened Tabs From Others To View or See

You might have come across a situation where you feel really embarrassed when someone’s enters into your room or in your office unannounced and peeps into your computer screen to find out what you are doing. It becomes really frustrating when you don’t want anyone to see what you are doing but you can’t stop them. There may be many activities which are very personal for you such as surfing various websites or viewing some videos, etc. So, for such situations we recommend a small application for you which can prove really helpful in above mentioned scenario.

Panic Button is basically a small, easy to use, helpful and a freely available application which has been specially developed for hiding your private tabs opened in your browser while surfing the web. This application which is also named as boss key application, performs one or multiple actions when the button is activated and provides help for its users. As already said, it includes hiding a window, but sometimes other things such as muting the volume and some other functions are also performed through it.

This application comes to you as a Google Chrome extension and as already mentioned, named as PanicButton. It adds functionality to your Chrome browser present in the computer and basically allows you to hide all open Chrome tabs with a single click whenever needed.

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This extension can be easily downloaded from the link given below. Similar to the any other Google Chrome extension, it can be easily installed with the browser. Now, if we look into its inner working then we may find that the extension adds a single button to the Chrome address bar which you may observe after installing it. All other thinks are then handled and taken care by the extension itself. You only need a simple left-click on the button which hides all open tabs and displays a single blank tab instead in the browser interface which looks like as if you have just now opened the browser for surfing. After this, a second left-click is used to load the websites again so that you can continue using them which totally depends upon the wish of the user.

You may observe in the browser that a small green colored icon is present which shows the number of saved tabs attached to it. It has several options and features and you must take a look at all the options of the extension by right-clicking on the icon and selecting options from the context menu which is similar to the any other application. It also provides a functionality to set a password in order to protect tabs from being restored. So that, you may avoid restoring of tabs by anyone else who may theoretically click on the button to recover tabs.

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Overall we can say that it is a nice little extension and can be used to enhance and protect your privacy. Interested users may download it from the link given below in order to explore its features.

Download PanicButton

Disable Google Chrome Extensions From The Address Bar

Google Chrome has fulfilled us with a number of extensions to make the browser more user friendly and convenient to use. Recently, I realised that  my browser is cluttered with a lot of extensions. This might be the case with almost all of the users of google chrome. This is probably due to the reason that it is very helpful to add them. But when it is the turn to enable or disable it is the long process to proceed, we feel like to avoid it. But no need to worry about the lengthy process anymore. With the range google chrome extension, now chrome extension gallery has facilitated you with a new one. The new extension named as quick enable and quick disable will help you to overcome your burden.

Quick enable and quick disable are the google chrome extensions which are available free of cost. It is a very simple process. You have to install both the extensions with the help of the links given at the end. Both the extensions are very small in size and will be installed in few seconds. The snapshot given below shows the confirmation of the installation of chrome quick enable extension.

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The snapshot given below displays the confirmation od quick disable extension.

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Though the usage of the extensions has been clearly explained in the snapshots above. Let us see how the actual process takes place starting with Quick Enable. Type Enable in the address bar and as soon as you press Enter or Tab, it will change to Go Quick Enable as shown in the snapshot below. Then start typing the extension to be enabled. You can easily choose the option from the drop down menu and press Enter. And the chrome extension will be enabled. As shown the History Calendar Extension is being enabled.

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The process of Quick Disable is also similar to that. Type disable in the address bar and as soon as you press Enter or Tab, it will change to Go Quick Disable as shown in the snapshot below. Then start typing the name of extension to be disabled. You can easily choose the option from the drop down menu and press Enter. And the chrome extension will be disabled. As shown the Bit Defender Quick Scan Extension is being disabled.

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So, now you don’t need to follow the long path of the Wrench –> Tools –> Extension and then select the one to enable or disable. Simply go through the address bar.

Install Quick Enable

Install Quick Disable

Google Chrome Calendar Desktop Notifications

It is very difficult to remember each and every event with the correct date and time. We think that the stick notes will help us. But after a while we see that with the increasing number they are not of any help. So, we try that the nearby people will help us. But again it is not fruitful. This is the time when we feel the need of an assistant. So, why not to have one and it is most welcomed when available free of cost. Google chrome provide a wonderful extension named as Checker Plus Lite for Google Chrome which will assist you to manage your schedule in a perfect manner.

Checker Plus Lite for Google Chrome is a google chrome extension available free of cost. You just have to install the extension and it will be present on the right hand top corner as shown in the snapshot below. It is used to give the desktop updates for the gmail account calendar.

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There are various options which will help you to manage your calendar according to your requirement. Firstly, the options are related to the display of the desktop notifications. The options are related to sound, past events, timing and other notifications. The size of notification text can vary from 16 to 32. You can also choose mode and icon type. Select the display of time and the top header in the pop up window. specify the days before which you want the notification. There are many other options like interval and timeout delay. The complete list of all the options is displayed in the snapshot below. After making all the changes click on Save Changes.

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This was all about the the options available. Now let us see how to add the new event to your calendar. Click on the event and as shown by default the monthly calendar will be displayed to you.Select any date and the pop up window will appear as shown in the snapshot. Add the event in the space provided and click on Create event.

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Also, the calendar has a view option through which you can view weekly, monthly or customised calendar. Also, the agenda or only agenda can be displayed. You can select the option as shown in the snapshot below.

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So, assist yourself with Checker Plus Lite for google calender. Be tension free and just feed all the events in the calendar. You will come to know about the upcoming events as per your requirements. Enjoy the utility!!

Install Checker Plus Lite for Google Calendar

Save Multiple Opened Tabs In Google Chrome – Resume Even When History Deleted

Google chrome has been presenting extensions from time to time so that the browser can become more interesting to use. Also, these google chrome extensions make it more user friendly. So, after the series of extensions I would like to present another important and useful extension to manage the current session of your browser. With the large number of tabs you might think that it is very difficult to handle all. We have presented another extension in the same context but just to view the tabs. And now I would like to review Session Buddy to manage all the tabs in the chrome windows currently opened.

Session Buddy is a google chrome extension which you can install free of cost. It is very simple to install. Go to the webpage with the help of link given in the end and install the extension. It is a one click process as all the other extensions. There utility has been shown in the snapshot below. The icon will be present in the top right corner as shown.

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Let us see what are the options provided by the tool. The very first problem you might have faced is that when you are simultaneously using number of tabs in google chrome, they are bit difficult to differentiate. So, your chrome buddy i.e. Session Buddy will help you to see all the current windows in one window. The actions that can be performed by the user can be explained as. You can save and restore anything from the current session. This will also resolve your problem if the browser gets crashed and there were important windows. You can import the session anytime required.

The options settings can be changed with the help of the options presented as shown in the snapshot below. You can choose if you want to see the URLs or the tab names only. Similarly, you can make a choice for tab count and Auto save the previous session. The auto save option proves to be very useful specially when you have to shut down your system in a hurry. You can choose the required options from the Tab Filtering options also as per the requirement. Click on Save after making the changes.

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These were all the options you would like to have while managing your tabs. Inspite of having the record of all the tabs, you can simply save the session now onwards. So, use your Session Buddy to handle your problems. And you are free to use the browser after that.

Install Session Buddy

Combine A URL List To One Single URL

Sometimes, when you are searching something important over internet, then you tend to open large number of tabs in your web browser and then if something pings you and says that you need to do something else then it becomes very difficult to close all those webpages abruptly and then starting that research from all over again or if you want to share a huge bunch of URL links with your friends then you will not keep on copying all them one by one on your chat window. This seems to be really annoying.

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If you have been using Google Chrome then I have a very nice extension for you with the help of which you can bind all those URLs under a single link and then you can use it at any time on any of the browser to open all those windows again. This extension created a single on behalf of all the links opened under a single window of your Google Chrome browser and then using that link that you can see the list of the links which were opened in your window.

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The link has been mentioned below to download and then install the extension of Google Chrome browser. After installing them you will see it as an icon on the right hand top side of the browser, just click the icon and then it will create a single icon for all the tabs currently opened in your Google Chrome window (the screenshot of this has been mentioned at the top of the post). It will automatically get copied in your clipboard and then you can paste it anywhere to store it or to share it. Once you click that link the list of links will open up in a new page which has been shown in the snapshot mentioned above and then you can choose the links which you want to open your Google Chrome browser.

The only constraint it has is that you can create the link on Google Chrome browser only, but you can view those links on any of the browser. The link has been used to the latest version of Google Chrome browser, if you face any problem while using, then please let us know.

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