Selection Search

Selection Search

Search for the selected text in search engines

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What is Selection Search?
"Selection Search" is an efficient Edge add-on designed to enhance your online browsing experience. Once installed, the extension allows users to search for the selected text in search engines of their preference. It elevates user control, granting you the ability to customize the search menu, and choose the search engines you use. Being the first released version, it highly appreciates any reporting of experienced issues for enhancements and improvements.
Stats
By: Pitmairen
Rating: 4.50 (10)
Version: 0.8.64 (Last updated: 2023-06-27)
Creation date: 2021-11-27
Risk impact: High risk impact
Risk likelihood: Low risk likelihood
Manifest version: 2
Permissions:
  • contextMenus
  • storage
  • notifications
  • clipboardWrite
  • tabs
Size: 157.52K
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Selection Search (v0.9.1)
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Summary

This extension let you use text you have selected in a web page to search in various search engines.

The extension is highly configurable and let you customize what search engines to use, the look of the search menu and much more.

NOTE: This is the first released version of the extension for Microsoft Edge. Please report any issues you might find so we can try to fix it.

User reviews
hah, my favorite addon came to EDGE, welcome!
by Zhaofeng, 2021-04-12

Hope to add a shortcut to copy the selected text in the pop up menu. Thanks!
by Rui, 2020-12-12

doesnt work
by Trotyl, 2020-12-09
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Safety
Risk impact

Selection Search is risky to use as it requires a number of sensitive permissions that can potentially harm your browser and steal your data. Exercise caution when installing this add-on. Review carefully before installing. We recommend that you only install Selection Search if you trust the publisher.

Risk likelihood

Selection Search has earned a fairly good reputation and likely can be trusted.

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