Night Shift

Night Shift

Night Shift automatically shifts the colors of your browser content to warmer end of the color spectrum after dark

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What is Night Shift?
Night Shift is a user-friendly Edge add-on that shifts the colors on your browser to warmer hues after dark. This helps reduce the blue light emitted from your screen, which can lead to eye strain and disruptions in your sleep patterns. Give your eyes a soothing experience with customizable color presets and scheduling options like sunset to sunrise, manual activation, and custom timings to best suit your usage patterns.
By: ExtEdge
Rating: 4.30 (26)
Version: 1.0 (Last updated: 2020-01-16)
Creation date: 2020-01-16
Risk impact: High risk impact
Risk likelihood: Low risk likelihood
Manifest version: 2
  • <all_urls>
  • tabs
  • storage
  • webRequest
  • webRequestBlocking
Size: 105.64K
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Night Shift automatically shifts the colors of your browser content to the warmer end of the color spectrum after dark ⚡ You need to refresh all the tabs, which were opened BEFORE the Night Shift was installed. You can also restart the Edge to refresh all the tabs at once. Otherwise, Night Shift will work only with the newly opened tabs.

⚡In accordance with the Edge Browser policies, Night Shift is restricted to work on the Microsoft Store and Home Page. Please open any other website (for example, after installing this extension and check the extension in action.

This tiny app changes the color temperature of the Edge tabs (entire content) towards the yellowish part of the color spectrum, that reduces some of the blue light from the screen, thus, an eye strain during night-time use, helping to reduce the disruption of sleep patterns. This helps to have a better overall night's sleep.

You can manually choose the shift from color presets, to pick up the most comfortable and calm atmosphere for your eyes during the night sessions or through the all day long.

Night Shift provides itself on a scheduled basis, you can choose from 3 options:

  1. Sunset to Sunrise (Edge colors will be shaded every day automatically on Sunset).
  2. Off (manually enable the Night Shift to shade the screen)
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User reviews
User reviews summary
These summaries are automatically generated weekly using AI based on recent user reviews. Edge Add-on Store does not verify user reviews, so some user reviews may be inaccurate, spammy, or outdated.
  • Ease of use
  • Reduces eye strain and makes the screen comfortable for eyes
  • Variety of color options to suit user preference
  • Simple and lightweight
  • No effect for some users
  • Possible performance issues with occasional hanging and slow response times
  • Does not work with PDF reading
Most mentioned
  • Overall positive user experience
  • Effectiveness in reducing eye strain
  • Desire for more customization options, like choosing colors
Recent reviews
good aplication
by Anas, 2020-04-22

by Yee, 2020-04-19

by 浅痕, 2020-04-11
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Risk impact

Night Shift 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 Night Shift if you trust the publisher.

Risk likelihood

Night Shift has earned a fairly good reputation and likely can be trusted.

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