Strips away clutter like buttons, background images, and changes the page's text size, contrast and layout for better readability
Reader View is available to install from Edge Add-on Store and for download from this page. It has 45,776 weekly active users The latest version is 0.7.1, and it was published 7 months ago.
All available versions
You can find the current and older versions of Reader View here. You can download the archived versions or inspect their source codes.
As a free user, you can only download the latest version. Subscribe to the paid version of EdgeStats to access more available versions.
|0.7.1||Sign in to download||756.48K||0||2023-02-24|
|0.7.0||Upgrade subscription to download older files||756.47K||0||2023-02-20|
|0.6.9||Upgrade subscription to download older files||755.51K||0||2023-01-18|
|0.6.8||Upgrade subscription to download older files||744.98K||0||2023-01-12|
|0.6.7||Upgrade subscription to download older files||809.30K||0||2022-11-01|
|0.6.6||Upgrade subscription to download older files||809.15K||0||2022-10-28|
|0.6.3||Upgrade subscription to download older files||761.19K||0||2022-09-16|
|0.5.4||Upgrade subscription to download older files||761.19K||0||2022-03-18|
|0.5.3||Upgrade subscription to download older files||761.19K||2||2022-03-02|
|0.5.1||Upgrade subscription to download older files||681.63K||0||2022-02-11|
How to install Reader View from a CRX file
Option 1: The easy way (for Windows users only)
- Download and run allow-chrome-stats.reg file on your PC. This method will allow you to install Chrome extensions directly from edge-stats.com in one click. You only need to do this once!
- Type in
chrome://restartin the URL bar to restart the browser for the changes to take effect.
- Download and install the Reader View CRX file
Option 2: Advanced method
- Download Reader View CRX file
- NOTE: Sometimes the browser may block downloading / installing CRX file from outside the Edge Add-on Store. If so, you may need to use option 1, or download the ZIP file instead.
- In the URL bar, go to
- Enable Developer mode
- Drag and drop the downloaded Reader View CRX file into the Extensions page
- When prompted, click Add extension to install Reader View.
How to install Reader View from a ZIP file
- Download and unpack the Reader View ZIP file to a directory of your choice.
- In Edge browser, go to
- Enable Developer mode.
- Click on the Load Unpacked button.
- Select the directory of with the unpacked Reader View ZIP file from step 1. Reader View is now installed on your browser.
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