Extreme paywall bypasser

Extreme paywall bypasser

Bypass paywalls of news sites

What is Extreme paywall bypasser?
'Extreme Paywall Bypasser' is an Edge add-on designed to let users access articles from news sites implementing paywalls. It helps users who may not afford or desire multiple subscriptions to still access the information they need. Nonetheless, it promotes supporting newspapers.
Stats
Version: 1.5 (Last updated: 2021-03-26)
Creation date: 2021-03-26
Risk impact: High risk impact
Risk likelihood: Low risk likelihood
Manifest version: 2
Permissions:
  • cookies
  • storage
  • webRequest
  • webRequestBlocking
  • <all_urls>
Size: 31.14K
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Summary

Extreme paywall bypasser allows you to read articles from websites that implement a paywall.

Not everyone is able to afford multiple subscriptions on many different news sites, especially when they just want to read a single article without being subscribed to a monthly/annual subscription.

Notice: Remember to support newspapers.

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 Edge Add-on Store does not verify user reviews, so some user reviews may be inaccurate, spammy, or outdated.
Pros
  • Bypasses paywalls on many websites
  • Works well for most paywalled sites
  • Useful for reading articles for school
  • Simple and easy to use
  • Works on news sites that "matter"
Cons
  • Does not work on some specific websites
  • No documentation provided
  • May not work on all paywalled sites
  • Appears to not work for some users
Most mentioned
  • Does not work for some specific websites
  • Works well for most paywalled sites
  • Simple and easy to use
  • Useful for reading articles for school
  • Does not work on some specific websites
  • Bypasses paywalls on many websites
Recent reviews
基本可用。最近发现该软件可能会影响quora的登录
by LinCanhui, 2024-05-14

Funciona perfeitamente!
by Francisco, 2024-05-13

I support newspapers (like nytimes). But this tool no longer works for seekingalpha.com. If you cannot fix, then thanks for allowing me to see those articles in the past.
by Michael, 2024-04-23
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Safety
Risk impact

Extreme paywall bypasser 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 Extreme paywall bypasser if you trust the publisher.

Risk likelihood

Extreme paywall bypasser has earned a fairly good reputation and likely can be trusted.

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