Here is a free software to check add on plugins/extensions in browser, BrowserAddOnsView. This free software will instantly display all the installed plugins on your browser. It can be used in chrome, internet explorer and firefox. BrowserAddOnsView will display all the information as per the creation time, item id, version, name, description of item/plugin etc. If there are multiple profiles available, BrowserAddOnsView will scan every profile of each browser and will give you detailed information about the list of extensions/plugins installed in each browser.
How to use free software to check add on plugins/extensions in browser, Browseraddonsview:-
To use BrowserAddOnsView, you need to download the software from here. You can choose to download from either 32 bit or 64 bit as per your windows system compatibility. Once the software is downloaded, you will see the following screen.
Click on the browseraddonsview.exe file as highlighted in the following screenshot. This will allow this free plugin checking software to scan all the files/extensions in the browsers installed on your PC.
After this step, you will see a screen where you will see the different plugins/extensions installed on your PC/Laptop in different browser as shown in the below screen
In the above screen, you can see that this plugin checker has listed all the extensions been used by me in firefox and chrome browser. So now you can manually remove the plugin/extension you do not want in your browser using BrowserAddOnsView.
BrowserAddOnsView will also show you the description of each plugin so you can easily understand the use of every installed plugin in your browser as shown below
It will also show you the location of the add on plugin/extension as shown
Features of free software to check add on plugins/extensions in browser, Browseraddonsview:-
- It allows you to export the list of add on plugin in HTML, txt format
- Option to scan multiple browser files from a single window
- Check add on plugin from default location in advanced settings
If you are looking for a free software which can check all the installed plugins installed on your browsers from a single window, then BrowserAddOnsView is for you. To download BrowserAddOnsView click here.