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Context Highlight Alternatives

Context Highlight is described as 'Firefox extension that allows you to highlight all instances (within a webpage) of a word, several words, or a phrase that you currently have selected. Right click anywhere on the page and choose "Clear Highlighting" to reset the page' and is an app in the web browsers category. There are six alternatives to Context Highlight for a variety of platforms, including Mac, Windows, Linux, Firefox and Waterfox. The best alternative is Trufflepiggy - Quick Search, which is free. Other great apps like Context Highlight are Wired-Marker, FindBar Tweak, Context Search and Scrollbar Search Highlighter.

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  • FreeOpen Source
  • Mac
  • Windows
  • Linux
  • Waterfox
  • Pale Moon
  • Firefox

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  1. Trufflepiggy - Quick Search icon

    Trufflepiggy - Quick Search

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Microsoft Edge
    • Vivaldi Browser
    • Google Chrome
    • Safari
    • Opera
    • Firefox

    The all-in-one search addon: just select and search. Find on multiple websites at once. Search via overlay, context menu or omnibar. Featuring anonymous profiles. Easy setup: select from 1000+ user generated searches. Cross-browser sync.

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  2. Wired-Marker icon

    Wired-Marker

    • Free PersonalProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Waterfox
    • Pale Moon
    • Firefox

    Wired-Marker is a permanent (indelible) highlighter that you use on Web pages. The highlighter, which comes in various colors and styles, is a kind of electronic bookmark that serves as a guide when you revisit a Web page.

    Discontinued

    The extension is not compatible with Firefox 57. It still works on XUL-based Firefox forks like Waterfox icon Waterfox and Pale Moon icon Pale Moon

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  3. FindBar Tweak icon

    FindBar Tweak

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Waterfox
    • Firefox

    Tweak your FindBar the way you like it!.

    Discontinued

    The add-on will not receive any more updates and will stop working by next November with Firefox 57, when XUL-based add-ons will be deprecated in favor of the WebExtensions API. See http://fasezero.com/ The extension still works on XUL-based Firefox forks like Waterfox icon Waterfox

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  4. Context Search icon

    Context Search

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Waterfox
    • Pale Moon
    • Firefox

    Context Search is a Firefox extension that expands the context menu's 'Search for' item into a list of installed search engines, allowing you to choose a specific search engine every time.

    Discontinued

    The extension is currently not working on Firefox 57. It still works on XUL-based Firefox forks like Waterfox icon Waterfox and Pale Moon icon Pale Moon

    Expands the context menu's 'Search for' item into a list of installed search engines, allowing you to choose the engine you want to use for each search.
  5. Scrollbar Search Highlighter icon

    Scrollbar Search Highlighter

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Waterfox
    • Pale Moon
    • Firefox

    An add-on which highlights search terms in the scrollbar(s).

    Discontinued

    The extension is no longer developed since 2014 and it's not compatible with Firefox 57. It still works on XUL-based Firefox forks like Waterfox icon Waterfox and Pale Moon icon Pale Moon

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    SearchWP

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Waterfox
    • Pale Moon
    • Firefox

    Find terms entered in the search box easily with jump-to-word buttons and highlighting. Words typed in the search box are converted into buttons that can be used to find them in the current page.

    Discontinued

    The developer announced that he will not port the extension into WebExtensions: https://github.com/legege/searchwp/issues/113 Last version, 3.0, released in September 2016, still works on XUL-based Firefox forks like Waterfox icon Waterfox and Pale Moon icon Pale Moon

    SearchWP on OSX (highlighting on)
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