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Context Search Alternatives

Context Search is described as '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' and is an app in the web browsers category. There are six alternatives to Context Search for a variety of platforms, including Mac, Windows, Linux, Firefox and Google Chrome. The best alternative is Trufflepiggy - Quick Search, which is free. Other great apps like Context Search are Selection Search, Swift Selection Search, Big Search and Trufflepiggy - Context Search.

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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. Selection Search icon

    Selection Search

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Google Chrome

    Search extension for the chrome web browser. Contribute to Pitmairen/selection-search development by creating an account on GitHub.

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  3. Swift Selection Search icon

    Swift Selection Search

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Firefox

    Swift Selection Search (SSS) is an add-on for quickly searching for selected text in a page using your favorite search engines.

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  4. Big Search icon

    Big Search

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Online
    • Microsoft Edge
    • Vivaldi Browser
    • Google Chrome
    • Opera
    • Brave
    • Chromium
    • Firefox

    Collect search engines or websites then use / switch them on one UI (any website that supports GET/POST request. Even works with those don't support GET/POST). User cutomizable, with special technical features.

    Browser Addon
  5. Trufflepiggy - Context Search icon

    Trufflepiggy - Context Search

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

    The context menu search for all of us: quick, easy & customizable. Best in class group-search: find on multiple sites at once! Supports favicons (Firefox), omnibox & cross browser sync. Select from 1000+ user generated searches or add your own.

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  6. Context Highlight icon

    Context Highlight

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

    Context Highlight is a 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.

    Discontinued

    The extension seems to be no longer developed and it isn't compatible with Firefox 57 and later. The extension still works on XUL-based Firefox forks like Waterfox icon Waterfox and Pale Moon icon Pale Moon

    Simply select the text you want, right click and choose "Highlight Word".
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