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Hover Free Alternatives

Hover Free is described as 'Fork of Hover Zoom ' and is an app in the web browsers category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Hover Free for a variety of platforms, including Mac, Windows, Linux, Google Chrome and Firefox. The best alternative is Imagus, which is free. Other great apps like Hover Free are Hover Zoom, ezLinkPreview, Thumbnail Zoom Plus and Image Preview (Chrome extension).

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  • FreeOpen Source
  • Mac
  • Windows
  • Linux
  • Google Chrome

Fork of Hover Zoom .

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  1. Imagus icon

    Imagus

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Google Chrome
    • Safari
    • Maxthon
    • Opera
    • Firefox

    The extension is intended to complement image features that (I think) is missing from Opera by default or give features that are just simply useful.

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  2. Hover Zoom icon

    Hover Zoom

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Chrome OS
    • Google Chrome

    Browse images galleries with ease: move the mouse cursor over thumbnails to view images in their full size without loading a new page. Pictures are automatically resized if they don't fit the window.

    Warning

    As written at http://www.reddit.com/r/technology/comments/1t4ubn/hoverzoom_for_chrome_is_infected_with_malware/ , it seems to contain malware. Be careful!

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  3. ezLinkPreview icon

    ezLinkPreview

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Google Chrome

    Browse more efficiently: Preview links and images without leaving your current tab. Mouseover any link and click the 'ez' icon (or press ALT and mouseover link) to show the linked page in a separate preview overlay or split screen.

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  4. Thumbnail Zoom Plus icon

    Thumbnail Zoom Plus

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

    The free Thumbnail Zoom Plus add-on for Firefox shows the full image when you hover over a thumbnail or image link.

    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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  5. Image Preview (Chrome extension) icon

    Image Preview (Chrome extension)

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Google Chrome

    Finds links to images and youtube videos in the web page you're on and replaces the link with a lightbox popup.

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  6. ImagePreviewer icon

    ImagePreviewer

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Opera

    Opis

    This extension shows a popup with an image preview when hovering over link that points to an image file or a page with an image.

    This extension uses LinkFilterAPI on LinkRedirector. If you use this, you MUST install LinkRedirector.

    = Usage

    Move the cursor and hover over.

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  7. Thumbnail Zoom icon

    Thumbnail Zoom

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Firefox

    Shows a full size image when you hover over thumbnails on popular websites like Facebook, Twitter or Amazon.

    Discontinued

    Not compatible with Firefox Quantum. URL also unavailable.

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  8. Image Preview (Firefox addon) icon

    Image Preview (Firefox addon)

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

    Preview image when mouse over image link.

    Discontinued

    The extension is not compatible with Firefox 57. Last version, 0.0.11.1, released in January 2015, still works on XUL-based Firefox forks like Waterfox icon Waterfox and Pale Moon icon Pale Moon

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  9. ImageZoomer icon

    ImageZoomer

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Google Chrome

    Zoom images inline on the current page by holding the right mouse button and scrolling the mouse wheel.

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  10. iFrame - Link Viewer icon

    iFrame - Link Viewer

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Opera

    Preview any link in a pop-up frame without leaving current page, eliminating the need to go back to navigate to other links. Very useful for exploring Google search results, Craigslist, news feeds. Also, search any text without leaving current page.

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