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tired of being unable to right click and save an image? sick of developers using divs with "background-image" instead of an img tag? transparent 1x1 pixel gifs getting in your way?

with the right-click borescope, now everything is possible! links below~

decided to repost because that other thread was unwieldy. also, if you like it, rate it :3

also: yes that first internet archive book didn't have right-click blocked for images, but if you borrow a book on there it will be

@SuricrasiaOnline (works well in most places but weirdly fails on mastodon/firefox for me; "Content Security Policy: The page’s settings blocked the loading of a resource at inline (“style-src”). moz-extension:152:11". Maybe I need to restart.)

@phooky hmm. this could be a bug. basically I have to insert html onto the page with its own css, and that might be tripping the content security policy

@SuricrasiaOnline interesting; despite my severe webdev allergy i might have to take a look at how this thing actually works

Opera? 🙏 I recognize that Chrome whatever-nonsensical-thing-they're-called-this-six-months can be made to work with Opera; I'd also love to see this really nifty, useful thing available without extra steps ❤️

@SuricrasiaOnline In Firefox, you can click on the lock in the address bar, then click on the "Connection Secure" and then "More Information".

This is how I get around these annoying unsavable images, personally.

@cirno Ah, so that's where they've hidden it now :flan_eyeroll:. Show page info used to be directly in the right-click context menu, but hey, who needs that kind of convenience nowadays...


@galaxis I know, that's why I know about it to begin with :D

If I had to go through the modern hoops, I probably would've never seen it. Which is ridiculous, as it's a very useful tool.

@SuricrasiaOnline to be fair to folks who use background-image on a 1x1 transparent image, sometimes it’s necessary to size things correctly. I hate having to do that sometimes and I’m glad this extension exists to work around that unfortunate HTML shortcoming.

@SuricrasiaOnline honestly thats very nice, even pinterest can't stop me now. Don't have to resort to the good ol' inspect element anymore

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