The User-Agent Switcher is a tiny browser extension to easily change the default User Agent string of the browser. It supports Google Chrome, Microsoft Edge and should work fine with other Chromium-based browsers like Opera, Vivaldi, Brave etc. Install this extension from Chrome Store or Microsoft Edge Store.
This extension has few preset User-Agent strings like those of Firefox on Windows 10, Google Chrome on Android, Microsoft Edge, Safari on iPadOS, Google bot etc. Users can add a custom User-Agent string as well.
How To Use?
Once installed successfully, you would notice extension’s icon on the browser toolbar as shown in the above screenshot. Google Chrome users need to pin it on the toolbar first.
Click on this icon to change the User-Agent setting of your browser. The extension pop-up has options to select browser’s User-Agent string, and enter a custom User-Agent string, as shown in the above screenshot.
To add and use a custom User-Agent string, enter your desired string in the input box and click on the save button. Now, select the option “My Custom User-Agent” in the drop-down menu.
To check and verify your User-Agent string setting, visit our tools page which also shows your public IP address, Do-Not-Track setting, Save-Data client hint request header setting and prefer: safe HTTP header settings.
Available User-Agent Strings
The following user-agent strings are available with this extension. Moreover, users can also add one custom user-agent string.
- Firefox on Windows 10
- Chrome on Android 12
- Safari on iOS
- Safari on iPadOS or macOS
- Chrome on Chromebook (ChromeOS)
- Internet Explorer 6
- Amazon Kindle’s Browser
- Google Chrome on iPad
- Chromium on Raspberry Pi 4
- Chrome on Fuchsia OS (Google Nest Hub)
- Googlebot (Classic and Smartphone)
This tiny browser extension is very light-weight and handy. If you have any feedback or suggestion, feel free to leave a comment below or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org. If you find this extension useful, please rate it 5-stars on Chrome Web Store.