How to add the View Image button back to your browser (Chrome and Firefox)

As you may know, Google has removed the View Image button from the Image Search, but the users can still view photos by right-clicking them and choosing the open image in new tab option.

I have noticed this change a few days ago, but I have initially thought that my browser behaves that way on Ubuntu.

Despite this, the community has found a quick fix for restoring the button back.

Use Startpage (Google-based search engine) to search images:

The easiest way to view images just like before is to use Startpage as your default search page.

Install the View Image extensions for Chrome and Firefox:

If you are using Chrome or Firefox, you can restore the View Image button by installing a browser extension, for free.

Download View Image extension for Firefox

Download View Image extension for Chrome (it does not work on Opera, did not test it on Vivaldi)

I have decided to use Startpage for photo viewing and downloading, due to the fact that my Palemoon does not support the extension.

How to add the View Image button back to your browser (Chrome and Firefox)

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