Web Scraper 1.72.5 release - UI updates and more

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We're thrilled to share the latest enhancements in our extension to make your experience even smoother. Check out the new features and improvements in our latest release:


1. Confirmation Popup for Selector Deletion:

Never worry about accidental deletions! Now, a handy confirmation popup will ensure you're intentional when removing a selector.

2. Enhanced Link Selector:

We've supercharged the link selector to allow you to pick elements that may not be HTML links but contain valuable links. Flexibility at its finest!

3. HTML Code Display on Hover:

Get a closer look at your web elements! Hover over an element, and voila, the corresponding HTML code will be displayed, making selection even more precise.


1. Faster Data Extraction:

We've tackled a slowdown issue on some sites caused by Chrome background page throttling. Enjoy quicker and more efficient data extraction!

2. Smooth Sailing Through Page Loads:

Say goodbye to hiccups! Our fix ensures the scraper won't get stuck on a bad page load, providing a seamless scraping experience.


1. UI Code Revamp:

Behind the scenes, we've been hard at work refining our UI code. You may notice some changes already as they lay the foundation for future improvements and a more polished user interface.

Your feedback has been invaluable in shaping these updates. We're committed to delivering a top-notch experience, and these features are just the beginning. Try them out, and let us know what you think!

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