Install ScareMail

Installing ScareMail on your desktop browser is easy. Find your browser below and follow the instructions.

Google Chrome (recommended)

Click the button below to complete the installation of ScareMail on Google Chrome. When it finishes, load or reload Gmail.

Mozilla Firefox

To run in Firefox you need to install ScareMail as a userscript. To enable this, you’ll first need to install a common Firefox addon called Scriptish. (Note that Greasemonkey is not recommended due to its sluggish performance.)

  1. Visit Firefox’ page for Scriptish¬†and then click the large green ‘Add to Firefox’ button. Click ‘Restart Now’ when it asks. Then return to this page.
  2. Now, click on this link to install ScareMail.
  3. Click ‘Install’.
  4. Load or reload Gmail and you’re done.

Apple Safari

Safari is easy. Download a file and run it to install, then load or
reload Gmail.

  1. Click on this link to download the extension.
  2. Find it and double-click it to run it. It will ask to confirm you want to open it, click ‘open’, then click ‘install’.
  3. Load or reload Gmail and you’re done.

Other Browsers

If you have a way to run userscripts on a browser not listed above, you can grab the raw userscript here.

What about Updates, Privacy, Etc?

Please see my FAQ for answers to these questions and more.

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