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You install for the first time the Turn Off the Lights browser extension, then it shows you only one time the welcome page. But if you see that same web page back if you open your browser again. So are you wondering how to stop showing the welcome page again? It is possible that your settings are damaged or you did remove the “Local store” files (removed by CC-cleaner, Cocktail, or another program) on your computer. Turn Off the Lights browser extension save the settings in the local store information files just like all the other extensions.
What is a welcome page?
A welcome page, often referred to as a homepage or landing page, is the initial web page that visitors encounter when they access a website. It serves as the entry point to the website and is typically designed to provide users with an introduction to the site’s content, navigation options, and purpose.
Here for the Turn Off the Lights browse extension you will be greeted with a hello video, and then a few video tutorials on how to enable a certain feature in your just-installed browser extension. Such as how to enable the Night Mode feature to get all my favorite websites in my owner dark mode theme. Or how to enable the mouse volume scroll, so I can control the audio level instantly with a scroll on my mouse wheel.
Tips to stop showing the welcome page
For Safari Mac do not remove the files inside this folder:
For Safari Windows do not remove the files inside this folder:
For Google Chrome users you install possible an extension or extern software that removes our settings files each time you open or run that cleaner program. In addition, you can find out what extension creates this problem, that by disabling the extension you are using one by one on this page:
Also, check that you don’t remove the local storage on this folder:
C:\Users\YOURNAME\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Local Extension Settings
For the Opera web browser, you can find it in this location:
FAQ about stop showing the welcome page
How can I stop showing the welcome page?
Please check when you close your web browser that you do not remove the local storage of your web browser. Also not remove the user profile of your web browser. Because in that folder it contains the settings of the Turn Off the Lights browser extension that you already saw on this new welcome page. And if you remove it, then the Turn Off the Lights browser extension will think you are a new user.
Can I sync my settings to my other computers?
Yes, when you are using the sync feature of the web browser. Such as the Chrome Sync, then all the settings of the Turn Off the Lights Chrome extension will be saved in your Google account. The next time you log into your Google Chrome web browser, it will sync the settings. No welcome page will be visible at the startup of the Chrome web browser.
Can I sync my settings with other companies’ web browsers?
No, the Turn Off the Lights extension installed on that web browser A will not sync with the other web browser B.
Will you stop showing the welcome page for each update?
You will see the welcome page only 1 time if you see it many times. Your user profile may be damaged. So try to create a new user profile with solve and stop showing the welcome page.
Did you find technical, factual or grammatical errors on the Turn Off the Lights website?
You can report a technical problem using the Turn Off the Lights online technical error feedback form.