Extensions (or add-ons) are programs embedded in Yandex.Browser that allow you to expand your browser's functionality (in order to, for example, get rid of annoying ads). There are many extensions available, and some of them could be considered malware. Yandex has analyzed the available extensions and studied user preferences in order to select the safest, most popular, and most useful extensions for Yandex.Browser.
To go to the extensions page, click → Extensions.
To install a browser extension that is listed on the page that opens, flip the switch to On next to the name of the extension.
In addition to extensions selected by Yandex.Browser, you can also install extensions from the Opera catalog. All extensions from this catalog are compatible with Yandex.Browser.
To get to your extension settings:
For some extensions, an icon appears to the right of the SmartBox after turning the extension on. By clicking the icon, you can access the extension's features:
To reactivate an extension icon that you deactivated:
You can set keyboard shortcuts to quickly activate an extension or perform various actions with it.