Browser Tamer Help

Portable Mode

Browser Tamer fully supports "portable mode". However, you have to manually enable it as it is uncommon.

Before you start

Make sure that:

  • You have downloaded .zip from GitHub Releases.

  • You have extracted bt.exe into a dedicate folder on removable media.

Making it portable

Browser Tamer will check if .portable file exists in the same folder as bt.exe is located. And if it does,

Portable mode

  1. config.ini will be placed alongside `bt.exe`.

  2. Rule Hit Log will be placed alongside `bt.exe` if turned on.

Creating portable marker

You can create .portable file either manually in any editor, or using the following PowerShell snippet:

New-Item .portable -Type File
Last modified: 05 February 2024