The Google Chrome Extension “SMMRY” provides you with the ability to summarize files, websites, articles, documents, and other internet text. You can also choose the amount of text that is summarized along with the type of information included.

The following image is a screenshot of the homepage.

SMMRY Homepage

The three main features to use SMMRY include selecting what to summarize, the amount of text that is summarized, and the settings to choose what information is used.


Decide on what you would like to summarize.

  1. Upload a file or document.
  2. Copy and paste a URL.


The default summary is seven (7) sentences. Choose how long you want the summary to be.

  1. Change the number in the box above the summary.
  2. See how much it is reduced by in the box below the summary.
  3. Use the following image to find the correct tool.

Correct Tool


Select the information you would like to avoid in the summary.

  1. Click on the “Settings” tab.
  2. Check the box by the information you don’t want.
  3. Use the following image to help you.

SMMRY Settings

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