You will need to install a user script manager extension to install this script.
This extension does not work well in 2023 (or in other recent years). This update only adds a "Cached" link next to the 3-dot-stack button.
Firefox users: You need Firefox 14 or later. Install the Greasemonkey extension from Mozilla Add-ons BEFORE installing this userscript.
Google Chrome users: Install the Tampermonkey extension from the Chrome store BEFORE installing this userscript.
Other Browsers: Due to the way this script monitors for dynamic changes in Google's Instant Prediction results, it is unlikely to work on other Greasemonkey-like extensions.
This script modifies the "Cached" link on results pages in two ways:
You can modify certain behaviors of the script using the preferences form. To call up the form, use the "monkey icon" in Firefox or the Tampermonkey icon in Chrome:
The preferences form appears along the bottom of the window, and changes take effect immediately on your next click of a cache link:
The third option takes effect after you reload the page:
The difference between phrase highlighting and individual word highlighting is illustrated in the following two screen shots: