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Extensions or programs that work with Google's Chrome web browser.

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Chromium-based browser for Android with add-on-support

The up-to-date Chrome browser on my Android 4.x tablet does not support addons. ( Which appears to be on purpose to protect ad-revenue and business models if I am not mistaken. For that reason for ...
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Adding DOIs in Google Scholar results

I am looking for a Google Chrome extension that can add DOI for each document in the results lists in Google Scholar (except for documents that don't have a DOI). Any license and price is fine.
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Extension to delay loading of link in new background tab

I want to change the behavior "New Tabs" are opened in google chrome. What I want is whenever I open new tab in chrome the newly opened tab does not start loading itself until I switch to that tab. ...
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Oneliner style addon for chrome

I'm a massive fan of Oneliner - its an addon for firefox that compacts all the controls into one line. I use it with a few tweaks (with the current Australis theme - there's no firefox button so I've ...
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Chrome extension to show page size in the title bar

I'd like to get familiar with how large 'average' webpages are, but I don't want to dig for the information. Must: Run on Chrome latest (64-bit) on OS X 10.10 Tell me, at page load, how much data ...
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Hash checker addon for Chrome downloads

Is there a hash checker extension that can check my files after being downloaded? I'm using a hash tab on my windows, but it's a Windows shell extension not a Chrome extension. I also found quite a ...
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Chrome extension to highlight searched keywords in a website

I have to make use of search engines, like Google, Yahoo, etc, to retrieve information from many websites. But when viewing these re-directed websites, it would be tedious to always manually press ...
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Replacement for Autopager in Chrome

I used Autopager for a while. It hasn't been updated in a while (as evident by the third party update here), and the Chrome version hasn't been working much for me at all. I would love that ...
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Add help tips for my coworkers to 3rd-party web apps

We have several old inventory-management websites with tons of pages of poorly-documented user settings. The knowledge of how to use these settings and tools is scattered among several people at my ...
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Is there an open-source Chrome / Firefox extension that tracks Gmail message opens and clicks?

I've seen various Chrome or Firefox extensions that allow tracking Gmail messages so that I can know when a recipient views (or clicks on links within) an email. For example: Yesware getsidekick.com ...
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Spell checking a md file in github while accessing the online md editor

Is there an easy way to spell check markdown files in GitHub while editing them directly online using the Chrome browser? I tried a few Chrome plugins but they don't seem to recognize the markdown ...
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Google plugin for Eclipse

I am looking for an Eclipse plugin that would allow me to launch a Google search in Google Chrome based on the currently selected text in Eclipse, through a shortcut (or otherwise, less preferably, ...
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Syncing Firefox and Google Chrome Browser Bookmarks

I am looking for good solutions for syncing Google Chrome and Firefox Bookmarks. I currently use XMarks, but sometimes it is "stuck". A solution which lets me recover without losing data would be OK....
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Google Chrome extension that can bypass ads in Hulu?

I don't actually think there is one but is there an extension for Google Chrome that can bypass these ads? The reason I want to bypass them is because they are overly long and come back every ten ...
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Program or extension to save Google News archive images?

Ok, kind of a detailed question. I use the google news archive a lot and I printscreen and paste what I want to save and I usually have to merge two or three parts together to get the complete object....
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Opensource alternative to Sessionbox Chrome extension

Is there an opensource alternative to Sessionbox Chrome extension to manage multiple login sessions?
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SSB for Firefox? Like Prism or Epichrome?

Epichrome is a fantastic solution for site-specific browsers (AKA SSBs). Yet, I prefer Firefox to Chrome due to its great extensibility. Also, even though Epichrome is great, it has problems like ...
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Clear Cache on exit Chrome

I'm looking for a plugin/extension/app/whateverchromecallsthemnow for Chrome that will clear the Cache and only the cache when I exit Chrome. So to break it down: Clears cache on exit. Leaves ...
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Is there a Chrome extension that would allow me to re-focus a tab when I click on a link that is still open?

Example scenario: I'm in a Wikipedia-reading frenzy, middle-mouse-clicking many article links and thus opening dozens of tabs while I'm reading. When I switch tabs and click a link that is already ...
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Is there any way to disable the autobuffering and/or automatic loading of YouTube videos whenever I load a page?

I've checked all the YouTube and Chrome settings but there isn't any option available to disable flash player. Also, I've tried an add-on (Chrome) named Flashcontrol but it too is inefficient for this ...
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Chrome: Permissive adblocker, that whitelists pages by default?

A lot of webpages contain overblown advertising, so in general I want to use an adblocker. However, I'd prefer adblockers to allow me blacklisting webpages that overdo it rather than whitelisting ...
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Open Source Chromium/Chrome extension for translating text selections on right-click

I am looking for a Chromium/Chrome extension that offers translation for text-selections in the right-click context menu. It should be Open Source and support at least english-english (dictionary) or ...
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Chrome extension to automate bookmark delete for current site

I am looking for a Chrome Extension that will find and delete all bookmarks that match the current Chrome tab web address. After deletion, it would also be nice to automatically close the current tab....
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Chrome addon to view <title> via double-click

By default, when we hover a mouse over a tab and freeze it for a consecutive ~500 mseconds, Chrome will show the title of the page in a tooltip, e.g.: (Btw, if you have a jittery mouse that is ...
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Chrome extension (desktop) to make make all pages automatically 'reader mode'

Is there a way to made Chrome go into a 'reader' mode like Evernote Clearly. Ideally an extension for Chrome or maybe a user script like Stylish. I'm aware of these extensions and Chrome's 'Distil ...
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Reloading file when modified

I am looking for a Google Chrome extension that can reload a local file when it gets modified. My use case: I sometimes use Google Chrome to view pictures or PDFs. Those files sometimes get modified ...
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Google Chrome Extension that can bypass surveys?

Today I am looking for an extension on Google Chrome that has one goal in mind: To bypass most online annoying surveys and skip to the download Ideally I would prefer an extension that can simply ...
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Chrome extension that will universally add tooltips to emoji

Emoji are a bit of a pain. Sometimes they're hard to read, sometimes there's no context. I'd like to be able to hover over am emoji and have a tooltip - either of the name of the unicode symbol, ...
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Chrome plugin for looking up words in a dictionary when you click on them when browsing

I am reading pages with lots of medical terms, many of which I am unfamiliar with. I would like to have the opportunity to see a definition, or list of definitions, from WordReference, or Merriam ...
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Chrome extension to disable bait-and-switch

I often see many websites, including major news sites, and even the Google search engine itself, that do something I find to be extremely unethical. In these sites, when you hover a link, the bottom ...
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Google Chrome browser notification history

Is there a way/place where to see the notification history of the Google Chrome browser?
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Remember scroll position in Chrome

I've been looking for a way to remember the last scroll position of a page when it's reloaded, eg: When you read some paragraphs of an article, close the tab and visit the page again, you're ...
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Enable Distraction Free Reading Mode in Chrome based on Website Domain

Is there a chrome extension, that enables distraction free reading mode in Google Chrome based on the website domain? I frequently visit some website and would like to enable reading mode without ...
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Google Chrome extension that can maintain a list of blacklisted URLs

I am looking for a Google Chrome extension that can maintain a list of blacklisted URLs so that no new tab pointing to that URL can be created. It should make it easy to add URLs to the blacklist, e.g....
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Chrome extension to show when I last visited a website

I'd like an extension that somehow tells me how many minutes/hours/days it's been since I last visited that website. This will help me in two ways. To stop my loop of checking Reddit, SE, email, ...
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Chrome bookmark duplicate removal extension

I have 3 devices, one tablet, one phone and one desktop computer. I had about 1500 websites bookmarked in my desktop. I went to Google Chrome settings in my laptop and synchronised the bookmarks. ...
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Chrome extension for opening files directly?

I have set Chrome to ask me where I would like to save each download. I don't like all my downloads being saved automatically in my Downloads folder. Now, what I would like is if each time I download ...
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Browser extension to mute a thread on Stack Exchange

I am looking for a browser extension (preferably Chrome) that can mute any activity on a Stack Exchange thread (i.e., prevent the user from receiving notifications triggered by activity on a ...
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A Chrome extension similar to Stylebot with built-in Less/SCSS processing?

I'm looking for a Chrome extension similar to Stylebot, but with built-in Less/SCSS processing? Stylebot can add CSS-styling to web pages. It has an Edit CSS-feature where one can edit plain CSS. ...
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Retroactively download a history of all URLs I have visited in Chrome

I spend a vast amount of time browsing the internet and often have vague memories of things I would like to revisit that I know I have looked at in the past. I have just begun to use Flamory and am ...
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Chrome or firefox extension that will mute/decrease volume at louder parts of a youtube video?

Examples: An advertisement video on youtube that happens to be noticeably louder than the current video you are listening to. Say there is a movie on youtube. There will be quieter, more peaceful ...
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Auto-Pagination for Google Chrome in 2015?

The autopagerize chrome extension doesn't work for me and I can't find any alternative solutions. https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/autopagerize/igiofjhpmpihnifddepnpngfjhkfenbp?hl=en Does ...
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Chrome Extension to save Ctrl+F find in page history

Is there an extension that can save previously searched for keywords from the “find” box so that I can quickly retrieve the history? By “find” I mean ctrl+f (find in a page).
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Software to translate text entered in Chrome browser from English to Russian in real-time

Let's say you want to chat with a Russian who doesn't know English, but you don't want to copy and paste text into a translator for every message. How do you translate the English text as you type, ...
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Chrome extension to bookmark and then close all bookmarked tabs

I'm looking for an addon that does pretty much the same as OneTab but uses the default Chrome bookmark mechanism. (I like the new enhanced Chrome bookmark manager together with its sync functionality.)...
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Google Chrome extension for MediaWiki / WikiMedia notifications

Not so long ago the official WikiMedia wikis introduced a notification feature. You'll see a little box to the right of your username at the top of the page when you're logged in. It will turn red ...
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Chrome extension QR code maker

I sometimes see addresses (UK) and phone numbers (UK) and links when surfing. Is there a chrome extension that can detect what the selection is (nunber/address/link, etc...) and on right click it is ...
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Google Chrome extension to remember filepath of last uploaded file

I am looking for a Google Chrome extension that can remember the filepath of the last uploaded file on a website's form (e.g. that uses input type="file"). Bonus point if it can remember the filepath ...
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Mark text (address etc.) and add to GMail contacts.

Is there a program that lets me mark text in a browser or elsewhere and then turns that data into contact info and preferably directly adds it to GMail or a local address book? I'm running Linux. I ...
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HTML levels in Chrome Developer Tools

In Google Chrome Developer Tools we have an elements tab where we can browse all the elements. However, we don't see the full tree at ones. Therefor I've build a simple tool for that https://github....