Extension Source Explorer

By: Off JustOff


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About this add-on

Extension Source Explorer is designed to explore source code of extensions for various applications (Chrome, Firefox, Opera, Pale Moon, SeaMonkey, Thunderbird, etc.) using CRX Viewer engine by Rob Wu.

Use the "Explore" button in the address bar that is available on the pages in the extensions galleries or the "Explore" item in the context menu that is linked to the extension file to open it in the source viewer. Hold the Ctrl key while pressing the button or selecting the menu item to download the extension and save it to disk. Hold the Ctrl key while opening the context menu to process a link to a file that is not detected as an extension automatically.

Supported extension galleries are: Chrome Web Store, Mozilla Add-ons (AMO), Opera add-ons (support for Pale Moon Add-ons Site was disabled by the request from the project leader).

CRX Viewer engine provides the following features:

Extension Source Explorer is implemented as a classic XUL add-on to bring CRX Viewer to users of browsers that do not support WebExtensions.

See also other add-ons made by JustOff.


Mozilla Public License 2.0

Version 1.1.4
Released: September 28, 2018