Export and import of Chrome browser extensions

Time:2022-6-11

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1. installation path of extension program

Locate the folder where the plug-in is located. Default location is not

C: \users\ your user name \appdata\local\google\chrome\user data\default\extensions

You can also find the chrome installation location first, and then click “user data” – “default” – “extensions” to enter.

2. view the installed extensions of the browser

Export and import of Chrome browser extensions

After entering the management page of the extension program, you can see the ID of the plug-in. Then, according to the plug-in ID, view the corresponding folder in the installation path of the extension program. The folder name and the plug-in ID are corresponding. You can also search inside the computer.
Export and import of Chrome browser extensions
Export and import of Chrome browser extensions

3. find the folder corresponding to the extension program to be packaged.

Export and import of Chrome browser extensions

4. enter the management page of the chrome extender again.

Enter in browser chrome://extensions/ 。 Click package extension.
Export and import of Chrome browser extensions
The following pop-up box appears
Export and import of Chrome browser extensions
Select the version folder you just saw and click package extension
Export and import of Chrome browser extensions
At this point, see the following. Then open the path corresponding to the CRX file.
Export and import of Chrome browser extensions
Export and import of Chrome browser extensions
At this point, the extension has been exported.

Import installation

Method 1: you can drag and drop the CRX file directly to the extension program page of the target browser (you need to open the developer mode in the upper right corner of the page.) However, this method will show that the extension program is damaged and cannot be used any more.
Mode 2:

1. change the suffix of CRX file to RAR. Then unzip.

2. in the extension program interface of the target browser, select to load the extracted extension program. Select the extracted folder.

Export and import of Chrome browser extensions