How to get the source code to any Chrome Extension

All a Chrome Extension is a few JavaScript files, an HTML page, and another file called a manifest file that tells Chrome a few settings. You can easily get to the source code of any extension.

1. Go to Tools > Extensions

2. Look for your extension’s ID. Note this down. You’ll need it later.

3. Open up Finder, then go to Go > Go to Folder …

4. Type Library and click Go.
It’s a hidden directory on the lastest version of OS X.

5. Navigate to Application Support > Google > Chrome > Default > Extensions

6. Look for a folder with the same extension ID, go there and now you have the source code for the extension!


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  1. How i can get it as separate extension please help

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