CRX Extractor/Downloader

CRX Extractor/Downloader

Download CRX Files directly as crx or zip file depending upon your choice

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What is CRX Extractor/Downloader?

CRX Extractor/Downloader is a practical tool enabling users to easily download Chrome extension CRX files as either a crx or zip file directly from the Chrome Extension Store. Further ensuring user privacy, this extension doesn't contain any tracking or ad code. It negates the need to copy-paste URLs to different sites for downloading extensions. An added feature of CRX to ZIP conversion is also available.

Merlin
Stats
Version: 1.5.7 (Last updated: 2023-10-05)
Creation date: 2019-04-26
Risk impact: High risk impact
Risk likelihood: Moderate risk likelihood
Manifest version: 2
Permissions:
  • downloads
  • contextMenus
  • activeTab
  • *://clients2.google.com/service/update2/crx*
  • *://clients2.googleusercontent.com/crx/download/*
  • downloads
Size: 18.17K
Stats date:

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CRX Extractor/Downloader
CRX Extractor/Downloader (v1.5.3)
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Merlin
Summary

Download Chrome extension crx files from google chrome extension store using this extension.

The source code of the extension is available here https://github.com/tonystark93/crx-download

This extension doesn't contain any tracking source code or ad code. you can also check by downloading the extension using this same extension to check whether any tracking or ad code is injected.

You could either download the extension from google chrome extension webstore as zip file or crx file depending upon your needs.

No need to depend or copy paste the Chrome extension url to another website to download as crx or zip file.

CRX to ZIP conversion helps users to convert from crx to zip file formats

User reviews
User reviews summary
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Pros
  • Works perfectly and as described
  • Useful for downloading Chrome extensions as CRX or ZIP
  • Easy to use with one-click functionality
Cons
  • ZIP download option does not work
  • Some users find the extension no longer works or has no download button
  • Users report it does not work on the current 2023 website
Most mentioned
  • User-friendly and works as expected when functional
  • Issues with functionality in 2023/after updates
  • Lack of clear instructions or issues making the extension operational for some users
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Safety
Risk impact

CRX Extractor/Downloader is risky to use as it requires a number of sensitive permissions that can potentially harm your browser and steal your data. Exercise caution when installing this extension. Review carefully before installing. We recommend that you only install CRX Extractor/Downloader if you trust the publisher.

Risk likelihood

CRX Extractor/Downloader is probably trust-worthy. Prefer other publishers if available. Exercise caution when installing this extension.

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