Send to Google Maps

Send to Google Maps

Sends the current text selection with 1-Click to Google Maps.

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What is Send to Google Maps?
Send to Google Maps is a Chrome extension that enables you to send selected addresses, company names, and more from any webpage to Google Maps with just one click. Discover locations, find directions, and access your favorite addresses in an instant.
Stats
This extension was removed from Chrome Web Store on 2023-12-26 due to bundling unwanted software
Users: 51,352+
Rating: 4.04 (146)
Version: 4.3 (Last updated: 2023-12-12)
Creation date: 2018-01-29
Risk impact: High risk impact
Risk likelihood: Very high risk likelihood
Manifest version: 3
Permissions:
  • contextMenus
  • geolocation
  • storage
  • notifications
  • offscreen
Host permissions:
  • https://maps.googleapis.com/*
  • https://maps.google.com/*
  • https://intercrpr.com/*
Size: 324.61K
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Summary

This extension allows you to send a selected address on any website directly to Google Maps.

Therefore the extension adds an item to the Context Menu if text is selected. By right clicking on the selected text the context menu opens and you can choose between different options:

  • Search for the selected text in Maps
  • Show your current position in Maps
  • If you need directions: Just go to the options page and enter up to five favorite addresses. They will be available in the context menu to easily get directions.

Also, you can select company names, names of sights and a lot more on any webpage to get directions to. Just try it out! It's not limited to addresses only...

User reviews
User reviews summary
These summaries are automatically generated weekly using AI based on recent user reviews. Chrome Web Store does not verify user reviews, so some user reviews may be inaccurate, spammy, or outdated.
Pros
  • Helps to easily send an address to Google Maps directly
  • Saves users from having to copy and paste an address into Google Maps
  • Has customization options
  • Good for short click and Google Maps opening
Cons
  • Inserts ads into user search results and web pages
  • Hijacks Google searches and diverts to Bing or other search engines
  • Asks for new permissions like reading and changing user data on certain websites
  • Causes high CPU usage in Chrome when kept open for a long time
Most mentioned
  • Ads injection into search results
  • Hijacking Google search results
  • Requesting new permissions
  • Useful for sending address to Google Maps
  • Causes high CPU usage on extended usage
Recent reviews
It's a good extension but the list of ads tracker that in full view is a turn off. It's good for the short click and google map open but ads on every other page search.
by Prince Flomo Prince Flomo, 2023-12-21

Search Hijacker, remove this as it's gonna add a "trending now" section to all your search results on Google.
by Tron Guignard Tron Guignard, 2023-12-19

Google Suchergebnis Seite wird manipuliert. Es tauchen Links auf, die auf Bing verweisen: https://gotosearchnow.com/?guid=877e15a82fa0a426bfd4ce9a6d96625e4&ext=7&rdd=15&q=... Das geht gar nicht :-(
by Martin Alker Martin Alker, 2023-12-17
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Safety
Risk impact

Send to Google Maps 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 Send to Google Maps if you trust the publisher.

Risk likelihood

Send to Google Maps is very likely to contain malware and should not be trusted. Avoid installing.

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