Markdown Viewer

Markdown Viewer

Dark Mode • Themes • Autoreload • Mermaid Diagrams • MathJax • ToC • Syntax Highlighting

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What is Markdown Viewer?
Markdown Viewer is a secure and customizable Chrome extension that allows rendering of local and remote Markdown file URLs with multiple parsers, syntax highlighting, themes, autoreload, and support for MathJax, Mermaid diagrams, and GitHub Flavored Markdown.
Users: 200,000+
Version: 5.3 (Last updated: 2024-05-02)
Creation date: 2020-04-03
Risk impact: Very low risk impact
Risk likelihood: Very low risk likelihood
Manifest version: 3
  • storage
  • scripting
Host permissions:
  • file:///*
Size: 2.47M
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Markdown Viewer (v5.3)
3.92 (52) 6,789+
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Markdown Viewer (v5.3)
4.40 (36) 90,863+
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✔ Secure by design ✔ Render local and remote file URLs ✔ Granular access to remote origins ✔ Multiple markdown parsers ✔ Full control over the compiler options ✔ 30+ Themes ✔ Custom theme support ✔ GitHub Flavored Markdown (GFM) ✔ Auto reload on file change ✔ Syntax highlighted code blocks ✔ Table of Contents (ToC) ✔ MathJax formulas ✔ Mermaid diagrams ✔ Convert emoji shortnames ✔ Remember scroll position

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User reviews
User reviews summary
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  • Generates table of contents from headings
  • Good support for markdown
  • Allows easy viewing of local md files
  • Difficulty with opening files directly in some cases
  • Limited support for certain GitHub markdown features
Most mentioned
  • Good support for markdown
  • Generates table of contents from headings
  • Allows easy viewing of local md files
Recent reviews
by Yori Silo Yori Silo, 2024-07-12

by Sagar Sagar, 2024-07-07

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by Lyle Lyle, 2024-07-06
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Risk impact

Markdown Viewer is safe to use. It does not request any sensitive permissions.

Risk likelihood

Markdown Viewer has earned a good reputation and can be trusted.

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