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Dark Reader is available to install from Chrome Web Store and for download from this page. It has 5,514,917 weekly active users The latest version is 4.9.73, and it was published 4 days ago.
All available versions
You can find the current and older versions of Dark Reader here. You can download the archived versions or inspect their source codes.
As a free user, you can only download the latest version.
How to install Dark Reader from a CRX file
Option 1: The easy way (for Windows users only)
- Download and run chrome-stats.exe file on your PC. This method will allow you to install Chrome extensions directly from chrome-stats.com in one click. You only need to do this once!
- Type in
chrome://restartin the URL bar to restart the browser for the changes to take effect.
- Download and install the Dark Reader CRX file
Option 2: Advanced method
- Download Dark Reader CRX file
- NOTE: Sometimes the browser may block downloading / installing CRX file from outside the Chrome Web Store. If so, you may need to use option 1, or download the ZIP file instead.
- In the URL bar, go to
- Enable Developer mode
- Drag and drop the downloaded Dark Reader CRX file into the Extensions page
- When prompted, click Add extension to install Dark Reader.
How to install Dark Reader from a ZIP file
- Download and unpack the Dark Reader ZIP file to a directory of your choice.
- In Chrome browser, go to
- Enable Developer mode.
- Click on the Load Unpacked button.
- Select the directory of with the unpacked Dark Reader ZIP file from step 1. Dark Reader is now installed on your browser.
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