URL Rewriter

URL Rewriter

Rewrite URLs using custom rules.

URL Rewriter
What is URL Rewriter?
URL Rewriter is a Chrome extension that enables you to rewrite URLs by defining custom rules. With URL Rewriter, you can easily configure rewrite rules using regular expressions and capture groups, allowing you to redirect or modify URLs in the desired format.
Stats
Users: 90
Rating: 1.00 (1)
Version: 2.1 (Last updated: 2022-12-30)
Creation date: 2022-04-19
Risk impact: Moderate risk impact
Risk likelihood: Moderate risk likelihood
Manifest version: 3
Permissions:
  • storage
  • activeTab
Host permissions:
  • *://*/*
Size: 11.57K
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Summary

Rewrite omnibox strings into desired URLs.

Configure the rewrite rules you'd like in the extention options. Rules are of the form:

regex_with_capturing_groups --> some_url_with_%s1_and_%s2

Where %s1 and %s2 are the first and second capture groups, respectively.

For example, the following rules may be useful:

Fallback: grab first URL and use it

.(https?://[^\s]+). --> %s1 .(www.[^\s]+). --> %s1 .(www\d+.[^\s]+). --> %s1 (.*) --> https://www.google.com/search?q=%s1

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User reviews
Unable to make it work
by Tony Bayart Tony Bayart, 2023-09-20
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Safety
Risk impact

URL Rewriter may not be safe to use and it requires some risky permissions. Exercise caution when installing this extension. Review carefully before installing.

Risk likelihood

URL Rewriter is probably trust-worthy. Prefer other publishers if available. Exercise caution when installing this extension.

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