LocatorJS

LocatorJS

LocatorJS Chrome Extension - option-click to code (ReactJS)

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What is LocatorJS?

LocatorJS is a user-friendly Chrome extension that empowers developers to access component codes in ReactJS, Preact and SolidJS with a simple option-click or alt-click. Whether you are working in a localhost environment or require a babel plugin, LocatorJS caters to your needs effortlessly. Simply select your IDE and dive straight into your code. This extension is completely open source.

Merlin
Stats
Version: 1.3.1 (Last updated: 2023-11-20)
Creation date: 2022-05-07
Risk impact: Moderate risk impact
Risk likelihood: Moderate risk likelihood
Manifest version: 3
Permissions:
  • storage
Size: 192.51K
Email: Click to see
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Other platforms

Not available on Firefox
Not available on Edge
Merlin
Summary

Click on any component in the browser to open its code in your IDE. Supports React, Preact and SolidJS components.

Select your IDE, and then use option-click or alt-click on any website with supported components.

ReactJS works in most localhost environments out-of-the-box. Preact, SolidJS and some ReactJS stacks require installation of babel plugin, more info on www.locatorjs.com

Extension is completely open-source and available on https://github.com/infi-pc/locatorjs

User reviews
User reviews summary
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Pros
  • Saves time and boosts productivity
  • Useful for frontend development work
  • Allows quick navigation to required places
  • Open source
  • Works well on Mac
Cons
  • Stops working occasionally
  • Doesn't always open Visual Studio Code
  • Issues working with Next.js 13
  • Annoying prompt to open files in Visual Studio Code
  • Problems with Windows compatibility
Most mentioned
  • Highly useful
  • Improves workflow
  • Issues with Visual Studio Code opening
  • Compatibility problems
  • Saves time
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Safety
Risk impact

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

Risk likelihood

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

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