extension ExtPose

Drag to download

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Description from extension meta

👇🏾 Drag links from the browser to the desktop to download.

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Description from store This extension allows you to drag links from the browser unto your desktop or into a folder on your desktop to download. 📖 HOW TO USE 👉🏾 Install and setup - Install the extension. - Visit each domain you want to enable the extension on, click the extension icon in the browser toolbar, then click "Enable Drag to download on this domain". - The browser will prompt you to give the extension permission to access the domain and reload the page. After you accept and reload, you will be able to drag and drop links to download. 👉🏾 Remove from a domain To remove the extension from a domain, visit the domain, click the extension icon, and then un-check "Enable Drag to download on this domain". 💻 OPEN SOURCE This extension is open source, and you can report issues and help make it better at: https://github.com/JosephusPaye/drag-to-download

Latest reviews

  • (2021-03-24) Walter Schwarz: It used to work and was very useful. But now I always get "Failed - Blocked" when trying to drag a file link to my desktop.
  • (2020-07-13) Reeshabh Ranjan: Works as advertised! However, it doesn't work for VSCode windows. Anyway, even working with explorer has made my work a lot easier.

Latest issues

  • (2021-03-24, v:0.1) Walter Schwarz: Getting "Failed - Blocked" message
    Hello, This extension used to work fine. But recently I always get a "Failed - Blocked" message when I drag a file link to the desktop. Tested on several different PCs. It looks like Chrome changed something in the most recent update. Can this be fixed? The extension was very useful.


404 history
4.0 (2 votes)
Last update / version
2020-01-23 / 0.1
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