Modify Content-Type chrome extension

Version: 0.2
Modify Content-Type
Change the response content type to force documents to open in or outside the browser window or in a special view mode (PDF, XML...)
4.25 Based on 32 user rates

What is Modify Content-Type?

Modify Content-Type is a documentation extension for chrome. also, it is content editor extension. it's a free extension , it has 10,000+ active users since released its first version, it earns an average rating of 4.25 from 32 rated user, last update is 3873 days ago.

What’s new in version 0.2?

                This extension is in beta state, please send feedback on your experiences and wishes!

'Modify Content-Type' allows manipulation of the Content-Type and Content-Disposition HTTP header fields of incoming documents. This may be helpful if you like to force the browser to either show a document inside the browser window or to offer it as a download. It also can be used to override unknown mime types sent by misconfigured servers. Just replace them by f.e. 'application/pdf' or 'application/xml' and Chrome will know how to show the document.

- 'Access your data on all websites': required to get access to the http headers of requested documents.

- 0.2
-- added support for multiple rules per URL            

How to install Modify Content-Type?

You could download the latest version crx file or older version files and install it.

Preview of Modify Content-Type

Technical Features:

  • Latest Version: 0.2
  • Requirements: Windows Chrome, Mac Chrome
  • License: Free
  • Latest update: Friday, November 15th, 2013
  • Author: Daniel Calliess

Modify Content-Type Available languages:

English (United States).


Reviews of modify content-type:

Mark Good September 16th, 2021
Mark Good

I couldn't not get it to match on any filter expression. Tested my regex and it was valid. It just refused to change the content type. ?‍♂️

Syamsuwar Andi Matto April 3rd, 2021
Syamsuwar Andi Matto

Very useful Kudos!

Wiley Sanders October 6th, 2020
Wiley Sanders

For experts only, minimal documentation. Would be more useful if it had a feature to snoop headers and inform you of a download's mime type.

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