Save Image As PNG chrome extension

Version: 1.0.2
Save Image As PNG
Adds the "Save Image As PNG" option to the context menu of images.
3.87 Based on 250 user rates

What is Save Image As PNG?

Save Image As PNG is a screen capture extension for chrome. also, it is image downloader extension and png extension and webp to png converter extension and image saving as png extension. it's a free extension , it has 200,000+ active users since released its first version, it earns an average rating of 3.87 from 250 rated user, last update is 3611 days ago.

What’s new in version 1.0.2?

                Converts an image to PNG before showing the Save As dialog.

WebP is a new image format developed by Google. These images are small, but their format is not widely recognized yet. By converting the image to PNG, you will be able to use it in image editing programs, and/or upload it to online image hosting sites such as imgur.

The extension has a low footprint: It does not use any memory or CPU unless you use it by clicking on the context menu option.

Update (4 January 2014): If you use Chrome 30 or lower, then you cannot save the image from some web sites (such as the Chrome Web Store). Update to Chrome 31 for an optimal user experience.

Notice (30 June 2014): Chrome 35 on KDE (Linux) has a bug that causes Chrome to crash whenever the Save As dialog is opened by an extension. Downgrade to Chrome 34 or upgrade to Chrome 36 to solve the problem.            

How to install Save Image As PNG?

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

Preview of Save Image As PNG

Technical Features:

  • Latest Version: 1.0.2
  • Requirements: Windows Chrome, Mac Chrome
  • License: Free
  • Latest update: Monday, June 30th, 2014
  • Author: Rob W

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Reviews of save image as png:

Kate Awesome March 22nd, 2023
Kate Awesome

Useful for anyone who got annoyed about having the images saved as WEBP file instead.

Electronic Inspiration March 11th, 2023
Electronic Inspiration

life saver

David T March 3rd, 2023
David T

I've never written a review for a chrome extension before, but felt compelled to say that this one (Save as PNG) works awesome every time for me and I love it! Thanks to the developer! Webp's be GONE!

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