This extension integrates Wikipedia searching capabilities into Chrome and Opera. You can type the word 'wiki' into the address bar, press space (or tab), and start typing the article you want to find. Live results are pulled from Wikipedia as you type. The search language is automatically detected, but you can change it manually to any of the 50+ languages that Wikipedia supports.
In addition to the address bar search, this extension also adds a 'Search in Wikipedia' option to the right-click menu when you select text on any page.
Wikipedia is a trademark of the Wikimedia Foundation. Wikipedia Search is in no way affiliated with Wikipedia or the Wikimedia Foundation.
New in Wikipedia Search 9.1:
- Add more languages
- Remove Awesome New Tab Page (ANTP) support, because the project is abandoned
- Remove browserAction toolbar button, to reduce background memory usage
- Remove option to disable HTTPS
- Add Patreon donate link
This program is free software: you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation, either version 3 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.
This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU General Public License for more details.
You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License along with this program. If not, see http://www.gnu.org/licenses/.