Indicate anchors in a web page
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Anchors reveal

“Anchors reveal” is a Firefox addon to show anchors in a web page. Its main use is to help a lazy blog redactor for rapidly linking to a relevant chapter in a long web page.

To install latest stable and validated version, go directly to its Mozilla addon page

Author : Xavier "dascritch" Mouton-Dubosc Portage to WebExtension and some bug corrections : Makyen

Icon taken from the default KDE theme Oxygen by the Oxygen Team

Version : 0.9

Reference links

Known bugs

Howte dev

To test your code, go in about:debugging and choose the project's manifest.json

Howto build

Since 0.8, you must go thru WebExtension service. How to install is described [](Your first extension)

Building the zip file is done via the script.



  • Original logo in SVG


Copyright (C) 2014 Xavier "dascritch" Mouton-Dubosc

This software is licenced under the GNU General Purpose Licence. Use it and deploy it as you want : i've done too much closed source before.

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


  • August 2017 : 0.8, now ported in WebExtension, thanks to Makyen ans everyone in the community
  • October 2016 : 0.7, will now accept old a[name] scheeme. Thanks Aeris for his patch. Hey ? Did I know you ?
  • August 2014 : 0.6, switching from addon sdk cfx to JetPack jpm . Thanks Erik Vold for transition help
  • August 2014 : 0.5, also reveal inline lements and wikipedia.
  • August 2014 : 0.4, hiding labels on top left of page
  • July 2014 : 0.3, removing direct html insertions for real DOM manips
  • July 2014 : 0.2, sanitizing, filtering and removing layout on resize
  • June 2014 : 0.1, first release. Standalone JS and Firefox Addon

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