View Source With allows Chrome users to open (and in some cases edit) page source with external applications. It is tested on Chrome 6.0.427.0 and Windows XP. If you like the standard edition, you might also like to try the experimental edition that adds a context menu.

Installation

Using View Source With

Configuring Editors

Editor Path Filters

Parameters

Here are the different filters you can use for the parameters section.

Here is an example of how to configure windows explorer to open the parent directory containing a local document.

Exporting Data

You can export the data for transferring between computers or chrome installations.

Uninstallation

Example Summary

Here are some examples you can copy/paste from:

notepad.exe
Notepad
%f
Open with notepad
C:\Program Files\Windows NT\Accessories\wordpad.exe
Wordpad
%f
Open with wordpad
explorer.exe
Explorer
%dir
Open directory in explorer
%chrome
Visit Original Url
%originalUrl
Opens the original Url for a saved document
%chrome
google
http://www.google.com.au
google