Alfred-chromium-workflow License

Alfred workflow for Chromium browsers

Why?

This workflow originated from alfred-chrome-workflow.

The previous workflow has several installation issues like this.

In addition to resolving installation issues, this workflow provides several following benefits over the previous one.

  • Support favicon images in almost all features
  • Support switching browsers, profiles with ease
  • Support more Chromium based browsers
  • Lightning-fast
  • Provide localized subtitle

🌈 Features

  • 📄 Search visit histories
  • 🔖 Search bookmark, bookmark folders
  • 📜 Search search histories
  • 🔎 Search download logs
  • 📒 Search and copy your autofill data
  • 📎 Search your opened tabs and focus, close them

📌 Prerequisite

The prerequisites below are required to use that package.

🎯 Supported Browsers

Currently supported browsers are as follows.

  • Chrome
  • Chrome Beta
  • Chrome Canary
  • Chromium
  • Edge
  • Edge Canary
  • Brave
  • Naver Whale
  • Epic
  • Vivaldi
  • Opera

This workflow assumes your browser is Chrome at default.

You can switch the browser with ch browser.

🔨 How to install

Download and double click the .alfredworkflow file on the Release page.

Note that if your browser is not the default browser (Chrome), you need to switch your browser through ch browser first.

📗 Usage

chb

Retrieve bookmarks.

chf

Retrieve bookmark folders.

chh

Retrieve visit histories.

Append word starting with # to retrieve only the logs in that domain.

Example:

chh #github [foo bar]

chd

Retrieve download histories.

chdc

Retrieve download histories but only show existing files.

chs

Retrieve your search histories.

Append word starting with # to retrieve only the logs in that domain.

Example:

chs #github [foo bar]

cha

Retrieve autofill data.

Press enter with option key to paste the value directly.

chid

Retrieve login data (like email).

Press enter with option key to paste the value directly.

cho

Open new window through selected profile.

If you change your profile through ch profile, other commands try to work with the previously opened window.

This command would be useful in such a case.

Open new window with changed profile before the command.

cht

Search opened tabs and focus, close them.

Tabs are sorted by their domain.

ch browser

Switch browsers with ease.

This command also let you change the browser profile after changing the browser.

ch profile

Switch profiles with ease.

Tip: You can check what is your Browser’s profile’s name in chrome://version.

ch helper

Provides several useful helper features.

  • Update workflow if a new version is available
  • Cache favicon manually
  • Open Github issues
  • Open Alfred forum link
  • Open READMD.md

🔖 Options

Configure below options through Workflow Environment Variables.

Profile

Browser’s profile name.

You don’t need to change this value manually.

Instead, you can change this value through ch profile with ease.

CustomizedProfiles

List up your custom profile names if there are.

This could be useful when you have profiles in customized locations.

You can switch your profile through ch profile with Profile {number}, Default and these values.

Each profile name should be splited with comma (,).

Locale

This is used to provide localized subtitles.

Refer to the following page for seeing supported locales.

https://github.com/klauspost/lctime/tree/master/internal/locales

Browser

Browser name.

You don’t need to change this value manually.

Instead, you can change this value through ch browser with ease.

ResultCountLimit

Max number of items to show in Alfred.

But the maximum count limit is limited to 200 regardless of its value to prevent truncating json string.

🌟 Contribution

Contributions of any kind are welcome.

Add supporting new browser

This workflow needs help to support as many browsers as possible.

To add new browser, please follow below guideline.

  1. Check the browser is based on Chromium.
  2. Add new path to GetProfileRootPath in src/utils.go.
  3. Add the browser’s proper Application Name to getApplicationName in src/tabManager.go. You can check this value through Applescript Editor’s Dictionary.
  4. Add proper Open URL block of info.plist using Alfred.
  5. Add new browser’s item SelectBrowser in src/config.go.
  6. Add the browser name to READMD.md.
  7. Add the browser’s icon to assets/browser-icons.

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License

MIT © jopemachine

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