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Windows 7: Making a Chrome Extension

28 Feb 2010   #1
besweeet

Windows 8 Professional x64
 
 
Making a Chrome Extension

I had a great idea as an extension to Chrome. If you type in, for example, @besweeet into the address bar, it'll automatically take you to Brian (besweeet) on Twitter. So it just needs to replace @ with Twitter. Thought it would be neat. Maybe someone here can help me out?
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01 Mar 2010   #2
starwolf1336

Windows 7 Professional 64bit
 
 

Any idea what language it needs to be in? Its been awhile since i've even done a program. I mostly just do visual basic
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01 Mar 2010   #3
besweeet

Windows 8 Professional x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by starwolf1336 View Post
Any idea what language it needs to be in? Its been awhile since i've even done a program. I mostly just do visual basic
I think I heard that it's JavaScript.
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