Editable QR Generator

Editable QR Generator

Editable and configurable opensource offline QR Code generator. You can generate QR Code from any text and can save as image file without any web connection. Only requires minimal permissions to get URL and title of current page.

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What is Editable QR Generator?

Editable QR Generator is an open-source Firefox add-on that allows you to generate and save QR codes offline. With this add-on, you can customize error correction level, size, and other settings. It requires minimal permissions and supports UTF-8 encoding. The source code is available on GitHub, and contributions are welcome. Report bugs and contribute on GitHub. Licensed under MIT.

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By: xyx_is
Users: 59 ▼ -1
Rating: 5.00 (1)
Version: 1.0.2 (Last updated: 2020-06-11)
Creation date: 2018-04-11
Weekly download count: 1
Firefox on Android: Yes
Manifest version: 2
  • activeTab
Size: 988.42K
URLs: Website
Risk impact: Very low risk impact
Risk likelihood: Low risk likelihood

Other platforms

Not available on Chrome
Not available on Edge

Editable and configurable offline QR Code generator Web extension addon.


  • Editable: You can generate QR Code from any text.
  • Configurable: You can configure error correction level, size, and mask pattern etc.
  • Offline: QR Code is generated offline. This addon never generates web connection.
  • Minimal permissions: This addon only requires "activeTab" permissions to get the URL and the title of the current page. Please verify the manifest.json.
  • Open Source: Source code is hosted at https://github.com/xyx-is/Editable-QR-Generator. Your contribution is welcome.
  • UTF-8: Support UTF-8 encoding. This means you can use multibyte characters, Emoji etc.
Usage There are several gif animations to describe usage in GitHub and addon help.

This addon creates a toolbar button with a popup page. You can generate QR Code by entering any text in the textarea on the head of the popup.

[Insert the URL and the title of the current page] By clicking the links beside "Insert page", you can insert the URL and the title of the current page into the textarea.

[Configure QR Code setting] By changing form inputs in the fieldset middle of the popup, you can Configure QR Code setting.

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User reviews
Powerful with lots functions, allow bigger QR code. Have bugs such as input a setting of a huge QR margin size could make the addon non-responsive.
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Risk impact

Editable QR Generator is safe to use. It does not request any sensitive permissions.

Risk likelihood

Editable QR Generator has earned a fairly good reputation and likely can be trusted.

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