Markdown Viewer

Markdown Viewer

Markdown Viewer with 30+ Themes, Dark Mode, MathJax, Mermaid diagrams, Syntax Highlighted code blocks

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What is Markdown Viewer?
Markdown Viewer is a secure and versatile Firefox add-on that allows you to render local and remote markdown files with 30+ themes, dark mode, MathJax formulas, syntax highlighted code blocks, and more. It provides full control over compiler options, settings synchronization, and is free and open source.
Merlin
Stats
By: simov
Rating: 3.96 (50)
Version: 5.3 (Last updated: 2024-05-08)
Creation date: 2017-10-21
Weekly download count: 207
Firefox on Android: No
Risk impact: Very low risk impact
Risk likelihood: Moderate risk likelihood
Manifest version: 3
Permissions:
  • storage
  • scripting
Host permissions:
  • file:///*
Size: 2.50M
URLs: Website
Stats date:

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Merlin
Summary

✚ Video

https://vimeo.com/807266428

✚ For specifics about the Firefox release read this document

https://github.com/simov/markdown-viewer/blob/main/firefox.md

✚ Features

✔ Secure by design ✔ Render local and remote file URLs ✔ Granular access to remote origins ✔ Multiple markdown parsers ✔ Full control over the compiler options

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User reviews
User reviews summary
These summaries are automatically generated weekly using AI based on recent user reviews. Firefox Browser Add-ons does not verify user reviews, so some user reviews may be inaccurate, spammy, or outdated.
Pros
  • Immediate feedback and support
  • Works great with `mermaid` Markdown extension
  • Good for Linux users after proper configuration
Cons
  • Complicated setup process for Linux users
  • Does not support tables
  • Difficulty with local file access
Most mentioned
  • Works great with proper configuration
  • Issues with local file access on Linux
  • Does not support tables
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Safety
Risk impact

Markdown Viewer is safe to use. It does not request any sensitive permissions.

Risk likelihood

Markdown Viewer is probably trust-worthy. Prefer other publishers if available. Exercise caution when installing this add-on.

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