Some of the important features of the Window Resizer addon are listed below. This is followed by an overview of this addon. This summary contains few words about the addon, its function, and its features. Next is FAQ, this section is useful to get information about how this addon works in your browser. If you couldn't find a specific answer, please fill the bug report form on this page or the contact form on the homepage to let us know about your question. Following the FAQ, is the bug report form. It is designed to collect user feedbacks and bugs about this addon. Users can suggest improvements or feature requests through this form too. The next section is for submitting comments about this addon which uses the Facebook comments plugin. The last section is dedicated to reports submitted through the GitHub website. We hope the information provided on this page, could help you get all the basics you need about this addon and enable you to have a better experience with Window Resizer.
In short, Window Resizer lets you easily resize current window, plus, provides several pre-defined layouts.
5 Reasons to Use Window Resizer
Create a new layout (size and position) for current window.
Has a toolbar popup with several pre-defined layouts.
Popup grid is draggable to your desired choice.
Custom layout is also available through the options page.
Available for Chrome, Opera and Firefox browsers for all operating systems.
This video gives you an idea of how the extension works in your browser.
Frequently Asked Questions
1. What is Window Resizer?
Window Resizer is a multi-browser addon that let you easily re-size and re-position current window to your desired values. Simply open toolbar popup UI and click on the desired layout set (size and position). Once you click a layout, the window will be positioned and resized to the chosen layout. There are 20 pre-defined layouts available to choose from in toolbar popup. If you need a custom layout, please click on the - Add a new layout - button at top left corner. A new tab will be open with custom design layout UI. Simply drag your desired size within the orange area, then click on the save button to store the custom layout. The new layout will be added to the popup UI.
2. How to work with Window Resizer?
In order to work with this addon, please click on the toolbar button to open popup UI. Within the popup, please click on the desired layout. If you want a custom layout, please click on the - Add a new layout - button to open the new layout design UI.
3. How can I download the source code for Window Resizer?
To download the source code for this extension from Chrome Web Store, it is recommended to use Extension Source Downloader. With this addon, you can download the source code as a ZIP or CRX format to your machine. If you want to download the source code from the Firefox addons store, please open the firefox download link (if available) in the Firefox browser and then right-click on the - Add to Firefox - button and select - Save Link As... - item. Choose the destination folder on your machine and then save the file in XPI format. You can then rename the XPI format to a RAR or ZIP file. Some extensions may have a GitHub repo address, which you can use to download the source code as well. But, it may not be the latest version of the addon. Therefore, downloading the source code from the official web stores is the best option as it always gives you the latest version of the addon.
4. How to create a new layout with this addon?
As mentioned above, in order to create a new layout, please click on the - Add a new layout - button to open the layout design tab. In the layout design tab you will see an orange area. Drag your mouse in this area to create a new custom layout. The first mouse click is the top and left position for the window and the last click defines the width and height for the new window. All these values will be saved to the table next to the orange area (on the left). Please click on the save button to store these new values to the memory. In order to access the new layout, please open the toolbar popup UI. New layout is the one next to the last layout. Please note that the last layout is automatically created by the addon. It is basically the size and position for the current window.
5. How to disable Window Resizer?
In order to disable this addon, please go to extension page in your browser and click on the disable or remove button.
6. Is there an options page for this addon?
No, currently there is no options or settings to adjust for this addon. The addon has only the custom layout design UI.
7. Can I re-position layouts within toolbar popup UI?
Yes, you can easily drag the layout icons within the toolbar popup UI. Once you drag any item, the new order will be saved to the memory automatically. You can also remove an item by clicking on the remove sign (cross-sign) next to each layout icon.
8. How can I adjust the toolbar popup UI size?
The UI size in toolbar popup is auto-adjustable. In other words, it automatically adjusts its size based on the number of layouts in it. Once you add a layout, it will be added to the end of the list and the popup height will be adjusted accordingly. Please note that, it is not possible to re-size the popup UI manually.
9. What is the maximum window size that I can choose?
Currently maximum window width is 1920 and maximum height is 1200 pixels. In future versions support for larger values will be added.
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