Finds text in a web page, and highlights matches.

To use this API you need to have the "find" permission.

Functions

find.find()
Find text in a web page.
find.highlightResults()
Highlight the last set of matches found.
find.removeHighlighting()
Remove any highlighting.

Browser compatibility

ChromeEdgeFirefoxFirefox for AndroidOpera
find No No57 No No
highlightResults No No57 No No
removeHighlighting No No57 No No

Example extensions

Document Tags and Contributors

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 Last updated by: wbamberg,