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One of my favorite features of Mozilla Firefox is the "Search for text when I start typing" feature found in the "Advanced" options. Is there an extension out there that will add this feature or another way of adding it to Google Chrome?

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In addition to hitting F3 to start it you mean? –  random Aug 11 '10 at 3:42
    
Exactly, in FF as long as focus is not in a text box or something when I start typing it starts searching on the page, a feature I'm missing quite a bit in Chrome. –  heavyd Aug 11 '10 at 3:45

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Try the Type-ahead-find extension

  • Start writing (or press /) to start text search.
  • Press ' to search only links.

Installed and tested, feels just like you've turned on the option in Firefox.

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