In using Chrome's Find (Ctrl+F) search functionality on a rendered page how do I constrain the search to things like case sensitive or whole word?

Chrome's search mode


I found an extension called FindR that will do the trick. The extension (no affiliation) is meant to find AND replace, but it works perfectly as a Find-only tool as well. There are separate checkboxes to Match Case, and match Whole Words Only.

If you wanted to get fancier, you could use a RegEx extension such as Chrome Regex Search. That one even allows you to remap the Ctrl-F hotkey.

  • RegEx extension Chrome Regex Search is excellent. +1. Thanks for the tip @Paul – MikeRoger Nov 10 '20 at 9:06

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