Docs Online Viewer is a browser extension that opens and views almost any file in your browser without downloading it or opening a third party program and works in Firefox, Chrome, and Opera.
If you've ever run into a file or document that you didn't have the right program installed on your device to open or just wanted to view a document without having to download it, this browser add-on will open most documents right inside your browser.
Docs Online Viewer inserts a small clickable icon (like this ) next to each supported file link in all web pages that contains a supported file format. Click on the icon and the file will open in your browser as if it is just another web page. The icon doesn't show up on files that are downloadable.
(Note: not all documents opened properly in my testing. I ran into a few errors such as "Word Online ran into a problem opening this document" and "Whoops there was problem previewing this document").
The add-on has a few configurable options you can change like opening the file in a new tab (default) or same page, turning the extension off, and the ability to choose what file types you want it to open.
Get it here:
(It also installed and ran fine on Waterfox and Vivaldi.)
Docs Online Viewer uses third party online tools like Google docs API (or other services when available) to open links with extension PDF, DOC, DOCX, XLS, PPT, RTF, ODT, ODS, ODP, CSV and many more file formats online in the browser itself without need for any third party software installed on your computer.
Supported File Formats:
DOC, DOCX, XLS, XLSX, PPT, PPTX, PDF, PAGES, AI, PSD, TIFF, DXF, SVG, EPS, PS, TTF, XPS, RTF, ODT, SXW, SSV, SXC, ODS, SXI, ODP, WPD
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