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I've tinkered with Chrome off and on since its inception, but I took the plunge to fully switch over from Firefox a couple days ago.

One problem is making me want to switch back though. Since Google Toolbar isn't compatible with Chrome, I have no way of highlighting or skipping to a specific word or phrase on pages.

The only extension I've seen that remotely mimics this functionality is world highlight. It's very basic however. Its default behavior is to highlight search terms every time you Google something, which is very annoying. It then takes two clicks to turn it off, and two clicks to turn it back on anywhere else. Plus, it doesn't have the search page function.

Needless to say, I don't use that. Does anyone know of an extension that works as the toolbar does?
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press ctrl+f

it is the same on most browers...
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That's pretty similar, but not quite as functional. I've just switched back to Firefox for now. Thanks anyway.
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