Quick Maps extension for Chrome lets you see address via Google Map without opening it.

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Quick Maps is add-on for Firefox, developed my Mapify. Quick Maps lets you see the address on Google Maps with out opening it, when you hover your mouse over the address or when you select the address and “Right Click” (RMB) to look it directly.

Right now, it works for some countries like USA, UK, Spain, Italy, France, Germany and some others which the developer didn’t mention. This add-on or the extension is available for Mozilla Firefox and Google Chrome.

Developer(s): Mapify
Language support: English,
Home page: Quick Maps
License: GNU General Public License, version 3.0
Difficulty:
Availability:
Download: ADD TO CHROME

HOW TO: INSTALLING QUICK MAPS ON GOOGLE CHROME

1. Go to Chrome web store an search for Quick Maps, or simple click on the above download link and click on “ADD TO CHROME“.

2. Now, Google Chrome asks for user permission to add extension to the web browser. Click on “Add” to install extension to web browsers and “Cancel” to stop the installation process. Chrome also displays, what the extension might access on the web browser.

3. Now, a Quick Maps icon with message pop up appears at upper right corner of browser, indicating that the extension has successfully integrated with the Chrome.

HOW TO: USING QUICK MAPS ON GOOGLE CHROME:

1. In general, Quick Maps auto-detects addresses in the web-pages when we hover mouse over it, but as it’s still in developing phase we can totally rely on that. So, to look the address in Google Maps, select the address and “Right Click” (RMB) the mouse button and select “Search with Quick Maps”. For example, here I am looking for Twitter Office.

HOW TO: DISABLE/REMOVE QUICK MAPS ON GOOGLE CHROME:

1. Go to Chrome Setting > Tools > Extensions, or simply type “chrome://chrome/extensions/” in URL bar.

2. Now, un-tick the  Quick Maps to temporarily disable the extension. Click on the dustbin icon and you will be greeted with pop-up, click “Remove” to remove the extension from Google Chrome.

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