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It’s no secret that Google Chrome is incredibly powerful web browser. One of the best things about Chrome is it’s massive library of extensions. These extensions are basically add-ons for your browser that enhance its functionality with built-in applications.

Depending on how you use the internet, extensions can send you a ton of time. There are countless productivity tools specifically designed to make you more efficient.

And if you spend a lot of time in Salesforce.com, there are a bunch of Salesforce extensions that will make your life a whole lot easier. Some were made for admins or developers, while others are useful to anyone using Salesforce. No matter your role, there’s an extension out there that will help you get more out of Salesforce.

Here are 14 Salesforce extensions for Google Chrome that will give you back minutes, hours, or even days of your life:

Salesforce Navigator

Stars: ★★★★★ (82)

Users: 7,000+

What It Does

This extension helps you get to any salesforce page quickly. Just type in what you need to do.

User Review

“If I could, I’d give this 10 stars (out of 5). It’s that useful. Makes navigating the multitude of menus so much easier for admins/devs!”

Salesforce Admin Check All

Stars: ★★★★★ (9)

Users: 1,100+

What It Does

This extension provides ‘check all’ checkboxes on admin pages.

User Review

“Great functionality add, will save countless hours”

Salesforce Id Paster

Stars: ★★★★★ (6)

Users: 300+

What It Does

Redirects the current Salesforce page via a keystroke to the page whose SFID is in your clipboard.

User Review

“Sometimes it’s the little things that make a huge difference. I use this every single day as I’m constantly importing data and then wanting to double check the end result. This extension makes it easy.”

Salesforce inspector

Stars: ★★★★★ (15)

Users: 1,600+

What It Does

Productivity tools for Salesforce administrators and developers to inspect data and metadata directly from the Salesforce UI.

User Review

“I love the Salesforce Inspector, I use it multiple times a day every single day, you can find the field requirements, field type, API names, export data, import data, and everyone loves to play with the REST explorer to see how everything is connected. Seriously it is a tool that I use over and over each day and love so so much.”

Salesforce.com Sandbox Favicon Extension

Stars: ★★★★★ (45)

Users: 4,100+

What It Does

Adds an “S” to the standard Salesforce.com cloud favicon for all sandbox tabs in a Chrome window.

User Review

“Helpful when switching between multiple environments – easily lets you know if you’re in Production or a Sandbox environment.”

Salesforce Colored Favicons

Stars: ★★★★★ (15)

Users: 1,100+

What It Does

Overrides the standard salesforce favicon with one colored based on the org.

User Review

“I just can’t live without it. If you have more than two orgs and sandboxes, it’s mandatory.”

Brisk.io – Salesforce sidebar

Stars: ★★★★★ (62)

Users: 2,600+

What It Does

Brisk is a clutter-free way to work with your customer records distilling Salesforce.com, Gmail, Google Calendar, and other sales tools. Brisk shows you only the most relevant information and makes sure you don’t forget anything.

User Review

“If you have a high velocity sales process and like to move fast without anything slipping through the cracks, this extension is indispensable.”

Salesforce API Fieldnames

Stars: ★★★★★ (22)

Users: 2,600+

What It Does

Extension shows the API field names on detail pages.

User Review

“Awesome! Was about to start work on building same and found this. Daniel – Super awesome work here!”

Salesforce Developer Tool Suite

Stars: ★★★★★ (15)

Users: 1,500+

What It Does

Suite of tools like Debug log viewer, which loads without any authentication or ask for username or password.

User Review

“A very handy tool for salesforce developers. Saves a lot of time !”

Salesforce advanced Code searcher

Stars: ★★★★★ (26)

Users: 2,500+

What It Does

By using the advanced quick find you can get your code few clicks shorter. Also, you can search any string your code.

User Review

“I must say it’s a very handy searching tool. We can find trigger, classes, VF pages, Static Resources very easily and now even we can search for metadata as well.”

Record and Metadata Comparator for Salesforce

Stars: ★★★★★ (16)

Users: 900+

What It Does

Compare Record data values and object metadata in Salesforce.

User Review

“I do some work in the sandbox and some directly in production, and my customer occasionally changes things in production. Great tool to verify the differences. Also amazing support when I got stuck. Thanks!”

Ebsta For Salesforce

Stars: ★★★★★ (24)

Users: 16,700+

What It Does

The extension automatically cross-references Salesforce based on the web page you’re looking at and gives you 1-click access to view the Salesforce record without leaving the page.

User Review

“Ebsta delivers. If you’re leading edge crazy productive, this is the go to app. Squeaky clean, not one keystroke wasted. I’ve used CRM since…1991, probably before some of these Ebsters were born. Easily the most brilliant time saver for SF. I normally do about 10,000 page views a month in SF, so far I open Ebsta before I brew any coffee. Sales is fun again, ain’t working on Maggie’s Farm no more…”

SOQL Extractor and Analyzer for Salesforce

Stars: ★★★★★ (12)

Users: 1,100+

What It Does

Extract SOQL queries with their execution counts from Debug Logs of Salesforce. Helps you analyze the ‘Too Many SOQLs’ error.

User Review

“Great app, Saves time when debugging SOQL limit issues.”

Salesforce Hotkeys (Beta)

Stars: ★★★★★ (12)

Users: 1,100+

What It Does

Adds hotkeys (keyboard shortcuts) to your salesforce record page. Example – CTRL + E for edit, CTRL + S for save and many more!

User Review

“Thank you. I had seen that idea years ago and when I just revisited I see that it was partially delivered only for the service console. Thanks for showing some love for the sales cloud users!”

 


 

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