GitZip for github

GitZip for github

Simplifies the process of downloading specific files or folders from a GitHub repository

What is GitZip for github?
GitZip for github is a browser extension designed to enhance the process of downloading portions of GitHub repositories. It provides users the flexibility to selectively download specific files or directories as a ZIP file, rather than the entire codebase. Ideal for saving time and data, GitZip includes multiple download methods, progress tracking, customizable options, and rate limit management via a GitHub API access token. Its continuous updates ensure improved functionality and adherence to GitHub's evolving interface.
Rating: 3.90 (39)
Version: (Last updated: 2023-09-08)
Creation date: 2023-09-08
Risk impact: High risk impact
Risk likelihood: High risk likelihood
Manifest version: 3
  • storage
  • contextMenus
  • cookies
  • tabs
  • scripting
Host permissions:
  • *://*/*
Size: 377.11K
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GitZip is a browser extension that simplifies the process of downloading specific files or folders from a GitHub repository without having to download the entire project. Here's why you might find GitZip useful:

  • Selective Download: You can choose to download only the files or folders you need from a GitHub repository, saving you time and bandwidth.

How to Use GitZip:

  1. Browse GitHub Repository: Visit the GitHub repository page containing the files or folders you want to download.

  2. Download Options:

    • Choose Items:
      • Double-click on items you want to download or check the checkboxes in front of items.
      • Click the download button located at the bottom-right of the page.
    • Context Menu:
      • Right-click on an item.
      • Click "GitZip Download" > "Whole Repository" or "Current Folder" to download everything in the repository or the current folder.
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User reviews
User reviews summary
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  • Simplifies workflow
  • Efficient file management
  • Allows selective downloading of specific files or folders from GitHub repositories
  • No specific cons mentioned
Most mentioned
  • Simplifies the process of compressing and downloading repositories
  • Efficient and time-saving tool for managing GitHub projects
  • Allows selective downloading of specific files or folders from the repository
Recent reviews
GitZip is the epitome of simplicity and effectiveness in GitHub tools. It's like a magic wand that makes compressing and downloading repositories a breeze. Thanks to GitZip, managing my GitHub projects has never been smoother. Two thumbs up for this indispensable tool
by ling8431, 2024-04-15

Let's talk about GitZip – the unsung hero of GitHub. It's a game-changer for developers seeking efficiency and convenience. With GitZip, I can compress and download projects effortlessly, freeing up more time for innovation and creativity. Simply put, GitZip rocks
by tswvbbeqd, 2024-04-15

GitZip has revolutionized the way I interact with GitHub. It simplifies complex tasks like compressing and downloading repositories into intuitive actions. With GitZip by my side, I feel empowered to tackle any GitHub challenge with confidence and ease
by mute2645, 2024-04-15
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Risk impact

GitZip for github is risky to use as it requires a number of sensitive permissions that can potentially harm your browser and steal your data. Exercise caution when installing this add-on. Review carefully before installing. We recommend that you only install GitZip for github if you trust the publisher.

Risk likelihood

GitZip for github may not be trust-worthy. Avoid installing if possible unless you really trust this publisher.

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