Search for Geocaching Trackables or a Geocache With An Easy To Use Extension
Found a trackable in a geocache? Grabbed one from an event? Know a Geocaches GC Code and want to log it? This extension will allow you to easily get to thats trackable's or geocache's page with the fewest number of clicks possible! To Search For a Trackable, Simply click on the extension, and then type in the tracking code or reference number (TB#####) then like magic, your on the trackables page. To Search For a Geocache, Just do the same thing, except set it to Geocache first. This extension can streamline the process of logging trackables and help reduce the stress of having to log trackables or a geocache in a timely manner.
This extension also has an exclusive feature that allows you to go to a trackables, or a geocaches page in as little as 2 clicks. Just highlight the GC Code or Tracking Number on your screen, and then right click and select "Search For Geocaches or Trackables" and then just select either GC Code, or TB Code, and your done!
Currently, only full extension translations are available in Spanish, Czech, German, Dutch, and Chinese. If you want to help translate the extension, just send me an email with the address listed below.
- Version 0.1
- Version 0.2
Removed Unnecessary code
- Version 0.3
Added Google Analytics
- Version 0.3.1
- Version 0.4.0
Title, and description now in German and French!
- Version 0.4.1
Title and description now available in Dutch and Spanish
- Version 0.5.0
Extension now includes FULL translations in Spanish, Czech, and German! Changes also include adjustments to background code and layout.
- Version 1.0.0
HUGE Update!! Extension now lets you search BOTH trackables and geocaches. The ContextMenu feature was added, and the popup is now in HTML5 :D! Chinese (simplified) translation is also available as a bonus.
- Version 1.1.0
The save button has been removed allowing easier change of search mode! Many other changes have occurred but mostly involve changes to the code structure.
- Version 1.1.1
Changed many thing code wise, like converting the background page to an event page speeding up your browsers performance.
This extension is now open source! Want to help translate? Want to add a new feature? The entire code is on github at https://github.com/blueal/Geocaching-Search-Extension Just create a branch, make your changes, and then generate a pull request to merge your changes when your finished and your changes will then be added in the next update.
Legal Stuff: This extension is not created by nor endorsed by Groundpseak or Geocaching.com in any way.