Speed Test is Google Chrome Plugin for checking the bandwidth of your internet connection. It is a type of internet speed meter which calculates the current bandwidth reading of your internet connections.
Screenshot of Speed Test Google Chrome Extension
1.As a Bookmarklet
Google Chrome Bookmarklet Plugin for Instant IP checker have the detailed tutorial of installing the bookmarklet on Chrome browsers. You need to enable the bookmarks bar of the Chrome from the Tools -> Always show bookmarks bar.
How To Add Page in Google Chrome
How to add /Edit Bookmark
Note: You need to enter the values Name= Speed Test and the below code in the place of URL
Speed Test Icon at the bookmarks bar of Google Chrome will look like this
2.As an Extenstions
The basic requirement to run the extensions is the Google Chrome developer version installed in your system. After installing developers and beta versions you need to go to the Google Chrome icon on the desktop. On the Chrome icon Right click and go to the properties then Go to Shortcuts and add the –enable-extensions in the end. (for example C:\Users\honey\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\Application\chrome.exe –enable-extensions ). After all this Restart / Launch the Google Chrome.
Install Speed Test
- Extension: speedtest.crx [download id=”24″]
- File size:4.65 KB
- Last Build: July 24, 2009
- Requirement: At least Google Chrome Developer Version 22.214.171.124 ( Current Version on July 23 126.96.36.199 )