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I uploaded an extension to the chrome store without generating a .pem for it. I want however to distribute the package independently of chrome store to beta testers as well. Is there a way to get the private key that google assigned to my extension?


No. It's sadly impossible.

Besides, consider that Windows version of Chrome will refuse packaged extensions from sources other than CWS.


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