How to package Google Chrome extension using .crx file

Please find steps to enable chrome extension.


1.    We have created MSI Application which will copy the “Cisco-WebEx-Extension.crx” and “WebExext.xml” at INSTALLDIR location

C:\Program Files (x86)\Cisco\WebExChromeExtension\”


PFA. “WebExext.xml” which have the APPID and path of the “Cisco-WebEx-Extension.crx”. refer below image.



2.    Through GPO add below registry keys required to enable plugins:

The value which we have to keep under [HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\Policies\Google\Chrome\ExtensionInstallForcelist] is  given below.

jlhmfgmfgeifomenelglieieghnjghma;C:\Program Files (x86)\Cisco\WebExChromeExtension\WebExext.xml  . also refer below image.


 Through this Extension will get enabled. you have to take take permission from GPO team to whitelist the particular extension


  • helpful - Vbscripter 4 years ago
  • Nice post, I deleted your 2 duplicates.
    You should post info like this under software tips it will more likely to be found there when others go looking for help on the subject. - SMal.tmcc 4 years ago
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