A Chrome profile launcher for Rofi

What is Rofi? Rofi is a powerful window switcher, application launcher and dmenu replacement for Linux which provides the user with a textual list of options where one or more can be selected. This can either be running an application, selecting a window, or options provided by an external script.


It only requires bash and python.


See Github repository: claudiodangelis/rofi-chrome-profile-launcher

rofi -modi 'Chrome Profile':/path/to/rofi-chrome-profile-launcher.sh -show 'Chrome Profile'


Start typing the name of the profile you want to open, then press Enter.

When you launch it:


When you start typing:


Usage with i3wm

To use it i3wm add this line to .i3/config.

bindsym Mod1+Shift+Control+o exec rofi -modi 'Chrome Profile':/path/to/rofi-chrome-profile-launcher/rofi-chrome-profile-launcher.sh -show 'Chrome Profile'

Something to add?

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