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On one of my computers, I can no longer change options in Chrome extensions (and some have just stopped working).

If I look in the Developer Tools: Javascript Console, the following shows up when loading the options windows for some extensions:

Uncaught TypeError: Cannot read property 'cache' of null

Any ideas of what went wrong or how I should go about resolving this issue?

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You might want to uninstall and then reinstall the wanton extensions. If that doesn't work, then reinstall Chrome. If that still doesn't work, use another browser and ask a professional geek about this. (By the way, Chrome is not very secure.)

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By the way, if you're thinking about recompiling all the extensions, that likely won't help. You cannot compile a Chrome extension into Chrome without a special compiler (and I don't know where to find it). –  Jonathan Reno Aug 27 '12 at 19:16
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