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Chromium MIDI setup on Linux

I'm currently trying to work out how MIDI is supposed to work in Chromium on Linux. I'm on Gentoo. I've got Chromium 52.0.2743.60 installed. The midi access object obtained from navigator....
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Chrome DevTools Save Changes

I do Chrome -> DevTools -> Network Conditions -> and I select a User Agent I want to use. Is there a way to store this change so that each time I open chrome it will use this user agent?
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I can't log in Chromium (I was a Chrome user before this, so should make another account or something)?

I click on profile icon at the top right-hand in chromium and enter my user and pass and click on "log in" button but the frame disappears and I'm not logged in yet, what should I do?
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How to open a “Cached Theme.pak” in a Chrome theme CRX

I am able to open CRX files by changing the file extension to .zip, but when I am trying to get files that make up a theme, I can't find any. I'm assuming their in a file with the name "Cached Theme....
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How can I apply a shader to pictures loaded in chrome?

I'm planning to use a kind of contrast enhancing shader file on pictures loaded in google chrome/chromium browser. I'll try doing it without recompiling my own chromium browser if I can. I'll read if ...
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Chromium went monochrome in Mint 17

The installation of an ad blocker has seriously changed my Chromium (Version 51.0.2704.79 on LinuxMint 17.3 (64-bit)) browser. Now, no pictures show at all, and everything is monochrome. Color appears ...
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Where can I download the latest stable build of Chromium 32bits for Windows?

I've been trying to find the latest stable build of Chromium 32 bits for Windows without any success. I found the 64 bits version here (51.0.2704.106 at the time of writing) : http://chromium.woolyss....
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Compile chromium not at latest git

I am trying to compile chromium. I need to compile it at the tag 51.0.2704.106 or the commit 21afa7f9b196ebd977e7215aa48ecb0effd1f8c3 . I have done the following: git init git remote add origin https:...
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Google Chrome browser turns white

My google Chrome browser PAGE turns white when I browser some sites like Instagram.. I can't notice the relationship of those sites, however I have to reload the website. Sometimes the pages blinks ...
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Jumpy scrolling behavior using Chromium with my touchpad hardware buttons

I am experiencing very jumpy scrolling in Chromium. When use my touchpad hardware buttons to click anywhere on a page, and then use two fingers to scroll, the scrolling gesture will cause Chromium to ...
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How to change or delete the entries in the Google Bar App Launcher?

First of all: What is the Google Bar App Launcher? The little icon on the New Tab Page in the upper right corner, a small 3x3 grid symbol. This thing: You can customize this menu, i.e. ...
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Allow page to use camera only this time in Chrome/Chromium?

In Chrome/Chromium (version 50+), if, for instance, Hangouts asks me about webcam first time, the choice it proposes has only two options (to either forbid or allow), and when I press "Allow", browser ...
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what key(s) to hold to close a chrome tab on click, instead of selecting? (=what key must be stuck when this happens involuntarily?)

What key(s) to hold to close a chrome tab while clicking it click instead of simply selecting it? This happens on a thinkpad t430 that had a few drops of water near the touchpad a year ago, so this ...
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Reset Cache using bash

I'm trying to automate a .sh file to run every time before Chrome opens, here's what I want to do. rm -rf /home/pi/.config/chromium tar -cvf reseterfiles.tgz /home/pi/.config/ The zipped ...
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Are Firefox Nightly and Chromium Dev insecure for general use?

I was wondering about the feasibility of using Firefox Nightly or Chromium Dev channel as my primary browser. I can live with the occasional crash or broken extension, but I was wondering if they are ...
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How can I prevent pinned tabs in Chromium from being accidentally closed?

In Firefox, when you're in a pinned tab, you cannot close the tab using Ctrl+W. However, you can in Chrome/Chromium. How can I prevent this from happening?
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Integrating a javascript framework into Chrome

Browsing github I stumbled upon this, and reading the description it says there You can use it in any JavaScript environment (Browser, Electron, Node.js). Now this got me curious. How do I ...
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chromium on computer but never installed

Chromium just appeared on my windows laptop. I never installed it. It always opens automatically when I turn my laptop on. I have tried getting rid of it. I get a message back that it is already ...
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Any good replacement for Google Chrome for Windows XP? [closed]

I've been using Google Chrome for years on my old Windows XP box. I don't like IE8 which crashes all the time and is not compatible with many sites. However, Chrome dropped support of XP and Vista ...
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Enable backspace shortcut for back in chrome

It was with disbelief that I noticed Chromium has decided to remove backspace to navigate back in browser history, a shortcut which has been established almost universally across all browsers for ...
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Chromium and Google Account login

I've download Chromium 53.0.2745.0 for Mac and I've no success in login with my Google account. I type my email, my password and the login box just closes. I tried different Google accounts, turned ...
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Chromium: ERR_CONNECTION_REFUSED on Ubuntu 16.04

For some reason, whenever I try connecting to certain webpages (ex. YouTube), Chromium always returns an error that says "ERR_CONNECTION_REFUSED". I've tried switching over to other browsers (Tor, ...
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How far is it safe to sign in with my Google account into Chromium?

I have been using Chrome and its Sign-In-Once-And-Forget feature for a long time to sync my history, passwords etc across devices. Now that I have switched to Ubuntu for my mainframe, I was ...
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Providing API Keys at Runtime for Chromium doesn't work

I installed Chromium for mac OS X. When I launched the browser, I got a message stating "Google api keys are missing". I followed the instructions on the "Chromium developers how-to". I have ...
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How to set a user as a default user in chrome/chromium browser when I have multiple sign ins?

Browsers chrome and chromium let more than one user sign in using their google accounts. How can one set a particular account as the default one?
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Installing chromium on old windows vista, asus f5nseries

I followed the guide from http://arnoldthebat.co.uk/wordpress/chromium-os/ Use 7zip to extract IMG file from the downloaded file. Use Win32 Image Writer, then select the IMG file and select the USB ...
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What embedded database format is used by this Chrome extension?

Chrome extension F.B. Purity writes its data at ~/.config/chromium/Default/Local Extension Settings/ncdlagniojmheiklojdcpdaeepochckl/000003.log (not a log file despite its name). This file is a kind ...
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Chromium wasting almost all my bandwidth

I'm using Chromium 49.0.2623.108 on Ubuntu 15.10, and I have noticed for the last few days that, every day, Chromium wastes almost all my bandwidth during a long part of the day (around 10 Mbps). I ...
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Where can I find a technical description of Chromium's “kiosk mode”?

I am trying to evaluate if Chromium's "kiosk mode", enabled via command-line argument, is suitable for my purposes. Where can I find an accurate technical description of the effect of the --kiosk ...
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How to enable Adobe Flash in Superbird browser for Windows

I've been using the portable Windows version of the Superbird browser, a chromium derivative, and can't get it to recognize the installed Adobe Flash version. The same question has already been asked ...
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How to prevent Chromium from scaling a bitmapped font?

[NB: The description below refers exclusively to Chromium; I have not tested any of this with Chrome, since I have no access to it. I still included [google-chrome] among the post's tags, because an ...
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Chromium: not saving password for site w/no domain

I have a development environment, so I don't have a full domain given in the URL to my development server--just a host name. My guess is this is the reason it's not saving my passwords for it. I've ...
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Strange font rendering in Chromium and Firefox

On some sites I have troubles reading text because of strange rendering. The problem is in both Chromium and Firefox on ArchLinux on a MacBook Air 11" X is configured with RGB antialiasing, but it ...
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Execute chrome://view-http-cache by command line

I have a list of thousands of candidate commands of the form: chrome://view-http-cache/http... I can paste these individually into Chrome and select+paste the output text. But I'd like to do this ...
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set chromium tab option to enable “mute” by command line

Chromium has cool options. For example, I enjoy the "mute" tab feature. This can be enabled graphically by go to chrome://flags and then enable "Enable tab audio muting UI control". However, how can ...
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Remove banner about missing Google API keys

Recently I installed Chromium as a Google-free alternative to Chrome. Now every time I run Chromium it shows me a yellow banner telling me that I need to set some Google API keys. I realize that I ...
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How to make chromium remember window size and position (linux / gnome)?

When I start the chromium browser on Arch Linux with GNOME 3, it starts fullscreen. How can I achieve that chromium remembers window size and position? And is chromium or GNOME responsible for the ...
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How do I resolve Chromium: DNS_PROBE_FINISHED_NXDOMAIN when DNS appears to be working normally outside Chromium?

I am using the Chromium web broswer on OpenSUSE 13.2. Occasionally I encounter an issue where trying to access any website results in a DNS_PROBE_FINISHED_NXDOMAIN error. This error persists on all ...
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Force Chrome to open new tabs in specific window

I have a separate Chrome window for time tracking using toggl.com. When other applications open new Chrome tabs, I would like those new tabs to open in my main Chrome window, not in the separate ...
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Chromium Speech-Recognition: Unable to set hw params for CAPTURE (Microphone)

I'm trying to get the Chromium Speech-Recognition working. I'm starting Chromium with the following command: chromium-browser --kiosk --incognito https://my.url --alsa-input-device=plughw:1 But the ...
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How can I make a specific bookmark from Desktop start in another browser but the standard one?

For specific url's I'm using Chromium browser. My default browser is Firefox and should remain so. But a few URL's I'd like to directly start in Chromium. How do I do that? I'm also using a Dock ...
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Chrome Sync w/o Chrome

I use Chrome on my Linux computer as well as on my Nexus 5. Is there a way I could access my bookmarks, history and open tabs from Chrome Sync on my Raspberry Pi (Chrome is too heavy) or on my server (...
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In KDE plasma 5, how to I create standalone launchers/desktop shortcuts to web apps like gmail?

I use two operating systems daily: Ubuntu 15.04 with the Unity desktop environment and Manjaro with KDE-plasma-5 desktop. I spend a good chunk of time in my email and it is convenient for me to have ...
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Steam client behaving differently when started using runas on Windows 7

I sometime use the Steam client, for Valve games, by logging into a particular unprivileged account, and at other times use it by starting it on that account using runas, while logged into a different ...
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Chrome OS auto run command periodically?

Is it possible to make a command run every 2.5 hours on a Chromebook with a script or something? Also can I make this script start on startup every time?
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How to sort extension in the Chrome Web Store?

The Google Chrome Web Store seems like a disaster to me. I cannot make sense of it. How can you sort extensions by popularity? By rating? By amount of downloads? By newest? By recently updated? Am ...
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Iceweasel thinks my client certificate is a server certificate; Chromium thinks it's an “other” certificate

I have a client certificate from StartCom. I recently reinstalled my OS and have to re-add the client certificate to Iceweasel in order to gain access to the control panel. I have a backup of the ...
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ERR_SPDY_PROTOCOL_ERROR in Google Chrome

I've gone 2 days trying to figure this problem out myself before getting in touch with you guys about it. One computer on my network is getting the above error when trying to access a page on my CMS. ...
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Why does Chromium take up so much space when built from source?

When I build the Chromium browser from source, the size of the final "out" folder is about 60-62 gigabytes. Yet when I download and install either Chromium or Chrome using a binary file (which ...
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Fonts partially faded in Chromium in linux

On CNN.com the font they use doesn't display correctly in Fedora linux, whereas in Windows it's fine. Parts of the letters are faded & the lines they're made of aren't connected where they should ...