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Chromium plugin directory location?

I am trying to find the folder where Chromium stores plugins on Debian platforms. Does anyone know where this is?
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Chromium: profile from a newer version cannot be used: error

It says that my profile is from an earlier version of Chromium. It even opens 3 or 4 windows with this message: That cannot be: I use this solution to constantly update the browser. As of today ...
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Plugins stopped working in Chromium in Debian Testing

Short time ago plugins stopped working in chromium. Neither of kpartsplugin, mozplugger nor flashplayer-nonfree seem to work. Neither comes up in chrome://plugins page (only "Chromoting Viewer" does). ...
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How do I configure the Google Chrome / Chromium address bar to perform a search instead of trying to access a file on the local file system?

How do I configure the Google Chrome / Chromium address bar to perform a search instead of trying to access a file on the local file system? I would like to be able to enter a file name such as ...
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How to downgrade from Chrome 35 to 34 without losing data?

After upgrading Chromium from 34 to 35, the usability of Chromium went downhill. So I decided to downgrade Chromium. Fortunately, the previous version of Chromium was still somewhere on my disk, so ...
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Chrome: can you configure its “failed to load resource” timeout?

I noticed that when I enter a domain for which Chrome (and Chromium) has a client rule to block certain resources from loading (therefore giving a "Failed to load resource: net::ERR_BLOCKED_BY_CLIENT" ...
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Chromium doesn't play nice with themes in Debian XFCE

I've found that Chromium seems to ignore any of the themes I have on my Debian Wheezy running XFCE as its DE. More specifically, its window always looks exactly the same (blue bar, for example) ...
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Adding a startup password to a browser

In my work computer, I like to stay logged into my email accounts, Facebook etc. However, I am concerned that someone might get into my computer when I am away (e.g. an administrator can log into my ...
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Installing Chromium on Debian Wheezy

I'm currently trying to install Chromium in Debian Wheezy. When I try sudo apt-get install chromium, I get the following error message: The following packages have unmet dependencies: chromium : ...
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Sync between chrome extensions

do you know any way how to synchronize DATA from chrome extensions between 2 computers? (Windows and Ubuntu) I know there is option to synchronize bookmarks and extensions (it works), but DATA from ...
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Debian - Firefox is Very Slow, Chromium is Very Fast

I'm working on a fresh install of Debian Wheezy, running Firefox 28.0 64-bit (although I've also tried 17.0). FF does not have any plugins installed, and all about:config is set to default. Firefox ...
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How to change the version of Chrome?

I am using a specific Chrome build that I prefer over the latest build. Whenever I log into outlook.com now I am getting a "please update your browser to the latest version" message I have to click ...
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Chromium - Selective Cookie blocking doesn't work

I have a fresh install of Chromium Browser on Windows 7. Chromium Version 36.0.1926.0 (261698). I got to Settings -> Privacy -> Clear Browsing Data .. & clear all cookies from from the beginning ...
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chromium not render page when some resources unloaded for network error

I encounter some awkward problems using chromium(version 33.0.1750.149 (255236)). How to reproduce problem: open github page some img fail to load with reason net::ERR_TIMED_OUT The page stay ...
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Chromium Portable is missing Google API-Key

I use Chromium Portable on Windows in an environment that does not save stuff beyond reboot. On every start of the program it complains about some missing API-Key (see screenshot in german). The ...
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Why is Chromium bypassing /etc/hosts and dnsmasq?

I'm using hostsblock together with dnsmasq on Arch Linux to block some websites, one of them is facebook.com and www.facebook.com. I know everything is working properly because a simple ping to ...
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Transparent regions of pasted png display as black in Inkscape

If I copy and paste, for instance, this image from Chromium or Opera webbrowsers into Inkscape, the regions which should be transparent are rendered as black, like so: How can I avoid this?
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Enabling a browser to display content before loading assets

I moved recently and still have no internet connection, so I'm trying to live with 3G somehow for a few days. It's really frustrating to browse the internet loading things at 8kbps(that's how it works ...
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Chromium developer tools - save resource from page

I'm working on an app that generates different json responses (both name and content) whenever a specific URL is hit. As an example, here's a sample app that generates a random json opened in Chrome ...
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Chrome HTML5 notifications displaying white font on white background

When filling an input with the wrong type or pattern and hitting "submit", Chrome displays notifications as shown below: The thing is, I'm using a theme with a dark background on my system, so the ...
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Upgrading Chromium OS to Chrome OS mount error

I'm trying to upgrade Chromium OS to Chrome OS with http://goo.gl/4suhf. Unfortunately, when running this script (inside Chromium OS), it says: wget stuff unpacking zipfile RootFS Start: 286720 ...
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How can I detect if Chromium has crashed?

I have a machine running a webpage through chromium in a display case. When the webpage crashes and displays "He's Dead Jim" I need an automated CLI solution to re-start the browser. I'm currently ...
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How to restore deleted favorites in chrome on windows 8?

A friend of me has a windows 8 laptop and Google Chrome as browser. She has deleted its favorites. I know a file exists on Windows 7 in AppData : bookmarks.bak I looked on a Windows 8 laptop but i've ...
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Is it any Firefox extensions that will let you run a tab with chromes engine?(Like IETab) [closed]

There is an extension for Firefox and Google chrome that let's you run tabs on Internet Explorer's render engine, so it will be displayed just like if you opened it in IE. Is there any similar ...
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Is Google Cloud Print for Chromium included in Chromium or just Chrome?

I use Ubuntu Server to run my home router. I'm switching from an x64 machine to an ARM machine. One of the things the router does is manage cloud print jobs via Google Chrome. My research didn't ...
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Proxy Chromium for Testing

I'm trying to test nginx as a forward proxy using Chromium (Firefox and others will not use the proxy). When I open Chromium's Advanced Settings and select "Change proxy settings...: I'm taken to ...
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Reopened tabs include several that were separately closed earlier. How to fix?

I have been experiencing an issue with the chromium browser where tabs that I close separately before closing chromium as a whole are reopened with the tabs that I left open when I start chromium ...
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Chrome: Submit form in new tab with keyboard

Google Chrome/Chromium allows you to submit a form in a new tab by middle-clicking the submit button. Is there a keyboard shortcut or extension that allows this by using the keyboard only? In ...
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Downloading and building O3D

I'm trying to get a program called O3D into my computer by following the instructions on O3D's wiki. I tried to download the project to my directory but the prompt gave me this answer: gclient is ...
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Some images not appearing in Chromium

There are a few (seemingly random, but probably not random) images I'll come across while browsing with Chromium that won't load. I'll be shown the generic "yep, there's a picture here" icon, but am ...
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How does a single Shockwave flash plugin process control all flash content in Chromium?

Is there a method to find which thread of flash is controlling which flash content? My aim is to find per tab bandwidth statistics.
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How do I use a URL path instead of a file path in an Open File dialog in Mac OSX or ChromiumOS?

In Windows 7 (and perhaps earlier), the default "Open File" dialog box allows you to type a full URL into the "File name" section as if it were a file path, e.g. "http://www.example.com/pic.gif" ...
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How to get Java working in Chromium (not Google Chrome) for Linux

A simple question, similar to another, but the previous answers seem to only apply to Google Chrome. I have the correct version of IcedTea enabled and no other Java plug-in installed. Even if I run ...
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Chromium enable seccomp-BPF sandbox on Debian 7

I discovered that my version of Chromium (Version 29.0.1547.57 Debian 7.1 (217859)) does not have all the sandbox features turned on by default. Navigating to chrome://sandbox/ gives results: Sandbox ...
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Is there an application or some other method that would update Chromium in Windows?

I like to use Chromium beside Google Chrome in both Linux and Windows. In Windows it acts like a portable program, unlike in Linux, where it can be updated automatically if desired. I would like to ...
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Is it possible to open links in chromium in other browser?

I still use Opera 12 as my primary browser. However, it is too slow for some pages (gmail and Facebook), so I started to use chromium for those. However, I would like to open links from chromium in ...
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What HTML5/CSS3 capable browser to use for “single-app” exposal to public? [closed]

Seeing no activity with this, I think I should ask a little differently. I've been given a task to set up a Linux machine that'd automatically log in and start certain app, ultimately, disabling any ...
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How do I recover tab / session information from Chrome / Chromium?

If I can no longer run chrome itself, How can I recover tab information from files in the chrome profile directory?
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How do I add MP3, MP4 and H.264 support to Chromium on Windows?

Google Chrome on Windows comes with support for the above media formats, however, Chromium does not. I want to add support for my own personal use, how can I do this? I know that on Ubuntu this is ...
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Canary: Get latest revision number by version

I recently reported a bug in Chromium which got closed, on my version of Canary the bug is still present though. Now I'm not sure if my Canary version includes this bugfix. If it does I'd like to ...
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chromium ignores /etc/resolver/example.com

I am overriding dns entries on a Mac for example.com by using a file in /etc/resolver/example.com that contains the nameservers to use. The problem is Chromium seems to ignore these files. I have ...
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Freeze-of-windows-7-x64-on-laptop by Chromium - Xperf log

Lpatop spec - AMD Lllano A6 3400M, Gpu 6520G and 6650M, 2x2GB Ram, Atheros AR9002WB-1NG Wireless Network Adapter, Hitachi HTS725032A9A364. Security software Microsoft Security Essential on Windows ...
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Why is Chromium running all tabs in a single process?

Typically, Chromium will group n tabs together into a single OS process, where n is typically a small number. However, for one of my Chromium profiles, all of my currently open tabs appear to be in ...
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How do I download Chromiun

I keep getting this popup from sudo and the store. steve@ubuntu:~$ sudo apt-get install chromium-browser Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... ...
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What is Chrome Canary and how is it different from Google Chrome - for Linux users?

Chrome has 3 releases - a regular release, a dev release and canary. Canary is simply a much newer release thats not as well tested, but has the latest shiny stuff. After a while the version ...
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How do I make xscreensaver run on startup?

I have a raspberry pi running raspbian which is started via the following line in .profile xinit /usr/bin/chromium --kiosk --incognito www.myweb.com however after about 10-15 mins the screen goes ...
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How do I disable screen blanking on Raspberry Pi

I am running Raspbian, and I am using this as a display device for a TV in a retail centre. I run Chromium on startup with this line in .profile: xinit /usr/bin/chromium --kiosk --incognito ...
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Change Omnibox's default behavior to search

I love the autocompletion for Chrome's Omnibox, don't get me wrong. However, much of the time I just want to search for something. When I begin typing into the Omnibox and then press enter, I just ...
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Bookmarks folder on two machines not synchronizing

I have Chromium installed on a Ubuntu 12.04 machine and Chrome on a Windows 7 machine. Both are updated to newest stable release. I am logged in on both machines with the same Google account. I ...
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How to stop chromium crashing?

I am using chromium browser in Lubuntu, in a old laptop with the early centrinos and 512 MB RAM. Chromium crashes very often (the "He's Dead, Jim!" page). I understand that this may have to do with ...