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Where to download the last Chrome version with Java (NPAPI) support?

The Google Chrome browser version 45 completely dropped support for NPAPI in September 2015. This means plugins for Java, Silverlight, Facebook Video and other similar NPAPI based plugins will no ...
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Ways to manage & automate Chromium updates?

Here I am specifically asking about Chromium and not Google Chrome. What are the differences between Google Chrome and Chromium (especially with respect to privacy)? Google Chrome {closed source} ...
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How to fully remove chromium browser

In trying to remove Chromium. I found several instances in Regedit and removed them....but I found two more and was unsure if it was ok to remove them. They are attached. The Chromium page no ...
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Can I force a web page to use its full desktop layout when displayed in a small browser window?

For example, when viewing this question at Biostars in a window covering half my screen horizontally, the page defaults to some kind of mobile-like layout: When I expand the window to cover around ...
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Installing and running QUIC toy server on Windows

As the title says, I'm trying to install and run the QUIC toy server on my Windows computer. I have followed the instructions from here and everything is compiled. The first problem I'm having is ...
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WebRTC on Raspberry Pi 2

We are trying to run WebRTC in a browser on the Pi, but we won´t get it working. IceWeasel or Chromium won´t show any video stream, just blank windows. We are using Raspbian right now as the operating ...
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Open link in new tab - Pop-up Blocked

Why does Chromium block Ctrl+Click any link on http://www.amd.com as if it were a pop-up? Using: Chromium 44.0.2403.89 in Ubuntu 15.04 (no extensions) Also, I noticed this on other pages as well (...
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Why apt-get purge doesn't clear Chromium .config and .cache

I have installed Chrome (chromium) in the Ubuntu environment, using either apt-get install, Ubuntu Software Center or via regular apt-get upgrade (I have also installed chrome from the official site ...
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How to exit the Chromium search bar without using the mouse?

On Linux Mint 17.2 I have chromium-browser installed. The shortcut C-l (Control + lowercase L) causes the address/search bar to be highlighted. I would like to know if there's a shortcut or technique ...
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single tab bar on chrome dev tools

recent chrome/chromium versions separate the dev tools into two bars. the top one with Elements, Network, Sources, etc and the bottom one with Console, Emulation, Rendering. This is nothing but a ...
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Flash won't install on Chromium

I'm trying to install Flash on Chromium but it's not working. When I go here it says that Flash is installed, but disabled. When I try to go to chrome://plugins/ Flash isn't listed as being installed.
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Can I configure Chrome to tolerate weak Diffie Hellman keys?

I'm at an airport (read: captive portal) and Chrome on my laptop refuses to visit the guest portal because the server has been configured to use https only but has not been configured to use a strong ...
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Chrome deletes all my cookies, saved passwords, etc

Chrome seems to keep deleting my data without asking me. I haven't run CCleaner or anything similar. How can I fix this? edit: Now using Chromium. Issue persists.
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Chromium version of firefox config to force sites to use default font

In firefox there's an option called "Allow sites to use their own fonts instead of those I selected" or similar. In chromium even with the advanced font settings it's not anywhere I can see. I have ...
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Chromium App Mode disable key controlled aids

I run chromium in app mode on a Linux tablet. This tablet has four buttons. All that the four buttons do is send signals as keys F1 to F4 on a normal keyboard. Therefore I get this keycode from the ...
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How to make google-chrome or chromium use less memory

My computer has only 4GB memory, and opening 8-12 random tabs on chrome or chromium often freezes my computer. Currently I'm using google-chrome-stable --process-per-site. This helps to some extent. ...
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Empty select box on chromium / debian

On chromium/ debian, sometimes, select boxes are empty, as you can see: whereas, on another browser, iceweasel (eg firefox), the select box appears correctly. Even on chromium, this problem is ...
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How can i get acceleration scrolling?

I need acceleration scrolling in chromium when i press holding key "arrow up/down". Is there any extension for this feature? Google give only result for mouse scrolling.
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Chromium: prevent unpacking tar.gz

The latest Chrome and Chromium seems to unpack .tar.gz files automatically for me on OS X and Linux. When using wget with the same URL, it shows: $ wget http://mydomain/dir/file.tar.gz ... HTTP ...
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Chrome cannot use Virtual Smart Card, IE works fine

In Chrome under Windows 8.1, when logging in to a site that requires a certificate, and trying to use a Virtual Smart Card, I'm getting the message "The security device cannot perform the requested ...
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In Google Chrome/ Chromium net-internals events, what is “DISK_CACHE_ENTRY”?

What are the DISK_CACHE_ENTRY urls in chrome://net-internals/#events, and why are they happening when no remote resources are being asked for? A google search mostly shows bug reports and source ...
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“The sync server is busy, please try again later” in Chromium Sign In on Raspbian

I'm sorta at my wits end on this one. I've Googled it and the question has been asked a few times but there has never been a definitive answer that I can find. I am 100% able to sign into my Google ...
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Baidu browser unable to connect due to error 137

I am having trouble with Baidu (previously Spark) browser. Everything is ok with both Chrome and Firefox, but with Baidu browser I am getting the error message: "Baidu Browser meet an internet ...
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How to save a webpage as MHT archive files in Google Chrome?

I've been searching for a Google Chrome way of -How to save a webpages as MHT archive files in Google Chrome? but still no luck !! As a Chromium project, it should have been easy to figure out, but ...
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HTML5 videos jagged/pixellated.

I'm using Chromium browser on Linux operating system but any html5 videos (like Youtube videos) are not resizing properly. This means that if I want to watch Youtube videos lower than 480p the videos ...
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How can I get rid of Chromium?

How can I get rid of Chromium? I have already tried to get rid of it by using the control panel. I went to the programs list, selected Chromium, and hit uninstall. The computer said it had a problem, ...
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Run chromium as different user - Cannot download files

For security purposes, I'm running chromium with a UID different from my main desktop user. user="web" xhost +SI:localuser:"$user" > /dev/null sudo -u "$user" -H -E -s -- chromium With sudo ...
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How do I add a Google account (add person) using the command line?

For an automatization process inside a virtual machine, I need to add/login into a Google account on Chrome or Chromium using the command line only.
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how to disable hotkeys in chromium

Everyone i am a system administrator in a company. I am making a package of chromium 39 portable and jportable to run a web application. I am looking for a way to disable right click, ctrl f4, etc......
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Where can I download old stable builds of Chromium from?

I've found a Website containing a lot of builds of Chromium but the folders are named after the build number (those numbers are not visibly connected to Chromium version numbers) and there is no ...
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How to block insecure images on HTTPS pages in Chromium on Linux?

I'm trying to figure out a way to stop Chromium from loading insecure (i.e. non-HTTPS) images on pages served over HTTPS (i.e. basically the exact opposite of this question). Alas, all the ...
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Unable to get flash working with Chromium

I have Chromium Version 43.0.2335.0 (64-bit) on Windows 7. I am unable to get Flash working with it. The docs for Chrome (not Chromium) say that I should go to Plugins options and enable Flash. But in ...
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Google-chrome crashes on Ubuntu 12.04

I am running chrome inside Xvfb session. I am using Google Chrome 40.0.2214.91 version. I am using the following commands to run it: Xvfb $DISPLAY -screen 0 1920x1080x24 2> /tmp/xvfb.log & ...
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Why do images from some Tumblr pages not load, but using wget on them works?

Helping a friend out with their Internet connection because “some pages won’t load”, I noticed that the problem was that the images of certain blogs' image posts weren’t loading on the browser. I ...
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Ssh chronos@localhost without ALWAYS having developer mode on

I have an older samsung chromebook that I use for schoolwork, and I like having access to its root, but the problem is that my roommates also use the chromebook and they do not know how to get around ...
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How do I remove the message bar saying “For quick access, place your bookmarks…”

At the top of my Chromium (Ubuntu) window, there is a bar saying "For quick access, place your bookmarks here on the bookmarks bar. Import bookmarks now..." I do not want a bookmarks bar at all. How ...
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I can't get Flash enabled on Chromium version 42.0.2307.0 (64-bit) running on Windows 8.1 (64-bit)

When I go back to youtube, I keep getting the "Adobe Flash Player is required to display some elements on this page" Install plug-in button. I click on the Problems installing link and a message ...
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No Flash Player in Chromium on OSX

Few days ago I switched from Firefox to Chromium. I really liked it, but it has one minor issue. I can't make it run flash. I followed this article, but there is no Flash Player entry on my about:...
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Where are Chromium extensions stored on Ubuntu Linux?

I'm using the Google Chrome Dev Editor app as a Chromium extension. My platform is Ubuntu 14.04 (trusty) with the LXDE desktop. I need to change some basic configuration such as the indentation size ...
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Chrome autofill: Email address I've never used or heard of

I've just experienced a weird issue with Google Chrome's autofill function. After clicking on an email form field on a web page I'm currently developing locally (!) I was suggested an email address I ...
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Does a website I visit know which Chrome extensions I have installed? [duplicate]

I’m just curious to know how much a site can find out about my computer setup. Can they see the chrome extensions I use? I know they know my OS, screen size, IP location and a few other ones, but what ...
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How can I disable the “Chromium didn’t shut down correctly” message when my browser opens?

I am running Chromium 39 on Ubuntu 14.04, on a single-board computer (ODROID U3, though I believe the question is applicable to Chromium on any Ubuntu system and possibly other Linux distros as well). ...
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How can I install older versions of Adobe Flash on Chrome?

I've found this, but is it the correct way to install a Flash plugin for Chrome? I preferably want to try v11 or 12
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Comodo Dragon browser does not open pdf files

I am using Comodo Dragon browser on Windows 8.1 and whenever I open a pdf file it automatically prompts me to choose a location for saving the file, instead of opening it within it as I wish. How may ...
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Bypass Chromium Logon / User / Password Prompt using Raspberry PI

I am trying to setup a display without a mouse/keyboard using a raspberry pi in a kind of "kiosk" mode. The page I want to be loaded is a Microsoft Reporting Services page which requires windows ...
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Cannot launch Chromium after rebooting

I accidentally switched off my computer earlier. After rebooting, I tried to launch Chromium browser as usual, but it did not open. I got this message: [3634:3634:1114/223101:ERROR:...
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Chromium browser will not work when in located on network drive

I downloaded the Chromiun browser from https://download-chromium.appspot.com/. It seems to work fine without installing it - just unzip the folder and open chrome.exe and everything just works without ...
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Opera Next (Chromium?) actions for keybinds

As you most likely know, you can't customize short cuts in Opera Next and that creates all kinds of difficulties to users who are trying to migrate from old Opera. Currently, there is way to ...
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Why can my VMware Win8 guest system not paste from Chromium's clipboard when it works for all other applications?

I am running a Win8.1 guest in VMware Player 6.03 on an Ubuntu 14.04 host system. The Win 8.1 virtual machine can access text copied from Firefox, gedit, gnome-terminal and other applications, but not ...
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Running Chromium on FreeBSD without window manager

I want to run Chromium in full-screen on FreeBSD immediately when the system boots (with no graphical environment), i.e. straight from the standard text-mode boot process to a full screen Chromium ...