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Is it possible to automatically install Flash with Chromium?

I'm making an application that will run on a browser. Our employees use Google Chrome as their default browser. To make the application independent of the Google Chrome browser, I would like to use ...
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How do I modify Chromium's default data directory?

I believe I somehow messed up my user profile directories with my Chromium installation. Every time I launch Chromium, it tells me: Chromium cannot read and write to its data directory: ...
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How Can I Keep Chrome/Chromium Settings In Sync For Different Windows Accounts?

I am using the snapshots (development) version of Chromium, available at: http://commondatastorage.googleapis.com/chromium-browser-snapshots/index.html?path=Win/ I would also like to clarify what I ...
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Raspberry Pi Chromium can't find webpage on boot

We have a raspberry pi in our office which boots directly into the browser using a line in the .profile file as follows xinit /usr/bin/chromium --kiosk --incognito internalsite.internal.com And a ...
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--explicitly-allowed-ports equivalent chromium on linux

I need chromium on a raspberry pi to be able to browse to a website residing on a arbitary port "111" in this case. However chromium complains (I understand for good reason). However I need to get ...
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Enable Chrome omnibox suggestions without instant search

I can't figure out how to enable Chromium/Chrome omnibox suggestions, while keeping instant search off. Just the way it can be done in Google Web Search web interface. Am I missing something?
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fullscreen xinit raspberry pi

I can start chromium from a xinit command xinit /usr/bin/chromium --kiosk www.google.co.uk And it boots into the browser but it is not using the full width of my screen. The browser appears on the ...
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Where to submit fixes and ideas to the Chromium project?

Yes, it is open source but in a way Google develops it behind closed doors then release it to the public. You really not have much to say about what goes into the product, right? Where to submit ...
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How to stop annoying zooming sound in Google Chrome?

As soon as I launch Google Chrome or another Chromium based browser, I can hear a constant annoying zooming/buzzing sound. I don't have this problem with IE, Firefox, Safari or Opera. I tried several ...
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How to start a Chromium extension directly from a shortcut or command in Ubuntu?

I want to run "Chat for Google" (Use the Chat for Google extension to connect and communicate.) Chrome/Chromium extension directly using a command or short cut in Ubuntu. (I know how to create ...
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Automatically download PDFs with Chromium?

Every time I try to download a PDF document with Chromium, it asks me the following question: This type of file can harm your computer. Do you want to keep 'file.pdf' anyway? [Discard] [Keep] ...
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Is it possible to print a webpage (ipython notebook) to a PDF with a single infinitely long page?

I have an ipython notebook with a great deal of graphs and comments in markdown cells. I'd like to export this notebook to a pdf file, and so far I've managed to do so by selecting print to file from ...
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The Chrome Web Store doesn't support Chromium on Debian “Squeeze” or other very old Chrome versions. What's the workaround?

I'm running Debian Linux "Squeeze" 6.0.6. Squeeze is stable but changes very slowly. It includes Chromium (similar to Google Chrome) 6.0. The Chrome Web Store doesn't show the "Add to Chrome" button ...
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How do I set Chromium Portable as my default browser in Windows 7? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Set default browser to be Portable Chrome on Windows 7? There is not an option to set it as the default browser in the browser settings (it is not the same as Chrome). ...
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“Google Profile.ico” not created

I created a new profile in Google Chrome Version 24.0.1312.40 beta-m. Unlike other profiles, it did not get a custom desktop icon with its profile icon over the Chrome icon ("Google Profile.ico"). I ...
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I am getting Chrome Update error though I am using Chromium [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What are the differences between Google Chrome and Chromium (especially with respect to privacy)? After researching, I came to know that Google Chrome built on chromium, ...
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Is it possible to get truly portable Chrome that ignores registry policies?

I work in a company that has lately deployed a GPO that disables all sync capabilities of Chrome. Thus I cannot "login" into Chrome, have no extensions, and the bookmarks don't sync. I managed to ...
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Multiple instances of chromium browser

When I start chromium with proxy, the rest of these instances would use a proxy as well. Is there a way to run multiple instances together? Just that chromium doesn't act like firefox, that you could ...
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Chrome browser rendering unpredictable mobile layout

I am having a very hard time debugging this issue, I may as well find out if others have seen anything similar. I am finding that Webkit browsers are rendering extra space in a stacked menu I'm using ...
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How to set custom DNS server for Chrome browser?

I have local DNS server thats resolve all urls *.domain.tld to 127.0.0.1. Also I have the production server with same address *.domain.tld. They have the same names, because subdomains are interact ...
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How to configure Gmail to open mailto-links in on-site compose window?

I'm trying to make Gmail open a small compose window on the actual site containing the mailto-link, instead of opening a new tab. I don't even know if this is possible. My setup makes searching for ...
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Is there a command line switch for Chrome to disable external protocol handlers (e.g. tel:/)

I need this when running automated Selenium (Geb) tests. Right now Chrome always pops up a dialog box asking me what to do. I just want it to do nothing instead. Is there such a switch?
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Installing software to /usr/opt/ - needs permission to run the software?

I'm trying to manually update chromium with Chromium Updater. It gives me a chrome-linux.zip. You can extract that, then run /.chrome to run it, it runs fine. Now the question is - where do I ...
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Why does Chromium say every page has insecure content?

A lot of people seem to be having this problem, and few are getting concrete answers. Why does Chromium say every page has insecure content?
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Ubuntu Chromium bookmark icons blank

Ever so often I load Chromium and it refuses to load my profile. Now that doesn't happen any more but since then it refuses to load the icons for my bookmarks which, if you look at the attached pic, ...
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Using secure proxies with Google Chrome

Whenever I use a secure proxy with Google Chrome I get ERR_PROXY_CERTIFICATE_INVALID, I tried a lot of different scenarios and versions. The certificate I'm using a self-signed certificate: openssl ...
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Chromium always starts as floating in awesome.wm

I'm using awesome as window manager for a small surf&info terminal. Chromium is started directly after login on the first workspace and should be displayed fullscreen. I've set the layout of all ...
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What is the new “Actions” button in Chrome for?

It looks like a plus (+) symbol and when I click it nothing happens. Here's a screenshot. Notice the "+" button inside the address bar: Open the screenshot in a new tab to see the full size. ...
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Run chromium-browser on Linux with fullscreen and application modes ON

Some time ago the Chromium-browser was supporting a so called "kiosk mode", which could start Chromium in fullscreen and removed unnecessary titlebar and some other UI components. Right now it looks ...
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Java applet class never found

I am having a problem with the java plugins of all three major browsers: chromium, firefox and Internet Explorer. The issue is that applets will always fail to load and yield errors no matter what ...
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Setting http_proxy for Chromium in shell

In order to set proxy in Chromium browser, one needs to go to Settings → Under the Hood → Change Proxy Settings → Network Proxy. It's too complicated. How do I set http_proxy in shell? I've ...
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Adding Chrome/Chromium Extension to Multiple to Multiple User Profiles

I am running alpha builds of Chromium (currently Version 21.0.1173.0 (141668)) on Mac OS X 10.6.8 updated. I do not mean user profiles associated with OS user accounts. I specifically mean add the ...
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Chrome/Chromium Extensions Error

When I start Chrome, I sometimes get a little ! (exclamation mark) on the tools popup menu. When I open the menu, there is a new entry "Extensions Error". When I select it, it goes to ...
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Chrome extension “Speed Dial 2” does not work in incognito mode — why?

I installed the chrome extension Speed Dial 2. Although I ticked the checkbox "Allow in incognito" under chrome://chrome/extensions, but it does not work (works in normal mode). When a new tab is ...
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Can't install extensions in Chromium browser now

I'm running Arch Linux, latest Chromium doesn't seem to accept extension installations: How should I work it out ?
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Debugging freeze in chromium

I am experiencing frequent hangs while typing in omnibox (location bar). There was similar kind of issue(segfaulted) earlier too which was a widespread bug. It happened due to compiling chromium ...
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Chromium repository for Debian

I am in need of a Debian repository that serves more up-to-date versions of Chromium than the official Debian ones (last time I checked testing and unstable only had Chromium 21). Or not even that, ...
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chrome search in page: accented characters

Searching text inside a webpage (with ctrl-f) for an accented character, for instance è, chromium finds all occurrences of è, é and e. Similarly, searching e finds è and é as well. While it is an ...
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How do I access/edit the Chrome user avatar images?

By which I mean the files which are referenced as chrome://theme/IDR_PROFILE_AVATAR_X I have identified the icon used as being %APPDATA%/Local/Chromium/User Data/Profile X/Google Profile.ico But ...
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How do I run Chromium on Ubuntu Server

I am running ubuntu server (no gui). I am trying to run Chromium and somehow view the gui using another tool (vnc?) When I try to run chromium-browser I get this error: (chromium-browser:3869): ...
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Advanced Chrome/ Chromium won't set as the default browser

I've downloaded Advanced Chrome (http://browser.taokaizen.com/) and am now using it instead of Chrome. Each time I open the browser, it keeps asking me if I would like to set it as the default ...
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Equivalent chromium version

I want to know the equivalent version of chromium for the 20.0.1132.47 m chrome version Are there any way to know from wich chromium version is a given chrome version compiled?
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Command line switch to start chromium under a profile

I have two users created in Chromium, user A and user B. Is there a command line option to start Chromium with the user you want?
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All My Chromium Web Browser extensions are gone

I am running Ubuntu (Lucid) and had a problem booting up the OS after a recent set of updates. I took the "easy route" and held down the shift key during boot up and chose one of the previous kernels. ...
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How do I install a crx file on Google Chrome Dev?

I'm using Google Chrome 21 Dev and I can't install .crx files. I download them, but no popup appears asking if I want to install it. Any suggestions?
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Chromium never stops loading iGoogle

I almost always keep a tab open on google.com/ig. Recently I've noticed that the "loading" animation for that tab never stops spinning, even though the page appears to be fully loaded. Even though ...
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Java Applet Console

Can anyone tell me how to access the Java Applet Console in Chromium for Linux? I assumed there would be a Java application packaged with the JRE that would give me access through the command line, ...
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Chromium: has right-click functionality on download bar been removed?

On Linux I could right-click the download bar for options. I'm now on Windows XP SP3 with Chromium 18.0.1025.162 and it doesn't work. Has this functionality been removed or do I have to explicitly ...
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Does using DuckDuckGo on Chrome or Chromium browsers eliminate the privacy advantage? [closed]

The search engine DuckDuckGo purports to be much more private than other search engines such as Google. However, I use the Google Chromium browser which, I believe is collecting data on my web usage. ...
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Start Chromium as a single frame (no borders/gui)?

Is there a way to start Chromium (running Ubuntu latest) in a frame-only mode ? Without borders & the gui? Tried CLI switches found there : ...