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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 ...
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Debian 7 and chromium - java not working

Using debian 7, with chromium as my browser, I got jdk6-64 bit installed on my debian But my chromium won't run java applets, it's saying it's missing on each website that try to run java. How do I ...
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Resolution Test chrome extension not working?

Browser: Chromium version 28.something OS: Ubuntu 12.04 I tried Window resizer earlier and now resolution test. None of them worked. Whats the issue. Both the extensions have got 4.5 rating. Is it ...
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Change chromium duplicate save file naming

When I save a duplicate file in chromium, the name gets set to "<filename> (<num>)". Is it possible to change this to "<filename>_<num>" somehow?
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Chromium Omnibox not showing search suggestions?

Chromium omnibox is not showing suggestions, i have checked the settings, prediction is enabled. When i changed the search engine to bing it was working fine with suggestions but when i revert back ...
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Way to force Google Chrome (28) to use space-saving menu design [duplicate]

Since Chrome updated to Version 26 it uses per default a menu design (options, contex menu & fav folder) that needs a litte bit more space. New design: http://i.imgur.com/OZIhdgy.png Old design: ...
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Install Chromium (not Google Chrome) on Linux

I downloaded a rar archive from https://download-chromium.appspot.com/ but I can't seem to install it properly, or even get it to work. I had no problem on Windows but on Linux I do not have a clue ...
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Show no top panel for Chromium using Gnome 3

I am running the new Fedora 19 release, so I am using Gnome 3. I also do use Chromium and I would like to remove the top bar for Chromium as it only shows the title information of the currently ...
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Warning popups that direct to 3rd party sites

Lately, I've been getting warning popups on my browser (latest version of Chromium) that notify me that my Java version of the current browser is outdated and needs to be updated. What's alarming to ...
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Firefox Integration with Chrome (Google Accounts)

Normally I use Chrome or Chromium to browse the web and I love that it keeps all my preferences, history, passwords, bookmarks, extensions and preferences synced across computers using my Google ...
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I am having problems duel booting Chromium OS(hexxeh) and W8

I have a Lenevo YogaPad 13 with w8 on it. I just downloaded the latest Chromium OS build from Hexxeh http://chromeos.hexxeh.net/ and would like to duel boot it with w8. I followed the instructions he ...
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how to access linux shell on Chromium

I have a Google chrome computer, which I'd like to install Dropbox on. Dropbox provides instructions for installing on Linux here https://www.dropbox.com/install?os=lnx, however, I need to figure out ...
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How to Print to Save as PDF from a command line with Chrome or Chromium

Can I print to destination "Save as PDF" from a command line with Chrome or Chromium? I'd like to be able to automatically convert html files to PDF with Chrome's built-in functionality.
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Raspberry Pi: open browser using bash and crontab

I'm trying to setup a simple bash script. I want to open the browser. chromium-browser <url> works if I do it in the cli or in the bash script if I run the script by ./scrpt. But if I put ...
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Using pandoc, dzslides and mathjax only works with Firefox

I'm trying to create dzslides with pandoc (v. 1.9.4.2) that contain equations which I want to be rendered by mathjax. Consider the following example: % $\TeX$ test % John Doe % March 22, 2013 ## ...
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Chrome - disable Flash Player popup

Is there a way how to get rid of the annoying Flash Player popup in Chrome? I don't have flash installed and do not want to have. Version 25.0.1364.160 Ubuntu 12.04 (25.0.1364.160-0ubuntu0.12.04.1) ...
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Customize Chrome settings page

This is normal Chrome settings page: I customized this page using simple edit in Chrome developer tools like this: I want my chrome settings page in this way. So I'm trying to keep this setting ...
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What features will be removed from Chromium?

From what I understand, the Chromium web browser will ditch a lot of Google's code, but I don't understand what features will be purged. The announcement is too technical for me; is there a list of ...
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Prevent white screen before loading page in chromium?

When a page doesn't load immediately, Chromium and every other browser I tried display a white screen before they get a response from it: Even though chrome://settings/personal says it's using the ...
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Stop Chrome from downloading and keeping multiple copies of the same file

For example, everytime I click on the same attachment in Gmail it downloads a new copy and renames it to something like file(x).bar where x is the current number of copies. Is there any way to get it ...
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Why does Chromium connect to Google on startup?

I installed Chromium on Ubuntu from the official repositories. I disabled everything in the "Privacy" section am not logged in set my default search to duckduckgo set my first page to an empty tab ...
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How to hide the tab bar in Google Chrome

I'd like to hide the tab bar when there's only one tab opening. Because I open 4 windows so 4 tab bar actually takes quite a lot screen real estate. I use Google Chrome the Linux version.
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Starting browser automatically from script (not from Autostart/Desktop) in Lubuntu 12.04

I have a miniPC running Lubuntu 12.04. As of now it logins automatically & I am able to bring up the Chromium browser by adding a chromium-browser.desktop file in .config/Autostart/ folder. ...
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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 ...