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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 chrome://chrome/...
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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): Gtk-...
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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 : http://peter.sh/experiments/chromium-command-line-...
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Red and blue are swapped on Youtube

Since Sunday (April 1st), red and blue are sometimes swapped when I watch videos on YouTube. Examples are "Peeling Apple Like A Boss" (blue arms and apple) or, to my dismay, the famous Red vs. Blue ...
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Does anyone know a Chrome extension for search/replace using regular expressions? [closed]

I want a Chrome extension that can do text replacements using regular expressions. Does anyone know one?
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How can I fix chromium-browser's “Aw, Snap!” bug without loosing ALL of my user profile?

I'm getting the "Aw, Snap!" bug quite often these days when trying to watch videos with chromium-browser on ubuntu 11.10. The help page says that my user profile is broken, and while creating a new ...
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Where can I download Chromium-browser for Windows? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Where can I get chromium binaries? Where can I download Chromium-browser for Windows builds? Not on the website. In major Linux distros it's easy, binaries are usually in ...
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Chromium nightly build location

Until recently (last month I would say), you could find the Chromium nightly builds at this address: http://build.chromium.org/f/chromium/snapshots/ However, it looks like there is nothing there ...
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Open chromium/chrome with native borders only sometimes?

I use chromium on my laptop where I (mostly) use xmonad as my window manager. With this the "compact border" option is next to useless and wastes space, so I don't want it. But when I use a non-...
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Web browser without HDD access

I'm wondering if there is a way to disable all browsing-related drive access (history, cookie jar, disk caches) in either Firefox or Google Chromium (Linux). Basically, I'm running this on a laptop, ...
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Is there a Chrome extension like DownloadHelper for Firefox? [closed]

I search something like DownloadHelper, a tool to download Flash videos. It should work on Chromium (Linux). Any link?
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Chromium Popup/Context Menu artifacts intermitently won't go away

I'm running Chromium 18.0.997.0 (Developer Build 116462 Linux) Ubuntu 11.10 and occasionally when I open a context menu it will leave an artifact on the screen that is always above any application and ...
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Is there a way to hide single bookmarks or bookmark folders in Google Chrome (or Chromium)?

In Opera I can choose to hide bookmarks and bookmark folders from the bookmark bar, is this also possible with Google Chrome or Chromium? As a workaround I put all the bookmarks I don't want to see ...
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Can I customize Chrome / Chromium interface elements?

I've done a some searching and haven't seen a great solution for this yet. I want to customize some of the Chromuim UI elements. For example, hide location bar, hide tab bar, hide scroll bars, etc. I'...
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Customize Chromium for a smaller tab/address bar?

I've got a 1024x600 display on my laptop that, while large enough for most of my activities (I'm running a pretty heavily customized XMonad setup) is cramped for web browsing. I've done a lot to make ...
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How to save a web page as MHT in chrome?

How do you save a web page as .mht in Chrome? I have Chromium 18. It's supposed to be possible but I can't figure out how...
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Is there an equivalent chromium extension for Image Toolbar Firefox Add-ons?

Still using firefox because can't find Image Toolbar add-ons for Chrome / Chromium. For those who don't know what Image toolbar is: it is providing toolbar on mouse hover displaying icon for saving ...
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How can I prevent a portable Chromium from saving settings to the hard disk?

I have a USB flash drive with a nightly version of Chromium on it. It's meant to run on somebody's computer without the need of installing Chromium on it. The problem is that it's still saving the ...
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detect the start of Flash videos

I like to turn my music off when I start watching Flash videos. It used to be that Flash videos were cached in /tmp, so I could watch for them with inotify: sorghum:~% incrontab -l /tmp IN_CREATE /...
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Chromium to Chrome on Linux

I'm on Ubuntu 11.04 and I'd like to move from Chromium to Google Chrome. Is there a way in which I could import my profile, plugins, history, etc. from Chromium to Chrome, so as to be able to "...
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Any keyboard shortcut for “Back” in Chromium browser?

Is there a keyboard shortcut for "Back" in Chromium browser? I thought the Backspace key usually works, but it doesn't. On Ubuntu 11.10.
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Chromium ignores user data relocation command line switch?

I'm trying to make Chromium portable, and according to this page I have to add --user-data-dir=<dir> as a command line-switch to chromium in order to use a custom directory to save personal data....
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How to change the spell checking language in Chromium?

When write I need spell checking in Danish or English (one at a time, not both at the same time), but changing from one language to the other is not working well for me. Example: Writing an email in ...
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Prevent a cookie from expiring when the browser is closed?

How do I prevent cookies from expiring when my browser is closed?
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How to recover Chromium bookmarks after reinstall?

I've had Windows with Chromium installed. Say it was on disk (A). My hardware crashed so I bought a brand new PC with a new disk (B). I've installed Chromium and I'd like to know if there's a way to ...
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How to disable “Unresponsive page” warning in Chromium?

I’m using Chrome on Linux to develop a GWT application, and every time I’m stepping through the debugger Chrome complains that the page is unresponsive (which is normal). It’s getting very annoying. ...
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Keyboard friendly download manager for chrome

I've been trying to use chrome lately, but just I can't get over the lack of keyboard navigation support. I've managed to improve in-page navigation with the use of extensions, but I'm still very much ...
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Chromium: The Hunt [closed]

Where do I download Chromium? It seems unnecessarily confusing. Why isint there a big download button on the Chromium website? Chromium Download Link: http://www.chromium.org/getting-involved/...
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Temporarily disable Javascript for inactive Chrome tabs (except for whitelisted urls) - until active again?

I often am researching stuff, and need lots of tabs open but Chrome can get very slow. I notice that often memory seems to be increasing for chrome processes - even ones I am not interacting with. I ...