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Chromium is the open-source version of Google Chrome.

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Move status bar to the right in Chrome

I use a web site which has a very important part there, hidden behind the status bar when it appears. It drives me crazy to have to put the mouse pointer over it to be able to read what's behind. Is ...
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How do I arrange/sort the bookmarks in chrome

I am facing a wierd issue where I cannot arrange the bookmarks on my bookmarks bar. I have three items Old (Folder), Samles (Link), Firefox (Folder). I want to have folders first and then links, as ...
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Google chrome did not shutdown correctly

I get the "Google chrome did not shutdown correctly" message every time I reboot my computer. I'm using: Google chromium 8.0.552 KDE 4.5.4 I believe this has something to do with chrome not ...
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Changing the contents of the New Tab page

How can I disable some sections of "New tab" contents in Chromium (not Chrome)?
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How can I install both chrome and chromium on same ubuntu environment

Is it possible to install both chrome and chromium on same ubuntu environment? I would like to experiment new features in chromium but want to keep chrome on daily use. Thank you.
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Exporting search bookmarks in Chromium

Is it possible to export my Chromium search bookmarks to Opensearch format?
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What are the differences between Google Chrome and Chromium (especially with respect to privacy)?

What are the differences between Google Chrome and Chromium (especially with respect to privacy)? The Google Chrome Privacy Notice lists the information Google receives when you use Google Chrome. ...
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Disable Chrome search on invalid urls

How can I prevent Chrome/Chromium from searching via the address bar unless I explicitly start with "?" or any other keyword? I'm trying to avoid searches where I'd rather have an error message ...
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Chromium Downloading Filenames with Spaces

I am downloading files from Chromium 7.0 on Ubuntu 10.10. If the filename contains spaces, then it doesn't open the file correctly. Chromium seems to pass on the filename unescaped, so most ...
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MozBackup for Google Chrome

A silly question really, but is there something like MozBackup(1) for Google Chrome/Chromium? (1) - it is a little tool which picks up your Firefox settings (settings, passwords, bookmarks, browsing ...
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Delete Auto-Complete Entries in Chromium

I have tried the solution to remove auto-complete entries mentioned here, but it doesn't seem to work for me. I'm using Chromium 7.0 on Ubuntu 10.10. I've tried delete, shift+delete, ctrl+delete and ...
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Set Chromium to always automatically translate all languages

Is there any way to set Chromium to always automatically translate websites in all languages so I don't have to do "Always translate websites in LANGUAGE" every time I come across a website in a new ...
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Where can I get Chromium binaries?

I want to have Chromium on my Windows machine, but I find only instructions how to make it from sources on official site. Are there any official pre-built binaries?
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What kind of filesystem is Chrome OS going to have?

I've read that it has no local storage. Does this mean no local files whatsoever, or does it just mean that there will be a limited amount of local storage that will be synced to the web somewhere? In ...
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Constant authentication popup for Outlook Web Access using Chromium [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Chrome not remembering my login details to a Sharepoint site. When accessing my company's Outlook Web Access using Chromium 6.0.472.62 on Ubuntu 10.04, I constantly get ...
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Chrome/Chromium extension for advanced configuration

There is no about:config in Chrome/Chromium, but is there an extension that opens up more ways to configure the browser? Searching for configuration, preferences, etc, in the extension page gives too ...
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Chrome doesn't open links from third-party software

I have weird problem, not latest Chrome, nor Chromium doesn't open links from third-party applications, like skype (I've tested on latest stable and latest beta versions). It's easy reproducable, if I ...
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Why can't my Chromium display Japanese characters?

I use Chromium, but it can't display Japanese characters, as you can see in the picture. Left is firefox, as you can see, it displayes the characters correctly. Chromium is on the right. This is ...
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Why does chromium open 5 differents chrome.exe processes when starting?

In my process explorer, when I launch chromium, I see 5 chrome.exe processes. How is it possible ? I though it opened a chrome.exe process per tab, but at start, my chromium window has only 1 tab.
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How do I view more than two Chromium extension icons?

I've been using Chrome[ium] for a while now, I love it. However, some things bother me a lot. One of those is that I can only see two extension icons and my Omni-bar is so big I can type a whole ...
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Do Firefox and Chromium cache media served from the localhost?

I am developing a web application and I've set up my JavaScript and CSS files to have far future expires. I send back to the client that each file was last modified a year ago and that each file ...
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How to handle SSH links with Chromium?

I currently use Chromium on a Windows XP desktop. When I click on a link prefixed with ssh:// I'd like it to run Putty, but nothing happens. How can I configure Chromium to execute Putty for such ...
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How do you get multiple rows of tabs in Google Chrome?

Is there any way to get Google Chrome to use multiple rows for tabs? I haven't been able to find an extension, or a mention of this feature coming up in a future release.
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Refresh Chrome Tab

Is there a way to refresh an opened tab of chrome (or chromium) from terminal? (using ubuntu 10.04). I need this to gedit shortcut to refresh chrome each time I save the file I am editing.
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Sync Chromium without google account

I admit it, i'm a bit paranoid.. I have come to like firefox sync together with my own sync server. Now for various reasons, I'm tempted to use Chromium (or Iron) instead. Now is there a way to have ...
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Install Chromium OS, but not from a USB

How can I install Chromium OS on my PC? I do not mean in a virtual machine, but actually a dual boot. I know you can boot from a USB, but that is not what I'm looking for. I really want to install ...
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How can i move the chromium buttons to the left in KDE4?

Can I make like this : Under KDE4? How?
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Chromium developer tools — javascript debugger and editing

I noticed that the Chrome Javascript debugger, in Chromium 6.0.467.0 (52418) Ubuntu 10.04, has the ability to /edit/ the Javascript, by double clicking the line in the Javascript viewing pane. How do ...
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Why Chromium does not open the Gmail? (reporting a certificate error)

The error I get: The server's security certificate is revoked! You attempted to reach www.google.com, but the certificate that the server presented has been revoked by its issuer. This means that ...
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chromium does not open PDFs

i use chromium 5.0.375.70 (on ubuntu 10.04) and it cannot open the PDFs in browser window, it always makes me save them. is there a solution to this? (i do not want to use google docs to view, just my ...
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Use 32bits softwares in 64bits pc within a virtual box?

I know I can't use 32bits softwares in a 64bits pc, but what about within Sun Virtual Box? -- update Sorry! Ok, so I can, now stop voting me down! :)
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It is possible to launch Chrome(Chromium) from OpenSolaris?

It is possible to launch Chrome(Chromium) from OpenSolaris? Who succeed to launch?
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How to change the PDF reader of Chrome on Linux

It seems Chromium uses xdg-open to open PDF files. How do I change it to another PDF reader? I'm using Linux Mint 8 LXDE.
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Bookmark panel in Chrome/Chromium like in Firefox

I really would like to use Chrome/Chromium, but what I am missing hardly is a bookmark panel, which is shown all the time, like in Firefox and in most other browsers. By "bookmark panel" I mean the ...
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I upgraded to ubuntu lucid and now flash won't work in chrome

I just upgraded to lucid, and now flash won't work in chrome (though it works in firefox). I even switched over to the dev channel, which supposedly has flash built in, but it still doesn't work.
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Why does Chromium run so slow in portable mode?

I am using Chromium on a flash drive through LiberKey and it does everything I want it to do as far as syncing my Chrome bookmarks from home, etc. But it's soooooo slow. If I open more than 1 tab, or ...
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Linux Mplayer Instead of flash any distro/browser

The thing is that flash sucks for linux on 64-bit, performance vice. Due to this I actually download every clip to a temp folder and play the file while it's being downloaded with mplayer. This works ...
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Browsers not responding

A strange thing started to happen to my computer yesterday, and I can not recall installing anything new or updating anything the last few days either. It was first the browser, Chromium, that started ...
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Any free download manager for Linux compatible with Chromium [closed]

Right now I have no other choice but to open the desired link in Firefox and then download it with DownThemAll! It would be great to find an alternative to DownThemAll! for Chrome.
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hide toolbar buttons in Chrome / Chromium

Am a large keyboard user, and I've never hit back/forward/refresh or the favourite buttons on my browsers. Within safari, I can modify each of the buttons that appear. I wish in Chrome to only be ...
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Firefox search from URL bar

Chrome, at least in the nightlies, has a feature that recognizes searchable websites such as wikipedia and Google Images when you start typing their URL, and lets you search them from the URL bar with ...
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Chromium - open with home pages “pinned”

I'm using the latest PPA Chromium under Ubuntu and I really like the "Pinned" tabs idea. Anyone know of a way to have my home pages open as pinned tabs automatically?
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Launch Chrome as application

I am writing a web app. I would like the users to be able to launch a Chromium browser (SRWare Iron) without an address bar or tabs, just a frame. Is it possible? How would I go about doing so?
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How can I stop Chromium from putting focus in the address bar when using the up arrow key to scroll to the top of a page?

This is bugging me. I'm at a web page, any web page, and I am scrolling back to the top of the page with the up arrow key as I tend to do when browsing a page and once I get to the top of the page if ...
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Is it possible to get QuakeLive on Linux running in Chromium? [closed]

I know it works with Firefox and have used it that way. But is it possible to move some plugins around and get it working under Chromium?
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How do you enable flash for Chromium running under Linux?

I understand that the Linux builds of Chromium are still very alpha, but I'd like to enable the flash capabilities. How do I get flash working in Chromium?