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Chrome DevTools Save Changes

I do Chrome -> DevTools -> Network Conditions -> and I select a User Agent I want to use. Is there a way to store this change so that each time I open chrome it will use this user agent?
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I can't log in Chromium (I was a Chrome user before this, so should make another account or something)?

I click on profile icon at the top right-hand in chromium and enter my user and pass and click on "log in" button but the frame disappears and I'm not logged in yet, what should I do?
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How can I apply a shader to pictures loaded in chrome?

I'm planning to use a kind of contrast enhancing shader file on pictures loaded in google chrome/chromium browser. I'll try doing it without recompiling my own chromium browser if I can. I'll read if ...
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How to open a “Cached Theme.pak” in a Chrome theme CRX

I am able to open CRX files by changing the file extension to .zip, but when I am trying to get files that make up a theme, I can't find any. I'm assuming their in a file with the name "Cached Theme....
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How to change or delete the entries in the Google Bar App Launcher?

First of all: What is the Google Bar App Launcher? The little icon on the New Tab Page in the upper right corner, a small 3x3 grid symbol. This thing: You can customize this menu, i.e. ...
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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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Chromium went monochrome in Mint 17

The installation of an ad blocker has seriously changed my Chromium (Version 51.0.2704.79 on LinuxMint 17.3 (64-bit)) browser. Now, no pictures show at all, and everything is monochrome. Color appears ...
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Jumpy scrolling behavior using Chromium with my touchpad hardware buttons

I am experiencing very jumpy scrolling in Chromium. When use my touchpad hardware buttons to click anywhere on a page, and then use two fingers to scroll, the scrolling gesture will cause Chromium to ...
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Where can I download the latest stable build of Chromium 32bits for Windows?

I've been trying to find the latest stable build of Chromium 32 bits for Windows without any success. I found the 64 bits version here (51.0.2704.106 at the time of writing) : http://chromium.woolyss....
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Compile chromium not at latest git

I am trying to compile chromium. I need to compile it at the tag 51.0.2704.106 or the commit 21afa7f9b196ebd977e7215aa48ecb0effd1f8c3 . I have done the following: git init git remote add origin https:...
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Google Chrome browser turns white

My google Chrome browser PAGE turns white when I browser some sites like Instagram.. I can't notice the relationship of those sites, however I have to reload the website. Sometimes the pages blinks ...
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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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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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Chromium: ERR_CONNECTION_REFUSED on Ubuntu 16.04

For some reason, whenever I try connecting to certain webpages (ex. YouTube), Chromium always returns an error that says "ERR_CONNECTION_REFUSED". I've tried switching over to other browsers (Tor, ...
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Allow page to use camera only this time in Chrome/Chromium?

In Chrome/Chromium (version 50+), if, for instance, Hangouts asks me about webcam first time, the choice it proposes has only two options (to either forbid or allow), and when I press "Allow", browser ...
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what key(s) to hold to close a chrome tab on click, instead of selecting? (=what key must be stuck when this happens involuntarily?)

What key(s) to hold to close a chrome tab while clicking it click instead of simply selecting it? This happens on a thinkpad t430 that had a few drops of water near the touchpad a year ago, so this ...
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Reset Cache using bash

I'm trying to automate a .sh file to run every time before Chrome opens, here's what I want to do. rm -rf /home/pi/.config/chromium tar -cvf reseterfiles.tgz /home/pi/.config/ The zipped ...
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Are Firefox Nightly and Chromium Dev insecure for general use?

I was wondering about the feasibility of using Firefox Nightly or Chromium Dev channel as my primary browser. I can live with the occasional crash or broken extension, but I was wondering if they are ...
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What embedded database format is used by this Chrome extension?

Chrome extension F.B. Purity writes its data at ~/.config/chromium/Default/Local Extension Settings/ncdlagniojmheiklojdcpdaeepochckl/000003.log (not a log file despite its name). This file is a kind ...
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How can I prevent pinned tabs in Chromium from being accidentally closed?

In Firefox, when you're in a pinned tab, you cannot close the tab using Ctrl+W. However, you can in Chrome/Chromium. How can I prevent this from happening?
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Integrating a javascript framework into Chrome

Browsing github I stumbled upon this, and reading the description it says there You can use it in any JavaScript environment (Browser, Electron, Node.js). Now this got me curious. How do I ...
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chromium on computer but never installed

Chromium just appeared on my windows laptop. I never installed it. It always opens automatically when I turn my laptop on. I have tried getting rid of it. I get a message back that it is already ...
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Any good replacement for Google Chrome for Windows XP? [closed]

I've been using Google Chrome for years on my old Windows XP box. I don't like IE8 which crashes all the time and is not compatible with many sites. However, Chrome dropped support of XP and Vista ...
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Enable backspace shortcut for back in chrome

It was with disbelief that I noticed Chromium has decided to remove backspace to navigate back in browser history, a shortcut which has been established almost universally across all browsers for ...
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Chromium and Google Account login

I've download Chromium 53.0.2745.0 for Mac and I've no success in login with my Google account. I type my email, my password and the login box just closes. I tried different Google accounts, turned ...
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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 far is it safe to sign in with my Google account into Chromium?

I have been using Chrome and its Sign-In-Once-And-Forget feature for a long time to sync my history, passwords etc across devices. Now that I have switched to Ubuntu for my mainframe, I was ...
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Providing API Keys at Runtime for Chromium doesn't work

I installed Chromium for mac OS X. When I launched the browser, I got a message stating "Google api keys are missing". I followed the instructions on the "Chromium developers how-to". I have ...
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How do I use a URL path instead of a file path in an Open File dialog in Mac OSX or ChromiumOS?

In Windows 7 (and perhaps earlier), the default "Open File" dialog box allows you to type a full URL into the "File name" section as if it were a file path, e.g. "http://www.example.com/pic.gif" ...
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In KDE plasma 5, how to I create standalone launchers/desktop shortcuts to web apps like gmail?

I use two operating systems daily: Ubuntu 15.04 with the Unity desktop environment and Manjaro with KDE-plasma-5 desktop. I spend a good chunk of time in my email and it is convenient for me 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 do I change linux mint's default search in Chromium to normal?

I've used Linux Mint for over 6 months, and have been loving it until I installed Mint 11 today. Everything was great until I loaded up Chromium and saw that it only allows you to search through Mint'...
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How to set a user as a default user in chrome/chromium browser when I have multiple sign ins?

Browsers chrome and chromium let more than one user sign in using their google accounts. How can one set a particular account as the default one?
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Chromium wasting almost all my bandwidth

I'm using Chromium 49.0.2623.108 on Ubuntu 15.10, and I have noticed for the last few days that, every day, Chromium wastes almost all my bandwidth during a long part of the day (around 10 Mbps). I ...
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Installing chromium on old windows vista, asus f5nseries

I followed the guide from http://arnoldthebat.co.uk/wordpress/chromium-os/ Use 7zip to extract IMG file from the downloaded file. Use Win32 Image Writer, then select the IMG file and select the USB ...
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Where can I find a technical description of Chromium's “kiosk mode”?

I am trying to evaluate if Chromium's "kiosk mode", enabled via command-line argument, is suitable for my purposes. Where can I find an accurate technical description of the effect of the --kiosk ...
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How do I disable screen blanking on Raspberry Pi

I am running Raspbian, and I am using this as a display device for a TV in a retail centre. I run Chromium on startup with this line in .profile: xinit /usr/bin/chromium --kiosk --incognito www....
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chromium not render page when some resources unloaded for network error

I encounter some awkward problems using chromium(version 33.0.1750.149 (255236)). How to reproduce problem: open github page some img fail to load with reason net::ERR_TIMED_OUT The page stay ...
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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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How to enable Adobe Flash in Superbird browser for Windows

I've been using the portable Windows version of the Superbird browser, a chromium derivative, and can't get it to recognize the installed Adobe Flash version. The same question has already been asked ...
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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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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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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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How to prevent Chromium from scaling a bitmapped font?

[NB: The description below refers exclusively to Chromium; I have not tested any of this with Chrome, since I have no access to it. I still included [google-chrome] among the post's tags, because an ...
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Chromium: not saving password for site w/no domain

I have a development environment, so I don't have a full domain given in the URL to my development server--just a host name. My guess is this is the reason it's not saving my passwords for it. I've ...
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Strange font rendering in Chromium and Firefox

On some sites I have troubles reading text because of strange rendering. The problem is in both Chromium and Firefox on ArchLinux on a MacBook Air 11" X is configured with RGB antialiasing, but it ...
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How to make a blank page in Google Chrome at start-up?

Does Google Chrome has anything similar to about:blank page in IE and Firefox? I did not find any suitable page mentioning this? PS: I tried about:blank but it looked like Chrome is trying to load ...
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Execute chrome://view-http-cache by command line

I have a list of thousands of candidate commands of the form: chrome://view-http-cache/http... I can paste these individually into Chrome and select+paste the output text. But I'd like to do this ...
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How to make chromium remember window size and position (linux / gnome)?

When I start the chromium browser on Arch Linux with GNOME 3, it starts fullscreen. How can I achieve that chromium remembers window size and position? And is chromium or GNOME responsible for the ...
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set chromium tab option to enable “mute” by command line

Chromium has cool options. For example, I enjoy the "mute" tab feature. This can be enabled graphically by go to chrome://flags and then enable "Enable tab audio muting UI control". However, how can ...