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I keep getting logged out of Google [on hold]

I keep getting logged out of Gmail and other Google services (but not YouTube). It happens at random times--sometimes entering my password takes me immediately straight to the password box, sometimes ...
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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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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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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 ...
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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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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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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 ...
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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 ...
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Remove banner about missing Google API keys

Recently I installed Chromium as a Google-free alternative to Chrome. Now every time I run Chromium it shows me a yellow banner telling me that I need to set some Google API keys. I realize that I ...
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How do I resolve Chromium: DNS_PROBE_FINISHED_NXDOMAIN when DNS appears to be working normally outside Chromium?

I am using the Chromium web broswer on OpenSUSE 13.2. Occasionally I encounter an issue where trying to access any website results in a DNS_PROBE_FINISHED_NXDOMAIN error. This error persists on all ...
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Force Chrome to open new tabs in specific window

I have a separate Chrome window for time tracking using toggl.com. When other applications open new Chrome tabs, I would like those new tabs to open in my main Chrome window, not in the separate ...
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Chromium Speech-Recognition: Unable to set hw params for CAPTURE (Microphone)

I'm trying to get the Chromium Speech-Recognition working. I'm starting Chromium with the following command: chromium-browser --kiosk --incognito https://my.url --alsa-input-device=plughw:1 But the ...
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single tab bar on chrome dev tools

recent chrome/chromium versions separate the dev tools into two bars. the top one with Elements, Network, Sources, etc and the bottom one with Console, Emulation, Rendering. This is nothing but a ...
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Baidu browser unable to connect due to error 137

I am having trouble with Baidu (previously Spark) browser. Everything is ok with both Chrome and Firefox, but with Baidu browser I am getting the error message: "Baidu Browser meet an internet ...
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How can I make a specific bookmark from Desktop start in another browser but the standard one?

For specific url's I'm using Chromium browser. My default browser is Firefox and should remain so. But a few URL's I'd like to directly start in Chromium. How do I do that? I'm also using a Dock ...
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Chrome Sync w/o Chrome

I use Chrome on my Linux computer as well as on my Nexus 5. Is there a way I could access my bookmarks, history and open tabs from Chrome Sync on my Raspberry Pi (Chrome is too heavy) or on my server ...
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Chromium plugin directory location?

I am trying to find the folder where Chromium stores plugins on Debian platforms. Does anyone know where this is?
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How do I remove the message bar saying “For quick access, place your bookmarks…”

At the top of my Chromium (Ubuntu) window, there is a bar saying "For quick access, place your bookmarks here on the bookmarks bar. Import bookmarks now..." I do not want a bookmarks bar at all. How ...
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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 fully remove chromium browser

In trying to remove Chromium. I found several instances in Regedit and removed them....but I found two more and was unsure if it was ok to remove them. They are attached. The Chromium page no ...
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How to sync bookmarks (favourites) between Google Chrome and Chromium

I'm new to the world of Raspberry 2 and Linux and I have install Chromium on the Raspberry. I did this because I thought it would be a good way to access my Google Chrome Bookmarks (Favourites). ...
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Steam client behaving differently when started using runas on Windows 7

I sometime use the Steam client, for Valve games, by logging into a particular unprivileged account, and at other times use it by starting it on that account using runas, while logged into a different ...
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Chrome OS auto run command periodically?

Is it possible to make a command run every 2.5 hours on a Chromebook with a script or something? Also can I make this script start on startup every time?
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How to sort extension in the Chrome Web Store?

The Google Chrome Web Store seems like a disaster to me. I cannot make sense of it. How can you sort extensions by popularity? By rating? By amount of downloads? By newest? By recently updated? Am ...
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Iceweasel thinks my client certificate is a server certificate; Chromium thinks it's an “other” certificate

I have a client certificate from StartCom. I recently reinstalled my OS and have to re-add the client certificate to Iceweasel in order to gain access to the control panel. I have a backup of the ...
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ERR_SPDY_PROTOCOL_ERROR in Google Chrome

I've gone 2 days trying to figure this problem out myself before getting in touch with you guys about it. One computer on my network is getting the above error when trying to access a page on my CMS. ...
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Google-chrome crashes on Ubuntu 12.04

I am running chrome inside Xvfb session. I am using Google Chrome 40.0.2214.91 version. I am using the following commands to run it: Xvfb $DISPLAY -screen 0 1920x1080x24 2> /tmp/xvfb.log & ...
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Why does Chromium take up so much space when built from source?

When I build the Chromium browser from source, the size of the final "out" folder is about 60-62 gigabytes. Yet when I download and install either Chromium or Chrome using a binary file (which ...
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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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How can I get rid of Chromium?

How can I get rid of Chromium? I have already tried to get rid of it by using the control panel. I went to the programs list, selected Chromium, and hit uninstall. The computer said it had a problem, ...
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Fonts partially faded in Chromium in linux

On CNN.com the font they use doesn't display correctly in Fedora linux, whereas in Windows it's fine. Parts of the letters are faded & the lines they're made of aren't connected where they should ...
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Redirect URLs in Chrome?

Is there any extension to Chrome that will let me force a URL from a particular domain to be redirected to another domain? (E.g. Redirect http://www.google.com to https://encrypted.google.com.) ...