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WhatsApp Web cannot send image on Chromium [migrated]

I am somewhat peer-pressured into using WhatsApp and I try to use it on the Linux desktop because I can have a decent keyboard at least. Using WhatsApp Web in Firefox works, except that it seems a ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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.) ...
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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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No Flash Player in Chromium on OSX

Few days ago I switched from Firefox to Chromium. I really liked it, but it has one minor issue. I can't make it run flash. I followed this article, but there is no Flash Player entry on my ...
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How to launch Chrome with explicit “hardware acceleration” setting?

There is an advanced setting in Google Chrome to toggle "hardware acceleration." On a Mac, I want to be able to choose whether Chrome launches with this option on or off. Any way to do this? (from ...
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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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Ways to manage & automate Chromium updates?

Here I am specifically asking about Chromium and not Google Chrome. What are the differences between Google Chrome and Chromium (especially with respect to privacy)? Google Chrome {closed source} ...
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Open link in new tab - Pop-up Blocked

Why does Chromium block Ctrl+Click any link on http://www.amd.com as if it were a pop-up? Using: Chromium 44.0.2403.89 in Ubuntu 15.04 (no extensions) Also, I noticed this on other pages as well ...
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Ssh chronos@localhost without ALWAYS having developer mode on

I have an older samsung chromebook that I use for schoolwork, and I like having access to its root, but the problem is that my roommates also use the chromebook and they do not know how to get around ...
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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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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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Can I force a web page to use its full desktop layout when displayed in a small browser window?

For example, when viewing this question at Biostars in a window covering half my screen horizontally, the page defaults to some kind of mobile-like layout: When I expand the window to cover around ...
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Installing and running QUIC toy server on Windows

As the title says, I'm trying to install and run the QUIC toy server on my Windows computer. I have followed the instructions from here and everything is compiled. The first problem I'm having is ...
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WebRTC on Raspberry Pi 2

We are trying to run WebRTC in a browser on the Pi, but we won´t get it working. IceWeasel or Chromium won´t show any video stream, just blank windows. We are using Raspbian right now as the operating ...
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Comodo Dragon browser does not open pdf files

I am using Comodo Dragon browser on Windows 8.1 and whenever I open a pdf file it automatically prompts me to choose a location for saving the file, instead of opening it within it as I wish. How may ...
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Why apt-get purge doesn't clear Chromium .config and .cache

I have installed Chrome (chromium) in the Ubuntu environment, using either apt-get install, Ubuntu Software Center or via regular apt-get upgrade (I have also installed chrome from the official site ...
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How to exit the Chromium search bar without using the mouse?

On Linux Mint 17.2 I have chromium-browser installed. The shortcut C-l (Control + lowercase L) causes the address/search bar to be highlighted. I would like to know if there's a shortcut or technique ...
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Chrome deletes all my cookies, saved passwords, etc

Chrome seems to keep deleting my data without asking me. I haven't run CCleaner or anything similar. How can I fix this? edit: Now using Chromium. Issue persists.
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Flash won't install on Chromium

I'm trying to install Flash on Chromium but it's not working. When I go here it says that Flash is installed, but disabled. When I try to go to chrome://plugins/ Flash isn't listed as being installed. ...
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Can I configure Chrome to tolerate weak Diffie Hellman keys?

I'm at an airport (read: captive portal) and Chrome on my laptop refuses to visit the guest portal because the server has been configured to use https only but has not been configured to use a strong ...
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Chromium version of firefox config to force sites to use default font

In firefox there's an option called "Allow sites to use their own fonts instead of those I selected" or similar. In chromium even with the advanced font settings it's not anywhere I can see. I have ...
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Empty select box on chromium / debian

On chromium/ debian, sometimes, select boxes are empty, as you can see: whereas, on another browser, iceweasel (eg firefox), the select box appears correctly. Even on chromium, this problem is ...