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Cannot start chromium on vncserver without --no-sandbox option

I've got server with Debian 7.0 and I installed vnc4server with fluxbox and chromium (same happens on google chrome, though) on it. When I try to open chromium, I get this error: PID namespaces ...
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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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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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How can I detect if Chromium has crashed?

I have a machine running a webpage through chromium in a display case. When the webpage crashes and displays "He's Dead Jim" I need an automated CLI solution to re-start the browser. I'm currently ...
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Downloading and building O3D

I'm trying to get a program called O3D into my computer by following the instructions on O3D's wiki. I tried to download the project to my directory but the prompt gave me this answer: gclient is ...
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Chromium Omnibox not showing search suggestions?

Chromium omnibox is not showing suggestions, i have checked the settings, prediction is enabled. When i changed the search engine to bing it was working fine with suggestions but when i revert back ...
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Using pandoc, dzslides and mathjax only works with Firefox

I'm trying to create dzslides with pandoc (v. 1.9.4.2) that contain equations which I want to be rendered by mathjax. Consider the following example: % $\TeX$ test % John Doe % March 22, 2013 ## ...
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Chrome - disable Flash Player popup

Is there a way how to get rid of the annoying Flash Player popup in Chrome? I don't have flash installed and do not want to have. Version 25.0.1364.160 Ubuntu 12.04 (25.0.1364.160-0ubuntu0.12.04.1)
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Starting browser automatically from script (not from Autostart/Desktop) in Lubuntu 12.04

I have a miniPC running Lubuntu 12.04. As of now it logins automatically & I am able to bring up the Chromium browser by adding a chromium-browser.desktop file in .config/Autostart/ folder. ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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 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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How can i get acceleration scrolling?

I need acceleration scrolling in chromium when i press holding key "arrow up/down". Is there any extension for this feature? Google give only result for mouse scrolling.
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In Google Chrome/ Chromium net-internals events, what is “DISK_CACHE_ENTRY”?

What are the DISK_CACHE_ENTRY urls in chrome://net-internals/#events, and why are they happening when no remote resources are being asked for? A google search mostly shows bug reports and source ...
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Run chromium as different user - Cannot download files

For security purposes, I'm running chromium with a UID different from my main desktop user. user="web" xhost +SI:localuser:"$user" > /dev/null sudo -u "$user" -H -E -s -- chromium With sudo ...
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how to disable hotkeys in chromium

Everyone i am a system administrator in a company. I am making a package of chromium 39 portable and jportable to run a web application. I am looking for a way to disable right click, ctrl f4, etc......
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GitHub displaying boxes on chromium [Arch]

I am running google chromium on Arch Linux. When I go to GitHub, chromium displays little boxes instead of what is supposed to be there (Screencap: http://i.imgur.com/mta2wDD.png). GitHub displays ...
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How Do I Enable Developer Mode on Chromium OS Build Running from a USB Stick?

I've been interested in Chromebooks and Chrome OS for a while. Upon learning about the existence of openly available PC-compatible builds of the OS via ArnoldTheBat, I'd figure I'd get a first-hand ...
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Chrome: can you configure its “failed to load resource” timeout?

I noticed that when I enter a domain for which Chrome (and Chromium) has a client rule to block certain resources from loading (therefore giving a "Failed to load resource: net::ERR_BLOCKED_BY_CLIENT" ...
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Chromium developer tools - save resource from page

I'm working on an app that generates different json responses (both name and content) whenever a specific URL is hit. As an example, here's a sample app that generates a random json opened in Chrome ...
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Chrome: Submit form in new tab with keyboard

Google Chrome/Chromium allows you to submit a form in a new tab by middle-clicking the submit button. Is there a keyboard shortcut or extension that allows this by using the keyboard only? In ...
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How does a single Shockwave flash plugin process control all flash content in Chromium?

Is there a method to find which thread of flash is controlling which flash content? My aim is to find per tab bandwidth statistics.
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How to get Java working in Chromium (not Google Chrome) for Linux

A simple question, similar to another, but the previous answers seem to only apply to Google Chrome. I have the correct version of IcedTea enabled and no other Java plug-in installed. Even if I run ...
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Customize Chrome settings page

This is normal Chrome settings page: I customized this page using simple edit in Chrome developer tools like this: I want my chrome settings page in this way. So I'm trying to keep this setting ...
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--explicitly-allowed-ports equivalent chromium on linux

I need chromium on a raspberry pi to be able to browse to a website residing on a arbitary port "111" in this case. However chromium complains (I understand for good reason). However I need to get ...
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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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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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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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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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Chrome/Chromium shows HTTP header in page content along with some junk

I have tried asking solution for this everywhere , looks like nobody has this problem but me. Whenever I visit website like twitter/Flickr/Ebay , it shows the HTTP header in the page content. If this ...
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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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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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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: 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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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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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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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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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 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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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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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 ...