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display google search results over whole page [migrated]

When I search using google, the results page only takes up less than half of my screen. The longer titles are even cut of, such as: Bla Bla long title about ... even though the page has enough room ...
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26 views

How to change google chrome to look like sleipnir?

I do like and use Google Chrome but I don't like how it looks. On the other hand I like how Sleipnir looks but it's soooo slow, irresponsive and hard to control. What I'd like to do is to change how ...
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71 views

Google is not opened in browsers

I have the following browsers installed on my system. Google Chrome, Version 33.0.1750.154 m Mozilla FireFox, Version 27.0.1 Internet Explorer 8 Except for other sites, Google doesn't open in all ...
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26 views

Remotely disable saved cookies/logins on gmail?

I just left my job (yay! freedom! money is for suckers) and realized I forgot to clear cookies on my PC. I can call an (ex) coworker and have them do it maybe, but I'd feel safter if it could be ...
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19 views

Changing iMac Google Chrome Settings

How do you change your settings in Chrome to make it so javascript can open new tabs without user-interaction? I couldnt find the setting myself after I looked up this Stack Overflow thread
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Cache and similar links disappeared when using links cmd browser. No js option

I use links http://www.jikos.cz/~mikulas/links/ text based browser when on the command line for quick access to the web. Today the link to cached results and similar results stopped appearing next to ...
0
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1answer
164 views

Maxthon browser: Google integrated login page is misbehaving

I use Maxthon to login Gmail, Google, and use that sign-in across other websites. Unexpectedly, the new login page is not behaving properly when i am trying to login(in the same account) after i ...
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204 views

Google chrome slows down while opening a new webpage?

Whenever I hit CTRL + T new tab same when i hit Home tab and write any url for first 10-15 seconds it just doesn't show anything, hangs for any webpage including the fastest www.google.co.in? Can ...
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2answers
111 views

How to open multiple browsers without sharing cookies to each other? [duplicate]

I want to ask how can I open a browser (doesn't matter which to be honest, as long as it has the main features of each browser) multiple times without sharing the cookies and other stuff between each ...
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1answer
836 views

What is Chrome Canary and how is it different from Google Chrome - for Linux users?

Chrome has 3 releases - a regular release, a dev release and canary. Canary is simply a much newer release thats not as well tested, but has the latest shiny stuff. After a while the version ...
2
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1answer
504 views

How to disable google SSL in opera?

I want to use google in opera in normal http to speed up search; how can I disable google SSL in opera?
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1answer
410 views

Google safebrowsing post requests

My browser often sends some weird post requests like this: POST http://safebrowsing.clients.google.com/safebrowsing/downloads?client=navclient-auto-ffox&appver=22.0&pver=2.2&wrkey=XXXXXX ...
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0answers
23 views

Video in Google's Home Page [duplicate]

On Special Ocasions , like today being Mother's day , Google puts a video like animation in its webpage. The concept of the animation is intriguing. I wish to know more details about it. So far i am ...
4
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1answer
453 views

How does my browser know I've visited a page if the URL is redirecting?

How do Chrome, Safari, Firefox or other browsers know you've visited the destination URL of a redirecting link? I've always found it interesting that the browsers know the URL a redirecting URL lands ...
2
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1answer
656 views

Can't browse to any Google sites from home network, but works fine on others

I have a very strange issue and I'm completely lost as to what it could be. I've worked tech support before, so I know that this is going to sound completely crazy. I have a laptop that dual-boots ...
0
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1answer
2k views

Chrome: Can not change/delete/manage password/username on Google Dashboard [closed]

Well I am in a very awkward situation right now with updated Google Chrome. Previously it was possible to change/manage the saved password for specific sites, also, you could view the list of sites ...
8
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3answers
654 views

Google search results - getting actual links

Whenever I do a Google search, if I right click - copy URL, it results in a Google redirector URL: ...
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1answer
155 views

When a website takes a long time to come up, why does the “cached page” (by Google) do the same thing?

The title explains it... I don't understand why "cached" web pages take just as long to come up as the pages themselves; why does this happen?
2
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1answer
773 views

stop google.com from redirecting to local web page

When I type http://google.com into the locaton bar and press ENTER the URL bar redirects to: file:///C:/Users/Administrator/AppData/Roaming/Google_Toolbar/Google_Toolbar/1.0.0.0/MyGoogle.html ...
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1answer
6k views

%USERPROFILE%\Local Settings\Application Data\Google\Chrome\User Data\chrome_shutdown_ms.txt

I was just playing around with Chrome and was wondering if anyone know what does the number in %USERPROFILE%\Local Settings\Application Data\Google\Chrome\User Data\chrome_shutdown_ms.txt mean ? ...
3
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4answers
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is there a way to view Google Chrome browsing history past three months ago?

I'm trying to find a tutorial I found months ago but it looks like it's disappeared off the face of the planet. I thought I would have better luck looking through my Google Chrome browsing history but ...
0
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1answer
192 views

Google(.com) stops loading sometimes

I've got a problem - google.com stops loading sometimes. I'm mostly using Chrome on Windows Vista. When this problem appears, I still can access it in other domains (say, google.ru or google.nl); ...
2
votes
2answers
413 views

How can I disable arrow key hijacking on websites?

Sort of like preventing websites from disabling your ability to right click. Some websites hijack the up and down arrows on the keyboard and give them a different function than what they normally do ...
3
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2answers
2k views

Installing Google Chrome with system wide automatic updates on Microsoft Windows

Google Chrome can be an an excellent browser for locked down public terminals, as the Windows version keeps itself and its integrated Adobe Flash plugin up to date automatically and completely ...
13
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5answers
5k views

How to disable Google search result link redirect (on right-click) in Chrome?

When logged in to google, Google search results are redirected (for tracking purposes etc.) This is annoying, as it's not easy to copy paste the URL without visiting the site. If there would be no ...
0
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3answers
1k views

How to edit Chrome omnibar auto-complete entries?

In Google Chrome omnibar, whenever I type wwwjdic, an entry "wwwjdic.com" will be shown (because I have visited the website http://wwwjdic.com before). Now the problem is that if I type WWWJDIC + ...
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1answer
435 views

Google search by image - Completely fails - drag and drop just loads image in browser

I am trying to use Google Search by Image, which was apparently implemented in July. Here are the instructions You are supposed to be able to drag an image from your computer onto the search box at ...
2
votes
3answers
259 views

is there anyway we can save the “scroll state” of the PDF file in the chrome tab?

I am reading my PDF files using Chrome. Now the problem is that whenever I close that Chrome tab and reopen it again, the PDF file scroll up to page 1. In some text-based pdfs, this is annoying but ...
0
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2answers
423 views

Load pages in background with Google Chrome

I'd like to be able to make the browser load a bunch of web pages in the background each time I launch Chrome. This way, once I click on one of them, it displays right away. The best would be to get ...
2
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2answers
158 views

What does the about:dns page in Google Chrome show?

In the about:dns page in Google Chrome, does anyone know what these mean: page load count subresource navigations subresource preconnects subresource preresolves expected connects (in decimals?)
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1answer
159 views

Text-only web browser that can log into google

I want to access my google account from a text-only web browser. I have tried several, but haven't got it to work. What is the problem? Is there a text-only web browser that can do it?
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1answer
519 views

Google Chrome strange address bar behavior

Opening a new tab in Google Chrome normally selects the text in the address bar; as of recently it has been placing the cursor after the last character and not overwriting over when I begin to type. ...
0
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2answers
121 views

official build of Chromium web browser

Are there any "official" (meaning trustworthy) builds of Chromium for Windows? I am not interested in Google Chrome, which has branding/spying modules.
4
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1answer
220 views

Why would Firefox not be able to visit Google anymore?

Lately I've noticed that my Firefox Browser was taking a long time when I would search Google, e.g. 3 seconds before I would see any results. If I search for a three-word phrase, it just hangs trying ...
2
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2answers
2k views

Why would image thumbnails not be showing in all search engines in all browsers?

For over a week now, when I search for a word at Google, it correctly gives me some preview image thumbnails: But when I click on "images", it doesn't show me any thumbnails: The same thing ...
2
votes
2answers
22k views

How to install Google's chrome on CentOS 5.3?

Google released their Chrome browser for linux but I got an error when installing. I was informed that I need a higher lsb version? What is lsb? Where can I find the latest lsb package/source ? By ...
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2answers
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Is it possible to have a Google Chrome application shortcut use a different user agent than a standard Google Chrome window when both are open at the same time?

I am specifying a custom user agent in Google Chrome in order to access a legacy web site on my company's intranet (the site is needlessly requiring IE). I created an application shortcut for the site ...