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Run headless chrome in xvfb if chrome is open

Starting chrome using xvfb by command : xvfb-run google-chrome --new-window --open-maximized http://google.com was opening chrome in xvfb buffer if chrome is closed in normal window if that is open ...
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How to set up a windows hotkey that either launches Chrome or brings it to the foreground if it's already running

I like to set up shortcuts in Windows with hotkeys to launch my favorite apps. Normally, those hotkeys will launch the app if it's not already running, and bring the window to the foreground if it is ...
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Chrome's ghost process hogging my internet bandwidth

In chrome's Task Manager tab, I see that "Browser" task is using up around 100KB/s. Although no other tab is consuming any of the bandwidth. I am eager to find this ghost process hidden in "Browser" ...
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Chromium not checking hosts file

I was setting up a server, but Chromium decides to ignore my hosts file. I unchecked "Predict network actions to improve page load performance" I cleared chrome://net-internals/#dns I restarted my ...
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How do I get a Google Hangouts extension button in my Chrome toolbar?

I'm using Chrome v51 (.0.2704.103, 64-bit) on OSX. There are two Hangouts extensions in Chrome Web Store, produced by Google. One, the "desktop app", which collects all conversations into a single ...
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WebGL Not Working in Chrome?

I have a new Microsoft Surface 4 and I'm struggling to get WebGL to work in Chrome. It works fine in Microsoft Edge or Internet Explorer, but Chrome simply fails. If I go to http://get.webgl.org, I ...
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How do you open an HTML file with chrome, from a batch script?

How can I open an HTML file in chrome, using a batch file? I have tried this: start chrome index.html The first part is correct, since it will open chrome, but it will just type out index.html/ ...
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Any Way to Get Back The Chrome App Launcher?

As most of you know, Google ditched the Chrome App Launcher recently. Is there anyway I get get it back? The menu that you can open outside of Chrome that will show Chrome applications. I am running ...
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Why can't Google Chrome resolve subdomains from /private/etc/hosts?

If I define subdomains in /private/etc/hosts on OS X, such as test.localhost, Google Chrome (51.0.2704.106 (64-bit)) isn't able to resolve them (even though it worked until today). Other browsers (e.g....
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Increase limit of tab history entries in Chrome

Is there a way to increase the limit that Chrome applies to how many history entries it remembers for a tab, for example via chrome://flags? By default it seems to only remember the last 50 (or so) ...
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Chrome suddenly disabled “IDM extension”?

I didn't have this problem till now, but today suddenly chrome disabled my "IDM extension" so i searched a lot, but the results i found were out-of-date (<2015) so is this problem solved or still i ...
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Unable to reach the AWA Sign-in page, too many redirects

Whenever I try to get onto the sign-in page on Alienwarearena.com (NA and EU both) I get the error "The page isn't redirecting properly" on Firefox and "The na.alienwarearena.com page isn’t working" ...
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Stop Chrome from refreshing tabs

Ever since an update or two ago (I am currently at Chrome OS 51), changing the value of #memory-pressure-thresholds to Conservative memory pressure release strategy doesn't prevent tabs from being ...
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Can we make google chrome act as a kiosk browser with only one website access?

I am a fresh IT graduate and in my new job, I have to setup a kiosk system, with a normal PC but that needs to display only the HR website to employees for viewing vacation hours and requesting ...
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Got a new phone.Android LG 2. Can't get Bluetooth to pair with new phone.keeps saying. No device found [on hold]

Got new Android phone with same number. Can't pair Bluetooth with new LG 2. Keeps saying no device found.
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need help urgently: how to recover deleted internet history

I've had some stuff stolen in Thailand. Now we have a suspect. I believe they used a specific tablet to help with hacking my accounts. all Internet history data for Google Chrome, Internet Explorer,...
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Why does Chrome have two encoding settings?

I can change the encoding for Chrome under settings→advanced→web content→customize fonts. I can also change it via Menu→More tools→Encoding. One setting does not change the other. So why are there ...
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How do I display the latest Unicode characters (esp. emoji) in Windows browsers?

None of my browsers (Firefox, Chrome, IE) display characters for Unicode 7, 8, 9 (or 10) emojis: These are often sent to me by people on phones. Unicode 6 characters are supported, but hard to ...
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Is there a way to disable a page in google chrome from hogging memory?

I like to play Heroes of the Storm on occasion, and often I look at hotslogs.com while I am playing. I notice either a memory leak or something hogging my CPU while the site is running though. Is ...
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One website won't load, only on this computer

I’ve been trying to get on GitHub to download some stuff for about a week now but whenever I try on Chrome it says: The site can’t be reached. A similar error shows up when I try using Internet ...
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open chrome devtools in iphone mode

Is there a flag to open chrome with dev tools so that the window is in iphone mode? If not would it be possible to write an extension & if so can someone point me to some beginning resources for ...
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How to use separate proxy settings for incognito mode under Linux?

According to this reported issue Chromium supports separate proxy settings for incognito. However, when I try to edit the proxy settings, I get a page that says this: When running Chromium under a ...
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Background colour change of Chrome icon

The background colour of the chrome icon is normally blue on my taskbar. But recently, I am noticing that the background colour becomes orange sometimes and stays that way for a while, before ...
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How to reduce Google Chrome's CPU usage spikes?

I use Google Chrome on Windows 7 SP1 x64 Ultimate with a decently fast laptop (4-core i7-3610QM, 16GB RAM, 1TB SSD). I noticed that after starting Google Chrome, it has some clear CPU usage spikes, ...
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Way to fast select text in web page in chrome

Anyone knows of a way to select all text in a section of a web page (it woud be a DIV in html) without having to select from top to bottom with the mouse? The intent is to click at beginning of the ...
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Disable old tabs reopening in Chrome 51 on Android

I recently updated Chrome on Android to version 51. Before, it would always start with a new tab, whereas now it reopens the tabs of my last session and I cannot find a setting anywhere. Is there a ...
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Automate bookmark import from file/URL in Firefox and Chrome

At my company, we have a lot of servers which more or less frequently change URLs which is bad for employees having them bookmarked. Until now, when somebody finds a dead link, he has to find out the ...
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Manage sync Chrome Mac

When I go to Dashboard I can "manage sync" I see a button, it does nothing when clicked. There is only one thing on that page: Reset Is it possible somewhere to turn off sync of tabs so I can have ...
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Cannot install chrome apps on windows 10, even after reinstalling chrome

'm using windows 10 and chrome. Previously chrome apps were working properly. But now I cannot download any of application which is published on chrome app store. When I tried to download, it just ...
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How to make Google Chrome display contents of properties file, instead of downloading it and using external editor?

I am requesting a URL in Chrome that ends in /foo.properties. The response includes the header Content-Type:application/x-java-properties, so Chrome writes the body of the response to a foo.properties ...
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Google Chrome not saving passwords (prompting to save but not saved)

Chrome does prompt and offer to save passwords. However every time I click Save, it doesn't actually save. The Manage passwords - Saved passwords is an empty list. In chrome://settings/search#...
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Temporary files of Chrome in OS X Yosemite

I don't find any "Google" file at "Library/Caches", nor I found "Crhome" file at "ApplicationSupport/Google", so the given answers for finding temoporary files don't work for me. Somebody knows any ...
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Chrome extension to enable copy in a forever mode [closed]

Various chrome extensions like Allow Copy, Selectable, etc enable text-copy/select function fabulously. However, work would only be done after extension button is clicked. Is there a chrome extension,...
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How do I get rectanuglar tabs in Google Chrome on Windows 10?

I'm on Windows 10 and would like to make them rectangular (mainly to make them stop overlapping the title bar since I use custom themes). The problem is, I'm no good with scripting and can't focus ...
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Google Chrome automatically clears my Downloads page

On both Windows and Arch Linux, I find that when a download completes in Chrome, it disappears from the downloads page and from the downloads bar at the bottom of my browser window. Pray, how can I ...
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Chrome tabs crash after a bit of browsing

I already saw this thread here, but neither disabling the Shockwave plugin nor deleting the file Local State did work. When surfing, after about 30 seconds when I open a tab and type in an address ...
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Windows maximizing in the wrong monitor

I have a multimonitor setup, and every time minimize, for example, Google Chrome which was in monitor 3 or 2, when i maximize it again it always puts it back in the primary monitor, which is really ...
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Auto Play Video in Chrome

I have a video URL that is embedded in HTML iframe tag. It, iframe, auto plays the video in IE and Firefox. But it does not auto play in Chrome. If I paste the URL of the video directly in the ...
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Can't find favicon source in chrome

I'm viewing this page and it has a favicon that I can't find the URL of in the source code or in the network requests tab when loading the page. How do I find this image?
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Google Chrome Opening a tab for no reason

Ive ran virus scans everything... I was playing a peaceful game of division and all of a sudden a tab (Without my permission) Opened in my google chrome it was a movie site I panicked... I uninstalled ...
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Google Chrome doesn't load small images (icons)

Something is wrong with my Google Chrome. Many times, it doesn't load small images associated with DOM objects such as edit boxes, text views and such (i.e. Icons or whatever). It shows a rectangle ...
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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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My recent bookmarks in Google Chrome do not appear in my bookmark list - how do I get them to appear as normal?

HP ProBook 6470b Windows 10 The pages that I bookmarked in the last 30 hours or so do not appear on Google Chrome, neither in the bookmark manager or in the list of bookmarks scroll down list. ...
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How may I fix this search engine entry for Chrome?

I have a search engine config: using the address http://web.archive.org/save/%s , but this use: fails thus: whereas without the http:// it succeeds. What modification can I make to the ...
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How to auto-reload tabs in Chrome if there was no internet connection?

Chrome produces the following screen if a tab is opened while there was no internet connection: Is it possible for Chrome to auto-reload all tabs that couldn't be opened previously because there ...
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in Google Chrome, can I add a right-click command for the current link?

In particular, I want the command to open a given address passing the clicked link's address as a parameter e.g. if I click on www.home.com, I want the right-click menu to offer a command to open ...
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Why I am having an annoying horizontal scroll bar in my facebook news feed? [migrated]

See the screenshot before reading further ... I am having this annoying horizontal scroll bar in my news feed (home page) from last 3-4 days. This is happening only in the news feed (home page) and ...
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Why does Google make the Chromebook so restricted?

I noticed that you can't do anything other than browse the web and download a few web apps to use offline on the Chromebook, some people online teach you how to install Windows & Linux on it but ...
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Some webpages timeout in multiple browsers

Some websites take a long time loading, and eventually timeout before showing the page. Other websites are loaded without delay. This happens in FF, Chrome and IE, on Windows 8 to the same sites. ...
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Disable chrome extension warning

Whenever I start chrome I get a warning popup to disable my custom (local) extensions. Is there a way to prevent this nagging? I mean apart from me having to pay Google to upload my extensions to ...