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Why does Scrollwheel stop working in some websites in Chrome?

While browsing random sites on stumbleupon, I've found a fair number of sites that I can't scroll with the mousewheel in Chrome. I keep wondering if it's something in the webpage, or an error, or ...
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Spinner on google browser tab

What is it called? I have a fairly new iMac running Yosemite maxed out with ram. This half circle spinning is like the Energizer Bunny. It keeps going and going and going, long after the page is ...
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Prevent Google Search from focusing on search box on (almost) every key

The opposite question (Is there keyboard shortcut to move input focus to the Google Search box?) has the accepted answer that amounts to "... just begin typing again". How can you prevent this? I'd ...
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Chrome bookmarks

My personal computer crashed irreparably due to hardware issues, and as a consequence, I have lost access to all my chrome bookmarks. One of those bookmarks (the most important one, in fact), ...
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Blurry Chrome's window after waking up from hibernation

This is, how my Chrome's window looked like directly after waking up my computer from hibernation: It lasted about 3-5 seconds and then everything went back to normal. Screen overlay looks exactly ...
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Google Chrome 2-step verification does not “stick”

I recently enabled 2-step authentication on my Google account. In general, it works great. However, for Google Chrome, I am able to successfully log in using the 2-step verification, however, after ...
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Google Chrome breaks down internet connection for no apparent reason

Recently I've ran into pretty big problem: After some time using Google Chrome, whole internet connection just breaks down - none of the programs can't access internet connection. When I close Chrome, ...
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ERR_CONNECTION_RESET when connecting to my RaspberryPi via External IP

I am trying to set up a web server on my raspberry pi. I can connect to it inside my current network by using my raspberry pi's ip address, but when using the port forward (my routers ip adress:port), ...
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Why do wget and curl fail to download page source?

Via a shell script, I would like to download the source for a web page with air quality data on aqicn.org. Here is the URL for the page with Beijing air quality data: http://aqicn.org/city/beijing/m/ ...
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Chrome displaying characters shifted by one letter but markup shows correct content

I'm seeing some very odd behaviour using Chrome to view content of a website I curate. On some pages only, I see a few words that are displayed shifted by one character. For example, the word "Syntax" ...
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Chrome - Open separate browser windows, each in incognito mode, that do not share data between

I would like to be logged into 3 different gmail accounts at once. I thought that command/switch combination would accomplish this by opening new browser windows with separate incognito mode: ...
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Why does Chrome store its cache in my home folder?

It seems like Chrome stores its cache in my home folder. Every site that I visit cause Chrome to store files in my home folder. It is pretty annoying since my home folder is always filled with tons of ...
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Disable Chrome suggesting that I search on “How I Met Your Mother” wiki [duplicate]

If I type a question into Chrome search that begins with the word "How", it suggests that I search in the How I Met Your Mother wiki: It's been doing this for years. I have been to that wiki on ...
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Pass-word not being accepted for google on my Android phone [migrated]

My google pass-word on my desk top computer is correct and I can access google, but when I enter my google pass-word on my Android phone it says that, "user name and pass-word do not match". What can ...
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How to paste text into input fields that block it?

On many webpages they are blocking copy/paste using JavaScript. Is there any way for making such inputs work as the should (e.g. enable copy/paste)? I’m using Google Chrome.
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Chrome & IE can't access local website, while Firefox can. How to debug?

1. Enviroment 1.1 Host machine Windows 8.1 Enterprise Chrome v42.0.2311.152 Firefox v38.0.1 IE v11.0.9600.17031 VirtialBox Vagrant 80 port forwarded to port 80 at guest machine at 192.168.56.101 ...
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How can you kill only Chrome tabs from Windows task manager

Similar to this question: Associate a tab in Google Chrome with its process in task manager But I would like to know how I can close tabs from task manager and only tabs, some of the chrome.exe ...
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Google Chrome Toolbar Searching Not working

When I type in the toolbar like "this is a test". I would think it would do a google search for this. Instead for me just goes to "google" with no search term. To make things worse if I try to type in ...
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Can I restore a previous Chrome session from May 19?

Can I restore a previous Google Chrome session from May 19? I viewed someone's Linkedin profile that is now deleted and I need a record of it...
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Firefox accusing me of distributing malware on my site [migrated]

I noticed that Firefox has decided to block some EXE installers from my site, showing a label Blocked: May contain virus or spyware. I right-click the file, select Unblock, and this message is shown ...
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Google Chrome on Kali Linux will not launch

I'm using Kali Linux amd64 and installed Google Chrome stable release from the official Google Chrome site but it is not launching nor showing any errors i have tried launching it from the command ...
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What is an alternate browser with NPAPI based plugins support since Chrome dropping support? [on hold]

NPAPI support on Google Chrome is getting dropped by late 2015 and one of the website I need it to work with does not work anymore on my laptop. The developer of the website wouldn't care less to ...
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How can I export bookmarks in Google Chrome?

Some months ago I could export bookmarks in Google Chrome. Only in HTML format but that was much better than nothing. Now with the latest update I can't save them. I went to bookmark manager ...
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How to read Telegraph's rss feed?

According to Telegraph.co.uk, the world news rss feeds should be this one: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/rss However, with Chrome I only get a blank page. Even wget ...
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“chrome.exe” --single-process not working

Chrome is creating multiple processes(chrome.exe as i can see in task manager) and it is slowing down my laptop. I tried modifying chrome shortcut as "\chrome.exe" -single-process according to the ...
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Google Chrome: Open a link in new tab and switch to it in one click

Is there a mouse/keyboard shortcut in Google Chrome that when clicking a link opens the URL in a new tab and then makes that tab active? Kind of like CTRL + left click, but also activating the tab ...
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Why is Firefox so bad at supporting HTML5? [closed]

I launched html5test.com with my two browsers and I wonder why Firefox gets only 467/555 points, despite Mozilla's support for Web standards ? Iceweasel (Firefox renamed by Debian), version 38 : ...
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Chrome account sign in details are out of date

I have signed into Chrome several times at work and at home, each time providing my two factor authentication code. This seems to work for a while, but next time I check the title bar, there's the ...
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DuckDuckGo search box in Google Chrome

Is there a way to add DuckDuckGo search box in Chrome? I mean, if I change the default search engine to DDG, I want the DDG logo and the search bar to appears in New Tab Page. Same way like on Google ...
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Can you get a virus from viewing Google images?

My browser is Google chrome. When I use chrome and I look at google images, I can do three things: (1) I can scroll down the page and look at images or (2) I can click on an image on the page and a ...
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Disable Chrome 43 smooth scroll

I recently upgraded to Chrome 43 and I've noticed that it unpleasantly smooth scrolls on all keyboard scrolling action (space bar, page up / down, home / end). Is there any way to disable this ...
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Chrome wifi keeps connecting to Doubleclick ads

My connection has proven remarkably slow for the past couple weeks. This is normal for our provider, but it's gotten to the point where event static HTML takes seven or eight seconds to load. ...
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How to get URL of currently opend webpage of Chrome application desktop shortcut

A quick google on my need "How to get URL of currently opend webpage of Chrome application shortcut" give me nothing helpful. So what is the fastest get the URL of an Chrome application desktop ...
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User preferences (home) vanished after a power outage (Ubuntu + MATE)

After a power outage I've noticed almost nothing in my Ubuntu desktop is as if it was before. My home folder appears to be just fine, as are my desktop files. However, Compiz had no preferences setup ...
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Text on incoming Gmail displays as random series of flecks and dots

I am using Mac OS X 10.10.3 (Yosemite) on a MacBook Pro (early 2012) with Chrome Version 43.0.2357.65 (64-bit). The emails that are appearing as just a pattern of a few random flecks come mostly from ...
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How to force only Chrome to send network traffic through selected IP interface (not system default) on Windows 7?

I have connected to multiple network interface (like LAN, WiFi, USB modem, VPN) and I want Chrome to use the DNS servers from selected network (BUT NOT SYSTEM DEFAULT means local network) and also ...
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Iframe on bottom of every page

I am not sure if this is the right place to ask this question, however I can't think of any other place where I can find answer to this. I have noticed, this weird iframe on bottom of quite a few ...
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Removing delta-homes from windows 8 [duplicate]

This is the second time I've the delta homes search engine installed in my windows 8 computer without my permission, although I've set the privacy that programs don't get installed automatically! ...
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How can I import my Google Chrome history to Firefox?

I'm trying to import my Google Chrome browser history into Firefox. It doesn't seem to be working. I've tried the import option while selecting only cookies and history (deselected bookmarks) but even ...
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Certain Windows 8.1 desktop apps will not start

I'm using a 64-bit Acer laptop running Windows 8.1. When I try to start certain desktop apps, I get the error message (translated:) This application could not be started because the Side-by-Side ...
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How to show a blank page in “New Tab” within Google Chrome? [duplicate]

I am annoyed by the thumbnails that are shown when opening a new tab in Google Chrome. I want to see a blank page. How to do that?
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Site Settings permissions missing in omni-box shortcut

Previously when you click the icon on the far left of the omni-box the drop-down would give your quick access to set permission for the current site. Those are now gone. If you click on site sittings ...
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Google Chrome profile migration missing FaceBook password and open session on Windows 7

I would like to migrate all my Google Chrome profile (password, history, open sessions like in FaceBook... etc) from my desktop running Windows 7 to my portable running Windows 7 too. I have backed ...
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Is there a drag and drop CSS element browser extension? [closed]

I looking for a drag and drop css code generator extension. That's because I fully stacked a element and would be grateful if I can drag and drop this element where I want it, resize it, and I can ...
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Chrome grey text issue

I have an Issue with Chrome, where some pages show text in a grey way, making it hard to read or even impossible. I have tried all sort of things including uninstall and reinstall, clear cache, ...
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Win 7 Documents & Programs Disappeared Suddenly - Hard Drive Space Increased

All of my documents and programs have disappeared, including desktop icons and wallpaper. I had 60gb available in c: now I have 400gb available. Previous actions before problem - I completed a ...
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Youtube loading with no css

I am facing a serious issue here. Youtube is loading with no css file in any browser in my laptop. Its completely messed up as cant load any videos whatsoever, I cleared cache, re-installed ...
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Is there any way to block javascript pop-overs in Firefox or Chrome? [duplicate]

Like the kind pointed to in this image Many sites have these, and I find them highly annoying. Often you'll be reading an article and suddenly the pop-over blanks out the page and asks "WOULDN'T YOU ...
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Chrome appdata makes logging in on terminal server slow

I have a virtualized Windows Server 2008 R2 with Remote desktop services installed. Users can connect to this server with their own credentials. However, the longer the users use their account the ...
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Why is Chrome rendering Google logo incorrectly?

For several months now Chrome has consistently rendered the google logo as follows, top is as Chrome renders, bottom is as IE and piant.net render: What's strange is that this is only occurring on ...