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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 how to quickly get the URL of an Chrome application desktop shortcut? ...
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My 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? [on hold]

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 ...
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Chrome save auto opened pdf

When I click on a link that leads to a PDF file (e.g. in search results), Chrome automatically opens this file in a new tab. That is fine. Now if I looked through the file and want to save it on my ...
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Downloaded file verification failed in chrome canary

I am trying to install chrome canary and keep getting download file verification failed help section describe noting either I have also tried chrome canary offline installer (which is not ...
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How to run Google Chrome as two unique Google Chrome?

I have one PC which has dual monitor on left monitor it has to show www.example1.com and on right monitor it has to show www.example2.com, where the left screen is touch input and the other one is ...
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how to restrict address bar not to search in bookmarks of google chrome [duplicate]

I just wanted to know is there any way by which we can restrict Google Chrome address from searching in bookmark bar? I searched it on web but am unable to find it. For example if I save a bookmark ...
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Block chrome or firefox from accessing localhost

is there a way to block chrome or firefox from accessing anything located in localhost? I built my web application on top of a LAMP stack @ localhost and it's kind of big (for me) and i would like ...
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How to backup chrome session manager extension on linux and windows?

I've found google chrome's profile in the file directory's of both linux and windows, but I can't find session manager amongst the extensions (and have my doubts that loading up the profile will work ...
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Chrome doesnt load any webpages [closed]

Recently i installed Google chrome latest version. At first it loaded webpages normally but after a day it does not load any webpage. I tried reinstalling it but still it doesnt load. Not even the ...
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Force Google Chrome Browser to use google.com

I have a U.S.-based google account, but I am currently in India. I always want google.com search results, not google.co.in. I go to google.com, but I get immediately redirected to google.co.in. ...
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Is there any way to stop specific sites appearing in browser history? [duplicate]

I am using Firefox and Chrome. There a few websites only which I don't want anyone to know I visit. But they appear in browser history or when I start typing they also come as auto complete. I have ...
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How do I add non-store extensions on Chrome 44 dev on Windows?

Today, two of my Windows machines (one on 7 and one on 8.1) using the development branch of Chrome upgraded themselves to 44.0.2398.0 dev-m. When I launched the browser for the first time after the ...
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In Google Chrome browser, why does Gmail use so much of the CPU when hardware acceleration is enabled?

Here's a screenshot of the issue. On the right, Windows Task Manager showing high Chrome CPU usage. On the left, Chrome's Task Manager showing it's all coming from the Gmail tab. If Hardware ...
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Is there a way to reduce the CPU usage of a Gmail tab in Chrome browser?

This is driving me crazy and I hope you can help. Here's a screenshot of the issue. On the right, Windows Task Manager showing high Chrome CPU usage. On the left, Chrome's Task Manager showing it's ...
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How to prevent Chrome from ever showing a white CSS / XSL / Page? [closed]

I have a high contrast theme that i love the aesthetics of since 2004, and every time I open a chrome page, the entire screen goes 100% snow white, and envelops my eyes with a photonic overload akin ...
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Jira export not working in Chrome

if I try an export to Excel from Jira, in Chrome, I see to warning or error, but I also see no downloaded file, although Chrome seems to think it is busy with a download. Chrome warns me it is still ...
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Launch Chrome and open in new TAB, not window? (OS X)

If Chrome is not running and I open a link, I would like it to open a new tab, not a new window. Is there a setting/preference for this or an extension that could help? Screencast of issue: ...
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Per-user Chrome/Chromium Plank/Docky icon?

I've been using Plank as a primary dock. I was able to get individual webpages to inhabit their own plank icon by: Menu -> More Tools... -> Create Application Shortcuts, then adding the ...
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Detect whether Chrome is 32 bit or 64 bit, with javascript [migrated]

I have some javascript which will have different behaviour in chrome 32 bit and chrome 64 bit. When you go to the About page in chrome it has the version number, and then has "(64 bit)" afterwards if ...
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Chrome pointerlock activating when clicking on a windowed console

I'm developing something in one window, and using devtools in windowed mode. Now - when I request pointer lock on mousedown event, if I click on my windowed devtools - not within the project window, ...
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Determining root cause of strange colors in VLC

Recently I am getting strange colors when playing a video file in VLC. This does not occur all the time, but at random intervals. When I restart VLC the same video file plays fine. Screen of VLC: ...
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How do I download Chromium dev build for OSX?

I'd like to try process monitor, and it requires the dev build, pointing you to this page. The same page also appears if I search for it on google. However, that page includes a link for the "OSX dev ...
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Does new chrome browser versions has already a built-in “HTTPS Everywhere” extension or not?

It's still an useful extension or is already an outdated privacy complement?
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Google Chrome Search Bar Text Upside Down [duplicate]

I don't know really how to ask this as a question because I'm not sure what is going on: in my Google Chrome browser the search bar's text is upside down when I try to type in it or click on it, ...
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Why is 'Share this Folder' disabled in Google Chrome Bookmark manager on OSX?

All my bookmark folders are marked as private in Google Chrome Mac Version 42.0.2311.135 (64-bit) on Yosemite. I want to share one of my bookmark folders with my brother. How can I do this without ...
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How to know which Chrome tab is causing http traffic?

I have Fiddler (http network sniffer) running and it lists Chrome:xxxx as the source for network traffic and I see every second some http traffic. xxxx is the Windows process id. I thought I would be ...
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Chrome bookmark suggestions [duplicate]

Chrome 42.0.2311.135 m has feature implemented recently to suggest a location to store a bookmark when you make it. How do I turn this feature off since the suggestions are not ones I like? Thanks.
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Chrome Changing tabs with scroll wheel

At work here we run Debian 8 with Chrome 42. Because I work on a terminal I like my mouse because the scroll wheel is fast and touchy. When I go to chrome and mouse over any part not the web page any ...
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Force Chrome to try HTTPS instead of HTTP when possible?

Many websites offer both, HTTP and HTTPS, e.g., http://stackoverflow.com and https://stackoverflow.com Is there any way to force Chrome to try HTTPS first before HTTP when I only type ...
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Clicking a YouTube video crashes Google page

I was having an issue with YouTube videos going black, so I Googled around and found this question: Black screen issue playing videos in youtube on Google Chrome. Now, however, every time that I ...