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Forcing Youtube to play at 144p or 240p in Chrome

I'm living in third world country, bandwidth is quite expensive around here (8-20 GB download limit about 10%-12% of our minimum wage). Is it possible to force youtube to always play in 144p or 240p ...
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How do I print all passwords in Gnome Keyring (seahorse)

I can access all passwords in my Gnome keyring just fine. Everything works ok. But in case things go awry, I'd like to backup all passwords on a piece of paper and store it elsewhere. However, I can't ...
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when a website opens fully or partially in a different language on google chrome

Everyone in my family is perplexed with how some websites I view are in a different language than the English language I use. The information looks like an Asian language. when I enter some websites, ...
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Why won't Java 8 update 31 x64 work with Chrome 42.0.2288.6 dev x64 on OS X 10.9.5?

I've updated to Java 8 update 31 x64 on my OS X Mavericks (10.9.5) and now it will no longer work in my Chrome version 42.0.2288.6 dev. Why is this? It worked prior to updating. I've tried the Java ...
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How can I dismiss all chrome notifications with a keyboard shortcut?

Does Chrome have a keyboard shortcut, or the ability to bind one that lets me dismiss notifications?
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Google Chrome undoes my bookmark changes

I'm trying to do various edits in my bookmarks but each time I make a change, after 10 or 15 seconds all the changes are reversed. I tried to sort the bookmarks and add some bookmarks to certain ...
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chrome has gone a bit animated and slow when creating/closing tabs, and when playing/pausing youtube videos

In the past when I created new tabs or closed tabs it happened straight away. And when I would watch a youtube video and hit space it'd immediately pause or stop without extra graphics. Now when I ...
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How do I keep chrome from searching for URLs that begin with http

When I'm developing and testing locally in Chrome, every time I type (or paste) in "http://0.0.0.0:8000" Chrome tries to search for that instead of just going there. How can I keep it from searching ...
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How do I undock Chrome F12 developer tools?

I'm using Chrome 40.0.2214.94 m on Windows 7. When you press F12 for Developer Tools, it remains docked to the main Chrome window. There is no way to Undock it to its own separate window. This is a ...
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Will the top webbrowsers obay cookie lifecycle? [on hold]

For example, assuming default settings, will webbrowsers clear 20 year cookies prior to their respective expiration date? How do the major browsers handle cookie lifecycles differently?
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Is it possible to create a Google Chrome extension to make Chrome see-through?

I'd like to create a chrome extension that lets you see through the window to the desktop or other program below. Just like this screenshot: I have this functionality using a desktop application, but ...
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Stop Microsoft Word from automatically opening .docx files downloaded through Chrome

I recently installed the Microsoft Office 2013 bundle on my computer. Since installing that, whenever I download any file Word is set up as the default program for (.docx, .doc, etc) through Google ...
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Google Chrome Rendering

My Google Chrome (version 40.0.2214.93 m) can't render some fonts. Icon packages such as font-awesome are shows as a blank square, and monospaced fonts such as courier-new are shown as Arial. This is ...
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Make Chrome use SSL tunnel as a proxy (HTTP CONNECT) for HTTP requests

I want to make Chrome use SSL for all outgoing requests to a proxy (which I control). The proxy can accept a plain HTTPS connection (as a transparent proxy), and it also supports a non-encrypted HTTP ...
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Why is Chrome 40 rendering Ubuntu Web Font with faulty rsaquo and lsaquo?

Since I updated Chrome from 39 something to version 40.0.2214.91 (64-bit) earlier this week I noticed that the Ubuntu web font I use on my site render some characters ugly. The characters rendered ...
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Chrome stuck in incognito

Chrome is stuck in incognito from a previous setting that I configured from group policy and now it cannot be reverted. Group policy now lists the "Incognito mode availability" as not configured but ...
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My screen goes black when watching a video

I've been having this issues for a lot of months. As I tried to tackle this issues, it hasn't worked out yet. Which is a shame, because it's really annoying. Now I tried googling around, but I found ...
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Slow loading of website on specific computer (stalling) occasionally

I have a problem with slow loading of a website, the problem is only on a specific computer (Windows8), and only in chrome and IE, in Firefox the problem does not arise. We have several other ...
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Default telephone links on OSX open with Hangouts instead of Skype

How can I change the default opening action for telephone links in Chrome? I can't get rid of Google Hangouts - I only have Skype credit so I'll never call a normal phone number with Hangouts. I ...
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Efficient way to copy and paste address into web form, fill forms

A repetitive task I would like to automate is moving address data from one website to a form on a different website. Currently I copy the name, paste the name, copy the first address line, paste the ...
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Intermittent loss of DNS server

Lately I have been having this issue which is often preceded by using the remote shutdown tool of teamviewer. After the computer (Windows 7) is rebooted it initially connects to the network and from ...
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How to make a link that makes the browser open a file:// prefix?

When I put into chrome an address for a server on my network I can view its files, something like: address: file://SERVER_NAME/DIRECTORY1/DIRECTORY2 Copy/pasting that into my browser lets me list ...
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How to move bookmarks across Google Chrome profiles

My Chrome browser just updated itslef over the network to version 40. This new version has a button on the right-hand-side of the title bar just to the left of the minimize/maximize/close buttons with ...
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Connection interrupted or reset for certain websites only. reddit.com TPB etc [on hold]

I'm having the exact same issue as seen: Connection interrupted or reset for certain websites only Identical in bahavior etc. New here, but apparently I am not allowed to comment on the other ...
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Why does my browser cache fill up so fast? [on hold]

So on my second desktop there seems to be a problem with the browser cache. To clear up the cache i'm using this program called ccleaner. Helps me alot keeping everything clean. Recently the browser ...
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How do I open a Google search link with a new tab using the keyboard?

Previously, I was able to use Cmd + Enter on my Mac using Chrome. However, lately, I noticed that it does not work anymore. Cmd + click still works. It works by opening that link in a new tab. To ...
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User Interface quality issue with some programs on windows 7

As the title explains, i have a weird issue with the UI of some programs on windows 7 (Google chrome & unity). Basically the UI looks deformed. Tool bars, fonts etc have irregular shapes to a ...
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How to reinstall Chrome on Windows [on hold]

Looks to me that the only way to reinstall chrome on windows is to uninstall it and reintall it manually. Is there an easier way to do it?
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Google Chrome: changing the omnibox default search engine

When I run a search for the Google Chrome omnibox (which works as both a URL address bar as well as a search box) the search engine google.de is used and when I type google.com in the address bar it ...
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Cmd+Enter to open link in new tab not working

I am using Chrome on Mac OS Yosemite and occasionally when in chrome, the cmd + enter shortcut to open a link in a new tab just stops working. Is there anyway to check the keyboard shortcuts in ...
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Uninstalled Apache, but still see test page

I recently installed Apache HTTP Server from Apache Haus and PHP, and have decided I'd like to experiment with a few other options, so I uninstalled and deleted them. However, when I visit localhost ...
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Why wont my computer play videos on chrome?

It loads and buffers fine but it wont play the videos, however when I restart my computer it works fine, then about a day or so after it wont play them again. How can I prevent this?
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chrome is blocking one of my intranet sites

for some reason chrome is blocking one of my intranet websites. If I open this site using another web browser, it is ok, but with chrome I get attached warning message. I know I can click on details ...
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I have 5 ip's from my ISP, How do I browse and use them all?

I want to be able to open chrome/chromium and firefox at the same time, but have each be seen from different ip addresses. If I were to do a google search for "what is my ip" in chrome, it should give ...
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Chrome redirects me to IIS7 page

When I use Chrome - and only when I use Chrome - I get redirected to "the IIS7" page when I try to go to some websites. I've seen a similar question asked and answered but the problem there was with ...
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Chrome displays “Potentially Dangerous” error message for PDF file, how can I fix this?

I need to post a rental agreement on to my website and I set up a link to that specific asset file. I designed it in InDesign, then exported the file as a PDF. I tested the link and chrome prompts ...
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Why does google chrome start automatically?

If I make a complete reboot and then check what is started before I run any browser, google chrome is running according to task mamanger. Why? When I start google chrome it starts multiple instances ...
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Connection interrupted or reset for certain websites only

I think I should start by saying I only encounter this with one website http://reddit.com on all browsers. The problem is whenever I try to load that website it won't load 95% of the time and give me ...
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What does the main Chrome process use so much memory for?

For me as a user, Chrome's main process ("Browser") seems quite useless and since it is taking more than 1 GB, that is almost 10%, of my RAM, I am interested what this RAM is used for. According to ...
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Google spreadsheet thinks Chrome is Firefox [migrated]

I am an Ubuntu user with Google Chrome 39.0 and whenever I enter a Google Spreadsheet-document (with Chrome), I get a warning header saying that "This version of Firefox is no longer supported, please ...
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Keyboard shortcut to search for selected/highlighted text

In Chrome, you can highlight some text on a web page and use the right-click context menu to open a google search for the selected text in a new tab. It would be super convenient if I could access ...
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Why my Chrome extensions may have been corrupted?

AdBlocker, Norton Id-Safe and more extensions does not work any more? why? AdBlock 2.17 This extension may have been corrupted. I click on repair but it does not work. How do I reinstall ...
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High CPU usage of “NT Kernel & System” process while Chrome playing YouTube video

I have a headache from searching for solution of my problem. Everytime when I open Google Chrome and any YouTube video (doesn't matter if Flash or HTML5), system process named "NT Kernel & ...
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Start Google Chrome as Guest

How to start a Google Chrome directly in Guest Mode? Is it any Target field switch like -incognito for Incognito Mode? I'm trying to do this using -profile-directory=Guest but it won't work. Please ...
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how do I prevent websites from automatically playing mp3 audio without turning javascript off?

Some websites like http://www.publika.ro/ use javascript to automatically load and play mp3 audio. How do I prevent any site from automatically starting playback, without losing the ability to run ...
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Adware issue on Microsoft Windows 8.1 Pro [duplicate]

I have written about this issue on msdn forum and I was asked to use some adware cleaner tools to deal with this problem. Well I scanned my PC with multiple adware cleaners and that lead to some Wifi ...
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How to instruct Chrome to download PDF rather than (pre)view in browser?

I have PDF file for download by users on my website. Is there a way to instruct Chrome not to view the PDF in the users browser when the user clicks the link to the PDF, but instead download the PDF ...
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Open Bookmark page from Bookmark Manager on Google Chrome in Mac OS

I'm trying to find a shortcut that opens a web page from Bookmark Manager on Chrome. I couldn't find a way that doesn't use the mouse. I tried command+down arrow, but this shortcut doesn't open the ...
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What's the easiest way to save a GIFV as a simple GIF?

What's the easiest way to save a GIFV as a simple GIF? Usually i opened the context menu right clicking on the image. Now theres no option for "save image as", just options for the WEBM/MP4 format. ...
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What does the Chrome password manager icon represent?

When Google Chrome remembers a password, it shows an icon in the address bar that looks like a hammer. What is it and how does it conceptually relate to passwords?