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YouTube pages unresponsive on Chrome

For one or two days now, whenever I open a YouTube page on Google Chrome, I have dialog boxes similar to this one : On this screenshot, the active tab is not the YouTube page, but the same bug ...
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Improve google-chrome find behavior on page content change or page reload

It seems that Google chrome behavior in its find feature (Ctrl + F) is rudimentary. Consider these 2 scenarios: We are looking for a text and type it in the find text-box, then the content of the ...
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How do I block automatically block popups to “subscribe” to a website's newsletter on Chrome

I want to block all popups that ask me to subscribe to any website's newsletter. I currently have Adblock for Chrome, but it is not doing the trick. Any suggestions?
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Chrome zooming in on screen touch (like Android does) on Windows 8 touchscreen

I just noticed this "feature" today and I absolutely hate it. On my phone it's a great idea - on my laptop it's awful. Basically, when tapping on objects with a small hitbox, like the checkboxes in ...
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force youtube to play video in 360p [migrated]

I have a high speed internet connection at home, so YouTube buffers every video in 720p by default. The problem is, once the consumption reaches at 5 GB, internet speed is cut down to 512 kbps. So I ...
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keyboard shortcuts for chrome pdf viewer for rotate clockwise / anticlockwise

the standard pdf viewer in chrome has shortcuts of zoom in/out, but is there a keyboard shortcut for rotating the pdf clockwise or anticlockwise. if not, can you suggest an alternate pdf extension ...
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Sharing information through Gmail Accounts

I have a Gmail account. Sometimes my parents use my pc, they add their Gmail account into the list, where you can select which one you want to log in. I'm not sure if it's the cause of the following ...
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How to set two breakpoints in one line in Chrome developer tools?

Trying to debug some JavaScript. In Internet Explorer (you know, that browser everybody loves?) it is very easy to set two breakpoints in one line. Let's say the line is like this in the HTML source: ...
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Delete history from a specific computer

I use chrome at both work, home computers, phones etc... and didn't realize the history was being stored locally on the work computer. I've turned off the sync settings so it will no longer be ...
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Many chrome processes scheduled on windows startup

When going through my list of startup programs, I found that expanding chrome shows up a huge list of chrome processes! What is especially striking is that even while browsing there are only 10 ...
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Chrome browser freezes on Mac OS X when using D-Link 655 router

Chrome intermittently freezes on my home network when surfing via Wi-Fi from my D-Link 655 router. Safari on the same computer/router combo works fine. Chrome works just fine when connected to any ...
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Google Hangouts can't initiate call (desktop)

I'm signed into Hangouts on my laptop (Windows 8) and have installed the Hangouts extension for Chrome. Chats, sms, video calls, and receiving phone calls all seem to work properly. However, I am ...
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Google Chrome Update Issue: Update check failed to start (error code 4: 0x80070005)

I have been using Google Chrome for some time. It usually updates to the latest version when any new update is released by Google. But now I am getting the following error: And I am regularly ...
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French accents not displaying correctly in Chrome under Windows 7

I use both English and French in my everyday work as a translator, so I don't have any keyboard-related issues. For about two months now, all my accented French letters are displaying incorrectly, to ...
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change windows 7 frame color for a specific instance of chrome?

I've got a number of apps that I run inside chrome, and would like to be able to change the windows frame color for a specific one to help it stand out in my stack of open windows. Any suggestions on ...
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Google Chrome Inconsistent Group Policy Settings

Here's a fun one for ya's. When my computer was running Windows 7, I mucked around with some registry stuff for Google Chrome. I've forgotten exactly what. It may have been so it let me run Chrome ...
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Google Chrome - change from metro mode to desktop mode [duplicate]

On one of our desktop computers Google Chrome suddenly opens in metro mode. The user does not remember to having changed that setting. How can I force Google Chrome to open in desktop mode again ? ...
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Android 4.4.2 youtube/video stuck in pause [migrated]

Got me a shiny new Hudl 2 (8.3" Wi-Fi tablet with Android 4.4.2). It's nice. It does the gmail and the facebook, etc. What it doesn't do is play video from youtube, or other sources such as the BBC. ...
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How to force Google Chrome's omnibar to treat an rdp://-prefixed URL as a URL

I am currently using this RDP Hyperlink solution to run windows remote desktop by clicking a hyperlink or typing a URL into a browser/explorer. Unfortunately, Chrome treats URLs beginning in rdp:// ...
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Chrome Browser : how to open link in new tab automatically [duplicate]

I can't figure out how to change the settings in Chrome Browser so that if i click a new link the link will open in a new tab. Currently i have to right lick --> open link in new tab manually for ...
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Permanently Deleted Chrome Bookmarks Recovery? or AppData full Recovery? Any Level of Solution Available in Win 7?

Win 7, I deleted during disk clean up and manually from AppData all files, which includes Chrome bookmarks as well! I tried to restore system to recover chrome bookmarks, but they are not showing up ...
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When Nvidia Surround is enabled, Google Chrome has border around edge when maximized

Simply put, whenever I enable Nvidia Surround (with whatever settings), whenever I maximize Google Chrome on one monitor, it will have this weird border around the top, left, right, and bottom edges. ...
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Volume Low in Chrome Browser

Volume for audio and video sounds too quiet in Chrome, e.g. on YouTube. I have tried restarting it (via the actual exit option) and then I tried restarting the computer. Running Windows 8.1. Volume ...
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How do I disable google cloud print In chrome?

If I remove a printer from cloud print it tells me to disable the connector to prevent the printers re - registering. How do I do this?
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How can I remove these “devices” on the root of my Macbook Air?

Deleting (cmd+delete) doesn't work. Right click shows an "Eject" option which also does not work. I have Chrome on the Dev channel. They are all empty despite the Size column informing they aren't. ...
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How can I show the window print dialog using JavaScript in Google Chrome? [migrated]

I’m using JavaScrpt window.print() function to print out the document. But here is a problem in Google Chrome when window.print() function is run it shows the Chrome print dialog not window print ...
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chrome spawns “kill pages?” text when nothing is wrong

This is a bit different than other questions about the "kill pages" thing. This has been happening from time to time that the box pops up, lists ALL tabs as non responsive but nothing seems to be ...
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Is there a standalone webkit/blink video player? [closed]

Is there a webkit/blink video player separate from loading in the whole browser? I am hoping to find such a tool with command line controls ala ffmpeg. I ask because there are subtle discrepancies ...
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How do you disable swipe history navigation?

On my Surface Pro, when I drag my finger across the browser window, Chrome will navigate back and forth through the browsing history. click to open on Youtube How do I disable this feature?
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Groovorio. com gets me down, I can't remove it

I used to be careful when browsing online and never get suspicious apps or click any nasty websites. I have no idea how this groovorio gets inside and replaces my homepage. Now the chrome works like ...
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Unwanted italics in Google Chrome

I use Windows 7 home premium. Everything in Chrome displays and prints in italics for the past three months. How can I get rid of the italics?
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Make Chrome use nVidia card instead of integrated one for hardware accelerated elements

So I have an Asus laptop with an Intel integrated GC and an nVidia GC. Intel's drivers behave badly and like to crash on occasion which leads to problems (PC starts being really slow after the drivers ...
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Google Chrome 35 - Installing older versions of browsers [duplicate]

I have some software that only works with Google chrome 35 and 37. I want set one of my users up with this software - but I don't know where to find the download for 35 or 37. Any ideas on a good ...
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How can I block ad.doubleclick.net javascript (which seems to be slowing my browser down)

My browser is quite slow accessing a number of sites today and they are all slowing "waiting for ad.doubleckick.net" My goal is to stop the javascript call to prevent the slowdown. (I assume most ad ...
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Is there a Chrome history file on line that would have my bookmarks from an earlier installation? [closed]

Is there a history file on line that would have my bookmarks from an earlier Chrome installation? I did not save or make an image back up....
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Internet browsing in bootcamp much faster than OS X

Hardware: iMac mid 2010 i3 processor 8GB ram Crucial M500 256GB SSD 120 Mbps internet through Time Capsule 4th generation connected with 1 Gbps cat 6 cable Software: OS X Lion Windows 7 through ...
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How do I turn off the spell-check in Google Chrome on OSX?

As documented here, Google Chrome has an automatic spell-check built in, and it is possible to disable it for certain fields temporarily. Can it be disabled for all sites?
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Windows 8 x64 iTunes crashes when accessing the store if google chrome is also running

iTunes keeps crashing on my computer in JavaScriptCore.dll when opening the iTunes store. This is true for all versions starting from 11 (11.x crash in a different DLL which has WTF in its name :)). I ...
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Google Chrome keeps opening this new tab - virus?

Recently (starting about 2 weeks ago), when I click on something (usually a link) in Chrome (on Windows 7), there is probably a 1-5% chance (a couple of times per day) Chrome will open this page on a ...
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Chrome OS local link stopped working

I've created a very simple webpage as a test on my chromebook. I have an index.html and a test.txt file within the same folder. I have linked the test.txt with the html <a href="test.txt">. ...
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Setting my computer to the correct date and time stops website security certificates from validating

I recently got a new computer and I've come across a peculiar issue related to internet security certificates and setting my time in Windows. Here is my sequence of events thus far: Booted new ...
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Is there a way to disable notifications from a particular person in google hangouts and not be invisible?

I'm using Windows 7 Running Chrome 38.0.2125.111 m, Google Hangouts plugin 2014.910.433.1. I'm experiencing the behaviour whereby if I disable notifications for a particular person, it makes me ...
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Why does my browser display abnormally few special characters? [duplicate]

I want to insert some special characters in Google Docs. However,there are many that my browser doesn't seem to recognize. How can I get my browser to recognize them?
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Pinned program disappear after shut down

the installed program icon such as ytd always disappear from taskbar & start menu after shut down google chrome with window 7? Thanks.
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Timeout connecting Mozilla Valence to remote Google Chrome

Attempting to connect Mozilla Firefox Developer Edition's Valence, (née Firefox Tools Adapter), to a locally-running Google Chrome invoked with --remote-debugging-port=9222—per the instructions—fails ...
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Android chrome print, how is it set up? [migrated]

I'm looking to replace a mobile laptop with an Android tablet. I noticed on my Android 4 phone, in Chrome, there is an option Menu>Print, which lets me generate a PDF, or select a printer. When I ...
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Unable of accessing twitter and imgur

So title already addresses my problem, I can't access neither twitter nor imgur. Sometimes though, I can. After trying to load the pages, approx. 30 seconds, it gives me the error ...
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Why in the world is my Chrome lagging?

I'm using my MSI GE60 2OE-202XPL laptop for some time: i5-4200M 8GB DDR3 nVidia GeForce GTX 765M full HD screen additional full HD screen connected via HDMI SSD disk Plextor-256M6M Windows 8.1 ...
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Why can't I use Google Search keyboard navigation with Chrome?

Roughly about a week ago I stopped being able to use keyboard navigation in Google Search (i.e. press tab and up/down arrows). I had no issues before, and I've changed nothing as far as I can tell. ...
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Disable Automatic Magnification on Windows 8 Touchscreen Laptop with Chrome

I have a touchscreen Windows 8 laptop (an Ultrabook). When surfing the web with Google Chrome it very often tries to be helpful by magnifying part of the screen that I touch, perhaps because I'm ...