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Java runs slow when chrome is minimized, but runs at proper speed when Chrome is maximized

The java program does not run in chrome. Running from eclipse or even a jar. If chrome is maxed(or even windowed actually) then it runs full speed but if its minimized or chrome isnt running its ...
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Using Java in Chrome on Centos 7

I have installed java on my computer running CentOS 7. I've tried yum install java downloading the proper rpm for my bitness from java.com/en/download. I've also done as suggested in this how to ...
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Chrome (and Chrome alone) cannot access the Internet

My neighbour rang me this morning to tell me that she couldn't access the Internet so I agreed to have a look at it for them. The machine is an aging Sony Vaio running Windows Vista (didn't note what ...
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How to make Google Chrome open PDFs in the internal PDF viewer instead of downloading them automatically?

How to prevent Chrome from downloading PDF files automatically and instead of that, show them online with internal PDF viewer?
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What is the “Google Drive Client Native Proxy” Chrome Extension for?

I noticed I have an extension installed, "Google Drive Client Native Proxy", but I'm not familiar with what its purpose is, nor do I remember installing it. I'm assuming it was installed by Google for ...
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F5 issues on my office computer [on hold]

I have to refresh (F5) constantly, every minute or so, on my computer at my office while using Google Chrome. This has been going on for months. Any suggestions? Thank you
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How to stop cloudflare authentications when visiting a site?

I have multiple systems running in the same network, but when I try to visit some websites, I always get the Cloudflare authentication captchas. It is really irritating, because I don't face it in my ...
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how to prevent Chromium from remembering a certain form field?

There are some form fields on some websites, where I enter a one-time code sent by SMS or generated by a hardware token, to authenticate to some service. The Chromium browser remembers the previous ...
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New Chrome Dev Tools emulation menu won't disappear

I turned on emulation in the Chrome Dev Tools in Chrome 38 on Windows. The new dev tools menu adds some cool inline features to the page, but I can't seem to turn them off. I tried to turn ...
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How to open multiple local HTML files in Google Chrome at once?

Using Google Chrome Dev Channel on Windows, I have multiple local HTML files in one folder: And I want to open them all at once in one Google Chrome window as separate tabs: What I tried and did ...
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YT videos are not playing on nokia xl

I m using nokia xl cell.and when I start playing videos on youtube on my mob on google chrome using my college wifi ,videos doesn't play.while on some of my friends cell they start playing ...
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Google Chrome update seems to have broken my AutoHotKey scripts to expand text and automate other tasks

A restart of Chrome, this morning, seems to have 'broken' my autohotkey scripts to expand text messages and automate repetitive button pressing sequences. I edit Waze maps and take part in various ...
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Is there a native way to show Emoji in Google Chrome?

Twitter often uses Emoji, but they don't show well in Chrome. Up until a few minutes ago, I used Chromoji. However, today it hijacked my browser while going through Stack Overflow to show me an ...
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What information does Chrome/Android send to Google to discover my “WiFi based” location? [migrated]

Their commercial geolocation API doc says it needs a list of every WiFi access point around, with, for each of them: MAC address, ESSID signal strength, a few others. Common devices probably ...
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Why can my VMware Win8 guest system not paste from Chromium's clipboard when it works for all other applications?

I am running a Win8.1 guest in VMware Player 6.03 on an Ubuntu 14.04 host system. The Win 8.1 virtual machine can access text copied from Firefox, gedit, gnome-terminal and other applications, but not ...
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How to disable Google Chrome Canary forced search for 0.0.0.0 address

When i am trying to navigate to url such as http://0.0.0.0:3000/something, canary does not allow me to do it, it just offers me to search with text that i typed in omnibox. It happens only with ...
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No error message and Google Chrome just stopped working

I ran a system restore this morning because my computer was acting a little weird (any scrolling magnifies the page.) I had this problem before but this time it somehow disabled Google Chrome. I can ...
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What is lighter on resources in chrome FLASH or HTML5 video player?

What is lighter on resources in chrome FLASH or HTML5 video player? I'm asking both in general and specifically about youtube. I tend to have many youtube video windows open, so I'd like to know ...
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Chrome Extension - Rename tabs based on bookmark name

I'm looking for an extension/plug in that will automatically rename tabs based on my bookmark names. Working on browsers with a lot of tabs for reporting and work - wanted to just sort the tabs out. ...
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Issue with Chrome and text field character limits

Attempting to submit content in a text field in Chrome, this is a web based tool I utilize at work. In IE it works fine, but when I attempt to submit a query into the space it returns this error. ...
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Separate taskbar icon in separate tab (Chrome)

Is it possible to force Google Chrome (38.0.2125.104 m) on Windows 8.1 to show separate taskbar icon for each window (NOT tab)? I need this for Chrome only and global suggestions like this won't go ...
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Can ping but can't browse with Chrome or IE, only with Maxthon

I'm using Windows 8 on a Lenovo G50. When I use Chrome or IE, I can't connect to any websites. I checked my internet settings and there is no proxy configured. I ran the network troubleshooter and ...
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Enounce MySpeed not working on Firefox+Chrome after Flash crashes?

So I use Enounce MySpeed to speed up videos. It works for a while.. until Flash crashes. Then it won't work on either Chrome or Firefox until I reboot the computer. Even if I quit and restart ...
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Advertisement suddenly appearing on top of almost every page

Since this morning strange advertisement is appearing on top of many pages I open in webbrowser (see screenshot at the end). It's happening in any browser (tested FF, IE and Chrome), on any of three ...
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Youtube Progress bar will not go away in fullscreen mode

Started a few months ago, having trouble getting full-screen progress bar to recede after a few seconds, but now no matter what I do I cannot get it to go away. I've tried clicking on the black ...
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How to change Chrome's search keyboard shortcut (Ctrl +F)

I would like to change Chrome's default page search keyboard shortcut (Ctrl + F) to something else (e.g Ctrl + M). How can I do this? There is a Shortcut Manager Chrome extension, but it doesn't ...
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How do you change Chrome's background color?

I've been looking for a way to dial down reddit's white background late at night. I ended up using Control Freak (which is very cool) with my own custom styles. It works perfectly. Except when it ...
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Mysterious file named pubmatic downloaded while attempting to download software from Sourceforge

While attempting to download iReport from Sourceforge, I noticed that in addition to downloaded the desired file, and additional empty file named 'pubmatic' had been downloaded. Has anyone else seen ...
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Handling user authentication when printing from OS X

After implementing user authentication for printing to a Konica Minolta C554e from OS X, print jobs not originating from the system dialog are rejected. The system dialog sends jobs from either the ...
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Chrome Crashed and cant re-install [closed]

Cannot not re-install chrome, doesn't recognize an internet connection while other browsers do. I un-installed it because it quit working. Something with the flash not working.
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Disable google chrome google shortcut [duplicate]

Google Chrome has a "feature" that annoys me to no end: If I want to search for something relating to Google, I naturally start typing it into the address bar. E.g., "Google Analytics". But Chrome ...
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Does 64-bit Chrome store Flash data in a different place from 32-bit Chrome?

I recently upgraded my Chrome from 32-bit to 64-bit (Windows 8.1, if that matters). I have been playing a Flash game, and when I went to resume, all my stored progress was reset. I believe the ...
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On My Mac Book Pro settings On Startup

On My Mac Book Pro settings in On Startup, I have selected "Open a specific Page or pages" and set the start page to Google, but it still opens with blank New Tab. Any Ideas?
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Make Chrome automatically click on a specific link on a specific website

I need to configure Google Chrome to click on a specific link on a specific website (or even better, websites in a specific domains), just to automate something I have to use all the time. Is there ...
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Self signed certificate is not appearing in Chrome after importing

I have a Synology NAS that creates a self signed certificate for SSL access. I'm using the latest Chrome on Windows 7. Upon visiting the NAS's landing page, Chrome presents a red warning to say that ...
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Firefox image view using css from chrome:// schemed URL

I am running Firefox on Debian Linux. When I view an image directly (e.g: http://localhost/image.png) and I open the element inspector I see the following code: <html> <head> ...
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Arial always show up as bold in my system

Lately (I'm not sure exactly when, but sometime during the last couple of weeks) pages in my browser has looked strange, and that is because the default font (Arial) looks bold all the time. Here is ...
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Launching Google Chrome 38 in background using node and socket-io

I need to launch google chrome in the background using service that will be using AD user. Windows service is running node.js and i'm launching Chrome by request via Socket-io. Chrome should open ...
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Chrome for Windows 8 Blocks Insecure Content with No Option to Allow

My company uses an idiotic security product that basically reissues certs for secure websites, which causes security warnings in the browser for any SSL-based URLs. Usually the browser will present ...
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Chrome Browser freezes on undocking

I'm running Chrome 38 on Windows 7 Pro on a Lenovo Thinkpad W530. Chrome seems stable most of the time, but whenever I undock or dock from my docking station, I run the risk that Chrome will become ...
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Chromebook no longer connects to Wifi

A few months ago I picked up a Samsung chromebook from a pawnshop for cheap and I just use it for things most people use a tablet for. Most of the time its just plugged in to my speakers in the ...
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Firefox — How to open a link (to any text-based file) in Vim?

Rather often, I see web pages with links to files that I want to open directly in gVim (when browsing with Firefox on Windows). Chrome-specific answer — also good to have. Attempting to get this ...
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Chrome plugin executing custom javascript on tab URL satisfying some regexp?

Is there any chrome plugin with interface that allows executing custom javascript on tab URL satisfying some regexp? For example, I want to alert('Hello') on all pages satisfying pattern ...
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Pentium 3 GHZ Dell high CPU usage while using Windows 8.1 and chrome

My CPU load is high with windows 8.1 and Chrome latest version. I have a Dell 3 GHZ with 2.5GB of RAM. All tests are fine except browsing is sluggish and makes noise and sometimes crashes. Task ...
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Equivalent of /etc/chromium/default for google-chrome on Linux

I have a flag I need to add to every invocation of Google Chrome (--password-store=basic, because of this bug). With Chromium I could do this with /etc/chromium/default or by setting ...
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Why is Chrome inconsistent about showing Upload Progress?

Sometimes when I'm uploading a file in Chrome, a small status bar message appears on the bottom left of the window, saying Uploading 23%... and so on, until the upload is finished. But sometimes this ...
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Is it possible? Multiple users simultaneously on one Chromebook

Is there a way to set up a chromebook (or any computer) to allow multiple users to work simultaneously? Set up an external monitor, external keyboard and external mouse all to work within designated ...
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Video progress bar will not go away in full screen

At the beginning of the summer I started to have a problem with YouTube where the progress bar would not disappear in full screen. I just refreshed the page and it would go away. Now, if I change any ...
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where is the “Enable Offline Cache Mode” in Chrome 38?

Looking for a way to work offline (when in the train...), reading my already open Chrome tabs. Too often do I loose the content of these tabs because of Chrome trying to refresh it... which inevitably ...
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Make Chrome stop saving password on a website

I had configured Chrome to save password on one particular website. But now I don't want Chrome to save it. Naturally, I went to saved passwords from wrench menu and deleted the saved password. The ...