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Webcam not recognized by flash (browser)

I have a webcam that works fine in software such as camorama and cheese. However, I cannot use it in websites that allow you to use a webcam (it's not recognized). I'm using Chromium 34.0 with Flash ...
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Java plugin doesn't work in Chrome in Ubuntu — how can I fix this?

I have Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (64 Bit) and Chrome Version 35.0.1916.153. I downloaded jre-7u60-linux-x64.tar.gz and extracted it in /usr/lib/java/ Then I created a directory named 'plugins' in ...
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Configure Google Chrome Notification Centre on Debian with LXDE

I am using the latest version of Google Chrome with Debian Wheezy and LXDE. I see the notifications as they arrive, however on Windows I have a notification centre where I can see the notification ...
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1answer
603 views

Making Google Chrome 35 work on CentOS 6.5

I am trying to install Google Chrome 35 on my CentOS 6.5 . After googleing for few hours I found that Google has decided not to support EL 6 release anymore. Due to which I get following error. ...
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1answer
732 views

Ubuntu 13.10 High CPU Usage

I recently installed the latest version of Ubuntu. It runs great but there is one problem. Very high CPU loads. When I have chrome open, the computer is commonly running at about 50% load. When ...
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Sound working in other programs - not in Chrome

Currently running Linux Mint 15 Cinnamon. When I installed the OS, I had no sound in any application, but it turned out to be a simple matter of selecting the right output device (I have a dedicated ...
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112 views

Google Chrome on Debian 7.4 x64 crash bug

I'm having an issue with Google Chrome 33.0.1750.152 on Debian 7.4 x64. A month ago or so, I noticed some odd processes running when I got home from work. I had let my brother use the computer while ...
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1answer
255 views

Linux Mint Firefox Freezing all day long

I'll be on some basic websites and then firefox will just freeze. I click the x on the top right and it asks me to save and quit and that works. It closes. I then reopen. This cycle has been my ...
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Chrome 33 shows ugly, blocky, pixelated fonts in Linux

After updating to the latest version of Chrome (33) on my Gentoo Linux box, certain sites such as GitHub have started rendering with ugly, pixelated, non-antialiased fonts. Small text is now basically ...
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How can I identify malware containing chrome extensions in Linux?

I seem to have been infected by malware. Specifically, every now and then (once every few days usually) I get redirected to a page that asks me to download something, usually a "new version of flash". ...
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1answer
14 views

How to make chrome recognize a new device after copying .config/google-chrome folder?

I recently installed linux on a new laptop. And I copied the ~/.config/google-chrome folder from my old laptop to the new laptop to duplicate previous settings. But the problem is now the two devices ...
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1answer
125 views

Starting multiple Chrome full screen instances on multiple monitors from (batch) script

My goal is to show different web content full screen on multiple monitors automatically after booting from a single computer. The browser I would like to use is Chrome. If Chrome does not support this ...
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1answer
1k views

Unicode characters cannot be displayed on Chrome tab title on Linux

After doing an apt-get dist-upgrade, unicode characters including Chinese and Japanese cannot be displayed in Chrome's tab titles. They are correctly displayed elsewhere (e.g. page content, bookmarks, ...
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1answer
184 views

How to run Chrome apps via command line?

I'm new to linux and just installed Elementary OS. I installed Chrome and noticed that Workflowy and a bunch of other Chrome Apps are also installed, as you can see in the screenshot. But how do I ...
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1answer
446 views

Chrome kiosk mode is not enabled until fullscreened

I know that Chromium can be started in kiosk mode with the flag --kiosk in the terminal. However, when Chromium is begun, it is in a regular windowed mode. Kiosk mode isn't enabled until the user ...
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1answer
216 views

How can I make my browser lie about my operating system?

I'm using Chromium (Version 30.0.1599.114 Ubuntu 12.10) under Linux. I'm trying to access a website that claims that it doesn't work under Linux. Of course, this is most likely crazy since the web is ...
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1answer
143 views

Failed dependency while installing Iron browser (a Chromium web browser clone)

Installation failed while trying to install Iron browser. [root@localhost softwares]# rpm -ivh iron64.rpm error: Failed dependencies: libc.so.6(GLIBC_2.15)(64bit) is needed by ...
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1answer
232 views

Booting into a Graphical Based Program in Debian (Raspberry Pi)

I am trying to boot into chromium on a Raspberry Pi running debian. However on boot it goes to a full screen command line with no graphical display. I have in /etc/init.d/ a script that starts up ...
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1answer
259 views

Problems with Chrome in Ubuntu 13.10

Since I upragraded to Ubuntu 13.10, my Chrome (Chromium, actually) is misbehaving. LastPass does not work, some Java-enabled pages (the New York Times, for instance) crash. Does anyone know why, and ...
4
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1answer
2k views

Google Talk plugin not working in Debian 64 bit

I'm using Siduction 64 bit (this is a Debian distro which runs off of the sid branch), and the Google Talk plugin has stopped working. My system is up to date, and I've tested both Chrome and Firefox. ...
3
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2answers
2k views

Does Chrome use a different DNS server from the OS?

I'm running Chrome on Linux. I have local DNS to resolve *.myname.com into 127.0.0.2 (I type "host whatever.myname.com" or "host myname.com" and I see the correct address). However in Chrome when I ...
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1answer
40 views

Create window-specific rule in KDE4

KDE 4 has a feature 'ElectricBorders' which maximizes a window when it's dragged towards the upper edge of the screen. I can disable it globally by editing ~/.kde4/share/config/kwinrc [Windows] ...
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127 views

Segmentation fault with glibc

I tried to install Chromium browser on Salix 13.37 Fluxbox, I got an error that said it requires newer versions of libstdc++.so.6 and libc.so.6, so I download and compile gcc and glibc, as I still get ...
0
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2answers
114 views

Is it possible to log out of Chrome using the command line?

Google's Chrome browser (and Chromium) stores the saved passwords in a encrypted sqlite database where it is pretty safe. However, if the user is logged into Chrome, it is merely a matter of a few ...
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1answer
50 views

How to add customized icons for bookmarks in ubuntu. google chrome?

I use google chrome on ubuntu 12.04. It would be very nice if there is a way to change the icon for folders and weblinks in the chrome bookmarks without using an extension. There exists a way on ...
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1answer
697 views

Why is Chromium running all tabs in a single process?

Typically, Chromium will group n tabs together into a single OS process, where n is typically a small number. However, for one of my Chromium profiles, all of my currently open tabs appear to be in ...
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4answers
206 views

How to revert to default google search from google.com/cse?

I have a problem with Google search in both Chrome and Firefox, when I type a search query, it will search at http://www.google.com/cse? rather than at https://www.google.com/#q= or at ...
2
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1answer
99 views

Chrome crawls on Linux whereas Firefox is light as a feather

In day to day browsing i find Chrome to consume x2 memory, has memory leaks with some sites (NYT, some ebay pages, with or without flash) whereas on Firefox is light as a feather. I'm a converted ...
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1answer
751 views

What is Chrome Canary and how is it different from Google Chrome - for Linux users?

Chrome has 3 releases - a regular release, a dev release and canary. Canary is simply a much newer release thats not as well tested, but has the latest shiny stuff. After a while the version ...
3
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1answer
214 views

How to open PDF file in Chrome via command in Linux?

Chrome can view PDF file, so I decide to make it as my default PDF viewer. However, I do not know how to open PDF file in chrome via my terminal emulator. I have tried a command google-chrome ...
2
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1answer
210 views

chromium/ubuntu: where is “rest of” history stored?

I know that chromium (under xubuntu, default package install) usually saves its profile and history data under ~/.config/chromium. Today, I removed that directory and ~/.cache/chromium, and restarted ...
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2answers
3k views

How do I save the buffered flash video (on Linux)?

There used to be a method for extracting buffered flash video in any browsers (like firefox, chrome, etc.), which makes use of the command ps and spies the fd that is pointing to an in-memory ...
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1answer
834 views

Update libs in Ubuntu 10.04

I have issue. I installed Ubuntu 10.04 on my machine (I don't want any Unity like, or another dist, because I like Gnome2). I tried to install Google Chrome, like this: ...
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1answer
1k views

Any sound which is played from Google Chrome is very low pitch

Any sound which is played from Google Chrome is very low pitch, doesn't matter which website or source i.e. video from youtube, music from flash games and etc. However if I open same content in other ...
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1answer
65 views

Chrome translate issue under Ubuntu

I live in Spain and Chrome normally offers me to translate into Spanish. I would rather have Chrome do the translation into English. How may I change that?
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1answer
85 views

Programatically refresh chrome pages on ubuntu

I'm building a static website. I'd like to write a script that watches a directory and, when a file changes, tells chrome to refresh that page. This is pretty simple with AppleScript, but I'm moving ...
0
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1answer
101 views

Strange character instead of arrow in Linux Chrome New tab page

I'm using Google Chrome dev channel on Linux. Recent update to 29.0.1521.3 breaks the little arrow on page switcher (at the left or right of the new tab page), instead there's some weird strange ...
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3answers
8k views

RHEL6 NO Longer Supported by Google Chrome, Is there a way around it?

I'm getting an error while trying to update my Google Chrome in RHEL6. [alexus@wcmisdlin02 ~]$ sudo yum update [sudo] password for alexus: Loaded plugins: refresh-packagekit, security Setting up ...
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1answer
898 views

New Google Chrome search/new tab page for Linux

I'm using google-chrome on Windows and Linux. On Windows, it is google-chrome 28 something (I use beta) and on Linux it is google-chrome-unstable Version 29.0.1516.3 dev. After a recent update on ...
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0answers
925 views

Close a specific Chrome tab in Ubuntu/Linux using terminal command

Is there a way to close a specific Chrome tab with a terminal command? I tried below commands: kill -9 <pid of Chrome tab>: Instead of closing a tab, it kills the tab ("He's dead Jim" message ...
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2answers
2k views

Google Chrome Remote Desktop generate pin using Linux console

Right now Google Chrome Remote Desktop does not allow to add whole machine to the computers list. So it is impossible to access computer that does not manually generate PIN code. I have a SSH access ...
2
votes
1answer
260 views

Stop Chrome from downloading and keeping multiple copies of the same file

For example, everytime I click on the same attachment in Gmail it downloads a new copy and renames it to something like file(x).bar where x is the current number of copies. Is there any way to get it ...
3
votes
1answer
268 views

Google Chrome and jabber connection

I just see in netstat output that Google Chrome established jabber connection to Google IPs. Anybody have ideas why? GMail chat is off. root@debian:~# netstat -tnp Active Internet connections (w/o ...
0
votes
0answers
520 views

How to stop Google Chrome from starting in Incognito mode?

I am using Linux Crunchbang with Openbox on my Acer Aspire 5536 laptop. When I click on the Google Chrome icon it starts in Incognito mode. How can I stop that, so it starts normally?
0
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1answer
293 views

How to install extensions on Chromium without the web store?

I tried to install the Reddit Enhancement Suit, when Chromium complained that I can only install extensions easily from Web Store. It downloaded the .crx file. How can I apply it? The linked help page ...
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votes
1answer
55 views

Google in Chrome on Linux

Google search and youtube do not work in Chrome on Linux (Ubutu 12.04 x64, Mint 14 x64, Android on Nexus 7). I can find video on youtube, but it don't loading. Also, i can get results from google ...
2
votes
1answer
157 views

How to make chrome to not “unselect” in addressbar [closed]

I have the following strange behavior - when I click on address-bar, press shift+end, the selection disappears after very short time, I could not find what causing that. Same happen if I just select ...
0
votes
1answer
614 views

how to tell chrome not use /run/shm or how to make /run/shm not mounted as tmpfs?

I have the problem with tmpfs and google chrome. When chrome runs, it uses /run/shm to keep some files like /run/shm/.com.google.Chrome.RnIWmb, the files are (deleted) but still open, that cause ...
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2answers
47 views

Why is the font “blacked” when it's magnified a lot?

When I enlarge the font in a web page, sometimes the font gets thick, "black-ed", why is that? And after a few mouse scrolls:
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0answers
53 views

Web browser is playing the video clips very quickly

I am using Ubuntu 12.04 and have noticed that after restart there is no problem with watching video clips in the net, but after some time, when I try to open a video click (for example from YouTube) ...