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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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Chrome on ubuntu 12.04 cannot render icons on github

I am using chrome, and when I browse github, instead of the icons I get either empty squares or a literal "fi" symbol. Firefox renders them properly. It's clear that these icons are not images but ...
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Trouble with google chrome on ubuntu

I recently tried to import some root certificate and installed some cert manager. I also gave the Chrome Beta a short try. Since then, I have to following problems with Google Chrome: The unity ...
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Chrome does not allow other microphones

If I go to Settings > Advanced > Privacy > Content Settings > Media I can choose my Microsoft LX-3000 microphone as input. But if I enter in https://www.sqwiggle.com/ and allow this site to use ...
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Change Chrome homepage(s) based on time of day

I always forget to clock in on our web-based timeclock in the morning. In the past I've used a geofence reminder on my phone to remind me when I get to the office, but sometimes I start my day ...
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What is wrong with Korean displaying on the browser?

When I display Korean letters on Google Chrome browser on Ubuntu Linux, I see that the fonts are rendered, but the spacing is wrong. It looks like this: A close up: What is wrong, and how can I ...
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684 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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How to set Chrome browser image as wallpaper in Linux?

I want to set an image in Chrome browser as desktop wallpaper without explicitly downloading the image. Something like ...
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47 views

How to show tabs vertically in Chrome?

There's an addon for Firefox, which is the only reason to use Firefox for me: Tree Style Tabs. I've heard there was a build of Chrome with such function, but was unable to find it. How do I show tabs ...
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Google Chrome not able to identify my webcam

Chrome has suddenly stopped accessing my camera. Whenever I go to a website that tries to use my camera, I see a text that says camera : none available When I go to media settings, I see that Chrome ...
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Ubuntu start Node.js server and open Chrome in kiosk mode

I'd like for a computer to immediately start a Node.js application on boot. I'd then like Chrome to open in Kiosk mode, but only after the server has been started. Looking on the Ubuntu Stack ...
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ubuntu 13.10 run chrome with oracle(sun) jdk1.7 32 bit and not 64 bit

I have (manually downloaded and extracted) both jdk 1.7 32 and 64 bit in two folders. I want chrome to run applets with jdk1.7 32 bit unfortunately it keeps asking me to install java plugin when i ...
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Chrome OS sudo startunity app

I am running crouton unity on a Samsung chrome-book. How do i automate a shell script to start unity into a chrome OS app that I can place on the chrome shelf next to the other chrome apps? i want ...
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Chrome icon on the panel missing from my ubuntu, how to get it back?

Here are the screen shots: As you can see, on Ubuntu's the bottom panel, the chrome icon is missing, how can I get it back? Thanks
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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 ...
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Cannot move Google Chrome tabs to different monitor in ubuntu

When I use Chrome in Windows, I can grab a tab and drag it over to my second monitor and it will automatically maximize. In ubuntu, when I try to do the same, the tab will snap back to my primary ...
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Ubuntu Chrome I cannot resize window

I am using Chrome v. 30 with Ubuntu 12.04 LTS and I've been trying to resize a tab so that I can have two windows open side by side. But there are no maximize minimize buttons or menu item. How do I ...
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Google Chrome on Ubuntu won't load some sites

I just installed Ubuntu on an external hard drive, and everything is working perfectly. Only Chrome won't load some sites (Google, Facebook, or Twitter), however it can load every single other site. ...
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Chrome browser issue: Cannot click any links on my website

This issue is only happening in Chrome on my Ubuntu 12 machine. In some versions of our website, I cannot click on any links. I can click and focus on textboxes and type text but cannot click a ...
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browser extensions for multiple sessions in firefox / chrome

I am looking for plugins that I can install with which I can have multiple sessions on my browsers. The answers I have found till now are either outdated, or suggest private browsing, or use .exe ...
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Why Google Chrome and Firefox share bookmarks on Ubuntu?

I've been having this problem for a while now. My wife uses Firefox and I use Google Chrome, but somehow the bookmarks on Google Chrome shows on Firefox and the Hotmail session is shared between ...
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Ubuntu 13.04 Chrome Audio Muted

Updated from Ubuntu 12.04->12.10->13.04. Everything went smooth except for Chrome. Chrome has no audio, period, from Youtube or anything. If I open up Pulse Audio volume controller I can see ...
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My Google Account not working properly with Ubuntu

When I use Windows, there is no problem; I can use Google Hangouts, Google Plus, and even(!) Google Search. But When I use Ubuntu (tried 12.04, 12.10 and 13.04); I cannot use Google Hangouts, it ...
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How to set up a own Chrome sync server?

I'm trying to set up a sync server for Chromium/Chrome, but i'm totally failed. I also couldn't find a How-To (like this here for Firefox) for that. I only found this question from '10 on superuser ...
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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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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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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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PhpMyAdmin keeps refreshing automatically on Chrome in Ubuntu?

When I log in to it (running on localhost) it keeps refreshing like crazy. It works alright in firefox though. Anyone had this problem before?
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Ubuntu-Java not working in chrome or firefox

I installed JDK-7 on to my Ubuntu 12.10 and JDK is not running in any of my browsers but I can right click a .jar file and it will give me the option to open with OpenJDK Java 7 Runtime. I can also ...
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How come I can't access Youtube videos on Chrome in Ubuntu?

When I try to watch Youtube videos in Google Chrome on Ubuntu Quantal Quetzal, I get the following "Couldn't load plugin." message. I tried to go to "Wrench" -> Tools -> Task Manager in Google ...
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482 views

Weird rendering of font Helvetica in Chrome

It started happening after I installed the Helvetica font on my system (at least I think that was the trigger). I tried to install Helvetica on my Ubuntu 12.10 system but the font viewer crashed ...
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How to disable Google Chrome downloads from Ubuntu updates?

How can I stop the Ubuntu Update from trying to download Google Chrome when it notifies me of updates? I uncheck it every time, but it keeps coming back.
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Is it possible to print a webpage (ipython notebook) to a PDF with a single infinitely long page?

I have an ipython notebook with a great deal of graphs and comments in markdown cells. I'd like to export this notebook to a pdf file, and so far I've managed to do so by selecting print to file from ...
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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) ...
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Am I a spambot or is it just a wrongly configured Tor?

I'm on Ubuntu 12.04 and constantly experience trouble browsing, i.e. extremely slow-loading websites. I'm fairly confident it's not just a network problem. Sometimes I find that when Chrome ...
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Browser is able to load website only at the second attempt

I get a weird error with my webpage once in a while when trying to reload the page and Google Chrome throws Oops! Google Chrome could not connect to subdomain.mydomain.com. Then I refresh the page ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 - Ctrl+T does not work in browsers

I have just installed Ubuntu 12.04. At the beginning I used Unity, I downloaded and installed Chrome, Ubuntu tweak (where I configured my favorite shortcuts) and decided to switch to Gnome-classic ...
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How do I change an application icon on Ubuntu?

Specifically, I want to swap out the Chrome icon for that of Chromium, as I find the former garish.
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Chrome shows “The site's security certificate is not trusted” error

From this morning I get this error whenever I access Google Docs and some websites. My system datetime is correct and I checked "Automatically from the Internet". My BIOS is OK. I cleared everything ...
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Angry birds on google chrome doesn't have any sound?

Downloaded angry birds from the chrome web store onto my chromium web browser. But when I start the game it doesn't have any audio. Is this some known issue with the browser on ubuntu? I run ubuntu ...
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How do I run Chromium on Ubuntu Server

I am running ubuntu server (no gui). I am trying to run Chromium and somehow view the gui using another tool (vnc?) When I try to run chromium-browser I get this error: (chromium-browser:3869): ...
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Missing text/blank space on Ubuntu web sites using Google Chrome

When visiting ubuntu.com or askubuntu.com, Google Chrome displays blank spaces instead of most of the expected text of the web site. The sites look like this: I am using Google Chrome 20.0.1132.47 ...
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Flash player not present in Chrome on Ubuntu 12.04 64-bits

Many problems with Chrome 64bits in Ubuntu 12.04 64-bits, is there any way to work with Chrome 32bits or fix that problem? Any ideas? I also noticed that chrome went so slow, 64bits problem?
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Chrome in Xmonad - Mouse Unresponsive

I have Xmonad installed on Ubuntu 10.10. When using google Chrome, sometimes the mouse becomes unresponsive (only inside chrome). The problem goes like this: I have several tabs open Click with the ...
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Chrome windows don't remember size after closing and re-opening

Running GNOME 3 (GNOME Shell 3.2.2.1) on Ubuntu 11.10 , I'm seeing a problem with Google Chrome where sometime in the past a pop-under ad has resized my browser window to something like 640x400 , and ...
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Where does Chrome store its bookmarks in Ubuntu 11.10?

I looked at all the other posts on this but can't find the directories mentioned (~/.config/google-chrome/Default/Bookmarks, it's a JSON file.). Being a 2 day Newbie to Ubuntu/Linux I would like to ...
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Google Chrome briefly hangs before rendering a new tab

Whenever I want to switch to a tab other than the one that is being rendered, Chrome hangs for about 2 seconds before rendering the new tab. This occurs whenever a new tab has to be showed, such as ...
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How can I make the browser automatically do some operations (such as refresh the webpage every a few minutes)? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What is the easiest way to make your browser refresh a page every say, 5 seconds? How can I run a web page in task scheduler every day? Are there some ways to make the ...
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How to change the magnet uri handler in Google Chrome?

I removed the Transmission BitTorrent client from my Ubuntu and installed Deluge. Now magnet URIs don't work anymore. How to tell Chrome to launch the new app instead?
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Google chrome in Windows 7 in Ubuntu - speed differences

I've recently converted to Linux (Ubuntu 11.04) and installed Google Chrome (not chromium). To my surprise it works very slow. The firefox included in the ditro is much faster (2-4 times as fast, ...