2
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1answer
79 views

Why have my Chrome windows metastasized?

Chrome was fine when I shut it down last night, but when I opened it up today, the entire window had gone huge. I know I can make the web content zoom in and out easily enough, but the tabs, the ...
0
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0answers
96 views

Chrome browser hopelessly broken and reinstall does not fix?

I started having a very strange problem on Windows XP this past week or so with Chrome. Chrome browser has become hopelessly broken. Uninstall and reinstall does not fix. What is really strange is ...
0
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1answer
943 views

How can I install Google Chrome on my Windows XP computer? [duplicate]

I can download Google Chrome from web page, but I can't install it. Every time it shows the message "please wait , installation in running". After this message I can't do anything on the Internet ...
0
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1answer
3k views

Downloads stops at 99% in Google Chrome

I was using IE8 till yesterday and downloads also stopped at 99%. I installed Google Chrome however but downloads also stops at 99% or at 1 second remaining and then after some time says that network ...
0
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0answers
38 views

Why is Google Chrome locking my SD card from being ejected?

A couple times now I've been unable to eject an SD card I've inserted while Chrome was running. Lockhunter says that Chrome has something open. Both times Gmail has been one of the tabs. This time ...
0
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2answers
952 views

Google is not open in any browser

www.google.com will not open in any browser. I try to open www.google.com in Google Chrome and also in Firefox but it given below error message. In Google chrome I got this error message SSL ...
0
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0answers
81 views

Unicode play icon ▶ present in a page title is incorrectly displayed in Chrome/Win XP x86

This happens in 2 different machines both running Chrome Versão 29.0.1547.57 m in Windows XP Pro SP3 x86: I've found to this question (Unicode play icon ▶ present in a page title is incorrectly ...
0
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1answer
136 views

Disabling Chrome's “Show as tab” option

In Chrome, when you open a popup, click the icon, there is an option to "Show as tab". This is the feature I wish to disable, as overkill as necessary short of disabling the popup altogether. Using XP ...
0
votes
1answer
205 views

How do I remove Javascript dialog console box seen in Chrome?

Windows XP using Chrome, I have javascript or java applet console box that runs in the right hand corner of the sidebar which is a Dialog box. Tabs say "execute JS, "hide console" "show source". Opens ...
0
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0answers
104 views

Spell check and suggestions stopped working in Google Chrome 28+

When I type in the search bar in Google Chrome 28+, if the word is misspelled, it sometimes gets underlined in red, but I don't get these corrections anymore. It just started this weekend. All boxes ...
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votes
3answers
354 views

Is “Chromepass” by Nirsoft legit? [closed]

XP Chrome I need to find out a password in the Chrome browser and I have found "Chromepass" by Nirsoft. Is this a legitimate facility?
0
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2answers
172 views

Google Chrome resolution nonoptimal for monitor

I use Windows XP, and my monitor resolution is 1024x768 pixels, but in Chrome, the sites look too big. I tried lowering the zoom of the browser with Ctrl-, but doesn't work well because the sites ...
1
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1answer
114 views

Webpage fails to render correctly on same version of Chrome but different version of Windows

Cubes 3D The above link works perfectly on Windows 7: Chrome Version 26.0.1410.43 m But on XP SP3: Chrome Version 26.0.1410.43 m the cubes are reduced to displaying a flattened number 2. This ...
1
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1answer
194 views

No scroll bar button in Chrome browser

Suddenly scrollbar have no buttons anymore in my chrome browser. I have tried to turn off all extensions, but without any result. Any ideas?
2
votes
0answers
54 views

How to view POST data from previous form submission?

I'm using Google Chrome and have been working in a rather clunky and rediculous CMS. I've been making some CSS edits using Chrome Developer Tools and then copying and pasting it into a large textarea ...
0
votes
2answers
3k views

Recover deleted folder form bookmarks bar?

I googled for this, but didn't find an answer. I removed a folder in Google Chrome's Bookmarks bar. Chrome says nothing when doing this, and I assumed it wouldn't actually delete the data from the ...
2
votes
1answer
829 views

How to get Windows's default minimize, restore and close buttons in Chrome? [duplicate]

How can Chrome be configured to respect the default behavior for Windows XP forms in Classic mode? Specifically, I'm asking about the minimize, restore and close icons in the upper right-hand corner ...
5
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3answers
5k views

Simulate high resolution screen in Chrome?

How do I display a wide-screen wide web site on an XGA screen (1024px) in Chrome 26 on Windows XP. Of course, I can zoom out in Chrome, but then still the < 1220px media query fires , bummer! So I ...
0
votes
2answers
1k views

Suddenly Chrome is saying, “Shockwave has crashed”. How can I fix this?

XP3, Over the last few days Chrome is giving me the above message anywhere from 3 to 8 or so times a day. I'm not sure it's related but my computer is freezing once or twice a day and I have to do a ...
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1answer
2k views

How to resolve the speed and video streaming issue in google chrome

I have got latest chrome installed in windows platform. The youtube videos are not coming properly, There is voice distortion and the pages are loading bit slow. scrolling is not smooth and It will ...
2
votes
3answers
2k views

In windows xp, how can I set the default browser from chrome to IE via Command Line, without admin privs

Situation: 1. Need to Set the defualt browser to IE via cmd(problem) 2. Need to do a citrix login via IE(amounts to loading a url) beause it wont run in google chrome 3. then set default ...
1
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2answers
2k views

Sound stutters in Chrome. How do I revert to a previous version of Flash?

The sound has started to stutter on last.fm, Grooveshark, and Youtube. How do I revert to an old version of Flash? I tried downloading one of these files, but they were only for Linux: ...
3
votes
2answers
3k views

How can I remove “Some settings are managed by your administrator” in Chrome?

I use Google Chrome everywhere : Computers, phone and tablet. On one computer (the only one running Windows XP), I see a message saying "Some settings are managed by your administrator" in the ...
0
votes
1answer
455 views

Why does a tab move from existing Chrome window to a new one?

Sometimes when I click on a tab in Chrome the window opens, but in a new browser. This does not seem to be related to quick-clicking. How can I return the new window back to the group?
1
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0answers
527 views

Chrome sees internet connection, Spotify doesn't

I'm having a bizarre problem with an application on Windows XP. I can happily browse the internet in Chrome, but Spotify insists there is no connection available. Spotify used to work fine. Some ...
5
votes
4answers
3k views

How to make a Chrome incognito shortcut in Windows work after Chrome updates

I have created a shortcut to the Google Chrome application on Windows XP. I have modified the target line in the shortcut such that it ends in the argument to start Chrome in incognito mode. The ...
0
votes
2answers
3k views

Chrome installer error 0x80070057

I installed a fresh installation of XP SP3 on a hyper-v virtual machine. Nothing is installed besides Microsoft Security essentials. If I try to install chrome with the alternate all users installer, ...
2
votes
1answer
3k views

Chrome becomes very slow when switching tabs

During a heavy browsing session, Chrome can become very slow to switch to a tab that hasn't been opened in a while. I assume that it's switched the contents to disk and needs to reload it, but it can ...
0
votes
2answers
3k views

Error installing Google Chrome on Windows XP (on VirtualBox)

I am having some problems with my freshly installed Windows XP on VirtualBox. I tried installing Google Chrome on it, and the error I get is: Google Update installation failed with error 0x80040890 ...
0
votes
4answers
5k views

Where does Google Chrome store search engine settings?

I want to know where Google Chrome stores its search engine settings for the Windows XP platform. The reason being; my search engine keeps being changed to SpeedBit and I've thought of just locking up ...
0
votes
2answers
324 views

Chrome didn't response correctly with AutoHotKey sequence Alt, Space, N

I wrote a script with AutoHotkey to minimize a current using windows task. Namely a sequence of key of Alt, Space, n activated by the press of the right Win key. RWin::Send !{Space}n It work ...
6
votes
11answers
20k views

Page(s) Unresponsive in Google Chrome

In Windows XP2, running Google Chrome (too long to responds), I often receive a message "Page(s) Unresponsive" asking me to either "kill pages" or "wait". I already reinstalled it, but the same ...
0
votes
0answers
108 views

Oki Printer, Windows Installer, Chrome problems

I have an Oki printer C3400 that won't print. I have already re-installed the drivers and etc. It just says offline or busy. Also, the Windows installer won't seem to work as something went wrong ...
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votes
2answers
2k views

Pages often become unresponsive in Google Chrome [closed]

In Windows XP, running Google Chrome, I often receive a message asking me to either kill the page or wait. I already reinstalled it, but the same problem persists. I tried running it with ...
3
votes
3answers
2k views

Chrome using over 50% of my memory / virtual memory

Chrome is taking all my laptop memory and virtual memory. A staggering 700mb, and in some cases even more memory. For eg.. My Task manger is showing 9 chrome.exe’s open when I only have one chrome ...
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3answers
436 views

Chrome running as service on XP

Chrome is running as a service at startup on my XP machine. Is there anything suspicious about it? Thanks
3
votes
1answer
185 views

Chrome or firefox don't trust gmail

On my laptop in Chrome v 16.0.912.63 m I keep getting the following screen whenever I try to go to gmail: In firefox, I get a similar message but it allows me to add a security exception and go on. ...
5
votes
5answers
1k views

Getting Chrome to open an `.html` file in a new window

Every time I double-click an .html file on my computer, Chrome opens it in a new tab in the most-recently-used window. I don't like that. I want it to open a new window. Is there a way to do that?
2
votes
2answers
97 views

Why can I access a URL from Chrome but not with IE8 on the same PC?

I'm trying to access a URL from my PC. Using Chrome and Firefox it works. Using IE8 and Safari it fails. In IE I get the standard message "Internet Explorer cannot display the webpage". Both ...
5
votes
3answers
6k views

How do I make two different Google Chrome profiles?

I have a laptop which I use for (the major part) of my work and private life, and would like to set those two apart starting with Google Chrome. So far, my Google Chrome contains my work bookmarks, ...
0
votes
4answers
438 views

“You are using an incompatible web browser” error when trying to access Facebook [closed]

I am using Chrome, Internet Explorer, and Mozilla Firefox. None of them can access Facebook. I keep getting this error from all browsers that I use: You are using an incompatible web browse How ...
0
votes
1answer
101 views

Microsoft Security Essentials flagging Google Chrome as malware [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Google Chrome detected as PWS:Win32/Zbot by MSE Since friday, Microsoft Security Essentials began falsely identifying Google Chrome as a piece of malware ...
0
votes
3answers
20k views

Google Chrome cannot be installed on Windows XP because “the version is not suported”! What should I do?

When I am trying to install Chrome on my laptop that has Windows XP installed, it says that the installation failed because my version is not supported. What should I do?
13
votes
2answers
9k views

How does Windows' security warning “do you want to run this file..” work?

In Windows XP, after downloading a file, when I try to run it I get Windows XP Security Warning. Do you want to run this file... always ask before opening this file? I moved the file into ...
4
votes
1answer
374 views

Browser freezes when attempting to print - no printers installed message

I'm running Windows XP on a work machine and sometimes when attempting to print from a browser it freezes for a while (1-2 minutes) and finally shows a pop up saying: No printers installed. ...
2
votes
2answers
54 views

What is the meaning of this message?

Today while browsing internet using Google Chrome, I encountered this message. But after I clicked on "Close Message", Chrome was still running with no tabs closed/refreshed. So my questions are: ...
0
votes
3answers
5k views

Cannot start chrome browser

Suddenly, I cannot start Google Chrome anymore. When I double click chrome.exe, it seems that nothing happens. I can see chrome.exe in the task manager after clicking chrome.exe , but after a moment , ...
1
vote
1answer
451 views

How can I get Chrome's new tab shortcut to open tabs in background?

When I press the new tab shortcut key CTRL+SHIFT+ENTER it opens in the foreground. How can I change it to open background? I'm using Chrome 10.0.648.204 portable.
4
votes
1answer
4k views

Where are the options settings in Chrome stored

Does any one know where the "Options" settings for chrome are stored? Can they be transferred to another PC ?
0
votes
1answer
3k views

Chrome does not install on windows xp sp3

I've been having a lot of difficulties installing Chrome on my desktop, I have Windows XP with SP3. The setup program starts and then exits within a second. I can see in Process Viewer that it's ...