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How to install a Chrome extension from outside of Google Chrome App Store

I'm using an extension for Google Chrome named Evernote Clearly. Unfortunately the extension is not supported anymore by Evernote und hance not available in the Chrome App Store. But I still have it ...
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How to disable “uBlock Origin has prevented the following page from loading”?

I'm using the Chrome browser extension uBlock Origin. It works to block ads and other elements on web pages. However sometimes it blocks whole pages with the message: uBlock Origin has prevented ...
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Can I import my Chrome bookmarks into Firefox? [duplicate]

I just switched from Chrome to Firefox and I was wondering if I can get my bookmarks out of Chrome and into Firefox somehow. Is it possible to export to some standard format and import into Firefox? ...
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Is using Chrome extention safe?

is using Google Chrome browser extension plugin safe in terms of online shopping ,banking,privacy and security. i am an online shopper and excess to banking accounts regularly i mean does these ...
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Importing none-json cookies into chrome

I need to import cookie values live into chrome unformatted (not json) as http cookies. So far i've only been able to do this with one value at a time and in firefox with cookies.txt extension. Is ...
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(bug) Some of my chrome extensions keep disappearing with clicking on them after installing and waiting awhile?

Almost all of my my useful chrome extensions (like tampermonkey, google checker plus, selection search, alexa traffic rank, uBlock Origin, Tidy Bookmarks,...) disappeared, so I went to extension and ...
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How can I apply a shader to pictures loaded in chrome?

I'm planning to use a kind of contrast enhancing shader file on pictures loaded in google chrome/chromium browser. I'll try doing it without recompiling my own chromium browser if I can. I'll read if ...
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Firefox: select item in long dropdown list using search

I have to select an item in a dropdown select list which has 4000 items (options) in it. Typing the first letters helps, but it would really help if I could use search for this. The default search ...
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Cannot Open Extensions Window in Chrome

I cannot open the Extensions window in Chrome. Whether I go through the menubar, Windows --> Extensions, or through Preferences, Preferences --> Extensions, nothing opens up. I am using Chrome ...
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Chrome: How can I open a tab that includes only certain extensions?

When I do web development on win10, I use Chrome to preview my work. However, some of my regular extensions can occasionally interfere with my app rendering correctly. I'd like to be able to open a ...
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How to permanently install external extension on Chrome Mac OS X

I've already viewed this post but it doesn't answer my question. When I install a packed extension from my file system, it works for one session but then the next time I open Chrome, I get this alert: ...
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How to configure Google Chrome to delete all cache and local storage of the websites when closing their tabs?

I am looking for a way to delete all cache and local storage of the websites when closing their tabs on Google Chrome. In Firefox there is an extension called: "Self-Destructing Cookies" that does ...
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How do I get a Google Hangouts extension button in my Chrome toolbar?

I'm using Chrome v51 (.0.2704.103, 64-bit) on OSX. There are two Hangouts extensions in Chrome Web Store, produced by Google. One, the "desktop app", which collects all conversations into a single ...
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open chrome devtools in iphone mode

Is there a flag to open chrome with dev tools so that the window is in iphone mode? If not would it be possible to write an extension & if so can someone point me to some beginning resources for ...
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Cannot install chrome apps on windows 10, even after reinstalling chrome

'm using windows 10 and chrome. Previously chrome apps were working properly. But now I cannot download any of application which is published on chrome app store. When I tried to download, it just ...
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Disable chrome extension warning

Whenever I start chrome I get a warning popup to disable my custom (local) extensions. Is there a way to prevent this nagging? I mean apart from me having to pay Google to upload my extensions to ...
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Run Java applets on Google Chrome

I am trying to run applets from the page below on Google Chrome but I couldn't make it work. I got the error below: Your browser doesn't understand the APPLET tag. http://jas.eng.buffalo.edu/...
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Autohotkey: Google Chrome doesn't react for Send, ^+y

Here is an extension for Google Chrome with hotkeys you can not change. So I write a script to remap default hotkey Ctrl-Shift-Y to Alt-1. (Default header here is omitted) #IfWinActive ahk_class ...
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Synology Web Clipper - quick capture mode, what is this?

It took a while to get the answer from Synology support but finally I got. Since is not mentioned in their help or KB I will share the information here. After this option ticked, it will remember ...
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Windows 7 domain network stuck in Public mode

Connecting my work laptop to wireless at work always disables my Chrome extensions. After much research, I determined that even though this is a domain network at work, the network adapter was ...
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How to add or create Argentine Spanish (Rioplatense) as an orthographic corrector on Google Chrome?

I type in Spanish on Chrome every day for my job, but I mostly use Argentine Spanish instead of International Spanish. For the most part, these are interchangeable, but certain verb conjugations (the ...
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Can chrome extensions read data from internal chrome*:// pages?

Most Chrome extensions ask to "read/modify data on all websites". But can they read, for instance, data from chrome-extensions://? From experience, I know that most web clippers simply don't work on ...
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How would I restore data of a Chrome extension only using backup?

My Mac essentially stopped working, but I have this awesome extension for Google Chrome called Simple Window Saver, which saves a window with lots of tabs, so I can open it whenever I want to. I ...
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How to save downloaded files in folders resembling the original URL?

There are some extensions for customizing the download folder in Google Chrome, but all categorize based on domain or file extension. Is there a way to save downloaded files in the same order of the ...
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Emphasize Find results in Chrome

In Google Chrome, the Ctrl-F(on Linux) Find feature conveniently scrolls to and accentuates (highlights) the searched word in the current page. However, sometimes The result may be in a tiny font, ...
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Google Chrome DevTools doesn't save Chrome Experiments Settings in Incognito Mode

I am currently trying to adjust the "Allow custom UI themes" settings in DevTools when in incognito mode. I can get it to work during a session by checking this option in the DevTool settings while ...
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this extension failed to redirect a network request to

I'm using MacBook Pro (Retina, 15-inch, Early 2013) with OS X El Capitan 10.11.4 (15E65). I install uBlock Origin extension to Chrome 51.0.2704.36 beta (64-bit) and I got following Warning (under ...
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How do I prevent a chrome extension from being removed?

I am using Blocksi parental controls chrome extension to block access to confidential websites that I login to on my laptop, for in case someone uses my laptop without permission, but the person can ...
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change download folder based on website from which I download [closed]

Is it possible to change Downloads folder in Google Chrome (or any other browser) on the fly, based on the website from which I download? Example: I start downloading on facebook.com and it downloads ...
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Composite shortcut for vimium

I want to make a composite shortcut in vimium, it should go to bottom and page up two times. It looks like this map w scrollToBottom scrollPageUp scrollPageUp But Vimium's 'Custom key mappings' ...
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Chrome browser window to show Person's name?

Google Chrome browser, Macbook Pro, OSX Yosemite v10.10 In Chrome, I use multiple "Persons" with multiple windows open for each Person. In Chrome, when I click on "Window" and the open windows ...
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Can a website track what extensions a browser is running?

I'm trying to find a way to track what extensions someone is using in their browser, but am unable to find any mention of this being possible. On the plus side, I don't see anything that says it's ...
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How to start a Google Crome app from command line?

I installed Signal Private Messenger and it's now in the list of apps at chrome://apps. How can I start the app directly app from the command line?
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What embedded database format is used by this Chrome extension?

Chrome extension F.B. Purity writes its data at ~/.config/chromium/Default/Local Extension Settings/ncdlagniojmheiklojdcpdaeepochckl/000003.log (not a log file despite its name). This file is a kind ...
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Is the Chrome Web Store hiding search results?

I was trying to search for an extension Extension Gallery and Web Store Inspector but could not find it with the Chrome web store search results. Here are my search results. Here is the extension. ...
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Chrome will only pull emoji's from twemoji.maxcdn.com for todoist

Recently the agency I work with decided to block the maxcdn.com domain. That's when all my emoji's for todoist stopped working. I've tried using a bunch of different emoji extensions for chrome, but ...
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Flash doesn't load in Chrome browser. Says “Couldn't load plugin.”

I noticed that while HTML5 videos work fine, flash videos do not load. I have researched this and have tried numerous things to no avail. 1) I've tried uninstalling/reinstalling Chrome (deleting ...
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Chrome extension via USB

Is it possible to download a Chrome Web Store extension onto your USB stick, plug it into another computer and use it? Chrome Web Store is blocked and there is no way of bypassing it. I want to use ...
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Disable emoji icons in Chrome?

I want to disable emoji in Chrome, or replace them with something else (not for any particularly deep reason - figured it'd be amusing). I'm using an extension called Word Replacer II, which allows ...
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Chrome Native Messaging “Native host has exited.” on python 3rd party package import

I'm working on a Chrome Extension that uses the native messaging feature to communicate with a Python script. As part of the Python script, I need to watch the file system, so I am pulling in watchdog ...
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Chrome - remove extensions from the bar, without hiding in chrome menu

I think I messed up chrome settings as I see my extensions showing up near the nav bar. And the only way of hiding them is to right click and "hide in chrome menu" which puts them in the menu as shown ...
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All Chrome Extensions “broken” after running ADWCleaner

So after i accidentally installed a spy/adware-bundle which shipped me some useless addons, plugins and programs, i deleted them by running ADWcleaner and reboot the pc. After rebooting PC, Chrome ...
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Google Chrome missing extensions icons / reinstall extensions

My Chrome extension icons have gone missing as in the pic: I've browsed the profile folder and the .png files are missing. A quick way to fix this would be to force Chrome to reinstall the ...
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How to enable Adobe Flash in Superbird browser for Windows

I've been using the portable Windows version of the Superbird browser, a chromium derivative, and can't get it to recognize the installed Adobe Flash version. The same question has already been asked ...
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Deleting cookies and history without user intervention

I am looking for a clickless solution for deleting cookies in Chrome or Firefox. Basically deleting cookies and history without my intervention. For example, every time a selected website gets visited ...
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Adding Chrome extension from local on Mac

Exactly the same as How does one install an extension for Chrome browser from the local file system? however specific to Mac because Chrome on Mac will not show hidden folders. So when users go to ...
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How do I transfer chrome extensions to another 'Person'?

Hi I'm just wondering how I can transfer my chrome extensions from one signed in user, to a separate 'Person'? i.e. Person 1.
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how to copy properties from one google chrome user to another on OSX

I'm a big user of chrome (switch person) feature: i'm also a heavy user of chrome's custom search engines so it's very common for me to have like 100 different search engines for a specific ...
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How to block Chrome extension popup on Amazon

I find it extremely annoying to see Amazon's "Amazon Assistant" banner when I visit the site. I love the service, I just tire of clicking "No, Thanks" every time I visit the site. I've searched for ...
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Hide chrome extension warning from hamburger menu icon

I keep finding myself with chrome out of date, since the hamburger menu is orange by default, since disconnect has a little fight with my adblocker about if it should be allowed to track my usage or ...