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Is it possible to use Chrome Canary and Netbeans Connector?

My default browser is Google Chrome, after knowing that Google Chrome canary has a dark theme I am convince to download and try it and the result is awesome. Now I wanted to develop my project using ...
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IDM integration in chrome is not functioning

I am using the latest versions of both IDM and Chrome, but IDM context menu is greyed out. I tried reinstalling both Chrome and IDM, but found the following error - Warning note: advanced browser ...
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Is there a way to use xterm on chromebook?

I'm using Secure Shell on chrome which is great. Now the only problem is that I cannot use xterm. Is there a way to install X11? Thanks!
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Need to enforce extension in new chrome browser for new user [closed]

When we click on 'switch person' on the chrome browser all the extensions and Apps are turning off for the new window(Chrome Instance). We have a custom extension and a Chrome app that needs to run ...
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Password protect Chrome settings

Is there a way to create a rudimentary hiding of Chrome settings behind a password? I'm looking to prevent modification of extensions specifically. Not looking to password protect Chrome itself, just ...
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Chrome extensions bug?

I have encountered a strange bug while using my Google Chrome extension. Whenever I try to use an extension that shows an additional pop-up/window/dropdown menu (basically any extra content in a ...
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Browser extension/add-on to copy title to clipboard

Is there a Firefox add-on or Chrome extension to copy the current page title + url as a link, so that I could insert it into Google/MS Office/Libre Office docs? It's generally convenient to have a ...
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Can I delete Chrome apps that represent links only?

I noticed in my Chrome's app menu that some installed apps only seem to represent links (e.g. Google Slides, Google Drive). Will I use some core functionality (e.g. offline access to Google Drive) ...
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Chrome has some extensions I didn't install

Today I noticed that my google Chrome (Version 47.0.2526.111 m) has some extensions I didn't install on my own. And I'm pretty sure that I didn't install them on any of my devices I'm using (Win7, ...
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Lock Chrome/Firefox with a password

I want to have an option to protect my data and logins in the browsers, so that no one else that has access to the computer would be able to use my browser profile. Something that will ask for a ...
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Run local bat file from Chrome or Chrome extension

In my project I have an internal tool made of web page. To evolve this tool I would like to run on request, another tool installed on the client machine. There is a way to do so? The second tool is ...
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Chromium unpacked extensions syncing

I am trying to sync extensions between Chromium browser and two Windows 7 PC's. Windows 7 PC's x2 Chromium Version 50.0.2626.0 So far I have downloaded the Chromium Installer from here. I have ...
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How to remove Offers4U Ads from Chrome on Mac [duplicate]

My browser will fill up with offers4u ads whenever I open any shopping website. I have AdBlocker Plus, I've uninstalled all extensions, but still the ads are coming. Can anyone solve my problem? ...
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Searching Google and my notes together

Here is my request. I take lots of notes when searching online. (Nothing personal information), but generic web browsing, cool tips, ideas, phone numbers of businesses, coupons. The problem is after ...
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Copy Chrome extension and it's data to another chrome application

i.e. This extension, Tabs Outliner, has a function to export links of open tabs, however not import them. This would make a hassle of opening individual links of each exported tabs to "import" them to ...
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Controling Google Chrome Media Player with Chromecast

I have a Chromecast that I often use with the Chromecast extension to stream movies straight off of my NAS, but when I'm sitting on my couch, I can't get to my computer to click on the pause button. ...
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Chrome bookmarks - can I always choose another folder?

Is there a way to have Chrome always show me the entire list of bookmark folders, instead of having to navigate through the shortlist and "Choose another folder"? I have multiple nested folders, ...
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Toggle between search engines in Google Chrome

How can I easily toggle between DuckDuckGo and Google in the omnibox? Is there a way to achieve it? Any plugins, shortcuts or so? The problem narrows down to changing the default search engine of ...
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How to remove the alert Disable developer mode in Chrome

I use my custom unpacked Chrome extension and I don't want to upload it to the Chrome Web Store. But every time when I open the Chrome browser I get the alert "Disable developer mode extensions". How ...
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How to move tabs and bookmarks of chrome HMI from top to left?

How to move tabs and bookmarks of chrome HMI from top to left? Monitors nowadays tend to be optimized for videos rather than websites. Moving tabs from top to left helps user to browse websites more ...
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chrome desktop apps (extensions) won't launch at startup on mac osx

I'm trying to figure out how to get a chrome desktop app (Kiosk) to launch at startup. I've gone to system preferences > accounts > login items and added Kiosk (User > Applications > Chrome Apps > ...
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Is there an off-line way to copy all the extensions from one person profile to another in Google Chrome?

I have added a person to my Google Chrome set-up and would like to get exactly the same set of extensions as the first person has. Is there a way to clone the set-up without the "log-in to Chrome" ...
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Chrome browser's address bar prevents displaying any extension icons

How can we show extension icons in a new Chrome installation? Normally, in Chrome, once extensions are installed, icons appear to the right of the address bar. Sometimes, you have to drag the ...
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PDF Report Viewer in Chrome displays actual project filename

In the latest version of Chrome, when a PDF report gets downloaded and displayed in the browser from our web application, the actual project filename appears on the PDF toolbar. Is there a way to ...
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Load webpages in greyscale or sepia mode Automatically in Chrome

I have recently tried a new web browser Vivaldi beta version. It has an inbuilt feature that allows webpages to be loaded in greyscale or sepia mode. It is pretty handy for easy and less distracting ...
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Advanced Rest Client (user error)

I am trying to use Google Advanced Rest Client by sending xml to a server and waiting for a response. I know the xml works because I use it in a Perl automated script. As soon as I enter this xml in ...
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How to add menu bar to Chrome

Is there any way to add menu bar in Google Chrome? I didn't find such an option in menu so perhaps it is available with some extention. The the bar that is on the top of the window which contains ...
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How can I prevent high CPU usage from Chrome tabs in OS X?

I do this a lot: Notice my MacBook Air is running hot Open Activity Monitor, see "Google Chrome Helper" process pegged at 100% CPU Open Chrome's Task Manager to find the responsible tab Find and ...
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Does uBlock Origin make Ghostery redundant?

I have uBlock Origin installed in my browser, as well as AdBlock. Does having uBlock Origin mean there is no point to running Ghostery? Will Ghostery find and suppress any scripts that uBlock Origin ...
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How to sort extension in the Chrome Web Store?

The Google Chrome Web Store seems like a disaster to me. I cannot make sense of it. How can you sort extensions by popularity? By rating? By amount of downloads? By newest? By recently updated? Am ...
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Google dictionary broken after chrome update

I just accepted a google update, guessing it was a chrome update (to v47)--I didn't pay it much attention. Now I notice my "dictionary (by google)" extension gets stuck on searching... What's the ...
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How make auto-change in Google Chrome?

I'm looking for Chrome extension that helps me to change shortcuts to full text. For example I define "thanks_feedback" and after space this extension change it to "Thank you for you feedback."
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How to play MIDI files directly in chrome?

Is there a way to make chrome able to play .mid files directly in the browser? For example, in Wikipdia there are many audio files in the right that are downloaded when clicking on them. The "help" ...
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How do I stop uploading in the Google Play Music extension?

I'm using the Google Play Music Chrome extension, and I've selected a folder to add, but it's now uploading the contents which is killing my Internet performance and will use more upload bandwidth ...
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Google's Chrome addons are not showing

I have a few chrome adds installed and I am able to view them when I go to chrome://extensions. I have a total of 7 active add-ons, in my browser next to the address bar, I am able to see 3. The four ...
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Chrome Extension to record user events in a webpage?

Is there any Google Chrome Extensions that record the user doing events and display as a template of what are the events occurred in the page. For example , if a user goes through certain links by ...
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How to exclude localhost in Chrome extension Tab Suspender

To use ipython notebook in chrome. I have to exclude localhost from Tab Suspender. How to do this? I have tried adding localhost but it doesn' t work.
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How do I get Chrome/Chromium to remember username and password for Namecheap?

I've tried some extensions like "Autocomplete on" and "Remember Password", but nothing seems to on just this particular site. All other sites seem to be working fine without extensions. Is there a ...
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Where is my google chrome theme stored locally?

On my Mac the manifest.json is not in the ~/Library/Application Support/Google/Chrome/Default/Extensions file folder. In fact this file path doesn't exist. I've googled off and on for a week and can't ...
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Permanently hiding tab bar

I use the Sidewise extension for Chrome (on Mac), which displays my tabs in a neat, vertical tree structure. I would like to hide the normal, horizontal tab bar, permanently. I have practically no ...
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Disabling or Blocking access to Chrome's Task Manager

Using a Chromebook. Stable channel. After spending too much on distractive websites and loosing my focus on work... I would like to know a way do disable or block access to the Chrome browser's task ...
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Chrome on Mac OSX - Can not remove rogue extension

I searched for and found many articles about how to remove a rogue extension from chrome that has been grayed out. Almost all of the articles are for windows users and did not apply to my case, hence ...
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Adding too many plugins/extensions to a browser, affect browsing speed?

I am using extensions added from the official websites like https://addons.mozilla.org/en-us/firefox/extensions/ , https://chrome.google.com/webstore. If the answer is Yes, is there any way to find ...
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Why are some Chrome extensions grayed out in the extension toolbar?

Some of my Chrome extensions have greyed out. These extensions are generally still functional. The only thing that doesn't seem to work is the counter for the Inbox Checker extension. What does it ...
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How do I automatically enable disabled extension before loading the website on chrome?

RIght now I have Extension Automation extension that does the job but not quite as I wanted as it automatically enable disabled extension after loading the website on chrome.
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Google Chrome malware

Since some time I have a malware in Chrome. This malware does two things: Whenever click on the 'Extensions' setting from 'Settings' instead of opening the list of extensions the tab disappears It ...
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Browser color distinction between production and dev environment

I use Firefox to develop and maintain a web application for my office. The interface will look identical for production & development, and the urls won't be easily distinct though except few ...
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Can Google Chrome extensions access website passwords saved by Chrome?

A lot of Google Chrome extensions have the permission to read my data on websites that I visit. To avoid password theft I therefore picked my Google Chrome extensions very carefully. Now I need to ...
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Can I delete old/unused bookmarks in Google Chrome?

I have bookmarks dating back to probably 2009 or so, from when I was using Firefox up until now. 6 years of bookmarks seems to slow down my address bar as Chrome seems to search through them every ...
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Chrome, tracking down problematic extensions

I have a problem with Chrome, but I don't know which of my extensions is causing... how can I track it down? The Problem The more windows I open, more tabs I guess I mean.. many tabs in many ...