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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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How do I change users in Google Keep's chrome app?

On the phone I can easily switch between my Google accounts, on YouTube a video can be found that showcases it for the app but this option is just missing for me or has been removed by Google.
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Chrome installing extension after restart

On my chrome I'm using few extensions, like Awesome Tab Page and Adblock. Yesterday, as always I've opened my browser, and saw default chrome tab page and pop-up that external program installed ...
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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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Select column from a table with Google Chrome

Is there an extension for Google Chrome that would allow me to select a column from a table on the webpage? For example when I want to copy text from just one column of a table. You can select any ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Can I run a packaged Chrome app as a tab in the browser?

I use a few packaged Chrome apps, namely Wunderlist for Chrome, Text, and Google Keep. Packaged apps launch a new window when you click on their icon on the New Tab page: I keep a Chrome window ...
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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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What is a quick way to access Chrome extensions?

I'm trying to switch from Firefox to Chrome, so trying to get up to speed with the interface. I have installed some Chrome extensions such as World Clock. To access it I have to: Click Wrench ...
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Unable to remove the extension from Google Chrome

I am not able to remove the Sumo Paint extension from Google Chrome. Every time the browser starts, I see it there. How can I force the removal? ps. My OS is Ubuntu 14.04.
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Active Adblock Plus shows weird error in Chrome JS Console

Every page i browse with chrome shows this error in the console: extensions::uncaught_exception_handler:8 Error in event handler for (unknown): SyntaxError: Failed to execute 'insertRule' on '...
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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 Disable WebRTC in Google Chrome

I understand there are security vulnerabilities exposed when WebRTC is enabled, so I would like to disable it in Chrome. How does one do that? I thought I'd be able to do it under chrome://flags, ...
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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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Chrome Extension windows invisible

When I click the extension icons in the toolbar, rather than showing the window for the extension, nothing is displayed. However, if I roll over where the window will be, the cursor behaves as if it ...
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Condense Chrome extension buttons

Chrome extensions are starting to take up real estate in my browser window: Is it possible to hide these buttons or display them more economically?
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Can I enable an extension synced via Google only on some Chrome installs?

Google Chrome's sync feature is quite nice and very useful in many instances, though a few are somewhat annoying. Mouse Gesture extensions somewhat lose their usefulness and occasionally get in the ...
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Chrome or Firefox extension that fixes Google search links [closed]

Is there any extension for a browser that allows you to change the structure of links in Google search, so that it doesn't look like this: http://www.google.com.ph/url?sa=t&source=web&cd=1&...
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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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Extension for Chrome that redirects you to an existing tab if you try and open the same url [closed]

I guess I'm looking for a "unique tab" extension that would behave as follows: I open a new tab and type in "mail.google.com" It looks for an already open tab with that url If found, it takes me to ...
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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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Getting React Developer Tools working in Chrome

I'm attempting to use Facebook's React Developer Tools in Chrome 40 under OS X 10.10.3. The extension installs correctly, but the React web inspector tab is blank. Having Googled around for this issue,...
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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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Offline Gmail extension for Google Chrome doesn't work offline

I downloaded the Google Chrome application called "Offline Google Mail" by Google. I used it a few times (online), it works fine, syncs, whatever. Yesterday I was on the bus and decided to give a try ...
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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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Changing Chrome's text zoom when connected to an external monitor

I have a laptop with a rather small builtin monitor, making it very hard to read stuff unless the chrome text zoom level is increased to 125%. One of the external monitors that I connect the laptop ...
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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 ...
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Change Background Colour to White in Chrome's Incognito

Now that Google is under progress to apply Material Design on its products, it'd be nice of them if they didn't use a dark background for Chrome's Incognito new tabs. So does anyone know a way to ...
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Disable chrome auto refresh bug

When chrome starts, whenever I open a new tab and start surfing, the tab in which I have the focus gets refreshed to Google.com. Every time I change, after 1 or 2 secs it gets back to Google.com. When ...
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Understand structure of Chrome User Profile data to Transfer to new PC/ OS & avoid Settings corruption Error?

Older answers are not working so I'm including things that may work in pieces. Chrome Version: 44.0.2403.155 m - 44.0.2403.157 m I used to be able to copy entire Chrome User Profile\Default from OS ...
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Chrome: One click solution to toggle Flashplayer Activity?

I'm searching for a way to toggle the activation / deactivation of the flash player in Chrome. Maybe even with some sort of "Whitelist"... Right now, I have a bookmark in my bookmark-bar which ...
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Transfer settings of chrome from one account to other account

I currently have the settings of chrome linked with a gmail office account (Gmail for work). Company has decided to change the MX records. So the account will get suspended. But I want to transfer all ...
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How can I delete the Yahoo Chrome extension installer?

I have a Windows 7 image that I use for distribution. Somehow, the installer for Yahoo's Chrome extension got installed. That means whenever a user logs in and opens Chrome, the Yahoo Chrome extension ...
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Deleted a Google Chrome extension with some data. Can I get it back?

I recently accidentally deleted a Google Chrome extension that saves FB albums: https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/download-fb-album-mod/cgjnhhjpfcdhbhlcmmjppicjmgfkppok?hl=en. After my ...
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Web browsers: Killing Flash after it's started

Lots of browsers have extensions to prevent Flash from running. Is there a way (extensions perhaps?) to kill a Flash object after it's started? I'm particularly interested in Chrome, but other ...
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Unable to remove Google Chrome extensions

I am trying to remove a few Google Chrome extensions from my system, go to the Extensions menu, click on the Trash icon, confirm that I want to remove these extensions, and they get removed for a ...
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How to filter results in Chrome omnibox to only show bookmarks?

In FireFox if you type * after text in the address bar after text, it filters out all results except for your bookmarks, which is incredibly useful. Is it possible to add this feature to Chrome?
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How to run Chrome Hangout extension even if the chrome is not running?

I want to run the Chrome Only Hangout Extension whether the chrome is running or not. Link of the Hangout Extension https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/hangouts/nckgahadagoaajjgafhacjanaoiihapd?...