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I keep finding myself with chrome out of date, since the hamburger menu is orange by default, since disconnect has a little fight with my adblocker about if it should be allowed to track my usage or ...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

I want disable audio autoplay on a site, as it's really annoying. I have tried to use an Adblock rule for xxx.com##audio, but that did not work. It just hide the element instead of blocking it. Only ...
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Adding events to Google Calendar from Windows desktop app/Chrome extension

I am looking for a desktop software or Google Chrome extension that would allow me to quickly add events to Google Calendar. A perfect application for me would have the ability to launch a dialog box ...
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How to remove extensions icons from Chrome toolbar and menu

As we know in the past only extension that has "browser_action:default_icon" in its manifest file was displayed on the Chrome toolbar. But recently, Google Chrome displays icons of all the extensions ...
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Can't open extensions

I understand that Chrome extensions can be launched by clicking their icons located across the address bar, or from a drop-down menu below a chevron to the immediate left of the Chrome control icon (3 ...
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How to export opened tabs in Chrome?

Are there any extensions for Chrome that allow me to export all currently opened tabs as a text file, containing all the URLs of those tabs? I don't necessarily need it to be a text file if there is ...
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hide extensions from chrome without pushing to chrome bar

Ok, so I have a few chrome extensions that don't need me to interact with them (Enhanced Steam). So I wanted to hide it, but for some reason it just gets moved to the top of the chrome menu (3 lines) ...
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How to get remote IP in Google Chrome browser

How do I get remote IP in Developer Tools Network tab? I can see the remote IP in Firefox using Firebug under Net. How can get this remote IP in Chrome? If this is not possible in Chrome, is there ...
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Issues with Chrome extensions displaying and postions

I have various extensions that do no usually display in the menu bar, they either display in the address bar, elsewhere or stay hidden. This morning when I booted up Chrome suddenly these extensions ...
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How do I make PDF files to be opened as a Google Chrome application?

I want to use Google Chrome browser as my default PDF reader so I've associated .pdf file extension with the Google Chrome. But I'd also like Chrome to open it as an application window. I know I can ...
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Google Chrome is stuck. How to fix that?

My Google Chrome is always stuck. If I resize the window or open full screen it works again for another few seconds, and then it's stuck again. What could it be? It seems that it's stuck when I hover ...
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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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Limit Chrome's bandwidth

For web development purposes, I want to be able to throttle the bandwidth Chrome uses, especially for localhost connections. I know that the add-on "Firefox Throttle" does that in Firefox; is there a ...
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Allow removal of force installed Chrome Extensions

As an Administrator of my Google Apps Organisation I want to be able to manage a suite of Chrome extensions that are either crucial to the work environment or that are very useful. I want this set ...
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Display pdf in presentation mode on a chromebook?

Is there any way to display a pdf in fullscreen presentation mode on a chromebook? I have crouton installed but I want to give a presentation without boot into crouton. I found one chrome extension ...
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How to open Google Chrome with extensions disabled / turned off?

Google Chrome is crashing when I try to open it. I'm assuming that it's probably a bad extension that's causing the problem. How can I start up Chrome with all extensions disabled / turned off?
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Google Chrome cannot connect to native message process host after docking

I am testing a chrome extension that opens a code editor from a web page. It connects to a native python script using chrome.runtime.connectNative(). The python script is able to create a file and ...
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How to remove Stayfocusd on google chrome? [duplicate]

I've started using Stayfocusd on Windows 8 to limit my time using facebook, but I accidentaly block all the website, and I can't even open settings to remove the extension. Please help me out with ...
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Is there a way to automatically close brackets, braces and parentheses in Chrome?

I'm looking for a way to have opened brackets, braces and parentheses automatically closed when typing in Chrome, exactly like how a code editor would. After googling I didn't see any extensions that ...
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How to Make Chrome Not Load Tabs Until They are Selected?

I have over 20 tabs opened in Chrome and need to restart browser from time to time. This browser does not have option similar to Firefox's "Do not load tabs until selected" loading tabs only after ...
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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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How do I turn the white flashing between pages in chrome to black?

I am using deluminate chrome extension for the dark theme but switching between pages, there is always a white loading screen flash. And I want to paint it black. I know there are some questions ...
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How can I spell check web pages from the browser?

How can I spell check web pages when browsing them? I've added the After the Deadline Chrome extension, but it only seems to work on forms and not whole web pages. I'm happy to use Firefox if that ...
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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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How to copy an extension from one Chrome installation to another?

''In the absence of web'' can be added to the title. I have not tried to sync Chrome among my systems. My friend was not able to add an extension (YouTube Downloader). But I added it to my browser ...
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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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How do I disable google cloud print In chrome?

If I remove a printer from cloud print it tells me to disable the connector to prevent the printers re - registering. How do I do this?
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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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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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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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Maintain different set of extensions in Chrome, on different PCs [duplicate]

I use my GMail account both at home, and in the office, to sign in to Chrome. In my PC at home, I have a set of Extensions that I use a lot, like YouTube Actions, AdBlocker, HoverZoom, etc. But on my ...
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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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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, ...