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How do I prevent Chrome Canary from updating -OR- How do I sync two Chrome profiles with the same account?

I might have a bit an unusual request, but my situation is as follows: I have a low-end pc, which means, I need to be careful about performance This is why I need to deactivate automatic updates in ...
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remove unwanted ads and download manager from chrome in mac

how to remove unwanted ads and the download manager which comes on google search result page. I have been trying to remove from chrome extention manager, but it doesn't seems to be there. also I have ...
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Automaticly reload chrome browser on changes of HTML, Javascript or CSS

I there a good extension to automatically reload the chrome browser on any change of HTML, Javascript or CSS ?
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Google chrome / firefox change modal/javascript based popups into internal tab messages

I'm looking for an extension (or an option) for both google chrome, firefox that has ability to convert authentication modal dialog boxes (for example SharePoint) where it blocks the whole browser ...
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How to enable certain extensions while in Chrome Incognito mode

How do you enable certain extensions, like Flashblock and Adblock, while using Chrome Incognito? I don't see much of a point of incognito mode if sites can still track you using Javascript, or now ...
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How to put downloads from a certain site in a different folder?

I know I can set the download directory of Chrome, but I want to make a folder like Downloads/My University and put all the files downloaded from *.myuniversity.edu in that folder. Is this possible? ...
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Are there any problems with using ZenMate?

I've been reading reviews of the Google Chrome-Extension "ZenMate" and one thing that came up was a claim that it was preventing Chrome users from attaching files to gmail emails. Does anyone have ...
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Open links in Gmail on Chrome in Firefox

I use Firefox as primary browser, but use Gmail in Chrome. I'd like all the links in e-mails and chat to open in a new Firefox tab instead of a new Chrome tab, automatically (I know copy-paste, drag ...
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How do you add items to Google Chrome Tab Context Menu?

How do you add items to Google Chrome Tab Context Menu? I would like to customize/add items to Google Chrome Tab Context Menu. I have looked through the API and I could not find how to do it. Is it ...
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How to auto-close tabs in google chrome browser that failed to load?

Example auto-close tab that show "This webpage is not available"
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Firefox style left hand bookmarks menu for chrome

Pressing ctrl + b in firefox opens a bookmarks toolbar, I'd like to move to chrome but this is holding me back. Is the same functionality available in a chrome addon, searching hasn't yielded any ...
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Does Chrome have something similar to Firefox' Applications settings?

I find the Options/Applications settings very useful in Firefox. I am looking for something similar in Chrome/Chromium - that is: options that would allow to change the action (the way a media or ...
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Chrome: NPAPI plugin is required for this app

I'm trying to install the Sway.fm Unified Music Media Keys extension for Chrome, but I'm receiving the following error message. This application is not supported on this computer. Installation has ...
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Google Chrome Extension to submit POST/GET requests?

As a developer I sometimes need to be able to make GET/POST requests without having a form on the page. Are there any plug-ins that allow me to submit GET/POST requests to a specified page and then ...
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Recovering manually deleted sessions on Session Buddy

Is there any way to recover manually deleted sessions on Session Buddy? I mean, the ones deleted from clicking the Session Buddy button on Chrome and deleting from left panel. Sincerely
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Is there a way to fix Chrome's non-standard implementation of text editing?

Chrome has implemented an annoying, non-standard method of text editing that does not conform to the paradigm set by nearly every Windows application I've used. Here's an example. Open Firefox or IE ...
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Tab preview extension for chrome [closed]

Is there a Google chrome extension that will show tab previews when I hover over the tab, similar to the tab scope extension for firefox.
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Adblock Plus losing subscriptions and filters since last update

Adblock Plus recently updated itself (it opened the "Adblock Plus has been installed" tab), and since then it has not been saving filter lists (subscriptions) nor manually entered filters ("add your ...
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Keyboard shortcut to open Extensions menu in Chrome?

I open the Keyboard Shortcut menu far more often than I'd like to admit. How do I open this with a keyboard shortcut?
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chrome status bar disappeared

as of last week I had a status bar in chrome. i know it's not on full time, but it does show up when necessary (or at least it did) it was useful for 2 things page loading status link hover info ...
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How to export PGP key (in clear text?)?

I created a set of PGP keys in Kleopatra using GPG4Win. I want to use my private and public keys to encrypt and decrypt emails with this Chrome extension: ...
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How to search in all javascript/css files in chrome DevTools

I know we can press ctrl+f inside chrome devtools and find something inside DOM or an open js file in sources tab, But i want to search in all js files (or all css files) loaded in devTools. Is there ...
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Chrome “Email this page” changes URL to mailto:

When I use "Email this page" from Chrome, it changes the URL to one with the mailto: prefix. This is irritating because if I want to mail to a second person, I have to refresh the page to restore the ...
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Better bookmarking tools than Google Bookmarks?

I recently observed some very strange behavior of Google Bookmarks. I usually add a new bookmark by clicking on the "bookmarklet" that I put on my Google Chrome browser's bookmark bar, it then pops ...
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Error installing apps and extensions from Chrome Web Store

Trying to install an App or Extension in Chrome Web Store fails. Console Message is this. I don't "cancel the install". It says: "checking.." (grey) and then there is the blue install button again. ...
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Chrome takes up ages to start up, how to debug?

I am using Google Chrome and have a handful of extensions installed (33). The startup is reallly slow. When I startup, the window appears.. then about half a minute later, the thubnails for the 8 ...
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It's All Text for Chrome?

I'm a big fan of It's All Text for Firefox, as it's really helpful to be able to quickly open up gvim and write out code, wiki markup, etc in a powerful editor rather than trying to do edits in a ...
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Turn on the link hover statusbar in Google Chrome

I want to turn on the feature where whenever I hover over a hyperlink and in the bottom lefthand corner it shows a light blue hover tooltip about where that link goes. It looks like that since some ...
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Only first tab in chrome works

A collegue has encountered a problem with Chrome that I've never seen before and, after trying to search for it, neither has anybody else. I hope somebody here will recognize it. When starting Chrome ...
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How can Chrome search among the title/URL of already opened tabs, like Firefox?

When you manage many tabs, Firefox has a great feature to avoid opening the same page again, if it's already opened in some other tab: as you type a URL (or title page), Firefox shows in its ...
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Two sets of bookmarks for the same profile

Does either Chrome or Firefox have an extension allowing you to switch between two sets of bookmarks, without resorting to have two different profiles/users/accounts? Ideally there would be some kind ...
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Is there a Google Chrome extension that acts like Firefox's keyword quicksearch bookmarks?

I'm trying out Chrome, but I use this Firefox feature all the time so I strongly feel its absence. I've searched Extensions and Google in general, but couldn't find anything and don't even know if ...
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What is the fastest way to clear cache and cookies in Google Chrome?

The standard way (hamburger icon>Tools>Clear browsing data>Confirm) is slow, especially when you have to clear frequently during development. Currently, I hit F12 to bring up the Console, go to the ...
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Opera gestures in Chrome

I am using Chrome but I miss the old Opera gestures (specifically right click + left click for back and LC + RC for forward). I have tried the following extensions, and although they offer some nice ...
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Personal Block List overwriting text in search results

I have been using the Chrome Extension Personal Block List from Google for quite some time. In the recent past, however, it has been having display issues in search results. As you can see in the ...
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Blocking Intellitxt (random ad links on browsers)

On my browsers, links are created on random words within a text and when I hover over them a small ad window pops up, which is quite annoying. I read here that this is called Intellitxt and that ...
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How can I block linked ads on Google Chrome

Some days back I suddenly got ads on my google chrome when ever I try to open any page.After searching online how to block ads,I found one adblock extension.I have installed adblock and it was working ...
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How to edit Google Chrome page context menu?

I would like to remove some items from the webpage context menu in Google Chrome (like 'Open in new window', 'Search with Google` etc.). How can I do it? Is there any extension which could help me?
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Is there a one-click way (either natively or via extension) to clear the cache in Google Chrome on a Mac?

For development purposes I clear the cache a lot in Google Chrome and would like to be able to do it with a single click. Is this possible on Mac? I found the Click&Clean extension, but that ...
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chrome toolbar buttons to close tabs to the left, right and other tabs

Some time ago, I used a chrome extension, which add a couple buttons to the toolbar and i can use the buttons to close the tabs to the left, right or other tabs. This extension is like this one which ...
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Is there an equivalent of the “MediaPlayerConnectivity” Firefox extension for Chrome?

The MediaPlayerConnectivity extension allows an easy way to play DivX and other streaming videos in external applications (like VLC). Is there something like this for Chrome? I want to play videos ...
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Export an app from Google Chrome?

Long ago, I downloaded an extention from the Google Chrome Store. Currently, that extension is not available in the Google Chrome Store, but present and working fine in my computer. Anyhow, if I sync ...
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Chrome Nany: max time - minutes for every, statistics

I just installed Chrome Nany, but it seems not be working correctly. How can I allow websites to work 10 minutes in 1 hour in between 9 and 17 pm ? And how can I enable statistics? I have the ...
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How do I view and edit Cookies in Google Chrome?

I wish to view and edit the cookies of my google chrome. Can anyone suggest to me a way to do it?
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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 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 set Chrome browser image as wallpaper in Linux?

I want to set an image in Chrome browser as desktop wallpaper without explicitly downloading the image. Something like ...
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How to remove a rogue extension labelled “Installed by enterprise policy”

I found a rogue extension (likely malware?) that I cannot removed, as the delete icon is greyed out and the extension says "installed by enterprise policy". I have tried running Spybot Search and ...
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Google Chrome : My statubar disappeared

Somehow, my Google Chrome status bar disappeared. The usuall status bar only appears on Incognito (private browsing) mode. How to may it reappear? And even if it does, how to make it show the full URL ...
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How can I suppress chrome-extension:// output from Web Inspector's console log?

I don't wish to disable my extensions – after all they're there for development purposes – but I want to disable their output from the console in Web Inspector. Is there a way to do this? N.B. a very ...