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Chrome “Create application shortcuts” Shortcut

Is there an extension for Chrome which will launch the current website in a new browser window with no toolbar and associate it with the website's custom icon, very similar to what happens when you ...
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keyboard intermittently stops working even after reinstalling windows 7; possibly a Chrome issue?

My keyboard intermittently stops working. Sometimes a couple of keys will work, but usually none. Sometimes if I mash the ctrl+alt+windows keys randomly for a bit, the keyboard will let me type one ...
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How to download Chrome extensions for installing in another computer?

A computer I use doesn't have access to chrome.google.com/extensions website. I wish I could download the plugin and then use the file to install it, but the only option I have is to install. The ...
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How can I remove a specific request header before sending a request in Chrome or Firefox?

I'm looking for a chrome or firefox extension that would allow me to remove certain request headers from all requests to a certain server. Specifically, I'm trying to disable the browser from ...
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chrome extension that determines php framework

Is there an extension for chrome that can display what php framework was utilized for a site?
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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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How can I open a non-http URL (Chrome extension) in Google Chrome from the terminal in OS X?

I'm trying to add a shortcut to open Chrome with a non-http url from a bash script. This is what I've got: /usr/bin/open -a "/Applications/Google Chrome.app" ...
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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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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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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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How to highlight a text in pdf opened in web browser

When pdf file is opened in browser, extensions like Diggo cannot highlight the text in the pdf. Are there any extensions or ways in which this can be achieved? Or opening a pdf using a application ...
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Show Google Chrome extension buttons

The recent Google Chrome update made all extensions buttons hidden. I have to click a dropdown button to view the extension buttons. I would like the extension buttons to be displayed without having ...
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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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How do I individually mute audio per tab in Chrome or Firefox?

Is there a way (in Chrome/Firefox) to individually mute audio per page/tab? This would be great when listening to music while browsing sites that play audio without asking for user prompt first.
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Google Chrome extensions in Firefox

Chrome has a significantly more restricted extension API than Firefox; it mainly just consists of content scripts (with background pages) and a couple of hooks for context menus and popups and such. ...
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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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Redirect URLs in Chrome?

Is there any extension to Chrome that will let me force a URL from a particular domain to be redirected to another domain? (E.g. Redirect http://www.google.com to https://encrypted.google.com.) ...
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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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How to remove pice0chop extensions from Google Chrome?

How do you remove Priceochop 3.9 and proiCechOpe 3.9 from Chrome? Both show up in chrome://extensions and once plagued my browsing experience with advertisements. Now they effectively do nothing as ...
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Firefox Integration with Chrome (Google Accounts)

Normally I use Chrome or Chromium to browse the web and I love that it keeps all my preferences, history, passwords, bookmarks, extensions and preferences synced across computers using my Google ...
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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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Chrome multiple tabs per page

Is there a way to essentially "combine" two or more chrome tabs into one view. So instead of having to flip between tabs to compare things I can see them both on the screen at the same time. Obviously ...
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Online personal extension collection of Chrome browser

Is it possible to have an online site to see the list/collection of installed extensions of the Chrome browsers installed among my PCs? ps. I noticed that we have the Chrome backup feature which ...
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Strategy & Steps to whitelist Chrome cookies for Sites whose logins & passwords are saved?

Strategy & Steps to whitelist Chrome cookies for Sites whose logins & passwords are saved? Current: Have lots of logins & passwords saved in Google Chrome; fewer in opera & firefox ...
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Is it safe to remove old Chrome extension versions?

I just looked how I can slim down my home directory and noticed that Chrome's .config directory is unusually big. More than 600 MB in my case. Most of it is occupied by by the Google Play Music ...
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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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Any chrome extension which rotates image on a page? [closed]

Is there any chrome extension which rotates image on a page? Some photo sharing sites, does not rotate vertical image automatically. So i need to see those images by turning my head. Is there any ...
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A newly opened tab in Chrome will sometimes close at random

I've got a very curious problem in Google Chrome that's been giving me trouble for the past month or so, and I don't seem to be able to find a solution anywhere. Upon opening a new tab, there's a ...
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How to make visible all extension in one toolbar,not auto-hide if more are added

i want to put all extension in the toolbar itself and not make chrome auto-hide from the toolbar if i added more extension. I have too many extension and they are getting hidden and i am not able to ...
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How can I modify this script to rotate images on Facebook?

First of all I almost know nothing about programming. I want to rotate any picture that people shared. Tried the bookmark which is mentioned in this answer. It only rotates 90 degrees. Then doesn’t ...
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Chrome downloads using space on C: drive, when download folder is on D:?

I have Chrome installed on my C: drive, but the downloads folder for chrome is in my D: drive. I downloaded a very big (60GB) file off of mega.co.nz using the Chrome Mega extension. Once it ...
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Looking for API - how to view daily google doodle in iframe?

I am using iChrome new tab and I have customized the new tab to my preference but I miss google doodle that is shown in Chromes default new tab. Is there any way to only display the google doodle in ...
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Extensions disappear when I close and open Google Chrome

I am running the latest version of Google Chrome 23.0.1271.97 (Official Build 171054) m on Windows 7. Any new extension I install simply disappears (not disabled, total disappearance) once I close and ...
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Chrome Extension for Switching Locale (Accept-Languages)

Is there a Chrome Extension which can be used to quickly switch between two locales (e.g. English and German) quickly? Some websites detect the user's language using the Accept-Languages HTTP-header ...
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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 do I change the style of app icons in chrome://apps?

Like the title says, I'd like to change the style of app icons in chrome://apps. I know exactly what rule I want changed and what I want it changed to, but I don't know how to change it other than ...
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How to disable Chrome extensions without disabling them across multiple synced devices

I use Chrome across 4 different workstations and I have my extensions synced across all of them. The problem I have is that one of the extensions (Gestures for Chrome) works great if you've got an ...
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Redirecting using a timer

I need to redirect multiple webpages after a 60 second time lap, I built the webpage on wix. And it's for a physical user interface on a machine. For example: after a customer chose his wanted ...
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My Google Chrome extensions have all stopped working

I have noticed that none of my extensions for Google Chrome are working properly (while they were working before). When I left-click on any of the extension buttons, the menus no longer show up. ...
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Jumping to certain tab by typing title text with autocomplete menu in Chrome

Is there a way or some add-on so that I can jump to certain tab by typing the title text with auto-complete menu in Chrome? It get's a bit messy when there are too many tabs.
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How do I use Chrome Developer debugging shortcuts on a Mac?

I am debugging javascript on a web page using Chrome Web Developer Tools. On Windows, I can use F11 to step into a function while using the debugger. However, when I press F11 on my Mac, The volume ...
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Chrome Extensions All Stopped Working and Display Random Characters [duplicate]

At some point today, all of my Google Chrome extensions stopped working. Whenever I click on one of them, it displays a string of random, mostly Chinese characters. I have seen random strings of ...
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Copy link to message by RFC 822 Message-ID, e.g., via Chrome Extension or Gmail Labs

When I'm looking at a Gmail conversation or message, I'd like to copy a shareable link to a given message in the conversation. I want to share the link with someone else who already has a copy of the ...
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How do you launch a Chrome extension without going to the app store?

A few months ago there was an update to Google Chrome that got rid of all my "Apps" on the home page. There's only one I use, and now that it's gone it's incredibly frustrating. I use the PostMan App ...
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Google Chrome: select column from a table

Is there an extension for Google Chrome that would allow me to select a column from a table on the webpage? E.g. when I want to copy text from just one column of a table. You can select any row or ...
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Chrome runs extremely slowly when plugins are enabled, thick black bar under recent history

Hopefully someone can help, I've uninstalled and reinstalled chrome, run the cleanup tool and cleared the cache, all the usual suspects. A few weeks ago chrome started hanging, I disabled all of ...
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Recreating drag and drop to Chrome window from the command line?

Is it possible to recreate the functionality of dragging and dropping a file from Windows File Explorer to a Chrome window from the command line? I have a crx file that I can install by dragging it to ...