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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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Use the Chrome Devtools Console Filter to hide console errors caused by extensions

I would like to remove all the ERR_BLOCKED_BY_CLIENT errors I get due to AdBlock, so I thought the Filter field would be appripriate but I can't use it to reverse filter. Basically what I want is ...
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Tampermonkey and crx file

I have a crx file I want to run but since it didint come from the chrome store - google disables it. How do you add it to tamper monkey? Thanks.
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Chrome Extensions that modify pages suddenly makes that page not load

All of a sudden, all Chrome extensions that modify pages started acting weird. I first noticed this when I tried to go on Google but it wouldn't load, then I tried to go on Facebook which wouldn't ...
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Install Chrome US-Version outside of US for native OK Google

I read that the "Ok Google" Hands-Free-Hotword for Chrome is currently only available for US Chrome Users (I'm from Austria). I know that a plugin exists but I either need a valid *.crx Version of it ...
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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 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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Chrome extension to edit your own web pages' live html directly in-browser? [closed]

I'm curious. I recently changed the way I've been editing my websites for years (via FTP client), to dropbox-like syncing a version of the public_html folder on the PC to the one on the FTP, with ...
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How can I analyze the impact of each browser extension on Gmail loading time?

I use a couple of Google Chrome Extensions to improve Gmail Web interface (Fix Compose for Gmail, Streak, etc). Is there any way to analyze the impact of each browser extension on Gmail loading time? ...
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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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chrome console.error stopped working

I've been relying on console.error for some time, but all of a sudden it just doesn't emit anything. it still works in incognito mode. i've disabled all the extensions one by one but that didn't ...
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Is there a Chrome extension to swap out CSS? [closed]

I'm trying to completely replace the CSS for a domain with different CSS (i.e. swap out the CSS at gaming.SE for that of Stack Overflow). I'd ideally like an extension that lets me do this. I've used ...
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Refresh tab regardless if I interact with the site - Chrome Plugin (Windows)

I'm looking for a way to refresh a tab every x minutes regardless if I click somewhere in the tab or not. All of the extensions I tested before (Refresh Monkey, Easy Auto Refresh, Page Refresh) stop ...
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How to run Javascript code on any website?

How can I run Javascript code on a website to complete a set function or rule as per the website? For example, if I'm trying to download a file from some filehost that requires a survey... Now in ...
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How do I remove a certain HTML code from a certain website?

There are some websites which refresh themselves in a very short period. I want to disable this behavior. The code that causes this problem is almost always following line: <meta ...
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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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chromecast not showing smooth NFL Game pass tab [closed]

I've purchased a ChromeCast just to view NFL Game-Pass on my TV (since I'm nor in the US, Hulu and Netflix are not an option). However it doesn't cast the game smoothly. I've tried lowering the rate ...
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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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Copy Chrome extensions from one computer to another

Has anyone successfully downloaded Google Chrome apps (or extensions or whatever they are called) from another browser and then installed them on Chrome? Google Web Store and Google Play are blocked ...
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Do Chrome extensions for one User have any access to other users?

I am trying to isolate any installed Google Chrome / Chromium extensions from my more private web browsing activity. My thought was to have two Chrome "Users", with more private browsing done in one, ...
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Is there a browser extension for Chrome or Firefox to individually mute audio per page in each tab?

Is there a browser addon (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 ...
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Google is blocking SRWare Iron from its web store. Is there a way around it?

System: Windows 7 Iron 30.0.1650.0 "based on the free Sourcecode "Chromium" (the google browser)" Problem: When I access the google chrome webstore I get the following error message: "Your ...
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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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Is there a Chrome extension to set the window title

I use the Nightly Tester Tools extension in Firefox to set the title and I need something similar for Chrome. Searching only brings Title Bar Tweaker but it lacks the feature set of the Firefox ...
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Detect and remove malicious malware chrome extension that opens many tabs with ads

I observed throughout the day yesterday three episodes where my processor gets hijacked for a minute and the memory gets maxed out (12 gigs). The culprit was a seemingly infinite number of tabs being ...
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Customize Chrome URL/Omnibar text for bookmarks?

I have some internal developer pages bookmarked in Chrome for easy access. They are a set of sites for our different development environments (e.g. STAGE, PROD). The problem is that the URLs, favicons ...
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chrome/firefox extension that fixes google search links

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: ...
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How to put downloads from a certain site in a different folder?

I know I can set the Downloads 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 ...
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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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Set up KeePass with Chrome and GoogleDrive integration

I'm looking to use KeePass as my password manager, but I would like to have the nice cloud sync and browser integration that services like LastPass or 1Password provide.
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How to replace Chrome's “New Tab” with Speed Dial 2 extension page?

I just installed the Speed Dial 2 extension on Chrome. My Chrome version is 36.0.1985.125 m and I'm on Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit. I don't like the "New Tab" Chrome currently has because I'm not able ...
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Is there a way to invert the colors of the images only in Chrome?

I've inverted the colors for everything on my Mac, which makes it much easier to read text. The only downside is the images. It would be nice if there were a way to invert only the pictures in Chrome. ...
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What is this “adsgo-frame” class in my Chrome Dom Tree?

I have an iframe loaded every time I open a new webpage and it adds adsgo-frame class to all my elements. I first suspect it being part of adblock but then I found it exists even without adblock ...
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Google Chrome - No Option To Sign In After Machine Rebuild

I am running version 35.0.1916.153 of Chrome. My machine was recently rebuilt and I am trying to sign back into chrome so my bookmarks are downloaded. I cannot see the sign in icon any more in the ...
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How can I block all pop-ups with Chrome?

Some Websites (often links to 2leep.com) have very annoing advertising: If I click on a link, they open a popup with their adds and open the link I'm interested in. If I go to ...
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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 ...
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How to install chrome extension for all users in ubuntu machine

I want a chrome extension to be installed for all users in my ubuntu machine and all profile in google chrome. is it possible and if yes then how?
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Is there any common Mail Notifier available for Chrome?

I have a mail account provided by my company which is on a private domain. There is no options for mail notification in that domain. Others asked to use Microsoft Outlook for notification features and ...
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How to delete cookies for a specific site

I need a button or bookmarklet to delete the cookies from the current context. Clearing the cache would be another option. Specifically, I am logged into too many Google sites and have multiple ...
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Chrome Remote Desktop in LAN environment

Is it possible to setup and use Chrome Remote Desktop in a LAN environment? So you don't need to login to google or need a google account to use it? i.e. use Chrome Remote Desktop in a LAN ...
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Chrome Extension Folder Naming Convention

I'm trying to determine if users on the network have a specific Chrome extension installed. I'd like to do this by identifying the install directory. I see that on Win 7 extensions appear here: ...
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Pocket extension for Chrome stopped working with JavaScript disabled per-site. Which side to blame?

I have Save to Pocket installed for Google Chrome on OS X. Recently it stopped working for sites which have JavaScript disabled (via Quick Javascript Switcher)--although it worked well before, with JS ...
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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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save multiple tabs to chrome Pocket extenson

I use the Pocket extension to read pages offine on an Ipad, but it's tedious to click the icon for every page. Most of the time I open multiple tabs on one subject. Does anyone have a piece of ...
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Enable Chrome Extensions for all users

How can I have the same Extentions for all the users of the same computer? More details: I only want this for Windows, but if your solution works for others, that's ok. When I say users I mean: ...
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Chrome extension enabled/disabled depending on machine

I use Chrome on both my home PC and my work PC in the office. Is there any way of having certain Chrome extensions enabled on one PC but disabled on the other, even if both machines are logged into ...
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How to block ads on TextNow using Google Chrome Incognito with both AdBlock AND AdBlock Plus extentions?

Using Windows 7 Home Premium 32-Bit on Google Chrome Incognito with both of the extensions AdBlock and AdBlock Plus, I want to block as many ads as possible on every website or page that I visit. ...
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Does Chrome Remote Desktop work through LAN aswell?

Assuming both my Client and Server are on the same LAN, would the connection for Chrome Remote Desktop go through the LAN only, or would it still travel through Google Servers thereby adding to the ...
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Google Chrome Extension that Hides my IP

Is there a Google Chrome extension that allows me to hide my current IP ( I'm located in a country outside the US) and make it into a US IP? The reason I want to do this is because I want to be able ...
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Apply styles to pages in Chrome before extensions load

I would like to apply custom CSS to pages in Chrome, but before the extensions are loaded. I'm already familiar with this solution: Applying custom style to internal Chrome pages But I need to ...