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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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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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How to view pdf and doc files in Google Chrome instead of downloading them?

Is there a way to stop Google Chrome from downloading .doc and .pdf files ? Chrome automatically starts to download files when clicked on them, but some browsers like Yandex opens them so you can ...
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Change something inside Chrome extension cause crash

I want to change some CSS inside one Chrome extension. When I change anything and click on extension button Chrome is crashing. I think there is a some checks of files modifications because I found ...
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How to load 2 web pages simultaneously & side-by-side in Chrome? [closed]

I'd like to perform a live demonstration where the same web page, created two different ways are loaded at the exact same time, side-by-side. ... the purpose of this is to demonstrate speed ...
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How can I block linked ads on Google Chrome

Some days back I suddenly got ads in Google Chrome whenever 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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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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Used “%localappdata%\Google\Chrome\User Data” but my bookmarks and extensions disapeared

I was trying to solve an annoying problem with THIS WEB PAGE IS NOT AVAILABLE message showing up all the time in my CHROME browser. I followed indeed ALL the forums advises on the issue to no avail. ...
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Block extensions from being installed in Google Chrome

System Information OS: Windows Vista Home Premium User: Standard User Objective Stop the Standard User from installing any extensions in Google Chrome. There is one currently installed for AVG ...
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How to install extensions in Chrome without a Google Account?

I am trying to install a free extension in Google Chrome, but whenever I click "Add To Chrome", I am asked to sign in to a Google account. This has never happened before, and I do not want to use an ...
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Is anyone aware of a Chrome extension that will email full web page contents, not just a link? [closed]

There are many Chrome extensions that allow you to email a webpage; they create an email that includes a link to the page in question. I am looking for an extension that will send the entire page's ...
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Copy text from rectangle selection in Chrome

A picture is worth a thousand words : In Rietveld web diff tool I want to copy code from one of the buffer, but text selection with the mouse spreads over the other buffer when selecting multiple ...
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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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Allow Tampermonkey scripts in ScriptSafe in Chrome

I am using Google Chrome with Tampermonkey and ScriptSafe extensions. ScriptSafe blocks all the scrpts installed in Tampermonkey. I am wondering if there is anyway to make ScriptSafe to allow ...
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Hangouts hides itself in system tray

For the past week or so I've been having an issue with the Hangouts system tray icon hiding itself. Normally I have it show all the time so I can easily click it, but it seems no matter what I do, ...
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Chrome auto launch

Is there a way to tell what the chrome auto launcher is running? There is a process that is eating graphical resources on Windows pro 64 bit and after poking around with sysinternals, it looks like ...
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Google Сhrome new Secure Preferences, how mod preferences now?

In new Сhrome version 37.0.2062.120 m appeared new Secure Preferences file, how make modification preferences now? Secure Preferences file: { "extensions": { "settings": { } }, "protection": { ...
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Voice to text in Gmail?

Is there any way to enable voice to text (speech recognition) in gmail when using Chrome as a webbrowser? I really like the feature to search at google.com via voice and I'd also love to speak my ...
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How to make Chrome open bookmarks and URLs in new tabs?

I principally use Firefox both at home and at work, but on occasion I use Chrome. I have Firefox working the way I like it by having it open bookmarks in a new tab when left clicked, as well, URLs ...
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Extension to Google Chrome browser that restarts Google Chrome

I'm looking for an extension to Google Chrome that performs the same task as an extension I use all the time in Mozilla Firefox. The extension in Firefox stops the Firefox browser and starts it ...
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How can I install older versions of Adobe Flash on Chrome?

I've found this, but is it the correct way to install a Flash plugin for Chrome? I preferably want to try v11 or 12
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How to make screenshot of select option element expanded?

Is a way to make webpage screenshot by chrome/firefox extension on expanded <select/> / <option/> ? I'm using Awesome Screenshot, but shortcuts doesn't work in that situation.
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Add search filter on google input textfield

I want to add filter on input textfield For example, If i Want to search big data Add these filter newer: 2014, language: Chinese ,type: blog Is it possible to search with those filter ? I don't ...
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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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Detect the responsible file for Unknown Plugin in Chrome

Chrome 35 on Windows 7 x64 has a plugin that is unknown I run MalwareBytes Anti-Malware in resident mode, and I did a full scan with MS Security Essentials (which does not run resident), nothing ...
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How to use Chromecast with a Chrome app, for example Google Music?

Using Chromecast for various sites works perfectly if I run it from a regular Chrome tab. However, if I try to use the Chromecast from a Chrome app, where the navigation menu is stripped, it doesnt ...
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enable chrome extension via .cmd script?

Is it possible to enable one specific extension in Chrome, automatically using the .cmd script? The extension is already installed (from chrome-store), I need to enable it every morning at 9:00.
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Set image as desktop background without downloading it in Google Chrome

Is there any functionality within chrome or is there an extension available that allows image opened in chrome tab to be set as desktop background without actually downloading it, just like Firefox ...
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Chrome Extension - Speed Dial - Export/Import Settings

I heavily use Speed Dial Chrome extension. I have configured it with url shortcuts and custom icons on my Windows 7 Ultimate desktop. How can I copy these settings from my desktop to my Windows 7 ...
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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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How to start a Chromium extension directly from a shortcut or command in Ubuntu?

I want to run "Chat for Google" (Use the Chat for Google extension to connect and communicate.) Chrome/Chromium extension directly using a command or short cut in Ubuntu. (I know how to create ...
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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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Unwanted redirects in chrome

When I type a search in chrome on OS X it automatically does another search after I hit enter. This seems like malware. I found a few extensions in chrome that I did not install -- and I removed them. ...
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With Vimium extension in Chrome, how to take the cursor out of the Chrome url field?

I'm using Vimium extension in Chrome. It's all working well. Except when my cursor is in the Chrome's URL field, I can't seem to be able to get out of that unless I use the mouse to focus on the ...
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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 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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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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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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Is there a way to disable notifications from a particular person in google hangouts and not be invisible?

I'm using Windows 7 Running Chrome 38.0.2125.111 m, Google Hangouts plugin 2014.910.433.1. I'm experiencing the behaviour whereby if I disable notifications for a particular person, it makes me ...
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Auto fill find bar with highlighted text? [duplicate]

When searching on the page it would be great if you could auto fill the find bar with highlighted text as was proposed here: https://productforums.google.com/forum/#!topic/chrome/sS43zI263q0 Is there ...
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Repositioning “Most Visited” List in Google Chrome?

Is it possible to manually re-position/re-arrange the list of "Most Visited" Web Sites visible whenever you open a new tab in Google Chrome? Here's a screenshot: I'm using Windows 7 Home Premium.
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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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chrome extension to control brightness on any website [closed]

Is there some good chrome extension that can control the page brightness of all websites? Something like a brightness slider could be great.. Please help, thanks in adnvance
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How do I disable Developer Mode Extensions (Chrome 64-bit)?

I installed RoboForm in Developer Mode. Ever since, I get this prompt every time I open Chrome. Is there a way to disable the prompt?
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Opening Excel Files From Sharepoint using Google Chrome

When I attempt to open an excel file from Sharepoint using Google Chrome, I get an error message: that there is an unsupported feature and would I like to open in Excel. If you say yes, then I get ...
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What is the “Google Drive Client Native Proxy” Chrome Extension for?

I noticed I have an extension installed, "Google Drive Client Native Proxy", but I'm not familiar with what its purpose is, nor do I remember installing it. I'm assuming it was installed by Google for ...
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how to prevent Chromium from remembering a certain form field?

There are some form fields on some websites, where I enter a one-time code sent by SMS or generated by a hardware token, to authenticate to some service. The Chromium browser remembers the previous ...
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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 ...