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How do I stop uploading in the Google Play Music extension?

I'm using the Google Play Music Chrome extension, and I've selected a folder to add, but it's now uploading the contents which is killing my Internet performance and will use more upload bandwidth ...
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Google's Chrome addons are not showing

I have a few chrome adds installed and I am able to view them when I go to chrome://extensions. I have a total of 7 active add-ons, in my browser next to the address bar, I am able to see 3. The four ...
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Chrome Extension to record user events in a webpage?

Is there any Google Chrome Extensions that record the user doing events and display as a template of what are the events occurred in the page. For example , if a user goes through certain links by ...
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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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How do I get Chrome/Chromium to remember username and password for Namecheap?

I've tried some extensions like "Autocomplete on" and "Remember Password", but nothing seems to on just this particular site. All other sites seem to be working fine without extensions. Is there a ...
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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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Permanently hiding tab bar

I use the Sidewise extension for Chrome (on Mac), which displays my tabs in a neat, vertical tree structure. I would like to hide the normal, horizontal tab bar, permanently. I have practically no ...
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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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Chrome on Mac OSX - Can not remove rogue extension

I searched for and found many articles about how to remove a rogue extension from chrome that has been grayed out. Almost all of the articles are for windows users and did not apply to my case, hence ...
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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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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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Google Chrome malware

For some time, I've had malware in Chrome. This malware does two things: Whenever click on the Extensions settings from Settings, instead of opening the list of extensions, the tab disappears. It ...
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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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Chrome, tracking down problematic extensions

I have a problem with Chrome, but I don't know which of my extensions is causing... how can I track it down? The Problem The more windows I open, more tabs I guess I mean.. many tabs in many ...
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Active Adblock Plus shows weird error in Chrome JS Console

Every page i browse with chrome shows this error in the console: extensions::uncaught_exception_handler:8 Error in event handler for (unknown): SyntaxError: Failed to execute 'insertRule' on '...
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Schedule downloads in Chrome

I need to download some large files for a game update through chrome. However I get reduced speeds during the day. Is there a way in Chrome/extension that I can schedule the download to run eg 2am?
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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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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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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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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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How do I change the account in use for Hangouts (Chrome app) (or alternatively how to reset its data to re-log in

I have multiple gmail accounts and Hangouts desktop app (in Chrome apps) I want to change my account to use with it, but I can't figure out how. I don't see logout/login option anywhere. In Gmail/G+ ...
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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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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 ...
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Contacts list tab in the Hangouts extension for Chrome is completely blank

More Chrome extension drama: All of the sudden, the contacts list tab in the Hangouts extension for Chrome is completely blank, rendering the app unuseable. This just started happening today. The ...
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Persistent sign-in button in Google Hangouts Chrome extension; unable to log-in and use the app

A few weeks ago, I removed and re-installed the Hangouts extension for Google Chrome, and ever since, I have been unable to sign back in. Whenever I press the blue sign-in button in the extension's ...
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Why do some Chrome VPN extensions not work?

I have tried a number of free Chrome VPN extensions on a Windows desktop PC. I found all were successful in providing a different IP address. However, with almost half of the VPNs, I worryingly ...
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Mixed Aero border on Chrome Packaged App in Windows 10

After upgrading to Windows 10, there seems to be a mixed border appearing only for Chrome Packaged Apps. Is there a way to remove this border and use the same current window styling? I've tried ...
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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 my ...
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Chrome: warn before closing specific URLs?

How can I get Chrome to warn me before closing specific URLs - so only warn before close if they are loaded in one or more tabs (otherwise, no warning)?
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Use Google Keep as default notes services on Windows 10

I noticed that in Windows 10 you are able to set some kind of app for notes. By default this is Microsoft's OneNote. However I am not a big fan of OneNote so I would like to configure it to work ...
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How to find text in linked pages?

Sometimes, websites offer a way to search for textual content in the form of a page with a list of results. Or maybe there are categories, which each link to a number of pages. In the case of a ...
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Can I restore lost sessions in Chrome's Session Manager extension?

Not sure how this happened, but all my saved sessions in the Chrome extension Session Manager are now gone. Does anyone know what to look for in a backup, to restore these?
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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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Chrome: Remap Cmd+Click to Ctrl+Click for “open link in new window”

I use a lot of keyboard shortcuts, and recently I've found that pressing Cmd with the thumb is becoming quite painful. I've remapped Capslock to Ctrl, and are now switching to using Ctrl (capslock ...
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Unable to Preserve Google Chrome Extensions

I am needing to reduce roaming profile size. Our solution to this is to block google chrome from writing back to user's profiles. (this has been done). Now we need to delete all the date out of Chrome ...
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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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Chrome Extension, Security

I want to use this silly Bitmoji Chrome extension. However, Chrome warns that it can "read and alter data from any website." So... even banking websites and others that use SSL? Any way to restrict ...
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How to copy Chrome cookies on Android to Chrome on Windows?

Is there a way to do this? I found a few extensions that can do it but doesn't work on Android Chrome. Is rooting required?
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Privacy Badger unblocks manually blocked domains

I am using Privacy Badger to block certain domains from either setting a cookie or to block the domain all togehter. On imgur.com (do not click you might get hooked (sfw)) (for vegans). Trying to ...
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Is there a way to add some padding to Chrome or Firefox between the top of the actual window and the top of the tabs?

I'm using Chrome on a VM (I can also use FF) and there is a toolbar that has a tendency to get stuck at the top of the page (it won't retreat back into hiding like it's supposed to) and that makes ...
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Can't Install any app from Chrome web store

I've been trying to install the Arc Welder app from Chrome web store. But an error arises whenever I press the Add button saying " NETWORK_FAILED". What may be the problem ?
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how can i stop Feedly auto start tab from chrome?

When I open chrome browser in incognito mode, Feedly-app tab automatically opens. I want only to open it manually.
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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 ...