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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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How to get tab count in Chrome desktop without app/extension?

How can I view the number of open tabs in Chrome (desktop) without installing an app or extension? On Chrome for iOS it's easy, just look in the top right for the number: I have seen this question ...
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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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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 ...
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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 ...
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Need help identifying Chrome extension icons in toolbar

I'm trying to diagnose a problem in a website I work on and a co-worker I have no contact with any more was sent a screenshot with these extension icons in the toolbar: I recognise the jigsaws as ...
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Developer Tools Keeps Popping Up

I have clean installed Chrome twice now but the problem persists. The Developer Toool opens up when i navigate any website. This is random. I close it and it opens again. I am on Chrome latest ...
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Select a Remote File to Upload in Browser

I want to upload a file from to a server using file selection on browser (chrome). The thing is the file does not presents in my computer and it is on the web. Is there any way to select a file with ...
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How can i get acceleration scrolling?

I need acceleration scrolling in chromium when i press holding key "arrow up/down". Is there any extension for this feature? Google give only result for mouse scrolling.
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Strong Signal ads are making it tough for me to use Chrome [duplicate]

Few days ago I noticed a new phenomena in chrome 1) Whenever I visit a new website, the first click on the site results in a new tap with ads in it and directs me to a website called the ...
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Strong Signal is ruining my Chrome

Few days ago I noticed a new phenomena in chrome Whenever I visit a new website, the first click on the site results in a new tab with ads in it. When searching in Google, some weird results ...
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Random removal of my extensions, Laptop, Windows, Chrome Extensions Ghostery & Adware Plus [duplicate]

My Chrome extensions are constantly being deleted. It happens when my laptop is in use and I reload them every time it happens for fear of my data being corrupted. I estimate they delete themselves ...
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Persisting input language when switching tabs on chrome

Is there any way to have either windows or chrome remember and switch the current input language whenever I switch tabs? e.g. open a tab on Facebook, switch to French input, open another tab on ...
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Is there a way to hide all Chrome extension icons or make sure address bar is visible?

I am often use few windows side by side and all extension icons are taking too much space. I hid the buttons for everything I rarely use, but then if I need it I have to go to extensions and enable ...
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Is there an extension or setting to quickly change the default search engine for chrome?

I've found that I now use the ombibar for searching anything and everything. I've got a plugin for rally for work, a plugin for steam for play, 'kipedia for research, and a handful of plugins for SE ...
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opening a website via its server ip

I don't want to use a website via its domain address, so I came with the idea to use its IP address to reach the website. The problem is when I open the server IP address, it just says "It works!" ...
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Access US-based web sites without using VPN? [closed]

A site I'd like to read is off-limit to non-US IP's. Since it's the only site I read that is thusly restricted, setting up a VPN just for this seems overkill. So I was wondering if there's some ...
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Getting React Developer Tools working in Chrome

I'm attempting to use Facebook's React Developer Tools in Chrome 40 under OS X 10.10.3. The extension installs correctly, but the React web inspector tab is blank. Having Googled around for this ...
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Chrome browser: Show extension icons in “application shortcut” page?

I use an extension that has a "browser action" icon, showing in the toolbar. However, when I use an "application shortcut" with a web page, the toolbar does not show (as expected). But, I'd like to ...
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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 to remove “Ads by AdFreeApp” Malware in Google Chrome?

I have been looking all over the internet, to remove this Google Chrome based malware. I have encountered such malwares in the past, and I was able to remove it by disabling the extensions, delete ...
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How do I recover my lost extensions on Chrome Windows 8.0?

I deleted the Chrome ID on my Laptop and all my Extensions and saved Tabs data, history etc... all just disappeared. I spent weeks on getting those extensions right. Is there a way to recover the lost ...
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How to stop chrome from disabling 'Violates webstore policy' extensions

My google chrome has about a 25% chance of starting up and turning off my new tab app because it 'violates webstore policy', i love this app and i had it since it came out, but now its annoying to ...
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Why there is no external addon/extension for internet explorer?

Why there was no extenal[third party] addons/extensions for internet explorer?is it there any technical reason behind it or it was just a microsoft glitch to prevent opensource stuff? what were the ...
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Restore default user data in Google Chome

I normally used Chrome without signing in. Today, I decided to sign in to sync my bookmarks with my Google account. Then I decided to sign out to use Chrome without a Google account but discovered ...
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Chrome: How to delete all cache except for certain URL's

I was just looking through the Chrome web store to see if an extension exists which would allow one-click cache deletion, except for user-defined URLs. I came up empty-handed. Does anyone know of ...
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Chrome extension disabled every time version is changed

I have a Chrome extension which is published in the webstore. Every time I update the version number and publish again, Chrome disables the extension and I have to re-enable it, and approve the ...