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stop images from being downloaded on webpage in chrome

I am on a limited connection. I would like to be able to stop chrome from downloading images (not hiding images) on webpages. I would also prefer any alternative browser as solution if this feature is ...
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Is Chromium Wheel Smooth Scroller secure?

Chromium Wheel Smooth Scroller, which is an extension for Chrome browser really seems a nice product. But, on the security side, "it can access your data on all websites", this is the official ...
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How do I prevent Chrome Canary from updating -OR- How do I sync two Chrome profiles with the same account?

I might have a bit an unusual request, but my situation is as follows: I have a low-end pc, which means, I need to be careful about performance This is why I need to deactivate automatic updates in ...
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Automaticly reload chrome browser on changes of HTML, Javascript or CSS [closed]

I there a good extension to automatically reload the chrome browser on any change of HTML, Javascript or CSS ?
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Google chrome / firefox change modal/javascript based popups into internal tab messages

I'm looking for an extension (or an option) for both google chrome, firefox that has ability to convert authentication modal dialog boxes (for example SharePoint) where it blocks the whole browser ...
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How to enable certain extensions while in Chrome Incognito mode

How do you enable certain extensions, like Flashblock and Adblock, while using Chrome Incognito? I don't see much of a point of incognito mode if sites can still track you using Javascript, or now ...
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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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Are there any problems with using ZenMate?

I've been reading reviews of the Google Chrome-Extension "ZenMate" and one thing that came up was a claim that it was preventing Chrome users from attaching files to gmail emails. Does anyone have ...
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Open links in Gmail on Chrome in Firefox

I use Firefox as primary browser, but use Gmail in Chrome. I'd like all the links in e-mails and chat to open in a new Firefox tab instead of a new Chrome tab, automatically (I know copy-paste, drag ...
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Casting a tab in Chrome has stopped working

Recently, casting a tab from Google Chrome has to my Chromecast has stopped working. When I try I get "Unable to cast to Chromecast Name. An unexpected error occurred." with the cast icon red with ...
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Is there a way to fix Chrome's non-standard implementation of text editing?

Chrome has implemented an annoying, non-standard method of text editing that does not conform to the paradigm set by nearly every Windows application I've used. Here's an example. Open Firefox or IE ...
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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 ...
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Adblock Plus losing subscriptions and filters since last update

Adblock Plus recently updated itself (it opened the "Adblock Plus has been installed" tab), and since then it has not been saving filter lists (subscriptions) nor manually entered filters ("add your ...
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Keyboard shortcut to open Extensions menu in Chrome?

I open the Keyboard Shortcut menu far more often than I'd like to admit. How do I open this with a keyboard shortcut?
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remove unwanted ads and download manager from chrome in mac

how to remove unwanted ads and the download manager which comes on google search result page. I have been trying to remove from chrome extention manager, but it doesn't seems to be there. also I have ...
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How can Chrome search among the title/URL of already opened tabs, like Firefox?

When you manage many tabs, Firefox has a great feature to avoid opening the same page again, if it's already opened in some other tab: as you type a URL (or title page), Firefox shows in its ...
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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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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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Export an app from Google Chrome?

Long ago, I downloaded an extention from the Google Chrome Store. Currently, that extension is not available in the Google Chrome Store, but present and working fine in my computer. Anyhow, if I sync ...
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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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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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Does Chrome have something similar to Firefox' Applications settings?

I find the Options/Applications settings very useful in Firefox. I am looking for something similar in Chrome/Chromium - that is: options that would allow to change the action (the way a media or ...
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Only first tab in chrome works

A collegue has encountered a problem with Chrome that I've never seen before and, after trying to search for it, neither has anybody else. I hope somebody here will recognize it. When starting Chrome ...
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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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Unable to remove Google Chrome extensions

I am trying to remove a few Google Chrome extensions from my system, go to the Extensions menu, click on the Trash icon, confirm that I want to remove these extensions, and they get removed for a ...
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How to set Chrome browser image as wallpaper in Linux?

I want to set an image in Chrome browser as desktop wallpaper without explicitly downloading the image. Something like ...
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Google Chrome : My statubar disappeared

Somehow, my Google Chrome status bar disappeared. The usuall status bar only appears on Incognito (private browsing) mode. How to may it reappear? And even if it does, how to make it show the full URL ...
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How to prevent keyboard shortcuts that activate Chrome extensions from resetting?

I use Google Chrome's Keyboard shortcuts to activate extensions very often. Regrettably, the keyboard shortcuts I set disappear every now and then. I often need to reconfigure the shortcuts. I'm ...
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Google chrome extension to get dynamic generated code link address?

As a developer I work a lot with WordPress and ASP.net websites ( dynamic generated content from database ), Are there any plug-ins able to track the source of the generated code and let me know the ...
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How to Block Content in Google Chrome? (not ads)

I browse a forum, where sometimes I require to block viewing of threads by a certain user/member of the forum. I tried Adblock, but it doesn't block correctly. Or maybe I don't know how to block a ...
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Personal Block List overwriting text in search results

I have been using the Chrome Extension Personal Block List from Google for quite some time. In the recent past, however, it has been having display issues in search results. As you can see in the ...
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How can I get Tampermonkey's Chrome Sync to actually sync?

Firstly, the Tampermonkey sync setup is described here. The above-described process is not working for me, however. I've written a few scripts on one machine, where Chrome Sync is enabled, and have ...
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Identify which Chrome extension an http request is coming from in chrome console

I have this screenshot which shows the following request as failing: click to enlarge Request URL:chrome-extension://cahedbegdkagmcjfolhdlechbkeaieki/jquery.min.map Request Headers CAUTION: ...
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Chrome - Crashes on extension load

I have a google account that, when signed in to chrome, loads an extension that causes chrome to crash. I can't figure out which one causes the crash, as chrome won't stay up long enough for me to ...
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How to develop a Chrome extension that overrides SSL certificate error for self-signed certificate? [closed]

The process of adding a self signed certificate to the list of trusted certificates in Chrome is manual and tedious. I frequently access a trusted website that uses a self-signed certificate. As I am ...
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How to remove a rogue extension labelled “Installed by enterprise policy”

I found a rogue extension (likely malware?) that I cannot removed, as the delete icon is greyed out and the extension says "installed by enterprise policy". I have tried running Spybot Search and ...
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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 can I get Chrome multiple users to recognize symlinked extensions?

I have multiple Chrome users. To save time and space on extensions that are the same (state / prefs / etc) across all users, I've symlinked most extensions (e.g. Profile 4/Extensions/xyz -> ...
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A better Chrome download manager plugin [closed]

So, it's really frustrating when I'm downloading a really large file, and it gets cut off halfway through due to either my internet, or the host's internet. For instance, there was a file one time ...
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How to enable confirmation alert before closing chrome tabs?

How to enable confirmation alert box option before closing opened tab in chrome browser? Need to change setting? I couldn't find any such options in setting window.
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Images not loading for lastpass in Chrome

In my Google Chrome. I have the lastpass plugin installed but it does not load the images. You can see this in action in this screen recording: http://youtu.be/RllVrSiPKvM
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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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How are chrome extensions installed without my knowledge?

I opened Chrome this morning and discovered the red AdBlock icon near the omnibox wasn't there. I opened the Extension list and discovered two extensions I'd never seen before, and all the others ...
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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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How to disable autofocus on input fields in Chrome?

Is is possible in general to make Chrome not to focus on any of the fields automatically, for example, after the page has been loaded? Extensions that use keys on keyboard don't work well with ...
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Bind a site to a pinned tab

I want certain sites to always open in their respective pinned tab. Suppose I have a pinned tab, which usually shows questions from superuser.com. When I open a link to superuser.com from a different ...
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How can I open a new window in Google Chrome Metro Mode? is there any plugin?

I see the question How can I open a new window in Google Chrome Metro Mode? But i need a plugin or a tool for making a new window!! New window is not a special feature just it have fresh tab ...
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How to disable auto input focus in Vimium?

Some websites autofocus on input fields as you open a page. That makes some Vimium functions difficult to use because you have to quit the input field first. Is it possible to disable autofocus at ...
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Autodetect spell-checker language in Chrome using custom rules? [duplicate]

In the Chrome web-browser (current version: 32.0.1700.41 m Aura), how can I have Chrome AUTOMATICALLY detect the spell checker language for input fields, using sets of custom rules, for example: ...
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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 ...