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Capture region of website/etc. to clipboard as image?

I often need to capture a fixed portion of my screen (typically in Chrome) to the clipboard, for posting as a background in a PowerPoint slide. Question Where can I find an extension for Chrome or ...
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Force Auto Update Chrome Extensions

I have a mission critical application in the form of a chrome packaged app. This is an app that is installed via [Enterprise Policy][1]. I've set up the auto update process however there are times ...
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Chrome extension for erasing recent history with one click

Is there a Google Chrome extension for erasing recent history with one click from the toolbar? I'm currently using History Eraser, but it's currently a 3-4 click process to clear my history for the ...
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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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Google Chrome working incredibly slow

So recently I have received a new laptop for work. It's pretty decent, i5 with 4GB of ram and hybrid SSD hard drive. Google Chrome was always my default browser and it works painfully slow here, I ...
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how to remove soavee on?

Thought I had it removed before but now it's back, tried the following: Removing the extension from Chrome. Disabling the extension and then removing it. It's not installed in Windows The ...
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More refined Chrome Proxy settings

I need Chrome to use a SOCKS proxy to *.example.com except local.example.com . This doesn't seem to be possible from the standard settings. Is there perhaps an extension or something that could ...
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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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Re-enable extensions not coming from Chrome Web Store on Chrome v35+ (with enhanced security)

Does anybody know how to re-enable your own extensions after they were disabled by the Chrome v35 update? (Mostly greasemonkey scripts in my case, thus simple .js files previously drag-n-dropped in ...
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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 can extensions track browsing activity and other data even when disabled?

I searched this on google and on superuser but found no answer. I want to know if the installed extensions on chrome can access or track browsing activity or/and other data (that it says to get access ...
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How to backup Chrome extension data on a mac?

I am using a google chrome extension called JScript Tricks. This extension lets me to manipulate webpage with jQuery injection. The challenge is my scripts for each website cannot be exported from the ...
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Lost my google chrome bookmarks and extentions

I just lost my Google Chrome bookmarks and extensions after restarting my laptop and it's really annoying. I didn't find bookmarks.bak in \AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default (or anywhere ...
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Can chrome running on Windows submit authentication details to auto-login?

I have a web app/site which uses AD as an authentication store. Users can now use the same credentials to login the our web site apps as they do to login to Windows. However it would be nice, if ...
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Why Chome Secure Shell SSH extension dose not work within iFrame

Secure Shell Chrome works fine for me, it's great! Now I'm trying to put in a desktop html using iFrame, but it does not work. It works well in separate browser window <a target="_New" ...
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How to block access to resources on external domain?

For example I'm browsing www.example.com At some point, some Javascript is fetched from another domain. I would like to sandbox example.com. Anything that is not hosted on example.com should be ...
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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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Is there a way to search ajax code for multiple words in Chromium?

There are various extensions in the Chrome Web Store that highlight multiple search strings in webpages e. g. Find Many Strings, MultiHighlighter or efTwo. None of them seem to support searching in ...
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Chrome theme I made myself refuses to sync across computers, how to sync it?

I made a Google Chrome theme, and have loaded it into Google Chrome using the Developer tools (Tools → Check "Developer mode"). But the theme won't sync across computers, even after I followed ...
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What is the purpose of “link-only” Chrome apps?

There are a number of Chrome apps that seem to "duplicate" a website, by being just a shortcut to some web service. Examples include, but are not limited to: Google Play Music Google Docs Google ...
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Chrome extension to show an alert on certain websites

I'm looking for an extension that will allow me to display a popup alert message on the webpage, for example if I'm on Google.com there would be a message "You're on Google, please continue to use ...
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Internet Download Manager Extension Not working in Comodo Dragon ( Google Chrome)

The extension for Internet Download Manager has stopped working in Google Chrome. Everything was working alright until I updated IDM to 6.19.2, then the extension for Comodo Dragon stopped working ...
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Plugins for Firefox and Chrome for switching context?

I wuld like to have a plugin which would help me to change context I'm working with. Suppose I have two tasks I'm working on and I want to easily retain and restore groups of open tabs. Anyone knows ...
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Sync between chrome extensions

do you know any way how to synchronize DATA from chrome extensions between 2 computers? (Windows and Ubuntu) I know there is option to synchronize bookmarks and extensions (it works), but DATA from ...
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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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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 ...