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How do I individually mute audio per tab in Chrome or Firefox?

Is there a way (in Chrome/Firefox) to individually mute audio per page/tab? This would be great when listening to music while browsing sites that play audio without asking for user prompt first.
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Google Chrome extensions in Firefox

Chrome has a significantly more restricted extension API than Firefox; it mainly just consists of content scripts (with background pages) and a couple of hooks for context menus and popups and such. ...
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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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Redirect URLs in Chrome?

Is there any extension to Chrome that will let me force a URL from a particular domain to be redirected to another domain? (E.g. Redirect http://www.google.com to https://encrypted.google.com.) ...
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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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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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Firefox Integration with Chrome (Google Accounts)

Normally I use Chrome or Chromium to browse the web and I love that it keeps all my preferences, history, passwords, bookmarks, extensions and preferences synced across computers using my Google ...
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Turn on the link hover statusbar in Google Chrome

I want to turn on the feature where whenever I hover over a hyperlink and in the bottom lefthand corner it shows a light blue hover tooltip about where that link goes. It looks like that since some ...
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Chrome multiple tabs per page

Is there a way to essentially "combine" two or more chrome tabs into one view. So instead of having to flip between tabs to compare things I can see them both on the screen at the same time. Obviously ...
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Online personal extension collection of Chrome browser

Is it possible to have an online site to see the list/collection of installed extensions of the Chrome browsers installed among my PCs? ps. I noticed that we have the Chrome backup feature which ...
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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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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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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 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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Any chrome extension which rotates image on a page? [closed]

Is there any chrome extension which rotates image on a page? Some photo sharing sites, does not rotate vertical image automatically. So i need to see those images by turning my head. Is there any ...
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A newly opened tab in Chrome will sometimes close at random

I've got a very curious problem in Google Chrome that's been giving me trouble for the past month or so, and I don't seem to be able to find a solution anywhere. Upon opening a new tab, there's a ...
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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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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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Chrome Extension for Switching Locale (Accept-Languages)

Is there a Chrome Extension which can be used to quickly switch between two locales (e.g. English and German) quickly? Some websites detect the user's language using the Accept-Languages HTTP-header ...
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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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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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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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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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Jumping to certain tab by typing title text with autocomplete menu in Chrome

Is there a way or some add-on so that I can jump to certain tab by typing the title text with auto-complete menu in Chrome? It get's a bit messy when there are too many tabs.
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How do I use Chrome Developer debugging shortcuts on a Mac?

I am debugging javascript on a web page using Chrome Web Developer Tools. On Windows, I can use F11 to step into a function while using the debugger. However, when I press F11 on my Mac, The volume ...
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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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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 do you launch a Chrome extension without going to the app store?

A few months ago there was an update to Google Chrome that got rid of all my "Apps" on the home page. There's only one I use, and now that it's gone it's incredibly frustrating. I use the PostMan App ...
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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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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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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. I've set up the auto update process however there are times when I ...
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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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Block websites in google chrome incognito mode?

I try a lot of website blocker extension for chrome, but these extension not working in incognito mode. How can I block a website completely in Google chrome? Thank you for the answers.
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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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Is there a way to invert the colors of the images only in Chrome?

I've inverted the colors for everything on my Mac, which makes it much easier to read text. The only downside is the images. It would be nice if there were a way to invert only the pictures in Chrome. ...
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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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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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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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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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How to delete cookies for a specific site

I need a button or bookmarklet to delete the cookies from the current context. Clearing the cache would be another option. Specifically, I am logged into too many Google sites and have multiple ...
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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?