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Detect and Disable Extension Modification to Chromium?

Lately I have installed some extensions from chromium store and saw some strange thing!. When I google something some modification to google shown on google result page. after I searched I found out ...
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How to uninstall GmailTex

I installed the app GmailTeX or in store in my Gmail account, but I don't find any button to uninstall it. Does anyone knows how do I uninstall it? (Uninstall I mean stop appearing in the Gmail ...
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How does a single Shockwave flash plugin process control all flash content in Chromium?

Is there a method to find which thread of flash is controlling which flash content? My aim is to find per tab bandwidth statistics.
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Tidy rendered HTML output in Chrome's View Source?

More often than not when using things like CMS'es and static site generators, HTML output looks like rubbish (wrong indendation being the most annoying flaw). Is there any solution for having ...
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chromecast not showing smooth NFL Game pass tab [closed]

I've purchased a ChromeCast just to view NFL Game-Pass on my TV (since I'm nor in the US, Hulu and Netflix are not an option). However it doesn't cast the game smoothly. I've tried lowering the rate ...
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Chrome Remote Desktop in LAN environment

Is it possible to setup and use Chrome Remote Desktop in a LAN environment? So you don't need to login to google or need a google account to use it? i.e. use Chrome Remote Desktop in a LAN ...
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Chrome Remote Desktop

I have been successfully able to use Chrome Remote Desktop to access other computers when not behind a firewall/proxy server. As soon as I try to use Chrome Remote Desktop when behind a ...
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creating new tab in chrome when typing into address bar

This is something that other browsers can do by default, or at least Firefox. And up until recently I could accomplish the same thing with an extension called Chrome Toolbox by Google. However, it ...
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Custom Extensions on Managed Chromebooks

I am a developer looking for the best way to set up different schools with their own custom, private extensions (ie School A should be the only one with access to Extension A). Theoretically, I am ...
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How can I be sure that a Google Chrome extension isn't doing evil things?

I wanted to install this extension, but I have security concerns. The extension needs permission to "Access your data on all websites". This makes sense, but I presume this includes password and ...
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how to prevent my guest user from installing chrome extensions

in my home pc ,i have two login's one is mine and another is guest user, is it there any way to restrict my guest user from installation of chrome extensions?i fear installation of malicious ...
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how to determine which of the installed chrome extensions are showing text-enhanced ads or are injecting new CSS class names?

I have three google users [personal, work, work] in my chrome on Mac OS X. The chrome for my personal account [not the other two chromes] has text-enhanced ads in every site i go to. It ...
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How do I reduce chrome's CPU and memory usage on page load?

I am running a Tampermonkey script in Chrome that auto-refreshes every 4-8 seconds a page within a page range that looks for changes in the HTML elements and acts within a certain threshold. The ...
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How can I see what is causing Chrome to run slowly?

I realise that I can turn off all plugins and then turn them back on, one-by-one, but is there an alternative that would show me which plugins are chewing up memory or processing power? Pages can be ...
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Chrome extension to open Powerpoint / Documents. How does this work?

I have installed this extension https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/chrome-office-viewer-beta/gbkeegbaiigmenfmjfclcdgdpimamgkj/details And now I am able to view .ppt and .doc files in my ...
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Is there a way to save all the history in Chrome in a reusable format?

I know the history is stored in a sqlite database, but I suppose there should be a ready to wear solution. Something as simple as a CSV or JSON file with dates and urls would be optimal.
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Turn off tabbed browsing: Chrome/Firefox - Is it possible? [duplicate]

Is it possible somehow to revert back to the old browsing habits, i.e. no tabs in Chrome or Firefox? I stumbled the web but I cannot find the answer to this question.
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How to redirect link using any browser extention or other techniques [closed]

if user type www.demo.com in address bar i want user to redirect to my affiliate link www.demo.com/?affid=omkar i tried many things but nothing helped me . Any Help Thanks in advance.
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How can I extract data and show within my chrome extension? [closed]

I am building a quora extension which will show the number of credits of a logged in user but I don't know how can I find and show credits?
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Maintain different set of extensions in Chrome, on different PCs

I use my GMail account both at home, and in the office, to sign in to Chrome. In my PC at home, I have a set of Extensions that I use a lot, like YouTube Actions, AdBlocker, HoverZoom, etc. But on my ...
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Changing Chrome's text zoom when connected to an external monitor

I have a laptop with a rather small builtin monitor, making it very hard to read stuff unless the chrome text zoom level is increased to 125%. One of the external monitors that I connect the laptop ...
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Chrome Extension : Close certain number of inactive tabs from the right

Now I know that there are extensions like CloseAllInactiveTabs to close all inactive tabs. But I need to keep several tabs (from the left) open and close all other tabs from the right. I sometimes ...
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Prevent Chrome from reloading a tab on restart/crash

Is it possible to prevent Chrome from reloading a chosen tab (or if that is impossible: all tabs) on restart or crash? For example let's say that I'm browsing reddit.com and I want to shut down Chrome ...
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Google Chrome Portable vs. Google Chrome

Is there any advantage/disadvantage of using the Google Chrome Portable app for PC (apart from it being portable)? In addition, I have had Google chrome on my PC installed for quite a while recently ...
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Some Chrome Extension Redirects me to Malicious Sites When Amazon.com is Accessed

I'm getting redirected to ezshoplist.me and alecyueee.us, when I try to access amazon.com. I'm actually redirected to these sites which redirects back to Amazon.com. I searched a lot regarding these ...
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Chrome script to auto highlight a user defined set of keywords

Are there any Chrome scripts or extensions out there that can automatically highlight a user predefined set of keywords and phrases? I've searched around and had no luck. Seems that there are ...
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How to create “IE-like” new session window in Chrome?

Like we can open a New Session Window in IE 8 or greater, can do the same in Google Chrome? I know that Google Chrome has New incognito Window feature but by using it, we can open Max 2 sessions at a ...
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Chrome extension to change User Agent only in current tab

I've used the dev tools to change the user agent, but that's annoying because it means you need to have dev tools open. I've used extensions to change the user agent, but they all seem to affect all ...
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Extension to turn off certain page element?

Does anyone know of a browser extension that allows you to disable an HTML element by id or class on a given web page? I prefer to use Chrome, but a Safari or Firefox solution would be great too. ...
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If I have an open tab with some page, can I find out where did I found link to that page?

If I have an open tab with some page, can I find out where did I found link to that page? I want answers like: You opened this tab from page XXX You pasted URL in address bar manually Is there an ...
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Why is Vimium's default setting for “Characters used for link hints” is what it is? [closed]

The "Characters used for link hints" section in the chrome extension Vimium is by default this: sadfjklewcmpgh I'm curious why that is?
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Make browser give a custom made note when re-visiting websites

Lately I've been browsing through hundreds of ads on a website similar to craigslist. Due to the similarities of the ads, I have to read through almost the entire ad to decide if it's interesting or ...
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How can let Chrome “Google Mail Checker” only show important mails?

I am using Chrome extension - Google Mail Checker, but it shows every unread email in my inbox. How can I show "Important and unread" mail only?
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How do I stop an inifinite loop in GMail Offline

When I try to use GMail Offline in Chrome it goes into an infinite loop, requests alternating between https://mail.google.com/mail/mu/mp/411/?mui=ca and https://mail.google.com/mail/mu/mp/511/?mui=ca. ...
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How to use new google voice searcher to write text in notepad?

I find out that google voice searcher is perfect tool to write instead of typing, but it works only at chrome and limited time. Now my question is how to configure windows to use those tools for ...
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Can I have a drop down menu for multiple tabs, in Chrome?

Is there an extension in Chrome that letsm e have a drop down menu for multiple tabs. As it becomes difficult when there are too many tabs like once it gets over 25-30 they start to blank out.
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How do I remove a Chrome Foxtab speed dial?

I've added several sites to the Chrome extension Foxtab Speed Dial. However I can't figure out how to remove a speed dial thumbnail!
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How to export PGP key (in clear text?)?

I created a set of PGP keys in Kleopatra using GPG4Win. I want to use my private and public keys to encrypt and decrypt emails with this Chrome extension: ...
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Copy Chrome extensions from one computer to another

Has anyone successfully downloaded Google Chrome apps (or extensions or whatever they are called) from another browser and then installed them on Chrome? Google Web Store and Google Play are blocked ...
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Some Google Chrome Extensions Appearing Grayed Out and Popup will not Appear

Two of my extensions Lastpass and Checker Plus for Gmail have grayed icons and upon clicking them the pop up box does not want to display. The extensions have no problems at work (running Ubuntu) and ...
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How to get remote IP in Google Chrome browser

How do I get remote IP in Developer Tools Network tab? I can see the remote IP in Firefox using Firebug under Net. How can get this remote IP in Chrome? If this is not possible in Chrome, is there ...
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How to install extensions in Chrome without a Google Account?

I am trying to install a free extension in Google Chrome, but whenever I click "Add To Chrome", I am asked to sign in to a Google account. This has never happened before, and I do not want to use an ...
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How do I start Google Keep on Windows 8 startup

I have this way of working on my computer: I usually have it started a little before I wake up by the BIOS so that when I wake up I have a fresh desktop with all the programs already open, since I put ...
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How unsafe are browser extensions/add-ons/plug-ins?

Chrome and Firefox have a lot of extensions, some of which are very useful. When you install them, they say they need access to all of the user's web page data.: (1) Is this a threat to online ...
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What is the “Feedback” Chrome extension? [closed]

I'm using Chrome version 30.0.1588.0 dev on Linux Mint 15 and I see this strange extension. I cannot find it in chrome://extensions, but it appears on the New Tab page with other apps like YouTube, ...
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Feedly does not download items in Google Chrome

I have Feedly app installed in my Google Chrome browser, and it worked without a hitch until recently. All of a sudden it stopped to download any feed item and shows just a blank page instead. ...
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What is the fastest way to get back to previous active tab in chrome

I use vimium in chrome,and every time I open a new tab and tend to go back to previous tab,I have to use my mouse or touch pad,Is there any trick to do so?
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Chrome extension - adding permanently

We have created an extension for chrome and it works fine. The only problem is we have to add it via tools/extensions every time we start chrome. How can the extension be loaded permanently?
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AVG SiteSafety plugin took over Chrome, how do I get rid of it?

Whenever I open a new tab, I get this awful new tab page from AVG SiteSafety. Not sure how it got there, but I can't get rid of it. I deleted it from my extensions by going: Settings -> Extensions ...
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Extensions hidden, how do you unhide the extensions

All of a sudden my Chrome extensions are gathered in a hidden menu in Chrome: When I click on the double arrow I see them all. How can I return them to be visible not in a menu, but on the browser ...