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Add command to Chrome to open selected host name in PuTTY

Every time I have to copy the AWS EC2 public DNS and open PuTTY and connect. Public DNS: ec2.us-west-1.compute.amazonaws.com As an alternative, how can I add an on select this public DNS and right ...
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New Chrome profile: how can I migrate all browser data from one profile to another?

I've had a good look for about an hour on this and have come up blank. Apologies in advance if I'm wasting everybody's time with an elementary question. Running Windows 7. I've created a new Chrome ...
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How can I make my Chrome to change the background color of webpages with a single click?

I know I could open the developer tools and change the CSS of a page every time I didn't like the dark background and the white letters. But I'm looking for a feature or extension that could switch ...
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How to enable extensions that are not from Chrome Web Store? [duplicate]

The new version of Chrome will auto disable extensions that are not from Chrome Web Store, and cannot enable it manually in the chrome://extensions page. How to enable the extensions and disable the "...
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How to open network files from Chrome

How can I open network files from Chrome? Due to security reasons, it does not allow to open local as well as network files. Is there a way to open network files with a single click?
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Google Chrome: How to backup and restore one specific extension data?

I found this answer: how to restore onetab list of tabs after computer crash on Stackoverflow? (there are similar questions here, but apparently not the generic one I'm looking for) However, I'm not ...
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Where are Chromium extensions stored on Ubuntu Linux?

I'm using the Google Chrome Dev Editor app as a Chromium extension. My platform is Ubuntu 14.04 (trusty) with the LXDE desktop. I need to change some basic configuration such as the indentation size ...
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Chrome Dev Editor: How to change the default tab size to 4 spaces?

I'm using Google's Chrome Dev Editor - developer preview. It is a Chrome extension available in the Chrome store. When I use the tab key on my keyboard, 2 spaces are indented. My aim is to change this ...
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How do I set up the ARChon custom runtime on Chromebook?

Most of my friends use Skype, and I wanted to use it on my Chromebook. If was searching for how to install it, and I found this article. I followed the steps in the article and on it's linked pages, ...
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How can I get Google Hangouts to start minimized?

I have the desktop (i.e. Chrome extension) version of Hangouts—it starts up whenever I launch Chrome. How can I get it to start minimised? (It can be minimised manually by clicking on the X that ...
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Why my Chrome extensions may have been corrupted?

AdBlocker, Norton Id-Safe and more extensions does not work any more? why? AdBlock 2.17 This extension may have been corrupted. I click on repair but it does not work. How do I reinstall ...
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How to view pdf and doc files in Google Chrome instead of downloading them?

Is there a way to stop Google Chrome from downloading .doc and .pdf files ? Chrome automatically starts to download files when clicked on them, but some browsers like Yandex opens them so you can ...
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How to load 2 web pages simultaneously & side-by-side in Chrome? [closed]

I'd like to perform a live demonstration where the same web page, created two different ways are loaded at the exact same time, side-by-side. ... the purpose of this is to demonstrate speed ...
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Is anyone aware of a Chrome extension that will email full web page contents, not just a link? [closed]

There are many Chrome extensions that allow you to email a webpage; they create an email that includes a link to the page in question. I am looking for an extension that will send the entire page's ...
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Copy text from rectangle selection in Chrome

A picture is worth a thousand words : In Rietveld web diff tool I want to copy code from one of the buffer, but text selection with the mouse spreads over the other buffer when selecting multiple ...
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Chrome auto launch

Is there a way to tell what the chrome auto launcher is running? There is a process that is eating graphical resources on Windows pro 64 bit and after poking around with sysinternals, it looks like ...
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How can I install older versions of Adobe Flash on Chrome?

I've found this, but is it the correct way to install a Flash plugin for Chrome? I preferably want to try v11 or 12
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Add search filter on google input textfield

I want to add filter on input textfield For example, If i Want to search big data Add these filter newer: 2014, language: Chinese ,type: blog Is it possible to search with those filter ? I don't ...
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Can I disable Chrome's Extension Content Verification?

Since a short while, google chrome extensions are 'content verified', meaning other apps can't 'hack' them. Sort of a good thing, but incredibly annoying, because I hack them all the time, to tweak ...
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enable chrome extension via .cmd script?

Is it possible to enable one specific extension in Chrome, automatically using the .cmd script? The extension is already installed (from chrome-store), I need to enable it every morning at 9:00.
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Set image as desktop background without downloading it in Google Chrome

Is there any functionality within chrome or is there an extension available that allows image opened in chrome tab to be set as desktop background without actually downloading it, just like Firefox ...
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Is there a pre-loader for the Chrome browser that I can use to load chrome when Windows starts up?

And I don't mean start minimized. I mean something similar to the Firefox preloader.
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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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How do I disable google cloud print In chrome?

If I remove a printer from cloud print it tells me to disable the connector to prevent the printers re - registering. How do I do this?
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Is there a way to disable notifications from a particular person in google hangouts and not be invisible?

I'm using Windows 7 Running Chrome 38.0.2125.111 m, Google Hangouts plugin 2014.910.433.1. I'm experiencing the behaviour whereby if I disable notifications for a particular person, it makes me ...
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Auto fill find bar with highlighted text? [duplicate]

When searching on the page it would be great if you could auto fill the find bar with highlighted text as was proposed here: https://productforums.google.com/forum/#!topic/chrome/sS43zI263q0 Is there ...
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How can I open a non-http URL (Chrome extension) in Google Chrome from the terminal in OS X?

I'm trying to add a shortcut to open Chrome with a non-http url from a bash script. This is what I've got: /usr/bin/open -a "/Applications/Google Chrome.app" 'chrome-extension://...
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chrome extension to control brightness on any website [closed]

Is there some good chrome extension that can control the page brightness of all websites? Something like a brightness slider could be great.. Please help, thanks in adnvance
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Installed extension doesn't show up

I installed this extension on Chrome. I want to uninstall it, but I can't seem to find it on the extensions page. Note that in Chrome app market, the app shows the installation button as available, ...
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What is the “Google Drive Client Native Proxy” Chrome Extension for?

I noticed I have an extension installed, "Google Drive Client Native Proxy", but I'm not familiar with what its purpose is, nor do I remember installing it. I'm assuming it was installed by Google for ...
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Chrome Extension - Rename tabs based on bookmark name

I'm looking for an extension/plug in that will automatically rename tabs based on my bookmark names. Working on browsers with a lot of tabs for reporting and work - wanted to just sort the tabs out. ...
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Make Chrome automatically click on a specific link on a specific website

I need to configure Google Chrome to click on a specific link on a specific website (or even better, websites in a specific domains), just to automate something I have to use all the time. Is there ...
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Google Chrome extensions - how to see what extensions are enabled

I'm setting up a new computer, and am trying to recreate my old Google Chrome environment. I can see which extensions I had installed by extracting out the extension names from each extension's ...
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I noticed a quick .crx download when starting Chrome - should I be worried?

I just started up Chrome as usual, and just a few moments after it opened, the download bar at the bottom of the screen appeared, even though I didn't press anything. The file was a string of numbers ...
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How can I save specific cookies in Chrome but automatically delete all others (including those from the same domain) upon browser close or open? [duplicate]

How can I save one or more specific cookies in Chrome but automatically delete all others (including those from the same domain) upon browser close or open? My original thought was to find a cookie ...
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Prevent exceptions from extensions from pausing Chrome debugger?

In Chrome Dev Tools' debugger, if Pause On Exceptions is enabled, an exception in a Chrome extension will pause the debugger. This is pretty annoying. Is there any way to prevent these scripts ...
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Opening multiple windows (each with different tabs) when Chrome starts

I need Chrome to startup with multiple windows with different tabs in each. Is there an extension I can use for this or a setting I don't know about? I am able to do this in Firefox using session ...
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How to remove Chrome policies?

I found some weird policies on my chrome by visiting chrome://policy/ (or about:policy), like ExtensionInstallSources or ExtensionInstallWhitelist. I though it may be from some virus because on other ...
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Why are the older add-ons not compatible with new versions of Firefox? [closed]

I have been having this issue since I was a kid. Why does this happen? Which part of Firefox changes that makes it "Uncompatible" with an add-on which is just 0.0.1 version older than the new one. ...
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Google Сhrome new Secure Preferences, how mod preferences now?

In new Сhrome version 37.0.2062.120 m appeared new Secure Preferences file, how make modification preferences now? Secure Preferences file: { "extensions": { "settings": { } }, "protection": { "macs"...
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How to Make Chrome Not Load Tabs Until They are Selected?

I have over 20 tabs opened in Chrome and need to restart browser from time to time. This browser does not have option similar to Firefox's "Do not load tabs until selected" loading tabs only after ...
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History of images on Momentum Dash?

Is there a way to see the history of images from momentum dash? For example, given a date in the past, can I see which image was displayed?
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disable chrome task manager? alternatively: prevent extensions from being killed

I have installed the chrome extension "Stayfocusd" which blocks websites for a certain amount of time. However, I have noticed a way to get around this. If you go to Chrome Task Manager and kill the ...
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How to unblock chrome extensions on public computers

All the computers in my University have now new Google chrome installed on them. The problem is that they disabled all the extensions. When I try to install an extension from the store it just gets ...
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Why are my chrome extensions are not showing inside omnibox

Recently I saw my all extension are pushed in small drop down menu on the right of chrome omnibox ? (see the screenshot) This is a problem because now I have to make 2 clicks (first on drop down ...
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Unable to uninstall or remove adware “Browser Shop” from browser

few days ago i opted for auto-installation of some software and i believe this adware was installed along with it. I uninstalled the software and did removed this adware extension from chrome, also ...
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Chrome Extensions that modify pages suddenly makes that page not load

All of a sudden, all Chrome extensions that modify pages started acting weird. I first noticed this when I tried to go on Google but it wouldn't load, then I tried to go on Facebook which wouldn't ...
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Install Chrome US-Version outside of US for native OK Google

I read that the "Ok Google" Hands-Free-Hotword for Chrome is currently only available for US Chrome Users (I'm from Austria). I know that a plugin exists but I either need a valid *.crx Version of it ...
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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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How to make screenshot of select option element expanded?

Is a way to make webpage screenshot by chrome/firefox extension on expanded <select/> / <option/> ? I'm using Awesome Screenshot, but shortcuts doesn't work in that situation.