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How to filter results in Chrome omnibox to only show bookmarks?

In FireFox if you type * after text in the address bar after text, it filters out all results except for your bookmarks, which is incredibly useful. Is it possible to add this feature to Chrome?
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Chrome Extension like Quicksilver/Gnome-Do? [closed]

What are some Chrome extensions that provide keyboard-centric unified command prompt functionality in the style of Quicksilver for Mac or Gnome Do? Bonus points for extensions that are most versatile ...
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All links in Google Chrome become linkclk.com/adfly/goto.php?i=

For some unknown reason, all the link in Google Chrome become linkclk.com/adfly/goto.php?i=... I've checked Chrome Extension but none are concerned. What are the cause ?
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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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How to determine what is causing Chrome to show the “Aw, Snap” dialogue

Does anybody know if there is a practical way to determine the cause of the "Aw Snap" message that occasionally appears on Google Chrome? Does Chrome have an error log I can refer to? I'm suspecting ...
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How to get rid of Stayfocusd chrome extension?

I installed Stayfocusd extension to boost my productivity and minimize time spent reading about dietary habits of Mongol soldiers in Genghis Khan's time, or the detailed differences between shallots ...
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Disable page bounce effect in Google Chrome?

This has been annoying me since it was introduced. That inch of bounce you get when using the mouse scroll wheel and reaching the bottom or top of a page. I'm hoping there's a hidden setting ...
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ctrl-tab act as alt-tab for tab selection

When pressing Alt+Tab in Windows, a small popup shows all running windows/applications, you can select by mouse, or keep pressing until the one you want is highlighted and release. On the other hand, ...
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Jumping to certain tab by typing title text with autocomplete menu in Chrome

Is there a way or some addon 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 to download multiple files using Chrome?

Firefox had flashgot which added all the links available in a page and you could choose files by type, etc, but in Chrome how do I do this? I tried Download Master but it doesn't work. Keeps asking ...
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How can I make Google Hangouts open in a new tab?

Whenever I join a new Hangout it pops up a new window. But not even a real window, it's a useless modal thing that I can't even open new tabs in. What I normally do is copy the link from the modal ...
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How to get urls of all images on a page, edit them and download

Here is a task: A page has 300 JPEG images with urls like http://example.com/gallery/500px-500px/7496.jpg I want to do edit those urls to http://example.com/gallery/1000px-1000px/7496.jpg and ...
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Is it possible to hide chrome's statusbar? [duplicate]

I'm developing a web application for my company. I plan to use a chrome application shortcut so it looks less like a website and more like an application. But even in an application shortcut, there ...
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How to send POST request with Dev HTTP Client

I use Dev Http Client for testing REST API. I can't figure out how can I send POST requests. Whatever parameters or query String that I put in body does not show up in request parameters in chrome ...
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How to get blacked out Google Chrome

How do we theme Chrome like this with the address/omnibar black with white text
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Chrome won’t allow installing an extension from local .crx files

I have an extension that was installed via Load unpacked extension. I packaged and saved it as a .crx file. Now, when I drag it to Chrome, it won’t let me install from the .crx file and pops up the ...
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Is there a chrome extension that can search for multiple key words at a time

The default search Ctrl + F could only search for one word at a moment, and only highlight the current key word. But I want to search multiple word at one moment and highlight them all, Is there a ...
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Chrome extension that predictably assigns ANY attribute to the <html> tag

I need a Chrome extension that assigns any kind of attribute to the <html> tag. The only requirements are that it does so predictably, so I know I can always count on it setting that attribute, ...
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Is there a Chrome(ium) alternative for the Firefox “Self-Destructing Cookies” extension?

I am huge fan of the Firefox extension https://addons.mozilla.org/de/firefox/addon/self-destructing-cookies/ and am looking for something like this for chrome. Note: I am not looking for some random ...
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Chrome open other URL in new tab

Is it possible to open a link into a new tab, but only when the link redirects to another domain ? "Ctrl + Click" or "RightClick --> Open in new Tab" are no solutions. I know about this, but I search ...
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Get installed applications page link in Chrome?

I replaced my new tab page with an extension. Some extensions put a link into the standard new tab page (into applications tab). Now I can't see those links. Is there a shortcut to the applications ...
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Copying specific chrome extension to another PC…google chrome suddenly deletes it

If I go into: C:\Documents and Settings\MyUser\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions I can see all the chrome extensions in various folders. If I copy one of these folders into ...
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What's the best chrome extensions that shows the number of tabs for all open windows?

I tried several but they either show the number for the active window only or they don't calculate it correctly, or come with a lot of bloat. Anyone knows a simple extension that only shows the count ...
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How to access tabs synced by Chrome, without the original new tab?

In the near future I will have to start syncing my tabs while I'm travelling. A small problem is that I use a custom new tab (html file I load using this extension). So I don't have access to the ...
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How do I increase the available bookmark folder limits in chrome

As another user asked about firefox: Increase limit of bookmark folders in Firefox? I would like to increase the number of folders that you are presented with when you press the add bookmark star in ...
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Chrome extension or Firefox addons that replaces text on page? [closed]

There is a web form with a submit button labeled "submit", and it will be much better that if I can change the text to something like "buy" or "order now". Sadly the site is not mine so I cannot ...
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Opera gestures in Chrome

I am using Chrome but I miss the old Opera gestures (specifically right click + left click for back and LC + RC for forward). I have tried the following extensions, and although they offer some nice ...
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Chrome browser remove ads?

How can I remove the ads from the chrome browser?
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How do I remove the Conduit toolbar that comes with µTorrent?

I have recently installed µTorrent in my computer and unfortunately the Conduit adware came bundled with it. Basically, it installs a toolbar on all browsers and replaces the default search and ...
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Automatically have Chrome quit or restart when plugin crashes

Does anyone know if it is possible to have Chrome quit or restart automatically when a plugin crashes? It now simply displays the message that the plugin has crashed and everything stops there.
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Start Search browser hijacker installs unwanted extensions on Chrome

I've had my Chrome browser infected by a browser hijacker. It would replace my home page with startsear.info. I fixed that, but every time I restart Chrome, it resets the following: It redirects all ...
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Does Chrome Remote Desktop work through LAN aswell?

Assuming both my Client and Server are on the same LAN, would the connection for Chrome Remote Desktop go through the LAN only, or would it still travel through Google Servers thereby adding to the ...
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Is there a way to get Chrome settings/extension sync to make exceptions?

For instance I want to enable the SmoothScroll plugin on my PC's but I'd rather it be turned off on the macbook, as the default touch-scrolling works good on the mac. I find that Chrome does a very ...
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Capture large webpage screenshot in Chrome

The webpage is very large (a few MB). I tried these extensions and they all fail: Screen Capture (by Google) - I get a new tab with no image in it Pixlr Grabber - I get a "500" request error after ...
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A plugin to hide “we set cookies” information

Is there any plugin that would block this annoying information displayed on majority of sites I visit?
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Custom search for format or pattern on a web page?

Is there a browser extension which will allow me to perform a search for text with a specific format on a web page? For example: [3 digits]-[3 digits]-[4 digits] (for a phone number) Or: 10 digits ...
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Google Chrome extensions to allow changing font of selected text

I have been searching for a minor inconvenience experienced while reading some programming blogs that post the source code within the articles in the same font as the regular text. The only exception ...
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Chrome extension that can open URLs

There are some extensions for Google Chrome browser - History 2, Better History Manager, etc. I need this one, but with feature of open URLs of founded via search masks. For example, I open my history ...
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Extension/Script/Program that will refresh page until a certain phrase/keyword is found or is not found?

Is there any program/extension that I can use with browser that will refresh a webpage and search for a certain phrase or text and then stop once the phrase is found or is not found. For example say ...
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show only extension icons in systray

I'm using an Chrome extension ("Chat for Google") which places an icon in the system tray. If I drag it from the little pop-up box to the main tray, the icon for Chrome comes with it. Any way I can ...
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To change user agent back to Chrome

i was trying to change the user agent in chrome to Ipad and android settings using user-Agent switcher in chrome. Now i selected back Chrome Default but still my screen size looks like ipad. how do i ...
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Chrome's Advanced REST client: Setting a GET request to “Accept: application/json”

I'm using the Chrome app Advanced REST client, Version 3.1.1. When I issue a GET request, Advanced Rest Client sets the request header with Accept: */*. How can I issue a GET request with a request ...
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Should I be concerned when Chrome extensions ask for permission to access my data?

When I install an extension for Google Chrome, quite often (and maybe always) it asks for permission to have access to my data. Is this really necessary, and how harmful/harmless is this?
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chrome extension don't show any content but functional

The extension suddenly become what the picture shows, you can use all of them,but it just render nothing to me My chrome : Version 27.0.1430.0 dev OS: OSX 10.8.2
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Browser plugin to resize window for brower testing

When im making a website i work on my 22" external display, which is fine, but to get a better idea of what the site will look like on smaller screens i have to resize my browser window. At the ...
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how can I quickly get to Manage saved passwords in chrome?

you have to goto preferences, then show advanced settngs, then click on Manage saved passwords. can I create a shortcut button or key command to open that quickly. I want to use it over and over and ...
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Search From a List of Multiple Entries using CTRL+F

I have many documents that I am viewing using Google Chrome and I am searching the PDF document for a word1. If word1 doesn't show up, I search for word2. If word2 doesn't show up, I search for word3. ...
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Detect and remove malicious malware chrome extension that opens many tabs with ads

I observed throughout the day yesterday three episodes where my processor gets hijacked for a minute and the memory gets maxed out (12 gigs). The culprit was a seemingly infinite number of tabs being ...
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Sync / back up Chrome extensions' configuration for re-use

First of all, I'm aware that this question has kind of been asked before, but that's not really what I want to know.   Issue I use Chrome and its immensely useful sync feature on 5+ devices ...
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How to Add Context Menu Options in the Latest Version of Chrome?

The answer to this question was discussed here but no longer applies to the latest Chrome. I need to add a custom parent item to the context menu; specifically, a search tool that will apply ...