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

Is there a browser add-on (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 ...
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How to use google translate extension with PDF files?

I want to use the Google Translate extension in Chrome when I'm reading PDF file. Google Translate extension just translates a page and word document. I want to use it to translate PDF when I select ...
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Listen for mouse extra-buttons in browser

I would like to use extra button of my Logitech mouse in a web context. I am on Ubuntu (but there is similar things in other OS), and I can bind these buttons with OS actions. -> Answer for: Is ...
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Auto update chrome extensions outside web store

Chrome automatically updates your installed extensions if they where installed through the web store. On the other hand, if you're using an extension that isn't posted there, you can manually add it ...
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Keyboard shortcut to pull Google Chrome tab into its own window

Is there a keyboard short cut, or extension, that lets you rip a tab into a new window in Google Chrome instead of using the mouse?
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An active extension that isn't in the extensions list?

I have an adware extension that announced itself as a "new extension" in my top-right drop-down menu. I clicked on that, thinking it would bring me to the extensions page, but rather than do that it ...
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Cookie warning blocking extensions - security concerns [on hold]

Since I am not a big fan of the EU Cookie Regulations I would be willing to try one of the few browser extensions available, like CookiesOK, or I don't care about Cookies that block the omnipresent ...
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Auto reboot in Chrome if “Whoa! Google Chrome has crashed.”

When a Chrome page crashes, I would like to be able to detect it and restart either the page or the browser. I know this could lead to bad things and multiple restarts, but it is the best option ...
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Ways to see a list of all the tabs open in Chrome?

You know how when you get to 10+ tabs open in your browser (in this case Chrome) and you can't tell which tab is which anymore? I'm sure there are some good extension or something - what's the best ...
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Where does the Lazarus Chrome extension store its database?

Lazarus' website is down, so I can't look this up. Where in Linux should I look to find its SQLite database of saved forms?
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Google Chrome is stuck. How to fix that?

My Google Chrome is always stuck. If I resize the window or open full screen it works again for another few seconds, and then it's stuck again. What could it be? It seems that it's stuck when I hover ...
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How to sync add-on for webpage highlighter, annotator?

I am using Prostetnic highlighter to highlight texts in webpages. It has a special benefit of reloading the highlights when I revisit the site. It stores the highlighted information in "patma.splite" ...
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Can't get chrome extensions to work with outlook web app? [closed]

I use a number of Google chrome extensions (I'm on a Mac using chrome mostly.) I use extensions to check spelling, create calendar events, post to twitter and facebook simultaneously, and maintain my ...
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Where did Chrome enhanced bookmark manager disappear?

As opposed to some people I really liked the new Chrome "Stars" bookmark manager. I had it on all my Chrome installations and it was working great... (I didn't install it as an extension - it was ...
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Chrome installing extension after restart

On my chrome I'm using few extensions, like Awesome Tab Page and Adblock. Yesterday, as always I've opened my browser, and saw default chrome tab page and pop-up that external program installed ...
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How can I tell when Chrome extensions are updated?

In the Chrome browser, there doesn't appear to be any kind of system to show a changelog of updates for extensions. This seems like basic functionality to let the end user know "Hey, something was ...
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Can Chrome extensions install other?

Is it real, that current installed in browser Chrome extensions can install other? Or all extensions from Google Store are safe, and cant contain viruses?
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Put chrome in presentation Mode, but not maximized

I'd like to put one window of chrome into "presentation mode" (no ui elements, omnibox, etc), but not maximized. Is that possible, and if, so, how? Chrome on Win 7 Pro.
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How to find Chrome extensions that inject ads into any webpage I browse?

I use the Google Chrome browser. Recently I noticed random ads showing up - either on the page content, or by redirection - when I click on a link an ad page opens instead of the proper page. I ...
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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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Why can't I change the theme of my Google-Chrome Dev-tools?

I am running Windows 7, and following this tutorial to change the theme of the Google Chrome Dev-Tools. I did download this theme, extracted it and then copied and pasted the code from its ...
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Connecting to OpenVPN Server via Chrome/Firefox Browser

I'm planning on running a OpenVPN Service on my Raspberry Pi to encrypt only Browser Data from Chrome or Firefox and therefore I'll be setting up the RPi as a OpenVPN Server. I plan on following ...
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What are some ways to use my browser, Chrome, as a JavaScript interpreter?

I use an online interpreter. It's just right up there on my favorite's bar. Very convenient for me.... I'd like to see the error messages my browser will give me rather than the messages the ...
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How can I export my extensions in Chrome 15?

In Google Chrome 15, how can I export my extensions to another computer? This question doesn't apply to Chrome version 15. I'm trying to copy an extension that no longer exists in the webstore.
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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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sync all Chrome extensions but keep disable/enabled options local?

Can I make Chrome sync all my extensions and apps across all my machines but keep disable/enabled options local?
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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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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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Google Chrome Extension that Hides my IP

Is there a Google Chrome extension that allows me to hide my current IP ( I'm located in a country outside the US) and make it into a US IP? The reason I want to do this is because I want to be able ...
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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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Free Download Manager Chrome extension 1.0.18 Change spaces by %20

I'm using Windows 8.1 , Google Chrome Version 41.0.2272.118 and Free Download Manager 3.9.4.1485. I needed integrate Free Download Manager and Google Chrome and I used Free Download Manager Chrome ...
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How Can I Force Google Chrome To Cache Images?

There's a website I use every day, and there are lots of large images on it (uploaded by my designers). Every time I go to a page, the images get downloaded again, and it takes forever. How can I ...
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Using Chrome Remote Desktop, can I transfer files between computers?

Is there a way to transfer files between remotely connected computers with the Google Chrome Remote Desktop plugin? If not, is there a simple way I can transfer files between connected computers?
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Set up KeePass with Chrome and GoogleDrive integration

I'm looking to use KeePass as my password manager, but I would like to have the nice cloud sync and browser integration that services like LastPass or 1Password provide.
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configure keyboard shortcut to enable/disable chrome extension

Is there a way to configure a keyboard shortcut for enabling or disabling Chrome extensions? I want to disable extensions by default and enable them only when needed.
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Lock extensions in Chrome

I am in a constant battle with myself over the issue of procrastination. In general: I find a distraction I block myself from accessing it One day I want to see it so I figure out a way around the ...
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Chrome extensions not responding to left click

All chrome (Version 41.0.2272.118 (64-bit)) extensions on OS X Yosemite (10.10.2 (14C1514)) are failing to open their menu when left clicked. Right clicks bring up the expected context menu. If you ...
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How to auto-save pictures opened in tabs with one click

In Google Chrome, how can I auto-save pictures in all open tabs at once, or with one click? Is this possible? I don't want to lose time for saving all the pictures in their tabs.
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Is there a way to bookmark AND close all tabs in Chrome with a single click?

I checked all the questions asked already about this subject - all of them are about bookmarking all open tabs (CTRL-SHIFT-D in Chrome...), but none are about automatically closing them all ...
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Pop-up message upon launching Chrome: Confirm Changes - The extension “Chrome Security Component” has been added

Upon launching Google Chrome a little pop up dialogue box appears in the top right hand corner of the browser which states: Confirm Changes The extension "Chrome Security Component" has been ...
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How to install Flutter on Windows?

I have a Windows 8.1 laptop with Chrome installed. I want to install Flutter to control my Spotify, but I can't seem to find a download link anywhere. I've installed the Chrome app, but it doesn't ...
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Where are HTTPS Everywhere rules stored in Google Chrome?

I am using Google Chrome on Windows 7. I've installed HTTPS Everywhere extension and I want to add my own custom rule. According to this document it should be stored in a HTTPSEverywhereUserRules ...
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How to stop ZenMate at certain URL, with Chrome?

-How- can I make ZenMate disable when I enter a specific website? Editing a setting file, or with an extension? Thanks for any help!
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Why is ZENMATE directing me to google.com.tr

I'm in Bali, Indonesia. I would love to use ZENMATE, but every time I install it on any computer, I get redirected to google.com.tr (Turkey) The minute I deactivate it, everything goes back to normal. ...
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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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What is injecting commercials in my Google Chrome? [duplicate]

When I browse Stack Exchange websites using Chrome, I see words highlighted in blue and double underlining, which popup a commercial page if I pass over the mouse (see picture). This happens only ...
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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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Looking for Chrome extension which can make gifs (animated) from browser [closed]

I want a good extension/user script which would be able to capture screen (selected area) and then join these captured images into animated gif. Is there one?
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google-chrome open url in current tab through ssh/remotely

Basically I need to issue an ssh command to open a url in the current tab if i try to run chrome with say google-chrome http://yahoo.com it adds a new tab to the already existing window. I looked ...