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Firefox style left hand bookmarks menu for chrome

Pressing ctrl + b in firefox opens a bookmarks toolbar, I'd like to move to chrome but this is holding me back. Is the same functionality available in a chrome addon, searching hasn't yielded any ...
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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 minimized? (it can be minimized 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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Simulate manipulation of the etc/hosts file in Google Chrome

How can I set up Chrome to reference hostname lookups locally and not from the standard etc/hosts file? When debugging a website, it's sometimes useful to set up entries in ...
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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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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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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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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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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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Is there a way to synchronize one chrome session across computers?

I'd like to be able to work off of one session which is the same on multiple computers, and have the tabs/windows update consistently as I delete or create a new one. To clarify, I want the exact ...
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Change something inside Chrome extension cause crash

I want to change some CSS inside one Chrome extension. When I change anything and click on extension button Chrome is crashing. I think there is a some checks of files modifications because I found ...
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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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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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How can I block linked ads on Google Chrome

Some days back I suddenly got ads in Google Chrome whenever I try to open any page. After searching online how to block ads, I found one adblock extension. I have installed adblock and it was working ...
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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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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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Used “%localappdata%\Google\Chrome\User Data” but my bookmarks and extensions disapeared

I was trying to solve an annoying problem with THIS WEB PAGE IS NOT AVAILABLE message showing up all the time in my CHROME browser. I followed indeed ALL the forums advises on the issue to no avail. ...
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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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Block extensions from being installed in Google Chrome

System Information OS: Windows Vista Home Premium User: Standard User Objective Stop the Standard User from installing any extensions in Google Chrome. There is one currently installed for AVG ...
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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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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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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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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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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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Show Google Chrome extension buttons

The recent Google Chrome update made all extensions buttons hidden. I have to click a dropdown button to view the extension buttons. I would like the extension buttons to be displayed without having ...
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Google Сhrome new Secure Preferences, how mod sec 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": { ...
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Allow Tampermonkey scripts in ScriptSafe in Chrome

I am using Google Chrome with Tampermonkey and ScriptSafe extensions. ScriptSafe blocks all the scrpts installed in Tampermonkey. I am wondering if there is anyway to make ScriptSafe to allow ...
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Configuring Chrome Remote Desktop with Ubuntu Gnome 14.04

I am trying to install Chrome Remote Desktop and I'm reading the FAQ on how to install it, but it says nothing much AFAIK. With Ubuntu Gnome 14.04, what should be the content of the ...
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Hangouts hides itself in system tray

For the past week or so I've been having an issue with the Hangouts system tray icon hiding itself. Normally I have it show all the time so I can easily click it, but it seems no matter what I do, ...
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Are there any problems with using ZenMate?

I've been reading reviews of the Google Chrome-Extension "ZenMate" and one thing that came up was a claim that it was preventing Chrome users from attaching files to gmail emails. Does anyone have ...
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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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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": { ...
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Voice to text in Gmail?

Is there any way to enable voice to text (speech recognition) in gmail when using Chrome as a webbrowser? I really like the feature to search at google.com via voice and I'd also love to speak my ...
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How to make Chrome open bookmarks and URLs in new tabs?

I principally use Firefox both at home and at work, but on occasion I use Chrome. I have Firefox working the way I like it by having it open bookmarks in a new tab when left clicked, as well, URLs ...
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Extension to Google Chrome browser that restarts Google Chrome

I'm looking for an extension to Google Chrome that performs the same task as an extension I use all the time in Mozilla Firefox. The extension in Firefox stops the Firefox browser and starts it ...
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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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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.
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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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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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Detect the responsible file for Unknown Plugin in Chrome

Chrome 35 on Windows 7 x64 has a plugin that is unknown I run MalwareBytes Anti-Malware in resident mode, and I did a full scan with MS Security Essentials (which does not run resident), nothing ...
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How to use Chromecast with a Chrome app, for example Google Music?

Using Chromecast for various sites works perfectly if I run it from a regular Chrome tab. However, if I try to use the Chromecast from a Chrome app, where the navigation menu is stripped, it doesnt ...
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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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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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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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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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Chrome Extension - Speed Dial - Export/Import Settings

I heavily use Speed Dial Chrome extension. I have configured it with url shortcuts and custom icons on my Windows 7 Ultimate desktop. How can I copy these settings from my desktop to my Windows 7 ...
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Error installing apps and extensions from Chrome Web Store

Trying to install an App or Extension in Chrome Web Store fails. Console Message is this. I don't "cancel the install". It says: "checking.." (grey) and then there is the blue install button again. ...