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Ad extension automatically install in chrome

I am using Google Chrome in my Win 7 32bit But in recent time some ad extension install automatically (silently) in chrome without my permission and any notice this ad extension show me ads in most ...
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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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Is there a way / script / extension to bookmark and close all tabs in Chrome?

Is there a way (by script or an extension) to bookmark and immediately close all open tabs (bookmark them into a new folder with the date/time as folder name, for example)? I'm looking for something ...
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Stylish: How to backup styles in Chrome

Stylish is the Chrome (and Firefox) extension. I would like to export all the styles I have installed (and modified some) and import them into Stylish in Chrome on another computer. Is there a way ...
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Chrome takes up ages to start up, how to debug?

I am using Google Chrome and have a handful of extensions installed (33). The startup is reallly slow. When I startup, the window appears.. then about half a minute later, the thubnails for the 8 ...
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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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A newly opened tab in Chrome will sometimes close at random

I've got a very curious problem in Google Chrome that's been giving me trouble for the past month or so, and I don't seem to be able to find a solution anywhere. Upon opening a new tab, there's a ...
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Open dev tools with focus on current file

When working with Google dev tools, I can open it with F12 or Ctrl+Shift+I, it will bring up the panel on the sources tab. However, the html file that's open in browser (and part of my workspace) ...
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Is there a Google Chrome “Format View Source” extension?

Does anyone know of an existing extension to format the html code after you 'View Source"? I only ask because it would make it so much easier to read. Basically just removing extra whitespace, format ...
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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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Possible to change default value of a form element using Chome Tampermonkey?

When setting up Sharepoint sites, a page I must use contains a checkbox that I have to uncheck every time. It is imperative that I do so. Can I use Tampermonkey (or similar) to ensure this box is ...
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Running Python scripts in Chrome on Windows 7

I would like to run Python scripts (.py files) in Windows 7 Enterprise WITHOUT downloading anything, since I am at a school library. After some research, I found some Chrome apps that CAN run Python, ...
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will the chrome stable channel have panels enabled by default soon? [closed]

They are currently enabled by default in canary and dev channels ... so maybe it will be enabled by default in the beta and stable channels over time? Thank you very much!
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Parental Control for Google Chrome: Redirection

We may block web sites (let's say booking.com) on Google Chrome using some 3rd-party extensions or Chrome proxy settings, thus a user won't be able to open the banned web page. Is there a way to ...
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How to enable confirmation alert before closing chrome tabs?

How to enable confirmation alert box option before closing opened tab in chrome browser? Need to change setting? I couldn't find any such options in setting window.
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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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Google Docs Chrome extension - what does it do / why does it exist?

In some Chrome instances, several extensions (apps?) called Google Docs, Google Sheets, etc. are installed (I've seen various subsets of these across different Chrome instances). What are these for / ...
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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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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 to enable confirmation before closing chrome window? [duplicate]

Before you mark this as a dupe of How to enable confirmation alert before closing chrome tabs? Everything there is obsolete, Window Close Protector doesn't work, nor does Chrome Toolbox. So does ...
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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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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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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 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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Blocking Intellitxt (random ad links on browsers)

On my browsers, links are created on random words within a text and when I hover over them a small ad window pops up, which is quite annoying. I read here that this is called Intellitxt and that ...
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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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Chrome.exe is not closing issue

I need to kill chrome.exe which is giving me "Access denied" when trying to use the task manager or Process Explorer to kill. I am using Windows 8 32bit.
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Extend search on linked pages

I'm looking for an extension that solves this problem: Given a page, I would like to find which linked pages have a certain property, typically contain a word or some other kind of information. Does ...
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How do I view and edit Cookies in Google Chrome?

I wish to view and edit the cookies of my google chrome. Can anyone suggest to me a way to do it?
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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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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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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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It's All Text for Chrome?

I'm a big fan of It's All Text for Firefox, as it's really helpful to be able to quickly open up gvim and write out code, wiki markup, etc in a powerful editor rather than trying to do edits in a ...
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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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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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Is it possible to create a Google Chrome extension to make Chrome see-through? [on hold]

I'd like to create a chrome extension that lets you see through the window to the desktop or other program below. Just like this screenshot: I have this functionality using a desktop application, but ...
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How to selectively load images in Chromium?

How to control loading of images individually like in Opera or in Firefox+ImgLikeOpera? When I set "Don't load images" in options I don't see clear stubs to Ctrl+RightClick at them and allow this ...
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Firefox style left hand bookmarks menu for chrome [duplicate]

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 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 ...