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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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How to edit Google Chrome page context menu?

I would like to remove some items from the webpage context menu in Google Chrome (like 'Open in new window', 'Search with Google` etc.). How can I do it? Is there any extension which could help me?
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How can I prevent high CPU usage from Chrome tabs in OS X?

I do this a lot: Notice my MacBook Air is running hot Open Activity Monitor, see "Google Chrome Helper" process pegged at 100% CPU Open Chrome's Task Manager to find the responsible tab Find and ...
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How to play MIDI files directly in chrome?

Is there a way to make chrome able to play .mid files directly in the browser? For example, in Wikipdia there are many audio files in the right that are downloaded when clicking on them. The "help" ...
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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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Can I run a packaged Chrome app as a tab in the browser?

I use a few packaged Chrome apps, namely Wunderlist for Chrome, Text, and Google Keep. Packaged apps launch a new window when you click on their icon on the New Tab page: I keep a Chrome window ...
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Repository of Previous Versions of Chrome Extensions

You can find previous versions of lots of popular software at file depots, of particular note FileHippo. What about Chrome extensions? Unfortunately, despite Google’s boasting claim of trying to ...
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Play video files in VLC media player from behind HTTP basic authentication URLs without a password

I regularly open HTTP URLs and play them directly in VLC media player, using the "Open Network..." option. Unfortunately, the URLs are behind HTTP basic authentication (they require a username and ...
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Chrome browser window to show Person's name?

Google Chrome browser, Macbook Pro, OSX Yosemite v10.10 In Chrome, I use multiple "Persons" with multiple windows open for each Person. In Chrome, when I click on "Window" and the open windows ...
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Allow removal of force installed Chrome Extensions

As an Administrator of my Google Apps Organisation I want to be able to manage a suite of Chrome extensions that are either crucial to the work environment or that are very useful. I want this set ...
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Is there a way to automatically close brackets, braces and parentheses in Chrome?

I'm looking for a way to have opened brackets, braces and parentheses automatically closed when typing in Chrome, exactly like how a code editor would. After googling I didn't see any extensions that ...
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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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Is there a way to export Stylebot styles to Stylish format in Chrome?

The whole story is this: I hate Chrome's white background and when I open a new tab or click on a link, the screen goes white, burning my eyes up. Stylebot extension doesn't seem to be allowed to ...
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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 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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Enable Chrome Extensions for all users

How can I have the same Extentions for all the users of the same computer? More details: I only want this for Windows, but if your solution works for others, that's ok. When I say users I mean: ...
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Force Auto Update Chrome Extensions

I have a mission critical application in the form of a chrome packaged app. This is an app that is installed via Enterprise Policy. I've set up the auto update process however there are times when I ...
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How to prevent keyboard shortcuts that activate Chrome extensions from resetting?

I use Google Chrome's Keyboard shortcuts to activate extensions very often. Regrettably, the keyboard shortcuts I set disappear every now and then. I often need to reconfigure the shortcuts. I'm ...
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Prevent Chrome from reloading a tab on restart/crash

Is it possible to prevent Chrome from reloading a chosen tab (or if that is impossible: all tabs) on restart or crash? For example let's say that I'm browsing reddit.com and I want to shut down Chrome ...
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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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Transferring extensions from one user to another in Chrome

I have a simple problem and I'm sure the answer is simple but I can't find anything on it... I Have successfully exported & imported about 25-30 extensions onto a new computer using my development ...
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Performing DNS Queries via Javascript from Chrome App

Goal: Create a Chrome app/extension to determine value of DNS requests in local value (i.e., determine what A and CName records a local machine or its delegated resolver is returning when Chrome ...
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Does MSDN has syntax highligthing?

Reading the MSDN documentation in a web browser is a real pain because the absence of syntax highlighting. In those web pages, code spinets are surrounded by a div with ...
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Prevent extensions from logging to the Chrome console

Is there a way to prevent Chrome extensions from logging to the Chrome console? I have a number of extensions installed (Vimium, Stay Focusd, etc.) which all log their loading of JS assets as XHRs in ...
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Chrome Extension windows invisible

When I click the extension icons in the toolbar, rather than showing the window for the extension, nothing is displayed. However, if I roll over where the window will be, the cursor behaves as if it ...
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Is it possible to use Chrome Canary and Netbeans Connector?

My default browser is Google Chrome, after knowing that Google Chrome canary has a dark theme I am convince to download and try it and the result is awesome. Now I wanted to develop my project using ...
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Chrome extensions bug?

I have encountered a strange bug while using my Google Chrome extension. Whenever I try to use an extension that shows an additional pop-up/window/dropdown menu (basically any extra content in a ...
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Lock Chrome/Firefox with a password

I want to have an option to protect my data and logins in the browsers, so that no one else that has access to the computer would be able to use my browser profile. Something that will ask for a ...
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How to remove the alert Disable developer mode in Chrome

I use my custom unpacked Chrome extension and I don't want to upload it to the Chrome Web Store. But every time when I open the Chrome browser I get the alert "Disable developer mode extensions". How ...
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How do I automatically enable disabled extension before loading the website on chrome?

RIght now I have Extension Automation extension that does the job but not quite as I wanted as it automatically enable disabled extension after loading the website on chrome.
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Chrome downloads using space on C: drive, when download folder is on D:?

I have Chrome installed on my C: drive, but the downloads folder for chrome is in my D: drive. I downloaded a very big (60GB) file off of mega.co.nz using the Chrome Mega extension. Once it ...
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How do I change the style of app icons in chrome://apps?

Like the title says, I'd like to change the style of app icons in chrome://apps. I know exactly what rule I want changed and what I want it changed to, but I don't know how to change it other than ...
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Can't Install any app from Chrome web store

I've been trying to install the Arc Welder app from Chrome web store. But an error arises whenever I press the Add button saying " NETWORK_FAILED". What may be the problem ?
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How can i get acceleration scrolling?

I need acceleration scrolling in chromium when i press holding key "arrow up/down". Is there any extension for this feature? Google give only result for mouse scrolling.
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Repeating Chrome extension error “failed to redirect”

Occasionally, when opening a wikipedia page I get this type of error in Chrome: Warning: This extension failed to redirect a network request to http://www.wikiwand.com/en/Lymphoma because ...
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Remember login/passwords for Authentication popup windows in Chrome

The Safari provides checkbox to save login and password in keychain for such forms. So, Is it any way to save login/password in Chrome?
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Is there a way to search ajax code for multiple words in Chromium?

There are various extensions in the Chrome Web Store that highlight multiple search strings in webpages e. g. Find Many Strings, MultiHighlighter or efTwo. None of them seem to support searching in ...
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Unwanted redirects in chrome

When I type a search in chrome on OS X it automatically does another search after I hit enter. This seems like malware. I found a few extensions in chrome that I did not install -- and I removed them. ...
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Google chrome / firefox change modal/javascript based popups into internal tab messages

I'm looking for an extension (or an option) for both google chrome, firefox that has ability to convert authentication modal dialog boxes (for example SharePoint) where it blocks the whole browser ...
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Images not loading for lastpass in Chrome

In my Google Chrome. I have the lastpass plugin installed but it does not load the images. You can see this in action in this screen recording: http://youtu.be/RllVrSiPKvM
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Bind a site to a pinned tab

I want certain sites to always open in their respective pinned tab. Suppose I have a pinned tab, which usually shows questions from superuser.com. When I open a link to superuser.com from a different ...
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How does a single Shockwave flash plugin process control all flash content in Chromium?

Is there a method to find which thread of flash is controlling which flash content? My aim is to find per tab bandwidth statistics.
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How do I reduce chrome's CPU and memory usage on page load?

I am running a Tampermonkey script in Chrome that auto-refreshes every 4-8 seconds a page within a page range that looks for changes in the HTML elements and acts within a certain threshold. The ...
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How do I stop an inifinite loop in GMail Offline

When I try to use GMail Offline in Chrome it goes into an infinite loop, requests alternating between https://mail.google.com/mail/mu/mp/411/?mui=ca and https://mail.google.com/mail/mu/mp/511/?mui=ca. ...
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How to use new google voice searcher to write text in notepad?

I find out that google voice searcher is perfect tool to write instead of typing, but it works only at chrome and limited time. Now my question is how to configure windows to use those tools for ...
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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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Chrome: more apps shortcut per row

Google Chrome's "Apps" page contains up to 24 app shortcuts per page arranged as four rows with six shortcuts per row. My monitor screen resolution is 1920 x 1080 so I have a lot of white space on ...
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Saving images in Chrome's Read Later Fast

Some of you might know the Chrome plugin Read Later Fast which enables the user to read web pages later offline. My problem is when a page is marked for offline read, no images from that page are ...
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Start Chrome with allowed extensions list

I want to start Google Chrome with allowed extensions list. For example I want to leave AdBlock enabled, but all other stuff needs to be disabled. I'm aware about incognito mode and the ...