Chrome OS is an operating system designed primarily for running web applications.

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Moving Chrome OS from USB stick to an SD card

I have been able to install chrome OS on a 4gb flash drive and it boots just fine on my little ASUS eee900A. But I don't to worry about it sticking out of the eee and getting knocked out by accident. ...
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Install Chromium OS to SECOND internal drive on EEE 901?

I am trying to install the Chromium OS on an EEE PC 901, and I have succeeded in using Image Writer for Windows 0.2r23 to copy the IMG file to an SDHC card. Since the OS speed is limited by slow card ...
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Configure VirtualBox to connect to Internet through proxy

I'm currently trying to run Chrome OS in VirtualBox 3.0.1. Windows XP Pro is the host system. The actual behavior is Chrome OS starts up fine, reaches the login screen. Once so, when trying to log ...
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Chrome OS: Security Error

I just installed Google Chrome OS in VirtualBox using this guide: http://www.howtogeek.com/howto/6770/how-to-run-chrome-os-in-virtualbox/ using this image http://gdgt.com/google/chrome-os/download/. ...
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Chrome OS on HP Mini 1000

I wrote an image of Chrome OS to a USB flash drive and got it to successfully boot. However, my network adapter is not recognized. (Neither wifi nor ethernet is working.) Is there some way to ...
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Google Chrome OS dev accounts

I've made it run under a VM, but now it is just a browser, no apps. When I`m trying to access the menu it asks for a google.com domain account. Where do I get it?
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Reboot Chrome OS running in VMWare

Downloaded the Chrome OS VmWare image today and was taking it for a test drive. I don't know how to shutdown or issue a reboot for this OS. Anyway to drop to a terminal window in Chrome OS?
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Will the OLPC XO-1 be able to run Chrome OS?

Maybe too early for a definitive answer, but since Chrome OS is open source now, somebody might have an idea of minimum hardware requirements.
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Experimenting with Virtualization

I want to try Google OS. For that purpose I am planning to install virtualization software. I have the option to use VMWare Palyer or VirtualBox. I am absolute beginner, and even though I understand ...
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Which Linux distribution is Google Chrome OS based on?

I'm interested to know which Linux distribution the upcoming Google Chrome operating system will be based on. Does anyone know?
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What filesystems would Google Chrome OS work with?

When Google releases their Chrome OS, my first prerequisite would be to work with my current files. What filesystems would it work with? (have read-write access). Would it support Windows partitions? ...