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Fraps won't record browser intermittently

For a long time Fraps has been recording nicely. Now every once in a while it won't record. I press the default 'start recording' key (F9) yet it still won't record. Even the default screenshot button ...
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Cannot use web-based Google Apps Mail to share from within Office

Windows 8.1 v6.3 build 9600 MS Office 365 v15.0.4797.1003 Chrome 50.0.2661.26 (if relevant) We're a small charity just migrating to Google Apps and continuing parallel use of Office. From within ...
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Disable audio autoplay by blacklist in Chrome?

I want disable audio autoplay on a site, as it's really annoying. I have tried to use an Adblock rule for xxx.com##audio, but that did not work. It just hide the element instead of blocking it. Only ...
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Mac Automator - delete a file on every login

My machine is attached to a network domain and on every login, a bunch of files get pulled from the server and stored at - /Library/Managed Preferences/ /Library/Managed Preferences/<user name>/...
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How do you set a bookmark of an automatically signed in account?

So, to clarify, some websites automatically sign you out when you exit them. So how can I add a bookmark that is linked to the signed in account on Google Chrome?
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How to deny changes in Google Chrome Browser

Every once in a while I get a popup stating, "Confirm Changes" to indicate some extension was removed or whatever. It clearly says "Confirm Changes?" The only options to respond are 'details' and '...
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Router acting as an ad blocker (?)

So I began having troubles with getting Pandora (the music streaming service) and their content wasnt able to load so i began to go through the checks in my cookies, cache, flash, etc. Ended up ...
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Chrome is blocking all unsecure https sites without asking me

Some websites provide https connection and they don't have proper certificates, so Chrome is blocking them. Firefox warns me and asks what to do, but Chrome blocks the site and doesn't even ask me if ...
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Chrome's high CPU utilization when playing Youtube 1080p@60fps videos (x 3-4 compared to Edge for same codecs) + more dropped frames

When I play full-screen 1080p@60fps Youtube videos in Chrome (with MagicActions extension), my i5-4570T CPU hovers around 35-45%. Playing the same video in Edge takes up only 10% of CPU. Both use the ...
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Trouble exiting Chrome Fullscreen mode with mouse (instead of pressing f11 again)

Previously with a full screen (f11) chrome browser, I could move my mouse to the top of the screen and a popup would come up that I could click to exit fullscreen mode. The popup doesn't come up ...
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Google Chrome - Keep crashing & “Failed to create data directory” problems

I just opened up Google Chrome this morning and it crashes every time I reopen it. I'd tried cleaning cookies, browsing data, cache, and reinstall it, nothing works. Well, it even get worse. When I ...
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Clicking the Internet Explorer icon opens Google Chrome instead

Whenever I click on the Internet Explorer icon, it opens the Google Chrome web browser instead. However, if I right-click the Internet Explorer icon and select "Open New Tab", it will open Internet ...
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How to move a tab between two maximized Google Chrome windows

If I un-maximize one window I can easily drag from one window to the other but if both windows are maximized I can only pull tabs out to their own windows. I expect it to work like file dragging ...
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Enabling Device Emulation in Chrome without opening Dev Tools before

I use Device Emulation in Chrome several times in a raw daily for dozens of tabs. Is there a way to enable/disable Device Emulation through a Shortcut or not, without having Dev Tools opened before ? ...
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Prevent Chrome from loading mobile sites on Windows 10 tablet

I have an 8-inch windows 10 tablet (Chuwi hi8). Whenever I visit websites with Chrome, it loads tablet version of websites (same is with Firefox too). But I need to see the normal desktop version of ...
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Why does Chrome hang and freeze while i'm installing a software or rendering a 3d scene?

And i don't mean it becomes unresponsive, it appears to be unable to render pages. For example: when i type a url and hit enter, chrome takes way too long to even start downloading the content of that ...
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Regarding on the sum but not the alphba

I've a problem, A B 1 ARC 245 2 CAB 234 3 ABS 345 If I only want to sum up the numbers in the cell A 1,A 3 together but not the alpha, how do I go about it?
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Chrome displays question marks instead of keyboard shortcuts

I'm having an issue with Chrome Mac OSX, across multiple sites, where kbd elements are not rendered correctly. Chrome Displaying Question Marks Instead of Keyboard Shortcuts
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Chrome Desktop Shortcute Not Working

I am Running Windows 8.1, and recently have had an issue with Google Chrome. The shortcut in my taskbar will not open chrome upon clicking. I will have to right click, and click either "New Window" or ...
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Chrome - switching tabs when running Google slides in full screen

In Chrome, we are running 2 slideshows/google presentations in 2 separate tabs. We have tried several tab switch apps, and also sending Ctrl-1, Ctrl-2, or Ctrl-tab from windows - which works fine, ...
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Disable All Chrome Notifications on PC

I'd like to temporarily disable all notifications from Chrome quickly. All notifications include: Website notifications (Facebook) Notifications from apps/extensions How would I do this? Goal is ...
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Play video by vimium

I'm on web page and this page has a video. For example I can press 'gi' shortcut to start typing in a text field. How to play a video by vimium's shortcut?
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Chrome PDF viewer plugin not working

When I try to view any PDF in Chrome it displays a gray bar over the PDF that moves around when I scroll, but blocks my view of the PDF no matter what I do. Sometimes upon loading the entire page will ...
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Can I force system-wide software rendering on Windows?

I have a laptop (hp elitebook 6930p) that has some kind of unspecified (probably overheating/faulty memory) problem that i think related to the graphics card that causes BSODs/crashes (often without ...
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How to save a Gmail attachment in a desired location on my hard drive using Chrome?

Recently, my workplace moved to Google services based environment, and that includes adapting Chrome as our default browser rather than IE. When using Gmail, I am trying to download a file I received ...
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Bookmarks showing on chrome

Hi I have Google bookmarks turned off on my desktop computer but I just updated Chrome on my laptop not only did the update not load correctly now I have Google bookmarks across the top of the page, I ...
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How to make screenshot from a responsive design rendering without having it scaled by zoom?

I need a screenshot from our web application. It will go on a printed poster, so I need it in a high DPI version. I have a 96 DPI monitor, so a standard screenshot pixelates when printed. My solution ...
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Edge and Chrome Changing Downloaded File Extention

I'm downloading a file with the .lzp extension that both Chrome and Edge are changing it to .zip. It does appear to be a zip file just with a new extension. But the program that I'm using it for, the ...
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Does Chrome have an option to play audio files without opening a new tab?

Suppose there is a site with links to audio (for example, mp3) files on it. I want to play it directly when clicking on it, without Chrome opening a tab or downloading it. Does there exist an option/...
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What is the reason for naming Ctrl + D or Ctrl + L to access address bar?

Google Chrome has Alt+D or Ctrl+L to access address bar. Is there a specific reason for choosing these names/characters to represent the function?
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Chrome shortcut to homepage windows

Searched and couldn't find an answer. Is there a keyboard shortcut for going to your homepage on chrome on a windows machine?
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Clicking link in Chrome without it opening

It seems that many websites nowadays have some code, that when you first open the site and click anywhere on it, it opens a new tab, usually with some kind of advertisement which you manually have to ...
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How to save a bookmark in multiple folders in an internet browser?

I have a bookmark in Chrome browser and I'd like to put the same bookmark in multiple folders. How can I achieve this?
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Windows disallows connections to localhost (ERR_NETWORK_ACCESS_DENIED)

I have the following problem: Whenever I open http://localhost in my browser (doesn't matter which one, tested Google Chrome (49), Firefox, Edge, Internet Explorer), I'll get the message, that the ...
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How to prevent Chromium from scaling a bitmapped font?

[NB: The description below refers exclusively to Chromium; I have not tested any of this with Chrome, since I have no access to it. I still included [google-chrome] among the post's tags, because an ...
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pop-up ads appear even when using ad block [duplicate]

I am using ABP ad-block extension of google chrome on my windows 8.1 laptop. But it doesn't work. Useless pop-ups appear out of no-where. Even if I click anywhere on the screen these pop-up ads appear....
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Unable to remove the extension from Google Chrome

I am not able to remove the Sumo Paint extension from Google Chrome. Every time the browser starts, I see it there. How can I force the removal? ps. My OS is Ubuntu 14.04.
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Disable Chrome's sticky scrollbar

Using Chrome version 49.0.2623.75 m when I click and manually drag the scrollbar for much better scrolling control Chrome binds the scrollbar to the vertical movement of the mouse cursor. This is ...
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Is there a way to programmatically log into google chrome?

I need to log google chrome into a google apps domain on a large number of computers. Each computer has access its username and also its temporary password. Is there any way to log into chrome ...
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Chrome didn't restore last open tabs after computer crash - any solution?

Normally when relaunching Chrome, whatever tabs were open last come up, but this time after a computer crash, when launching it, none came up. Is there some file it writes this data to that I could ...
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Lag Between Programs

I'm a hardcore gamer and I use Windows 8.1. Recently, I've been noticing some unwanted issues, and I was wondering if people who were more experienced with Windows, and with computer hardware in ...
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Currently blocking malicious websites with Malwarebyte, what to do next? [duplicate]

This question is concerned with the management of a temporarily contained but potentially active computer virus in a particular case. Background information System information Windows 10, 64-bits, ...
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Chrome “[file] is not commonly downloaded …” when downloading from local server

Hello StackExchange community, I am trying to redistribute a software tool over the servers in our client's network because most of them don't have an internet access. So the current situation is: I ...
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How to remove extensions icons from Chrome toolbar and menu

As we know in the past only extension that has "browser_action:default_icon" in its manifest file was displayed on the Chrome toolbar. But recently, Google Chrome displays icons of all the extensions ...
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Chrome change download numbering

As someone who uses the command line quite a lot, I find the numbering scheme for Chrome downloads which share the same name annoying: it names the later download <name> (x).<extension>, ...
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How do I customize my shortcuts on a new Chrome empty tab?

There is one particular site I go to a lot that I used to have among the shortcuts on my Google Chrome blank tab. I accidentally clicked the X in the top right on that page one day and that was months ...
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View size of gmail message in web interface

How do you view size of an email in gmail with the current web interface in Chrome (c. March 3, 2015)? I know you can view the size by using Microsoft Outlook via imap/smtp. With the web interface it ...
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How do I make PDF files to be opened as a Google Chrome application?

I want to use Google Chrome browser as my default PDF reader so I've associated .pdf file extension with the Google Chrome. But I'd also like Chrome to open it as an application window. I know I can ...
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Issues with Chrome extensions displaying and postions

I have various extensions that do no usually display in the menu bar, they either display in the address bar, elsewhere or stay hidden. This morning when I booted up Chrome suddenly these extensions ...
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hide extensions from chrome without pushing to chrome bar

Ok, so I have a few chrome extensions that don't need me to interact with them (Enhanced Steam). So I wanted to hide it, but for some reason it just gets moved to the top of the chrome menu (3 lines) ...