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If I disable third-party cookies, is there any point installing anti-tracking extensions?

I have already disabled third-party cookies. Is there any further advantage to be gained by installing Ghostery, Adversity, DoNotTrackMe etc, or do extensions like these simply allow fine-tuning?
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How do I turn a popup window into a tab in chrome ON mac?

This is driving me nuts. I used to be able to cast my pluralsight videos using chrome cast by turning the pop up into a tab in windows. Can't figure out how to do this on mac yet. If not this how can ...
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Getting URL in status-bar immediately on hovering over a link

Is there any way to configure Google Chrome so that when I hover over a link I can see the target URL in the status-bar immediately (i.e. without having to wait before the URL getting entirely ...
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videos are not playing on google help site(material design guide), google chrome

For example, this page example In dev tools console errors are shown, for each video, like this OPTIONS ...
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Network Sniffer identifying strange requests to *.crdui.com

So I just downloaded a Network Sniffer on my local machine, as I think something is going on. As soon as I opened it, selected my network adapter (an LTE stick), it started showing me requests from ...
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Java plugin doesn't work in Chrome in Ubuntu — how can I fix this?

I have Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (64 Bit) and Chrome Version 35.0.1916.153. I downloaded jre-7u60-linux-x64.tar.gz and extracted it in /usr/lib/java/ Then I created a directory named 'plugins' in ...
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ahk SetTitleMatchMode stopped working

Problems I had AHK set up on my computer, a few files (programmen.ahk and grammatik.ahk for example) in the same folder /ahk-script I might have installed some program, because the script does not ...
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What could have caused my Chrome and Google account to revert to it's original state a year ago?

About a year ago, in August 2013, I came home from work to find that my home copy of Chrome turned sour. I had tabs open which I didn't when I left home, my bookmarks were changed to my original ones ...
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I delete entries from Chrome password manager, but Google Sync keeps reverting them

I deleted a couple of entries from the password manager (Chrome->Settings->Manage Saved Passwords), because they have wrong/empty passwords/usernames. This is the fifth or sixth time I'm making the ...
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How can I force my browser to automatically redirect a certain website?

For example, I never want to visit jsfiddle.com. Whenever I type jsfiddle.com into my URL bar, the browser should automatically take me to jsfiddle.net Is there a browser extension for this? Can this ...
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-bash: java: command not found MacOS 10.7.5

I recently "uninstalled" Java 7 because it isn't compatible with Chrome, following the instructions on this site: https://www.java.com/en/download/help/mac_uninstall_java.xml. Then I re-enabled Java ...
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Is there a Chrome extension to set the window title

I use the Nightly Tester Tools extension in Firefox to set the title and I need something similar for Chrome. Searching only brings Title Bar Tweaker but it lacks the feature set of the Firefox ...
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save multiple tabs to chrome Pocket extenson

I use the Pocket extension to read pages offine on an Ipad, but it's tedious to click the icon for every page. Most of the time I open multiple tabs on one subject. Does anyone have a piece of ...
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How to prevent facebook scrolling to the top using Chrome?

It started a month ago but it seems like people were getting this problem way before. Is there a fix for this because it's getting annoying when facebook automatically scrolls to the top of the page.
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What to do with a frozen web page in Chrome

I've typed a bunch of text into a web page in Google Chrome. Suddenly, the page freezes. How can I copy the text to somewhere else, since I can't select it? The page also stores the text in a ...
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Google chrome fails to open any page when I type in the address bar to search something in Google

Yesterday I have formatted my computer, and installed the newest version of Google Chrome (version 35.0.1916.153 m). When I type something in the address bar it sometimes does not open any page. All I ...
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Associating tags with chrome windows - macox for better switching

I usually have a lots of chrome windows open and am concentrating on a few windows currently. Like out of 10 open windows, I would need to jump between 3 of them at any point of time. The switching ...
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How to install chrome extension for all users in ubuntu machine

I want a chrome extension to be installed for all users in my ubuntu machine and all profile in google chrome. is it possible and if yes then how?
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Searching on bing due to installation

I installed a few programs, and then chrome started using bing as a search tool. I want to get back to using google, how do I do that? ...
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Can ping facebook but not access

I live in Canada, and run a windows 8.1 laptop, primarily using Google Chrome version 35.0.1916.153 m. Within the past week, I find myself no longer able to access www.facebook.com with my laptop... ...
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Chrome extension enabled/disabled depending on machine

I use Chrome on both my home PC and my work PC in the office. Is there any way of having certain Chrome extensions enabled on one PC but disabled on the other, even if both machines are logged into ...
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Why is Google Docs slow on OSX / Chrome?

I recently noticed Google Docs is very slow on my MacBook (mid 2011 with OS 10.8.5) when using it in Chrome (latest version 35.0.1916.153). Safari seems to be doing OK. Tested it on another MacBook of ...
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Howto set Google Chrome Bookmarks with parameters?

Is there a way to set parameters in google chrome bookmarks? I have been using this in Mozilla Firefox for years. example: A bookmark with URL www.url.de/vserver=%ID. In firefox I typed in to the ...
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Is it possible to customize Chrome to hide Gtalk's chat prompt

Is it possible to hide alerts shown at Chrome browser Kindly have a look at the below screen cut : Scenario : I used to hangout/chat with my friends through Google chat box(hangout screen). ...
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Google Chrome like omnibar in Mozilla Firefox

How to make Firefox's awesomebar (addressbar) to work like in Chrome? I mean especially search (words search, not URLs) auto complete from search history. This addon ( ...
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how to remove apps tab in the same line as chrome logo and most visited? (google chrome)

How do I remove the apps tabs in my Google chrome? (See image below) By the way, those two app tabs are empty. I have already tried to right click on them, but that did not do what I wanted, since ...
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Which browser will minimise data consumption (windows 8.1)? [closed]

I have very limited data and therefore require a browser that will minimise my data consumption. From my research I have gathered that Chrome's mobile browser is good at his but I could not find a ...
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Google chrome opens new tab on each link, mousewheel is zoom?

Somehow every once in a while google chrome will get to a setting where it opens each link I click into a new tab, along with that it also will zoom when scrolling the mouse wheel. What setting is ...
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Workaround to cast a Chrome Application Shortcut to Chromecast?

When you make a website into an application shortcut you don't get the toolbar in the top, where the chromecast button (from the Chromecast extension) is located. Therefore, you cannot cast a ...
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In what file/location are javascript blocking exceptions stored in Google Chrome?

G'day, Google Chrome is having issues, so I wish to restore it to the default settings to fix it. But before I do that, I want to identify a method for backing up and restoring the many hundreds of ...
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How to open Google Drive files in new window

When I open a .gsheet file in my Google Drive, for example, I want this file to open in a new window rather than in a tab in my browser. I can't find a way to make that happen, even though I've set ...
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Is there a way to display the protocol in the address bar?

In Chrome, the protocol is hidden for some reason. This affects copy/paste from the address bar into an email or some other document. For example, let's say I am at this URL: ...
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How to create a keyboard shortcut for Chrome's “Search Google For…” from context menu

In Google Chrome, I often use the feature where you can select text, right click on the selection and click "Search Google for '...'" it opens a new tab with a search for whatever was selected. Great ...
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Is it possible for one browser to read/write cookies of another one?

I'm not looking for a way to synchronize cookies between browsers, this has been answered here. I'd like to know, if Chrome could read/write Firefox's cookies, with or without me realizing. (Or any ...
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Mouse acting funny, opening/closing tabs

My mouse is acting funny: In Chrome: Clicking bookmarks will open them in a new tab. Clicking forward/back arrow will open them in a new tab. Clicking tabs will close them. Clicking links acts ...
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How to Block Doodle in Chrome's 'New Tab' page?

My goal is to block the annoying Google "doodles" (i.e. animated soccer-related promos, etc.) that appear in Chrome when a New tab is opened. Here's what's been tried so far: (1) Use AdBlock Plus to ...
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Text and images overlapping on single website

I have a problem as described above. All the other webpages are rendering correctly except one. That webpage is a Finnish newspapers' website: http://www.hs.fi This is what the problem looks like ...
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Browser Redirect Hijack

I seem to have become a victim of google searches going to a spanish type domain 'en' when searching in Chrome and Firefox (not IE) browser search boxes. Eg searching for 'stackoverflow' lands on: ...
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Chrome on ubuntu 12.04 cannot render icons on github

I am using chrome, and when I browse github, instead of the icons I get either empty squares or a literal "fi" symbol. Firefox renders them properly. It's clear that these icons are not images but ...
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How to save a page in PDF with a single click in Google Chrome?

I would like to accomplish to save a page in PDF with a single click in Google Chrome. Basically have a button or keyboard shortcut which allows me to save a page as PDF in one single action. I want ...
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import chrome bookmark from previous installation to new installation (NO HTML File only earlier bookmark file)

My windows got corrupt and I had to reinstall. I had not synchronised Google Chrome, so I cannot get my previous bookmarks. I have the previous bookmark file (which is in JSON not HTML) but cannot ...
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chrome not show site menu but IE show it please help me [closed]

hi my chorme browser not show the content of drop down menu for example:uast.ac.ir my IE show this site fully but chrome not show please help me
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grid overlay showing up as soon a i launch chrome developer tools

for some reason as soon as i launch chrome developer tools i get a grid overlay.. as depicted: I tried uninstalling all the unnecessary chrome apps (that may be causing this).. and restarted ...
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Flash content not loading

I am trying to get this site to load the flash content: http://kids.daum.net/study/do/studyflash/view?id=7 I have done everything in the following two links still with no luck: ...
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Are there any dictionaries for Chrome that have more words out of the box?

For example, setup, parallelize, etc. are not present in the Chrome dictionary out of the box. I am looking for a Chrome dictionary that is more comprehensive than its built-in one.
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How can I stop HKLM\SOFTWARE\Policies\Google\Chrome being set?

Some idiot in our IT department has changed the registry setting under HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Policies\Google\Chrome to make it always open at the company homepage rather than "Continue ...
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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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Saving Chrome bookmarks as separate .url files while preserving timestamps

I have multiple bookmarks in Chrome stored in different folders: fold1 - book1 fold2 - book2 fold2 - book3 I would like to create a structure of directories so that each directory contains the ...
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Change new tab to about:blank in chrome without any extension

Can we change new tab to about:blank without installing any extension for latest chrome versions?
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Configure Google Chrome Notification Centre on Debian with LXDE

I am using the latest version of Google Chrome with Debian Wheezy and LXDE. I see the notifications as they arrive, however on Windows I have a notification centre where I can see the notification ...