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IIS 8.5 Windows Authentication + Chrome not working

I have IIS 8.5 running with the Network Service in the App Pool. I have a wildcart cert installed. Anon auth false. Authentication and SSO works on Firefox and Chrome (after whitelisting) However ...
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Need a hotkey to perform certain action in browser

I am using "Auto Refresh" Addon on Mozilla Firefox. If I need to disable/enable auto refresh I need to right click and then select to stop or start the auto refresh. Instead I am looking for any ...
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Why does Chrome inspector only shows image the second time you click it?

I noticed that my chrome inspector - that works on both my macbook pro and imac (and previous a pc) doesn't show the image when I click the image link under element tag until the second time I click ...
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Trying to determine why Chrome (Win 7 64) with many tabs open is spinning. Is there a browser/OS/ISP test for multiple connection throughput?

I am running Chrome on Win 7 64 on a 3 year old machine. Often when "many" tabs are open (more than 5, less than 20), Chrome will spin. Seemingly doing nothing. Pages appearing to wait for more ...
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What Trusted Root Certification Authorities should I trust?

After two recent Slashdot articles (#1 #2) about questionable Root Certificates installed on machines, I decided to take a closer look at what I have installed on my machines. (I use current versions ...
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Scripting Chrome from the command line to automate UI unit testing

Is it possible to do user-interface scripting with Chrome using Javascript? This will be for user interface unit testing. This is not just loading Javascript on the command line (discussed in this ...
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How do I disable Google Chrome's pop-ups? [duplicate]

I'm using Google Chrome on Windows 7. Whenever I'm writing a post and leave it incomplete, or if I'm using a web chat site, like omegle, when I attempt to close the tab, Chrome gives me a pop-up, ...
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Chrome: How to propagate a password from Keychain after I delete a user from Chrome setting menu

I would like to know how to propagate a password from Keychain automatically after I deleting existing chrome user using delete this user button from Chrome setting menu. It worked more than a month ...
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Is there any way to set the default translate to language on?

I use the English version of Chrome, since that's my native language and the only one I am comfortable using on, and have also included a number of other languages I can read (including simplified ...
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Disable Helvetica in Google Chrome on windows

Installing the Helvetica family of fonts lead to problems for Google Chrome. Previously, this can be solved by using custom.css to forcefully use Arial, @font-face { font-family: 'helvetica neue'; ...
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Chrome: zoom in Apps

It is easily possible to zoom into normal websites in Google's Chrome. But in Chrome-Apps this feature seems to be disabled. Is this a Chrome restriction or is this App-specific behavior? Or is there ...
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ways to deal with timezones online in Chrome

The timezone i'm in is GMT+1, but most times are in other timezones. I'm not able to remember all those different timezone (there are around 30 different timezones in total), so I'm looking for ...
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Flash files (.swf) prompts for download instead of opening

I used to be able to drag .swf files into Chromium, and they would play just fine. Recently, that stopped working. Doesn't work in Chromium or Iceweasel. Both browsers instead prompt to download the ...
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Certificate Patrol for Chrome?

Is there a chrome-version of the firefox add-on certificate patrol? Notifying me about a certificate change without actually loading the page would be optimal, but it sure would be useful even if the ...
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Save proxy credentials after clicking “never save this password”

I entered my proxy credentials in Chrome when I started surfing, I hit Never save this password by mistake, now every time I load a new website, Chrome asks me to enter those credentials again, how do ...
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Apache 2.4 localhost very slow and unpredictable

Every so often, in other words intermittently, Chrome, FireFox and IE hang for a long time or sometimes forever and don't display, or don't fully display, a localhost page. A simple test.htm page can ...
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Video camera is not available after waking up from sleep on macbook pro

There is a problem on my mac with skype. When mac wakes up after sleep and I want to do a video call video is not available. Restarting skype doesn't help. After a very long time every time restarting ...
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Keyboard Shortcut to Deselect Omnibox in Chrome ?

OS X user here. I'm currently learning both Vim and Vimium, it's been really fun. A major annoyance with Chrome is that I can press Cmd+L to highlight the address bar, but I can't unselect it without ...
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Text Macros For Chrome

I am not really what this would be called or what to search for, so I apologize if this has been answered before... I am a software developer, so as an example, I am going to use a function call, but ...
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Change color of visited links in Chrome 33

Since Google distributed Chrome in version 33, it is not possible anymore to use the custom.css file to set the color of visited links. Is there another possibility for Chrome 33?
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How can Chrome search among the title/URL of already opened tabs, like Firefox?

When you manage many tabs, Firefox has a great feature to avoid opening the same page again, if it's already opened in some other tab: as you type a URL (or title page), Firefox shows in its ...
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.google.com pages not loading in Chrome

I'm not sure if this is the right place to ask this but I'll go ahead. Some time ago I noticed that Chrome I use at work doesn't load google pages. Google search, images, translator, it just stops at ...
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Chrome doesn't show elements correctly in xampp

I'm using xampp to test my scripts in windows. I noticed that when I open scripts via localhost chrome doesn't show the size of elements correctly. This is example <div style="width:270px; ...
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Two sets of bookmarks for the same profile

Does either Chrome or Firefox have an extension allowing you to switch between two sets of bookmarks, without resorting to have two different profiles/users/accounts? Ideally there would be some kind ...
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Windows 8.1 freezes seem to be related to gupdate

I've had a couple of crashes recently in windows 8.1. On checking event viewer, I get the following immediately before the freeze: The description for Event ID 0 from source gupdate cannot be ...
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Black screen in windows 8.1 after login using skype-forced Microsoft account

Last week I installed Skype Metro version on my Windows 8.1 Dell XPS 12. I was frustrated that it made me use a Microsoft account rather than my Skype userid I've used for years. After doing that, I ...
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Chrome 33 shows ugly, blocky, pixelated fonts in Linux

After updating to the latest version of Chrome (33) on my Gentoo Linux box, certain sites such as GitHub have started rendering with ugly, pixelated, non-antialiased fonts. Small text is now basically ...
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Why has Yahoo install itself as my 404 page in Google Chrome and how do I remove it?

Recently, my default 404 action in Google Chrome is to search Yahoo. Can anyone tell me why and how I can turn it off please? If searched most forums and all the articles are about Yahoo default ...
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Prevent Chrome from automatically opening files?

I accidentally clicked Always open files of this type on a file I had downloaded and now I can't turn it off. There seems to be no option in the settings page, and files that are automatically opened ...
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Chrome randomly stops opening google products

For last few weeks, I am facing a weird issues with Chrome. Randomly, it stops opening any particular Google products for google.com, gmail, calender, drive, etc. It just get stuck at "Sending ...
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Open URL in chrome in the same or specified tab

I have an internal web app that is opened from a Windows process. I need the application/url to be opened in the current open tab. In IE this can be done by referencing the window name, but I can't ...
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Google Chrome New Incognito Window Shortcut doesnt work

Shortcut to open this window doesn't work for me on Windows 7, it says it should be: CTRL + Shift + N but just opens a new tab in existing window. Is it the same for you or it's the problem on ...
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Remove the (1) when saving duplicate files in Google Chrome [duplicate]

So when i save a duplicate file from the net, the system automatically adds a (1) right at the end, before the extension and I have no idea if I can change it. How do i keep the original file name so ...
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Change behaviour of Chrome omnibox so it doesn't force google search when typing 'google'

When I want to search for something related to Google using chrome, I start typing 'google' in the omnibox. Immediately, Chrome changes this to "Search Google (Default)" to do a Google search. But ...
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How to save the contents of all opened tabs in Chrome automatically?

Suppose I'm doing some research and I've got open few Chrome windows with a lot of tabs and I need to close the browser or some part of tabs and someday bring them back but I know the contents (like ...
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Can not access any site with Chrome but Chromium does access any site well at the same time

I'm in for trouble with Chrome on my Mac after I backed to my home. The problem is I can not access the site such https://www.google.com with error code "ERR_ACCESS_DENIED". Even It's not restricted ...
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DNS Server or Modem

Last night I started receiving phishing pop ups on my windows machine when using google telling me I needed to upgrade my flash player. After a few hours of virus scans with no results I opened an ...
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Google Chrome - Reset search engine

I clicked on a link in a forum and it brought me to a google search result. The link was from google canada. It than asked me if I wanted to make google.ca me default search engine. I said yes. I ...
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Does the file browser in Chrome OS send data across the network?

Chrome OS does allow syncing with Google Drive, which obviously does send data through the network, but what about the local file system?
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Why Firefox doesn't show Google Adwords?

I'm running Firefox 27.0.1 under Windows 8 64-bit. I have a webpage which I monetized with Google AdSense. When I enter to my web using Chrome, I can see the ads, they work well. But when entering ...
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Is there a way to make Chrome browser's scrollbar more visible?

They changed it a while ago and now it's really hard to see where you are on a page by looking at the scrollbar. Seriously what are they thinking... Is there a way to change its color/contrast?
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Google Chrome: Change location of URL Popup on mouseover

In Google Chrome, when Chrome is running in full-screen, the URL pops up in the middle of the screen, like so: This is really annoying, and I wondered if anyone has some insight on how to change ...
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Chrome: Separate a <div>'s content to print

This is on Mac OS X, Chrome 35 (but probably should apply elsewhere, too): I need to print the contents of a webpage/webshop that is hidden behind/under a rather unlucky div construct.. Is there a ...
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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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Canary developer console using too much memory

I use Google Canary for web development, and recently I had to uninstall it, because whenever I had the Developer Tools Console open, everything would slow to a near halt. There was a noticeable ...
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How to automatically open “saved” pdfs in system viewer on chrome?

As discussed in ghacks and slashdot Chrome no longer lets you automatically open downloaded pdfs in your System viewer. In general, I like using the built-in Chrome PDF viewer, but for some longer ...
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How can I identify malware containing chrome extensions in Linux?

I seem to have been infected by malware. Specifically, every now and then (once every few days usually) I get redirected to a page that asks me to download something, usually a "new version of flash". ...
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How to put downloads from a certain site in a different folder?

I know I can set the Downloads directory of Chrome, but I want to make a folder like Downloads/My University and put all the files downloaded from *.myuniversity.edu in that folder. Is this ...
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Chrome: How to search a keyword with excluding specific keyword without changing setting every time

I would like to know how to search a keyword with excluding specific keyword without changing the Chrome setting every time. It's only once I will change the setting but I would like to avoid to use ...