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How can I install older versions of Adobe Flash on Chrome?

I've found this, but is it the correct way to install a Flash plugin for Chrome? I preferably want to try v11 or 12
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Internet Explorer opens when I double-click firefox.exe or chrome.exe

I've been experiencing a problem for quite some time from now. I use Windows 7 and I cannot open Google Chrome or Firefox. When I click on the .EXE it opens Internet Explorer instead of Google ...
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Is there cli add on for windows explorer [duplicate]

Just like you can open chrome console under website, is there one for windows. There are things that you can only do in cli, and there are things which are far easier in gui of explorer. So is there a ...
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How to turn the user agent into a secure_user_agent?

I am using FireFox 34.0.5 and trying to change my user agent. As far as I am aware, an user agent is, somehow, a software acting on your behalf. For example, I am using FireFox now, hence my user ...
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Why can't Chromium connect to http://[::1]:8080/ (i.e. IPv6 localhost)?

For developing a statically generated website on my laptop running Debian, I use weborf running on IPv6 localhost, port 8080: weborf -i ::1 -p 8080 -b .. I can connect to http://[::1]:8080/ without ...
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Why does Chrome show huge empty boxes in web pages?

How do I fix it? Is there anything I can do to fix it? I tried reinstalling it but it's still the same.
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How can I change the scroll bar in Google Chrome to have different colors?

I don't like the default scroll bar of Google Chrome: Is there a way I could change its colors?
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Blank and squared frame on every page [ GOOGLE CHROME CANARY ]

I have no idea on how it came to this point. On every page I browse, as I scroll it down, a blank and squared frame appears over the content. Examples:
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“On Startup -> Open the New Tab page” not working; it is doing the “Continue where you left off” behavior

On two separate PC's now (current Chrome version I'm using is v39.0.2171.95 m) the "Open the New Tab page" functionality is not working. If I close Chrome with, for example, 3 tabs open, when I ...
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Google Chrome much slower when using file:// instead of http://

I occasionally have html files stored locally that I need to view. Opening them in Google Chrome as file:///path/to/file.html is excruciatingly slow. If I serve them up over http like ...
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Does google chrome has a download option 'Open with' (like firefox and IE)?

I have used IE and Firefox which has the download option open with which can be used when you don't want to save the file to HDD but simply want to view it. Does google chrome have this option? Chrome ...
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Does anyone recognise this icon?

Can anyone tell me what this icon on Chrome in my taskbar is? It has only appeared today, I think chrome updated this morning but I can't be 100% sure. It seems as if it's being triggered when I ...
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Chrome: Images with transparent backgrounds being unreadable (black on black)

If I try to view an image in it's own tab such as the one below using Chrome 39 on Windows 8, all I will see is black. This is because the text (which is actually an image) is black, and the ...
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Google Chrome is not loading properly and it won't work with MS Outlook 2010 to open email links

"Google Chrome Your profile can not be used because its from a newer version. Some features may be unavailable. Please specify a different profile directory or use a newer version of Chrome." What ...
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Windows 7 Chrome hogging up over half of cpu even when closed

I have just encountered a problem with Chrome on my laptop. I am stumped on how to fix it. Everything, I thought would fix has had no effect. I have: Disabled "Continue running background apps ...
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Make Firefox /Chrome Dark [closed]

What is an easy way to make Firefox or Chrome dark? It is annoying as i am working with dark-themed programms and suddenly everything get's white in FF or Chrome.
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Google Chrome does not delete my browsing history [duplicate]

I have EXACTLY the same problem as Derfder had. I tried all proposals and advices mentioned below but nothing works. After deleting ALL browsing history, the urls are still in the autosuggestion. ...
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Weird adware source code in every website

I've got a weird script popping up on every website I go on. What makes it even weirder is that it does absolutely nothing. I didn't notice anything until I saw this kind of stuff: I've tried ...
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How to make CTRL+F ignore accents and diacritics when searching on page in Google Chrome?

When I press Ctrl+F in Google Chrome and type for example patnact I want patnáct and patnact to be highlighted on page. Since few week ago this feature has been disabled. Can I enable it again, if so ...
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How to disable the recently opened snapshot in new tab

This feature of Chrome is annoying me. How to disable it ?
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How to report sites on AdBlock 1.8.8 for Chrome

I'm using: Chrome Version 39.0.2171.71 (64-bit) Adblock Plus 1.8.8 OS X 10.10.2 (14C78c) I found a site that has an ad not blocked by Adblock Plus. According to the FAQ I should be able to report ...
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Chrome - Set a custom proxy for all sites except certain ones

I'd like to set a custom proxy for Chrome - that is, not my Windows system Proxy, but a proxy just for this chrome session. I can't figure out how to do that with Chrome alone, but i was able to do ...
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Place specific programs in virtual memory / swap memory

I was just curious if it was possible to identify programs that I want to be swapped and others that I want to keep in ram. For example, I've realized that Chrome sometimes takes up to 2GB of RAM and ...
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Drag files out of Browser and into filesystem [duplicate]

I understand that Gmail users in Chrome can drag attachments out of their email and into a sensible place in their filesystem (rather than what normally happens, which is that you get a link on your ...
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HRef File links in Firefox and Chrome

Hope someone can help. I know the Firefox file link topic has been done to death but I think I have folowed the rules and still get no joy. I have the following that I need to show all related ...
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How to launch Chrome's Secure Shell ssh plugin via web link

I am looking to figure out how to create a URL or link that executes a client side SSH session. I found the Chrome extension called 'Secure Shell', but the documentation is rather minimal. ...
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Chrome Bookmark manager issue

Hi community I have this issue for almost 6 months now, Iam using windows 8.1 in a laptop of 2013, I use Avira and I dont have any virus. When I enter chrome Bookmark manager, I get some kinda rare ...
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How can I remove chrome.google.com from browsing history?

How can I remove chrome.google.com from browsing history? I accidentally visited chrome.google.com, and now whenever I want to access various chrome:// pages, the first results are always for ...
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How do I restore google tabs that have been accidentally closed?

I have tried the following with no luck: Copied session files from User Data Directory Re-open tabs with CTRL T command Recovery mode (changing "exited_cleanly" in "local state" to "false" Manual ...
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Webkit browsers froze while loading some pages

Some pages will just lag whole browser so it's impossible to work with it. It will just stop working. I've tried uninstalling, clearing all cache, cookies almost everything, even browser folders, ...
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Chrome - “Open link in new tab” on right, “Reopen closed tab” in original position

When opening links in a new tab (by middle-clicking), I like the tab to appear at the far right, as it's usually for reading I'll get to later. There are numerous extensions that will do this, but ...
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How to use Chromecast with a Chrome app, for example Google Music?

Using Chromecast for various sites works perfectly if I run it from a regular Chrome tab. However, if I try to use the Chromecast from a Chrome app, where the navigation menu is stripped, it doesnt ...
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Google Hangouts is auto adjusting sound system in Windows 7 even when I changed sound settings

I've already done the whole changing the sound settings in windows 7 to "Do Nothing" so that solution seems to be out the window. I'm trying to listen to music on youtube on Mozilla Firefox while I ...
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How can I change the font size of Chrome's UI?

I'm switching from Firefox to Chrome and the font size of the tabs in Chrome is a bit smaller than in Firefox. Is there a settings page (perhaps like Firefox's about:config), that will allow me to ...
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can I turn off Chrome's “Page(s) Unresponsive” dialog?

Ideally for some pages. I get this message constantly in Chrome 39 for youtube pages. Happens at home and at work, so it's not a CPU problem, both systems have plenty of horsepower, more than enough ...
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Chrome Debugger skip wrapper functions, until they call the real function

I am debugging in Chrome, there are some functions that are just wrappers, and I want to quickly skip them, something like this: function breakpointHere() { step1(); callWrappedFunc(); } ...
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Ad doesn't appear on one website

I'm trying to watch videos on a specific website (wakanim.tv) on google chrome. To watch something for free on that website, you must first watch an ad but the problem is that the ad doesn't appear. ...
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Show history from all devices in Chrome

I have Chrome set up to sync history between my devices (work PC, home PC, laptop, Android phone). Pulling up the history on any of these shows only the history for that specific device, but it also ...
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Strip html for reading

I purchased a kindle paperwhite, and I would like to send some webpages for reading to it. I know the process of sending it via email. But the problem is, I would like to 'optimize' the webpages ...
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How make Google Chrome Developer Console show up by pressing F12 in Mac OS X?

In the OS X version of Google Chrome the Developer Console uses this stupid key combination of Alt+Cmd+I instead of F12, which is the de-facto standard key used in pretty much any other browser: ...
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What is Best-Deals-Products and is it malware?

I have found something that I suspects to be malware/addware. Script is added in every website I visit, even once I made myself. This is added in the : http://puu.sh/dgIF0/0c452eb390.png and iFrames ...
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How can I link to network files without the use of Chrome addons?

I'm looking for a method on how I can link to files on a network share without the use of browser plugins. I'm unable to do file:///server/folder/path.txt due to browser security not allowing ...
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How is Amazon searching my old Google searches?

I use Chrome. This happens on both Windows and Mac. If I search something in the omnibar and then open a new tab, type in Amazon (not using the bookmark), Amazon will open to an Amazon search of what ...
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Can I disable Chrome's Extension Content Verification?

Since a short while, google chrome extensions are 'content verified', meaning other apps can't 'hack' them. Sort of a good thing, but incredibly annoying, because I hack them all the time, to tweak ...
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How to change device name used by Google Chrome? [migrated]

I use the same Google account with Google Chrome on several devices including my Android phone. So, Google Chrome shows me tabs opened on other devices (for ex., at chrome://history/). Is there any ...
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Accidentally deleted a .css file - Which recovery methods shall I try?

This is a bit of a disaster, as it's a 1000+ line CSS file I wrote over a few days for a client. Deadline is tomorrow. I deleted it from a network path that doesn't go into recycle bins. The ...
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Installed Java 64bit and have chrome 64bit, chrome doesn't reckognize java, but IE does

Been trying to figure this out, I read about have 64bit java with 32bit chrome, so i uninstalled all java, installed 64bit chrome and 64bit java. Java works fine in IE(which I NEVER use) but chrome ...
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Opening downloaded programs on Windows 8.1 VERY slow

When downloading files from the internet in browsers such as Chrome it seems that they set a flag of some sort on the file telling Windows that the file was downloaded form the internet and that it ...
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Chrome and Taskbar shortcut are not getting along?

All this is on Windows 7 x64 Ultimate and is fully up to date with it's patches. I was running Chrome 37 when it said it wasn't able to upgrade chrome (it didn't give a reason why). So I uninstalled ...
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Google Chrome broke after deleting Virtualbox?

I was trying to update Virtualbox because copy-paste didn't work in between Virtualbox and Debian Wheezy ( my OS ). It had previously before, but I think I upgraded it and it broke in between. ...