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Switching languages

I'm a translator, I type in Russian and frequently check online dictionaries. I just got a laptop with Windows 10 and encountered an unfamiliar problem. When I switch between Word (really old version) ...
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How to prevent frequently visited websites' history get deleted as I cleared the browsing history?

I just cleared 15,000 browsing history from Google Chrome, that much histories slow down the browser a lot. After I cleared it, it runs faster, but the search bar doesn't do the shortcut trick anymore ...
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any one-click short-cut button for saving web images? [on hold]

I am mostly using Chrome as my browsers. The fastest way so far I am able to save an image is to right click and the menu pops up and choose "Save Image As" and then choose "OK" Any extension such ...
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How can I avoid a specific site been saved into cache?

How can I avoid a specific site been saved into cache memory, in Google Chrome or any other browser, in order to have it always "fresh" every time I reload the page? If it is OS related I would like ...
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How can I switch the language in which websites are displayed in Chrome browser?

I would like all websites that I visit in my Chrome browser to be displayed in English. This example of Sunrise Calendar in the Chrome Webstore, for instance, is being displayed in German. How can ...
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How to start a Google Crome app from command line?

I installed Signal Private Messenger and it's now in the list of apps at chrome://apps. How can I start the app directly app from the command line?
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Can't block syndication.twitter.com in pfSense

I noticed, that address https://syndication.twitter.com/ is often hangs in Chrome, and added it into pfSense Firewall block list. Unfortunately, I still can open this page (receiving 404 error). How ...
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What shortcut could be use to return the focus to the page being in address bar in Chrome?

I'm on Mac using Google Chrome, the focus is on the address bar and I want change it to the page to scroll down and up with the arrows keys again. What shortcut can I use?
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How to re-enable Google Now in Chrome for PC?

I disabled Google Now long time ago when I found it too annoying. I remember disabling "continue running background apps when Google Chrome is closed" and it worked great. Now I want to try it again ...
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What embedded database format is used by this Chrome extension?

Chrome extension F.B. Purity writes its data at ~/.config/chromium/Default/Local Extension Settings/ncdlagniojmheiklojdcpdaeepochckl/000003.log (not a log file despite its name). This file is a kind ...
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Mouse lag opening chrome

After upgrading my CPU to a new i5 6660k everytime I open Chrome the mouse pointer lag for 1 second than it's smooth. My mouse is a Logitech G502 and I've the latest Logitech Gaming Software ...
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How to make chrome pin tab and display title too?

When you pin a tab, you no longer see the numbered update counts (right) for things such as Gmail, Twitter, and other services that give you a live count on the browser bar of new things going on ...
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Chrome will only pull emoji's from twemoji.maxcdn.com for todoist

Recently the agency I work with decided to block the maxcdn.com domain. That's when all my emoji's for todoist stopped working. I've tried using a bunch of different emoji extensions for chrome, but ...
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Force TabShare mode on chrome

I would like to emulate the TabCinema mode with the command of the developer mode, this is possible ? I speak about this :
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Chromium: No microphone devices

I am using chromium on ArchLinux, and I have tested that with ffmpeg the microphone works and I can record a wav file. But when it comes to using online flash recorder, it shows that "Microphone ...
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access cookies in google chrome

How can I access cookies my browser stored? I am using Chrome. This is the cookies panel in the Settings->Privacy->Content Settings->All cookies and site data. Is there a way to access ...
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Different upload speed on youtube in different browsers

So I upload a lot of heavy videos on youtube and upload speed is kinda important for me. My speed is 100 mbits and upload supposed to be 80 to nearby places. Speedtest to san jose shows 22 mbit upload ...
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Maps add in for Microsoft Word

I want to write a guide for a walking path near my home. I would have to add a lots of maps images (~300) at different locations and zoom levels. I want to be able to generate high quality static ...
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Chrome's Hardware GpuMemoryBuffer in Windows

Is there a way to enable the hardware GpuMemoryBuffer in Chrome under Windows? My desktop computer has an AMD FirePro W7100 graphic card, with the DirectGMA technology. Is there a way to use that? ...
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How can I get back the old download UI in Chrome?

Chrome recently changed the download page (when you press CTRL + J) and it now has a material look, with a lot of wasted spaces on two sides. How can I get back the old, non-material-design download ...
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Chrome not updating after cloning on OS X

I am deploying OS X images using deploy studio. after the image is deployed, Chrome sees itself as updated, even when the version is out of date. is there any specific file/folder that i can change or ...
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How to convert a webpage to PDF with preserving its look (exactly as on web browser) and text/links?

I'm looking for a way to convert a webpage to PDF, but preserving the webpage's look. Also preserving webpage's text (being selectable), searchable [Generating image screenshot for the webpage would ...
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Multiple app-id in Chrome command line?

I have a launcher that loads Chrome in a wrapper but only with one extension, I would like to have it load two (or perhaps more!) as well.. I can't figure out the syntax and my google-fu has failed ...
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Opening Google Chrome with macro instead of IE

I have a question regarding a VB macro that opens automatically a file in IE 11. The problem is I cannot get the download prompting to disappear (believe me, I've tried everything from Tools in IE, to ...
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google chrome portable - clearing new tab window?

im using google chrome portable. as far i know i have the latest update (it hasnt said i need updates soo...) i was wondering if there was a way to clear the new page tab so i can see ALL of my theme ...
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Secure Chrome passwords against WebBrowserPassView

I just got shocked with what WebBrowserPassView can show - it basically shows every password I've saved in my browser (Chrome). I guess other users on my PC could get my passwords that easily too. ...
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Google Chrome global media hotkeys do not work

When I setup global media keys through the Chrome Keyboard shortcut settings they do not work when Chrome is not the current active window. I have the same problem with many chrome extentions, I've ...
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Change Chrome's Default Cache Location

Here's the issue ... I have an ASUS gaming laptop and, for whatever reason, I've had the SSD drive fail on me three times. I want as much "churn" off this drive as possible (just to be safe), and ...
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Flash doesn't load in Chrome browser. Says “Couldn't load plugin.”

I noticed that while HTML5 videos work fine, flash videos do not load. I have researched this and have tried numerous things to no avail. 1) I've tried uninstalling/reinstalling Chrome (deleting ...
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Google Chrome running super slow

Today I started my computer as usual. And opened the Google Chrome browser and found that I was running SUPER slow. What steps will reproduce the problem? (1) Create a new browser window (2) Choose ...
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Your connection is not private?

So I'm a fan of this specific game publisher and I visit their forum everyday.. I got onto the website today and I got this message: "Your connection is not private." The website is ...
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Chrome extension via USB

Is it possible to download a Chrome Web Store extension onto your USB stick, plug it into another computer and use it? Chrome Web Store is blocked and there is no way of bypassing it. I want to use ...
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Why is is Chrome's scroll behavior different and problematic?

While I had never used Chrome as main browser, I do have to use it some for webdev and some functions, unfortunately unique to it. Over the years it has been continuously plagued with scroll issues. ...
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Is there any way of changing a url before opening?

I'm searching for some sort of configuration/plugin/program that verifies if a link starts with: https://developer.mozilla.org/pt-BR and if yes, change it to: https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US ...
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Acer E 15 with Windows 10

the writing direction changes on its own as i am typing. The standard in English is left to right, but as I am typing, I suddenly see everything going backwards. I have tried changing the direction, ...
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Is there a command line to close a specific Chrome tab on Windows?

I'm running Chrome on Windows where I open a web site to record an online radio broadcast on schedule. Then when the broadcast is over I would prefer to close that specific web site. To do so my ...
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Disable emoji icons in Chrome?

I want to disable emoji in Chrome, or replace them with something else (not for any particularly deep reason - figured it'd be amusing). I'm using an extension called Word Replacer II, which allows ...
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Is there a way to install Google Chrome on Linux and have all the needed dependencies automatically installed?

I’m trying to install Google chrome on the following version of 64-bit Linux … [davea@mydevbox mydir]$ uname -a Linux mydevbox.mydomain.com 1.3.8-18.52.amzn1.x86_64 #1 SMP Wed Mar 16 17:15:34 UTC ...
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running chained bash function commands in background

I am attempting to call port() { fuser -k $1/tcp; python manage.py runserver $1 ;} runproject() { cd $HOME/projects/$1 ; workon $1 ; port $2 & ; sleep 3 ; google-chrome 127.0.0.1:$2 ;} (port is ...
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What is the name of the google-chrome package for use with yum?

I”m using the following version of Linux [davea@mydevbox mydir]$ uname -a Linux mydevbox.mydomain.com 1.3.8-18.52.amzn1.x86_64 #1 SMP Wed Mar 16 17:15:34 UTC 2016 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux I’m ...
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In Chrome's developer tools, every time I try to modify existing CSS property values it opens and focuses the Console

Since yesterday afternoon, every time I try to directly modify a pre-existing CSS style through Chrome's developer tools it opens the JavaScript console and focuses that instead. This is only ...
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Chrome Native Messaging “Native host has exited.” on python 3rd party package import

I'm working on a Chrome Extension that uses the native messaging feature to communicate with a Python script. As part of the Python script, I need to watch the file system, so I am pulling in watchdog ...
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Chrome takes long to resolve local host

I'm running WAMP. Chrome takes 6 seconds to resolve host of local domains. Works fine on Microsoft Edge: My httpd.conf contains ServerName 127.0.0.1:80 and hosts file contains 127.0.0.1 ...
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Chrome.exe runs on its own and drains my processor power

I see like 15-20 chrome.exe processes in task manager and yes I know chrome uses several processes to separate workload. But the worst part is, I din't even oppened Chrome and yet I see those 20 ...
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Chrome history not properly synchronized

I've had to switch a lot between different computer recently and realized that Google Chrome's history synchronization feature doesn't work properly for me. What I've tested so far: I had the ...
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Hangs waiting for URL / cache in Chrome

I found that Chrome is hangs on browsing. On hang some URL is reported "waiting" in Chrome status bar: URL is random, and messages are also different Sometimes it is Waiting for cache Also ...
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Language change in FB [duplicate]

Kindly help me with Software Windows 8.1.; my account has been recently hijacked by some guys; they change my language german/english to hungarian in Facebok; the problem -I cannot change the ...
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Service to use for automatic log out of all accounts in case your laptop gets stolen?

I am using Ubuntu system on my business laptop. In it I use LastPass service to remember my passwords, but also multiple Gmail and business accounts which are constantly open in Chrome. So in case ...
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How to synchronize all browsing data (including history, bookmarks and passwords) between Chrome and Firefox in real time [closed]

Is there a gadget for Windows that would allow me to merge all browsing data between Firefox and Chrome in real time without having to manually export/import. I save a password in Chrome and it ...
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Chrome - remove extensions from the bar, without hiding in chrome menu

I think I messed up chrome settings as I see my extensions showing up near the nav bar. And the only way of hiding them is to right click and "hide in chrome menu" which puts them in the menu as shown ...