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How to improve user experience when browsing internet on a remote machine?

When I browse internet on a remote machine, the websites scroll with a lot of flicker. I know they will, but when animated images are present on them, they become worse. How can I stop the animated ...
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How to remove Buzzdock ads from Google search results?

Everytime I search for something on Google, I get this block of Buzzdock ads, as you can see on the screenshot. I am trying to get rid of this. I've already unistalled a program called "Buzzdock 2" ...
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Force Chrome to always load 'unsafe scripts'

I've followed the solution here - How to allow Chrome (browser) to load insecure content? - but Chrome continues to complain that "This page is trying to load scripts from unauthenticated sources", ...
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Sound stutters with itunes when chrome is open

When I listen to music with itunes and browse the web with chrome. The sound crackles constantly. When chrome is closed the sound is just fine. I have Windows 8. I'm actualy a mac user so I have no ...
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Chrome won't complete 2 factor authentication

Google recently added the user switcher to the title bar in Chrome. I've enabled 2 factor authentication on my account, however I can no longer sign into Chrome on my Ubuntu laptop. It shows my name ...
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Gmail password not visible under Chrome password settings

I used to have a long list of passwords under chrome://settings/passwords. For some reason my list now seems to have become shorted without me having tinkered with it. But the strangest thing is that ...
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Open Google Search with Keyboard Shortcut (Windows 8)

Anyone know how to make a custom keyboard shortcut which will open Chrome (my default browser) at any time? I have set a shortcut to open chrome from the "Properties" dialog (by right-clicking the ...
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Computer infected by adware that my antivirus hasn't picked up

I've recently noticed that my browser (Google Chrome) occasionally opens two new tabs on its own seemingly randomly. The two tabs display the same page- supposedly offering some BT broadband 2015 ...
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Windows 7/8 - Kiosk - Isolation

I've built a custom kiosk application in .Net that has shortcuts to specific URL's in Chrome, Volume Control, etc.. It's working great and we are using a user GPO "Custom User Interface" to replace ...
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Font rendering on Blink Engine browsers

I have an issue with browser's font look very clunky, this exists on all browser use Blink engine, so far : Opera 22, Chrome, Vivaldi. I'm using Windows 7 64 bit. Any pointers on this problem ? ...
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Chrome infinite waiting

While browsing with Chrome am meeting with it hanging on infinite waiting, like this URLs it is waiting for may be different. Other browsers don't hang on the same pages.
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All my Google Chrome data appears on someone else's device when they're connected to my WIFI

Recently, someone that came into my office connected our company wifi network on their personal Google Chromebook device and logged into their own Google account in Google Chrome and were presented ...
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Developer Mode check box is missing in Google Chrome browser

Developer checkbox is missing in my Google Chrome Browser under extensions option.. I try to add a new extension in chrome browser but i am unable to do so because Developer mode is turned off. ...
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Debug “Aw, Snap!” error in Chrome

I studied this related question, but am still stumped. I have an application that periodically shows the "Aw, Snap!" error screen, and to debug it, I have: Launched Chrome with verbose logging ...
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Can't install Google Earth plugin in Chrome on OSX

This is weird. A few months ago I had the plugin running just fine in Chrome. Now it's not showing up (OSX 10.9.5, Chrome Version 40.0.2214.111 (64-bit)). When I go to ...
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When do font changes take effect in Chrome?

Basically, my question is in the title. Recently, I've gone into Chrome's settings and changed up the fonts a bit. I restarted the browser, yet the changes don't seem to have taken effect. It may or ...
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Disable Google Chrome “Save page as…” or “Save as…” [duplicate]

In Google Chrome is there a way to disable "Save page as" or "Save as"? Is it possible to disable the context menu (right click)?
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Google chrome doesn't display personal certificate

I'm testing some webservices that use certificates for authentication. So basically I've added to certificate store some custom root CA and some client certificate to personal folder. When I open ...
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How can I make bookmarks automatically be saved to the bookmarks bar in Firefox

How would I go about making it so that my bookmarks are automatically saved to the bookmarks bar when I press the bookmarks button in Firefox like happens in Chrome?
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Cmd+Enter no longer opens search result in a background tab

I used to make a large amount of use of the Cmd+Enter (or Ctrl+Enter on Windows) shortcut in Google Search results in Chrome to open the result in a new tab without switching to that tab. Recently ...
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Chromium is recognising keys that I've disabled with XModMap

I have set up XModMap to remap some keys, specifically to remove "Page Up" from the PageUp key (& likewise for Page Down). I have reassigned Page Up/Down to another set of keys. This works. ...
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In AHK, how can I create a new Chrome browser window and activate it

I would like to create a new Chrome window with the following AutoHotKey script: #c:: Run, "C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\chrome.exe" "--profile-directory=Default",,,PID ...
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Disable Google Chrome URL Bar

Is there a way I can disable typing in Google Chrome's URL bar or hide it in the current version? I know about Kiosk mode but it removes the tool bars and tabs.
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Chrome.exe is not closing issue

I need to kill chrome.exe which is giving me "Access denied" when trying to use the task manager or Process Explorer to kill. I am using Windows 8 32bit.
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How to keep cursor showing in Chrome (and other browsers) while the keyboard is being used?

I like to use keyboard shortcut on websites (either injecting customized or native like gmail's) and I've notice once I hit a key on my keyboard the cursor will disappear in Chrome (until I move the ...
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Chrome extensions broken

I encountered a problem last month,that my Edit this Cookie extension didn't work on my laptop,but work well on my desktop.These two chrome login with the same account.The system are both Windows 8.1 ...
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Reasons why new Google Maps is unbearably slow for me?

The new version of Google Maps is unbearably slow for me; both at home and in work. Both machines are Windows 7 64 Bit. My work colleagues have similar specs and never notice any issues. The ...
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Why does my google icon website keeps changing?

I've installed chrome 3 weeks ago and fully changed from Firefox. I started noticing one week in that my Google icon (www.google.pt) website keeps changing to the League of Legends icon although I ...
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Chrome autofill: Email address I've never used or heard of

I've just experienced a weird issue with Google Chrome's autofill function. After clicking on an email form field on a web page I'm currently developing locally (!) I was suggested an email address I ...
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Google chrome omnibox only allows google search

For the given input into the url bar: 0.0.0.0:4567/login/re-welcome/ or http://0.0.0.0:4567/login/re-welcome/ Google omnibox only highlights one option, google search, and does not let me visit ...
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Extend search on linked pages

I'm looking for an extension that solves this problem: Given a page, I would like to find which linked pages have a certain property, typically contain a word or some other kind of information. Does ...
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“Connection timed out” on specific website but ping works

I have a problem accessing www.mafiamofo.com website through any browser, I'm getting "connection timed out" in Firefox for example. I have 2 IP addresses from the same ISP. One IP goes directly in ...
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Cannot access advanced administration options with NetGear router

Background: We live in a rural area, so we have to use a wireless connection to a cell tower. Bell provided us with a NetGear router as part of their setup package. Because of their expensive prices, ...
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Importing Chrome bookmarks from HDD

My old laptop crashed and I removed the perfectly working hard drive from it and plugged it into a new machine to transfer files. However, I cannot seem to find any of my bookmarks from Chrome to ...
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Programs like Visual Studio and Google Chrome kind of freeze

I have this problem for more than 1 and a half year now. When I use programs like Visual Studio, Google Chrome or Spotify the programs freeze randomly. Well, the program doesn't actually stop ...
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How to toggle JavaScript on demand (Chrome browser)

In Chrome, I know how to manage exceptions by pointing my browser to chrome://settings/content so as to disable JavaScript on just a few sites. But there's this one site which was coded badly, and a ...
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How can I save Chrome's opened pdf from ftp site?

I have opened a PDF file in Google chrome version 38 in Linux. But, when I wanted to save the PDF, Chrome wants to re-download again. How do I save the pdf without re-downloading? FYI, I could ...
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Does a website I visit know which Chrome extensions I have installed? [duplicate]

I’m just curious to know how much a site can find out about my computer setup. Can they see the chrome extensions I use? I know they know my OS, screen size, IP location and a few other ones, but what ...
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Pasting code from stackexchange sites loses line breaks using chrome and google doc

This might not be a proper place to ask the question because I found a similar one on a different site -- ...
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Chrome start causes my desktop icons to flicker (Windows)

I'm using Chrome 40.0.2214.111 m and always when launching it on Windows 7, my desktop icons flicker and a few seconds later again. How to prevent this?
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Why does Chrome DevTools sometimes save source files very slowly?

Sometimes when I'm editing JavaScript or HTML code in Chrome DevTools' Sources editor, when I press CTRL-S to save the file, the file does not actually save to disk until after several minutes have ...
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I cannot access the github website through Chrome

I am getting the following error when I enter github.com into my chrome web browser: SSL connection error Hide details Unable to make a secure connection to the server. This may be a problem with ...
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cant browse dev server on lan, but can ping

Ive got a weird issue. My mac book has its hosts file configured with the IP Address of my windows dev server hosted on my lan. I can ping the domain name on my lan without any issue. homedev.local ...
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Call URL from console without opening in any browser

I have a browser controllable smart pluck outlet, which I can control by calling a URL. I know I am aware of the command open http://192.168.1.175/cgi-bin/relay.cgi?off But that opens a tab in the ...
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What are the drawbacks of '--allow-file-access-from-files' Google Chrome command line switch?

I find myself frequently needing to have Chrome do XSLT transformations on local XML files. This only works with the aforementioned switch. I am inclined to just add it to my Chrome default shortcut. ...
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Chrome keeps installing a second copy of itself

I'm running Windows 8.1 and Chrome v40.0.2214.94 m. For some reason, every other day Chrome installs a second copy of itself. My profile and everything stay the same, no problems there, but if I ...
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Windows 8.1 DNS Issues

I'm currently having DNS issues on my Windows 8.1 Desktop that happens only on my desktop. When I first boot up, if I try to browse to or ping any website via an internet browser or command prompt ...
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How to get an additional search bar in Chrome like Firefox so that I can open multiple tabs from one search

In Firefox, there is a URL section and to the right is another search box that allows me to do a search in a tab, then open a new tab with the same search. Hope that's clear. In Chrome, once I've ...
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How to limit Chrome desktop shortcut so that it cannot be opened more than once

I have a Chrome desktop shortcut and it work fine, but some user open this shortcut more than once. How can i prevent from this behaviour ? What i would is that if the users click more than once over ...
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Improper Encoding in Chrome

I started to get this weird issue with chrome (latest) where specific characters would be displayed as other characters. Here is one example so instead of < and > it displays W (with the ...