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Chrome Omnibox does not remember previous entries

In the past the Omnibox would autocomplete previously visited sites based on the first few characters entered. Recently it does not seem to do this or if it does it's just for a matter of hours before ...
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Why doesn't Google Chrome block all pop-ups?

For example, if you go to the website nba-stream.com and click on a game, the website will open up a pop-up, but since I have disabled pop-ups in Google Chrome in Chrome://settings, I shouldn't get ...
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Strange networking issue in Linux

My problem is hard to explain. I can’t open some sites. For example some sites provided by Google. I can open the Google search engine, however I can’t open YouTube, the download page for Chrome (the ...
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How to add Chrome bookmark to specified folder

Chrome has some new scheme for adding bookmarks. Now I hit Ctrl+D and instead of waiting for me to specify a folder, it adds it apparently to the current folder, or else says "Bookmarked". I guess I ...
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Prevent tab change on contextual “Search Google for '{selected text}'”

When using Chrome, it's possible to select some text, then use the right-click menu to launch a search for it in a new tab. By default, Chrome switches to the new tab. I consistently find myself ...
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How do I get rid of the yellow warning triangle next to my user in Google Chrome?

I have logged into my Google Account in Chrome, however I cannot seem to get rid of the annoying yellow warning triangle seen in the screenshots below. How can I get rid of that?
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How to select all content include bullet and numbering?

I am using chrome, firefox and word office. When i try one of theme to copy all content (from web or from .doc document) which have bullet or numbering, it doesn't select bullet or numbering. ...
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How can I select an <option> with a space in it by typing the name of the option including the space?

I am entering address information on a web site. I live in a state with a space in the name: New York. I focus the <select> and start typing "New" and then as soon as I hit the spacebar the ...
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How to block insecure images on HTTPS pages in Chromium on Linux?

I'm trying to figure out a way to stop Chromium from loading insecure (i.e. non-HTTPS) images on pages served over HTTPS (i.e. basically the exact opposite of this question). Alas, all the ...
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How Chrome's preload affects data usage?

Has anyone tested how this feature works and how affects data usage? I am just curious how much it can reduce traffic usage if I turn it off.
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How am I supposed to integrate `Free Download Manager` with chrome?

I have Free Download Manager installed. When I download Free Download Manager extension from chrome web store It does get installed OK, but when I try to download files they are being downloaded ...
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How to set homepage in chrome using a batch file

How can I set the homepage in chrome and firefox using a batch file? I can set the homepage in IE using this: REG HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main /V "Start Page" /D ...
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Does a Java plugin for Chrome exists that does not use NPAPI?

This is my follow-up question to "Java plugin doesn't work in Chrome — how can I fix this?". Google writes that they will completely remove NPAPI support in Chrome 45. My question: Is there an ...
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Force Chrome to refresh page upon clicking a specific object

Is there a way I can have the browser refresh the entire page when a specific object is clicked? When I hover over the object Chrome gives me this ...
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Check hover event in inspect element of Google Chrome

Can any one help me how to check hover event in Google Chrome inspect element like we see in Mozilla Firefox inspect element?
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How do I fix a Google Chrome corrupt settings file? I tried it *all* but it keeps re-appearing, even without synchronization

I tried the following: Reset Browser settings Removing %LOCALAPPDATA%\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default Removing %AppData%\Chrome\User Profile Remove user from settings page Uninstall Chrome, delete ...
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What are the commands that firefox and google chrome print html files to pdf?

In either Firefox or Google Chrome On Ubuntu 14.04, I can hit Ctrl+P and choose "Print to file" to print the current html webpage to a pdf. Are the browsers using some printing commands outside of ...
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YouTube video turns black after few seconds

I am trying to watch YouTube videos, but after a few seconds the video area turns black even though it keeps on playing. Any tips why? I use latest Chrome on Windows 7, and a Lenovo Thinkpad.
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shortcut to copy the autocomplete result in chrome's launcher?

whenever you use chrome's launcher to do a calculation, such as put in "2+2=" it shows the result below it before you press enter. how can I get this result into my clipboard the fastest, preferably ...
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How to chrome keychain in linux

Wishing to download a copy of my keychain like OSX comino does. Is this possible and if so how... Context: I use pgp and crypt my drives.. all to often tho I have public machines or installers ...
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How to use google translate extension with PDF files?

I want to use the Google Translate extension in Chrome when I'm reading PDF file. Google Translate extension just translates a page and word document. I want to use it to translate PDF when I select ...
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Listen for mouse extra-buttons in browser

I would like to use extra button of my Logitech mouse in a web context. I am on Ubuntu (but there is similar things in other OS), and I can bind these buttons with OS actions. -> Answer for: Is ...
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Inspect HTML shows code that view-source can't

For some random website, I see some text and when I try to search for it in the source I cannot find it but when I open up inspect element and use its search function I can find the text. Why is this ...
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Spell-check stopped working Google Chrome vr Version 42.0.2311.135 m

Spell checker in Chrome stopped working. Google Chrome client Version 42.0.2311.135 m, WinXP SP3.
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Adobe Acrobat 9 viewer doesn't save filled out form fields in Chrome

I have Adobe Acrobat 9 installed and use it to fill out PDF forms online. Problem is, in Google Chrome the Adobe Acrobat viewer seems to be more limited: it doesn't show the message above the ...
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Prevent Google Chrome from treating all URLs with a common base as SSL connections

I host several websites via an ISP-provided DNS name, and I split them up beyond my router's port 80 using an installation of haproxy. It has worked very well for my (I think it's 11) unique websites ...
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Chrome downloading pages rather than loading them

For some reason recently Chrome began downloading specific pages rather than attempting to render them. But it isn't actually downloading the page, instead it's saving off some sort of error message: ...
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if ftp anon access allowed, Chrome forgets ftp user if I click on a folder

I have a repo, anonymous users can log in: ftp://repo.company.com --> anon_folder --> anon_file There is access for logged users: ftp://user@repo.company.com --> user_folder --> ...
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How to change Chrome's data-directory when the previous user was locked?

The last user of this PC was sent away, his user is now locked, and in my user (I can execute as admin) when I try to open Chrome it shows this message: I tried this command: mklink /d ...
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How to switch to a non-visible profile/person in chrome?

I created a 9th profile/person in chrome and want to switch to it. The problem is that I can't see it in the Switch person window. How can I switch to the invisible 9th person/profile? See ...
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Google Chrome bookmark star icon grayed isn't working

If a page is already bookmarked it looks yellow but I can't 'unbookmark' the page, if the page is not bookmarked the star is completely gray and pressing it does nothing at all. I have looked around ...
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Chrome htaccess cache not enabled

When I go to an internal website using Chrome, I have to enter htaccess login credentials. However, in Firefox, when the htaccess login popup appears, the credentials are already filled in (obfuscated ...
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An active extension that isn't in the extensions list?

I have an adware extension that announced itself as a "new extension" in my top-right drop-down menu. I clicked on that, thinking it would bring me to the extensions page, but rather than do that it ...
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Get OS X Chrome to accept self-signed SSL certificate for localhost

I've been trying to get this working all day, and I have a strong feeling that my issue is specific to Yosemite. I'm running OS X 10.10.3 on a retina Macbook Pro. I took instructions from ...
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How to make Chrome when launched by other programs use my command lines i defined?

For security concerns, i've set chrome to launch with this: --cipher-suite-blacklist=0x0005,0x0004,0xc011,0xc007 --ssl-version-min=tls1.2 I use Windows 7, and when i click it from my TaskBar it ...
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I can't quit Google Chrome because of Chrome pop-ups [duplicate]

I think that this has something to do with MacKeeper because my computer and Chrome always worked fine before I accidentally installed it not knowing what I was doing. I can't delete MacKeeper and ...
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Does Firefox support folder upload?

I enjoy folder upload in Google Drive, which works in Google Chrome. Recently, I've switched back to Firefox, and when I tried to upload a folder to Google Drive just now: Is that true? Does ...
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Find URLs of images by inspect elements in Firefox? (similar to Chrome?)

In Google Chrome, I right click in a webpage, and select Inspect Elements -> Resources -> Frames -> (Search) -> Images where I can see the URLs of the image files in the webpage. If I ...
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Is there a way to hide Chrome from Windows Notification Area Icons?

Is there a way to hide Chrome's icon when chrome is running in background?
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Log in to Google Maps with my private (non-administered) account

This has been driving me crazy every couple of weeks for months now... I have two primary google accounts. One is my private account, the other is the corporate administered account. We'll call the ...
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View Google Chrome history on current device only

In Google Chrome 42, it is combining a user's history from home to work and school. A teacher saw the history and saw very questionable pornographic materials (we have a zero-tolerance policy for ...
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Stop Google automatically to copy favorites from one computer to another

I have some favorite sites added to favorites in google Chrome. Now with my surprise I saw that these links also show up in my work computer!!! No clue how they came here!!! I think Google somehow ...
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How to remove facebook news add from my browser [duplicate]

Hi i'm getting this advert while surfing the internet. It's very iritating please help me http://facebook.com-important-finance-news.ninja/?z9ps5pq2l3
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Browser only audio clipping

I have a strange sound clipping problem that seems to be isolated to browser/html5/flash audio. It seems to be isolated only to videos played through my browser and happens the same whether I use the ...
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How to remove luckysearches.com? [duplicate]

I accidentally opened an unknown sofware installer out of sandbox and kaboom! It installed lots of useless adware most of which was easy to remove, but even after following the uninstall instructions ...
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Chrome: Any way to assign sticky window name

Typically I use about 10 different browser windows (always on). I'd like to have a way to set "sticky" window names so that I can locate one I'm looking for quickly when switching (using keyboard ...
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How did I pin Chrome to my Win7 TaskBar multiple times?

I have seen many many questions, including Pin same app multiple times in Windows 7, but they are all asking how to do something I have already done. I certainly did not use one of the solutions in ...
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Chrome not accepting any keyboard entry until I type somewhere else

Just a curious bug, I'd like to see if anyone else has it. I'm running Xubuntu 14.04 with Chrome Version 42.0.2311.90 (64-bit). About once a day, I cannot enter any letters into the url bar until I ...
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Is there any way to fix Google Chrome's issue with fonts?

I'd like to preface this by saying that I don't want to replace Helvetica with Arial. Anyway, I've noticed that while developing websites, some fonts look weirdly smoothed in Google Chrome. (For ...
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Chrome Enable new profile management system

I want to be able to protect my Chrome user profile with a password so I don't have to constantly login/out of all sites to maintain privacy on a shared PC. I enabled the flag Enable new profile ...