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Can you live stream WebM to Chrome browser?

I know you can stream media by using stuff like VLC to browser that also with a VLC plugin. Chrome also supports WebM (VP8) encoding video format playback natively. BUT when I try to stream a WebM ...
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Google Chrome page load problem (ERR_TIMED_OUT)

I am having this annoying problem with Google Chrome, although I used to love Chrome I will switch to Firefox if the problem persists. Sometimes while loading a page Chrome fails and displays ...
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Flash intermittently disappears in Chrome on Mac

It seems like every couple of hours flash stops working in Google Chrome on my Mac Book Pro. Any clues as to why this is happening and how I can prevent it from happening? version info 8.0.552.224 ...
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Disable SSL hostname check in Chrome

How I disable SSL certificate error when CN does not match DNS name in Chrome? In IE, this is done by Tools -> Internet Options -> Advanced (tab) -> Scroll down to section "Security" -> checkbox: ...
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Internet Explorer and Firefox crash, but Chrome doesn't?

I have a system where either IE 8 or Firefox 3.5 will crash out without any error message, and do this spontaneously after about 1 or 2 minutes of being open. Chrome, however, is stable and doesn't ...
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Chrome doesn't open links from third-party software

I have weird problem, not latest Chrome, nor Chromium doesn't open links from third-party applications, like skype (I've tested on latest stable and latest beta versions). It's easy reproducable, if I ...
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Making Google Chrome my default browser disables hyper-links in Windows Live Messenger?

Making Google Chrome my default browser disables hyper-links in Windows Live Messenger? They show up just as text. How can I fix this, besides making Firefox default again?
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How to configure Synaptics TrackPoint/UltraNav for specific applications?

I have a ThinkPad X61, and I'd like to configure sensitivity of the Synaptics pointing stick scrolling feature on a per-application basis. I did this about 4 years ago on my ThinkPad T41, using a ...
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Removing invisible extension “happysale” in google chrome

The extension "happysale" is showing ads by "gifton" in Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox, and I seem to be unable to remove it. When I go to extensions in Chrome I can't see it, but when i go to ...
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ERR_SSL_VERSION_OR_CIPHER_MISMATCH when opening Github

I am getting ERR_SSL_VERSION_OR_CIPHER_MISMATCH error when opening github (specifically https://github.com/). Is something wrong with the server or is my browser set up incorrectly? I have chrome 38 ...
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Why is my Google Chrome omnibox squishy?

Sometimes when I'm typing in the omnibox at the top of Chrome I can't read the autocomplete because it starts displaying a weird compressed screenshot. What's going on?
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Can I change between the two usages of Chrome Switch Users? CTRL-SHIFT-M

I just provisioned a new machine, and inside Google Chrome setup the same two users as on my old machine. Both of these are Windows 8.1 Pro 64 bit. Both are running the same Version of Chrome ...
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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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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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Switching to Oracle Java?

I am on CentOS 7. By default, it comes with OpenJDK and icedtea. Then I installed Oracle's JDK 7 rpm (from its official website) When I try to open a jnlp file through chrome, chrome always uses ...
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How to set profile compatibility of an fMP4 using ffmpeg?

I'm using ffmpeg to generate a fragmented mp4 stream that will be consumed by an HTML5 player. I think I have a correctly formatted mp4 stream of data with an empty moov at the start and a series of ...
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Remotely change the browsers page

Google Chrome can be started with the remote-debugging-port option: $ chromium-browser www.stackoverflow.com -remote-debugging-port=9222 Now lets say I started the remote browser on 192.168.0.10 I ...
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keyboard shortcuts for chrome pdf viewer for rotate clockwise / anticlockwise

the standard pdf viewer in chrome has shortcuts of zoom in/out, but is there a keyboard shortcut for rotating the pdf clockwise or anticlockwise. if not, can you suggest an alternate pdf extension ...
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chrome spawns “kill pages?” text when nothing is wrong

This is a bit different than other questions about the "kill pages" thing. This has been happening from time to time that the box pops up, lists ALL tabs as non responsive but nothing seems to be ...
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Why can't I use Google Search keyboard navigation with Chrome?

Roughly about a week ago I stopped being able to use keyboard navigation in Google Search (i.e. press tab and up/down arrows). I had no issues before, and I've changed nothing as far as I can tell. ...
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Chrome cache protocol: avoid too many redirects

I have a server running apache on http (port 80) and https (port 8443). On the same server I have tomcat running https (port 443) I want to disable https 8443 port on apache server, using only port ...
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Chrome Extension - Rename tabs based on bookmark name

I'm looking for an extension/plug in that will automatically rename tabs based on my bookmark names. Working on browsers with a lot of tabs for reporting and work - wanted to just sort the tabs out. ...
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Firefox image view using css from chrome:// schemed URL

I am running Firefox on Debian Linux. When I view an image directly (e.g: http://localhost/image.png) and I open the element inspector I see the following code: <html> <head> ...
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where is the “Enable Offline Cache Mode” in Chrome 38?

Looking for a way to work offline (when in the train...), reading my already open Chrome tabs. Too often do I loose the content of these tabs because of Chrome trying to refresh it... which inevitably ...
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Load all content of a webpage without having to scroll down

Recently many websites have adopted load on scroll approach. One has to scroll down to load more content for EG: youtube,google,facebook. Is there a way one can load all content without having to ...
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Can we really change the browser screen background in black and the text in white in Chrome?

I wish to have a black background for my browser screen especially in chrome without any bugs
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Is this an automatic setting within Google Chrome?

I have recently bought a MacBook Pro and immediately noticed that, unlike every Windows OS I've worked with, a Google option constantly pops up when I start to type and often blocks the screen. This ...
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Youtube videos become out of sync with chrome

While watching youtube videos, slowly but surely they become out of sync. By pressing progress bar ticker and dragging it to, for example, same position - audio sync issue is fixed, but, after a while ...
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Chrome processes even though I have uninstaled Chrome

I installed Chrome several weeks ago and didn't like it. So I uninstalled. But now I see that I have Chrome processes running and have started getting messages that Chrome is causing a high CPU load. ...
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Is there a way to export my adblock settings from Chrome to Safari?

I am using AdBlock in chrome: https://getadblock.com/gplus/v2.6-released/ and I have several custom div's I have hid in many web pages I use. I want to switch to Safari from Chrome. Is there any ...
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Automatically save login details in Chrome without a prompt

Although there is an experimental feature as : chrome://flags/#enable-automatic-password-saving But enabling it hasn't changed anything at all. It still prompts to save password and doesn't when you ...
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Java blocks applet on whitelisted site

On the webpage http://smbus.org/faq/crc8Applet.htm there is an applet for demonstrating the calculation of an 8-bit cyclic redundancy check. Java in Chrome and IE on MSWin7 will not allow this to run. ...
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Is there a way to read chrome's “safe browsing” files?

I was looking through my appdata and I noticed that in < AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data > there are files that start with "Safe Browsing" and ending in "Bloom, Bloom prefix set, cookies, ...
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Show Websites with their own icons in the windows 7 taskbar

I want to add some websites to my taskbar and run them in their very own (chrome) instances with their icons. I tried to create a short cut on my desktop and move it to the taskbar, but this adds ...
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NET::ERR_CERT_DATE_INVALID error in Chrome when browsing python.org or github.com

Since one of the latest chrome updates, I'm getting this error that does not allow me to access some webs such as python.org or github.com. I've googled the problem but they say that it is generated ...
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windows7 - Google Chrome

How can I retrieve web searching history on Google Chrome? My history data is being cleaned after 10 weeks. Is it possible to view the files, and how do I access them?
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Chrome: force youtube to play video in h.264 instead of WebM/VP9

I am using Chrome as my usual browser on OS X. Since the introduction of VP9, youtube videos are now mostly streamed in VP9, requiring a lot of CPU computing to decode and killing my battery. In ...
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How do I disable Chrome from converting pdf documents into text

Since a recent update, every time I download a .pdf and view it in Google Chrome, the document displays the original content for a brief amount of time, the amount of time required for Chrome to use ...
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Not using CONNECT for SSL with Squid proxy

I want to disable encryption between my browser and my Squid so that I can get Squid to cache the pages. As using my own server and SSH port forw I'm not that worried about security. I already tried ...
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Google Chrome new tab behavior change

I want to change the behavior of "New Tabs" that are opened in Google Chrome. What I want is whenever I open new tab in chrome the newly opened tab doesn't load itself until I switch to that tab. Is ...
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Reducing the menu delay in Google Chrome

Is there any way to reduce or even better remove the menu delay in Google Chrome? I am especially interested in removing those delays in the bookmark menu. E.g. on Windows we can remove the menu ...
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Is there a way to play a sound when a tab or page received new data?

Say (for instance) you're using twitter and you want to know if there's a new tweet without having to constantly watch it's tab to appear the number of new tweets, by playing a sound. Is there an ...
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Keyboard shortcuts for Chrome 37's save-password dialog

What keyboard shortcuts exist for Chrome 37's save-password dialog (or similar dialogs, like the one about translating a page)? So far I've noticed that if I hit Tab twice, the button to save the ...
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Google Chrome sometimes loads a new tab with only a quarter of the page visible

This happens once a day or so, seemingly at random. It never happens in any other program. Refreshing the tab doesn't change anything. I have to close the tab and reopen it. The whole page is there, ...
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How to hide alt tags in Firefox?

I use this addon to block images in Firefox https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/image-block/ . And this one to block in Chrome ...
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Can't log into certain websites with Chrome, but it works with Firefox

I use Chrome 36.0.1985.143 m on Windows 7. Sometimes when I try to log into certain websites using Google Chrome, I get sent back to the original login page with empty username and password fields. ...
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Manually add video file to Chrome cache

This might be a bit of an odd question considering most people want to do the opposite (i.e, save a video file to disk from cache), but I'm using CyTube (http://cytu.be/) to simulwatch shows with my ...
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Why are Chrome and Opera not showing content?

So I seem to be having this issue on a couple of sites now and only in Chrome (36.0.1985.125 m) and Opera (23.0.1522.60). Firefox, IE, Safari and even Chrome Canary are working as expected. The ...
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Chrome redirecting to developer.yahoo.com/yql/console

I was trying to reach nintendo.com and chrome redirected me to developer.yahoo.com/yql/console for a few minutes. All other domains were okay. Another person in my office was able to access the site ...