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Disabling Auto-Update on Chrome from `chrome://plugins`

On Google Chrome there's no GUI option (at least documented) to disable Auto Updates for the browser, if one needs to stop it they have to go through a process that involves disabling the update ...
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DNS Lookup for “d2e24t2jgcnor2.webhostoid.com” failed. requested name is valid but no data of the requested type was found

I am using a public wifi connection at my hostel. this is what comes up. my other laptop accepts proxy settings, but I cannot update my proxy IP on this laptop. What might be the problem? I have gone ...
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Text Appearing as Boxex [], “not in chrome”, on right click, control panel, office,…many placeses

Text Appearing as Boxex [], "not in chrome", on right click, control panel, office,....many placeses i read out other similar question but didn't find help full, i just want US English language
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Add command to Chrome to open selected host name in PuTTY

Every time I have to copy the AWS EC2 public DNS and open PuTTY and connect. Public DNS: ec2.us-west-1.compute.amazonaws.com As an alternative, how can I add an on select this public DNS and right ...
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chrome not loading one website

I've been trying to connect to a single website (usepanda.com) all day in Chrome. I've tried connecting with two entirely different internet connections. I've checked with the websites that see if ...
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Recover text on Reopen closed tab in Chrome

It is easy to hit close mark when switching a tab with mouse. Chrome allows to reopen it. But, does it recover the text? It happened to me when I was editing livejournal post. Chrome did not warn me ...
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Google Chrome not showing emoticon

When I open this website using Google Chrome, I am not able to see some of the icons. See the screenshot below: As you can see, some of the icons appears as a box. But everything is ok when I open ...
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Google Chrome not working on Windows. IE-tab with-in Chrome and Chrome App work

OK, I recently have been having issues with Google Chrome on my laptop computer. Last night I could not get Chrome to work at all at home. I figured it was just a one-night event; however, today at ...
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New Chrome profile: how can I migrate all browser data from one profile to another?

I've had a good look for about an hour on this and have come up blank. Apologies in advance if I'm wasting everybody's time with an elementary question. Running Windows 7. I've created a new Chrome ...
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Friendly Error Messages in Chrome under Windows 7/8

I'm using Dreamweaver and a separate remote testing server. When I smack F12 it sends the text over to the testing server and executes (it's running Active Server Page). Instead of running properly I ...
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How to not show open with window for download file in Firefox?

I have Firefox version 35.0.1 (the most recent) up to this date. I have set to use mTorrent as the default application to open when I try to download a torrent file but everytime the window with ...
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How can I make my Chrome to change the background color of webpages with a single click?

I know I could open the developer tools and change the CSS of a page every time I didn't like the dark background and the white letters. But I'm looking for a feature or extension that could switch ...
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Quit Chrome process from within app

I have a custom web app written in Angular that is launched from a bash script. The app provides a GUI for the user to enter some information. Once the user is done, I'd like the bash script to ...
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How to force google chrome sync to update site favicon

So here is my problem, I accidentally (still not sure how) changed Google home page favicon to another's site favicon, and now I can't change it back. It's synchronized across all my devices. So far I ...
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No longer able to create bookmarks in Chrome 40.0.2214.115 m

I am updated to latest Chrome version and I am noticing for the last few days, I am simply not able to create bookmarks by clicking on the star at the right end of address bar, even though there are ...
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Why does Google Chrome (v40) has so many processes open?

I've recently upgraded my Google Chrome to the newest version (38 -> 40) and I'm experiencing system level crashes. This mostly happens when I have two windows and more than a handful of tabs open. ...
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how can i delete specific parts of the history when i type “ipconfig /displaydns” on command prompt?

I already know how to flush the history in command prompt, but I only want to delete one part of it. I'm not really an expert on command prompt; I only know a few commands, but I really want to learn ...
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Language selection not working Chrome Browser

My clients Chrome browser is displaying results in French rather than English (UK). I have performed the → Settings → Show Advanced Settings → Language → English. When I select English, Chrome ...
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Can Chrome (on windows) watch a file for changes?

I am working on a simple, local HTML file in Windows, and I keep saving in my editor and refreshing in chrome to see the updates. Is it possible for Chrome to "watch" the local file and automatically ...
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Recover Chrome user names and passwords

Re-installed Vista and have Chrome password files Login Data and Login Data-journal in a clone made of the C: drive before factory reset. Even though it is the same machine, same Vista, same ...
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Chrome: How to view bookmarks, saved to Reading List folder

Chrome allows me to save bookmarks to a "Reading List" folder which, in my case, was selected by default. However, when I look in my bookmarks manager, there is no such folder. How do I view the ...
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Google Chrome 'Most Viewed Tiles' [duplicate]

A very handy UI indeed. However, I visit more than 8 sites regularly, and would like to increase this amount WITHOUT using any extensions or addons. Is there not a setting within Google Chrome that ...
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How to enable extensions that are not from Chrome Web Store? [duplicate]

The new version of Chrome will auto disable extensions that are not from Chrome Web Store, and cannot enable it manually in the chrome://extensions page. How to enable the extensions and disable the ...
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Import html favorites file into chrome from command line

I have a list of Favorites from Internet Explorer 11 (Windows 7 SP1 32-bit) which I saved into an .HTML file. I am trying to import the favorites into Chrome from a command line or some sort of ...
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How to make uTorrent open magnet links from Google Chrome?

Nothing happens when I click on a magnet:// link on Google Chrome. How to make that when I click on a magnet:// link on Chrome, uTorrent opens it?
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How to run many instances of Google Chrome in full screen on multi monitor system [duplicate]

I need to run multiple instances of Google Chrome. Each instance must run on different monitor in a multi monitor system (Windows OS) but in full screen without any buttons or menus. I tried several ...
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Browsers delaying 5 seconds before attempting first dns query

I have a fresh OS install with Firefox. When i open Firefox the homepage (google) takes 5-8 seconds to load. All subsequent pages load instantly. I loaded Wireshark to check if its the DNS server ...
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Speed up Chrome dev tools when a data uri is in use

I'm working on a web app where the user can upload an image and crop it, then set the result as the src of an img element. No problems in execution, and it all seems to run just fine. But if I inspect ...
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Java plugin refuses to run

My girlfriend asked me for help with her computer; Windows 7 64-bit. She is not able to view or use anything that requires a Java plugin. I figured it would be a fairly simply fix, however, I was ...
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Gmail loading error

Whenever I load gmail on my Windows 7 machine with the latest Chrome (40.0.2214.11 m), I have been getting a "Loading error, please try Standard HTML view". This has been happening for the last week ...
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Multiple entries for Google Chrome in Open With

On my computer (Windows 8.1), both the Desktop "Open with" submenu and the corresponding WinRT dialog contain multiple entries for Google Chrome, when invoked for an HTML file. So far as I'm aware, ...
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How to open network files from Chrome

How can I open network files from Chrome? Due to security reasons, it does not allow to open local as well as network files. Is there a way to open network files with a single click?
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Link shortener target URL changed, Internet Explorer goes to old link

I'm using the tiny.cc URL shortener to shorten a link to a file (hosted on Dropbox.) I need to update the file every now and then, but this requires me to upload a new copy, changing the URL. I change ...
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how to close google chrome and have it save your tabs

When my computer shuts down due to automatic updates and I restart it all the tabs I had open are restored. But when I do Ctrl + Shift + Q all the tabs are lost. Is there a way to have my tabs saved ...
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Show http:// again in chrome

When you browse to a non-https site, the http:// portion of the URL is hidden. Example: However, on https pages it will automatically prepend the https://, even if you don't include it (which is a ...
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Chrome crashes on printing a document from a webpage

When I try and print a document from a webpage, chrome always crashes on me and won't print. I can't print bank statements, bills via email etc. The error message is this: Problem signature: ...
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Open Excel links in other than default browser

I have many hyperlinks to web pages in an Excel file and I want to open those links either in IE or Chrome depending on the link. Most of my links I use I have no issues with opening the default ...
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Why are Updates Disabled by Administrator?

As per above heading, the question is why. The PC is running fine, no issues and up to date on the current version of Chrome (40.0.2214.111 dev-m). Using run: gpedit.msc 'Windows cannot find file'. ...
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Prevent TextWrangler for changing search

Every time I switch from TextWrangler to my browser and then do a page search for something (e.g. command-F) whatever I search for in Chrome is automatically plunked into my search box when I switch ...
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How do I edit the browser used by Outlook to view emails when selecting the “View in browser” actiion?

I have an issue with my Outlook 2013. Currently when I have opened a mail and I need to inspect some HTML or CSS errors I would like to do this in the Chrome browser. But Outlook is configured to use ...
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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 ? ...