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Error code: ERR_NAME_RESOLUTION_FAILED

I get the error code: ERR_NAME_RESOLUTION_FAILED whenever I try to go to http://reddit.com on my computer. So far I have tried: setting my static DNS server to 8.8.8.8 and 8.8.4.4. executing netsh ...
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How to hide the bookmark bar?

I would like to completely disable the bookmark bar from Google Chrome and I don't find any information on the web. If I disable the bookmark bar, it still appears in an embedded bar to the Google ...
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Chrome, Firefox, and the mistery cache

I am developing a website. It's just few lines of html. No phg, nothing fancy, very simple. When I upload my file (Core ftp), the updates don't show on Chrome. I hard reloaded it 1000 times. F5, Ctrl ...
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Identify browsing location in Chrome history

I understand that Chrome syncs the browsing history between my home and office PCs. Is there a way to distinguish browsing location in the history? Can my office network detect what I am browsing at ...
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Launch chromium with settings tab open from command line

I have found this chromium http://example.org http://example.org To open two tabs of example.org, but chromium http://example.org http://example.org chrome://extensions Ignores the ...
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Scroll-wheel TOGGLES to “zoom” on desktop and chrome

Sometimes my mouse decides to toggle scroll-is-now-zoom mode. I then need to restart the machine. It's happened around 3-6 times in the last couple of months. Affected areas: Desktop (zooming ...
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Google chrome helper using a lot of memory MAC

i find in my activity monitor that i have around 10 google chrome helper processes and most of them use 300-400 mb.On some questions i read, they say to change the plugins from run automatically to ...
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Attempting to redirect webpage to local html file, does not launch html file

Just out of curiousity I'm attempting to redirect 'www.google.com' to a local html file on my pc. As in every attempt of loading google.com, it would instead boot up the html file. The html file ...
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Google Chrome fails to recognize my nVidia GPU

I am using a laptop and I have NVIDIA Optimus (dual Intel/nVidia GPU). I already enabled the "high performance GPU" for chrome.exe inside the NVIDIA Control Panel. When I open Chrome, the NVIDIA tray ...
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Google Chrome Portable Settings: Keep previous settings

I am using Google Chrome Portable V39 from PortableApps. The problem I have is that the search settings and homepage settings are not carried over when I go use Chrome in another computer. I will ...
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How can I disable all Chinese characters on windows?

A friend of mine is trying to get his daughter to use english more, but she has immersed herself in a bubble of chinese language content. He asked me to find a way to stop her form browsing chinese ...
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Where does Chrome define default extensions when creating a new user

At the moment I'm specifically looking for this for Chrome on a Mac. When creating a new user where does Chrome copy the defaults from? I suspect something located in ~/Library/Application\ ...
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Chrome redirects to unwanted site

I changed hosts file: 127.0.0.1 localhost 127.0.0.1 midori.dev.lv as well as httpd-vhosts.conf file: <VirtualHost *:80> ServerAdmin webmaster@dummy-host2.example.com DocumentRoot ...
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Is there any way to reassign Chrome browser's keyboard shortcuts

On Windows, my Google Chrome browser is intercepting my keyboard combination Ctrl +Alt +O . This is an important key combination in another program I use, but every time I hit that key combination in ...
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chrome: download only the audio directly from youtube (no conversion, no demuxing)

Flashgot (for Firefox) has a way to download only the audio of a Youtube video. It exposes links to the audio that looks like this: ...
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Shockwave and spotify

When I turn my computer on I open sptoify and listen to it fine, however when I go online to watch a video or play some flash game shockwave will not respond. Then when I try listening to music on ...
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How to deimport bookmarks from Chrome

I recently imported the bookmarks from Safari to Chrome on my Mac and got some kind of mess. So now I regret about it... Is there any way to deimport those bookmarks (remove the imported bookmarks ...
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How can I selectively disable paste blockers

As more and more websites add paste blocking code of one type or another to e-mail and password fields and more people use password managers, the two are increasingly coming into conflict. While ...
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What takes the most time when Chrome starts? [closed]

What takes the most time when Chrome starts? I'm just curious on the technical reason behind it. I'm not looking for advice on how to speed it up Some guesses: Is it starting the V8 JavaScript ...
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Shockwave Flash not responding

When I am trying to load video from multiple site i get the notice "A plug-in (shockwave flash) isn't responding". I have looked up solutions on multiple forums and sites and nothing has worked for ...
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found a bunch of DO_NOT_TRUST_FiddlerRoot personal certificates installed on my system

I was looking at my personal certificates in Google Chrome and found a bunch of DO_NOT_TRUST_FiddlerRoot certs there. I don't know how these got there. Should I be concerned?
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How do I change the homepage and search engine settings in Google Chrome V39 on all network computers

I need to setup Chrome so that the homepage is that of the schools website and the search engine is that of the schools custom one. I know I can sign in to all the computers to sync the the homepage ...
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Allow Tampermonkey scripts in ScriptSafe in Chrome

I am using Google Chrome with Tampermonkey and ScriptSafe extensions. ScriptSafe blocks all the scrpts installed in Tampermonkey. I am wondering if there is anyway to make ScriptSafe to allow ...
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How to Block chrome://extensions/ URL?

How can you block the Chrome URL: chrome://extensions/, such that extensions cannot be disabled, removed, or disabled in incognito mode by anyone (or without a password)? What I've Tried (that's ...
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No login input in Chrome on SSL (which is “blocking” Anno2070)

I bought anno2070 two days ago on steam but couldn't play since. The game keeps asking me for the activation code which I enter and it accepts but than it redirects me to the activation window. I ...
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Change Chrome's font for a specific website?

Is it possible to change the font in Chrome for a specific website? For example, I want to read Wikipedia with Arial 16, but for all other websites I want to use a default font Segoe UI 14pt. I looked ...
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Can YouTube safety mode be configured to survive a browser history clear?

I turned on YouTube's safety mode and set it to "Lock this Browser". Despite the text I found on Google's support site, the lock does not seem to work: Safety mode is enabled on a browser level, ...
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Uninstall BuyNSave extension permanently

How do I find out what program keeps installing BuyNSave extension in Google Chrome? I removed all extensions from Chrome, uninstalled all suspicious applications, but still, BuyNSave appears after ...
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Malicious pop-up in Chrome: “WARNING! Please Install Update To Continue.”

Does anyone know how to get rid of this pop-up: The page at new1getallfilesnow.maynemyltf.netdna-cdn.com says: WARNING! Please Install Update To Continue. OK
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Task Manager processes tab showing exe named eprxymq.exe with a Google Chrome description

My Task Manager processes tab showing exe named eprxymq.exe with a Google Chrome description have been showing up with several entries (more than 5 ) in my task manager. I have done an internet ...
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How to clear ALL auto complete suggestions in Google Chrome?

I know a similar version of this question exists but my question is: How to clear ALL auto complete suggestions in Chrome? Not predictions, not auto fill, but auto complete. (Although, I wouldn't mind ...
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Chrome ERR_NAME_NOT_RESOLVED

I registered a CNAME record from mydomain.futbol to a godaddy domain I can correctly ping the new address, the trace route reaches godaddy servers. I can not display the page on my browser, I get this ...
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Why can I not view sites when I click on their links in google search?

I'm having problems with google search link redirects. For example, if I copy paste a link into my address bar, I'm fine. But if I were to click on that link in a google search, I get that the ...
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Chrome opens a page in a new tab but fails on any subsequent pages

Ok so this is an issue I just remotely tried to fix and can verify it, it's quite strange. In any new tab, or new window, the very first page loaded will load in it's entirety, any links clicked will ...
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Google chrome language changed in android. How to get English back?

The solutions posted for desktop don't work. The language is set to Tamil. Chrome://chrome/settings/languages does not open in android. What to do to get back English in android?
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Fuzzy text is displaying in Google chrome for quoted text

I am facing this issue after updating to Google chrome 39 version. The quoted text in web pages are not displaying properly. Please find an example below. The same is displaying properly in ...
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Bold fonts rendered ugly in web browsers (IE and Chrome)

I have a terrible issue with both browsers, I've read that is caused by Helvetica fonts, I've removed that fonts, deleted FNTCACHE.dat, restarted Windows and this ugly font still appear in bold text, ...
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Strange issue with Google

I have installed Ubuntu on my laptop. Now I have dual boot Windows 8.1 and Ubuntu 14.10 both of them are x64 bits. I have two problems: The first one is the I can't connect to their server from the ...
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Large file download causing Chrome and Firefox to crash

I've been trying to download a file of 1.2GB(and my C: drive has over 400 free GB), and the same thing happens on both Chrome and Firefox(Haven't tried IE), on two different wifi networks I've tried ...
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how to create Google Chrome shortcut on desktop for CentOS

I have successfully downloaded and installed Google Chrome from repository, and I can run it from a terminal. My question is, how can I create a shortcut or a launcher on my desktop in CentOS ?
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Issue with google display and results, on all browsers

I have a 3-yr old desktop with a new SSD and a fresh copy of Windows 8.1. Googling is producing some subtly strange results which are consistent across different browsers. On other computers (which ...
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Selenium with PhantomJS, click() not working

I have a working script to manipulate a site. When running with webdriver.Chrome(chromedriver.exe) it works like a charm. But when I try with webdriver.PhantomJS(phantomjs.exe) it doesn't work. More ...
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how can I view a single website as a dual left and right pane

Is there a way to view a single webpage, not two different pages, as a dual left and right pane? This is, instead of having a long screen of say, 1080x1920 pixels, which would allow me to see the top ...
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Can the trackpad pinch gesture be remapped to “close tab” in Google Chrome?

Question The trackpad pinch gesture in Google Chrome zooms out. Can the pinch gesture be reconfigured to close the tab? Doesn't matter how it would be accomplished: out-of-the-box, with a Google ...
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How to enable specific extensions in Firefox private mode?

I'm planning to use time tracking plugins for my time spent on the web and would like the private browsing sessions to be counted in. In Chrome you can separately enable specific plugins in ...
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Gmail in Chrome: how to disable the Cmd (or Ctrl) + Enter shortcut for sending

I have searched for disabling the Cmd+Enter shortcut (or Ctrl+Enter sous Windows) for sending the composed email in Gmail in Chrome, but did not find any solutions. Hope that somebody can help. Thank ...
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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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How to make “Disable Developer Mode” disable in Google Chrome?

I've installed a chrome extension by unpacking it, (It was not downloaded from Chrome Store) for which I had to select the option Developer Mode Now every time the browser is opened, a pop up comes ...
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Downloading speed in google chrome is very slow

I just installed a new windows 8.1 pro 64bit system on my new SSD. After installing chrome (Version 39.0.2171.95 m) I noticed download speed is terrible, 7 kb/s on average. On speedtest.net it is ...
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Google Chrome Privacy Error NET::ERR_CERT_DATE_INVALID

Background: I'm running Windows 7 SP1. Using Chrome 39.0.2171.95 m. For a while my computer's clock was set to sync with time-b.nist.gov automatically, but the correct time would never display. It ...