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Start text search from focus point in chrome

In chrome, when I start typing for a text search, it searches from the beginning of the document rather than from where I am looking in the document. Is there a way to do the latter? (currently I have ...
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How can I modify data stored by Chrome extensions?

Various chrome extensions store data about their settings and other persistent information (whitelists for adblock and ghostery, scripts for tampermonkey, styles for stylish, etc). Where do they store ...
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strange jsfiddle screen, is this a virus?

I got the picture below when I had jsfiddle site open in chrome when my internet got disconnected. Is this a feature of jsfiddle or is this a some sort of malicious software on my machine? Same thing ...
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How can I display Unicode characters in Windows Chrome like I do in Chrome OS?

How can I have Unicode characters such as {u+1f167} display in Windows Chrome like they do in Chrome on my Chromebook? In Chrome OS, my example character looks like this.. But in Chrome on Windows ...
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Is there any privilege difference between local files and internet files in chrome?

Internet Explorer has a Local intranet security zone and local file(file:///c:/xxx.htm) has more privileges than a page in Internet security zone(http://www.example.com). Will local pages in Chrome ...
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allow java applets in browser

I really don't get the policy of not allowing java applets in browser. I mean, I understand that the java does not run automatically for security reasons, but it seems that there is actually no way ...
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Google Chrome Randomly Downloading itself

I'm not normally a Chrome user. I use IE11 on a business laptop, running Win7-32bit. Lately, Google Chrome is been downloading itself and changing all my IE shortcuts to use Chrome instead of IE. I ...
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Change position/size of chrome notifications on OSX?

Currently the Google Chrome notification appears in the top right (and its a bit big for my liking). Is there anyway to setup position/size? (even a dirty hack) Edit: as comment below looks like ...
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Chrome Flash Player: Couldn't load plugin

One of my primary browsers has been Chrome, which did the job for me. Up until recently Flash Player worked fine until I had to manually enable Flash for every page. The last time Flash worked it ...
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Chrome (on Windows) stopped showing certificate selection dialog

I have several certificates that I need to use on a certain web site. At a certain point, Chrome stopped showing the certificate selection dialog, and started automatically selecting the certificate I ...
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Insert Hyperlink to an IP Address

I can open a browser (Chrome or Firefox or Internet Explorer) and enter an IP address in the Address bar, say: 134.170.185.46 and the browser will open the website (Microsoft.com) directly - ...
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Google Chrome's suggestions are giving me my file names. Why?

When I type in a search bar on my Google Chrome browser, it suggests me search terms like "AES Encryption Essay" or "Java Applet 1". These random terms are the names of my desktop files. Why is ...
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Volume decreases on Google Chrome when I switch tabs

When I have Spotify running or a Youtube video playing on a different tab, Google Chrome automatically decreases the volume to a very low level. There is no change in the volume mixer, but it is a ...
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Only allow download from specific sites in Chrome

Some of my co-workers in the company that I am working for are downloading torrents and music online; my boss is blaming me for the slow internet connection. We are using Chrome as our only browser ...
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I restarted Chrome to upgrade and lost all my tabs & windows. How do I get them back?

I restarted Chrome to upgrade it by clicking Upgrade Chrome and now I lost all my tabs & windows that I had open. How do I get them back? I looked in History and it shows many pages from yesterday ...
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The full web browsing history of my home computer has fully got synced into my office computer web browser [duplicate]

I use Google chrome at my office and at my home. Today I discovered that all the websites I did brows yesterday at home, all of the histories are present at my office computer's Google chrome browser. ...
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Chromium: prevent unpacking tar.gz

The latest Chrome and Chromium seems to unpack .tar.gz files automatically for me on OS X and Linux. When using wget with the same URL, it shows: $ wget http://mydomain/dir/file.tar.gz ... HTTP ...
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Is it possible to force the browser to ignore “weak ephemeral Diffie-Hellman public key”?

Is it possible to force the browser to ignore the "Server has a weak ephemeral Diffie-Hellman public key" error? I've tried it on Opera, Chrome and Firefox. But there is nothing too visible that ...
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Setting up Chrome bookmark to customizeable URL

I'd like to set up a Chrome bookmark that allows me to input a piece of the URL. For example, I have 3 pages on a website I visit - www.fakewebsite.com/1, www.fakewebsite.com/2, www.fakewebsite.com/3 ...
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Downloading a large number of files from online directory

I want to download 100+ audio files from a website. The link to the files is of the form www.foo.com/bar/XXX.mp3 where XXX varies as 001, 002, and so on. www.foo.com/bar is accessible and has links to ...
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Allow plugins for local files

Chrome is my standard viewer for PDF files, but it is also configured to "Let me choose when to run plugin content". When viewing PDF files in the internet, I can choose to allow the domain in the ...
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How to use NPAPI (Silverlight for Netflix etc) in Chrome after September 2015 (version 45 update)

Come September Google want npapi to RIP - https://www.chromium.org/developers/npapi-deprecation What is a good strategy to prevent Chrome from updating beyond version 44 or a similar workaround? ...
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apple store showing different page in wget

istore.apple.com live url is different that url which is downloaded using wget Open this url in browser https://itunes.apple.com/us/genre/ios-games-action/id7001?mt=8&letter=A You will see ...
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How to make Google Chrome behave normaly again

I'm using Windows 8 and I recently updated chrome as well as my entire system. Now whenever I click on the chrome Icon pinned to my taskbar instead of popping up a single window that is floating in ...
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Fixed information bar for chrome

Can you get Google Chrome to stop that annoying hover information bar, and install a fixed one at the bottom instead, like older versions of Firefox, etc. I do not like how it pops up randomly over ...
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How to stop Google Chrome to be installed on my Computer? [duplicate]

i have found that i had a adware installed on my Windows 8.1 PC that keep installing either Opera or Chrome, i managed to remove it so never mind that, but Chrome keep being installed every one hour ...
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Does Chrome-desktop have built-in “disable all flash” feature?

For various reasons[1], I wish to use Chrome-desktop but without the Flash plugin. Does Chrome-desktop have built-in (i.e. without a plugin/add-on/etc) "disable all flash" feature? or a "only play if ...
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How to sync bookmarks (favourites) between Google Chrome and Chromium

I'm new to the world of Raspberry 2 and Linux and I have install Chromium on the Raspberry. I did this because I thought it would be a good way to access my Google Chrome Bookmarks (Favourites). ...
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Website “unsafe” on Chrome and other browsers

I recently switches to HTTPS with a free certificate from WoSign (https://buy.wosign.com/free/ definitely recommend it because it provides free SSL for up to 3 year and free renewal and multiple ...
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How do I change the icon on a Chrome tab?

I have set up Chrome to always open the Gmail Offline app on startup so that I always have a synched version of my email when I'm offline. However, I'd like the tab for the Gmail Offline to have the ...
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Chrome cannot use Virtual Smart Card, IE works fine

In Chrome under Windows 8.1, when logging in to a site that requires a certificate, and trying to use a Virtual Smart Card, I'm getting the message "The security device cannot perform the requested ...
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Clearing just cache without removing history, saved credentials

I recently started using Google Chrome browser. It looks good, but I get confused with "Clear browsing data" setting (see image below). My question: How to I clear only cached files without ...
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Is there a way to hide all Chrome extension icons or make sure address bar is visible?

I am often use few windows side by side and all extension icons are taking too much space. I hid the buttons for everything I rarely use, but then if I need it I have to go to extensions and enable ...
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How to set mono font for stackoverflow site in Chrome?

In Chrome font settings, I set the Settings >> Customize Font>> fixed width font to Source Code Pro, when I view site like stackoverflow, superuser.com, the code font is not what I set, it's another ...
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SSMS2012 Help going to Chrome rather than MSIE

Running Win7 Ent 64bit From within SSMS 2012 SP2, when I hit F1 (or Help, View Help), I am taken to Google Chrome rather than MSIE11. By every indication I can find, MSIE11 is my default browser, not ...
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Laptop is unable to load webpages in Chrome or IE, over WiFi or Ethernet. Can ping servers through Command Prompt, but only reliably by IP address

Yesterday, while at school, I downloaded and installed WAMP on my laptop, and this seems to have caused my computer to be unable to load any webpages. Before I knew about WAMP, I was partway ...
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I want to restore all my bookmarks after I have reinstalled

I was facing a lot of problems while using Google Chrome as in a lot of adds were coming up which was very annoying . I uninstalled my google chrome and then reinstalled it. I forgot I had so many ...
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How to stop Google Chrome taking over Internet Explorer? [duplicate]

I have been using Google Chrome for years. Loved it, up until recently. I had Adblock installed but ads were coming through and disrupting my work. Then Adblock just disappeared from the ...
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Can I use Fiddler's reverse proxy feature to debug a https site?

I want to debug the traffic between Chrome on Android and GMail. However, setting Fiddler as a normal proxy server intercepting HTTPS doesn't work - I guess Chrome is using certificate pinning for ...
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Why does pasting a multiline text copy (from a pdf) paste only some of the words in the text to the destination?

Often when I copy some text (multiline text from a pdf file) using the Ctrl + C keys and paste the copied text using Ctrl + V only some of the text that I had initially highlighted gets pasted. ...
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In Google Chrome/ Chromium net-internals events, what is “DISK_CACHE_ENTRY”?

What are the DISK_CACHE_ENTRY urls in chrome://net-internals/#events, and why are they happening when no remote resources are being asked for? A google search mostly shows bug reports and source ...
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MSN homepage opens whenever my internet goes down

When I get the link I'll edit it to be on here also not sure what SE site to post this on, thought this would be my best bet. My internet has been really bad lately so it keeps going down, BT is ...
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How can I manually add Chrome 43 (64-bit) Protocol “Content” Handlers (LINUX)

In my LINUX Chrome browser install, I regularly run 1 Inbox and 2 Gmail apps. Whenever I click on a mailto: link elsewhere w/in Chrome, it would be nice to be able to choose which running app I'd like ...
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Migrating Google Chrome profile from Windows 7 to Windows 8 resulted in “corrupted” profile

So I bought this new computer with Windows 8 on it. Before I can just copy and paste the user profile folder from old computer to new computer and voila, it works. But not with Windows 8. I tried to ...
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How to manually introduce a script for testing on Firebug or Chrome's developer tools

I'd like to test how my script works on different sites. I wonder if it is possible to use the developer tools to execute it. I tried adding it to the tag but it doesn't execute. Does someone know ...
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Disable the request to auto-save passwords

While using web browser like Mozilla Firefox or Google Chrome, the browser pops up a dialog for "Would you like to remember the password on https://.....?" Every new account type I need to click ...
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Shortcut for closing opened files on chrome developer tools (sources area)?

Is there any shortcut can i use to close opened tab on chrome developer tool ? The opened tab is on sources area of chrome developer tools.
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Sync Chrome bookmarks without admin access

If I install Chrome in a Windows laptop without admin access, all sync functionalities are disabled. This is unlike Firefox - which continues to sync, I suppose because it doesn't use a Windows ...
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Google Chrome extension [closed]

I am looking in Chrome for an extension (?) that allows , from a list, to change the location of the country's URL. Example. I am in USA and want to look at how a website looks in Brazil. I can ...
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“The sync server is busy, please try again later” in Chromium Sign In on Raspbian

I'm sorta at my wits end on this one. I've Googled it and the question has been asked a few times but there has never been a definitive answer that I can find. I am 100% able to sign into my Google ...