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What is it with Google sites taking forever to load in Google Chrome?

I was trying to access my gmail earlier and after about 20 minutes looking at the little progress bar thing in the middle of the screen, I gave up, loaded IE11 and got into my inbox almost instantly. ...
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Sites redirecting to HTTPS

Not sure if this is the correct place to post this... So since yesterday, most of the websites that I usually visit are redirecting me to the HTTPS version. Is there a way to revert this back so it ...
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Removing the people menu from chrome

I have chrome 44.0.2403.89 (Official Build) (64-bit) on ubuntu 14.04. How do I remove this menu from chrome? I've tried the "obvious solution" -disabling the profile management system in ...
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Chrome adds weird HTTPS:1 header to all requests

I've been getting a lot of weird errors on websites that relate to HTTPS. These sites works great in FF and IE, but fail to load in Chrome. It appears that though I'm requesting an unsecured URL ...
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CSS elements in Dev Tools tooltip

Never seen this before. Can anyone tell me what's going on when a Chrome devtools dimension tooltip has grayed-out CSS elements? Check it out:
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Google Chrome session lost after crashing my computer

I had several tabs in an incognito window open with flash videos playing in some. I pressed ^W a few times in rapid succession and my mac crashed (press any key or wait some seconds to restart). When ...
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Strong Signal ads are making it tough for me to use Chrome [duplicate]

Few days ago I noticed a new phenomena in chrome 1) Whenever I visit a new website, the first click on the site results in a new tap with ads in it and directs me to a website called the ...
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Why my website giving “The site ahead contains harmful programs” error? [closed]

My site is: hints.steptoinstall.com. It's build using Wordpress. My lastest Post is: PHP – Current Year for Copyright, after making this post for the last 5 days I'm getting The site ahead contains ...
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Strong Signal is ruining my Chrome

Few days ago I noticed a new phenomena in chrome Whenever I visit a new website, the first click on the site results in a new tab with ads in it. When searching in Google, some weird results ...
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Random removal of my extensions, Laptop, Windows, Chrome Extensions Ghostery & Adware Plus [duplicate]

My Chrome extensions are constantly being deleted. It happens when my laptop is in use and I reload them every time it happens for fear of my data being corrupted. I estimate they delete themselves ...
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Google Hangouts: Visual alert of new messages when Chrome window is not visible

I use Google Hangouts from within Gmail to text back and forth with people using my Google Voice number. I'm using Chrome on Mac OS X, if that matters. I don't always have my speakers on and even ...
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Why Google Chrome browser change my IP?

When i browse sites google suggest to me to change language of google search page to Romanians,I disable all of my google extensions and tools but problem still exists. how can i see hidden proxies or ...
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Ubuntu can't connect to IPv4 sites, and some very odd network behavior

I'm on Ubuntu 15.04 with Chrome up to date. I've been having a strange problem recently. My internet connection is wireless broadcasted from DSL (AT&T U-Verse to be exact). Viewed with ifconfig, ...
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Persisting input language when switching tabs on chrome

Is there any way to have either windows or chrome remember and switch the current input language whenever I switch tabs? e.g. open a tab on Facebook, switch to French input, open another tab on ...
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How to stop Chrome's “Set up Chrome” page from appearing?

Recent versions of Google Chrome automatically open the "Set up Chrome" page: This page opens up by itself and what seems to be arbitrary times. If I close it and just use my computer normally, at ...
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is browser history part of google profile?

I have been using chrome on a machine I no longer have access to. I would like to access my browsing history. I had assumed it would be downloadable on google takeout along with eg location history ...
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Chrome browser kiosk mode initial focus on Linux

If I run Chrome with the --kiosk flag from some startup file (eg. .config/autostart/chrome.desktop) on Linux / Openbox, it doesn't attain focus on startup. Wich is o.k. for mouse or touch controlled ...
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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 ...