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Google Chrome offers to save password but doesn't actually save

I have the 'Offer to Save Passwords' and 'Autofill' checkboxes marked. Chrome will pop in the save password? prompt, I hit accept, but then when I go to view saved passwords there is nothing there. ...
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Disable mouse button bindings in Chrome

I use X-Mouse to edit the bindings of the side keys on my mouse, and normally they're set to switch to either the left or right virtual desktop. However, whenever I start up Chrome, X-Mouse no longer ...
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Chrome on new Windows install will not sync

I just upgraded my Desktop to Windows 10. Chrome will not sync. I've logged out and back in a couple times and also installed the beta channel. It still will not sync. When I go to chrome://sync ...
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this extension failed to redirect a network request to

I'm using MacBook Pro (Retina, 15-inch, Early 2013) with OS X El Capitan 10.11.4 (15E65). I install uBlock Origin extension to Chrome 51.0.2704.36 beta (64-bit) and I got following Warning (under ...
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How to get the URL of a Chrome webapp which is shown as a desktop app?

I have a Chrome webapp that was created using the "Add to desktop" feature. This creates a "desktop like" app, which is executed in a separate window - without the url bar. While using this app, I'd ...
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Chrome always restart a previous completed download on startup

Why is my version of Chrome always restart the download of a finished file after startup? I've tried to open the files to tell chrome "Hey I have used this file. It's all okay" but after a restart of ...
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Can't load W3 page using IE, but Chrome and Firefox can

Does anyone know why IE can't load the page: https://www.w3.org/TR/xmldsig-core/xmldsig-core-schema.xsd or http://www.w3.org/TR/xmldsig-core/xmldsig-core-schema.xsd but Firefox and Chrome can? IE ...
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Disable “Back” in Chrome's context menu

I'm using chrome and like to right click links, then select 'Open in new tab'. If I slightly mis-click, the regular context menu opens instead, and as its top item is 'Back', such occurs, much to my ...
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How to return the Chrome spell-checking menu?

As you know, in Chrome 49 the spell-checking option in the context menu has disappeared. According to Google they fixed it in Chrome 50. I have a Chrome 51 beta, and I still don't have it. Does ...
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My browser connects to a strange website after a certain span of time [duplicate]

The last 2 days http://trafleyb-sw.ru/ry5/rtk/mgpg is the link which gets connected automatically in my browser. I use Bitdefender total security to counter internet problems. But after multiple scan ...
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Exclude a tab or domain from Chrome's tab discarding

Tab discarding can be disabled entirely, but I'd like to have more control over it. I have gmail open and would like there to be no delays in accessing it. Is this possible, or not, in the current ...
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How do I prevent a chrome extension from being removed?

I am using Blocksi parental controls chrome extension to block access to confidential websites that I login to on my laptop, for in case someone uses my laptop without permission, but the person can ...
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Google Chrome Cache Purpose

I have windows 7 and running a browser same to the google chrome (Slimjet) I have set it to cache Web Pages. and when i saw that folder every time it size gets bigger. I want to know what is the ...
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15 MB SQLite database file from Chrome history shown blank

I accidentally removed the profile from my Chrome on Windows and everything disappeared. Except I was able to recover 15 MB history file from my hard drive it said the file was not corrupted. But ...
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Customise Chrome Taskbar Icon

I saw an answer about changing the Chrome icon when Chrome is running (post) I tried everything, I literally opened every file I could with Resource hacker and changed any icons I could find that had ...
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How to create a desktop shortcut to chrome inspect devices in Windows?

In Chrome, the icon to the left of the URL can be dragged to the desktop to create a shortcut to a web location. How can I create a similar shortcut to chrome://inspect/#devices? Using the same ...
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CAPTCHA modal pop up when browsing on Google telling me there is suspicious activity coming from my IP

I was browsing on the internet yesterday when suddenly a CAPTCHA modal pop up appears saying "we have noticed suspicious activity coming from your IP address" asking me to prove that I am not a robot. ...
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Chrome Incognito mode & Gmail Login

If I open Chrome in Ingognito mode & login to a Gmail account & then open a second incognito window how does Gmail automatically log in into the same account? i.e. What lets Gmail figure what ...
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No “Proceed Anyway” option on ERR_CERT_COMMON_NAME_INVALID in Chrome

I want to go to this link. Chrome won't let me as there is no option on the "Privacy Error" screen shown below. I don't care if this connection is private. It's just a forum post that I wanted to ...
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How to bookmark a favorite without loading the page first? (Internet Explorer, Firefox)

I need to add a bookmark to IE but when I go to the site, it redirects to another page. I don't want to bookmark that page. I want to bookmark the original page before it redirects. How do I do this ...
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Chrome won't launch external application after clicking “start application” within “external protocol request” dialog

After clicking on a magnet link (for example one at: https://www.openoffice.org/distribution/p2p/magnet.html) Chrome will show the usual "external protocol request" dialog where it asks whether to ...
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How easy can someone unlock locked Chrome profile?

If I attach my private profile to my business Chrome and lock it with password, how easy can someone unlock my profile? I have habit to leave my gmail loaded into one tab so I would not like someone ...
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How to bypass ERR_SSL_FALLBACK_BEYOND_MINIMUM_VERSION error?

I am using Chrome v48 and I am getting an error: ERR_SSL_FALLBACK_BEYOND_MINIMUM_VERSION I understand the reason for the error (server is using an unsupported SSL version; SSLv3 I am guessing). ...
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stop Chrome from asking for proxy credentials

I wanted to change my proxy settings for Chrome. I opened the Network tab in Preferences panel on Mac and entered username and password along with ip and port data. When I opened Chrome browser, it ...
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Why is Chrome Browser never showing update notes, and how to check the notes if possible

For a while I've been clicking on the toggle that turns green when there are chrome updates, and let Chrome update itself. But it really makes me feel uncomfortable since I have no idea what Chrome is ...
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Unable to get image from URL at website

When I go to this web-site - http://ships.carnivalentertainment.com/#ship/carnival-inspiration/cameras - and then right click on one of the two ship cams, and open image in a new tab- it works fine. ...
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How do I fix Google Chrome's large icon in its Windows 10 Start Menu tile?

When I pin Google Chrome to the Start Menu, the browser's icon is unusually large. This is the first time I pinned Chrome to the Start Menu after a few months and it wasn't like this before. It used ...
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What is launching Chrome with MSN at system startup?

Since kb3000850 installed itself on my Dell Win8 laptop, Chrome launches with MSN every time I boot my machine, no doubt to make sure all my tracking cookies are up to date. The chrome startup ...
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change download folder based on website from which I download [closed]

Is it possible to change Downloads folder in Google Chrome (or any other browser) on the fly, based on the website from which I download? Example: I start downloading on facebook.com and it downloads ...
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Chrome: Always Translate a Specific Website

Upon visiting a foreign-language website, the user is granted with four options: do nothing, always translate the language, never translate the language and never translate the web page. Is there any ...
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Chrome becomes unresponsive after window “snap”

Chrome occasionally becomes unresponsive after snapping it to the side. The contents fail to resize to the new window size, and Chrome does not respond to any mouse/keyboard input. The work-around is ...
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How to disable or move “Add to dictionary” in Chrome?

I'm not the best speller and sometimes I miss when I click. Consequently I'm constantly going to chrome://settings/editDictionary and clearing it out because I've accidently added a bit of ...
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Windows 10- associate Chrome window with an arbitrary virtual desktop on startup

(W10 tag used b/c only W10 supports multiple virtual desktops. If I read the tag description yet, I should be using VM tag, even though virtual desktops aren't VMs, are they?) I have 8 virtual ...
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“Attention Required” message while browsing sites

I use Google Chrome browser. Recently I'm seeing the "attention required" page more frequently, as shown in the following image. It's asking me to select some images and prove that I'm not a robot. ...
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Launch Chrome with a keyword search using Run command in Windows

I can run "C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\chrome.exe" superuser.com to start Chrome and launch this particular website. But instead of launching a website, I want to search for a ...
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Change Spelling Language on Google Chrome

I use Google Chrome to write in UK English, most of the time. However, occasionally I need to write in US English. How do I change spelling language in Google Chrome? Most advice on the Internet says ...
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cVim in Chrome Browser OSX

What are the very first steps for using cVim after enabling it in the Chrome Browser? I would expect that after entering ESC and : a command bar opens, but nothing happens. What is the basic ...
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How can I best browse without using my hands?

I have my hands full most of the day although I can do some operations on a computer. I am wondering how can I best browse (read articles/view videos/reply to emails/browsing tabs) without using my ...
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Remove ads malware from Chrome

A malware smuggled its way into my chrome. It ads ad JS snippet into footer, before tag: However, what's peculiar is that I found that it only injects itself into one website: http://www.fabrika....
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How to Make Google Chrome Translate all Spanish Sites to English?

Google Chrome is not asking me for some reason if I want to translate spanish sites. AliExpress is working in Spanish wrongly, and I want to translate everything Spanish to English automatically. ...
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Open a new Chrome window with custom URL, then get that same window with Autohotkey?

I'm attempting to open up a Chrome instance with the -app flag, then move that window around and generally do stuff with it. Here's my code: #!NumpadMult:: { Gui, Show , w260 h150, Window title ...
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Download went much faster than my connection speed

I'm looking for an explanation to that mystery mentioned below. I'm not having a problem that needs to be solved. I have an ADSL line with speed as 8 megabits/sec, usually I get download speed as 850 ...
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Chrome Tabs appearing in Chrome's Task Manager, But Are No Longer Open

After closing Chrome windows/tabs to recover memory, I can view Chrome's (note: not Window's, but Chrome's built-in) Task Manager and see tabs open (as many as ~2 dozen). Using Window's Task Manager ...
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How to update google chrome portable

I use Google chrome portable (so I can transfer cookies between PC's using my USB drive) and I'm getting notifications saying I need to update chrome, but doesn't give an option for chrome portable, ...
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How to set chrome as default browser Windows 10?

I've tried setting default in the reg keys hkeycu>software>microsoft>windows>shell>associations>urlassociations>http and https. Tried using master_preference file tried using command switch --make-...
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Unable to access Amazon webs with Chrome

When going to a secure Amazon page over HTTPS, using either Chrome and MS Edge, the following Error comes up: This site can’t provide a secure connection www.amazon.com uses an unsupported protocol. ...
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How can a malware site take control of Chrome?

I've had quite a scare today - the second time this month. I tried browsing to speedtest.net to test my connection, and I must have mistyped something (the last time that happened, I mistyped "google")...
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Chrome JavaScript exceptions

I typically use Chrome with JavaScript disabled via the Content Manager, allowing certain sites via exception match rules. I've tried writing an exception rule to allow JavaScript on pages that are ...
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Why does Google Chrome fail to provide a checksum

Alright, I may be a bit uneducated when it comes to this subject but I have a genuine curiosity about why Google does not provide a checksum along with a gpg signature with their Google Chrome ...
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How does ISP know when user force reloads the browser?

Main question: my ISP compresses HTML and images, unless I press Ctrl + Shift + R on Chrome (and Firefox). So, how does the ISP know that I forced a refresh? Full story: I recently switched to ...