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Can't open non-https sites. Connection timeout error in browser

Connecting to any http site results into - This site can’t be reached mangapanda.com took too long to respond. ERR_CONNECTION_TIMED_OUT HTTPS links work fine. OS - Windows 8 ...
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Is chrome incognito mode really incognito?

I opened my chrome browser today incognito mode and went to youtube and opened a video and wasn't logged in but I noticed youtube video suggestions are weirdly similar to what it would suggest when I ...
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Chrome Search engine multiple %s

In chrome is it possible to create a search in the URL as: Search term1 term2 www.xyz.com/searchterm1=TERM1?searchterm2=TERM2...... I tried it and created a search engine entry Search www.xyz....
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CentOS 7 - low volume on Chrome

I use Google Chrome on a regular basis, but lately all audio played through it has VERY low volume. Playing the same audio stream (i.e. YouTube!) on Mozilla Firefox is normal. I already went to ...
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A bug of Google Chrome when dragging the bookmark to the bookmark bar?

The question is: why there are many times when I drag the bookmark icon from the URL bar (the address bar) on Google Chrome, to the bookmark bar to add to my bookmarks, a region appears with a few ...
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How can Google Chrome download URL shortcut as a file?

it may be silly, but i want to make a link on a page that downloads a shortcut of the link to user desktop (instead of bookmarking the page) Basically I've crated a shortcut name "LinkToMyWebsite.url"...
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In Chrome in Windows 10, how do I change the font used in the URL bar to be more secure?

The same text in Chrome's URL bar in Windows 7 and in Windows 10: As seen above, Windows 7 shows an uppercase i with Serifs, making it easily distinguishable from a lowercase L; but Windows 10 ...
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Text in Google Chrome looks jagged

I am having some trouble with my Chrome Browser, rendered text looks really messy. Screenshot of text in Chrome: The same website and piece of text, rendered in Firefox: I have found a ...
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How to set a user as a default user in chrome/chromium browser when I have multiple sign ins?

Browsers chrome and chromium let more than one user sign in using their google accounts. How can one set a particular account as the default one?
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Trouble with Internet Connection-Websites keep connecting

My recently built DIY desktop is amazingly slow when connecting to school wireless: If I try to open a page for the first time, there is a 90% chance Chrome/IE would give me the error "connection ...
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Videos won't play in Chrome

I can't get videos to play in Chrome. Every other time, I've had to turn off Hardware Acceleration then turn it back on as described in this answer (Chrome youtube doesn't play/Twitch plays with ...
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Can I iterate over URL's to find images?

I have 52 files to retrieve and download, however, I've started manually entering the web URL. I was curious as to if I could find all the files in the webserver and simply download them, or iterate ...
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Why won't my Macbook Pro save my passwords on Chrome? [duplicate]

Each time I log onto a site, Chrome asks to save my passwords. I click save. And it never saves the passwords. Am I doing something wrong? Is there some setting I need to change? Thanks,
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Removing a prank [duplicate]

This is a bit of an odd one. Someone (Probably roommate), somehow, installed something onto my computer that opens a "unsavory" website in my default browser every 10~15 minutes. It's not browser ...
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Passing http link to vlc as command line argument

When I type vlc http://192.168.1.2/new video.mkv into cmd, vlc tries opening two files. The first is http://192.168.1.2/new and the other is video.mkv. Is it the space in the file name that is causing ...
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Alt Symbol Keys Not Working

I want to type special symbols on my Asus Vivobook S550CM notebook, but it simply doesn't work. I've tried using Number Lock, but it doesn't work. For example if I try it here in Chrome, the Alt key ...
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Force Chromium browser to use multiple processes

Several people complained here about multiple Chromium browser processes, I seem to have opposite problem. I want (if I did not misunderstood something) to force Chromium to use separate process for ...
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Allow browser to use more cores

I wrote an algorithm with JavaScript. When I execute it in Google Chrome, it takes about 30min, which is quite long. When I open the task manager during the computation, I can see that Chrome takes ...
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Switching languages

I'm a translator, I type in Russian and frequently check online dictionaries. I just got a laptop with Windows 10 and encountered an unfamiliar problem. When I switch between Word (really old version) ...
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How to prevent frequently visited websites' history get deleted as I cleared the browsing history?

I just cleared 15,000 browsing history from Google Chrome, that much histories slow down the browser a lot. After I cleared it, it runs faster, but the search bar doesn't do the shortcut trick anymore ...
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How can I avoid a specific site been saved into cache?

How can I avoid a specific site been saved into cache memory, in Google Chrome or any other browser, in order to have it always "fresh" every time I reload the page? If it is OS related I would like ...
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How can I switch the language in which websites are displayed in Chrome browser?

I would like all websites that I visit in my Chrome browser to be displayed in English. This example of Sunrise Calendar in the Chrome Webstore, for instance, is being displayed in German. How can ...
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How to start a Google Crome app from command line?

I installed Signal Private Messenger and it's now in the list of apps at chrome://apps. How can I start the app directly app from the command line?
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Can't block syndication.twitter.com in pfSense

I noticed, that address https://syndication.twitter.com/ is often hangs in Chrome, and added it into pfSense Firewall block list. Unfortunately, I still can open this page (receiving 404 error). How ...
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What shortcut could be use to return the focus to the page being in address bar in Chrome?

I'm on Mac using Google Chrome, the focus is on the address bar and I want change it to the page to scroll down and up with the arrows keys again. What shortcut can I use?
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How to re-enable Google Now in Chrome for PC?

I disabled Google Now long time ago when I found it too annoying. I remember disabling "continue running background apps when Google Chrome is closed" and it worked great. Now I want to try it again ...
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What embedded database format is used by this Chrome extension?

Chrome extension F.B. Purity writes its data at ~/.config/chromium/Default/Local Extension Settings/ncdlagniojmheiklojdcpdaeepochckl/000003.log (not a log file despite its name). This file is a kind ...
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Mouse lag opening chrome

After upgrading my CPU to a new i5 6660k everytime I open Chrome the mouse pointer lag for 1 second than it's smooth. My mouse is a Logitech G502 and I've the latest Logitech Gaming Software installed....
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How to make chrome pin tab and display title too?

When you pin a tab, you no longer see the numbered update counts (right) for things such as Gmail, Twitter, and other services that give you a live count on the browser bar of new things going on ...
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Chrome will only pull emoji's from twemoji.maxcdn.com for todoist

Recently the agency I work with decided to block the maxcdn.com domain. That's when all my emoji's for todoist stopped working. I've tried using a bunch of different emoji extensions for chrome, but ...
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Chromium: No microphone devices

I am using chromium on ArchLinux, and I have tested that with ffmpeg the microphone works and I can record a wav file. But when it comes to using online flash recorder, it shows that "Microphone ...
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access cookies in google chrome

How can I access cookies my browser stored? I am using Chrome. This is the cookies panel in the Settings->Privacy->Content Settings->All cookies and site data. Is there a way to access ...
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Different upload speed on youtube in different browsers

So I upload a lot of heavy videos on youtube and upload speed is kinda important for me. My speed is 100 mbits and upload supposed to be 80 to nearby places. Speedtest to san jose shows 22 mbit upload ...
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Maps add in for Microsoft Word

I want to write a guide for a walking path near my home. I would have to add a lots of maps images (~300) at different locations and zoom levels. I want to be able to generate high quality static (...
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Chrome's Hardware GpuMemoryBuffer in Windows

Is there a way to enable the hardware GpuMemoryBuffer in Chrome under Windows? My desktop computer has an AMD FirePro W7100 graphic card, with the DirectGMA technology. Is there a way to use that? ...
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How can I get back the old download UI in Chrome?

Chrome recently changed the download page (when you press CTRL + J) and it now has a material look, with a lot of wasted spaces on two sides. How can I get back the old, non-material-design download ...
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Chrome not updating after cloning on OS X

I am deploying OS X images using deploy studio. after the image is deployed, Chrome sees itself as updated, even when the version is out of date. is there any specific file/folder that i can change or ...
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How to convert a webpage to PDF with preserving its look (exactly as on web browser) and text/links?

I'm looking for a way to convert a webpage to PDF, but preserving the webpage's look. Also preserving webpage's text (being selectable), searchable [Generating image screenshot for the webpage would ...
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Multiple app-id in Chrome command line?

I have a launcher that loads Chrome in a wrapper but only with one extension, I would like to have it load two (or perhaps more!) as well.. I can't figure out the syntax and my google-fu has failed me....
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Opening Google Chrome with macro instead of IE

I have a question regarding a VB macro that opens automatically a file in IE 11. The problem is I cannot get the download prompting to disappear (believe me, I've tried everything from Tools in IE, to ...
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Secure Chrome passwords against WebBrowserPassView

I just got shocked with what WebBrowserPassView can show - it basically shows every password I've saved in my browser (Chrome). I guess other users on my PC could get my passwords that easily too. ...
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Google Chrome global media hotkeys do not work

When I setup global media keys through the Chrome Keyboard shortcut settings they do not work when Chrome is not the current active window. I have the same problem with many chrome extentions, I've ...
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Change Chrome's Default Cache Location

Here's the issue ... I have an ASUS gaming laptop and, for whatever reason, I've had the SSD drive fail on me three times. I want as much "churn" off this drive as possible (just to be safe), and ...
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Flash doesn't load in Chrome browser. Says “Couldn't load plugin.”

I noticed that while HTML5 videos work fine, flash videos do not load. I have researched this and have tried numerous things to no avail. 1) I've tried uninstalling/reinstalling Chrome (deleting ...
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Google Chrome running super slow

Today I started my computer as usual. And opened the Google Chrome browser and found that I was running SUPER slow. What steps will reproduce the problem? (1) Create a new browser window (2) Choose ...
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Chrome extension via USB

Is it possible to download a Chrome Web Store extension onto your USB stick, plug it into another computer and use it? Chrome Web Store is blocked and there is no way of bypassing it. I want to use ...
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Why is is Chrome's scroll behavior different and problematic?

While I had never used Chrome as main browser, I do have to use it some for webdev and some functions, unfortunately unique to it. Over the years it has been continuously plagued with scroll issues. ...
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Is there any way of changing a url before opening?

I'm searching for some sort of configuration/plugin/program that verifies if a link starts with: https://developer.mozilla.org/pt-BR and if yes, change it to: https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US ...
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Acer E 15 with Windows 10

the writing direction changes on its own as i am typing. The standard in English is left to right, but as I am typing, I suddenly see everything going backwards. I have tried changing the direction, ...
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Is there a command line to close a specific Chrome tab on Windows?

I'm running Chrome on Windows where I open a web site to record an online radio broadcast on schedule. Then when the broadcast is over I would prefer to close that specific web site. To do so my ...