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Recover Chrome user names and passwords

Re-installed Vista and have Chrome password files Login Data and Login Data-journal in a clone made of the C: drive before factory reset. Even though it is the same machine, same Vista, same ...
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Chrome: How to view bookmarks, saved to Reading List folder

Chrome allows me to save bookmarks to a "Reading List" folder which, in my case, was selected by default. However, when I look in my bookmarks manager, there is no such folder. How do I view the ...
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Google Chrome 'Most Viewed Tiles' [duplicate]

A very handy UI indeed. However, I visit more than 8 sites regularly, and would like to increase this amount WITHOUT using any extensions or addons. Is there not a setting within Google Chrome that ...
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How to enable extensions that are not from Chrome Web Store? [duplicate]

The new version of Chrome will auto disable extensions that are not from Chrome Web Store, and cannot enable it manually in the chrome://extensions page. How to enable the extensions and disable the ...
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Import html favorites file into chrome from command line

I have a list of Favorites from Internet Explorer 11 (Windows 7 SP1 32-bit) which I saved into an .HTML file. I am trying to import the favorites into Chrome from a command line or some sort of ...
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How to make uTorrent open magnet links from Google Chrome?

Nothing happens when I click on a magnet:// link on Google Chrome. How to make that when I click on a magnet:// link on Chrome, uTorrent opens it?
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How to run many instances of Google Chrome in full screen on multi monitor system [duplicate]

I need to run multiple instances of Google Chrome. Each instance must run on different monitor in a multi monitor system (Windows OS) but in full screen without any buttons or menus. I tried several ...
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Browsers delaying 5 seconds before attempting first dns query

I have a fresh OS install with Firefox. When i open Firefox the homepage (google) takes 5-8 seconds to load. All subsequent pages load instantly. I loaded Wireshark to check if its the DNS server ...
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Speed up Chrome dev tools when a data uri is in use

I'm working on a web app where the user can upload an image and crop it, then set the result as the src of an img element. No problems in execution, and it all seems to run just fine. But if I inspect ...
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Java plugin refuses to run

My girlfriend asked me for help with her computer; Windows 7 64-bit. She is not able to view or use anything that requires a Java plugin. I figured it would be a fairly simply fix, however, I was ...
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Gmail loading error

Whenever I load gmail on my Windows 7 machine with the latest Chrome (40.0.2214.11 m), I have been getting a "Loading error, please try Standard HTML view". This has been happening for the last week ...
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Multiple entries for Google Chrome in Open With

On my computer (Windows 8.1), both the Desktop "Open with" submenu and the corresponding WinRT dialog contain multiple entries for Google Chrome, when invoked for an HTML file. So far as I'm aware, ...
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How to open network files from Chrome

How can I open network files from Chrome? Due to security reasons, it does not allow to open local as well as network files. Is there a way to open network files with a single click?
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Link shortener target URL changed, Internet Explorer goes to old link

I'm using the tiny.cc URL shortener to shorten a link to a file (hosted on Dropbox.) I need to update the file every now and then, but this requires me to upload a new copy, changing the URL. I change ...
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how to close google chrome and have it save your tabs

When my computer shuts down due to automatic updates and I restart it all the tabs I had open are restored. But when I do Ctrl + Shift + Q all the tabs are lost. Is there a way to have my tabs saved ...
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Show http:// again in chrome

When you browse to a non-https site, the http:// portion of the URL is hidden. Example: However, on https pages it will automatically prepend the https://, even if you don't include it (which is a ...
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Chrome crashes on printing a document from a webpage

When I try and print a document from a webpage, chrome always crashes on me and won't print. I can't print bank statements, bills via email etc. The error message is this: Problem signature: ...
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Open Excel links in other than default browser

I have many hyperlinks to web pages in an Excel file and I want to open those links either in IE or Chrome depending on the link. Most of my links I use I have no issues with opening the default ...
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Why are Updates Disabled by Administrator?

As per above heading, the question is why. The PC is running fine, no issues and up to date on the current version of Chrome (40.0.2214.111 dev-m). Using run: gpedit.msc 'Windows cannot find file'. ...
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Prevent TextWrangler for changing search

Every time I switch from TextWrangler to my browser and then do a page search for something (e.g. command-F) whatever I search for in Chrome is automatically plunked into my search box when I switch ...
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How do I edit the browser used by Outlook to view emails when selecting the “View in browser” actiion?

I have an issue with my Outlook 2013. Currently when I have opened a mail and I need to inspect some HTML or CSS errors I would like to do this in the Chrome browser. But Outlook is configured to use ...
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How to improve user experience when browsing internet on a remote machine?

When I browse internet on a remote machine, the websites scroll with a lot of flicker. I know they will, but when animated images are present on them, they become worse. How can I stop the animated ...
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How to remove Buzzdock ads from Google search results?

Everytime I search for something on Google, I get this block of Buzzdock ads, as you can see on the screenshot. I am trying to get rid of this. I've already unistalled a program called "Buzzdock 2" ...
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Force Chrome to always load 'unsafe scripts'

I've followed the solution here - How to allow Chrome (browser) to load insecure content? - but Chrome continues to complain that "This page is trying to load scripts from unauthenticated sources", ...
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Sound stutters with itunes when chrome is open

When I listen to music with itunes and browse the web with chrome. The sound crackles constantly. When chrome is closed the sound is just fine. I have Windows 8. I'm actualy a mac user so I have no ...
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Chrome won't complete 2 factor authentication

Google recently added the user switcher to the title bar in Chrome. I've enabled 2 factor authentication on my account, however I can no longer sign into Chrome on my Ubuntu laptop. It shows my name ...
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Gmail password not visible under Chrome password settings

I used to have a long list of passwords under chrome://settings/passwords. For some reason my list now seems to have become shorted without me having tinkered with it. But the strangest thing is that ...
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Open Google Search with Keyboard Shortcut (Windows 8)

Anyone know how to make a custom keyboard shortcut which will open Chrome (my default browser) at any time? I have set a shortcut to open chrome from the "Properties" dialog (by right-clicking the ...
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Computer infected by adware that my antivirus hasn't picked up

I've recently noticed that my browser (Google Chrome) occasionally opens two new tabs on its own seemingly randomly. The two tabs display the same page- supposedly offering some BT broadband 2015 ...
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Windows 7/8 - Kiosk - Isolation

I've built a custom kiosk application in .Net that has shortcuts to specific URL's in Chrome, Volume Control, etc.. It's working great and we are using a user GPO "Custom User Interface" to replace ...
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Font rendering on Blink Engine browsers

I have an issue with browser's font look very clunky, this exists on all browser use Blink engine, so far : Opera 22, Chrome, Vivaldi. I'm using Windows 7 64 bit. Any pointers on this problem ? ...
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Chrome infinite waiting

While browsing with Chrome am meeting with it hanging on infinite waiting, like this URLs it is waiting for may be different. Other browsers don't hang on the same pages.
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All my Google Chrome data appears on someone else's device when they're connected to my WIFI

Recently, someone that came into my office connected our company wifi network on their personal Google Chromebook device and logged into their own Google account in Google Chrome and were presented ...
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Developer Mode check box is missing in Google Chrome browser

Developer checkbox is missing in my Google Chrome Browser under extensions option.. I try to add a new extension in chrome browser but i am unable to do so because Developer mode is turned off. ...
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Debug “Aw, Snap!” error in Chrome

I studied this related question, but am still stumped. I have an application that periodically shows the "Aw, Snap!" error screen, and to debug it, I have: Launched Chrome with verbose logging ...
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Can't install Google Earth plugin in Chrome on OSX

This is weird. A few months ago I had the plugin running just fine in Chrome. Now it's not showing up (OSX 10.9.5, Chrome Version 40.0.2214.111 (64-bit)). When I go to ...
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When do font changes take effect in Chrome?

Basically, my question is in the title. Recently, I've gone into Chrome's settings and changed up the fonts a bit. I restarted the browser, yet the changes don't seem to have taken effect. It may or ...
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Disable Google Chrome “Save page as…” or “Save as…” [duplicate]

In Google Chrome is there a way to disable "Save page as" or "Save as"? Is it possible to disable the context menu (right click)?
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Google chrome doesn't display personal certificate

I'm testing some webservices that use certificates for authentication. So basically I've added to certificate store some custom root CA and some client certificate to personal folder. When I open ...
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How can I make bookmarks automatically be saved to the bookmarks bar in Firefox

How would I go about making it so that my bookmarks are automatically saved to the bookmarks bar when I press the bookmarks button in Firefox like happens in Chrome?
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Cmd+Enter no longer opens search result in a background tab

I used to make a large amount of use of the Cmd+Enter (or Ctrl+Enter on Windows) shortcut in Google Search results in Chrome to open the result in a new tab without switching to that tab. Recently ...
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Chromium is recognising keys that I've disabled with XModMap

I have set up XModMap to remap some keys, specifically to remove "Page Up" from the PageUp key (& likewise for Page Down). I have reassigned Page Up/Down to another set of keys. This works. ...
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In AHK, how can I create a new Chrome browser window and activate it

I would like to create a new Chrome window with the following AutoHotKey script: #c:: Run, "C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\chrome.exe" "--profile-directory=Default",,,PID ...
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Disable Google Chrome URL Bar

Is there a way I can disable typing in Google Chrome's URL bar or hide it in the current version? I know about Kiosk mode but it removes the tool bars and tabs.
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Chrome.exe is not closing issue

I need to kill chrome.exe which is giving me "Access denied" when trying to use the task manager or Process Explorer to kill. I am using Windows 8 32bit.
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How to keep cursor showing in Chrome (and other browsers) while the keyboard is being used?

I like to use keyboard shortcut on websites (either injecting customized or native like gmail's) and I've notice once I hit a key on my keyboard the cursor will disappear in Chrome (until I move the ...
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Chrome extensions broken

I encountered a problem last month,that my Edit this Cookie extension didn't work on my laptop,but work well on my desktop.These two chrome login with the same account.The system are both Windows 8.1 ...
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Reasons why new Google Maps is unbearably slow for me?

The new version of Google Maps is unbearably slow for me; both at home and in work. Both machines are Windows 7 64 Bit. My work colleagues have similar specs and never notice any issues. The ...
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Why does my google icon website keeps changing?

I've installed chrome 3 weeks ago and fully changed from Firefox. I started noticing one week in that my Google icon (www.google.pt) website keeps changing to the League of Legends icon although I ...
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Chrome autofill: Email address I've never used or heard of

I've just experienced a weird issue with Google Chrome's autofill function. After clicking on an email form field on a web page I'm currently developing locally (!) I was suggested an email address I ...