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Google services links in Chrome new tab missing

After making some changes to default search engines in chrome, on new tab I lost the bar in right top corner with direct links to G+, Gmail, Google apps drop-down list, notifications and account. Also ...
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How to restore Chrome's list of recently closed tabs

I have Chrome on my machine set to open all tabs it had open the last time I used it. Sometimes (quite often, it seems, although less than half the time) it completely fails, so I have to manually ...
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Youtube is stuttering in chrome on a brand new computer

So I just hooked up a brand new rig with an Asus P9X79 WS board, an i7-4820k chip, 16GB of G.Skill TridentX RAM, Evga GTX 650(soon to be upgraded in the future), and I've got one 1TB HDD with 500GB ...
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Chrome can't connect to internet (but other browsers can)

All of a sudden a couple days ago, my Chrome browser (v. 37, on Win7 desktop) stopped working. It just displays the "Google Dinosaur" with the message "Unable to connect to the Internet" (Error code: ...
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Chrome cannot find Chromecast with Toshiba Bluetooth stack

Chrome cannot find my Chromecast on my Windows 7 (x64) machine. I've gone through the usual troubleshooting: they're both connected to the same wireless network: All the while, the Chromecast ...
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Twitter - “Main page” button doesn't work in Chrome

I started to use Twitter (on their official website) a month ago and everything worked fine. But yesterday the "Main page/Home" button stopped working. I just read through some tweets - I scrolled ...
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Google Chrome quits unexpectedly

A few hours ago Chrome closed on my MacBook Air with OS X Yosemite 10.10.2 and there's no way to recover it. Everytime I try to launch it quits with the message "Google Chrome has quit unexpectedly", ...
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How to set profile compatibility of an fMP4 using ffmpeg?

I'm using ffmpeg to generate a fragmented mp4 stream that will be consumed by an HTML5 player. I think I have a correctly formatted mp4 stream of data with an empty moov at the start and a series of ...
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Remotely change the browsers page

Google Chrome can be started with the remote-debugging-port option: $ chromium-browser www.stackoverflow.com -remote-debugging-port=9222 Now lets say I started the remote browser on 192.168.0.10 I ...
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Chrome bookmarks in folder - open all in new windows?

In chrome (chromium running on Ubuntu 10.04 specifically) is there a way to open all bookmarks in a bookmark folder, each in their own new window? I realize that I could just open them all in tabs, ...
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How can I change video codecs for Chrome/YouTube?

Today I opened this video which is available in 720p and 1080p at 50 fps. For some reason my laptop can't handle it. I have Core 2 Duo T9300 2.5GHz. Single core performance of this CPU is just 30% ...
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Force Chrome to open new pages in new window, not tab? (when opened from a program)

Whenever I click a link from something like outlook or a program opens a web page (not when I click a link from within chrome). It opens up in Chrome since it is my default browser but if I already ...
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Images not appearing in print preview - Chrome

Using Windows 7. The photos(images) are not appearing in the Print preview in chrome browser - version 36.0.1985.125m onwards. The maps works fine. I have attached a sample. This is happening in the ...
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Mac chrome printing the image without zoom out

I wrote a web page which, when a button is clicked, a windows pops up with an image(400px*300px). When I use Chrome (in Windows) to print that page in A6 size, it successfully fits it in the whole ...
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Command-Line Option to Open Chrome in New Window and Move Focus

The default behavior of running chrome via the command-line: chrome www.google.com opens a new tab in an existing instance of chrome and moves the focus from the terminal to the newly created tab. ...
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Google chrome keeps crashing: possible conflict with comodo firewall?

I've used chrome for years, and comodo firewall and HIPS protection for some months, but suddenly google chrome started crashing as soon as it was loaded. I tried to reset my user profile and ...
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How can I disable Chrome's address bar search autocomplete?

Chrome's autcomplete for searches is often very annoying and intrusive because it is op-out. It autocompletes by default and you have to push backspace to dismiss it. Google search suggestions are ...
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Chrome's dictionary won't stay edited - removed words keep coming back

Chrome has a straightforward method to edit the dictionary (basically - allowing you to remove entries) as documented here and elsewhere. For example: Looks easy - and it is. Unfortunately, I have ...
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Chrome 39 crashes after a few minutes on XP

Over the weekend some of our PCs updated Chrome to v 39. Some PCs that are running XP are having problems. Chrome crashes every 2 or 3 minutes. It will open a new tab (by itself) and then an error is ...
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Google Chrome is in German. How do I make it English?

My Google Chrome is in German, and I don't speak German. How do I change it to English? I've tried looking at it to find similarities in language, but I can find the place to change language.
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Why is Google Chrome not saving proxy username/password?

Is there a way to have Chrome save username/password for proxy servers, so I don't have to type them in every time I start it up?
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Chrome doesn't save my session history?

This is something that's been bugging me for a while. When I used Firefox in the past I was able to restore my previous session; with an add-on; the individual tab history was intact, and I could ...
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Browser redirects links to Adfoc.us [duplicate]

Since yesterday when I open a link, browser redirect it to "adfocus.us" site! for example: I open: test.com and browser redirect to: adfocus.us This redirection happens after going to page (not ...
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How to change default program to open magnet link in windows?

Recently I installed BitComet. No when I click a torrent magnet link from chrome it opens with BitComet though I changed the settings of BitComet to not to be the default program to open magnet links. ...
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How to hide chrome warning after crash?

When chrome has crashed, it displays a warning (under the address bar) on restart, offering to restore tabs. I'm launching chrome in kiosk mode, i don't want theses warnings to be displayed. Is there ...
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Disable Automatic Magnification on Windows 8 Touchscreen Laptop with Chrome

I have a touchscreen Windows 8 laptop (an Ultrabook). When surfing the web with Google Chrome it very often tries to be helpful by magnifying part of the screen that I touch, perhaps because I'm ...
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Chrome - Copy/Paste URL from Address Bar retains font formatting

When you copy and paste a URL from the address bar of FireFox or IE it is put on the clipboard as plain text. When you copy and paste a URL from the address bar of Chrome it is put on the clipboard ...
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How did my Google Chrome get switched to the “dev-m” channel?

I have a typical installation of Google Chrome on my personal Windows 7 PC. I have never had trouble with automatic updates. This evening I noticed some new behavior, so I went to the "About" page ...
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Chrome speed dial

I recently signed up for Trello (excellent on-line collaborative to-do lists) and added trello.com to my speed dial in Chrome (I'm on the latest version). Even though I've visited the site several ...
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Browser redirects almost all of links to Adfoc.us

Since yesterday, most of users in our region and as far as I know, many other peoples received a lot of link redirection. most of these redirection are going to adfoc.us website. this redirection ...
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How can I sign in to Chrome but not immediately sync everything?

I want to sign in to Chrome on a specific computer but not sync things to it from other computers or sync anything from other computers to it. Basically, I just want the account to be signed in. ...
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How can I cancel Ctrl+F in Google Chrome without using the mouse?

Oftentimes, I find myself dealing with a lot of text entry (e-mails, forms, etc.) and accidentally hitting Ctrl + F when I mean to type a capital F. This leaves me typing in the Find on page box and ...
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How do I allow Chrome Android to load “insecure” or “phishing” content? [migrated]

How do I allow Chrome for Android to load insecure content? I would like to know this so I can log in to my Hotel WiFi. The message it gives me is: ## Your connection is not private Attackers ...
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Unable to use cursor in Google Chrome on Surface Pro 1

When I'm using a USB mouse, or the trackpad on my type cover (Type Cover 2, if it makes a difference), I've noticed that the cursor is not recognized when I move it over a Google Chrome window. What ...
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Is there any way to run Google Chrome without installation on a Mac?

I tried to install Google Chrome on my Mac school computer last night. After I downloaded the .dmg, I opened it like I do with any other .dmg to get around actually putting the application into the ...
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Adjust margins of pdf output from google chrome

Here is a screenshot: The page above results from printing this webpage as pdf, I have set the margin option to custom in this case, but as you can see, these margin lines are not respected at all. ...
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French accents not displaying correctly in Chrome under Windows 7

I use both English and French in my everyday work as a translator, so I don't have any keyboard-related issues. For about two months now, all my accented French letters are displaying incorrectly, to ...
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How do I get rid of istart.Webssearches.com

I use Google Chrome search engine and I downloaded FLV viewer last week in order to watch a free film on line. Now everytime I open my computer and the internet via my Google Chrome icon the ...
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Change Google Chrome about:blank favicon

I have a very strange favicon showing up in Google Chrome on the about:blank page: How can I change this back to the normal blank document favicon? I'm on Mac OSX, and have had this problem on ...
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hitting the chrome search history button

What is the URL corresponding to hitting the "Search History" button in chrome://history ? Is it a GET request or POST request? What data do I send? For example, I wanted to look up a userful ...
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Recovering deleted Chrome history from SQLite file

I have accidentally deleted history from Chrome. Google Chrome stores history and downloads in SQLite file named "History". I was able to find out that DELETE command does not physically remove data ...
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URL autocomplete no longer working in Chrome

The browser URL autocomplete has started behaving differently starting yesterday. I used to access my top urls by typing the first one or two letters of a URL then pressing enter. Now, I have to ...
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Lightest way to run Google Hangouts Chrome app on Mac

I recently transitioned to Safari because I'm really tired of how Chrome hogs memory and drains my battery like crazy. The only thing that has been keeping the Chrome icon open is the Hangouts plugin. ...
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Any sound which is played from Google Chrome is very low pitch

Any sound which is played from Google Chrome is very low pitch, doesn't matter which website or source i.e. video from youtube, music from flash games and etc. However if I open same content in other ...
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Why does Windows Firewall want to block Google Chrome today?

I've been using the same public Wi-Fi (staying in a guesthouse) for over a week now. But this morning for the first time I got this puzzling warning from Windows Firewall: Why does Windows ...
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Powerline Patched Fonts on OSX 10.9.3 - iTerm2 & Chrome

I'm looking for a working solution for rendering powerline characters on OSX in iTerm2 and Chrome. There's a lot of documentation around I've attempted to use several methods, none seem to work ...
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Why doesn't Google Chrome suggest saved usernames in a drop-down menu?

In firefox, when you save multiple usernames for a login site, for example gmail, firefox suggests you these saved usernames in a drop-down list when you click in the username entry box. But Google ...
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Chrome zooming in on screen touch (like Android does) on Windows 8 touchscreen

I just noticed this "feature" today and I absolutely hate it. On my phone it's a great idea - on my laptop it's awful. Basically, when tapping on objects with a small hitbox, like the checkboxes in ...
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How to remove old history/data from Google Chrome? [closed]

I've checked the official options in Google Chrome and it looks like there is only option to remove RECENT data, but I want to remove OLD data. Is there any way to do this on Windows?
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Chrome - Disable file:/// protocol

Is there a way to disable file:/// protocol in google chrome? Is there some option, or some switches that can disable this feature? Please help