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ERR_CONNECTION_RESET when connecting to my RaspberryPi via External IP

I can connect to it inside my current network by using my raspberry pi's ip address, but when using the port forward (my routers ip adress:port), I get: This webpage is not available ...
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Google Chrome breaks down internet connection for no apparent reason

Recently I've ran into pretty big problem: After some time using Google Chrome, whole internet connection just breaks down - none of the programs can't access internet connection. When I close Chrome, ...
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Why do wget and curl fail to download page source?

Via a shell script, I would like to download the source for a web page with air quality data on aqicn.org. Here is the URL for the page with Beijing air quality data: http://aqicn.org/city/beijing/m/ ...
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How can I export bookmarks in Google Chrome?

Some months ago I could export bookmarks in Google Chrome. Only in HTML format but that was much better than nothing. Now with the latest update I can't save them. I went to bookmark manager ...
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Google Chrome Toolbar Searching Not working

When I type in the toolbar like "this is a test". I would think it would do a google search for this. Instead for me just goes to "google" with no search term. To make things worse if I try to type in ...
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268 Ports Associated with Chrome

I'm currently using a Windows box, running Chrome 27 on the dev channel, and I have what I believe to be an unusually large number of listening connections connected with the process. The following ...
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Chrome displaying characters shifted by one letter but markup shows correct content

I'm seeing some very odd behaviour using Chrome to view content of a website I curate. On some pages only, I see a few words that are displayed shifted by one character. For example, the word "Syntax" ...
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Chrome - Open separate browser windows, each in incognito mode, that do not share data between

I would like to be logged into 3 different gmail accounts at once. I thought that command/switch combination would accomplish this by opening new browser windows with separate incognito mode: ...
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Firefox accusing me of distributing malware on my site [migrated]

I noticed that Firefox has decided to block some EXE installers from my site, showing a label Blocked: May contain virus or spyware. I right-click the file, select Unblock, and this message is shown ...
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How Can I Not Show the Green Download Progress Display for Google Chrome in the Windows Taskbar?

I use Windows 7 and when downloading with Google Chrome the icon in the taskbar has a partially green background that indicates the download progress. Is there a way to not show this green status ...
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Why chrome stores its cache in my MacOS User's home folder?

It's seems like Chrome stores its cache in my home folder , every site that I visit cause chrome to store files in my home folder , It is pretty annoying since my home folder is always filled with ...
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Chrome 42 gets stuck in “pending” while loading image

I am having a strange issue with Chrome 42 (Version 42.0.2311.135 m). Running a normal instance side by side with an icognito instance, the normal instance sometimes hangs while loading an image (I've ...
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How to download big file with chrome on Mac OSX?

If I try to download a big file on unstable connection/server (XCode 4) Google chrome simply "stops" downloading on first network error so I have a first 1-2-3 gigabytes of file and chrome thinks that ...
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Disable Chrome suggesting that I search on “How I Met Your Mother” wiki [duplicate]

If I type a question into Chrome search that begins with the word "How", it suggests that I search in the How I Met Your Mother wiki: It's been doing this for years. I have been to that wiki on ...
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Strip html for reading

I purchased a kindle paperwhite, and I would like to send some webpages for reading to it. I know the process of sending it via email. But the problem is, I would like to 'optimize' the webpages ...
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Google Chrome Dictionary Location

I'm trying to find the dictionary file for Google Chrome on OS X - I'd like to remove certain words from the dictionary so that I don't use them when writing email (such as 'foolish' for example). ...
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How to paste text into input fields that block it?

On many webpages they are blocking copy/paste using JavaScript. Is there any way for making such inputs work as the should (e.g. enable copy/paste)? I’m using Google Chrome.
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How to disable Google Chrome's Auto-update feature?

I am using Google Chrome. I re-installed it today as it was crashing when I start it. I guess may be that this was due to any of my Extensions or Google Update. I disabled my extensions but it was ...
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Pass-word not being accepted for google on my Android phone [migrated]

My google pass-word on my desk top computer is correct and I can access google, but when I enter my google pass-word on my Android phone it says that, "user name and pass-word do not match". What can ...
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Chrome & IE can't access local website, while Firefox can. How to debug?

1. Enviroment 1.1 Host machine Windows 8.1 Enterprise Chrome v42.0.2311.152 Firefox v38.0.1 IE v11.0.9600.17031 VirtialBox Vagrant 80 port forwarded to port 80 at guest machine at 192.168.56.101 ...
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Is there a way to show more folders when bookmarking a page?

When adding a bookmark in Google Chrome, the eight most recently used folders are shown. I am constantly bookmarking things and usually use the same 10-15 folders. Is there any way to increase the ...
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How do I fix “Your profile could not be opened correctly” in Chrome on a Mac?

The full error message is: Your profile could not be opened correctly. Some features may be unavailable. Please check that the profile exists and you have permission to read and write its ...
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How can you kill only Chrome tabs from Windows task manager

Similar to this question: Associate a tab in Google Chrome with its process in task manager But I would like to know how I can close tabs from task manager and only tabs, some of the chrome.exe ...
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Even after I connect my dongle no net comes

I have a tata photon plus dongle,but even after I connect my dongle to my laptop I get no internet. The IE displays "internet explorer cannot display the page" and Chrome displays "Unable to connect ...
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Embedded YouTube videos don't go fullscreen in Facebook

I am using Chrome and this just happens in Facebook and just for YouTube videos (HTML5). When going fullscreen it shows the video in for a second and than the video disappears and I see the Facebook ...
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Can I restore a previous Chrome session from May 19?

Can I restore a previous Google Chrome session from May 19? I viewed someone's Linkedin profile that is now deleted and I need a record of it...
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Why is Chrome inconsistent about showing Upload Progress?

Sometimes when I'm uploading a file in Chrome, a small status bar message appears on the bottom left of the window, saying Uploading 23%... and so on, until the upload is finished. But sometimes this ...
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How to restore the default Google search engine in Chrome?

How do I revert to the default Google search engine in Chrome? Most sites have a simple querystring search, like http://mysite/search/?query=%s, but Google has some weird query string, and I'm not ...
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Why does Google Chrome ignore “last_known_google_url” property in “Local State” file?

I want to force my Google Chrome web browser (version 21.0.1180.89, 64-bit) to use non-localized search (thus Google in English) through address bar, using the default Google search engine. To ...
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Google Chrome on Kali Linux will not launch

I'm using Kali Linux amd64 and installed Google Chrome stable release from the official Google Chrome site but it is not launching nor showing any errors i have tried launching it from the command ...
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Is there any way to stop specific sites appearing in browser history? [duplicate]

I am using Firefox and Chrome. There a few websites only which I don't want anyone to know I visit. But they appear in browser history or when I start typing they also come as auto complete. I have ...
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Delete duplicates from over 150,000 bookmarks on Google Chrome

I believe I tried all the bookmark management apps on the Chrome web store, deleted part of the bookmarks manually (yes, I even attempted that), organize them within folders and all, but they just ...
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What is an alternate browser with NPAPI based plugins support since Chrome dropping support? [on hold]

NPAPI support on Google Chrome is getting dropped by late 2015 and one of the website I need it to work with does not work anymore on my laptop. The developer of the website wouldn't care less to ...
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User preferences (home) vanished after a power outage (Ubuntu + MATE)

After a power outage I've noticed almost nothing in my Ubuntu desktop is as if it was before. My home folder appears to be just fine, as are my desktop files. However, Compiz had no preferences setup ...
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How to hide recently open history in Chrome Browser?

I'm pretty new to Chrome; I only used it to debug CSS and javascripts. I recently updated my Chrome browser a couple of week ago. Previously browsed sites start displaying in the middle of the ...
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How to read Telegraph's rss feed?

According to Telegraph.co.uk, the world news rss feeds should be this one: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/rss However, with Chrome I only get a blank page. Even wget ...
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Reset the open file window size in Google Chrome?

How can I reset the open file window in Google Chrome back to it's default size? My wife resized it when uploading photo's to a website and I would like to reset it I have deleted the BagMRU & ...
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How do I fix a Google Chrome corrupt settings file?

I fired up the computer today just to be met by a message saying that the Google Chrome settings file is corrupt. Oh well, I thought, and googled it. And to my surprise nobody seems to be getting ...
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How to reduce Google Chrome's CPU usage?

I have started using Google Chrome (up to date) on Windows 7 (everything up to date) on a clean install I did a few days ago and compared to Firefox I am seeing huge CPU spikes (up to 100% CPU ...
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Chrome account sign in details are out of date

I have signed into Chrome several times at work and at home, each time providing my two factor authentication code. This seems to work for a while, but next time I check the title bar, there's the ...
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How to restore deleted favorites in chrome on windows 8?

A friend of me has a windows 8 laptop and Google Chrome as browser. She has deleted its favorites. I know a file exists on Windows 7 in AppData : bookmarks.bak I looked on a Windows 8 laptop but i've ...
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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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“chrome.exe” --single-process not working

Chrome is creating multiple processes(chrome.exe as i can see in task manager) and it is slowing down my laptop. I tried modifying chrome shortcut as "\chrome.exe" -single-process according to the ...
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Internet works on Firefox, but not Internet Explorer or Google Chrome?

I have the exact opposite problem as this question, so the answer isn't applicable. For some reason, I can connect to the internet via Firefox on one of my computers, but I cannot connect to the ...
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Google Chrome: Open a link in new tab and switch to it in one click

Is there a mouse/keyboard shortcut in Google Chrome that when clicking a link opens the URL in a new tab and then makes that tab active? Kind of like CTRL + left click, but also activating the tab ...
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Disable Chrome 43 smooth scroll

I recently upgraded to Chrome 43 and I've noticed that it unpleasantly smooth scrolls on all keyboard scrolling action (space bar, page up / down, home / end). Is there any way to disable this ...
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Chrome wifi keeps connecting to Doubleclick ads

My connection has proven remarkably slow for the past couple weeks. This is normal for our provider, but it's gotten to the point where event static HTML takes seven or eight seconds to load. ...
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Why is Firefox so bad at supporting HTML5? [on hold]

I launched html5test.com with my two browsers and I wonder why Firefox gets only 467/555 points, despite Mozilla's support for Web standards ? Iceweasel (Firefox renamed by Debian), version 38 : ...
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How to make Google Chrome honor my Windows DPI setting?

Google Chrome doesn't seem to respect my DPI setting in Windows. I run at 150 DPI, but Chrome ignores that, meaning that images and text are teeeeeeny tiny. I hit: Ctrl + + Ctrl + + to zoom in. ...
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How to download a video file in Google Chrome

I like to download some of the shows from Channel 9. This was no problem in Opera, but in Google Chrome I'm not quite sure how to do this. When I click on a link to a wmv file it starts to stream it ...