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How to delete cookies for a specific site

I need a button or bookmarklet to delete the cookies from the current context. Clearing the cache would be another option. Specifically, I am logged into too many Google sites and have multiple ...
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Chromium not checking hosts file

I was setting up a server, but Chromium decides to ignore my hosts file. I unchecked "Predict network actions to improve page load performance" I cleared chrome://net-internals/#dns I restarted my ...
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Chrome: any way to zoom a single page, not all pages in domain?

I often use Chrome's Cmd+ and Cmd- (Alt+ and Alt- on Windows) to zoom in and out on a web page. However, the new zoom level affects every tab showing a page from the same domain. Sometimes this is ...
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How do I get a Google Hangouts extension button in my Chrome toolbar?

I'm using Chrome v 51 (.0.2704.103, 64-bit) on OSX. There are two Hangouts extensions in Chrome Web Store, produced by Google. One, the "desktop app", which collects all conversations into a single ...
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WebGL Not Working in Chrome?

I have a new Microsoft Surface 4 and I'm struggling to get WebGL to work in Chrome. It works fine in Microsoft Edge or Internet Explorer, but Chrome simply fails. If I go to http://get.webgl.org, I ...
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Why can't Google Chrome resolve subdomains from /private/etc/hosts?

If I define subdomains in /private/etc/hosts on OS X, such as test.localhost, Google Chrome (51.0.2704.106 (64-bit)) isn't able to resolve them (even though it worked until today). Other browsers (e.g....
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How do you open an HTML file with chrome, from a batch script?

How can I open an HTML file in chrome, using a batch file? I have tried this: start chrome index.html The first part is correct, since it will open chrome, but it will just type out index.html/ ...
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Any Way to Get Back The Chrome App Launcher?

As most of you know, Google ditched the Chrome App Launcher recently. Is there anyway I get get it back? The menu that you can open outside of Chrome that will show Chrome applications. I am running ...
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Share iCal calendar with Google Calendar

Here's a concrete problem: I use Google Calendar and my coworker uses iCal. We need to be able to read (not write to) each others events. I can share my different Google calendars with him by ...
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Chrome suddenly disabled “IDM extension”?

I didn't have this problem till now, but today suddenly chrome disabled my "IDM extension" so i searched a lot, but the results i found were out-of-date (<2015) so is this problem solved or still i ...
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Increase limit of tab history entries in Chrome

Is there a way to increase the limit that Chrome applies to how many history entries it remembers for a tab, for example via chrome://flags? By default it seems to only remember the last 50 (or so) ...
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Chrome on Mac OSX - Can not remove rogue extension

I searched for and found many articles about how to remove a rogue extension from chrome that has been grayed out. Almost all of the articles are for windows users and did not apply to my case, hence ...
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Autohotkey: Google Chrome doesn't react for Send, ^+y

Here is an extension for Google Chrome with hotkeys you can not change. So I write a script to remap default hotkey Ctrl-Shift-Y to Alt-1. (Default header here is omitted) #IfWinActive ahk_class ...
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Unable to reach the AWA Sign-in page, too many redirects

Whenever I try to get onto the sign-in page on Alienwarearena.com (NA and EU both) I get the error "The page isn't redirecting properly" on Firefox and "The na.alienwarearena.com page isn’t working" ...
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Is there a way to move multiple tabs to a new browser window, in Chrome?

I know this may seem like a silly question but it is certainly a minor feature that I would love to use, if it exists. Is there a way to quickly select multiple browser-tabs in Chrome, and move them ...
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How do I display the latest Unicode characters (esp. emoji) in Windows browsers?

None of my browsers (Firefox, Chrome, IE) display characters for Unicode 7, 8, 9 (or 10) emojis: These are often sent to me by people on phones. Unicode 6 characters are supported, but hard to ...
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Duplicating bookmarks in Google Chrome

I'm wondering about something - is there an option or a setting somewhere in Google Chrome that enables you to have duplicate bookmarks in your, well, bookmarks? In my bookmarks bar I have folders ...
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Stop Chrome from refreshing tabs

Ever since an update or two ago (I am currently at Chrome OS 51), changing the value of #memory-pressure-thresholds to Conservative memory pressure release strategy doesn't prevent tabs from being ...
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Can we make google chrome act as a kiosk browser with only one website access?

I am a fresh IT graduate and in my new job, I have to setup a kiosk system, with a normal PC but that needs to display only the HR website to employees for viewing vacation hours and requesting ...
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Google Chrome sync: Is there a limit for bookmarks & extensions?

Actually, Chrome is my favorite web-browser, and one of its most powerful features is synchronizing the actual data into a Google account. For the last years I gained a lot of bookmarks and from time ...
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Got a new phone.Android LG 2. Can't get Bluetooth to pair with new phone.keeps saying. No device found [on hold]

Got new Android phone with same number. Can't pair Bluetooth with new LG 2. Keeps saying no device found.
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need help urgently: how to recover deleted internet history

I've had some stuff stolen in Thailand. Now we have a suspect. I believe they used a specific tablet to help with hacking my accounts. all Internet history data for Google Chrome, Internet Explorer,...
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Why does Chrome have two encoding settings?

I can change the encoding for Chrome under settings→advanced→web content→customize fonts. I can also change it via Menu→More tools→Encoding. One setting does not change the other. So why are there ...
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Chrome not using VPN DNS (Everything else is)

DNS in chrome is not using my VPN DNS: Things that should match private vpn DNS records are instead resolving again a public wildcard address This only seems to happen in Chrome, iterm pings and ...
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How to enable WebGL on Chrome on XP?

My GPU is a NVIDIA GeForce 8400 GS. According to NVIDIA, OpenGL® 2.1 Optimizations and Support: Ensures top-notch compatibility and performance for OpenGL applications. If I understand it ...
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How can I check my bookmarks in Chrome for broken links?

For years I have been creating bookmarks in Google Chrome and now there are so many (around 2000) that I would spend days checking one by one to make sure that the URLs are still valid, and that the ...
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can I prevent Chrome from truncating strings in the dev console?

> ary = new Array('test msg kinda long but gets the point across and such and it shows ellipsises after a certain point in my test. test msg kinda long but gets the point across and such and it ...
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Clear cache for specific domain name in chrome

I want to clear the cache for a specific domain name in Chrome. Is there an extension or other method that I can use to do this?
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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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Bookmarks folder on two machines not synchronizing

I have Chromium installed on a Ubuntu 12.04 machine and Chrome on a Windows 7 machine. Both are updated to newest stable release. I am logged in on both machines with the same Google account. I ...
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Is there a way to disable a page in google chrome from hogging memory?

I like to play Heroes of the Storm on occasion, and often I look at hotslogs.com while I am playing. I notice either a memory leak or something hogging my CPU while the site is running though. Is ...
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I want a command to erase all temp files of all users but i dont want to delete their bookmarks on chrome and firefox

This is the code i am using to erase all the temporary files in the user machines, but i want to make it NOT erase the bookmarks of Mozilla Firefox and Google Chrome, i already did some research and ...
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How can I display Unicode characters in Windows Chrome like I do in Chrome OS?

How can I have Unicode characters such as {u+1f167} display in Windows Chrome like they do in Chrome on my Chromebook? In Chrome OS, my example character looks like this.. But in Chrome on Windows (...
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One website won't load, only on this computer

I’ve been trying to get on GitHub to download some stuff for about a week now but whenever I try on Chrome it says: The site can’t be reached. A similar error shows up when I try using Internet ...
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open chrome devtools in iphone mode

Is there a flag to open chrome with dev tools so that the window is in iphone mode? If not would it be possible to write an extension & if so can someone point me to some beginning resources for ...
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How to prevent Google Chrome from changing the default browser to itself in Windows 7?

I am using Windows 7 (SP1 x64) with Internet Explorer 11. And every time I open Chrome, it makes itself the default browser automatically without my permission. Is Google trying to force me to use its ...
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How to use separate proxy settings for incognito mode under Linux?

According to this reported issue Chromium supports separate proxy settings for incognito. However, when I try to edit the proxy settings, I get a page that says this: When running Chromium under a ...
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How to reduce Google Chrome's CPU usage spikes?

I use Google Chrome on Windows 7 SP1 x64 Ultimate with a decently fast laptop (4-core i7-3610QM, 16GB RAM, 1TB SSD). I noticed that after starting Google Chrome, it has some clear CPU usage spikes, ...
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How can I force Google Chrome to cache images?

There's a website I use every day, and there are lots of large images on it (uploaded by my designers). Every time I go to a page, the images get downloaded again, and it takes forever. How can I ...
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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 get rid of Stayfocusd chrome extension?

I installed Stayfocusd extension to boost my productivity and minimize time spent reading about dietary habits of Mongol soldiers in Genghis Khan's time, or the detailed differences between shallots ...
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Google Chrome no longer opens local HTML files when I double click them

I must have done something to Google Chrome on my Mac. Local HTML files, even though they are associated with Chrome, do not actually open in Chrome anymore when I double click them. For example, ...
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Email client Chrome extension?

It seems that Opera is removing that integrated mail client (it doesn't exist in Opera 15) :( I was thinking to switch to Chrome and wondering if Chrome has an extension or something that brings mail ...
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Camtasia recording of recording fails to capture switch from PPT to Word

I'm using Camtasia to record a recording. The original recording is an Adobe Connect file that consists of interleaved PPT slides and Word files. So the narrator shows a PPT slide, then switches to ...
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Open links in private browsing (incognito) window automatically in Chrome

Is there a way (except click-right → Open Link in Incognito Window) to make Google Chrome open all links in an incognito window from normal browsing mode?
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Chrome tabs crash after a bit of browsing

I already saw this thread here, but neither disabling the Shockwave plugin nor deleting the file Local State did work. When surfing, after about 30 seconds when I open a tab and type in an address ...
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Background colour change of Chrome icon

The background colour of the chrome icon is normally blue on my taskbar. But recently, I am noticing that the background colour becomes orange sometimes and stays that way for a while, before ...
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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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Is there a Chrome plugin to create separate session in a tab?

I have multiple accounts on many of the same services. I would like a better way to manage my sessions. A personal Gmail account, and one for work A personal Amazon account, one for work A personal ...
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Chrome Not Saving Passwords on Mac

I recently was forced to destroy everything in the ~/Library/Keychains folder on my Mac (we're using Active Directory users and I've always had keychain troubles when it's time to change the password)....