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How to use touchpad gestures to scroll back and forth in history on non-Mac OSX devices in Google Chrome?

I prefer the way how Mac OS X allows users to use touchpad gestures to scroll back and forth in the tab history of Google Chrome. Is it possible to use similar touchpad gestures on non-Mac OS X ...
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Why is Chrome sending me to the Google homepage when I try to search?

A few days ago, Google Chrome started acting up. Whenever I ctrl+T for a new tab, enter some search terms and hit Enter, I'm taken to a blank Google homepage with this URL: ...
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How can I open a URL in Google Chrome from the terminal in OS X?

How can I open a URL in Google Chrome from the terminal in OS X? This is what I'm trying: /usr/bin/open -a "/Applications/Google Chrome.app" --args 'http://google.com/' It focuses Chrome but does ...
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videos are not playing on google help site(material design guide), google chrome

For example, this page example In dev tools console errors are shown, for each video, like this OPTIONS ...
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How can I copy text from a web page where it been has disabled?

I use FF27 with noscript, but solutions for Chrome are also welcome. I use online chat for customer support when available, and I'd like to keep the chat transcript in case of a dispute with the ...
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Google Chrome in Mac OS X - How to open link in Chrome when it's not the default browser?

In Google Chrome in Mac OS X, is it possible to keep Safari as default browser but have an easy way to open a chosen link in Chrome other than dropping the link on the Chrome icon? Maybe something ...
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Chrome Localhost Connection Refused

This question is not a duplicate because the suggested duplicate does not solve this problem. There is no such flag on chrome://flags/. I'm using the Google Chrome web browser and WampServer to ...
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Change theme in Chrome to one that's been previously installed

This seems like it should be really easy to do, I just can't work out how. Is there a way in Chrome to switch to themes that have previously been installed on the browser. Themes that have been ...
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Windows Theme Issues

So I was recently fiddling with my theme settings on my computer and accidentally changed the theme. Now the top bar of chrome (where extra tabs would go) is blue instead of transparent. The bottom ...
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How to merge dictionaries of different languages for autocorrect?

I'm bilingual, and I'm constantly writing both in Portuguese and English so of course, I would like to have auto-corrector and word suggestion in both languages. I know I can easily change between ...
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Can't access or ping some websites, majority are non-https

As title say, I currently using Windows 10, several days ago i had no problem with browsing these websites but recently suddenly all of em are blocked, i still can access certain website like ...
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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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Block chrome from accessing webcam on ubuntu

I'm sick of opening hangouts and automatically start broadcasting my webcam, that is the most annoying feature, seriously google developers must be on shrooms because nobody likes that. Ideally I ...
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Can Chrome open a local file with relative path set via link?

Lets say the following windows file-structure is given: ./ ./portable_chrome.exe ./index.html ./load_index.lnk Is there a way to open the index.html with portable_chrome.exe via load_index.lnk with ...
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Unable to open a specific site in browser on windows 7

I am trying to open 'https://chrome.google.com' on any browser on my windows 7 machine but for the life of me cannot seem to reach it (its giving a connection timeout error). I've tried all browsers ...
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Chrome doesn't update saved passwords

Chrome has always saved my passwords and then prefilled forms. This is still working - except that if I change a password after Chrome as auto filled it then Chrome won't remember the new password. ...
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Free unblocked DNS or proxy service?

I wonder if there is an easy (like ZenMate for Chrome) proxy, or any other way to get me on 4chan, with allowing me to post? I need a proxy -or what not- because my country (Turkey) is blocking ...
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Why can't I paste into youtube comments on firefox

I don't know when this happened, but today I noticed that I cannot paste text into youtube comments on firefox 40.0.3. It still works just fine on Chrome. I tried to use an addon to copy plain text ...
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Why does Chrome cause very high GPU load in full screen?

My operating system is Ubuntu 15.04. Since a few weeks I have an annoying problem with google chrome. Whenever I'm switching to full screen mode - be it a video, a flash application or anything else - ...
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similar to “click to play” for flash but for image?

anyone know any cool tricks to do "click to view" for image? kind of like "click to play" for flash but for image. So if you want to see the image you can click the grey box. the reason I am ...
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How to run Chrome apps via command line?

I'm new to linux and just installed Elementary OS. I installed Chrome and noticed that Workflowy and a bunch of other Chrome Apps are also installed, as you can see in the screenshot. But how do I ...
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How do I stop ads in my browsers?

My web browsers all keep getting completely infested with ads any time I run them. I primarily use Chrome, although I have IE installed as well, and that program also has the problem. I ran Norton ...
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Make Chrome automatically click on a specific link on a specific website

I need to configure Google Chrome to click on a specific link on a specific website (or even better, websites in a specific domains), just to automate something I have to use all the time. Is there ...
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Is it possible to change the icon for a bookmark folder in chrome?

I have a number of bookmarks in chrome that I have on the bookmarks bar with no text. I have found online tutorials to changing the bookmark icons. However, I cannot figure out how to change the icons ...
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Has Chrome allowed bookmark folder icon changing yet?

Within Chrome's bookmark bar, you can add folders. As far as I can tell, these are not yet editable to give them more descriptive images. Does anyone know if this is still the case, and if they ...
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How can I get a new browser session when opening a new tab or window on Firefox/Chrome?

When opening new Internet Explorer window, a new browser session is issued. Therefore you can login with two different accounts on the same service (let's say Gmail). The same does not apply when ...
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How to configure an brand new windows 7/8 for digital signage/infoscreen/infoterminal usage?

The point is: I'm using windows mainly as an end-user - not as developer. Our software was been developed for an micro-pc that runs OS X or a small Debian. Due missing drivers we have to switch to ...
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Video 'artifacting' in Chrome for 7 seconds, black video in Edge and IE for 7 seconds (Facebook, YouTube Gaming) - also on some GIFs

This is something I've noticed on Facebook mainly, and I believe it's caused by Windows 10 upgrade + latest AMD 15.7 drivers, because those are the only two things that have really been changed ...
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Google Chrome “Cannot set allocations”

When starting Google Chrome I often get this error. Other times Chrome just plain crashes. Why is this? It happened in windows 8.1 pro too. Then I upgraded to windows 10 hoping it would fix it but ...
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How to find text in linked pages?

Sometimes, websites offer a way to search for textual content in the form of a page with a list of results. Or maybe there are categories, which each link to a number of pages. In the case of a ...
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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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Understand structure of Chrome User Profile data to Transfer to new PC/ OS & avoid Settings corruption Error?

Older answers are not working so I'm including things that may work in pieces. Chrome Version: 44.0.2403.155 m - 44.0.2403.157 m I used to be able to copy entire Chrome User Profile\Default from OS ...
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Is there a way to give focus to Chrome search result?

It is well known that one can use Ctrl+F to find textual content in the webpage, but after I found what I need, is there a way to give focus to the search result, so that if the result is a link or a ...
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Bypass the certificate warning pages in Chrome for a specific URL

I manage an Aruba access point virtual controller cluster and when I visit the local management URL by IP (no DNS involved) over the local network using Chrome I get these two warning pages that I ...
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Chrome won't access http://0.0.0.0:4200/

I'm developing an ember-application which is hosted locally on http://0.0.0.0:4200/ . Via Safari I can access the URL without any problems but Chrome always searches for it up on Google.
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Set image as desktop background without downloading it in Google Chrome

Is there any functionality within chrome or is there an extension available that allows image opened in chrome tab to be set as desktop background without actually downloading it, just like Firefox ...
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What are some ways of bypassing SSL and HTTPS site blockers/security? [on hold]

What are some ways of bypassing SSL and HTTPS site blockers/ security? I have a job at In-trek Co. here in Europe and they taught us some basics of how to bypass socks4 and socks5 security software. ...
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How To Close A Certain Web Page With Command Line [duplicate]

How do I close a certain web page (in Chrome) with the command line? I have tried taskkill /f /im (PID). Also, I am looking for a way to do this without killing the entire Chrome process, e.g. my ...
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Kiosk mode with favorite panel? [on hold]

Does any one know if there is any browser can do Kiosk mode with favorite panel on the side? I looked into IE, Chrome, Firefox, they all can do Kiosk mode but non of them can have a fixed favorite ...
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Why does Google Chrome leave running processes behind even after closing the browser?

Even when I close Chrome, I can see running processes of that instance in the Task Manager. If I had initiated three instances of Chrome, I could see three Chrome.exe in the Task Manager. Why aren't ...
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How to find Chrome's installed plugins (*not* extensions)

Google Chrome is slowly trying to block out people using plug ins so they'll instead use their extensions. They're even semi obfuscating these plugins, and I can't find a couple I have installed. One ...
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Chrome cannot access some Google applications/pages with ERR_TOO_MANY_REDIRECTS error

I'm not a big fan of Google Chrome / Chromium, but I prefer it as my major browser. In most cases Chrome is able to do everything I need while browsing. Sometimes it is also able to infuriate me ...
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Move Google chrome Apps from one machine to another

How can I download Google chrome App from a machine which has internet connection and install to another machine which has no internet connection. I searched on google, but I am getting results to ...
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Chrome: DNS_PROBE_FINISHED_NXDOMAIN

I'm having problem browsing a website. If I type in the domain name, I get ERR_NAME_RESOLUTION_FAILED; and if I use the website's IP address instead, I get DNS_PROBE_FINISHED_NXDOMAIN. Thank you.
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How can I install Google Chrome on Fedora without any issues?

I would like to install Google Chrome on Fedora. But I couldn't get the file I downloaded from Google's website to work, and there's too much confusing and sometimes even conflicting information about ...
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single tab bar on chrome dev tools

recent chrome/chromium versions separate the dev tools into two bars. the top one with Elements, Network, Sources, etc and the bottom one with Console, Emulation, Rendering. This is nothing but a ...
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OS X right click / define on ubuntu and windows 7

I have been an OS X user for a long time and really gotten used to a lot of features that Apple has to offer. At work I have to keep switching between Windows 7 and Ubuntu 15.04. One of the most ...
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Same version of Chrome, two different behavior regarding sha1 deprecation

i'm well aware of the changes made to Chrome 42 and sha1 signed certificates. Here a short reminder : https://blog.filippo.io/the-unofficial-chrome-sha1-faq/ Our client reported this problem and ...
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Chrome Remote Desktop can't interact with remote machine

I have remote chrome desktop installed on my home laptop and a desktop at another location. On several occasions, I have connected to the laptop and instead of working normally, it isn't working at ...
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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 ...