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Update to Chrome 36, black screen, no address bar, can't uninstall

I just updated to the latest (as of 7/18/14) Chrome, version 36 and when I relaunched the browser, it's just the window frame and a black screen. It seems like a page (google.com) is loaded but it's ...
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Chrome and Firefox Crash When Bringing Up Windows Explorer

I am having a weird issue lately on my laptop. I am running Windows 7 and I have IE v10, Chrome v36, and Firefox v31. All my browsers are up to date and all Windows Updates are installed. The issue ...
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How to completely delete Chrome OS and replace it with linux?

as you can see in the title I have a question regarding chrombooks. I would like to format the internal storage and install Linux (manjaro hopefully) and I would prefer to not have to use crouton. The ...
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Chrome Omnibox Origin Chip

Chrome's omnibox origin chip is become default every page, however, it enabled when i hit the tab key in autocomplete in search pages before the last update. How can i change it to old version? ...
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Google Chrome on Linux not using ALSA for sound

On my laptop, I've got an .asoundrc file that outputs sound to my USB headset. This works fine for SMplayer and Firefox. However, Google Chrome (at least, Flash-based and HTML5-based videos and ...
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Can't hear sound on vine/instgram videos with chrome/explorer

I can see Vine and Instagram videos, but there is no sound. Even if I click the speaker on a vine to unmute it I don't get sound. I have the newest version of chrome, and I don't have any problems ...
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Google chrome not accepting any security certificates

I've recently developed a problem with Google Chrome that's really annoying. I'm using Firefox at the moment with no problems whatsoever and it's the same with IE, so it's safe to say this problem is ...
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Can you force an offline mode? It takes forever to load a page from disk

I have a machine that is not connected to the internet but I have some documentation saved to the disk in HTML format. Google Chrome sure enough will open it, but I presume that it's trying to call ...
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How to restore the URL in Google Chrome's omnibox, i.e. always show it without right-click “Show Url”

Woke up today to Google Chrome version 36.0.1985.143 m and noticed Chrome is now hiding the URL until you choose to right-click in the URL bar to re-show it. I have checked chrome://settings and ...
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Webcam is only recognized by some software

I have a webcam that works fine in software such as camorama and cheese. However, I cannot use it in websites that allow you to use a webcam (it's not recognized). I tested it with: Chromium 34.0 ...
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Disqus cache of unposted posts

Some webpages implement Disqus and also have the rather bad policy of adding auto refresh to the page. This result in for example one writing a long answer in a debate and then a refresh comes along – ...
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How do you launch a Chrome extension without going to the app store?

A few months ago there was an update to Google Chrome that got rid of all my "Apps" on the home page. There's only one I use, and now that it's gone it's incredibly frustrating. I use the PostMan App ...
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Change the Target path and icon of google chrome on the desktop

I am making an Inno Setup Script and I need to start the application using Chrome. I need to edit the target link of chrome to point to it. Example: ...
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Unexpected “waiting for localhost”?

So I ran into something that kind of worried me today. Lately my computer has been kind of slow and I'm dealing with that, but today when I opened Facebook in Google Chrome, I noticed a message in the ...
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Set chrome's “Ask where to save each file before downloading” setting via group policy

I am deploying chrome throughout our domain via group policy. I want to require that all file downloads ask where to save the file. There is a setting in chrome to "Ask where to save each file ...
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Audio from VLC will get quiet when focusing other applications

Note about above: It's not a duplicate of those. OS: Windows 8.1 I'm noticing that when playing something from VLC (though it happens when playing audio from Chrome) that my sound will ...
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Google Hangouts Stuck and Unable to Sign in

So, my Chrome Hangouts extension seems to be stuck trying to sign me in to an account, but I can't try signing into another account. All I get is a message saying: Unable to sign in This ...
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Whats this new button on chrome?

Recently re installed Windows and Chrome and noticed a blue button next to the omnibar: It seems to simply refresh the page once pressed. Then on a Google page it turns into a search icon: It ...
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Can I restore closed tabs after quitting Chrome?

I closed Chrome by accident. Now all the tabs I had open are presumably gone. I don't want to risk anything by starting Chrome now before asking for help. I fear that they will be permanently lost ...
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Stuck on 'Establishing secure connection' in Chrome for one website

I am trying to access https://users.premierleague.com/PremierUser/account/re-register.html in Chrome and it is getting stuck on 'establishing secure connection'. Other secure sites work fine and the ...
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How to Select Hyperlink Text in Google Chrome?

I am running Google Chrome 5. How can I select hyper link text using the mouse with, for example, CTRL or ALT keys?
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Chrome: uninstalled applications keep coming back

Every time I uninstall an application or extension from Chrome, it keeps coming back. I use Chrome on several computers, and apparently uninstalling an application from a computer doesn't spread the ...
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Is it possible to run Chrome with and without web security at the same time?

I recently found out that I can disable Chrome "web security" using a command line argument, making JavaScript development easier. The issue is that I can't seem to run more than one "instance" of ...
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How to prevent Google from knowing my passwords?

I noticed that my notebook has synchronized not only my Chrome bookmarks, but also my passwords to sites. This can't be done on demand, because my other computer can be turned off. And this can't be ...
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Which IE Security Zone(s) Does Chrome Reference When Performing NTLM Authentication?

Can someone please confirm which IE security zone(s) Chrome references when determining whether or not to submit NTLM credentials? I've came across one blog post that indicated that it might only ...
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How to make screenshot of select option element expanded?

Is a way to make webpage screenshot by chrome/firefox extension on expanded <select/> / <option/> ? I'm using Awesome Screenshot, but shortcuts doesn't work in that situation.
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how to debug a website on your mobile phone through desktop chrome dev tools

I'm currently working on creating a responsive website.. and it looks funny on my nexus 5 (chrome app).. I've tried using the chrome dev tools emulator (as well as other websites) but the proposed ...
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View and modify form data before posted to server

There is a website I need to report data on a daily basis. To report the data I need to fill out a form and submit (post) it. One of the fields is a select element, and it's missing a value. The ...
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Disable Backspace as Nav in Chrome using AutoHotKey

I'm trying to use AutoHotKey to fix the backspace key in Chrome. My first attempt utilized the following solution from this question: #IfWinActive, ahk_class Chrome_WidgetWin_1 BackSpace::Send, ...
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understanding apache server playback

I just setup an apache-2.4.7 server on my Ubuntu 14.04 system. You can navigate the file directory external to the LAN and successfully play media using google chrome, firefox, and safari on windows ...
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Chrome extension to edit your own web pages' live html directly in-browser? [on hold]

I'm curious. I recently changed the way I've been editing my websites for years (via FTP client), to dropbox-like syncing a version of the public_html folder on the PC to the one on the FTP, with ...
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Toshiba satellite c850-b832 battery

Should I disconnect the power cable when the battery is full? I'm confused someones said it's normal and another say it's dangerous and another say it's saving your battery for more time
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How to make Google Chrome forget a website

Whenever I visit a certain a website, Google chrome somehow still has the exact input I typed in to perform a search. Every time I go back to the website, it automatically executes that same original ...
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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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Where does Google Chrome store search engine settings?

I want to know where Google Chrome stores its search engine settings for the Windows XP platform. The reason being; my search engine keeps being changed to SpeedBit and I've thought of just locking up ...
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connection to srv1.srv-stat.com error in Chrome console

I'm using mavericks and Chrome. When looking at Chrome console I get this strange error saying: Failed to load resource: net::ERR_SOCKET_NOT_CONNECTED ...
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Extract pdf / image from doc88 Flash viewer

doc88.com uses some kind of encryption to protect pdf files. I used Chrome developer tools and found that it loads .ebt file. I think its encrypted Pdf / Swf file. I found the following reply Here ...
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How do I “specify a different profile directory” in Chrome?

I was having problems with the latest version of Chrome which had been automatically installed (my settings are set to install updates). So I decided to delete it using MacKeeper, revert to the prior ...
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Black screen issue playing videos in youtube on Google Chrome

when i play a video in youtube there is a black screen, see - http://prntscr.com/2wzrmn, altough i can use the interactions and hear the audio, i can't see the video. There is enough space in my C ...
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Prevent Chrome/Chromium from wiping userscript settings when you clear cookies

When you clear cookies/localstorage in Chrom* your userscript settings get wiped. Is there a way to preserve this in some way? I'd like to not have to reconfigure them every time I delete my browsing ...
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In windows xp, how can I set the default browser from chrome to IE via Command Line, without admin privs

Situation: 1. Need to Set the defualt browser to IE via cmd(problem) 2. Need to do a citrix login via IE(amounts to loading a url) beause it wont run in google chrome 3. then set default ...
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Disable the “You've gone full screen” notification in Chrome

Every time I switch into Full Screen (F11) in chrome it says "You've gone full screen. Exit Full Screen (F11)". Can I disable this from showing up? I know how to exit full screen.
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How can I export my extensions in Chrome 15?

In Google Chrome 15, how can I export my extensions to another computer? This question doesn't apply to Chrome version 15. I'm trying to copy an extension that no longer exists in the webstore.
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Chrome show hidden URL in the location bar

I need some help with my web browser, I use google chrome with version 36.0.1985. In the most of times, when I open on google chrome I usually see the full URL in the location bar, but today I can ...
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Chrome URL bar created a mini URL shortcut and turned into a search box completely [duplicate]

I don't know if it is supposed to be this way from now on. A couple of hours ago the appearance of my address bar has changed. You know how it is normally, while you are on a tab doing anything, the ...
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How to fix this graphic error with Chrome 36 on Mac OS 10.9.4?

Time and time again Chrome 36 on Mac OS 10.9.4 seems to have problems to render the graphics properly (see image below). This distortion is visible only for some time. As soon as the contents change ...
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Is there any solution to Chrome that I can set a reminder to check my gmail chat 10 per minute? [on hold]

I don't like to install any program for windows, because my laptop is not too strong. I am looking for a settings or option in Chrome or Gmail for a reminder bubble with text something like this: ...
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Can connect to internet with Firefox but Chrome can't

I'm using Windows 7 x86 SP1. I've been using chrome for years. But now it can't connect to internet. I think it's because the latest windows update, which after i updated it, all of the fonts' ...
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Difference between on board and separate v g a [on hold]

i want to know the difference between on board and separate v g a. what is best for gaming purpose. Is dedicated v g a on board or separate? please let me know quickly as i do not have much time.
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Twitter.com redirects to search page instead of timeline

Every time I try to access twitter.com, I am being redirected to Twitter's search results page instead of my timeline. If I am already in the timeline and refresh the page, it works fine though. So, I ...