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Google Drive and Chrome on Mac OS auto logout

We are trying to set up google drive and chrome apps to automatically log out/sign out at reboot. The purpose is to have each new user to have a fresh login screen for those two apps. Also we would ...
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Why does Netflix perform better (more efficiently) in full-screen mode?

I noticed the other day that when watching a movie on Netflix in Chrome on my Retina MacBook Pro, the fans would spin up more quickly when I was just watching the video in a single tab in a regular ...
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Video camera is not available after waking up from sleep on macbook pro

There is a problem on my mac with skype. When mac wakes up after sleep and I want to do a video call video is not available. Restarting skype doesn't help. After a very long time every time restarting ...
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How to disable most visited tabs in Google Chrome on Mac?

I have previously been able to disable the new tab most visited thumbnails by disabling the "Enable Instant Extended API" in the chrome://flags/. This isn't an option on Chrome 33.0.1750.117 on OSX ...
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How to identify web site inaccessible issue on OSX?

I would like to know how I can identify this problem. I have been surfing on Internet today without any problem and not setting changed. I really think this is the cause of HTTP packet from internet ...
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416 views

Internet is super slow on Mac Mavericks

I've got quite the problem and I've been digging into it for a while. I am on a MacBook Pro Retina, 2.7 GHz i7, 16 GB Ram, running Mavericks (10.9.1). This is a work computer that was brand new in ...
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.Net framework on Mac

Can I install .net framework on my apple laptop if I'm using Google Chrome? I need to have .net framework for an accounting program called Sage 50, which isn't compatible with Mac. So I had to ...
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enable webrtc in Google Chrome

I'm using an open source application that requires a browser with Webrtc. I have been able to use it with Google Chrome, however, after clearing all of the following data, I get notifications from the ...
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How to set Mac to open URLs in certain profile of Google Chrome?

Google Chrome has a feature where you can create several different browser users. Is there a way to make Mac OS to use a particular user when opening links from other applications (e.g. skype, MS ...
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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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384 views

Google Chrome Cache - Mac OS X 10.8.5

I'm having difficulty locating my Google Chrome Cache. I've searched and it says to go to ~/Library/Caches/Google/Chrome, however I don't have a Google folder in Caches. Any idea where I might be ...
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Automatically Filing Chrome (Mac) Downloads By Source

Is there a way on the Mac (Chrome extension, Mac app, script, or otherwise) to automatically file Chrome downloads into folders by source / website?
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Mac OSX - suspicious redirection of google.com in chrome

I'm doing some traveling and I recently had some weird/suspicious behavior in chrome for Mac OSX (10.6) using a motel wifi: When I went to www.google.com or searched in the chrome toolbar, it ...
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Command+Click downloads link in Google Chrome for Mac

I'm used to Command+Click opening a link in a new tab, but for some reason, instead, it downloads the link. Is this the new default behavior in Chrome for Mac, or what?
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MAC Parallels Desktop was not found

I uninstall parallels, but now I have got 5 error messages: Google Chrome requires Parallels Desktop to operate. PLease install Parallels Desktop and try again. I think this errors appear from ...
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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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I'm using Chrome stable on OSX how to redirect a url

I've just bought the latest 13in Mac Air and I'm trying to get it to redirect from the international Apple store to the Australian one. The url currently is store.apple.com but I want it to always go ...
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How do you open the menu bar in full screen on Chrome on a Mac OSX 10.8.4?

I've read in multiple places http://lifehacker.com/321595/access-the-dock-and-menu-bar-from-your-keyboard to use ⌃+F2, which I think is actually Fn+⌃+F2, to open your menu bar; but that's not working ...
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Sync chrome tabs with safari locally

I want to be able to check my open tabs on my iOS devices that I have open on my Mac's Chrome browser. I have looked up if its a possibility to sync Chrome directly with iCloud but its not possibile. ...
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Delete certificate for specific website

When I go to github, Chrome warns me that "The site's security certificate is not trusted!" I am sure I am using the correct URL. When I go to the same URL in Firefox, I don't get this issue. How do ...
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479 views

Chrome Won't Load Google.com Until I Clear Cache

I can visit any website except for Google.com just fine. Other browsers pull up Google just fine. Only Chrome has the issue. Once I clear the cache it will work again just fine. But I must clear the ...
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Change the MacOS MenuBar name of a Chrome Save-Application App

I created an app for a page (say reddit.com) that I visit often using the Chrome Save as Application shellScript. When I did so, I had two problems: The reddit.com icon was not the icon of my ...
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chrome extension don't show any content but functional

The extension suddenly become what the picture shows, you can use all of them,but it just render nothing to me My chrome : Version 27.0.1430.0 dev OS: OSX 10.8.2
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Completely disable zooming in Google Chrome on Mac

A keyboard shortcut (Control+Option+scroll up / down) I use constantly trigger accidental page zoom in Google chrome. I would like a way to disable this behavior or even completely disable zooming in ...
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Mac External HDD (time machine) unwanted access

While I am using the browser I often hear the external HDD spin up. This causes the browser to freeze for about 5 - 10 seconds while the drive is doing whatever it is doing. I am not sure why this ...
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Why is Google Chrome having trouble connecting to Google's servers?

When I bring my Macbook to work I often experience really long response times (~60 seconds) when I use google.com / the unified search bar (or whatever it's name is...). When I'm at home or when I use ...
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Downloaded files not launching in Chrome - Why?

Strange behavior in Chrome, in OSX Mountain Lion. After I download a file, it appears in the bottom bar of the browser, normally I can just click on the file and it launches. Or click the small arrow ...
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Is there a keyboard shortcut to open a bookmark from the Bookmarks Bar on Chrome for Mac?

Tabbing from the Location/Search "Omnibar" will bring focus to individual items in the Bookmarks Bar, but no variation of Return, Enter and meta-keys seems to open them. Is there any way to trigger a ...
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No Java Applet support for Mac OS-X on Chrome 10.7.5 after 2012-006 update

Since the 2012-006 update to Apple Java, the Java Preferences pane has disappeared. Apple says that you install the latest version of Java from Oracle in order to reinstate support for Applets. But ...
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is there a way to make Google Chrome to focus only on text fields when pressing tab?

is there a way (setting, or extension) to make tabbing on Google Chrome (at least on Mac OS X) to focus only on text fields, instead of all focusable elements? That is, let's say the focus in on the ...
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Google Chrome title bar appears blurry using non-Basic Themes

Running Windows 7 Professional on a Retina MacBook Pro through Boot Camp, any Windows themes that are not "Basic" will result in Google Chrome's UI to appear bloated and blurry, as can be seen in ...
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How to automatically fill in www. and .com in chrome in Mac - equivalent of Ctrl+enter in Windows?

In windows it was possible to just type the domain name and then press Ctrl+enter which resulted in the www. and .com prefix and suffix being added automatically. Is there an equivalent on the Mac?
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Where is the Google Chrome crash dump location for Mac?

For Windows, here are the instructions. Where are the crash logs on Mac OS X?
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What is the equivalent of Chrome's Alt+Enter in the address bar for Firefox?

In Chrome, if I want to duplicate the current page in a new tab, I highlight the address bar and click Alt+Enter. What's the equivalent keyboard shortcut for Firefox? I'm currently on a Mac with ...
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Gmail as icon on Dock in os x

On Windows, I can add Gmail as a faux application to the Taskbar, by using something like "add to task bar" in the Wrench->Tools menu. This promotes it to appear as a native application in the task ...
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What is the risk of not running an anti virus on a Mac?

One of the family's computers is a Macbook Air, recently the virus subscription expired and my problem is to decide whether to renew/replace it. When the Mac was bought (2010), the anti virus program ...
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Mac OS 10.6 vs Chrome - video on youtube is not displayed

After starting my Mac OS 10.6 from sleeping mode are not displayed video on youtube. I use Google Chrome. Does anyone the same problem or tip, what caused this? It's annoying me still restart Macbook ...
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Convert Cached CSS file to valid CSS

I have a cached file of css in my google chrome cache: visible in 'about:cache.' When I click on it, however, the file is a mix of binary and the css, not the original valid css file. How can I strip ...
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How can I prevent a popup browser window from appearing when I'm on wifi networks?

In particular, plenty of cafes/institutions/whatever popup a window to let you login/pay for internet. This window pops up as soon as I'm connected to the network. Inevitably, if I just go to a ...
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How do I install a crx file on Google Chrome Dev?

I'm using Google Chrome 21 Dev and I can't install .crx files. I download them, but no popup appears asking if I want to install it. Any suggestions?
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chrome 18 ignores my osx font rendering settings

I'm my mac I set all fonts below say 16px to have font smoothing disabled. chrome obeyed that as well. yesterday it updated itself to version 18 and now it is the only software that ignores that ...
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How can I get ftp:// links in Chrome (Mac) to open the connection in Transmit?

I'm trying to get a link like this to open the Transmit FTP app when clicked from Chrome (I'm on version 16, using OS X 10.7): ftp://username:[email protected] Clicking a link like that that will ...
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Is there a way (an app) to automatically detect the language you are typing in and switch to the appropriate (spellcheck) dictionary?

I type about equally in both my native language and English. Spellchecking is less important when using my native language but it would still be nice to have it - or at least to deactivate English ...
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How do I change the Chrome installation folder on a Mac?

I am trying to run the selenium server and in the instructions it is said that the server assumes that Chrome is located at /Applications/Google\ Chrome.app/Contents/MacOS/Google\ Chrome. How do I ...
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Why is Google Chrome so slow when searching from the address bar?

I'm using the latest dev version of Google Chrome (17.0.963.6 dev) on OS X Lion (because I heard the latest version works better with Lion). I've cleared my cache and history, but when I search from ...
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Switch between two languages for spell checking in Google Chrome for Mac

Environment: Mac OS X 10.7.2, Chrome 15. This is how chrome://settings/languages looks like: When I right click on a text box and go to Spell-checker Options, I get a lot of languages there, but ...
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Mac cycle backwards through input fields?

I've tried searching for this on Google and here but can't seem to find it. I'm looking for a shortcut similar to Tab where it goes to the next input field in a form (in Chrome on the web). Is there a ...
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963 views

Flash 11 crashing Mac browsers?

I run Mac OS X 10.6.8 and Flash 11 in Google Chrome 15. The process part looks like this: username 93458 11.4 14.0 2469136 588600 ?? S 2:02AM 5:37.25 /Applications/Google ...
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Switching active spellchecker language in Chrome using a key shortcut instead of context menu

I am looking for a way to quickly switch active language of spell checker in Chrome. The original way to do is to use right-click on the text field, choose Spell Checking[1] from the menu and then ...
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How to keep links from opening in new windows with Google Chrome?

I have a friend who recently switched from PC to a Macbook Air. She's using Google Chrome and telling me that often times when she clicks a link it is opening in a new window, and that behavior seems ...