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How do you make Adobe PDF reader plugin not crash in Google Chrome for Windows?

Google Chrome for Windows come with its own PDF viewer, but I prefer the better functionality of Adobe's own PDF viewer plugin. The problem is, it keeps crashing. The problem is not unique to me, as ...
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How does a single shockwave flash plugin process control all flash content in Chromium?

Is there a method to find which thread of flash is controlling which flash content? [Aim : To find per tab bandwidth statistics]
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1answer
18 views

Exception / Policy based chrome plugin to disallow traffic to certain domainds/subdomains

I just installed Windows 8.1 and I forgot to note how my great plugin was called. As soon as you entered a site on Chrome it would show you (if you clicked the icon) which sites where accessed for ...
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2answers
141 views

Stop browser recording history for a particular website [duplicate]

Is there any way I can prevent the browser to record the history for a particular website with the help of a plugin(as I can't find any)? As I don't think there's any inbuilt feature for doing this ...
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1answer
62 views

browser extensions for multiple sessions in firefox / chrome

I am looking for plugins that I can install with which I can have multiple sessions on my browsers. The answers I have found till now are either outdated, or suggest private browsing, or use .exe ...
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2answers
2k views

Is there a Chrome (or other browser) plugin that blocks JavaScript alerts that fire when leaving a page?

Context: Lots of pages have alerts when you leave them: if you close tabs, navigate away without saving, etc, there are numerous reasons why a site would alert/block you from leaving until you ...
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155 views

Chrome - disable Flash Player popup

Is there a way how to get rid of the annoying Flash Player popup in Chrome? I don't have flash installed and do not want to have. Version 25.0.1364.160 Ubuntu 12.04 (25.0.1364.160-0ubuntu0.12.04.1) ...
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1answer
184 views

Issues getting Java installed in Chrome in Fedora 17 x64

I am having trouble getting Java to work in Google Chrome on Fedora 17 x64. I have installed the 64-bit RPM from Oracle's site and run yum install java, but it doesn't show up in Chrome. Is there ...
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188 views

Using both Adobe Reader and built-in PDF viewer in Google Chrome

I would like to use both Chrome's built-in PDF viewer and the Adobe Reader plugin at the same time. Specifically, I want to open PDFs with the built-in viewer by default (because I think it is more ...
1
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1answer
118 views

What is the npapi-msdocs plugin?

What is the npapi-msdocs plugin? Is it possible with use this plugin to handle Microsoft Office documents in Chrome? For example to view a .doc file inline instead of having to downloading it?
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1answer
51 views

Are there any extensions for browsers that open a chatroom based on people searching for the same thing?

I was reading an old Linux Magazine and there was an article about a defunct project called "search party" which would optionally open a chatroom when doing a google search so that you could talk to ...
2
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2answers
5k views

Microsoft's Windows Media Player plugin doesn't register on Chrome (Windows)

After installing the "Windows Media Player plug-in for Firefox" (either automatically or by downloading wmpfirefoxplugin.exe manually) and running it, the WMP plugin still does not appear in ...
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Java plugin in Google Chrome is not being loaded

Google Chrome is not loading the Java plug-in properly. When I try it in Mozilla Firefox, it works perfectly on every site. I tried re-installing Chrome, but even that didn't help.
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1answer
2k views

Close tab by double-click in Google Chrome

How can I close a selected tab by double-clicking on the tab header in Google Chrome? The extension Double-click closes tab only works on the page itself - not the tab.
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1answer
803 views

Plugin or proxy that can change response content?

On my desktop I woud like to run a proxy or a plugin that would allow one to change the responses received from the server. I would love to use Greasemonkey for this, but Greasemonkey (at least the ...
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2answers
5k views

Chrome blocking Java plugin

When I use Chrome with a certain page, I get the following message shown in a yellow bar along the top of my screen: The Java plug-in was blocked because it is out of date. I have the following ...
2
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1answer
669 views

Flash content regularly crashing Firefox/Chrome, with 3-second delay when switching to full screen mode?

For months now I have been plagued with issues regarding Flash content in my browsers. Regularly when I try to load (e.g.) a YouTube video, the browser will hang and I have to kill ...
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1answer
1k views

Does anyone know a Chrome extension for search/replace using regular expressions? [closed]

I want a Chrome extension that can do text replacements using regular expressions. Does anyone know one?
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1answer
383 views

Equivalent of Firefox Plugin “Aero Window Title” in Google Chrome

Windows 7 / Aero UI / Chrome Frame Issue. In Mozilla Firefox I use this plugin purely to stop my white-space above my tabs disappearing so that I can easily grab my window and move it around as I ...
2
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1answer
2k views

What does the “Run PPAPI Flash In The Renderer Proces” flag do?

In Google Chrome's about:flags, I see an opton labeled "Run PPAPI Flash In The Renderer Proces". The only resource I've found is that PPAPI, "Pepper", is an alternative to Netscape's NPAPI. My ...
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2answers
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Google Chrome trouble installing plug-in message

Recently the Google Chrome browser has been prompting me to install a plug-in every time I visit a web page. I always say Yes, install plug-in, but that seems to have no effect. I tried following the ...
2
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4answers
2k views

How to prevent page crashes in Google Chrome?

I use the most recent Chrome version on Windows 7. Since I discovered tabbed browsing, I couldn't help preventing myself from opening too many tabs simultaneously. With Google chrome, I frequently ...
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2answers
481 views

How to get back Google Instant in Google Chrome?

I use Windows 7 and want to know how to get back Google Instant in my browser. Yesterday, Google changed the way of searching and included some new method to search. I used to be able to type away ...
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2answers
239 views

Whitelisting a Google Chrome plugin

I need to block Flash plugin by default and only allow it on manually approved sites, while allowing the PDF plugin to run anywhere automatically. Is it possible to achieve?
2
votes
1answer
280 views

Add-on for automatic URL shortening in browser

Are there any plugins or third party apps/add-ons/extensions in Firefox, Chrome, or any other browser which shortens copied URLs on the go?
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1answer
550 views

anyone know of a FireFox plugin that allows us to open a new link in Chrome?

does anyone know of a FireFox plugin that allows us to open a new link in Chrome? I often have to open links from FireFox into Chrome (so basically currently I'd have to copy the url and go to chrome ...
2
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0answers
214 views

Google Chrome - “click to play” functionality per plugin?

I am using Google Chrome's "click to play" functionality to prevent Flash plugins from running unless I choose to. This is fantastic and at last my machine is fast again. Problem is I love the ...
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0answers
358 views

djvu chrome plugin on osx

Which djvu plugin is recommended for use with the Chrome browser on OSX?
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1answer
99 views

Can I set a hotkey to “click” on an icon in the plugin bar?

I would like to use chrome instead of firefox because of his synching mechanism, which in firefox is quite faulty (only bookmarks are imported, a big problem 'cos I need extensions too). I managed to ...
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1answer
1k views

how to block pop ups in chrome

I am using Chrome on a Ubuntu system and using Chrome a website has been highly irritating ...
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1answer
2k views

How can I get Google Chrome to use the 64-bit Flash plugin?

[ me@fc14_x86_64 ~ ] google-chrome *** NSPlugin Viewer *** ERROR: /usr/lib/mozilla/plugins/libflashplayer.so: wrong ELF class: ELFCLASS32 [ me@fc14_x86_64 ~ ] locate libflashplayer.so ...
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2answers
749 views

Youtube videos play, not BBC, in Firefox. Chrome OK

Ubuntu 10.10, 32 bit. Firefox 3.6.14 Why don't BBC videos play in Firefox if Youtube has no problem? Moreover videos play fine in Chrome. Another strange thing: there seem to be two flash plugins in ...
3
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1answer
382 views

Extension for Chrome that redirects you to an existing tab if you try and open the same url

I guess I'm looking for a "unique tab" extension that would behave as follows: I open a new tab and type in "mail.google.com" It looks for an already open tab with that url If found, it takes me to ...
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1answer
539 views

Java in Chrome on OS X, enable “click to play”

How do I enable "click to play" for the Java plugin in Chrome on OS X? If impossible, is there any way to make Chrome prompt me before running Java? I.e. is there any middle ground between disabling ...
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3answers
1k views

Quickly swap user agents in Chrome?

Does anyone know of a plugin or extension for Google Chrome that would allow me to quickly choose what user agent I want to appear as. Say if I visit a site that says "Please use IE to view this ...
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6answers
97k views

Disable Java Plugin in Google Chrome?

This is the second time I've had a drive-by executable installed on my machine using the following: Google Chrome 6 (latest) Windows 7, UAC on This happened while I was browsing for images to add ...
3
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1answer
2k views

How do you increase the plugin timeout in Chrome?

Tonight, while my computer was devoting most of its CPU to other tasks, Chrome decided that every tab that was using a plugin had crashed. In Firefox there's a configuration setting for the number ...
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4answers
7k views

Missing swf plugin in Google Chrome [Ubuntu]

How to play .swf file in Google Chrome? Because when I open .swf files it says Missing Plug-in. though when I open chrome://plugins it shows that it has Shockwave Flash plugin installed already. My ...
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5answers
6k views

Is there a plugin/extension to disable CSS on certain sites and not others when browsing?

Is there a plugin/extension to disable CSS on certain sites and not others when browsing? Sort of like the ability featured in web dev toolbar plugins, but selective and automatic. Any ideas?
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1answer
159 views

Browser plugin for showing the article's posting/modification date

I wonder if there is any browser plugin(for FF or Chrome) that for a webpage shows the timestamp it was written or updated. As I read many technical articles, I would find it extremely useful, because ...
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3answers
321 views

chrome extension manager

Is there any google chrome extension that lets you manage other extensions?So that you can disable and enable them by just one click Because I have many extensions installed in my chrome browser but I ...
2
votes
1answer
3k views

Looking for a AutoZoom browser plugin

I have a pretty large 24" wide screen with a pretty high resolution. When I browse, some sites have a fixed layout and there is basically a narrow column. So I typically zoom in to the point just ...
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6answers
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What's the best Flash Blocker for the Chrome Browser on a Mac?

Looking at the extensions gallery for Chromium there seems to be a number of flash-blocking extensions available: A couple with very similar names even. I've been using ClicktoFlash in Safari and ...
15
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10answers
5k views

Google Chrome plugin/bookmarklet: “open in Firefox”?

Is there a plugin or a bookmarklet for Chrome which opens the current page in Firefox? Update: Thanks Phoshi for the suggestion. Here is my AutoHotKey script (not messing with the clipboard...): ...
25
votes
6answers
32k views

Google Chrome Plugin for JSON Reading

Is there a Chrome plugin that renders JSON files in Chrome? Currently Chrome just tries to download them, and that's kind of boring.
4
votes
4answers
4k views

Is there a Google Bookmarks plugin for Chrome?

I currently use Google Bookmarks via the Google toolbar plug-in for Firefox. I find this extremely useful as it allows me to have roaming bookmarks rather than having to maintain bookmarks on ...
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3answers
439 views

Email This Plugin for Chrome

Firefox has this massively useful plugin called EmailThis by LazyRussian. It allows you to right-click on a page and just kick off your webmail compose page and email it. But...Firefox has become a ...
0
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1answer
1k views

Downloads in high speed with Google Chrome

Is there any plug-in or something which is the same as DownThemAll for Firefox? Just need to have a kind of download manager for Chrome but better that Chrome has built-in.
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8answers
33k views

Stop PDFs from displaying inside Google Chrome

When I click on a PDF link in Chrome, it opens automatically inside the browser window. How can I get it to download instead and open with an external viewer? Update: I implemented djhowell's ...
4
votes
4answers
1k views

Ad-Block for Chrome? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is it possible to get Adblock functionality in Google Chrome? Looking for an AdBlock replacement for Chrome, I found AdSweep, which is no longer maintained. Any ...