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Chrome: URL from link hovering overwritten by “loading [whatever]” messages

In Chrome, hovering the mouse pointer over a link shows its URL in the status bar. My problem is, for sites which include a lot of external resources it can take 5 to 30 seconds for every last ...
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Background color of link hover statusbar in Google Chrome

I recently intalled the latest version of Chrome and noticed that the background color of the link hover status bar goes from black to lightgray everytime it is created. Can this be changed so the ...
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Turn on the link hover statusbar in Google Chrome

I want to turn on the feature where whenever I hover over a hyperlink and in the bottom lefthand corner it shows a light blue hover tooltip about where that link goes. It looks like that since some ...
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Status bar URLs are being clipped in Chrome

Same as this question, but regarding Chrome. When I mouse over a long URL, it puts ... at the end. I don't like that. Is there a way to disable it? An extension, a hidden about:config page, or a ...
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3answers
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How to see where a link REALLY points to in the status bar?

It used to be that people would say: "Check the status bar before you click on a link, it might not be going where you think it is." I've noticed that that doesn't help you anymore... many times on ...
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Turn off the link hover statusbar in Google Chrome

I want to turn off the feature where whenever I hover over a hyperlink and in the bottom lefthand corner it shows a light blue hover tooltip about where that link goes. Why do I want to turn it off? ...