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Chromebook is a Google netbook which runs the cloud operating system Chrome OS.

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Setup a network file share in windows 10, works great on iPad, but Chrome OS

That explains it all. The way I shared is by right-clicking a folder, clicking Give access to, and give R/W permission to Everyone. It works on my iPad's built in tool in the files app, but using the ...
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Does chromeos perform file clean up when in developer mode?

I have a chromebook which I have put into developer mode. Everytime it starts up it shows the warning screen saying os verification is off and I press Ctrl+D to continue. I started playing with a ...
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Can you change a mac address on a Chromebook using Linux beta? (mac spoofing)

I know there's a way to change your MAC address temporarily however I can't be bothered having to go to the store to buy a USB to back up my files so I can go into developer mode. So I was wondering, ...
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Use chromebook for students in class?

I have the project of buying cheap laptops for in-class exams. With a quick search on Google: Ubuntu on a Chromebook I found plenty of materials. So, I bought an Asus C204 (it was the cheapest, but ...
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Can't install fonts on Asus Chromebook - no “Fonts” option on Edit menu

I'm trying to install some custom fonts (.otf files) on my wife's Asus Chromebook. Every tutorial I've found says one of two things: either "In Google Docs, go to the Edit menu then choose ...
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How to delete an autofilled field on a chromebook when the username is no longer saved

I saw the other questions that were similar to mine, but in this case, the default autofill username (which autofills every time I load the page) is not in the drop-down list because it is a deleted ...
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Dell Chromebook 11 3189 provisioned in a different domain, not allowing enrollment in ours

We do our own Chromebook repairs at our school district. Recently, we purchased a refurb motherboard at legit vendor (not eBay)! It turns out that this motherboard is still provisioned on another ...
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My HP chromebook will not stop making this loud chiming noise. How can I fix this?

My Chromebook is a Hp. I don't know what to do.
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Chromebook Bootloader Broken?

I want to be able to install linux mint onto my chromebook to dual boot and I enabled developer mode and all the other settings (crossystem usb boot) and I shutdown the chromebook and boot it up, I ...
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Chromebook to HDMI with horizontal jitter?

I have an Asus Chromebook mirrored to my TV via a USB-C to HDMI converter and a 10' HDMI cable, all bought in mid-2019. Recently the TV is failing to display, intermittently & increasingly. The ...
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How do I unzip a zip file on the chromebook?

I can open some zip files via the file app that is preinstalled on the chromebook, but some zip files just won't open up for me. I don;t understand why, since all the zip files I downloaded a few days ...
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How do I set o365 browser version of Microsoft Excel as the default editor for xlsx files in my Chromebook My Files folder?

Chromebook w/OS v88.x Microsoft 365 Family subscription Situation: I have a file in my Chromebook's My Files folder called 'test.xlsx'. Currently, if I double-click on it, it will open that file in ...
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How to unenroll Samsung Chromebook 2 11 - XE500C12 from Enterprise enrollment?

I tried everything to undo enterprise enrollment but they don't work. I tried Power washing, resetting with Esc+Refresh+Power). My Chromebook type is a Samsung Chromebook 2 11 - XE500C12.
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Asus VS247H-P Monitor not detected by Acer C720p-2625 Chromebook via HDMI

I'm having trouble connecting a monitor to a Chromebook. The monitor is not being detected by the Chromebook. Details and previous troubleshooting: I have an Acer C720p-2625 Chromebook, and I'm ...
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How to activate and select a USB WiFi dongle in a Chromebook, instead of the built-in device?

Our school-provided HP Chromebook 11 G5 has problems handling video calls over WiFi. Doing some research, I found out that many generic WiFi USB dongles are available and are supposedly compatible ...
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How can I access the browser history on another computer?

I was on a loaner Chromebook while my original one was being fixed. I need to know if I can access the browser history of the loaner now that I am back on my own Chromebook?
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Chromebook Error extending display to external monitor

Chrome OS: Version 87.0.4280.152 (Official Build) (64-bit) Chromebook: Lenovo S345-14AST Monitor: SAMSUNG PX2370 Problem: unable to uncheck 'mirror built in display' so that I can extend the display ...
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Chromebook starts with magnified screen

My son's HP Chromebook from school has 2 accounts. The one he's supposed to use goes to a massively magnified screen, the only time I see anything is when I move the cursor to the upper left corner of ...
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chrome book trying to pair to device not mine

I know you can remove a bluetooth device by choosing it and then choosing delete. However my problem is that my HP chromebook x360 is trying to connect to a ruku in a different appartment. All I get ...
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recover deleted file on chromebook

I accidentally deleted months worth of work with rm -r *. I used it in the wrong directory and now the main Python script that I wrote is gone. Is there any way to retrieve this whatsoever? Thanks (I'...
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Linux backup restore not working

I got errors yesterday from my Linux terminal, but I backed up my files from Linux and then uninstalled and reinstalled Linux. Then, I am trying to restore the Linux files from the .tini file I got. ...
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How to fix the terminal and Linux files for error 20 on a chromebook

Today, I was trying to access the terminal and Linux files for Linux, but it suddenly all crashed! I got crosh (press ctrl-alt-t on chrome to get there) to act as my terminal with the code "vsh ...
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Google Classroom - link to meeting issue

I have a new Chromebook for my child's homeschool. Whenever we join the class meeting using the icon at the top of google classroom, it opens in meet, not Chrome, which means she can't raise her hand ...
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When I type certain letters in my chrome book for example e it types qerwiuPO and when I use ctrl it turns off

I tried to hardware reset but when I use the refresh button my chrome book shuts down.I already tried to do a hardware reset but when I use the refresh my chrome book turns off.
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Where is the write protect screw on chromebook C330

I’m trying to remove the write-protect screw or switch on my Chromebook C330. Where is it?
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Debian 10/ SparkyLinux no sound coming out of speakers (chromebook acer 15)

i've tried reinstall pulse audio and alsa but nothing seems to be working. I can't hear anything out of my speakers, I don't see my built in speakers output in the volume control so maybe that could ...
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How to wipe my hard drive on busybox? Messed up trying to install galliumOS with unetBootIn,

So, I am using my school computer to make my flash drive bootable so I can install galliumOS on my personal computer which is a chromebook. I used unetBootIn to make my flash drive live and it ended ...
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Create bootable windows 10 USB from chrome OS

So my PC crashed a couple days ago and I need to run a clean install of windows 10 from a bootable USB. The only other computer I have to work with is a Chrome OS, and I can't seem to find clear ...
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Xe25QBB dev mode lockout

Obtained a chromebook 2nd hand. Has a lockout on devmode...need FWMP disabled to get to shell to make necessary changes to use the device. Have attempted to pull battery to get firmware access to no ...
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How do I remove partially installed files from the Linux directory on my chromebook without having to reinstall Linux?

I am currently trying to learn how to analyse social media data and the online course I was taking advised us to install spyder. I first tried to install the ubuntu package and used the command sudo ...
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Chrome OS read only for micro SD card? [duplicate]

I have a micro SD card and I need to edit some of the files for it with Chrome OS. I can't switch to Linux, or format the card. There are two partitions: FAT and EXT4 (roofs). I can't seem to get this ...
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Printing from new Chromebook prints once and then queues other jobs

I have installed a new Acer Chromebook and connected to an HP6500 printer via a USB cable. The computer recognizes the printer and does print one job after start up, but it queues all following jobs. ...
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How do I reset my shell(?) password to delete GalliumOS?

I am trying to delete GalliumOS off of my computer so I can have a ton more free space. I have tried Powerwashing Toggleing in and out of dev mode sudo su? I don't know what this does Ctrl + Alt + F2 ...
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Change bell sound to Game Of Thrones horn sound

I am running the Linux Beta app on chromebook. I want to change the bell sound to the Game Of Thrones horn sound. sound for reference: https://soundcloud.com/eridor/sets/nights-watch-signals I have ...
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Chromebook Install folders for Jabber

Can you tell me how to find the Chromebook local folders when install Apps? i.e Cisco Jabber Is that under /home/chronos/user-id/download ? Thanks, Michael
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How do i install real linux on a chromebook?

So I am buying my new Chromebook, and since chromeOS is closed source I want to install Linux. I found online guides to it, but they were all for Installing the Linux (Beta) Feature AKA Crostini on it,...
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I am trying to connect Logitech K380 Keyboard to my Chrome laptop

It says Authentication failed while connecting to "K830". I have tried to put it in Bluetooth mode and it still doesn't work. Can someone help?
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How to change keyboard shortcuts in ChromeOS?

I'm using a Chromebook as a development system (sort of), and part of that means I'm afflicted with emacs key bindings, which in some cases conflict with existing key bindings, such as Ctrl+Space for ...
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How to fix duplicate MAC Addresses on Ethernet?

For some reason, whenever I connect to ethernet on my Chromebook and my Macbook, the MAC Address is the exact same. As expected, this renders the ethernet unusable for both computers, but at least ...
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using snapchat on a android virtual machine

I've tried almost every way to run snapchat on windows/linux/vm , snapchat have detectors to check if the system is emulator/virtual or not , i've tried normal emulators like Nox and spoofing phone ...
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How can I get Atom installed in GCP on a Lenovo Chromium notebook?

First question posted. I converted a Lenovo ideapad to a Chromiumboook. I created an instance on Google Compute Engine on the Google Cloud Platform. I have downloaded and installed "Atom" in ...
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How can I get Linux apps to work on Chromium on a Lenovo Ideapad?

I converted a new Lenovo Ideapad running Win 10 to the latest version of Chromium OS. I tied to initiate Linux apps, but there is an error when the installation gets to the point where it is creating ...
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Need to set an App Image as executable on my Chromebook

Basically Im Looking to make an AppImage executable to install a music tool called LMMS on my Chromebook but the commands that I see people use in their terminal, do not work in crosh. I.e. "sudo&...
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How to replace an ASUS C523NA-IH24T Chromebook screen?

I have the ASUS C523NA-IH24T and I ordered a replacement screen from this place and I have received the screen and am trying to put it on. I have the cracked screen detached from the Chromebook base, ...
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Technical specs and features to look for in a good microphone/webcam [closed]

I am looking for help in selecting a webcam with good microphone for low-volume voice for Chromebook and Windows PC. What features and technical specs should I look for in such a webcam? NOTE: I am ...
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arc_ network interfaces in ChromeOS

I have a Chromebook and if I open chrome://system/ in the Chromebrowser and expand the part ifconfig, then I see some trivial interfaces like eth0 or wlan0 and some mysterious interfaces like arc_eth0 ...
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How to grab unfocused key events in a ChromeOS input method?

The chrome.input.ime package provides an event onKeyEvent that is sent to the input method when a key is pressed. Using onKeyEvent with sendKeyEvents, you can remap shortcut keys like Ctrl + N so that ...
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To which wireless access point is my Chromebook connected?

In my house I have three wireless access points (192.168.88.247, 192.168.88.253, 192.168.88.254) all connected to the same router/modem (192.168.88.1). For convenience, all three access points share ...
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after removing write protection screw on HP chromebook 14, flashrom command to disable failed, please help, error=1

After removing write protection screw on HP chromebook 14, I still get the write protection error. I am pretty sure that I removed the correct screw but when I run 'flashrom -p host --wp-disable' it ...
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“git: error while loading shared libraries: libcharset.so.1 No such file or directory” when trying to use git on Chromebook/Crostini

I am trying to use git from the command line on my chromebook for dev work. I installed git from apt-get (and then git-all after this issue first appeared to see if that would solve it but it didn't). ...

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