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Questions tagged [google-chrome]

Google's web browser available on both mobile and desktop platforms.

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How can I block ALL installed windows software to access the internet, except for the browser?

guys, As you know, all big enterprises like google, Microsoft, Facebook and many others are collecting personal sensible data from people. They say that these data are for "enhancing experience", or ...
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Setting Google Chrome as default browser in NSIS installer fails

I have a VBS script I stole from here to set Google Chrome as the default browser. I'm trying to add this as a step in an installer. I am using Windows 10 and NSIS v3.3. Here is my NSIS script: !...
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Allowing access to a website with an invalid certificate warning using Google Chrome [on hold]

I get an "ERR_CONNECTION_RESET" error message when trying to access two particular sites. One of them also shows an invalid certificate warning. I talked to a tech person earlier who said she'd also ...
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Open link in a new window in Terminator

I was wondering if it is possible to change the default behavior of Terminator's open link from open in a new Chrome tab to open in a new Chrome window. Because I use several cinnamon workspaces, the ...
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Google Chrome Portable resets settings after running it on another computer - how to avoid/troubleshoot?

I had a few instances of Google Chrome Portable installed on my work laptop. After I've moved them to my personal computer, they have reset their settings(by deleting cookies, sessions, extensions, ...
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Always opening external links in incognito window Chrome on Mac OS

Until version 68 Google Chrome when you clicked on external link it would open it window that is currently active no matter if it is incognito or not. Now, when you click on external link and ...
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Find out which Font masks as Arial?

I have the same issue as him, displaying fonts in PDF incorrectly The source of that problem as described in the linked description is a "bad" font, masking itself as "Arial" In my case it simply is ...
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After upgrading to the latest Chrome from 68.0.3440.* to 68.0.3440.106, all the saved passwords are gone, what now?

Chrome used to remember all my passwords. Which is a very important feature because I have more than 2 laptops. However, after upgrading to the latest version (as for now it's 68.0.3440.106), all the ...
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Fake “.dev” domain added to hosts file for development purposes redirects to HTTPS in Chrome on Windows even when local dev server is not active

I am building an Express.js app locally. In order to test this in something other than localhost, I added the following entry to my hosts file: 127.0.0.1 mynewapp.dev Without even starting the ...
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Changing Chrome for greater clarity

The problem is not with Chrome, per se; it's when aging eyeballs which need greater contrast to read accurately vs web developers who use light blue and grey type faces. In Chrome 68.0.3440.106 on ...
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Chrome Stalls When Opening More Than 5 Connections/Pages To My Website At Once

I'm using part of a personal website in a way that's a bit different than normal - running certain automated PHP scripts that take considerable time to run. The scripts are pretty light on traffic ...
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Reliable way to open a group of URLs using Google Chrome on Windows 10 from the command line (batch or powershell)

My code snippet (Windows 10 cmd shell) set s1="https://www.bbc.co.uk/radio4/programmes/schedules#on-now" set s2="https://www.bbc.co.uk/radio4extra/programmes/schedules#on-now" set s3="https://www....
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See what a website looked a day ago [on hold]

If i visited a website on 15 august and the website html code has been changed on 16 august is it possbile to see 15 august version of the website again somehow? I have a problem with one company that ...
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Google chrome extensions are corrupted constantly… It's really annoying

Some of google chrome extensions have been corrupted constantly. In the period of 2 or 4 days, some extension's status are changed to "corrupted". Then, I need to "Repair" every corrupted extensions. ...
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Cannnot get IE10 to open WebGL link to Ultralibrarian for OrCAD

The problem is simple in concept. WebGL is used by Cadence ULtralibrarian as an on-line extension of their part/component libraries. By default the Cadence program uses IE as the default browser to ...
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Apps not appearing in choice of default apps

I've got Windows 10 and have recently shifted my browser from Chrome to Vivaldi. However, I cannot get Vivaldi to open email links - it always reverts to Chrome. I have tried looking in default ...
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Recovering passwords [duplicate]

My computer died. One day it worked fine, the next it didn't power up. They told me the motherboard has died. I don't have any backups. They recovered all the data from C: drive, however, all my ...
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Is it possible to enable Chrome Remote desktop on a computer so that someone who walks up to it cannot read your mail

If you want a computer at the office to be accessible to you when you're at home, can you enable Google Remote Desktop on it but at the same not have it so that someone could walk up to the machine ...
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Debugging clipboard copy not working on linux

I'm running Fedora 27 with KDE 5, often use google-chrome, slack, qt creator and occasionally VirtualBox. I've been running into some odd cases where my clipboards simply stop working. Often it seems ...
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How to cache mint and google chrome with apt-cacher?

I have an apt-cacher-ng server running. I am telling apt to use it: » cat /etc/apt/apt.conf.d/01proxy Acquire::http { Proxy "http://apt-cacher.mine"; }; Which is kind of working: » sudo apt update ...
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Google Chrome keeps reporting lots of open tabs in Chrome sync

I had about 90 open tabs in Android Chrome but suddenly all of them gone for good. I noticed in Chrome sync it still reports there are 100 tabs open, but there's no way to get them back from history ...
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Console in Chrome Devtools doesn't clear on refresh after update 68

After the version 68 update a couple weeks ago, my console in Devtools no longer clears after refreshing the page. Here are the console settings: So unless I'm misunderstanding something, the console ...
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Google Chrome ERR_TIMED_OUT whenever I try to access a webpage

I finished building my own custom PC about a week ago, when suddenly, about 3 days ago, Chrome refused to connect to the internet. I've tried: reinstalling several times, deleting the default folder ...
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How can I 'request desktop site' in Chrome or Safari on macOS similar to IOS Safari?

In mobile Safari, I can long press on the 'Reload' icon to trigger the 'Request Desktop Site' action. On macOS how can I achieve the same with Safari and/or Chrome when the Dev Tools is activated? ...
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Touch bar auto-complete in Google Chrome

The MacBook Pro’s touch bar offers word level auto-completion in many programs. Is it possible to enable this for Google Chrome or am I stuck with Safari? It is a useful accessibility feature.
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Chrome has no sound, constantly need to reset Windows Audio Service

Suddenly I have issues with Chrome providing no sound. The only resolution is to reset the service Windows Audio and then suddenly I have sound again. It's even per TAB, which is the weirdest. I can ...
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What causes chrome to automatically install extensions?

I have installed Chrome Beta on my computer. Immediately after opening it for the first time, it warned my about several extensions that where installed automatically:screenshot of warnings The ...
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Chrome disables Javascript non secure page

i have a few websites that chrome shows as unsecure and wont load its javascript content. https://www.agl.com.au/get-connected/electricity-gas-plans https://www.cashrewards.com.au/en/refer-a-friend ...
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Different logins in different tabs using Google Chrome?

In Google Chrome, is it possible to access a website from two tabs with different logins? In other words, can different tabs have different sessions? Screen snapshot of 2 Google Chrome tabs: As a ...
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GoogleSoftwareUpdate keeps showing in desktop on MacOS

I keep seeing this show on desktop, sometimes there is more than one. I have tried to stop Google from updating by running defaults write com.google.Keystone.Agent checkInterval 0 as well as many ...
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How did the info in the drop-down box come from when to open `127.0.0.1/login.php` in my chrome?

A simple php file named as login.php. <html> <body> <form action="login.php" method="get"> user: <input type="text" name="userName" size="12"&...
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Google Chrome won't update and shows error 0x800700C1. How to debug?

Google Chrome won't update, even though I suspect the error is Windows related. Chrome isn't capable of updating itself. When going to "Help -> About Google Chrome", it shows this message: An ...
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How can I defocus all inputs on a page easily?

I'm using a Chrome extension called Vimium which allows me to navigate quickly through a page, it inserts letters as commands on all the parts of the page that I can iteract with when I press f on the ...
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New PC, windows 10, chrome, opening websites takes couple of minutes

Two days ago I bought a new PC: i5 8500 AORUS K3 16 GB 2666 GTX 1060 Samsung SSD 970 EVO I installed Windows 10 home on that PC (from the original Microsoft pendrive from the box edition). I couldn'...
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Make Google Translate extension read selected text automatically

I am using Google Translate extensition on Google Chrome. I already set up to immediately popup of any selected text as below. However, there is no option to make the extension read the selected text ...
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How to find the Chrome extension that opened a spam website?

Currently I have a weird problem: I do a Google search and probably once a day, one of my clicks onto a search result does not lead to the target site but instead opens a spam site. Today's example: ...
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What does it mean when a Chrome extension asks for permissions for 'eth and test sites'?

Metamask asks for permissions to Read and change your data on all eth sites and all test sites What is 'an eth site'? Is it a site with eth in its URL?
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Google chrome frequently show “this site can't be reached” message but as soon as I open edge it is fixed! (Video Screen is attached)

I have been using Google Chrome for a long time and recently I've just installed a new version of Windows 10 and afterward the Google Chrome frequently like every 10 minutes shows the message of "this ...
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Web browser hangs up on “Performing TLS handshake” message on one website in my desktop PC. why?

I've been trying to resolve this before and did not succeed. So I have to start again. Let me explain the issue: When I'm trying to connect to the website of this small local bank from my desktop ...
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Modern Browser with a feature to disable SNI

I want to know if there is any modern client browser which allows disabling the SNI (server name indication) extension of the TLS. I want to know because it seems that my ISP blocks some HTTPS ...
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Just missed important event because of Google Calendar did not mention it

But notifications are enabled in Chrome and Google Calendar: How can I fix it? Is it on my side?
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Using Adblock Plus filters to block HTML elements

I was looking at this guide on how to block elements using ABP: https://adblockplus.org/en/filters#elemhide As an example, I went to the options and added a filter for blankmediagames.com/...
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Can't connect to local web server with IPV6 address

I have a Plex server hosted on a VM in VirtualBox, with Windows 10 as the host. Using Chrome or Internet Exploder on the host, I can connect to the Plex web service via http://<IP address of VM>:...
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Issue while watching video with windows 10

I have recently installed Windows 10 Pro for my laptop. However, there is one problem while watching a video. Some videos the picture is not displayed properly as in the picture below. https://www....
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chrome searches for .lan addresses instead of resolving them

Is there a way to get chrome to do a dns query for the .local or .lan top level domain? According to this question's answer, it should work, but it doesn't. When I attempt to navigate to a .lan ...
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dual boot on legacy bios, is it possible?

i have a old hp computer, which i installed chrome os and then installed ubuntu (followed online guide, hoping to dual boot), the problem is i don't get boot option on start up. I can install only ...
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Google chrome and closed session

Does anyone know how to restore the session before the last session by 3 sessions ? because I have closed my session by accident and I have opened chrome three times after that... so maybe google ...
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Show which 301 redirects are in google chrome cache

can i somehow chrome to get all the URLs for which google chrome has 301 redirects cache, I know how to clear the 301 redirects cache I want to see which URLs actually google chrome has 301 caches?
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What is the chrome command line argument in headless / no-sandbox-mode that picks the tmp directory?

I am running chromium headless with Selenium. When I run a bunch of sessions I end up with a bunch of tmp files in /tmp drwx------ 3 nick nick 4.0K Jul 28 05:00 .org.chromium.Chromium.OpPRkQ drwx---...
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How can I undo an autofill in Google Chrome?

I used autofill to automatically complete a few fields in a form in Google Chrome. How can I undo the autofill?