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I have xubuntu 12.04 with chromium 31.0.1650.63 installed.

Occasionally, I will hear a very short audio ad come from my speakers. This will happen only when Chromium is open, but it will happen when I only have websites up that I am sure do not have audio ads on them. If I close Chromium, the audio stops.

How do I stop this from happening?

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up vote 3 down vote accepted

It is possible that you have an extension causing this annoyance.

Try disabling one extension at a time to see if this random audio stops playing.

Some users on the Chrome forum attribute the problem to an unofficial Pinterest extension.

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Ok, I'll give that a try. (the audio is fairly intermittent, so it will take a while to know for sure if I got it) – David Oneill Jan 14 '14 at 13:46

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