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Chrome dark adress bar (omnibox)

I want to change adress bar in chrome adress bar to dark(with white letters for example). I tried to find it in many places/themes, but without result. I use GTK 3, but I could change if someone got ...
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Can you create a bootable Ubuntu flash drive using a chromium OS laptop? [on hold]

Could u please tell me whether it is possible to create a bootable flash drive running Ubuntu , using a chromium OS laptop? Any help would be kindly appreciated, thanks
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chromium does not auto-detect hidpi

I'm trying to switch from the google-chrome-stable package to the chromium-browser package. However the first thing I noticed is that chromium does not seem able to auto detect that I am on a hidpi ...
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Any chromium-based browsers aren't working on 12.04!

Few days ago I got system, kernel and software updates for Ubuntu 12.04. After restarting any chromium-based browsers (Google Chrome, Opera, Chromium, Vivaldi etc..) are not working. I have similar ...
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Commands from HUD do not always work in 16.04

When I type a command in the HUD and press enter it may not work the first time, so I have to type the command again to make it work. Is anyone else experiencing this in Ubuntu 16.04?
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Problem loading upwork team app [on hold]

Unable to open upwork team ap [0714/013034:ERROR:browser_main_loop.cc(173)] Running without the SUID sandbox! See https://code.google.com/p/chromium/wiki/LinuxSUIDSandboxDevelopment for more ...
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Chromium browser graphical issue

I set up Ubuntu 16.04 (64-bit) as a Virtual Machine via VirtualBox. No matter how I install Chromium browser, either via Ubuntu Software or terminal, I end up getting the following issue: It kind ...
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Ubuntu 14.04, Chromium and Pepperflash

How could I have always Flash in Chromium (Pepperflash) up-to-date in Ubuntu 14.04? Right now I have Flash 20.0.0.306 in Chromium 51.0.2704.79 Ubuntu 14.04 (64-bit). Theoretically, according to adobe....
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how can we install flash 22.x on chromium and vivaldi?

I’m struggling to install and run Flash player plugin 22.x on Chromium 51.x and Vivaldi 1.2.x, on Ubuntu 16.04 i386. How can we do that? Thanks!
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I'm unable to boot to Ubuntu after Chrome OS Dual Boot

Recently I've seen this tutorial : Install Chrome OS on Laptop I've tried installing Chrome OS on my Laptop. That tutorial has a Dual Boot Function. So I've dual Booted it with Windows 10 and it ...
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Why .swf files not opening in Chromium's Flash Player of Ubuntu 16.04?

I have browser-plugin-freshplayer-pepperflash pepperflashpulgin-nonfree for Chromium in my system. I cannot anymore just start the flash animations in the browser. It just downloads the animations ...
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Why does does my browser switch to a different window?

enter image description hereIn Chromium and Opera and when using other browsers my screen will switch from one screen to another or randomly close the window. It sometimes opens a different window i.e ...
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What happened to Chromium tabs?

I had to close Chromium and when I launched it again my tabs look ugly: When they used to look like this: They are taller and have lost the rounded corners. Is this a "feature" of a Chromium ...
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I have trouble installing a Flash Player on Ubuntu 16.04

I tried following this tutorial but I got stuck at Step 1e https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Chromium/Getting-Partner-Flash The Ubuntu Software Centre I am using doesn't have a progress icon. I couldn't find ...
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Some programs don't appear in the Applications menu

Some applications don't appear in Applications menu MATE Desktop Environment. For instance, I would expect Chromium to show up under Internet... but it doesn't. I've checked all categories and ...
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“Aw, snap!” (chromium bugs out)

I didn't had this issue before but now (without any software or hardware change) "aw snap" screens tend to appear very frequently and it's very irritating!!! I tends to happen (I think) more often ...
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Chromium launches to a black screen. Also sudo apt-get update returns errors

Just some background: this is the latest Ubuntu being run on virtual-box. Also, I just started using using Linux this week, so I'm a total noob. Now, these might not be connected, but for the second ...
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Silverlight is enabled, yet can't watch Netflix? [duplicate]

My machine is 32 bit so can't use Chrome. Netflix does not work on chromium. So I installed silver-light using pipelight: Any solution?
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got crouton on USB wanna move all downloaded files go to USB

So i got Crouton xfce ubuntu linux on my USB (im on HP Chrome 14) but whenever i download a file from chromium/web browser in xfce it goes to my USB AND CHROMEBOOK this is a problem because i planning ...
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How to re-install and activate fonts

I am using Ubunut 16.04 LTS. I have noticed that after each update of the system, firefox and chromium browsers not recognizing previously installed fonts ( windows and Mac fonts ). Is there any way ...
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Lubuntu - I can't play videos from YouTube using Firefox but in Chromium I can

I just switched OS from Windows 10 to Lubuntu 16.04 so I'm fairly a new user but not that hard to teach. Anyways, my problem is simply in the title... I know Google is my friend but I don't know what ...
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How do you cancel an installation of Chromium web browser in unbuntu?

I downloaded chrome from the preloaded firefox browser and deleted it to replace it with chromium web browser from the software center because chrome was from a third party. The Chromium installation ...
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How to Prevent this Translate-Popup in Chromium of Ubuntu 16.04?

Box which irritates me daily Clicking on the side does not work always immediately. It requires many clicks often. However, I think the best option is to prevent such popups or hovering boxes to ...
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Google chrome or chromium error

Installing google chrome or chromium on ubuntu 15.10 VPS (OpenVZ, VNC) but getting below error. # google-chrome & /usr/bin/google-chrome: line 64: /dev/fd/62: No such file or directory /usr/bin/...
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Some websites are not loading when connected to the Internet through the “Network Manager GUI”

I think the question says it all. I don't know why did this happen. When I tried to connect through the "Network Manager" GUI, some websites simply didn't load at all. My machine is running Ubuntu ...
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sound recording not working on chromium while using duolingo

Here's my system: Ubuntu: 16.04 LTS (64-bit) Chromium: 50.0.2661.102 (Developer Build) Both in System Settings > Sound and in alsamixer sound recording and micrphone seem to be enabled ...
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Is the Jolicloud DE still available and what versions does it work with?

Since it was my first Linux distro, I'm nostalgic about the now discontinued Joli OS. I was delighted to read here that the desktop environment has been forked/ported to Ubuntu. That's a three years ...
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Can't watch video in any website Ubuntu 14.04 Chromium

I saw this post from yesterday on askubuntu.com and my problem is very similiar, except the pc has a AMD Radeon HD 8400 instead and I really don't know how to handle with this bug. It's recent (one ...
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Possible Chromium problems and or stability issues

I have the latest version of ubuntu up to date and I use it quite some time now... but it starts showing up some "old windows" issues... I mean that it freezes sometimes without apparent reason (...
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Chromium not able to install the extensions from Chrome Webstore

I have Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Tahr version installed in my system(32bit). And my Chromium version is 50.0.2661.102. When I try to install any extension from Chrome Webstore (https://chrome.google.com/...
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Google chrome and chromium

What are the major technical differences between google chrome and chromium that makes chromium running on my ubuntu smoothly while google chrome is expanding and killing both my CPU and RAM ?
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Why does Google think that Midori is Chrome?

This is on Lubuntu 16.04 (running XFCE.) I don't really care, I'm just curious. Is Midori built on Chromium or something?
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Why is chromium-codecs-ffmpeg-extra in my 14.04 system?

I just checked my records. Computer purchased: 2014 July Ubuntu 14.04 installed: 2014 July chromium-codecs-ffmpeg-extra 1st upgraded: 2014 August So it ...
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Youtube videos stopped being displayed in Chromium

I'm using Ubuntu 14.04 64 bit with The HTML5 player is currently used when possible being enabled. Suddenly, youtube videos stopped showing but I still can hear videos' sounds. I don't have such ...
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Chromium youtube videos show black screen, only audio no visual content of videos

I am using Ubuntu 16.04. After I run the following commands, chromium starts, I can surf without any problem, but it is not showing video content anymore, only audio. sudo apt-get install update sudo ...
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Chromium Incognito urls visit see in ubuntu

I visited few urls in incognito mode in chromium (ubuntu 14.04). now I have closed the incognito window so I can't see visited urls in chromium's history section. but I was wondering if chromium ...
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Where does Chromium store user settings like the 'default font size' in Ubuntu?

I'd like to write a Python script in order to change the default font size of Chromium, but I can't find a config file that stores a value for it. Is there such file at all? If not, how could I use ...
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What is Unity-plug-in in Google Chrome?

I am trying to get Chrome's (and Chromium's) notifications to display with Ubuntu's native notifications. Linux Native Notification seems to do exactly that, but I am not able to install it, since it ...
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Separate icons for Chromium and Hangouts in Unity (Ubuntu 16.04)

I installed the Hangouts extension, but both hangouts and Chromium share the same entry in the Unity launcher, which makes it very difficult to switch between Chromium windows and chat windows (see ...
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Global menu bar is empty in Unity on Ubuntu 16.04?

I'm running the new Ubuntu LTS (16.04) with Unity 7.4.0 (The default for 16.04). I've taken three screenshots. The first is the behavior I expect in Chromium. As you can see in this screenshot, I was ...
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Chrome Apps have no Icon and are not in Dash available anymore since 16.04

There are some applications that are not available for Linux, e.g. Trello or Sunrise Calendar. As long as there is a Chrome App available as an alternative, it doesn't matter much. However, since I ...
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Terminal says Chromium is installed but I can't find it?

I tried to install Chromium using sudo apt-get install chromium-browser and all seemed to be well but when I went to search the computer to open Chromium I couldn't find it. Went back to the terminal ...
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Why Ubuntu 16.04's Mouse Misbehave?

Condition: misbehavior of the mouse in different situations related to Linux kernel and Internet browser components Situations: after suspend, after restart. Thread here Misbehavior 1: clicking ...
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Bizarre Browser Behavior in Both Chromium and Firefox (Ubuntu 14.04 LTS)

Both Firefox 46.0 and Chromium 49.0.2623.108 run fine when first opened, but then start acting weird after a random amount of time. Firefox will not allow me to switch between different windows or ...
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Chromium/Chrome is black in Ubuntu 16.04

I have installed the Chromium (and chrome), but something not okay, because the all chromium window in Ubuntu 16.04 is black. Does somebody know why?
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How can I install the flash player for Chromium in Ubuntu 16.04? [duplicate]

I was wondering if someone could tell me how to install the adobe flashplayer for Chromium in Ubuntu 16.04. Thanks
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Ubuntu 16.04 - Adobe Flash Player install problem

I have problem with Adobe Flash Player. While using opera, few of pages show me that I don't have flash installed. When I run this command in terminal: sudo apt-get install flashplugin-installer, ...
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Merge Chromium and Chrome cache dirs

As the title says, is it possible to point both Chrome and Chromium cache directories to the same directory? I mean, is it a simple link between the two directories enough or it will raise problems?
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Chromium window disappears randomly but runs it just gets invisible o.O

What the title sais is the short description... its very strange and I dont know if its a ubuntu bug or a chromium one thus I had to make a huge post explaining it... :/ TLTR; I am not sure if it's ...
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Tears in chrome after upgrading from 15.10 to 16.04

I recently updated Ubuntu from 15.10 to 16.04 and right after, I started noticing tears in viewing webpages in chromium (and nowhere else). I tried googling the problem but couldn't find anything. ...