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Video players don't show up properly in web browsers

After installing Ubuntu 12.10 LTS, I've noticed that sites that play videos don't display properly. The video shows up distorted in both Firefox and Chromium Web browsers. My desktop PC has an ...
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Multiple chromium icons in launcher of 14.04 LTS

I installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS a few weeks before the official release and set up multiple google chromium profiles. Using "StartupWMClass", I managed to get each profile to have a separate version of ...
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Cant associate magnet links

Chromium browser opens Firefox instead of handling magnet links. I've tried looking aroud and found How to tell chrome what to do with a magnet link But it doesnt work for me .. I've ran : "xdg-mime ...
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flash plugin in chromium

I just upgraded 12.04 to 14.04. Java and flash plugins are lost from Chromium. I have Openjdk7 installed with Icedtea and adobe flash plugin for firefox. Can anyone help me out in setting the plugins. ...
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Keybord input not work in Chromium 34 Ubuntu 14.04 aura (260972)

I just upgraded to Lubuntu 14.04 from 13.10 successufully, via do-release-upgrade. But When I opened Chromium, I found that I can not input any word, or use any shortcut in Chromium, not only in the ...
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Chromium 34 can't detect flash plugin

I've deleted ~/.macromedia and ~/.adobe contents and after a restart chromium can't detect flash plugin. It works just fine in Firefox I have only Chromoting Viewer on chrome://plugins/ ...
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Embedded players don't display properly in Chromium (or Firefox)

I am new to Unbuntu. I just installed Ubuntu 12.04 on an old Dell Dimension Desktop. It does not have all of the hardware capabilities to run Windows 7. I am very pleased with the Ubuntu operating ...
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Exit program with all its processus

I'm using chromium browser on ubuntu OS. When I press exit button many processes still running. I hope know how can I exit this browser completely with all its processes when I press exit button. ...
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Streaming from ustream.tv does not work with Chrome or Chromium

I am trying to watch streams from ustream.tv and I am not seeing any picture when I try to use Chrome or Chromium. FireFox works. Is this a know problem? Is Chrome and Chromium fixable?
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Is using PepperFlash plugin unsafe because it isnt open source?

I'd rather use the newest version, and (starting from Chromium 35, I believe) you can only use Pepper Flash. BUT I'd rather avoid closed source software as that implies a security risk if the code ...
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how to restore Session Buddy for Chrom* sessions?

The extension has saved lost of very important browsing sessions. Can I just copy the extension from some folder and paste it into appriopraite folder when needed? If so where is the folder?
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Webapps on Ubuntu 13.10

Recently I upgraded my Ubuntu to 13.10 and now I want to install Webapp. I did install the Chromium extension,but couldn't install the package from the repository. It gave error "cannot find the ...
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Chromium message : google api keys are missing and cannot sign in to chromium

I installed Chromium on my Ubuntu 12.04 using sudo add-apt-repository ppa:saiarcot895/chromium-dev sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install chromium-browser Now whenever I run it I get the message ...
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How to stop flash installation prompter in chromium?

I want to stop the prompter at the top of the webpage. This is so annoying since I don't want to install flash. And it keeps coming back up for every webpage I visit which has flash content.
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adobe flash not working?

hi friends i am having a problem whenever i try to play videos on you tube or any other site i always get an error adobe flash player is required to display some contents on this page but the ...
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External links to YouTube result in “video currently unavailable” in Chromium [duplicate]

BTW I don't consider this a duplicate as I am strictly speaking not troubleshooting codecs. I have no problem playing you tube videos, if they are started from within the youtube website. Ubuntu ...
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How to capture all visited URLs on the command line?

I like to get all URLs I visit in the browser live captured on the command-line for piping them to another program. How would I be able to do this? The format should be just one URL per line, nothing ...
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Unbut 12.04 - Problem with Chrome & Chromium since last update

Two days ago, Update Manager said there were several pending updates. Which I didn't check (my bad) and just went for it. Left it updating all night. Next day after rebooting, Gnome Desktop wouldn't ...
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Unity web apps do not work in Chromium

I am using stock, basic Ubuntu 13.10. I have the Chromium Browser installed from the Software Center, and I have the Chromium web apps extension installed. I have ALL of the Unity web apps, and the ...
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Firefox renders wrong colors

I've got the following problem: I'm developing an website, so while I was testing around I've noticed that firefox and chromium display an css bar in different colors. When I switched between several ...
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Ubuntu Chromium sometimes doesn't load pages

This is my Chromium version string: 32.0.1700.107 (Developer Build 32.0.1700.107-0ubuntu0.13.10.1~20140204.972.1) Ubuntu 13.10 I am having issues with pages loading. Immediately after opening the ...
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“Open Containing Folder” In Firefox & Chrome Doesn't Highlight The File In Nautilus

I won't say I am new to Ubuntu, but I have been on and off for several years -- although I find myself on Ubuntu more than on Windows nowadays I still consider myself a newbie. I am currently using ...
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Chromium 32.0.1700.107 Ubuntu 12.04, sqlite3 database?

In Chromium 32.0.1700.107 Ubuntu 12.04, I can't locate the directory in sqlite3 database? Any one can help me.
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browser compositor issues - chromium versus chrome

Chrome browser beta release 34 includes the google 'Aura' compositor that caused lots of issues on my env using 12.04 with GPU = intel HD4000. So, i went back to the 'Chrome-browser' general release ...
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How can I find out what is causing constant chromium-browser disk writes?

Problem: iotop shows small disk writes every 4-5 seconds from chromium. Example output Total DISK READ: 0.00 B/s | Total DISK WRITE: 0.00 B/s TID PRIO USER DISK READ DISK WRITE ...
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Chromium downloads all PDF files initially instead of of opening them within the browser

Whenever I click on a link which contain a PDF file, Chromium automatically downloads the file. Instead, I would like to open it for my viewing rather than downloading it. How can I achieve this?
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Chrome Locking up Session

I have Ubuntu 12.04 installed, running Gnome 3, and yesterday I installed Pepper Flash. Ever since Chrome has been locking up on different webpages. At first it was strictly Youtube but now it seems ...
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How can I install Chromium development?

http://www.chromium.org/getting-involved/dev-channel 32 bit deb I get is Chrome not Chromium! Where can I install Chromium dev not Chrome dev??
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How to install Chrome Dev?

No!!! I want to download chrome dev to get dev version of libpepperflash or whatever it is called now and add it to chromium. Also DO pre "stable" channels add repository auto?* If not what is the ...
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Chromium Adobe Flash Plugin

So I've been running a Windows 7 / Ubuntu 12.04 LTS dual boot for a while, and have been having a weird issue with the Chromium Adobe Flash Plug-in working for some YouTube videos and not working for ...
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Is my Chromium browser up to date?

I have chromium-browser installed from the default Ubuntu repositories. When interrogated, it claims to be version 32. # chromium-browser --version Chromium 32.0.1700.107 Ubuntu 13.10 Is this ...
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Can't download Chromium browser

I'm trying to download Chromium web browser but I'm getting this error message below, any help?
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System runs unusably slow

Everything was running fine, until I installed a Chromium update, then it became unusably slow, like moving the mouse didn't even do anything on-screen, keyboard didn't really react either... The fan ...
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chrome browser packages for armv7a-vfp-neon

I am looking for chromium-codecs-ffmpeg-extra packages(.ipk) for the architecture armv7a-vfp-neon. I was able to find the ipks for armel architecture on the following link: ...
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How can I install pepper plugin into chromium that is running from compiled src/out/ directory?

Yesterday after 12 hours of compilation process I managed to compile chromium from source code following this guide https://code.google.com/p/chromium/wiki/LinuxBuildInstructions To my surprize I ...
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chromium renamed after using youtube webapp

Using Ubuntu 13.10. with Chrommium browser. After uninstalling the youtube webapp, my chromium was renamed to 'youtube' although it acts as a normal browser. Dash search for 'chromium' or 'youtube' ...
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Chromium Youtube codecs

I just tried to fix a problem I had as discribed here: This video is currently unavailable - Youtube (Since I have less then 15 reputation, I cannot simply add comments in that thread :() Installing ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 Automatically Logs Out When I Open Facebook

Every Time I open Facebook.com in Mozilla or Chromium my Ubuntu logs Out automatically Sort of crashes, the display goes white. but all other sites are working.
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Change pdf viewer for downloads in chromium browser

I am using Ubuntu 12.04 and Chromium browser version 32.0.1700.102. When I download pdf files in chromium I get a button in the bottom left corner of the window, like this: If I click the button, ...
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hdfc bank net banking page not accessible

Whenever I try to open the website www.hdfcbank.com, the website opens. Then I check the netbanking box and press the login tab below. A new window opens up as it is supposed to, but in the new ...
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Kiosk mode for 13.10

I cant get the kiosk mode to work 13.10. I tried using the instructions for 12.04 - setting up ubuntu as a kiosk web appliance - but it doesn't work. There is no log in screen settings on 13.10 like ...
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Really?! Installing java on web browsers is pain! [duplicate]

I have to install java in my browser (which I never needed in the last two years, since I'm running this installation of Ubuntu). I'm trying Firefox and Chromium... anything that works will be OK. ...
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chromium omnibox webapps

I'm trying to open webapps from the launcher with chromium but it won't show me the omnibox (address bar) nor the bookmarks bar which I need. So is there a way to show them?
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What do I do when extensive SWAP access makes system dead

Memory is getting low and heavy SWAP access makes my system responding very slowly at first, but if I don't react by freeing a lot of memory, the system becomes like almost completely dead. Now I have ...
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Chromium can't clear browsing data

When I attempt to "Clear browsing data" in chromium I see the following in a terminal. [...] RemoveFilesRecursively: unlink dir: Directory not empty RemoveFilesRecursively: unlink dir: Directory ...
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No notification sound of google talk on ubuntu 12.04

everyone. I am using Ubuntu 12.04 and chromium. The problem I am facing is that there is no sound notifications of the incoming message. After doing some search on internet, I found that may be this ...
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Chromium browser scrolling slow

I just switched from Win7 to Ubuntu (no dual boot) and one thing I kinda ''miss'' is that I can change the scrolling speed... but I like the scrollspeed in the system itself but don't in chromium ...
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AdBlock on Chromium 32.0.1700.102 Vs Chrome 32.0.1700.107

As of a few days ago, the AdBlock extension in Chromium will no longer block Ads on YouTube. I tested Chrome 32.0.1700.107 and it is able to block the Ads using the same extension. Is there a ...
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How do I make all links open in Chromium or Chrome's incognito mode?

How do I configure Ubuntu or Xubuntu such that when I click on a link, Chromium/Chrome opens in "Incognito mode"?
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user agent switchers not working

A particular website (livemocha.com --> "create account") brings me to a page that says "Linux support coming soon." So I tried to use User Agent Switcher extension for Firefox, and Ultimate User ...