Chromium is the open source web browser that Google Chrome is based on.

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google chrome on chromium freeze while play video full screen on facebook

while i play a video on my Ubuntu 15.10 in chrome or chromium in full screen mode at moment i use ctrl+tab or volume up or exit from full screen will freeze and i can do any thing even logout or ...
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Why can't I install Chromium in 14.10? [on hold]

When I search for Chromium in the Software Centre, I'm told it's available from the "universe" source. But when I click the "Use This Source" button, I get the error message "Failed To Download ...
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Archlinux shell script error [closed]

Today I tried to write a .sh file myself. I gave it permisson by doing chmod +x /home/admin/app.sh But when I run it, my chromium closed itself shortly (<100s) and this showed up in the ...
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Do Iceweasel or Chromium browsers directly support JACK audio?

I found nothing while googling for JACK audio support of Chromium and Iceweasel. Still, I wanted to ask the question here in case I missed something. Thanks.
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Ubuntu 14.04 (64bits) gets stuck

I have just installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. I've set up Chromium. Periodically, when I type something in url-field or just being on some site, system gets stuck and doesn't react to any actions. ...
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Watch NetFlix on Chromium or Firefox

Since Chrome will soon no longer provide updates for 14.04 LTS and this leaves at least a one month gap until 14.04 LTS 64bit comes out I need a way to watch Netflix on either Chromium or Firefox. I ...
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How to launch a Chromium app from the terminal?

I've installed the text editor Text as a Chromium application. My usual approach to opening the editor is to use the menu options provided by the GUI. How can I launch the editor using the command ...
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Skype has a delay in opening links

I am in a skype chat group which frequently posts links to pics (usually about 10 pics per hour), but whenever I click on one of them, it takes about 45 seconds to 1 min for them to open in my ...
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Secure browsing

I would like to hear from you suggestions, how to improve security during browsing. Let's say that I am going to use Chromium. With this extensions: Web of Thrust (to be noticed, if i visit bad ...
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chromium on linux - clipboard won't be transferred over rdesktop to win7

well the title say it all... when I copy some text in chromium on Ubuntu and want to paste that into some text-munching field (editor, form, browser) on a windows 7 machine connected via ...
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Chrome and Chromium have delay to load my saved password

I use Ubuntu 14.04 and have installed both Google Chrome and Chromium on it. but i have a frustrating problem with saved password feature. my saved password in google account load with delay. this ...
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Chromium causes high Xorg CPU usage

As said in the title, often Chromium causes a high load because of Xorg using between 50%-90% of CPU. It happens without any evident pattern (maybe it's related to the pinned tabs, but I'm not too ...
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Redirection to ad pages in browsers

I have a serious problem when visiting web pages, with anything in any moment, as you can see in the screenshots. photo1 - ubuntu-es | photo 2 - ask ubuntu | i.imgsafe.org/373b693.png | ...
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Google Chromium Fresh Install takes 15-20 seconds to load on Ubuntu 15.10

For some reason, chromium is taking extremely long to load on a freshly installed system. The log file can be found on gist: https://gist.github.com/sgaucoin/f75e94db52ca458fde4e uname -a produces ...
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How to adjust cursor size in Ubuntu/Chromium?

How to adjust cursor size in the Ubuntu/Chromium? I have installed this on an aging Acer One netbook. I had replaced the original Windows XP with Ubuntu 14 but due to the size of this little ...
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Frequent 2 minutes pauses on web browser requests

A few days ago I did a clean install of Ubuntu (15.10), and applied all updates. Everything seems to be fine, except an annoying issue with web browsing. I've seen the same issue in both Chromium and ...
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chromium browser becomes unresponsive when Minecraft is in-game

I can't use Chromium browser (also affects Google Chrome) while playing Minecraft in another window. The browser becomes extremely unresponsive. If I exit the Minecraft game and just run the title ...
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Weird fonts in Chromium after installing PipeLight

I executed the following commands in order to install PipeLight: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:pipelight/stable sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install --install-recommends pipelight-multi -y sudo ...
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Firefox slow at loading websites on Ubuntu 14.04

I am having a little problem with Firefox on my Ubuntu, and I was wondering if someone could help me. The problem is that my Firefox started to act very slow after the v43.0 update. I am using Ubuntu ...
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Chrome/chromium very slow after idle in ubuntu 15.10

I have this pretty strange problem with both chrome and chromium browser. While working with them they are perfectly fine and fast browsers, but if I leave my PC idle for some time like 10+ minutes ...
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Chromium doesn't start if Apparmor is enforced in Ubuntu 14.04.3

If I do: aa-enforce /etc/apparmor.d/usr.bin.chromium-browser Chromium launcher icon goes bright & fade for sometime and Chromium doesn't start. However, if I do this: aa-complain ...
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Can I just delete Chromium without hurting my Chrome application / program at all?

I get the basic premise that one can be added to or made custom from user to user. I ask only because I am simply just an average user who views online videos, i.e.: Netflix or YouTube. I have for ...
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How to change the position of extension icons in Chromium 47?

I've noticed a new interface change in Chromium 47. Extension icons are now shown in the menu. Is there a way to revert this change?
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Chromium will not start - libffmpeg problem

When starting chromium-browser from terminal I get: /usr/lib/chromium-browser/chromium-browser: error while loading shared libraries: libffmpeg.so: cannot open shared object file: No such file or ...
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Where does chromium store the google drive data?

I had a bunch of offline work deleted during a sync to google drive using chromium. The changes are not shown in the history. I'm trying to see if I can find the old changes/content on my computer. ...
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Installing Chrome Remote Desktop

I'm trying to install chrome Remote Desktop on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, but keep on getting the following error: The package is of bad quality The installation of a package which violates the quality ...
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Chrome and its Suid sandbox

ever when I try to run some application i encounter following error inside my console. > [19820:1120/003831:ERROR:browser_main_loop.cc(170)] Running withou the SUID sandbox! See > ...
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Chromium GPU Broker 100% memory+cpu usage with hardware acceleration disabled after updating NVIDIA driver

The problem Immediately after starting Chromium, the process /usr/lib/chromium-browser/chromium-browser --type=gpu-broker starts to use 100% CPU on all my cpu cores and seems to massively leak ...
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Can I find the tabs I had open in Chromium after X has crashed and restarted

I just had X crash on me. I was left with just a login screen. I logged in and started Chromium, but it didn't open the tabs I had open before the crash. Instead I was left with just a blank page. Is ...
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Chrome is unresponsive and glitchy

I've got a pretty performant laptop: a Thinkpad T430 with a top CPU, 16GB RAM (no swap), SSD, Intel 4000 GPU. In Google Chrome (latest stable), I'm suffering from unresponsive and jerky scrolling. ...
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Graphics lagging on various browsers

Yesterday my the touchpad on my dell xps 13 developer edition stopped working and the wifi would no longer connect. I decided to back up all my files and start from scratch. So i backed up my files ...
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If I compile Firefox instead of binary install it will work faster?

Many times I hear that software compiled at my hardware will work faster at my hardware. Can I win 10% of performance of Firefox or Chromium if compile from source?
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Audio issue and no recording audio device defined

I have recently stumbled across a problem with my audio output. This seems to be a bit unusual, but I will try to explain anyway. Usually, when I watch a video and wish to lower or increase the sound ...
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Set chromium as default browser under lubuntu

I'm using Lubuntu 15.10 and I have installed Chromium version 45.0.2454.101. Use "make Chromium the default browser" not works (I not see any error). The usual solution in Ubuntu is to open ...
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google search engine problem

When I search something on google, the tab freezes there are no result. This doesn't happen all the time, usually 80% of the time. I can open a new tab and surf the web on that. This has never ...
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Graphical glitches in chromium-based apps

Since yesterday I have been experiencing annoying graphical glitches in all chromium based applications - atom, popcorn-time and chrome itself. Here are the screenshots: atom: popcorn-time: ...
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Chrome unresponsive in Ubuntu 14.04

Chrome is suddenly refusing to run on my computer. Worked fine yesterday afternoon when I used it last, tried to use it this morning and it's basically unresponsive the second it opens. I open it, it ...
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15.10 Chrome: external links are opened as blank tabs in new browser window

Since I installed 15.10 (fresh install on a new machine), and set Google Chrome as default browser, whenever I open links from external apps these are open as blank tabs in new browser window (no ...
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How can I prevent Chromium from opening svg files?

Chromium keeps opening svg files in the browser despite the default association of Inkscape with svg files. Steps to reproduce: Download an svg file Go to chrome:downloads and click on the svg ...
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Manage passwords in Chromium --> security risk?

I realized that in Chromium (and also Chrome) for Linux it is possible to see all saved passwords in clear text. That seems a bit strange to me... after a short research I found out that it is not ...
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How can I install Chromium browser on a bootable USB?

I am having a hard time installing the Chromium Browser. Do I have to have Ubuntu fully installed to the hard drive to be able to do this? For the time being, I am booting from USB.
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How to view embedded PDFs in a browser on Ubuntu 14.04?

I'm using Ubuntu 14.04 and have tried 3 different browsers (Chrome, Firefox, Chromium) to open an embedded pdf file ("application/pdf") and none of them seem to work. On Chrome I've installed the ...
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Anyone have problem with Chromium on phpmyadmin?

When I click dropdown in phpmyadmin can't see any item then my computer hang ... I try to use with firefox is ok. How can I fix this, please.
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How to install Chromium Web Browser on Ubuntu 15.04

I am trying to install Google Chrome,or Chromium Web Browser on Ubuntu 15.04, I tried: sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install google-chrome-stable in Terminal,but it says: E: Unable ...
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Failed to complete chroot setup on Toshiba Chromebook 2

I am receiving the following failure when attempting to install chroot on a Chromebook 2: Fetching CRAS (branch 1006126d3a9b1ebeecfc549be4ade745a5ff7bfc)... --2015-10-10 06:53:12-- ...
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Do I go to Command Prompt to use: sudo apt-get purge chromium-browser

Somehow Chromium Web Browser is on my computer but it seems like a virus and I can not uninstall it! SO i found the following: To remove an application and all of its configuration files you'll need ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Chromium Flash Plugin

UPDATE: Solution? I installed Chrome: https://www.google.com/chrome/browser/desktop/index.html Download the version for your system and install. Flash worked right out of the box. Much ...
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Chromium flickering on Ubuntu 14.04

I have ubuntu 14.04 up-to-date on laptop with nVidia Optimus, so I have installed bumblebee and nvidia-352. Everything was fine, until I temporary disabled Sync to VBlank in Compiz Config Settings ...
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Google Music streaming music slowly on chromium

I use Chromium 45.0.2454.101 on Ubuntu 14.04 which is updated daily. When using Google streaming music my computer gets really slow. I checked with htop and it uses a lot of CPU power of all cores of ...
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Chromium does not update screen properly - top & bottom not updated

I'm encountering an annoying screen update issue with Chromium. After some time of using it, the top & bottom parts of the screen are not updated. In the bottom, it is just about the height of ...