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

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How to fix too large fonts in Chromium's title bar, menu and bookmark toolbar?

I'm using Ubuntu 14.04 and Chromium version 37.0.2062.94. As you can see fonts in title bar, menu and bookmark bar are too big and ugly. Does someone know how to fix this error?
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Google lightning fast but all other sites painfully slow - ubuntu 12 lts -firefox and chromium wi-fi hotspot

Hi I am new to linux and have had a play with a few different distros (linux mint, ubunto 11, 12 and 14 and lubunto) over the weekend but I have a common problem I have found with browsing (happens ...
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Troubleshooting reproducible LCD blackscreen crash

I have a Latitude D630 that happily runs Ubuntu 32-bit 14.04LTS. However, if I open a specific chrome application in chromium or chrome and attempt to open a particular menu in that app, the entire ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Chromium right click result into uncaught exception

While trying to perform right click on any URL on Chromium it didn't work. So when I open development console I see uncaught Type Error. Uncaught TypeError: Cannot read property 'defaultView' of ...
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Opening Chrome with Launcher in 14.04 doesn't take focus

Using the Launcher to open Chrome (Super, chrome, enter) does not take focus from what ever application was running previously. Kinda defeating the purpose of the Launcher. At the same time, the ...
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Install Ubuntu in ChromeBox Samsung

I am following this guide to install Ubuntu on my Samsung Chomebox dual boot chrome and Ubuntu I have trouble with step 3 is that the example places the Chromebox ASUS and I have the Samsung which ...
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Youtube videos don't play on Facebook. (Chromium)

I just started using chromium on ubuntu 14.04 and I went on my Facebook profile page and wanted to start a video that I posted there from youtube and saw that it didn't work. It says that a plugin for ...
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specific webpage (url) not loading (ubuntu 12.04)

for few days now, I can not load a specific page, which is "https://www.facebook.com/" alon or with either "?ref=logo" or or "?ref=tn_tnmn" (which are actually all leading to the same old facebook ...
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How to remove a URL shortcut from the unity panel

I have Ubuntu 12.04. I was watching a video on chromium and I went up to the global menu and there was an option of create app shortcuts. I tried it and now I want to remove it. I added it to the ...
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How can I hide Chrome apps from the Unity Dash?

It annoys me that Chrome dumps all the Chrome apps that are installed into the Unity dash (note: I mean APPS, not the shortcuts you can install). I have tried to use Alacarte to hide the Chrome Apps ...
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Where can I find the newest version of Chromium browser for ARM?

Does anyone make builds of the Chromium Browser for the ARM architecture? The available version in the repos is version 28 while the newest stable version is v36. I understand there are no offical ...
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Orca not reading webpages neither in firefox or chromium in ubuntu

I am trying to learn to use Orca Screen Reader in Ubuntu 13.10, but even it seems to work on the desktop, when I enter firefox or chromium to read a website, it reads the address, says "document went ...
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Chromium cannot import bookmarks in other language?

I saved FF bookmarks in html then imported into Chromium, but the bookmarks I saved in other languages won't display properly. The bookmarks are still there, but the title and description (in another ...
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Chromium Inspect Element causes black screen

I am using Chromium Version 34.0.1847.116 Ubuntu 13.10 (260972). When I choose Inspect Element from Chromium, Chromium hangs for about 4 seconds and the entire screen (not just Chromium) goes black. ...
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Different behavior on reboots - Ubuntu server 14.04

I am setting up a Kiosk system using Ubuntu 14.04 server edition which will be located in various places around the state. These are going to be unattended Kiosks and I need to have them boot back up ...
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Error flash chrome in Ubuntu 14.04

Everything was going perfectly But one day, it stop working. From this day, I can neither play any games in the navigator CHROMIUM, and too not can see videos on line (Youtube) Anybody may help me? ...
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chromium-browser --proxy-server debugging

Many places online have pointed out to configure chromium proxy via command can be achieve with the following line chromium-browser --proxy-server=[username]:[password]@[host]:[port] but I got this ...
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Pasting larger blocks of text into Chrome 35 and Chromium doesn't work on ubuntu 14.04

Ubuntu 14.04 Chrome Version: 35.0.1916.114 Chrome Beta Version: Version 36.0.1985.32 beta Chromium Version: 34.0.1847.116 Ubuntu 14.04 aura (260972) I have noticed that there seems to be a limit ...
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Lightspark doesn't works in firefox 29.0 and Chromium 34.0.1847.116 (ubuntu 14.04)

I need your help, I'm using Ubuntu 14.04 and I've installed Lightspark (lightspark 0.7.2-3ubuntu1) as an alternative to Adobe Flash Player. But Lightspark doesn't works both with Firefox 29.0 and ...
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Problems with Chromium Web Browser

I have a Ubuntu Certified computer with Ubuntu 12.04 LTS pre-installed on it and ever since I got the computer I have had some really annoying problems with the web browser (Chromium) When ever I ...
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Icedtea-7-plugin don't work in Chromium, doesn't show in about:plugins

I'm newbie user of Ubuntu 14.04. I have trouble with: Icedtea-7-plugin don't work in Chromium. It doesn't shows in about:plugins. How I can I fix it? I did: sudo apt-get install icedtea-7-plugin ...
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Chromium glitches when resizing browser window

I have some strange glitches when my browser window is resized. Firefox, and other programs are working fine, only chromium is having issues. I tried to turn on/off gpu acceleration but same problems ...
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“you appear to have flash shared objects disabled” error in Google Chromium 34

http://postimg.org/image/axf5zqbk1/ This only happens with streaming media on ABC's site (abc.go.com) using : Chrome Version 34.0.1847.116 Ubuntu 14.04 aura (260972) Adobe Flash Player - Version: ...
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chromium does not run with sandbox on 14.04

I cant seem to get chromium which I download from https://download-chromium.appspot.com/ here to work with the sandbox. it works fine with the --disable-setuid-sandbox flag. I have chromium installed ...
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Clear Bling Vgrabber malware from Chromium

When asked to bring up my chrome bookmarks, I got the dreaded Vgrabber and Bling. On Windows 8.1 I would likely just run a system restore. I wiped my computer clean when I installed Ubuntu, so I ...
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Java & Flash problem Chromium Lubuntu 14.04

I am running Lubuntu 14.04 LTS, i have installed icedtea and flash player, they both work in Firefox but i cannot seem to make them work in Chromium. I tried purging chromium and java and flash then ...
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Starting services with custom xsession

I'm new to ubuntu. I've accomplished making chromium start at boot with xsessionrc file, but now I want to get a screenshot of the desktop every minute (which is just chromium basically). I've ...
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Facebook is not responding accordingly in Firefox?

I have Ubuntu 13.10, on Lenovo G585. I have reported some of my problems before, and you were very helpful. Facebook (only) is not responding accordingly only in Firefox, but works fine in Chromium, ...
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Video players don't show up properly in web browsers

After installing Ubuntu 12.04 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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 ...
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How to make Chromium “browse files” always be sorted by “date modified”

I want to, when selecting files to upload, get the dialog to order the files by date of modification (newers at the end), and not by name, as it is by default. I read this result in google: an issue ...
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i can't access any webpage on my chromium browser using proxy connection

i am using a 32 bit operator but installed a 64 bit Ubuntu. i couldn't install chrome no matter what the way i tried(command in terminal,Ubuntu software center). so i installed a chromium via Ubuntu ...
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Change default file manager for Chromium

I am using Xubuntu 13.10 and I have installed Dolphin and set it as the preferred File Manager in the XFCE Settings Manager. However, when I try to upload photos using Chromium and Facebook, it ...
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Use pcmanfm shortcuts in download menus

I'm using Lubuntu with PCManFM as my file manager, and I can't get over this irritation. I configure shortcuts in the sidebar, because I like deep hierarchies, but when a download prompts a save ...
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Chromium on VNC Won't Start

Running lubuntu vnc, I get the following error and Chromium is unable to start: Xlib: extention "RANDR" missing on desktop :1 This seems to be a possible solution: how to make Chromium-browser ...
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Encryption problem with Chromium

I recently re-installed Chromium web browser. Upon starting 'er up, the error box that appears says; `"Didn't sign in to Chromium," And the mouse click then takes me to the login page where after i ...
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Conflict with flash when Mozilla when Google Chrome/Chromium is installed

I have 12.04 installed on my laptop. I noticed after installing Chromium and eventually google-chrome (stable) that the flash player for either browser was not working properly. When trying to exit ...
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Why does Chromium open Google Chrome guide and store?

I installed Chromium and noticed that some menu and functions, like the guide, the web store and the settings windows are "contaminated" by Google Chrome'w "world". For example, a click on the guide ...
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Open/save PDF files in Chromium?

I have Lubuntu 13.04 with Chromium browser installed on my Acer Aspire One D255 Netbook. How do I view, save a PDF file? I'm sure it's quite simple but somehow I can't get it. I keep getting asked to ...
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Chromium: typing causes browser to switch to full screen

This happens whenever I am typing into Chromium: The browser switches when I am typing. It flips between normal screen size and full screen. I am using Chromium on Ubuntu 12.04. This happens if I am ...