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

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Smoother fonts in Chromium installed automagically

Yesterday evening observed that the Chromium fonts got smoother. I don't really know to explain it, but it feels just better. The bold text is a little bit bolder that it was in the past and other ...
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Flash players not working on chromium

I have installed both Adobe flash player and Pepper flash player on Ubuntu 14.04. But I can't watch any Facebook videos on chromium. what might be the problem?
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“Chromium wasn't closed correctly”

Hy guys, maybe someone can help me: If "run apps in background when chromium is closed" = enabled, than I get every time I start chromium the message, that it wasn't closed correctly and if the ...
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Ubuntu open a chromium in kiosk mode and disable graphical environment

I want to use chromium in kiosk mode. I know I can do this in .xinitrc file. How can I disable all graphic environment like unity, lxde et.c. to decrease loading and increase performance of my system?
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Chromium desktop notifications desktop shortcut mode

I created desktop shortcut for some websites (hipchat, slack...). When I run them from desktop, they run in their own window. The problem is that there are no desktop notification. In slack there is ...
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How do I change the font size on tab and menu

I'm running 14.10 on my MBP with retina display. I scaled the things to 1.5 in the System Settings so everything is good except Chromium. My chromium looks like this http://i.imgur.com/CNj2nHe.png ...
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How to make System notifications use Chrome notification system?

Everywhere I read about how to make chrome to use system notification (chrome desktop notification to notifyOSD). I'm just wondering if there is a way to make the opposite: Is it possible to make my ...
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Chrome Redraw Issue

When I am using Chrome the window will not redraw until I change focus to something else and then click back onto Chrome I am using 2 monitors but it does not matter which monitor Chrome is on I am ...
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Any workaround to make Ubuntu webapps work in 14.10?

I installed Ubuntu 14.10 just yesterday. Webapps are of the features most advertised in the Wubi Installer. I can see that the Ubuntu browser has upgraded. Unfortunately all webapps show a blank ...
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Black Screen of death?

Hello there I have a problem regarding Black Screen on mine Ubuntu 14.04. Short version. When I play a video on Chromiun Web Browser I got an instant nasty black screen. This especially happens when ...
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unity chrome windows “unresponsive” greyed out and can't move

Periodically (a few times a week, sometimes a few times a day) my entire set of chrome windows gets greyed out. (Not just multiple tabs, but all separate windows on all workspaces including chrome ...
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Can connections to ::1 be made reliable in Chromium?

I just ran into this message from Chromium: The server at [::1] can't be found, because the DNS lookup failed. I was trying to access http://[::1]/, which usually works. This is on an Ubuntu 14....
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Video flickering in full screen mode only in chrome and chromium. firefox works fine. intel hd4000, external monitor via hdmi

Since I updated to 14.10 I get some annoying flickering while watching video in chrome and chromium, but only in full screen mode. Firefox works fine, but i prefer chrome/chromium. It worked fine in ...
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Saving file in Chromium activates launcher

Whenever I save a file in Chromium, the launcher is activated and the Chromium logo shakes around indicating a new window has opened. In doing so it takes the focus off of the newly launched save file ...
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Ethiopic (amharic) font in chromium address bar

The chromium browser does't show amharic letters in the address bar and tabs. It was working with ubuntu 12.04 before. (through ibus-m17n) Amharic is shown without any issue it Title bar and it's ...
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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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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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Network problem: Chrome would not load sites that Firefox does

I am running a Ubuntu 13.04. I had both Chrome and Firefox installed, and the former does not load most websites. There is no proxy, and I have disabled the firewall. I connect to the internet ...
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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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Chrome and Firefox not working/slow

Chrome has stopped working and Firefox is slow, sometimes so slow that it does not work at all. I have tried installing Chromium, but the effects were the same. I uninstalled Chrome and then updated ...
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How to enable Pipelight in Chromium?

I have used Firefox exclusively for a short while, after I installed 14.04 and Pipelight (Silverlight plugin) works fine. Then I installed Chrome/Chromium and cannot get it to work with them. I tried ...
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chromium's omnibox has to big font size and spans 100%

I just upgraded from Xubuntu 13.10 to 14.04 which comes with a new version of chromium, namely Version 34.0.1847.116 Ubuntu 14.04 aura (260972). It uses the new aura design, indicated by the small ...
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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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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 window,...
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Chromium Won't Run on Ubuntu 12.04 with Remote Desktop VNC (Works on 10.04)

I'm running Ubuntu 12.04 64-bit VPS with 512MB of Ram and a 15GB HDD. On separate, fresh/new VPS servers, I've installed LXDE, Lubuntu and Xubuntu using tightvnc - on separate VPS server. On all ...
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How do I enable the official Java plugin in the latest version of Google Chrome?

I was using Chromium, which runs smoothly, and was forced to upgrade to Chrome (mega.co.nz obliged me to). Now I can't execute applets in Chrome. Checking the installed plugins in both browsers, I see ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 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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chromium is not generating voice

Chromium is not producing voice when I am running my code, while this is working in chrome. var msg = new SpeechSynthesisUtterance('Hello World'); window.speechSynthesis.speak(msg);
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Why do some Chrome Apps don't display a Unity launcher icon?

Some Chrome(ium) Apps don't properly display an icon in the Unity launcher. Example: Signal Messenger Screenshot of the Unity icon: Screenshot of chrome:apps: Content of ~/Desktop/chrome-...
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Chrome/electron-based programs do not render (show desktop through window)

I think all of these programs are Electron-based, or possibly something else that uses Webkit/Blink/Chrome; whatever the kids are calling the rendering engine these days. Here's how they look on my ...
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cannot install chromium on ubuntu 14.04 LTS

ubuntu 14.04 LTS run on older pc without graphic card ,with intel inside pentium 4 dual core with 1 50 ram.I want install chromium older version,cannot install... The following packages have unmet ...
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chrome, safari freezing system on ubuntu 14.04.4 64 bit

I have moved back to a dualboot again after a year without Ubuntu, could not live without it! Only problem I have now, when i installed, chromium, chrome or even safari, after I watched a video in ...
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Unable to resize chromium from bottom

I am under Linux Ubuntu 15.10 While using chromium at maximum screen resolution possible 1920 x 1080 (16:9), I am unable to resize my window from bottom to top since the bottom is always outside the ...
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Chromium Upgrade

I am a teacher. We have some Linux computers and a while back I was able to get the chromium upgrade onto those computers. However, now when I try I get the following message (see picture). My ...
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Desktop graphics (compiz) buttery smooth, but Chromium says “hardware acceleration unavailable”

I have the ATI Wrestler Radeon HD 6320 in my laptop, and it works great with Compiz (the animations are buttery smooth). Chromium says "Software only, hardware acceleration unavailable" for ...
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Need Chromium/Adobe Flash player on 32 bit syatem

I'm new to ubuntu(ubuntu 14.04) and have an ancient 32-bit system.I need the flash player to run(latest version).SO,for that,How do i install chromium?.i already tried using the command terminal(sudo ...