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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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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 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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Multiple chromium icons in launcher of 14.04 LTS

EDIT 2014-04-19: To add a little extra context to my question, these are the original instructions I followed ...
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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 ...
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Lubuntu 13.10 - Online video (ie YouTube) will not run in Firefox or Chromium.

Just installed Lubuntu 13.10 on an old Dell Dimension 3000 w/ 2GB RAM. Installation appeared to go fine, but I cannot get online videos to play properly using Firefox or Chromium. Using both YouTube ...
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Weird Chromium print feature

I setup a cloud print on Chromium. This printer is pretty finicky, but I think they way I did it should stay. The problem is, I can't print outside of chromium, obviously. And then I tried to print ...
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setup proxy wireless on ubuntu

My university's wi-fi requires a proxy to be setup, and this is a picture of the configuration done on windows ! So how to apply it on ubuntu?
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Hide Lubuntu window top-border fullscreen chrome

I'm running Lubuntu 13.10 (almost) straight out the box. I'm currently working on a chromium-kisok based app (running in fullscreen). When chromium is running in fullscreen mode a 1px (estimated) ...
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Reduce memory consumption of 13.04

I'm running 13.04 on a Thinkpad T61p with 2gb RAM. In 13.04, and to a lesser extent in 12.04, I've started running out of my 2G of RAM with little more than a browser open. Clearly chromium is an ...
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adobe flash not working firefox or chromium

I'm new to ubuntu but I think I did everything right. Adobe flash says its installed and I've uploaded the latest Firefox and Chromium. When I go to youtube all I see is a black screen where the ...
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inspect-element by default on browser

I have this web page that each time i go to , i modify something in the source code with the 'inspect element ' ( on chrome and chromium browser ) or 'firebug' ( on firefox ) ! can i make the ...
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How can I prevent the browser from switching monitors when a link is clicked on another workspace under 13.10?

I'm getting some weird behaviour in 13.10 with the following setup: Two monitors Three workspaces Chromium on monitor #2 in workspace #1 Thunderbird on monitor #2 in workspace #3 When I click a ...
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Chromium process causes rise in GPU temperature

My GPU is about 10 degrees hotter than usual. Ubuntu 12.04 with GNOME Shell Nvidia GTX275
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removed saved unity webapps

So I removed Chromium, but the Web Apps installed Google Plus, Gmail, Facebook, Ect remain. These were installed with unity-chromium-extension popup when I launched a compatible site. I am switching ...
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No Chromium printer dialog with page settings (headers and footers)

How can I use/activate the Chromium/Chrome print preview dialog where you can choose to print headers and footers? If I press "Ctrl + P", the system print dialog is shown. I don't use a hardware ...
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Dual Boot Ubuntu 12.04 with Chromium OS

I have taken a liking to using Chromium OS on a laptop, and wondering if I can dual boot Chromium OS on a computer already running Ubuntu 12.04. I've looked around but cant find any guides or anything ...
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Why doesn't my 'Get Location' Option work in Ubuntu?

I'm on Ubuntu Desktop OS and i frequently use Twitter to stay connected with my friends (Using Chromium). When i try to update the location, I'm presented with 'Location service unavailable' or ...
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YouTube stuttering(Video/Audio) in Chromium after installing KDE

Chromium Version 28.0.1500.71 Ubuntu 13.04 (28.0.1500.71-0ubuntu1.13.04.1) Adobe Flash Player - Version: 11.2 r202 Shockwave Flash 11.2 r202 Name: Shockwave Flash Version: 11.2 r202 ...
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Open a downloaded file in chromium directly

I'm using chromium as a navigator and ubuntu 13.04 as the OS. When I download some file from the web and then when I want to open it, the file isn't opened directly, I get redirected to the location ...