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

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Unity3d Chromium Embedded Framework permissions

After installing the latest version of Unity3d by command-line in Ubuntu (14.04 of 15), you have this error: Chromium Embedded Framework requires that the file '/opt/Unity/Editor/chrome-sandbox' is ...
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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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Error launching Chromium browser

I am getting the following error while launching Chromium. I am using Ubuntu 14.04. Using PPAPI flash. chromium-browser --ppapi-flash-path=/usr/lib/adobe-flashplugin/libpepflashplayer.so --ppapi-...
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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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Chrome loses all my tabs after crash

I have a very annoying situation. My chrome is in restore previous opened tab mode: My laptop happens to crash pretty often (I have power management issue, another exciting topic). Most of the ...
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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 ...
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What's the difference between Google Chrome and/or Chromium? What are the advantages/disadvantages to each?

I used Google Chrome in Windows, and am now using Chromium in Ubuntu. Is there any difference to the two programs? What are the advantages and disadvantages to each program? Which one seems better?
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How do I install Chromium from the command line?

I have already tried using the Ubuntu Software Center, but it won't install the Chromium browser. How can I install it using the terminal?
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MathJax style in chromium browser

In the chromium browser, MathJax usually show up like this: but on windows and LaTeX, it is Is there a way to change it?
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Netflix in Chromium on 32-bit Ubuntu systems

With the death of Chrome for 32-bit Ubuntu, is there a way to watch Netflix using Chromium? The old Firefox/pipelight solution works, but performance is much worse than native Netflix on Chrome. The ...
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Error installing chromium in ubuntu

I get the following error when I try to install chromium E: Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (2): Here's what i tried: sudo apt-get install chromium browser [sudo] password for ...
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System keeps logging me off repeatedly after chromium install on Ubuntu 14.04

I am running Ubuntu 14.04 LTS trusty for some time now. I recently performed all the updates and had to restart system. After restart I received a message saying software updater was unable to ...
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Very slow Chromium browser

On my machine Chromium is very slow, I had to switch to Firefox where everything works fine. Looks like this is a kind of JavaScript problem (eg. slowed down typing on Facebook), pages loading slower, ...
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How to install pepper flash

I cant install pepper flash on lubuntu 15.10 I want to get it running on chromium 32 bit system.
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Installed Ubuntu on chromebook, Ubuntu asks for password that wasn't ever set

I installed ubuntu 12.04 on my chromebook. It didn't asked me for a password at first, but when I attempted to install a software from the store it's asking me for a password which I never set. As ...
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Update Ubuntu 14.04 Problem [duplicate]

Everytime I try to update my ubuntu, it returns this: W: Failed to search http://ppa.launchpad.net/chromium-daily/ppa/ubuntu/dists/trusty/main/binary-amd64/Packages 404 Not Found W: ...
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Install Chromium Adobe plugins error

While trying to perform simple tasks in Chromium I am experiencing issues with the Adobe Plugin. I cannot view any video because of this. I do not want to use any other browser. When i click "install ...
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How do I automatically apply the same theme to Chromium for all new users?

Note: when I say Chromium, I mean both Google Chrome and Chromium. What I do know about applying the same settings for applications to all new users is either defining an schema/override file in /usr/...
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Pepper flash plugin for 32-bit support has ended?

Does anyone know if the 32-bit of pepper flash plugin support has ended? I use chromium btw.
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Where can I download chrome-stable-current?

I installed Chrome Version 42.0.2311.90 from an old .deb package, but now I get ERR_SSL_PROTOCOL_ERROR when trying to load any Google site (*.google.com, where * can be mail, plus, contacts, etc.). ...
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MegaSync freezes on firefox and doesn't recognise on chromium

I have installed Mega Sync on my Ubuntu 14.04 machine. sudo dpkg -i megasync-xUbuntu_14.04_amd64.deb I have signed in to my Mega Account but when I try to download a file using Firefox, Mega Sync ...
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flash player plugin problem

I am trying to build pepperflash manually as it won't open from my software centre. Following these instructions: cd git clone https://github.com/i-rinat/freshplayerplugin.git cd freshplayerplugin ...
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How do I reinstall the default Apparmor Chromium profile in Ubuntu 14.04

I tried using 'aa-logprof' to modify the default Apparmor Chromium profile (since it doesn't work), but I think I may have messed up the profile because after editing the profile the 'aa-enforce' did ...
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Can't run chromedriver and google-chrome-stable at the same time

Up until now I've been using chromium as my default browser and have been running java-selenium test automation with chromedriver (which I've downloaded and manually specified its location to the ...
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Publishing publishing chromium - desktop web-app to Ubuntu Software center?

does anyone knows whether chromium based applications are accepted by Ubuntu? I was reading the entire 'developer' section but couldn't get a glue yet. My mix is: PHP/NGINX/Node-JS for server side, ...
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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 /etc/...
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How to install Chromium Web Browser on Ubuntu 15.04 [duplicate]

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 to locate ...
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chromium-browser in vnc window: how to go to a different url without being logged out

I want to do some scripted screengrabbing from my site, and to do this i'm running a headless chromium-browser on an Ubuntu 14.04 server. At the moment, as a proof of concept, i'm watching it via a ...
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Error running android app on chromium

after adding "extName": { "description": "Extension name", "message": "COC" }
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“SSL Protocol Error” in Chromium for several Google web sites after installing Ubuntu Security Updates for libnss3

Scenario: Laptop computer running Ubuntu 12.04.5 LTS (64-bit) ("Precise Pangolin") Issue: In the Chromium web browser - "Version 37.0.2062.120 Ubuntu 12.04 (281580) (64-bit)" - after having installed ...
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If I compile Firefox instead of binary install it will work faster? [closed]

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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Disabled History, Cache, and Cookies Chromium

How to disable history, cache and cookies at chromium without incognito mode? my friend always using my chromium without incognito mode, so there's always history pile up, so i must always clear my ...
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Chromium not loading google related sites, youtube ubuntu ask etc [duplicate]

noob here having issues with google, youtube, etc not loading running 12.04 LTS. I uninstalled and reinstalled chromium various times. I'd hate to reinstall 12.04 as i have had issues with various ...
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xdg-email can't find thunderbird

Clicking a mailto link in chromium-browser it executes xdg-email mailto:example@example.com (or maybe without "mailto:", which seems to be the same thing). In my case this opens kmail instead of ...
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Chrome Ash full screen

With "google-chrome --open-ash" chrome starts in ash mode, but how to create launcher to start in fullscreen (not kiosk mode but the same as F11)?
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'Spell-checker options' missing in context menu Chromium

Apparently in Chrome, there's the entry 'Spell-checker options' in the context menu when typing (see screenshot below from Makeuseof.com) Now, I use Chromium, and when typing an email in Google ...
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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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Where are chromium extensions located?

Where are extensions stored once they've been installed to Chromium?
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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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How can I get chromium-browser to run fullscreen (not kiosk) in 12.04?

I have created a restricted user which logs in automatically and Chromium runs the default home page with the screen starting maximized but I want it to run in fullscreen (F11) mode. I tried kiosk ...
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istartsurf on chomium

A few days ago I noticed that I'd got the istartsurf malware in Chromium on my Ubuntu laptop despite being careful of which software I'm installing, but anyway. So I reinstalled Ubuntu on my laptop ...
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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. ctrl+alt+...
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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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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 | i.imgsafe.org/...
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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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Xubuntu 14.04 - Chromium didn't shut down correctly

Today I installed the new (X)Ubuntu release 14.04 and installed my favorite internet browser "Chromium" via the repositories. However, Chromium always complains that: Chromium didn't shut down ...