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

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Chromium is really slow in Xubuntu

I just installed Xubuntu 12.04.3 on my Toshiba Satellite, and I've noticed that Chromium is REALLY slow. I have a 3 bar WiFi signal, so it can't be that. Also, when the computer ran Windows, it ...
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Videos playing in Web brower, play at double speed, how do I stop this?

I have recently been having a problem with my web browsers (Firefox and Chromium) playing all videos (Youtube and ect...) I have uninstalled flash and then re-installed it and done the same to my web ...
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Problem in Chromium browser logging

I'm running Xubuntu 12.04. It originally was Lubuntu 12.04, then I installed xubuntu-desktop. I'm still using Chromium as my browser because it's running on a Netbook. Everything works really well ...
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Cant watch videos on Browser : Flash Player not installed

I have a Toshiba Satellite c655 and have Ubuntu 12.04 LTS installed on it. I cant watch videos or basically do anything that requires Flash Player. I was able to on the previous version I had of ...
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Chromium Ubuntu 13.10 - No webapp setup prompt no webapp icon

I have a completely fresh install for Ubuntu 13.10 64-bit on Dell Latitude E6510. (I also had the same problem on the same laptop using 13.10 32-bit). I use Chromium as my web browser. Webapps are ...
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“He's dead, Jim!” each 5 minutes in Chromium

Please tell what happened, this didn't happened when I had Debian Actually, I have 512MB RAM so I changed my swappiness to 90% is this because of that? EDIT: CHANGED BACK TO 60% BUT NOTHING ...
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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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Ad not from this site

I am having a problem when I am browsing the web on Ubuntu 13.10. Whenever I browse, I start seeing ads with it saying ads not from this site!!! Search on Google and it will say it's adware! How do ...
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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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I can't get online video to work correctly - See screen caps [duplicate]

marc@HMST-RM139-84044:~$ lsb_release -a No LSB modules are available. Distributor ID: Ubuntu Description: Ubuntu 13.04 Release: 13.04 Codename: raring Small, older machine, I installed ...
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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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youtube videos say: “This video is currently unavailable.” when using Chrome

I've seen a few similar questions on the web, but none of them solve the problem for me. Essentially random youtube videos won't play in the chrome browser, but work in firefox just fine. Sometimes ...
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How do I address chromium slowdown following update

I've just run updates which brought Chromium up to "Version 30.0.1599.114 Ubuntu 13.04 (30.0.1599.114-0ubuntu0.13.04.2)" Chromium is now much slower, taking 5-10 seconds in "Resolving host..." ...
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Style windows like Aura window manager from Chromium OS

How can I style my desktop windows to be like Aura window manager on my Ubuntu machine without installing Chromium OS or alternative? Is there any already built theme for Ubuntu? Note that I only ...
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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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Shockwave Flash crashes with Chromium and Firefox

Since updating to Ubuntu 13.10, Shockwave Flash does not work in Chromium or Firefox. Both show a "Shockwave Flash has crashed" dialog. Chromium 29.0.1547.65 After loading a page with a Flash video, ...
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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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How do I install pepper-flash on Chromium?

I have Chromium web browser on my Lubuntu 13.04 (pre-installed). I use LX Terminal (pre-installed) to write commands. I am trying to download flash player on Chromium using instructions on this site: ...
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Chromium has no window buttons when not-maximized

I have Chromium on my Ubuntu 13.04 system and for some odd reason it doesn't seem to be working nicely with my installation. I already posted a question (Problem importing Firefox bookmarks to ...
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“Your profile could not be opened correctly.” while opening Chrome/ium

The Error reads: Your profile could not be opened correctly. Some features may be unavailable. Please check that the profile exists and you have permission to read and write its contents. I have ...
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Problem importing Firefox bookmarks to Chromium

I would like to switch from Firefox to Chromium (it seems to be faster for my system) and I have a large number of bookmarks I would like to import into Chromium. I looked at this question: Can I sync ...
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i cant see youtube videos in ubuntu 12.04

Please help I've just installed Ubuntu 12.04 and I'm new to this Operating system...when I try to see videos on You tube its just show the videos like colour Film and Ads too.I have a doubt with adobe ...
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Format a pc with a GRUB error

i have a pc with a grub error {caused by deleting ubuntu partition in XP dual boot} i would like to format the hard disk and install a new OS [chromium] i do not have either the ubuntu or the XP ...
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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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Chromium always launches Ubuntu one music

So for some reason the last couple of days, whenever I launch the chromium browser, it always opens to the ubuntu one music store web app. I have completely uninstalled ubuntu one,purged chromium ...
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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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How to properly add webapps to unity on 13.10

I'm new to ubuntu, and one of the features that made the change from windows was the integrated webapps. I installed ubuntu 13.10, installed the unity-webapps-service and the unity-chromium-extension ...
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Use apturl instead of Software Center for apt: links

I've changed from Friefox to Chromium. Everything works fine except one thing: When I hit an apt: link, it opens the Ubuntu Software Center instead of starting the installation via apturl. (Yes, it is ...
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Make Chromium and sites dark

I am trying to make all of the white space on most sites black or dark and the text white. I tried a Chrome extension called Hacker Vision. It did not work. If anyone knows another way it would be ...
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Slow video reproduction quality in youtube with chromium and firefox in Ubuntu 13.10

That's it I can't watch a video in Youtube simple because the reproduction is too slow and it's somewhat paused. I seem to have Flash player plugin installed in both chromium and firefox (I haven't ...
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Multiple extensions Chromium not working after update to 13.10 [duplicate]

It seems like after updating to Ubuntu 13.10 and Chromium 29.0 multiple extensions have stopped working. Reddit Enhancement Suite and Smoothscroll are among them. Some extensions partially work, like ...
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All chromium extensions throw errors since update to 13.10 [closed]

Since updating to 13.10 all chromium extensions generate errors: chrome.extension is not available: 'extension' is not allowed for specified context type content script, extension page, web page, ...
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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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No audio while tab casting with Chromecast and Chromium

I just got my Chromecast and it rocks, but I can't seem to get it to play audio while tab-casting from Chromium. When using the direct cast options like youtube it works fine, and when I use other ...
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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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Force chromium and firefox to use TLS 1.2

How can you force Chromium and Firefox to use TLS 1.2 instead of the previously less secure versions? Using Ubuntu 13.04
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How to launch google-chrome/chromium application shortcut in fullscreen/kiosk mode

I'm trying to boot a chrome application shortcut in full screen (kiosk mode). Launching as an application shortcut is straightforward by appending the command --app=http://website.com. But the ...
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dependencies problem for chromium [duplicate]

chromium-browser: Depends: libgcc1 (>= 1:4.1.1) but 1:4.6.3-1ubuntu5 is to be installed Depends: libudev0 (>= 147) but 175-0ubuntu9.4 is to be installed ...
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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 ...
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How to make chromium browser look nativein KDE

I am trying to make chromium browser look nativein KDE, and I have followed instructions from here. Everything looks ok except there is a line under the title bar. Anyone knows how to eliminate it? ...
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Skype in Outlook.com in Ubuntu won't work

I wouldn't normally ask a question like this on AskUbuntu - it's more related to web browsers is what some people might say. But, if you read on, you'll see why I'm asking it on this forum: If I go ...
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How do I get Chromium or Firefox manage multi touch events properly?

I am using Ubuntu 12.04 and have a multitouch capable screen (3M MicroTouch USB controller) but can't get any touch events inside a browser window (Firefox or Chromium). I see all gestures with ...
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Unity WebApps API not available on load in Chromium

I have my website setting up the unity webapp integration on load. In contrast to Firefox, Chromium hasn't the API available immediately after loading the page. Is there any best practice how to wait ...
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Reload http_proxy, no_proxy

I am running Ubuntu with Awesome WM. I have confirmed in chromium, I can use the environment variables http_proxy and no_proxy to control the proxy chromium uses. I don't think chromium reads these ...
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Start a web browser application with no window borders

How can I start a web browser with no window borders and buttons? I am thinking at something like this: chromium-browser my-file.html --no-borders --no-tabs In my mind this would open Chromium ...
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Websites can't seem to access Flash Local Storage

There is an educational website my kid uses for school which requires flash. During the login process I am directed to click "Allow Local Storage"(this is the website's button, not adobe's popup), ...
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Chromium browser loads flash only as root user

I'm running ubuntu on a chromebook, and am having trouble with pepper flash. I can run chromium-browser with sudo chromium-browser --user-data-dir=/tmp/ ...
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error while installing chromium through Software Center

Whenever I try to download chromium it shows error: This error could be caused by required additional software packages which are missing or not installable. Furthermore there could be a conflict ...
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Unable to join meetings at Adobe Connect?

I need to join some online meetings being held over Adobe Connect. After signing in, the meeting loading page opens and the progress bar goes from 0 to 100% with the message as connecting... However ...
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Suspected Kernel Panic in Lubuntu 13.04

Recently, I re-installed Lubuntu 13.04 because of some error in the last OS installation. Today, if I try to go to Chromium, it works for a while, and then says, "Aw, snap" because it runs out of ...