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

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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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Typing freezes in Chromium omnibox and enigmatic letter “a” in bar since Ubuntu 14.04

Since Lubuntu/Ubuntu 14.04 I can't use Chromium browser, because serious typing freezes appears in Chromium omnibox. It is possible type site address only in first tab, only one time after Chromium ...
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Chromium and Google Chrome downloading [closed]

Well, I have sincerely enjoyed having Google Chrome on my linux machine, and have never had any problems until recently. I found that Google Chrome will simply not allow redirected downloads to start. ...
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I found the chromoting viewer in my chromium addons is that supposed to be there on a default install?

So I found chromoting viewer in my add-ons for chromium. Is that supposed to be there? I just installed chromium and only installed the pepper flash player. I disabled chromium and got an error is ...
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Out of date chromium package [duplicate]

Latest version of chromium-browser is 34.0.1847.116 but there are some bugs which are fixed in 34.0.1847.137. There isn't any update since last month. These bugs are public and have CVE-2014-1741, ...
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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 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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Chromium not seeing pepperflashplugin-nonfree

I've just upgraded to XUbuntu 14.04. I installed Chroimum(chromium-browser package, not Google Chrome). Then installed by running: sudo apt-get install pepperflashplugin-nonfree sudo ...
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Moonlight not working on chromium

Today i tried to install moonlight plugin for chromium (novell-moonlight-3.99.0.3-x86_64.crx). It says it's installed but when i try to open sites requiring silverlight it shows the "Get silverlight" ...
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Can't download Google Chromium from Software Centre? [closed]

So, after installing Ubuntu yesterday, I wanted to install Chrome. I found the Chromium browser in the Software Centre. After clicking the install button, and typing my password, I get a message ...
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Chromium does not start (launch seems to start but not opening the application)

Ubuntu 14.04 fully updated every day Chromium does not start since some more days. No idea why. I uninstalled and made new installation from Synaptic just now. No error message at installation. ...
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Activate Chrome native notifications

I'm trying to get native notifications to work using Google Chrome (or Chromium) on Ubuntu, but no luck so far. Things I've tried already: Libnotify Notifications in Chrome I've runned install.sh ...
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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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Detecting 404 Somehow

I keep my PC running at home. Sometimes, when I'm at work, my PC can't load the pages that I want to load. I have to ssh to it, and reboot/restart browser. It's really annoying and I'm trying to find ...
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youtube buttons don't work in chromium [closed]

I've been using Youtube through chromium on Raring for over a year now. Suddenly, yesterday, some buttons on Youtube stopped working. When viewing a particular video, the buttons for "show more", ...
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How do I open Chromium in incognito mode by default? [duplicate]

I would like to be able to open Chromium in incognito mode automatically. I'm new to Linux and I love it so far but I haven't yet found a way to do this. I'm using Ubuntu 14.04.
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How do I remove/disable the Chrome/Chromium notification-center system indicator?

After upgrading recently, I noticed that when running Chromium, there is a new bell icon in the system indicators area in the upper right. The menu gives the options as such: Chromium - ...
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How to install the latest chromium-browser on old Ubuntu releases? [closed]

I've encountered a user who alleges that 25.0.1364.160 is the latest version, so I guess that she is still using Ubuntu Lucid (10.04), because chromium-browser is up-to-date in later releases. To get ...
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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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Flash Player works on Firefox, but not on Chromium? [duplicate]

I want to play online games, and other online stuff that requires Flash Player on the internet. Flash Player works just fine under Firefox, but in Chromium I just get a blank page. I don't know what ...
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Unable to type anything on Chromium

I have the latest 14.4 Lubuntu (Spanish) version already updated. I have found the same bug in two machines. The machines are a 11 year old P4 2.5Ghz, Geforce mx 420 and a 9 year old Dell laptop ...
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What does the “a” on customize and control Chromium icon mean?

After upgrading to 14.04 I see a blue lowercase "a" over the "Customize and control Chromium" icon that I've never seen before. What does it mean?
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Adobe Flash Player Issue In Chromium In Ubuntu [duplicate]

Playing Youtube videos in chromium I got the following issue Flash play is already installed on the system. How do I fix it ?
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uGet Chromium integration not working after upgrading to Ubuntu 14.04

Chromium extension of uGet is not working after upgrading to Ubuntu 14.04.
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Cant open magnet links or APT links with Chromium

Chromium browser opens a new window instead of handling magnet links or APT links. I've tried looking aroud and found How to tell chrome what to do with a magnet link But it doesnt work for me .. I've ...
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No listen icon in Chromium

When I use define:word in Google or using Google translate, there's suddenly no listen icon. What did happen?
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Flash Player Issue In Chromium In Ubuntu 14.04

I needed to download youtube videos and it asked to download plugin from Java website. Adobe Flash Player is required to display some elements on this page. Install plug-in. I downloaded this. ...
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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 ...
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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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Chromium display is remanent since 14.04 upgrade with gpu acceleration enabled

Since I updated ubuntu to 14.04, I have some issue with chromium, the display is remanent when switching virtual desktop or appear when the application is minimized. I found that the issue is ...
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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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Why does Ubuntu 12.04 Boot To Black Screen after updating Chromium?

I was running Ubuntu 12.04 LTS for 64 bit systems on a dual boot custom computer with Windows 7. It was functioning normally for at least 3 days before I noticed that Youtube videos were flickering ...
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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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Chromium not remembering all tabs and running slow

I've installed Ubuntu 14.04 64 bit and Chromium 34.0.1847.116 Ubuntu 14.04 aura (260972). I've noticed a few problems... 1) Despite having the setting "Continue where you left off" checked, only ...
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Is actual version of Chromium browser (34.0.1847.116) compatible with Oracle Java 7 browser plugin?

I can not make it work nor find an official confirmation of compatibility. Oracle Java 7 plugin works fine with Firefox but fresh Chromium browser installation does not even list it at ...
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How to run chromium as a root user

How do I run chrome as a root user in Ubunut 12.04??
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java plugin in Chromium

Icedtea-7-plugin installed but it does not appears in the list in about:plugins in Chromium. Not able to execute java applets. Tried installing Icedtea-7-plugin but in vain. Using openjdk7 in 14.04
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Find out which file a process is writing when PID changes all the time

Using tools like iotop one can monitor the i/o of individual processes which is fine, but you do not find out which directory a process writes into. If the PID would always be the same that would not ...
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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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Flash and Java plug-ins in Chromium lost after upgrade to 14.04

I've just upgraded 12.04 to 14.04. Java and flash plug-ins are lost from Chromium. I have Openjdk7 installed with Icedtea and adobe flash plug-in for Firefox. sudo cp ...
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Keybord input not work in Chromium 34 Ubuntu 14.04 aura (260972) [using Fcitx would avoid this issue]

Updated: Replacing iBus with Fcitx would be a good solution for this issue. After my test, Fcitx English, Chinese input methods do work in Chromium 34 Ubuntu 14.04 aura (260972), and of course in ...
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Chromium 34 and later cannot detect flash plugin

I've deleted ~/.macromedia and ~/.adobe contents and after a restart chromium can't detect flash plugin. It works just fine in Firefox I have only Chromoting Viewer on chrome://plugins/ ...
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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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Exit program with all its processes

I'm using chromium browser on Ubuntu OS. When I press the exit button many processes appear still running. Does anyone know how I can stop this browser completely with all its processes when I press ...
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Is using PepperFlash plugin unsafe because it isnt open source?

I'd rather use the newest version, and (starting from Chromium 35, I believe) you can only use Pepper Flash. BUT I'd rather avoid closed source software as that implies a security risk if the code ...
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How do I install Adobe Flash for use with the Chromium browser (pepperflash)?

I am running Ubuntu 13.10 and would like to use Adobe flash in Chromium (or Chrome). How can I do this? If not possible, what linux software is available that will work with flash files?