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

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Really?! Installing Java in web browsers is a pain! [duplicate]

I have to install Java in my browser (which I never needed in the last two years, since I'm running this installation of Ubuntu). I'm trying Firefox and Chromium... Anything that works will be OK. ...
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What do I do when extensive SWAP access makes system dead

Memory is getting low and heavy SWAP access makes my system responding very slowly at first, but if I don't react by freeing a lot of memory, the system becomes like almost completely dead. Now I have ...
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Chromium can't clear browsing data

When I attempt to "Clear browsing data" in chromium I see the following in a terminal. [...] RemoveFilesRecursively: unlink dir: Directory not empty RemoveFilesRecursively: unlink dir: Directory ...
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No notification sound of google talk on ubuntu 12.04

everyone. I am using Ubuntu 12.04 and chromium. The problem I am facing is that there is no sound notifications of the incoming message. After doing some search on internet, I found that may be this ...
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Chromium browser scrolling slow

I just switched from Win7 to Ubuntu (no dual boot) and one thing I kinda ''miss'' is that I can change the scrolling speed... but I like the scrollspeed in the system itself but don't in chromium ...
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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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How do I make all links open in Chromium or Chrome's incognito mode?

How do I configure Ubuntu or Xubuntu such that when I click on a link, Chromium/Chrome opens in "Incognito mode"?
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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 install/upgrade Chromium offline?

I am running Ubuntu 12.04.2 LTS, in which I also use Chromium browser. Now, I always install/upgrade files on Ubuntu in offline mode. Though, I never had any problem with any application ever, I never ...
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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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Ubuntu 13.10: Bad application startup drawing (e.g., chromium)

I have always noticed a small graphical performance issue in my ten years experience with GNU/Linux. The problem is related to how applications are drawn when started. Typically, on my machine, when ...
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Chromecast - tab casting problem

Just got Chromecast and it is set up, working successfully for YouTube and all the other "optimized" best supported stuff. But not the tab cast. When I attempt to use it I get the message Lost ...
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Google Hangouts plugin is not working as I want in Chromium

Am I the only one experiencing problems with the Google Hangouts plugin? I did some changes so that I see the Hangouts icon in the topbar. But it happens once and a while that I cant open the window. ...
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Chromium Kiosk ALMOST done

I have a 12.04 system here with a chromium kiosk. I have it auto logging in and auto starting chromium kiosk mode and incognito to the proper web page. Only this is that we dont want people to be able ...
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Tweetdeck webapp for Firefox

Twitter bought Tweetdeck. Using Firefox or Chromium, after entering the website http://web.tweetdeck.com/ displays a notification to install Unity interface integration. Unfortunately this does not ...
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Webpage doesn't render in ubuntu (tried firefox/chromium/browser) but works in windows

For some reason, I can't view the following webpage: http://areweb.berkeley.edu/courses/EEP118/current/problemsets/ I asked a windows-using friend, and it works for them. When I try it, I get the ...
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Chromium hacked?

I have xubuntu 12.04 with chromium 31.0.1650.63 installed. Occasionally, I will hear a very short audio ad come from my speakers. This will happen only when Chromium is open, but it will happen when ...
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This video is currently unavailable - Youtube

I'm having problems with playing some Youtube videos but not all of them. I have tried using the html5 Youtube player according to this answer but that didn't work and I have issued following ...
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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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Rendering problem on multiple browsers

Toshiba Satellite P870 (has multiple compatibility issues already, including touchpad not working and no control for keyboard backlight. I believe many of the problems may have to do with the bios, ...
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gksu is not availabe in ubuntu 13.10

I have recently downloaded Ubuntu 13.10 from its site and updated it. I was going to install peperflash in chromium browser but it asks for gksu. I have run sudo apt-get install gksu but it says ...
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Touchscreen behavior different

I have a Dell Inspiron touchscreen laptop with Windows 8.1. I have installed Ubuntu 13.10 as dual boot option. I normally use touch to scroll while browsing in Windows. But in Ubuntu when I use touch, ...
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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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Set XDG Cache for Chromium

I want to use the XDG standard to export Chromium's cache to /tmp/chromium, which I've mounted in RAM. I'll do this with a script in /etc/profile.d. But the contents of the file I don't know. If I ...
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Single click on Chromium browser address bar doesn't “select all” [closed]

Found the setting for Firefox browser in below link but not for Chromium browser. Why doesn't Chrome or Firefox auto-highlight the address bar? Please advise if you know solution. This is on ...
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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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Facebook crashed then Chromium wont start?

i can't start Chromium anymore try to write this at terminal chromium-browser and i had got error /usr/lib/chromium-browser/chromium-browser: symbol lookup error: ...
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How to autostart programs (Chrome, LibreOffice) with a system, but in background as a service?

I guess I cannot do that with every program, but I expect that Chrome and LibreOffice can be "preloded" when system starts. How to do that? I have checked in Chrome settings Google Cloud Print and ...
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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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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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Is Google chrome and chromium are different browser [duplicate]

I have Ubuntu 12 in my PC. During installation of useful software, I was looking for browser except Firefox(which is by default browser). Through Ubuntu Software manager, I got Chromium and installed ...
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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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Help with Chromium Extension

In Opera I use some scripts to change the style of webpages to improve readability after they have loaded. How can I implement these scripts in Chromium using an extension, or can I make a extension ...
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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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How to close the mouth of chromium for asking gnome-keyring password? [duplicate]

I use Ubuntu 13.10. I don't like to put my password at each time. How to attain the logging without password entry ?
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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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Installing OSes on Extended Partition

I've been trying to triple boot my laptop with a single HDD. An Ubuntu+Windows+Chromium OS is what I want. Now, I think my problem is a bit deep and tricky, but I'd really like you guys to help me in ...
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Adobe Flash disabled in Chromium after update. How to fix this?

Flash was working fine in Chromium. Then I got a notification there was an update for Chromium. After upgrading Flash stops working in Chromium. It seems for some reason it was disabled: ...
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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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Can't connect to Facebook on 13.10

For a few days I haven't been able to connect to Facebook. this is not a browser specific problem because if I ping www.facebook.com i get: PING star.c10r.facebook.com (31.13.84.8) 56(84) bytes of ...
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I cannot gain access to my atitesting.com account

The website states my browser is not supported. The system has detected that your browser/OS combination (/Firefox 25.0) may not be supported. You will need Internet Explorer (at least version 6) ...
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How to update flash in Chromium?

I thought Linux wasn't getting any new updates from Adobe? but i started to get this message a few days ago on youtube and other flash sites: When trying to install the update I get to a page which ...
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Multiple and selected attribute not displaying in browsers

I've been watching HTML5 tutorial videos by a guy named Bob Tabor and have come across a little problem I just can't find an answer for, so I'm sorry if I'm asking the wrong people. I can't figure out ...
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chromium-browser version 28 for Ubuntu 12.04

recently chromium-browser package in Ubuntu 12.04 was updated to version 30.0.1599.114 for my installation. Before that update I had version 28.0.1500.52 installed on my system. Together with this ...
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Browser freezes (Chromium and Firefox) [closed]

Somtimes my browser just freezes. Already happened in Chromium and Firefox. It keeps working, since I can click on any link or use any keyboard shorcut and it opens new tabs and etc., but I can't see ...