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

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I want Pidgin links opened in Chromium not in Firefox

When I attempt to open a link in Pidgin it opens the link with Firefox. I prefer Chromium. I have Chromium set as the default application in the System Settings folder, but Firefox still opens the ...
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I need Flash Player 11.3.0 or higher [duplicate]

I need to take some online tests for school. This website tells me I need Flash Player 11.3.0 or higher. As far as I can see that is not yet avaible for Linux. I use Ubuntu 12.04 LTS and Chromium. Is ...
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Chromium is having difficulties in showing some web pages

I'm experiencing some problems using Chromium on Ubuntu : while Firefox works perfectly, Chromium will... Behave strangely, not being able to use the features provided by some websites like Facebook, ...
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is it true that Chromium uses more cpu than firefox? [closed]

Hi I was a firefox user but I switched to Chromium a while ago and I feel like Chrome uses uses more cpu browsing the web than firefox... I have this psensor app installed on my ubuntu 12.10 which I ...
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chromium web app integration notifications not working?

Ubuntu 13.04, Chromium 28, unity-chromium-extension 2.4.7. I was able to add Google plus and Gmail as short-cuts it seems. But when I set an email as read only I do not get a notification popup, nor ...
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Flash video appears malformed. How do I fix this? [duplicate]

I wiped my computer a while ago and I re installed a new version of Ubuntu, I believe I was on 11.10 now 12.04. Downloaded the Flash player as usual from the Software Center. This is what I get ...
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GPU accelerated Chromium

I'm running a fresh install of Xubuntu 12.04 and I'd like to know how can I activate my nVidia card's GPU acceleration inside the latest stable Chromium. I wanted to play an MP4 file without the CPU ...
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Chromium bookmarks gone

All of a sudden, my desktop bookmarks have disappeared. All my history, settings, cookies and other data are still there. I can only access "mobile bookmarks" and newly made bookmarks on my desktop ...
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I have 5 camera, 5 microphone connected to Ubuntu, how can i tell chromium browser or google browser to have one default?

I have many camera and microphone source connected to ubuntu usb. But out of them 1 is only to be used for default case chrome/firefox/skype etc. How can i tell Chrome browser via command line or ...
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Gnome Shell, Top left corner and Chromium Browser tabs

Am running Gnome 3.8 on 13.04. When I run Chrome or Chromium with its windows maximized (and the GTK+ theme option) and using the Chrome/Chromium option "use system title bar and borders" deselected, ...
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Chromium and Empathy don't like eachother

Basically what happens is that I logged into my google account with the online accounts thing in Ubuntu 13.04, and so if I first open Chromium and then open Empathy, Empathy will give me an error ...
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Chromium does not sync bookmarks or extensions

I've installed a fresh 12.4 but i can't seem to sync my bookmarks or extensions when i log-in chromium. Then i tried installing chrome and same thing happened. I have searched it on google but can't ...
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Live booted Lubuntu on 512 MB of ram on Dell Inspiron 6000, Chromium always crashes when trying to go to a webpage

Here is the error message... Either Chrome ran out of memory or the process for the webpage was terminated for some other reason. To contine, reload or go to another page. It keeps happening and I ...
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Chromium: “Running without the SUID sandbox!” error

I've downloaded and unpacked a fresh copy of Chromium (Linux_x64), and when I try to run the chrome binary, this happens: [23986:23986:0806/143027:FATAL:browser_main_loop.cc(148)] Running without the ...
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Change GUI/Menu's language to Chromium on Ubuntu 12.04

I'd like to change chromium language from English to Italian on an Ubuntu 12.04 based on English locale. Thanks for helping
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Removing earlier versions of installed package?

apt-cache show firefox | grep Version and apt-cache show chromium-browser | grep Version in terminal is showing this output: I guess, I've four versions of firefox and two versions of ...
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After installing Netflix app, web browsers have changed font and styling

I installed the Netflix app by following the instructions on OMG Ubuntu: http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2012/11/how-to-use-netflix-on-ubuntu Now however, my web browsers have changed their style settings ...
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How to place window controls in chromium/chrome to the left side?

Anyone knows how to do it? It doesn't inherits openbox's settings so i tried advices, related to other unity/gnome (maybe chrom* inherits it): $ gconftool-2 --get /apps/metacity/general/button_layout ...
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Why my Google Chrome extensions stopped working?

I just installed Ubunt 13.04 on my PC and everything seems to be working great. The only thing is that Google Chrome's (not Chromiun) extensions just stopped working. All the icons were replaced by a ...
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Unmet dependencies: install-build-dep.sh “Chromium prerequisites installation” [duplicate]

I'm trying to install the Chromium prerequisites by running the install-build-dep.sh script. Every time I try to run it I get this output: ***r@***r:~/Desktop$ sudo ./install-build-deps.sh ...
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Chromium is corrupted after creating a desktop shortcut

I wanted to create the shortcut to a website on my desktop, so I dragged a bookmark from the bookmark bar of Chromium to the desktop. A file called <name> in the desktop containing the following ...
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Chromium Prediction service not working in ubuntu 12.04?

Chromium omnibar doesn't show prediction whenever i type something. I checked the settings, prediction service is checked there.
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Why isn't Instant working on Chromium?

I installed Chromium from the repository after doing a fresh install of 13.04. Instant is enabled in Settings and I didn't change the default search engine. However, I'm not getting Instant search ...
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Is it possible to download streamming videos off Chromium? [duplicate]

I like to download online streaming videos off Chromium. Firefox can do this, but Chromium can't. Any help?
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How to Provide Unity Desktop Integration Features to Site on Chromium

I have installed firefox and chromium browser, both are working well, but i am constantly using chromium, still it's not supported to Unity Desktop Integration, default firefox having unity ...
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Chromium page search bar?

I was reading a webpage and hit some unknown buttons on my keyboard and a search bar popped up in the top right hand corner of the browser under the tool bar and any thing you type in the bar is ...
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How to get rid of this nonsense pop-up appearing in Ubuntu while using Chromium browser?

I am using Ubuntu in a public location where dozens of users come and visit a site and then go, so for each customer it opens google.com and when they are done, it restarts Chromium by killing it ...
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Unity WebApps installation Failure for Chromium

I am running Kubuntu 13.04 on an HP Pavillion Elite HPE 240f with a 64 bit AMD64 processor. It is a dual-boot configuration with Windows 8.1 Preview. I use Chromium as my default browser in Linux. On ...
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Setting Screen Size on Chrome Kiosk

I'm trying to make a kiosk machine working with Ubuntu(13.04) and i'm done some parts.Chrome is openning on kiosk mode but i don't know how i set the chrome with my screensize.
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How to install latest version of chromium via ppa repository [duplicate]

I want to install latest version of chromium in my Ubuntu desktop 12.04. Please guide me How to install latest version of chromium via ppa repository.
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Chromium Web Apps will not install after I am prompted. Unity extension is installed

Chromium Web Apps will not install even after I am prompted. The unity extension is installed. This is a fresh Ubuntu 13.04 64 bit install and the system was updated directly after the installation. ...
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Kubuntu 13.04 live CD: Recong dosn't work, programs do not install

I want to try Kubuntu from live cd. Problems I encounter: Recong browser doesn't work. See the crash message at the bottom (*). When I try to install either Chromium or Firefox with Kubuntu's upload ...
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Adobe flash plugin

I recently installed Lubuntu 12.04 on a USB stick. It runs very good. The problem is that I can't make Adobe flash player work. I use Chromium as default browser and every time when i enter a youtube ...
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problem while installing chromium browser [duplicate]

I am try to install Chromium browser through terminal but the following error is given. Please can you suggest a way around this problem.???? chromium-codecs-ffmpeg chromium-browser ...
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Youtube/online videos lag with FF/Chromium HTML5/Flash after upgrading to 13.04

Running Lubuntu 13.04-64 and I can't seem to be able to watch HD videos in a browser anymore after upgrading to 13.04 from 12.10. Tried FF and Chromium. HTML5 and Flash. I have a dualcore atom ...
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How do I install the latest version of Chromium in Ubuntu 13.10? [duplicate]

Previously this same question was asked, however all of the answers are wrong -- including the chosen one. So, let's try it again. (I've specified the Ubuntu version number at the top to indicate the ...
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How to force font change on Chrome (Chromium) on certain websites (viz. Facebook)

Since I started using Google Chrome (and Chromium) on Ubuntu, I had this bad feeling about changing Facebook font (or FORCING the font change in Settings on certain websites that have their own CSS). ...
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Can't Click on the Tabs in Chromium or Chrome When Maximized in Gnome Shell

I am using Chromium (and sometimes Chrome) on 13.04 w/Gnome shell 3.8 with the inbuilt GTK= theme option. In this mode the browser has no title bar. When in this mode, I'm not able to select a tab ...
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13.04 WebApps Not Working

Just installed Chromium and unity-chromium-extension. Now after a reboot, I get the option from GMail to install the WebApp. I accept, however from then on nothing happens - a search for GMail in the ...
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Chromium Web Browser not doing JavaScript Events Properly

Chromium Web Browser was running just fine until Today. It is not handling JavaScript events properly. For example, YouTube videos are not loading, which is really bad because I need this. I tried ...
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Unity Webapp not working with Chromium (13.04)

I usually use the Unity Webapps integration with Chromium, but today after an fresh Ubuntu intallation the webapps doesn't work. What can I do to make an log of it or something like that to find out? ...
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Newer versions of chromium? [duplicate]

I've been wondering why the ubuntu's version of chromium is still on 25 -- from lucid up until raring -- while the current stable version is 28. The only reason I use chromium is to use the web apps ...
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How to re-enable Unity WebApps in Ubuntu 13.04?

Back in previous versions of Ubuntu I've removed Unity WebApps packages. Now I want to reinstall them. I use Chromium, installed unity-chromium-extension package. Also reset default dconf settings ...
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How to set up a own Chromium sync server on Ubuntu? (maybe also raspian)

I'm trying to set up a sync server (https://code.google.com/p/chromium/issues/detail?id=181429) for Chromium/Chrome on Ubuntu, but i'm totally failed. I've downloaded this folder ...
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Can someone explain why Chromium is difficult to build for Ubuntu?

I hope this question is not regarded as a duplicate of Does someone know why the Chromium daily package isn't build anymore? because that question relates to daily builds and not to "stable" Chromium ...
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Cannot use Flash in Chromium

I need to use YouTube. I have Flash enabled in Chromium's settings, but it always says "could not load shockwave". I am running Lubuntu 13.04
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Problem with chromium after upgrade to 13.04

Chromium problem This is my Chromium problem after update to 13.04 from 12.10, all became red...Anyone know what is the problem? Also I'm missing some icons like Guake tray icon,search icon in ...
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Google Chrome browser, how to permanently disable this disturbing toolbar?

In my Ubuntu Google Chrome browser, often showing a disturbing toolbar, i am running it in command line kiosk mode. How can i via command line mention never to show such toolbars? (after pressing X ...
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HUD not working with evolution or chromium

I want to use HUD with the evolution mail client or the chromium browser. But when I press the Alt-Button no commands are available. HUD is working with other programs but not with evolution or ...
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Chromium browser not loading youtube video [duplicate]

I am using Ubuntu and have chromium installed in it. For every video on you tube it is giving me an error that the video is not available. I had installed flash player too but it is not working. I ...