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

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Chromium/Chrome not working in Ubuntu 14.04

I have just installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS to my Dell Inspiron with Intel Core i7. Everything is OK except the Chromium. I completed the installation successfully from the Software Center. However when I ...
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Installing breach browser

EDIT: Just look at the accepted answer. I wasn't how it worked at the time of writing so I just guessed below. I am new to Linux so this might be a noob question. I am trying to install a new web ...
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One AMD CPU core is always at 100% load while Chrome is just displaying a blank page

Chrome and Chromium (just open a blank tab) consumes 100% of one CPU. Now I am on Firefox and it works well. (But I like Chrome) $ uname -a Linux x 3.13.0-30-generic #55-Ubuntu SMP Fri Jul 4 ...
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Remove Chromium data

After not getting any response for my question, I think I should uninstall and remove data of Chromium from Ubuntu. As uninstalling Chromium does not remove its data (like browser history, settings), ...
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How to install Flash Player Plugin in Lubuntu?

I am actually using Lubuntu, and I can't install the Abobe Flash Player Plugin with Chromium. When I download it on the Adobe Flash Player website, Lubuntu ask me (in French, sorry, I live in France) ...
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Orca not reading webpages neither in firefox or chromium in ubuntu

I am trying to learn to use Orca Screen Reader in Ubuntu 13.10, but even it seems to work on the desktop, when I enter firefox or chromium to read a website, it reads the address, says "document went ...
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A browser which allows to manually change margins while printing

What I want I have filled a online form for admission. I need to take print of it to a file, but there are certain conditions. There should be no Header or footer Page should be A4 sized. All 4 ...
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How to open Chromium in full screen kiosk mode in minimal windows manager environment (like openbox / jwm)

I am trying to set up a simple Ubuntu kiosk box (14.04), running only a Chromium in a very minimal windows manager environment. Steps I've successfully done: Login automatically: exec /bin/login -f ...
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Chromium cannot import bookmarks in other language?

I saved FF bookmarks in html then imported into Chromium, but the bookmarks I saved in other languages won't display properly. The bookmarks are still there, but the title and description (in another ...
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Chromium Inspect Element causes black screen

I am using Chromium Version 34.0.1847.116 Ubuntu 13.10 (260972). When I choose Inspect Element from Chromium, Chromium hangs for about 4 seconds and the entire screen (not just Chromium) goes black. ...
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Different behavior on reboots - Ubuntu server 14.04

I am setting up a Kiosk system using Ubuntu 14.04 server edition which will be located in various places around the state. These are going to be unattended Kiosks and I need to have them boot back up ...
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Chromium Default --audio-buffer-size=2048

In short I've done a fresh install of Ubuntu and as expected I've encountered the same audio issues I had originally. I backed up my sources for the fixes except for one: crackling sounds within ...
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Problem with Chromium

I have a problem with Ubuntu 14.04 and Google Chromium, (details: Version 34.0.1847.116 Ubuntu 14.04 aura (260972) ). Chromium was working fine up to a recent install of updates from Ubuntu and now it ...
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Can't comment on YouTube videos in Chromium

I can't comment or like comments on YouTube videos like shown here: YouTube video This only happens in Chromium and not Firefox or Google Chrome. I am running Ubuntu 14.04 64bit and Version ...
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chromium-browser --proxy-server debugging

Many places online have pointed out to configure chromium proxy via command can be achieve with the following line chromium-browser --proxy-server=[username]:[password]@[host]:[port] but I got this ...
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Pasting larger blocks of text into Chrome 35 and Chromium doesn't work on ubuntu 14.04

Ubuntu 14.04 Chrome Version: 35.0.1916.114 Chrome Beta Version: Version 36.0.1985.32 beta Chromium Version: 34.0.1847.116 Ubuntu 14.04 aura (260972) I have noticed that there seems to be a limit ...
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How to integrate aria2 or wget with google chromium?

As the title tells everything, can anyone tell me the way to integrate aria2 or wget with chromium. thanks
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Lightspark doesn't works in firefox 29.0 and Chromium 34.0.1847.116 (ubuntu 14.04)

I need your help, I'm using Ubuntu 14.04 and I've installed Lightspark (lightspark 0.7.2-3ubuntu1) as an alternative to Adobe Flash Player. But Lightspark doesn't works both with Firefox 29.0 and ...
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Problems with Chromium Web Browser

I have a Ubuntu Certified computer with Ubuntu 12.04 LTS pre-installed on it and ever since I got the computer I have had some really annoying problems with the web browser (Chromium) When ever I ...
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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 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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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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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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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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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 root

How do I run chrome as root in Ubuntu 12.04?