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Java plugin for Chrome

I have read the following: Installing Chrome Java Plugin Java plugins are not detected after upgrading and finally: https://productforums.google.com/forum/#!topic/chrome/FnQ4zb3VPbQ Which states ...
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m17n input not recognized by chrome

I am having a problem with a m17n input, m17n:wijesekera to be exact. The input is recognized by all applications except google-chrome There is a small issue starting google-chrome on my workstation ...
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Some letters in some languages are not displayed correctly in xfce in Google Chrome's tabs and omnibar

Google chrome's tabs cannot display some letters of some languages. This screenshot takes Arabic as an example. The page itself has no problems at all. The tabs, however, cannot display the ...
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Chrome bookmarks on Unity

I've tried lots of things to delete one bookmark from Unity but I can't do it. It's annoying because when I open Chrome, this "Application" replaces my Chrome. I don't know how to delete this. Please ...
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How do I display google chrome's menus in xubuntu? I can't find them

I can't file the "File Edit View..." menus in google chrome in xfce (xubuntu)! How do I display them or where are they? ...I'm surprised I'm asking such a question XD
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How can I hide Chrome apps from the Unity Dash?

It annoys me that Chrome dumps all the Chrome apps that are installed into the Unity dash (note: I mean APPS, not the shortcuts you can install). I have tried to use Alacarte to hide the Chrome Apps ...
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How to update Java and Adobe Flash on Ubuntu 14.04? [closed]

So whenever I try to use a site where I need Adobe Flash or Java it tells me to update to latest version or try to install Chrome it does not let me. With Chrome it says selecting previously ...
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Force Chrome/Chromium to use Adwaita Dark theme

Is there a way to force Chrome/Chromium to use Adwaita Dark theme? Using Ubuntu Gnome 14.04. I've managed to force Qt and every other apps to use Dark theme (by changing gtk-css), but I can't figure ...
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Fake UserTrust.com Certificates in Chrome?

I was trying to install a SSL certificate, when I digged into Chrome Settings and looked at the installed ones (servers tab). Those are marked as Not Safe, and they are related to mail.google.com, ...
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Compose not functioning in Chrome 35+

Since ver. 35 of Google Chrome web-browser Compose key (right Ctrl in my case) doesn't function at all. Works perfectly well in other apps. For now I downgrade my Chrome to ver. 34 and Compose works ...
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Unity Lens Google Chrome Icon Will Not Go Away

I was watching a youtube video, and quit chrome. For some reason, chrome saved itself as the youtube video name as in instead of Google Chrome, it is saved on the unity lens as "Three Main reasons War ...
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How can I play asx files from chrome?

Is it possible to play asx files from Google Chrome on Ubuntu 14.04? I am trying to play this station, but without any success. Instead of streaming the station, an asx file is downloaded. However, ...
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Chrome browser problem in xubuntu 14.04

I installed Xubuntu 14.04 and when i downloaded and installed google chrome after updating database chrome gets fonts like this:
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My Unity is crashing on Ubuntu 14.04

I updated a week ago to Ubuntu 14.04 and a few days ago Unity started crashing. The launcher and the panel won't even react visually. The installation is almost vanilla. The only modifications ...
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Unable to play FIFA videos, StarSports Videos on Firefox 30 (Ubuntu 14.04 64 bit)

I am using FF 30 on Ubuntu 14.04. I installed flash and youtube is working fine. However some videos from some sites aren't playing - Foot ball videos (FIFA) and Cricket videos (Starsports) etc. Just ...
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Sound lost in Chrome (and only Chrome)

I suddenly lost sound in Ubuntu Chrome (no more YouTube, or Spotify, or SoundCloud sound or any other in Chrome). All other apps such as Firefox or VLC work fine. There are a bunch of nice tips at ...
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How to fix: running Skype (or other apps) effects Chrome GPU process crash?

I've read over the net that this is a common issue, however not necessarily connected to Skype or AMD. The issue being Chrome GPU process crash = slower net browsing. chrome://gpu Log Messages ...
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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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How do I write accents & foreign characters within Chrome?

I'm using Google Chrome as my default browser in Ubuntu 14.04. Everything was working fine but after a Chrome update I stoped being able to write accents with my keyboard - for example I'm unable to ...
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Problem installing google chrome

I went to the google chrome website and downloaded the 64 bit .deb package from the site, after it downloads and opens the software center, when I click the install button it starts to install then it ...
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Ace Stream P2p Multimedia Plug-in Missing in chrome://plugins

Ace Stream P2P Multimedia Plug-in Missing in chrome://plugins Screenshot: http://i.imgur.com/84Qk1Bh.png I have installed sudo apt-get install acestream-full I did everything like here: ...
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Chrome Remote Desktop (beta)

Chrome just launched the Chrome Remote Desktop (beta) for linux. The instructions are provided here: https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/1649523?hl=en I don't understand this part: Find the ...
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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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Can not reach bitbucket.org from browser

I can not load bitbucket.org in the browser(both FF and chrome).When i ping i get the right answer: PING bitbucket.org (131.103.20.167) 56(84) bytes of data. 64 bytes from 131.103.20.167: icmp_seq=1 ...
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Chrome youtube videos logging me out

Pretty much a Ubuntu novice, currently running 64-bit AMD Ubuntu 12.04 with Cinnamon 2.0.14 Over the past couple months I've been getting logged out while viewing videos, typically youtube. Seems ...
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Can I put two chrome (different users) on my launcher?

I think this is a simple question. On Windows, Google Chrome has the option to create shortcut on desktop for each chrome user. For example, I have my personal Google Account and I also have my ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 and google Chrome with touchscreen, no left click

I am using the Latest version of chrome with 64bit 14.04 running on my Sony Vaio Tab Duo 11. I am trying to use the touchscreen and everything looks great, scrolling is very nice, i can swipe to go ...
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Google crome not install

When i install google crome I am getting this error. Help me I have run this command in tem directory wget https://dl.google.com/linux/direct/google-chrome-stable_current_amd64.deb after that i ...
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Report this bug against the package 'update-manager' with the following error message [duplicate]

E: Encountered a section with no Package: header E: Problem with Mergelist/var/Lib/apt/Lists/dl.google.com_linux_chrome_deb_dists_stable_main_binary-i386_Packages E: The package lists or status file ...
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No sound in Chrome when playing YouTube videos and mp3s under Ubuntu 14.04 [closed]

Using Google Chrome, YouTube videos load but there is no sound. Playing mp3s in the browser also don't have sound. Outside of Chrome, sounds works as expected. I've tried removing and reinstalling ...
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Chrome won't recognize java but firefox recognizes it [duplicate]

I am running an HP Pavilion dm4-12la with Ubuntu 14.04 LTS 64-bit. I have installed successfully Java into Firefox, but for some reason in Chrome it doesn't work. I have tried all of this: ...
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Memory consumption of Chrome in Ubuntu constantly increases [closed]

I have laptop with 8Gb of memory. If I start Ubuntu 14.04 freshly and open Chrome with ~20 tabs (that's my regular usage) and Skype it consumes around 2.3Gb of memory, which is perfect for me. Now ...
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No smooth scrolling on Chrome for Ubuntu

I did enable the #enable-smooth-scrolling flag in Chrome and rebooted both Chrome and the machine numerous times, but scrolling in Chrome is still just as jumpy. I know it's not hardware issue, as my ...
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Google Chrome not starting

I am running 14.04 with latest update 3.13.0-30-generic. After restarting post update I found that Google Chrome is not launching. I am able to launch Google-Chrome from command line but if I close ...
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google chrome suddenly started to misbehave / crash

Everything was working fine with chrome until today it started to misbehave after use of 10-15 min. i've reinstalled chrome once but that didn't helped out !!
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Ubuntu 14.04 Google Chrome Broken

I'm running Ubuntu 14.04 and Chrome seems to have broken with no way out. I was fiddling with the command line flags, and I activated something that I did not want. I disabled it and restarted the ...
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Automate Google Chrome installation on 14.04

Is there a way to completely automate Google Chrome installation on a new machine? I have the following commands working in a bash script: cd /tmp wget ...
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Chrome Browser v35 No Sound

I have chrome 35 and firefox 28 installed on my Ubuntu 14.04 OS. Unfortunately, I have no sound when viewing youtube or a website with video using chrome. With firefox I have sound. I would like to ...
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Google-Chrome would rather die than use swap

I'm running Ubuntu 14.04, and I seem to be having trouble with the swap file. I'm using System Load Indicator 0.3 to watch memory usage, and while system memory fills up, the swap file gets very, very ...
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Install VLC plugin on Chrome

I have Ubuntu 14.04 64 bit with VLC media player installed and I have also installed mozilla-plugin-vlc. I can see that vlc web plugin is installed at mozilla (about:addons)but not at ...
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Fix bad encoding in Firefox in Kubuntu 14.04

This time I have a question to which maybe some of you may find trivial (hopefully!). I'm running Firefox 30.0 in Kubuntu 14.04 (fresh install) and I'm having a weird problem, in some sites some ...
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Problems with Khan Academy

This might seem a bit out of topic, but I think it's not. While using the Khan Academy I experience extreme lag(not in the videos) while doing the exercises with Chrome, and I can't load the site at ...
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OpenGL is slowing down the system almost to a standstill, why?

I've enabled this (as said in "How To Enable WebGL In Chrome On Ubuntu?") so I can create and test a project in libgdx but whenever I compile for html and test it out on my localhost my computer laggy ...
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how do I downgrade google chrome?

Presumably after an update, google chrome has very serious problems with page rendering. I want to downgrade it. (Switching to vmlinuz.old and initrd.img.old did not help). $ apt-cache policy ...
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Remove “Chrome Apps” From Xubuntu Menu

Earlier today I installed Google Chrome only to realize that I needed to uninstall it for reasons I won't get into here, so I removed Google Chrome and got Mozilla Firefox back. Before I uninstalled ...
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Make chrome app windows be always on top

Simply put: Is there any way to make chrome app windows have the always on top button when right clicking them? I am using xubuntu 14.04, and google-chrome dev. Selecting 'use system title bar and ...
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Can't launch Google Chrome in Ubuntu 14.04

I have installed the 14.04 LTS in clean. then I use wget the chrome.deb for 64 bit from Google and dpkg -i *.deb to install the chrome in my Ubuntu 14.04,however I can't launch it and get errors as ...
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Weird launcher bar/chrome bug, hard to describe

I have Chrome locked to the launcher, but when I click it, it opens another icon on the launcher. When I hover over it, it says the name of one of my bookmarks. I've unlocked and locked to no avail. ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Desktop lost open app windows after waking up from the sleep mode

I am new to Ubuntu Desktop but have used Windows and Mac for a long time. I also have good experience with Linux. I need some help on how to recover the lost app windows. I have been quite impressed ...
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integrate chrome tab bar with ubuntu

I need your help with a customization issue please. I'm a sucker for small details and my OCD starts acting up if things aren't my way. so, I've installed the latest google chrome on ubuntu, now how ...