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Blank Menubar in Google Chrome for 14.04

Just did a clean 32-bit install of 14.04. Downloaded the 32-bit .deb of Google Chrome, and installed in the Ubuntu Software Center. There's no menubar for Google Chrome now. Was working fine in ...
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Multiple chromium icons in launcher of 14.04 LTS

I installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS a few weeks before the official release and set up multiple google chromium profiles. Using "StartupWMClass", I managed to get each profile to have a separate version of ...
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HDMI Audio crackling only in Google Chrome

I just installed Ubuntu 14.04 64bit and it's awesome. I use an HDMI cable: video and audio work flawlessly, except on Chrome 64bit (not chromium). Unfortunately, the audio crackles a lot. This happens ...
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Cant associate magnet links

Chromium browser opens Firefox instead of handling magnet 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 ran : "xdg-mime ...
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broken gnome-keyring file and google-chrome hangs

After few weeks of uptime yesterday i rebooted my laptop. After that - i discovered that there is no password in gnome-keyring. gnome-keyring segfault and didn't work. I restored ...
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Error with Chrome after updating to Ubuntu 14.04

I received the Ubuntu 14.04 upgrade today. I use the chrome browser and after updating, Chrome gives me this error message on pages with video: Error loading player: No playable sources found I ...
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How to change default telnet handler to putty

I would like to change the default telnet handler in Chrome to Putty. I'm running Ubuntu 13.10. I installed VMWware, running some dynamips on 192.168.xxx.xxx port 5001 to 5050. I have to open this ...
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'Open Sans' rendering differently on Chrome vs. other operating systems

After upgrading to 14.04, any use of the 'Open Sans' on web pages renders in Chrome using a very 'thin' (maybe the 300 weight?) version of the font which is almost unreadable on Ubuntu - however, ...
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Google Chrome Manage Certificates

I go to google settings->certificate manager->your certificates tab and it says: You have certificates from these organizations that identify you: myemailaddress.gmail.com, obviously not my real email ...
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Oneconf eating up memory while in chrome

I know this may be a duplicate, but I am unsure what I can do to improve oneconf performance. When I look at the dependencies in Synaptic, it shows ubuntu desktop, and software center as being ...
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dpkg google-chrome corrupt invalid status

I can't get this to resolve itself, can I get some help? Setting up google-chrome-stable (34.0.1847.116-1) ... update-alternatives: error: /var/lib/dpkg/alternatives/google-chrome corrupt: invalid ...
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Chrome and Bugzilla issues 14.04 beta 2 [on hold]

Has anyone here seen Chrome default certain attributes in bugzilla 3.0? I'm having issues with it, even when cookies and caches are cleared out. I'm working with my IT to see if it's bugzilla or ...
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How to display Google Chrome menu in Unity global menu [on hold]

Is there a way to display the Google Chrome menu in the Unity global menu? For example, Firefox can do it through firefox-globalmenu. Is there a package google-chrome-globalmenu? I'm using ubuntu ...
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System Tray icons not showing [on hold]

After installing a fresh 14.04 install and then installing google-chrome-unstable (Version 36.0.1933.0 dev aura) from the google repository, neither the google chrome icon nor the 'Google Now' ...
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Ubuntu 13.10 kiosk mode with custom session not working

I've installed Ubuntu 13.10 and I'm trying to enter kiosk mode in chromium right on boot, but nothing is working. I've been using this method ...
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Why does jkmwpkl.gov.my only look like it should on Chrome for Windows? [migrated]

Go to jkmwpkl.gov.my on Chrome for Ubuntu 13.10 Note that the page does not display correctly Go to jkmwpkl.gov.my on Chrome for Windows 7 Note that it DOES display correctly. So why the ...
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Google Chrome on Ubuntu 12.04 Freezes My Laptop

When I install google chrome on my ubuntu 12.04 and start working in chrome, my computer freezes. I can't move my mouse or do anything, so I must force shut down and hold the power button on my ...
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Can't Open A Specific Website. Can Open With A Proxy. wget stucks on “HTTP request sent, awaiting response…”

Ok, I'm having a very weird problem. I've searched through google and ubuntu forums but it seems that this problem, if faced, is unsolvable. However, I'm very hopeful that I'll get a solution here. ...
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Youtube occasionally giving black screen

I know that there were many questions about youtube giving blackscreen, but I went through a lot of them on none was my problem. I am using Chrome 32bit, basically, youtube sometimes stops working for ...
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Web video's not working

Hello i am using ubuntu for a while now. And i installed it on my mums 10 year old PC (as replacement for XP). And I simply don't get videoplayback in chrome/firefox working. What i tried for so ...
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Ubuntu - Chrome OS look

Is it possible to somehow apply the look of chrome os on ubuntu? I need exactly the same look :D
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Java won't run properly in Chrome - IcedTea

I installed OpenJDK 1.6 and 1.7 to my system, and IcedTea for Chrome. When I go to the JRE detect page, after the IcedTea screen, a grey box appears. I tried every way I could find in the internet, I ...
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What process of Google Chrome to kill to close window from terminal?

Google Chrome usually has 8 to 9 processes running, even though only one window is open. Which one of these processes do I kill to safely close the Google Chrome window? Here is my ps -Af | grep ...
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Log back into Chrubuntu

I turned my samsung chromebook off. When I turned it back on it went to chrome OS, which is okay. But I normallyswitch back into chrubuntu using the command "ctrl+alt+shift+F1" But it no longer ...
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issue regarding chrome remote desktop in 12.04 LTS

I am using internet through proxy server.I want to insatll app chrome remote Desktop on my Computer but error "An Unexpected error occurred.Please report this problem to the ...
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Ubuntu 13.10 software center pretending to install

I'm rather new to Ubuntu, but I'm not afraid of the command line. I have a fresh install of Ubuntu 13.10, and when I tried to install chrome or skype the software centre goes through all the motions ...
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Streaming from ustream.tv does not work with Chrome or Chromium

I am trying to watch streams from ustream.tv and I am not seeing any picture when I try to use Chrome or Chromium. FireFox works. Is this a know problem? Is Chrome and Chromium fixable?
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Chrome caused Gimp to stop working

After installing Google Chrome on my HP laptop* running Ubuntu 13.10 I noticed that Gimp would no longer open. I tried uninstalling and reinstalling. I purged and reinstalled but at this point ...
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Google Chrome hard disk excessive activity / System freezes [on hold]

I've recently installed Gooogle Chrome on Ubuntu 12.04 LST 32-bit. First couple of days Chrome worked like a charm. Extremely fast, much more faster than Firefox. But then step-by-step it start ...
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Google Chrome Installation

How do I install Google Chrome on my Ubuntu 13.10 easily? I had downloaded the file called google-chrome-stable_current_i386.deb from google downloads but it doesnot install using Ubuntu Software ...
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how to restore Session Buddy for Chrom* sessions?

The extension has saved lost of very important browsing sessions. Can I just copy the extension from some folder and paste it into appriopraite folder when needed? If so where is the folder?
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Always start google chrome in full screen [duplicate]

Does anyone know a way to make chrome always start in full screen? (normally it's when you press the button to the top right, you'd find a "full screen button" in the zoom option). Not f11 full ...
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Google Chrome vanished from applications launcher

I just installed Ubuntu yesterday, after using Windows exclusively since 1995. Today I downloaded Google Chrome because that's my favorite web browser. I followed the directions at How to launch a ...
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Chrome extension doesn't work on Ubuntu. Dictionary.com

I had this extension when I was using chrome on windows. When I switched to Ubuntu all extensions and apps synced automatically except this one. When I opened the chrome web store and went to this ...
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Ubuntu update removed Spotiy, Google Chrome, Dropbox and Mullvad

Yesterday I dowloaded an update to 12.04 LT and today I discovered it removed Spotify, Google Chrome, Dropbox and Mullvad. Any easy way to get them back? I don`t want to spend more time on ...
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Chromium message : google api keys are missing and cannot sign in to chromium

I installed Chromium on my Ubuntu 12.04 using sudo add-apt-repository ppa:saiarcot895/chromium-dev sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install chromium-browser Now whenever I run it I get the message ...
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12.04 recognises dual monitors but one screen has a black overlay in the way of everything but the mouse cursor

This has worked fine up until today. The first screen works absolutely fine. The second screen however, is seen by the OS, is visible in the display settings and works absolutely fine in mirror mode. ...
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Java Web Start not detected

I'm trying to get Oracle Java Web start running on google chrome. I followed THIS tutorial and I still can't get it working. I checked my plugins on both Chrome and Firefox and java doesn't appear in ...
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Google-chrome Unity launcher with dpkg-divert [closed]

When I login as root, I cannot run Google-Chrome, because it has a built-in root-user check. I can run Google-Chrome by adding --user-data-dir /root/.config/google-chrome/ to the start script in ...
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Adblock not working in Chrome, recently upgrade to Ubuntu 13.10

Adblock is not blocking ads on youtube. If I move to another tab, the youtube screen goes black and I have to reload the page. I don't know if this is an issue with 13.10, but this just started ...
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Unable to browse internet ssl error

I have Ubuntu 13.10 installed. I have Chrome and Firefox installed, but today I'm getting message SSL Error in Chrome : unable to connect to any web pages. In Firefox there is also some these type ...
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Unbut 12.04 - Problem with Chrome & Chromium since last update

Two days ago, Update Manager said there were several pending updates. Which I didn't check (my bad) and just went for it. Left it updating all night. Next day after rebooting, Gnome Desktop wouldn't ...
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can't watch flash content in lubuntu

i can't watch flash content in firefox. can someone please help me? I am sorry if this has already been addressed, but i have visited numerous forum posts and tried several different things. My ...
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Allowing cookies with Google Chrome is not working

I am trying to access MLB GameDay Audio. When trying to click on that site, I keep getting the popup box to set my browser to accept cookies. I used the Help feature with Google Chrome and cookies ...
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not able to install google chrome

i have tried all the answers on this site but it doesnt help nothing works and it gives this following error: Unpacking google-chrome-stable:i386 (from .../google-chrome-stable_current_i386.deb) ...
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Ubuntu, both 12.04.4 and 13.10 w/ kernel 3.10, crashes when launching chrome and chromium browsers

I'm in Ubuntu 12.04.4 with latest kernel. When I open Chrome stable, Chrome beta (ver. 34.x) and Chromium, suddenly my screen going black and Ubuntu kicks me back to the Ubuntu login. This also ...
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Firefox renders wrong colors

I've got the following problem: I'm developing an website, so while I was testing around I've noticed that firefox and chromium display an css bar in different colors. When I switched between several ...
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Java applet with object - chrome

i instaled java 7 update 51 from official java.com i explicitly need this version because netbanking cannot work with older versions when i use it under firefox everything is ok but under chrome ...
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Chrome is has “Pandora One” description in Launcher and Dash in Ubuntu 13.10

I am running 64-bit 13.10 and google-chrome-stable with Firefox as my default browser. I have installed Pandora One Unity Web App. Whether accessing Chrome from Launcher or Dash, it has a ...
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“Open Containing Folder” In Firefox & Chrome Doesn't Highlight The File In Nautilus

I won't say I am new to Ubuntu, but I have been on and off for several years -- although I find myself on Ubuntu more than on Windows nowadays I still consider myself a newbie. I am currently using ...