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Key uses weak digest algorithm

I'am getting this kind of message while updating my ubuntu 16.04 LTS: W: http://dl.google.com/linux/chrome/deb/dists/stable/Release.gpg: Signature by key 4CCA1EAF950CEE4AB83976DCA040830F7FAC5991 uses ...
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HBONOW on Ubuntu 16.04LTS

I am trying to watch HBONow on Ubuntu 16.04LTS on Chrome browser. It is showing the certification video (i.e. PG-13, TV-MA) and then when it tries to load content it's never shows up. My windows ...
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Chrome WebGL crashing on Ubuntu 16.04

I recently upgraded from Linux Mint 17.3 MATE (Ubuntu 14.04) to Ubuntu 16.04. Before upgrading, WebGL was working correctly in Chrome. Pages with simple WebGL, like get.webgl.org still work, but now ...
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I'm having a hard time installing Google Chrome on 16.04 LTS, please help?

I downloaded 64 bit version of google chrome from their website and tried to install it and this is what i get every time. when i try to install libappindicator1 it says that is depends on ...
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Google Chrome not on Ubuntu Software Center [duplicate]

Any idea when would the Ubuntu Software store will have Google Chrome available to install?
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15.10 umount crashes chrome every time

I have no clue why this happens but it seems to only happen when I run a script that umounts an image. Literally immediately after running this script chrome shuts down and I have to reboot to open ...
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Remove “title bar” at top of chrome

I feel one of the biggest improvements with Chrome on Windows is moving the tabs all the way to the top to the screen (so the mouse can just go all the way up, then click). I went with the kubuntu ...
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Merge Chromium and Chrome cache dirs

As the title says, is it possible to point both Chrome and Chromium cache directories to the same directory? I mean, is it a simple link between the two directories enough or it will raise problems?
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How to change CJK fallback font?

I recently upgraded to Ubuntu 16.04 LTS from 14.04 LTS. All worked pretty fine except for an issue on Chinese fonts which I've been unable to resolve. While the font is mostly OK in system ...
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2321247 did NOT solve it [on hold]

Google chrome won't install on ubuntu 16.04 with any of the solutions given in thread 2321247 I downloaded the .deb version of chrome and tried to install it normally (double click), but the install ...
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Where can you download 32 bit edition of Google Chrome for Ubuntu OS?

Where can you download 32 bit edition of Google Chrome for Ubuntu OS?
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Is there a portable version of Chrome for Ubuntu?

I'm looking for a portable version of Chrome (not Chromium) that I can work with on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. I can only find Chromium or really outdated versions. Due to limitation on the machine I'm using, ...
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Typing $ in the command line on Google Chrome [on hold]

I am following a course on codeacademy about the basics of the command line but when it says "type echo $USER" I can find no way to type that $. I have tried copy paste it, I have tried to write the ...
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Websites not loading in Ubuntu in both chrome and firefox

I am running ubuntu 14.04 and i am using a DSL Connection.From last few days i am having problem in loading some websites like ubuntuforums, hackerrank, mdn etc. I have tried alsmost all solutions ...
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can not run google chrome installed by one user by another user

I have created two user accounts say pragnesh and pintu. both users are admin user I have install google-chrome from pintu but I can't run application in pragnesh account. I am running Xubuntu 14.04 ...
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Opera and Chrome not working

I am using the latest edition of Ubuntu and I tried installing Opera many times but the installation is failing every time, I managed to install Chrome but it would not open when I click on it. ...
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Why isn't there a useful version of GeoGebra in Ubuntu

One of the great things about Ubuntu used to be that you install software from the packaging system (with apt-get or similar), not by downloading from a website. Now when I want recent Geogebra or ...
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Tried everything to download google chrome

I have tried everything to download google chrome it's not working. Can anyone get me a solid command that works on Ubuntu 16.0 LTS. The website doesn't works. Cheers
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Google Chrome crashes/freezes everything in Ubuntu Gnome 16.04 LTS x64

I haven't been able to figure what exactly triggers this but, at certain points when I have Chrome running, my mouse cursor will suddenly start to stutter, then slow, then it won't be able to move at ...
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Ubuntu often freezes when I make videos in Chrome fullscreen. How can I fix this?

With Ubuntu 15.10 running on 64 bit Intel i7 with Intel graphics hardware, I find that Unity freezes very often when I make videos played in Chrome fullscreen. The operating system does not freeze and ...
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How to install Google Chrome in 16.04? [duplicate]

I am installing Google Chrome in 16.04 but it stays in infinite loop, making the install button of the activated .dep file active all the time. No changes seem to occur. I downloaded the 64bit .deb ...
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How to fix apt: Signature by key uses weak digest algorithm (SHA1) after installing Chrome?

I have just updated to Ubuntu 16.04 LTS I started setting up by installing Google-Chrome and then went to run a sudo apt-get update again before I started installing other software, and I get the ...
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Chrome on Ubuntu not playing sound from YouTube

Recently I have lost the ability to play sound from Flash-based apps like YouTube through the built in speakers on my Ubuntu 14.04 laptop via Chrome. (When I plug into an external monitor with ...
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No WebGL in Chrome [duplicate]

I've upgraded to Ubuntu 16.04 recently (64 bit version) and Google Chrome (Version 50.0.2661.86) doesn't play nice with WebGL anymore, as I keep getting the yellow bar at the top... Update: Tried ...
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How do you install Google Chrome on Ubuntu 16.04?

The software installer just hangs with a ? icon and from command line it says: dpkg: error processing package google-chrome-stable (--install): dependency problems - leaving unconfigured Processing ...
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Chrome flickering on Ubuntu

simple (hopefully) question; I have a Dell XPS 13 with a Skylake processor, running Ubuntu 16.04. Some webpages cause flickering (namely Twitch); I have Googled solutions and came across hardware ...
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How to make the browser pop to the front when clicking on links from another app?

For example, when I click on a link on thunderbird, the link is opened in a new tab in chrome, which is great BUT, chrome stays in the background :( Same with FF when it was the default browser. ...
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Chrome fonts in suggestion box of any text fields is bold

All of a sudden, this happened to my PC. As you could see, the suggestion box is suddenly in bold! I remember installing dependencies and libraries to my PC prior to this happening through apt-get, ...
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Ubuntu Touch: chromium port?

There doesn't seem to be a chromium (or Google Chrome) port available in Ubuntu Touch (OTA10.1, bq M10). Does one exist, or are there any plans to have one (even without touch / small screen ...
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PHP on the browser just asks to open or download [duplicate]

I got a Php file and i am trying to open it with Firefox, but that does not happen what info should i provide? what i see is that it wants to download the file and not see it. I have Apache 2 and Php ...
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flash player working in firefox and not in chrome

I have ubuntu 14.04 and latest firefox and chrome versions, videos are working on firefox normally but on chrome is not working, I tried both sudo apt-get install pepperflashplugin-nonfree and ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 freeze and logout

I've upgraded kernel two days ago following these instructions. I have Dell Inspiron 15 3542, uname -a is: Linux Maschina 4.2.0-35-generic #40~14.04.1-Ubuntu SMP Fri Mar 18 16:37:35 UTC 2016 x86_64 ...
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Citrix receiver problem on Ubuntu 16.04 [on hold]

I have installed Ubuntu 16.04 and the Citrix receiver v. 13.3 for Linux following the instructions on the Ubuntu Wiki, but it doesn't work. I am running Ubuntu 64 bit and have enabled i386 multiarch, ...
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distorted images, flash not loading properly, and chrome crashing on start

Yesterday I noticed several strange things happening. I noticed flash crash on BBC iplayer - I could not get it to start properly even after re-installing - it will load, but when you press play it ...
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Where can I download the chrome i386 deb file? [duplicate]

Where can I download the Chrome i386 deb file? Google does not allow installing Chrome 32 bit from its web anymore. I am running xubuntu 15.10
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“google-chrome-stable depends on libstdc++6 (>= 4.8.0); however: Version of libstdc++6 on system is 4.6.3-1ubuntu5.”

I am trying to install google-chrome-stable on a fresh ubuntu 12.04 installation. I run the following commands wget https://dl.google.com/linux/direct/google-chrome-stable_current_amd64.deb sudo dpkg ...
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Google Chrome disappeared entirely

Google Chrome suddenly disappeared from my computer entirely after a reboot. I was using Chromium for some time but suddenly, Chrome appeared without me downloading it, and I thought something weird ...
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The following packages have been kept back : google-chrome-stable

Today when i tried to update, i got a message that there was 1 upgrade to be made, so i did a sudo apt-get upgrade and got this message: The following packages have been kept back: ...
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Why do some Chrome Apps don't display a Unity launcher icon?

Some Chrome(ium) Apps don't properly display an icon in the Unity launcher. Example: Signal Messenger Screenshot of the Unity icon: Screenshot of chrome:apps: Content of ...
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Cannot set Google Chrome as default browser

I few months ago I did a fresh install of Ubuntu 15.10 on my laptop. I had backed up my previous home folder and restored it on top of my installation. I installed Google Chrome and set it as my ...
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Trouble outputing audio CHROME/FIREFOX

I am having trouble using the headphone jack on Ubuntu 15.10 in a iMac. I have sound output coming from the OS and from the test inside sound control panel, but not from browsers and some apps. I can ...
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Global Shortcut not working 15.10

I have a keyboard with media shorts and they work to pause music playing in chrome globally. My Global Settings: My Chrome Shortcut keys: However when I hit Cntrl+Alt+Z the audio won't pause. ...
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Chrome loses default-incognito setting after every update. How to fix?

I'm running Ubuntu 15.10. I need to start Chrome (not Chromium) in incognito mode by default. I edited /usr/share/applications/google-chrome.desktop and I replaced the following line: ...
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.desktop file will not open with SpaceFm

While using Google Chrome I often drag website links from the address bar into a folder on the desktop for later reference. This creates a .desktop file that is essentially a link to a webpage. ...
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apt-get dist-upgrade hangs

I just ran an update of 14.04 followed by a dist-upgrade and the the upgrade hangs while trying to set up google chrome. The following indicates as far as I was able to get. Setting up ...
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How to specify Wifi/Ethernet connection by software?

I want my terminal connecting to LAN through wired Ethernet connection, while Chrome connection to Internet through wifi. Is it possible to specify the connection by software?
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Trying anything to remove Chrome sources.list error

I keep getting the famous sources.list error even after trying to implement the supposed fix. My next thing is to try to totally remove chrome/chromium and start over. So I followed these removal ...
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>4GB Free and Merely Closing Tabs Causes Chrome to Thrash Disk

The red light stays on, I can't click on even the launcher bar, occasionally the windows "grey out" and all because I'm merely trying to close Chrome tabs? With most of my 8GB RAM free according to ...
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How secure is the chromium browser compared to chrome? [duplicate]

Now that chrome has ended support for 32 bit linux, I was wondering if chromium is as secure and as reliable as chrome. If not what changes can be made to chromeium?
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How to remove a browser virus in google chrome Ubuntu 14.04

Whenever I am opening Chrome I am redirected to demo.opera-mini.net/public/ page. I google it and found most solutions related to registry config edit to remove it from Windows environment as they are ...