Google Chrome is a Webkit-based browser. It is the non-open-source version of Chromium and differs in having several proprietary add-ons, such as custom flash and PDF plugins and crash and user metric reporting (not enabled by default).

learn more… | top users | synonyms (1)

0
votes
0answers
19 views

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 ...
0
votes
2answers
43 views

Why does google chrome not install in16.04 ubuntu?

In the latest version of Ubuntu LTS 16.04 google chrome will not install. once downloaded software install opens when install is clicked it immediately fails. It worked fine with Ubuntu 14 LTS.
0
votes
1answer
48 views

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 ...
2
votes
0answers
22 views
+50

chrome resolution changes when monitor is turned off

Having an issue with Google Chrome resolution/dpi changing when I turn my monitor off. To see what is going on with my display settings while my monitor is turned off, I used `xrandr'. The output ...
0
votes
0answers
23 views

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 ...
3
votes
2answers
454 views

Open application window on the same screen as where It was launched

I am using a dual screen setup. Ubuntu 14.10/Unity. Each screen has its own launcher/Dash. Default applictions like Firefox, nautilus, terminal & thunderbird appears on the screen where I have ...
2
votes
7answers
10k views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
13 views

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?
2
votes
2answers
635 views

Media library player for Chromecast

How can I play my mp3 library directly to Chromecast Audio? It would be best to have native application like Banshee or similar to play the files from the disk to Chromecast (I don't want to upload ...
11
votes
3answers
5k views

Fullscreen Chrome video causes Ubuntu to crash

Any time I try to watch a flash (or maybe HTML5) video in chrome, when I fullscreen it, Ubuntu freezes, goes black, and then my monitor says "no signal." This only happens on the second or third time ...
1
vote
2answers
150 views

Ubuntu 15.10 freezes on viewing YouTube video on full screen using Google Chrome

The case: Launch Google Chrome. Open YouTube video using the 720p resolution with 60 fps. Make it full screen. Use the "system volume up" hotkey. After step 3 the video is frozen, but sound ...
1
vote
2answers
28 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
84 views

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 ...
3
votes
2answers
205 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
17 views

Google Chrome not on Ubuntu Software Center [duplicate]

Any idea when would the Ubuntu Software store will have Google Chrome available to install?
0
votes
0answers
7 views

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 ...
0
votes
3answers
22 views

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 ...
-1
votes
2answers
84 views

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?
21
votes
1answer
12k views

Unable to find expected entry 'main/binary-i386/Packages - Chrome [duplicate]

I recently noticed while installing some packages and using the command apt-get update that I ran into the following error: Failed to fetch http://dl.google.com/linux/chrome/deb/dists/stable/Release ...
7
votes
3answers
6k views

Why does chrome use excessive amounts of CPU?

Synopsis For the past few weeks, i've really started to notice a process on my machine hitting the CPU. So today I have taken a look into it, to find that Chrome is running about 100% CPU. Is ...
0
votes
0answers
20 views

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 ...
2
votes
0answers
49 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
21 views

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, ...
-1
votes
0answers
25 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
214 views

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, ...
3
votes
2answers
341 views

chrome disable or change keyboard shortcut ctrl+shift+c developer tools console?

How can I disable the Keyboard Shortcut ctrl+shift+c in Google Chrome to bring up the Developer Tools console? I find myself trying to copy+paste content from the browser and mistakenly typing ...
0
votes
2answers
691 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
153 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
35 views

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 ...
3
votes
4answers
10k views

Installing Chrome on Ubuntu 14.04 [duplicate]

I am trying to install Chrome on my system but instead of installing it says 'reinstall' and never actually opens or loads. This is also the case when I try to install Flash Player - I can see the ...
2
votes
1answer
416 views

Flickering in Chrome (but not Firefox)

In google chrome parts of webpages, images and videos are flickering. This does not happen in firefox. Sometimes when I change tabs, I see bits of other tabs overlayed on the current tab. I also get ...
0
votes
0answers
15 views

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. ...
26
votes
1answer
5k views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
33 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
187 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
33 views

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
0
votes
0answers
16 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
332 views

How to start Citrix client in Chrome/Chromium?

I'm using Ubuntu 14.04 (64) and Chromium 43.0.2357.81. But when I log in to the customer, the file launch.ica is downloaded but the Citrix app doesn't start automatically. But if I go to the drive, ...
0
votes
1answer
2k views

How to setup Belgian eID Ubuntu 14.04

I want to use my Belgian EID to login to government websites online. How do I set this up in Google Chrome and Firefox in Ubuntu 14.04? Thanks!
5
votes
5answers
15k views

No sound from Chrome, sound works fine in Firefox etc (13.10)

I'm running 13.10 (all up-to-date) on a Lenovo laptop with a Griffin iMic USB audio device. Though I occasionally have to use the Pulse Audio volume control tool to re-select the iMic, it works ...
0
votes
0answers
29 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
27 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
47 views

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 ...
72
votes
7answers
27k views

No more updates for Google Chrome | apt-get update error

I am using Google Chrome 48.0 32-bit. Today when I launched Google Chrome, I got this message: This computer will soon stop receiving Google Chrome updates because this Linux system will no longer ...
87
votes
4answers
95k views

How To Enable WebGL In Chrome On Ubuntu?

chrome://gpu/ And http://webglreport.com/ google-chrome --version Google Chrome 27.0.1453.93 http://www.chromeexperiments.com/webgl How To Enable WebGL In Chrome On Ubuntu ?
2
votes
3answers
679 views

Google Chrome crashes the whole system on Ubuntu 14.04, 64 bit

Google Chrome 40.0.2214.111 keeps crashing on my Dell XPS L502X with Ubuntu installed on it. How can I remedy this behaviour? The crash affects the whole system in such a way that the mouse cursor is ...
3
votes
3answers
10k views

Google Chrome does not open

When I click on the Google Chrome icon from the launcher it does not open. I tried searching in the dash and clicking on its icon but it does not open at all. I tried the terminal as well, like this: ...
0
votes
0answers
11 views

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. ...
0
votes
1answer
79 views

Ubuntu 14.04 SSD started freezing recently

So I am using Ubuntu 14.04 (3.13.0-77-generic) x64 with an Samsung SSD 840 EVO 250GB and up until a few weeks ago everything worked fine. Now I am getting random frequent freezes. Especially when I ...
2
votes
0answers
30 views

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, ...