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How to make chrome history in HUD bigger?

I was looking for a way to enlarge the history - section in the HUD (alt-menu), so that it displays more items from the history and items from longer ago. Thanks!
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Adobe flash player not working with Amazon Prime

I have ubuntu 12.04 64bit using Google Chrome. I had chromium from the app center then today amazon prime video stopped working. It told me to update Flash. So I uninstalled chromium and installed ...
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having problems with update manager

I'm trying to update my Ubuntu system, but cannot do anything with the Update Manager. It loads up 3/4 of the way and then says: Could not initialize the package information An unresolvable problem ...
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Multiple OS on one flash drive

I currently have an Ubuntu 12.04 copy on my flash drive, but I'm wondering if I can also have another OS on the same flash drive as well. If I put another OS on the drive, how will it distinguish ...
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Specify parameters for launcher program

I am using Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. I have Google Chrome in my launcher and I want to add the parameter --scroll-pixels=50 when I open it. However, I don't get any option to set the command line options ...
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How to set up Google Chrome as default browser in Xubuntu

I use Xubuntu 12.04. I uninstalled Firefox and now use Google Chrome version 19.xxx. To solve this problem, I tried: galternatives the "default apps" under settings and sudo update-alternatives ...
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How to solve jitter (or stutter) playback via Chrome flash plugin?

Since the update to 12.04, there's been a problem specifically related to audio/video playback in Google Chrome. The problem only affected the Google version but not the Chromium nor the Firefox ...
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Ubuntu Freezing (Chrome Runs Out of Memory?)

My Ubuntu 12.04 freezes when I open quite a few windows. I use it at work with a dual desktop, so I usually use about 10 different tabs in two different Chrome applications. I assume Chrome runs out ...
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Monospace font too thin and spindly in Chrome

Could be related to this but I couldn't solve the problem with the fixes there. The issue is especially apparent on websites that use monospace font. For example: ...
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YouTube movies are playing too fast with chrome

I've got movies playing in fast forward in YouTube HTML 5 mode if I play it in Google Chrome. If I open it with Firefox, it plays well. Any ideas?
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Can I run Chrome stable and canary in parallel?

Is it possible to keep the two in parallel ? I know you can on windows and osx on ubuntu I get a conflict when trying to install either one if the other is installed.
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Chrome or Chromium browsers renders pixelated Google Fonts [closed]

I am a web developer and use Google Fonts intensively for creating web pages. Just wondering why Chrome or Chromium browsers render Google Fonts from http://www.google.com/webfonts poorly/pixeladed ...
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Bad anti-aliasing in some applications

There was an update a few weeks ago that seemed to mess with anti-aliasing in some applications. Firefox, Thunderbird, and the text in some apps such as Mousepad and Leafpad (but not the rest of the ...
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1answer
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Marking packages as non-removable / non-installable

My machine resides in a corporate domain and have CFEngine installed, for automated configuration and maintenance purposes. Configuration is pulled automatically into few thousand computers from one ...
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How do you add something to the Unity Launcher that only appears in the Dash? (Such as Chrome Web App Shortcuts)

I use Google Chrome/Chromium's Create Shortcut Feature and when I opted to make the shortcut, I chose to not make a Desktop Icon and have it only appear in the Dash. However, I want to Lock it to the ...
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Cannot Update Java plugin for Google Chrome

I keep getting the "Java plugin out of date" box whenever I open a page with embedded Java. I use the link provided, which has no auto-install. I've unzipped the tarball into /usr/lib/jvm/. I've used ...
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Is there a version of Chrome or Chromium whose bookmarks are visible to the HUD?

I noticed that Firefox has bookmarks that can be executed in the HUD. Love it! Chrome and Chromium, which run javascript apps much faster for some odd reason, allow for history to be called through ...
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Google chrome cannot be installed [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to install Chrome browser properly via command line? I downloaded latest version of google chrome and then tried to install it. However it gave me errors. I searched ...
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Chrome Removal and replacement [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Re installing Chrome and Flash player ~/.config/google-chrome/Default I am not able to find this location. I need to re install chrome as I am having problems with it. ...
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Re installing Chrome and Flash player [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I fix Flash issues? I am having terrible problems with youtube and other sites. I think I need to replace my Chrome OS and Shock wave. ...
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Getting all the temporary Internet files after clear history

I have installed Ubuntu 12.04 and Google chrome as a browser. I have made Google chrome as my default browser. Suppose I have cleared my browsing history in Google chrome and still I want to get all ...
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Facebook access problem, on Ubuntu only [closed]

I have a problem to open any facebook page, it is wierd because on the same computer on Windows 7 I can open facebook and on other devices connected to the same network. But if I connect my computer ...
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keep getting an annoying aw snap! on ubuntu 12.04 google chrome why is this happening can it be fixed please? [closed]

keep getting an annoying aw snap! on ubuntu 12.04 google chrome why is this happening can it be fixed please? has any body else cured this its a nuiscance ,chrome is very good but I may have to go ...
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Copy to Primary Selection in VIM

I tried "+y and "*y but both doesn't seem to copy into the primary selection. Note that vim --version returns -clipboard. Not sure what this means. Also note that I'm running VIM in a terminal. So ...
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Google Chrome windows are lost in application switcher [closed]

Yesterday I just installed 12.04 and installed google-chrome. But something went wrong. I run chrome and the window appears, but when I change to other running app (Alt + Tab) the chrome window ...
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Problem with Chromium and Google Chrome

Each time I got to specific sites on the internet which I use regularly with both Google Chrome and Chromium (I recently change from Chrome because of one question that I read here) The page loads for ...
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12.04 system always freezes [closed]

Bueno, quisiera decirles que tengo varios problemas con Ubuntu 12.04, se me quedaba congelado todo excepto el mouse, si reproducía música esta se seguía escuchando pero la imagen seguía así mismo, ...
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ISA Proxy server

Have a proxy at work that runs Microsoft ISA. i used to be able to connect using 11.10 with firefox no problem at all. i could either put the settings in firefox or the settings in ubuntu network ...
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How to integrate KeePass and Chrome/Chromium using ChromIPass?

I'm trying to integrate KeePass and Chrome/Chromium after installing ChromIPass when I try to connect to KeePass, It gives the following error: ChromeIPass has been disconnected from KeePassHttp. ...
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How to migrate passwords from Kwallet to the GNOME keyring?

I migrated from KDE to Unity desktop. So all my passwords I used with Chromium and Iron-browsers are stucked in Kwallet. How to access passwords from Kwallet inside Unity? Maybe there is way that ...
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Flash Player not present in Chrome

So I recently upgraded to 12.04 (even though I hate Unity), and after the installation froze and my computer would no longer boot, after booting from a USB stick and installing 12.04 fresh, I ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 Chrome [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I enable Chrome/Chromium Unity integration? I hate this bar in the chrome. I just upgrade from 10.04 LTS I was wondering if there is a way to remove this. ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 Google Chome - Email links don't open Thunderbird

Just upgraded to ubuntu 12.04 and installed Google Chrome and Thunderbird. When I click on an email address link in google chrome it does nothing most of the time but some of the time it opens a new ...
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Ubuntu Chrome `www.apple.com` video quality problem

I am using Ubuntu 11.10, Google Chrome 18. I want to know why the video is so blurry. Thanks.
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How do I get LibreOffice Extensions to work in 12.04?

I installed Ubuntu 12.04 and am unable to run the LibreOffice Extensions that ran perfectly in earlier versions of LibreOffice & in Ubuntu 11.10. The error Message states Could not create Java ...
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1answer
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How do I install Google Chrome dev version?

I want to install Google Chrome Nightly (the dev version) next to the stable version. Is there a PPA for Nightly and 12.04? These are the only PPAs I found and they are not working on 12.04 yet.
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Using two internet connections

Sometimes I work in place where I have free wifi, but it requires proxy - and it work only for http(s). In my work I need ssh sometimes. I bought a G4 card, but it has transfer limit so I would like ...
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Chrome puts itself on Startup Applications

I don't know if this happened with Oneiric, but since I installed Precise I have noticed that Google Chrome put itself on my Startup Applications and processes like "chrome-no-startup-window", ...
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How do I enable Emacs keybindings in apps, such as Google Chrome?

Can anyone tell me how to enable Emacs keybind on Chrome? I found some links but they are either not clearly mentioning how to do so or not what I want (I don't want external tools to be run for this ...
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Google Chrome Kiosk screen does not maximize

I have set up a Chrome Kiosk using a custom session in X to run Google Chrome. It generally runs pretty well except except for a screen size issue. I have a "chrome.desktop" session file saved in ...
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Proxy setting under xfce within virtual machine

My Ubuntu is within a virtual machine. When I log in with a ubuntu session, the web browser works fine. But when I log in with a xfce session, the web browser does not work... I try to change proxy ...
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Why and how to install Chrome user agent

Why do I need a specific "user agent" to access some websites. I have received instances "You need Internet Explored 6.0 or better to access this web site" Why should I install a "user agent" ...
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browser without gpu support

Google has an Easter egg that draws 3D graph but when I tried it out on chrome it complained about no WebGL support. I've also tested it on Firefox whose WebGL support was enabled but ended up with ...
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Can't run chromium-browser after last update

I updated my ubuntu ,and now I can't run chromium. padra@padra-Inspiron-N5110:~$ chromium-browser [8347:8347:7877547751:ERROR:extension_error_reporter.cc(56)] Extension error: Could not load ...
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1answer
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Change mouse wheel scroll speed in Chrome on 12.04 (edit starter bar commandline)

I want to increase the mouse wheel scroll speed in Google Chrome on Ubuntu 12.04. I've read How can I change the mouse's wheel scroll rate?, I'm on Unity though, how can I edit the commandline ...
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Corrupted Flash Player Plugin [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Flash video appears blue I'm using Ubuntu 11.04, and have installed both mozilla firefox and google-chrome. Suddenly when I open youtube videos I see all colors in a ...
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Why I can't see chrome in Dash [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Chrome icon not appearing in Launcher I have installed Google Chrome and its works good. BUT I can't see it in panel What is the problem?
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Where my fileicons in chromium gone?

Having the problem with chromium 17.0.963.79 that the fileicons in the downloadmanager are missing. I am using Ubuntu 11.10 Unity with it's default theme and icons. How can i fix this? Screenshot of ...
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How to get rid of bookmarks in synced Chromium

I'm using three Ubuntu systems in an irregular pattern, and since I use Chrome/Chromium anyway and have a Google account, I decided to make my life a bit easier and sync them. Now I am having a ...
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Problem uninstalled and reinstall Chrome

I uninstalled using the Software Centre, but the minute I reinstalled Google Chrome, the extensions and everything were still there... How do I remove this? Thanks.