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New search tab page on Chromium defaults to "fvdsearch? Why?

The URL bar still uses Google by default for search, but if I click ona suggested link or anything like that, it opens a new tab with fvdsearch as the search provider? I don't understand why. Is it ...
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Google Chrome installation, Dependency is not satisfiable:lib32gcc1 [duplicate]

I tried to install Google Chrome on 12.04 and I get the following message: Dependency is not satisfiable:lib32gcc1(>=1:4.1.1) I am pretty new to Ubuntu, so I don't know what to do. Any ideas?
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One page won't load

I have ubuntu 13.04 and i have a problem loading just one page, every other work normally. The page is "moodle.pmfst.hr", i tried to open it in google chrome, firefox and opera but none would load ...
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Make Chrome use Firefoxe's Flash

Google chrome is giving me a lot of problems with flash. FLash works fine in firefox. Can I make chrome use the flash player from firefox?
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Lenovo X131e Chromebook Ubuntu installation

Has anyone been able to successfully install Ubuntu on a Lenovo X131e Chromebook? I'm able to run the scripts and install it but after it completes the install I cannot get Ubuntu to start, it just ...
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Free download manager (using wine) browser (in ubuntu) integration?

i'm a new windows to Linux immigrant. I personally love Free download manager (.exe) for downloading. i installed it on Ubuntu using wine. it works perfectly. but how do i configure for browser ...
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Can't Play Protected Content on Youtube

Bear with me, because I'm no developer/coder... I can't play protected content on Youtube on my Acer nettop running Ubuntu 13.04. I've followed the advice here ...
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Installed google chrome beta but it shows stable version

First I uninstalled chrome using below command sudo apt-get remove google-chrome-stable Then I installed chrome beta on ubuntu 12.04 using below command sudo apt-get install google-chrome-beta ...
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Horizontal lines in Chrome Developer Tools while scrolling

Anyone seeing colorful horizontal lines when scrolling in chrome developer tools? I posted more info and a screenshot to the Chrome Product Form here a while back but posting here as well in case ...
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Chrome suddenly works very bad

I was using chrome for years without any problem, suddenly about a week ago some pages stop opening, sometime it takes minutes to load a page and sometimes it doesn't load any pages at all. ...
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Why Chrome do not start from launcher after I closed the lid?

I've closed the laptop cover, freezing the computer, before dinner. When I came back, I entered the password and tried to resume the active applications, Chrome and Firefox (from launcher). Chrome ...
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Poor Chrome performance in minimal xsession

I have Ubuntu 12.04 installed, and I'm trying to create a minimal Chrome browser only setup, and have tried adding our script that runs google-chrome to .xinitrc and running startx (this answer: ...
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“Leave This Page” button. Prevent from loading

I had a website come up that said my system was locked and I had to pay money to get it unlocked. Additionally, there was a window with "Leave This Page" button and "Stay On This Page" button. ...
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Unexpected System Failure

This is a fresh install of Ubuntu 12.10. I did not uninstall anything. I did add the following though: • google-musicmanager-beta • MusicBrainz Picard • Clementine • ps3mediaserver Here are my ...
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Several online media players don't work in Firefox but they do in Chrome

I have noticed that I have not been able to play audio or video from a few different players in Firefox for a while, namely videos from the Canal + Zapping website and music from the Free Music ...
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chrubuntu 12.04 lts stopped working need help?

I installed a new kernel version for Ubuntu and rebooted it stopped working, And then i tried going to chrome OS and back to Ubuntu and it just gives me a full screen command prompt that just allows ...
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Chrome / Flash problems

I just installed 12.04 LTS on my mother's Dell Inspiron 660s (all standard hardware straight from the factory except some extra RAM). I did this because she hated the Windows 8 that came standard on ...
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Why my Google Chrome extensions stopped working?

I just installed Ubunt 13.04 on my PC and everything seems to be working great. The only thing is that Google Chrome's (not Chromiun) extensions just stopped working. All the icons were replaced by a ...
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Chrome won't start

I upgraded Ubuntu to 12.04. I can't launch Chrome from the taskbar, even though it's the most recent version. In the taskbar, the icon is grayed out with a question mark. What's going on?
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Browsing Internet Problem

I continuously have a problem with browsing internet on Dell laptop through WI-FI. The problem occurs suddenly, Firefox and Chrome refuse to find a resource, the interesting part is the connection ...
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Quicktime plugin in browser

I'm running a clean install of Ubuntu 13.04 and cannot get a web browser to play any QuickTime content. Installed mediabuntu and codecs noted here: Watch QuickTime videos in the browser? Tried ...
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How to install latest version of chromium via ppa repository [duplicate]

I want to install latest version of chromium in my Ubuntu desktop 12.04. Please guide me How to install latest version of chromium via ppa repository.
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Google Chrome not connecting to websites

I upgraded from Ubuntu 12.10 to 13.04. On starting I found that google-chrome was not working. Starting google-chrome from the command line showed it was complaining about missing libudev.so.0. So I ...
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“Could not load Shockwave flash” problem on Xubuntu 13.04 with Chrome 28.0.1500.71

This is info from chrome://plugins/. It is seen that libflashplayer.so is used. System one, not Chrome's integrated one (libpepflashplayer.so). Adobe Flash Player - Version: 11.2 r202 Shockwave Flash ...
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How to force font change on Chrome (Chromium) on certain websites (viz. Facebook)

Since I started using Google Chrome (and Chromium) on Ubuntu, I had this bad feeling about changing Facebook font (or FORCING the font change in Settings on certain websites that have their own CSS). ...
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Google Chrome Launcher Not Installed on Unity Bar

I installed Ubuntu 12.04 today. I expected the Google Chrome Browser to be part of the install. When I didn't see the icon I went to the Ubuntu software web page and downloaded and installed the ...
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Cannot install google chrome - package cannot be authenticated [duplicate]

I have a puppet setup which adds the google package signing key, the google repo and then tries to install google-chrome-stable. It has been working fine on many servers for the past 6 months until ...
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Hide desktop startup screen

I am working on a hardware device running on Ubuntu. One of the most important features is good presentation - in my case not showing the OS startup screen etc. Currently I am using upstart to start ...
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Chrome on Ubuntu running on Virtualbox very slow

I'm running Ubuntu 12.04 (64 bit) on Virtualbox 4.2 on Win 7 Host. I'm getting frequent annoying internet issues. I'm using chrome (and previously chromium) and every no and then, the chrome just stop ...
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Sound/Video playing in slow motion on 12.04 with Bluetooth + Chrome, but not Firefox

I have been using the same Plantronics BT Headset with my HP laptop and BT USB dongle running 12.04 since 12.04 came out. Just in the last week or two I have started to have a problem where playing ...
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Wireless is slow on Ubuntu, fine on Windows dual boot?

I know there's been a lot of questions about this, but most seem to have been while using Wubi, or were router and or chipset specific. For me, internet on my ubuntu partition is slow to start, ...
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Internet Not Working After Rebooting Computer

so basically, I downloaded an audio driver because my speakers were really quiet and I wanted to see if it would fix it. It wanted me to do a reboot, so I did. And that's where everything went wrong. ...
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Visiting url (newegg) causes Ubuntu to crash and logout

For some reason Ubuntu crashes / logout when I go to newegg. I don't think it's a newegg-specific problem, because it only happens in Chrome (Firefox works) and I've had a similar problem when using ...
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Installing Chrome browser on Ubuntu 13.4 [duplicate]

An error such as libudev0>=147 prevents chrome to be installed on Ubuntu 13.4... What happens? Chromium browser is correctly installed on the same system.
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Chrome seems to be making my ubuntu crash. How can I see what's causing it? [duplicate]

For the last 3-4 months I have been experiencing random system crashes: the screen just hangs and nothing can move. Also I can't ssh into my box. On some days it doesn't happen at all, and on others ...
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Adf.ly tells me I need to enable cookies in Firefox and Chrome

I'm using Chrome and using Firefox is not really an option. I want to download stuff for Minecraft but Adf.ly is not working. It tells me I need to enable cookies and I did but its still not ...
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Installed google chrome but I cannot launch it. It does not appear on dash? [duplicate]

I am running Ubuntu 13.04 64bit and tried to install Google Chrome on my machine following these command lines. wget https://dl.google.com/linux/direct/google-chrome-stable_current_amd64.deb sudo ...
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In 13.04, Google Chrome won't install [duplicate]

I have installed 13.04 on my laptop but whenever I try to install Google Chrome from the .deb file, it says: "Dependency is not satisfiable: libudev0 (>= 147)". I have searched the repositories and ...
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How to install Google Chrome on ubuntu 13.04 [closed]

I am trying to install Google Chrome on Ubuntu 13.04, but it does not install. Output: Selecting previously unselected package google-chrome-stable. (Reading database ... 173123 files and directories ...
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Youtube video useless after the last update

After some updates recently, Youtube videos now run extremely jerkily. Almost like they are swimming in superglue. It also slows my computer down to a speed akin to a snail on diazepam. Running Ubuntu ...
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How to install packages that is already downloaded? [duplicate]

I am new to linux environment.I am using windows. Recenty I downloaded the google chrome and tried to install it but failed.Then I saw a tutorial which had this command wget ...
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Google Chrome not opening after install

When I try to open Google Chrome from folder using home: filesystem -> opt -> chrome and double-click on chrome, it complains: could not display "/opt/google/chrome/chrome" There is no application ...
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Only in Ubuntu 12.10 Chrome on Youtube, videos are all playing with grain particles all over [duplicate]

It is a clean install of Ubuntu and chrome. Videos play normal on other video sites like DailyMotion. And videos play well on YouTube if I use Firefox. Chrome version 26.0.1410.43 Ubuntu 12.10 x64 I ...
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Running Ubuntu in USB but with a lot of RAM; how to run program from RAM? [duplicate]

I installed Ubuntu on a usb drive and run it with my laptop, which has over 10GB of ram. The system is rather slow. I would want to run some major programs like Chrome directly from RAM instead of the ...
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I signed into the keyring thing, and now Chrome crashes as soon as it opens.

I decided to start using Ubuntu One again, and it asked for my password to that obnoxious keyring thing. When that pops up when I start Chrome, I always click Cancel, but Ubuntu One wouldn't take that ...
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Force Google Chrome upgrade?

According to this site Chrome's current stable version for Linux is 25.0.1364.172 since March 12 (2013). It's the 18th now and I still have version 24.0.1312.52 in my system. I've tried: sudo apt-get ...
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Audio from speaker on PC not workin during Google+ Hangout 12.10

Ever since I freshly installed Ubuntu 12.10, I have sound issues during Google+ Hangouts. I hear a strong echo, reverb, and what not. Mostly after 5-15 minutes it corrects itself, but not all my ...
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Facebook shortcuts in Ubuntu

I found this website which gives a number of shortcuts for Facebook. http://www.socialbakers.com/blog/1288-save-time-with-facebook-shortcuts They require you to hold control and alt, which are ...
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what plugin is required to hear audio on this page

I am using Ubuntu 12.04 64 bit Chrome Version 24.0.1312.52 on following page http://swargarohan.org/ramcharitmanas/bal-kand/ there are audios Ramcharitmanas - Bal Kand : Mukesh Ramcharitmanas - ...
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chrome 64 bit youtube videos grainy

Not sure if this the right forum for this question. Anyway in Chrome browser, Youtube videos are grainy as shown in this image. There seems to be no problem with other video sites requiring ...