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).

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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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How do i stop Google Chrome (which is not installed) from launching?

I do not want to use Google Chrome - I purposely installed Chromium. But whenever I click on a link in an external application ( like a link in a pdf or email) Google chrome launches. It is not in ...
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The chrome .deb not working with the new software center? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to install Google Chrome on 11.10? I downloaded the .deb twice. I double click on it, the software center opens and it says "Internal error" Please help.
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“Print” background colors in PDF using Chrome

I try to save a page as a PDF file but it loses the background colors. I figure this is a standard setting for a printer, but when I save as a PDF I prefer the background colors to stay. How can this ...
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Is it normal for Google Chome development channel to not have the 'Paste and Go' option in the address bar?

How I've installed On Ubuntu 11.10 I've added the Google to my Software Sources, then used the following commands(not 100% accurate) sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install google-chrome-unstable I ...
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How do I get rid of the Bitstream Vera font in Google Chrome?

I installed Google Chrome from the Google download page. I went to chrome://settings/fonts , and I changed the default font to Ubuntu, but that only changed some websites. Chrome still uses Bitstream ...
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Google Chrome not working

for some reason the Google Chrome I installed from the Ubuntu Software Centre is not working. Version number: 9.0.597.94-r73967 (google-chrome-stable). What can be wrong? Also, what exactly is ...
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Google Chrome and Chromium turn white randomly after browsing for sometime

I am on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS 64bit and Google Chrome is my default browser. My computer has a Intel core i3 processor and 3GB of RAM. Chrome turns white RANDOMLY while browsing and have to reload the page ...
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Cant install chrome no matter what I try. DPKG keeps returning errors

This is the code I ran: sudo apt-get install chromium-browser This is the error I keep getting: dpkg: error processing package network-manager (--configure): package is in a very bad inconsistent ...
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Unable to start Google Chrome 51.0.2704.84 on 14.04.4 64 bit

I am unable to run Chrome 51.0.2704.84 with Xvfb on Ubuntu 14.04.4, 64 bit. I have installed this VM on Windows 7 host with Vagrant and Virtualbox as provider. Virtualbox Version: v5.0.20 r106931. ...
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performance issues in chrome when using it fullscreen with compton

I'm using Ubuntu Studio 14.04 and I've installed compton to fix the xreen tearing issue, however that gave me problems with chrome when using it in full window, like webpages constantly freezing. what ...
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Cannot resize Chome app icon on Unity desktop

When I add a Chrome app to the Unity desktop, the Icon is huge and I cannot resize it: i.e. when I right-click on the Icon and select Resize Icon..., I see the resize-handles, but dragging will not ...
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Chrome Remote Desktop - PAM Authentication failure

With my Chrome Remote Desktop installation, Remote Assistance works just fine. However, Remote Connection fails with the error message: The access code is invalid. Please try again I run Ubuntu 16....
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How do you cancel an installation of Chromium web browser in unbuntu?

I downloaded chrome from the preloaded firefox browser and deleted it to replace it with chromium web browser from the software center because chrome was from a third party. The Chromium installation ...
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Google Chrome mouse accuracy bug - 16.04 LTS [duplicate]

I installed Google Chrome from the official repository http://dl.google.com/linux/chrome/deb/ stable main While using it I noticed a strange bug - when I focused on Desktop ( CTRL - SUPER - D ) and ...
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Compose key not working in Chrome

(Once again) after upgrading to 16.04 Compose is broken. I fixed it in other apps following suggestions on launchpad, but it doesn't help with Chrome. Any ideas?
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WebDriverError: unknown error: Chrome failed to start: exited abnormally

What i'm trying to achieve Successfully run my protractor tests on headless chrome on Ubuntu 14 non gui. Set up Using multiple reference pages I have managed to successfully install: Xvfb Chrome ...
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Can't install Google Chrome on Ubuntu 16.04 [duplicate]

I am running Ubuntu 16.04 off a USB stick. I have tried to install Chrome via the Software Center and it says installing and then goes back to "install" a second later. I have also tried via Terminal ...
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Problem with Google Chrome dock icon on 16.04

My problem is that when I minimize a chrome window and I want to maximize it again by clicking the chrome icon in the dock for about a second everything looks like it's crashing (system interface ...
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Need help installing Google Chrome and other applications [duplicate]

I currently need to use my computer for my online college courses. However, I am not able to install the programs I need, such as my bookstore app and Google Chrome. How can I install these ...
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Per-app volume control (16.04 LTS)

I'd like to control the volume on each application I use in Ubuntu, but in Sound settings --> Applications and in pavucontrol I only get Chrome and System sounds. How can I control the volume of ...
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Error on opening Google Chrome

This happens every time I try to open Google Chrome, what does it mean and what should I do to solve it?
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Cannot create Chrome controlled person - add person screen hangs forever

I tried to enable password protected accounts in Chrome on 16.04. When I add a regular person in Chrome, it takes 1s or less. However, when I try to create a controlled user, the add user screen ...
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Google Chrome isn't working on ubuntu 15.10

I also tried to open it from terminal, but it writes " Failed to create a processsingletown for your profile directory . This means that running multiple instances would start multiple browser ...
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Unable to install “google-chrome-stable_current_amd64.deb” pakage?

~$ sudo dpkg -i google-chrome-stable_current_amd64.deb dpkg: error processing archive google-chrome-stable_current_amd64.deb (--install): package architecture (amd64) does not match system (i386) ...
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Unable to install Chrome [duplicate]

I downloaded Chrome deb package from official website. Whet I open using software center and click install, the button shows "installing" and reverts in a few seconds. Running 16.04
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Terminal Errors when I open Browsers

When I open a browser in terminal (I've tried Firefox and Google Chrome) I get error messaged. When I open Firefox it spits out the following message: Performance warning: Async animation disabled ...
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Cannot use mouse scroll, when mouse is hidden

This is driving me crazy... In Chrome under Ubuntu, the mouse hides after a while. And as long as it is hidden, I cannot use the scroll wheel. I have to move the mouse first, then I can scroll again. ...
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How to resolve “sign in error” when using Youtube-dl for downloading my personal, private HOA video (hangout chats)

I am on 14.04 LTS. I just installed Youtube-dl from the software center. I use Hangouts on Air, which I set to private, and record video chats with acquaintances for demos, instructional videos etc. ...
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Videos not playing in Chrome or Opera

I recently installed Opera and Chrome again on Ubuntu, but video players on sites will not work...but do work on Firefox It will look like this, but with the audio working fine. If I pop it out ...
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324 error - certificates

Recently I have a mysterious error using Ubuntu 16.04. I have noticed that Chrome does not load several sites due to ERR_EMPTY_RESPONSE error. I tried to figure out what is happening, and I have ...
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KDE and Google Chrome wrong notification position on multiple monitor

With my Kubuntu 14.04.4 and google-chrome-stable, with a two monitor setting (the left one is the primary one and I cannot change this!), KDE notifications are correctly displayed on the first monitor,...
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Import an incomplete download from Chrome to Uget or any other download manager?

I was downloading a big file using Chrome but it went incomplete and broke in the middle. I know I should have used a download manager but sometimes you just forget it. I was wondering if it would be ...
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Installation of Google Chrome fails in Ubuntu 16.04 LTS

I installed the recently introduced Ubuntu 16.04 LTS version directly in my machine and tried installing Google Chrome web browser via Ubuntu Software Installer. I constantly receive the an ...
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What is Unity-plug-in in Google Chrome?

I am trying to get Chrome's (and Chromium's) notifications to display with Ubuntu's native notifications. Linux Native Notification seems to do exactly that, but I am not able to install it, since it ...
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How to find Chrome after installing

I've just tried to install Google Chrome two ways: by downloading the package from Google, and installing it through Software Center. by following the steps in this guide. I finished both ...
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How to create a self-signed wild-card certificate that includes a CA (to be imported to chrome)

I try to generate a self signed certificate for my local host (foo.orange.local) that is accepted by chrome. I already read How do I create a self-signed SSL certificate? and called sudo make-ssl-...
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How to resize a single desktop icon through terminal?

There are two icons that I can't resize by right clicking no matter what, all the other icons are fine, but these two are stuck on that size and I really have no idea how to fix it, can anyone help me,...
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horizontal scrolling not working in Google Chrome

After a Chrome update a while back side-scrolling with a track-pad doesn't work in Google Chrome. It only seems to work if I hold the shift key (but im still gesturing up & down with shift) . I ...
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Dailymotion videos not showing on Chrome 18. How to fix it?

When I started to install Google Chrome, I noticed a problem on Dailymotion: As you can see in the link of the image above, it doesn't seem to show the video. Is there any solution to fix this? ...
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Run php File in Browser from Command Line

I have apache2 working and can run php files by navigating to localhost using chrome browser. However I'd like to be able to launch the files within the browser from the command line. google-chrome ...
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Chrome Unresponsive - xubuntu 16.04

I installed the latest version of google-chrome-stable_current_amd64 on xubuntu 16.04. All worked well for a while but now chrome is becoming persistently Unresponsive. Not sure whether anyone ...
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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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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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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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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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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 ...