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Configure chrome to use validia

I've installed Validia on Ubuntu 12.04 but as I understood chrome doesn't configure to use Validia for browsing. Any idea how to do that?
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iBus Japanese input Anthy does not work in Chrome after upgrade to Ubuntu 13.10 - what's wrong ?

My Chrome version is 31.0.1650.63. After the upgrade to 13.10 I struggled to get the Anthy (iBus) input back and working. I thought I had at last but now I discovered that it works pretty much ...
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Google Chrome segfaults with newer kernels on Ubuntu 12.04.3 LTS on Amazon EC2

I have Ubuntu 12.04.3 32bit running on Amazon EC2, upgrading kernel from 3.2* to 3.8.* (or any kernel other than 3.2) makes chrome segfault on startup. Using newer version of google-chrome (beta or ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 Chrome Kiosk Audio

We are successfully using Ubuntu 12.04 in a kiosk mode for a restricted user but we are having an issue with manipulating audio. The kiosk user is set to automatically log in and then a maximized ...
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can't start up Chrome

I am running Ubuntu 13.10. The Chrome browser won't start. This is what I get when I start it via the terminal: aborted Any help would be appreciated. Cheers
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open jdk and chrome

Hi I currently have open jdk and I am using chrome on 13.04 ubuntu. I don't see any java plugin currently installed in about:plugins. I am trying to use a cisco vpn client via the browser. Do I need ...
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Using Google Drive on an Ubuntu tablet

I am interested in purchasing a tablet for school. I am interested in purchasing it to take notes, but I would like to do so in Google Drive for several reasons. As I have researched, I have found ...
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Chrome tabs open empty when calling them from any application

I have a strange problem since I reinstalled Google Chrome yesterday after briefly trying out chrome beta. When I clicking a link in any application except for clicking it inside chrome itself I ...
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All t.co links from chrome and chromium are redirecting to linkbucks [on hold]

I am on 12.10 + Gnome3. When I click on links via Twitter, essentially all t.co links, I get redirected to linkbucks instead of the actual site. I read up that some Windows malware does this and ...
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upgraded to 13.04 now getting JREDetection "Your security settings have blocked an untrusted application from running

I upgraded Ubuntu 12.10 to 13.04 upgraded java to 1.8.0-ea-b118 and still cannot run my application to connect to my office. I have checked all the options and spent all day looking for hits on this ...
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Testing Flash games in Ubuntu

I'm looking for a good way to test flash games under Ubuntu. Every way I try causes very low framerate. I know that there is no way to enable hardware acceleration for flash movies, so I tried to run ...
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Multiple and selected attribute not displaying in browsers

I've been watching HTML5 tutorial videos by a guy named Bob Tabor and have come across a little problem I just can't find an answer for, so I'm sorry if I'm asking the wrong people. I can't figure out ...
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unable to install chrome: libxss1 not statifiable

OS: Ubuntu 13.10 dual booting windows 8.1 (both 64 bit) So I have downloaded chrome from the chrome download website, and when i double click to open it, it opens up software center, and it says ...
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HTML5 - Chrome ATI hardware acceleration

I would like to know if the hardware acceleration of HTML5 video is support in Chrome for ubuntu 64 bits with an ATI graphic card. If yes, I would like to know how to enable it. I am using the fglx ...
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How to start Chrome always in “Incognito Mode”? [closed]

So... I found a solution to be able to open Chrome on 12.04 in Incognito Mode by default (How do I make Google Chrome open Incognito by default in 12.04?). I can't seem to get it to open consistently ...
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Problem with accented letters on Firefox and Chrome

I have Ubuntu 13.04. It's been some time that in different web pages I can't see the accented letters like àèìòù correctly displayed. But not everywhere. Some page work just fine. But today, for ...
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Chrome icon lost from panel

Here are the screen shots: A zoom in of the bottom panel: As you can see, on Ubuntu's the bottom panel, the chrome icon is missing, how can I get it back? I tried to completely remove chrome and ...
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switch audio output from PA to jack, breaks audio on google-chrome

I occasionally switch audio output from the ubuntu default pulse-audio to jack. this has created several problems that I haven't managed to fix in the past (no sound from firefox ever again, then ...
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Chrome (?) hard crash - where do I start to diagnose?

My 12.04 system crashes hard for no apparent reason. The screen locks, the mouse and keyboard both become unresponsive and all I can do is pull the power lead and restart. I cannot CTRL+ALT+F1 to get ...
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Black screen when fullscreening Twitch

When I am watching a stream on twitch and activate fullscreen, the stream works properly in fullscreen. The issue occurs when I close fullscreen and try to open it again. The stream doesn't fullscreen ...
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Ubuntu 13.10 (Google Account - Google Chrome) Icon Issue

I just installed Ubuntu 13.10. I went to the Google Chrome website using default Firefox, downloaded 64 bit chrome, went through the process of the software center, and opened Chrome. However, every ...
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Limit bandwidth of application listening at tcp port for development

I set up an application server to listen at this port: tcp://0.0.0.0:3000 I enter this into chrome's url and can interface with my web app. Great. However, I want to be able to test the app for ...
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Saving Gmail attachments using drag and drop results in a link, not a file

When I open a message in Gmail and attempt to save an attachment using the drag and drop method, (click on the file icon and drag it to a folder or the desktop) the resulting file in the destination ...
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Having trouble with Google Chrome in Ubuntu 13.10

I just recently set up my laptop to dual-boot with Windows 8.1 and Ubuntu 13.10. I have some small linux experience, but I am still relatively novice. I've been having a slight problem since I've ...
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Chrome icon replaced by New Tab - Google Chrome

I'm new to ubuntu, just installed it on my chromebook a few days ago. So please forgive me. My problem is with the Google Chrome browser- I have it installed and working, but when I open it and start ...
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What Happened to my Browsers and RabbitVCS

I am facing a strange problem. i am using rabbitvcs. After changing a file i try to reload my browsers to see the effect but it shows the same thing and when i see view source it shows my old code ...
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Web sites do not work when I am logged into Google Chrome or need to log in to Google

This problem is really weird. If I log into Google chrome, I can not use Google to search. And I cant log in to sites like this one and Stack Overflow with my Google account. The pages time out with ...
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How do I migrate Google Chrome bookmarks from XP to Ubuntu?

I've just swtiched from XP to Ubuntu. I've installed Google Chrome to Ubuntu. I have my XP Chrome folder on an external hard drive including the bookmarks file. I was thinking I could just go to the ...
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Where does the YouTube video files stored on system nowadays? [duplicate]

When I open a youtube video with firefox I could not find any video file inside ~/.mozilla/firefox/<some_string>.default/Cache/. I also tried with google-chrome like, ps ax | grep flash ls -l ...
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Ad not from this site

I am having a problem when I am browsing the web on Ubuntu 13.10. Whenever I browse, I start seeing ads with it saying ads not from this site!!! Search on Google and it will say it's adware! How do ...
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inspect-element by default on browser

I have this web page that each time i go to , i modify something in the source code with the 'inspect element ' ( on chrome and chromium browser ) or 'firebug' ( on firefox ) ! can i make the ...
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Chrome 30 completely broken in Ubuntu 13.10

I just installed chrome from the deb file (64 bit) and it is completely broken! Almost every page gives basic javascript errors, the window freezes every few minutes, there are lots of visual glitches ...
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libXss.so is missing when I run Google Chrome

I installed Google Chrome (32-bit) and got an error when I run Google-Chrome on Ubuntu 12.04 32-bit. It shows me that "error while loading shared libraries: libXss.so.1: cannot open shared object ...
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How to change default icon size in Chrome and other apps?

I would like to make the default icon size at the top of Chrome (and other apps), and the default zoomed-in-ness, larger for my aging eyes? Can i ask how to do it? And thanks
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Installation of ANYTHING failed

I got an issue concerning Chrome. It launches now perfectly - still trying to install something else i see - You might want to run 'apt-get -f install' to correct these: The following packages have ...
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How to fix missing libudev.so.0 for Chrome to start again?

Trying to start chrome yields in following error on the command line: /opt/google/chrome/chrome: error while loading shared libraries: libudev.so.0: cannot open shared object file: No such file or ...
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Problem playing some youtube videos [closed]

I've recently installed Ubuntu 12.04 on some friend machine. He's migrating from Windows XP, and i'm his guide. Right now he's having a problem with some youtube videos. ...
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No Sound in HTML5 and Google Chrome after update to 13.10

After upgrading to Ubuntu 13.10 I have no sound for HTML5 players in Google Chrome Browser. Firefox works. Flash Players are working. No sound on Youtube when using HTML5. No sound on vimeo (They ...
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does Chrome in Ubuntu have “Recent Tabs”?

Ubuntu 12, Chrome 30 As noted here, Chrome has a Recent Tabs feature. But in Ubuntu I don't see that option. Do I need to turn it on or is it just not available? When I search in settings there's no ...
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unable to use internet in any browser

I'm using ubuntu 13.10 on my hp pavilion laptop. I have live net connection but still I'm not able to use internet on browser(firefox/chrome) but I'm able to use net by terminal for installing s/w or ...
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Is there a way to change the delay of the Tooltip on Browsers? [closed]

I don't like the long delay for Tooltip.I was wondering if there was a way to change the delay of the tooltip in Chrome brower.
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Ubuntu Bootable usb stick on chrome book

OK so my question is how do I install a bootable usb using my chrome book but not installing ubuntu on it. I cant seem to find any youtube video. If you could point me in the right direction that ...
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Help installing some Java and Flash

I have Git now and some other stuff, but I've looked around and all and I don't get very helpful information. I've used these instructions: Download the latest version of Flash Player from the Adobe ...
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All Chrome data apparently missing after 13.10 upgrade

I have just undergone the upgrade from 13.04 to 13.10 and rebooted to find that not only did the Google Chrome session I had previously had running appear to be gone, everything else Chrome-related ...
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Google Chrome will not exit fullscreen mode

I am running 64-bit Ubuntu 13.10, have latest stable google-chrome version 30.0.1599.114-1. Whenever I enter fullscreen mode by pressing F11, it would not allow me to exit this mode by pressing F11. ...
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Open url from Chrome in default browser

If I have a page opened in Chrome, is it possible to open the urls from that page in the default browser not in Chrome? Example: I'm using Chrome for Facebook and Opera for everything else and I want ...
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Chromium/Chrome tabs crashes on Ubuntu/Edubuntu 12.04.3

For some reason the tabs of Chromium and Chrome have started to crash (He's dead Jim) when running on Ubuntu or Edubuntu 12.04.3. It seems to happen only when I log in. I tried the browsers on Ubuntu ...
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No Chromium printer dialog with page settings (headers and footers)

How can I use/activate the Chromium/Chrome print preview dialog where you can choose to print headers and footers? If I press "Ctrl + P", the system print dialog is shown. I don't use a hardware ...
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Chrome flickering or not rendering

Running Ubuntu 13.04 64-bit and Chrome 29. Chrome refuses to render certain pages, such as Lifehacker or even Gmail (it loads my inbox, but when clicking things like "Compose", it just does nothing). ...
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How to correctly view htm files containing Kanji in the web browser?

I am trying to read parallel English-Japanese texts. When I open them in Firefox or Chromium, I just see gibberish like: But when I view the markup in Kate, I see the characters displayed ...