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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Web video's not working

Hello i am using ubuntu for a while now. And i installed it on my mums 10 year old PC (as replacement for XP). And I simply don't get videoplayback in chrome/firefox working. What i tried for so ...
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Ubuntu - Chrome OS look

Is it possible to somehow apply the look of chrome os on ubuntu? I need exactly the same look :D
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Java won't run properly in Chrome - IcedTea

I installed OpenJDK 1.6 and 1.7 to my system, and IcedTea for Chrome. When I go to the JRE detect page, after the IcedTea screen, a grey box appears. I tried every way I could find in the internet, I ...
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What process of Google Chrome to kill to close window from terminal?

Google Chrome usually has 8 to 9 processes running, even though only one window is open. Which one of these processes do I kill to safely close the Google Chrome window? Here is my ps -Af | grep ...
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issue regarding chrome remote desktop in 12.04 LTS

I am using internet through proxy server.I want to insatll app chrome remote Desktop on my Computer but error "An Unexpected error occurred.Please report this problem to the ...
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Ubuntu 13.10 software center pretending to install

I'm rather new to Ubuntu, but I'm not afraid of the command line. I have a fresh install of Ubuntu 13.10, and when I tried to install chrome or skype the software centre goes through all the motions ...
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Google Chrome Installation

How do I install Google Chrome on my Ubuntu 13.10 easily? I had downloaded the file called google-chrome-stable_current_i386.deb from google downloads but it doesnot install using Ubuntu Software ...
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how to restore Session Buddy for Chrom* sessions?

The extension has saved lost of very important browsing sessions. Can I just copy the extension from some folder and paste it into appriopraite folder when needed? If so where is the folder?
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Always start google chrome in full screen [duplicate]

Does anyone know a way to make chrome always start in full screen? (normally it's when you press the button to the top right, you'd find a "full screen button" in the zoom option). Not f11 full ...
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Google Chrome vanished from applications launcher

I just installed Ubuntu yesterday, after using Windows exclusively since 1995. Today I downloaded Google Chrome because that's my favorite web browser. I followed the directions at How to launch a ...
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Chrome extension doesn't work on Ubuntu. Dictionary.com

I had this extension when I was using chrome on windows. When I switched to Ubuntu all extensions and apps synced automatically except this one. When I opened the chrome web store and went to this ...
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Ubuntu update removed Spotiy, Google Chrome, Dropbox and Mullvad

Yesterday I dowloaded an update to 12.04 LT and today I discovered it removed Spotify, Google Chrome, Dropbox and Mullvad. Any easy way to get them back? I don`t want to spend more time on ...
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Chromium message : google api keys are missing and cannot sign in to chromium

I installed Chromium on my Ubuntu 12.04 using sudo add-apt-repository ppa:saiarcot895/chromium-dev sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install chromium-browser Now whenever I run it I get the message ...
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12.04 recognises dual monitors but one screen has a black overlay in the way of everything but the mouse cursor

This has worked fine up until today. The first screen works absolutely fine. The second screen however, is seen by the OS, is visible in the display settings and works absolutely fine in mirror mode. ...
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Java Web Start not detected

I'm trying to get Oracle Java Web start running on google chrome. I followed THIS tutorial and I still can't get it working. I checked my plugins on both Chrome and Firefox and java doesn't appear in ...
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Google-chrome Unity launcher with dpkg-divert [closed]

When I login as root, I cannot run Google-Chrome, because it has a built-in root-user check. I can run Google-Chrome by adding --user-data-dir /root/.config/google-chrome/ to the start script in ...
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Adblock not working in Chrome, recently upgrade to Ubuntu 13.10

Adblock is not blocking ads on youtube. If I move to another tab, the youtube screen goes black and I have to reload the page. I don't know if this is an issue with 13.10, but this just started ...
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Unable to browse internet ssl error

I have Ubuntu 13.10 installed. I have Chrome and Firefox installed, but today I'm getting message SSL Error in Chrome : unable to connect to any web pages. In Firefox there is also some these type ...
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Unbut 12.04 - Problem with Chrome & Chromium since last update

Two days ago, Update Manager said there were several pending updates. Which I didn't check (my bad) and just went for it. Left it updating all night. Next day after rebooting, Gnome Desktop wouldn't ...
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can't watch flash content in lubuntu

i can't watch flash content in firefox. can someone please help me? I am sorry if this has already been addressed, but i have visited numerous forum posts and tried several different things. My ...
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Allowing cookies with Google Chrome is not working

I am trying to access MLB GameDay Audio. When trying to click on that site, I keep getting the popup box to set my browser to accept cookies. I used the Help feature with Google Chrome and cookies ...
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not able to install google chrome

i have tried all the answers on this site but it doesnt help nothing works and it gives this following error: Unpacking google-chrome-stable:i386 (from .../google-chrome-stable_current_i386.deb) ...
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Firefox renders wrong colors

I've got the following problem: I'm developing an website, so while I was testing around I've noticed that firefox and chromium display an css bar in different colors. When I switched between several ...
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Java applet with object - chrome

I downloaded JDK 7 update 51 from official java.com & this was compulsory for my net-banking application. With Firefox, it works fine but in Chrome, it cannot load some windows which are necessary ...
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Chrome is has “Pandora One” description in Launcher and Dash in Ubuntu 13.10

I am running 64-bit 13.10 and google-chrome-stable with Firefox as my default browser. I have installed Pandora One Unity Web App. Whether accessing Chrome from Launcher or Dash, it has a ...
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“Open Containing Folder” In Firefox & Chrome Doesn't Highlight The File In Nautilus

I won't say I am new to Ubuntu, but I have been on and off for several years -- although I find myself on Ubuntu more than on Windows nowadays I still consider myself a newbie. I am currently using ...
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How can you make the system print dialogue default in chrome?

Chrome has its custom feature-limited print dialogue which i always skip in order to use the system print dialogue. Is it possible to make the system print dialogue default?
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Start “chrome” with certain command line parameters?

unfortunately, we have some intranet sites that "insecure" content; thus I really really want to start chrome with "--allow-running-insecure-content". I "locked" chrome to the unity launcher, later ...
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Chrome Locking up Session

I have Ubuntu 12.04 installed, running Gnome 3, and yesterday I installed Pepper Flash. Ever since Chrome has been locking up on different webpages. At first it was strictly Youtube but now it seems ...
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How to install Chrome Dev? [duplicate]

No!!! I want to download chrome dev to get dev version of libpepperflash or whatever it is called now and add it to chromium. Also DO pre "stable" channels add repository auto?* If not what is the ...
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JavaScript Console

I have installed Ubuntu 12.04 on my Acer Aspire One, Model: KAV60 and it works fine. The problem I have is just that every time I write something in Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox a Developer tool ...
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Google Chrome cannot determine or set the default browser

I updated the Google Chrome version, and since Opera has become my default browser. In Google Chrome, under the default browser settings, it just says: "Google Chrome cannot determine or set the ...
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Help, white-screen with youtube on chrome

I'm using 64-bit ubuntu 12.04LTS on my laptop a sony vaio e-series dual-booting it alongside windows 8.1... i use google chrome but my problem is that sometimes when i watch youtube videos when i go ...
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make ctrl+t open a new (chrome) tab when outside of chrome

On Chrome OS it is always possible to open a new tab (or actually browser window) with the Ctrl + t keyboard shortcut. Is it possible to do this in Ubuntu? Simply setting a keyboard shortcut won't ...
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How can I Enable Java on google chrome? [duplicate]

Java is not working on Google Chrome in Ubuntu 12.04. How can I enable it?
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chrome browser packages for armv7a-vfp-neon

I am looking for chromium-codecs-ffmpeg-extra packages(.ipk) for the architecture armv7a-vfp-neon. I was able to find the ipks for armel architecture on the following link: ...
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Google Chrome doesn't install

I've just recently installed Ubuntu alongside Windows using file mount audit. I'm just using a 32 bit Ubuntu and downloaded a 32 bit chrome for it but couldn't install it, I always receive " bad ...
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File type associations gone wild [duplicate]

I have installed Ubuntu 13.10 (Desktop, 64Bit) on different machines. However, after installing the most recent version of Google Chrome browser and wine I do always get a mess with a lot of file type ...
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Can't use wireless internet on 12.04

I have an Acer c7 Chromebook and I installed Ubuntu 12.04 (ChrUbuntu as it calls itself) and the Wi-fi isn't working, I looked through the forums and I was not helped, another thing is my wired ...
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Chrome and Chromium both frequently freezing on a fresh Ubuntu Gnome 13.10 install

I recently installed Ubuntu Gnome 13.10 Since then i experience a lot of issues both with chromium and google-chrome-stable. At about every 3rd launch I get the message 'couldn't log in properly'. ...
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How can I install pepper plugin into chromium that is running from compiled src/out/ directory?

Yesterday after 12 hours of compilation process I managed to compile chromium from source code following this guide https://code.google.com/p/chromium/wiki/LinuxBuildInstructions To my surprize I ...
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Why does Google Chrome not close completely? [closed]

I installed Google Chrome for flash capability. When I try to close it, it appears to close correctly, but two of the three processes in System Monitor remain open. This should not happen. And if ...
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How can I get the old newtab in chrome back? [closed]

The newest stable chrome on Ubuntu has a really degraded newtab page; lots of useful features are now unavailable, like "other devices" and "Recently closed". The search box is not good either. So ...
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Receiving error: no alternatives for mozilla-flashplugin

First of all, I am very new to this and a lot of it looks like martian to me, so please take that into consideration when answering. I am trying to install chrome but i got dependency error... I ...
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Chrome not loading all assets of locally hosted html page

Okay so I have a lamp stack on my local machine (not a vm so blow up not ideal). I have been doing some locally dev work on it lately and this morning when I loaded up my machine and pointed chrome to ...
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Change pdf viewer for downloads in chromium browser

I am using Ubuntu 12.04 and Chromium browser version 32.0.1700.102. When I download pdf files in chromium I get a button in the bottom left corner of the window, like this: If I click the button, ...
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Cannot download Google Chrome for Ubuntu [duplicate]

Is there something wrong with my setup, because when I try to download the 64-bit .deb from Google the process just gets stuck? The spinner spins, but nothing happens. Does it work for you?
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Graphics problem with Lubuntu 13.10 on AMILO Pro v2020

I installed Lubuntu 12.04 and upgraded to 13.10. I noticed that in both Chrome and Firefox Flash causes some very weird artifacts and behaves strangely. Also I am getting EDID checksum error on boot. ...
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How to play Soma.FM on Google Chrome with Ubuntu 12.10

How would I make my Chrome work in order to reproduce Soma.FM? When I visit: http://somafm.com/play/lush instead of starting playing on Chrome, I get a download of a pls file, which when trying to ...
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Chrome menu options not revealed through Ubuntu Unity HUD

I am running Chrome Version 33.0.1750.70 beta and I can't get any menu commands to appear in the Unity HUD. Is there any way to force this or is it up to Google developers to add this into Chrome ...