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How can I install google-chrome-stable on Ubuntu 14.04.3 LTS? [duplicate]

When I'm going to install the Google Chrome,it says on the Ubuntu Software Center that Dependency is not satisfiable: libappindicator1
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Unable to set proxy for Google chrome in Kubuntu 14.04.03?

I have tried to set the proxy in /usr/share/applications/google-chrome.desktop with appending --proxy-server="IP proxy Server:port". but this is not working. Anyone with a solution for this. thanks ...
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Chromium causes high Xorg CPU usage

As said in the title, often Chromium causes a high load because of Xorg using between 50%-90% of CPU. It happens without any evident pattern (maybe it's related to the pinned tabs, but I'm not too ...
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Chrome's select box broken when I'm with two displays Ubuntu 14.04

If I plug a second display to my Ubuntu 14.04, in one of them all the select box in pages open in Google Chrome appear like this: First display The same page opened in the other display appears ...
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Can't drag files from Dolphin to Chrome

Up until a couple of weeks ago, when I would try to drag and drop files from Dolphin (the default File Manager in Kubuntu) to Chrome (e.g., to add to an email or upload a video to youtube), there were ...
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No sound in applications like spotify, firefox and google chrome

I have no sound in applications like spotify, firefox and google-chrome. On chromium on the other hand, my sound works just fine. Can you guys help me out?
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I tried to install google chrome but everytime I get this error failed to download the packages , check your internet connection

Failed to fetch http://archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/libi/libindicator/libindicator7_12.10.2+14.04.20140402-0ubuntu1_amd64.deb Cannot initiate the connection to archive.ubuntu.com:80 ...
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cannot open links with google-chrome [duplicate]

For example, there is a link http://www.google.com in terminal, usually I could right click on the link, select open link to open the link in google-chrome. But now I cannot do this on ubuntu 15.10. ...
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Degrading streaming video performance (Google Chrome and 15.10)

I'm currently running Ubuntu 15.10 and the latest beta of Google Chrome 48.0.2564.48, and whenever I try and stream video through Chrome, performance drops off rapidly. I can start a video, but after ...
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Disable animated glow effect of tabs with new activity

How can one disable the animated glowing of tabs with new activity in Google Chrome for Ubuntu (running 15.04)?
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How to set Okular as internal PDF viewer in Chrome?

How to make Okular the default PDF viewer in Chrome instead of Chrome PDF Viewer? Here goes a few details related to my system: martin@martinpc:~$ google-chrome --version Google Chrome 47.0.2526.106 ...
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ubuntu 14.04 google chrome title bug

amd card (test on HD 7770 and R9 270X) + open driver. sometime title (example a href=.. title=xxx) get this https://poiuty.com/img/b8/5bce35c09daf4c00a62109b0de54feb8.png how fix it?
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Updated to Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, cinnamon settings not found, falling back to default settings

I recently updated my google chrome on the acer computer. My computer then stopped being able to open applications, such as sound or system preferences. I turned off my computer and went to sleep. ...
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ERR_CONNECTION_TIMED_OUT chrome fix

So the issue is that i need to open this website and it isnt loading. The error appearing is the usual This webpage is not available ERR_CONNECTION_TIMED_OUT i can open the website on firefox but i ...
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How can I see the window decoration icon in my Plasma 5 panel?

On Kubuntu 15.10, Chrome apps always show with the Chrome icon in the panel, even if their window decoration has a different icon. Changing the launcher icon also does not change the panel icon, as ...
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Weird focuss loss in browsers

I use Ubuntu 14.04 LTS fully updated and am having a problem with browsers (Chrome Version 46.0.2490.80 (64-bit) and Firefox V43.0... Chromium does not have this problem) Here is how to duplicate: ...
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can't download google chrome

When I try to download the .dep file of google chrome it is keep showing this error message (I have installed chrome afterwards through terminal)
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Segmentation fault in XServer

I have ASUS ZenBook UX305 with i7 CPU and integrated Intel GPU. My system (Ubuntu 15.10) recently started to go back to the login screen after some time active. It is caused by segfault in XServer. ...
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Black Screen during browsing

I was browsing with Chrome on Ubuntu Studio 14.04, and the screen suddenly went black. The computer would not respond to anything, so I had to force shutdown and reboot. After, again when I was using ...
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Can't update Google Chrome in Iran

Google lets users in Iran to download chrome deb from google.com/chrome, however the repo dl.google.com/linux is inaccessible! So running apt-get update and upgrade results in a lot of error ...
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Does changing the login password also change the keyring password?

I use a computer where I'm not the admin, so my password could be changed at any time. My question is, does changing the login password to my account also change the password to the keyring? I don't ...
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14.04 … google chromes eats alt-tab on unity

not sure when that started, but sometimes, when google chrome is running ... alt-tab does no longer show the application switcher. Pressing alt-tab will still switch to another application, but the ...
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Bad Youtube video quality on Ubuntu 14.04 with NVIDIA card

I am running Ubuntu 14.04 with an NVIDIA GTX 960 and the latest drivers. When I watch HD video on Youtube it has really poor quality, while HD videos from disk look normal with VLC. Tested it with ...
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Google chrome is not launching in ubuntu 14.04. Please help

Google chrome is not launching in ubuntu 14.04. Please help arpan@arpan-945GCM-S2L:~$ google-chrome --2015-12-25 21:52:22-- https://clients2.google.com/cr/report Resolving clients2.google.com ...
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Thunderbird opening links in Chrome starts a new version!

Chrome is set to my default browser. I am on 15.10. When I click on a link in TB it opens a second version of chrome...but does not go to the link page! If I make FF the default or Chromium the ...
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Google Chrome password

I have not used Ubuntu in a few years, the reason is that I use SketchUp and there is no version for linux base. Also I have a Sound Blaster ZXR DBPro sound card and it doesn't work. Soon, I ...
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Everything has 100% processor usage

As the title says, almost everything I try to run has near 100% cpu usage. Steam, Chrome, Spotify for example. I'm not sure, but i think this is caused by my graphics card and/or driver, I have ...
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Chrome Running Slow

Google Chrome, a web browser built for speed, simplicity, and security, runs terribly slow if I leave Chrome on for a several hours. It's like it is using a lot of memory though it is not. Tabs are ...
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Netflix still not working after Chrome update [duplicate]

Chrome Version 47.0.2526.106 (64-bit), Ubuntu 15.10. Guys, I cannot stream Netflix content on Chrome. Netflix page keeps indicating that I should install that microsoft silverlight plugin thing. Any ...
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How to enable global menu support in Chrome in XUbuntu?

I have installed XUbuntu and TopMenu XFCE extension for it to reproduce the original Ubuntu global menu experience. I have also managed to make Mozilla Firefox work with it easily but it still is ...
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Ubuntu automatically logs out

Since the 15.10 Update, Ubuntu sometimes logs out automatically. It always happens while Chrome is opened, but not every time Chrome is opened. I couldn't figure out a pattern. Does anyone else have ...
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To install google-chrome-stable, these items must be removed:

I try to install Google Chrome, but I can't do it because they asked me to remove those items. How can I remove the items To install google-chrome-stable, these items must be removed: The web ...
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Google Chrome does not open links from other applications [duplicate]

When I click on links in mails or Twitter, my default browser, which is Google Chrome, opens, but it always only displays the Google Chrome welcome page, not the link. I found that this is set in my ...
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Don't see chrome in ubuntu even after installing it

I installed chrome and ran it. Then when I restarted computer it doesn't show up in the list of applications. How can I fix this? I am using ubuntu 14.04 LTS
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Chrome/chromium very slow after idle in ubuntu 15.10

I have this pretty strange problem with both chrome and chromium browser. While working with them they are perfectly fine and fast browsers, but if I leave my PC idle for some time like 10+ minutes ...
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Can't set default browser to chrome

I can't set my default browser to chrome. Chrome isn't listed in the menu where you can choose default browsers in settings. Reinstalling didn't help, using chrome's own functionality to set itself ...
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Enable chrome remote connections hangs on Ubuntu 15.10

I have installed this: https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/chrome-remote-desktop/gbchcmhmhahfdphkhkmpfmihenigjmpp?hl=en on my Ubuntu 15.10 box on an internal LAN. When I select to share the ...
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Google Chrome using on Ubuntu 15.10 cause random black screen with logout

At work I daily use an HP Compaq Elite 8300 (Intel i7), with Ubuntu Desktop, Eclipse and Netbeans for develop linux embedded software, Java EE application and HTML/Javascript solution, and as browser ...
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Chrome opens all google services in incognito

Since I updated Chrome to 47.0.2526.80, it opens all Google services in incognito tab. Is this a bug or is there a new setting to disable this?
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Poor video performance in Firefox

I'd like to try to switch back from Chrome to Firefox, but there is an issue that makes it impossible. When I play any video with Firefox it works very slow and quality worse than in Chrome. For ...
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Is there a way to stop Google Chrome from saving passwords into Gnome Keyring?

I have lots of passwords in Chrome which are stored within the Gnome Keyring. Is there an way to stop Chrome from doing that? My keyring file is very large by now and full with web passwords, i dont ...
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chrome icon is missing in chrome application

I have managed to install Google Chrome and it is functioning well but the icon is missing. It is just showing a document icon on the application. How can I fix this?
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Does ubuntu 14.04 still have desktop web app integration?

I remember a while back I could integrate web apps into ubuntu. This doesn't seem possible anymore. Chrome or firefox do not prompt me anymore (perhaps I said no to this prompt once?) and I can't ...
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Flash stops responding on some websites in latest Chrome in Ubuntu 14.04

I have a problem with Flash not responding on some websites. One such website is http://www.webupd8.org. The page will freeze for a second or two, and then a message that says "Flash has stopped ...
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Ubuntu 15.10 - Shockwave crash

I'm on ubuntu 15.10 and shockwave crashes for some videos. It seems to be mostly on ad based content, I can run pandora all day without an issue. Installing an ad blocker helped a little but I'd ...
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get an error trying to install google chrome

I'm getting an error after installing Google Chrome. When I try to do sudo apt-get update I get this error: W: Failed to fetch http://dl.google.com/linux/chrome/deb/dists/stable/Release.gpg Bad ...
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Have installed chrome on Ubuntu. However cannot find where to run it [duplicate]

The installer says chrome has been installed. It does not show up in Software Center.
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Can I just delete Chromium without hurting my Chrome application / program at all?

I get the basic premise that one can be added to or made custom from user to user. I ask only because I am simply just an average user who views online videos, i.e.: Netflix or YouTube. I have for ...
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Wget giving 403 error

I am trying to download a mp4 file from www.dayt.se. I used Inspect Element feature of Chrome to get the url of the video file. I can download the file with that URL on Chrome. But I get the 403 ...
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Ubuntu slows after a day of use

I installed Ubuntu on my laptop a few weeks ago and I've noticed that after a day of use it's noticeably slower than when I boot it up in the morning. I'm doing web development so I'm using PyCharm, ...