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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 ...
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menubar visible pipelight on secondray screen

First of all, here is my setup : Ubuntu 13.04 on a laptop, main display is the laptop screen, secondary display is my tv Chrome Pipelight (microsoft silverlight running through wine) a silverlight ...
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How to avoid chromium-browser to redirect me to ubuntu.com?

I have a small problem, I installed Ubuntu 13.10 some days ago, and I also installed chromium-browser and each time I try to run chromium-browser it redirects me to ubuntu.com. I have restored ...
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Unable to select Chrome updates on Ubuntu 12.04

I own two machines, both of which are running Ubuntu 12.04. I use Google Chrome on both. A Google Chrome update is available, and it appears in the Update Manager. However, I cannot select the ...
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Page titles disapeared from chrome tabs after upgrading to 13.10

After upgrading my Ubuntu to 13.10, Chrome is not showing titles of websites in tabs (only favicons). Any idea whats wrong?
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Global menu not working in 13.10

After upgrading to 13.10 the global menu doesn't show for some applications like Terminal and Chrome. Is this a bug or is it normal? Thanks in advance.
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Google Sync brings back Login Keyring from previous distro: How to remove?

I previously had Ubuntu 12.04 and had my Login Keyring set to a password that I don't remember and am not able to guess. I changed my Linux version to Mint 15 Cinnamon recently, but everytime I sync ...
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google-chrome install/upgrading failed in ubuntu 13.04 [duplicate]

if i try to install, this shows up: sudo apt-get install google-chrome-stable Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done Some packages could not ...
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How do I fix unsatisfied dependency and install Chrome in 13.10? [duplicate]

When I try to install chrome I get the error message dependency is not satisfiable: lib32gcc1 (>= 1.4.1.1). What do I do to install chrome (version 30.0.1599.101-1)?
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zoom extensions not working in chrome since upgrade to 13.10 [duplicate]

Recently made the upgrade from 13.04 to 13.10 and now some of my favorite extensions in chrome aren't working including smart zoom: ...
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When shut down lubuntu 13.10 google chrome doesnt reopen sites

When i am shutting down lubuntu 13.10 with google chrome running, then after starting my lubuntu, google chrome says that wasn't properly closed and i have to be refreshed to open last opened sites. ...
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Unable to install google chrome in ubuntu12.04 via “google-chrome-stable_current_i386.deb”

after typing the command " sudo dpkg -i google-chrome-stable_current_i386.deb " The follwing error occurs. How can I fix this? Can somebody help me. Please...!! ...
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while installing google-chrome-stable -i386.deb?

While updating it told to try running apt-get -f install. On doing this i'm facing the following error: Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done ...
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Ubuntu randomly freezes watching videos on youtube using chrome [on hold]

After upgrading, my computer will randomly freeze up completely while watching videos on Youtube. So far it's only doing this with Chrome. When I run Chrome via the terminal and go to Youtube, I get ...
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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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Protected Videos not Playing Ubuntu 13.10 (Amazon Prime)

I am unable to play Amazon Prime videos with the Chrome/Firefox browser. I've tried deleting the Flash folder and re-installed the OS. Ubuntu 13.10 Flash Version: flashplugin-installer ...
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Installing Chrome on Ubuntu 13.10 [duplicate]

Installing Chrome on 13.10 results in an unmet dependency error. This is due to some unnecessary dependencies having crept in, documented elsewhere. Other than waiting for google to fix it, the ...
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Chrome home page is set to an unwanted website, how do I change it?

When I use Chrome and go to a page, automatically and without doing anything, it goes to a redirect to the page repelis.tv and then to recpelis.com. What can I do? Now I'm using Firefox, but I prefer ...
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Installing Google Chrome in Ubuntu 13.10 Error [How-To] [closed]

Install Google Chrome in Google website, double click the downloaded file, opened up in Ubuntu Software Centre, when I click Install, on the left besides install button it says "only install this file ...
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All chromium extensions throw errors since update to 13.10 [closed]

Since updating to 13.10 all chromium extensions generate errors: chrome.extension is not available: 'extension' is not allowed for specified context type content script, extension page, web page, ...
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Using chrome until dependencies fixed

I am having the same challenge as found here: Google Chrome Update won't install due to unmet dependencies. This was encountered from trying to upgrade my system through the update manager. I do ...
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Window decoration and multi touch problems on cold boot

Not sure whether this has been answered, but I haven't been able to find it, so if someone knows where the relevant thread is, please do direct me to it. This morning, Ubuntu froze when I opened a ...
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Caffeine and chrome flash

I have xscreensaver and caffeine working fine for things I've added to the list but the screensaver still comes up when watching youtube in fullscreen on chrome. I have the activate for flash box ...
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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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Google Chrome update won't install due to unmet dependencies

There was an update for Google Chrome today, and it wasn't installable due to unresolved dependencies. How can I correct this?
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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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How to launch google-chrome/chromium application shortcut in fullscreen/kiosk mode

I'm trying to boot a chrome application shortcut in full screen (kiosk mode). Launching as an application shortcut is straightforward by appending the command --app=http://website.com. But the ...
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Youtube showing horizontal lines when full screen in google chrome

First, im new in ubuntu so please bear with me. My google chrome shows strange behavior when playing youtube videos in full screen mode. There will be some horizontal white lines, which is exactly ...
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Make backspace go back in chrome [duplicate]

I just started dual booting ubuntu 12.04 lts recently and so far the only thing I don't like is when in chrome the backspace doesn't go to the previous page like it did in windows. How do I change ...
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How to recover lost Google Chrome icons after deletion of the configuration?

I had deleted google-chrome configuration (sudo rm -r ~/.config/google-chrome) and uninstalled google chrome. After re-installing it I noticed that the extension are not working and there icons are ...
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How do I get Chrome App launcher in Ubuntu? [closed]

I am a little confused on how to get the Chrome App Launcher. You should get it at this link, but I can't: https://chrome.google.com/webstore/launcher. Can anyone help? or can anyone suggest an app in ...
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Google Chrome profile error

Whenever i right-click the launcher and choose "New Window" or click a link outside of Chrome a new window opens up with the following message: Your profile could not be opened correctly. ...
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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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Install firefox, chrome or update Ubuntu [closed]

All I want is to install either chrome or firefox on my machine. It is running Ubuntu 9.04 I cannot update Ubuntu or Firefox. Help!
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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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Chrome and Catalyst - no tab text

I just installed Ubuntu, updated, installed AMD proprietary drivers (for my Radeon HD6870) and noticed that some (most) of the tabs in Google Chrome don't have text, only the favicon. My first idea ...
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Webapps on Chrome - not Chromium - with Ubuntu 13.04

I've been trying to find some info on this, but I only got very confusing or old pages. I simply would like to know if I can use the webapps on my Chrome (version 29.0.1547.76) with Ubuntu 13.04
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Chrome on Ubuntu 13.04: click to select url in address bar. How to achieve this?

Chrome on Ubuntu 13.04: click to select url in address bar. How to achieve this? Default behavior in Windows is that it selects the complete url after one single left click. While the same is not ...
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Hide topbar while using Google Chrome

How to hide top bar (which includes buttons like clock, battery meter, etc ) on ubuntu 13.04 while using Google Chrome. Same feature can be seen on Sublime Text 2 when we use full screen mode (F11) ...
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Ubuntu 13.04 random crashes

I'm having a problem which seems to get worse as time goes on. I'm having random crashes (image links at the bottom), It used to happen about once a week or so, but now it happens a few times a day. ...
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Google Chrome opens two tabs when opened

When I open Chrome it opens two tabs (both the home screen) instead of just one. How do I reduce this to one tab? I am using Ubuntu 12.04
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Automatically kill Chrome processes that exceed RAM limits

I've sought advice from similar threads here, and I'm either not reading them correctly, or my brain is currently fried. My Prior Reading: Automatically kill a process if it exceeds a given amount ...
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How to make backspace work in Google Chrome

My girl friend has just switched to Ubuntu on her laptop (Yay!), but she complains about backspace not going back in history in Google Chrome. I know that in Firefox you can change the ...
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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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Debug Flash 11.8 applications on Ubuntu

Is it really not possible to install a debugger version of Flash player 11.8 on Ubuntu? I'm developing a Flash application on FDT, and I installed the latest Flash Debugger version from the Adobe ...
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Cursor is not changing when hovers on links while browsing in Kubuntu 13.04

Tested it in Chrome and Firefox - the cursor completely ignores the CSS cursor property on all sites, For example, on hovering over a link it appear as regular arrow. I am using the default KDE cursor ...
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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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Google Maps hang my ubuntu

System hang after sometimes scrolling the map and zoom in-out. I tried different browser, chrome and firefox and the result was the same. I need to hardly shutdown my system and restart ubuntu to fix ...