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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Java plugin for Chrome

I have read the following: Installing Chrome Java Plugin Java plugins are not detected after upgrading and finally: https://productforums.google.com/forum/#!topic/chrome/FnQ4zb3VPbQ Which states ...
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m17n input not recognized by chrome

I am having a problem with a m17n input, m17n:wijesekera to be exact. The input is recognized by all applications except google-chrome There is a small issue starting google-chrome on my workstation ...
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About blank pages opening alone on chrome

Since a few weeks, google chrome opens blank pages several times per minute, without any obvious reason. If I were using windows, I would think it comes from a virus, but that's way less likely with ...
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Google Chrome opens wrong

When I open Google Chrome on Ubuntu 13.10, it opens a new window on a different launcher icon (I have Chrome in my Launcher pinned) and the title of the window is a tab that I don't even have open ...
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Chrome not accepting US international with dead keys keyboard 14.04

Using 14.04 with keyboard selected as 'US international with dead keys' as my keyboard layout option, (so that I may use characters from other languages) and the system accepts text input as you would ...
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Screen emulation is not available on this page

I just updated google-chrome-stable to version 32.0.1700.77 in my Ubuntu 13.04. I tried to use this renamed feature, now called screen emulation, so I set the resolution to different values, but all ...
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Some letters in some languages are not displayed correctly in xfce in Google Chrome's tabs and omnibar

Google chrome's tabs cannot display some letters of some languages. This screenshot takes Arabic as an example. The page itself has no problems at all. The tabs, however, cannot display the ...
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Chrome bookmarks on Unity

I've tried lots of things to delete one bookmark from Unity but I can't do it. It's annoying because when I open Chrome, this "Application" replaces my Chrome. I don't know how to delete this. Please ...
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Chrome embed VLC Player couldn't playback MP4

I trying to embed vlc player in chrome to playback mp4 video, but with no success. What I did: 1) Installed VLC player sudo apt-get install vlc. 2) Visit chrome://plugins, disabled VLC ...
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Libreoffice and Chrome crash when showing dialog box (insert, save, open) (Ubuntu 14.04)

I'm upgrading my 12.04 to 14.04, after that everytime I want to insert image in Libreoffice, or saving pdf from chrome or opening "customize and control" in Chrome, the software is always crashed. ...
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14.04 Google Chrome Audio Playback Issues

So after about an hour trying to find a solution for this problem, I've had no luck. The issue: Audio playback in Google Chrome is way too fast/high pitched/choppy. Steps I've taken to try and fix ...
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How do I display google chrome's menus in xubuntu? I can't find them

I can't file the "File Edit View..." menus in google chrome in xfce (xubuntu)! How do I display them or where are they? ...I'm surprised I'm asking such a question XD
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How can I hide Chrome apps from the Unity Dash?

It annoys me that Chrome dumps all the Chrome apps that are installed into the Unity dash (note: I mean APPS, not the shortcuts you can install). I have tried to use Alacarte to hide the Chrome Apps ...
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How do I get Chrome App launcher? [closed]

I was reading this article. I'm a little confused on how to get the Chrome App Launcher. They put a link, but it goes nowhere. Can anyone help? Or can anyone suggest an app in the Ubuntu software ...
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How to update Java and Adobe Flash on Ubuntu 14.04? [closed]

So whenever I try to use a site where I need Adobe Flash or Java it tells me to update to latest version or try to install Chrome it does not let me. With Chrome it says selecting previously ...
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Maximize error with chrome and blender under Gnome 3

Images say a 1000 words: This happens after I maximize the window, the content of the window is moved a little to the right. This only happens with chrome and blender (didn't happen with older ...
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Sound lost in Chrome (and only Chrome)

I suddenly lost sound in Ubuntu Chrome (no more YouTube, or Spotify, or SoundCloud sound or any other in Chrome). All other apps such as Firefox or VLC work fine. There are a bunch of nice tips at ...
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How do I update the IcedTea Plugin on 12.10?

Whenever I open up the page http://www.runescape.com/game.ws? in google chrome I get the notice, "IcedTea was blocked because it is out of date" and gives me the two options of updating it or running ...
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Force Chrome/Chromium to use Adwaita Dark theme

Is there a way to force Chrome/Chromium to use Adwaita Dark theme? Using Ubuntu Gnome 14.04. I've managed to force Qt and every other apps to use Dark theme (by changing gtk-css), but I can't figure ...
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Fake UserTrust.com Certificates in Chrome?

I was trying to install a SSL certificate, when I digged into Chrome Settings and looked at the installed ones (servers tab). Those are marked as Not Safe, and they are related to mail.google.com, ...
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Compose not functioning in Chrome 35+

Since ver. 35 of Google Chrome web-browser Compose key (right Ctrl in my case) doesn't function at all. Works perfectly well in other apps. For now I downgrade my Chrome to ver. 34 and Compose works ...
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Unity Lens Google Chrome Icon Will Not Go Away

I was watching a youtube video, and quit chrome. For some reason, chrome saved itself as the youtube video name as in instead of Google Chrome, it is saved on the unity lens as "Three Main reasons War ...
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Installing Chrome Java Plugin

I've been trying to install the Java plugin for Chrome for a couple hours now, and I figured it was time to ask people with more experience. I can't seem to get it working. My current Java version is ...
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YouTube Videos are flickering on Chrome

I am using a Lenovo IdeaPad U430p with Ubutu 14.04 LTS. There is a GeForce GT 730M built in and there are also some drivers available: NVIDIA binary driver - version 331.38 from nvidia-331 ...
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Google Chrome “Flickering”

I am having a problem with Google Chrome on Ubuntu 12.10 64. On about 20-30% of web sites the page comes up and starts "flickering". It seems like there is a different or partial rendering of the ...
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How can I play asx files from chrome?

Is it possible to play asx files from Google Chrome on Ubuntu 14.04? I am trying to play this station, but without any success. Instead of streaming the station, an asx file is downloaded. However, ...
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Chrome browser problem in xubuntu 14.04

I installed Xubuntu 14.04 and when i downloaded and installed google chrome after updating database chrome gets fonts like this:
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Can I put two chrome (different users) on my launcher?

I think this is a simple question. On Windows, Google Chrome has the option to create shortcut on desktop for each chrome user. For example, I have my personal Google Account and I also have my ...
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Tabs in fullscreen Chrome/Chromium

I love Chrome and Chromium, but when I go full screen, I can't get to my other tabs anymore, which I can with Firefox. So my questions are: Am I alone or is this universal? Is there a fix? Is ...
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My Unity is crashing on Ubuntu 14.04

I updated a week ago to Ubuntu 14.04 and a few days ago Unity started crashing. The launcher and the panel won't even react visually. The installation is almost vanilla. The only modifications ...
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One AMD CPU core is always at 100% load while Chrome is just displaying a blank page

Chrome and Chromium (just open a blank tab) consumes 100% of one CPU. Now I am on Firefox and it works well. (But I like Chrome) $ uname -a Linux x 3.13.0-30-generic #55-Ubuntu SMP Fri Jul 4 ...
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Unable to play FIFA videos, StarSports Videos on Firefox 30 (Ubuntu 14.04 64 bit)

I am using FF 30 on Ubuntu 14.04. I installed flash and youtube is working fine. However some videos from some sites aren't playing - Foot ball videos (FIFA) and Cricket videos (Starsports) etc. Just ...
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Chromium/Chrome not working in Ubuntu 14.04

I have just installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS to my Dell Inspiron with Intel Core i7. Everything is OK except the Chromium. I completed the installation successfully from the Software Center. However when I ...
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How to fix: running Skype (or other apps) effects Chrome GPU process crash?

I've read over the net that this is a common issue, however not necessarily connected to Skype or AMD. The issue being Chrome GPU process crash = slower net browsing. chrome://gpu Log Messages ...
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System freezes posibly because of google-chrome?

I know there are similar questions, but none refer to the way I go about it. Freezes are not regular and I can't reproduce them. When it does happen, it usually completely freezes for about 10 ...
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How do I write accents & foreign characters within Chrome?

I'm using Google Chrome as my default browser in Ubuntu 14.04. Everything was working fine but after a Chrome update I stoped being able to write accents with my keyboard - for example I'm unable to ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Google Chrome Broken

I'm running Ubuntu 14.04 and Chrome seems to have broken with no way out. I was fiddling with the command line flags, and I activated something that I did not want. I disabled it and restarted the ...
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Problem installing google chrome

I went to the google chrome website and downloaded the 64 bit .deb package from the site, after it downloads and opens the software center, when I click the install button it starts to install then it ...
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Ace Stream P2p Multimedia Plug-in Missing in chrome://plugins

Ace Stream P2P Multimedia Plug-in Missing in chrome://plugins Screenshot: http://i.imgur.com/84Qk1Bh.png I have installed sudo apt-get install acestream-full I did everything like here: ...
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Use The Google Chrome 21 Flash Plugin in Firefox in Ubuntu 12.04

I see several link for doing this : Can I use the same built in flash library from Chrome in Firefox? http://helpdeskgeek.com/how-to/use-the-google-chrome-flash-plugin-in-firefox-in-ubuntu/ But ...
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Chrome Remote Desktop (beta)

Chrome just launched the Chrome Remote Desktop (beta) for linux. The instructions are provided here: https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/1649523?hl=en I don't understand this part: Find the ...
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Chrome youtube videos logging me out

Pretty much a Ubuntu novice, currently running 64-bit AMD Ubuntu 12.04 with Cinnamon 2.0.14 Over the past couple months I've been getting logged out while viewing videos, typically youtube. Seems ...
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Can not reach bitbucket.org from browser

I can not load bitbucket.org in the browser(both FF and chrome).When i ping i get the right answer: PING bitbucket.org (131.103.20.167) 56(84) bytes of data. 64 bytes from 131.103.20.167: icmp_seq=1 ...
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Can't install google chrome on Ubuntu 12.04

The termial say's package google-chrome-stable needs to be reinstalled but can't find it in the archives. What do I need to do? I keep getting errors.
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Issues with sound when running program as different user than login-user

I aliased google-chrome and whitelisted myself in sudoers so now when I type sudo chrome it runs sudo -u chromeuser -i google-chrome &. (For reasons outlined below) Since all other users besides ...
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google-chrome starts a new session when I click a link

When I click a link in a terminal window (like when I'm using trn or mutt) or in the Quassel IRC client, instead of creating a new window or tab in the existing Google Chrome session, it creates a new ...
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No sound in Chrome when playing YouTube videos and mp3s under Ubuntu 14.04 [closed]

Using Google Chrome, YouTube videos load but there is no sound. Playing mp3s in the browser also don't have sound. Outside of Chrome, sounds works as expected. I've tried removing and reinstalling ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 and google Chrome with touchscreen, no left click

I am using the Latest version of chrome with 64bit 14.04 running on my Sony Vaio Tab Duo 11. I am trying to use the touchscreen and everything looks great, scrolling is very nice, i can swipe to go ...
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In guest session, Google Chrome won't start and hibernation is missing in menu

In guest session, hibernate missing in menu and Google Chrome won't start from dash. I have enabled hibernation, as it works without problems. When I click on Chrome icon from Dash, nothing happens. ...
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How to set CLI flags for Google Chrome?

Where can I set CLI flags for Google Chrome on Unity?