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Chromium and chrome Store passwords in three ways: GNOME Keyring KWallet 4 plain text Chromium chooses which store to use automatically, based on your desktop environment. Passwords stored in GNOME Keyring or KWallet are encrypted on disk, and access to them is controlled by dedicated daemon software. Passwords stored in plain text are not encrypted. ...


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It's a lightweight browser, so is quick to start up: It takes me 54 seconds for chrome to load, and just 3 for "Ubuntu Web Browser" to load. It is a desktop link, straight to the page you want. Admittedly, you can do exactly the same thing with Google Chrome (Options -> More Tools -> Application Shortcuts) so that's fairly redundant - although ...


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You don't need to uninstall/reinstall the browser. To delete the settings for a given user, you must delete the config folder for that user (placed in its home, as a hidden folder, thus the . at the start of the name). You may delete that folder using the terminal or you may open the home folder in Nautilus and press Ctrl+H to show the hidden files and ...


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Execute these commands in terminal : sudo apt-get remove chromium --purge rm -rf ~/.config/chromium rm -rf ~/.cache/chromium sudo rm -rf /etc/chromium


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The latest version of Opera 27 is only for 64-bit systems. If you want to use Opera you should choose an older version: Opera 12.16 download link for 32-bit Linux Safari doesn't have Linux version.You cannot run it natively in Ubuntu.


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You can change the priority with: sudo update-alternatives --install /usr/bin/x-www-browser x-www-browser google-chrome-stable <priority_as_integer> Example: before $ sudo update-alternatives --config x-www-browser There are 2 choices for the alternative x-www-browser (providing /usr/bin/x-www-browser). Selection Path ...


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You can obtain a full list of browsers in the repos by searching for what "provides" the www-browser task. That is most simple with aptitude: aptitude search '~Pwww-browser' The list current from my computer (which has some PPAs —notably Chrome— installed) stands at: arora, chimera2, chromium-browser, dillo, dwb, elinks, epiphany-browser, firefox, ...


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Below two versions of a script to autohide the launcher when an application's window is maximized. The scripts are tested on 14.04 / 14.10 The differences The first version is a "general" version, it makes the launcher autohide whenever a window of any application is maximized. The second one makes the launcher autohide, but only on applications that you ...


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Here you go guys. Tested on my Ubuntu 14.04 with original Unity environment. Hope someone appreciate my little work... It's suitable for one browser window #!/bin/bash ## Tested with Ubuntu 14.04 Unity ## Auto hide Unity Launcher when web browser is maximized ## wmctrl is required: sudo apt-get install wmctrl ## ~pba ## Change value of "key" to the ...


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Same thing happened with me a while ago with my ubuntu 14.04 gnome, and got no particular answer from the community. What I did, After successful installation of adobe-flashplugin package, when I looked for flash plugin(which is libflashplayer.so) in mozilla plugin directory (/usr/lib/mozilla/plugins/) it wasn't there. So I copied the plugin from ...


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Facebook mainly uses the Facebook Like buttons installed on the web pages you visit to track where you went and are. This button injects an iframe that stores cookies on your computer, and cross references all the web pages you visit. To prevent this, I'd recommend the Adblock Extension, which, alongside blocking advertising on the pages you visit, has an ...


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Using two different browsers could partially help. But I remember reading about non-Facebook users getting tracked by Facebook on third-party sites. They probably just wait for you to log in. It's better than nothing, but just do a mistake once and they got you ;) Once they have the connection between your second browser and your account, they can always ...


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You can keep your command as is and change the way applications are getting automatic focus by changing the following settings. Open a terminal and type: dconf write /org/compiz/profiles/unity/plugins/core/focus-prevention-level 0 To restore the initial behaviour: dconf write /org/compiz/profiles/unity/plugins/core/focus-prevention-level 1


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Currently, Ubuntu touch phones are for early adopters that want hardware to develop and test new applications themselves … It has most features that most phones have as well and some features that none have, but if you want Skype, MySQL, VLC, VNC, FireFox, … from the standard repositories, roll up your sleeves and start adapting them and publish them ...


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Install the Kparts Plugins As per this german wiki page the kparts-plugins can be used. You need have the universe repository activated. Then issue the following command in a terminal sudo apt-get install kpartsplugin Beware that if you don't have the KDE-Desktop installed already, on a Ubuntu 14.04 those packages will be installed with the ...


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Kindly suggest you to follow these steps and let me know if it works ? Google Chrome users can remove Ask search apps quickly by going to Chrome Settings, clicking the Extensions tab, and then removing the Ask Toolbar extension by clicking the trash can icon next to the search app extension. Mozilla Firefox users can remove Ask search apps by going to ...


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System-wide change The default browser is determined by the x-www-browser alternative. In order to add the Tor browser to the list of available options, you have to run this command: sudo update-alternatives --install /usr/bin/x-www-browser x-www-browser /path/to/torbrowser/executable 1 Then, you need to select it as the default by using sudo ...


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Sometimes, it has to be solved with MTU size of Ethernet. Follow these steps: Open up System Settings. Go to Network in the Hardware section. Select Wired in the list (which is active connection in my case, maybe another in your case). Click Options button in the bottom of the right side window. In the Ethernet tab, modify the MTU size to 1460 and click ...


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The simplest way is to move the welcome page. Two things: Apache on Ubuntu 14.04 uses /var/www/html/ directory by default, so you can either start using that directory or change the Apache configuration to use /var/www. The default page is /var/www/html/index.html. Rename it to something else, like /var/www/html/apache-welcome.html.


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As far as I understoond, any browser suits you. So I would recommend you Pentadactyl – an extension for Firefox. Besides vi-like keybindings for browsing / navigation and lots of attendant features, it also provides both possibilities, you’ve asked. External editor for textareas and textboxes, which is GVim by default, can be launched by <C-i>. ...


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the installation gonna be like this $ sudo add-apt-repository ppa:webupd8team/tor-browser $ sudo apt-get update $ sudo apt-get install tor-browser open the tor browser look for app named : tor-browser


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The following can be found in the Software Centre. They can also be installed with apt-get. Only the free ones have screenshots, and they were the only ones I tested. All the others I gave a rating out of 5. Summary: The top 3 browsers (in my opinion) are Chromium (and Google Chrome), Firefox and Midori. Chromium Command line is chromium-browser ...


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I upgraded to Ubuntu 14.04 from 12.04 a few days ago. The problem I noticed between Eclipse(Kepler) and Ubuntu 14.04 is that the Internal Web Browser of Eclipse was disabled. The trick was to install libwebkitgtk-1.0.0. Ubuntu 14.04 comes with libwebkitgtk-3.0.0 preinstalled which is incompatible with SWT which is used by Eclipse. sudo apt-get ...


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On Ubuntu 14.04 Open All Settings. Click on Details under System. On the next window, click on Default Applications. Choose your desired browser.


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With the Ubuntu Touch OTA-4 update released, the browser now has a privacy mode and some privacy options (clear cache and clear Browsing history) which are very welcome.


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Normally in Ubuntu the packages that you can install directly via command line (sudo apt-get install <package>) or software center has the .deb format. Here all the dependencies will be automatically fixed, so you don't need to worry about anything just use the command line or software center to install a package, the package manager will take the ...


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Try to disable GPU acceleration on settings board. To fix it: go to settings. search for "acceleration" on the search box. clear the check box on the "Use hardware acceleration when available." restart it. It is bug in chromium. you can see here.


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First, CLOSE FIREFOX before running these commands !!! open a terminal and type the following commands one by one. sudo add-apt-repository ppa:pipelight/stable sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install --install-recommends pipelight-multi sudo pipelight-plugin --update pipelight-plugin --enable silverlight This will install silverlight in firefox and not ...


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Due to Google/Youtube policies and restrictions to some softwares API, the videos from services like VEVO etc. cannot be played currently. Other videos should play as asual. Update Since recent versions of SMPlayer has got the ability to update Youtube code just navigate to "Help" --> "Update Youtube code". Now you can search and play any video.


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A text file can be read by apache and will be read and displayed by it, you can still save the file with the browser, though. Try again, with another ending like text.zip. Doesn't even need to be a real zip, changing the ending will change the behaviour. On a personal note: Make sure to secure your server with .htaccess and a user/password combination if ...



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