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Most shortcuts in other systems also apply: Ctrl + TAB = next tab Ctrl + Shift + TAB = previous tab Ctrl + T = new tab Ctrl + W = close tab Ctrl + Shift + T = reopen last closed tab


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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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In addition to the answers already given: Ctrl+PgUp and Ctrl+PgDn should also work to switch tabs forth and back.


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In Chrome and Firefox both we have to press Ctrl+ Number E.g. If you want to go to the tab then you have to press Ctrl+3 You can also use Alt instead of Ctrl - i.e. Alt+3.


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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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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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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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Using the Tor Browser Bundle via PPA, the simplest way. Tor Browser Bundle is a web browser based on Firefox ESR (Firefox with extended support), configured to protect users' privacy and anonymity by using Tor and Vidalia, tools that come bundled with it. The bundle also includes 4 Firefox extensions: TorButton, TorLauncher, NoScript and ...


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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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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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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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Check which version of elinks you have. elinks -version ELinks 0.12pre6 #Not the version that supports ECMAScript The article "Building eLinks Text-based Web Browser with (Some Sort of) JavaScript Support" describes how to get javascript configured in elinks. It notes that the resulting version of elinks still doesn't work with lots of web pages, ...


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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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The easiest solution is probably to use SmoothWheel Add-ons for Firefox. This Add-ons gives extended options to customize your scrolling experience, by controlling the step size and speed of scrolling. Have a look at screenshot below. The default setting is somewhat smoother than before installing the Add-ons, but likely too fast for what you want. Try ...


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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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.mozilla/firefox directory contains the settings and extensions. Here's output of mine: $ ls .mozilla/firefox/b1ygiwi1.default/ | head addons.json addons.sqlite* blocklist.xml bookmarkbackups/ cert8.db* cert_override.txt* compatibility.ini* content-prefs.sqlite* cookies.sqlite* cookies.sqlite-shm* The other directory actually contains different ...


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It's a Flash problem, not a Firefox problem… I use the following workaround (this is not a solution, maybe someone else will have a better idea, but in the mean time, it'll help): Note the time you're stuck in the video Do a hard refresh Ctrl+F5 Play the video again and click on the time just before you had the problem. This seems to work in 90% of all ...


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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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You can use Yet Another Smooth Scrolling extension for Firefox: https://addons.mozilla.org/ru/firefox/addon/yet-another-smooth-scrolling/?src=api Then it is pretty easy to customize scroll options for both keyboard and mousewheel. Go to the extensions' preferences and choose a stepsize of keyboard or mouse depending on the font of your browser. (For me 22 ...


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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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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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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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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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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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