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How can I disable guest mode in Brave?

I want to stop being able to bypass extensions, I saw Can I disable Chrome browser's Guest Mode? but it seems like it is not the same in Brave browser.
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Browsers doesn't clean history on exit

I’m new to GNU/Linux and Ubuntu. I’m currently running Ubuntu Budgie 21.04. I have problems with browsers. Normally I use brave and clear data on exit doesn't clear history and other stuff on exit. I ...
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Snapcraft removed all my data without --purge

I was told that I can re-install an app safely using snap remove brave and then snap install brave without losing the app data, so long as you don't add --purge. So this is what I did. During the ...
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Brave Browser not showing ads

I just started using Ubuntu 20.10 a few days ago. I have been browsing with the Brave Browser and have been very active. Yet, I have not received a single ad yet. Is anyone having this problem? I ...
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When I open Brave browser in 20.10 and scroll within the pages there is some type of wave coming on the screen

I upgraded from Ubuntu 20.04 to 20.10. When I open Brave browser in 20.10 and scroll within the pages there is some type of wave coming on the screen. I tried other web browsers, but the problem is ...
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How to increase scroll amount/speed on brave browser?

I have HW acceleration, and threaded scrolling available. The scroll works smooth and looks great but it's quite short, meaning I have to scroll quite more than I'd like to reach the end of a page. ...
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Very slow startup of some browsers (Brave and Opera)

I have a problem when launching Brave and Opera Browsers. The first time I try to use after getting on my computer, it took them too long to start running. However, Firefox and Chrome haven't got the ...
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Brave Browser - Auto-Scrolling

Is there a way to activate Auto-Scrolling (Middle-click scrolling) on Brave Browser? I looked everywhere on the settings page, but could not find anything. All my searched led to activating Auto-...
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Kubuntu: Web browser download 'Show in folder' opens in Visual Studio Code instead of Dophin

Since installing Visual Studio Code, when I download a file using a web browser (Brave in this situation), the option 'Show in folder' opens Visual Studio Code instead of the expected (and default) ...
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Dissenter Browser no longer launches after Ubuntu 20.04.2 software base update

The effect of the failure is that after updating Ubuntu base software, upon clicking the Dissenter browser's launcher I do see the browser load temporarily (for no more than a second or two at most) ...
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White Text on White Background When Saving Files in Brave

I recently installed Ubuntu 20.04, got most things to work well, and am now mostly working on a few minor issues :) When I want to save a file in the Brave Browser, the file name is white on white ...
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Printing from Brave browser

Axel Lieber suggests 2021jan07 to solve printing under Brave browser: In /Settings/Applications (of Ubuntu, not the browser) there are two entries for the Brave browser, one of them for "...
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Brave browser webcam not working

Brave is a awesome browser just like chrome or more. It gives me a great experience. but i can't use webcam in brave! like, google meet, and others. i have given access manually, turned on the hangout ...
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Error installing brave browser [duplicate]

I tried to install brave in linux using the command below, but the following error is showing: curl -s https://brave-browser-apt-release.s3.brave.com/brave-core.asc | sudo apt-key --keyring /etc/apt/...
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Cannot print from Brave browser

Ubuntu 20.04, Brave Version 1.18.75 Chromium: 87.0.4280.101 (Official Build) (64-bit), Fuji Xerox network printer I can print from all my applications, including Firefox, but not from Brave. When I ...
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Web page loading issues in Brave browser

I've been having some issues with loading web pages in Brave browser (on Ubuntu 20.04) for the past month. I believe the issue seemingly started after running an automatic update. The issues include: ...
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brave-browser won't update

I have seen the other answers to similar problem with Brave-Browser but can't get them to work - probably because I'm not very proficient - sorry. Anyway, here is what the terminal returns: Any help ...
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Setting Brave / Chrome Workspaces Permission Issue

I work on local websites and want to add workspaces in Brave Dev Tools. When I try to add the folders, I get the error Could not read the contents of var. Error opening directory '/var': Permission ...
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The repository 'https://brave-browser-apt-release.s3.brave.com focal InRelease' is not signed [duplicate]

I have this error when i try sudo apt update command. E: The repository 'https://brave-browser-apt-release.s3.brave.com focal InRelease' is not signed. Err:4 https://brave-browser-apt-release.s3.brave....
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Enable SpeechSynthesis API in the Web Browser on Kubuntu 20.04

Is there any web browser I can install in Kubuntu 20.04 that supports the web standards as it pertains to Speech Synthesis? I've tried Firefox, Chromium, and Brave. This web standard once worked fine ...
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Is it possible to remap PrevTab and NextTab to <c-h> and <c-l> on Chrome/Brave?

I'm on Ubuntu 20.04, Brave 84.1.11.97. I'd like to remap PrevTab and NextTab to and respectively. Problem is, Brave seems not to support custom shortcuts, and the extensions available are Windows-...
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Can't Update Brave Browser In Ubuntu 19.10

I tried asking this earlier, but my problem still persists. I'm running Brave Version 1.2.43 Chromium: 79.0.3945.130 (Official Build) (64-bit) on my 19.10 Ubuntu laptop. If I run sudo apt-get update I ...
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Is it possible to prevent Brave Browser from asking for keyring access?

I recently installed the Brave Browser using the method on their website (I do not believe I used snap; I believe it was via apt). Every time I open it, the browser asks for me to enter my password so ...
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How to adjust Brave browser's address bar to increase its size?

I have not been able to find out how to make BRAVE browser's address bar bigger. Currently it's very small. Increasing the size of fonts doesn't increase the size of the address bar font.
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How to permanently fix color emoji (Use Noto Color Emoji in Chrome, Brave Browser, etc) (Ubuntu 20.04)

How to permanently fix color emoji (Use Noto Color Emoji in Chrome, Brave Browser, etc) (Ubuntu 20.04) Sometimes color emoji display correctly, and sometimes they display as black and white line art. ...
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How do I remove Brave completely?

Some time ago I installed Brave but I didn't like it, so I removed it with sudo apt-get remove --purge brave-browser. After some time I had to reinstall it because I needed a Chromium-based browser. ...
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How to give Noto Color Emoji highest precedence for rendering emoji (19.10)

I started with a VM of Ubuntu 19.10. I applied all updates and installed Chromium and Brave Browser. When I try viewing emoji (E.G. getemoji.com) they appear to be rendered by DejaVu Sans (black and ...
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Ubuntu 18.04 - Google-chrome and Brave 1.0 constantly freezing and crashing

My google chrome has been crashing constantly for about a week. I don't have this problem in windows and it's effecting both my laptop and desktop where I use Ubuntu 18.04. I have no idea what could ...
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brave browser will not open

The brave browser worked great for me for many months. I have discovered several extensions which I enabled carefully including "The Great Suspender" so keeping tabs open doesn't consume unnecessary ...