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How to resolve Sign in recursion in Google Chrome?

I already did a Sign up into Chrome. But still it complains me to Sign in again. What to do? As you can see my google+ is synched, still I need to Sign in. I tried many times but everytime I Sign ...
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BOX oauth2 in Chrome extension [on hold]

I am trying to build a simple extension for box.com in Chrome. Everything is fine until Box returns the token to the extension and I got this Denying load of ...
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Chrome automatically fills in Stack Exchange comments [migrated]

Help! I contribute to the Physics Stack Exchange. I use Chrome (on OS X), and I don't use any extensions with stack exchange. For the last several days, when I attempt to leave a comment on a post, ...
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Chrome packaged app that includes packaged video clips (for offline access)? [migrated]

Is it possible to include media files (such as short video clips) inside a packaged app, so that the app can be used offline? Or, is it possible to give the user the opportunity to download the clips ...
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Google Correlate Draw Not Working

Google Correlate has a draw capability so you can draw a line on a graph: http://www.google.com/trends/correlate/draw?p=us It was working fine for me a week ago and now I get an error message. Here's ...
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Are Chrome bookmarks automatically backed up? [migrated]

I finally arranged my bookmarks in Chrome 33, inside bookmarks toolbar etc. Do I need to create a backup to save this arrangement (and How) OR it is automatically saved on Google server, inside my ...
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Prevent Chrome from opening anchor links in the same tab, when clicked with middle mouse button [migrated]

I've noticed a recent change in how Chrome for Windows handles click on links with middle (wheel) mouse button, when link's target (URL) points to the same website. For many months (years?) clicking ...
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How do I view a specific date in my Google Chrome history? [migrated]

I was looking for a specific page and found it in my history search, but I can't see the entry in the context of how I found the page in the first place. I tried to search by date (the only metadata I ...
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On Google Drive is there a way to connect Adobe Reader using “Connect more apps”

I want to open PDF files using Adobe Reader on the Google web drive. There is no problem on the local Google drive, but when on the web, one has to use various apps offered by Google that are ...
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Use the Chrome Dev Console Filter field [migrated]

I would like to remove all the ERR_BLOCKED_BY_CLIENT errors I get due to AdBlock, so I thought the Filter field would be appripriate but I can't use it to reverse filter. Basically what I want is ...
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Chrome doesn't display full page overlay in certain situations [migrated]

I am using jQuery blockUI 2.47 (28-SEP-2012) in many of my project, to display full-page overlay with some animation, on every page unload. This code hasn't been changed for past few months, but for ...
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How to see the mobile version of a Weebly page on Desktop Chrome? [migrated]

I'm trying to debug the mobile version of a Weebly-built website in Desktop Chrome. I have set up mobile emulation as explained here and I'm entering the iOS 7 user-agent. I can see the mobile ...
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YouTube video does not play when logged in

I am facing very strange problem. YouTube video does not play in Google Chrome and shows An error occurred, please try again later. Learn More when I am logged into YouTube but plays well when ...
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How do I restore browser tabs which I have accidentally closed? [migrated]

Sometimes in my haste to close tabs, I have accidentally closed tabs which I still want. How do I restore a browser tab which I have accidentally closed?
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How do I remove a very large folder on dropbox?

My dropbox folder is duplicated in dropbox in another folder called dropbox. When I try to delete it from dropbox online i get a message that it is too large to remove. How do I remove this folder. ...
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Gmail Notifier “no unread mail” [closed]

I read another thread on the same problem, regarding having to use Chrome since February, as Google claims no other browser supports the program. I logged in my Gmail account with Chrome, and I still ...
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Is Chrome Remote Desktop safe to use while connected to public WiFi? [closed]

There's a page found at https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/1649523?hl=en that has info about Chrome Remote Desktop, and there's a section about safety and security. While the info given there ...
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Youtube center extension for chrome moves the video window to the right

I am using Google Chrome 32. I wanted to disable DASH (Dynamic Adaptive Streaming over HTTP) on YouTube & hence I installed the extension YouTube Center. It did disabled DASH but posed a few ...
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How to get onto the offline app collections in Chrome Web Store

I have a Google Chrome Extension that works as an offline app with the ability to sync back to my servers when it comes online and it has Google Drive integration. After, a lot of searching I can't ...
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MEGA - file uploads stuck in que

I'm uploading a folder to MEGA. Uploads seem to be working but as soon as it attempts to upload a README.TXT file, said file and all others get the 'Queued' status. All other file types that I have ...
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Control YouTube Video Speed Without Plugin

I am wondering if there is a way to control the speed on ANY video on YouTube without using a plugin.
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Google Dashboard claims that I have 26 open tabs, but I don't

When I open the Google Dashboard to view the data associated with my account, under the Chrome tab it says that I have 26 open tabs. I run Chrome on my phone, PC, and VM, and definitely don't have ...
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Google Chrome bookmarks or Google Bookmarks?

I'm using various Google services, one of them being Google Bookmarks. I have a lot of bookmarks saved. They were created long time ago, when I found that it was cool to have a browser-independent ...
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Youtube Video Resolution Problem

I recently uploaded three ~30 second .mp4 files to youtube. The first five seconds of them are displayed in 244p and then at five seconds, youtube switches them to 360p. I would like youtube to ...
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Ads not from this site in Google Search

When using Google Search, there was a section of ads labelled with "Ads not from this site" Is it normal?
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How to recover Google bookmarks from Google Chrome

How do you recover your bookmarks from your Google account? The bookmarks were made on a different computer, using the same account.
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How can I force support.microsoft.com to display KB entries in English?

My browser's language preferences are set to (in order): [de-DE], [de], [en-US], [en], which works perfectly okay for 99,999% of websites I visit, since my mother tongue is German, with the notable ...
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“Open Sans” font on Google Drive not rendering in Chrome only

This problem only happens in Chrome (I'm using the latest beta version) and possibly Safari (both being WebKit browsers, and I having not tested on the latter). The font Open Sans renders properly on ...
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Accept and Cancel buttons are disabled in Google “Request for Permission” window

When I try to log in to Feedly on a specific computer using my Google account, the normal "Request for Permission" window opens, but the buttons are disabled. What can be the reason and is there any ...
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Gmail history for every gmail account linked

I logged into my son's email account, to check his history, and I was extremely shocked that my work gmail account history showed up on his history page. How do I stop this "sharing across Gmail ...
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How do I log into Stack Overflow using a different google account than signed in with in Chrome

I run two Chrome profiles on my laptop: Personal - Used for all my Stack Overflow accounts Work - Used for work Google account Both are signed into their respective Google accounts. How do I log ...
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How to disable YouTube HTML5 player? ( & Auto Play)

Every day I go through my YT subscriptions list and open every new video in a new tab (CMD + click). Then I play the 1st new video, close the tab, switch to the next tab.. Several weeks ago all ...
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Disable YouTube HTML5 player in Chrome

I'm running Chrome on my Mac and all of the sudden videos started playing in the HTML 5 player instead of the Flash player. I am not in the HTML 5 trial, the button says Join instead of Leave and I ...
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How to pause Youtube videos on Ubuntu with Chrome

I am on Ubuntu 12.04 with Google Chrome. I cannot pause Youtube Videos like it used to be and like I read in different places after my research with the spacebar. What happens is, that when I press ...
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YouTube videos automatically set to mute

YouTube videos have all started playing with the audio slider set to mute. I can slide the volume on for each video to hear the audio, but when opening a new video it's also automatically set to mute. ...
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Google Chrome shows “Get @username's tweets emailed to you” and Mozilla doesn’t

Google Chrome shows Get @username's tweets emailed to you when we visit the URL https://twitter.com/username without logging. But this option is not shown in Mozilla Firefox. Is there a way to hide ...
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How do I stop Google Chrome from translating English to English in Outlook.com

Google Chrome is translating English to English in Outlook.com. I am in the Czech Republic. Unfortunately the translation of my English to English is making my emails not make sense. Google had a ...
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Why are there Chrome apps for Drive but also Slides, Docs, and Sheets?

I'm having trouble understanding the separation here, because I can view all my offline stuff in the Drive app and open them, so what are the other apps for? When I open slides or sheets or docs, ...
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How to set up a local Google Omnibox search with predictions?

I am from the UK and like to browse from Google.co.uk. When I am in a foreign country, the broswing from the omnibox goes to the local version, such as Google.co.il. When I try entering a custom ...
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Changing color scheme for some sites [closed]

I have often visit sites with bad color scheme. There is light gray text on white background. Is any simple way to apply custom (css?) rules for such sites? I am using google-chrome.
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Gmail Desktop Notifications not Showing Properly

Gmail desktop notifications are not showing up properly. Browser: Chrome, OS: Windows 7 I have Chrome open on my 2nd monitor (not main monitor), and it is currently an open tab. I have not been ...
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Does YouTube's upload page prevents Windows from entering sleep mode while uploading?

If I set Windows to suspend the computer after 30 min of inactivity in the Control Panel and leave a video uploading in Google Chrome, will the computer suspend or will the upload page prevent the ...
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What is the single/alone URL for Hangouts chat?

I want to have the URL for Hangouts, in order to open it directly, similar to the one used for Google Contact. That is, I don't want the Hangouts to be a popup to the G+ site. Is such thing ...
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Certificate error for Gmail

Over the past couple of days, I have been trying to access Gmail in Chrome by navigating to https://gmail.com. As seen in the error below, it says the server identifies itself as mail.google.com not ...
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Infinite redirect loop after search performing from Google search box in Google Chrome. How do I fix it?

Got redirect loop after any Google search performing from Google search box (see screenshot below), while search from Omnibox (google default search engine) does not induce any redirecting. Tried: ...
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login to google without going to “google accounts”

At work, they blocked personal email. Our IT staff couldn't find a good way to block only gmail so they blocked ALL Google accounts. I asked my supervisor if all Google sign-ins should be blocked and ...
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What are Chrome App Packs for Business?

One of my friends told me about Chrome App Packs for Business. Where can I find information about this service? I haven't found anything at the Chrome Web Store. Do you have any experience with App ...
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Is there a way to search Overdrive websites for wma audiobooks from a Mac?

My library loans out eAudiobooks using the Overdrive service. (As I understand, this vendor is the most popular for libraries to load eBooks and eAudiobooks). They have audiobooks in 2 formats: mp3 ...
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Use Feedly without Pinterest

When I use Feedly on Chrome, it keeps popping up Pinterest login dialogs. This happens when I click on Flickr photos within the Feedly view, and seemingly also at random intervals when scrolling past ...
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Is there a way to disable YouTube HTML5 video player in Chrome?

A few weeks ago, YouTube started showing half of their videos in HTML5 player for me. Is there a way to force it back to using Flash player only (in Chrome)? (I'm opted out of HTML5 trial at ...