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How to make chromium-browser faster on linux ( how to use extension running backgrounds) [migrated]

I'm using Zoris OS and I tried to make Chromium launching faster using chrometana extension which run on the background.But the problem is whenever I run Chromium(a desktop entry) it creates new ...
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Adblock Plus fails to load custom filter saying it's not a valid filters list

I've created a file (on gist) with one rule (according to Adblock Plus filter syntax): ##iframe[id*="advdyn"] However when I'm adding it in Adblock Plus Options (Add a different subscription...), ...
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Is there a way to open links on Chrome with an external application? [migrated]

Suppose I wrote a web browser, or an email client. Is there a way to configure Google Chrome such that when I right-click on a link I will have the option to open it with my application?
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Can a website track what extensions a browser is running? [migrated]

I'm trying to find a way to track what extensions someone is using in their browser, but am unable to find any mention of this being possible. On the plus side, I don't see anything that says it's ...
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Disable emoji icons in Chrome? [migrated]

I want to disable emoji in Chrome, or replace them with something else (not for any particularly deep reason - figured it'd be amusing). I'm using an extension called Word Replacer II, which allows ...
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Chrome - remove extensions from the bar, without hiding in chrome menu [migrated]

I think I messed up chrome settings as I see my extensions showing up near the nav bar. And the only way of hiding them is to right click and "hide in chrome menu" which puts them in the menu as shown ...
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Looking for a specific software [closed]

Hey guys I have a kind of unusual question. Maybe about 4 years ago I had a piece of software (im not even sure if it was a browser extension) running on a windows PC. This "software" allowed me to do ...
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Is there a difference between the gmail Inbox site and Chrome extension?

Google Inbox is now generally available without any invites. However, the Chrome Inbox App is still alive and maintained (last version was February 9th). Does the Chrome extension provide any extra ...
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Getting Google Keep shortcuts to work with Category Tabs

Pressing ? in Google Keep gives an overview of the shortcuts that can be used. However, after I have installed Category Tabs for Google Keep, some shortcuts don't seem to work anymore. For ...
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Can I create a new Google Keep note from Chrome's omnibox?

Chrome's omnibox features are really great, e.g. to create a new Google Calendar event. Is someone aware of any possibility to create a new Google Keep note from the omnibox?
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Making websites as small as possible [closed]

So I am about to be in a position where I have an extremely limited amount of data use for the next 2 weeks. I am just wondering if there is an application out there(native or addon for a browser, ...
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Wikipedia Spam Filter Notice

I've been an occasional Wikipedia editor and user for many years. Twice recently when I tried to make a minor page edit, I received the following error: "Spam filter notice" Your edit was not saved ...
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Selectively remove/disable syncing Google Drive documents on Chrome

I have installed the Google Docs app (extension) on Google Chrome (v43.0.2357.65 (Official Build) beta (64-bit) on Ubuntu Linux 14.04), and enabled offline sync on my Google Drive account. Offline ...
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How do I mass click on a link to save time?

I know of linkclump, but it doesn't work on the "remove" link as shown in this gmail screenshot. I hate having to individually click on each "remove" link. What's a way to solve this problem?
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Google Docs Chrome extension - what does it do / why does it exist?

In some Chrome instances, several extensions (apps?) called Google Docs, Google Sheets, etc. are installed (I've seen various subsets of these across different Chrome instances). What are these for / ...
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Gmail inbox: older emails first

Gmail puts the newer emails first as follows: anita@openmailbox.com | Dogs issue | 19:40 pepito@hotmail.com | Important facts from Jupiter | 14:03 juanito@gmail.com | You coming? | 09:25 ...
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How to permanently get rid of the Yahoo Extension overlay

For about a week now, every time I log in to Yahoo Mail from Chrome an overlay appears asking me to install an extension, in order to “get the full Yahoo experience in Chrome”. How do I get rid of it ...
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Google Hangouts chat - No notification occurs for incoming messages

My company uses Google Hangouts chat as an IM client. When there is a new incoming message in a Google Hangout multi-person chat that I have joined, neither the Windows taskbar icon for the Hangout ...
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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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What happens when I browse items in my Lastpass vault on Chrome while running other extensions that can “Access all your data on all websites”?

The way I use Lastpass with Chrome, I often open and browse my vault items, including the passwords. I just noticed with horror that I have several other extensions enabled that have permission to ...
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Does Ghostery duplicate the functionality of Disconnect and Facebook Disconnect?

I currently run Ghostery alongside Disconnect and Facebook Disconnect Chrome extensions, mainly because I'm not sure how their feature set overlaps. Do the latter two offer anything that isn't already ...
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Can't Pay Initial $5 Chrome Developer Dashboard Fee

I've built an extension to Chrome and have loaded it into the developer dashboard, but I get a message that: A one-time developer registration fee of US$5.00 is required to verify your account and ...
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Google removed the Stop Download command from the context-menu of YouTube videos

Google recently removed the Stop download command from the context-menu of videos on YouTube. Reports indicate that videos stop buffering in the background when you pause while others indicate that ...
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Selected text in browser converted to a contact in Google Contacts [closed]

In email messages and sometimes on web sites, there will be a block of information I'd like to add as a contact in my Google Contacts list. Is there a Google Labs experiment, Chrome extension, Firefox ...
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Is there a link to launch Google Scratchpad instead of pop-up?

I installed Google's Scratchpad extension in Chrome. I'm wondering if there is a way to launch it within the main window. I hate the way it opens as a popup.
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Enable in-app payments in Chrome Webstore

I want to enable charging for apps for my Chrome Webstore developer account but can't figure out how to do that. Webstore docs say you can accept payments from EU but when I try to register a Checkout ...
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Is there an application to write down URLs? [closed]

Is there an application to write down URLs in a single-unified-online accessible place ? I often find interesting articles but I often forget to write down the URLs. Is there an application which ...
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Where are all the not-free chrome extensions? [closed]

The chrome webstore seems to allow for apps that cost money. However, I can't find any of them in the actual webstore. What does this mean? Are paid apps just hugely unpopular and a bad way to go? ...
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How can I preload videos in a playlist?

It annoys me how I can't have the next video loading when the current is done buffering. Or can I? I'm looking for a Chrome extension to be specific but any other mainstream browser's extension would ...
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How can I edit posts in Google Talk like I can do in Skype?

Is there an extension or plugin or something that will allow Google Talk to edit posts like Skype does? This is, in Skype, one can edit the last line that was immediately posted by right-clicking ...
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Sell on Google Web Store [closed]

I developed several apps for Chrome web browser and plan to sell it on Chrome Web Store. Is this place suitable to do that? Let me explain why I doubt. Firstly, I can't find any paid app on Chrome ...
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How to transfer ownership of an extension without losing the download count in the Chrome Web Store?

I need to transfer one of my extensions to another account and also need to keep the download count the same as it is right now. Is there any safe way to do it? By "safe way" I mean that it would be ...
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How to get LastPass Binary Chrome Extension to work across synced machines

Setup: I use Chrome Sync regularly across two machines I use LastPass as my password manager (it's already paid for this year so no alternatives suggestions, please) The binary version allows you to ...
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Any way to auto-approve requests to join new-style Facebook group?

Re-posting this since my previous post got closed as a duplicate, and the question they said it was a duplicate of does not fix my problem. I have a new-style group. Back when the new Facebook groups ...
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any way to auto-approve requests to join Facebook group? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to make Facebook group open for joining? I run a group on Facebook and I get bombarded with requests to join it. I just want to allow anyone to join without me ...
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Adding a link to YouTube video to a playlist by right-click—is there a plugin for that?

Sometimes a friend sends me a list of YouTube links which I'd like to easily add to a playlist without opening the link in YouTube. Is there an extension for this for either Firefox or Chrome?
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How to scrobble Google Music to Last.fm?

Is there a way to scrobble my music from Google Music to last.fm? I tried some extensions which did not work for Chromium (sorry for the vagueness, but I don't remember which I tried) so I was ...
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What information is being accessed by a third party that supports “log in with Google”?

There are some applications that you can add to Google Chrome. However, some of them require you to log in to a Google account. During that process you get a message along the lines of "xxx is asking ...
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Can not set Google Translate on Google Chrome [closed]

In Firefox i was able to double-click and translate a word by using an add-on. But firefox tried something and can get only English explanation of english words. I want to see the double-clicked ...
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How to make Google search not redirect

When I click an entry in the Google search results, it first queries Google server and then redirect to the page. For example, search foobar gives: <a ...
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How can I make evernote web clipper sync to my desktop app faster or instantly?

I use the Evernote web clipper in Chrome quite a bit, and sometimes I want to immediately open the item in the Evernote desktop app on my Mac. However, the fastest sync setting is "every 5 minutes". ...
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Send to Google Plus from Reader [closed]

Is it currently possible to send to Google Plus from Google Reader? Either a Chrome extension or a custom Send To link would work. Update: This question is now obsolete. With the changes to Reader, ...
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How to keep Facebook chat online in Google Chrome with facebook tab closed

I was just trying to stay in touch with Facebook without keep the Facebook tab always open. Now I can check any notification with this Google Chrome extension And I have to open the tab only when ...
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Add custom links to Google's black navigation bar [closed]

Is there any way I can customize Google's black nav bar to include a link to my Google Music beta account? I figure there might be an Google Chrome extension or something that would allow me to save ...
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How do I set Facebook to show only a profile owner's posts in his/her wall?

How do I set Facebook to show only a profile owner's posts in his/her wall? Is there a Facebook feature or a browser extension (Opera/Firefox/Chrome) that could do this? (Strange: I remember being ...
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What is the best Google Chrome extension for Delicious? [closed]

I use a Chrome extension which works very well with Google Bookmarks, allowing syncing with local bookmarks and easy adding and reference to existing Google bookmarks. The Delicious extension that I ...
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extension for google chrome to display network accesses as firebug does?

is there an extension for google chrome which displays all requests and responses via network , how long they take and status as firebug on firefox does? I have been searching for a while now. no ...
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Google Chrome Screen Reader App or Extension for Chrome OS [closed]

I am looking for a screen reader app or extension for the Google Chrome browser. This is specifically for Chrome OS so Java applets aren't an option, although Flash should be fine. Any suggestions? ...
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Default attachment in Gmail Compose mail?

I am using one Gmail account for just applying for jobs, is there a way I can attach my resume by default whenever I compose email? I use canned response for cover letter, but I want something like ...
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How can I filter Amazon.com results to exclude 3rd party merchants?

I'd like to search Amazon.com for products that Amazon sells without having to see all the third party merchants products. I've tried using some userscripts and some chrome extensions that claim to ...