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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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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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Unresponsive Facebook News Feed

I've been having problems for the last 2-3 weeks when visiting my Facebook News Feed in Chrome. The page never completely loads and makes Chrome unresponsive until I get the "Kill page" dialog. ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 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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Navigation missing in Google Analytics when using Chrome

When I use the Chrome web browser, I can't see all the report in Google Analytics because it is missing the left hand navigation column. In Firefox, I can collapse this column, and then re-open it by ...
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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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Is this Facebook layout legitimate or a scam?

I've been having some trouble loading Facebook on Chrome. At first my wall simply didn't load and many of the options were not working properly. A few moments later a trojan was found in my computer ...
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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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Skipping to position in YouTube player is apparently limited to buffered data

I experience this annoying effect and I don't understand if the problem is of the OS (OS X), the browser (Chrome), the Flash player, or YouTube itself. Everything is upgraded to the latest version, ...
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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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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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What is the relationship of GMail, Google, and Google Chrome accounts?

Can someone explain what's the relationship of GMail, Google, and Google Chrome accounts? I am confused as how they are independent of each other or maybe they are inclusive, and how their log in ...
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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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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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Random codes appearing at the end of URLs (Wordpress site)

I use WordPress on my website and I've noticed the following code at the end of URLs when viewing pages/posts. The codes vary depending on the browser (Chrome, Safari and Firefox.) Chrome: ...
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Is there an advantage to using google.com rather than google.com.au as my search engine in Chrome?

I'm an Australian living in Thailand. I use Google Chrome as my primary web browser. Out-of-the-box, Chrome's combined address bar/search box will return results from google.co.th. That's fine but not ...
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Save document as PDF on Google Drive through Google Cloud Print in Chrome

If you click on Print button (or Ctrl+p) you would see print page where you can select the printer. Among other, local printers there is an option: Print with Google Cloud Print by clicking of ...
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Some Google Drive Docs have error “This error has been reported to Google…”

For a few months, when I load some of my Google Drive wordprocessing docs, I get the Jacascript popup error in Chrome (latest version): This error has been reported to Google and we'll look into ...
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Disable the Google Plus red notification number on Gmail, Google search, etc

How can I disable the big red number showing on the Google account bar that comes from Google+ activity? Whenever there are new notifications from Google+ the box turns red showing a number or count ...
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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 hide data from rescuetime while in incognito

I just starting using rescuetime to try to keep track of my productivity, but I've run into a bit of a snag. Generally, I keep track of my unproductive time by being in incognito mode in Google ...
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How can I set up Trello desktop notifications?

What do I have to set up in Trello in order to get pop-up notifications through Google Chrome? There's a bug on the Trello development board about strange desktop notification behavior, but I haven't ...
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Why Is Google Drive convinced that I'm offline?

Okay, this is messed up. I opened up my budgets spreadsheet as I do every week, and realized that I could only edit 1-2 cells before everything would freeze up. Inspecting the UI, I found a tiny ...
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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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Facebook chat only page

I don't remember exactly how I got to it, but I opened a page (external possibly) that only showed the chat interface of Facebook. It was quite similar to the gabtastik screenshot What I wanted was ...
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How do I get rid of the big blue bar at the top of Google?

How do I get rid of this big blue bar at the top of Google: It is really annoying! I am running Google Chrome on a Mac.
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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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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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What features does Google Drive background app offer? [closed]

I have noticed that the current version of Google Chrome has background apps, but the only one that is running on my PC by default is Google Drive. I don't know what I'll lose from Google Drive if I ...
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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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“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 ...