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Browser extension in Firefox/Chromium for getting regex from link text

I am wondering if Firefox or Chromium supports or has an add-on that allows you to define a regex in the config and when enabled, there will be something like a right-click option on links to "Copy ...
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Attackers might be trying to steal your information from accounts.blogger.com

Occasionally Google askes me to re-authenticate myself. And I get the screen below after entering my password. Anyone else getting this too? Why is this happening?
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Querying client info in Google Activity

In Google's My Activity it's possible to see the device that was used to see in the Details tab, but this metadata isn't searchable. I've downloaded my browsing history from the Takeout service, but ...
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How can I make ShadowSocksR and Chrome work together?

I bought a cloud platform for SSR(ShadowSocksR).And it worked in IE browser but it cannot work in chrome. Some user told me it will be worked if I change the name of the dial-up connection. But I ...
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How to auto-scroll a webpage as elements are added above? [closed]

I am often on a webpage, and am about to click a link when the page simultaneously adds an element that it had been waiting to asynchronously receive from the server. The element that I was about to ...
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How to change the default Google account for Google webpages on Chrome?

So I have a Google account signed into Chrome through which I keep bookmarks, etc. However, I use a different (work) account for most of my calendar needs. How can I make it so that when I go to ...
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Customize dates shown in Gmail

I would like to customize the dates shown in Gmail's inbox view, so that all the emails received yesterday are shown as "Yesterday" instead of the date, and that the day before yesterday is shown as ...
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Google Docs — Start numbering pages on first page, but start at ONE

I feel incredibly stupid, but I just can't seem to figure this out ... I want google docs to number my pages 1/n, 2/n, ..., n/n, starting with the very first. So I add page numbers to my header. They ...
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How to reset gmail login in chrome so it does not automatically default to the google account chooser

I used to be able to load up the Gmail site using Chrome and have it simply start with my account name by default and with the password login field blank. Now, since my most recent cache clear (7/30/...
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Google Accounts/History

So I have a two Gmail/Google Accounts, one for personal use and one for college. Let’s say I search up Google Slides on my college account then, I open a new tab switch to my home account and search ...
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Google Drive files opening in new window vs new tab?

This might be a duplicate of How to open Google Drive files in new window but that question is 5 years old and unanswered. When I'm in drive.google.com and I open a G Suite file (either double-click ...
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Suddenly Youtube auto-generated English subtitles can not be viewed in Google Chrome. Why is it happening and how to fix it?

My PC configuration is OS - Ubuntu 18.04 Browser - Google Chrome Until last week, YouTube's auto-generated English subtitles were shown whenever I played a video. Everything was normal but about 4-5 ...
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Is it possible for G Suite admins to lie on the chrome://policy page?

Is it possible for my G Suite admins to "lie" on the chrome://policy page? ie: making it seem like no Chrome policies are set, when in reality there are? I feel like this is a feature that Google ...
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Disable “Get custom email with G Suite” popup while using Gmail

I've been using Gmail for years. In the past few weeks, I'm now being pestered by a popup to get G Suite. See screenshot. Clicking "No Thanks" has no effect. Every time I log in, there's that same ...
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Bypass video gesture requirement on Chrome

There are some websites that 'force' you to watch a video since the video stops playing if you switch tabs or windows. I want the video player to think I'm in that tab, but I'm actually in a different ...
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The YouTube option “open transcript” is not working

I have a problem in my Chrome browser (not in other browsers): The YouTube option "open transcript" stopped working. It's showing an empty box without content like there were no captions at all. ...
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Google Cloud Print Sharing Issue

I'm using a service account to send print requests to cloud print. My issue is that when I share the printer with the service account email, after a while (after the first print it seems) the email is ...
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Chrome and Hangouts both use CTRL+D for something different

I'm using CTRL+D to mute my hangouts, but that does bookmarking in Chrome. Any way to resolve this schism?
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Can't use any of the Google services from Chrome

I just bought a new laptop and I installed Chrome on it. I logged into my Google account and ever since none of the Google services work, I always get the Aw Snap! screen on all websites. They begin ...
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Next Video Stopped Working On YouTube

I've ran into my YouTube player stopping in the middle of a playlist. I've tried resetting my history, browser cache, and YouTube Cache. But the issue persists. And I've seen other posts like ...
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YouTube playlists no longer auto-play. How is this error fixed?

So when a video in a playlist ends it just stops and displays the thumbnail image and the play button. I opened up the console and notice that win the video ends I get: [Deprecation] HTML Imports is ...
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Can I force to check emails three times per day?

I'd like to continue to use Gmail from my web browser. I'd also like to see new emails at set times during the day, so I don't look at my Gmail many times in one day. The ideal is to have Gmail ...
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Google search results no longer containing forwarding url

Since earlier this year, Google search results no longer contain the forwarding url but instead directly link to the domain in the search query. In the past a result in the search query would look ...
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How can I prevent open tabs with YouTube videos from playing after Windows 10 restarts?

I have several tabs open with YouTube videos, in several windows. This is on Chrome, Windows 10. I know that if I sleep the computer, everything will come back OK. But if I log out of Windows, Chrome ...
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How do I make something the first option when searching?

So, say I am going to try searching up Twitter for example, but when I type in the letter t a Google search for tilt appears as the first option. How can I make it so that when I type in the letter t, ...
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How can I succesfully create a correctly linked pdf from a complex Google Docs

I have a similar problem as TL;DR, reported here: Can’t download/export a large Google Docs document as PDF (what are the limits on Google Drive?). (n.d.). Retrieved 12 May 2019, from Web ...
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Can't get Penn Foster to work on anything but Chrome, want to use on Firefox

I want it to work on Firefox or even CHROMIUM, but whenever I try to read an article for school, it refreshes over and over until it logs me out. It shows me the article in between refreshes. Is there ...
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Download embedded Google Slides

How can I download Google Slides embedded on a website? I'm having the same issue as this guy: https://stackoverflow.com/questions/42329231/download-google-slide-presentation-published-to-the-web# ...
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Why I can open Reddit in Chrome but not in Firefox?

Instead, I got this: Basically, Firefox complains that Reddit has a certificate for firstmedia.com firstmedia.com is my ISP. In Indonesia, ISP is required to block bad sites and Reddit is one of the ...
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How to restore Gmail password if I still have an access to this account by redirection

I added another Gmail account to my primary Gmail account years ago through the Accounts and Imports option. I can get and send emails to/from this account, but I cannot log in into this account ...
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How to make Google ask for password when switching between accounts

When using Gmail, have the option of switching between accounts by clicking the user icon in the upper right corner of the screen. Currently, can switch between the accounts listed when clicking the ...
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How to change Google Account language preferences? (NOT IN SETTINGS)

I was in Korea several years ago; I do not speak Korean, but my Google Account language preferences have since been very strange. I'm running into a problem where if I go to, say, https://www....
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How do you retrieve deleted Google bookmarks back so you can use them?

How do I get deleted Google bookmarks back? I've looked in bookmark manager for them but I accidentally deleted the bookmarks ad I need them.
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How can I easily merge the tabs of two Chrome windows?

I have two Chrome windows open with a bunch of tabs. I want to merge the tabs/windows so that all the tabs are in one window. Is there a way to merge them without manually moving each tab from one ...
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One way sync in Google accounts?

I have created a Google account at my work. I also have my own account on my personal laptop and smartphone. Now what I want is sync the account at work with my personal account in a way that for ...
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Google Translate and Google Search are in the wrong language

For some reason, most Google pages have started being displayed to me in Czech. It includes Google Translate, as well as the main search page google.com. Oddly enough Gmail is still in my native ...
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Google Hangouts: Invisible, “ghost” calls from unknown people

Once a week or so, I hear the Google Hangouts "Incoming Call" sound on my Windows 10 machine. I can't find anything to click on, to either accept or deny the call: In Google Chrome / Gmail tab-- ...
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Google search data

I went today through the process of deleting my entire data history from Google's servers. I went to myactivity and browsed through EACH TAB and clicked DELETE ALL ACTIVITY. I even went through ...
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Is there a way to allow markdown style code snippets in google docs? [duplicate]

I have seen a couple of methods of formatting code in google docs (e.g. here and here), and they both involve addons which then require you to go through menus (GUIs). Is there a way of changing ...
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Reset Google Search layout

I'm using Chrome on a Mac and all of a sudden my Google search layout switched back to its old interface with a black bar on top. I've tried logging out and logging in my account, cleared all ...
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YouTube - 4k 60fps - Dropping frames (Stutter/Lag/Freezes)

I'm trying to watch 2160p (4k 60fps) content on YouTube, however, I experience large amounts of dropped frames... i.e. the video freezes/stutters completely (the sound is fine). The YouTube example I ...
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Is there a way to use Google's advanced search parameters without triggering the CAPTCHA test?

When using Googles advanced search operators, I only ever get about three or four tries before I start getting harassed by these perpetual reCAPTCHA turing tests: Yes, I'm human. No, I'm not a robot. ...
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Google switches primary and secondary email accounts regardless of login order

I have two separate email accounts logged into Google Chrome that switch order regardless of the order I log into them. I want to stop this from happening. I log into my personal email first, so that ...
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Chrome inspector devtools sources incremental text selection: Undo last?

Most people don't know about this feature, but Ctrl + D will select the next match: https://www.keycdn.com/vid/blog/select-next-occurence.mp4 (source article) This is a feature that exists in many ...
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Google Chrome autocomplete calculation won't let me select and copy the result

I used to be able to type simple calculations in the URL bar in Google Chrome and the result would appear beneath the calculation where I could now hit the down arrow key to select the result and then ...
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Gmail shortcut keys overridden by DevTools shortcut keys

I can't get Gmail shortcut keys to perform the Gmail actions because (I think) the DevTools actions for that shortcut are performed instead. For instance, to mark an email as read is Ctrl+Shift+I, but ...
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Prevent YouTube seeking video upon tab-switch shortcut?

To reproduce bug: On macOS Chrome or Firefox (but not Safari); View a video (playing or paused) on YouTube; Press command-number to switch tabs (eg command1 for tab 1, command2 for tab 2, etc); ...
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Twitter bookmarklet is unavailable [closed]

Due to Buffer.com browser extension not allowing you to unshorten links when sharing on Twitter (they use their own shortener buff.ly unless you purchase a paid plan: https://faq.buffer.com/article/...
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My Chrome account isn't my primary email

I've been using Chrome synced with my personal email for some time. All of my Chrome settings, bookmarks, history, etc. are on there. In practice I use my school email a lot more often (I use my ...
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Sync Chrome with personal G Suite account

I changed my gmail to a personal G Suite account. I'm the only user and the main reason was to have my personal domain with the G Suite (+ some of the benefits with storage). However I'm struggling ...