Questions tagged [google-chrome]

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Change Web Gmail swipe actions in iPhone/iOS

In Chrome browser in iPhone, when I open gmail website and open an email and then swipe left/right then it navigates to the previous/next email. How do I remove this swipe action in Chrome or in Web ...
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How to use keyboard menu navigation in Google Docs to uppercase a selection

I opened the pictured menu by pressing Alt+O, then S, then 1. From there: If I press U, it underlines my selected text, despite the submenu being open. If I click UPPERCASE, it uppercases it instead....
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Dark theme on YouTube when bookmarked

I want to bookmark Youtube such that every time I open it on google chrome in incognito mode, it opens up with the dark theme already applied. Side note: The dark theme is applied if I open a new ...
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Change device (Android tablet) settings using JavaScript from Chrome

I am developing a web app using react to be run using only Google Chrome on Android tablets for private use on a local network (unconnected to the internet). Thus there are no privacy concerns. Is it ...
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Multiple Chrome shortcut apps from the same domain?

In Chrome (for Mac), you can turn any website into a standalone web application (a.k.a. Site Specific Browser) by going to the site, clicking the three stacked dots in the upper-right of the window, ...
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Prevent Google from repositioning search categories

It is a well-known source of annoyance: a link you assume is at a certain location suddenly changes after you click on it (I realize the rendering updates after the input has been registered - ...
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How to disable the notifications number in a Chrome tab?

When I keep my Inbox opened in a tab either because of necessity or by mistake, I'd like to hide the notification number that shows up after the title when a new email comes in:
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How to black list websites in a Chrome user profile?

I want to have two user profiles, a work and a personal ones. For work, I'd like to blacklist social media websites. How can I do this in Chrome?
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Change start URL for installed Chrome desktop PWA

Is it possible to change the start URL for a website that has been installed as an app in Chrome? If it was my app, I'd do it by changing the start_url in the web app manifest file. However, is ...
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Chrome Popup disables my video speed controls, how can I prevent that?

I have tons of training videos to watch - many are simply drawn out blah blah story lines and later I have to complete a test on the subject material. I have other training videos I can speed up with ...
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How can I view the traffic time graph in my browser for Google Maps?

I can't find the graph showing trip time vs departure time when using maps.google.com in Chrome on my PC. I can easily find it in the Android App though, I just get directions (not navigation) and ...
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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 ...