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Alternatively, if you don't want to add more apps to your devices, you can use Pinterest for an easy bookmark storage location that you can access from any device, any browser. I save by pinning, you can make boards secret, and when working on a collaborative project, invite others to pin to it. No need to mess with your device or app or browser settings. ...


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This seems to have been a problem for a L-O-N-G time now. Here is a issue from 2009: Copy and paste issues on google crome While I am not a fan of Safari and I really hate FF, I found Chrome fast but full of issues. My fix? Opera. It's not great, but it seems to be the best that we've got at present. I am using it exclusively across platforms - OS X, ...


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I am still on Mavericks, but here it is in the ~/Applications/Chrome Apps.localized You can do it in Chrome as well. Go to: (type in chrome browser) chrome://apps/ and Delete it


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Command+` is the way to go on OS X to change between windows of the same application.


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Cmd ⌘ ` Cmd ⌘ Shift ⇧ ` to go the other way. Left of z on a UK keyboard [non-shifted ~ ] BTW, specifically in Chrome, but no other app I know of on Mac, Cmd ⌘ (number) will select individual tabs on the frontmost window.


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If you run following command in the Terminal app it will show you what keep it from sleeping. pmset -g assertions Then based on the result you can take a action. Here is a example: pid 251(coreaudiod): [0x0000000100000d01] 00:17:27 NoIdleSleepAssertion named: "com.apple.audio.'AppleHDAEngineOutput:1B,0,1,1:0'.noidlesleep" pid 251(coreaudiod): ...


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I've seen a bunch of very complicated directions/suggestions for how to disable Incognito in Google Chrome for Mac OS X, but I've found a much simpler method. Simply open up Chrome, click on "Chrome" in the upper-left hand corner; click on "Preferences"; click on "Settings"; scroll to the very bottom and click on "Show Advanced Settings"; scroll to the very ...


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This LastPass Support page indicates that this is expected and explains your various options: Chrome now requires that we ask users for permission to communicate with our new native messaging host. So, if LastPass does not detect the binary component the first time that you click on the LastPass button, we prompt you for permission. If ...


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To open a certain link with Google Chrome, use this command in terminal: /Applications/Google\ Chrome.app/Contents/MacOS/Google\ Chrome 'http://example.com' --incognito Simply edit http://example.com to any other URL you want to use.


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I have the same issue, but I found that the cause of it is the apple mail app. Once I quit apple mail the browsers start working again with no issue, then I relaunch apple mail and all is good for about an hour then it starts again. Not sure why apple mail is doing this.


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Surprisingly, I figured out the answer by myself. Input boxes in web forms tend to lag a little, and so does my selection. If I select all the text in the input box, dragging my cursor from the end to the beginning, the selected area will lag behind half a second. That lag is what causes the problem. When I start typing afterwards, the selection is still ...


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Open the Terminal, you can find typing Spotlight in "Terminal", and copy and paste this sentence there: rm -r /Users/$USER/Applications/Chrome\ Apps.localized/


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If you open your User>(Your username)>Applications> folder (not the /Applications folder), you'll see a folder called "Chrome Apps". All the apps, including the Chrome Launcher app are in here. You can delete them at will and they will be removed from your Dashboard.


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From what I found, it was after all the RAM. I took out both chips again and used compressed air to thoroughly clean the areas involved. After that, it seemed to work. Of course, it could be that I hadn't had the chips in properly previously, as opposed to dust.


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Assuming these aren't zombie processes (ones that can't be killed), you can try pasting the following command into Terminal: killall Google\ Chrome\ Helper


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Instead of using your mouse you can use the keyboard to cycle through the tabs. The keys Ctrl+Tab will go forward through your ten tabs and Ctrl+Shift+Tab will go backward. At no time will these key commands close a tab by mistake. Should you want to close a tab however you can achieve this with Command+W. Once you've finished using your browser you can ...


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In Firefox, you could use the Pinned Tab feature. Pinned Tabs allow you to always keep your favorite web apps like Facebook, Gmail and Twitter open and just a click away. Pinned Tabs are small, can't be closed accidentally and open automatically when you start Firefox. To create a pinned tab just "ctrl click" on it and select pin tab. Now you can ...


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KeySearch sounds like what you want. From the website: It uses short keywords to allow you to search any site you want, right from the toolbar. ... Just right-click on any search box and choose "Create keyword for this search." Type in a keyword and KeySearch takes care of the rest. (I have not used it.)


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Are you running on OSX Yosemite? There were some changes that allow the OS and by extension Safari to make use of your computers whole amount of RAM, the mantra being that unused RAM is being wasted. Not too sure what it means for a low RAM system, I would assume that apps would unload some data from the RAM when it is nearing full. Keep in mind that ...


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As in other answers to this question, the best option I could find is by running chrome from a shell and passing in the --app (which runs google chrome in application mode or something of the sort) option as follows: /Applications/Google\ Chrome.app/Contents/MacOS/Google\ Chrome --app="http://www.google.com"


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The video in the link below was awesome! It's so simple to delete apps from a mac. It shows exactly how to delete an app, removing it from Finder, Launchpad and Dock Menu. Keep in mind that I wanted to permanently delete the apps in question from my Mac. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bQwjGqR34ZU Drag the app from launchpad and add it to the dock ...


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Ok, so I've found it. It is not presented as Click to play any longer (it used to be in previous versions of Chrome and is still presented like this in Chromium). If you want to turn this option on you've got to: open Settings (you can do it by clicking ☰ and then Settings or by clicking ⌘+,). click Show advanced settings.... enter the Content settings in ...


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Press ⇧⌘B to always show the bookmarks bar. That's not the bookmarks bar—that's just bookmarks from your bookmarks bar being shown on the New Tab page.


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Uninstall Chrome using free AppCleaner (http://www.freemacsoft.net/), then clean your system using another free utility - OnyX (http://www.titanium.free.fr/onyx.html) and then try reinstall Chrome again.


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Go to http://www.adwaremedic.com and download and install the Adware Medic software to remove the adware. It will search for the specific adware that usually gets installed from questionable websites, i.e. a website to stream a movie. Once ran, the program will show you the file locations of the documents it is removing. Otherwise, go to preferences- ...



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