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This is a feature called Handoff, which is part of Continuity. It allows you to access apps running on your other devices with the aim of letting you start a task on one device and resume it on another. On your MacBook Pro, you are seeing a copy of Chrome running on another Mac which is on the same Wi-Fi network, where Bluetooth is enabled on both devices ...


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Solution: Safari allowed me to download firefox, and from firefox I was able to download chrome!!!!!!!!!!!


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You can double tap to select a word, then just adjust the selection. More hints on this link


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To Set default protocol handler in your chrome browser, visit any web app or website which support protocol handlers (For ex: Gmail for mailto:, Google Calendar for webcal: ) and you’ll see Protocol handler icon <<>> on right side of your address bar, click that icon to set default handler. ...


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I also tried the terminal command on Yosemite, it didn't work for me. And then I tried uncheck "Swipe between pages" in mouse settings, and it worked.


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First of all you may need to unhide the hiden files so open terminal and run those commands : defaults write com.apple.finder AppleShowAllFiles TRUE killall Finder To switch back, do the same but substitute FALSE for TRUE. Now Login to your guest account, there set chrome as your default browser (or even Firefox) Then do not logout ! This would erase ...


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Clear your cache. Settings->advanced->clear browsing data. Make sure you select Clear Cache from 'beginning of time'. Restart browser. Also, fyi, the favicon cache file is here, you can may try deleting that and restarting the browser. The steps above would essentially do the same thing: /Library/Application Support/Google/Chrome/Default/Favicons


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In Google Chrome go to Settings. Scroll to the bottom of the page and click on the hyperlink for Show Advanced Settings. From there scroll down until you find the "Download" section. Uncheck the box where it asks where to save each file before downloading. Close Chrome and reopen. You should now be able to have the PDF open without prompting to save it.


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None of these answers worked for me in a comprehensive way under Mac OS X Yosemite. Here is my solution, which gives you multiple instances, a dock launch menu for the instances, and different icons for each instance. When you run the script it'll automatically go through all your profiles, and then tell you what to do next. #!/bin/bash # cdi.sh - Make ...


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On newer versions of Chrome, most of these are missing, however, this one still remains: chrome://flags/#disable-accelerated-2d-canvas Turning this on, however, still lets the dedicated GPU to be used when WebGL is accessed. I'm looking for ways to disable this behaviour (I have a dead AMD GPU on my MacBook) but haven't had luck as yet.


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Google changed the way that Chrome handles HTTPS connections to servers that have invalid or out of date SSL certificates, and Chrome will reject the connection with the error you're seeing. I've dug around in Chrome's advanced settings and there isn't an option to allow you to selectively opt to accept the connection, though there are options to add ...


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You can try Fluid -- it can create one off, WebKit "applications" that look a bit like native applications though are actually single web pages running in a de-decorated WebKit browser window. I've used it successfully in the past for things like Fogbugz. Fluid may not work though since Inbox requires Chrome and I'm not sure Fluid will identify the browser ...


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~/Library/Application Support/Google/Chrome/Default/Extensions is for the static extension files only. Storage space for Extensions is found in ~/Library/Application Support/Google/Chrome/Default/Local Storage: IanCsiMac:~/Library/Application Support/Google/Chrome/Default/Local Storage |ruby-2.1.2| > ls | grep redditenhancement ...


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I decided to look into uninstalling Silverlight which led me to your comment. In my efforts I decided to reinstall and try uninstalling again. Since I just reinstalled I decided to try your link. I got the black box like you did with a little imposed box in the top left corner with silverlight printed in it. I clicked the little box and the big black box a ...


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It will still take 30 clicks, one for each link, but… Remember that Cmd ⌘ on Mac is usually equivalent to Ctrl ⌃ on Windows. Cmd ⌘ Click will open a link in a new a tab behind the current one, if you click a link. Cmd ⌘ Shift ⇧ Click will open the new tab & bring it to the front. These are the default settings [iirc] but they can be changed ...


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I installed https://github.com/norio-nomura/EasySIMBL, and then installed https://github.com/rs/SafariTabSwitching


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You can try to use the system-flashplayer, but you have to enable "Enable NPAPI Mac, Windows" in about:flags first.


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Try deleting /System/Library/Java/JavaVirtualMachines The Java 8 installer places its payload in /Library/Java


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You can set the default Mail application, via Mail.app Preferences. It is underneath the "General" settings, as "Default email reader". Even if Mail.app appears to be already selected it might be worth a shot to select something else, then go back to Mail.app in order to clear the cobwebs.


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This guide is for OS X Mavericks, but I guess it will work on Yosemite too. Java for Web browsers is disabled by default. You have to enable it in Java Control Panel. Follow the steps below to enable it for the browsers. Go to System preferences -> Java. A new window will open. Go to security tab (4th from left). Tick the checkbox labeled "Enable java ...



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