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Questions tagged [google-chrome]

Google's web browser, for viewing web pages on the internet. Based on the WebKit rendering engine, currently available for Intel Macs.

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Viewing Google Chrome (v69+) Cache on Mac OSX

I recently viewed an image from Imgur on Google Chrome for Mac. The image is no longer available, and I would like to fish it out of my cache. chrome://cache no longer works. Looking through the files ...
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Chrome 69 on Mac fullscreen. Toolbar pushes page content down

After recent update, chrome started pushing page content down, when cursor pointer is triggering OS X's toolbar to show up. I'm pretty sure that wasn't happening before and this effect is quite ...
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YouTube video with custom start and end times not working on iPhone 7

The following YouTube URL is not working as expected in Safari and Chrome on my iPhone 7: https://www.youtube.com/embed/4NZycutQrUw?start=1523&end=2171&autoplay=1&controls=1 The video ...
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Apple Mail not Opening Chrome links in Background

Just upgraded to the latest Chrome for Mac (Version 69.0.3497.92 (Official Build) (64-bit), running the latest macOS High Sierra (10.13.6), and that combo seems to have lost the ability to open links ...
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How to disable auto-adjusting of mic input level in Chrome in Mac OS?

Although this question has been addressed at this link, none of the solutions worked for me and they are mostly from several years ago (I tried 3 or 4 of them and left comments too). The problem I'm ...
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Chrome address bar disappeared after update

I have a weird issue with Chrome (69.0.3497.92 (Official Build) (64-bit)). When I go into fullscreen mode with CMD + CTRL + F the addressbar disappears. It started after the update from the old ...
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How can I force Google Chrome to translate the current page without using the mouse?

When browsing the web with various inputs and other keyboard actions, traveling from the keyboard to the touchpad to right click is fairly obnoxious. Google Chrome offers a "Translate to English" ...
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Chrome Extentions Autoupdate

So I am wondering if it's possible that Google chrome extensions can be updated even if the computer/device turned off?
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Change keyboard shortcut for hard refresh in Google Chrome for macOS

I'm used to using F5 to refresh a webpage in browser. On Mac, I found a way to change the keyboard shortcut for refreshing. Under System Preferences → Keyboard → Shortcuts → App Shortcuts, I added ...
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How do I permanently delete this facebook cookie in chrome?

Figured it out. I had to download sqlite at https://www.sqlite.org/download.html Kill Chrome Start sqlite sqlite3 ~/Library/Application\ Support/Google/Chrome/Default/Cookies delete the cookie from ...
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Distinguish apps in OSX task switcher

I use Google Chrome for two things: manually browsing the web automatically control websites via Selenium So the Chrome App now runs in two windows and I have no way to distinguish them in the task ...
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Extract Chrome browser bookmarks in Mavericks, as Chrome is EOL

Model ID: MacBookPro6,1 Chrome browser is no longer supported running in Mavericks. see this article The report said one can use Firefox or Safari instead. However, I had html links saved within the ...
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Block unwanted/pop-up Ads on iOS browsers

So these gift-card Ads seem to be giving me trouble for some reason lately, and it seems like its okay on Safari on iOS but on Google Chrome on iOS, there seems to be no way to get rid of them. ...
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Clicking on a link in text no longer goes to my Chrome Incognito window, opens a new one instead

When I have one Chrome window open and it is in "Incognito" mode, and then click on a link in a text file in TextEdit, it has always resulted in the opening of a new tab in the Chrome incognito window....
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Enable Data Saver Lo-Fi mode in Chrome on macOS

Trying to reduce data usage on my MacBook. Connecting to Wi-Fi broadcast from a wireless dongle with 4G SIM. Data saved by 'Chrome Data Saver' seems to be minimal. Currently at 0.7%. I've adjusted ...
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How do I get F6 on a Mac to click into the address bar on Chrome?

On Windows I just tap F6 to do the same thing as clicking into the address bar on Chrome, on Mac it does nothing even after I make the F keys "standard function keys" in keyboard settings, but nothing ...
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Files stuck in Trash

So I recently had to reinstall my OS on my MBP. After the reinstall I attempted to open Chrome, but it would not open...I forget the error message. It was like there was a file missing or something. ...
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Applescript : Click at position not working

I'm trying to click on a Chrome extension ( Google Highlight : https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/multi-highlight/pfgfgjlejbbpfmcfjhdmikihihddeeji) then click on the text box and past my ...
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High Sierra freezing all the time

I have a Macbook Air 2014 that I updated from Yosemite to High Sierra 10.13.4 just recently, but now the laptop freezes multiple times per day :( Here are the things that I've tried: Upgrade ...
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Using Applescript to execute Javascript in Chrome and set a value to a variable

I'm building a service through Automator. So I'm trying to execute this bit of Javascript in Chrome and set the clipboard to the value of one of the variables. Essentially it is grabbing the contents ...
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reader mode on iOS Chrome?

I miss Safari’s Reader mode’s ability to cut down on website cruft, for example Medium’s banners. But I really don’t like Safari otherwise. Can I get Reader mode in Chrome? How? I tried chrome://...
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Web content is not displayed - just white screen

I faced an issue on High Sierra that seems to be similar to problems reported in other threads months or years ago such as White screen of death or Safari does not render pages, but it is slightly ...
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Browser connection breaks due to inactivity

I'm sorry if this is the wrong place to post this question but I really didn't know where to ask otherwise. My Mac isn't working properly with my new Internet router: if it turns to sleep mode, or ...
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How to change Google Chrome's address-bar-text font size (the 'https://…')?

How does one change the text for Chrome's address bar font size? I need to make it larger, more readable, especially for high-resolution monitor displays. This font size is NOT for the displayed web-...
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How do I turn off or temporarily suspend keyboard shortcuts?

I'm using the site ShorcutFoo to drill keyboard shortcuts for Pro Tools on my Mac. My problem is that entering a shortcut such as Command+D in a practice session naturally conflicts with the ...
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Why do I get a HTML unescaped context menu in Chrome?

When I right click on any of the input enabled controls in Chrome on my macOS Sierra, I now-a-days get this first option, which I could get using Cmd + Ctrl + Space. Looks like something's broken? ...
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Google Chrome and Canary Not Launching

Yesterday, Chrome was working perfectly normal. This morning, however, Chrome bounces once in the dock and then doesn't do anything. I also happen to have Chrome Canary downloaded and it does the same ...
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Clicking dock icon; prevent bringing all windows to front

When clicking the chrome icon in the dock with a lot of Chrome windows open, it brings them all to the front - is it possible to bring only the last window used to the front? Motivation: I have a lot ...
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Macbook air when watching youtube at 1080p60f fan goes full speed google chrome using 180% of cpu

I have a Macbook air 13inch mid 2011 running macOS High sierra. when I am watching youtube at 1080p 60 fps my Macbook air fan runs at nearly full speed. As you can google chrome is sucking 120% of my ...
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AppleScript : searching for a tab on chrome and saving the tab as a variable

I'm using this script which is finding the tab I want, then bring the tab to focus. set searchString to "Tab I'm Looking FOR" tell application "Google Chrome" set win_List to every window ...
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Firefox and Chrome do not share clipboard - what's wrong?

I seem to experience issues with clipboard - copying from Firefox into other apps works ok, but from Firefox into Chrome doesn't. Copying from other apps into Chrome behaves erratically. Any idea on ...
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System crashes / logs out after visiting specific website

This might be a weird question, but I'm asking for some guidance for how to investigate this more. It's not a reproducible issue, but it happens often enough (e.g. a couple of times a week). Here's ...
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Can reverting to a previous Time Machine instance enable Keychain data access?

A client is running 10.9.5 on a ten year old Mac. They recently reset the admin password so that it is now different from their keychain password. They've got a bunch of passwords stored in keychain/...
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Why do colors appear washed out on macOS Chrome and Safari versus Firefox?

I'm using a new MacBook Pro 15" with macOS 10.13.4 configured with the default Color LCD color profile. I'm doing some graphic design work and noticed that all colors in Chrome and Safari appear "...
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Safari and Chrome loading the wrong website

My client is having an issue that is exclusive to her computer. When viewing her website on any other computer the website that shows is the current one being hosted by Squarespace. When viewing on ...
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Chrome Browser Youtube error net::ERR_CONNECTION_RESET

Im not able to open youtube.com in Google Chrome browser v. 65.x. While I can open all other website. I tried opening youtube in Firefox, Safari it works fine. Im using MACOSX 10.12.6. I get ...
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iPhone: Block One Website & Only One Website

I need a way to block one website on my iPhone while leaving "adult content" available. I'm very familiar with the block adult content restriction on the iPhone, but the amount of sites this feature ...
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What could cause a huge spike in Unix System Calls for a process and how to debug

Computer Stats Mac mini (Late 2014) 2.8 GHz i5 8 GB RAM 10.13.5 High Sierra (upgraded from Sierra this week while debugging this issue) Background I recently noticed that a certain tab in Chrome ...
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brew cask upgrade does not seem to work

~$ brew cask --version Homebrew-Cask 1.6.6 Homebrew/homebrew-cask (git revision 1c78e; last commit 2018-06-01) ~$ ~$ brew update Already up-to-date. ~$ ~$ brew cask outdated ~$ ~$ brew cask info ...
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Detach active Chrome tab using AppleScript

I want to open current active tab in Chrome to a new window. The intention of this to split tabs side by side (for use with BetterSnapTool). I am new with AppleScript and find reading this a bit ...
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Where do offline synced google docs get stored on Mac OS X?

If I turn on google docs/sheets/drive offline sync through chrome on os x and activate "Make Available Offline" for some doc, where is the doc stored locally on my machine? I am not talking about ...
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Applescript to highlight text in Chrome using Javascript

I can't figure out how to adapt this script, which highlights text in Safari, to get it to work with Google Chrome: set myList to {"AppleScript", "2018", "demo@apple.com"} tell application "...
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Is it possible to export iPhone Chrome browsing history?

I'd like to export the browsing history from my iPhone's Chrome app and access it easily on my laptop. The phone is an iPhone 7, iOS 11, and the Chrome version is 66.0.3359.122. I've done this before ...
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Applescript javascript multiple line

How can we add multiple line text in Chrome using document.getElementsByClassName? I have no issue when it's one line but one I have more than one I have a missing value instead set myCaseNote to "...
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Applescript & Javascript to get number from chrome and give a total

I'm trying do get every totals from an internal webpage and get the total. for getting a single result I wrote this : tell application "Google Chrome" tell tab 1 of window 1 to set orderTotal to ...
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TOTP Problem/Bug

I've recently joined a new company, and my corporate login requires an additional TOTP. I've tried using the same QR code generated for the TOPT on several TOTP generators, and have had mixed results:...
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Applescript fill up chrome textfield class

<div class="content" contenteditable="true" data-placeholder="Search Cases" data-maxlength="" data-div-placeholder-content="true">mytexthere</div> I don't manage to fill up the text from ...
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Applescript to run javascript on chrome

Is there a way to run an Javascript using AppleScript here is the JS : javascript:Array.from(document.getElementsByClassName('action-button')).forEach(function(v){v.removeAttribute("disabled");}); ...
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AppleScript click on button (chrome)

Here is the HTML tag of the button I would like to click using AppleScript. <button class="btn btn-primary" autofocus="" ng-click="ok()" tabindex="0"><!-- ngIf: !isTranslate --><span ...
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Change Between Open Documents, SPANISH Keyboard, LibreOffice Chrome [duplicate]

I found this article: http://www.idownloadblog.com/2016/09/13/quickly-change-between-open-documents-mac-this-keyboard-shortcut/ According to changing between multiple opened documents in LibreOffice ...