Chrome for Android is the Android Version of Google's web browser Chrome

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Track users using the 'Native App Install Banner' [on hold]

I activated Google's Native App Install Banner for Chrome via the manifest.json on my webpage, that now hints users to my android app. How can I measure, how many users install my app from this banner?...
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Is there a way to change the referer on Google Chrome?

If there isn't a way to, is there a browser that lets you?
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App Web Links asking for Chrome TOS despite Firefox being default browser

Short version: When I click links in the Reddit Android app, it brings up Chrome. I want it to bring up Firefox, but it doesn't give me the option. Long version: I just bought a phone and ...
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Select boxes don't work on some websites

I often find on my Android tablet (Samsung Galaxy Tablet S2) that select boxes (a.k.a. dropdowns) on some websites don't open - or at least, they don't without quite a bit of tapping, scrolling, ...
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disable disk cache in Chrome

Is it possible to disable the disk cache in the Chrome browser app? I know it is possible to do that on the desktop version using the --disk-cache-dir=null parameter. This is desirable to reduce ...
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How to Have Google Keep Button in Chrome of Android?

I would like to add content to my Keep as easily as in Desktop in Android. Phone: Samsung Galaxy S4 GT-i9506 System: CyanogenMod 13
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Synchronize bookmarks between Android Chrome and PC [duplicate]

I would like to synchronize bookmarks between Android Chrome browser and Firefox on PC. Is there application for that? Currently I am using xmarks to synchronize browsers on PC but there is no plugin ...
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Chrome stuck at loading upwork.com [closed]

When I go to upwork.com the page loads. However, when I click the login button it gets stuck loading. Image: http://imgur.com/6fgPAfw
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How do I delete juat one specific auto suggested URL from android chrome browser

I would like to remove only one particular URL from auto suggestions in my mobile (android) chrome browser. U know how embarrassing it gets sometime when u forget to use incognito mode and don't know ...
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I just reset my android phone, how do I recover my Chrome bookmarks?

I just reset my Moto G, hoping that the Chrome bookmarks would be synced to my account but they haven't and I lost them all. They were extremely valuable and I want all of them back. Please let me ...
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Disable “Close all incognito tabs” notification?

Recently, Chrome on Android changed a feature to add a notification on the Lockscreen and on the Notification Bar any time you have Incognito tabs open. I really don't want a large notification on my ...
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I can't access the chrome:settings and other chrome: and about: urls un Google Chrome

Although google chrome does suggest those urls: It doesn't allow you to access them: I'm very upset, since I am forced to use Chrome (it's pre-installed and takes 100MB) but I can't even access ...
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How can I securely install an older version of Chrome on a device that won't support newer versions?

I have an Android device that runs Android 4.0.2 and can't be updated any further. When I tried to install Chrome from the Play Store, I was told: Your device isn't compatible with this version. ...
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How to open an URL in Chrome Incognito Tab by launching the Incognito Activity?

Is there any way to open a link in Google Chrome's Incognito Mode from the Terminal ? I tried this but it didn't work: am start -n com.android.chrome/com.google.android.apps.chrome.document....
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How do I switch from Chrome Browser to Chrome Beta (FOR GOOD)?

I'm using: Huawei Nexus 6p with Android 6.0.1 and stable version of Chrome Browser. How do I completely switch to Chrome Beta without having two browsers installed on my phone? Is there a way to do ...
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How can I hide the most visited sites on New Tap page in Chrome?

When I open a new tab in Chrome I get a new tab that shows the google search bar and a list of the most recent visited tabs. How do I hide all these recent visited sites without having to remove ...
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Opening incognito tab in chrome when swiping on chrome icon?

As you all know that Nova Launcher allows assigning swipe actions to icons on home screen. For example I have attached the swipe action on the dialer to call home directly. Now I am trying to assign ...
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Error 102 chrome

I have a micromax a102 and when ever I try to visit a page which I was able to visit few days ago like Google weblite I get error 102 or connection refused on pretty much every where a few points you ...
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Visiting site using Chrome restarts device

I came across an unusual behaviour in Chrome (50.0.2661.89), running on a Galaxy S7 (SM-G930F)/Android 6.0.1 . The behaviour seems to be repeatable, causing my device to restart every time I scroll ...
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How can I prevent an application (Chrome) from opening another application (Google Play Store)?

So today Facebook Messenger declared a war against users of the mobile website. Of course we have been plagued for months with small header messages as well as overlays hiding all content and ...
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How to add desktop shortcut for URL, ignoring web app manifest?

Goal: Have a desktop shortcut that opens https://news.google.com/news/i#0 , ignoring the contained web app manifest that otherwise "overrides" the saved shortcut to http://news.google.com/news?sapa=1 ...
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Prevent apps opening links in Chrome Custom Tabs (i.e. open in default browser directly)

Not long ago, Google added a new feature called Chrome Custom Tabs since Chrome 45 on Android JellyBean or later. What are Chrome Custom Tabs? App developers face a choice when a user taps a ...
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Can the Chrome logo icon in the notifications bar be changed to reflect the site delivering the push notification?

I've heard plenty about the power-draining properties of Facebook's app - I'm obviously as keen as the next smartphone user to find ways to save battery power. Of course, others have concerns about ...
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Exporting Chrome bookmarks from Android to PC to import to IE11

Here's the scenario. I have a Google Nexus 6 with build MOB30D and Android version 6.0.1. I am at work with a desktop PC that only uses Internet Explorer 11. Therefore, I cannot access my Google ...
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Facebook mobile website tries to open Messenger all the time

On Facebook's mobile website on my sister's phone, when you click the messages tab, it first opens Play Store opened on Messenger app (or, it opens Messenger if it's installed). If you click back, the ...
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Intermittent internet connectivity problems on Samsung Galaxy S4

So last night Chrome on my Galaxy S4 suddenly started refusing to load websites while connected to the exact same WiFi network that works flawlessly for two different laptops and a PC within my home ...
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Some location based mobile sites not working in chrome

I'm getting a message from some websites (m.yelp.com and nextbus.com) they do not have "permission to access your location". I have my location permission turned on for chrome in the app manager and ...
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Close/reset Chrome tab(s) without launching Chrome

I've got into a peculiar situation with Chrome on my Samsung Note 2 running Android 4.4.2. I've been playing with JavaScript and apparently created some bad code. I know it because PhpStorm showed the ...
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How to remember/cache a client certificate

I support a web-application that requires an https connection with client certificates as part of the authentication scheme. On most browsers (Desktop clients, iOS Safari, etc) if you are prompted for ...
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Chrome opens PDF files only through Google Drive, other apps work fine

Bug: pdf files from Chrome open only in Drive app directly, disabling Drive gives me "cannot open file" error. I can open them from Adobe PDF app or FBreader app directly but that is annoying. ...
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How to recover application data after deleting it from the settings menu?

I wanted to cancel a download, which I did until now by long-tapping on it, then "App Info" button and killing the download manager and deleting its data. However, this time, the "App Info" button ...
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Can you change user agent and device info on non-rooted phone?

For example, I have Samsung Galaxy and use android Chrome but I would like to fake it so that the user-agent shows I'm using HTC One and some other browser. Is this possible on a non-rooted phone or ...
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AdChoices block on Android Chrome

I have an MLS Ocean 3G tablet and i see a small banner on the bottom right corner of Chrome (for Android). It comes from Ad Choices. I tried to remove it by scanning with various malware/antivirus ...
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Make all new chrome Windows incognito

Is there a way to make all new Google chrome Windows on my Android be in incognito mode? Thank you!
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Location in Chrome

I am wanting to utilize a high accuracy GNSS position in a GIS data collection application optimized for the Chrome browser running on my Android device. The problem is that the device doesn't have ...
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how to add custom chrome search engines on android [duplicate]

One of most powerful productivity tools i use on chrome is custom search engines. However I was wondering how i can do the same thing on chrome android? I went through the settings on chrome android, ...
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Import Cookies from Google Chrome Mobile to another Mobile browser

I would like to know that is there anyway I can import cookies from Android version of Google Chrome to any other mobile browser (on the same device)? Just like when we install Firefox/Opera/Chrome ...
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Chrome Remote Debugging: Inspect fails, flashes new window momentarily

I'm trying to use Chrome Remote Debugging, and seem to be having a different problem from most folks. The chrome://inspect window lists tabs ok, and the "open" and "reload" functions work properly. ...
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How to stop automatic play videos?

When I am listening to music surfing the net if in the website there is a video (often it is advertisment) it happened that the video play automatically stopping the music. How can I prevent this ...
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Force Google Chrome to load background pages

I open links via context menu item Open in background but background pages begin to load only when tab is selected. Is it possible to force Google Chrome for Android to load pages which are opened in ...
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Does clearing Chrome appdata delete all the currently opened tabs?

My phone has a low memory problem, so I have to periodically clear the app data of some apps which makes them act like I just installed it. Currently I have many open tabs (100+) in my Chrome Browser....
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Preventing users removing managed accounts

I've been using Android For Work (Google Admin) for a while now and I'm fairly happy with its range of policies available. Some of the main policies I've been applying for enrolled devices are ...
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Chrome 48.0.2564.95 Battery Usage

I have been dealing with an issue where Chrome eats my battery like now tomorrow (I'm lucky if my phone will even charge because of how much it uses), and none of the solutions I have found have ...
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Android Chrome tab data

On desktop Chrome, data about tabs, like their arrangement and the URLs that accessed via the back and forward buttons, are stored in the files "Current Tabs" and "Last Tabs". Since Chrome for Android ...
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How to display javascript console on Chrome (or a different browser)?

I want to quickly try some Javascript code on Android phone. I cannot find how to open console or something similar on either Chrome or default browser. about:debug doesn't do anything, and I don't ...
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How to avoid stop music when open web pages?

When I am listening to the music with my headset and I travel on the web it happened that the music player stop when in the web page there is a video in automatic play. How can I manage it? I use ...
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Chrome for Android: view page source? [duplicate]

I want to view the page source in Chrome for Android the time I check its html, css, js, etc... (for instance to see whether WAI-ARIA tags are present and their organization). Is this possible or do ...
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Phone number detected by a web page when browsing from chrome for android

I recently got subscribed to some alerts by the mobile provider automatically and some amount deducted from my phone balance. I called up the customer care centre and they agreed to refund the amount, ...
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Can't copy image url (4.4.2)

I have a Samsung Galaxy Avant with Android 4.4.2 and up until a couple days ago I've been able to copy image addresses with Google Chrome but now I don't see the option anymore. I've tried it with ...
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How to avoid / troubleshoot on-page refreshing bug in Chrome for Android?

I've been experiencing a bug since the upgrade to Lollipop, perhaps even earlier, where the current tab refreshes while I'm looking at it. This has been very difficult to find info about, because of ...