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I'm trying to give Edge a spin. It let me import my chrome bookmarks. But I want my Chrome Bookmark Bar to appear in the same way on Edge. I tried dragging the imported folder Bookmark Bar to the space below the URL window in Edge. But that just gave me the icon for Bookmark Bar folks in that space. Sad and lonely bookmark bar folder in Edge.

Any ideas?
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is there a Serious Chrome virus?

Came back to computer after about 2 hours, chrome screen TOTALLY black.

Later, got an error with a red screen, said microsoft was fixing, so I thought obvious virus trying to drag me in further.

Tried to close chrome (Windows 10), close task, disallowed.

Restarted Windows, OK for now.

Using Avast anti Virus.
A few years ago we looked at a product named IE Tab for Chrome by Blackfish.  Back then, we weren't convinced of the security because, from what we understood, ulnerabilities of the IE version you selected would be present.

We are revisiting the solution due to the ease of use it offers our users but the jury is still out on the security of it.

Security experts, what are your thoughts? Any recommendations on security settings for it? Are there any other products or methods you would recommend in it's place?

Thanks again,
Steph M
I accidentally forwarded an email and would like to remove the notification at the top of the email "You forwarded this message on.. etc".

I am using Outlook web via chrome browser. I did find something on your discussion forum, but it asks me to open Tools and then visual basic editor. I cannot seem to be able to find those options on the web version.

Appreciate any help you can provide. Thank you.
Would access an online document (usually a PDF) and attempt to print. As soon as the print icon was clicked, the browser would crash. Initially thought it was just Chrome, but tried it in Edge - same problem. Tried restarting the computer (Dell OptiPlex 7460 AIO; i7-8700 @ 3.2 Ghz; 8MB RAM; Windows 10 Pro). That didn't work. Uninstalled and reinstalled the printer. Same result. Downloaded, installed, and ran the HP Print and Scan Doctor. Not only did it not resolve the problem, it couldn't see the printer (the printer is connected via USB to a co-worker's computer and shared). The HP Smart utility "found" the printer, but said it was "Offline".  Interestingly, you can print locally just fine. And before you say, it's the fact that the printer is shared, a second printer, and HP Photosmart 6510 printer that's connected directly to the computer (via USB) is doing the same thing - printing fine locally, but crashing browsers when trying to print from the Internet.
Our school district uses Google mail and have seen lately an issue where the Chrome browser says that "Something's not Right" in the Messenger area of the email window.  We are running Windows 10 computers and it seems to happen sporadically.  If you clear the Cache it seems to work for awhile and then will give the same error again.  Has anyone else experienced this issue and found a solution?
I am trying to access data from on Internet Explorer using Excel VBA

So far I have been successful in getting the family data from an individual's profile page.

Now I am trying to be able to click on the family member to go to his/her page but cannot find the anchor to do so.

Can anyone help me out with this?

Using a browser other than Internet Explorer is also welcome.

Sub getImmediateFamilyFromMyheritage(IE As Object)
    Dim w As Object
    Dim html As String
    Dim htmlarray
    Dim pcel As Range
    Dim tcel As Range
    Dim i As Long
    Dim DesSzCol As Range
    Dim MembrCol As Range
    Set MembrCol = Cells.Find("Member Column", , , xlWhole).EntireColumn
    Set DesSzCol = Cells.Find("Descendent Size", , , xlWhole).EntireColumn
    Application.Calculation = xlCalculationManual
  For Each w In CreateObject("Shell.Application").Windows
    If w.Name = "Internet Explorer" Then
        Set HTMLDoc = w.document
        html = HTMLDoc.body.innerText
        htmlarray = Split(Mid(html, InStr(html, "Immediate family"), _
                            InStr(InStr(html, "Immediate family"), html, "showCAPTCHA") - _
                            InStr(html, "Immediate family")) & vbLf & vbCr, vbLf)
        Set pcel = ActiveCell
        Set tcel = pcel.Offset(1, 1)
        For i = 1 To UBound(htmlarray)
        htmlarray(i) = Replace(htmlarray(i), vbCr, "")
        Select Case htmlarray(i) 'InStr("His son His daughter 

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  Just installed latest and the greatest Chrome and Firefox on our test Mac workstation.
Both the Safari and the Chrome browsers can access external sites (e.g., just fine, but the Firefox browser keeps showing the following error when accessing external sites (screenshot attached).

  Under Firefox’s Options-> General -> Network Settings:
    I’ve tried manually entering the Proxy server setting as well as selecting the “Use System proxy settings
     The Test Mac never had Chrome or Firefox installed prior to today.

Any assistance is greatly appreciated .
We are currently facing the issue that chrome.exe registers as pdf default app as itself. We set the filetype association for adobe reader or other pdf applications during logon, which is working fine.
Unfortunately Chrome will register as default app during the day and because of this pdf files will open in chrome which is quiet annoying. We already disabled the following setting in chrome - unfortunately without luck. Chrome still keeps registering as default app

GPO Setting Google Chrome - open PDF with external PDF Application
I have a problem in some of my emails that I am getting that not all the images are showing up. Sometimes as seen in the screen capture few images showing up and others do not . Please help me with this problem.

Thank you,


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Hi Experts,

in our company we use exchange 2013 and OWA.
One user has now problems to login.
He gets the login error 500.

This just happens when he used CHROME.
With using IE the login works.

Do you have any idea why not in CHROME for this user ?
When I test with CHROME, it is ok.
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  I have SBS2011 Network and starting yesterday no one can do the search in Google Chrome. It returned "This site can't be reached".
  Last night I added and in Forwarders tab in DNS manager and the problem went away.
 However this morning, the same problem is back.
 I restarted DNS Server and DNS Client in Services.msc, but to no avail.
 Users can do search using or for now, but as long as it uses Google search engine, it fails no matter which browser they use (IE, Firefox)
 Can you help?
Despite many hours of searching, I can't seem to find a cause for this behaviour and it's driving me nuts, so I'm hoping some other experts can weigh in with a solution.

When posting on Facebook, I expect and usually get the following comment box:

FB Comment Box with Camera Icon
Then for no apparent reason that I've been able to determine, the comment box turns into the following:

FB Comment Box with No Camera Icon
What the hell? It doesn't seem to be browser-specific as I've noted it happens in Google Chrome, Brave, Avast Secure Browser, Internet Explorer, and FireFox. (Yeah I know, but I'm testing a lot of browsers for a future article) :)

There seems to be no particular pattern to "when" it happens - it just seems to happen at random times for no particular reason.

Refreshing the browser doesn't help. Closing the browser completely and opening it again often resolves the problem.  

But even when it occurs and I don't close the browser, I can open a new tab, go to another facebook page (say my own Facebook page) and the camera icon is there and can be used. (?!)

I've disabled all extensions and still had it occur.

The camera icon is needed to be able to attach a photo into a comment that is saved on the hard drive.

I dislike being beaten, but I'm at a loss here. Help! :)

Has anyone found the cause of this and how to stop it happening?

Hello Experts,

I have recently purchased a Dell Touch screen XPS 13 9365.

I'm having a problem getting screen sharing programs to work. Whenever, I attempt to 'Screen share' with the following applications using Chrome, the browser disappears the second I select 'Screenshare'

The applications are

I don't have any such problem with any of my other laptops

This is very frustrating, so any help will be greatly appreciated.


Dear All,

           I have a vcenter 6.5 and I was trying to export the OVF out from one vm, but it doesn't allow me to click on it, I have tried using IE or Chrome, its still the same, any help would be appreciated, Thanks

Zoom in on Android phone
When reading and responding to EE posts via the Chrome browser on my Android phone, I do not seem to be able to zoom in temporarily. Is there any way to make this happen?
Is the above possible when I have a selection of some 100 filtered emails I want to read offline using Chrome?
Windows 7 - 64 Bit.  Had been working fine.   When you click the icon, you get an hourglass for a couple of seconds and then it goes away.   You see two instances of Chrome in task manager, but they go away after about 30 seconds.

Here is what I have done all to no avail:

1.  Tried starting Chrome in Safe Mode
2.  Uninstalled & Re-Installed chrome (told it to delete the settings)
3,  Deleted Chrome registry entries and deleted the "Chrome" folder in both %appdata% and %localappdata%
4.  Tried running as administrator.   Also checked rights under security.
5.   Ran the netsh winsock reset routine
6.   Rebooted the computer multiple times.
7.   Turned off Anti-Virus and Firewall temporarily.
8.   System restore to a date/time where it was working.

Have tried running from a desktop shortcut, task bar & directly from the program folder.  Internet Explorer works fine, but we need Chrome as some websites we use don't render well under IE.
I’ve just been upgraded to a new Office thin client type desktop computer Dell Wyse 5070 (one of those where we have a thin client and all the processing of everything is being done on a central server).  Had a junior IT guy set up my system and something is not right, I don’t believe it is a central admin policy setup because I can do everything I want on a Firefox app.

1.      My Google account Sync is paused when I open Chrome
2.      My extensions like session buddy, amazon tool and various other extensions do not load but my Cisco webex is the only extension that loads when I open Chrome (without logging in)
3.      I am forced to login each time before my web site passwords etc pull down
4.      My previous tabbed sessions do not load

How do I fix all these issues?  It was semi working on the first day I got this new computer but because I complaint about my bookmarks and links not syncing automatically when I opened Chrome, he said that my profile was corrupt and did something such that now, the book marks are there but all my extensions disappear the moment I restart my PC.
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I would like to make use of old label sheets in Google Documents.
A good example might be a sheet of old Avery Diskette Labels #6490.
These labels are a good size and I would like to be able to use them.
However, I don't want to tie this work to a single computer and would, therefore, prefer to do this in a Google Document.
The letter-sized pages come with labels organized in three (3) columns, with five (5) labels per column, for a total of fifteen (15) labels per page.

The side borders before the labels begin are about 1/16 of an inch.
The top and bottom borders before the labels begin are about 1/2 of an inch.
The separation between the first row and the second row and between the second row and the third row is 1/6 of an inch just like the side borders.

I have begun this google document where I am trying to come up with a template for these labels.

Assistance is greatly appreciated.
Hello fellow Experts Exchange members:

I have a user whose Internet Explorer 11 is not displaying several (but not all) websites correctly.

The user reports fonts are incorrect and images either do not load or display incorrectly.

For an example, I have attached screenshots showing a business-critical website when viewed in Internet Explorer and Google Chrome on the user's computer.

Google Chrome (correct):
Google Chrome screenshot - correct
Internet Explorer (incorrect):
Internet Explorer screenshot - incorrect
Comparing the two screenshots, in Internet Explorer: the fonts that appear are different, the pop-up buttons appearing on the left and right of the central content with arrow symbols are displaying in a different language, and the Facebook and YouTube buttons on the top right are missing the Facebook and YouTube symbols.

(Surprisingly, Internet Explorer is displaying the correct phone number for the business while Google Chrome is displaying an incorrect phone number.)

I have tried the following:
  • Adding the website to the Trusted Sites list - no difference
  • Clearing the cache and having the browser download a new copy of the page each time a website is visited - no difference
  • Browsing in No-Addons mode - no difference
  • Using the Internet Options Control Panel applet to Reset the browser - no difference
  • Installing all Microsoft updates - no difference

Have any fellow Experts Exchange members encountered a similar situation and found a resolution?


I have a simple javascript code that works fine in IE 11, but of course no one uses that anymore.  It does not operate at all in Chrome, Safari, Edge, etc.  No errors, just doesn't do what it is supposed to.  I've attached the section of the file, as well as the "inc" file that performs the task.  Any help on what needs to be changed for later browsers would be much appreciated!

Here is the code that calls the function:
<table width="95%" cellpadding="3" cellspacing="3" border="0" align="center" class="blueborder">                                   
                                        <td colspan="3" class="subcontent">
                                            <div class="subcontent" style="line-height:40px;">Use the following "Browse" button to select and upload multiple images.</div>
                                            <input id="fileInput" name="fileInput" type="file"/>
                                            <div style="padding-top:10px;"><a href="javascript:$j('#fileInput').uploadifyUpload();">Upload Files</a> | <a href="javascript:$j('#fileInput').uploadifyClearQueue();">Clear Queue</a></div>
                                            <div id="fileQueue" style="padding-bottom:5px;"></div>  
                                            <div class="greycontent" style="line-height:25px;">[Note: Select multiple files using Shift or CTRL key]</div>     

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If I am deleting cache from google chrome on a computer would it also delete all the cache of any other computer that is syncs with my google chrome account?
would that work as the bookmarks would?

Hello, working on the webscrapping project, I encountered a problem with my chrome driver. I decided to download to most updated version and it is still giving the error.

SessionNotCreatedException: Message: session not created: This version of ChromeDriver only supports Chrome version 77

Any clue on how to fix it? It was working perfectly fine before.
   $insertEve1 ="insert into productionplan_night(line,lineName,prdline)values('$lineID','".$_POST['lineName1']."','".$_POST['dailyEPlnName1']."')";
    mysqli_query($con, $insertEve1);
   $insertEve2 ="insert into productionplan_night(line,lineName,prdline)values('$lineID','".$_POST['lineName2']."','".$_POST['dailyEPlnName2']."')";
    mysqli_query($con, $insertEve2);

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Sample Output is:

line lineName prdline
A       ONE           AM-1
A       ONE           AM-1
B       TWO          AM-2
B       TWO          AM-2

If this query execution into twice times insertion of $insertEve1 and $insertEve2; This issues happen only in Chrome browser;
In firebox execution of only one time insertion; why it happen chrome browser...






Chrome is a free web browser created by Google. Originally released in 2008, it has grown to become the most used desktop web browser (as of October 2016).