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Chrome OS is an operating system based on the Linux kernel and designed to work with web applications and installed applications. Initially, Chrome OS was almost a pure web thin client operating system, with only a handful of "native" applications, but Google gradually began encouraging developers to create "packaged applications", some of which can work offline. App Runtime for Chrome (beta) enables Android applications to run on Chrome OS. Chrome OS is built upon the open source project called Chromium OS which, unlike Chrome OS, can be compiled from the downloaded source code; Chrome OS is the commercial version installed on specific hardware.

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I was given a Chromebook that seems to be in Recovery mode, I have never worked on this type of machine; I visited a few blogs that suggest putting on DEV mode by pressing the Ctrl+D keys, but I am not able to do that.
I also tried to create a recovery image using a USB, but regardless of the USB I use, it always says the device I inserted does not contain ChromeOS.

Any ideas on how I can recover this little machine?
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I am getting frequently below err message  while watching videos.
The browser I am using is Chrome.

Error Code
: PLAYER_ERR_TIMEOUT

please advise how to fix this issue.
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Hello,

Please, can you help me;
In fact we need to display the google site "www.google.com" in my web page but when we used <iframe> we obtained a white window ;
Do you have any idea to display the google page in my site

code :

<html xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">
<head>
  <meta content="text/html; charset=utf-8" http-equiv="Content-Type" />
  <title>Untitled 1</title>
<p>Click on link bellow to change iframe content:</p>
<a href="http://www.bing.com" target="search_iframe">Bing</a> -
<a href="http://en.wikipedia.org" target="search_iframe">Wikipedia</a> -
<a href="http://google.com" target="search_iframe">Google</a> (not allowed in inframe)
<iframe src="http://en.wikipedia.org" width="100%" height="100%" name="search_iframe"></iframe>
</body>
</html>

Best regards,
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How can I either:

1. Find and read these 2 unread emails

or

2. Mark all of the over 80,000 emails in the Gmail Inbox as read to reset this unread email count?
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For me the new Google Chrome sucks big time. They are getting more like Microsoft and publishing software without proper focus group testing. Can I get my old version back?
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Hi, I didn't realize that uninstalling Chrome while it was the default browser would cause a problem, I was just trying to fix an issue where it kept hanging. So I uninstalled and reinstalled Chrome.

I've gone into default programs and set chrome as the default, rebooted, etc. Same issue. And if I close chrome and stop all its processes, then make internet explorer the default program, I get the same error when I click on a link in an outlook email.

Advice to fix this? Thanks.
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I have a windows 10 PC that I want to remote access with a Chromebook.  I have tried many products to do this with and they all work and have different positives and negatives.  

I like the image quality of the RDP clients.  One of the biggest things missing on all but VNC is the two fingered scrolling using the Chromebook touch pad does not work.  

two questions....
1.  Is there a way to make the two fingered touch pad scrolling work from chrome to windows?  Possibly another rdp client?  
2.  Is there another remote access tool that has this feature besides vnc?
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Hi

We were having exchange 2007 and through hybrid setup we installed exchange 2013 and now we have migrated the mailboxes to 0365.
We have a chrome book and please let me know how to add an office 365 mail account to the chrome book

Thanks
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We want to make sure our files in Google Drive are secured.  We share files & images and understand that what we do make our google drive contents safe (shared users cannot access other drive contents) even though we share individual files if said drive.

we set the file share as follow:


We understand this is more than sufficient.  However  we did noticed something:

Wehen we share the link and the user deletes the word "view" from the link, it is replaced by "edit"

example:
(note "x" replaces the actual share link for obcious purpose)

https://drive.google.com/file/d/xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx/view

then we delete "/view"

press ENTER

the link change to

https://drive.google.com/file/d/xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx/edit


By doing thism can the image/file be edited?

please advice and if we doing this correctly.
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I have a Ricoh Mp 6055 copier and i would like to push out this copier to the chromebooks. I am following the instructions on https://support.google.com/chrome/a/answer/7276100?hl=en

But when i print from the chromebook i just get the hour glass and nothing prints. Im on the same network as the Printer.
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This error is really annoying if someone has solutions regarding this error please share with me.
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Hi、

I would like to use online "Map" service like Google Earth, Google Map, and etc. in order to display about 1000 customer locations on the map.
It is for the internal use, so I do not want to share the data on public, so that our sales staffs can use the tool for analyzing the route or location to set their sales strategies.

Could you share with me how to accomplish it and what are the actual steps?


Thank you,
AW
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FlintOS on ASUS Tinker Board provides a good ChromeOS experience however we have run into a brick wall hoping to enroll as a device on Google Management Console (G-Suite). "Oops! The system failed to determine device model or serial number" is the message we get. The environment is K12 school district where budget constraints are always present. Single Board Computers could be an alternative to Chromebooks if they can be centrally managed.  If not Google Management Console (G-Suite) then something else?
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Providing users with HP Chromebook 14 G5's for agile working. Need USB-C docks with dual HDMI and charging. Loads out there but not so specific on whether they support Chrome OS or not. Can anyone point me to a device they have successfully used with Chrome OS and ideally the HP Chromebooks.

CHeers
John W
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Is it possible to setup offline file sync within Google File Sync within Windows?

We would like to be able to store and sync our documents on our local Windows 10 computers rather than solely having to access these files within the Google File Stream Cloud.

If this is possible how can it be done?
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In Column A, I have got an English sentence. In Column B, I'd like to get a Word Count of Column A. Is there a Simple formula or method to do this? Please provide simple instructions for a novice in Google sheets, thanks
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How to recover deleted Chrome browsing history.
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Is there a way of exporting the list of recently visited URLs within Google Chrome to an Excel spreadsheet or to a CSV file?

The Google Chrome history can be viewed by pressing CTRL+H or by browsing to the chrome://history/ URL.
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Is there a way of modifying the Gmail view to list emails sequentially instead of grouping emails together when I view my emails within the gmail.com website?

I would rather have each individual email listed as a separate email rather than having all replies and forwards to my original email grouped within the original email.

How can this be done?
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At our small school we have several Chromebooks that we would like our students to use to complete their standardized testing. In order to do this they need to be put on the school domain. What is the process to put a chromebook on a domain?

Thank you!

Robert
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See: http://php.net/manual/en/function.session-cache-limiter.php

PHP is using:

Expires: Thu, 19 Nov 1981 08:52:00 GMT

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I don't understand this 100%. A cache could have a different idea about time. Although it's really rare, a cache could think it's 1980. In a case like that, the cached copy will be seen as fresh.

When using:

Expires: 0

Open in new window


you can avoid problems like that. So in my opinion PHP is choosing the second best solution instead of the best solution.

See: https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc7234#section-5.3

A cache recipient MUST interpret invalid date formats, especially the
value "0", as representing a time in the past (i.e., "already
expired").

So when using the value "0", you know for sure it will be seen as a date in the past. But this is the protocol for HTTP/1.1 (not HTTP/1.0).

I was also searching for some information about HTTP/1.0 and invalid dates, but I could not find an answer. I know HTTP/1.0 CAN implement things from HTTP/1.1.

How HTTP/1.0 caches are dealing with invalide dates? And can I be sure that in all situations "Expires: 0" will be seen as a date in the past? And if no, do you have examples?

I saw Google is using:

Expires: -1

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In the past people were setting Expires via html via the meta tag ... in cases like that "-1" could mean something different than "0", but in what kind of situations "Expires: -1" means something different than "Expires: 0" in the http headers?

So what to use? Date in the past, 0 or -1?
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We are putting a lab together for a nonprofit.  They said the computers that we might be getting in are chrome books.  So basically we would use chrome books for the lab.  I am not familiar with these types of laptops but I have a few questions?

What is the difference between a normal laptop and a chrome book?  Also, can they connect to a domain?  Can Microsoft office be installed on them?  What are the advantages and limitations?
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Chrome slow to load (10 sec at least) since last major Windows update (Feb 2018). Once loaded requested web pages appeared quickly, no problem. In the meantime no problem with Edge. Did Microsoft purposely slow down competing browsers!! What can I do to fix this?
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How to force newly launched Chrome to  be a certain size and  position. I want to have Chrome always open up at a certain place on my screen and have it be a certain size on every opening.  How do I accomplish this?
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Google Chrome OS

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Chrome OS is an operating system based on the Linux kernel and designed to work with web applications and installed applications. Initially, Chrome OS was almost a pure web thin client operating system, with only a handful of "native" applications, but Google gradually began encouraging developers to create "packaged applications", some of which can work offline. App Runtime for Chrome (beta) enables Android applications to run on Chrome OS. Chrome OS is built upon the open source project called Chromium OS which, unlike Chrome OS, can be compiled from the downloaded source code; Chrome OS is the commercial version installed on specific hardware.

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