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11-03-2012, 05:03 PM
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Why does google chrome suck ?

I need a plugin to watch videos on hockeystreams.com. However, when I go to download it, google chrome stops it and says I have to go to the google chrome web store. I go there and all the plugins/aps are ****in' useless. Can't find anything remotely useful.

****ing sucks.

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11-03-2012, 05:12 PM
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Go to

chrome://chrome/extensions/

and drag and drop the extension file into Chrome.

Should work. At least it did for me.

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Chrome doesn't suck.


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Chrome doesn't suck

Even if you had "ethical concerns" about Chrome and Google (and Google is pretty hard to avoid nowadays), Chromium allows for many spin-offs, such as Comodo Dragon

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Because it doesn't?

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Chrome is a great browser imo.

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Because Internet Explorer provides everything you need for your internet browsing experience.

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Firefox > Chrome
What is this, 2007?

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Huh. Never had a plug in problem with Chrome in my 3 years of using it. I stream a lot of video, too.

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Chrome is great. I still have Firefox at home because I'm set in my ways, but I use Chrome at work.

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Can you change the folder icons on the favorites bar in Chrome?

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Chrome is awesome, user error I suspect.

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Chrome is excellent... actually switched from Firefox to Chrome because Firefox wasn't working with NJTransit website.

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I need a plugin to watch videos on hockeystreams.com. However, when I go to download it, google chrome stops it and says I have to go to the google chrome web store. I go there and all the plugins/aps are ****in' useless. Can't find anything remotely useful.

****ing sucks.
Here you go;

http://www.interoperabilitybridges.c...ion-for-chrome

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Before anyone else piles on. Chrome recently changed the way unknown addons are installed. You can no longer just download and click and go.

I know this because I downloaded, clicked and went when I originally installed the Steamgifts addon and then had to reinstall it a few weeks ago and Chrome said "NO!". So I had to drag and drop the file into the extensions browser in Chrome to make it work.

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11-03-2012, 06:32 PM
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I tried to use chrome, but I ran into issues with it. But it's still a good browser. I just find FF to be more reliable.

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I run Chrome over FF nowadays.

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Can you change the folder icons on the favorites bar in Chrome?
In Firefox you can and that's one of the main reasons I prefer it.


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What is this, 2007?
This is possible.

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I've used Chrome for years now and never had an issue with it.

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I love Chrome's simplistic design. Only issue I've had with it is that I can't download documents sometimes with it (Word, PowerPoint, etc.). Not sure why that happens, but I have to use Explorer sometimes when that's the issue.

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Chrome's Gmail button hasn't been working properly for a while for me. I have to restart the browser in order to get it working.

And second, OP should be going to ****** pay-for-illegal-streams site like Hockeystreams in the first place when you've free ones like wiziwig.eu.

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