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Whenever I try to open chromium from the desktop, I get a loading cursor, then nothing happens. I tried to start it from terminal to see what the problem was, and it returned this error:

[
1:1:1112/112537:FATAL:setuid_sandbox_client.cc(126)] Check failed: IsFileSystemAccessDenied(). 
#0 0x000055435098 base::debug::StackTrace::StackTrace()
#1 0x00005544a87c logging::LogMessage::~LogMessage()
#2 0x000058044e50 sandbox::SetuidSandboxClient::ChrootMe()
#3 0x000057d81aa4 content::ZygoteMain()
#4 0x0000553fed4c content::RunZygote()
#5 0x000055400300 content::ContentMainRunnerImpl::Run()
#6 0x0000553feacc content::ContentMain()
#7 0x000054f58a1c ChromeMain
#8 0x000075ba2294 __libc_start_main

Received signal 6
#0 0x000055435098 base::debug::StackTrace::StackTrace()
#1 0x000055434fe8 base::debug::(anonymous namespace)::StackDumpSignalHandler()
#2 0x000075bb91a0 <unknown>
#3 0x000075bb7f70 gsignal
[end of stack trace]

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Try to re-install it to avoid any corruption in its files:

sudo apt-get remove chromium-browser
sudo apt-get autoremove
sudo apt-get install chromium-browser
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    Before installing chromium-browser again it would be a good advice to sudo apt update && sudo apt full-upgrade and reboot if you have a lot of updates.
    – Ingo
    Apr 28, 2019 at 21:18
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You can try rename chrome folder ,inside /home/your_user/.config/ , as backup and try to open browser . Automatically it creates a new one folder. It has been working for me when upgrades or updates break configs .

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  • Didn't work. Returned the same stack trace as before. Nov 12, 2016 at 19:15
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I was able to get Chromium running on a Zero W using the Buster Legacy OS, 2023-02-21 release (Version 3.6 January 2021).

But... I had to install with default pi user account (different password). It didn't work if I installed the image with a different user account name, admin.

Manually installed Chromium using sudo apt install chromium-browser

I couldn't get Chromium to run in Bullseye on RPi0W.

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If you have previously been using Chromium on your raspberry pi but are suddenly unable to get it to run, it's most likely that Chromium did not close properly. Head to /home/user/config/chromium/ and delete the files 'SingletonCookie' 'SingletonLock' and SingletonSocket (red triangle! icons). Chromium will open now and you haven't lost any settings, extensions or other data.

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