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Can I fix memory leaks of a chromium tab by killing and restarting the tab or chromium?

I'm running a raspberry with a small monitor in kiosk mode, which means: it's running a full-screen chromium tab all around the clock. The problem is that I have noticed that there are many websites ...
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Raspbian Stretch Lite with Touchscreen - Chromium “Couldn't initialize SDL: No available video device”

I have a Raspberry Pi 3 B+, with the RPi 7-inch touchscreen hooked up. I installed Raspbian Stretch Lite on a 16GB SD card. I have booted the Raspberry Pi, changed my password, connected to Wifi, and ...
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Rpi 3 reboots on opening chrome

Every time I open chromium on my raspberry pi, it just reboots sometimes even 3 or 4 times. I've read about instances of the pi crashing but my device just starts from the rainbow screen. There's also ...
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chromium browser not starting: Cannot open ELF file

pi@rp1:~ $ uname -a Linux rp1 4.9.35-v7+ #1014 SMP Fri Jun 30 14:47:43 BST 2017 armv7l GNU/Linux chromium-browser 56.0.2924.84-0ubuntu0.14.04.1.1000 armhf Chromium ...
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ERROR:sandbox_linux.cc(344)] InitializeSandbox() called with multiple threads in process gpu-process [closed]

I am using a Raspberry Pi: pi@raspberrypi:~ $ lsb_release -a No LSB modules are available. Distributor ID: Raspbian Description: Raspbian GNU/Linux 9.3 (stretch) Release: 9.3 Codename: ...
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Raspbian Stretch Strict chromium strict kiosk mode

I have setup raspberry pi to autostart chrome in kiosk mode when it boots up and open a locally hosted web application successfully. The web application will require keyboard and mouse for the user to ...
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WebGL does not work properly on Raspberry Pi Chromium Browser

I have a problem with WebGL on Raspberry Pi 3's Chromium browser. I did the settings required but nothing happened. Here is my information Device : Raspberry Pi 3 OS : Linux raspberrypi 4.9.80-v7+ #...
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RFID RC522 Reader & Chromium Web Page

I'm having a bit of difficulty locating a specific example, however I have found people referencing that they have accomplished what I am looking for. At a basic level, I have a webpage being served ...
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Check Chromium loading

I use chrome in kiosk mode, opened by my c++ script. What i want to do is to check when chromium is done to load the pages. There are any way?
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Chromium Kiosk - Navigation Menu

I am very new to Raspberry I am trying to add the below HTML page in Chromium Kiosk - which is not supporting - is their anyway i can achieve the below ? <!DOCTYPE html> <html> <...
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Chromium extremely slow until crash on a Raspberry Pi Zero W

I use this RPi Zero W mainly from ssh. All updates and upgrades performed. I wanted to install an app from its website. No way. Attaching keyboard, mouse and monitor I opened Chromium and the ...
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Downgrading Raspbian Stretch Chromium over HTML5 Audio Issues

I've got my rpi set up as an alarm clock with python/flask and a chromium front-end. When it wakes me up it plays two html5 audio elements simultaneously: some music and a news podcast. I did a fresh ...
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Trouble getting Flash Player plugin to run under Chromium

I have just set up a Raspberry Pi 3 model B, which came with the "Boolean Box" for my daughter. Everything worked fine, but the browser that was on the SD card did not run Flash, which would be ...
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How to install a second version of chromium in raspbian

I followed this guide to watch WidevineCDM pages (like netflix, amazon video, ...) on raspbian, which basically downgraded the pre-installed chromium. It works fine and I can watch those streaming ...
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Chromium Kiosk options

I'm using a Raspberry PI 3 with chromium and kiosk. If I start chromium as normal, I can enable kiosk and set specific options, namely hide cursor, disable context menu, disable image drag, disable ...
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Chromium scrolling lag on Raspberry Pi 3 Model B running Raspbian Stretch

I received my Raspberry Pi 3 Model B a few days ago, I copied Raspbian Stretch img with dd to 64 GB Samsung EVO card. I am using a HDMI to VGA adapter on a 1920x1080 Samsung monitor. Also, I have ...
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Raspbian, Hanns.G HT231HPB and chromium browser

I am using the set up above as a dumb terminal/kiosk my issue is that the Chromium on screen keyboard is offsetting the touch so that you can't accurately type. I know the monitor is operating as a ...
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Raspberry Pi on Network with ethernet but not connecting to internet

I've had Pi-Hole on my pi to some success but after a while of inaction my pi cannot connect to the internet now. Unsure what will help, as I've tried what I thought were all the obvious things. I'm ...
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Raspberry Pi 3 Freezes

My Raspberry Pi 3 Model B freezes randomly. This as been going on since I got it, about 4 months ago. It sometimes freezes on reboot causing reboot loops. It freezes on Chromium when all that's open ...
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Xdotool not resizing Chromium on startup

Edit: RPi 3, fully updated. I have a raspberry pi build where RPi is supposed to run a bash script on boot. The script shows specific videos, then opens chromium and runs specific webpage in ...
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Raspbian image creation: install plugins with the Raspbian version of Chromium?

Is there a away to install pre-defined plugins with the Raspbian version of Chromium? I have been looking at editing and the image creator tool to include chromium with metamask by editing Stage 3. ...
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Autostart Chromium cloud print service on startup

I am using my Raspberry Pi to set up a print station in a remote location, and I am using Google Cloud Print to send prints from my home. Everything works fine when I am booted to desktop on RPi, but ...
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Jessie: How to log in to a Gmail account in Chromium 51

I am starting from a fresh NOOBS install on a Raspberry Pi 3B. Once Raspbian is installed and working, I used: sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get upgrade I followed this procedure to ensure my clock ...
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Can I install Google Chrome? [duplicate]

I'm a user with rpi3. I'm wondering if I can install Google chrome on my rpi. Can I install it?
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Issues when trying to open Chromium at a certain URL on boot

I am having some issues with automating tasks at boot on the Pi. I have tried numerous different methods to do this including the systemd method and the .bashrc method. The command is a simple one ...
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Can't update to latest Chromium version after upgrade to Stretch (59 or 60)

I upgraded to Stretch following the normal procedure, changed the repositories, etc. But after all, I'm still running Chromium 56, a older version of the browser. When I try to update the system, it ...
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autostart Chromium using Pixel

I'm about done with this, for two days i have tried to simply autostart Chromium on a pi for a project at work but nothing happens when I reboot. Using the path - ~/.config/lxsession/LXDE-pi/...
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Streaming video fails to display page

YouTube is one of the top websites to view streaming videos. Oh well. It's not working on my RPi. I have no idea if this question is any relevant to the Raspberry Pi, but I'm asking it anyway. So, ...
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Open chromium full screen on start up

I would like to set up a couple of Raspberry Pis to open automatically chromium or any other browser available to at start-up, and in full screen mode. I was wondering if any of you can help me. ...
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chromium with two tabs in kiosk mode

I want to create a kiosk that always has two tabs open. I've found plenty of articles that show how to open chromium on boot in kiosk with one webpage. But is there any way to create a kiosk mode ...
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How do I disable Restore pages? Chromium didn't shut down correctly. Prompt?

I am automating a RPi for four displays at my company. I have them rebooting every day so the browser will refresh. I can't get the Restore pages? Chromium didn't shut down correctly bubble to not ...
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How to install Chromium 57

Currently my Raspberry Pi uses Chromium 56. I'm having a hard time upgrading it to the latest version. I tried sudo apt-get install chromium-browser Unfortunately I got this message: chromium-...
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Kiosk a raspberry pi

I know what you're thinking, "this has been asked a thousand times" and you're right, but why is it none of the answers are helpful? I have a brand new pi, I'm using the April 2017 release of NOOBS. I ...
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Open chromium in kiosk mode at start with URLs from a text file

I'm new to bash scripting and just a little familiar with basic Linux. We've setup a Pi showing dashboards using the code below: @chromium-browser --disable-infobars --disable-session-crashed-bubble -...
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Animated GIF won't work on raspberry pi

i'm building a local website that displays an animated GIF. The website is opened using chromium web browser. i'm sure that the GIF itself is working because I've tried to open it in different ...
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Open URL with chromium then close after time

I'm trying to write a bash script on Raspbian that will open a video URL in fullscreen, wait 2 minutes, then close the window #!/bin/bash chromium-browser <url> --start-fullscreen sleep 120 ...
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Tkinter application window in front of Chromium in Kiosk mode

On my Raspberry Pi I have created a tkinter application with one button and configured Chromium to start in kiosk mode. In my python application I set the following: root.lift() root.wm_attributes("...
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How to set raspbian to automatically login to google on startup

I currently have my Raspberry Pi 3 with Raspbian to the point where it will load with Chromium in kiosk mode. The problem is I need it to load to a work site.google site. This can only be done if you ...
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Touch functionality behaves differently with different screens

Edit: there is an update on the bottom. I managed to resolve one issue but the behavior changed to be more consistent, even though it still doesn't work properly. Problem: I am creating a kiosk to ...
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xautomation xte key for + used in autostart

I'm trying to send Ctrl+ (to zoom in on a browser) but can't find the correct key for +. I've tried NumPadAdd,+ and a few other variants. Any ideas what the key name is? I've added the following to /...
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Raspberry Pi web server running slowly and crashing

I'm working on a project to display data collected on a raspberry pi on a dashboard style screen. I have been using flask, as it seemed like the most simple & lightweight framework for what I ...
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Stream HD movies using chromium lags every 4 seconds

I am new to the raspberry family and would like to stream Hd quality movies from the internet. Raspberry pi 3 I have the default rasbian operating system installed on my raspberry. I also purchased ...
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Chromium broswer doesnt open google and says its untrusted

Hello I need to install an extension for chromium for my project on raspberry pi but chromium says that the google extensions and pretty much any google sites are untrusted I tried reinstalling ...
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error while run chromium-browser in python kiosk mode

import os os.system("chromium-browser --kiosk") when i run this code in python it showing error "" please start chromium as a normal user cannot run as root user "" how to start chromium-browser as ...
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Cannot cast to Chromecast on local WiFi network from Pi 2 running Jessie

I've got a Pi 2 running Jessie, which I did a dist-upgrade on just yesterday (24 Feb 2017). So I'm running the latest stuff. On it is installed Chromium 56.0.2924.84. I'd like to cast from this ...
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Flint OS (Chromium) can't set correct time?

Running Flint on Raspberry Pi 3 and it won't set the time, so obviously I can't access anything because when you browse, the certificates fail. Help!
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Getting message to upgrade my version of Chromium but when when I try to upgrade it says I already have latest version

Whenever I open up a page to my gmail account I get a yellow bar at the top of the browser with this message: This version of Chrome is no longer supported. Please upgrade to a supported browser. ...
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spotify-app under Kodi (LibreElec)

I try to run a spotify-app plugin.audio.spotify-1.0.26.zip from Marcel Veldt under Kodi Jarvis (LibreElec - latest release). I tried it with this howto https://seo-michael.co.uk/how-to-install-...
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Chromium won't run at all

I installed chromium on my raspberry pi 2 with sudo get-apt install chromium-browser It went through the installation process and made a shortcut in the star menu. BUT whenever I click the shortcut ...
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how to add a chromium browser shortcut to desktop

I'd like to add a browser shortcut to the Raspberry desktop, have followed an old post (https://www.raspberrypi.org/forums/viewtopic.php?f=26&t=22235) which suggests creating a text file such as ...