Questions tagged [chromium]

For questions pertaining to the Chromium browser, its installation, configuration and troubleshooting on the Raspberry Pi

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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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Raspberry PI 3 - Browser, bad performance (Website with HTML5 canvas)

I have encountered a problem while developing a dashboard which is supposed to run on a Raspberry Pi 3. It is a combination of a HTML5 canvas as background to create visuals and some simple elements ...
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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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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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Chromium **No sound** or/and **“Aw, Snap!”** message when initiating a WebRTC session

ISSUE No sound or "Aw, Snap!" message when trying to initiating a webRTC session e.g. http://appear.in, http://opentokrtc.com or apprtc.appspot.com The video session session seems to work alright ...
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Open chromium full screen on start up with login

I have a bit more difficult situation with chromium in full screen. I need to open chromium in full screen then log in to specific site to show employees stats. (username/password is saved) But every ...
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Can't get xdotool to Ctrl+Tab after loading chromium-browser Pi-3 Raspbian Jessie

After following Dan Purdy's instructions for getting chromium-browser into kiosk mode with 3 tabs open I tried numerous variations using xdotool to Ctrl+Tab through the website ever 30 seconds. I ...
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Chromium semi freezing in a predictable way on very unclear reasons

I have a Raspberry PI 3B+/raspbian running my NodeJS (node-red) backend application. My Raspberry is hosting a frontend application (VueJS) as well. I also have a 7" display connected. The purpose ...
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Disable alt+f4 in chromium

I currently have a Basic X Server with matchbox window manager with opens a nw.js (was called node-webkit) chromium browser. matchbox has by default all hotkeys deactivated. The only thing left ist ...
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Raspberry Pi Chromium Browser freeze after video playback

I have a very simple html page, directly running from file (file:///home/pi/Desktop/myfile.html), which infinitely replays a video anytime it ends. Device: Raspberry Pi 3 Model B + 16GB SD Card OS: ...
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Install Firefox non-ESR version in raspberry Pi 3

I know it's impossible to install Chrome (not chromium) on a raspberry pi, and I know that the standard Firefox version for raspberry is Firefox-esr now. But there are some applications that are only ...
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Autostarting Chromium (Edit: How to connect to the local Session on Pi?)

I just want to auto start Chromium on boot and I followed Method 1 over at this site. The same Method is used in the Top Answer here. All in all it is about adding the command for starting the ...
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Website suddenly not available on chromium

I use a trading platform called cTrader, from IC Markets. They have a web platform that ran fine (a bit slow) on chromium, and all of the sudden, it's not working anymore. The site says my browser is ...
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Slow Chromium on Raspberry Pi 3B+ after update from Jessie to Stretch

I've been looking into my problem for days now and I didn't find a solution to it. If there is already a question about this issue, I have not found it, my apologies. Please direct me to it if there ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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 setup tinyproxy on a Raspberry Pi 3?

I have bought a Raspberry Pi for one of my children and they are using it as a basic desktop computer. I would like to setup whitelist filtering on the Pi. For various reasons I won't be able to ...
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Raspberry pi 3 does't work with internet

I have a raspberry pi model 3 B using Raspbian. When ever I go on an internet browser, it is a few seconds before it crashes. I have tried Epiphany, Chromium and NetSurf. It has no errors, it just ...
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Chromium kiosk mode with Jessie Lite

I have a Pi 3 and I'd like to start Chromium with a fixed address on startup. I've read a lot of tutorials on this, but most of them are outdated and use the full Jessie with Pixel Desktop package. ...
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How to enable HTML speech apis in Chromium

It looks like in the Raspberry Pi builds, the JavaScript speech apis do not work. However, no errors appear. They work on Chromium on my laptop, but not on my RPi. Tested on: Ubuntu Mate, Chromium ...
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Chromium issue on Rpi3 and Ubuntu 16.04

I can't get Chromium to work on Ubuntu MATE 16.04 for Rpi 3. I installed the one from the package manager. I already tried to do the answer here but I still have the same error. I'm not using ...
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Minimal Navigation for Chromium Kiosk

I am running a lightweight Raspberry Pi web kiosk intended to provide public access only to our library website. However, I need a way for users to navigate back, forward and home without having full ...
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Does Raspberry Pi 2/3 supports PNaCl?

I have Raspbian and Chrome-OS in different SD cards. My initial tries shows that both official repos hosts a version of Chromium, but they had NaCl disabled explicitly. Will it work if I compile ...
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How do i install Chromium on a Pi Zero?

Google Docs is not supported by whatever browser Raspbian comes with, so I attempted to download Chrome following information from this question, but when I followed the link suggested, it said it ...
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Set up chrome remote desktop in raspbian

I would like to know if there is a way to set up chrome remote desktop on my raspberry pi 2. I have installed chromium version 22 and when I try and get the chrome app for remote desktop, it says that ...
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chrome store says my version of is not supported

Chrome store says my version of is not supported, directs me to update Chrome. Tried apt-get update and then rebooting. Is an updated package I am not aware of?
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Chromium wont open - Attempted Reinstall left me with dpkg error processing package mime-support (--configure)

My Chromium wouldn't open - it was giving me the loading icon then nothing. I found the following topic and tried using the commands written in it. sudo apt-get remove chromium-browser sudo apt-get ...
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RPI 3 A+ weird behavior when no usb device connected

I have a RPI 3 A+ running a nodejs server that reads a I2C TH sensor and displays an UI with chromium on the official 7 inch display. The node server runs forever with PM2 and the browser runs in ...
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Pi Keeps rebooting

I have 26 Raspberry Pis that are running slideshows via web browser. The slideshow is a website built on the Webslides Javascript framework with an autorefresh extension on Chromium. The problem I ...
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Run chromium with kiosk with auto-refreshing webpage (Spotify Jukebox)

I know I can run Chromium full screen based off of this tutorial, in kiosk mode, but I'm wondering what would I need to do to set up my pi up so that instead of just running one webpage on startup, it ...
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Chromium not launching

I’m new to raspberry pi, so I’m not sure if there’s some stupidly obvious fix to this, but chromium is refusing to load at all. I’ve updated everything through the terminal, and attempted to use ...
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SIP video call Performance issue

I'm facing performance issue during video call made between RaspberryPI3 and Laptop, the video image from RaspberryPI3 are not running smooth and the overall CPU usage consumes more than 80%. Here ...
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Can I install ChromiumOS on old Raspberry Pi B+?

Dumb question: Please dont redirect me to other stack exchanges I know its possible to install ChromiumOS (not chromium) on Raspberry Pi 2 and 3, but I wanna know if its possible on RPi B+(the first ...
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Video on local page lags but on YouTube it plays smooth

3B Plus model and latest Raspbian version. I’m developing an ExpressJs app where I could display photos and videos as a slideshow in a web browser. Everything works fine except when it comes to ...
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Rpi camera as webcam has low quality

I want to capture high quality images from RPI using Chromium and the Rpi camera as webcam. If I take photos with raspistill I can get 8MP quality. I'm trying to do the same within the browser but ...
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AArch64, Weston, xwayland — x clients not working / Desktop freezes

I have installed AArch64 (ArchLinuxARM-rpi-3-latest.tar.gz) as described here on a new rpi 3. Additionally I installed those packages: mesa libva-mesa-driver libnotify notification-daemon adobe-...
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Where is Chromium installed?

How can I execute the Chromium browser with a preset url from the command line with a url? I'm unsure as using the following command: Chromium.sh google.com returns error Chromium not found ...
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cant install packages because of older chromium build

i'm trying to install a package using the terminal specifically sudo apt-get install sysbench but i get the following error The following packages have unmet dependencies: chromium-browser-l10n : ...
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Switch between OSMC and Chromium kiosk

I like OSMC, but wanted to be able to switch between it and Chromium in kiosk mode on the fly (something like FullPageOS). My use case is I’d like to write a web app running on a desktop machine on ...
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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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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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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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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("...