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Open chromium full screen on start up

Edit this file sudo nano /etc/xdg/lxsession/LXDE-pi/autostart And add this: @xset s off @xset -dpms @xset s noblank @chromium-browser --kiosk http://google.com/ # load chromium after boot and open ...
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How do I disable Restore pages? Chromium didn't shut down correctly. Prompt?

I've got it! Use --app=your.url For example: chromium-browser --kiosk --app=http://your.url.here
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How to get Chromium on raspberry 3

It's in the raspberrypi.org repository for Raspbian now. sudo apt-get install chromium-browser
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How can I factory reset my Raspberry Pi 4 model B?

All the configuration is on the SD card. There is no factory reset option. You will have to reflash the SD card to get back to the original position.
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Open chromium full screen on start up

on chromium you can use --start-fullscreen (like F11)
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How do I disable Restore pages? Chromium didn't shut down correctly. Prompt?

For those arriving here from Google: The best way to now perform this task, without having to use incognito, is to adjust two settings in the Chromium preferences. They are: exited_cleanly exit_type ...
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Colored emojis in Chromium

You can install the color emoji font from Google: sudo apt install fonts-noto-color-emoji You will have to restart any programs for emoji to show up in them.
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How can I factory reset my Raspberry Pi 4 model B?

Welcome to the world of Raspberry Pi! Fortunately, the operating system on a Raspberry Pi is typically Linux based, and I assume this is the same for you. If I am understanding your question correctly,...
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WebGL does not work properly on Raspberry Pi Chromium Browser

Okay so I found a solution here: https://www.raspberrypi.org/forums/viewtopic.php?t=191087 use raspi-config to enable OpenGL (Full KMS) remove "--disable-gpu-compositing'' from /etc/chromium-...
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Raspberry Pi 3 Freezes

I/O failure is a common cause of this; processes suffering from such are stuck in an uninterruptible sleep. If this is widespread and includes critical processes, the entire system will stutter and ...
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How to get Chromium on raspberry 3

Axel Beckert is correct in his answer, however any version of Chromium after 48 wont run on armhf (which is what Raspberry Pi 2 & 3 use) because of this bug: https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+...
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Setting up a kiosk with Chromium

By default the Pi the auto-logon X environment is done with credentials of the pi user. The config setting's of the Xserver environment of this user is in /home/pi/.config/lxsession/LXDE-pi/autostart, ...
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How do I disable Restore pages? Chromium didn't shut down correctly. Prompt?

1) I dunno why --disable-infobars didn't work for you. This works well for me: chromium-browser --kiosk --disable-infobars \ http://URL1 \ http://URL2 \ http://URL3 2) A better way to refresh the ...
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How do I disable Restore pages? Chromium didn't shut down correctly. Prompt?

I know this doesn't really solve the issue - but as a work-around - it did the trick for me. I made sure Chrome was shut down cleanly... Opened terminal cd .config/chromium/Default chattr +i ...
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start chromium on raspberry pi in kiosk mode using systemd service instead of through LXDE-pi/autostart

The Unit file looks very good for a program to start as service. systemd runs services automatically in the background. But your script is sending unclutter and chromium-browser to the background ...
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Is it possible to upgrade Chromium past v65?

Available as a snap package : sudo apt-get install snapd sudo snap install chromium snap run chromium However it seems to be rather unstable, and does not appear on the raspberry pi menu system. ...
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Colored emojis in Chromium

Microsoft has a color emoji font, Segoe UI. A nearly current version can be found here. But this is not a perfect solution. Segoe UI cannot display every single emoji in existence, so I use a combo ...
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Downloading large pdf fails

Any suggestions as to how I can get the download to succeed? Maybe there is a problem with Chromium or with the GUI? You can try to use the command line (always a good idea on Unix if things making ...
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Chromium Browser not opening

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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Pass serial number when running chromium through command line

2020-02-07 answer: You can get the serial number with: rpi ~$ cat /sys/firmware/devicetree/base/serial-number 10000000cd0297b1 So the command to call chromium on the command line with serial number ...
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Removing Chromium B.S.U

This is a more complete solution: sudo apt-get purge chromium and sudo apt-get autoremove The difference between the two (remove and purge) is that remove leaves behind the configuration files. ...
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Can I install Chromium or Iceweasle onto my Pi

You can install both though chromium needs a 3rd party binary install or to built from source. To install iceweasel use the following command: sudo apt-get install iceweasel Details on installing ...
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Chromium 50 WebGL support on Jessie

I found it out - the specific version I got from mentioned link has preset arguments: "GPU is disabled by default. If you are using the OpenGL driver, remove the flag in /etc/chromium-browser/...
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Chromium on Raspberry Pi B w/ Raspbian Jessie

Chromium can now be downloaded and installed (with sudo apt install chromium-browser) , and now comes preinstalled on the PIXEL desktop environment, but it does struggle to load pages on the small ...
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Open URL with chromium then close after time

Another simple method timeout 120 chromium-browser https://raspberrypi.stackexchange.com
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Open chromium in kiosk mode at start with URLs from a text file

Adding export DISPLAY=:0.0 to my bash script solved my problem.
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How do I disable Restore pages? Chromium didn't shut down correctly. Prompt?

To disable the Restore Pages bubble I open chromium twice in the autostart file like this: chromium-browser --no-startup-window --kiosk chromium-browser --noerrordialogs --kiosk http://your.url.here ...
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chromium with two tabs in kiosk mode

By definition, Kiosk mode only allows for one tab and no access to the browser chrome. Possible Solutions: The easiest way around this would probably be to create your own webpage that has HTML ...
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Website suddenly not available on chromium

At the moment, Chromium in Raspbian Buster is version 74. Not far behind the latest Chrome 77. But some websites do not recognize the browser because Chromium announces itself as 'chromium' instead of ...
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