Chrome Browser – Show Sites SSL / HTTPS Certificate?
Apr07

Chrome Browser – Show Sites SSL / HTTPS Certificate?

KB ID 0001300 Dtd 07/04/17 Problem I used to use Chrome all the time back in the dark ages before I saw the light and bought a mac. Since then I’ve persevered with Safari and never felt the need to go back. This afternoon someone in the office asked, ‘How do you see site certificates in Chrome?’ Which I thought was a little odd as it’s easy to do in IE, Firefox, and Safari. So I jumped on a remote machine for a...

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Google Chrome – Cannot play embedded .wmw or .mpg/.mpeg
Nov17

Google Chrome – Cannot play embedded .wmw or .mpg/.mpeg

KB ID 0000184 Dtd 22/02/10 Problem I’m a big fan of Google Chrome, i’ts fast, and clean, and it does exactly what it says on the tin! I had noticed, I had a problem playing embedded video though. As I use this format on PeteNetLive it was my only gripe, (well that and syncing bookmarks, but I cured that with Xmarks). Took me a bit of searching but I got it fixed in the end. Solution 1. Download THIS (Yes I know it says...

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How Do I Remove / Uninstall Google Chrome Plugins / Extensions?
Nov17

How Do I Remove / Uninstall Google Chrome Plugins / Extensions?

KB ID 0000195 Dtd 03/03/10 Problem Some extensions are a pain to get rid of. Solution 1. Open Chrome and Navigate to chrome://extensions 2. Click Disable or Uninstall as required.   Related Articles, References, Credits, or External Links...

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Google Chrome – Page Icon has Disappeared
Nov17

Google Chrome – Page Icon has Disappeared

KB ID 0000322 Dtd 09/09/10 Problem You’re used to having a "Page" icon, and a "Spanner" icon in Google Chrome. But now it’s disappeared? Solution Don’t panic, the new version of Google Chrome has amalgamated both icons into one, all the tools from the old "Page" icon are now on the "Spanner"Icon.   Related Articles, References, Credits, or External Links...

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Google Chrome – AutoFill stopped working
Nov17

Google Chrome – AutoFill stopped working

Enabling auto fill for web forms KB ID 0000326 Dtd 17/09/10 Problem A recent update of Chrome (in my case to 6.0.472.59), turned off AutoFill, I use autofill to remember information for web forms a lot, so because I’m lazy I wanted it turned back on again. Solution 1. From with Chrome, Click the "Spanner" / "Customise and Control Google Chrome" Icon > Options. 2. Select the "Personal Stuff" tab...

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Google Chrome – Can’t Open jnlp (Java) files
Nov17

Google Chrome – Can’t Open jnlp (Java) files

KB ID 0000354 Dtd 16/11/10 Problem It’s annoying but for some reason Google Chrome simply downloads .jnlp files rather than opening and launching the Java applications. You would think that associating .jnlp files so that they open in Chrome would fix the problem, but it does not. Solution 1. Go to the link that you are trying to launch the Java application from, and Chrome will download it, as before. 2. By default Chrome will...

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