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How to get rid of Chromium in Windows 10

Q: How to get rid of Chromium in Windows 10

In an attempt to get rid of Chromium in a Laptop Windows 10, I got a virus that referenced a BSOD error number, which I don't have right now, but it put about 12 entries of Chromium 32 in the Task Manager listings. After searching the web with my computer I found out how to get rid of the virus warning and all is fine for now. So now I am still stuck trying to figure out a way to delete this Chromium program. It seems to always come on after Windows boots up. Cannot find where the main file or execute file is located in the file system. Any comments or help will be appreciated.
Note: Chromium is not listed in the files that are installed so you cannot use an uninstaller to delete it.

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Preferred Solution: How to get rid of Chromium in Windows 10

I recommend downloading and running Reimage. It's a computer repair tool that has been proven to identify and fix many Windows problems with a high level of success.

I've used it in the past to identify and fix everything from blue screens (BSOD's), ActiveX errors, corrupt files and processes, dll/exe/sys errors, recover lost memory, Windows update problems, defragging, malware removal etc.

You can download it direct from this link http://downloadreimage.com/download.php. (This link will automatically start a download of Reimage that you can save to your computer.)

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At my last check Chromium had to be compiled from source for Windows with the instructions specifically using Visual Studio to do so. I was wondering if anyone here has done so, and if so what the results were like? I really like Google Chrome but I had a discussion about SE Linux alerts and Google Chrome the other day. It mainly was about Chrome's constant contact with the mothership, and how that surprisingly it is not prompting more of these SE Linux alerts. That has got me thinking about using Chromium instead. I am assuming Chromium's OSS nature probably lends superior respect for privacy versus Chrome. Any info on compiling Chromium for Windows or thoughts about privacy issues concerning the use of either would be greatly appreciated. However, please do not post about alternatives such as SRWare's Iron here. I am fully aware of those alternatives and I am not interested in them.

Sincerely,
bbjester
 

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I'm sorry if I've posted this in the wrong area, or if it's a duplicate.
I have a Dell Inspiron 14z-5423 Laptop. Service Tag is <Deleted due to privacy policy>. It has the Windows 8 sticker on the back, but the Dell site has Windows 10 Home listed as the OS.
I bought this used, and the previous owner installed CloudReady + Chromium OS.
He no longer knows his CloudReady credentials, and he doesn't have the original product key because the Windows was an OEM install.
CloudReady won't allow me to factory reset it, and I don't know if that would help anyway.
I need Windows. I'm also beyond financially challenged, so the cheapest way possible is what I need. But I also can't screw up this machine, because I can't afford another one.
So...can someone tell me what my options are? I don't know what OS this laptop can run. Can it do Win 7? Should I buy Win 8? Can I install a new OS from a usb stick?
I know just enough about computers to be dangerous, but definitely not enough about this. I would so greatly appreciate any help I can get. Neverware, the company behind CloudReady isn't interested  in helping me, and I'm just really hoping someone here IS.

A:Help to get rid of CloudReady+Chromium, and get Windows OS.

Hi,Welcome to our community. Since the previous owner had installed Chromium OS and also had created credentials for cloud and if you do not want to use the same, you might have to reinstall the Operating system after wiping out the existing one.If you have a Windows 7 retail copy and the product key, you may go ahead and install the OS. If you have Windows 8 media, you can go ahead and install the OS and the product key is embedded in the Motherboard.If you don’t have either of the above mentioned options. You may consider contacting the Out of Warranty team and purchasing an OS media. You can contact them at 1800-288-4410. Please write to us if you face any concerns.

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Hey there, as most of you know Chrome doesn't work directly on windows 7 64bit.


There is however a fix out: And thats editing your shortcut to include: --in-process-plugins

The proble with this however is that when I want to open a link from my mail or any other im client of some sort. It will offcourse start it without that line.

My question is: Is there any workaround to make chrome start with --in-process-plugins in any given situation. Maybe someone can edit the source and rebuild it. Or I was thinking of copying the exe file and making the standard .exe file being some sort of shortcut to the copied one with the commandline.

Any ideas?

A:Chrome/Chromium on Windows 7 (64bit)

have you tried the iron browser???

SRWare Iron - The Browser of the Future

if the samething happens then post back

for the shorcut to exe
just search around google

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I have an unused Dell Dimension E521 Product Support | Dell US with Windows XP. I added memory for a total of 3.5 GB of RAM, anything else is stock.

I am thinking of upgrading the machine to Windows 8.1 or downgrading it to Chromium OS.

Option #1: Upgrading the machine to Windows 8.1. I happen to already have the DVDs & retail product key, so there is no $ expense for me going this way. Dell has only drivers available up to Windows Vista, but I believe the machine will work for basic functions such as web, MS Office including Outlook, and printing. I don't plan to do much else with the machine. Windows 8.1 comes with Windows Defender for basic security.

Option #2: Downgrading the machine to Chromium OS. I have been looking at CloudReady?s free offering for individuals Neverware It is basically Google Chrome OS with a few differences. It is basically a secure OS, but CloudReady strongly recommends a BIOS password, and I am not sure if the motherboard supports that. Web is no problem. I would have to work with Google apps for MS Office files, except for web email rather than Outlook. Printing via the Cloud should work.

I am on the fence which way to go (option #1 or #2) and I would appreciate comments, thanks!

A:Upgrading to Windows 8.1 or downgrading to Chromium OS?

Welcome to the forum. The specs can differ for the pc but it should run win8 ok and even windows 10 which you would get for free. If you installed 8 it would give you the option for win10 and test to see its ok. I have upgraded one of these to win 10 with no problems you need the 32 bit as the max ram is 4 gig so there is no point in getting the 64 bit system.

You do have other option like any linux version would run ok and give more functions than Neverware

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Hi,
I've been using Windows 8 since the Developer preview and I've had no problems with it until now.

I recently got fed up with Firefox (for being too slow, and buggy). so I installed Chromium (not chrome. Chromium, the open source version of Google chrome without that spyware Google puts in it's browser)

But I have a big problem with it - I can't set it as my default browser. If I go to the settings and and click the big button that says "Make Chromium your default browser" all I get is this.
>> Quick translation in English>>

Code:
How would you like to open this type of a link (http)?
Keep using: Nightly
Internet Exploder
Find apps from the store


I've seen many tutorials about adding default software, but for some reason chromium isn't listed in the "default apps" section of control panel.

Is there a way to navigate to a certain .exe to add it as a default?

A:Setting chromium as the default browser in Windows 8

Hi,

See this post of mine, especially the last two links. The whole thread is about a similar problem, actually.

Vadim

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Not sure where it came from but Google Chromium appeared on my laptop with a pinned icon on the taskbar and apparently set to autostart at Windows startup.

Getting rid of the pinned icon was easy (right click icon and select "unpin this program from taskbar"). Getting Chromium to stop starting itself ... no so much.

Firstly, I will say that the easiest way to achieve this is to merely go to Control Panel, Programs and Features and uninstall the program. I felt that I might want the browser at some point, but on my own timing. I chose not to do a full uninstall.

Next I opened Chromium and went to settings ... even advanced settings. There were none to disable autostart. I have had a Windows based computer since Windows 3.1 and some of the old tools still work wonders.

Took out the Big Guns ... System Configuration, formerly known as "configsys".

Go to the Windows Search box (click the windows start button and there is a blank field at the bottom of the program list). Type "System Configuration". Once that opens, it includes a tab called "Startup" which lists the programs that are to start with Windows.

Find "Chromium" in the list and unchecked it. System message that restart is needed to complete the task. Ensure all windows are closed and hit RESTART.

All done. Back in the driver's seat with my/Your computer!

A:How to Disable Chromium AutoStart in Windows 7 SOLUTION

Hi and welcome to SevenForums,
I'd be more worried about how it got installed and why you're okay with keeping it if you didn't install it on purpose

Bundled software comes from many different sites when downloading something unrelated to what you intended on downloading
These are mostly considered pup's Potentially Unwanted Programs
Some even consider them malware.

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I got hacked by Esurf.biz and have deleted all of there viruses except chromium and when I click uninstall it will say to make changes to the computer, what should I do thanks.

A:chromium

I read earlier about eFast using Chromium to build a fake Chrome browser. This may be part of that.
MBAM detects it....it was an MBAM article that I was reading.
 
Try using Download Revo Uninstaller Freeware in Advanced Mode to uninstall Chromium.
 
Use CCleaner to remove Temporary files, program caches, cookies, logs, etc. Use the Default settings. No need to use the
Registry Cleaning Tool...risky. Pay close attention while installing and UNcheck offers of toolbars....especially Google.
After install, open CCleaner and run by clicking on the Run Cleaner button in the bottom right corner.
CCleaner - PC Optimization and Cleaning - Free Download
 
Download Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware from Here
Double-click mbam-setup-2.X.X.XXXX.exe to install the application (X's are the current version number).
Make sure a checkmark is placed next to Launch Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware, then click Finish.
Once MBAM opens, when it says Your databases are out of date, click the Fix Now button.
Click the Settings tab at the top, and then in the left column, select Detections and Protections, and if not already checked place a checkmark in the selection box for Scan for rootkits.
Click the Scan tab at the top of the program window, select Threat Scan and click the Scan Now button.
If you receive a message that updates are available, click the Update Now button (the update will be downloaded, installed, and the scan will start).
When MBAM is finished scanning it will display a screen t... Read more

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I got the chromium virus and I uninstalled it but it still activates sometimes. Its not showing up in task manager
Ignore pictures.

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Hi, how do I get rid of the program Chromium? It is installed on my computer somewhere, but I don't know how to get rid of it. It doesn't show up in my Control Panel.
 

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Hello everyone,
I've tried removing Chromium from my pc,using add/remove programs. But when I click on remvoe,the hourglas stays on briefly,then after nothing happens. I then chose to delete it manually,successfully,but not completely. Because on startup,chromium comes on. I've looked in Local C: under Documents and Settings--->Start Menu--->startup for both all users and Home,Chromium isn't there. I've even look under regedit,not even there. And yet,it's still in add/remove programs.
Your advice most appreciated

regards
Paul

A:Chromium and XP with SP3

By Chromium you mean Google Chrome? Maybe that's why you can't find it in the Registry?
You should not remove a program by manually deleting it, you need to use it's uninstaller. Try using the free Revo Uninstaller, be sure to use the Advanced method to remove all remnants from the Registry.

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Hello everyone,
I've tried removing Chromium from my pc,using add/remove programs. But when I click on remvoe,the hourglas stays on briefly,then after nothing happens. I then chose to delete it manually,successfully,but not completely. Because on startup,chromium comes on. I've looked in Local C: under Documents and Settings--->Start Menu--->startup for both all users and Home,Chromium isn't there. I've even look under regedit,not even there. And yet,it's still in add/remove programs.
Your advice most appreciated

regards
Paul

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I've decided to give Chromium a try. I really like it, but it doesn't auto update.What I need to know is, how do I update Chromium ?
 

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Which browser do you like better, Chrome or Chromium?
 

A:Chrome vs. Chromium

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chrlauncher
​Small and very fast portable launcher and updater for Chromium.

Version: 1.7
Author: Henry++
Date: 23 February 2016
License: GNU GPL v2
Supported OS: Windows XP (SP 3), Vista, 7, 8, 8.1, 10
Platform architecture: 32-bit/64-bit
Supported browser

Launcher - Chromium and their clones (hi Google Chrome!).
Updater - Chromium only.
HomePage
Download
Softpedia Review
 

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Anyone know where they are now? I go to Index of /f/chromium/snapshots and the read me says to go to commondatastorage.googleapis.com/chromium-browser-snapshots/index.html. I go there, click on the Win folder and it's nothing but a blank page...

Anyone know where they are hosting them now?

A:Chromium Nightlies

I thought it was just a blank page too, but it just froze my browser for a moment, then loaded the huge list.

They are there under Win, just have to let the page load.

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Hello, from a first-time poster.

A member of my family whom I will leave unnamed recently updated a program on his laptop, and when he did so a bunch of other programs installed onto the machine as well. After this update, said family member let me know that something was popping up saying he had such-and-such number of viruses on the computer. I knew this itself may be a virus, so I checked the installed programs and found five additional applications he did not intend to install. I used the Uninstall Program window to get rid of all those things, but upon reboot Chromium still starts up (I should have made a list of the names of the other ones before I tried to uninstall). It is no longer showing up on the Uninstall Programs menu, but it is still on the start menu. I have tried Malwarebytes and Malwarebytes Rootkit, but to no avail. Then I found this forum. I am attaching the FRST files that your instructions as for. I hope you can help us fix this laptop. Thanks in advance.
 

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hitman pro trial is expired: can't use to get rid of unwanted stuff it came-up with after scan, removal procedure said to use hitman pro ?  how can i get rid of chromium ? it comes up in task bar when the system re-boots. thank

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Has anyone replaced a Windows OS with Chromium?
I can't find decent reviews of this OS. I'd like to get rid of Windows completely on my desktop if doing so is a practical possibility.
Anyone had good experience doing this? Bad?
Thanks.
 

A:Solved: Chromium OS

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Strong evedence shows that Chromium/Chrome is powering the faster and more modern AOL 9.7 software that my Mother is using. Could this be true?

Screenshot
 

A:Is AOL using Chromium for its AOL 9.7 Browser now?

*evidence
 

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Hi, I'm currently using Opera 10.51 and have the urge to switch browsers. Which chromium based web browser is the best. I would like to have the same functionality as opera (mouse gestures, speed dial etc...)
Thanks in advance

A:Best Chromium Web Browser

Take a look at this list and choose on your own, personal preference is likely going to outweigh anything else. By the way, Opera is based on Presto, so Chromium based browsers will be a bit different.

Chromium (web browser) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

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hitman pro trial is expired: can't use to get rid of unwanted stuff it came-up with after scan, removal procedure said to use hitman pro ? how can i get rid of chromium ? it comes up in task bar when the system re-boots. thanks

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hitman pro trial is expired: can't use to get rid of unwanted stuff it came-up with after scan, removal procedure said to use hitman pro ? how can i get rid of chromium ? it comes up in task bar when the system re-boots. thank
 

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tryingto find an os system that will allow my old acer to speed up

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Tech Support Guy System Info Utility version 1.0.0.4
OS Version: Microsoft Windows 10 Pro, 64 bit
Processor: AMD Ryzen 5 2600X Six-Core Processor, AMD64 Family 23 Model 8 Stepping 2
Processor Count: 12
RAM: 16333 Mb
Graphics Card: NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080, -1 Mb
Hard Drives: C: 476 GB (252 GB Free); E: 1862 GB (1823 GB Free);
Motherboard: Micro-Star International Co., Ltd., B450 GAMING PRO CARBON AC (MS-7B85)
Antivirus: Windows Defender, Enabled and Updated

Since a few months ago, I downloaded from the wrong site and it installed Chromium on my device. It randomly opens, but doesn't seem to actually affect anything, and no antivirus I tried (Malwarebytes, Windows Defender) would get rid of it. I got Malwarebytes premium and it gives me a popup every now and then saying something about the nusojog.com trojan.
 

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tryingto find an os system that will allow my old acer to speed up

A:trying to put chromium os on ZG5 AOA150 is it pos...

What OS is on it now? Have you considered a Linux version? Jack E/NJ

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I'm running a chromium 21.x snap shot. Every time I try to update to one of the new 22.x snap shots, I lose all favicons. Seems to be a recurring problem with chrome browser. The snap shots have been 22.x for awhile now. I'm surprised nobody has picked up on this issue.

Even running Bookmark Sentry to manually load all my bookmarks to check they exist does not refresh the favicons. While the extension is running I can see favicons showing up in the bookmarks. But as soon as I close the browser and open it again, they are all gone.

Really weird.

I did notice a mention of a chrome extension named Bookmarks Favicon Fixer. But all searches end up pointing to dead links.

edit: I filed it as an issue on chromium bug tracker. See what happens.

A:chromium 22.x no favicons

What'd you expect? It's obviously a beta/alpha build, which means that every build might also have a regression over the previous. You might want to make things easy on you by just going for stability and leaving the newest test builds alone.

It's also very likely that this doesn't occur on every system running that 22.x build. You did the right thing by filing a bug report. The next build might not contain this bug, thanks to you!

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About 3 weeks ago chromium installed itself on my laptop(win 10) How do I get rid of it?I checked everywhere and it is not listed anywhere.
 

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Hey how's it going guy I love your support.

I have a "simple" problem , for every extension I installed , whenever i start these browsers the extension pages always pop-up(yes they are fully set up as in google chrome) I really loathe that. So how do i fix it? thanks HowTo
 

A:Help with chromium and chromeplus!

Hi HOWto

Please explain your problem in more detail?
 

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hitman pro trial is expired: can't use to get rid of unwanted stuff it came-up with after scan, removal procedure said to use hitman pro ? how can i get rid of chromium ? it comes up in task bar when the system re-boots. thanks

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Hi
Really having a hard time trying to figure out how to remove a stubborn 'Chromium' icon on my laptop.
Seems to have attached itself during a Mozilla Firefox or Malwarebytes download.
Not sure if it's even real, but certainly don't want it floating there forever.
HP pavilion laptop with Windows 8 (currently).
 
 
thanks in advance to anyone who can respond....
 
 
DW

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I have problem which is quite troublesome. Well, all chromium browsers can be opened, but that's it. After opened, it just shows the UI but never loads, and also the new tab wont load. I'm using firefox right now which is in an acceptable state.
Furthermore, only 1 process in chrome in task manager is present, when normally you get like 5-10 processes
 
I am using Windows XP, and I will try to supply you whatever info you need.
 
ALL CHROMIUM BROWSERS like Google Chrome, Torch, and a not-so-famous Cowoon Browser(but still based on chromium)

A:Problem with ALL Chromium Browsers

Try this https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/142059?hl=en-GB

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I don't know how I got this program in the first place and now I don't know how to remove it.
1. tried to uninstall using the normal method using the list in the control panel. no luck
2. Used the free malwarebytes program this put a couple of chromium files in the virus vault but did not close the program.
The desktop short cut is still on the desktop.
Now I haven't a clue what to do next to remove this intruder, as anyone any idea?

jack

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Hello
I am unable to uninstall chromium. It does not even appear in my Programms, so I don't know where it is hiding. Every time I open my computer it appears. I have tried everything suggested in this link and it is still there. https://malwaretips.com/blogs/remove-chromium/

Can anyone help?
 

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Hi Guys,

Recently my anti virus avast detected a virus name itschromium.exe or chromium.exe virus i think.
As i was looking around my computer, and i came across my program files got a weird folder named "afc secure net" i never seens it before, so i right click and run a virus scan and it detected the folder as a virus

I have right click deleted it on my virus chest and also right click delete the folder manually.

i just run a hijack this check. here the log. Please kindly advice me.

Logfile of Trend Micro HijackThis v2.0.5
Scan saved at 1:44:17 PM, on 18/3/2015
Platform: Unknown Windows (WinNT 6.02.1008)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v10.0 (10.00.9200.17267)
Boot mode: Normal

Running processes:
C:\Program Files (x86)\NVIDIA Corporation\Update Core\NvBackend.exe
C:\Program Files (x86)\Razer\Synapse\RzSynapse.exe
C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\avastui.exe
C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\avastui.exe
C:\Program Files\Alienware\Command Center\AlienwareAlienFXController.exe
C:\Program Files\Alienware\Command Center\AWCCApplicationWatcher32.exe
C:\Program Files\Alienware\Command Center\AlienFusionController.exe
C:\Program Files (x86)\CyberLink\Power2Go8\CLMLSvc_P2G8.exe
C:\Program Files\Intel\Intel(R) Rapid Storage Technology\IAStorIcon.exe
C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\chrome.exe
C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\chrome.exe
C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\chrome.exe
C:\Windows\SysWOW64\cmd.exe
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A:Need help itschromium.exe / chromium.exe virus

Someone advice me please?
 

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Please help me get this fixed , This computer is all I have left :/
 

A:Need help Slow PC startup cus of Chromium app

Addition and FRST files.
 

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I was reading about the Chromium browser can anyone tell me more about it,is it better than Firefox 3,6 and Internet Explorer 8 as far as speed and cpu usage.and any other comparisons to the other browsers? Any info would be greatly appreciated.
 

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Best Features:

1. Light or low memory usage

2. We Can use Google chrome extensions and apps

3. No Bugs or errors

4. User friendly

5. and etc
UC Mobile Ltd.

or

UC Browser for PC 5.5.8807.1010
 

A:Best Chromium Based Web Browser

Without a doubt for me SlimJet 64 browser.

Link. Fastest Web Browser for Windows and Linux
 

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What according to you fastest and best chromium based browser?
I have tried many many browsers of which 360 browser was fastest according to peacekeeper.futuremark.com test and is quite feature rich.. but it is based on old chromium engine (i.e. 31 to current 39) So which browser do you prefer and find feature rich ?
And please do mention the link of the official website to the browser you love to use

P.S. I love Google Chrome but am annoyed right now because it disables the extensions which aren't from webstore if you find any solution to that please do help me
 

A:Best Chromium based browser

I would like to suggest SlimJet. I use it and it is very good, nice and fast and light enough if you do not use the X64 version. http://www.slimjet.com/en/
 

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Using Edge 81.0.416.68 64bit I am not seeing the IE blue "e" so I am apparently still running in Chrome mode on two sites that require Internet Explorer:


I have configured the two required GPO's:

and I have used the v2 builder to create the list:

which outputs what I was expecting:

<site-list version="5">
  <created-by>
    <tool>EMIESiteListManager</tool>
    <version>12.0.0.0</version>
    <date-created>05/04/2020 23:21:15</date-created>
  </created-by>
  <site url="tgs/POPS">
    <compat-mode>IE8Enterprise</compat-mode>
    <open-in>MSEdge</open-in>
  </site>
  <site url="tgs/sites/projects">
    <compat-mode>IE8Enterprise</compat-mode>
    <open-in>MSEdge</open-in>
  </site>
</site-list>


Edge is seeing the list:

and the registry looks fine (to me anyway :) ) 


I have tried several combinations of settings in the ENT MODE SITE LIST MANAGER but not succeeded.  
I simply want the two sites specified to open inside Edge in IE mode. 
As soon as that is done, I will block iexplore.exe from running on machines as a security improvement.
If you have any idea what I am missing or doing wrong, I would appreciate your comments and thoughts.



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Hey All,

If you are running the new Microsoft Edge Chromium browser, here are two things that you can disable to help your system run faster and smoother:
Go under Settings and More (Three lines in right-hand corner.)
Go to Settings and System
Turn off Hardware Acceleration
Turn off Run Apps in the Background after Microsoft Edge is closed.
Jack
 

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Yes, I still use IE9 -- as well as Firefox (please note: the following issues does not happen with Firefox) -- but over the last 1yr, everytime I try and go to another URL with IE9, I get a popup telling me the page is busy or some such thing, and I just reinstalled Win7 yesterday as I haven't done that since I first bought it late last year, and it's happening on a clean install as well.

So, I am not sure what is causing the above problem, even on a clean install.

So, my question is this, what is the best Chromium-based browser out there?

A:Chromium Based Browsers: What Is The Best One?

Seriously, over 100 views, and not one reply..?!

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Product: Emsisoft Internet Security
Problem product: Chromium (chrlauncher by henrypp)

On launch, it prompts 2-3 times to allow modification of documents and network access. I've allowed all prompts and double-checked the whitelist to see it was properly added. However, when I relaunch Chromium (chrlauncher by henrypp), my mouse produces a flickering "loading circle" non-stop while it refuses to connect to the network. Anyone gotten EIS to work with this Chromium build?
 

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July 2, 2013

The final version of the all-new Opera browser hit Windows and Mac computers today with a fresh look and completely new features.

Dubbed Opera Next 15, the system swapped out its own Presto rendering engine for Google's Chromium engine, in an effort to help webpages load faster "even in the toughest of network conditions," the Norway-based browser maker said recently.

It sports a sleeker, more modern look, as well as the ability to search directly from a newly combined address-and-search bar ? just start typing a webpage address or enter a search term to look for suggestions.

The refreshed shortcuts feature known as Speed Dial now allows bookmarks to be gathered in folders and easily filtered; simply drag and drop one entry on top of another to create a folder, or use the new search field to find a specific page you once saved.

More info:
http://www.pcmag.com/article2/0,2817,2421306,00.asp

Downlaod:
http://www.opera.com/
 

A:Chromium-Based Opera 15 Now Available

http://www.techspot.com/news/53106-...t-non-beta-release-since-chromium-switch.html
 

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I put chromium on my desktop computer, but now it wont set as default browser (no metro mode). Instead I see three IE icons on the "Set as Default" box?

A:Chromium not becoming default browser?

Originally Posted by starfire221


I put chromium on my desktop computer, but now it wont set as default browser (no metro mode). Instead I see three IE icons on the "Set as Default" box?



Have you tried this? Control Panel>Programs>Default Programs>Set Your Default Programs>Click onGoogle Chrome>Click on Choose Defaults for this Program>Check boxes for HTTP and HTTPS>Click on "Save" and close out open windows. Chrome should now be your default browser - at least it works for me.

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I've been tricked into downloading the Chromium browser, and I can't seem to get rid of it. 
 
removal through the windows 10 panel doesn't work.  Neither can I remove it through CCleraner 
 
A search suggest the file(s) are hidden in something called C:users\entra\appdata\roaming\microsoft\........  but I can't find appdata directory.
 
Is there a way of removing Chromium completely from Windows 10?  
 
You will have to explain how to find the box to type in the command line if necessary, I'm new to windows 10.

A:How do I remove Chromium browser?

Hello, probably an infected version. I moved this to Am I Infected..MiniToolBoxPlease download MiniToolBox, save it to your desktop and run it.Checkmark the following checkboxes:Flush DNSReport IE Proxy SettingsReset IE Proxy SettingsReport FF Proxy SettingsReset FF Proxy SettingsList content of HostsList IP configurationList Winsock EntriesList last 10 Event Viewer logList Installed ProgramsList Users, Partitions and Memory size.Click Go and post the result (Result.txt). A copy of Result.txt will be saved in the same directory the tool is run. Note: When using "Reset FF Proxy Settings" option Firefox should be closed.TDSSKillerDownload TDSSKiller and save it to your desktop.Extract (unzip) its contents to your desktop.Open the TDSSKiller folder and doubleclick on TDSSKiller.exe to run the application, then on Start Scan.If an infected file is detected, the default action will be Cure, click on Continue.If a suspicious file is detected, the default action will be Skip, click on Continue.It may ask you to reboot the computer to complete the process. Click on Reboot Now.If no reboot is required, click on Report. A log file should appear. Please copy and paste the contents of that file here.If a reboot is required, the report can also be found in your root directory (usually C:\ folder) in the form of TDSSKiller_xxxx_log.txt. Please copy and paste the contents of that file here.AdwCleanerPlease download AdwCleaner by Xplode and save to your Desktop.Double click on AdwCleaner.exe... Read more

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