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Windows 7: Chrome 'New Tab' issues

23 Nov 2012   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit sp1
Chrome 'New Tab' issues

So.. Any 'new tab' related extension are automatically remove every single time I closes my Chrome. What the hell is happening?

I even stop downloading Awesome New Tab Page because it WILL get uninstall the next time I re-open my Chrome.

Then I started dragging so many sites to the default 'new tab' page to turn them into App.. Guess what? It was removed as well.. I'm out of my wits now. HELP

I tried clean re-install too. Googled for solution, apparently, I'm the only one who's having the problem.

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23 Nov 2012   #2

Windows 7 32 bit

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A couple of specific suggestions: ask a Mod to move your post to Browsers and Email forum; provide some information that's specific such as what branch of chromium/chrome/Iron etc. you are talking about, the version number, and the home page of the extension if it's a particular one.

There's probably people still using chrome 16 out there all the way up to 25.x nightly builds. Just saying "chrome" doesn't tell much.
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25 Nov 2012   #3

Windows 7 Professional 64bit

Please do as mentioned above ^

Also is the issue with tab related extensions only or is it all chrome extensions that won't install correctly?
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26 Nov 2012   #4

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit sp1

The reason I left it blank because I seriously have no idea where to find those info to type in!! T_T

It's hard to explain/describe my problem but Imma give it a go..
I'm not really experiencing any extension issue except when/if I tries to install an extension that overrides the default 'new tab' page. Chrome will remove it after I closes down the browser.

Also, I did a clean uninstall/re-install and discovered all those sites I've dragged into the App section(I hope you know what I meant by that) of the default 'new tab' page WILL be mysteriously gone after I close down my browser as well.

This really baffled me coz this starting to happened 2 days ago. FOR NO APPARENT REASON!!
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