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new chrome update has added huge google search to tab page

#21LordSeiferPosted 9/23/2013 5:38:22 AM
mine has a search but no google logo

http://i.imgur.com/ubwuGIT.jpg
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#22WerdnAndreWPosted 9/24/2013 1:52:33 PM
Mine just updated a couple mins ago and now I got the search bar...
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#23sonicteam2k1Posted 9/24/2013 1:54:34 PM
wildog2006 posted...
you can use the address bar as a search bar. has no one figured this out besides me?


this
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#24member1982Posted 9/24/2013 2:14:47 PM
crap i got the search bar as well now.
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#25StormKMDPosted 9/24/2013 2:15:56 PM
I got it too. This sucks. Whenever I open a new tab, it's just blank. I have to click on apps now. 1 more click. :(
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#26KaiRyusakiPosted 9/24/2013 2:16:05 PM
>mfw people type "google.com" to go google search something
#27wildog2006Posted 9/24/2013 2:54:47 PM
well, finally got the update. suddenly TC isn't so crazy.
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#28CC RicersPosted 9/25/2013 5:22:01 PM
That's lame. Chrome has a built-in omnibar already.
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#29arleasPosted 9/25/2013 5:33:45 PM
From the other topic on this:
From: o0stoneduk0o | #006
Type 'about:flags' into web address bar and press enter.
Then ctrl+f (search page) for 'Enable Instant Extended API'.
Change the drop down box to Disabled.
A relaunch now button will appear, click that.
Then shazam! Old new tab page is back :)


Someone else said it should be chrome://flags but about:flags works just as well (or it did for me)
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#30ihumpmypillow89Posted 9/25/2013 6:26:38 PM
KaiRyusaki posted...
>mfw people type "google.com" to go google search something


More accurate chain of events:

>click location bar and drag the mouse to select all the text
>types www.google.com
>move mouse to arrow on far right
>types www.facebook.com into Google search
>clicks link.

Even better is when they use the google search bar on FF/IE to search google.com and select the first link that leads to google.com
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