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lost my settings in Google

Posted by millworkman (millwork4u@gmail.com) on
Wed, Jan 15, 14 at 19:47

How do I restore my settings in W7?


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RE: lost my settings in Google

What's that error say exactly ? Can't read it.

This might help but I don't like to give advice unless I understand the exact problem,

http://en.kioskea.net/faq/29225-google-chrome-restore-to-default-settings

This post was edited by zep516 on Wed, Jan 15, 14 at 20:17


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RE: lost my settings in Google

"Your preferences cannot be read"

"Some features may be available and changes to preferences won't be saved."

Now when I open Google I have to reset the home page button and always show bookmarks


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RE: lost my settings in Google

That appears to be a Google Chrome profile problem, probably corruption.

I can lead you in a direction. I'm not familiar with Chrome, but if it's like Firefox reinstalling would not help because that does not reinstall the profile folder.

But any way here's a link.

I Goggled the exact error Your preferences cannot be read"

"Some features may be available and changes to preferences won't be saved

Here is a link that might be useful: chrome


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RE: lost my settings in Google

Thanks Joe, I will check it out tonite. I had run malware/spyware programs and this appeared after. I will investigate the link you provided this evening when I am home.


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That happened to me with Chrome today too....everything is fine after a reboot....


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Thanks Joe, worked perfectly!


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That's awesome to hear. You're welcome :)

This post was edited by zep516 on Thu, Jan 16, 14 at 21:10


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RE: lost my settings in Google

I like to come back and post how I made out as I post quite frequently on the home and window forums and it is very frustrating when people do not have the decency to reply with how the FREE help works.


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