Make Chrome Faster

1. Use Chrome/Chromium Of x64bit, if your machine can handle it.

2. Install those both official Chrome-extensions:

3. Access chrome://flags/ and change the following values,
you may easily reach either of those by copy&&paste them into the address-bar.

👉 chrome://flags/#num-raster-threads ➧4
👉 chrome://flags/#default-tile-width ➧1024
👉 chrome://flags/#default-tile-height ➧1024

👉 chrome://flags/#enable-fast-unload ➧Enable
👉 chrome://flags/#smooth-scrolling ➧Disable
👉 chrome://flags/#enable-quic ➧Enable
👉 chrome://flags/#enable-zero-copy ➧Enable
👉 chrome://flags/#enable-site-per-process ➧Enable
👉 chrome://flags/#v8-cache-options ➧’Cache V8 parser data.’
👉 chrome://flags/#v8-cache-strategies-for-cache-storage
👉 chrome://flags/#enable-scroll-anchoring ➧Disable
👉 chrome://flags/#enable-pointer-events ➧Enable
👉 chrome://flags/#passive-listener-default ➧’Force All True’
👉 chrome://flags/#document-passive-event-listeners ➧Enable
👉 chrome://flags/#passive-event-listeners-due-to-fling ➧Enable
👉 chrome://flags/#expensive-background-timer-throttling ➧Enable
👉 chrome://flags/#enable-nostate-prefetch ➧’Enabled Prerender’
👉 chrome://flags/#enable-resource-prefetch ➧’Enable Prefetching’
👉 chrome://flags/#delay-navigation ➧Disable

4. Just before the restart required in stage [3] (above),
close all other tabs (other than chrome://flags/),
access chrome://net-internals/#dns in a new-tab, and click the ‘clear host cache’, you can safely close the chrome://net-internals/#dns now, and back in the chrome://flags/ click on the big-blue ‘relaunch now’ button.

5. Run Chrome with the following command-line switches:

--enable-accelerated-vpx-decode="0x03" --prefetch-search-results --disable-pinch --disable-in-process-stack-traces --enable-tcp-fastopen --enable-threaded-compositing --enable-gpu-scheduler --use-double-buffering --enable-hardware-overlays --enable-partial-raster --disable-speech-api --ipc-connection-timeout="90"  --enable-gpu-memory-buffer-compositor-resources --enable-gpu-memory-buffer-video-frames --enable-native-gpu-memory-buffers --disable-payment-request --disable-3d-apis --disable-logging --disable-presentation-api --enable-rgba-4444-textures --v8-cache-options="data" --v8-cache-strategies-for-cache-storage="aggressive"

you may use a .bat or .cmd batch file if it is easier for you,
or use my project.
here is my ini file (for chromium :])


Arguments=--force-device-scale-factor="1.2" --enable-accelerated-vpx-decode="0x03" --allow-outdated-plugins --ppapi-flash-path="C:\Windows\System32\Macromed\Flash\PEPFLA~1.DLL" --ppapi-flash-version="" --prefetch-search-results --enable-lcd-text --enable-font-antialiasing=1 --ppapi-antialiased-text-enabled=1 --no-referrers --reduced-referrer-granularity --force-ui-direction=ltr --enable-pepper-testing --keep-alive-for-test --disable-pinch --ipc-connection-timeout="90" --disable-hang-monitor --disable-in-process-stack-traces --enable-tcp-fastopen --enable-threaded-compositing --enable-grouped-history --ash-md=enabled --material-design-ink-drop-animation-speed="fast" --show-md-login --top-chrome-md="material" --secondary-ui-md="material" --enable-gpu-scheduler --show-md-login --disable-md-oobe --use-double-buffering --desktop-window-1080p --enable-hardware-overlays --enable-partial-raster --disable-speech-api --enable-gpu-memory-buffer-compositor-resources --enable-gpu-memory-buffer-video-frames --enable-native-gpu-memory-buffers --disable-payment-request --disable-3d-apis --disable-logging --disable-presentation-api --enable-rgba-4444-textures --v8-cache-options="data" --v8-cache-strategies-for-cache-storage="aggressive" --enable-threaded-compositing --no-referrers

;;// Overrides the timeout, in seconds, that a child process waits for a
;;// connection from the browser before killing itself.
;;const char kIPCConnectionTimeout[]          = "ipc-connection-timeout";



search this blog for newer ways to download all recent command-line switches and this might also help: :]


Block Sockets? Ask Me How!

This Little Chrome Extension:
Acts As A Socket-Firewall, Blocking WebSocket Connections, Even Before Connecting!
As A Bonus, It Also Null’ifies The WebSocket Object-Constructor :]

Blocking websockets, prevents the next-gen. ads from infiltrating your- presumingly ads-protected, browser.

It will also improve your Ad-Blocking extensions, catching most ads, blocking more connections, etc..


Stuff You Should Exclude From Your Anti-Virus

It should be perfectly safe to exclude some folders from your anti-virus processing.
Have a look below, my notes/comments should help you understand the generic state-of mind and then you can apply the same reasoning to modify or add other items.

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Google “Secret” Domain Check API Service

It is keyless, so one may query it quite a lot,
although it WILL drag-with-it every cookie you have on the same Google domain, so be cautious if you’re going to try it from the same-browser you normally read emails from gmail or access other Google related services (YouTube..)

You may wrap it will a PHP/server-side service or use a plain-cURL script in which you have a full control on the sent-data.

Since I’m doing every request from me PC out in Tel-Aviv, Israel- the domain’s data will surely include the Google-variation. You may encounter other variations such as, .ru or .cn if you are from China just kidding, there is no Google in China :/

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Chromium API Keys

When you build Chromium yourself, or download a Chromium nightly-build, you need to provide API-key, a secret-phrase and a client-id,
running Chromium without either of those three phrases will seriously compromise Chromium’s functionality.

The is a sort of “inner-Google” page on how to generate, and use the API-Keys needed to make Chromium a properly, fully functional Chrome-compatible browser (including Syncing your bookmarks and other stuff..)

There is an issue, however, with that page ( which has not been-updated for a while, especially on the names of the API-services, one, needs to enable in-order to use Chromium in a fully functional mode,


I’ve gathered those services (including a direct link for you to use in-order to activate it)
the following list (Google API-console) is ordered as:

– Name.
– Description.
– URL.

the list of API-services is sorted (A,B,C..) by the Name of the API-service.

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A Not So $h!tty Google-Analytics JavaScript Code


There are some new stuff running at Google,
making Analytics better then ever,
however, the javascript code raised a lot of eyebrows due to its complexity,

oh and the help-page for the user-visitors contains some UTF-8 weird stuff added by mistake to the code..

here is a “not so $h!tty stuff” that will not @#$ up your page, its broken down to 3 <script>
tags, that should be placed in the very end of the document, just before the closing body tag (</body>).

as a bonus there is an example on how to use the unique user-id featured (essentially everything new is here you can use the Analytics)

first, locate this in your very top of the page, just before the doctype area

  if(! isset($_SESSION['uniqueID'])){
    $_SESSION['uniqueID'] = uniqid();

  setlocale(LC_ALL, 'he_IL.UTF-8'); 
  //setlocale(LC_CTYPE, 'en_US.UTF-8');
  //header('Content-Type: text/plain; charset=UTF-8'); //header('Content-Type: text/plain; charset=windows-1255');  
<!DOCTYPE html>
<html lang="en-US">

and this, at the end of the document

window["GoogleAnalyticsObject"] = "ga";
window["ga"] = window["ga"] || function(){ 
  window["ga"].l = 1 * new Date();

  window["ga"].q = window["ga"].q || [];
<script src=""></script>
window["ga"]("create", "UA-THE_CODE_FROM_GOOGLE-1", "THE_DETAIL_FROM_GOOGLE");
window["ga"]("require", "displayfeatures");
window["ga"]("require", "linkid", "linkid.js");
window["ga"]("set", "&uid", "<?php print($_SESSION['uniqueID']); ?>");
window["ga"]("send", "pageview");


extract your values (“UA-THE_CODE_FROM_GOOGLE-1” and “THE_DETAIL_FROM_GOOGLE”) from your original Google-Analytics code-snippet,
your visitors will have an additional cookie, maintaining their identity on your website, this is 100% maintained by PHP, you can also use any PHP variable such as wordpress login name, or even a variation of the guest IP or any other detail you would like to track, and put it instead of the session-id, but, this is the easiest way.

while processing the code I’ve came across some weird UTF-8 characters that were breaking my page,
this was due to I was copying&pasting it from Google-support, into my page,
solution was using Notepad++ to convert the PHP file to UTF-8, then the symbols were visible, and I’ve just deleted them, saved and uploaded the PHP file as binary through FTP.