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chrlauncher

chrlauncher

Version: 2.0
Author:
Last release:
Released:
License: MIT License
Language: C/C++
Supported OS: Windows XP (SP 3), Vista, 7, 8, 8.1, 10
Platform architecture: 32-bit/64-bit

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Description

Small and very fast portable launcher and updater for Chromium.

Default browser

chrlauncher has feature to use portable Chromium as default browser and it will be open links from another programs through chrlauncher.

  • start "SetDefaultBrowser.bat" (as admin).
  • start "Control panel" -> "Default programs" -> "Set your default programs" -> "chrlauncher" and set all checkboxes on.

Command line

There is list of arguments overrides .ini options.

  • /a - auto download new version of Chromium if present
  • /b - bring chrlauncher to front on download started
  • /f - force update checking
  • /q - no error messages will be shown (quiet)

Supported browser

  • Chromium and their clones (like Google Chrome, Yandex Browser and other legitimate trojans!).
  • Updater - Chromium only.

Flash Player

chrlauncher has feature for use portable Flash Player PPAPI.

Settings

[chrlauncher]

# Command line for Chromium (string):
# See here: http://peter.sh/experiments/chromium-command-line-switches/
ChromiumCommandLine=--user-data-dir=..\profile --no-default-browser-check --allow-outdated-plugins --disable-component-update

# Chromium binaries directory (string):
ChromiumDirectory=.\bin

# Chromium binary file name (string):
ChromiumBinary=chrome.exe

# Adobe Flash Player PPAPI portable library path (string):
# Download here: http://effect8.ru/soft/media/adobe-flash-player-portable.html
FlashPlayerPath=.\plugins\pepflashplayer.dll

# Set Chromium binaries architecture (integer):
#
# 0	-> autodetect (default)
# 64	-> 64-bit
# 32	-> 32-bit
ChromiumArchitecture=0

# Auto download updates if founded (boolean)
#
# false	-> show tray tip if update found, downloading manually (default)
# true	-> auto download update and install it!
ChromiumAutoDownload=false

# Bring chrlauncher window when download started (boolean)
#
# false	-> don't bring main window to front automatically (default)
# true	-> bring chrlauncher window to front when download started
ChromiumBringToFront=false

# Set error mode (boolean):
#
# false	-> show warning messages (default)
# true	-> no error messages will be shown
ChromiumIsSilent=false

# Type of Chromium builds:
#
# dev-official		-> official development builds from snapshots repository "commondatastorage.googleapis.com/chromium-browser-snapshots/index.html"
# dev-codecs-sync	-> unofficial development builds with codecs from "github.com/henrypp/chromium/releases" (default)
# stable-codecs-sync	-> unofficial stable builds with codecs from "github.com/henrypp/chromium/releases"
# dev-codecs-nosync	-> unofficial development builds with codecs and without the profile button from "github.com/henrypp/chromium/releases"
# stable-codecs-nosync	-> unofficial stable builds with codecs and without the profile button from "github.com/henrypp/chromium/releases"
ChromiumType=dev-codecs-sync

# Check for new Chromium version once in X days (integer):
#
# 1	-> check updates once in a 1 day (default)
# 0	-> disable update checking
# -1	-> force update checking
ChromiumCheckPeriod=1

# Last cached founded build date of Chromium in unix-time format(integer):
ChromiumLastBuild=0

# Last cached update checking timestamp (integer):
ChromiumLastCheck=0

# Last cached founded version of Chromium (string):
ChromiumLastVersion=

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