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Original story (from May 14) follows:

Google Chrome pushed a steady channel update for Windows, Linux and also Mac back in March, that bumped the version to 73.0.3683.75. The essential highlight of the update was the arrival of Dark Mode on mac OS, which was made easily accessible for Windows 10 via the succeeding v74 upday.

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Google Chrome gets dark mode

While some appreciated the Dark Setting function, many kind of Windows and also Mac customers were puzzled and looking for means to revert earlier the adjust. Anvarious other Chrome 73/74 difficulty that we highlighted left users complaining about the download bar becoming unreadable due to improper shade combicountry.

While Chrome’s downfill bar glitch still awaits a fix, we have actually currently stumbled upon yet an additional Chrome 73 upday instigated concern, wherein the internet browser apparently crashes while executing a print command also.

Users say, as quickly as they click the Print symbol or Ctrl+P, Chrome closes/crashes while the print ptestimonial display screen is trying to load. As such, they are unable to get to the final home window where one deserve to click on the Print choice to achieve the command as the ptestimonial either crashes or keeps loading.

Here’s a user shared photo of the Print preview that keeps loading:

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Print ptestimonial keeps loading

For a quick glance, here’s just how some of the impacted users word the difficulty actions throughout the company’s official Google Chrome help forum:

I’m running Chrome variation 73.0.3683.103 (Official Build) (64-bit) on a Dell desktop computer computer system. All of a sudden it will certainly not pack Publish Preview. I choose Print and also it will not complete this action – it just sits at Loading preview via 3 dancing dots. I’m reasonably computer system liteprice (66 years old) but I can’t figure out what is going on.

Everytime I try to print from Chrome, (recipes from Facebook, labels from UPS, and so on.) the entire internet browser shuts dvery own and also I can’t print. Word, Excel, and so on all still print okay so I recognize it isn’t the printer, or the relations.

If we downfill a doc, open up it in PDF viewer/word and so on it prints fine, yet from Chrome it doesn’t also arrive at the print queue.

As much as we can watch, the problem especially results Windows 10 on a 64 bit processor running Google Chrome browser v73 or later on. Apart from the company’s main help forum, 3 separate threads are running at Chromium’s main issue tracking webwebsite discussing the same problem.

Here’s how a Chromium team member provided an insight about what’s going on regarded this bug:

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Issue explained at Chromium bug tracker

What’s good is that this print-associated difficulty has been officially recognized at Chromium’s issue tracker. A few days earlier, among the Chromium team members sassist the resolve have to be available in Chrome Canary.

Fix sent for evaluation. Hope to have actually it easily accessible in Chrome Canary in a few days

Then the exact same Chromium team member informed the impacted users that the settle for the trouble must be had in Chrome Canary v76.0.3791.0 (or later).

The above fix must be in 76.0.3791.0 or newer in the near future. Please try Chrome Canary following Monday and also see if that version resolves this crash.

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Chromium team member’s response about resolve incoming

Chrome Canary, as some of you may be aware is an experimental version of Google Chrome, one of the 4 release channels of Chrome web browser. Chrome Canary is even more raw and unfiniburned compared to the other 3 channels i.e. beta, devs and also stable.

Coming ago to the settle, a couple of hours ago, the Chromium team member asked the influenced customers to attempt Chrome Canary v76.0.3793.x to see if the print-connected problem has actually been readdressed for them.

The present Google Chrome Canary is 76.0.3793.x. Please give that a shot and view if it resolves this problem.

As soon as they asked customers to attempt the Canary variation that carries the fix, among the complainants changed ago saying the difficulty has been readdressed from them at least.

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Chromium team member’s response around fix released

While it shows up the trouble has been solved internally, affected users on the secure channel will certainly need to wait till the following Chrome update gets rolling. We hope that happens quickly.

At the same time, apart from using browsers various other than Chrome, a momentary workapproximately that shows up to assist is to disable print pevaluation by beginning Chrome via the –disable-print-preview command-line alternative. But the only limitation is that disabling print pevaluation takes ameans the Save as PDF option.

Here’s just how a user defines it:

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User mutual workaround

In situation you give the workroughly a shot, execute let us know just how it goes. Rest, prefer always, we are keeping an energetic tab on all related advancements and also will certainly update the story as and as soon as any kind of new indevelopment involves our sight.

Update 1 (Oct 07)

As per the latest statement coming from a Google employee at Calendar help forums, while the printing problem must currently be readdressed, if you’re still facing it, here’s a workabout that you can try:

This concern has been refixed. If you are still unable to print on a regular basis, please open a new thcheck out and we will certainly review.

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Google Calendar was enduring an worry printing from the most current variation of Chrome (77.0.3865.75). As a workroughly, downpack your calendar as a PDF and then print.

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