My Google Chrome-browser suddenly locks up every time i try to upload any image. I've tryed uploading to canvas, facebook etc, but every time the image is done uploading, the browser locks up, and i have to reboot. Any ideas?

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  • Files 0.3.5 update fixed this issue. Thank you. > Same problem here with upgrade to new Chrome 59. Chrome 58 upload form > is ok. Please fix this ASAP. For now i've downgraded to Chrome 58 > (download > https://dl.google.com/linux/chrome/deb/pool/main/g/google-chrome-stable/google-chrome-stable_58.0.3029.110-1_amd64.deb > then sudo dpkg -i google-chrome-stable_58.0.3029.110-1_amd64.deb) – Lukáš Pikora Jun 7 '17 at 9:40
  • Oh, it's not only images. I tryed uploading a pdf to an e-mail, and it locked up again... – Stemad Jun 7 '17 at 13:23
  • Any from using file browser will lock up your browser. You can open another windows and use any file upload and it will lock the current windows and unlock the previous – ntcong Jun 8 '17 at 2:14
  • Is there any way to update to the Files 0.3.5 on Freya? – Vitaly Maltsev Jun 20 '17 at 20:25
  • How is it fixed? Did you do anything besides update/upgrade? I still got this annoying problem. – crslp Sep 16 '17 at 0:16

Please look at: https://bugs.chromium.org/p/chromium/issues/detail?id=716892#c5

This issue concerns any file selection dialog.

  • confirm this solved the issue for me – Dionysius Jan 17 '18 at 12:22

It's fixed now. Problably an update...

  • did you do anything? – Snow Apr 12 '18 at 21:03
  • Don't remember. I think an update fixed it... – Stemad Apr 20 '18 at 6:29

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