KeyPass breaks Chrome chat

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Doug
2014-04-30
2014-05-01
  • Doug

    Doug - 2014-04-30

    I am a new KeePass user. I searched the forums for 'chrome' & 'chat' but did not see my problem listed.

    After installing KeePass-2.26-Setup.exe my Google chrome chat is broken.

    Specifically, an incoming voice call ("Call computer" in Google chat) rings once. If I notice the single ring and answer the call I cannot hear the caller nor can they hear me. If I hang up and call back, chat works as normal.

    I had made 2 changes (adding KeePass & updating Classic Shell) when the problem appeared. Unsure of the cause, I rolled back my system using a system image created before the changes. I verified Google chrome chat was working as expected (incoming calls ring until answered, and, when answered, we can hear each other). Then, I re-installed KeePass 2.26 & re booted; the problem was back. :(

    I think it might have something to do with the way KeePass monitors open windows??
    Anyone else have this problem? Is there a solution?
    I would love to use KeePass, the global auto-type feature is very cool & powerful but maybe that is part of the conflict?

    Thanking in advance for any help.

    System details:
    Dell OptiPlex 755 with W7 Pro 32 bit.
    Processor Intel(R) Core(TM)2 Duo CPU E8600 @ 3.33GHz
    Memory (RAM) 4.00 GB
    Graphics AMD Radeon HD 6450
    Google Chrome Version 34.0.1847.131 m

     
  • Horst

    Horst - 2014-04-30

    KeePass does not monitor open windows in any way !
    Only after you press the hotkey it uses the topmost windows and looks for matching entries.
    That has no relationship to Google chat at all.
    Using Keepass 2.26 on Windows 7 x64 and Chrome version 34.0.1847.131m

     
    • Doug

      Doug - 2014-04-30

      Horst, thank you for the info, very interesting.

      Can you please confirm that you do use Google chat and that when you receive a voice call (computer to computer) it rings in Chrome, and, further, when you answer the chat works as expected?

       
  • Paul

    Paul - 2014-05-01

    Does chat work if you do not have KeePass running?
    Restore your working image and use portable KeePass. Does chat work with KeePass running and not running?

    cheers, Paul

     

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