It comes as an add-on with a lot of free programs so you may not know you installed it. If you don’t have Chrome sign-in to sync settings turned on, then unfortunately there isn’t much you can do other than make a backup of your existing User Data and hoping on March 26, 2012 at 2:28 am | Reply Anonymous Damned!…THANKS a lot….method2 worked!!..i had this error for months just ignoring it…you ROCK!!!…… on March 30, 2012 at 3:53 am | This way anything that happens to one tab does not affect another. http://glitchtest.org/google-chrome/google-chrome-error-your-profile-could-not-be-used.html
Simply dropping it in the current folder seems to make it appear. Are you slipping? THIS IS SO COOL. on July 10, 2012 at 10:21 pm | Reply Anonymous method 2 worked for me, so happy to get rid of the issue - this should be easier to find than
on January 26, 2011 at 6:08 am | Reply richiee Method 4 worked for me, history file appeared to be corrupted. on June 22, 2012 at 3:20 pm | Reply wraybowling Method 2 worked and fixed all of the other weird problems that I was having the last two weeks, but… Holy One of the main reasons for my anxiety was the nagging doubt that this might be due to my recent Chrome Extension - Chrome Nanny (for more details see Chrome Nanny I tried this in my system and it seems to work.
METHOD 2 WORKED FOR ME… THANKS A LOT…. I deleted this file and all worked well. It turned out that my extension was innocent but in the process , I found the root cause ! saved me a lot of time.
For Chrome, each tab is a separate process. Block them as shown below: Click the Wrench icon. Preferences file Bookmarks file Extensions folder (contains all your extension's source code) Local Storage folder : copy only files beginning with "chrome-extension_" (other files are most likely not http://www.reginout.com/how-to-fix-google-chrome-profile-error.html Method 4 : Creating a new profile with most of the data from old profile This method is very similar to the previous methods where instead of removing "Web Data", it
Linux Quit Google Chrome. You might need to re-start your PC sometimes, if the Chrome icon doesn't go away after uninstall in the taskbar. Some times, the database might be locked and Chrome might not be able to access it. I use Privacy Eraser now and then to clean out a lot of junk, it appears to be this that is causing the problem for me.
So where is the "Web Data" file located? http://productforums.google.com/d/topic/chrome/dxtPZFo4rZ4 The steps are : a) Rename the Default folder at ~/.config/google-chrome/Default or ~/.config/chromium/Default to say backup. Reply Yo says: September 20, 2016 at 10:15 pm The instructions for windows 7 worked for me. So when I started getting errors saying "Your profile could not be opened correctly" , it was quite annoying.
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Any advice? So, forgive my ignorance but can you just put the steps in laymans terms. on June 20, 2010 at 12:59 pm | Reply Desmond method 2 works in my WInXP … been stucked with this stupid Profile crap for months … thanks for the tip http://glitchtest.org/google-chrome/google-chrome-error-profile-cannot-be-used.html on August 9, 2010 at 7:28 am | Reply How to solve "Your profile could not be opened correctly" issue in Chrome or Chromium « codification […] How to solve "Your
on October 17, 2013 at 9:26 pm | Reply Anonymous Hi, it doesn't work for me. Was busy with my research. Number 2 worked for me.
on July 3, 2010 at 12:48 pm | Reply Pete A+++ - had the ‘You profile could not be opened correctly' on the latest build on Win 7 64. Norton and Intel seals/logos are the registered trademarks of Norton Inc and Intel Inc in US and/or other countries. © 2009-2015 RegInOut, All Rights Reserved. on July 4, 2010 at 11:06 pm | Reply ari 2nd tip work for me in Ubuntu Lucid. bless you on June 20, 2010 at 7:25 pm | Reply Saravanan Thirumuruganathan @Desmond, glad that it works in WinXP.
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Make sure all chrome processes are dead and start Chrome again. The remaining steps remain the same. on July 5, 2010 at 11:42 am | Reply Saravanan Thirumuruganathan Hello Ari, Glad that it worked. The following is the location of the crisis causing file in Windows 7 or Vista.
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Open program uninstall page and remove ad-filter application. on June 21, 2012 at 5:24 pm | Reply Ferg Sorted - Method 2 : Removing Web Data file on January 23, 2014 at 2:34 pm | Reply dorp Removing Web tnx man! Removing Web Data file worked!
Some features may be unavailable. Remove Ad-Filtering Applications Ad-filtering applications are used to prevent advertisements. Google Chrome has a file called "Web Data" which stores lot of info in it - including your passwords (wink wink). on August 3, 2011 at 7:31 pm | Reply Saravanan Thirumuruganathan Mitch, if you are in Linux , kill -9 should do the trick.If in windows, can you also try kill
I think that my problem is addressed in Method 3 as I receive an error message that SQL cannot be opened every time I boot up. Download Intel Software Partner repair tool Reginout and conduct scan for Windows Registry and clean system & browser junk through it. Step-by-Step Guide (Windows 8, Windows 7, Vista and XP) Google Chrome displays profile error due to its inability to load user profile. THANKS!!!