Browser is the term used for a program that's used to display web pages. It comes from the phrase "browse the Internet".

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Find history on usb-modem?

I use a usb-modem on two different PCs, is it possible to find the web connection history of the PC1 when I use the same USB-modem on the PC2? On the USB-modem there is only the web connection ...
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Lotus Notes won't open link in embedded browser

We are developing an application that will send email notifications to users in our company's network. There's two ways for a user to access to their account email: through the Lotus Notes desktop ...
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Game XP Tracker

This is an attempt to refine a previously asked question (I'm new around here; please let me know if I should use better methods to get my answers). I'm playing a browser game (Realm of the Mad God, ...
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I need the tag words given in the toolbar of a web browser to get highlited in the search result in a specific color [on hold]

I would like to know the ways of getting search results in a web browser with words highlighted in colors which are inputted as keywords in the toolbar. i.e When i input a word in the google toolbar ...
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How do I share/screencast a browser window when offline?

The question might sound dumb, but here is the use case... I want to give a presentation in a room without a projector. The room has no wi-fi or internet connection, but my laption can create an ad ...
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What's the real difference between an automated test tool (like Selenium) and a web scraper (like Mechanize)? [on hold]

I want to automate a large number of updates using a web interface. I'm looking at GreaseMonkey, Selenium, which claims to be a testing tool, and Mechanize, which claims to be a web scraper. I want ...
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firefox plugin/addon/hack to allow chromes' omnibar TAB search?

In chrome when you type a website name, say youtube.com then press TAB you can then easily search the said website for keywords without loading the site first. gonna save you some time. i found and ...
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Connecting to my SSID force opening a browser window. How?

I'm aiming my clients to get a popup/browser display once they connect my Wifi. Currently it s running with HostAPD. You see my SSID in available wifi, no password. Access only to my local web. No ...
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How to bookmark all open tabs in Opera 30 as a folder?

How do I bookmark all open tabs (in the current window) in Opera 30 (e.g. as a folder)? There doesn't seem to be such an option in the vanilla installation of Opera... P.S. Add-on solutions are ...
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ERR_CONNECTION_TIMED_OUT Issue with website

There is an strange issue that in some of my PCs few websites are not accessible. For eg: In PC1: facebook is not working while in PC2:bitly.com is not working. But other websites are accessible. I ...
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How does one browse a website using Telnet?

When you connect to an open port 80 (HTTP) through Telnet, shouldn't the client display a plaintext version of the site? All I get is a blank screen, and then the client disconnects. I know you can ...
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Disable back and forward pages shortcuts on Chrome (and others browsers)

I have a shortcut that run a URL as a APP in Chrome (without navbar), but the shortcuts still works. Example: C:[...]\Chrome\Application\chrome.exe --app=http://google.com
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Portable web browser fo Windows with a proxy individual [closed]

I need a portable brower which can be run on Win 8.1. In my desktop I have a running two browser in time (FF+Chrome). So, Portable FF can't start when I have a running normal version (Only one ...
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Want to Auto-Save EVERY webpage I visit (as HTML or MAFF/MHTML) - Solutions?

I have been trying to solve this problem for a long time, there are multiple possibilities. This gets convoluted... Basically the activity I want to automate is, on EVERY page any browser visits - ...
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Possible causes of web page opening at same time every day?

My general question is, what would cause my Windows 7 PC to open a web page automatically at the same time every day, or, what can I check to find out why this is happening? (And therefore be able to ...
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Cannot access IRC networks via dedicated chat clients

The Freenode IRC client in Firefox is able access the Freenode IRC network seamlessly. However, when I put in the proxy settings for the Internet connection I'm using into a chat client (Pidgin, ...
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Port is reachable on telnet locally, but browser shows connection reset

I am running a web application server locally in an Ubuntu guest VM on a Windows host. I could not connect to the service in any web browser. Chrome reported ERR_CONNECTION_CLOSED. The result is the ...
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Where are stored search engines in Opera?

So I had a lot of custom/manually added search engines in Opera (29) I upgraded my PC (new CPU,MOBO and RAM) so I couldn't boot Windows so I had to install new Windows but I didn't format partition ...
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How do wireless router control panel pages work?

I understand that for regular web pages on the WWW, a browser will send a request to the server hosting that page, and then renders the page sent back. (I know there's more to it than that) However, ...
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How do I auto-accept all website cookie warnings?

Every time I go to any website in the UK it asks me if I accept cookies or not. Is there a way to disable this question and accept all cookies universally?
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how to prevent chrome from changing tabs when you click and drag a link to a new tab?

I like to do a Google search, and then click and drag only some of the answers to new Chrome tabs, and finally select the tab I want to look at. Internet Explorer does it this way. How can I set ...
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Remote Desktop PC over LAN through a web browser

My laptop runs Windows 7 Ultimate. This morning I found out my laptop's screen was damaged and my office work was hindered considerably. I can only get the screen replaced after a few days and things ...
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Web Form Filler With Custom Lists [closed]

I am looking for a web form filler that will allow me to define custom pick-lists for certain fields. My company has an internal web app for managing product features and bugs. When I am adding a new ...
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Kompozer and bootstrap

I am hoping to write my first webpage in bootstrap and, in the past, I have done this using only commandline (vim) and then seeing how it looked in a browser, but I know this is rather archaic and I ...
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How to replace web page source “on the fly”?

I'm looking for way to replace web page content on the way. What I mean is: I need to set some pattern for web page: where&what html source code to replace Load this webpage and look at the ...
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Captcha unification mechanism in different browsers?

How the captchas which are generated from one site could be valid at the same time but in 2 different browsers (e.g. IE and FF)? What makes this separation? How I can find these values or factors? I ...
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Links browser and Vim together

I've been reading bloomberg.com/whatiscode and its a long webpage. I also recently started using Vim. At the moment, to take notes, I copy paste some parts of the webpage onto a text file. I would ...
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buttons and input fields are shown with X symbol in MS IE

I have an issue with MS Internet Explorer 11 ver 11.0.14 where most of buttons and input fields are shown with X symbol as in the below image: I am using Windows 8.1 Any advise?
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Google Chrome Out of Memory When nothing else is running

I'm having an issue where Google Chrome will only display the "He's dead, Jim" error (out of memory). I can't even go to the settings tab without it showing the error. Nothing else is running, only ...
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HTTP on localhost not working with DNS A-record and port forward (ERR_EMPTY_RESPONSE)

I have a Jenkins server on my local machine that I publish to the outside world through a DNS A record (ci.alanif.se:8080) with my ISP and port forwarding through two routers. This works perfectly ...
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How to disable unwanted Plugins and malwares from google Chrome?

I am using latest version of google chrome. I have removed all the plugins from chrome extension and set a google is default browser. and some times ads is showing in my browser But after some ...
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JSFiddle Not Properly rendering/loading in my chrome,firefox browsers

If I open any example or new fiddle in firefox and Google chrome, It shows like this only how to overcome this issue. look out this is issue in this URL
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Loading a website using IP

As per my understanding DNS is used for resolving domain names into IP addresses. I am using Ubuntu. I did following. nslookup facebook.com gave me the IP of the website. I blocked DNS using firewall. ...
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How to set custom command to open HTTP/HTTPS links in Thunderbird?

I would like to open links from Thunderbird into a new tab of a specific Firefox profile on Windows 7. The default browser on the system is not Firefox and the desired profile is not the default ...
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Chrome GUI is too big as of 43.0.2357.124-1

Last night, I updated my version of Google Chrome from 43.0.2357.81-1 to 43.0.2357.124-1. The most visible change is that the UI elements are way too large. Here's a comparison with Chrome (top), ...
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Comparing two images without fully downloading?

I want to download a copy of a big image file(+20MB) whenever it changes. But without downloading it every X seconds and comparing it with the old version i have, how would i know the image has ...
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Links browser vimperator style

I'm trying out the Links browser, in favour of Lynx, at work. It seems great for our setup, but being used to vimperator and pentadactyl, it falls a bit short with the default settings. Does anyone ...
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How can I Use Google Search mobile version in desktop browsers? [duplicate]

As you're all know there are different version of Google Search is available respective to your client device (Mobile/Desktop). Since, Mobile version uses less bandwidth I was trying to access the ...
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When javascript is blocked on Opera browser, to allow comments in Youtube to be showed, what urls should be included in the exceptions?

When blocking javascript globally and allowing "[*.]google.com" and "[*]youtube.com" on the exceptions list, Youtube will load ok and videos play as well, but the comments on the video pages won't ...
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Mobile phone and Safari browser do not navigate to my website, search instead

I recently registered a domain name at the root domain .science. I put up a website, and can navigate to it fine. But if I type mydomain.science into my phone (android), another phone (ios), or ...
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Google Chrome in Mac OS X - How to open link in Chrome when it's not the default browser?

In Google Chrome in Mac OS X, is it possible to keep Safari as default browser but have an easy way to open a chosen link in Chrome other than dropping the link on the Chrome icon? Maybe something ...
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Way to alter how web browser handles zooming on different websites. Chrome/Firefox

I have secondary monitor which is small and too far away for comfortable surfing without zooming. Browser in question is Chrome but I'll keep running into similar issues with Firefox. The Problem ...
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Allow a Remote User to Use Intranet Browser Only

Here is my setup: Static IP assigned to a home UVerse router. I have a Windows 7 Professional based web server running which is accessible from outside. And so is a Remote Desktop port--accessible ...
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How can I remove the 'Deltahomes' virus from my browsers? [duplicate]

I am unable to remove the 'deltehomes/istart123' virus from my browsers. I have followed instructions for Chrome,but this time it's not working!(that's changing new tab address etc) Last time,I simply ...
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Reducing the height of the tab/address bar in Firefox (OS X)

I would like to save those extra few pixels, since I'm often on the go on a laptop and overall customize FF. Is there a way to shave off those extra pixels here? (Picture for reference)
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How do I run a Java Applet when browsers don't support it anymore?

I am using the latest versions of Chrome, Chromium, and IceWeasel browsers on my Debian 7 system. During an experiment, I need to run old Java applets in browser. However, since the modern browsers ...
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How does a website remember me after I've deleted cookies?

A news site I visit often has a limit on 10 views a month. I don't log in and I delete my full browser history and use Chrome incognito mode. The website still remembers my page view count. I'm ...
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Iframe on bottom of every page

I am not sure if this is the right place to ask this question, however I can't think of any other place where I can find answer to this. I have noticed, this weird iframe on bottom of quite a few ...
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Multiple browser instances through differents openvpn

How can I config multiple instances of browser to connect through different VPN servers? I'm working in a Linux server and I need that every browser instance uses different VPN servers. Thanks in ...
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How to show a blank page in “New Tab” within Google Chrome? [duplicate]

I am annoyed by the thumbnails that are shown when opening a new tab in Google Chrome. I want to see a blank page. How to do that?