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How to get a comprehensive listing of all URLs accessed during a web browsing session?

By "comprehensive" I mean all URLs: not only those listed by the typical browser's history function, which I'll refer to as the "primary" URLs, but also all those other URLs accessed by the browser in ...
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support level for w3c specifications for different broswers

Where can I find information on the level of browser support, for each browser, for w3c HTML5/CSS3 specification. I found a Wikipedia Article which provides some info on this, but the comparison ...
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Browser slow first pageload

The browser is really slow on first pageload (about 10-30 seconds), what could this be? It's both Safari and Chrome (On OSX) and after the first pageload is done, further browsing is normal. If the ...
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Windows 7 /Safari- Stubborn 'other browsers' upgrade notification

Running Safari(latest version) in Windows 7. For some weeks, on opening Safari, a screen appears requiring upgrade of Internet Explorer and Firefox. (This alone seems strange, and I would be ...
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621 views

How can I transfer the contents of my portable Firefox into the installed Firefox in my laptop?

I have a portable Firefox installed in my USB stick. Also, I have the real Firefox installed in my laptop. I usually use my Firefox portable inside my USB stick at my workplace, I know that all ...
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1answer
398 views

How does my browser know I've visited a page if the URL is redirecting?

How do Chrome, Safari, Firefox or other browsers know you've visited the destination URL of a redirecting link? I've always found it interesting that the browsers know the URL a redirecting URL lands ...
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672 views

Separate Cookies Per Tab

I purchased a program that runs a .json script to purchase products from a specific website for me. The program automatically opens my browser. And I can also run multiple instances of the program at ...
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1answer
254 views

How can I prevent a popup browser window from appearing when I'm on wifi networks?

In particular, plenty of cafes/institutions/whatever popup a window to let you login/pay for internet. This window pops up as soon as I'm connected to the network. Inevitably, if I just go to a ...
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1answer
220 views

How to disallow redirects to specific sites?

I would like disallow all redirects to specific sites (e.g. loomia.com). How can I do this? A browser-independent solution is preferable, of course, but if that's not available, I am looking for a ...
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427 views

Safari iOS soft wrap text on zoom in

Is there a way to get Safari/other browsers on iOS device to soft wrap text on zoom in with gestures ? On iOS devices, I tried Safari, Opera Mini, Mercury Browser, but none soft wraps the page on ...
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1answer
172 views

Google Search Results Hijacking in OS X

I'm noticing an occasional browser hijack for search results when I first click on a session in Google Search. I'm taken to a website not intended that's only in an ip address format that's another ...
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1answer
265 views

Safari 4.1.3 is using the internet while idle

My Safari browser is using the internet connection while idle. I can see this in the Activity Monitor. When I shut down Safari, the Network usage goes to nearly 0_KB/sec. This interferes with my Skype ...
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1answer
986 views

How do you Open a “Task Manager” (as in Chrome) in Safari?

I assumed that since both browsers are based on WebKit, that this feature would crossover, or whatnot... I guess I'm wondering if any of the Google Chrome "nerd" stuff, especially the "task manager" ...
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5k views

Why would an MP3 play in Safari but not Chrome?

I've tried playing an MP3 on two MacBooks in Google Chrome and have had no luck in playing it in the browser; I have no issues in Safari. In Chrome, the audio player controls load, but the actual ...
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2answers
645 views

Safari Windows vs Safari Mac

Does the Windows version render stuff differently then the Mac version of Safari? Our website has over 34% traffic from Safari Browsers. Just wondering as we're mostly a Windows shop.
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1answer
349 views

Safari slows network speed when opening multiple tabs

When I open multiple tabs in Safari using Ctrl+Click and rapidly slows my network speed. Sometimes it is so slow that it does not open those pages and any other page (It says "Looking for www..." in ...
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1answer
117 views

Problem with 404 Page on Mac

I have installed DNS Updater from DynDNS and now a have a "custom" not found page in Safari! http://searchassist.teoma.com How can I remove this?
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116 views

How to move a tab back to the parent Window in Safari 5.0?

I dragged a new tab out to create a window. Now how do I re-merge it with the previous window? There seems to be no way of doing it. (Except create a new dummy tab, drag this one to the previous ...
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41 views

hovering over a link in Safari 5.0

In Safari 5.0, is it possible to be able to view links in the status bar (or somewhere else) before you click on them?
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77 views

Are there command line options to make browsers forget that they closed badly last time?

I am running some tests in a variety of web browsers, starting them up from a script file. The process is supposed to be completely automated. However, if a browser closed incorrectly the last time it ...
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1answer
233 views

Run Safari 4 and 5 on the same PC?

With the new release of 5 is it possible to run Safari 4 and 5 on the same PC at the same time?
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800 views

Why is Safari on my computer rendering all of the colors — not just for images — incorrectly?

I’m not just talking about image color profile issues; every single color that the browser renders is incorrect. It’s like it’s in it’s own color space (or something!). Screenshot: ...
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1answer
601 views

How to make OS X send LOCAL IP address in www request headers?

I need to be able to send the local IP address of a computer along with the headers when making requests to a website. Similar to the way you can get the _SERVER["REMOTE_ADDR"] in php, but the local ...
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2answers
1k views

Does Safari on Windows support Silverlight?

Does the latest version of Safari (ver 4) under Windows support Silverlight? (This question was asked in the spirit of just having this information available on SuperUser after this question was ...
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1answer
84 views

Why is so much difference in the size of Firefox and Safari setups for Windows?

Just wondering, one is 8MB (Mozilla Firefox) and the other is 28MB (Apple Safari). Why is there so much difference in the size of these browsers?
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957 views

Alternative browsers for iPod touch? [closed]

So now that I've gotten more comfortable with this iPod touch I think I need a better browser. Is there anything else besides Safari?
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1answer
146 views

Is there a new Safari bug with the File Browse/Upload control?

I support a website for my job that includes a few pages that do File Uploads. We haven't touched those pages in months. But in the last few days, we've suddenly been fielding calls from Mac users who ...
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Seems like both Firefox and Safari on Mac cannot show the webpage in a full screen mode?

Seems like both Firefox and Safari on Mac cannot show the webpage in a full screen mode? On the PC, it would be F11 for Firefox or IE... but on the Mac, the F11 is for volume control (sound), and ...
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2k views

How to easily clear the recent Google search history in Safari 4 for Mac?

Safari 4 introduced a beefed-up Google search field on its toolbar that provides suggestions as you type, which is wonderful. What's not so wonderful is that it remembers everything you search without ...
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1answer
430 views

Is there a way to make Safari 4 open requested popups instead of opening new tabs?

There are several sites I use (such as Tumblr) that use popups to post content. When they open in a new tab, the layout of these little popups is blown up because they fill an entire page. I've seen ...
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4answers
564 views

Saving a web page content on a Mac

I've stumbled into a webpage and I want to save its contents. Logically, the contents is already on my drive. How can I figure out which temporary directory holds the contents of this specific page?
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Blocking only flash and animated gifs

What options are there for blocking flash and animated gif ads while keeping static image and text only ads? I'm interested in solutions for Firefox on Windows/Linux and Safari on OSX
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2answers
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Is it possible to get Safari / OS X style font rendering in Chrome or Firefox? How?

I prefer the OS X / Safari-on-Windows font rendering engine over Windows' ClearType, but I am not fond of Safari as a browser. Given that Chrome also uses Webkit, is it possible to enable/port the ...
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323 views

Web browsers -is there a way to disable reload on a per site basis?

Driving me nuts - I love using rich and feature-full webapps, but I hate what happens when I accidentally reload the page. And since I'm all about the keyboard shortcuts, it is just too easy for me to ...
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How to make Safari 4's location bar intelligent like Firefox 3?

My favorite feature of Firefox 3 is its incredible location bar. Type a few letters of any bookmark name or url or the title of any page you've visited recently or its url and it will work some query ...
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intuitive way to structure favorites folder

For many years I didnt use the "favorites" feature of my web browsers because when I switched machines (I use a few between work and home) I could not access MY favorites. This was enough to deter me ...
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Safari and IIS Windows Integrated Security

Is it possible to use Safari4 with an IIS hosted Intranet site that uses IntegratedSecurity (NTLM)? InternetExplorer and Firefox are capable of dealing with it. I couldn't find a way to get it working ...
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4answers
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How can I quickly clear cookies for a specific site using Safari for Mac?

I know I can "Reset Safari". I know I can go to Cookies from Preferences and search for a site's cookies and delete those. But is there a faster/easier way to just clear cookies for one site ...
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Google Gears Browser Support

I've just tried to install Google Gears and been told that neither Firefox 3.5.1 nor Safari 4.0.2 are supported. The browser support page lists both browsers as options but on the basis of "or later" ...
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OS X Default Browser Resetting to Safari

Every time I reboot my Mac, the default browser resets itself to Safari (from Firefox). I change it in Safari (as illustrated in this question) but it never sticks past a reboot. Does anyone have a ...