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How to disable Pentadactyl per site?

Is there a more definitive way to disable Pentadactyl on a url basis that is not -- PASS THROUGH -- ? When I try to use codepen.io I cannot edit any text fields, with or without pass-through enabled. ...
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Why can't neither Chrome nor Safari follow a domain redirection properly?

I have a domain name from GoDaddy. It was pointing to a hosting server. Recently I decided to change its settings to forward to another website. When I use Chrome and Safari, neither will follow the ...
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How can I get stable and fast http proxy for firefox [on hold]

I wrote crawlers on selenium. I need a proxy list to avoid be blocked by websites. Any recommend fast proxy for it. No matter paid or free
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Is there a bug in a recent version of Mac OSX that causes screen tearing?

I've noticed in the last few months (~Q1 2015) a lot of screen tearing on some programs. I've never seen screen tearing on these programs before (one has not had an update in 3 years) so it makes me ...
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How to set default size of page in firefox developer edition

I use Firefox Developer Edition on my Macbook pro retina. However, Firefox doesn't support finger pinch in and out page enlargement like safari and chrome. I have to do that from top bar. How can I ...
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How can I change the new tab behaviour in Firefox?

Is there any way to make new tabs behave like they do in Chrome? In Chrome if I click the new tab button it puts the tab at the end. If I right click a tab and select "New Tab" it puts it to right of ...
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Show autocomplete suggestions for Developer Toolbar in Firefox?

In the screenshot below (Firefox 39), the Developer Toolbar prompt (the one shown on Shift+F2, not the prompt of the (Web) Console raised with Ctrl-Shift-K, which is also shown above the Developer ...
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Cannot manually download updates from download.microsoft.com using three different browsers

So, I have both windows 7 and windows 10 installed on two computers. (Total of four operating systems) And I need to download User-Mode Driver Framework version 1.11 update for Windows 7, and Windows ...
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Firefox right-click “Search with …” on key shortcut

When I right-click on the highlighted text in Firefox, it shows an option "Search "text" with Google". Is it possible to set this option on key shortcut?
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Microsoft account password change security issue

Recently I detected malware on my windows 8.1 pc which included: password fox browserpassview mailpassview passview installeRex dialupas netpass I removed these using my anti-virus tool and I ...
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In between multiple tabs, how to use Vimperator to open a tab right after the current one

My tabs: [1] [2] [3] [4] [5] [6] [7] [8] [9] Scenario I am working on the 5th tab on Firefox and looking for a way to open a tab between 5th and 6th and not after 9th which would be done by t or o ...
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Firefox-Sync Data lost/not accessible

I just reset my Windows 8 and reinstalled Firefox 36. It logged in successfully but it has not synced any of my Old data. All my old bookmarks and passwords are lost. Firefox sync has logged me in ...
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Different Firefox behavior depending on DNS

Depending on the DNS server being used, when the user enters a single word into the Location Bar, sometimes Firefox will display "Did you mean to go to...?". Why does this only happen with certain ...
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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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Stop automatic redirection in firefox

Is there a way to configure Firefox to manual page redirections? In pre-30x versions of Firefox, and in other browsers back to era of usable Opera there was a switch which forced browser to ask user ...
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Symbolic link on a USB stick automatically adding extra characters upon opening

I'm trying to create a relative symbolic link to an html file. Both the symbolic link and the file are to be stored on a USB stick (i want it to open on any computer). I successfully created the ...
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Download a Javascript file to be used offline

I want to download JS file to be used offline, I have tried uGET, IDM and others but no avail. They only fetch one main file init.js but not the files referred in it. http://js.arcgis.com/4.0beta1 ...
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How to remove Like Button on Forums? [closed]

I use a Proboard forum that implements a plugin that allows members to like posts. After they like a post their member name appears above the post, which everyone can see. I hate this feature. I want ...
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Firebug and cURL

I have been using Firebug and cURL for quite a while. Firebug is amazing to capture HTTPS POST request as opposed to a network analyser as it is aware of SSL/TLS negotiation. And cURL is amazing to ...
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Latest Flash Player 18 Doesn't Upmix The Stereo Sound to 5.1 Surround Anymore

Old version of flash player and firefox was upmixing stereo sound to 5.1 on youtube and other online players. I did an update today and it is not anymore. What can I do to get it done as before? Bass ...
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how to know which java script is associated with a particular link or a button on a website

When I open a website, noscript blocks running the java script associated with the website. On the Options menu of NoScript I can find the blocked scripts and I can temporarily or permanently allow ...
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To download selected SpringerLink materials semiautomatically [on hold]

I would like to download all articles of one author and related articles. I did once Javascript and terminal tool to automatize the playing of Lord of Ultima in development processes. Similar ...
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Code for implementing “www.” button in virtual keyboard for firefox

Can anyone help me by providing code for implementing "www." button in virtual keyboard for firefox. A javascript code.
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How do I configure windows to start with firefox.exe instead of explorer.exe?

I am working on web browser only kiosk environment with touchscreen windows 8. I found it better to have only firefox or chrome to run and not explorer.exe because I am unable to disable touchscreen's ...
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Srcset and picture in firefox 38

The "caniuse" website claims firefox 38 supports srcset and the picture attribute, but changing the viewport from width 1600 px to 250 px on http://googlechrome.github.io/samples/picture-element/ ...
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Bulk-import Chrome Stylebot styles into Stylish?

Stylebot and Styleish are two extensions for managing local CSS stylesheets for remote sites. Stylebot is only available for Chrome, Stylish is available for both Chrome and Firefox. I've got some ...
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How do I remove a device from Firefox Sync?

I've got some old devices and Firefox profiles that used to sync with my Firefox Sync account, but those devices and browser profiles no longer exist. And yet their browser tabs still appear in ...
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Where is autofill in stored?

When I changed the filename of the firefox cookies file I noticed that when I went to facebook I now did not instantly get on my account as I normaly do. I expected this to happen. However when I came ...
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How to block all cross-site image requests originating for a specific website in Firefox?

I'm using Firefox 38 and OS can either be Windows 7, Ubuntu 14.04, or Slackware 14.1. I want to know a way to block all cross-site image requests originating for a specific website. E.g. Consider ...
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How to Disable Web Feeds to see XML structure in Fire Fox?

As a developer I frequently interact with JSON and XML values. But when I access any XML documents as in htt://services.odata.org/V4/Northwind/Northwind.svc/Customers?$format=atom the Firefox looks ...
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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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Firefox Developer Edition shows black screen

I have Firefox Dev edition. I also have a Speed Dial application. When I load FireFox, the speed dial shows as desired. When I click on any web page, all I see is a black screen. I disabled ...
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Cannot insert caret and backtick in XTerm

I cannot insert carets and backticks (and possibly other characters) in XTerm under certain conditions. When I move focus from XTerm to Firefox and use Alt+Tab to switch back, I can no longer instert ...
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Firefox about:config reset

I've been troubleshooting my website and I changed a couple of settings in my firefox about:config. I changed the following settings, And now I get a ton of these errors on my site, These errors ...
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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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Login to old Firefox Sync Account

I just reset my windows 8 and Installed Firefox 36. But when I logged in to Sync account, all of my old data was gone. Nothing synced and now I have a sync account which is syncing it's own data. My ...
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Webpages do not load properly and skip some content

When I run a speed test I get pretty good stats. Even the webpages open quickly but they open so fast that they skip some content when I use Google Chrome or Firefox. If I reload the webpage it works, ...
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Unidentifiable malware

For the past few weeks whenever I open any web browser the url bar says https://s3-eu-west-1.amazonaws.com/amazo-irland/json2/urls/sRCH2.html then redirects me to either search.ask.com or ...
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resizing firefox window changes the location on the page

I'm reading through the online book a byte of python, and only have one monitor. I usually have my IDE and the book (firefox window) each taking up half of my page, but often change the size of the ...
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Vimperator and Firefox JavaScript Debugger dont allow javascript code to be interpreted

While using vimperator and having JavaScript Debugger on, if split view is toggled javascript code is not interpreted on enter, it add a new line. Actually I have no idea on how it is possible to ...
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How to add a user-agent style sheet to firefox browser?

I am trying to increase the width of scrollbar in firefox and I found out that it can be done by adding a user-agent style sheet. It's not possible with userChrome.css or userContent.css
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Is it possible to use Firefox with HTML5 videos (video/mp4) without KB968211?

I'd like to play HTML5 videos of type video/mp4 (i.e. not video/webm or video/ogg which work fine already) without installing KB968211. I use the KN edition of Windows 7 and quite intentionally so. ...
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Move firefox tab group into new window

I've got grouped my firefox tabs in three tab groups now using the native tab group handling, but always forget that the groups are there - the tab groups icon on the top right doesn't give an ...
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How can I auto-select the spellcheck language in Firefox?

Firefox spell-checker is puzzling me. I'd like to auto-select the language, but searching google I've only found this relevant link which suggests this old unmantained addon which just doesn't work ...
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Using a locally built libOSMesa to enable WebGL in Firefox?

Well, I wanted to try to check out WebGL on Firefox (v38.0.5 on Linux); and I realized that in about:config, webgl.osmesalib was set to /usr/lib/libOSMesa.so.6, while about:support claimed: Graphics ...
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Firefox redirecting to spoof ad sites (NOTE: this is not the usual Firefox redirect questio)

Please read fully before downvoting or flagging as a possible duplicate! This is not the standard Firefox redirect question—I've searched for some time and cannot find anything about this one. ...
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How can I stop Firefox adding more and more tiles to my New Tab page?

The New Tab page in Firefox lets you add tiles for your main shortcuts. I like this feature and don't want to turn it off, but there's one aspect I want to disable if possible as it's very annoying. ...
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Flash Videos flickering in Firefox on Fedora 22

I have a Lenovo X230 laptop on which I have installed Fedora 22, with KDE 5, updated with the latest patches. I have installed the latest available 64bit Flash Player from the official Adobe ...
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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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How do I stop Wifi sign-in from overwriting my existing browser tabs?

I have a problem when my mobile device signs into its main WiFi provider. If anyone knows Virgin Media's wifi service, that's the provider, but the problem is probably generic and could affect almost ...