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49 views

How can I force my browser to automatically redirect a certain website?

For example, I never want to visit jsfiddle.com. Whenever I type jsfiddle.com into my URL bar, the browser should automatically take me to jsfiddle.net Is there a browser extension for this? Can this ...
4
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0answers
34 views

Domain name with a dot and Ctrl+Enter

When I write superuser in Firefox address bar then pressing the Ctrl+Enter keys, Firefox goes to the superuser.com. But when I write for example math.stackexchange that has a dot in its domain name ...
0
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1answer
19 views

Google Chrome like omnibar in Mozilla Firefox

How to make Firefox's awesomebar (addressbar) to work like in Chrome? I mean especially search (words search, not URLs) auto complete from search history. This addon ( ...
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3answers
31 views

Is it possible for one browser to read/write cookies of another one?

I'm not looking for a way to synchronize cookies between browsers, this has been answered here. I'd like to know, if Chrome could read/write Firefox's cookies, with or without me realizing. (Or any ...
0
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1answer
31 views

Text and images overlapping on single website

I have a problem as described above. All the other webpages are rendering correctly except one. That webpage is a Finnish newspapers' website: http://www.hs.fi This is what the problem looks like ...
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1answer
43 views

Browser Redirect Hijack

I seem to have become a victim of google searches going to a spanish type domain 'en' when searching in Chrome and Firefox (not IE) browser search boxes. Eg searching for 'stackoverflow' lands on: ...
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2answers
41 views

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 ...
1
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3answers
96 views

Firefox does not prompt for password for http authenticated sites, how to make it prompt?

I'm trying to log in to the corporate intranet. It used to ask me for a password in Firefox. But suddenly it stopped to do so, and only shows an HTTP 401 Unauthorized error message, just like when ...
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4answers
44 views

How can I treat *one* tab on desktop browser as mobile?

I want to be able to run two tabs of the same website, in the same browser, at the same time. The first tab should act normally and receive desktop versions. The second tab would be treated as a ...
0
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0answers
11 views

How do I run two different firefox browsers (the same version but different addons on the same time? [duplicate]

I have a firefox browser with several security add-ons that improve security, but these add-ons sometimes cause sites to malfunction (once when I thought that they were off). Is there a way I could ...
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0answers
18 views

Allowing self signed certs without warning screens

I have an application Remote Desktop Manager. It can not access/sign in auto on https connections with a self-signed cert. I have determined that the warning page is the problem. Is there a way to ...
2
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3answers
34 views

What user information is exposed via a browser? [closed]

Is there a function or website that can collect and display ALL of the user information that can be obtained via a browser? Background: This of course does not account for the significant ...
1
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3answers
32 views

Disable/hide graphic/interface elements of a web site

Is there a way, for instance a Firefox/Chrome plugin, to hide, or even better 'disable' any graphic/design of a website in order to have a simplified, only 'plain text' version of it? This could be ...
0
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1answer
42 views

how to access only whitelisted site

How to make browsers access only white listed sites? Is there any addon in which if If add "google.com", I shall be able to open only google.com (not even mail.google.com or www.google.com) Even if ...
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0answers
240 views

How to import bookmarks from Firefox into Opera 20 in Windows?

This old question is too outdated to be of any significance - it involves the old version of Opera, and the browser is now very different. So please don't flag this as duplicate. Opera 20 has a ...
1
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0answers
25 views

HTML Tables randomly break on all browsers (on one computer) [closed]

I have one computer that, when browsing an html table of search results, will have the tables drawn differently and incorrectly most of the time in Chrome, IE, and Firefox. But on other computers, it ...
0
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1answer
33 views

Do browsers (specifically portable browsers) have fingerprints, meaning can be distinguished from other installs or portable save?

Do browsers (specifically portable browsers) have fingerprints, meaning can be distinguished from other installs or portable save? Example: If I used the portable browser saved inside my USB stick on ...
0
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0answers
19 views

How to Save As an Ajax Page as a Text File in such a way that the Text File must contain all texts inside <span> or custom tags?

Ok, here is my requirement. I built my app using Ajax technology. So if I want my webpage to be crawled by spider, I need to create a snapshot of my Ajax page for spider to see. Ex:my ajax url ...
1
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1answer
62 views

Browser dialogs (Alert, Confirm, & Prompt) not longer working in Internet Explorer & Firefox on a specific Windows install

I have a particular install of Windows 7 that will not display the standard JavaScript dialogs from web browsers. e.g. These all fail, regardless how they are called on any site. javascript:alert('A ...
0
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2answers
65 views

How do do a hard refresh without first loading a page?

We all know a "Hard Refresh" (eg Ctrl+Shift+F5 or ⌘+Shift+R) will cause the browser to reload the current page (and other assets) from the server. But what if that page contains a redirect (either ...
1
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1answer
81 views

How make java applets to run ALWAYS?

Every time I meet java applet on some site, I have a problems running it. Either I have outdated JRE or application is blocked message appears. I want to make browser/JRE NEVER check java updates, ...
1
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1answer
288 views

What does the removal of NPAPI plugin support mean to an end user?

I'm somewhat familiar with the family of legacy plugins - namely QuickTime, Flash, and the Java Web plugin to name a few. They've been kind of a mainstay of web applications for quite some time. So, ...
0
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0answers
15 views

Desktop style zoom on mobile browsers

I'd like to zoom into a page on my mobile browser in such a way that rather than cropping the page, the viewport width shrinks and everything zooms and reflows the way it does on a desktop browser. ...
0
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2answers
55 views

How to view the source of a non html page?

I need to view the source of a webpage. This web page is a plain text page with some text regarding an error. But the page's content type is set to image/jpeg. If I visit the page in Internet Explorer ...
0
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2answers
73 views

Why is Chrome the only major browser that supports printing to PDF? [closed]

Chrome has had the ability to print a webpage to a PDF for quite a while now. Why is it that the other 2 major browsers have not followed suit? Is it because of... licensing technological hurdle ...
0
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0answers
14 views

Firefox maintains history as a set, not as a list?

This may sound strange, but when I revisit sites from my browsing history they get deleted from their original position and added again at the end. This seems kind of bizarre and I would like to ...
1
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1answer
35 views

Web browser | Disabling the download of arbitrary scripts

I use firefox. Is there an addon or setting to stop my browser from downloading all the scripts that are linked on a webpage? I would like to only follow links which are at domains in my whitelist. I ...
0
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0answers
31 views

Change Browser settings without browser restarting via use another program

I don't understand how some programs (e.g. Baidu PC Faster, Search Protect) change the URL of a new tab page, default engine and home page when browsers run. In Internet Explorer even there isn't ...
1
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1answer
192 views

Wrong URL redirecting to search engines for all browsers (yahoo in my case)

I am getting a strange error first time. Whenever I enter a wrong URL/domain, it redirect me to following link:- ...
1
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0answers
34 views

Google chrome / firefox change modal/javascript based popups into internal tab messages

I'm looking for an extension (or an option) for both google chrome, firefox that has ability to convert authentication modal dialog boxes (for example SharePoint) where it blocks the whole browser ...
1
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0answers
22 views

How to add a cache file to browsers like Chrome/Firefox/etc.?

For example, there is a website hosting a Shockwave Flash app which is restricted to be used on that specific site. However, the network of the site is poor so that loading the entire .swf from the ...
0
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2answers
42 views

How do I restore browser tabs which I have accidentally closed?

Sometimes in my haste to close tabs, I have accidentally closed tabs which I still want. How do I restore a browser tab which I have accidentally closed?
0
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0answers
156 views

How can I (really) change my browser identification (user agent AND javascript attributes)? [duplicate]

A website can get information about your browser and system via several methods: user agent, javascript attributes (like navigator.platform), profiling by testing avalaible browser features ...
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0answers
113 views

Computer must be restarted to complete a previous upgrade of Firefox, but updates are disabled in preferences

I have been trying to pin Firefox to an older version (17.0.11 ESR) on both a Windows XP and Windows 7 host. I have to do this to test a few things. I need to have Firefox stopped from updating ...
1
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1answer
74 views

Is it possible to achieve the Opera 12 interface with Firefox or Chrome?

Maybe not Chrome, but I read somewhere that it's possible with Firefox and extensions (Someone said that in a comment). Does anyone know what extensions do I need for that? Basically I'm trying to get ...
0
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0answers
10 views

Is there any ways that when I press TAB in browser ,it will choose current scope links other than the start of the page?

I feel the TAB function in browser is very inconvenient presently.For example,if I am browsing the middle part of a long page and I want to choose the hyperlink on the screen,then I press the TAB ...
2
votes
4answers
479 views

What does “File not found” mean on a web page?

When I access certain HTTP URLs, such as http://www.ssa.gov/framework/images/icons/png/ in Firefox (running on Linux), I surprisingly get a "Problem loading page" browser error, containing the "File ...
0
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0answers
212 views

Websites not loading correctly since Windows 8.1 upgrade

I finally upgraded my work PC to Window's 8.1 Pro on Monday (from 8 Pro), but since then I have been having problems with websites not loading correctly. This issue is occurring in both Firefox 27.0.1 ...
2
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0answers
31 views

Keeping Firefox from adding “.html” to url

I've been messing with .htaccess for a while, and have the following rule: RewriteRule ^(mypage|myotherpage)/?$ main.php?p=$1 [L,QSA] If I enter http://mydomain.com/mypage/, it displays main.php as ...
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0answers
46 views

Firefox encodes some characters as squares filled with numbers

Since a couple of days I'm experiencing this problem: Firefox (and Light too) displays a lot of strange characters in different websites. Something like: 🎂   And so on. I realized that those ...
0
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0answers
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malware any link will redirect to ultrafiles.net [duplicate]

From two days ago i have a problem, when click any link on any website i will redirect to http://www.ultrafiles.net... I installed and use any malware detection and ad clear software for solving this ...
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2answers
67 views

Enabling a browser to display content before loading assets

I moved recently and still have no internet connection, so I'm trying to live with 3G somehow for a few days. It's really frustrating to browse the internet loading things at 8kbps(that's how it works ...
0
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1answer
100 views

“Mozilla/5.0” and “like Gecko”: Do web applications still test for Firefox-specific user agent strings?

Forgive me if this is the wrong site to ask this question; some similar questions were closed on Web Applications Stack Exchange, so I asked this question here. If necessary, feel free to migrate this ...
2
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2answers
222 views

Browser automatic zoom in on high-dpi screens

At work I use two displays, I have a full hd (1920 x 1080), 24 inch monitor, and I have the display of my laptop, which is also full hd, but its physical size is only 15 inches, so its DPI is higher. ...
0
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1answer
29 views

Searching a firewall for web with html keyword replacing capabilities

I'm searching for an utility (better free) or an add-on for Firefox that intercepts the http traffic and replaces or deletes some keywords in the html source, basing on a pre-defined user edited ...
1
vote
1answer
169 views

how to block a specific cookie from a specific site [duplicate]

Relevant question, but does not answer my question: Firefox: how to block cookies by name, not by site? - This is too specific about Google Analytics I have started getting quite active on ...
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2answers
59 views

Faster navigation or switch between browser tabs

Is that such a plugin for chrome or other webbroswer that supports tab navigation by typing tab names? My browser constantly has a lot of open tabs. It makes tab switching really difficult. I have to ...
1
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2answers
228 views

Is hijacking of Facebook sessions possible when having physical access to a computer?

I have tested programs like SSLStrip or dSploit that hijack a Facebook session. This is: if the user logs in and the computer running the interceptor program (i.e: dSploit) is onto the same network ...
0
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0answers
40 views

Sites with google tracking not loading properly

I'm having a strange issue with sites that have Google analytics tracking on them (including this very site). Chrome DevTools/ Firefox Firebug are showing the following resources as failed to load ...
1
vote
2answers
96 views

In a Web page, how can I tick all checkboxes in selection?

I am using a webmail (Outlook Web Access). I have a Web page : in my mailbox, I have many messages. I select 30 lines. Now, I want something that would tick the 30 checkboxes that are in my ...