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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 ...
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1answer
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How to unify History from Internet Explorer and Mozilla Firefox

I'm using Internet Explorer and Mozilla Firefox. Each for different things. Is it possible to somehow "unify" browsing history from bouth of these browsers so that sites I have visited while on ...
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1answer
32 views

How to prevent dropped connections in Firefox with a slow bandwidth?

Whenever I'm downloading something with Firefox or other application and I try to access some website I get "server not found" response, which caused I'm sure because all of my limited bandwidth is ...
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64 views

Is there an easy way to always redirect facebook.com to facebook.com/events/list (Firefox, Osx)

I often use facebook for communication while working. When I do, I'd rather not see the facebook newsfeed. Unfortunately it's hard to remember to not go to the frontpage and use facebook.com/messages ...
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104 views

Google Chrome on Ubuntu won't load some sites

I just installed Ubuntu on an external hard drive, and everything is working perfectly. Only Chrome won't load some sites (Google, Facebook, or Twitter), however it can load every single other site. ...
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1answer
79 views

Is it possible to make browsers avoid showing you sites from a customized list within the search results?

I hate it when some sites appear again and again within my google (or any other search engine) list. For instance, you may go to google image search and type in "samurai soldier with sword". The ...
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1answer
133 views

How to have Firefox open all internal links normally?

How to have Firefox open all internal links normally ? By “internal”, I mean the links that come from Firefox, the only other links being the links coming from other apps or from the OS. By ...
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106 views

Web page stuck in loading until i disconnect Internet, then it loads

I am searching for an explanation and solution for the weird behavior i observe in my 3G Internet connection when it becomes slow. While loading a page with the Internet being slow, it takes long ...
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74 views

How can a website determine my language preference?

How can a website determine my language preference (and wrongly, I might add)? When I browse to a site, it defaults to setting the site language to Afrikaans. I've never selected this before, nor ...
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1answer
186 views

Choosing IP Address For Firefox

On my server I have 2 static IP addresses. I would like to set Firefox to use one IP address exclusively. Does anyone have any good ideas on achieving this?
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92 views

Allow only some cookies, and only as First Party (FF+IE)

Basically I want to disable all the cookies, except a few (white list). The few that I want to allow, should only be allowed as first party, not third. If I'm unchecking "Allow Cookies" in firefox, ...
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140 views

Windows 7 Internet Only Works In IE (Not proxy, or Windows updates)

A friend of mine turned on their computer today and Firefox did not open any webpages they tried to navigate too (namely mail.google.com). Anyway, they called me up since I do tech support and this ...
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278 views

Bing search page locks up (the front page, not results)

I'm encountering a strange problem. I've been using the Bing search engine for a while now, and have been happy with it. I still am. However, starting either last night or early today, when the ...
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1answer
159 views

Track deleted internet history

I have got a copy of the jumpListCache folder of firefox, which contains the favicon.ico files of deleted history. Is there a way to find the url of the site to which the each favicon belongs? Thanks ...
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1answer
359 views

Nothing can access internet except IE

My partner's Computer is connect to internet and the network Icon shown on the taskbar is also shows it's working. He only use IE to connect to the Internet, nothing else. Problem started when I ...
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40 views

Open bookmarks via hotkeys in Firefox?

Is it possible open/launch my bookmarks in Firefox via hotkeys? If so, how? I want something that will allow me to specify the hotkey(s). I don't want another speed dial clone.
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How to disable javascript modal popup ads

For many years I have blocked popup ads with AdBlock Plus. But it seems more and more these past couple months there is a "new" kind of popup overtaking the web. They are javascript based "modal" ...
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1answer
897 views

My computer freezes whenever I'm on the internet, why is that?

Recently, whenever I'm on the internet, my computer operates normally and then all of a sudden, it'll freeze, and then I'll have to restart it. Some days ago, I had to do that 10 times. Why is this ...
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433 views

Sites not loading but downloading working fine

The problem involves all three browsers I have installed on my system: Google Chrome 20.0.1130.1 (up to date) Mozilla Firefox 13.0 (up to date) Microsoft Internet Explorer 9.0.8112.16421 (up to ...
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1answer
124 views

Basics of how a virtual private network works?

My office laptop has a VPN client installed. At home, I start this client, choose one host out of given many hosts and connect using an RSA token. From this point onwards, my browser is able to access ...
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1answer
547 views

why IE works very slow? [closed]

When comparing IE with firefox or chrome loads very slow and some times non responsive why? because of the way its programmed while developing or is there any difference while connecting to servers ...
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1k views

Google Docs Slow on Firefox

When editing Google Docs in Firefox, it is slow to the point that the cursor does not keep up with what i'm typing. Troubleshooting: In Safe Mode, Google Docs works fine. In regular mode, disabling ...
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1answer
755 views

Connection to website interrupted/reset. Why?

When navigating to some websites (like victorsosea.com, citibank.co.in etc.) on Google Chrome, I get a message that the 'connection to www.site.com was interrupted'. If I try on Firefox, it says 'The ...
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2k views

Backtrack 5 R2 can't browse in firefox

I download and install backtrack 5R2 in virtual machine at network mode NAT. Than I start run backtrack and in Wicd network manager and it says that is connected to network, also can ping google ...
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A firefox addon to access blocked sites?

Well, I am having a really slow network connection (Wi-Fi) which often disconnects. If this was not enough, half of the sites of blocked with OpenDNS.com. Funny (and insane) thing is that they even ...
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104 views

How to see which ports Firefox is using in Mac OS X

Which ports is Firefox using in Mac OS X? I particular, which parts are being used for downloads, and what is the speed of traffic on each of these ports?
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Black screen when attempting to watch videos on cbs.com

As of about three weeks ago, I haven't been able to watch streaming videos from cbs.com. I don't remember making any changes to my system configuration around that time. When I try to load any ...
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1answer
424 views

How can I make the browser automatically do some operations (such as refresh the webpage every a few minutes)? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What is the easiest way to make your browser refresh a page every say, 5 seconds? How can I run a web page in task scheduler every day? Are there some ways to make the ...
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346 views

How to use two different Internet connections simultaneously in Windows 7? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicates: Can I use two internet connections simultaneously in Windows 7? Shareing two internet connections on my laptop running Windows XP I am running Windows 7. I created ...
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1answer
280 views

Chrome, Firefox and IE all blank pages

IE, Chrome and Firefox are, no matter what page I go to, coming up blank. No content whatsoever. If you view source in all three browsers it is blank. Yet, if you use Wireshark the appropriate ...
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1answer
124 views

All web browsers on PC crashing/refusing to render

So I'm running into problems surfing the web here. I've got Firefox 5, Google Chrome version 12.0.742.122 and Internet Explorer (I'm having trouble locating the version number in this version X_X), ...
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1answer
94 views

Prevent all scripts, images and file downloads on unsafe sites

Is there any way that I can disable all scripts, images, and file downloads on websites that Web of Trust marks as unsafe (according to my settings)? I am using Firefox 8 (64-bit) on Windows 7.
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1answer
935 views

What is role of proxy settings in Web Browser when accessing the Internet?

I use usb data card to connect to internet and use firefox to access internet. In Firefox -> Tools -> Options -> Advanced-> Network -> Connection -> Setting it says: Configure how firefox ...
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1answer
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good explanation on what `network.http.pipelining` and `network.http.proxy.pipelining` and `nglayout.initialpaint.delay` do?

regarding this link: http://forum.cheatengine.org/viewtopic.php?t=481870&sid=943fe94a18bf20daa2a7fd18e13b21a1 I find it dubious.. and anyway i was wondering if anyone could give a good ...
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1answer
658 views

Can too many websites open concurrently drain bandwidth

I have approximately anywhere between 80 - 100 tabs open at any given time. I do this because I have a lot of things to read, and often travel without having internet, so by using hibernate can often ...
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How come IE8 does not allow a port number at the end of a URL?

Typing "www.example.com" works fine in IE8, but when I enter "www.example.com:8000" it doesn't work (I know it works for some people). Port 8000 is necessary because I do a lot of web development ...
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1answer
522 views

Load SWF files from Cache permanently?

My question simply is how can I save My internet Browser cache(FireFox and Google Chrome) that I can reset this cache file any time explorer removes it? I asked this question because my Internet ...
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1answer
454 views

Page won't load, advice to update Adobe Flash Player doesn't help

My computer is a Hewlett-Packard Vista with a Firefox browser. I have been setting up with a company to work from home and when I was supposed to connect with my telephone system the page loaded a ...
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Addon that automatizes firefox browsing

I am looking for an addon that will makenbrowser actions automatized - for example it will fill one form with some data many times and in each iteration there will be an increment in one of form's ...
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3answers
76 views

Is there diminished security with having both non-encrypted and encrypted webpages open simultaneously?

Context: I typically have multiple tabs/instances of Firefox running at the same time; most of these are over plain unencrypted webpages. Often, however, I remember I need to purchase an item, or do ...
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Is it possible to hide the URL from the user for a page? [closed]

I wanted to make a page in which the user can't see the URL in his/her URL bar. Is that possible with a script? If yes, please provide the script.
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1answer
186 views

Certain sites not working in Firefox, working in IE

Totally weird thing happening on my PC after I came back from the Holiday shutdown. My homepage by default is google.com/ig but when it opens (in Firefox) the G-Mail panel does not display and ...
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How to find out what proxy settings firefox is actually using when auto configured? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to view Internet Explorer auto-detected proxy settings? My workplace LAN now needs me to configure Firefox with "Auto detect proxy settings for this network" to ...
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2answers
235 views

firefox - autocomplete feature

Internet Explorer has one feature called - AutoComplete. My query is what is the name of similar feature in Firefox? From where and how can we enable/disable the AutoComplete feature in Firefox?
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Why does Firefox think I am in Denver?

My work laptop was built in Colorado but I work in Illinois; When I use Google (paid ads) or MSNBC (local news) Firefox defaults me to Colorado news/ads. I find MSNBC especially strange since in IE ...
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235 views

Certain site loads very slowly - usually times out

Freelancer.com for me is loading very slowly, and all other sites load fine. This occurs in all browsers (FF, Chrome, IE) latest versions. When I access through http://anonymouse.org/ or Hidemyass ...
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1answer
43 views

Multiple “preferred” browsers - spawning certain browsers for certain 'regions' (XP)

I would like to be able to split my preferred browsers in Windows XP so that IE opens some sites (external), and Firefox opens all others (internal). Is there a way to do this in Windows XP?
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1answer
59 views

How to download this video

http://37signals.com.nyud.net:8080/images/svn_posts/photoshop_mockup.mov. it's a 30 mb video but when i start downloading it's finished under 1 mb every time. What is the problem ?
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201 views

Unable to access websites

Recently I have had some problems accessing websites. When I try to access them it says: This webpage is not available. I tried accessing the site through Firefox, Internet Explorer and Chrome. ...
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149 views

How to cancel forwarding to Firefox any URL inserted into address bar of Internet Explorer

Internet Explorer opens any URL in Firefox, even I put the URL in address path bar. How to cancel this behaviors?