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How to configure chrome and firefox to open Gmail when user clicks on an HTML mailto:joe@doe.com

I would like to know whether it is possible to configure Chrome and Firefox to open Gmail when the user clicks on an HTML <a href="mailto:joe@doe.com">click to send me e-mail</a>. ...
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What is the Purpose of these ETILQS files and can I delete them?

I have noticed that as of late, firefox (on my Vista machine) is creating a lot of etilqs files in my C:\Windows\Temp directory. Generally (as I understand it) these are supposed to be small ...
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How can I remove the ads by browser shop virus? [duplicate]

I've tried what everyone says to do, like removing the programs and resetting ALL my browsers and reinstalling chrome and firefox, and I've run scans with malwarebytes, adwcleaner, hitman, basically ...
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Using the Firefox addon “Modify Headers” to change Referrer

Hey there, I want to quickly and easily change my referrer to test something... In the past I know there was nifty little Proxy programs that allowed you to enter whatever you wanted as your HTTP ...
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Cannot enable Java in Safari (or any other browser) in OS X

I have the following running on my Mac: OSX Yosemite (10.10.2) Java version 8 update 31 Safari 8.0.4 I am unable to run any Java applet on Safari. I have added multiple sites to the exception ...
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Why would my computer suddenly refuse to open one particular website?

I've had this happen once before recently on a different site, and I don't know what I did to fix it. Now my computer will not open any page on stackoverflow.com. When I try, I get the error message: ...
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How to Download Youtube Videos into different segments

I am aware of tons of Firefox Addons that enable downloading of Youtube videos. However, I am in a situation where my net connection frequently breaks and the download process is reset. I plan to ...
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I can't play MP3 files directly on Firefox

I have a laptop with Windows 7 Home Premium installed, which I had to reinstall recently due to hard drive problems. Before that I had no problems using the native Firefox MP3 player to play audio ...
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Firefox 36 doesn't play mp3s on our site after update

since FF36 on windows, the mp3s on one of our websites don't play anymore. They worked fine in previous version of Firefox ... they still play on all other major browsers, and even FF36 for Mac, but ...
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.ics attachment in gmail.com not saved [migrated]

My problem is that .ics attachments from E-Mails, which I open in GMail.com, are not saved in Google Calendar, although I press "Safe". More specifically, the appointment is saved but disappears on ...
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Disabled Enter key in save image dialog sometimes in firefox

When I select Save Image As ... from Right Click context menu, Save Image window dialog shows. After I type my 'File Name' I press Enter to save it. Suddenly (sometimes) I see that nothing happen, ...
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How can I reload just one loaded image in firefox

I need to reload an image that comes in a page. That image is loaded and by Right Click I have just view image option. Is there any way that I can have an option in context menu of image files in ...
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How to make CTRL+P in Gmail automatically use the print-friendly version [migrated]

I do support for an older relative that uses Gmail extensively. No matter how often I point out the print-friendly icon, he always forgets about it. I need a way to make the CTRL+P shortcut use the ...
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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 ...
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Firefox 36 display problems after using Remote Desktop

I accessed my computer via Remote Desktop and when I used it locally again, my Firefox has some issues. The Minimize and Maximize and Close buttons cannot be used, when I click on them, the ...
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Why do images from some Tumblr pages not load, but using wget on them works?

Helping a friend out with their Internet connection because “some pages won’t load”, I noticed that the problem was that the images of certain blogs' image posts weren’t loading on the browser. I ...
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Firefox userChrome.css window focus

Is there a CSS selector I can use to change the text color of Firefox when the window loses focus? I've tried: window:focus { color: #aaa; } window[focus] { color: #aaa; } Or am I stuck using ...
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vmWare Workstation no https

I've setup a new VM running CentOS 7. My connection is currently Bridged (though I had the same problem with NAT). I'm able to connect to the internet through the host connection (just a Windows 7 ...
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Setting Outlook Web Access as default mail client in Firefox

The company that I work for is nice enough to let me use Linux for work, but they use Outlook. I've been using Outlook Web Access (OWA) as my mail client, which is more or less acceptable. The only ...
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How to totally mute Firefox on OS X?

I sometimes listen to music while working/browsing, and the music is mastered with relatively low average loudness (high dynamic range), so any sound from webpage is like explosion. And there are 2 ...
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Why does Firefox create inbound firewall rules?

We were poking around in the Windows 8.1 Advanced Firewall interface and we are noticing that there are two Inbound program rules created for C:\Program Files (x86)\Mozilla Firefox\firefox.exe Private ...
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When uploading a photo to imgur, Firefox crases

When I upload a photo, I prefer imgur. Because my archive is in there. So this is the problem, if I open any other tab except imgur, like facebook or youtube, the firefox crashing down. Why it is ...
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Make Firefox automatically set zoom level for new webpages

When Firefox goes to a new webpage I don't want it at 100% zoom but at a different percentage that I specify, and I want it to always use this zoom for all pages that it goes to. How can I do that?
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How to get the XPath of an element from Firefox inspector?

Is it possible to get the XPath of an element with the Firefox "inspect element" function (Q)? The Chrome inspector can do this, but if I use the "Copy Unique Selector" option with Firefox's ...
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Is there a way to export Stylebot styles to Stylish format in Chrome?

The whole story is this: I hate Chrome's white background and when I open a new tab or click on a link, the screen goes white, burning my eyes up. Stylebot extension doesn't seem to be allowed to ...
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Use Firefox to open an external program and pass the URL as a parameter, ie click to stream with MPC

I'm looking for an add-on or another way to have Firefox (or Chrome or anything else really) open an external program when clicking on certain links and send the URL I clicked to that program. I know ...
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Firefox - Saving Images, Change Default Behavior When Already Exists

I found a similar question on this site, but it wasn't exactly a match and no one solved it. I save and organize many pictures, everyday. Most of them come in sets. So I name the first picture ...
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Google on Mac is Dysfunctional

I recently got broadband service at my apartment and I am having the weirdest thing, google doesn't work on my mac. I won't go into all of it, unless asked, but for example if I do a google search ...
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Hide all images on a page in Firefox (plain text only)

Can I hide all images displayed on a page in Firefox? I want to view the page in plain text only (with no images). Is there any Firefox add-on for this?
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how to inspect the footer of a website with Firefox GCLI plugin?

How do I use GCLI to view the footer for a wordpress blog? Typically, the footer isn't viewable because as you scroll down, older items are loaded to the page. While not infinite, for practical ...
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Extension to load a specific webpage after idle time

So I will have a demo computer set up running a specific site for users to interact with. I would like it set up so that somebody can come use it, and then walk away, and the browser will ...
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Is there a way to locally include Adobe Flash with Mozilla Firefox, Portable Edition?

Is there any way to locally include Adobe Flash with my Mozilla Firefox, Portable Edition? I'm using the one from portableapps.com I need to do this so I can use my browser in another computer ...
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Bookmarklet to take current url as a parameter to other URL

I want to make a bookmarklet that takes a string from current URL of the browser and passes it as parameter of my specific URL and reload this new URL in browser. The string required is after "=" sign ...
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Firefox links opening window and not web page

I upgraded to Fedora 21. Ever since, whatever programs I use that rely on the default browser opening will open Firefox on the start page, and not the link. I managed to fix this in Pidgin by ...
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Ctrl + Click on a Firefox tab places a * on it. What does this signify?

When I do Ctrl + Click on a Firefox tab, the display in the tab includes an asterisk (*) before the page name. What does this signify? Does this have any special significance?
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How to pause TTS in Mac Safari when not using full VoiceOver mode?

I normally use OS X in visual mode, with just the cursor and fonts a bit bigger. But when reading long web pages I do like the Text-To-Speech feature. You highlight some text and then a hot-key ...
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Firefox command line arguments

Where can I find a reference document with all Firefox command line arguments? I would like to know if there is any equivalent of Chrome --incognito, --new-window, --allow-file-access-from-files and ...
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IIS Express fails binding to IP

I'm having trouble viewing my in-development websites on some remote devices like iPad, Nexus phone, etc. I'm using IIS Express. I've set up the bindings this way: <site name="WebApplication1" ...
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How to configure firefox built-in pdf viewer

I want to configure my pdf.js in Firefox. Specifically, I want to set the default zoom from auto to something else, say 150%. I found a pdfjs.database in about:config, which has a "zoom":"auto" in ...
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Thunderbird write window not in focus [duplicate]

I'm running Thunderbird 24.3 on Debian 7 and sometimes when I click on 'Write' and it opens up a new window it's not in focus and my keystrokes are sent to the main Thunderbird screen not the new ...
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How can I uninstall an incompatible addon in Firefox?

There are two incompatible addons in my addons list that the Uninstall button is disabled for. They were working well in Firefox 3.5, but upon installing Firefox 3.6 they became incompatible. The ...
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Redirect web traffic (SOCKS proxy) for a specific domain

I have YouTube blocked at my work because reasons. I’m a scientist and I need YouTube because most of the conferences and talks that I’d like to see are available there. Yes, I actually need YouTube, ...
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Firefox moves to monitor with mouse when activated? (e.g alt-tab)

On Linux, (Fedora 21), when I activate firefox through alt-tab, it tends to move the window to the monitor that the mouse is on. This is somewhat annoying because I actually use firefox mostly via ...
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How can I backup the list of languages I have set and ordered in Firefox?

Background While I was testing an error in a web service I was using, I noticed that it did not work in a single language when no others were specified as 'backups' or 'fallbacks'. Before going to ...
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Firefox, how to focus on tab content when focus is on search/addressbar?

I'm very key-board savy, as such I like to do most things with the keyboard. I often use Ctrl+l or Ctrl+k to focus on address bar/ search bar. But then sometimes I want to switch back and focus on ...
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Why is https//www.google.com/ getting redirected to http://www.https.com/www.google.com

Every https domain name when entered without ":" is getting redirected to www.https.com. Why? Try this https//www.stackoverflow.com/ https//www.facebook.com https//www.google.com PS: www.https.com ...
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Greasemonkey script (or Firefox extension) to stop sites from disabling copy-paste?

Is there a GreaseMonkey script to disable the JavaScript-disabling of copy-paste in Firefox (3.0)? Or should I just run NoScript or some other extension on any site that attempts this (other things ...
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How to make the Firefox's message “… is now fullscreen” less obtrusive?

Illustration of the problem When a web page in Firefox switches to full-screen then even though the website is allowed to switch to full-screen automatically (Tools > Page Info > Permissions > Enter ...
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AdblockPlus rule to allow everything within a specific IFrame

I'm playing a browsergame where you can earn ingame-premium-currency by watching various ads/movies/special offers/etc. My Firefox Addon Adblock Plus is doing a pretty good job in blocking all those ...
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How to force Chrome to reload proxy configuration file?

I frequently move my laptop (OSX) between different wifi areas, but my home base has an ethernet connection and relies on my organisation's proxy.pac file. When reconnecting after a stint on the road, ...