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Firefox search history via wild cards

In Firefox I can type part of an URL and Firefox provides a list from browse history. Now I'd like to use wildcards. Is it possible and if yes how? Example: Let's say I search for theme firefox on ...
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Disable navigation bar permanently

I'm looking for a way to start Firefox (I gonna use v38+ - Windows and Linux) loading a predefined URL and with its navigation bar disabled/hidden without any option to bring navigation bar back using ...
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How to tell if multiple sites contain a keyword

I have a list of 9k web addresses, and a couple of keywords. I would like to know if a webpage contains that word. Ideally, automated google search with some search operators would work great, for ...
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Most effective way to display the internet light-on-dark?

Due to some serious lapse of judgement, most of the internet, this site included >:(, is displayed as black-on-white ­­— which is the way that it makes sense to display printed text — instead of light-...
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can't access a web-site with HSTS in SeaMonkey

I'm having MitM, and some stupid websites like Hacker News which have managed to install an HSTS policy prior to MitM can no longer be accessed from SeaMonkey/Firefox. Without HSTS being installed, ...
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Makes downloads go to Word

Every time I try to download it goes to Word and will not open up up the file. I am using Firefox as my browser. I have gone to Options > Applications to make the correct changes.
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Webm big play button doesn't play the video

When I click the big play button that's in the center of a webm (see image) the video doesn't play. It just shows the animation of the big play button disappearing. I have to click the small play ...
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My firefox freeze when I access this site

http://www.redmondpie.com/ At least some page of it. It seems that the page never stop loading. Some plugin problem. I wonder if it happens on other people computer or is there something I should ...
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How to take a high quality screenshot of the whole page in firefox using GCLI?

I've been using Firefox's built-in GCLI to take screenshots of webpages, so that I don't have to use any third party tool. It is really simple to do, Hit Shift+F 12 Type screenshot filename.png , ...
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Firefox and updated website redirect

I have a website on remote IIS. the website was configured to redirect to another domain. I just visited the the website once with the previous redirection settings using Firefox and then I canceled ...
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All my browsers freezes or stop working

I'm using google-chrome, firefox and opera as browsers on my PC.The problem is that sometimes (or quite a lot of times) the browser freezes or stop working. For example chrome will tell me after a ...
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Firefox not accepting App Keyboard Shortcuts on Google docs, StackExchange sites etc.?

I used custom keyboard shortcuts via App Shortcuts in Keyboard preferences. Now Copy is mapped to Control+C and Paste to Control+V. It works well on other systems apps and Chrome On Firefox, the menu ...
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Start menu still uses Edge

I have Windows 10, and have grown used to pressing the windows key and typing a quick search. Usually it would use Firefox, my default browser. However, after I reinstalled Windows, it keeps trying to ...
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Enable NTLM SSO in Firefox via Group Policy

I would like to enable NTLM for a specific intranet site. For that I need to configure the following parameter: network.automatic-ntlm-auth.trusted-uris to add x.xyz.com How can I achieve this via ...
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List of things to mind when browsing through ssh socks proxy securely? [closed]

I'm using firefox with foxyproxy and I noticed that, if I'm not mistaken, foxyproxy will BY DEFAULT attempt to resolve all DNS locally, which of course to my great dismay, defeat the entire purpose of ...
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“google.load is not a function” in google analytics Acquisition overview

When I try to view Google Analytics Acquisitions in Mozilla Firefox I get an error: TypeError: google.load is not a function Due to this error, Acquisition statistics load forever. Usually google ...
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Firefox does not update itself via the help menu

When I click the 'Check for updates' button in the 'About Firefox' window, it simply gives me the 'Updates available at https://www.mozilla.org/firefox/' message below. I don't recall fiddling with ...
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Can't connect with TLS1.2/Client auth from IE/Chrome. Only works with Firefox

I have a client for which I'm developing an app. That app must connect to their server, which sits behind a NetScaler load balancer configured with TLS1.2 only and requires client certificate ...
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Firebug display of css

In the HTML > Computed tab of Firebug, I used to get the list of user-defined styles, with the different competing values set from different stylesheets, with the overruled ones stricken out. Now I ...
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Windows 7 Colors (PNG darker in browsers)

A few days ago I installed f.lux, and since then I've noticed that my PNG images look darker in Firefox. I've never encountered such a problem before. It doesn't work with it (f.lux) disabled either. ...
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Firefox search engine keyword reset

I use custom keywords to make a search on different search engines within my location bar. It works great. Except for one search plugin: sometimes, the keyword is simply reset, cleared. I have to set ...
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Install Firefox addon in chroot environment

My goal is to install some Firefox addon inside some chroot environment. I see 2 options here: either run firefox with X from within the chroot and install the addons or put all the files where they ...
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Copy paste a table from a webpage to Gmail

Edit: my original question was about IPython notebook (Jupyter), although I found that the same behaviour is with arbitrary tables from the web. I would like to be able to copy (Ctrl+C) and paste (...
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Smart searching in Google Chrome

I recently saw a person do a search on his web browser. He was searching on his company's website. If I wanted to do a search on his company's website, I would usually go to the company website, and ...
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Private browsing HTTPS page is redirected to HTTP

I am using Firefox 46.0.1. When I go to https://chriszarate.github.io/supergenpass/mobile/, everything behaves as I would expect. When I visit the same URL in a private tab, I am redirected to http:/...
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Proxy causing www.google.com to report as having an invalid security certificate

I tried to use google today (using google chrome), and when i search, it shows me the search page, but the top header says that im not signed in, although I am .. tried to sign in again, and same ...
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How do I create a Firefox add-on that prevents the top bar from coming down in fullscreen mode?

I am hoping to create a Firefox add-on that can keep the top bar from coming down when you put your mouse at the top of the screen in fullscreen mode. (I don't need a full-on kiosk app; I just need to ...
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Chrome ERR_SSL_PROTOCOL_ERROR on known working site

When I connect to https://www.feeguarantee.com, Chrome gives me an ERR_SSL_PROTOCOL_ERROR. Firefox gives SSL_ERROR_RX_RECORD_TOO_LONG. Edge gives some generic error. All other sites appear to ...
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Subuser Docker firefox image

I followed all the steps to create subuser given on subuser.org I am not able to create firefox image and not able to restrict the access to the Downloads folder as given in the video and ...
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Can't end process in Task Manager, no error messages

I searched for question similar to this, but they all mentioned error messages in Task Manager. I'm not getting any. I could no longer open a new instance of either Firefox or Chrome after exiting ...
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Firefox web-console reference manual available?

In Firefox 46, I was looking for the options available for: The best I can get is this page. I'm actually interested in the full reference of the Firefox console. The best incomplete reference I ...
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cannot read property, please check your java applet

I am following the following steps of a particular website to digitally sign a PDF from dongle and getting an error. I am wondering is it a browser based issue or website related issue. I have tested ...
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How to save downloaded files in folders resembling the original URL?

There are some extensions for customizing the download folder in Google Chrome, but all categorize based on domain or file extension. Is there a way to save downloaded files in the same order of the ...
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BSOD in Windows when sharing Firefox profile across partitions

I've a grub-run dual-boot (Ubuntu 16.04 & Windows 7) with a third, 25GB, NTFS partition shared between the two. I'm attempting to use the same Firefox profile with Ubuntu and Windows, located on ...
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Can I make Firefox display a file of known type (from a Subversion repository) as text?

When browsing a Subversion repository using Firefox and the http(s): URL, I want to take a quick look at text files in the browser itself. However, while Firefox displays unknown file types as text, ...
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Executing js function in browser returns “You must grant Permission to read preferences” error

I'm trying to run a .htm file in Firefox containing some Javascript code that's supposed to install some software on my work computer and it appears to be running into an error at this line: netscape....
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Run Firefox multiple times from different locations

I want to open 10 instances of Firefox (or another browser if not possible) with different proxies in each one of them. I have downloaded "Firefox Portable" and installed in a two different locations, ...
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Why firefox showing some strings instead of Facebook in windows 8

I am using Mozilla Firefox 46.0.1 in windows 8 64 bit machine. I was browsing Facebook well,but suddenly when i was trying to browse Facebook from Firefox, instead of Facebook window some strings are ...
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How can I save websites without images in Firefox, by default?

I would like to save websites as html, without any images, by default (instead of "website, complete"). I have already set permissions.default.image to 2, but that does not seem to affect it at all.
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How to use Apple Domain IP as Proxy

My ISP let me to browse at high speed (20 Mbps) under www.apple.com domain, even though I've reached my maximum quota. This because I subscribed to Apple Music, this is include services like Apps ...
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Unable to access google.com with FireFox Windows

I can ping google.com and it's dns servers but I just can't seem to open google.com/ncr on Windows 10 PC but I'm able to access it with Chrome (same PC) and also OSX's Firefox (same build) (macbook on ...
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How do I stop firefox from reloading on start?

I want firefox to only load a blank page when I start it, nothing else at all. That's why my homepage is about:blank. However it loads all the tabs I had up last time, and I can't work out how to make ...
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Can't load W3 page using IE, but Chrome and Firefox can

Does anyone know why IE can't load the page: https://www.w3.org/TR/xmldsig-core/xmldsig-core-schema.xsd or http://www.w3.org/TR/xmldsig-core/xmldsig-core-schema.xsd but Firefox and Chrome can? IE ...
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Google search results greyed out on Firefox

I logged in to my work computer today and came across this weird issue: It's worth noting that none of these websites were visited by me. I tried opening Firefox in Safe Mode but the issue ...
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How do I share an entire bookmarks folder between two firefox sync users?

I am trying to share a folder of bookmarks I use at work in firefox, so that this specific folder is available at home. I am using Firefox Sync to synchronise among diferent instances of firefox in ...
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Recover firefox blocked downloads after clearing downloads list

I used Firefox to downloaded a .rar file which is considered containing a virus or spyware. Blocked: May contain a virus or spyware I've checked the C:\Users\User\Downloads and I see the file ...
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How to get to the addons in Firefox via keyboard only?

To get to the addons on my Firefox's toolbar, I have to point and click on their icons to open their menus or dialog boxes I'm trying to find a keyboard-only way to get to them. I tried Tab-...
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Trying to prevent session timeout due to inactivity

I am a student and need to be logged into www.taskstream.com for long periods of time. But it automatically logs me out if I have been inactive for more than 90 minutes. How do I stop this from ...