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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 ...
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Windows Browser to Open Files Having Linux Path Names

I have several Linux machines and one Windows 7 machine. I sync my Firefox bookmarks between all machines by syncing the "places.sqlite" file among all platforms. On the Linux machines, I have a ...
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How to configure BurpSuite on Windows 8(Firefox) with Internet still running?

I want to configure and install BurpSuite on Windows 8. I downloaded the latest version from their Website . I installed it, then i configured firefox - (see this) https://www.dropbox.com/s/...
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How to bookmark a favorite without loading the page first? (Internet Explorer, Firefox)

I need to add a bookmark to IE but when I go to the site, it redirects to another page. I don't want to bookmark that page. I want to bookmark the original page before it redirects. How do I do this ...
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Can I retrieve Firefox localStorage data for a URL that no longer exists?

Kind of a weird question, but here's the basic situation. A while back I wrote a basic little todo app for use by some coworkers on an internal corporate network, and I was hosting it on a shared ...
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Why is firefox private window sending a cookie?

I was tracing with wireshark and started a private window with firefox. I am wondering why there is a cookie being sent in the GET request as so GET http://www.colorado.edu/ HTTP/1.1 Host: www....
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Unable to open a 2nd Firefox window

For the last couple of days I have been unable to open a 2nd window without closing the one open. I click the Firefox icon that usually opens a list of options containing .. Open new window, Open ...
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Chrome Data Compression Proxy on Android

I saw a post detailing how to build a Firefox add-on for desktop which allowed it to route traffic through Chrome's Data Compression proxy, but I was wondering if anyone could do something similar ...
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how to create a bookmark file with multiple javascript bookmarklets

I have created a bunch of javascript bookmarklets and would like to import them all en masse into Firefox. I considered creating a Netscape formatted bookmarks.htm file but all of my javascript ...
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Windows 7 frozen after opening the first web URL on StackExchange

This scenario: reboot do anything I want, including using Firefox open first URL on SE by any means (shortcut, link, history). When the first StackExchange HTML page is opened using Firefox: FF ...
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Network Console doesn't show audio file loading, ever on localhost

My web page has a bunch of HTML elements on it that look like <audio> <source src="/audio/blah.mp3" type="audio/mpeg"> </audio> The URL is http:// not file://, ..... aha, I ...
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Flash disable it self automatically on Firefox

I'm on Windows 8.1, 64. Firefox ver. 46 and Shockwave Flash 21.0 r0 I don't understand why is this happens... I tried to re-install it, but it happens over and over. I go to the add-ons section and ...
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Toggle images in Firefox on a per-tab basis?

Is there any way in Firefox to enable/disable loading of images (and ideally also scripts) per tab, and have links opened in new tabs inherit the setting? It seems like it should be simple, but all I ...
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How can I enable Java in Firefox 46 for selected sites? (May 2016)

I want to run Java code in Firefox for certain websites. I run the 32-bit FireFox 46 under Windows 7-64 (admin account). I have the latest 32-bits Java 8 update 91 installed, the Java control panel ...
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DNSUnlocker ads in Firefox

I'm getting bombarded with ads in my browser "Brought to you by DNSUnlocker". This seems to only be effecting one site, and only in Firefox. The site however is a local development version of a site ...
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Stop Firefox 46.0 on Mac from resetting start page to Firefox start page

After I upgraded to FireFox 45.0.2 it started resetting my homepage every time I restart FireFox. I have researched this and cannot find a user.js file on my system.
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How do I find the cause of this virus (website opens 20+ windows) [duplicate]

A friend computer has some sort of virus. At least one site (non https) the browser (firefox) tries to open 20+ popup windows. Firefox doesn't open them but occasionally one gets by or the url changes....
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Set Firefox scrollbar behavour to advance a single screen per click?

In Chromium (Version 49.0.2623.108 Ubuntu 16.04) when I click on the scrollbar it advances down one screen. In Firefox (Mozilla Firefox 46.0) it advances to the point the on the scrollbar where I ...
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change download folder based on website from which I download [closed]

Is it possible to change Downloads folder in Google Chrome (or any other browser) on the fly, based on the website from which I download? Example: I start downloading on facebook.com and it downloads ...
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How to make “Permanently store this exception” checkbox active?

I'm trying to connect to a website which uses a self-signed certificate. Firefox tells me that my connection is not secure and on clicking Advanced button I can find Add Exception... button, clicking ...
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Adware plague in the apartment [duplicate]

Several computers in my apartment have all come down with this odd adware outbreak! A window on the right side of the screen pops up called "around the web" and has three ads listed. If I browse ...