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Can't convert .p12 to .pem with openSSL

After running this: openssl pkcs12 -in path.p12 -out newfile.crt.pem -clcerts -nokeys I get prompted with the option descriptions. After running this openssl pkcs12 -in path.p12 -out ...
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Firefox: Open new tab from popup window (On mac)

Sometimes on a Mac, in a popup window, I want to open a new tab. This is handy, because this makes the popup a tabbed window, which I can drag onto my main window and use it as a regular tab. Until ...
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Firefox: make “file://path/to/a/directory/” open Windows Explorer

Is there a way to make FireFox open a Windows Explorer view of the directory when clicking a hyperlink with a href that begins with file:// and specifically points to a directory, not a file (perhaps ...
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Firefox import PEM certificate chain fails

I am trying to import a cert chain into Firefox 31.3 ESR. The origin chain is a p7b file which I have converted with OpenSSL to PEM format. curl happily accepts that chain and establishes the ...
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Why does clearing cookies fix a 408?

I am running firefox out of a debian vm, and get a lot of 408s back. Googling has told me that clearing cookies would fix that problem, and it does, but only until those cookies get set again. Does ...
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Browsing cached pages with no internet connection [duplicate]

Back in the early days of the Internet, when 56K modems were considered state-of-the-art, when the modem was disconnected I could still freely browse the pages that I recently visited because they ...
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Completely Disable onKeyDown/onKeyUp events in FireFox

I am using Firefox 34.0.5. I am sick and tired of websites defining their own key bindings that override the defaults in FireFox - its a craps shoot as to if a particular key binding will work or ...
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force desktop firefox to reflow text/content?

Due to poor eyesight I usually zoom-in pages to a huge amount. Due to multi-tasking I usually snap desktop FireFox to one side of the screen, and something else to the other side (win7 onwards ...
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Error code: ERR_NAME_RESOLUTION_FAILED

I get the error code: ERR_NAME_RESOLUTION_FAILED whenever I try to go to http://reddit.com on my computer. So far I have tried: setting my static DNS server to 8.8.8.8 and 8.8.4.4. executing netsh ...
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Chrome, Firefox, and the mistery cache

I am developing a website. It's just few lines of html. No phg, nothing fancy, very simple. When I upload my file (Core ftp), the updates don't show on Chrome. I hard reloaded it 1000 times. F5, Ctrl ...
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AwesomeWM resizing firefox

I am a begginer to AwesomeWM and can't figure out how to resize my firefox window. I can resize terminal windows with Mod4 + H/L but no matter what I do, firefox and my PDF reader are stuck running in ...
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Scroll-wheel TOGGLES to “zoom” on desktop and chrome

Sometimes my mouse decides to toggle scroll-is-now-zoom mode. I then need to restart the machine. It's happened around 3-6 times in the last couple of months. Affected areas: Desktop (zooming ...
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Flash using too much ram in firefox

As far as I know I have the latest version of flash (I updated a couple days ago). For at least the last month I have noticed flash using far too much ram (between 200 and 500 MB). I notice it because ...
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When using a proxy in Mozilla Firefox, how do “Auto-detect proxy settings for this network” and “Use system proxy settings” work behind the scenes?

How can I see what the proxy Firefox actually uses when I check either of these two options? Does it take it from Internet Explorer? Are they taken from/stored somewhere in the registry?
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Visiting a webserver behind a NAT that has a IPv6 ICP IP address

I set up a webserver behind my xfinity WiFi router/modem. Behind the router, I have 10.0.0.X addresses. My public ISP IP address is an IPv6 address. When I login to the router/modem and set up port ...
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How can I selectively disable paste blockers

As more and more websites add paste blocking code of one type or another to e-mail and password fields and more people use password managers, the two are increasingly coming into conflict. While ...
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Block pages opened from JavaScript

Some websites open pages in a new browser window automatically, thanks to JavaScript. For example, when clicking at a play button, the video starts and another page gets opened in a new window. AFAIK, ...
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Firefox: Is it possible to change the number of recently used bookmark folders?

Is it possible to increase the number of recently used folders when creating/editing a bookmark (yellow highlighted area) in Firefox ~34? I've tried searching the internet searching the configs ...
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How does Netflix know my password?

Whenever I go to the Netflix main page in Firefox, I'm automatically logged in. However, when I open up Firefox's list of saved passwords, I notice that Netflix is not among the sites Firefox is ...
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Why can I not view sites when I click on their links in google search?

I'm having problems with google search link redirects. For example, if I copy paste a link into my address bar, I'm fine. But if I were to click on that link in a google search, I get that the ...
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How to Diagnose Firefox DNS Issues

I'm currently running Firefox 34.0 and Chrome 39.0 on Ubuntu 14.04. Firefox is presenting with extremely slow DNS look-ups that aren't occurring in Chrome. In order to repro, I've shut down both ...
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Search color in specified area with AutoHotKey

I'm trying to make an AHK script and I need help with these points: Search on color within specified Area Auto click on specified color when detected on specified area Target a window in the ...
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Text instead of images

Go to the following page, Yahoo Answers There's a screenshot of the problem by the question owner. When I click on the image to see it, , a window with so many characters and which don't make any ...
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Strange issue with Google

I have installed Ubuntu on my laptop. Now I have dual boot Windows 8.1 and Ubuntu 14.10 both of them are x64 bits. I have two problems: The first one is the I can't connect to their server from the ...
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Large file download causing Chrome and Firefox to crash

I've been trying to download a file of 1.2GB(and my C: drive has over 400 free GB), and the same thing happens on both Chrome and Firefox(Haven't tried IE), on two different wifi networks I've tried ...
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Issue with google display and results, on all browsers

I have a 3-yr old desktop with a new SSD and a fresh copy of Windows 8.1. Googling is producing some subtly strange results which are consistent across different browsers. On other computers (which ...
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Checking firefox version using cmd and gives error

On checking the version of firefox using firefox -v, I get the following error. (process:12746): GLib-CRITICAL **: g_slice_set_config: assertion 'sys_page_size == 0' failed Mozilla Firefox 31.0 I ...
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How to enable specific extensions in Firefox private mode?

I'm planning to use time tracking plugins for my time spent on the web and would like the private browsing sessions to be counted in. In Chrome you can separately enable specific plugins in ...
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Firefox 34 can't visit certain sites

Got an unusual problem: I have a new lubuntu machine that can only visit certain websites with firefox 34. Can't visit google.com/ncr, can't visit jetbrains.com (I want to get a couple of IDEs), can't ...
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How to disable the new one-click search bar interface in Mozilla Firefox?

My main Ubuntu desktop received an update of Firefox with the new one-click search interface a few weeks ago. I gave it a try, but I still cannot get used to the current implementation. I previously ...
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OpenH264 won't work properly on Waterfox, what am I missing?

All the boxes on https://www.youtube.com/html5 appear to be ticked and yet mp4 youtube videos fail to load. The changes I have made so far to about:config I shall list here: ...
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How to manage volume of flash player applications on websites with Firefox?

There is some nasty video viewer that has volume around 10000% higher than normally, so visiting those webpages is very nasty experience to my delicate ears, especially when those videos start ...
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How to find out direct URL address of a file?

For example here: http://www.nova-institut.de/bio/index.php?tpl=shoplist&id=&aid=&lng=en when you see »Free Download« or here: http://faostat3.fao.org/browse/F/*/E, you cannot get direct ...
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Downloading a Video Clip referenced by a .swf file

I bring up web page: https://www.facebook.com/video.php?v=10152432831365653&set=vb.618775652&type=2&theater This web page has a 'window' for playing a video clip. Using Firefox menu entry ...
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Why does CTRL-click not open some links in a new tab?

Sometimes while browsing, I'll ctrl-click a link to open it in a new tab. However, instead of opening in a new tab, it gets clicked and browsed to in the current tab as if I had clicked it normally ...
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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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I think javascript is turned off in my Firefox and I can't turn it back on

I usually go to tools > options > content. There used to be a checkbox - "Enable javascript there". The checkbox is no longer there. I am using version 34 of Firefox. If I go to 9gag.com anything ...
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Search engine short-cut missing in Firefox 34

In the past version of Firefox you could define short-cuts for search engines. (by clicking on the black small arrow/triangle) and then "Manage Search Engines" - then you could define short-cuts) ...
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Prevent firefox from converting characters to percentage format in address bar

I sometimes use archive.org to find the contents that are no longer available in their addresses. I've bookmarked the http://web.archive.org/web/*/%s and use a keyword to search faster. (see this) ...
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Firefox “Untrusted Connection” warnings when visiting reputable HTTPS sites when using child's account

When using Firefox on Windows, I see an "Untrusted Connection" warning when visiting any HTTPS site, including very reputable ones such as https://www.google.com and https://search.yahoo.com. The ...
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Google search not showing his full content [closed]

My problem is that when I search something on google, it shows a page without the usual functions the page has. And only two search options are show: web and image. Here's a image of the problem: ...
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Firefox 407 proxy authentication

I go through a proxy at work. I can access sites, however in the process firefox is reporting numerous 407 errors. I receive the following pattern for numerous resources per request, but not ALL ...
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Keyboard Shortcut to activate/focus website's search box

Most websites have some kind of built-in search box. I'm wondering if any browser has a keyboard shortcut that will automatically take me to the website's own search box. I think that firefox ...
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How to set firefox search back to google

The latest version of firefox now has Yahoo as it's search instead of Google. I don't like this, I want to change it back to Google - how? I have already tried setting the keyword.URL in about:config ...
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Internet Explorer opens when I double-click firefox.exe or chrome.exe

I've been experiencing a problem for quite some time from now. I use Windows 7 and I cannot open Google Chrome or Firefox. When I click on the .EXE it opens Internet Explorer instead of Google ...
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How to turn the user agent into a secure_user_agent?

I am using FireFox 34.0.5 and trying to change my user agent. As far as I am aware, an user agent is, somehow, a software acting on your behalf. For example, I am using FireFox now, hence my user ...
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Saving Firefox (or other applications) windows to open up verbatim on next reboot [duplicate]

On Windows 7 Home Premium, I sometimes need to reboot my system, but I don't want to lose the URLs in the various Firefox open windows and tabs. Basically, I would like to save the layout of the ...
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Firefox : Import bookmarks from one firefox browser to another in different laptop

I have two laptops on which firefox is installed. I want to merge the bookmarks. How can I achieve this ? Thanks in advance.
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Change firefox menu color using userChrome..css

From my previous question, I have following content in my userChrome.css: menubar, toolbar, nav-bar, #TabsToolbar > *{ background-color: rgb(102,66,60) !important; } This changes the color of ...
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Firefox: H.264 Video Support

I have Firefox 34 and OpenH264 Video Codec provided by Cisco Systems v1.1 addon installed and enabled. The problem is that Firefox can not play H.264 video. I used this page for testing and here is ...