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How do I search within all assets associated with a URL in Firefox or Chrome?

When one loads a URL in a browser, various supporting or referred assets are also loaded like stylesheets, .xml, .js, media files..etc, besides the base URL document. How do I perform a substring ...
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What is the Site “chrome://FirefoxAccounts (Firefox Accounts credentials)” under “Saved Logins” section in Firefox for ?

Created a user account in firefox and saved it , I saw these 2 entires in "Saved Login"? It's a bit creepy because I was trying to switch over to Firefox from Chrome.Why is it prefixed "chrome://" ...
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Disable smooth scrolling on Logitech M510?

I recently bought this at a nearby store and noticed that when scrolling slightly up or down, the page slowly moves over a longer period of time. The page will zoom in out if I press Ctrl when I want ...
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Backup FireFox's Session Manager storage

I use FireFox with Session Manager plugin. I'd like to use a tool to backup only its session files, not whole FireFox profile. These tools support shadow copy, so that a file can be backup even when ...
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CAPTCHA image varification fails for every site [closed]

Few days ago I attempted to create a 1freehosting account for my webhost, but I failed to do so as CAPTCHA image verification failed. I got annoyed and left it for a few days and came back again to ...
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Aptana Run Configuration Not Working with Firefox/Win10/Xampp

Windows 10, Aptana, Xampp environment. Confirmed Xampp server working. I have configured Aptana Run Configurations, but it doesn't seem to use the base URL. When I enter correct URL manually, it ...
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Creating shortcut for Firefox add-on options

I want to easily switch how Firefox works, using an Add-on feature either toggled on or off, based on which one of us is using a particular computer. Currently, to toggle that, we are having to do ...
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Create PDF (or other vector graphics) from Browser window

Often, I need a PDF rendering of a webpage that I have open in my browser. I get get an approximation using Print-to-PDF, but it does not look the same, mostly due to layout difference, e.g. ...
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How to disable Firefox 43's search/preview/magnifying glass feature? [duplicate]

Like most new Firefox features, the only thing I want to do with them is turn them off. Firefox 42 or 43 implemented this new search/preview/magnifying glass thing, and trying to search The Internets ...
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Iceweasel (on Debian) ignoring userChrome.css

I have installed IceWeasel on Debian What i'am trying to do is to hide the status popup on the left bottom corner: I created userChrome.css under /etc/iceweasel/profile/chrome/ and under ...
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Linux : Looking for a distribution or configuration to turn debian/Ubuntu to access only Firefox without accessing data on disk or OS

We have to give a laptop to some people and what we are looking for is that the OS should be secure like bootloader disabled, home-folder encrypted, TTY's disabled and when the OS is active, no access ...
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Can Firefox use the Windows Certificate Store

How can I get Firefox to use the Windows certificate store to look for client certificates? Use Case: Web Authentication with a client certificate that is stored in windows certificate stored and ...
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Can't install Firefox in Kali Linux

I'm unable to install Firefox in Kali Linux 2.0. Please guide me through this. I get this error message: gpg: "–keyserver" not a key ID: skipping gpg: "keyserver.ubuntu.com" not a key ID: skipping ...
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Where is the “Advanced” button relating to this Firefox security error?

https://blog.mozilla.org/security/2016/01/06/man-in-the-middle-interfering-with-increased-security/ How to tell if you’re affected If you can access this article in Firefox, you’re fine. If ...
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Re-enable squamous (zalgo) text in Firefox?

I have fond memories of 2009, with text bleeding into lines above and below. People continue to use those combining diacritics to this day, for dramatic effect, but I can no longer enjoy them. ...
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Proxy stack configuration for KDE and ZSH

I have the following stack: Ubuntu 14.04 ZSH KDE Firefox Chrome PyCharm/other GUI applications ssh/git/wget/curl/etc from terminal And I'm behind a proxy server, http:proxy.server.com. I set up ...
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How to copy images from websites that zoom the image when mousing over them?

Many sites like Aliexpress and other have a place where I can hover over to view the image. But I cannot seem to download the image. Is there any way to download this type of image in Firefox?
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Continuous refreshing of webpage [duplicate]

Today, I noticed that Chrome was acting strange. Every time I would migrate to a new webpage, or search for something via google, the page would refresh continuously. I disabled all extensions, ...
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“Copy link location” Keyboard shortcut in Win10?

Went through some old shortcuts I found in Google like ctrl+F7 or F10 but these didn't work... ctrl+C while on the link with the mouse also didn't work. Any shortcut works for you in Win10?
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How many bookmarks do I have total in Firefox?

I've just noticed that I have a lot of bookmarks and it's time to clean them up. However, I want to be able to record how many bookmarks I have before and after the cleanup, to judge how effective it ...
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Firefox: download all file types without prompt

I am trying to set the default behavior for downloading files in Firefox. Currently it opens a nasty dialog "open with or save", and i can tick a checkbox to perform selected action for this mimetype ...
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Setting an action to play a sound when a webpage updates in firefox

I do some work for a transcription website. When people upload their audio file, the page on the website where you find the transcription jobs gets updated, and a line of text will pop up saying, "New ...
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Disable delay on download dialog buttons

How to minimize the delay before opening download dialog and actually being able to hit ok button? It's useful if you know what you're doing, e.g. developing. Is there any way to do this?
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How do I hide firebug's bottom console from non-console tabs? E.g. hide console below HTML tab

This has been frustrating me for a while... When I right clicked a CSS rule in the Computed tab and then cliked "Use in Command Line", this opened up a special bottom console that has no close button ...
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How to disable auto “go to location” on paste in Firefox?

In Firefox pasting through middle click somewhere in the web page lets Firefox go there. I do not know, if this behaviour is really new, but in the course of the last few weeks it has become annoying, ...
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Where to see which Firefox version is running? (64-bit or 32-bit)

I downloaded Firefox version 43.0.4, 64-bit from their official site and installed it. Before this, I had the Firefox 32-bit version. My OS is Windows 10, 64-bit. I did not remove the 32-bit old ...
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Firefox - This Connection is Untrusted - Google

I'm not sure why, yet all of the sudden I'm getting this while trying to open www.google.com My system: [alexus@wcmisdlin02 Desktop]$ cat /etc/redhat-release CentOS Linux release 7.2.1511 (Core) ...
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Firefox loses web connection after a while

I have a misbehaving installation of Firefox that looses it's connection to the web after 15 - 30 mins of being open. The machine remains connected and other browsers continue to work flawlessly. ...
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How can I download large files from Google Drive?

I uploaded a file on Google Drive, which is 1.3 GB in size. Now when I try to download it through the browser (Firefox), it only downloads 1 GB, and then downloading fails. I tried to copy the ...
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Weird font issue in IE and Chorme, but not Firefox, on certain websites

A few sites look really bad when viewed in IE. Can anyone tell what's the cause for this? This specific website uses a font called "Helevetica (Neue)" which we don't have on our systems but why ...
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Enable GPU Acceleration in Google Chrome

Is it possible to use GPU acceleration when playing video in Google Chrome? I tried playing a 4K video in youtube using Google Chrome, and my laptop was quite laggy. I found out that my CPU usage ...
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Firefox 43 puts black spots on display

I upgraded my Firefox to version 43 and it keeps showing black squares on my display. This black squares keep showing even when I'm using other programs. but as soon as I close Firefox, they go away. ...
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How to track time spent waiting for webpages to load

I would like to track the amount of time I spend waiting for webpages to load in Firefox or Chrome(ium) in a given time period (1 day for example). I am NOT trying to optimize a single page or ...
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SEP warns against Google Chrome, Hangouts setup - untrusted warning (Symantec Enpoint protection)

I wanted to install Google Hangouts, but the .exe file apparently is new, see by less than 5 people and, thus, potentially harmful according to SEP - Symantec Endpoint Protection. I could ignore this ...
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Java JRE-8u66 installer does not start

I'm trying to install Java JRE update 66 (latest update) but when I click the installer nothing happens. The process is visible in the task manager but without any function. I have could install ...
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Win 7 Home Premium & Firefox & sqlite stall system by handling of HDD or SSD after some time. What to do? NT Kernel & System up to 25/26% cpu usage

The answer in short to spare you any misleading in this case: It's three known bugs: In sqlite, and/or in Firefox's handling of sqlite, and in the operating system Win 7. (Win 7 shouldn't ...
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Is it normal for Firefox to connect to yandex.ru when the default search engine is Google? [duplicate]

I'm using Firefox 43.0.3. Today, as I typed a search phrase in my address bar, I noticed (in the lower left corner of the application window), Looking up yandex.ru.... This got me concerned; I checked ...
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How to mute tabs with specific websites on Firefox automatically?

Could it be possible to automatically mute all tabs by default, or all other websites except youtube for example? There are way too many websites these days which autoplays videos or music with high ...
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How to find a stored website password when the browser shows no password was saved?

My friend came today with strange issue. He forgot his Facebook password. He can still log in to Facebook because the password is stored in the computer. I told him to look in the browser because he ...
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A way to stop websites from detecting that you're using an adblocker

Many sites are detecting that we're using an adblocker and making our browsing experience worst by either not displaying the content that we want to see or show us even more ads that the adblocker ...
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Where does Firefox store a file downloaded via “open with”

By mistake I chose the option of "open with" instead of "save file" downloading a somewhat large file (around 3GB, but my max download speed is 350KB/s..). However, I didn't do any action when the ...
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“Java is unavailable” in Firefox 32 bits

I'm trying to connect to a VPN using SSL Network Extender, and am getting Java is unavailable error.This occurs in 32 bits Java on 32 bits Firefox in Windows 7 (64 bits). Since both browser and Java ...
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Keyboard shortcut for “parent directory” in Firefox or Chrome?

I have recently transitioned from various mouse gesture browser extensions to a desktop-based mouse gesture utility (Easystroke on Linux; the Windows equivalent would be StrokeIt - I think). The only ...
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How to make Firefox install langpack in its installation directory

I want to configure a portable version of Firefox so that if I run it from another computer it will already have multi-language configuration setup (e.g. English + German); that way I won't have to ...
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Firefox Make a noise or do not scroll when using the find bar

I don't remember when (pr what versions) the Firefox behavior changed, but I believe that there used to be a sound played when searching for a term and you reached the end of the page (either top or ...
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How to disable Kaspersky Internet Security Plugins for Firefox

Kaspersky Internet Security automatically installs Plugins/Addons for Firefox. If you try disabling those, they will automatically get re-enabled on the next start of Firefox. Not even Safe mode ...
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Firefox adblock plus. How to remove element instead hiding it?

So I have this rule www.foobar.com##div.annotation It hides the div great. But how do I remove <div>? The element is an annoying annotation cookie/whatever on top with CSS attribute ...
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Some Unicode Symbols cannot be shown in IE, Firefox or Chrome with Windows 7

My 64-bit PC running Windows 7 Home Premium version has installed 3 major browsers, IE 11.0.9600.17914 (64-bit), Firefox (just updated to 43.0.3) and Chrome 47.0.2526.106 (64-bit). But all of them are ...
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Certain sites won't load completely

So I'm on a laptop running Win 7 and I noticed that certain sites won't load completely on my machine. What I have tried so far - Load those sites on other machines on the same network - They load ...
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How can I get Mozilla FireFox onto my rasberrypi?

I have tried $sudo apt-get install FireFox and $sudo apt-get install MozillaFireFox and neither work. I have found an alternate "IceWeasle" but would like to actually have firefox. When I try to use ...