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Editing HTML source code with Google Chrome

In Internet Explorer I can open a local .html file and edit it by selecting "Source" in the "View" menu," make a quick change, and then "Refresh" (reload) the web page. How can I do that with Google ...
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autocomplete and cache in Firefox

I am trying to understand if there is any difference between browser (in my case Firefox) cache and the place where 'autocomplete' data for an HTML form is stored in the browser. Unified storage for ...
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Sending MS Publisher Document (or PDF) as Body of Email

I'm helping a friend create a single-page email newsletter for their work and they have a great design in MS Publisher. Is there any way to insert this as the BODY of an email (not an attachment), ...
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How to convert HTML to PDF preserving visibility of content inside scrollable areas

Question When I convert HTML content to PDF using "Print Pages to PDF" plugin for firefox (scrollable area content are preserved however cannot see them) CutePDF Writer Missing content (No ...
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HTML From Text File

Why is it that copying 'view source' data from a webpage, putting it in a word document, and opening it back up in a webpage results in a text file instead of the actual html showing? For example, ...
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Filter HTML messages by content

I would like to filter the messages that contain some HTML content. I have tried to create a filter such as: body contains ViewSettings.jspa?name=marius.botis">Marius Botis I copied&pasted the ...
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Identify HTML file with Chrome 'Inspect element"

Does anyone know a way to identify specific HTML files when using 'Inspect Element' for Chrome? I can edit locally but unlike CSS there are no associated filenames with HTML editing.
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Copying Tables from a Website

I have difficulty making an Excel-readable file from a table on a Website. The problems very specific to my question are: I have to use IE 7 to access the site. Excel is installed in another ...
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How can I see the structure of a webpage inline?

How can I see a webpage's structure "inline" with the visual representation of the actual page, all at once? I'm trying to understand HTML layout better, but it's hard to get a feel for it, even ...
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Stop excel from converting copy-pasted number/text values to date

I'm copy-pasting some data from html table into excel. But excel automatically converts some text or number values to date! When I change the format, the number is perversed, the number is something ...
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Command line tool to query HTML elements (linux)

I am looking for a (linux) command line tool to parse HTML files and extract some elements, ideally with some XPath-like syntax. I have the following requirements: It must be able to parse arbitrary ...
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How to convert Corel Draw design into HTML design?

I have a Corel Draw .cdr file which has a full design of a web page. Is there any way to convert that design into HTML template?
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Extracting links from a numeric range of web pages

I would like to extract links from a numerical sequence of pages like this: http://example.com/page001.html http://example.com/page002.html http://example.com/page003.html ... ...
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Chrome extension to edit your own web pages' live html directly in-browser? [closed]

I'm curious. I recently changed the way I've been editing my websites for years (via FTP client), to dropbox-like syncing a version of the public_html folder on the PC to the one on the FTP, with ...
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how to see xml coding of SVG image created in inkscape?

I heard that SVG are made of xml and html but software like inkscape are used to create SVG images easily without worrying about Coding in Xml. Hence after creating a SVG image i want to view a xml ...
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correctly sizing PNG images in markdown with pandoc for html/pdf/docx

I am trying to use markdown with pandoc to convert a single document into html, pdf, and docx. It's an extremely simple document containing only math-less text and a few images. The images are in ...
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Custom color on underline text when email is sent from Outlook to gmail?

Is there a way to keep the color on the underlined text when an email is sent from Outlook to gmail? Links gets a blue/purple underline, and all other underlines are set to black. I really need to ...
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Run a shell script with an html button

I want to launch a bash script when a button is pressed on a website. This is my first attempt: <button type="button" onclick="/path/to/name.sh">Click Me!</button> But no luck. Any ...
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How to make a single static HTML webpage using twitter boostrap which can show different sections as per user click.

I am making simple website to host my profile. I used twitter bootstrap for layout. I have 4 sections (A,B,C,D) in my website. I am using four different html files (i.e A.html,B.html,C.html,D.html) ...
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Paste html into Excel 2010 without Excel parsing the html

I'm running a query on SQL. Typically I can easily copy and paste the results from the query into Excel and it preserves the columns, rows etc. However, in this case I'm selecting a bunch of emails ...
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How to save Word documents as HTML to be viewed in Firefox

I'm in need for saving a Word document as HTML. It has some background images, other images, texts, ... It opens correctly in Internet Explorer, but how can I save a word doc as HTML so that Firefox ...
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why is html (black) text on red or blue, displaying blurry on 60Hz 4K

I have done something that it should not be possible yet until HDMI 2.0, I have a 4K TV connected by HDMI to a video card (NVidia GeForce 750Ti), and the card says, I have 60Hz 4K. Works well, ...
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How do I remove a certain HTML code from a certain website?

There are some websites which refresh themselves in a very short period. I want to disable this behavior. The code that causes this problem is almost always following line: <meta ...
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How to save down currently displayed HTML page - Firefox?

I have a webpage that I need to save down. I load the page with AutoPager. But saving large pages loaded with AutoPager just won't work. (see my Q) What I see on the page would be perfect (in HTML, ...
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How to hide an html page in a very simple way? [closed]

Okay, I am new at creating html pages .... I remember there was such a very easy way to hide a html page without any script or encryption. I remember that you could add to the first something like ...
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Which software should I use to 'save' a website? [closed]

I want to take a few pages to be able to view offline I wanted some good free software that can save a website for me, allow me to view it offline, and also search the pages for text. Can anybody ...
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How can I ask Org to copy CSS into the header?

I have a file ~/org/default.css and I'd like to include it verbatim into the header of the exported HTML. How can I do this? (I tried the option HTML_INCLUDE_STYLE, but it seems to simply control ...
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How do I save a long GMail html ad as an image?

I would like to save an html ad for posting but posting it long form on a Google+, Tumblr, or Wordpress blog easily. I saw a very similar question to this here: How do I save an image of a really ...
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Notepad++ Webkit plugin - Multiple Html

Is it possible to have multiple html on one command? ex: FROM: content1 content2 content3 content4 highlight the list then click a "custom key" then the result should be <ul> ...
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Firefox Inspector: Scroll element into view? And highlight?

In the Firefox Inspector, is there a way to scroll an element into view, so that Firefox jumps immediately to the element? Rather than requiring that I find the element on the page. I think Firebug ...
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Convert Large HTML to DOC?

I am programmatically converting an existing HTML file that has been dynamically created to a MS Word document. I've ran into a situation where the MS Word Document object fails to process the HTML ...
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Is there a list of well used values for the “generator” meta tag?

Some sites, such as blogs running WordPress provide a meta tag called "generator". For example, on my WordPress blog, when I view the source code the following meta tag is added: <meta ...
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The Vim documentation illustrates a “wrong way” to add comments to HTML. What's wrong with it?

The "syntax.txt" chapter in the official Vim documentation says: HTML comments are rather special (see an HTML reference document for the details), and the syntax coloring scheme will highlight all ...
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Batch convert all html files in a directory into pdf files in windows?

I see one solution so far: http://www.htmldoc.org/ Are there any more out there which are suggested?
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was emailed some attachments, is this html/css with odt.file suspicious?

someone sent me this email, he said he wanted to submit articles to sites for the purpose of 'whitehat seo' i was helping him with his english so the articles would sound more coherent and be useful ...
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Portable Internet Explorer 10 application?

Is there a portable IE 10 version? Perhaps a portable package that runs virtualized. Currently I am running Win8 with IE 10 inside a VW, which eats up much more resources than I would like. I ...
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Horde Webmail HTML signature not displaing when I send a HTML message

Please help - I cant work this out! I have successfully created a HTML signature in Horde mail but when I click create new message the HTML signature does not display - How to i get it to display so ...
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Removing hyperlink underlines in Outlook 2010 signature only (not in the rest of the email)

I am having a strange problem with Outlook 2010, which unfortunately is necessary here. In a nutshell, Outlook is adding the blue hyperlink underlining on to my HTML signature, even though ...
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Is there a way to run an HTML file with default browser and a parameter?

I have an HMTL file that I would like to be opened with the user's default browser, followed by a parameter. For example, if your default browser was Google Chrome, it would open as: ...
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Access server via URL or web application

I have 2 queries listed below. 1) Is it possible to execute a command in server via a URL (HTML or JSP). examples: find hostname - http://123.456.789.1/hostname.(jsp or html) HOSTNAME ls -ltr - ...
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Is there a delete trigger called on deleting an html file?

How is it that when I delete the file, say Stack Overflow.htm, the folder Stack Overflow_files is automatically deleted along with it? And does this user have control over this? Strictly talking for ...
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Eclipse does not autocomplete both html and php tags in php file

I am using eclipse indigo. and i have installed WTP plugin. After i open php file in webcontent/ directory of my project it does not auto complete any php synatx and html tags too.. But html file ...
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Can JavaScript embedded in a web page access the URL parameters of the page request?

Can JavaScript embedded in a served HTML page access the page-request URL, including its parameters?
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How to copy image, get path back when pasting in file input?

I sometimes get ad-hoc bug reports from customers, which I need to transfer to our online bug tracker. Works fine for text, but pictures are tedious. I'm looking for a solution to copy-paste images ...
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Notepad++ auto complete HTML end tags after </ (like Dreamweaver does)

In Dreamweaver typing </ will automatically close the last open tag, so you don't have to type it all out, and it helps if you aren't sure if you closed one or not. Is there a plugin that dose this ...
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Share video stream across users

I have access to a machine with static IP. Is it possible to create a web page from which I can stream a video such that all viewers of the webpage are watching the same instance of the video? - That ...
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just wanna highlight some texts when use a browser to view local html

A lot of tutorials exist that can be downloaded from the Internet (with common file types: chm, pdf, html, etc.). I discovered a problem: I downloaded a Java SE tutorial in HTML format, I use Chrome ...
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Fail to save local html contenteditable file

I have an html file that is a skeleton file with the html tag declared as "html contenteditable" so that I can effectively use it as a notepad. My problem is that whenever I make a change to this html ...
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Make an IP forward to a directory on local machine

I would like to setup a forward, where I open my web browser, type in an address such as: http://helpdocs and it direct me to a folder on my computer with a HTML file in it, such as in a website. I ...
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How to change the default program used by Outlook 2010 for displaying the source of an email?

I installed a demo version of a text editor recently (Ultraedit) and it appears to have set itself up as the default viewer for the html source of messages (via right-click -> View Source). Now that ...