HTTP (Hypertext Transfer Protocol) is the protocol most commonly used to transfer information around the World Wide Web.

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How to stop Windows 10 intercepting hyperlinks to the Windows Store?

In Windows 10 when you click certain links to microsoft.com/en-US/store (like this one) in Chrome or any other browser, the "Store" app opens. Has anyone figured out a way to disable this ...
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Readable HTTPS request and response using Charles Proxy

I am using Charles proxy to see the HTTP request generated through android application. However HTTPS request gets logged in encrypted format. Is there a way to see HTTPS request & response ...
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Port Forwarding for 2 HTTP Servers (one of them is on VM)

I have a Dynamic DNS from noip.com and I have installed their client on my home server. I have also installed WAMPServer to use as an HTTP server (for testing purposes only as I'm a web developer) ...
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Not able to GET resource using openssl s_client

I tried following command openssl s_client -connect google.com:443 and was able to connect with google.com over SSL. But when I tried to get some resource using GET /?q=cats HTTP/1.1 <enter> ...
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Chrome spending a lot of time stalled

This happens sporadically when requesting a page. I haven't seen it occur while loading other items within a page. So it seems to be isolated to making a new request or refreshing the current page. ...
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new relic synthetics strange http response codes -7,-20, -9999

Looking at the synthetics page of the new relic monitoring tool we have in place, I'm seeing unfamiliar http status codes in the http response codes panel, for example -7, -20 and -9999 Is this ...
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Simple HTTP Server Access via Public IP

I have a simple C# console server application running in my laptop. I'm able to access the web server locally from all the other laptops and computers connected to the same router, but when I try to ...
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Win10 browsers cannot connect to http sites

I have been raking through site by site on my phone to find a solution to this but to no avail. Context: My windows 8.1 ASUS S551L updated to Windows 10 and the first issue was lack of WiFi (zero ...
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Nginx: redirection to (private ip) virtual machines

I want to setup a set of web services for my colleagues from my laboratory; simple things like wiki, cms, git, etc, so that we can document our projects better. I'm an physicist, not CS, so sorry if I ...
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How to configure telnet in Windows 8?

I want to use telnet to understand the working of web and networks. However, whenever I type telnet "URL" 8080, it shows Could not open connection to the host, on port 8080: Connect Failed. I work ...
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NAT configuration for HTTP server

There is a router (192.168.1.1) having static public IP(hypothetically- 8.8.8.8). This router is programmed to forward all incoming port 80 (TCP/UDP) connections to a particular IP (192.168.1.105). ...
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Apache2 URL forwarding

If some one goest to *.test.com/privacy the page need to redirect to *.test.com/hello/jsp/privacy.jsp I tried RewriteEngine On RewriteRule /privacy to http://www.test.com/hello/jsp/privacy.jsp ...
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Redirect Https requests?

Being a noob for such considerations, please dont hit me... I have redirection from many domains --to--> a unique landing page of my server. This works painlessly for http Here is my question : ...
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Upgrade from 2.0.63 to 2.2.3 Apache - Main login page no longer appears

I recently updated an appliance that is based on a CentOS-5 platform and I can not get the Webservice login step to work. When I attempt to login to the appliance by pointing the browser to the ...
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Is there an easy way to get the size of a specific network folder?

This URL: http://sun3d.cs.princeton.edu/data/ has a list of folders that I want to download but I'm not sure what the total size would be before I download them all. Is there an easy way to figure ...
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SOCKS proxy and HTTP: Will the IP address be hidden?

As far as I know, using a HTTP proxy, there will be a header field sent that contains the IP address of the user. But SOCKS almost works with every service and protocol, so there should not be such a ...
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Can I view remote HTTP directories via something like sshfs?

It's possible to mount remote directories via sshfs, if you have the correct login credentials to connect via ssh. I've also seen many websites with the 'autoindex' functionality (e.g. here and ...
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create tunnel in order to access https via port 443

I have Windows machine that connected to Linux server 192.9.100.10 And Linux server has connectivity to the IBM blade center management GUI - 192.9.100.200 From my Windows machine I do not have ...
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What is Jaguar in response headers

What is Jaguar (v3.0-11) in my response headers?
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Apache2 Web Server In Linux Ubuntu

I'm trying to create a web server on my linux virtual machine. It all OK, but when I try to access it from internet via my public IP address, I just see a loading page in my browser. I have tried ...
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Steam constantly timeouts

Surface Pro 3 i5 4GB RAM, Windows 8.1 I cannot update steam or any installed games. They all download very slowly (<10kb/s) and then fail and reset. Attached is the log from the C:\Program Files ...
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HTTP/2 has much higher TTFB than HTTP/1.1

Has anyone else experience this issue with HTTP/2 on IIS10. I have a VM set up on Azure with a Website on IIS10. I've set up SSL etc. and tested the site on HTTP/2, turned off SSL and tested it on ...
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Downloading a file from website - what port will be used?

If I go to a website and click on a link to download a file, what will be the protocol that is being use? Is it still HTTP? Will the source port and destination port remain the same? E.g. client (src ...
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Difference between pinging with and without http://

I am trying to ping my website http://www.example.com/ and it resolves to an unknown IP address and times out. PING http://www.example.com/ (198.105.254.228): 56 data bytes Request timeout for ...
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Run custom command instead of browser when clicking http(s) links

I am running a Fedora desktop with virtualised Windows 7 for certain programs that are needed for my daily work. One annoyance is that links in programs try to open with the default browser inside the ...
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Can't solve mysterious 20 seconds http delay

I read a few similar questions, but they seem to be always different somehow. The situation here is very puzzling: for a handful of websites, I get a roughly 20 seconds delay when requesting any page ...
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download file in Linux console from server that use redirection

First of all, I just don't want to change name of curl's output file. The great example is http://www.getsoloapp.com/download. When you do: curl http://www.getsoloapp.com/download you download html. ...
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Is it safe to register on an HTTP webpage when I am using VPN?

I only register (make an account/login stuff) on HTTPS webpages. However, a webpage I wanted to register right now doesn't use HTTPS. I am wondering if I am connected to my company VPN, is it safe to ...
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How to host web server without tunneling or port forwarding? [closed]

I have a local web server that I would like to make public but our ISP doesn't allow port forwarding and conventional tunneling services (ngrok, proxylocal, etc.) are much slower than port forwarding ...
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Manipulation of HTTPS method in telnet

I have a problem properly creating a GET request and send in telnet. Generally I want to send something like this: telent www.example.com 443(Press enter) Then: GET / HTTP/1.1 (here i try to go to ...
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curl ignore --data starting with @ sign: don't read from file

In slack you can script slackbot to post messages to a channel like this: curl --data "$msg" $'https://<yourteam>.slack.com/services/hooks/slackbot?token=<yourtoken>&channel=#random' ...
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Cannot clone repo on windows fatal: unable to access. The requested URL returned error: 403

I have set up Gerrit repository on non-standard port 10002. I have generated my HTTP password in Gerrit. I can successfully clone this repo over HTTP protocol on Unix machines and on most of ...
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Whats the technical difference between sending a webpage request and sending an email?

I need some clarity on this topic. Here is what I understand: a webpage request initiates a DNS lookup and once domain name is resolved into an IP address, browser sends a request to that IP address ...
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How do I log out with HTTP Basic?

Browsers rarely make it easy to log out of a site once you've logged on with HTTP Basic authentication. How can I do this? (This form of authentication is rarely used on the public web, but the ...
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See real IP through HTTP Proxy

I'm setting a HTTP Proxy in a Java Application. In that application I test wether the proxy is working by querying http://api.ipify.org/. However, I get my real IP address back instead of the one of ...
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wget converting http but not https links for offline use

I am trying to download a website for offline use using the following wget command on an Ubuntu machine: wget --recursive --background --adjust-extension --continue --page-requisites --convert-links ...
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Using curl to simulate Internet Explorer's auto logon

I have a webpage on my intranet in which Internet Explorer can automatically login using whatever user is logged in the network. How can I use curl (or: what are the HTTP headers I need) in order to ...
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Craft HTTP GET on Mac to get file

So I'm trying to download a file on my mac but the requirements to get the file are very strict: Username: testx Password: testing123 Authorization You can craft the ...
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download file via http only if changed since last update

I need to download a file from a HTTP server, but only if it changed since the last time I downloaded it (e.g. via the If-Modified-Since header). I also need to use a custom name for the file on my ...
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How to send Http Delete Request with json content inside it

I am using Firefox addon HttpRequester to send HTPP Delete Request with json content inside it but after generating the request, it is completely ignoring the content data passed in the request. So ...
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Does HTTP/2 run over 3g even when there's deep packet Inspection being done by the operator against other protocols? [closed]

I'm building an app that is going to run on mobile devices which will connect exclusively over 2g or 3g, and I haven't found any answer to my question by Googling and looking in remote places of the ...
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Why does HTTP/2 have more latency over 3g?

I'm thinking about transitioning to the new HTTP/2 protocol, but a doubt has arisen. For a thing HTTP/2 advocates latency reduction, but I'm seeing the opposite really. When I load the Akamai demo it ...
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If HTTP runs on a port, does that mean TCP can also run on that port?

I'm building an app that needs to run on a mobile smartphone over a GPRS/3G network. I'm doing bit ops, so every byte wasted through HTTP headers is bad. Mobile providers in my area make heavy use of ...
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Upgrading Apache http server 2.0 directly to 2.4

I have gone through several suggestions online for upgrading Apache HTTP server 2.0 to 2.2 and then 2.2 to 2.4. But I want to somehow upgrade Apache HTTP server from 2.0 directly to 2.4. How it can be ...
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Wireshark loopback on mac os x [closed]

I have selected loopback (in capture options) to capture http traffic on my localhost server, but everytime I do and HTTP I only can see TCP.
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How to download text version of website?

How can I download the text version of a website? I need to do that using http raw protocol, e.g. telnet. However, I have no idea. Any hint?
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Some sites does not work with IPv6

I have a IPv6 problem. I'm running native dual-stack IPv4/IPv6 and most sites works just fine over IPv6, but some sites won't load. Any idea what can cause this? I have tried to reduce the MTU, but ...
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Reverse proxy to put header value as parameter to url

I need to set up reverse proxy which will put header value from original request as a parameter to the destination url. The reason for this is purelly application specific and unfortunatelly I cannot ...
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how to surpress “protocol handler” pop up for anonymous\incognito chrome?

I'm running an automation on mac and on ubunto (using cucumber, selenium web driver, junit) during the automation I click a link with non http protocol an "External protocol request" popup appears. ...
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why does my local hosts file enable me to see remote server php files?

I have a hosting package with some company. They give me a temporary URL at which I can access the site and see HTML files. But when I try to access PHP files it gave me an error (500 Internal Server ...