Iceweasel is a Web browser for X11 derived from the Mozilla browser.It is an open-source web browser, designed for standards compliance, performance and portability.

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How can I get “Add to Pocket” functionality in Iceweasel?

Firefox has integrated Pocket with the browser. However, Iceweasel strips this functionality from the browser. The Save to Pocket extension is no longer available in the Firefox add-ons directory, and ...
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Where is “file manager” located?

I made a download in Iceweasel and when I clicked the folder button that's supposed to open the location [it dl'ed to], it asks what to open this with. Now, if I can locate "File manager" and open it ...
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How to set the default encoding to Unicode?

How do I set the default encoding in Firefox/Iceweasel to Unicode (instead of Western)? I'm particularly interested in the default encoding for *.txt files. Firefox/Iceweasel seems to always choose ...
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Can't open URL on remote display from cli over SSH

So I'm running an office 'dashboard' on a Raspberry Pi (wheezy) in my office. I've set up the pi to kiosk mode that automatically loads up the scrolling graphs page on boot. All day long it loops a ...
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What is the difference between the Iceweasel versions?

I am a Xubuntu LTS user, considering using Debian Stable 64 bit in my next install. When I switch to Debian, I want to go with Iceweasel, as it is packaged with the Debian package manager. I plan ...
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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 /home/...
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Iceweasel crashing on Debian Live USB?

Occasionally, the Iceweasel browser crashes to desktop on my Debian Live USB. This appears to be a RAM allocation problem. How do I fix this?
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I want my Firefox to type “,” instead of “.” on my number block

I live in Germany and here "," is the decimal separator. So, when I use Firefox I would like to have "," on the number block when I use online banking (or similar) so that I can properly use that key. ...
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WebRTC on Raspberry Pi 2

We are trying to run WebRTC in a browser on the Pi, but we won´t get it working. IceWeasel or Chromium won´t show any video stream, just blank windows. We are using Raspbian right now as the operating ...
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Twitter web on Iceweasel can't play video

I'm using Twitter web on Iceweasel 38.2.1 (Debian unstable) and I've found it does not play videos. I don't have flash player installed but I have done the same on Firefox 40/Windows10 without flash ...
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Is it possible to use firefox hello in debian iceweasel?

Now that I have Iceweasel version 38.2.1 installed in Debian Jessie (stable), this discussion says it should be possible to use the internet phone within Iceweasel. But I can't see "Hello" in the ...
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Only 360p resolution on YouTube with Iceweasel on Debian 8 (Jessie)

With a fresh installation of Debian 8 (KDE) using Iceweasel I can only play YouTube videos with 360p resolution and lower. (Can't post screenshot due to low reputation :/) There is a solution that ...
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LXDE, TghtVNC and IceWeasel on Synology NAS

I have a DS412+ Synology NAS (Dual Core a 2.13 GHz - 1Go of RAM). I would like to install the LXDE desktop on it and VNC server to access it. Is it possible to install these packages by the command ...
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How to install 32 bit Iceweasel/Firefox and Java plugin so that webex audio works on Debian 64 bit?

Colleagues would like to communicate in a videoconference using Cisco Webex. This requires the Java plugin for Firefox/Iceweasel. Based on this blog, I installed the web browser plugin based on ...
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How to disable local file access for web browsers?

When I type in a web browser, for example iceweasel, a local path on Debian I have access to local files. Is there any way to disable this option for all web browsers?
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Getting Emacs to open webpages in Iceweasel

I'm trying to get Emacs to open webpages in Iceweasel. Following the instructions given here, I've had Custom add the following lines to my .emacs: '(browse-url-browser-function (quote browse-url-...
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PNG/BMP images become blurred on zoom

I recently installed a Debian Jessie desktop and when opening PNG/BMP images it all becomes blurred on zoom (in or out). With the image at 100%, everything looks sharp as expected. This happens both ...
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How install iceweasel in CentOS

I am looking for a way to install iceweasel in my CentOS.Before posting here I have googled but didnt find the solution any place. Please help me to install iceweasel in my CentOS. Thank you.
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How to remove the urlbar/navigator bar of the Iceweasel 29.0.1?

I just updated my Iceweasel on Debian Jessie. The current version number is 29.0.1. I like using vimperator which does not work well with a navigator bar because the navigator bar always catch the ...
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“sec_error_ocsp_server_error” when trying to open a HTTPS page

Why trying to access one of my favorite sites that use HTTPS I've hit an error page about the OCSP server: Secure Connection Failed An error occurred during a connection to www.baka-tsuki.org....
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Hide status line / bottom bar in vimperator?

Is there a way to hide or maybe just autohide the status bar in vimperator?
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Iceweasel chooses random font

My Iceweasel browser was working fine until yesterday when I installed some new fonts in my system after which webpages are displayed in some random font. This does not happen on all websites but on ...
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Disc light comes on when pressing keys in Iceweasel Preferences? Is this malevolent?

On Linux,I'm using the Iceweasel web browser (it's effectively Firefox), and in Edit/Preferences/General/Startup, when I type a URL into the "Home Page" box, the hard disc light comes on for EVERY ...
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Vimperator could not be installed because it is not compatible with Iceweasel 17.0.9

I use Iceweasel 17.0.9 on Debian Testing (Jessie). When I visit https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/vimperator/contribute/roadblock/?src=dp-btn-primary&version=3.8 and try to install ...
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Debian Testing installs Iceweasel ESR (severely outdated)?

I just reinstalled Debian Testing, and for some reason, instead of Iceweasel 25, I have 17. The installed and candidate versions are both 17.0.9esr-1~deb7u1. apt-get update && apt-get upgrade ...
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Can't see pdf files embedded in web sites on Iceweasel

I try to access this site (a newspaper archive) and I got the message that I need a plug-in to see the content of the page, which is a PDF file embedded on it. If I click on 'Download' (Descargar) ...
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How to copy the complete iceweasel (firefox) profile including sync

I'm running debian linux with latest stable iceweasel. As my old machine crashed, I'd like to copy all data including sync from the old home-dir to my new. But so sad - if copying the .mozilla folder, ...
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Are IceWeasel / IceCat just re-brandings, or are they actually different from Firefox / Thunderbird?

As we know, Firefox' branding (name, logo etc.) is non-free copyrighted, so some Linux distributions package (more-)fully-free versions. However, I can't get a straight explanation on Wikipedia (here ...
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Removing iceweasel from Debian

On Debian Wheezy, when trying to remove Iceweasel, aptitude suggests, both when I try it via GUI and via aptitude remove iceweasel to also remove the following: 1) gnome ...
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How to get back to the default look of Firefox (Iceweasel) UI on CrunchBang?

I've just installed CrunchBang and I'm exploring the default Firefox front end called Iceweasel. However, the UI of it seems to be tweaked to be Windows-friendly. Instead of the familiar "File Edit ...
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Certificates in Iceweasel

I'm trying to make a backup of a certificate which is imported to iceweasel. So i#m following the steps Edit->Prereferences->Advanced->Encryption->View Certificates. Then I choose my certificate, and ...
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Vimperator seems to search with Google by default – how to change that

On a Debian system I use Mozilla Iceweasel 10.0.11, with Vimperator 3.5. I want to change the search engine which vimperator (not iceweasel) seems to use by default. If I type things like :open ...
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View C source files (and files in other programming lanugages) in Icewasel/Firefox

How do I make C files appear in the browser's window when I navigate to them on a web page? (I use Iceweasel which should be identical to Firefox.) I don't want to download the file, not open it in ...
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Why does gtk-gnash eat CPU resources at 90%+?

I use Iceweasel with Debian Squeeze. When I browse some websites, e.g. http://www.dedoimedo.com, it sometimes happens that the gtk-gnash program uses more than 90% of my CPU resources. When I close ...
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Where are cookies are stored in Iceweasel on Linux?

My question is similar to Where are cookies of Firefox stored in windows? but, I am using Iceweasel (on Linux) which, supposedly, is almost the same as Firefox. Where are the cookies stored, how ...
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How to cycle focus through textboxes only

I would like to control my browser completely from the keyboard. I use Iceweasel (≈ Firefox) on a Debian system. Is there a way put the cursor in a text box? Or perhaps in any text box, and then ...
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How to get flash on Firefox 11 in Debian Squeeze?

I have just started dabbling in Debian and I really love Firefox. I have Firefox installed, but I can't figure out how to get Flash in Firefox. All of the online guides I have tried lead to one dead ...
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Dynamically adjust browser fonts not to overflow the width

I use Iceweasel at the moment since I'm on a Debian system, but I have no problem changing browser to whatever would work on my system. So, feel free to answer my question for any browser, plugin ...
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Iceweasel 8.0 extremely sluggish in Debian Squeeze

My installation of Iceweasel is extremely sluggish in Debian Squeeze. CPU usage by /usr/bin/Xorg seems to spike when doing very simple things like switching empty tabs, opening new tabs, scrolling. ...
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Is there any option in firefox to not load non-SSL elements in a SSL-page?

When I have mixed content (SSL and non-SSL on a https:// page), I would rather have a broken page than an insecure page. Is there any way to disable the loading of non-SSL elements while on an https ...