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How can I track links that are being redirected during browsing?

I'm using Chrome on Windows 7. When I'm going on to a site such as youtube.com, I'm being redirected to site that tells me YouTube is blocked. Now, I'd like to find out – during a regular browsing ...
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How to navigate PHP-based pagination with WGET?

I'm trying to come up with a list of possible names for our next baby boy and have been looking through the site IndiaParenting. Each name on the site has a detail page at a URL like this one ...
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Adobe Reader cParent parameter TypeError, “invalid argument type” but menu items display

I've written some custom scripts for Adobe Acrobat Pro (I work with a lot of PDFs for scientific research) and they run just fine on Mac and Windows. Linux only has Adobe Reader, but I still managed ...
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Save javascript image

My daughter's school is posting nice pictures of her but unfortunately it is not possible to save them as they are displayed using javascript (right click on image then "save as..." only saves the ...
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MSIE11 Developer Tools not showing requests made by EMBED element

UPDATE: I assume the cause behind this weird behavor is that some plugins (WMP, VLC, ...) in some DOCTYPEs talk to the remote server directly, therefore browser simply can not detect their requests. I ...
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Pocket extension for Chrome stopped working with JavaScript disabled per-site. Which side to blame?

I have Save to Pocket installed for Google Chrome on OS X. Recently it stopped working for sites which have JavaScript disabled (via Quick Javascript Switcher)--although it worked well before, with JS ...
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Where do I get a JavaScript console?

I am trying to teach myself javascript, I am doing so by editing an existing programs files, but I would like to write a script, (Not HTML) and run it, and see the console results to see what's going ...
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Weird js file opens when OS starts. What is this?

There is a friend of mine who's running Windows XP. After she installed Dreamweaver CS6, everytime the OS starts, Dreamweaver opens automatically and shows this js file: http://jsfiddle.net/H6YXw Do ...
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Powershell ISE 3.0 Intellisense for other programming languages

I really love using Powershell ISE - something about it makes me want to work with it; everything just fits together well, and it is smooth. Also I love the way intelligent autocomplete is ...
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How to get larger map on ISS live stream

The Gateway to Astronaut Photography of Earth streams pictures from camera's on the International Space Station. On the right hand side there is a flash window that shows trajectory and underneath it ...
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Typical cases where I might use exceptions in programming [closed]

Can someone please help me with something that seems simple but I've never really got my head round. Exceptions! I know how to write an exception but countless code samples with variables foo and bar ...
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What logging can I turn on / dump can I retrieve in order to report this bug in Chrome?

Once or twice a week, I run into a bug in Chrome where not only all my Chrome tabs, but even all my Chrome windows, appear frozen, due to an invisible Javascript confirmation dialog. I don't know what ...
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How can I use bookmarklets in IE11 that involve cross-site scripting?

I'm trying to use some bookmarklets that involve loading javascript from a trusted website. In particular, OpenSpritz and Squirt I have Squirt working in Chrome, but I use IE11 for the most part. ...
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Inspect element in firefox like in safari?

Here is a screenshot from the d3.js tutorial webpage: This way of inspection in safari is quite cool, is there a way to do this in firefox? Let me make things clearer, I have a page with the ...
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disable tab focus from javascript in firefox

I dont want to disable the whole javascript on my browser. just tab focus detection. how can I prevent websites from detecting that if im focused in tab or just I have that tab open ?
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pass a JavaScript variable to php via Ajax [closed]

I try to pass a JavaScript variable to php via Ajax so then I can make sql query. I call function votepick(id ) onchange event. However not working and get error Uncaught ReferenceError: $ is not ...
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How to rename the file name with timestamp of created date by JavaScript, Perl or shell on OSX?

Could you tell me how to get timestamp of created date of file and rename the file name with it by JavaScript, Perl or shell on OSX 10.9.2? Example: Existing: Untitled.txt timestamp is 2014/05/03 ...
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Why is Google Maps showing Google Search?

When we disable Javascript and visit maps.google.com, it shows the page for Google Search instead: I'm getting this behavior regardless of the browser used (Chrome/Firefox/Safari/Opera). What's ...
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login to phpmyadmin on suse 13.1 fails

' i try to login to PhpMyAdmin (on opensue 13.1 lamp) and get error: Login without a password is forbidden by configuration (see AllowNoPassword) What should i do for enter to phpMyAdmin without set ...
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Disable Javascript for certain page in Chrome

:D I have one question about Google Chrome. I know there is an option under Settings to disable javascript, even I can manage on which sites I don't want it. But my problem is here :) I'd like to ...
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Firefox shows weird code when all tabs are closed

When I close the last tab by clicking on X on Firefox, it displays a long and weird JavaScript from http://s.ytimg.com/yts/jsbin/html5player-tr_TR-vflTXVVD8.js. Is this a bug? What does that code ...
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S5 controls and formatting seem to be messed up in org-mode 8 exported presentations

The new org-mode exporter uses ox-s5.el, which still has no documentation up at the Emacs Wiki. On the other hand, there is HELP link that appears in exported org files: Unfortunately, none of ...
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Web browser | Disabling the download of arbitrary scripts

I use firefox. Is there an addon or setting to stop my browser from downloading all the scripts that are linked on a webpage? I would like to only follow links which are at domains in my whitelist. I ...
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Does Adobe Dreamweaver support Javascript?

Thinking of subscribing to Adobe Creative Cloud. Does Adobe Dreamweaver support Javascript?
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In Google Chrome, how can I get rid of the big gray box that displays “The server refused the connection.”?

I got sick of blocking sites such as facebook.com and facebook.net per browser, and decided to add them to my /etc/hosts file so the sites would be blocked entirely: 0.0.0.0 facebook.com facebook.net ...
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Why is /usr/share/gnome-shell/js missing?

I'm trying to debug a gnome-shell extension, but I don't seem the have the folder /usr/share/gnome-shell/js. I'm on fedora 20 with gnome 3.12. I couldn't find it when I had gnome 3.10 either. Were the ...
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Is it possible to debug javascript on iOS Safari using the desktop Web Inspector?

First, let me say that I know all about the iOS simulator, and have no problems using the Safari Web Inspector to debug javascript using Safari and the simulator. That works fine. My issue is that ...
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Mirroring a web site having pages that uses simple JavaScript [duplicate]

There are simple and great web site download tools that allow to create a local mirror of simple sites having no JavaScript infrastructure behind. However, sometimes there cases when a site looks ...
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Remove Certain Debug Output in terminal window

I am using Putty to connect to a unix server that spits out lots of debug. What I want to do is replace the following debug for example Getting pQuality pPtrQuality=0x588b90, len *** ...
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Is it possible to view the source of a malicious pdf?

I am using osx mavericks. Avast alerted to a file that was in a hidden spotlight directory that had random-looking characters as a name with a .txt extension. It identified as a javascript trojan. I ...
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Chrome - block pages from getting info about you

I recently ran panopticlick in my Chrome and I really didn't like the result (my browser was unique between every 2 000 000 tested browsers). I saw that large part of unique bits (20.93) was made up ...
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Access-Control-Allow-Origin '*' not allowed/working with Apache2

I'm trying to connect to hood.ie via Javascript: hoodie = new Hoodie('http://xxx.com:6001'); But then get an error: A wildcard '*' cannot be used in the 'Access-Control-Allow-Origin' header when ...
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How to play video (mp4) fullscreen using html and javascript like youtube?

If you go to m.youtube.com from android using Chrome when you go to a video you see a preview (static image with play button overlay). As you click the image the video starts fullscreen. I wish to do ...
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Get DuckDuckGo non-Javascript version in Firefox search bar

I installed the DuckDuckGo AddOn that adds DuckDuckGo to the list of search engines in Firefox. This is the dropdown list in the upper right just to the left of the search bar that lets you pick which ...
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Javascript not working systemwide in Ubuntu 12

I am on Ubuntu 12, 32bit. Javascript seems to be enabled in all of the browsers' settings but it's not working in any browser. I checked about:config in both Chromium and Firefox. I'm not sure when ...
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how to enable inline javascript autocomplete in eclipse with aptana extension

Background I have Eclipse. I have installed the Aptana studio plugin for Eclipse. I am editing an HTML file. JavaScript auto-complete / content assist only works half of the time: Eclipse won't ...
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Invoke bat file from JavaScript file with parameters

What I need to do is to pass two parameters from HTML to a batch file. I am invoking a batch file from a JavaScript method inside HTML, and I am able to invoke the bat file, but I can't pass any ...
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How to add arXiv.org as search engine in Chrome?

I would like to be able to search the academic preprint server The arXiv from the Chrome omnibox. The actual search box I am trying to replicate can be found in the upper-right-hand corner of the ...
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Strange Javascript addition in Email address

recently I received an email from someone whose email address contained strange additions. Instead of Somebody <address@gmail.com>, it was Somebody ...
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Scripting Chrome from the command line to automate UI unit testing

Is it possible to do user-interface scripting with Chrome using Javascript? This will be for user interface unit testing. This is not just loading Javascript on the command line (discussed in this ...
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Interpreting Webpage (css, js) and saving it locally as HTML

I want to be able to take any complexe webpage with possibly a lot of modules and be able to save the interpreted javascript HTML file (the one we can browse with the 'Inspect Element' of any ...
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Javascript for a beginner, do I need it? [closed]

I did a short course at Uni that gave me a taste of ASP.NET and I want to develop it further, so I'm teaching myself from a book. Based on my studies; I only really know basic ASP.NET, decent-SQL, ...
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Use array to create string in DOS

This is a slightly different question from Populating Array in DOS Batch Script I'm trying to compile a JavaScript application using Google Closure Compiler. The list of JavaScript files has grown to ...
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How to re allow dialogue from a page in Chrome?

I had a page of mine that was stuck in a loop of prompts, so I had to choose the "prevent this page communicating" box to stop it (I didn't want to close the page or browser for a specific reason). ...
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Why does a script tag gets included after the <head> tag on some pages on Google Chrome?

Recently, while browsing using Google Chrome, adverts come into the page from the left side of the screen and from the bottom of the screen. I'm sure I didn't install any browser extension recently. I ...
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MAC OS X dynamic Proxy Auto Config file

I currently have a proxy auto config file setup for OS X 10.9. I can route particular subnets to different socksv5 proxies. What I am looking to be able to do is add/remove proxied subnets at will. ...
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Is there an option setting in about:config to let firefox always maximized at startup?

I want to let the firefox window always maxmized at startup,not full screen. But I don't want to use Javascript or something else to implement it. I want to know if there is a simple option setting in ...
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How can I stop “clipboard hijacking” globally? [duplicate]

this is getting to be a real bugbear of mine, and from what i understand it's becoming more common. a few of you might have heard of tynt, a site that offers clipboard-hijacking services. with their ...
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Sublime Text 3 - Proper javascript intellisense?

I'm trying to find a plugin that will give me proper intellisense for JavaScript. My background for comparison and expectations are based on Visual Studio 2012 with Resharper. I have currently ...
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Downloading files from a site with javascript links

I sometimes find sites that post content (files) as javascript links. In cases where the links are posted with the traditional <a href="..."> construct, one can easily parse the HTML, find the ...