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MathJax: Hide page until all math formulas are typesetted

A typical page with numerous math formulas is usually typesetted by MathJax in "slow motion": You are shown the LaTeX codes in gray first, before the formulas are converted one by one. Is it possible ...
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How to get around ERROR 405 Method Not Allowed with HTTP post

I'm trying to make an HTTP post on this website: https://www.colorado.gov/revenueonline/_/#2 (click Verify a Sales Tax License in the bottom right) using wget with the following command: wget ...
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Flip (mirror image) form field or page in Acrobat PDF

Is it possible to flip a form field OR flip an entire page horizontally using javascript in Acrobat 9 ? Either one would work for our purposes. The Acrobat SDK gives the ability to rotate, but we ...
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How to stop Firebug from jumping in the source code all the time

If a JavaScript is changing something (e.g. a style), Firebug jumps to the position in the source code where the change happened. The problem is that I want to analyze a certain part of the source ...
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How do I filter certain javascripts from running and not block them all on Drudge Report?

How do I block this particular "auto refresh" script on Drudge Report from running in my Firefox browser on Windows XP? var timer = setInterval("autoRefresh()", 1000 * 60 * 3); function ...
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Add keybinding to js-mode/javascript-mode in Emacs

I have added web-beautify-* to Emacs 24, so that I can run M-x web-beautify-js to pretty format my javascript source code. I have add some keybindings for html-mode and css-mode, which work fine. ...
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Can I pre-edit the html of a web page before the javascript is run?

I'm viewing this website that has a client side javascript error caused by the scripts being loaded in the wrong order. Problem is I don't own this source, but I really need to use the site ASAP. ...
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How can I make my browser lie about my operating system?

I'm using Chromium (Version 30.0.1599.114 Ubuntu 12.10) under Linux. I'm trying to access a website that claims that it doesn't work under Linux. Of course, this is most likely crazy since the web is ...
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Can't Edit HTML file in Webstorm 7

I am new to Webstorm which is an Integrated Development (Programming) Environment (IDE). That is to say it is directly involved tool used primarily for programming. Specifically one programs ...
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How dangerous can JavaScript be?

I have recently started using NoScript (in addition to ABP). It took a little while to get used to it and can occasionally require some clicking when visiting a new site to investigate why the site's ...
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How to see the properties of a DOM element as they change in realtime?

JavaScript code can update the properties/attributes of DOM elements in real time by responding to events and so on. Here is an example. In the table on that page, move your mouse over the cells. ...
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How do I add a Unicode search to the JavaScript console of a desktop, mobile, or game console browser?

It would be nice if I could search for the Unicode escape sequence of a particular character using the browser JavaScript console or via a bookmarklet. Is there any way to easily do this?
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Block certain script in the Chrome / Chrome DevTools

Is there a way to block, let's say some_script.js from domain.com, but not all of them?
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How clicking on an image anchor does NOT update my page history buttons?

Sometimes when on a webpage I click on a link it takes me somewhere but the history for back/forward buttons in the browser aren't updated. I understand this with AJAX however on several this doesn't ...
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Tabs Within a VIM Split

I am writing a few different js files in my new favorite text editor, VIM. Coming from ST2, I miss the feature of having splits with tabs. I.e: A split contains a collection of files which can be ...
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How to disable a specific JavaScript alert

On an active website I go to, there is this javascript code that is displayed on every page. <script type="text/javascript"> (function(){var d=document;var ...
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Is there a path from OpenSCAD to WebGL?

tl;dr version, Does a software path exist to convert from openscad input to render on a website via webgl? What I'm trying to do is display OpenSCAD created designs uploaded via post on a LEMPy ...
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YouTube style linking inside HTML5 Video player

After a video has played on YouTube, often there will be a follow up link after the video has finished playing in the form of related videos. I'm looking to implement similar into my HTML5 Video. It ...
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Unity 3D coding language, C# or JavaScript [closed]

Hello to the gaming community. I am a budding game designer, learning to code for the first time in my life. I did learned c++ in school, 8 years back, so I sort of understand the logic when people ...
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IE7 on XP, how to enable script debugging

I have Windows XP SP3 and IE 7.0.5730.13 I need to be able to debug javascript viewing my Website in IE7 I've gone into Internet Options > Advanced and unchecked 'Disable Script Debugging' boxes. I've ...
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eps ai to png adobe illustrator js script, how to make it look in sub folders?

I found this script online which allows you to batch convert .ai or .eps to png however it only works on one folder at a time, could someone help/tell me what to adjust to make it work on subfolders? ...
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Youtube embedding with different audio track

My question (my first, hope it's ok) is like this: I film weddings. I want to post them online, using youtube. The problem is the audio which is often marked as "not my content". Is it possible to ...
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Auto generate documenttaion in eclipse for javascript

I have never used any documentation software or plugin. I am using Eclipse Kepler as code editor for js files. All files are plain JS files. Is there any plugin in eclipse where i click button and ...
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Storing web-development libraries locally and update them whenever you are connected to internet

I'm learning things on the web and pretty much have developed several websites. Internet in our country is a bit poor and slow so developing using ruby or node js is pretty much a pain in the ass ...
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SecureCRT and Nice PHP/JS Syntax Highlighting: How To Configure?

I'm running SecureCRT using Windows 7. After googling a bit the VanDyke results came up, but I want to get it so instead of just a black background with all green text (sure it's better than the ...
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Disable javascript from scrolling the page in fiefox

I'm required to use a website for school that scrolls the page whenever you click an inputbox. Is there a way to disable JS from scrolling the page? I've found the section of JS that does the ...
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Chrome can't load specific pages - possibly due to Javascript

So lately I've encountered a strange issue with Chrome where it seems to just not load pages with Javascript in them. Most notably this has been happening with my Facebook home page. Pages will ...
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Customizing urlbar formatting in Firefox

Firefox 6.0 introduced URL formatting in the address bar, i.e. the domain.tld is black, while protocols, subdomains, and paths are grey. The related about:config entry to enable/disable this feature ...
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Does selectively blocking Javascript in Chrome actually reduce bandwidth usage?

In Chrome, Javascript is allowed to run by default. However, there's a nice dialog (Settings → Show advanced settings... → Content settings...) for blocking Javascript from specific sites: ...
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Why is javascript being blocked on three browsers except in private mode without an extension conflict?

I am running Windows 7, 32-bit java up to date. On Chrome, Firefox and IE (also up to date) whenever I load lowes.com the scroll over menus (shop & learn) will work while the page is loading. At ...
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JavaScript not working locally in any browser

I am operating on Windows7 with IE8, Firefox, Google Chrome, Safari and Opera. JavaScript will work on the live site but it won't work on any local site I am testing in any browser. I don't get an ...
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Does firebug not (always) duplicate repeated identical console.logs?

I always thought that firebug would send to the console content whenever the JavaScript encountered console.log('send this'); Then, I was messing around with jQuery's hover() method (something like ...
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lock browser to troubleshoot javascript and css

Let's say I created some tooltip which displays a popup when the cursor is placed over a given part of the page, and removes it when I move the mouse. For an example, see http://jsbin.com/aCoboQo/1 ...
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HTTPD benchmarking tool that parses output

I'm trying to benchmark a HTTP server. It's becoming quite obvious that I won't get accurate numbers if the tool being used doesn't parse any output (the JavaScript and HTML). Does anyone know of a ...
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facebook like button not displayed in firefox

when I access my site in firefox, the like button did not appear: js-projects It worked in safari and chrome, only disappeared in firefox. the javascript code of loading like button can be found ...
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How to run localhost or local website within Powerpoint?

I have a demo coming up and I kind of want to show off different Javascript applications within the presentation. I was wondering if there was a way to run localhost, or web applications locally, ...
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Javascript FileSystemObject::CopyFolder error

I have an old Javascript ..er..script that we run on installs here (with cscript) that stopped working properly somewhere after the beginning of last year. I'm trying to figure out why. It looks like ...
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Javascript to Automate Paths to Layers in Photoshop

I am looking for a javascript that can run within Photoshop. Ideally, the script will convert a series of clipping paths to layers - and then fill the layer (defined by the clipping path) with black. ...
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Is this code supposed to be injected into every single page I browse on Chrome?

A week ago I noticed the following CSS/Javascript being injected into all pages I browse. Supposedly its from Avast, but I don't have a plugin from Avast. There is no information available anywhere ...
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Is it possible to enable JavaScript injection in Chrome 15?

With Chrome 15 one is now able to sync search engines (finally). I had a few that executed JavaScript, but they no longer work in the new version because I am not able to execute scripts from the ...
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How to prevent JavaScript on web site messing with browser

Is there any way to prevent specific JS scritps messing with browser (Firefox or Chrome)? For example some sites are blocking copy\paste functionality for input fields forcing user to type some text ...
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As a user, how can one disable right click on flash for certain web site

This is not a question like I'm web a developer, I want to block user from downloading picture from a web site. Here is the issue, my three year old daughter loves to play on a web site abcmouse.com ...
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Escape key strangely captured by javascript webshell

I am using GateOne as a WebShell on my VPS (only way to SSH to it through the proxy of the place...), it uses javascript to emulate a shell by capturing keystrokes. Everything works well, yet it ...
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Why can't old PCs view modern sites? [closed]

The reason for this question is that many times clients, friends and parents ask me why their perfectly working old PC cannot be used online anymore. I am looking for a good answer to those people ...
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Installing GruntJS on Ubuntu 13.04 does not run client (same for all NPM -g modules)

Okay here's probably an easy one for anyone familiar with Ubuntu. I have installed NodeJS (v.0.10.10) and NPM. I ran: sudo npm install -g grunt-cli and sudo npm install -g grunt (in every ...
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Google safebrowsing post requests

My browser often sends some weird post requests like this: POST http://safebrowsing.clients.google.com/safebrowsing/downloads?client=navclient-auto-ffox&appver=22.0&pver=2.2&wrkey=XXXXXX ...
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Why can't we save 100% of a site?

We all know that we can't obfuscate HTML or Javascript. We need to remember that if the browser can read it, the user should be able to read it too. Therefore, why is it that sometimes when we ...
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How to view a page's source when a javascript modal popup loads first?

Scenario: You go to a page. Before loading, a javascript modal popup loads. Firebug has yet to pick up on the source. However, this code is obviously living in your browser. How can you view the ...
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How do I remove Javascript dialog console box seen in Chrome?

Windows XP using Chrome, I have javascript or java applet console box that runs in the right hand corner of the sidebar which is a Dialog box. Tabs say "execute JS, "hide console" "show source". Opens ...
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Rip a website via HTTP to download images, HTML and CSS

I need to rip a site via HTTP. I need to download the images, HTML, CSS, and JavaScript as well as organize it in a file system. Does anyone know how to do this?