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Why are Chrome and Opera not showing content?

So I seem to be having this issue on a couple of sites now and only in Chrome (36.0.1985.125 m) and Opera (23.0.1522.60). Firefox, IE, Safari and even Chrome Canary are working as expected. The ...
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How to let GUI browser display HTML as soon as possible (dont wait for font/javascript/CSS resources been loaded)?

China CCP government is blocking Google services heavily recently, I can't even use basic Google search service now. So if websites are using Google services like http://ajax.googleapis.com ...
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Make chromium as default browser while opening links from opera mail

I want to open opera-mail links in chromium. I set chromium as default browser but It didn't work. Any help on this will be appreciated. Thanks. Note: I am using ubuntu 12.04LTS. Tried How to set ...
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19 views

Default search in Opera

When I am in Chrome, and I need to do a search by selecting some text in a page, I do Right Click on the selection, say 'some text', and Seach Google for 'some text'. In Chrome I can change the ...
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My PC causes Google Music to stutter

I recently got intereseted in Google Music, but I have a problem (it seems that only me, since my friends aren't experiencng anything like this). When I play songs on one tab, and browse others, ...
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45 views

Windows global shortcut hijacked by Opera

I have Chrome 37 installed as my main browser. Recently I needed to test a design in a new, Chromium based Opera version 21.0.1432.67. This later one hijacked my global shortcuts somehow, so if I ...
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Windows 7 infinitely loads random domains

A couple weeks ago, my Windows 7 x64 desktop started to refuse to load random domains, showing the infinite loading loop green swirl in Firefox, and its equivalent in Opera, Chrome, and IE. The first ...
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50 views

Spell checker suggestions does not appears in context menu

In Opera and Google Chrome, when there is a typo, placing caret on the incorrect word and pressing context-menu key on keyboard does not show suggestions and I have to right click by mouse. Is it a ...
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1answer
85 views

Is it possible to achieve the Opera 12 interface with Firefox or Chrome?

Maybe not Chrome, but I read somewhere that it's possible with Firefox and extensions (Someone said that in a comment). Does anyone know what extensions do I need for that? Basically I'm trying to get ...
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1answer
180 views

Google Chrome on Windows 8.1 in VirtualBox on OS X 10.9 looks funny

I am running VirtualBox (4.3.6) on Mac OS X (10.9.1). I just upgraded my virtual machine from Windows 8 to 8.1 (Enterprise). I installed Google Chrome in the virtual machine, but when I launch it, it ...
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2answers
90 views

Enabling a browser to display content before loading assets

I moved recently and still have no internet connection, so I'm trying to live with 3G somehow for a few days. It's really frustrating to browse the internet loading things at 8kbps(that's how it works ...
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2answers
257 views

Browser automatic zoom in on high-dpi screens

At work I use two displays, I have a full hd (1920 x 1080), 24 inch monitor, and I have the display of my laptop, which is also full hd, but its physical size is only 15 inches, so its DPI is higher. ...
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23 views

Is there a tool to open certain webpages from Chrome in Opera?

I want to use Facebook exclusively in Opera. I dislike that FB tracks me and extensions like disconnect.me are good but they also break other sites and are more like a ratrace. I have been using ...
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2answers
178 views

How do I fix a strange browser issue in Windows 8, where only Chrome works?

This is extremely strange. I like Firefox. I have a strange issue where the only browsers that seem to work are Google Chrome, IE (the latest), and Maxthon browser. When I try to use Firefox, ...
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virtual link between file

I have couple of Chromium/Opera versions, and I would like that all of them use same certain files and folders from user profile (like bookmarks, passwords... files and maybe extensions, themes, ...
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Avoid Blurry texts when having 150% of normal DPI (windows 8.1)

(yes, it is a common problem but the found solutions are not acceptable for me) I am using one screen 1920 x 1080 and 125% of normal DPI is even little for me and prefer to have 150% on windows 8.1. ...
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2answers
470 views

text-only bookmark bar in Chrome or Opera

The only reason why I'm still using the old Opera 12 is that it allows text-only bookmarks and folders on the bookmarks-bar: But there are already a bunch of websites out there, which are not ...
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51 views

How to force browers to store favorites in C:\Users\John\Favorites

IE use C:\Users\Jhon\Favorites to store favorites of user named John. If other browsers use this folder in a similar manner, my favorites are sync across all installed browsers and there is no need ...
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417 views

How to minimize active tab on click and change back to the last used tab in Chrome

I like to use Opera, and it provides the feature of clicking on the active tab minimizes itself and changes back to the last used tab. Very handy feature. When I had to use Firefox, I eventually find ...
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Why do I need disable DNS prefetching / network prediction in Firefox, Chrome for them to be usable?

I've installed the latest Firefox and Chrome on my Windows 7 64 PC (using a wifi connection to my ADSL2+ router) recently. In both cases loading various commonly visited sites such as wikipedia, ...
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1answer
675 views

How can I transfer the contents of my portable Firefox into the installed Firefox in my laptop?

I have a portable Firefox installed in my USB stick. Also, I have the real Firefox installed in my laptop. I usually use my Firefox portable inside my USB stick at my workplace, I know that all ...
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1answer
155 views

Webkit browsers are very slow

Weird behavior here. I'm on Windows 8, and both Chrome and the new Opera (the new, new one, Webkit based) are very slow loading new pages and tabs. When I start a new tab in chrome it takes a few ...
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1answer
1k views

Opera gestures in Chrome

I am using Chrome but I miss the old Opera gestures (specifically right click + left click for back and LC + RC for forward). I have tried the following extensions, and although they offer some nice ...
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0answers
70 views

Opera Bookmarks to Chrome Malfunction

I am attempting to move my Opera bookmarks to Chrome. I created an HTML file for the bookmarks while I was in Opera. I looked at the new file, and saw that the bookmarks are there, but they are not ...
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1answer
84 views

xHTML renders locally but when on a web site it downloads it as a file when using Chrome, or Opera

Below is the xHTML listing: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> <!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Transitional//EN" ...
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1answer
199 views

Some pictures aren't viewable within a browser - instead they want to be downloaded first

For example lets take the images of this link. The first PNG can be viewed in Chome 24 or Opera 12 simply by clicking it. But the third PNG can not be viewed with the browser. Instead both browsers ...
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3answers
2k views

Launching Google Chrome/Opera in Kiosk Mode

I am trying to create a desktop shortcut to launch Chrome or Opera in Kiosk Mode and to a specific URL. I've tried adjusting the target to include /KioskMode after chrome.exe. Does anyone know the ...
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2answers
142 views

Problems with Adobe Flash

I'm running Windows 7, 64-Bit on a Core-i5 HP Notebook. For approximately the last 3 months, I've had major problems with Adobe Flash. Flash has been uninstalled and installed again multiple times. No ...
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1answer
333 views

Sync Opera Mobile with Google Chrome for Mac

I use Google Chrome on the Mac as my daily browser. Is there any way to automatically sync Android Opera with Google Chrome for Mac like Chrome for Android with desktop Chrome?
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3answers
73 views

Controlling browser while another window is being used

Is there a way to scroll the browser while having another window open. For instance I would like to be able to scroll down the browser while I have a terminal window open which is opaque. So that I ...
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4answers
2k views

How safe is the password manager in browsers?

For example, Opera has a "wand" feature that remembers user names and password you typed across various sites. Let's say you get a trojan, which steals data from your PC. Can the trojan decrypt ...
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1answer
402 views

Firefox/Chrome style shortcuts for Opera

Opera ships with multiple keyboard shortcut profiles. Where is the Firefox-compatible profile? Opera tends to open a mail client setup dialog when I try to search, and to do nothing when I try to ...
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2answers
1k views

Google search: when I try to edit in search box; cursor jumps to the end

My problem is with using google. 1) do a search, e.g. http://www.google.com/search?q=THIS+IS+VERY+UNIQUE+SEARCH+QUERY 2) when you are at results page, click on search query box (the editbox with my ...
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4answers
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How can I import Opera bookmarks into Chrome?

Not the same thing: How to synchronise bookmarks between Google Chrome and Opera? While I know that I can use a service like Xmarks to synchronize them between the two browsers, and while I know ...
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2answers
2k views

Chrome, Safari, Firefox won't open, but IE and Opera will

I have Chrome 12.0.742.100, Safari 5.33.21.1, Firefox 3.6.16.0, IE 9.0.8112.167421 and Opera 9.51 installed on my Vista machine. UAC is on. Recently, Visual Studio 2010 has been hanging up on me ...
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3answers
405 views

Running PHP files locally on Opera gives 404 error

I have been developing websites for quite some time now and recently web applications. I am trying to achieve strong cross-browser coherence with a new site that I am designing so I downloaded the ...
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Does holding down Ctrl/Shift while clicking refresh actually have an effect in modern browsers?

I have been pressing Ctrl or Shift while clicking refresh for so long out of habit that I am not even sure it has any effect in modern browsers. In the past it was used to do a 'hard refresh' - i.e. ...
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1answer
4k views

Button for Hiding/blocking images in Chrome (like Opera has) [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to selectively load images in Chromium? Does anyone know of a Chrome extension that adds a toolbar button with the facility to disable images in the current tab? I'm ...
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2answers
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Firefox tab behavior - open at end of list, rather than next to spawning tab?

If you are on a page in Firefox and open a link in a new tab (Ctrl-Click on Windows/Linux, ⌘-click on a Mac), it opens in sequence next to the tab you are launching from. Is it possible to ...
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What are the differences between browsers, programmatically?

Where can I find a breakdown of the difference between web browsers from a developer's prospective? I always wanted to know what makes IE different than Firefox from Chrome, Opera, etc. Please let ...
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1answer
78 views

Are there command line options to make browsers forget that they closed badly last time?

I am running some tests in a variety of web browsers, starting them up from a script file. The process is supposed to be completely automated. However, if a browser closed incorrectly the last time it ...
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How can I configure chrome to use forward and back mouse click actions, like in Opera?

In Opera, when you hold left-click and right-click, you move forward. When you do the opposite, you move back. Is there a way to configure chrome to do the same?
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1answer
1k views

Wikipedia Images don't show up in browsers

It's a weird issue with wikipedia which had left me frustrated. When I go to wikipedia, with different browsers ( IE8, Chrome3, Opera10 ) no image in the site will show up. Even right-clicking the ...
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1answer
2k views

Google Chrome-like tab behavior in Opera

How can I have Google Chrome-like tab behavior in Opera? In Opera, when I open some links in background tab and then close the current tab, it just goes to the left tab. Update: Google Chrome tab ...
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5answers
26k views

How to synchronise bookmarks between Google Chrome and Opera?

I use both Google Chrome as well as Opera. Is there any way by which I can "auto synchronise" the bookmarks between Chrome and Opera? By "auto synchronise", I mean whenever I bookmark a page in ...
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3answers
2k views

Does Chrome have anything similar to the search keywords in Opera?

I am thinking about switching my web browser to Google Chrome on my ASUS EEE because it has better screen usage but I really do like a lot of the handy things Opera provide. In particular, I ...