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Increasing network speed on low bandwidth

I'm struggling with the following issue: Given a computer with low-medium CPU/RAM capabilities, and an extremely poor network connection. Poor means here 10-15 kb/s. I would like to do something to ...
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1answer
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How can I use Opera Mail behind a proxy?

I've set up a proxy in Opera. Using Opera Mail, I can't check mail through a proxy. I can check it by opening Gmail, but Opera Mail itself fails to check the e-mails. How can I use it behind a ...
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0answers
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How I get Opera correctly working with Privoxy?

I use Privoxy and recently switched back to Opera as browser. Anything is fine, but one thing is annoying: Everytime I start the computer I have to restart privoxy (sudo /etc/init.d/privoxy restart) ...
3
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1answer
852 views

Accessing blocked websites in a country with Internet censorship; preferably with whitelisting, to allow normal connection for non-blocked websites

I will be staying in a country that has Internet censorship in the near future (it's one of these countries: https://secure.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/wiki/Internet_censorship#Substantial ) and I ...
3
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1answer
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Opera always re-requests proxy authentication after restart

Both 9.xx and 10.xx versions of Opera are re-requesting proxy auth after the browser restarts. The login and password inputs are already filled in so I need just click OK button but I need to do this ...
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1answer
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Opera “forgets” the proxy definition if the proxy is unreachable

I connect to the the corporate VPN, and inside the corporate network (or VPN) I need to use the corporate proxy server, using an autoproxy configuration. When I disconnect from the VPN Opera detects ...