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How can I force my browser to automatically redirect a certain website?

For example, I never want to visit jsfiddle.com. Whenever I type jsfiddle.com into my URL bar, the browser should automatically take me to jsfiddle.net Is there a browser extension for this? Can this ...
0
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1answer
63 views

Browser Redirect Hijack

I seem to have become a victim of google searches going to a spanish type domain 'en' when searching in Chrome and Firefox (not IE) browser search boxes. Eg searching for 'stackoverflow' lands on: ...
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1answer
459 views

google.com/search redirects to google.com/webhp but only sometimes

According to the internet when google.com/search redirects to google.com/webhp, it means Search Conduit has hijacked the browser. In my case, this is what happens: ...
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1answer
327 views

Wrong URL redirecting to search engines for all browsers (yahoo in my case)

I am getting a strange error first time. Whenever I enter a wrong URL/domain, it redirect me to following link:- ...
3
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1answer
302 views

How to prevent Firefox from being redirected to https?

At work, the net admin. has completely blocked HTTPS for everyone save a few bosses. He claims that way he can be sure no-one is using a proxy, tunnel, etc. to access Facebook, Youtube or other sites ...
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0answers
60 views

Redirection to wireless login pages - avoiding losing your current sites

It is common for public wifi access points to include login pages, even at times, when they're free (i.e. starbucks, many airports, hotels, etc). I'm often in a situation where I'll open up ...
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0answers
75 views

Infinite Browser Redirect

If I use Firefox or Chrome to browse to http://www.networksolutions.com/ it appears to cause an infinite redirect. The page source looks like: ...
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0answers
161 views

Redirect URL Warning (like Firefox) equivalent for IE, Firefox, & Maxthon

Firefox has an option (Option | Advanced | General): Warn me when websites try to redirect or reload a page. This isn't precisely the behavior I want (lots of pop-ups and slows things down) but it ...
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3answers
3k views

How to force Firefox to load Google in non-HTTPS

When I type http://www.google.co.uk in the URL bar Firefox rewrites it as https://www.google.co.uk. This is a problem for me as HTTPS is blocked on my network for content filtering purposes. Until a ...
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1answer
99 views

Is there a print-friendly/mobile page redirector for Firefox?

When clicking through search results, you often end up on a print-friendly page or a mobile page rather than the full page you were after. Using an add-on like Redirector, one can write rules to ...
2
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3answers
643 views

Forbid http-equiv=“refresh” redirect

When javascript is off (NoScript), a site redirects me and i can't get back to the page i came to. <noscript><meta http-equiv="refresh" content="0; URL=/badbrowser.php"></noscript> ...
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1answer
169 views

Redirect to URL using short names in Firefox

My computer runs Windows XP. I have lots of intranet URLs in my company and they are generally big. For example, if I want to access sharepoint site, I have to type ...
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0answers
201 views

When I enter an address with https, Firefox (sometimes) changes it to http

What I did: I visited https://en.wikipedia.org./wiki/Main_Page (yes, there is a dot after TLD) I got an SSL error (because the cert isn't valid for the domain name with dot) I visited ...
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1answer
229 views

Prevent Web Site Redirection?

I have a web site I visit. When I click a link, the link is something like: a.com/something/blah.php Then moments later the url in the browser changes to something like: ...
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1answer
497 views

Is there Firefox preference for controlling JavaScript redirect?

There is a user preference to disallow a sneaky redirect and display a warning instead: However, extent of this preference seems to be limited to <META http-equiv="refresh" ...
2
votes
1answer
4k views

In Firebug, how can I stop a redirect?

In Firebug, how can I stop a redirect? I want to examine and edit a webpage before it redirects. Under the Net tab, using Persist I can see all the GET including the previous pages and the redirect ...
2
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0answers
395 views

How to track redirects accross domains in firebug/firefox?

I have Firebug, I'm on the net tab, persist is on, but when i enter "olddomain.com" and it redirects to "newdoamin.com", the "olddomain.com" request is removed from the console. I want all redirects ...
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1answer
208 views

firefox 8 on Mac OSX Lion - browser redirections don't seem to work

For example, when you login to paypal and you get a page saying "if you see this for longer than 5 seconds, click here" or something to that effect - the redirect that should have happened there ...
2
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2answers
3k views

Firefox: Disable window.location on website

I'm trying to prevent a certain site from being able to use javascript to redirect the browser to another page. The script in question is an inline script so Greasemonkey and adBlock can't do ...
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2answers
65 views

Firefox loads specific subpage whenever browsing to homepage

My homepage works fine with Internet Explorer. But if I load the homepage in Firefox, Firefox opens a specific page, washer.html. Can anyone tell me what I'm doing wrong?
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3answers
3k views

Meta refresh tag not working in (my) firefox? [closed]

Code like on this page does not work in (my) Firefox 3.6 and also not in Fx4b11 (WinXPsp3) Works in IE8, Safari 5, Opera 11, Mozilla 1.7, Chrome 9 <meta http-equiv=refresh content="12; ...
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2answers
5k views

Disable 302 Redirects in Firefox

I need to temporarily disable 302 redirects in Firefox. How can I do this? I tried going to tools > options > advanced > general > check warn me when sites try to redirect or reload the page, but that ...
2
votes
1answer
580 views

Firefox extension that detects or monitors a page for certain text and then redirects

I'm looking for a Firefox add-on that can detect or monitor a webpage for certain text or words and redirect to another predetermined page if found. So basically, when someone surfs the web, and they ...
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4answers
3k views

Stop Firefox from redirecting mistyped domains to ask.com

When I get a URL wrong at the top level (i.e. when DNS lookup returns NXDOMAIN), my Firefox browser redirects me to ask.com. How do I remove or customise this functionality? There's nothing obvious ...