A WebKit-based web browser designed by Apple. The default browser on OS X.

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Adblock filter not working in Safari

I've added the following filter to Safari (7.0.3 OSX) to block web fonts: .woff| which, if I'm not mistaken, should block all the URLs that end with ".woff". However, this doesn't seem to be ...
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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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Can you fake flash?

I am trying to access sites that are powered by flash, but they keep hitting me with popups that tell me to install flash before I can even do non-flash things. I refuse to use flash, Is there a ...
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Is it possible to play youtube video in safari browser on WiFi in iOS devices? [migrated]

I have a query regarding playing you tube videos in iOS devices (like iphone,ipad).I can able to play youtube videos in safari browser in iphone on 3G data connection but can not play the same video ...
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hide all toolbars in osx safari 7 whilst in fullscreen view (like chrome)

I have been able to remove all toolbars except the address and tabs bar whilst in fullscreen view on safari 7. Seems as though the option to remove the tabs bar is greyed out and I see no option for ...
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How can I use AppleScript to open a new Safari window on the current desktop space?

I need to open a new Safari window in the current desktop space using AppleScript. NOT move to another space which has Safari running and then open another Safari window. Of course, if Safari is not ...
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Can Safari show the tab/window URL instead of its title?

I am a web developer, I created a script that holds the entire process from A to Z, for deploying a local website with ease, setting you from repository cloning to logging in passing via database and ...
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“Run in Unsafe Mode” is not applied in Safari

I'm currently developing a Java-application, which is deployed via Java Web Start. Because this application needs access to the file system, the Java-plugin must be configured in Safari to "Run in ...
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Metronic image tag issue on safari

Metronic theme image tag issue on safari. image tag doesn't show image when it will selected on add or selected time but in edit time it was show image.
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How to display a text file within Safari that doesn't have the .txt extension?

I have some html that hyperlinks to a text file that is on my desktop. However, this file uses a different file extension than .txt, and I don't want to change it. When I view the html file in Safari ...
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How to identify web site inaccessible issue on OSX?

I would like to know how I can identify this problem. I have been surfing on Internet today without any problem and not setting changed. I really think this is the cause of HTTP packet from internet ...
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Open Gmail message images in OS X Safari in new tab, not download?

The problem is that images embedded in emails (such as when sent from an iPhone) are not shown "properly" in Gmail in OS X Safari, i.e. they are shown at probably 100%, which is almost always ...
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Locating and modifying Services in OS X

So, I'd like to be able to add a website viewed in Firefox to the Reading List feature in iOS so I can check stuff on my iPhone. I was inspired by ...
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Open HTML file in Apple Safari without .html extension

I want to open a .mustache file (which is just HTML, its a templating specific file extension). Safari won't open the files (security issue?), but webkit-based Opera can... Is there a way I can get ...
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How can MacOSX 10.9.1 Safari tabs be used to merge two single tabbed windows?

Trying to come up with a complete picture as to how to use these new Displays and Spaces, especially with some of the Applications which supposedly were designed to utilize this new paradigm. Noticed ...
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How do I turn off loud alert from Safari?

Safari occasionally rings a loud bell sound for unknown reason. I haven't been able to find a way to turn it off. Can anyone explain why it makes these sounds and how to get it to stop? When I ...
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Browser slow first pageload

The browser is really slow on first pageload (about 10-30 seconds), what could this be? It's both Safari and Chrome (On OSX) and after the first pageload is done, further browsing is normal. If the ...
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Can't view VIVOTEK VI-SD8362E on a MAC or set up iviewer app on iphone & night vision doesn't do what it's supposed to

I have installed 2 VI-SD8362E IP cameras and got myself a public IP in order to view them remotely. This I can only do in Microsoft's Internet Explorer(don't go there, don't like IE) The problem is: ...
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Run Safari from terminal with given URL address without open command

I'm having trouble with opening Safari from terminal. Command I tried is /Applications/Safari/Contents/MacOS/Safari http://www.example.com Safari opens and tries to navigate to the url: ...
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Windows 7 /Safari- Stubborn 'other browsers' upgrade notification

Running Safari(latest version) in Windows 7. For some weeks, on opening Safari, a screen appears requiring upgrade of Internet Explorer and Firefox. (This alone seems strange, and I would be ...
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Get Safari's current location from command-line?

How can I get the location of the current tab of the frontmost window of Safari in a shell script?
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How do I get Java applets to work on Mac OS X Mavericks?

There doesn't even seem to be the option in Safari. And while the Java plugin is installed on Firefox, it doesn't work there either, which makes me think it might be a system-wide issue. I do have ...
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Mac iBookG4--MsWord and Safari Error

I have mac ibook G4. Ms office (word) gives me error when I start the program and doesn't open. Also Safari closes unexpectedly while I am browsing. I created another user account. I did follow MS ...
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Can't login into phpMyAdmin with Safari

I have this weird problem that I can't login into phpMyAdmin with Safari. With every other system/browser I can login just fine, but not with my Safari browser. I tried to empty cache, history, etc., ...
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why Safari always GET status 200, never 304 for my .swf file?

I serve a Flash app as a .swf file (with HTML wrapper file), and Safari always retrieves with GET status = 200, never 304. Thus, Safari never uses cache for this file and downloads it each time (it's ...
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what's the actual download speed if i have internet speed of 3mbps

I have an internet plan of 3 Mb/ps, does that mean my download speed will reach 3 Mb/ps too? So far i'm only getting 300 KB/ps when i'm downloading files from internet.
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How do I disable source maps in Safari?

The version of Safari shipped with Mavericks (7.0) includes support for Source maps which I thought would be a blessing for Coffeescript development. Unfortunately I'm finding that much like Chrome, ...
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Safari is really slow accessing MP3 files

We are developing an HTML5 Audio WebApp. This is an MP3 files served by PHP / Apache https://www.dropin.fm/5266e54b27914.mp3 It works well on every browser but Safari, which is really slow to start ...
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Mavericks: Safari does not login in into web services

Since when I upgraded ML to Mavericks Safari is no longer able to log me into Facebook. When I go to the login page it suggests me the correct credentials, I hit the Login button, the page refreshes ...
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I am trying to find out screen resolution on my MacBook

I have a MacBook Pro 13". It is 3 years old. In System Preferences > Display there is nothing where I can change or see my screen resolution -- (I see you answered one user - go to System ...
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tiddlywiki on OSX

I can't seem to find an option to work with Tiddlywiki on OSX (recently upgraded to Maverick). Chrome, my main browser, is out of the question because java7 doesn't support 32 bit chrome. On either ...
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How to control iOS Safari from OS X

While developing web apps I need to test results on multiple devices, and often need to change URLs to switch between prototypes, tests, and my main application. Entering new addresses in a desktop ...
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AppleScript - “Close tabs to right of current tab” in Safari 7

I have been using the AppleScript below as an Automator service in order to get Safari to close all tabs to the right of the current tab. However I have updated to Mavericks (10.9) and find that this ...
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Mac OS X Safari/Wi-Fi connectivity issue

I'm using a MacBook Air and after a few issues with my internet line, I have some problems with my connectivity. When I connect to my Wi-Fi, everything seems ok, but when I try web browsing using ...
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What would cause a ColdFusion website to error in only one browser, on only one computer?

I'm using a MacBook Pro running OS X Mountain Lion. A particular website I am trying to visit gives me ColdFusion/Java errors anytime I try to access any of its pages. For a while I thought it was a ...
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Safari and Firefox, High CPU usage during downloads

I have found both Safari and Firefox use a very high amount of CPU during downloads (>200% CPU usage), can anyone explain as to why this happens? It occurred both before and after a complete system ...
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stopping Safari auto-Refresh on version 5.1.7

I have safari 5.1.7 , but under the Debug menu I can not find any option to stop the auto-refresh. I try un-checking the "Use multi-process tabs", but it did not solve the auto-refresh problem. any ...
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How can I launch Safari Terminal on Windows 7

I want to execute some commands for my Safari web browser mainly to disable auto-refresh. And it is seems that the only way to do so, is to use the terminal to write commands. But I am using windows 7 ...
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IOS safari Web Inspector protocol dump

I don't have access to a Mac, and am willing to hack a web inspector for IOS to be run on other OSes than OS X. I'm pretty sure all that's needed is a USB driver component. all the rest is already in ...
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Safari - open tab in last position

I'm using Safari 6.0.5 on Mac OS X 10.8.4. Is it possible to configure Safari so that new tabs are opened not next to the current tab but at the end? Something similar to the Firefox option ...
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Is it possible to change safari scrollbar behavior?

This has been driving me nuts mostly when browsing the StackExchange sites. It's too aggressive about displaying the draggable scrollbar. If it would just hide the instant I mouse away, that'd be a ...
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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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Need script or code to write all visited Safari webpages to file (mac)

I know this is probably possible, and probably easy for someone who knows what they're doing, but I apologize in advance for how little I know. I'm essentially looking for some sort of code (script? ...
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Will my portable browser leave any mark behind if I use it on my pc at my workplace thru my USB stick?

And how about if I copied the files out from my USB stick to the PC hard drive, will it all be the same, or is it much better to leave it inside my USB stick whilst using the portable browser? How ...
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How can I to show ALL tabs in the TabBar pull-down? (Safari 6 on OS X 10.8)

If you have enough tabs open in Safari, the overflow appear in a pull-down menu to the right of the always-visible tabs. The Safari UI changed a while back such that the pull-down only has the names ...
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sites are in the middle of the broswer Safari

I went to Apple retail store and had a look at Macbook Pro and Macbook Air. What I have noticed about them when I start browsing the web is that all sites are in the middle of of broswer screen so ...
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How to sync iOS Safari's reading list with Chrome in Windows?

I have Chrome on my Windows PC and an iPad with Safari reading list. How do I sync them? I am aware of the "Read Later" feature. However that is not an option for me.
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Using Safari & WebKit Nightly with different data

I want to use two Safari browsers for different purposes: leisure surfing and development. However, installing WebKit Nightly will reuse the data used by Safari that’s already installed. How can I ...
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“Safari Web Content” process uses loads of memory even with a single tab open

When looking at OS X Activity Monitor under the "Real Mem" column, I frequently find a process called "Safari Web Content" using 1gig+ of memory. I understand that this happens when I open a lot of ...
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Chrome and Safari show the same behavior on OS X

This has been bugging me for a while, and apologies for poorly constructed title, but it seems like Google Chrome and Safari are the same thing on OS X. I use Chrome exclusively on OS X Mountain ...