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41 views

How to get a comprehensive listing of all URLs accessed during a web browsing session?

By "comprehensive" I mean all URLs: not only those listed by the typical browser's history function, which I'll refer to as the "primary" URLs, but also all those other URLs accessed by the browser in ...
0
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0answers
42 views

Webkit based browsers on Mac refuse to load certain websites or resources, other browsers work fine from the same machine

OK, this one has really been puzzling me. Certain websites (such as instapaper.com ) or certain resources (such as the CSS and images for icanhazcheezeburger.com sites) refuse to load at all in ...
0
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0answers
18 views

Webkit, Safari, Fluid app unresponsive web inspector

I am having an issue where all webkit browsers, including safari, chrome, and fluid app. I am running updated os x mavericks. The web inspector sometimes will not show all elements. I am viewing a ...
0
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1answer
18 views

support level for w3c specifications for different broswers

Where can I find information on the level of browser support, for each browser, for w3c HTML5/CSS3 specification. I found a Wikipedia Article which provides some info on this, but the comparison ...
1
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4answers
61 views

On OSX, how can I reload all visible browser windows at once?

I'd like to reload/refresh all my open/visible browser windows at once. Ideally I'm looking for one keyboard shortcut, or something like the existing contextual menu for reloading all tabs in a ...
0
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0answers
203 views

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 ...
1
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1answer
263 views

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 ...
0
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1answer
33 views

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 ...
1
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1answer
587 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 ...
0
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0answers
199 views

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.
0
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1answer
119 views

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 ...
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1answer
57 views

Cloning browser data to another computer [closed]

I have 5 different browsers on the same computer. Is cloning the passwords/usernames and other data as easy as copying over the information under App Data for Windows? Edit: As mentioned below, are ...
0
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1answer
575 views

Sync chrome tabs with safari locally

I want to be able to check my open tabs on my iOS devices that I have open on my Mac's Chrome browser. I have looked up if its a possibility to sync Chrome directly with iCloud but its not possibile. ...
4
votes
1answer
380 views

How does my browser know I've visited a page if the URL is redirecting?

How do Chrome, Safari, Firefox or other browsers know you've visited the destination URL of a redirecting link? I've always found it interesting that the browsers know the URL a redirecting URL lands ...
4
votes
2answers
873 views

How can I make the Page Up and Page Down keys scroll a full screenful in browsers?

For as long as I can remember I have been frustrated by the browser behavior whereby using the Page Up and Page Down keys on the keyboard doesn't scroll the web page by a full screenful. Whenever I am ...
0
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2answers
649 views

Separate Cookies Per Tab

I purchased a program that runs a .json script to purchase products from a specific website for me. The program automatically opens my browser. And I can also run multiple instances of the program at ...
0
votes
1answer
35 views

Launch Safari from Chrome

I have a web application which has compatibility issues with MAC chrome, is there a way I can launch the same web application in Safari using any script after checking if the browser is chrome. ...
2
votes
0answers
212 views

Improving Chrome performance on OSX

There are a number of sites that do not display properly on Safari and I need to switch to Chrome. Although when the content of the sites requires flash player, Chrome will consume a significant ...
6
votes
2answers
3k views

Alternatives to the ClickToPlugin Safari extension for Chrome users

I have been using Safari with ClickToPlugin and was wondering if there was anything similar for Chrome. I am looking for both the click-through to plugin functionality as well as the HTML5 video ...
0
votes
1answer
171 views

Is there a quick and easy way to switch Tor on/off in Chrome and other browsers?

Recently I was playing around with the Tor Browser. It is quite slow though, so it got me thinking that perhaps there is a better way to use Tor. I attempted to follow instructions on a few websites ...
4
votes
1answer
53 views

Are there any extensions for browsers that open a chatroom based on people searching for the same thing?

I was reading an old Linux Magazine and there was an article about a defunct project called "search party" which would optionally open a chatroom when doing a google search so that you could talk to ...
0
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1answer
245 views

How can I prevent a popup browser window from appearing when I'm on wifi networks?

In particular, plenty of cafes/institutions/whatever popup a window to let you login/pay for internet. This window pops up as soon as I'm connected to the network. Inevitably, if I just go to a ...
2
votes
1answer
217 views

How to disallow redirects to specific sites?

I would like disallow all redirects to specific sites (e.g. loomia.com). How can I do this? A browser-independent solution is preferable, of course, but if that's not available, I am looking for a ...
3
votes
1answer
588 views

Access bookmarks bar with keyboard shortcuts a la Safari

Pretty much the only reason I still choose to use Safari over Google Chrome is the ability to access your bookmarks with keyboard shortcuts. For the first 9 bookmarks in your bookmarks bar, you're ...
1
vote
4answers
215 views

Where can I find a good free password protected app/service which prevents access to any adult material through the browsers?

Where can I find a good free password protected App/service which prevents access to any adult material through the browsers? I need to block all adult sites and adult content from Firefox, Chrome ...
6
votes
1answer
5k views

How to change TAB font size in ANY BROWSER

I just can't work near PCs anymore my eyes hurt - I am developer. I use browser a lot. I tried all of them: IE, Safari, FF, Chrome - they all are bad at the most simplest thing - large font size for ...
0
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0answers
127 views

Chrome won't find Gmail on Lion 10.7.3; Safari won't launch at all

Recently did a clean install of 10.7.3. Use Chrome, Firefox, and occasionally Safari. Things are fairly OK on all applications (previous upgrade without clean reinstall ended me up with all kinds of ...
2
votes
2answers
30k views

How can I enable touch pad scrolling on a Sony Vaio?

I mostly use Chrome or Safari to navigate and would like to enable touchpad scrolling.
3
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1answer
951 views

Is it possible set Private Browsing or Incognito as default, and log in to access history/stored logins?

I love private browsing and I always set up a private or incognito browser when I am letting others use my computer for a few minutes. I think it would be fantastic if private browsing was enabled ...
2
votes
1answer
959 views

How do you Open a “Task Manager” (as in Chrome) in Safari?

I assumed that since both browsers are based on WebKit, that this feature would crossover, or whatnot... I guess I'm wondering if any of the Google Chrome "nerd" stuff, especially the "task manager" ...
1
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2answers
167 views

Re-open previously opened tabs in Safari?

I've recently converted to Safari 5 on Mac OS X SL from Chrome 13 and was wondering whether Safari has a similar option to Google Chrome's "reopen previously closed tabs" on startup. I.e., every time ...
2
votes
2answers
1k views

Problems rendering images in Chrome/Firefox/Safari

I noticed recently that some web images look pixelated and gradients look dithered. PNG images seem to have "JPEG artifacts." I never had this problem before and I don't remember making any big ...
1
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0answers
362 views

How can I sync bookmarks between Windows Safari and Google Chrome? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to sync bookmarks between Firefox, Chrome, and Safari on multiple computers? How can I sync bookmarks between Windows Safari and Google Chrome? I have tried Xmarks, ...
2
votes
1answer
351 views

Stop safari from auto refreshing pages

About two days ago, when I visit a particular site in an intranet of my company, the pages I load from there automatically reload every 65 seconds. I have Mac Book pro and this happens when I use ...
0
votes
0answers
68 views

localhost:55555 only works with Opera [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: WebMatrix/IIS Express only works with Opera! Older question... Which is dead... Basically, only Opera works opening localhost (IIS Express/WebMatrix). For details on ...
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votes
1answer
1k views

WebMatrix/IIS Express only works with Opera!

When I try to test (or "Run"...) my WebMatrix website (PHP) (IIS Express), only Opera works. All other browsers refuse to connect to the server ("http://localhost:55555/", for example). Internet ...
2
votes
3answers
861 views

Make Chrome new tab links open in Safari

Is there a way to make "open in a new tab" links in Chrome open in Safari? I'd like to use Chrome as an "email" program with just my gmail page, but I want to use Safari as my main web browser, so I ...
9
votes
2answers
5k views

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. ...
1
vote
1answer
551 views

How do I change the URL handler for Apple Mail?

When I highlight and right-click on text in an email message in Apple Mail 4.4 (1082), I can select "Search in Google". Despite having either Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox set as my default web ...
1
vote
3answers
4k views

Why would an MP3 play in Safari but not Chrome?

I've tried playing an MP3 on two MacBooks in Google Chrome and have had no luck in playing it in the browser; I have no issues in Safari. In Chrome, the audio player controls load, but the actual ...
2
votes
1answer
618 views

Can I use vi keybindings in the Chrome/Safari JavaScript console?

I'd like to be able to use vi keybindings in the Chrome JavaScript console (cmd-opt-J in OS X, ctrl-shift-J elsewhere, I think). Basically, I want to be able to hop around and edit like I do in vim. ...
5
votes
4answers
4k views

Pasting a download link into Google Chrome for OS X

When I want to download something in Safari, like http://foo.com/bar.zip, all I have to do is paste that link into the Downloads window. Is there a way to do this in Chrome? I've gotten used to ...
3
votes
1answer
617 views

Sync Chrome Bookmarks to Safari (or iPhone) w/o XMarks

I'm trying to find a way to sync bookmarks (one way from Chrome to Safari) ultimately so I can sync them to the iPhone but continue to use Chrome as my fulltime desktop browser. Alternatively, I ...
0
votes
1answer
64 views

Adding Google Chrome to Safari for Windows “Develop”

The Safari for Windows Develop menu has the item Open Page with ..., but the only choice is Internet Explorer. I want to be able to use Google Chrome. How does Safari for Windows decide what to put ...
1
vote
1answer
77 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 ...
1
vote
3answers
539 views

Automatically refreshing a browser when a particular file in a directory changes?

Are there any add-ons that will cause a browser to automatically refresh a page when a particular file changes on disk?
3
votes
2answers
409 views

Can't connect to research.microsoft.com on home Qwest DSL connection

I have a puzzling issue regarding accessing research.microsoft.com from my home Qwest DSL connection. By default, I frequently get timeouts when accessing research.microsoft.com from Firefox, Safari, ...
0
votes
3answers
991 views

Flash plugin locks up Firefox, Chrome and Safari behind a corporate proxy, IE6 works fine

At work I am forced by corporate policy to use IE6. Obviously this is not so good so I use FF for most of my browsing. However there is a problem once I have installed the Flash plug-in - FF locks ...
0
votes
1answer
170 views

Chrome, FF, and even Safari crash on file selection

MBP running 10.6. This started on the Apache JIRA site. I went to attach a file to a JIRA entry in Chrome 4.0.249.30. Chrome crashed, repeatedly, every time I selected a file from the choose file ...
0
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2answers
2k views

Is it possible to get Safari / OS X style font rendering in Chrome or Firefox? How?

I prefer the OS X / Safari-on-Windows font rendering engine over Windows' ClearType, but I am not fond of Safari as a browser. Given that Chrome also uses Webkit, is it possible to enable/port the ...