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Safari: Problems with pop ups and cursor control in addition to massive resource use! OSX 10.9.4

I currently have a Macbook pro mid 2012 i7 with 8g of ram. When I use Safari my resource use and cpu temperature rise to 205˚F My cursor does not register the links I guide it to (Sometimes the ...
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Mackeeper.zerobit pop-up SAFARI

When ever I open any link or search for anything that has the word Mac, Computer, Keeper, etc. A new tab opens with an advertisement for mac keeper. The website is called ...
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Beats Music not working as Fluid app

I'm trying to set up Beats Music as a Fluid app so it's not buried in a bunch of browser tabs. For some reason, on my laptop, I can get it to load, but no songs play (checking the error console shows ...
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creating a script or some way to realist items on ksl.com/classifieds?

Hi all I don't know if this is the place to ask this question but I am wondering if there is some way to make a script or some action to be able to relist items on auction websites like ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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684 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. ...
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change of default search-engine on Safari

So I got this problem - I installed Internet Explorer on my Mac and an add-on program came with it (XQuarz). And after this all the default search engine in Safari is got changed to ChatZilla (wtf?!) ...
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Annoying Safari pop up when I click show password in preferences and no favicon support

An hour ago I decided to switch to Safari 6.0 on Mac OSX 10.7.4 from Google Chrome and here I am with two issues. Issue 1: Visiting preferences I eventually went to Password Tab as shown in ...
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Embedded Google videos do not show in Mac OS X

I am trying to watch older videos (from Google Videos days) in my browser, like: http://www.charlierose.com/view/interview/3377 I'm using Mac OS X. The video "Play" button appears in Safari, Firefox ...
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Sahi doesn't work with Safari 5.0.1 on MacOSX

I installed Sahi Open Source on Mac OS X v10.6.4 and it installed correctly and the dashboard loads properly. However, Sahi doesn't work with the Safari 5.0.1 that is installed on the machine. When I ...
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268 views

Safari — new window button in toolbar

Is it possible to have "new window" button on toolbar in Safari (6+)?
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289 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 ...
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Safari Top Sites thumbnails are not logged in

The thumbnails on Top Sites page in Safari are generated as if I'm not logged in on these sites. For instance, I'm logged in on Facebook but the thumbnail displays the Facebook login page. Is there a ...
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How can I set Safari to clear cache and cookies on startup?

Is there a way I can set Safari to clear cache and cookies on startup? Maybe a flag I could use when launching the application, or perhaps even a bash or applescript that would delete files on the ...
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355 views

PDFs in Safari - Can they be annotated (setting Preview as the default viewer)?

Is it possible to annotate PDFs displayed in Safari browser (setting Preview as the default viewer)?
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How can I make Flash Player work with Safari?

I have had Flash installed for sometime but it no longer works in Safari. At least not for me. Other accounts on this (shared) Mac can still use Flash in Safari. Furthermore, Flash still works for ...
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352 views

Migrate bookmarks from Firefox to Safari

I have a Time Machine backup from a previous Snow Leopard installation where my Firefox bookmarks reside somewhere. I want to use them in Safari in my new Lion Installation. The problem is that I ...
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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 ...
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Weird behaviour on OS X, colour wheel of death, impossible CPU time?

My computer has been experience some weird issues. Doing almost any simple operation in a significant application like Sarafi results in the appearance of the colour wheel of death. Most of the time ...
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Are there any extensions or tricks to reopen several closed tabs in Safari

I know Safari 5 (on Mac) allows undoing of a recently closed tab with Cmd-Z. However, that works only for the very last closed tab. That is, I cannot press Cmd-Z twice to reopen the last two closed ...
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New user Cookie problems on imac 21.5"

I am having trouble with a certain job website which says that my cookies are disabled, but they aren't, I have them enabled. I have tried settings "always" and "only sites I visit" in the safari ...
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Safari 4 is still installed after Mac OS update installed Safari 5 as well. What to do?

I have updated from OS 10.6.3 to 10.6.5 and the download automatically updated to Safari 5. I now see that Safari 4 is still installed. What is best to do? Uninstall Safari 4, and how shall I do it? ...
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New Mac User: Favicons for Firefox/Safari bookmarks?

OK, I'll start by saying that I just bought a new MacBook so I'm working with the factory settings here. In both Firefox and Safari I am storing bookmarks to the bookmark toolbar. The favicons never ...
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Command Backtick isn't working to cycle through windows in some apps (including Safari)

For some reason I can't use (Apple Meta Key / Apple Key) and Backtick aka ` to cycle through Windows anymore... Trouble is I'm not sure when it quit working so I'm not sure if I created a conflict, ...
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Navigate Safari/Firefox or Chrome using the Keyboard only

I would like to use my keyboard for as many things as possible and leave the mouse alone. I wonder is it possible to use the keyboard only to 'click' on elements on a webpage as it is not always ...
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How can I debug why safari is so slow loading a page sometimes?

On Mac OS X 10.6.4 with Safari 5.0.1 I entered a web address in the browser bar and sometimes it's lighting fast, and sometimes terribly slow. My wifi connection has a perfect signal strength and the ...
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691 views

Debugger shortcut keys for Safari 5

What are the shortcut keys for the following operations of the JavaScript debugger: Step over, Step into, Step out, Pause/Resume Are they documented anywhere at all?
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Disable word completion dialog when pressing escape in Safari

Behavior: Load Safari 5.0 on mac. Press command+f to search for some text. Type something, and find it on the page. Hit esc to cancel the search. Irritatingly, get word completion menu rather than ...
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safari 5 toolbar separator/flexiblespace/spacer not showing anymore

anyone know why my separator/flexiblespace/spacer aren't showing on safari 5? do you know if there is a away to add 'em back (maybe with the plist file)?
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How to automatically clear history on Safari 5 when quitting?

I wonder if there is a way to ask Safari to clear history when it quits. The shortest setting of this privacy preferences seems to be "keep only the last day". I think it's not enough for privacy ...
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Safari 5 fails to install on my Mac

I just got the new Safari 5.0 I downloaded because my Mac told me there was a new version that I should be getting. But when I try to run this new version of the application -- nothing happens! I ...
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Safari on Mac OS X Cache lasts after 'Empty Cache'

So, I broke a website with some server changes oops. I roll back the changes I made, hit cmd-R, and oh noes, it is still broken. But I relax thinking, there must be something held in safari's cache so ...
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Running Safari from the command line adds current directory to the URL

I am trying to run the Safari browser (on Mac OS 10.4) from the command line, as follows: /Applications/Safari.app/Contents/MacOS/Safari http://localhost/dev/myfile.html However, Safari starts up ...
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Safari proxy bypass for IPv6

I'm a first-time n00b on Mac (but have been doing computers since before PC's). This Mac has 2 VLANs, vlan0 in IPv4, vlan1 in IPv6. Safari can surf via IPv4 squid proxy OK. Safari can surf via IPv6 ...
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Why is Safari on my computer rendering all of the colors — not just for images — incorrectly?

I’m not just talking about image color profile issues; every single color that the browser renders is incorrect. It’s like it’s in it’s own color space (or something!). Screenshot: ...
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How to use custom live CSS on Safari on the Mac?

To use a CSS on Safari, just go to Preferences -> Advanced -> Style Sheet. But pay attention to the "live" part. I mean, being able to edit the CSS on the fly, without needing to quit Safari and open ...
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How to make OS X send LOCAL IP address in www request headers?

I need to be able to send the local IP address of a computer along with the headers when making requests to a website. Similar to the way you can get the _SERVER["REMOTE_ADDR"] in php, but the local ...
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Stop Safari from loading webpages preview images

Everyday, the first time I start Safari, if I go to the history tab, I get the following message : How can I stop Safari prompting this message and completely disable the webpages preview?
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Lazarus Form Recovery for Safari?

I use Lazarus a lot on Chrome and FireFox. Well, not a lot, but it's great for crashing when you're writing something online in a form that doesn't automatically save what you're writing. Plus, this ...
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Safari Tabs like Firefox / Chrome

Two things I miss from Firefox and Chrome when using Safari on Mac are the Command + Option + Arrows, that are replaced by Control + Tab or Command + Shift + Arrows, and specially the Command + ...
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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 ...
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Set Safari default behaviour to search if entry is not available?

Currently, my Mac Safari's default behaviour is quite different from Firefox or Chrome when an entry in address is not available as a URL. For example, if I type in "Mac HD", I get a message saying ...