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

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Does the latest version of Safari automatically refresh a page when returning to a tab?

Since I got the latest update of Safari there seems to be a change in behavior. If I have several tabs open and I return to a tab after being on another one for a while, it refreshes the page. The ...
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Safari 5.1 overrides Cmd-arrows for history even when I have them set otherwise

For years, I have had custom Application keyboard Shortcuts set up for Safari, using Cmd plus the left and right arrows to navigate through tabs. I just upgraded to Safari 5.1, and for some reason ...
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Mac OS X (Lion) Safari: shortcut to focus on search input

Whenever I need to search in Safari, I have to focus on the search bar with the mouse and then type, which I find inconvenient. What is the shortcut for Mac OS X (Lion) Safari to focus on the search ...
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Turn off safari “smart cut and paste”

I'm trying to cut and paste text into a Google document while using Safari (on 10.7). When I paste the text in, a new table is created surrounding the text. This happens regardless of how the text ...
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Don't exit full screen when pressing escape in apps like Safari on Lion

In OS X Lion, pressing the ESC key exits full screen mode. Unfortunately, and especially when using Safari, ESC is used for other functions, such as in Javascript keystroke event handling. I don't ...
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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, ...
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Autocomplete web addresses in Safari on OS X Lion?

I'm really digging the built in gesture support in Safari for OS X Lion. However, I'm sorely missing the "Awesome Bar" functionality (ala Chrome & FF). Any way to enable this option in Safari?
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One trackpad gesture make Safari crash

When I want to replace swipe laterally with two fingers (I don't know what the exact translation is) with the previous gesture (Snow Leopard's), the three-finger move, and then I try to use this in ...
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Adsense ads do not show in Safari after upgrading to OS X Lion

After I installed OS X 10.7 (Lion) I do not see any Adsense ads in Safari. I also updated my Macbook air, and there they still appear. What could be causing this? As I have also Ads on my own pages, 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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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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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 ...
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Safari Web Developer Tools?

Where do you enable web developer tools in Safari on windows? I can't find it anywhere. A quick web search found some really complicated instructions that felt more like a hack then turning on a ...
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Safari Installation under Windows XP

I am trying to install Safari 5.0.5 under Windows XP SP2 which is installed under VirtualBox 4.0.4. However, when I clicked on the setup installer, nothing happens and no message of any kind. I also ...
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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 ...
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How to make Safari full-screen? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Seems like both Firefox and Safari on Mac cannot show the webpage in a full screen mode? I need help, how do I get Safari browser into full screen mode? Do I need to ...
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Where is the javascript console in Safari 5.0.5 for Windows?

Just what the title says. Where can I find the javascript console in safari?
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Why does Safari retain login information after clearing cookies and history, even after full reset?

Safari appears to retain login information, site preferences, or cookies even after clearing history, cache, cookies, etc. I even tried Reset Safari..., which I understand should restore Safari to ...
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Safari open a web page from cache offline

I want to open a web page which i could see in safari's history offline. At-least i want to get the html contents out of it. It would be of great help if anyone could help me do it.
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Limiting number or closing oldest open Safari windows

My son is autistic and opens so many new Safari windows playing flash movies that his MacBook often becomes so unresponsive that it's faster to hard reboot it than wait for the force quit dialog to ...
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Bash Script to access Safari Preferences File

Guys, I'm on a mac and want to access the Safari Preferences File using a bash script. I want to know the default folder set by a user for saving downloaded files. I know that the preferences are in ...
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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. ...
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How to clear browser disk and memory caches from the Terminal in Mac OS X

I'm debugging an Adobe Flash application my team and I have developed. Each time we update the application SWF files, we need to clear the browser caches. We also need to delete AssetCaches and setup ...
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See when tab was last refreshed in Safari

Let's say I open a website. I then later open another tab that goes to the same address. How can I see when each tab was last refreshed?
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iMac has no internet in Safari but the same time has in Firefox

I have a 21" Apple iMac with Google Chrome, Firefox, and Safari installed. The past two days, I can't access the internet in Safari at all, but still can in Firefox or Chrome. I also can't update ...
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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 ...
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Make Safari 5's location bar more like Omnibox or AwesomeBar

When searching for history or favorites, the search phrase has to be an exact substring of the URL or title. For example super awesome wouldn't match this page. Can the criteria be made more liberal? ...
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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 OSX) 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 CmdZ 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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How can I safely close this window and forever avoid seeing similar pop-ups from Mackeeper Zeobit's malware and spyware?

The attached image shows a window that just popped up and the only button available is the OK button. I could Force quit Safari, but I've got several sites open right now and don't want to try and ...
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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 ...
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Windows equivalent of GreaseKit?

When running Safari on a Mac, you can install GreaseKit, which allows you to install UserScripts. Is there an equivalent for the Windows version of Safari?
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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. ...
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How to Disable / Uninstall Adobe Flash from Windows Safari

How can I disable Adobe Flash from Safari - but not my other browsers ?? I can't even believe this... but - in complete opposite to the iPad - it looks like Apple did not make a way to disable Adobe ...
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How to clear all HTML5 local storage from Safari?

It seems stackauth.com has used some local storage which my Safari does not show me, and hence cannot be deleted. So, in general: how to ensure all local storage is deleted from Safari? Some ...
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Can I change the order of items in Mac OS X Safari's right click menu?

If I'm in Safari then after right clicking on any button (Ctrl+Click), the pop-up menu will show "open link in new window" on top, and "open in new tab" below that. Is it possible to swap them, or ...
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IIS7.5 SSL Question, Safari users get a prompt of certificate to select

Does this error: Has something to do with this: Apple KB item Should I set it to ignore? is that it? or is that not recommended? I use the SSL for a registration/sign-up form,
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Safari Windows vs Safari Mac

Does the Windows version render stuff differently then the Mac version of Safari? Our website has over 34% traffic from Safari Browsers. Just wondering as we're mostly a Windows shop.
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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 ...
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Safari slows network speed when opening multiple tabs

When I open multiple tabs in Safari using Ctrl+Click and rapidly slows my network speed. Sometimes it is so slow that it does not open those pages and any other page (It says "Looking for www..." in ...
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A Safari Bookmark Icon That Cannot Be Deleted

The icon image (.ico file) for a particular Safari 5 bookmark, for "accuweather.com", keeps appearing no matter what purging of Safari I try to do. I've tried everything, repeatedly. "Reset ...
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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 ...
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multiple safari windows in different spaces?

i was just wondering if it's possible to keep one (or more) safari windows in one space, while keeping one (or more) safari windows open in a different space. for instance, if i'm working on spanish ...
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How do I allow a Java applet which I accidentally denied?

How do I allow a Java applet which I accidentally denied? I'm using Mac OS X and 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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Safari LastTab plugin Mac OS X

I'm looking for Safari plugin that allow tab navigation in recently-used-order manner. Exactly like LastTab Firefox plugin do. Is there any possible ways to do this on Safari?
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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 ...
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how do I change the default font for different languages in Safari on a Mac?

how do I change the default font for different languages in Safari on a Mac? Unlike Firefox, where you can specify the default sans-serif, serif, and monospace fonts for each language, in Safari you ...
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Problem with 404 Page on Mac

I have installed DNS Updater from DynDNS and now a have a "custom" not found page in Safari! http://searchassist.teoma.com How can I remove this?