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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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PDF Searching/Http Syncing on iPad [closed]

I have two requirements with handling PDFs on an iPad, but I can't seem to find one app that will solve the problem. I was hoping the iOS 4.2 update would address this, but it doesn't. Here are my ...
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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?
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How do I make Safari open search results in a new tab by default?

I'd like for results from the search toolbar to open in a new tab by default, like I've configured in Firefox. How can I get this same default behavior in Safari? I already know that Command-Enter ...
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Very thin page borders/margin when printing from Safari

Whenever I print (or save something as PDF) from Safari 5.0.2 on Mac OS X 10.6.4, it has very thin borders, compared to default print preferences e.g. in Preview. I think this was not always this way. ...
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To prompt a folder location when Safari downloads a file?

Is there a Safari extension which allow the user to select a different folder location whenever there is a new download?
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Safari freezing due to Flash

I'm having a bit of bother with Flash Player 10.1 on Mac OS X 10.6.4 using Safari 5.0.2 and Firefox 3.6.10. In the last couple of days, every time I visit GMail with the Flash plug-in installed in ...
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Keyword search extension for Safari 5?

Until Snow Leopard and Safari 5, I loved Keywurl. But with Safari 5's new support for extensions, I've been hoping that a replacement would arrive. (Preferably one that doesn't need an InputManager ...
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How can I completely disable all caching in Safari 4?

I want Safari to always fetch resources, regardless of how old they are, rather than the current behaviour. So, it should never heed the HTTP headers or meta tags that dictate caching. It would be ...
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How to make Safari open all tabs in previous session?

Is it possible to make safari to open all tabs of previous session? (Currently using the latest Safari 5 on Windows Vista)
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local .pac-file URL format that works with IE and Safari (Windows)?

Say I want to use a proxy auto-config file that is stored at C:\proxy.pac. To make Internet Explorer use this configuration I have to specify the pac-file in the LAN settings in the following way: ...
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Kill a stalled Safari Window or Tab?

Spinning wheel of death too often. I've tried the usual tricks (delete Plist, shut off extensions, reset, uncheck proxy settings, and whatnot). I don't want to keep shutting down Safari, just the ...
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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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How can I force Safari to perform a full page reload, without using the mouse?

I'm using Safari to preview web pages as I develop them on my local server. I've got 'Disable Caches' checked in the Develop menu. And yet Safari is still working from a cached version of a stylesheet ...
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Keyboard shortcut for Safari Address bar?

What's the keyboard shortcut for the Safari address bar?
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How to write a tab character in Safari

How can I write a tab character in a text field shown by safari in an HTML page? I tried using the tab key with the modifier keys, but I didn't get Safari to write a tab character. Is it possible to ...
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TopSites.plist for Safari

On my iBook G4, I used to have TopSites.plist installed, which gave me 6 of my most used website pages. To click on Google or Thesaurus was an easy matter. I recently had to reboot with my original ...
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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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Safari has lied to me. It hasn't crashed

Every time I open up Safari on bootcamp, it flashes a message Safari has encountered a problem and needs to close. but this is patently untrue. If I ignore the message, as I am doing now, the browser ...
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Safari can't open a secure connection to server

intel iMac running Snow Leopard 10.6.4. There are several user accounts on this computer, only one of which cannot access https sites. Safari eventually displays the message: Safari can’t open the ...
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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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Safari Private Browsing and gmail

I have two gmail accounts. If I follow the following steps then Safari will not let me log in to any other gmail account Go the gmail, log in as user1 Enable Private browsing Go to one website ...
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Where is the “Print Preview” option for Safari on Windows?

I am unable to find a way to generate a print preview using Safari 5.0.7533.16 on Windows XP Pro SP3. Google searches indicate that either a) there is a way to generate a print preview that I cannot ...
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How to move a tab back to the parent Window in Safari 5.0?

I dragged a new tab out to create a window. Now how do I re-merge it with the previous window? There seems to be no way of doing it. (Except create a new dummy tab, drag this one to the previous ...
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How do I make a multi-tab homepage in Safari (like Firefox)?

In Firefox, I've set my homepage to three websites, so that when I open Firefox, it loads them in three tabs. Is there a way to make Safari open several tabs on startup as well?
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hovering over a link in Safari 5.0

In Safari 5.0, is it possible to be able to view links in the status bar (or somewhere else) before you click on them?
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OS X dock, switch between application's open windows by clicking on its dock icon?

Let's say I have Safari active and I want to cycle between its open windows by pressing Safari's dock icon (instead of pressing cmd+>). Is it possible to accomplish this somehow?
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Safari 5, auto enable private mode (without AppleScript launcher)

Is this possible? Easy enough to achieve with AppleScript, but I don't want a separate launcher in the dock.
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Browser freeze-ups really getting on my nerves. Please help!!! How to stop this?

I have a relatively new Windows 7 laptop (Gateway NV79). Inexplicably, all browsers on the machine periodically freeze-up for 10-20 seconds while browsing common popular sites - Gmail, Facebook, ...
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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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Is it possible to have Safari automatically close the downloads window when all downloads have completed?

I miss this feature from Chrome and Firefox. I can't find it in Safari. Is it possible to have Safari automatically close the downloads window when all downloads have completed?
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Change Safari language setting? (Mac OS X)

When I bought my MBP Safari worked fine and it's default language was En but after I added Farsi as my second Language Safari now uses my Farsi setting and show all text in RTL (because in Farsi I ...
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Open local files on Safari

I would like to know if there is a way (i.e. plugin) to open local files on Safari as i am used to do with FF or IE. Suggestions anyone? EDIT: I do not want to open the file using "Open->File", but i ...