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SWF file from website crashes computer on Ubuntu 12.04.3 LTS but not Win 8

If I visit the website (with Firefox 26.0 or Chrome) http://betway.com/sports-betting then on Ubuntu 12.04.3 LTS (on a brand new Lenovo S540, Haswell i7, 8Gb RAM, 10gb linux swap-drive), and use ...
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How to watch ALL Youtube videos fullscreen

There are some youtube videos which I can view full screen such as: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qt1WVeyMqdo There are also some videos which I cannot view full screen (it does not fill the screen) ...
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How to force Firefox to load Google in non-HTTPS

When I type http://www.google.co.uk in the URL bar Firefox rewrites it as https://www.google.co.uk. This is a problem for me as HTTPS is blocked on my network for content filtering purposes. Until a ...
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How to revert to default google search from google.com/cse?

I have a problem with Google search in both Chrome and Firefox, when I type a search query, it will search at http://www.google.com/cse? rather than at https://www.google.com/#q= or at ...
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124 views

How do I check if a process (Firefox) has quit?

I am using Ubuntu 12.04 64-bit, with all updates installed. I made a simple shell script that starts a SOCKS5 tunnel and launches Firefox (with correct network proxy settings) to use the tunnel. How ...
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Can't send mail in Lotus iNotes 8.5.2 in Firefox 15 and Ubuntu 12.04

Can't send mail in Lotus iNotes 8.5.2. I'm running Firefox 15.0 in Linux Ubuntu 12.04. When in 'Full mode' - Every other button works okay, such as 'New' or 'Reply' or 'Mark as' or 'Retention' but ...
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Can't re-open “Group My Tabs” page after killing Firefox

Due to memory problems I closed Firefox whilst the Group My Tabs (Ctrl+Shift+E) feature was displaying the multiple tab groups. After 20 minutes the process still hadn't finished so killall firefoxed ...
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Import Google Chrome bookmarks from Windows into Mozilla Firefox in Ubuntu

I was a Windows user for last 5 years but wanted to switch into Ubuntu World. I saved too many (around 100) bookmarks into chrome while using Windows. Now I want to import those bookmarks into Ubuntu ...
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firefox could not initialize security component

One day I decided to have a separate instance of firefox running alone side my current instance - not the private browsing fashion. I knew profiles were the way to do it. So I did something like this ...