A URL is a Uniform Resource Locator or Universal Resource Locator, a unique string of characters that identifies a reference to a resource on the internet. It can be used as a readable text address to redirect users to the internet resource.

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How to form FTP URL using absolute path for FileZilla server?

I need to write a file to FileZilla FTP server hosted in Windows operating system using absolute path. The path in which I need to write the file is C:\Test\Batch_File\count\. The home or root path is ...
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How to form FTP URL using absolute path in windows?

I need to write a file to a FTP server hosted in Windows operating system using absolute path. The path in which I need to write is C:\Test\Batch_File\ . When I use relative path, I am able to write ...
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Easy to read Google search URL agurment _Image Tab Results_: q=how+to+create+google+search+url+argument+open+images+view+only [migrated]

I like to be able to create easy to read URLs and I want to know how to modify the google search URL so that the results return showing the _image_I cannot see how to open Google results on images tab ...
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what is the meaning of “body” in a POST request?

I am new to PHP. I have a stupid question and need your explanation. When I make a POST request with the cURL command-line: curl -d "username=admin&password=admin&submit=Login" --dump-header ...
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How to get around “Policy, Signature, Key-Pair-Id” values for a Signed URL?

I am trying to download music from a website, and in Chrome Dev tools, I find that the website is sending the audio file in parts. I opened one particular part's URL in a new tab and it reads ...
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How can I add several clickable links at once in Microsoft Word?

How can I add several clickable links at once in Microsoft Word? E.g., I want to be able to convert the following into at once, i.e. without having to make each link clickable one by one.
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Access simple node.js app subdirs with nginx

I have a Ubuntu server with nginx installed on it and run a simple node.js app on port 3000. I managed to configure nginx to serve me the app on /. My structure looks like this: mainFolder app....
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netsh command to block URL from firewall

I am trying to block a URL with the firewall using netsh command, but without success. This is how I block an IP: netsh advfirewall firewall add rule name="Block URL" remoteip=<ip_to_block> dir=...
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How to get the actual URL a post/submit form redirects to?

As you may know when you submit data through a form you are actually accessing an URL with your submitted data included in the URL as the query strings. For example, if the form asks you to submit ...
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Excel - copy text from url to cell

I've got an excelsheet containing url's like so: | column A | column B | --------------------------------------------------- | www.example.com/page1 | | www.example.com/...
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Need to redirect one of the sites to a specific page

We have 2 domains configured for the same IP, as everything is the same. We have one.com and two.com. The Client wants two.com only to go to two.com/page We have done it through client side script. ...
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Links to a SharePoint URL fail in Office 2010 (Word/Excel)

We've have some documents (Excel/Word) that contain links to SharePoint URL's (note links not SharePoint documents or sheets, just a URL that contains '.sharepoint.com', typically a library item) ...
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Why does a URL say it's taken when it's doesn't acknowledge anything is there?

I'm looking at buying a URL before I do a trip to a third world country, and was wondering why I can't see a URL that appears to be registered, but the URL doesn't acknowledge existence when going to ...
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Chrome won't launch external application after clicking “start application” within “external protocol request” dialog

After clicking on a magnet link (for example one at: https://www.openoffice.org/distribution/p2p/magnet.html) Chrome will show the usual "external protocol request" dialog where it asks whether to ...
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Unable to get image from URL at website

When I go to this web-site - http://ships.carnivalentertainment.com/#ship/carnival-inspiration/cameras - and then right click on one of the two ship cams, and open image in a new tab- it works fine. ...
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download a url in bulk and name with the url

Is there a way to load a list of urls...download the content into a folder and the name of each download is the name of the url? I have about 1000 of these url's which are downloadable as pdfs. ...
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Prevent users from opening files via URL on lighttpd webserver

I have a website that uses JSON files to store settings in. Those files are located at a subfolder, so that it looks like /settings/settings.json. If I type in the IP address on the local network ...
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Can I iterate over URL's to find images?

I have 52 files to retrieve and download, however, I've started manually entering the web URL. I was curious as to if I could find all the files in the webserver and simply download them, or iterate ...
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NetGear Router Hairpinning

I just purchased a NetGear D3600 ADSL router (upgraded from a Cisco WAG54G2) I have a web server attached to the router. External requests from the internet on port 80 are forwarded to the server. ...
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Cloak or mirror all links from one website to another?

I have 2 domains, e.g. www.domain1.com & www.domain2.com. I want to redirect visitors from www.domain1.com to www.domain2.com without the users knowing that they are going to www.domain2.com. So ...
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Is there any way of changing a url before opening?

I'm searching for some sort of configuration/plugin/program that verifies if a link starts with: https://developer.mozilla.org/pt-BR and if yes, change it to: https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US ...
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Dreamweaver REGEX trying to find and replace (or remove)

So far am using this: "http([^>]+) as my REGEX. The page has multiple urls mixed with text and DOM Elements. Something like: <li><a href="http://www.uen.org/toolbox">UEN's Teacher ...
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Programme to change/edit standard

is there a way that I can edit or change URL automatically. example http://www.agoda.com/en-au/comfort-inn/hotel/fontana-ca-us.html?checkin=2016-03-18&los=7&adults=2&rooms=1&cid=...
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Cannot install Cygwin on Windows 10

Trying to install Cgywin on my system I am getting no options at all of download sites Does anyone know where I can find the download links to put in the boxes? I've looked but I can't see any that ...
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browser returning local computer with 404

(I've phrased the question as best I can - I fear its still not good) I'm using Windows Server 2012, and being new to network management I can't work out what I've done wrong. The symptoms of my ...
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Block specific url on all browsers

I have a "kiosk" computer with IE and Chrome installed. With firewall hardware I denied web navigation except for some domains. Now I need to block only a specific section of a site, say www.google....
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Is there a terminal app for Mac OS X that makes URLs clickable? [closed]

I would like to find a terminal app for Mac OS X that automatically turns any URLs in the text into clickable links. I seem to recall that one of the default ones in the Gnome desktop for Linux did ...
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How to make Mac Chrome have an empty address bar/omnibox when opening a new tab (used to work)

This used to work up until recently. However when I open a new tab, Chrome puts a google.co.uk URL into it which then redirects to another google.co.uk address What would the setting be in Chrome to ...
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How to see all URLs retrieved in a tab (Google Chrome)

Is there a way to see all the URLs which are called when I access a website in Chrome?
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Page without a URL?

When I open a new google sheet, I see this page: Note that the URL is "about:blank" even though there is content. How is this possible? What's going on?
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Browser extension/add-on to copy title to clipboard

Is there a Firefox add-on or Chrome extension to copy the current page title + url as a link, so that I could insert it into Google/MS Office/Libre Office docs? It's generally convenient to have a (...
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Making custom port in URL explicit

I have two different web servers running on the same computer attached to different ports. Each web server represents a different website. one.example.com is served by the webserver on port 80 and two....
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SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 - Where is the official package repository?

I'd like to install nano on a virtual machine installed with SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4. There are no package repositories defined in YaST. What repo URL should I use? I can't find any on the ...
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Can you force a .url file to open in a browser other than the default Browser?

I have a couple .url shortcuts for some Silverlite material but my default browser (Chrome) can't use Silverlite. Is there a way to force the .url to open specifically in Internet Explorer instead of ...
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Why does “get” in url give a time-out?

Whenever I try to open an url containing "get", for example : http://sigil-ebook.com/get/ or http://www.softpedia.com/get/Authoring-tools/Help-e-book-creators/Sigil.shtml then the page times out. ...
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Telling cUrl not to normalize a url

When using curl to call some url, it simplifies the path in the url (for example from /a/../b to /b). How can I tell cUrl not to do so? $ curl -V curl 7.35.0 (x86_64-pc-linux-gnu) libcurl/7.35.0 ...
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how to solve mywebsite.com redirect to ww1.mywebsite.com?

mywebsite.com redirects to a web site called ww1.mywebsite.com. Only www.mywebsite.com redirects to the desired host. How can I solve this problem and redirect mywebsite.com to the host which is in ...
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Lotus Notes prefixes weblinks with file: scheme

I have Lotus Notes 9.0.1 running on Xubuntu 15.10 and I can't find a way to open links by just clicking on them. The default application for links is set to google chrome and it works from within ...
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Reset my origin to correct url using 'git set-url origin <url>' but cannot use git reset — hard

But when I try to use the following command: git reset --hard origin/master it points to a different url. (the mystery remains). I answered my question after some thought. I broke it down into ...
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Opening google url with hash (#) fails; gets converted to %23

On OSX when I try to open a url that contains a hash #, it gets converted to %23 and it fails. For example, From the command prompt, $ open "https://translate.google.com/#auto/en/ру́сский+язы́к" ...
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How to edit previous “omnibar” search in Chrome. (à la Safari)

It has been said elsewhere (sorry can't find my references) that Control + e and/or Control+k, or even F6 allow you to "jump" to the "Search" box in an existing Google search results page (this is in ...
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How to frame an URL with multiple parameters?

I am in need of framing an URL that takes multiple values. Like- ClientData is the name that should carry an array of values like name, mobile number etc. Client data={ name="abc", mobNum="...
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Jump Drive Letters in Web Server URL

We have an internal only web server. Let's call it 'blink' 'blink' is running Windows Server 2008 R2 Standard 'blink' has a D: drive with a folder structure of D:/path/to/file.filetype The web ...
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Facebook URL timeout but ip works

This is a really weird case I came across and I was wondering if somebody could explain to me how and why this happened. Suddenly last night Facebook stopped being accessible. When I tried to access ...
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auto login and redirect on a web link

To login to some websites automatically one can do: www.example.com/login?user="username"&pass="password" To go to some websites' service/sister sites one can add: ?qurl=www.service.com to ...
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Decoding HTTP GET parameter in Wireshark

I am capturing HTTP GET traffic with Wireshark and I have plenty of URLs that contain "cryptic" URL-encoded data. I'd like to see the URI split into the individual parameters see the parameter ...
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How do I re-sync Google Chrome's URL bar suggestions with my history?

Chrome has a bug: Visit a URL in Chrome Delete that entry from your history Start typing that URL into the URL bar Expected behavior: the full URL is not suggested. Actual behavior: the full URL ...
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.htaccess RewriteRule to redirect all to root

I would like to redirect every request to root by using RewriteRules in my .htaccess file (later on I will copy them to a vhost file). I tried something like this: RewriteRule ^(.*)$ http://test....
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How does a person immediately determine whether a link is malicious without clicking it?

I recently started moderating a small Twitch chat, so one of the things I have to deal with is malicious linkage. Whenever someone posts a bad link, even one masked by a shortened URL, someone in ...
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Not sure how to build detailed sitemap for website that is a web application

I've just recently begun building web applications, using Java servlets and JSP pages, so I'm a relative newbie to some of the other downstream implications. I've built a website, and because I've ...