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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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 ...
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Extracting Images from URL's in excel sheet to a particular folder with url as file name

I have an excel sheet which contains images Url's of a particular product in column "A". I want those images to be extracted into a separate folder with file name as url itself. Can you please help me ...
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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", ...
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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 ^(.*)$ ...
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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 ...
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How can I redirect a subdomain without needing to use a port, on a home server?

Current setup at home: Router OS - openWRT Router remote access - port 80 Server OS - Arch Linux Web server - nginx Server web server access - port 81 (port redirection done in router) Modem IP ...
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IIS URL Rewrite subfolder WWW as root except others

I have inherited a folder structure where all the web files (static html) are inside WWW sub-folder, and the CSS, JS files are in the root folder. Server is IIS 7 with URL Rewrite module installed. ...
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How download multiples URL to local folder? [closed]

I have multiples URLs and I would like a online site/ program to download those files. please help
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How do I extract a parameter within a URL in Excel?

I have the following URL in my Excel sheet rows: www.test.com/folder1/?tagid=1234567 How do I extract the tagid value into a separate column so I simply have "1234567". Thanks!
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How to access given page directly on “dynamic” site?

Background: I have TP-Link Archer D7 router which uses a local web page for its configuration. I would like to download two given pages automatically using wget (as a daily precaution to check whether ...
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A String in URLs Crashes Chrome on Desktop [duplicate]

My question may not belong to SuperUser; however, I have come across a URL that crashes (closes, to be precise) Chrome browser unexpectedly. Add %%30%30 to the end of any URL would instantly crash ...
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Implement URL Redirection in Webserver

My Application Webserver is Oracle Iplanet 7.0. I trying to implement URL redirection for my application, with the below URLS when used in browser Redirection from https://testsite.com to ...
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Find stream url of Flash or html radio stream

can someone help me find the stream url of this radio station I checked the page source but i could not figure it out can someone help. radio station
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Get the Latest File from the Directory Programatically

I am trying to get a file from a given URL. Link to the URL Basically, what I am looking for is the file with the latest version ending with ...complete.mar In this case, it will be ...
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ISP default page on DNS failure

If I try to navigate to an unregistered domain like slsdfdsdfsdafdsflj.com, my Internet service provider (Verizon) will send me to a page like this. I'd like to know the default failure address for as ...
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What is the “blob:http://” prefix and where can I learn more about this?

I'm using safari, and unsure if this works in other browsers, but when I signed up for a storm path account, I see the following URL blob:https://api.stormpath.com/1be95204-93d6-4GUID HERE The ...
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Get the URL of a Page a Program Tries to Visit and Intercept It

I have a program on my computer that sometimes visits a web page. I would like to be able capture the URLs of every page the program visits, and selectively redirect them to a different page. How ...
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Host different pages all together [duplicate]

Let's say I have got 5 websites in the different hostings each. I want to create a page for each of them but host them all together under a subdomain of ONE hosting, For example. www.site1.com -> At ...
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how to host multiple pages from diferent domains all together?

I create landing pages in order to launch PPC campaigns for my customers. However, I would like to host them all together under a sub-domain of MY website. For example: I want that someone who ...
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What does “leo://plh/” mean as part of a URL?

Someone shared a link with me, which goes nowhere. The user was on a mobile device, and the link was sent to my Gmail account. I've asked if I can share the original link (might be sensitive) and ...
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Point fake TLD to real website in browser

There is a website which I visit a lot for some purpose, and I often visit it by typing the URL into the navigation bar manually, because I know where all the documents are. However, the URL is very ...
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Chrome on Dell Venue thinks http://10.0.1.6:8080/ is a search term [duplicate]

It's frustrating to the Nth degree! I have a local web server at 10.0.1.6:8080 but I can't get Google Chrome on my Dell Venue (Android) to go to that URL. It thinks the whole thing is a search term. ...
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Issue when launching url from command line in IE8

If I paste the following url directly into the address bar of internet explorer http://maps.google.com/maps?layer=c&cbll=56.18231,10.20435&cbp=12,70 the related google maps streetview is ...
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Want to Auto-Save EVERY webpage I visit (as HTML or MAFF/MHTML) - Solutions?

I have been trying to solve this problem for a long time, there are multiple possibilities. This gets convoluted... Basically the activity I want to automate is, on EVERY page any browser visits - ...
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Cluster url fails for port 8080

I have configured a clustered with 2 servers. Server1 IP: 10.200.200.20 Server2 IP: 10.200.200.21 CLUSTER_IP : 10.200.200.24 Modular Disk storage array IP: 10.200.200.22,10.200.200.23 My application ...
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How do I use HTTrack to download gzipped files from URLs with accented characters?

I am downloading a site with HTTrack with spotty results. Several directories return 2 or more versions of the same HTML file. These duplicates in any given directory may include: a file named ...
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Copy text selection with page URL as an HTML link?

I would like to be able to highlight a selection of text, press a shortcut or right click and pick a menu option that copies the selection of text along with the page URL (“its source”), as an HTML ...
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How do I create a desktop shortcut to create a new Google Doc?

It is tiresome to open Google Drive in a browser and from there clicking "New document ...". So how do I find and store the URL for creating a new document so that I can put a shortcut on my desktop?
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File URI with username and password in Explorer

How to specify file URI with user name and password in the (Windows File) Explorer, please? Something like file://domain\user:password@host/dir/file. I need to specify domain to be equal host name, ...
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Characters Missing from files created with Windows Notepad

Plain text files that I have previously saved, and not modified or moved, using Windows Notepad, now have characters missing. The URL in each .txt file has the same characters missing, the colon and ...
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How to get URL of currently opened webpage of Chrome application desktop shortcut

A quick google on my need "How to get URL of currently opend webpage of Chrome application shortcut" give me nothing helpful. So what is the fastest get the URL of an Chrome application desktop ...
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KeePass, KeeFox - default password for ULR

Imagine you have multiple password for one URL. For example, two accounts on one web forum. Seems like KeePass (or KeeFox - extension for Mozilla Firefox) types last saved password. Now how to tell ...
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URLField in django models allowing users to submit blank records, why? [closed]

This is what my models.py file looks like: from django.db import models class AccountModel(models.Model): url = models.URLField(max_length=200, blank=False) The database is still allowing ...