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Web Application buggy on user's PC only regardless of browser

I have a user that is attempting to run reports in a web application (Avantgard Treasury by Sungard). The user sn using Chrome to access this application. When arriving on the screen to run reports ...
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XMPP, MQTT, Socket.IO or WebSocket

I want to create a website and it has a chat application. I read a little about XMPP , MQTT , Socket.IO and WebSocket. I'm confused that which one is best for my usage. Does anybody have a good ...
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My home wifi network won't allow any device to access a specific domain, but can access it on any other connection

I'm more of a layman than the average user here, but I need help. Some back story is needed to describe my problem. I'm a realtor, I recently signed up with a new lead generation platform that ...
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Download a single web page (including images from CSS)

I want to download a single web page including everything needed to view the web page locally (this includes images linked in the css). Example URL i want to download: http://www.example.com/page1 ...
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How to copy images from websites that zoom the image when mousing over them?

Many sites like Aliexpress and other have a place where I can hover over to view the image. But I cannot seem to download the image. Is there any way to download this type of image in Firefox?
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Cross-Origin Resource Sharing issue

I would like some help in one CORS issue. I have one laptop that I use in home and at work, and right now when I use it at work I have some issues like this: Font from origin '.....' has been ...
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Host Website Using Github

I followed the process on http://blog.teamtreehouse.com/using-github-pages-to-host-your-website to create a personal website. Hosting service is Github and the domain is from Go daddy. I did Cname ...
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How to display database/list online with images that show up when hovering over each row

I have this project of mine that ended up making me create an Excel database. Current state is 300ish rows x 15 columns. However, the project is getting to big for me to handle alone. I'd like to ...
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Possible to make a program to check Windows hosts file every minute?

I know how to block facebook using hosts file. Problem is that I can just easily edit hosts file and do facebook again. So if there is a program that reports whether hosts file currently contains ...
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Web pages on a Screensaver

I'm trying to make my office a bit more professional and I need the employees to check constantly some web pages. Is there a way to have two or three web pages rotating on a screensaver? And also need ...
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Does a “website or organization devoted to neutrally test different computer model's perfomance” exist? [closed]

I want to buy a new computer to replace my 4 year old laptop. I must choose a particular computer (from now on pc) to buy. The information provided by computer vendors seems very confusing to me, and ...
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Why can't I visit a specific site?

For some reason I can't visit http://daringfireball.net and it's driving me crazy. On Chrome I get "This webpage is not available ERR_TIMED_OUT", on Safari I get "..the server where this page is ...
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Some sort of organizer for websites/articles I want to eventually read?

My current "system" is getting out of hand: I just open the tab and leave it there unitl I eventually stumble upon it again one day. Obviously, this results in tons of tabs being open. I suppose I ...
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How to determine WHY cannot connect to a website

Sometimes when I try to go to a website on a Win 7 SP1 system, I get a "Server Not Found" error in Firefox and a "This page can't be displayed" error in Internet Explorer. When I test the site via a ...
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How do I play the media that appears on this site?

I'm trying to use this site for a project that I'm working on and having an immense amount of difficulty playing the videos that appear there. I have tried using Chrome which consistently gives me ...
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Looking to adapt this terminal command to block pages, not full websites

I am trying to block a specific page on a website (a Reddit thread) from being accessed on my Mac laptop. It contains the answers to a mystery game I got for my fiancée, and I want to make sure she ...
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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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Is there any way to block these popups on websites? [closed]

These get really annoying if you're just following a link to watch a news video. Edit: I used Adblock Plus just now to block all the different elements that make up that popup: ...
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How to make a website “phone aware”? [closed]

So here's the deal; I've got a website fully coded in desktop and phone versions, but I don't know how to make the website know that the device visiting the site is either a desktop computer or a ...
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Direct web users according to their geo locations

I plan to host a web site, but problem is that different courntries may have varied speed accessing website hosted in north america, for example, China. therefore, i want to find a solution that host ...
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How to retrieve size for a website?

I would like to know the size of the documents hosted on a website. A solution could be to download all contents of this website with tools such as wget -r. However, this specific website hosts many ...
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Is this list of Notepad++ plugins still accurate?

I found this list of Notepad++ plugins and there is no date on it. It mentions sublime text being new, so it may be a little out of date. http://www.guidingtech.com/31357/notepad-plus-plugins/ Is ...
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Why am I unable to access any Microsoft website?

I'm using the Windows XP SP2 operating system. My ISP is the Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited (PTCL). Whenever I try to access a Microsoft website, the following message appears: Server ...
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Squid c-icap integration - How to get url category from icap to squid accesslog?

Hi I have integrated squid 3.3.8 and c-icap (srv_url_check module). It works very well, however I need the url category information in the squid access log. Is there any way to make squid receive url ...
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Installing Open Sans font on my mac screws up Dropbox website

Dropbox website uses open sans font. I installed the font on my mac so I could use it in my projects. Now dropbox website looks so bad because it is reading the local font instead of the webfont that ...
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Directing incoming requests based on port number

I am not sure how to describe my issue, but I will try to explain. I have been hosting a personal Minecraft server from my PC. I then changed the DNS on one of my site's sub domains to my IP. It ...
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Chrome cursor selection on new website is autodirecting to strange elements on page

When opening any new website in Chrome (good example is typing in www.google.com into the url search bar; regardless of opening a new tab or directing from preexisting tab), the cursor -- which until ...
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Data Scraping - Item prices / download links

I am new to import.io and would require advice on 2 different scenarios. Scenario 1a Login is required to view the index of all mp3s and videos. After logging in, I am presented with over 1,000 ...
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Flash LSO (Local Shared Object) Testing - AKA Flash Cookies

For Flash LSO (Local Shared Object), AKA Flash Cookies, testing, I often use: http://ie.microsoft.com/testdrive/Browser/FlashCookies/ Unfortunately, Microsoft has removed that page, and it redirects ...
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Open a specific website domain page

I want to open airnewzealand.co.nz but I am in the UK. As a result each time I type 'airnewzealand.co.nz' into the address bar I am automatically redirected to airnewzealand.co.uk. How do I open the ...
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Linux computer gerrit connection problems

I have searched and searched and can't find a related answer. Ok, here is my problem. I'm running Xubuntu 15.04. Have been building android for several month. Recently got into using gerrit to ...
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What is different each IE 11 on Windows 7 and 10?

If some website is compatible with IE 11 on Windows 7, then is it safe to make sure that compatible with IE 11 on Windows 10? As a web-service provider, I have tested on Windows 7. But not sure for ...
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Use angular with Web Api or WCF?

Working in a shop that does primarily WPF desktop apps with WCF. I was hired to do some web stuff, I am familiar with web api, but have never done WCF. I am starting a new SPA using Angular. I ...
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How can I protect specific web pages from URL sharing? Temporary URLs?

This is a technical question which is based on implementing a special feature on an website. I know HTML and CSS, I know crude JavaScript (very basic) but I have no clue about PHP or other web-based ...
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Accessing web application through internet

I have an angularJs 2.0 application running in my local windows machine at port number 8080. I want to make it accessible for the world to see the application. Is it possible to do this. If yes can ...
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Grab all “non-embedded” images from a web page

I am looking for a way to grab all images from a blog even if they are not visible (embedded) on the blog itself. In other words, images that are uploaded to a webpage, but not yet embedded in an ...
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How does an Arabic web browser work

How are fonts rendered and defined in a web browser for a language that is written right to left (such as Arabic)? Does the browser switch the direction of domain names (the URL) or do they stay the ...
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Mac OS X 10.10.4 web pages not loading

I am running Mac OS X Yosemite 10.10.4. When I start my Mac, everything is working, I can browse any page through any web browser, like Safari, Chrome, or Firefox. But after some time, this stop ...
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Mac unable to browse to any websites hosted at a single IP

I am unable to browse to any websites that are hosted on a single IP address - a reseller web hosting account that I manage, with a number of websites on it. This occurs in all browsers. Other ...
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Images Stuck on Server

I've run into a strange problem with images being "stuck" on the server. The problem began when I uploaded an updated picture via FTP (I use Cyberduck for Mac) to override the picture. This didn't ...
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When a subdomain considers me logged out while I'm logged into the main site, why does clicking a login link instantly log me in? [closed]

Like if I'm logged out on battlelog.battlefield.com, but logged in on origin.com, as soon as I click LOG IN, it instantly performs the login without me having to enter my username or password. What ...
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Why can't neither Chrome nor Safari follow a domain redirection properly?

I have a domain name from GoDaddy. It was pointing to a hosting server. Recently I decided to change its settings to forward to another website. When I use Chrome and Safari, neither will follow the ...
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What is Jaguar in response headers

What is Jaguar (v3.0-11) in my response headers?
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How do big websites such as google.com have many web servers running on 1 public ip

So for example, the dns of google.com is a public ip which the user connects to. Google has a huge infrastructure of web servers. How can all of these still run on the same ip so the url is still ...
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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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Port is reachable on telnet locally, but browser shows connection reset

I am running a web application server locally in an Ubuntu guest VM on a Windows host. I could not connect to the service in any web browser. Chrome reported ERR_CONNECTION_CLOSED. The result is the ...
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Why can't I access Open Hardware Monitor's web server from any other device?

I am trying to set up Open Hardware Monitor's web server and am running into an issue. I can't access the webpage on any other machines on my local network. I am hoping you all might be able to help ...
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Websearch for multiple phrases within multiple websites?

Say you had a list of 20 websites and you wanted to search all of those complete sites for 10 different phrases or words at once, and you wanted the results of the search to be shown in an easy to ...
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How to make HTTPD list directory of subdomain?

I have created a subdomain on my website using HTTPD and am wondering how to make it display the list of files in the directory instead of the Apache Test Page. Is there a directive I can add to the ...
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Why won't my gif cycle when i try to remove the background in photoshop?

For the project I'm working on I need to make a gif without a background. I tried saving before deleting the background and it works fine. However, when I use the magic wand tool to select the ...