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Failing to save Hosted Web App project in VS2015

When trying to create a new "Hosted Web App" UWP project in VS 2015 Enterprise Update 2, it seems to create the project (the Solution Explorer shows the files) but when I try and launch it, it says ...
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Beef installation problem in Windows 10 - 64 bit

I am trying to install Beef in a WIndows 10 - 64 bit PC. I followed the instructions provided in the following link: https://github.com/beefproject/beef/blob/master/INSTALL.txt But I keep getting ...
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WebApp for managing music library? [closed]

Is there something like iTunes, MediaMonkey, MusicBee or Amarok as a WebApp? I've a quite large music library, well sorted, tagged. Currently I manage my Music with MusicBee(Windows), Amarok(Linux) ...
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Edit host file to redirect domains, Hackxor?

I am playing with a vulnerable web application game called Hackxor. The installation instruction says... "Configure your hosts file (/etc/hosts on linux) to redirect the following domains to the IP ...
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Getting default Ubuntu page when I should be getting the WordPress admin login page

OS: Ubuntu 14.02 WordPress 4.4.2 Here's what I did: I created a test.com.conf file in /etc/apache2/sites-available <VirtualHost *:80> ServerAdmin joseph@mywebsite.com ServerName ...
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Text snippets for document creation

I'm looking to streamline the process my company uses to write some documents for our clients. I've used Bidsketch before and I'm looking for something similar but without the quoting part. ...
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access local host from virtual machine

I'm trying to penetration test a site i created which is currently hosted on my machine using AMPPS and i am also running Kali Linux in Virtual box but how to get the VM to talk to the site in the ...
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Implementing fail2ban the correct way

I have a Django web app where people write comments and upvote/downvote others' comments. The webserver is gunicorn + nginx (reverse proxy). The db is postgresql. The db and web app reside in two ...
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How to create a burp shortcut on your windows desktop

I have been trying to figure out how to get a windows shortcut for burp. If anyone else can figure out a different way instead of java -jar -Xmx768m "C:\tools\burpsuite_free_v1.6.32.jar"
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In KDE plasma 5, how to I create standalone launchers/desktop shortcuts to web apps like gmail?

I use two operating systems daily: Ubuntu 15.04 with the Unity desktop environment and Manjaro with KDE-plasma-5 desktop. I spend a good chunk of time in my email and it is convenient for me to have ...
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How to find-out what URL and JSON is used

I have build an application but the framework, lihaoyi autowire (minor detail), hides its auto generated and auto maintained path structure and message structure. It is fantastic but the drawback, is ...
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IIS Import Application ignores app pool

I'm trying to create a user friendly Web Deploy Package so that we're able to finish all the relevant configuration from within a single window. The approach I have opted for is to publish the website ...
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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 do I save a web application with JavaScript execution context to be available offline?

I want not just a page with all dependencies (js/css/images), but also with DOM, execution context, picture inside canvas, offline storage and so on. Scripts inside the page should not notice the ...
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Difference between “web application” and “cloud application” [closed]

What (if any) is the exact difference between web application cloud application The accepted answer for a related question Cloud computing vs file sharing websites? states cloud computing... ...
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Debug is not working for a Web app in Visual Studio Professional 13

First, I have IIS Express and IIS8 installed. I have followed a plethora of notes found on the internet regarding this issue. I have uninstalled and installed asp.net 4.5. I registered asp.net with ...
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how to configure naxsi to accept json format in rest apis?

or example one of my APIs is: Post request: /api/v0/login body: { "username":"xxx@ggg.com", "password":"eeeee" } I want to secure this API with naxsi (Nginx Anti XSS & SQL Injection), I could ...
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Browser based plug-in to paste screenshots into web apps? [closed]

I have some web apps at work that don't natively allow the pasting of images (you can add attachments) into text fields, any suggestions for a workaround?
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Which hardware cannot be accessed by web-based apps? [closed]

Everyone is saying that hybrid apps are better than web-based app, because, for example, a web-based app has hard time accessing the phone's hardware. But it seems HTML5 apps can access easily the ...
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Security of web app files and database passwords in a linux shared hosting environment

I have a web app on a linux shared hosting machine. Lets say I have a .htpasswd file, some configs that store a database password and generally don't want people snooping through my source code ...
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What's the recommended way to use/install webapps on Arch Linux? [closed]

I'm trying to figure out the best way to robustly setup webapps on my Arch Linux + nginx server. The way I used to do it before was to download and unpack e.g. latest version of dokuwiki/wordpress ...
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jsf lightweight application server

I need to run a web application based on JSF, JPA and EJB. But the server has very limited resources: CPU: VIA C7 Esther 1000Mhz RAM: 1GB HDD: 500GB 5400RPM Now, is there any particular ...
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Firefox stopped working with our app after 36.0.1

We have a web application that works on all browsers and firefox before 36.0.1 Have done all the typical things, clearing cache, reinstalling ff, etc. Multiple different machine from different ...
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Outlook Web App / OWA dosent meet the security policy

Im having big time trouble accessing a Outlook Web App / OWA page on one computer. Accessing the website gives me most of the time the following error. I do not have access to the OWA / Exchange ...
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What kind of information can Google get when I sign in using a Google account?

When I sign into a website using a Google login, what kind of information can Google see? For example on a website like Trello or StackExchange, can Google access all of my posts and personal ...
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Issue using virtual KVM java app

Receiving this error trying to use console redirection to remotely control a server: Error: The field has an invalid value: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> <jnlp spec="1.0+" ...
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Unable to open Citrix hosted application

I would like to check with you regarding an issue, one of our user is facing while trying to the access the hosted application on Citrix Xenapp website. In detail. We have checked with the user ...
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Microsoft Access Web App - Sharepoint online - user permission only for the app

I want to publish a access web app (2013) with sharepoint online to the web for costumers. I don't want that the users of the app have access to the sharepoint site behind the app, neither that they ...
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How does an Web Accelerator differ from a simple WebServer or CDN?

I was reading an article about Web Application configurations and I came across the concept of a Web Accelerator, but reading the list of features it seems it provides pretty much of the features that ...
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Bookmarking web pages

I have some web pages which I'd like to take an eye on at home, not at work. The thing is my google chrome at work is not synchronized with my google chrome at home, so my bookmarks are not the same. ...
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Clear IE10 AppCache Security request

Unsure if this is more suited in StackOverflow. ?? My website is using the AppCache API. When IE users open it the first time a confirmation box pops up saying something like: "Allow this website to ...
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which port is opened in the firewall to allow an application to communicate with an external web service

Which port is opened in the firewall (by default) to allow an application to communicate with an external web service? Is it 21, 25, 80 or 1433 ?
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Remotely disable saved cookies/logins on gmail?

I just left my job (yay! freedom! money is for suckers) and realized I forgot to clear cookies on my PC. I can call an (ex) coworker and have them do it maybe, but I'd feel safter if it could be ...
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Access Laptop Server By iPhone in coffee shop

I have a Windows laptop running Apache, which I am using as a dev server for a web app. Two days a week I "have to" work in A coffee shop. I need to be able to test the app from an iPhone. However, ...
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Why does updating a web application of large organizations take hours? [closed]

Often, web applications are updated. If the update is properly planned, the maintenance is announced and visitors know what to expect and why the downtime is happening. However, I have problems ...
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Writing a web app to pickup video stream from network camera [closed]

I recently bought a dlink dcs-930L network camera. I'm having a hard time getting the setup cd to work on my machine so I figured I could tap into the video stream and write a simple webpage to view ...
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Firefox: How do I perform “Move to New Popup Window” on a tab?

Firefox has a tab bar context menu item "Move to New Window". This will create a new window with all the default window configuration, incl. vertical tabs, location bar and whatever else one might ...
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How do I manage contacts from multple accounts (twitter, facebook, gmail, etc,.)?

I have quite a few of online accounts that I use that have contacts within them. Here are a few examples: Gmail (4 accts) Google+ FaceBook LinkedIn Outlook.com The list goes on Within these ...
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How to enable cloud9-latex-plugin

I recently installed cloud9 on my server to provide a platform for collaborative text writing and tried to install the latex plugin following the instructions in README: This plugin introduces ...
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Set up a public web page for free [closed]

Is there a reliable website which allows you to publish a web page of mainly static text content? I just need to put up a page for others to see it, even if it is temporary (e.g. URL expires after 15 ...
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Nginx configuration issues

I need nginx to serve a certain location for a certain directory request, for example: localhost/this_site to serve /path/to/this_site How can I make that work?
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Is there any online web application for daily activity logs [closed]

I am looking for daily calendar-like apps, but ones that have some text editor attached for every day. All I want to do is that when I open that page, it should open the text editor for that day and ...
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Change chrome application shortcut icon on taskbar in linux mint

I use a lot of web applications on Linux Mint. I'm confused with the icons being the chrome-icon all the time i.e. the same icon for all running programs. So how can I change the Chrome application ...
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’Create application shortcut…' Chrome's feature in Firefox?

As you probably know 'Create application shortcut...' in Chrome creates desktop/taskbar shortcut to the web application (current URL). When the corresponding shortcut is clicked, Chrome opens separate ...
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Google RSS Reader interface bug while viewing a channel

Using Google RSS Reader within the Chrome browser, sometimes when I open a channel I get an interface bug as shown in this picture below. Do you know any solution to fix this?
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Restoring internet explorer web application association

I have a computer running windows xp where I can't find any way to open internet explorer in order to browse the web. Indeed if I click the ie icon or if I type iexplore from run, it always opens this ...
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How to serve an IIS Application from a different IIS server?

I have a situation where I had an application (IIS7) moved from Server A to Server B. Prior to the move, the request: www.company.com/Scripts/this.dll was served from an application that resided on ...
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Collaborative use of bibtex as an online database (JabRef)?

I am thinking about a collaborative effort, where several people would need to insert data; for different reasons, it would be most convenient that this data is in bibtex format (the references format ...
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Start Firefox in fullscreen with no easy way to exit

I would like Firefox to start automaticaly in fullscreen mode and with no menus, tabs, etc... It's for an app, and the users should not be able to easily exit the app.
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What is a good way to manage who's coming to a monthly event? [closed]

A group of friend organizes an event about every month, but it's a hassle to nag everyone every time to find out who's going. So what I need is a place where I can enter all events for this year, and ...