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How long until an old website visitor sees new web design?

Given that there are no cache settings in the HTML page, how long until an old website visitor see a new website design without force refresh?
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How can I quickly clear cookies for a specific site using Safari for Mac?

I know I can "Reset Safari". I know I can go to Cookies from Preferences and search for a site's cookies and delete those. But is there a faster/easier way to just clear cookies for one site ...
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Web: how to see multiple page content on a single long page?

For example, this URL: https://katstorrent.org/user/Mantesh/requests/. It's divided into multiple pages, and there is no search functionality. I'd like to see it as a single page, or at least scrape ...
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Certain web fonts being replaced by random font from fonts folder

I'm running into an issue involving certain fonts being replaced by (seemingly) random fonts in the Windows fonts folder. This only appears to happen on websites with custom fonts in use, or custom ...
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What tools can be used to download all images in a webpage?

I would like to download all images in a web page. The tool should be smart enough to examine the css and javascript files in the page source to look for the images. Ideally, it should also replicate ...
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Restrict image downloading from website [closed]

I have designed a website for my client but he want his images to be personal means no one can download it from his website . So can any one suggest me some security for that images or I can ...
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Running home website through IIS on server itself OR via virtual machine

I have a home server and currently have some code on a webhost for a database that only I use. I would like to bring the code (PHP) onto my home server to save on cost (as only I use the site its ...
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How to test my web design on mobile without hosting it?

I'm currently designing a responsive front-end project. I want to test how it's gonna look on mobile phones. I've tried to copy my html / css / js files into my phone and try to execute the HTML file, ...
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Is it possible to download using the Windows command line?

Without using any non-standard (Windows included) utilities, is it possible to download using the Windows command line? The preferred version is Windows XP, but it's also interesting to know for ...
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Laraval add custom directory

In laravel, how can i add a custom directory? when i make a folder titled "folder" when i go to domain/folder it shows me that it doesnt exist. This is my paths.php * @link ...
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If a live audio input and adjust the volume by using the web api

I want to make a cross-platform application for deaf people. from pic run only on the web but on mobile it does not work. Why? https://demos.subinsb.com/Francium/voice/
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What else is online that doesn't come under WWW (World Wide Web)? [closed]

I understand the difference between Internet and WWW, that internet refers to whole network that binds all the machines (servers and clients or hosts) together and differentiates between each of them ...
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How can I best browse without using my hands?

I have my hands full most of the day although I can do some operations on a computer. I am wondering how can I best browse (read articles/view videos/reply to emails/browsing tabs) without using my ...
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Loadrunner correlate IDs that occur in EXTRAES section in web_URL

I am working on loadrunner to record a web application using web http\html protocol. The "WindowID" that is used in a transaction request occurs in the previous web_url - Extraes section. How can we ...
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Automatic login to Vodafone Community WiFi (Fon) via Unix script

First I have to say that my question is similar to this one I am using a Vodafone Community Fon AP and it often disconnects. In OS X, which I'm using, there is a tool called Captive Network Assistant ...
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How can I copy the link in Google without openning the link and the “Google stuff” in the URL? [closed]

I want to copy a link in Google without opening that link and without the "Google stuff". When I use my browser by right-clicking the link and selecting Copy Link Location, it copies a very long ...
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Web Query with login details

I want to create a web query with that will add info like (Account used, username (emails), password) I created a web query already. Please find below the code. My problem is the fact that I have 5 ...
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Is there a difference between a name server lookup and a domain name lookup?

I have seen both terms being used and I am not sure if there is a difference between them.
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How to create a website from already inter-linked html files

I have a collection of html files (and related files in folders) on PC which are linked to each other and I want to upload them to a web server instead of recreating the web pages online, but I don't ...
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.htaccess to hide 2 possible directories

I am having difficulties getting the second statement working regarding admins, i am trying to hide both new and admin parts of the directory. new seems to be hiding fine however admin doesnt want to ...
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View earlier version of a webpage

A clothing webshop I bought from sent me an item that didn't match the description from the website. I sent them an email and they told me the information on the website was correct. I went to check ...
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How do I disable the <Enter> after the scan when using Esky Barcode Scanner?

I have a Esky USB Barcode Reader, Model 261-0300-01. After the scan, it adds an Enter and the application continues. I would like it to input just the scan without the Enter so I can see/edit the ...
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How to Google a question mark? [closed]

In a nutshell, I'd like Google to return pages where a question mark is present in the title. My gut was to try something like: allintitle: * "?" However Google doesn't seem to like question marks ...
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How to download Google Doodle for offline usage?

I used to play Google Doodle daily. Can anyone say where can I download Google Doodle? I'd like to play Google Doodle on my home PC offline.
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I regularly see gstatic.com in the status bar, what is that domain? [closed]

Sometimes when I am browsing the web, among the hostnames that fly by in the statusbar is one that includes gstatic.com as the base domain. I can't navigate to http://gstatic.com to gain any more ...
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Save a single web page (with background images) with Wget

I want to use Wget to save single web pages (not recursively, not whole sites) for reference. Much like Firefox's "Web Page, complete". My first problem is: I can't get Wget to save background images ...
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Is PHPMYADMIN inside iframe possible

So I used this lines of codes. echo '<iframe src="http://127.0.0.1/phpmyadmin/" frameborder="0" style="width:70%;height:70%"></iframe>'; It doesn't show phpmyadmin, it's just blank. ...
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How to link a bank account to my website for payment? [closed]

There are lots of services taking care of this matter like paypal or other online shop CMS. But mine is a more essential question: How do I do it without any of other 3rd party softwares? Typically, ...
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Web filtering using OpenDNS for multiple home network computers

I want to filter websites by category using OpenDNS Basic. Do I have to create an OpenDNS account per PC and then configure each manually? How do I link up multiple PCs to one OpenDNS Dashboard so I ...
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Where can I download Visual Studio 2010 Web Express? [closed]

I'm searching Visual Studio 2010 Web Express, where can I download it ? Edit: All the search results for Visual Studio 2010 Web Express are redirecting to the latest Visual Studio (currently, 2015 ...
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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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Weird font displayed on websites

I am running Windows 7 on a Dell XPS M1640 I have downloaded and installed a lot of fonts recently and I think this is were my problem began. I started to notice that some (not all) websites would ...
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Caching of web pages and SPA

I have read about SPA (single page application) and learned that biggest advantage of those is that save network traffic because SPA downloads all (at least most of them) application resources when ...
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Why is this MSKB article not viewable on some systems?

Once in a great while, I get a real head-scratcher. The following link: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/945011 does not work as expected on some systems, but does on others. On some systems, it ...
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Any way to save highlights or annotations within MHT file?

I've seen tools that let you highlight and/or annotate webpages and save those annotations online. I'm interested in finding a tool that will allow me to do the same thing on a webpage and save the ...
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How is the UK government planning to get access to “web browsing records”? [closed]

According to a recent news article in the Manchester Guardian the government in the UK is preparing a bill to allow "the police to access everyone’s web browsing histories". Presumably they do not ...
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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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Httrack filter links with certain pattern

I am trying to use httrack to download an entire webarchive from archive.org. The idea is to download only the archive links (as many as possible), but only the links that are really from the archive ...
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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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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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Why some utorrent files are very slow in downloading?

Why some utorrent downloading take more time although we have huge speed?? I am downloading a movie from last 1 month which is 97% completed and in that time span i completed downloading 50+ other ...
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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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Why do webpages sometimes appear as plain HTML before a refresh

this has started happening quite frequently since a week or so. It is far from a major problem, but more of a annoyance. Sometime, when I go on a webpage, the page seems to load as plain HTML. Then, ...
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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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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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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 ...