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How to copy text from webpage dialog?

I am using a browser based (mainly internet explorer) application, sometimes I need to click on input boxes to get the possible list of options. Is there a way to copy the popped up (like this) ...
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0answers
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How can I pause a web page's events while I move my mouse?

Many web pages alter their content depending on where the mouse is (using event listeners such as focus and mouseover). How can I preserve the layout and content of such a web page while I move my ...
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How to Save As an Ajax Page as a Text File in such a way that the Text File must contain all texts inside <span> or custom tags?

Ok, here is my requirement. I built my app using Ajax technology. So if I want my webpage to be crawled by spider, I need to create a snapshot of my Ajax page for spider to see. Ex:my ajax url ...
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2answers
98 views

Hide facebook banner from getting displayed in browser

While visiting a website (Times of India in this case), on sides of the article the Facebook banner is getting displayed. This banner hides most of the text in the article and hovers over the article ...
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0answers
38 views

Maintaining a webpage after pressing the Stop button

Suppose I'm on a webpage and I decide to load a new webpage in the same tab, either by clicking refresh, clicking a link, or entering a URL. And then if immediately I decide to change my mind and ...
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1answer
290 views

Redirection sends me to the same page when I press “Back”

On some websites, when you hit the "Back" button, the browser attempts to go to the previous web page, but the current page opens up again. It happens even when the original page has finished loading. ...
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2answers
470 views

All browsers hang on windows 7 in tab says 'Waiting for…' need restart

I'm having a frustrating problem with browsers on OS windows 7 home premium. IE 10: My web browsing works ok for a while and then pages freeze and tab at top says "Waiting for ...' and never loads. ...
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1answer
2k views

Youtube Video Page not loading

The Youtube website is working fine for me, i.e, I can browse the site fine and search videos. But when I click on any videos, I just get blank page. For example, let's say i open youtube and search ...
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2answers
1k views

How to enter tab symbol into web form?

The TAB button usually moves focus. Is there a way to enter TAB symbols into text fields of opened web pages? For example here, on Stack Exchange? Is it possible to enter the symbol from keyboard?
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What is actually happening when a web page isn't loading?

You know when you sometimes go to a site, and the progress bar (or the semi-circle in Chrome) is filling or spinning, but no content is being displayed? What is actually going on in the background ...
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2answers
1k views

How to set a specific browser (Internet Explorer) to be default only for a specific application

We have an enterprise software that shows reports properly only in IE, but I don't want to set IE as my default browser. The application is a WPF/Silverlight based desktop application - not a web ...
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2answers
186 views

How to suspend and resume browser tab groups?

Modern browsers such as Firefox and Chrome are able to shutdown and restore the same group of tabs they had before the next time you open them, and even sometimes remember additional tab state such as ...
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153 views

When a website takes a long time to come up, why does the “cached page” (by Google) do the same thing?

The title explains it... I don't understand why "cached" web pages take just as long to come up as the pages themselves; why does this happen?
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1answer
283 views

Override webpage doctype in my browser?

My CIS class' webpages seem to be using the shorthand HTML4 Doctype (as in, not with the full W3C URL) and improperly formed HTML. I'm having trouble seeing the pages although several professors seems ...
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Is it possible to save every webpage you visit?

Is it possible to save everypage you visit in a browser automatically? I do now want to rely on Cache as a huge cache will slow down the browser. A third party software or an add-on will be helpful. ...
2
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1answer
166 views

What exactly happens when you change the character encoding of a webpage?

I loaded www.google.hk and then changed the character encoding to Greek and got this What exactly did the browser do when I changed the character encoding? It looks like translation but I ...
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1answer
2k views

Automatically save all pages from specific site in Firefox on load

I need to go through a list of pages on a specific site so that each page content I visit could be automatically saved with some filename in a specific directory. It's a survey site that only allows ...
5
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1answer
90 views

Why does a webpage miss formatting sometimes?

Sometimes, a webpage gets loaded in the browser but it is not displayed properly. All the elements of the page are there, but they are not there where they should be. for example (A,B and C are three ...