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How to parse a webpage into a text or excel file?

I'm trying to figure out a way to grab 4 - 5 lines of text from multiple pages of the same site, the information is always in the same place in the webpage. How would I go about getting that ...
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Way to fast select text in web page in chrome

Anyone knows of a way to select all text in a section of a web page (it woud be a DIV in html) without having to select from top to bottom with the mouse? The intent is to click at beginning of the ...
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Web site not down but I cannot load it

This has happened me 2nd times this week: I cannot load Overleaf while: Pages which check availability like http://www.downforeveryoneorjustme.com/, http://currentlydown.com … (I tried like 4 of ...
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Saving web pages in Firefox as text or RTF files that preserve basic formatting and positioning

Is it possible, within Firefox, to save pages containing text while keeping the basic formatting and positioning, but not saving any executable code (JavaScript)? It doesn't need to be perfect, just ...
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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. ...
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Save Webpage complete into a single file, including linked mp3 file

I want to Save a webpage, complete (including linked CSS, JavaScript, images etc, including a linked mp3 (or any other audio) file. Having only one single file of type "mhtml", which is a multipart ...
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Windows 10 VPN connection, but webpage not loading and works on Andriod

I'm tring to connect to a dyndns.org through a VPN The server side works and it works perfect with Andriod. With Windows 10 it takes a bit, but says is connected without any mention of problems, it ...
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Select column from a table with Google Chrome

Is there an extension for Google Chrome that would allow me to select a column from a table on the webpage? For example when I want to copy text from just one column of a table. You can select any ...
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How do I completely download a web page, while preserving its functionality?

I've been trying to save this webpage using all of the methods that I know, but none of them have worked so far. The website itself has some great functionality. It is able to render MathJax in ...
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How to Disable Windows File Explorer from Automatically Launching Webpage

I'm not liking Windows File Explorer's feature to automatically launch webpages. How can this be disabled? For example, in Windows File Explorer, type "StackOverflow" in search. Since there is no ...
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Regex search and replace on a webpage

I am proofreading plain OCR generated text on webpages, cleaning up typos (scanos) which I search for and replace using Regex strings. My problem is with the ">" and" "<" characters. How would I ...
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Can a set view of a webpage turned into something like a desktop widget?

edit I'm interested to do this on Windows, Linux and Mac. :) I am curious if there is already a way to create something like a desktop widget out of only a selected part of a webpage. There are many ...
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Develop proper 'path' to an image file inside javascript

I have some files located in this path: c:\users\john\bin\touch-2.4.2\examples\dancesites\app\view\Login.js. Specifically, I have the following directory structure: [app] [view] Login.js ...
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fuzzy images on web page when zoomed in

I have an image which has been added to a web page by using: <img src="file:/C:/Documents and settings/administrator/desktop/A.bmp"> However when I zoom in using firefox, the image becomes ...
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Programatically parsing web pages

I want to programatically parse some Web pages on sites that do not have a publicly available API. For example check if my grades are ready at the university. Has anyone done anything like this and ...
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How do I print unprintable web pages?

I want to print out a web page that seems to be unprintable in both Firefox and Chrome. It is multiple pages but when I print it out in Firefox and Chrome, they only print the first page. The only ...
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After installing LVM /var I can't access webpage of CMS on apache2

I added new hard drive to existing volume group. I then created new logical partition /var. I then added new entry to fstab and rebooted All appeared well with no problems. However, I can no longer ...
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Youtube not loading completely in chrome

Dont know why youtube is not loading completely in chrome.It was working fine till yesterday.Few screenshots are normal zoom pic and zoom:50%.My internet speed is fine as all other sites are opening ...
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Use a webpage as a screen saver

We have a number of retail stores that sell laptops. There are a number of display models on show in each retail store. At the moment screen savers are used to promote different offers and these ...
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Scrolling a very big image in a webpage without using the mouse

Is that possible to scroll a high resolution image in a webpage by a specified number of pixels, automatically without using the mouse? I have to take screenshot of different areas of a very high ...
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Projector turn on script

I've been tasked with creating a script which would be able to turn our networked projectors on and off (which can already be turned on and off through the web interface.) The projector model is ...
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Web page generator like LaTeX

forgive if this is dumb. I was wondering if there was any such thing like LaTeX, by which you could write in a markup and compile it to a whole web page (of course with CSS and other styling). I've ...
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Software to help automate clipping/printing web page?

I'm a programmer who likes to find a lot of cool technical articles / blogs on the web, but only read them on printed papers. While a lot of websites provide the "Print Article" link that nicely ...
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Various web pages hanging at “waiting for cdn.api.twitter.com”

In the last few weeks I've noticed on several websites with commenting systems, the comments won't load and the page hangs saying "waiting for cdn.api.twitter.com" in the bottom left corner. I'm not ...
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How much would it cost to buy a datacenter and servers for a site like Ask.fm or Twitter and million users per day? [closed]

I want to establish a site like Ask.fm. Huge database and a feed customized for every user. I want to reach a million unique users per day and I was told that hosting providers couldn’t provide ...
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Is there any way to make webpages fit my 1024×768 screen?

These days a lot of web pages are suited for wide screen monitors, but despite living in 2015 I still use a 1024×768 CRT monitor! So other than buying a new monitor is there any way to make web pages ...
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How do wireless router control panel pages work?

I understand that for regular web pages on the WWW, a browser will send a request to the server hosting that page, and then renders the page sent back. (I know there's more to it than that) However, ...
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Capture large webpage screenshot in Chrome

The webpage is very large (a few MB). I tried these extensions and they all fail: Screen Capture (by Google) - I get a new tab with no image in it Pixlr Grabber - I get a "500" request error after ...
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How to know when a webpage is updated?

I'm looking for some way to know when a webpage is updated. This site it's really not very "web 2.0", doesn't have ajax, it seems like plain HTML. I need a way to get an instant notification when the ...
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Downloading images from a webpage

This beautiful boy periodically updates his blog with pics. I want to automate the process of downloading his pics to my computer. Let's say I want to download the 3 images from this entry in his ...
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Save webpage with linked images (full size)

I have tried some browsers and addons for saving webpages. Opera saves them in MHTML, just like Firefox does with an add-on. That won't download / save the big images so they won't work. MHTML neither....
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Why do wget and curl fail to download page source?

Via a shell script, I would like to download the source for a web page with air quality data on aqicn.org. Here is the URL for the page with Beijing air quality data: http://aqicn.org/city/beijing/m/ ...
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file select button, how to unselect a file?

Some homepages allow you to upload documents. There is a button "choose file" and then you choose a file. After everything is ready you hit a button "upload" or "continue" the documents are uploaded ...
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MIME Not Supported Error on Webpage

I have a strange issue on some but not all machines I am currently deploying across a large network. All are the same base image except some have obviously had things installed since this has come to ...
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What's the difference between surfing and downloading speed?

I have spent quite a lot of time searching an answer for this question but haven't found an satisfactory answer. My perception is that everything that you see in your browser is downloaded on your ...
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Save a google search results page

I am making a list of useful links I'm using google advanced search to find them, searching on only the domain "microsoft.com", however I have noticed that if I search again a few days after, the ...
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Visual Studio IDE how to build and view changes in browser without opening a new tab or window? [closed]

I'm following the tutorial on http://www.microsoftvirtualacademy.com/training-courses/introduction-to-asp-net-mvc. And whenever code change are made, the guy simply re-builds, and refreshes the ...
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Stream Multicast channel on a website

I have a simple website with JWPlayer. Right now it is receiving a stream from my camera (rtmp protocol). I'm looking for a simple way to do the same thing with a multicast channel. I guess that I'm ...
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Web Server Public ip address to be seen on webpage

I have a Raspberry Pi behind NAT running Linux and hosting a web server. I access the web page from outside via Yaler utility as I have Dynamic public ip address. Is there a way to show my current ...
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How to turn webpages into pdf?

I mean saving them as a pdf and keep them as a backup for future reference or for future reading
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How to move cursor in a webpage by keyboard only?

Suppose we can't use a mouse but only the keyboard. How can we move the cursor and select different items in a webpage? (in Firefox or Chromium-browser) For example, when I open uperuser.com, I ...
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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 a blank page. For example, let's say I open YouTube and ...
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Page too large for screen when on Firefox. Laptop, Win 7 HP

My friend (even less computer-literate than I) just got her first laptop. It was working fine last night, but this morning she may have hit a wrong key. When online, the page extends beyond the edges ...
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“Save as single web page” on Firefox

On Internet Explorer, there is an option to save a web page as single web page (.mht). I can't see that option on Firefox. How can I save a web page as single web page on Firefox?
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How do I neatly save a set of webpages? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I download an entire website I have an index webpage, with just one level of links. I want to download all the linked webpages and have them neatly stored on my ...
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How to convert the main content of a web page into a pdf file?

I have a long web page of a study guide, I want to convert the main content of that page into pdf, I mean minus the navigation bar, the footer, and so on. Is there a tool to do that? I am using Ubuntu ...
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I have to refresh a page several times in order to view it

Whenever I browse the internet, pages often won't load. I often have to refresh pages several time in order for them to load. I have tried using different browsers, but that doesn't help. I think it ...
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How to enter tab symbol into web form? [duplicate]

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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How to view the mobile version of a webpage?

I often share links to friends from mobile via Whatsapp... Webpages in smartphoes don't look good unless they are optimized for the small screen... which usually means they have a mobile version. ...
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What to do with a frozen web page in Chrome

I've typed a bunch of text into a web page in Google Chrome. Suddenly, the page freezes. How can I copy the text to somewhere else, since I can't select it? The page also stores the text in a ...