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0answers
22 views

Internet connection error

Is it possible to set your computer internet connection into one source only? I used to connect my laptop using my cellphone hotspot. One of my laptop frequently used did not access any site address ...
2
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1answer
70 views

Some websites load only text parts [closed]

I'm having a problem loading some websites like Pintrest and Twitter when connected to through my router, either wired or wireless. Only textual parts of the sites loads. If I connect to Internet ...
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1answer
35 views

Can't connect to puplic websites, but connects to VPN websites

We have a user's computer that is running Win7 Enterprise and is inside our company's domain. When ever he tries to connect to any public websites like Google, Facebook, Yahoo, or any other public ...
0
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0answers
41 views

Sites with google tracking not loading properly

I'm having a strange issue with sites that have Google analytics tracking on them (including this very site). Chrome DevTools/ Firefox Firebug are showing the following resources as failed to load ...
7
votes
1answer
298 views

How to explain IPv6 in under 30 seconds

Background: Let's say I have a friend whose website, friend.example.net, is hosted by a hosting company at example.com. Whenever I try to reach friend.example.net, it redirects me to example.com. ...
2
votes
2answers
512 views

What happens when I visit a .onion website

Can someone please give a simple description of the process that happens when I go to an onion website in Tor? I.e.how many computer send what signals in what order. Also, what would happen if an ...
0
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2answers
54 views

Is there a way to find recently created websites?

Is there a way to find/search recently websites appeared in internet ? For example I want to find out latest games websites (not pages)?
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1answer
46 views

“Who” decides whether to use a webpage from cache or from the server?

When browsing to a website, "who" makes makes the choice of determining whether to pull a webpage from the local cache or from the server? Is it the browser? Web server? Webpage-specific coding? How ...
1
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2answers
200 views

Filtering some websites from internet router

I want to filter out some websites in my home. I have a few computers in my home all of which are connected to internet. I want to block some sites like adult sites for all the computers. I don't ...
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2answers
74 views

How to determine website's hosting company and it's official website?

Are there any ways to determine what hosting company is being used by website? I'm looking for places where I can send abuse. Sending email with abuse to website's webmaster is still (2 weeks) without ...
4
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0answers
339 views

How to contact an emergency service using only Internet? [closed]

Suppose you are apart from the mobile or whatever phone (so can't call 112 or 911 or 999), but have have access to a computer with internet connection. How do you call/message an emergency service ...
4
votes
2answers
1k views

Some websites don't work WITH the www. prefix

I came across a site that doesn't work when I type in the address with the "www." prefix. The following is an example: if you click on this link, it won't take you to any site, but rather display an ...
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1answer
1k views

When I open some websites its being displayed WW2 instead of WWW. Why? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What does wwws mean? When I open some websites its being displayed WW2 instead of WWW. What it means and why?
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votes
1answer
210 views

Where is the “whois” database? [closed]

Websites like reviews.gcoupon.com, whois.com, domaintools.com gives you all the information regarding a website like server location, registrant, expiring date all the other information. But I wonder ...
0
votes
4answers
352 views

Hosting under Development Website in Visual Studio to show it to someone over Internet

I am new to this one; I am currently developing an application over .Net in visual studio 2010. And I wish to show the ongoing work to my group partner... when I debug my project in visual studio it ...
0
votes
1answer
91 views

My website won't load [closed]

I'm a web developer. I'm building a website right now, and this project requires lot of changes to be done on the server. To check the changes, I'll load the page every few seconds.However, in the ...
4
votes
1answer
402 views

Internet Sharing on Mac OS X with Websites Control

I am successfully sharing my Internet from my Macbook with others but I wonder is there a way I can block facebook.com or other sites for my users keeping my access to them?
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2answers
39 views

A program that checks specified part of web page and sends notification

I have a web page - a list of items that doesn't change its structure - and need to get a notification when the item/s of interest change. How can I do that?
7
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3answers
2k views

Can everything be done in Telnet?

Is it true that everything you do on the web such as web browsing and reading email you can do with Telnet?
0
votes
1answer
55 views

What is an application for “web site recognition”?

This explanation isn't clear to me. Let me describe an application for web site recognition. Suppose that we want to know what everyone is doing with the web at starbuck. We can use ...
40
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2answers
5k views

How do I diagnose not being able to reach a specific website as an end user?

If I can generally reach web pages on the Internet but can't reach a specific one, how do I troubleshoot what the cause is as an end user? This question was a Super User Question of the Week. ...
1
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4answers
257 views

What other factors besides latency and speed influences your internet experience?

I was on the Internet before and my web viewing experience was just shocking. I could barely load the pics on facebook and news paper sites had trouble rendering as the CSS file couldn't load up. It ...
0
votes
1answer
499 views

Can't browse to any website though I can ping

This is got me. This is a Windows 7 Machine I am trying to fix a computer for a user REMOTELY(yes I can RDC to it) In any browser(FF, IE, Chrome) I cannot connect to any web page externally. ...
2
votes
5answers
5k views

How to check whether my browser is IPv6 enabled?

Is there some way to check if I have access to websites through IPv6?
2
votes
2answers
2k views

How can I check if a website is publicly accessible? [closed]

While on an intranet, how can I distinguish whether a website is available publicly or not? I gave a link to someone and then realized that he could not access it because it was on the intranet. Is ...
2
votes
5answers
819 views

What are the “static” elements of a website?

While loading stackoverflow.com ... waiting for sstatic.net While loading vark.com ... waiting for static.varkimg.com Is there some trend here? When it says "static", what all elements of the site ...
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votes
4answers
414 views

Save Website To Disk [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I download an entire website Hello everyone! I have a very poor internet connection when I'm living at home. The only time I have a good internet is at ...
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2answers
468 views

Server not found errors with firefox

Sometimes when loading pages in firefox I get a server not found error. If I refresh the page then it loads. This doesn't always happen but it happens enough that it gets annoying. How can this be ...
2
votes
2answers
920 views

Cannot connect to certain websites

Three sites that I visit regularly: michelfortin.com lewrockwell.com screencast.com Are not coming up on my computer nor any computers on my home network. When I connect via my Verizon card, they ...
5
votes
4answers
2k views

How to capture fonts from the websites?

Sometimes some websites have very cool fonts and they might even be freely available over the internet. Is there a simple way (an app maybe) which can be used to find out which font the website is ...
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2answers
1k views

How to diagnose a mysterious network problem?

For about a week I've been having trouble accessing a website I frequently visit from my laptop in my apartment. (The domain is http://www.irishgaelictranslator.com if it matters.) Symptoms are as ...
3
votes
6answers
208 views

When registering a domain, which extentions should be avoided? [closed]

I'm planning to register few domains for my own portfolio, a personal blog and another for a side business. Ideally I would like to get all domains ending in .com, but if I am unable to do so, is the ...