A "website", "web site" or just "site" is a graphical presentation consisting of a collection of web pages. A website is often generated by a web server and presented through a web browser.

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How do I highlight “copy this” text on a website so that I might middle-click paste?

It seems to be one common practice on websites which intend to give the user text for copying/pasting to place this text in an <input/> or <textarea/> and pre-select it for the user. ...
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Can domain hacks (ex .lr, .pt) be seized if the intended use is outside of country policy? [closed]

I wanted to register a url, it's either going to end in .lr or .pt (I haven't decided.) I was apprehensive that since my website has no intent in promoting or representing Libera - .lr (I don't even ...
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Should I run my small website in port 80, 8080, or 81?

I am running a small website using nginx. Since there's (probably) not going to be a lot of traffic in my server's lifespan and to avoid random DoS attacks, I am considering setting the web server to ...
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Run web site from home

I want to set up the web server at my home. I already have registered for the domain name. I do not want to use hosting services. How should I set up the Apache and the settings with the registrar of ...
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If you optimize your PC should you expect faster website load times?

Let's say that you recently ran one of those PC optimizer programs. I think it's fair to expect faster boot times, and faster application load times. But, is it fair to think that your websites should ...
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Can a web site read my MAC address?

I've been confronted with claims from one user of online game, that, according to his talk with one of moderators, the game engine allows to immediately identify the case, when the user is playing ...
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How to tell if I visited an untrusted website that contain viruses?

I just want ask, how we can know if we just visit untrusted website contains viruses? I browse the internet every day for my job and use many websites and accounts. I'm afraid that someone will be ...
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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 ...
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Can a zip file be executable?

Can a zip file executable? For instance can you have a virus in the form of a zip. Obviously a virus could be inside a zip file but can the actual zip execute? Reason i ask is i have a website that ...
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Which is a good free software for full website downloading and viewing offline? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Website downloader (cache?) to view sites offline I have been using Meta Products Offline Explorer in the past. Has anyone got good recommendations on some free ...
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Mirroring a web site behind a login form

Short version: I'd like to snap an offline copy of a URL which includes the full HTML+CSS+JS+images and saves them locally, keeping the structure and file content of the original site. I'm having ...
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HTML to display a PDF in a portion of rendered page?

Can anyone recommend a plug-in, or modified HTML code that permits display of a PDF that I host on my website, but still keep sections of the web-page available for 1) navigation; 2) copyright/contact ...
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How can I host my website on Windows Vista at home computer?

Is it possible to host my website using my Windows Vista home computer? I have a broadband Internet service.
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What does derivative work mean in the context of websites?

If a website uses pictures on some pages that are under cc-by-sa. The images have been modified slightly to fit into the page. What is the derivative work? only the images themselves only the part ...
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Can static websites be viewed without a server?

Really basic question, but I'm hoping to get some clarity here. Let's say I have a static website with some html, some css and basic javascript. No web app to back it up. When testing the website ...
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Strange web font issue?

Why is this happening? I'm using Windows 7 32bit with the latest stable Chrome build.
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What explains the differences in testing on different antivirus comparison sites?

There's a whole range of antivirus testing sites on the web. Some are obviously linked to a certain brands, others far less obvious. I found a range of sites, all giving a rather different view on ...
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Blocking websites with wireless router

Is it possible to block websites with all wireless routers. How can I find out if a certain router has this administration feature, specifically the TP-LINK WR340G?
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Is there an application to check a site for infections?

A friend of mine says that a site I frequent was reported by his antivirus software to be infected with a trojan. I can't confirm this because I'm on a Mac, and he's running PC so nothing happens on ...
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Website available ofline

How can I make complete website/Url and child pages associated with Url available offline? E.g. I want the android sdk at javadoc to be available offline so that I can go through it any time even ...
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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 ...
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Why can't pictures using lightbox be saved?

If you try and click on the round pillow on this website, then a larger version of the picture will zoom out. I have seen this zoom out effect / box on other websites, where I also don't get the ...
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My website won't resolve on my browser!

I own a website (shared hosting with a hosting service). When I try to open the website my browser won't/can't open it. In IE it says "Internet Explorer cannot display the webpage" I contacted my ...
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Visio 2010 Professional website map - can't find the template

According to the edition comparison, Visio 2010 Professional has the following feature "Web site mapping and documentation including auto-generation of Web site maps". However, I can't find these ...
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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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www.mysite.com or mysite.com are different… help! [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: www not present in some websites I have a flash movie that I am embedding on mysite.com the domain i have registered is mysite.com what I don't understand is why I can't ...
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how can i copy a html table from a website and paste it into outlook and keep the table formatting

i have an html table on a website, but when i copy and paste into outlook, it shoves all the data together. I have tried with HTML mode, Rich text mode, etc but still can't seem to have it show up ...
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Redirecting a virtual apache webpage

I know there are already several posts asking about redirecting webpages but I can not seem to find exactly what I am looking for. I have a website (for example www.example.com) that needs to be ...
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How can I find out which technologies were used to generate a website?

How can I find out which technologies were used to generate a website? Is it possible? E.g. PHP, JSP, JSF, ASP.NET, Ruby, Python etc.
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How to set the rendering mode of IE8 permanently to IE7?

Currently when I want to check how web pages look and behave in IE7, I switch the rendering mode of Internet Explorer 8 to IE7 under "Developer Tools". Unfortunately this procedure needs to be ...
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Need free service that stores files and provides legal proof of date of upload

I am compiling some documents on a proof of concept. I want to find an authority that could store a document and certify in the future that: I am the author of said document. The date at which the ...
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Is there a LeechBlock extension (or extension with a similar functionality) for Chrome?

The LeechBlock Firefox extension lets you block specific websites after a predefined time etc. Is there a similar extension for Google Chrome?
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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 ...
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How to call landline or mobile numbers from the internet?

How can I make calls to landline or mobile numbers from the internet? Is there any free providers in UK? Primarily for India
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Is there a chance that my real IP can be traced if I surf through a VPN?

Is there a chance that my real IP can be traced if I surf through a VPN? Which IP is registered to any particular website I visit? What if I disconnect the VPN after browsing, can my real IP be ...
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Is there a way to make the browser break long lines of text?

I find it annoying to read long texts within the browser because they spread across the whole width of the screen. I find myself resizing the browser window constantly to make reading more convenient. ...
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How do I prevent automatic browser page refreshment done by Javascript?

There are some news websites which automatically and periodically refresh their page just in order to show the user more advertisement. If you are watching a video, all the buffered stream is gone ...
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How to list and copy all images that a webpage uses automatically?

I have used the Photoshop slicing tool to create some HTML pages, but it has generated dozens of images, many of which are not used by the final pages. To delete all useless files, I need a way to ...
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How to link an html page on Apache to a domain name?

I just registered a domain name via godaddy.com. Is there some help for a beginner somewhere on how to serve my website on the domain. To begin with, I want to set it up to display an HTML page ...
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Fedora 14 for beginner

I just installed Fedora 14 on a really old box I used Windows and Mac OS X a lot. I want to use Linux now. Does anyone know some good resources for beginner Linux users? I want to learn to build an ...
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When should you use a dedicated App Pool over Default App Pool?

Within IIS 7 when should you use a dedicated app pool, over the Default App Pool - This is the question. Below are some of my thoughts on the question. Does it use more resources to have all your ...
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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 ...
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Backing up my website - how to do it and what is the recommended backup strategy? [closed]

I am running a LAMP website on Linux 10.0.4 LTS. I am a newbie sysadmin (I am a developer though) and I am seeking some advice on how best to implement backup for my website. My database is mySQL and ...
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Is there a way to do a spell check on the static elements of a webpage?

for example - I want to do a spellcheck on a portion of text already there on a webpage, not necessarily in a textbox. Is it possible through some add-on (Firefox or Chrome) or script? For example, ...
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I cannot stay logged in to a site with my router

I have a D-Link home router and my isp is Time warner. When I try to login to any site it does not let me. The website does not keep me logged in when I navigate the pages. I have to keep loging in ...
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Certain web pages are suddenly not rendering properly in FireFox

I am using FireFox 3.6.3. I noticed in the last couple of days that several webpages which I visit regularly are not rendering properly. A lot of the text is overlapping with other text and it ...
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Tool to visualize the layout of a WebPage?

Before I build it myself, is there a tool that gives me a quick tree-like structure of a webpage? Basically all Divs and other layout element with an overview of their ID and CLASS tags, but no ...
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Automating Firefox' address bar to explore forbidden web folders

Let's say I'm browsing some web site's folder which includes images: For instance, there is a picture on the following address: http://www.example.com/images/gallery/8392/13.jpg It's not possible ...
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How to handle images effectively

i'm a trainee webmaster. I am using sprite for images and each page has set articles (from 30-40 articles) which will have separate images . The count approximately 10-15 images in section landing ...
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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 ...