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How to open multiple whatsapp web session? [migrated]

I have to provide a double software assistance service, each software has its phone number and I want to enable whatsapp business to support customers. My question is, how can I handle multiple ...
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How to dowload files with original timestamp?

Many web sites ask us to login before downloading real contents files, and restrict us to download files from it with a cli program such as wget or curl. So we must download files with a browser, ...
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Is there a way to modify how webRTC works so to not leak my IP? (tfor example through plugins in the browser?)

question is in the headline - I just want to webRTC not leaking my IP, but I still have to use it. Is there any way through plugins - I have installed and tested a few, but I can't wrap my mind around ...
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Is there a way to save and restore web browser tabs INCLUDING THEIR HISTORY (and other possible tab data) to a text file?

Upgrading from Linux Mint 18 came with loosing all my navigator tabs. Luckily I had a backup of my old distribution. However, I'm now stuck with it and more and more things stop working. I know there ...
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save website when creating a bookmark

I'm saving lots of bookmarks but the websites change when I revisit them days or month later. Is there a way to save the entire page automatically when making a bookmark so that I will get an option ...
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How to Set A secondary Debugging software in Windows 10 TaskManager Debug

I would like to know if there is a way to add a secondary debugging software, to the right click context menu of the TaskManager, Prefferably SublimeText Editor 3, or any other similar software, ...
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How to take screenshots of a list of URLs

I need to save thumbnail-sized screenshots of about 20 intranet pages and repeat every week. I ruled out using an online service because the screenshots are business information. I ruled out ...
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Citrix unable to start session in Firefox Quantum

In order to access the database service DBoD it is necessary to create a session through Citrix Receiver. But in Firefox this is no longer possible. Is this because "Citrix Receiver" was replaced by "...
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Any Chrome's plugin for context menu modification or how to get rid of "Emoji" item

The world has gone mad about emojis. I can understand this and safely ignore. But having "Emoji" menu item as a first of all items in context menu of Chrome's any kind of edit box is a thing that ...
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In Chrome (or a different browser), is there a way to change what is displayed when a site cannot be reached?

Note--I don't want to actually reach the can't-be-reached sites. I just want to replace the diagnostic displayed with a message or image of my own choosing.
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Disable autoplay of BBC videos [closed]

In the UK the BBC News website (and many others of course) have dropped Flash and use HTML5 to play videos. Unfortunately they also use a continuous-play plugin which can not be disabled, only turned ...
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How to find a tab in Firefox, that runs certain plugin right now?

If the Plugin Container running, then how to determine, which tabs need it, and, if possible, which plugins the tabs utilise?
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"Couldn't load plugin" - Google Chrome

I am trying to watch a video on Google Chrome and I got this error below. Could anyone tell me how to solve this problem? I can view videos normally on Youtube but with this page I have the problem. ...
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When Firefox drops Java applet support, how will I run old Java applets?

Java applets are soon to be killed off forever. I understand why we shouldn't make new ones. But what will happen to old ones? There are still Java applets that people may use, and there's no ...
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What are /Library/Internet Plug-Ins/ and ~/Library/Internet Plug-Ins/ for?

I see a lot of old crufty stuff in /Library/Internet Plug-Ins/ and ~/Library/Internet Plug-Ins/. Doesn't each browser manage its own plugins in independent application-specific directories?
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How to allow outdated plugin (e.g. Adobe Flash Player) in Opera 30.0.1835.88 (and earlier)?

If you are interested in resolving the same issue in Opera 30.0.1835.125 (or later), please proceed here. There is a plenty of stone age machines, where the modern versions of Adobe Flash are just ...
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How to allow outdated plugin (e.g. Adobe Flash Player) in Opera 30.0.1835.125 (or later)?

If you are interested in resolving the same issue in Opera 30.0.1835.88 (or earlier), please proceed here. In Opera 30.0.1835.88 (and earlier) there was a way to allow usage of outdated plugins (e.g. ...
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Does a Java plugin for Chrome exists that does not use NPAPI?

This is my follow-up question to "Java plugin doesn't work in Chrome — how can I fix this?". Google writes that they will completely remove NPAPI support in Chrome 45. My question: Is there an ...
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How to re-enable Java plugin on Google Chrome 42 on Windows [duplicate]

As stated in NPAPI deprecation: developer guide: In April 2015 (Chrome 42) NPAPI support will be disabled by default in Chrome and we will unpublish extensions requiring NPAPI plugins from the ...
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Java Plugin Missing in Chrome [duplicate]

I have JRE installed on my PC, however in chrome Java plugins are missing, it was working fine, since today, Java plugin is missing from Chrome browser. I have installed JRE, but problem still ...
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When Firefox loads, is code for "Ask to Active" Plugins loaded?

When Firefox loads, does it load Plugins that are set to "Ask to Activate"? Or is the code for any such Plugin only loaded once it is manually activated? Note the question is specifically asking ...
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How to find Chrome extensions that inject ads into any webpage I browse?

I use the Google Chrome browser. Recently I noticed random ads showing up - either on the page content, or by redirection - when I click on a link an ad page opens instead of the proper page. I ...
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how to inspect the footer of a website with Firefox GCLI plugin?

How do I use GCLI to view the footer for a wordpress blog? Typically, the footer isn't viewable because as you scroll down, older items are loaded to the page. While not infinite, for practical ...
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Right click in Flash, why does it crash?

This has been bugging me for so long that i already learned to accept it as something unavoidable. I had this problem on Windows 7, 8, 8.1 on different hardware and Firefox- and Flash player versions. ...
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Java plugin refuses to run

My girlfriend asked me for help with her computer; Windows 7 64-bit. She is not able to view or use anything that requires a Java plugin. I figured it would be a fairly simply fix, however, I was ...
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Can't install Google Earth plugin in Chrome on OSX

This is weird. A few months ago I had the plugin running just fine in Chrome. Now it's not showing up (OSX 10.9.5, Chrome Version 40.0.2214.111 (64-bit)). When I go to http://www.google.com/intl/en/...
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Windows 7: files acting hyperlinks

This may be a somewhat silly question, but have you ever wanted to write a text file whose only contents were a hyperlink, such that when the user clicks on this file, the web browser of choice ...
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How to disable VLC plugin for Firefox?

How do you completely remove and/or disable the VLC plugin for Firefox? Standalone VLC is great, but for some reason, it never works in Firefox. It takes forever to load and then it doesn't play ...
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Profiles for setting margin/header/footer on print from browser.

Sometimes I need to print a webpage without margins, header or footer. I can set the margins manually, but then I have to reset the margins when I want to print normally. I can select the browser ...
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Setting up swan DVR mobile

I need help setting up my swan DVR, specifically connecting it to my router. The main issue is in the network setup, it asks for a media port (default 09000) and a web port (default 00080). I'm not ...
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Detect the responsible file for Unknown Plugin in Chrome

Chrome 35 on Windows 7 x64 has a plugin that is unknown I run MalwareBytes Anti-Malware in resident mode, and I did a full scan with MS Security Essentials (which does not run resident), nothing came ...
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Possible to trick plugin by "faking" a website?

This one seems like a long shot, but I'll try anyways. I have a web videogame that I downloaded from an old website. Now that website has gone down. I have the game and all the resources the game ...
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Chrome will not load a web page with an <embed> element

I have been trying to get a simple sound web page going: Sound.html <script> function PlaySound () { var sounder = document.getElementById ("ToneA") ; sounder.Play () ; } </script>...
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How can I remove a website from the exceptions list for a plugin on Mozilla Firefox that is set to "ask to activate"?

I normally have Mozilla Firefox ask me before activating shockwave flash on account of a slight bit of instability I notice when I tried to use YouTube. I have it set to "allow and remember" on most ...
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How to run two browsers (Firefox) with Java plugins in Windows (7) having different versions (1.6 and 1.7)?

For an old KVM switch I need to run a browser with Java 1.6. But for all other cases I want to use the latest Java browser plugin which is 1.7. On Linux I can create two profiles and put in each a ...
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not sure if click to play is functioning in firefox

Yesterday, I installed java from here. I set firefox click to play. about:config click to play - true. I restarted(just in case). That same day I tried to go to this verify page on java.com FF ...
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Stop Firefox from asking to install flash and other plugins

I have absolutely zero desire for Firefox to have flash and any other 3rd party plugins installed for rendering web content. Many times when I view web pages I get presented with obnoxious dialogs ...
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Redirection from email addresses bound to site that asks them

I would like to: Have distinct email address for any site I register on Quick way to generate and "bind" random address to a site Automatic forwarding from these addreses to "main" address Block any ...
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Google Chrome: "java plugin is out of date" issue

OS: Ubuntu 12.04 Browser: Google Chrome Plugin: Java Issue is regarding the java plugin, a message shows up at top of screen that Plugin is out of date even when i have latest java installed on my ...
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Change java plugin for a single user on ubuntu

I need to use a specific version of java plugin in firefox to use VPN software. I would prefer not to change the default version of java as that would affect other users of the system. To further ...
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Roozz player: How to get rid of?

I keep getting this popup every now and then on my Windows 7 laptop: I found this Roozz player in "Add/Remove programs" and uninstalled it, but the popup still appears. I do not remember installing ...
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Why is google talk plugin video accelerator crashing on startup?

I believe this problem could happen to any linux installation with the google-talkplugin and NVidia optimus, but I'll post my system specs just in case anyone is wondering: Fedora 18, 64 bits, Dell ...
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Browser plugin to resize window for brower testing

When im making a website i work on my 22" external display, which is fine, but to get a better idea of what the site will look like on smaller screens i have to resize my browser window. At the ...
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link copy plugin for firefox

I need to copy links in the clipboard by clicking on them - one click, one copy. Is there possibility to do it with some Firefox plugin or something?
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Java issue in Google Chrome

So I updated Java 7 Update 9 (Which was working fine) to Java 7 Update 10, and now I can't use Java in my Google Chrome browser, I get the error message "Java(TM) is required to view some elements on ...
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Replace only a specified font in Chrome

I find Georgia taxing, as it's become all the rage on too many websites in the last year or so. I've got custom stylesheets set up in Chrome to tweak a number of sites I like, but it becomes ...
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How can I set Foxit as the default plugin for handling PDFs in Firefox?

I recently installed PDFArchitect, which replaced the Foxit reader plugin in Firefox. How can I set Foxit's plugin as default for handling in-browser PDF files?
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Why Java in Chrome browser is not actual

Chrome tells me:"The Java plug-in was blocked because it is out of date." I actualise it to newest version by .exe file on refered link http://java.com/en/download/index.jsp but Chrome still tells me ...
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How to only allow a custom subset of plugins in Firefox?

I keep the Firefox setting plugin.scan.plid.all set to false, since too many programs automatically add their own invasive Firefox plugins to the Windows registry whenever they are installed and/or ...
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PDF files are opening in Firefox, undesiredly

PDF files have suddenly started to open within the browser windows of Firefox 17. The PDF files are being displayed with the Adobe Acrobat plugin, which is odd, since I have explicitly disabled the ...
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