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Web development is a broad term for the work involved in developing a web site for the Internet or intranet.

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Generate Unique Usernames/Random Usernames using php [closed]

is it possible to generate random usernames or unique usernames in php? like there will be a page with a text box empty then a button saying generate
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Connecting through SSH in VS Code crashes my web server

I have a hosted web server and I would like to SSH to it from Visual Studio Code. I have a clean installation of it and the Remote SSH is literally the only plugin it uses. I have created a SSH ...
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How to use Material Design 3 web without NPM?

I've been using Material Design Lite (1.3) for a long time. Now I would like to use Material Design 3. (sporting this code which is still Material Design 1.3). <link rel="stylesheet" href=...
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iCloud password Chrome extension sets focus on first input during localhost dev

I recently installed the iCloud password sync extension for Chrome on Windows. I do web development and when I run my localhost environment it auto-focuses the first input it finds. This messes me ...
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Svelte 3.52 and Typescript (ts)

Does anyone know how to run Typescript with Svelte 3.52? It was bat file, but it wasn't anymore.
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How to "pause" a website on Firefox? [duplicate]

Here is my situation: I'm creating a custom CSS style sheet for the Duolingo website. I've changed the background colour for most elements, including the body. Now, when I click on a lesson in ...
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How can I optimize an animated PNG (APNG)?

I have an animated PNG that is about 150KB. It’s 24 frames. If I run it through a typical PNG optimizer like ImageOptim or Squash, it turns into a non-animated PNG of 3KB and one frame. I am dead sure ...
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Button to whitelist my website that works on any adblocker [closed]

I would like to make a button on my website which would prompt visitors to disable ad blockers. Currently, I created a popup with two buttons, like generally seen in blogs to allow ads by disabling ...
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Painfully slow local development and MS-SQL connection

I know some may suggest that this question needs to be asked on StackOverFlow, but I do not believe this is not a Dev issue and probably an IT/Security thing. I have posted this on ServerFault as well....
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Why does Firefox show multiple lines of code in HTML comments as a single line?

When I inspect a website, Firefox compacts HTML code into one line I can see multiple lines only if I edit the code Here is how Chrome shows the same code. And I think it is more appropriate way. Is ...
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Error: Cannot find module 'electron-pos-printer', vue-electron

In my case I use Vue-electron, It works fine in case development mode But this problem only appears in production mode...
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Install @AngularFire Error:The package that you are trying to add does not support schematics

I am trying to install @angular/fire using the ng add @angular/fire command. However, I keep getting the error: The package that you are trying to add does not support schematics. You can try using a ...
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Can you install a Reddit clone site on a Virtual Machine?

I'd like to set up a Reddit clone website. I see this: https://github.com/reddit-archive/reddit/wiki/reddit-install-script-for-Ubuntu I'm not used to servers or anything. Is this line We recommend ...
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How to emulate fullscreen for a website?

I've got a website that works only in fullscreen. Its not due to compatibility issues, but the developer has made it in a way so that when we enter the website it automatically enters fullscreen, and ...
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Conflicting Web Server

Sorry I literally could not think of a better subject. Looks like my router is not doing port forwarding for http and https even though my settings say they are on the correct port. The only thing I ...
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Fan works hard while `yarn start`

I build websites with ReactJs, npm, yarn, etc. When I do yarn start and check websites in development with localhost, the fan of my Mac works hard, and the noise is annoying. Does anyone have any ...
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How to visit ssl enabled development website when using hostfile

Pre "ssl required" on domains, to visit a development site on a development computer (Windows), I edit my host file and point the domain to the development server IP address. Which was working ...
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How to prevent prefers-reduced-motion setting from ever working in Chrome

Since Chrome version 74, prefers-reduced-motion media queries will be set with reduce value in case the user has disabled animations in controls inside Windows. I'm on Win 10 and use mostly Chrome for ...
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How to edit contents after restarting Strapi

When I restart strapi, I can no longer edit content, receiving this alert: The autoreload feature is required to use this plugin. Start your server with strapi develop
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Websites Aren't Loading

The power went out at my house last night. I didn't have a surge protector. My server went down. I restarted my router and machine. I can get an internet connection but my websites and crm are not ...
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How do I add/alter the shortcuts in the Rich Text Editor (RTE) of AEM?

I have been using Adobe Experience Manager to create a large number of content pages. I manually click to edit the paragraph formatting options when I want a Header1 / Header2 / etc. How do I go ...
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How can I keep Chrome Dev Tools from opening bundle.js in the Sources tab?

It sometimes takes me minutes to get to the console tab, because Chrome is busy loading bundle.js. I would not care if the Sources tab would be gone altogether. I do use source maps and the debugger ...
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How to implement "Does not Contain" or Negative Filter in Requestly

I am using Requestly Chrome & Firefox extension to setup Redirects. I have a use case in which I want to switch the host from say - www.a.com to www.b.com except when www.a.com has a specific path ...
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Weird characters downloading files from FTP

Since a while I experience problems downloading files from all FTP servers. This mainly concerns for example .css and .js files. When these files are downloaded, strange characters appear in the files,...
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Getting Error - QUOTA_BYTES_PER_ITEM when saving a rule in Requestly

I noticed that while setting a Modify Header rule in Requestly and when the header values are very large, header rule is not getting saved. E.g. would be a 7K header value Any workaround or bug ...
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How to point Wamp Server to Domain Name?

How do I point my wamp server to my domain name I also need assistance with configuring Apache I'm trying to Host my own website from home we have the freedom to
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Can't scale Google Crome lower then 500px width

I started programming about 6 months ago. When I started I was able to scale my google chrome down to a 400px width. As I started to max more website I was only able to scale my website down to 438px. ...
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Incoming Host Header Doubled

I'm using an Nginx webserver on an Ubuntu 18.04 server with Gunicorn and Django. My server is currently down because the incoming host header is always duplicated. When I make a request to the ...
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Error when using the sqlite3 module in electron

An error occurs when trying to use the NPM package sqlite3 in Electron. What can I do to get electron-builder to run? Or what can I do to use sqlite3 in electron ? My development environment is ...
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I can't visit websites that have “.dev” domain

I'm trying to visit websites like https://get.dev, but instead of loading website, there appears "Resolving host" message and then I'm getting "This site can’t be reached get.dev’s server IP address ...
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How can I turn on accessibility features in Firefox?

Firefox's developer tools has an Accessibility section that I'd like to use. However, the button to turn it on is disabled. I've tried refreshing the page once the Accessibility tab is open but it ...
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Where to find the "bulma snippets" for Sublime Text 3?

In the "Laravel 5.7 From Scratch" video tutorial one sometimes can see usage of something like macros for bulma in Sublime Text editor. An example would be the lesson "Create New Project Tasks", ...
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How should I deploy my web form in a production environment? [closed]

First of all, I‘m not sure if this is the right place for this question, but since it was marked as off-topic on server fault I thought I should try it here. I'm going to start with the current ...
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Viewing Server-Sent Events in Firefox

SSE is a simple and straight-forward alternative to WebSockets when you need a one-way channel for events coming from the server. In Chrome Dev Tools' Network tab, you can click the resource (url) ...
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Can I create a browser within a website?

I own some websites and do some web development work. However I'm trying to create a method whereby I can create a web page on my server that I can use to surf other websites. There's several ...
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How can I have Firefox to fill ALL form fields?

I am using the latest Firefox. I am currently web developing and needs a way to automate form filling. There are multiple fields in my form, but Firefox's only fill per-fields (I need to click per-...
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Is there anyway to make a browser ignore the hosts file?

I am currently working on a dev site and we edit hosts file since we do not want to make any changes to the live site however I need to copy some of the content from the original site to the dev site ...
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Developing a Home Server - Install full-blown Ubuntu on Laptop or Ubuntu Server [closed]

I want to "develop" a Home Server for Web Developement and other network stuff, for that i want reporpuse my old Laptop as Server machine. Now i want to ask if you recommend to install full-blown ...
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Disable Chrome scaling

So I have this small box display in Chrome <div style="width:100px;height:100px;background:red"></div> But it's in fact 130px big. Chrome is scaling all web because of my 1080p monitor. ...
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What is the best or easiest way to run script on http request

There is this server to which I have remote desktop access. It's Windows machine and I use it to deploy code to staging server (which also runs on this machine) so we can test our pull-request before ...
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Chrome Dev Tools: automatically turn on network recording

I want to have network recording already on during development of a webpage, so that when I open Chrome Dev Tools, it already has the info without having to reload. Currently if I open the Network ...
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Is it possible to swap mouse buttons on a webpage?

On my website, I want to swap the secondary and primary mouse buttons. In other words I want to switch the mouse button functionality and make the right click work as left click and vise-versa. My ...
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Eclipse Neon Content Assist has no proposals for JavaScript

Bottom Line Up Front: Eclipse Neon content assist (Ctrl+space) does not offer any proposals for my JavaScript code. Here's a screenshot: Here is what I've checked so far: JSDT has been installed &...
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Why do folks not use stored procedures in websites that access databases? [closed]

In SQL systems that support stored procedures, if you don't use certain functions, the sproc will often be stored on the server in compiled and optimized form. When the SQL text is embedded/...
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How to communicate with VM from host when no internet connection is available

I have a Centos 7 VM that I am setting up for webapp development. The host is windows 10 Pro. WebStorm, MySQL Workbench, and FileZilla are my host-based workhorses for remote management and ...
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Is it possible to see the DNS resolving query in Firefox developer tools?

Using the developer tools in Firefox one can see detailed information about requests to and responses from the webserver (HTTP header and content, timing information, status codes and so on). I ...
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Firefox 47 Storage dev tool not working. Just me?

Original Question I've just upgraded Firefox to 47. No matter which site I go to, the Storage tab in dev tools always says "No data present for selected host". Can anyone else replicate? Go to this ...
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How to automate a database search on a website from a third party website?

My users will be uploading products on my website which are registered by a government organisation. This government organisation has created an online database of these products which is free to ...
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Which CSS pre processor is better and most used: SASS or LESS? [closed]

Before someone may asks, I searched for questions about this but didn't find anything close to that subject. Additionally, if my question is in the wrong place, please let me know and point the ...
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IE Compatibility (Browser) Mode vs Doc Mode

So my understanding of this Microsoft, webpage is that there is a clear difference between browser (or compatibility) mode vs doc mode. So is it a possible that a website that isn't compatible with ...
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