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Browser is the term used for a program that's used to display web pages. It comes from the phrase "browse the Internet".

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How to modify Notion CSS on browser? I have the pieces, but need help putting them together

I would like to modify Notion's CSS on Brave/Chrome browser so that it would show guidelines for indented text (and potentially more, if I can get that working). Basically what I would want is similar ...
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How to find the file location of a website's ssl certificate

I am trying to access the SSL certificate for a certain website (textnow.com) but I can't find where it is stored on my computer, even in the certificate manager. Also, when I click on the lock next ...
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Web browsers unreliable in WSL2 + xfce4 + xrdp

I'm running an xfce4 desktop in WSL2 via xrdp from my local machine (I'm running Windows 10, so I can't use WSLg). This mostly works fine, except that web browsers (I've tried Firefox and Chromium) ...
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How to force the browser to (disregard mime types and) load the file in a tab instead of downloading?

Say there is a text file or a .csv in some http/https url. I want, instead of downloading, to load it in a browser as plain text, possibly parsing html or show tables if it’s a csv, chose correct ...
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Are there any browser extensions that disable the ability for web pages to know if/what/when you've highlighted a portion of text? [closed]

I highlight text a lot. Sometimes to copy/paste, sometimes just to hold my position when I get distracted or to finish skimming the article before returning to that spot for a full read. Nothing ...
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Open file in browser via ssh

I frequently produce image files on a server that I have ssh access to and want to look at them on my Mac laptop. Currently, my process for doing that is scp server:path/to/file.png . open file.png ...
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Browser session shortcut for Windows 10

In all the recent versions of Microsoft Windows, it is possible to make a shortcut for a web page, such that clicking on this shortcut opens that web page in a new tab. It is natively possible to make ...
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What affects my search results using Brave Search engine?

I am using Brave Browser and LibreWolf on the same computer and I have realized that I can get totally different results using Brave Search looking for the same thing. For example I have been looking ...
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Add exit confirmation dialog in brave browser

Often I Accidently close brave browser and even though I have selected continue were you left off On Startup still I am struggling to find how to enable exit confirmation setting . Is there is a way ...
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Opening .txt file from URL/URI via browser

I need some assistance in a project regarding opening a .txt file from URL\URI via browser I have created below key in the registry: reference snap 1 reference snap 2 So now whenever I try to open ...
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A single password manager for all platforms with auto-fill in Android and chrome and mozzilla addons [migrated]

As mentioned in the title, I need a password manager for android and Linux(arch). Authpass and Keepass were good enough with auto-fill for apps and browsers in android (didn't have proper desktop ...
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Mozilla Firefox : activate reader view by default whenever possible [duplicate]

I really enjoy Mozilla Firefox's Reader Mode, however it requires clicking on the button everytime I open a new page. Is it possible to specify that I want Reader Mode to be active by default whenever ...
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Google.com search not showing search results

Today (17/03/2022) I just wanted to search something on google and I noticed, that the page is not showing any link-"search results" at all. Just pictures and videos. I tried that with many ...
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Fiddler makes my browser connection to stop working

So, is there a way to make so Fiddler stops capturing only my browser? Because every time I leave it open, my browser literally refuses to load any pages due to proxy configuration applied to Windows. ...
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Website warns about unsafe browsing

On MacOS High Sierra, a website claims unsafe browsing. In both Chrome and Safari. This website has a full valid SSL certificate which works on all browsers across Windows, Linux and Android browsers ...
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Accessible preview, but inaccessible website

I'm wondering if there is a way to access to a website whose preview is readable (see figure and link below). http://amslaurea.unibo.it/1129/1/martelli_chiara_tesi.pdf
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Do web browsers have Unicode character files in them or they inherit these from the operating system?

If we create at least one new character with at least one typography set we would have to include any character file and any font file, in the browser file tree and also declare these files in the ...
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Deploy browser with addons and settings [Chrome/Edge]

How can I copy and set up a browser on a new computer [either me or a family member] with all my extensions installed? Whether its from a usb stick or sending a file, doesnt matter. Im looking for ...
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PDF printing from browser preview produces multiple printed pages

Printing PDF files (1 page documents) through the browsers preview (Chrome, Firefox, Vivaldi) has this page printed multiple times.All possible settings (browser, printer, printing dialogues, etc) are ...
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How do I properly set up Browser exploitation Framework(BeeF) with ngrok?

I have installed BeeF, and it works perfectly on my local network. I knew it wouldn't work over other networks, so i attempted to use ngrok. To replicate the issue, here are the following steps I have ...
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Brave consuming about 30% of CPU out of the blue and the Task Manager does no good

For some reason out of the blue, when I'm browsing, Brave browser suddenly gets stuck consuming about 30% of CPU when it usually does not. So I open Brave's own Task Manager to check if a webpage or ...
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Keyboard media shortcut work first for the browser than the VLC Player

I have a computer with Windows 11 where are installed VLC Player and Opera GX (I see Youtube by Opera GX Browser). I have already configured the media shortcuts in VLC Player Application. Media ...
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How to disable keyboard for browser?

On Windows 10 and above, Is there any way to disable my keyboard for my browser(Chrome) for some time? Only the mouse shall work. Like we can mute one application or a browser tab, is there any way to ...
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How can the server application `gollum` write data to the disk or commit it to a git repository?

This question is probably related to either, a lack of understanding of how server apps accessed via a webbrowser on a localhost http address function, a wrong setup of my system, or to wrong ...
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How do I change the default browser to open .htm and .html files in Windows 11

I know this has been asked and answered in the past, BUT the other articles show that these file types should be able to be set in the settings through APPS>DEFAULT APPS>FIREFOX but Firefox and ...
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Middle click doesn't open a new tab, but only in the address bar

I have a Logitech MX Anywhere 3 mouse, which I recently started using with a new laptop. Whenever I try to open a new tab by searching it in the address bar and middle-clicking it, it just opens in ...
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Resolve symbolic link to local CSS file

I am viewing some webpages I have generated on my local computer. I have a file called "style.css" in each directly which is symbolically linked to a global CSS file (Windows 10 - I use the ...
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Why do font settings in browser behave different if UI language is changed

I was trying to change the Japanese default fonts in Brave, a Chromium based browser that allows me to set the "standard font", "serif font" and "sans serif font". But ...
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Can CORS be selectively disabled for the empty browser tab?

I'd like to play with the JavaScript fetch API, fetching various urls, etc. so I opened an empty browser tab, popped up the console, typed the JavaScript, but the request failed because of CORS. I ...
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How to easily select a link text in a browser without activating the link

I'm used to select text by double (or triple) click to select whole word (paragraph). But this doesn't work when the word or the paragraph is a link. The link is activated by first click. Is there ...
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Why only some PDFs can be read in the browser?

Using e.g. chromium, some PDFs can be read in the browser, with the URL of the PDF staying in the address bar e.g. http://www.africau.edu/images/default/sample.pdf, and some other can only be ...
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Unable to make or answer calls on any browser on messenger on Linux

I am using MX-Linux as my main OS. Unfortunately, I cannot make or answer a call over Facebook Messenger web on any browser. I tried doing that on google chrome, firefox and Opera. However, I got the ...
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Firefox: How to open tabs in specific windows, depending on the URL?

Is there a convenient way to have two windows of Firefox and keep them 'organized' in that way, that when you open links, the tabs go to one windows if of specific domain, and the other (or any) if ...
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a refresh script in a Chrome book mark. NOT refreshing bookmarks but refreshing a page the bookmark points to

At work I have two sites that hold my work orders. Right now I have to click the bookmark to worklist1 then hit refresh. When done if I just click the worklist2 bookmark it loads what I left, I have ...
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How to print to PDF completely silently and save the PDF to a predefined location in Mozilla Firefox?

I'm trying to print to PDF completely silently and save the PDF to a predefined location in Mozilla Firefox. I don't want to interact with any GUI, I want to be able to just press CTRL+P or click on ...
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Prevent Firefox internet connectivity or script execution while Mac is Locked

I have already done a ton of googling about this, and all I'm getting is irrelevant results. I'm trying to prevent any internet connections OR script executions by my browsers (or at least Firefox), ...
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MS Edge closing links that are opened with shortcut ctrl + mouse click

I want to open the links on a webpage (adjacent to the one in use but not switch to it immediately), by using the universal shortcut for the same viz, Keyboard Control Key + Mouse Click (Left / Middle)...
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"Connection timed out" for certain websites if using Chrome/Firefox

Problem Until yesterday, I was able to browse to all the sites I needed using Firefox. But somehow after a reboot I can no longer visit some of the websites such as https://stackoverflow.com using ...
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Delete all cookies except those from certain sites with Firefox

With Firefox, how to delete all cookies except those from a custom list of whitelisted sites? (eg. google.com, stackoverflow.com... – I want to stay logged-in) I know the "Clear all history" ...
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block firefox local network access (CORS?)

I could be off on this one, so please forgive me if so... According to this article: https://arstechnica.com/information-technology/2022/01/new-chrome-security-measure-aims-to-curtail-an-entire-class-...
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How to reduce or remove the initial pause while scrolling the webpage using arrow keys

When I press and hold the down arrow key to scroll any webpage it initially scrolls a little and pauses for a moment before it actually starts scrolling smoothly. Want to know if there is any ...
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Homepage shows as not secure until I reload it

When I start my browser (e.g. Chrome) and enter something in the address bar (not a URL but a word for example) then it redirects me to the Google search for this word. In these cases there is not the ...
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Can a website with a product menu, which spans over multiple pages (1 of 14, 2 of 14) displaying 20 items per page, be viewed as one long-form scroll?

This seems like a unique request but I was attempting to view a website's menu, which spans over 14 pages, as a single webpage that could be printed as such. It would save the added work of having to ...
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After update UnGoogled-Chromium Web-Browser is not connecting to the internet

I've been using the UnGoogled-Chromium Web-Browser for two years now and never had any problems with it until yesterday, the only thing I did was an update apt autoclean && apt clean &&...
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Is it possible for browser-hosted Javascript to alter html during page load?

I can put Javascript in TamperMonkey to tamper with the HTML.  Does it process the HTML as it is received, or does it alter the DOM after it is fully loaded? I want to alter links that contain ...
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Every time Edge opens on my work computer it sets itself as default browser

Every time I start the Edge browser on my work computer it sets itself as default browser. This does not happen on my home computer, where Chrome stays the default browser even though I start Edge. Is ...
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How to change the default browsing language on browsers?

I am living in Switzerland near the french part, so I speak french. Unfortunately, when I install a new PC and open a browser (any kind of browser), most pages are displayed in german because somehow ...
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Brave Browser has lines everywhere and is bugging out

So I'm not sure if it's just me but brave as well as vivaldi have been giving me these weird line issues whenever im using the browser, or unfocusing issues. not sure if it's the browsers or the ...
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Cannot connect to certain website

I have quite a strange problem. I cannot login to a certain website. I can acces the website, but the website hangs when I try logging in. I tried multiple browsers on my machine. I even have tried ...
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IP camera suddenly showing error in index.js Uncaught ReferenceError IPCLogin is not defined

I have a problem with my cheap noname PTZ camera. I use this cam for watching with its PTZ function and not for recording. We had a power out a few days ago, where the camera rebooted and where I ...
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