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Questions tagged [web-browser]

web browser software and web browser add-ons. If you are specifically looking for a Firefox or Chrome add-on/extension/plugin, use the tag [firefox] or [chrome] instead.

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Python Package that can Navigate File Dialogs for Mac OS

I need a Python Package that: can handle file dialog windows so that if I have one open using selenium, I can upload a file. doesn't do anything physical, such as moving a mouse or simulating ...
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Windows browser which closes completely when it loses focus

When the Android InBrowser loses focus, for instance by showing the home screen (desktop), it terminates its process. In addition, it issues “do not track” requests, uses HTTP, doesn’t keep a history ...
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Software to get better experiences with “modern” web page

I take steps to minimize the amount of data that can be collected about me, for a variety of reasons. For example, to reduce instances of "identity theft", hacking, etc. I normally use an older ...
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I want a bot that enters a url clicks a few buttons and then repeat (mac) [closed]

I want a bot that enters a url clicks a few buttons and then repeat, I dont know where to start looking even.
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How to embedded the whole Mozilla browser in my Cordova app? (Actual Software Request)

For an application that I have to developp, I need to embedd a whole browser (Firefox preferably). I use Cordova to developp it because I need a crossplatform app. So I would like to embedd Firefox in ...
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What is the lightest OS I can install on a new computer like XP service pack 2?

I cannot figure out how to install my gold XP CD on my late model computer. I keep getting Errors. Why does it not load? What self-loading and unpatched OS can I boot a new computer with that is ...
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Are there any browsers that let you restore closed tabs?

For some reason every browser seems to make it really easy to accidentally close all your open tabs. With Chrome android, there's no solution at all. Chrome desktop has a restore all function, but its ...
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I need a free report control for BS browser. Who can recommend it to me?

I need an open source free report control for BS browser, which runs mainly in VUE or NG projects and uses the drag and drop component of browser to design some text report printing. Who can recommend ...
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Portable chromium-based web browser for Windows

I'm seeking recommendations for a portable chromium-based web browser for Windows. Here are the specific requirements: Must be truly portable: No writing to the Windows registry, no saving or ...
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compile and execute python code in webbrowser compiler

I cannot load Anaconda (or equivalent) onto my machine and would like to practice python coding through a web browser. Additionally, I would like to work with a dataset on a cloud Is there a cloud-...
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Need a zip package that can run a web browser without installation

Like we can have executable packages for Intellij and Eclipse where we do not need to give a Installation, just we unzip the package and go to Application file of the software and click that, it ...
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How to change User Agent for WebView in App

My organisation is using Okta for authentication and blocks away your login if your machine is running OSX based on User Agent. I managed to log into O365 by changing User Agent in Safari. Is there ...
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As a software QA - What is your favourite browser to work with?

As the title says, which browser do you prefer to use when working as QA engineer? In my case I user Chrome but some co workers prefer FF (and I know someone still use IE).
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Applications for writing ipad app in Xamarin

I am writing a PC app that will write to a database on a server. That same database needs to be accessible via an IPad. Say if I log in the web site on the iPad and the web site accesses the data base....
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Web browser without disk cache

I'm looking for any web browser that doesn't have a disk cache, instead, which keeps all data in RAM. Preferably a minimalistic browser, but any that doesn't have a disk cache will do. It has to run ...
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rendering SVG histogram at 60fps receiving data as JSON

I have to render SVG histogram on the web browser at 60fps, receiving data as JSON from the REST server is there any predefine libraries or software to achieve this? I searched for this on google but ...
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Check console errors generated by browser upon loading list of URLs

I have around 650 URLs in a excel document. Now my job is to access the URLs and check if the console is showing any errors or warnings. It is tedious job t access each URL once in a browser and check ...
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Any testing tool available for dashboard testing?

I need to automate a dashboard with graphs and tables, is there any automation tool to automate Dashboard of a website. selenium and UFT cannot be used.
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Software for load tests on web page

I have this project in where I want to do load tests on a web page. I initially learned Selenium but then realized it is more for how a web page works. I also tried Jmeter, but I want to do load ...
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Functional offline browsing solution

Problems: Site with with some useful data can go offline. It can be shot down by government, it can run out of money, it can go down by million other reasons. The result -- data is lost. Site can ...
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How to keep a specific website cache forever

I want to keep permanently all the cache from one specific website/host (osm maps in this case ) so I can see the maps tiles offline , I don't need updated maps or data it's just a layer above it ...
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Website blocker that requires a challenge every X minutes

I want to blacklist distracting websites with an extension or other solution, in any browser. Specifically, the program should ask me every X minutes to do a challenge if I want to keep browsing a ...
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Automating the “Export Data” button on a web page

I'm writing a script that takes as input fantasy baseball rosters, current fantasy league standings, and projections for the stats expected for players on the roster for the remainder of the season ...
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Extension for zooming webpage by regex

I want to zoom all sites with URL *.stackexchange.com to 120%, all sites with URL *.wikipedia.org to 130%. Is there a way to do so? So far I have to individually zoom each specific page, and it's ...
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Web Browser: advance auto-completion of fields

I repeatedly write reviews via fields of web page. Therefore, I have a collection of notes that I copy from my text file. I'm looking for plugin for web browser (Chome, ideally) with this ...
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Browser extension that removes duplicate search results from Google

Google does this awesome thing where it lists the same result twice. This always results in me visiting the same page twice. Is there a browser extension that removes the duplicate link?
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Universal App to manage web panels

I use for example Securepoint Operation Center ( https://wiki.securepoint.de/SOC ) to have a central management for firewalls Is there an universal management app out there which can help to ...
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Software / API to track new concepts or ideas from web searches

Is there any Software or API of Google,Twitter or other search Engines or Social Networks to track emergent or new concepts/ideas (words) or new combinations, made from the searches in the web, but ...
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Android Web Browser with Auto Refresh Ideal for Set and Forget

I have been racking my brain trying to find an ideal web browser for a setup we have on an Android box. Basically it sits on the same web page, and refreshes every 15 or so seconds. However, every now ...
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Any application to identify if a video is available in Netflix / HBO / Amazon Prime Video?

Oftentimes when I want to watch a movie or a series, I have to lookup across Netflix then HBO then Amazon Prime Video. Is there any application or web I could search for a specific movie or series ...
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A web browser (or plugin) without any reserved shortcuts and hotkeys

In remote management web apps (web VNC clients, web shells, etc) you should be able to use all keys in your keyboard, including usual browser hotkeys like Ctrl+W, Ctrl+N, Ctrl+T, sometimes even some ...
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Software/system to create user-friendly relational database management system, similar to MS Access

We have a company that delivers educational programs to other companies. With excel sheets we register who is taking which course and how much they owe us, etc. Every tab in the sheet is a different ...
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Thirdparty software or plugin to read console output of webbrowser

I need any thirdparty software or plugin for a any major web browser which can read console output of the web browser. Please tell me if there any good recommandations for this ? My final option is ...
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Need a browser extension that changes the browser theme based on URL

Every web developer has been there; you're up late at night trying to develop a new feature. Everything is going fine, or maybe it's not, but then you glance at the URL bar and realize you've been ...
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On-premise browser synthetic monitoring

We are currently using a cloud hosted product for our browser synthetic monitoring. We now need to monitor sites that are only accessible from our network. Can anyone recommend a on-premise browser ...
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Add-on to stop Chrome browser to follow clicked links that go to unwanted content

Some web pages put their content under one of more "layers" of clicks. This is: when you click the link you want to follow, it instead of taking you where you want, it opens an advertisement page in ...
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Tool to online automatically evaluate students assignments

I'm a Computer Science professor and will teach Java in this semester. I'm looking for a site, a software, or a tool, that my students could submit their work (submitting all class files) online. ...
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For Chinese Android Devices what Browser is used by the WebView component?

The problem is when developing hybrid app. Chrome is not allowed to be installed in China, I guess that the WebView component uses another browser to show the HTML and run JavaScript. Is this correct? ...
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School project - School order system [closed]

I need help deciding what approach to take designing an 'order system' for school. It will catalogue items and allow teachers to order those items in a budgeted manner. My current potential ...
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Fast Android web browser, open source

I am currently using Firefox on Android, but it is really unnecessarily slow. For instance, whenever I open a page from another app it seems to first load the page I had last seen, before even ...
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XML Editors for Linux

So far I'm using: NetBeans gedit BaseX the console, CLI for viewing and editing xml. What other open source tools are avaiable? Wikipedia has a rather dismal list. Particularly interested, but ...
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Web browser for Slackware 13 that can display today's webpages properly

This may sound crazy, but I have an oldish dell laptop loaded with Slackware 13 Linux on it (KDE 4) and not much free hard drive space and have been using it now for quite a few years with Opera web ...
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Automatically skip in-video ads on YouTube

I'm searching for an extension or script that can automatically skip to the start of a video without having to listen to the video author trying to sell me a product. Lots of content creators have ...
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Convert relative dates in web sites to absolute dates by reading hover property

Relative dates are one of the worst examples of overengineering we find nowadays: makes it more difficult to know the exact date (which month? which day of week? which time of day?), to know which ...
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Web browser still actively supported on Windows XP

I have found out that chrome, firefox, ie are not supported on winXP already. Any web browser that is officially supported on Windows XP?
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Replace link with another link chrome plugin

I am visiting a webpage through a proxy it looks like something liek this https://www.proxy.x.y.com/proxy.ashx?https://www.realwebsite.com/a/b/service?token=HHXG723 Where the real url is https://www....
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User script or extension to avoid remote resources: fonts, scripts etc. [Chromium and recent Firefox browsers]

Many a website refers to specific centralized remote resources. I.e. resources not hosted from the domain (or subdomains) of said website. Examples of this are Google fonts served from Google servers (...
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plugin/extension to show notice if SSL cert signed by specific CA

Looking for a plugin/extension for either/or Chrome or Firefox that will display an icon or other visual notification if the SSL certificate a site uses is signed by a specific CA. Should work for ...
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Web Scraping for Coding Schools

Is there a fast and efficient way to create some web crawler or scraper to search for coding schools, their contact info, and location and put put them into an excel document or Google Sheet?
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Linux text-only web browser that renders images in ASCII art

I remember having seen a screenshot of a Linux terminal-only (text) web browser, like links or lynx, but this one was able to render images (in color) using ASCII art. Unfortunately I don't remember ...