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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Download Router extension for Firefox web browser

On Chrome, there is an extension called Downloads Router. Looking for something similar for Firefox. The Downloads Router allows you to automatically save your downloads to different folders based on ...
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Software to edit HTML Responses?

In the browser's console, you can see all the network connections to the page and their responses. What software will be able to quickly edit them live in order to test external pages? Will be be ...
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Web browser where the tabs list is vertical

Once upon a time the tabs list of Opera browser could be configured to the left side of the window, instead of on top. Apparently this has been removed. Am I right? Is there any web browser still ...
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android AND windows open-source browser w/ LARGE history bidirectionaly transferable as file & w/ edit/navigation pane/time display on mobile

For 3-4 years I have been using the history thread of my browser (Firefox for desktop) as a study notebook: I browse in private mode but I have a regular window open where I drag&drop an URL I ...
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Website blocker for Chrome that will let me block facebook.com but allow facebook.com/messages

Today, Facebook made my life difficult by discontinuing messenger.com and making it redirect to facebook.com/messages. I block facebook.com on my work computer, and have no intention of changing that. ...
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Sync lyrics to music in browser

I have a song downloaded in MP3 and I have the lyrics in plain text. I would like to create a synced LRC file. (Yes, I'm that oldschool). I'm looking for a tool similar to lrcmaker.com, but with a bit ...
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See separate Icon for each browser tab in the windows taskbar

I am looking for a tool that allows the windows taskbar to show my browser tabs as if they were icons. Something like: [ windows button | windows applications | browser tabs | time and icons ]. Does ...
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Tools similar to Local Website Archive (by Aignesberger Software)

I am looking for a tool to archive single web pages similar to Local Website Archive. My problem with the latter is that it uses IE as its internal engine and some pages do not get saved properly. ...
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Web browser that consumes minimum data

I currently use Ubuntu 14.04 as primary OS and Windows XP as secondary OS. I am using Mozilla Firefox & sometimes Chromium web browsers. Now I want a web browser that consumes less (minimum) [...
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PDF Editor Software with Annotations and Custom UI?

I am looking for a good PDF editor with annotation features (comments and pen tool) as well as the ability to pick and choose features (because I don't want them to have a download button or a print ...
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Portable Googleless Chromium web browser to use for testing

Please recommend a web browser with the following requirements: Windows 7-10 compatible. Completely portable. Absolutely no registry writes or writing files outside of its own dedicated folder(s)/...
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Web Browser control for WPF .Net Core 3.1

I'm looking for a open source or low cost web browser control to replace the WebBrowser control in a .Net Core 3.1 WPF application. I need it to display HTML files from the filesystem and support the ...
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DLNA server app for streaming videos locally

I have jellybean device with broken Display, I decided put a sim in it and turn it into internet hotspot , later i inserted a SD card and installed an app called wifi file transfer pro, to use my ...
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Count how many times I visit a website

I am looking for a Firefox (or chrome) extension that tells me the number of times I opened a certain webiste every day. This is basically the same question of this but it is old, and i am not ...
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A web search from the Linux command line

There is several command line web browsers, and although I am not yet a fond user of any of them, I started to like the experience of browsing the web from a simple command line from time to time. A ...
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Help with exporting bookmarks from Chrome

When I have purchased a new computer in the past, I went to the directory where my bookmarks were stored, copied them to a disk and then imported them via the new computer's browser, duplicating my ...
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Portable Windows browser with good multimedia downloading built-in

I like to use Torch Browser which is basically Chrome with some built-in functionality to download multimedia - straight out of the box, no plug-ins required. Unfortunately, extensive googling has ...
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Browser-based Cyber Labs Assessment Tool

Situation: I want to provide a side panel for assessment purposes, in addition to a web browser session to a virtual machine. Crude graphical representation of web browser as below:- ------------------...
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Mobile browser that has image-blocking option

I like having the option to make it by default so that images are not displayed except on whitelisted sites. This is how I browse the Internet on desktop. What browser will let me do that on iOS, to ...
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SSB for Firefox? Like Prism or Epichrome?

Epichrome is a fantastic solution for site-specific browsers (AKA SSBs). Yet, I prefer Firefox to Chrome due to its great extensibility. Also, even though Epichrome is great, it has problems like ...
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How to automatically append a string to given visited site URLs?

I have this site: FOO.COM Whenever I browse to foo.com, on my local desktop, I need to append a string to the URL manually, for example: FOO.COM/barbar?stringhere=true I want to know how I can ...
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Browser for Android that can save at once all open tabs to bookmarks

I need a browser app for Android with the option to save all open tabs to a bookmark folder without making use of a different device It seems that all major browsers available on Android don't ...
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Is there any software to test the authentication against a proxy server?

I would like to test if a proxy server is accepting or not a set of credentials. But I am not sure how to do it without sniffing the network traffic. Is there any extension for any browser or any ...
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Multiple tabs on a browser that allows to use a different proxy on each tab

I need a browser that allows me to run multiple tabs or instances, but I need that each page is completely isolated. So I should be able to use a different proxy on each page and separate cookie ...
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Want to choose program to open file extensions and web protocols EVERY time

I often change my progs for opening txt, doc, png images, html, avi videos, mp4, mp3 audio, for editing or watching. But i do not want to go all the time the laborious way on Windows 10 explorer per ...
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Chrome Browser Addon displaying history as screenshots?

Is there a Chrome extension which shows the history as a list of images by automated site screenshots? I did not find anything. thx
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Replace link with another link web browser 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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iOS browser for opening desktop version websites (by screen size not by user agent)

Haii! The title summarized it all. I need to view the desktop version of websites on my iPhone. It used used to work in the old days by using browser apps that only manipulate the user agent. But ...
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Lightweight headless browser to use with Selenium

I am in the need to find a really lightweight headless browser to use in a Selenium project. PhantomJS would have been the perfect choice if it wasn't discontinued. Right now I'm using Firefox in ...
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Chrome extension to hide social network posts by given keywords

I need browser extension to hide social network posts by given keywords. For example, I just don't want to see news about "covid" (or some other topic) on Facebook (Youtube, vk.com, news sites). I can ...
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Brave & Chrome SSB for Windows like Epichrome on macOS?

Epichrome is really an awesome tool for allowing us to created dedicated Chrome (and now Brave in beta) apps on macOS. Coherence appears to also do this for Chrome. I don't use it for just SSB ...
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Is there any browser that only asks the server for plain text?

I've run out of data on my mobile (Wi-Fi is not available all the time). However, I still want to search for websites where the important part of the content is only on the plain HTML (for example: ...
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'Personal search engine' - Or a slightly more cross-platform alternative to Fetching.io

I came across fetching.io on One Thing Well, and it scratches a pretty big itch I have. In fact, I basically need something identical - that is to say Has a browser extension that keeps track of what ...
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Compose email in Gmail and edit HTML: is there a browser addon for this?

Many WYSIWYG editors allow two modes: easy mode (with icons for bold, italic, etc.), but also a mode in which you can edit directly the HTML code. Is there a way to enable this in Gmail too, with a ...
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Firefox or Chrome extension that clicks on webpage links with the keyboard (no mouse involved)

I like to use a Firefox extension called Vimium. Basically, it's a way of controlling the browser with the keyboard while mimicking vim shortcuts. However, there's one functionality on it that is not ...
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How to sync bookmarks across various browsers on various computers/mobile devices?

I'm looking for an easy way to sync bookmarks between multiple browsers (Firefox, Chrome, Opera, Safari, Internet Explorer, Edge) on multiple Desktop computers (Windows, OSX, Linux) and phones (iOS, ...
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Light stable browser for Windows

I am looking for a Lightweight and stable browser for Windows 10. It should use a minimum of resources with a few windows or tabs, and launch fast. I have tried K-Melon and Midori, but they crashed. ...
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Browser extension to indicate whether the link was already opened or not

When searching for some info I find myself opening the same pages over and over again sometimes going round within couple of pages because it is not obvious if link will lead to the same page or not. ...
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Private Android browser which can mute and, preferably, strip ads & videos

The accepted solution to my previous question, Always mute all sound from all tabs in an Android browser (Preferably FireFox) no longer works. I will, of course, contact the author of App Volume ...
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Maximum security web browser

I recently upgraded Firefox and it screwed up the NoScript UI and greatly increased CPU usage. When I downgraded to an older version, it deleted my Adblock Plus and NoScript installs instead of ...
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Remember a persons name

I'm in search of software to remember several things of a person: Name Affiliation (Lover / Familiy / Work / ...) Any notes I want to keep (Went on vacation to Bahamas, ...) Example: Namerick (...
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Browser addon for copying text blocks from a file to multiple inputs

I need to enter multiple bank account numbers in raw text to multiple inputs in a bank website. For example, I've got one account number in a file, following this format: xxxx xxxx xxxx xxxx And I'...
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Recommended browsers/search engines which prevent tracking of search terms (NB: not anonymous browsing)

Can anyone suggest a browser or search engine which allows web searches without the terms being indexed somewhere by the engine? Right off the bat let me say I don't care about anonymous searching. I'...
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Create a dashboard by aligning multiple browser windows - is there a browser with no controls, icons, nothing?

Currently, if I align multiple browser windows together, a lot of screen real-estate will be taken by the buttons. Is there a way to have content only? Just like full-screen mode (only browser) but ...
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Quickly view a large number of html files in a directory

I have more than 1000 html files in a directory which I want to view. Is there a way to do this like Opening a Navigation Bar to the side (like in many text editors) where I can just keep pressing ...
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Is there a tool to check in which browsers my website is displayed correctly?

I'm creating a website with HTML and CSS and often you have to use special tags for an element to be displayed correctly and compatible in various browsers as in Edge like this: -webkit-transition: ...
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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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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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Browser extension that opens all potential mouseovers at once?

A search results page often has multiple potential mouseover points (not links). Is there a browser extension (any browser) that could open all mouseover texts at once?

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