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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Remote Download Manager with Browser Plugin support

I am looking for a way to direct typical download file on a web browser to a remote server without having to keep the local computer on. I did come across certain browser plugins that allows me to do ...
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100s of tabs web browser Android

On my iPhone I have roughly 80-100 tabs open at a time. I use it a basically as my primary device(no laptop). I would effectively use the same number of tabs on my laptop also. My iPhone snaps ...
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'Modern' browser that will work in Windows 98SE

I have a little Windows 98SE virtual machine I run as a curiosity. I occasionally need to/want to download software to test on it, but the version of IE on it has trouble rendering many modern sites ...
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Web extension/plugin or browser feature to detect page size (or page bloat)

I am done with morbidly bloated websites that consume too much bandwidth. Especially now, I am trying to save internet data so I always try to choose carefully which site to visit when doing a search ...
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What is a good browser for a publicly accessible computer?

Im setting up a computer in a hotel lobby and it needs to not have any history or remembered information between browsing sessions. Chrome is the most compatible browser but it seems difficult (if ...
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Is there a service to mirror a web site to another computer?

We have a video wall with some monitors. each one is plugged into a Raspberry PI. Mostly we just are showing webpages into the video wall (reports, status etc) Today we control the content of each ...
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Replacement for XMarks?

I've been using XMarks for a decade, but just received a notification from LastPass that as of May 1, they're discontinuing the service. I'm a web developer, and I rely on bookmarks being synced ...
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Always mute all sound from all tabs in an Android browser (Preferably FireFox)

I don't ever want to hear any sounds from my Android web browser - ever, under any circumstances. I currently use FireFox and would accept an add-in for that. I would equally be willing to use any ...
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A single-conf, virtual-host-free, webserver for a few small-volume WordPress websites

I have a DigitalOcean/Linode 5$ Ubuntu 16.04 machine with Bash and Nginx on which I have a few very small WordPress websites (see below). Up to 20 webpages each. Up to 20 images/animations in each ...
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Browser extension for reverse image search

I am looking for a browser extension for reverse image search via supported search engines. It should be free for use, ideally for Chrome or Firefox.
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Firefox Quantum online bookmark manager

since FF Quantum many old plugins does not works anymore so I'm looking for some tool to comfortably manage web browser bookmarks, here are my requirements: Must have features: support for (sub)...
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Lock a particular browser tab with a password (in Firefox or Chrome)

I have been trying to find an extension or plugin to block unauthorized access to a browser tab i.e. each time a person clicks on the browser, he should enter the password. But I have not been able to ...
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Adblocker that will only block invasive ads

I'm looking for an ad blocker, but I don't actually want to remove all ads. I want sites offering me free entertainment to receive advertisement revenue, and will tolerate basic ads to allow this to ...
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Vocabulary building browser extension

Are there any extensions for browsers where I can add words and build vocabulary to learn added words later? I currently use Google Translate extension for Chrome, which is very useful. If I read an ...
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Web-browser which runs fully in memory, without writing down any temporary files

I am looking for the web browser which I can be setup to work fully in memory (since I've got 16GB of RAM). So no any temporary files should be created, but everything should be done in memory. Once ...
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Portable single executable browser alternative to QtWeb

I've been using QtWeb for a few years now. It's portable and uses only a single 8MB executable, has a very capable built-in adblocker and renders most websites without problems. While I still enjoy ...
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Extension for Opera browser (or non-Firefox browser) to give Down Them All functionality

I have recently switched from Firefox to Opera and my little Windows 7 laptop is getting hung up much less often. I haven't figured out how to get the same bulk download capability for a specified ...
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Lightweight browser for Windows 7

I'd like to find a lightweight, fast browser for Windows 7. I would like it to create ONE task, not a gajillion tasks when there are multiple tabs open (see note at bottom of question). Adblocking ...
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Task Switcher for Windows & Browser Tabs

Am I the only idiot getting himself muddled up between Alt-Tab and Ctrl-Tab? Where was that thing I was just looking at? Was it a native windows app, or a web app hiding inside one of my browser ...
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Web-browser for heavy browsing, alternative to Chrome

I'm heavy web user which requires a lot of tabs being opened during my everyday work (>=50-200 tabs). I'm using Google Chrome browser for couple of years and become very slow and an overkill for my ...
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Firefox Websocket inspection

Goal/Requirements I want to inspect websocket messages with the latest Firefox. I don't want to switch browsers. The situation is kind of messed up for me. I really don't want to move to closed-source ...
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Extension for required reading time

Is there any extension that can tell me how much time it would take a person to read a page? I need for Firefox.
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Alternative to Firefox and Chrome with an element inspector?

Assuming that Mozilla is not trustworthy, Chrome isn't any better, because Google …, Chromium isn't any better just because it's open source, after all Firefox is open source, is there any browser ...
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GUI web browser to run in Xubuntu 14.04

I want to run a GUI web browser on Xubuntu 14.04 but it seems that neither am I able to nor is it safe. So my question is, is there any GUI web browser that I can try? Specs: Must run without SSE2 ...
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Realistic Web Connectivity and Bandwidth Testing

I am looking for a way to do realistic testing of web connections through relatively slow ISPs. I need a test that will give a realistic approximation of how useable an internet connection will be ...
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PixelBlock alternative for Firefox?

I'm using Firefox 57. I'm looking for software that blocks the 1x1 pixels that cause the HTTP{S} fetches that are used to track users. The product I used in the past is called PixelBlock. I searched ...
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Link rating extension

I am looking for an extension for Chrome or Firefox that allows me to rate a page (to give it up or down votes) so that next time when I see that link there will be a sign to tell me what I voted.
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How to “save as” everything on a remote server directly?

I am using browsers like firefox and chrome. Many times I need to use "save as" a webpage rather than only bookmark it. What "save as" does is saving a html page and a folder with a lot of other ...
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Can I automate LibreJS testing?

I have previously used the LibreJS extension to test that web pages I visit don't fall into the JavaScript Trap. In other words, test that their JavaScript code is freely licensed. However, I'd now ...
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Is there a Chrome extension that would allow me to re-focus a tab when I click on a link that is still open?

Example scenario: I'm in a Wikipedia-reading frenzy, middle-mouse-clicking many article links and thus opening dozens of tabs while I'm reading. When I switch tabs and click a link that is already ...
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Group many live web snippets and view/refresh all in one window

Is there any kind of app or utility to show in one window more than one piece of different webpages obtained surfing pages and picking with a rectangular selection style the area of interest? I’ve ...
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Alternative to Privacy Badger for Seamonkey?

EFF's Privacy Badger is a handy add-on for Firefox that safeguards your privacy by blocking third party trackers. Unfortunately, it is also incompatible with the latest SeaMonkey. Do you know of any ...
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Unblocked Browser

I'm looking for a way to run a web browser like Firefox on my Windows 10 computer. The administrator has restricted running .exe files (except those in %appdata% and preinstalled programs, like ...
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web browser extension: halt all *further* javascript execution

After a web page is loaded, it often keeps eating anywhere from 25% to 100% of my CPU. Sometimes, it's to render some excessive or poorly designed graphics somewhere, like an animated background. ...
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Application to know where certain piece of data in webpage came from

Say I'm looking at a web page that makes a ton of AJAX requests to get data to populate the DOM. What I want to do is to, in the browser, select a certain piece of data (e.g. name of user) and get ...
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Browser Add-On to Block Exit Intent Popups

I keep (against my better judgment) attempting to read articles online, and as soon as I decide not to read an article and reach for the close tab button (or, in one memorable instance, move my mouse ...
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Way to make a web browser always muted by default?

I use several web browsers. I'd like to dedicate just one to being muted all the time so that browser will be for when I specifically don't want to hear ad videos on websites or hear sounds from ...
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Is there a browser that can load a page > 4GB

I'm encountering an issue with a web page that has to load a large table of data to my browser. When I try to load the page it crashes at 4GB (the data transfered by the server is much less than 4GB, ...
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Advanced and automated tab management

I am looking for a tool which will help with tab and task management. I am a tab hoarder and often end up with 100-200 tabs before giving up and starting over. My request is for a tool which will do ...
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Imagus alternative for Firefox 57

Is there an Imagus addon alternative for Firefox 57? It's been recently disabled in Nightly. Edit: Imagus load image or image link without the need to click it, it works for certain videos too by ...
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Browser with multiple simultaneous (in-sync) previews?

I find myself, during testing, needing to see multiple web browsers on different configurations at the same time. The "best" option I've seen so far has been Two.app for macOS, but it only shows two ...
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Browser based interface to a local mailbox in mbox format

We have an mbox file on the NFS file server that stores a copy of all internal communication. I would like to set up a web interface (within an Apache instance) so that everyone can use their browser ...
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What browser for S40 feature phones allow me to use interactive web apps?

I have a Nokia 301, which runs on S40. I want to use Uber or Lyft on it. However, the browsers I can find are all pre-rendered server side, so interactive javascript stuff doesn't work. I've tried ...
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Does any other browser offer Firefox's Tree Style Tab feature?

The Firefox add-on Tree Style Tab allows hierarchical tab ordering. Does any other main browser have such a feature or provide an extension for it?
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Software that automatically downloads videos you're watching

This is a software I used years ago, used to download videos I watch automatically, without clicking anything. It would work in the background and does not slow down the internet. It will capture the ...
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Need Email Client ASAP Please

I would like a email client that lets me add about 10-15 different emails and manage them. I want it to be online. I have searched for hours to find one but cant. Please help. Thanks.
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Browser addon, for auto-filling common form fields in job applications?

I have an extension, Lastpass, which gets me part of the way there. Lastpass can remember your name, address, phone number etc and fill them in automatically. However, it doesn't recognise fields ...
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Automated bookmark merging/synchronization app/addon between multiple instances of Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox concurrently

Some of my family members prefer Chrome, some prefer Firefox - but either way I use both at least some of the time since as a web developer I really do have to (and MS IE which I hate); All our ...
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Cross-browser compatibility software

I am into web development and I want to check my web page for different browsers. So I am searching for an offline tool to check cross-browser compatibility.
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Browser add-on to get a POST button's equivalent curl command without having to click first

Let's say I have a web page with this POST button: <form method="post" action="somequery"> [some parameters] <button type="submit"> Push me </button> </form> ... and I ...

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