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Web Browsers





Web browsers are applications used primarily to display documents, files and media from the Internet, identified by a Uniform Resource Identifier (URI) that can be a page, image, video or other file. Some browsers require the use of add-ons or extensions to safely render the information they receive; others have systems built into them to perform the same functions.

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VPN slows the internet , is there a way to have apply only on specific tab . or browser .

for example if I use Chrome the VPN will apply if I use safari it won't.

For Mac.
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We have an internal url at work where I can navigate to using chrome and view the pdf and download without any issue. When I try to do the same thing in powershell using code like below I get an unauthorised error. I don't understand the security part to well so trying to work out why I'm blocked through powershell but not through chrome. Do I need to send my credentials through some way? or do something else so powershell uses the same settings as the browser

$Url = "https://server/file.pdf"
$Path = "c:\temp\file.pdf"
[Net.ServicePointManager]::ServerCertificateValidationCallback = {$true}
$webClient = new-object System.Net.WebClient
$webClient.DownloadFile( $Url, $Path )
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Why does Safari display the white line under the navigation bar as a 1 px line (which is what it was originally).  In Firefox, it displays correctly as a 5px line.  I don't think it is a cache issue since I normally don't use Safari.  Client brought this up to my attention and that was when I viewed in Safari.
Microsoft Edge within Windows 10 has a saved Microsoft Office 365 password that is saved for the & websites.

I know ways of viewing these saved passwords within Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox.

Is there any way of viewing these kinds of saved passwords within the Microsoft Edge web browser? If so how can this be done?
Hi techs,
Has anyone seen this Chrome error before?  Adobe Create PDF plug-in listener for Chrome has stopped working?
I dont find anything online about the error grrrr.
Thank you,
Is there any way that I can import saved passwords from the Microsoft Edge web browser to the Google Chrome web browser?

This needs to be done within the Windows 10 Pro OS.

Or can I export these passwords from Microsoft Edge into the Google Chrome web browser?

If so how can this be done?

We are using F-Secure for email filtering, and the F-Secure desktop provides some level of browser protection. I was wondering what people here would recommend for small business (5 to 30 user base) for email and web browsing solution?


we use active directory on a domain and i prefer to use mozilla firefox for a web browser. i am trying to add pop up exceptions for certain websites. how can i do this without having to login to each users account and set it in thier firefox profile?

thank  you
i have a Hotmail account -  that evolved into an outlooklive account  :
i know about password viewers, like mailpassview, etc, but it does not show this account - nor any details, but it shows my other outlook account fine - so it works ok

do you know a password viewer for this kind of account? prefereable free
i'm running windows 7 - 64bit
Which windows10 browser can show expired cookies

maybe using windows file system
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I have a client trying to open Excel files and in general it is OK, but if he tried to open an excel file from an AOL email, it downloads in Chrome, but then when he clicks on it to open it, Excel opens, but stays with a blank screen.

The same thing happens when he tried to download from a School/ training site he is taking a course on.

email with attachments coming through Outlook opens.

Any suggestions?

I have unchecked the three boxes in protected view in Excel.
I have been attempting to fix an issue my website has been having with autoplay and mobile devices. I currently have a little beep that plays when loading the next page. The only way the website can tell if it is supposed to beep is via loading the next page, so I can't just play the beep every time the user jumps from one page to the next. My goal is to get this working on iPads with the latest version of iOS.

I am aware that the <audio> tag's autoplay feature is turned off for mobile devices, requiring user interaction to play audio. So I have been working with Javascript to try to get a beep to play.

So far here are two of my attempts so far:

function beep() {
           new  Audio("App_Themes/Default/Images/Ding.mp3" )).play();

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And this is another attempt:
function beep(){
            var aud = document.createElement("iframe");
            aud.setAttribute('src', "App_Themes/Default/Images/Ding.mp3");
            aud.setAttribute('width', '1px');
            aud.setAttribute('height', '1px');
            aud.setAttribute('scrolling', 'no');
   = "0px";

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Both of which work on desktop browsers, but not mobile. So I guess my question is, is it possible to get around the user interaction limitation mobile browsers set? Is there another way I should be doing this?
How to fix that error in chrome?
Until recently, when I opened a new tab in Firefox, it defaulted to (my default homepage).

Now it shows the attached; looks like somehow Yahoo has overridden my settings.

How can I fix this?

I am using Lenovo Laptop , Model NO:  G570 , When i click on any options from my desktop, it automatically points to the first file/options/folder etc. I have done the reboot of my OS to Win 7 as well, still the problem Exists.
When i use my chrome and hovering down the web page, its not moving down, Automatically, it comes to the first options of the Web page.
After Multiple Refresh of pressing F5, problem will be solved, After sometime Problem again Restarted.

Someone please help me in this Laptop Problem.

How do I type superscript on a chrome web page?

For example, X to the power of 2.

I have tried ctrl + 2 but it does not work.  I also tried ctrl shift + 2, same result.

Please advise.
My OS is win 10 prof 64 bit and i use Google Docs to format my documents then to publish it in Google Groups.  Sometimes I have graphics and I am sure they may not show up on some pcs, and to overcome this, I thought of having a line :
To view in browser, click here.
But how do I implement this, that will take the message viewed and display in a browser.  
Thank u and regards.
I have a site at


where people can login and design a web page. But there's an intermittent problem.  If the page is refreshed by clicking the Chrome "reload" icon, instead of reloading the same page,  the browser somtimes loads


There are two prolems with this URL.  First, is repeated and second,  index.php is replaced with login.php.  login.php is a valid page.  It's how people log in.   But why is it loaded here?

Another clue:  the browser only puts in the bad URL if I clear the Chrome cache before I reload the page.  But even clearing the cache doesn't always generate the error.

It looks like maybe a mod_rewrite problem, and I do have some rewrites in the config file, but nothing that would do this.

I can't think of a mechanism that would cause the login page to get loaded in this case, especially with an extra

Does this make any sense to anyone?  
Thanks for any ideas.
Hi All ,

Need your help to understand why Favicon Icon is not showing up for a single site collection in IE 11 only, I have tried deleting IE cookies , Cache , hard refresh , IIS reset, Flush DNS etc but nothing worked, any suggestions ? below is scenario .
Single web application with with 2 site collections http://SC1 and http://sc1/sites/sc2

In IE :
Favicon show up for http://sc1
Favicno does not show up for http://sc1/sites/sc2

In Chrome :
Favicon shows up for http://sc1
Favicon shows up for http://sc1/sites/sc2

Thanks in advance.
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Hello All,

Chrome Extension ID where will able to Create GPO User Configurations or Computer Configurations?
Which is the Correct Method to follow?
We keep getting this message when we are on a SPECIFIC page in wordpress.  

This is the page in question it happens to:

We do not get error on any other page in wordpress.  Site seems to work fine.  I just cannot edit this page at all.  Even the opening text, "To search for World War I and II...." is locked out.

We talked to plugin developer and they were of no help.  My programmer in another office cannot duplicate.  The plugin is wp data table.  I use firefox.  I believe it also happens on chrome.

Any idea how to fix?
Refer to attached screen (in some of colleagues' PCs, it's greyed out ie
they can't uncheck it).

In which files in IE, Firefox & Chrome is this 'proxy' setting stored (to check or uncheck it)?

How is it done such that it's greyed out to users (so that users can't uncheck it) for Firefox,
IE & Chrome?

We're on Win 7 & Win 10
How can I enable 'Initialize and Script ActiveX Controls not marked as safe for scripting' for Windows 2007 server Internet Explorer 11
I have several video links on my site, in Safari they open fine, but in Chrome and I.E they start downloading the file. How can I stop this from happening?
<a href="videos/Building_a_Stronger_Relationship_with_your_Doctor.mp4" target="_new">

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I have tried target="_blank" as well, no luck.
Windows 7 pro  on a user profile when i open internet explorer i gert internet explorer has stopped working, continues to loop.

Web Browsers





Web browsers are applications used primarily to display documents, files and media from the Internet, identified by a Uniform Resource Identifier (URI) that can be a page, image, video or other file. Some browsers require the use of add-ons or extensions to safely render the information they receive; others have systems built into them to perform the same functions.