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Changing URL as long as you are scrolling the webpage

javascript,html,url,browser,browser-history
I was seeing the NASA's press release / image gallery, (you can see it here) and it has come to my attention that as I'm scrolling down the webpage and seeing different posts, the URL in the address bar was changing (I was using chrome, but tried in Internet Explorer...

file_get_contents() function loads different page compared to broswer

php,html,file,browser,hyperlink
I am trying to find next page's link of a particular page(i call that particular page as current page here).The current page in program i am using is http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Category:1980_births The next page link which i am extracting from the current page is the below one http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Category:1980_births&pagefrom=Alexis%2C+Toya%0AToya+Alexis#mw-pages But ,, when file_get_contents()...

Creating meta-data for binary chunks for sending via WebRTC datachannel

javascript,browser,blob,webrtc,rtcdatachannel
I have a datachannel connection between two browsers, and would like to break a file into chunks and send them to/from the clients. I can read the file and break it up into chunks just fine. However I need a way for the receiving client to know which file the...

Looking for tool that prevent script to become unresponsive [on hold]

javascript,browser,google-chrome-extension
For a side project I need to generate a lot of data from a WebGL Application. This Web App is mostly a personal tool and I really don't care if my browser become unresponsive (I mean, I know it will). Does someone know a browser/tool/plugin that could allow me to...

correct HTML pages won't load in IE10

javascript,jquery,html,internet-explorer,browser
I'm editing someone elses webpage for content, by changing the HTML files on the drive, adding text, comments, wtv. I'm not a web designer, so this is the only way I knew to do it. On most browsers, my changes show, but on internet explorer, sometimes it will revert to...

input value undefined javascript

javascript,css,dom,browser
I want to show an error message when text box is empty on submit, but is not working and everytime I try to get the value through the console area returns undefined. CSS <style> #error_alert { visibility: hidden; border: 1px solid #F00; text-align: center; width: 100px; } label, input, button...

CSS Font Fallback for Missing Glyphs

css,browser,fonts
CSS: p { font-family: Gill Sans, SFU GillSans; } "SFU GillSans" is a font for Vietnamese language. According to this link, if p contains a Vietnamese character that is not in Gill Sans font, then the browser will look for it in "SFU GillSans" font. Is it possible to switch...

Open a PDF in a new window of the browser with angularjs

angularjs,http,pdf,browser,get
I'm new to angular js and I wish to open a PDF document in a new window of the browser after pressing a button. I make a GET request with $http.get() at front end, at backend there is a Java rest service that respond to the GET and generates a...

Chrome complains of MIME type wrong

browser,download,mime-types
I have created a simple PHP script which downloads files (sends them to the browser). The script sends the browser the type of document, for example MIME type "application/gz" for example document test.tar.gz However, on receiving the document Chrome complains: Resource interpreted as Document but transferred with MIME type application/gz...

JS Browser with pause function, help please

javascript,function,browser
I wrote this program in js that goes through a list of URLs, where it stays on each page for a few seconds, closes the current window, and open the next in line. Everything works perfect, now I need it to stop/pause every 5 links. The second part of this...

How to display text in browsers tab bar in a javaserver page [closed]

html,jsp,browser,text,tabs
I have heard of being able to display images in a browsers tab bar here: http://stackoverflow.com/questions/120420/image-icon-beside-the-site-url But I was wondering if there might be an easier way to do this for just some simple text? I am trying to display just two lines, last login and IP address in this...

Google Chrome Add Bookmark Image

html,html5,google-chrome,browser,web
Recently Google have added a new interface when users click the star icon in the address bar to add a site to their bookmarks. The UI displays the page title as well as anything from the meta description element if present, but I was wondering if there's a way to...

Firefox and SSL pages - takes very long on certain sites [closed]

firefox,ssl,browser,ssl-certificate
I use openSUSE 13.1 and Firefox 38.0.1. On some pages with ssl it takes minutes until the connection is established. It only happens on sites whose ssl certificate is not trusted by firefox, so that it asks you if you really want to enter the site. But even this security...

Android Old Browser not Deeplinking mobile application

javascript,android,browser,deep-linking
I have a mobile app which is available for Android and IPhone. For this i have a website where I have a javascript method which checks whether the user is accessing the website from mobile device or other. If it's a mobile device, i'm invoking my installed mobile app, if...

Unable to view changed text within WebBrowser control

c#,browser,text,replace
I'm trying to change/filter the text within my WebBrowser control, but it doesn't appear to be working. Here's the code I've tried: private void webBrowser1_DocumentCompleted(object sender, WebBrowserDocumentCompletedEventArgs e) { webBrowser1.DocumentText.Replace("10.86.190.30","KM"); } At first I thought the DocumentCompleted event wasn't firing, so I assigned it to a button click I could...

Check if ionic app is in dev serve mode(browser)

javascript,browser,ionic-framework,ionic
I use ionic serve to run my app on localhost. how can I know when I'm in browser and not in android? I tried: navigator.platform // MacIntel navigator.platforms // undefined ionic.Platform.is('BROWSER') // false navigator.userAgent // ...iPhone... => i'm in chrome device mode Thank you!...

Python in Browser: How to choose between brython, pypy.js and skulpt?

javascript,python,browser,brython,skulpt
EDIT: Please note I'm NOT asking for a (subjective) product recommendation. I am asking for objective information -- that I can then use to make my own decision. I'm very excited to see that it is now possible to code Python inside a browser page. The main candidates appear to...

What do I need to do to my HTML to allow accented characters to properly display?

html,browser,html-escape-characters
I have HTML like this (combination of English and Spanish): <p><em><span class="consolas">In </span><span class="english">English</span><span class="consolas"> and </span><span><strong>Spanish</strong></span></em><em><span class="consolas"> / En </span><span class="english">Inglés</span><span class="consolas"> y...

Android webview: controlling which browser is used on redirection

android,browser,webview
So I wanted when I use window.location in my webview, the page to be shown on the same page and to not open a new window with the default browser, so I added this code: view.setWebViewClient(new WebViewClient() { @Override public boolean shouldOverrideUrlLoading(WebView view, String url) { view.loadUrl(url); return false; }...

Altering window.print() Javascript functionality [duplicate]

javascript,browser
This question already has an answer here: Print <div id=printarea></div> only? 21 answers This question is mostly out of academic interests(and partly because I faced an issue like this before and simply found a workaround, but I want to know the proper way to do it). How does the...

website not working on Internet Explorer

internet-explorer,browser,cross-browser,hover
I have a vertical menu in a side bar with a hover over submenu however in IE the hover menu decides to appear in the middle of the page. I'm using IE11 so it doesnt support the IE only css. I'm not sure what has cause the problem..here is a...

How to remove/replace cached css and js file from client Browser?

javascript,css,browser,browser-cache
Is there a way by which we can replace or remove the cached css and js files from client browser when they come to the website next time?

is binary file(pdf, word, excel, ppt, mp3,…) download possible using XHR or fetch?

javascript,html5,browser,download,xmlhttprequest
is binary file(pdf, word, excel, ppt, mp3,...) download possible using XHR or fetch? I have seen some snippets and tricks for pdf and images using data URI and base64 conversion. Do we have some better mechanism available? I need to download a file with following constraints: File download request must...

Detect browser close event

javascript,browser,cross-browser,onbeforeunload
I want to capture the browser window/tab close event. I have tried the following But not working: <script type="text/javascript"> window.onbeforeunload = function(){ myUnloadEvent(); } function myUnloadEvent() { alert ('Calling some alert messages here'); } </script> <body> Body of the page goes here. </body> Tried these links also but no more...

Cordova- embed a external website into cordova app

cordova,browser,web-applications,website
I have a website. it run good in server I'm building a cordova app to embed this website and I want to open this website into this cordova app. I use window.open(..., "_blank").. window.open(..., "_selt") modify config.xml <access origin.... but when I run app in my device, website auto open...

place 1 label top, 1 input bottom and 2 buttons left

html,html5,css3,browser
I would like to place 1 label at the top of an Input with two centered buttons (inside a div) on the right. for the moment my code isn't flexible and I can't easily use my class anywhere on my webpage as It is strongly dependent the #.bu-container height that...

NPAPI retirement and the future of digital signature

java,google-chrome,browser,npapi
I understand that browser's companies are not interested about the applications which use Smart Cards, applets, etc, anymore. So, I'd like to ask you guys about the approach that you will be taking from now and then without NPAPI. In my company we are developing a new app which is...

How to prevent iFrame actions from causing outer page to scroll to it

javascript,iframe,browser,scroll
First, I know there are many questions about this phenomenon but none of the workarounds given so far would help in the situation I have here. Environment: My code is in the Outer iFrame inside a page I don't control. It's sized to fit all my content so no scrolling...

Yii: Redirect in controller to external site in new tab

php,browser,yii,controller
Is it possible to redirect to an external url inside a Yii controller and open the new page in a new tab? $this->redirect("http://www.google.com"); This works fine, but opens in the same tab. Is there a way to open the url in a different tab? Thanks...

Disable browser adding overflow:hidden on touch screen enabled devices

html,css,google-chrome,browser,touch
I'm having an issue with browsers (maybe just Chrome) adding css rules on touch enabled devices. On a website we've created for a client (to be used exclusively in Chrome), when accessing from their ultrabooks, the scroll bars disappear on elements on the page that had them. The client is...

Determine browser's default text highlight color using JavaScript or Dart

javascript,html,css,browser,dart
The browser's default text highlight (selection) background color can be overridden, e.g.: ::selection { background: #ffb7b7; } And the color is browser/OS specific. Is there a way to read the browser's default value using JavaScript or Dart?...

How to STOP browsers from sharing session amongst tabs?

javascript,jsp,security,browser,spring-security
How to NOT share session between multiple browser tabs ? I am using Spring Security in JSP/Servlet application and I want to know "How can we achieve the behavior with Spring Security where user is forced to login again whenever he changes the browser tab ?". Disclaimer Question is similar...

return info after Twilio client outgoing call

javascript,php,browser,twilio,phone
Im trying to find a way to return information when placing an outgoing call through the twilio softphone in the browser. When I place an outgoing call my application invites the remote party to a conference room throught the rest api, and the agent is invited to that same conference...

How can I detect when the contents of a div are unloaded?

javascript,jquery,html,ajax,browser
I have an application that navigates mostly with AJAX, and a section where a user can view information. I would like to track how long users are viewing different pieces of information. I want to assume that as long as they have the information loaded in the <div> they are...

Socket.IO/Node.JS execution

javascript,node.js,sockets,browser,socket.io
I'm new to both Node.JS and Socket.IO, so I decided to pick up a simple chat client as my first project. To my knowledge, it structured correctly, but I'm being thrown an object expected error whenever I try to run index.js. Anyone know what's up? (if it helps, I'm running...

How to make a browser console wait in a javascript

javascript,browser,console,wait
I'm trying to make a script that clicks on a page button, waits X seconds (for the result of the click to take place), and then continues. How can I do that? (only the wait part)...

How To Open A Website's (Built on Wordpress) PHP file in my browser?

php,wordpress,browser
I came across a website and liked its look. So, I wanted to know how its style.css is coded. I got there style.css file by visiting to Network Tab of Inspect Element and then opening that file in a new tab. We can open JS files also in the same...

Why/how does the browser decide ☃.net goes to xn--n3h.net

url,browser,unicode,character-encoding,iri
If we type into firefox or chrome http://☃.net/ It takes us to http://xn--n3h.net/ Which is a mirror of unicodesnowmanforyou.com What I don't understand is by what rules the unicode snowman can decode to xn--n3h, it doesn't look anything like utf-8 or urlencoding. I think I found a hint while mucking...

Is it possible to get specific static contents of a webpage only using client side technology?

javascript,html,html5,browser
I am only allowed to use client side technologies such as HTML5 Javascript ect.. Is it possible to get specific contents of a webpage using these technologies alone?

Scroll the mouse changes the value of my select element

javascript,jquery,browser,scroll
I'm having problems with mouse scroll in some browsers, if the user goes up or down within my website affects selects several values that I have. This happens in all browsers and I figured there was a way through by javascript could cancel the event or to cancel the values...

Responsive HTML not reacting as expected in different browsers [closed]

html,css,browser,responsive-design
So I am making a website but some weird thing is happening. Like, you can see it happen by yourself, it's pretty staight forward; try opening this link into Chrome and Firefox (for example). Chrome reacting just fine, and not Firefox. As the two files are pretty long, I pasted...

Will Microsoft Edge support userscripts?

javascript,browser,userscripts,microsoft-edge
Did Microsoft announce whether Edge will support userscripts? Doesn't matter if via plugins (similar to Greasemonkey in Firefox or Tampermonkey in Chrome) or as an out-of-the-box feature.

Why doesn't JavaScript get its own thread in common browsers?

javascript,browser,architecture,software-design
Not enough that JavaScript isn't multithreaded, apparently JavaScript doesn't even get its own but shares a thread with a load of other stuff. Even in most modern browsers JavaScript is typically in the same queue as painting, updating styles, and handling user actions. Why is that? From my experience an...

How can I add custom search engine to browser?

search,browser,manifest,provider
Basically what I'm trying to do is to be able to add my own "search engine" (based on PHP and Mod_rewrite) to any browser automatically. Somewhere on the Internet I found that I need to declare a search provider. How can I do this? <link>, manifest or some JavaScript?

How often is garbage collected?

javascript,browser,garbage-collection
If I understand correctly the GC works like this: MyClass.prototype.render = function(){ var largeArray = []; for (var i = 0; i < 1000; i++) { largeArray.push({ firstName: 'John', lastName: 'Smith' }); } } When render() is called, largeArray is marked for garbage collection but not immediately collected. I am...

Change browser proxy settings from Python in Ubintu?

python,linux,python-2.7,firefox,browser
Is there any way to change the firefox and chrome proxy through a python script. System is Ubuntu or any other linux distro

Java Selenium WebDriver with Yandex

java,selenium,browser,selenium-webdriver,yandex
At the moment, I use Firefox as browser for my Java Application with Selenium. But Firefox is slow. Is it possible to use Yandex as browser? Didn't find anything in Google. Does Selenium supports Yandex? For Chrome I need the .exe for using Chrome as browser. Is this possible with...

Why is it so hard to style