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How is it possible that browserify can make server code run in the browser when servers need access to things like sockets?

javascript,node.js,browser,browserify
Am I simply ignorant of the features that some browsers offer or does this library use some strange workaround to implement these features?

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...

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...

Can't open localhost in Project Spartan in Windows 10 preview

iis,browser,windows-10,microsoft-edge
I installed Windows 10 preview and installed IIS. Open "http://localhost" in Project Spartan can't connect. IE has no problem. What's the problem?...

Open a html document with php

php,browser
I have a strange setup at the moment (busy with a migration) I have a 4th Dimension application which calls php scripts (which is our soon to be, only application. Dropping 4D) This script thats called from 4D needs to open a html file in the browser. Is this possible?...

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?

Xaml Browser Application opens as a download file on client machine

c#,wpf,xaml,browser,xbap
I have a Xaml browser application that I deployed on my computer. It seems to run fine and open on my computer in Internet Explorer. When I try to access it from client computer on the same network, it opens the application as a download file on Internet Explorer. I...

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 to get particular controller scope list in console - angularjs?

javascript,jquery,angularjs,browser,console
I am trying to edit bus list in browser console for this bus search angualrjs site. I tried to access the filteredBusData(ng-repeat) list in that page which is used in ng-repeat from console. Code: Method 1: angular.element(document.body).injector().invoke(function ($rootScope) { scope = $rootScope; console.log(scope.filteredBusData); }); Method 2: angular.element('[ng-controller="busTicketCheckoutCtrl"]').scope; `busTicketCheckoutCtrl` is the...

Why do not these items appear on firefox browser?

html,css,browser
I have this page: http://paul.dac-proiect.ro/ In Chrome all is well but look as displayed in Firefox. <div class="social" style="float:right"> <div id="facebook"></div> <div id="twitter"></div> <div id="link"></div> </div> .pozitie{position: absolute;top: 200px;left: 39;color:#f9f9f9;"} /* IMAGINI HOVER SOCIAL MEDIA */ #facebook { background-image: url("http://placehold.it/26x26"); width:26px; height:26px; float:left; margin-right:5px; } #facebook:hover { background-image:...

Why does my subdomain only work in Chrome?

php,.htaccess,google-chrome,browser,subdomain
I've added a Virtual Host to my httpd-vhosts.conf file like this <VirtualHost *:80> DocumentRoot "/website/sub" ServerName sub.localhost </VirtualHost> I also have two .htaccess files (for the moment identical), one for localhost and one for sub.localhost website/.htaccess: RewriteEngine On RewriteCond %{REQUEST_FILENAME} !-f RewriteRule ^ index.php [QSA,L] website/sub/.htaccess: RewriteEngine On RewriteCond %{REQUEST_FILENAME}...

How to make Google Chrome and iOS remember scroll position in div after returning back?

css,browser,scroll,position,back
The problem is that the scroll container is a div, not body. And that causes Google Chrome and iOS to fail to remember scroll position of the div after users go to another page and then return back. The related CSS code is as follows. The scroll container is #container....

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()...

Can't get Python to download webpage source code: “browser version not supported”

python,html,browser,urllib2,source
So I'm trying to write a program that would download the source-code of a webpage in Python 2.7. The code looks like this: import urllib2 url = "https://scrap.tf/stranges/47" req = urllib2.Request(url, headers={'User-Agent' : "Mozilla/5.0 (X11; Linux x86_64) AppleWebKit/534.30 (KHTML, like Gecko) Ubuntu/11.04 Chromium/12.0.742.112 Chrome/12.0.742.112 Safari/534.30"}) con = urllib2.urlopen(req) data =...

I can't run my own applets in browser

java,security,browser,applet
I can't run my Java applet in any browser - Java blocks it for security reason. I have Java 8, so I can't set security settings to medium. What I have to do? (in my own applets I mean applets that I wrote and it can't harm anything)

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...

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...

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?...

Retrieving document.cookie getter and setter

javascript,cookies,browser
I'm trying to override the document.cookie since i need to control cookie creation, but seems that getOwnPropertyDescriptor casted on document.cookie doesn't retrieve its getter and setter ( tried on chrome and firefox ). Could someone explain me this behaviour? https://jsfiddle.net/1363ktwp/7/ var obj={}; // creating a property using document.cookie descriptors Object.defineProperty(...

Don't allow user to submit a form with empty fields in ruby on rails

ruby-on-rails,ruby,forms,browser
I am starting use Ruby on Rails and I am having a little problem. I have a form with 3 fields, this is the code: <%= form_for(resource, as: resource_name, url: registration_path(resource_name)) do |f| %> <%= devise_error_messages! %> <div class="field"> <%= f.text_field :name, autofocus: true, placeholder: "Name" %> </div> <div class="field">...

Cannot find the CSS Errors in Chrome

css,google-chrome,browser,web-inspector
I'm trying to debug a website and in Chrome's inspect element I'm seeing 8 errors and 1 warning. The Warning shows up right next to the problem. However, the Errors don't show up anywhere and I can't locate them. Also, the errors and warnings show an underline when I hover...

close and open browser -selenium C# Visual studio

c#,selenium,browser,close
I want to close and then open the browser without close the driver of selenium, using C# I don't want to: driver.Quit(); How Can I close and the open again the browser Chrome?...

How does the -tag work in Chrome?

html,browser
I'm curious about how the <img>-tag works. I can set an URI as src, like: <img src="./logo.jpg"/> I can also set a API url, like: <img src="https://avatars.githubusercontent.com/u/449?v=3"/> In my understanding, the <img>-tag will init a get call with the url specified in src and render the jpeg binary returned. But...

How to change favicon right align inside the browser address bar

html,browser,favicon
I'm facing this problem and don't know how to change my image-icon address to be displayed with right align? <link rel="shortcut icon" type="image/x-icon" href="/favicon.ico"/> Updated to be like this one, but there is no change <link rel="shortcut icon" type="image/x-icon" href="/favicon.ico" style="text-align: right;"/> ...

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...

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...

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...

Safely query size of element soon after inserting it to DOM

javascript,dom,browser
Is there an way (maybe an event?) to delay querying the height of element until all of the styles for it have been fully calculated, so that I know that it's height is calculated properly? In my app I need to get the height of an element as soon as...

IE11 slow / freeze with AngularJS's ng-repeat rendering

javascript,angularjs,internet-explorer,browser
Currently I have a very sublte problem to solve with IE11 and AngularJS. My page consists of two nested ng-repeat to create a tabset with a table inside any tab. Here the code: http://pastebin.com/0fffPz5Z In the code, each application's object have around 1.000 item's related objects. With a Chrome, Safari...

set my website as homepage for android device browser using PHP code

php,android,browser,website,device
I need to define a button on top of my website which when a user open my website with android device and click on that button, my website set as his homepage on his android device browser. I need to do this with PHP or javaScript if possible.

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...

Change permissions to allow PHP script in browser to execute matplotlib operations in a python script

php,python-2.7,browser,permissions
I am running Ubuntu 14.04 with a locally hosted webpage running on Apache2. I can access index.php fine through my browser, but I want that page to display a graph that is prepared in a python script called graph.py. graph.py will execute fully when the I execute index.php from the...

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...

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!...

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.

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...

JavaFX WebViewer on Java 6?

java,browser,javafx,java-6
I have at school Java 6 under windows and i can't update it or install the standalone. I want use JavaFX to have the web viewer in my project. Is it possible use JavaFX under Java6? If is possible, How? UPDATE I want use a web viewer in my project....

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?

How to prevent loading image from cache when the src is a redirect url to the actual image file

html,image,google-chrome,browser
All: When I try to solve the problem that when load image from cache, I got some answers from this post:How to force a web browser NOT to cache images It talks about add a timestamp to the src like <img src="picture.jpg?1222259157.415" alt=""> But in my case, it is not...

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...

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...

How to enable HTML5 videos in qutebrowser?

html5,browser,plugins,archlinux
qutebrowser is not that popular, so I couldn't google an answer to my question, I want to be able to watch youtube etc... Please help this is the only thing stopping me from using a great browser

Open popup window in specific keyboard language

javascript,jquery,html,browser
I have code like this that open new window in javascript: window.open(URL); But although browser keyboard language at opennig moment for example is 'fa' but new window opens in 'en'. Is there a way that I can open new window in the same keyboard language that browser uses? Thanks....

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...

Python script to dynamically find the port to which firefox listens on opening a url?

python,linux,firefox,browser
Is there any way to find the port firefox url listens to when we open a url. platform - ubuntu or any other linux distro

Own protocol in browser

c#,.net,browser,protocols,neodynamic
I try to implement WebClientPrinter by Neodynamic. This library makes request by this format: webclientprint:http://localhost:1294/wcp.axd?sid=cm50pdi0tyfsm0feejnzjtsk&wcppping it is similar to this notation. javascript: method() My question is why browser know what to do with this protocol?...

communicate with c# service from LAN through web browser

c#,browser,service,lan
I have created a C# project thats consists from a backend service running under LocalSystem account and a GUI running under current logged-in user account. These two parts communicate through named pipe, implemented as: SERVICE: PipeHost = new ServiceHost(this, new Uri[] { new Uri("net.pipe://localhost") }); PipeHost.AddServiceEndpoint(typeof(IPipeComm), new NetNamedPipeBinding(), "MyProgComm"); PipeHost.Open();...

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...

Selenium catch popup on close browser

java,selenium,browser
I'm trying to test that when I close my window a popup shows with a warning message. I've tried both driver.close() and driver.quit() after making sure I'm on the proper window but this just terminates the process since my popup doesn't show. I could test it by using the awt...

How can I have a different behavior in this JQuery script if the browser is Chrome?

javascript,jquery,html,css,browser
I am absolutely new in JavaScript and JQuery and I have the following problem. I have to modify a JQuery script so that it has a different behavior when the browser is Chrome. This is my script: $(document).ready(function () { $("thead.opening").click(function () { alert("INTO second function"); $(this).next().css('width', '10000000 em'); alert(modified);...

jQuery - Listen to User click on the Auto Suggest Option provided by browser

javascript,jquery,browser
This is my input box. <input type="text" class="form-control" id="contestCode" name="contestCode" required > My jQuery Snippet which checks for keyup event and paste event $('#contestCode').on({ keyup : function(){ checkContestCodeIfExists($(this)); }, paste : function(){ checkContestCodeIfExists($(this)); } }); But when the user clicks on the autoSuggest provided by the browser (Code exists for...

Are background images loaded if container opacity is 0

html,css,browser
Does browser load elements background image if elements opacity is 0? .element { background-image: url("someurl"); opacity: 0; } ...

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...

Browser using c# in windows form applications

c#,html,windows,forms,browser
i have developed a browser using c# in windows form applications, now i want to put a button to store html code in a text document, how do i do that, thanks namespace browser { public partial class Form1 : Form { public Form1() { InitializeComponent(); } private void button3_Click(object...

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...

How to show/hide a jquery script only on Firefox

javascript,jquery,firefox,browser,cross-browser
Trying to show and hide js only on Firefox browser. There are another question about Detect all Firefox versions, but it is not answer of my question so i have asked this question. HTML: <div id="about_me"> This Text color will be change </div> Show this only on Firefox: $("#about_me").addClass("red"); I...

Dreamweaver can't connect to localhost

browser,xampp,localhost,dreamweaver
I can't preview what I'm programming in Dreamweaver in any browser anymore. The message I get (e.g. from Safari) is: Safari can't open the page "localhost/~user/mySite/index.htm", Safari can't connect to the server "localhost" I just couldn't find any answers in the internet which could solve this. What I did since...

Cross-Browser simulator for testing

google-chrome,internet-explorer,firefox,browser,frontend
I need to test my application on several browser versions, is there any smart way to do that? I need a browser simulator in order to switch between browsers and versions.

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...

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...

Why is it so hard to style