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How do I make browser shortcuts w/custom proxy settings available on user desktops?

In our environment, we have about 30 testers (website testers) located at different physical locations. However, they all log on to the same AD. As it is now, their MSIE is configured to access the ...
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BRowser for AIX 6.1

Does anyone have a suggestion for a "current browser" for AIX. IBM's recommendation is Mozilla Firefox for AIX - Version 3.6.25.2 2011 era. Can't find anything much more recent. There's Amaya, ...
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Why does Apache send 200 OK while Last-modified matches If-modified-since?

I'm trying to have a basic behavior regarding my caching strategy: files should be cached, and revalidated with server each time. So I would like Apache to send a 304 back. Here is the dialog that ...
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Android browsers adding random numbers to php files

Not sure if this should be here or the Android forum - really depends on the solution. I'm having an issue with numbers or hash-like characters randomly being added to my php pages. This only seems ...
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Do browsers re-use ssl connections for different domain, but same ip:port and same SAN certificate?

I wonder if browsers can and do re-use the same connection when both domain names resolve to the same IP and both are covered by a single certificate (SAN) when used together on one web site. ...
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Disabling HSTS for managed browsers

What are my options for disabling HSTS both for new sites and for those sites baked into the browser? The use of HTTPS inspection inherently changes the thumbprint of a site by acting as a man in ...
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How to redirect outdated browsers with NGinx map?

We have an NginX balancing proxy in front of our web application. Unfortunately there is not enough development resources to support outdated browsers, yet :( We want to redirect members of our web ...
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Opera Proxy login wrong ip

I checked my site on alexa and i can see that over 50% of the traffic is unidentified, alexa says that those people are broswing through a proxy, how can I ensure that all access to my website will ...
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Download root CA certificate in browser

I have a Apache server installed on CentOS 6. I have created a trusted self sign certificate. For that I had created root CA certificate and using it I have signed my self signed certificate. Now I ...
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GPO to have Chrome profile follow user on AD network, includes laptops

I'm currently working on a Windows network with domain, about 50 +/- workstations. I'm going to be doing a new PC roll out within the next few months and I'd like to have Chrome, or Firefox for that ...
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Make NginX serve different pages depending on the IPv4 encoding base

You can access google on 186.215.155.54 , 0xBAD79B36 or 3134692150 (remember to put http:// before if you want to try). How is the base conversion handled by the browser? Is there any way for NginX ...
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SVG doesn't work on subdomain - some browsers try to download rather than display

I have a site with a 'development' subdomain, which displays my SVG file exactly as intended. However when I copy it across to www, or any other subdomain (e.g. 'test') some browsers try to open the ...
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Encrypt connection to Spice console in browser using HTML5 Spice client

At the moment i'm testing a way to connect to my VMs running on kvm-servers using spice and a browser html5 spice client I found. It was easy to set up, following this guide: ...
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Firefox SSL security warning [duplicate]

We have a weird issue on one of our sites. The site in question forces https for all traffic but it throws a security error for some users. Different browsers, settings and network environments make ...
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Trigger GUI actions on remote machine over SSH

I have a remote linux machine, attached to a monitor, which I can access over SSH. Is there some way to load up the browser on that screen from another computer?
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I can RDP into server but cannot browse using explorer

Disclaimer: Networking is not my strong point, it is my Achilles' heel. At work I have been given a sandbox server to test my software with, I have full control over the server itself but the ...
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web app 'pending' because of another tab that is running a long script from same server

Is there any server configuration that can cause a web app to stay in 'pending' state due to a different tab that is open with and waiting for the server to respond to his request? Just simple GET ...
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How can I get Nginx to tell Firefox to cache my content?

The following headers (from a static media response) don't lead to caching in Firefox. In Chrome they do. HTTP/1.1 200 OK Server: nginx Date: Sat, 22 Dec 2012 21:20:39 GMT Content-Type: ...
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VMware Infrastructure Web Access 2.0.0 stuck at “Loading”

We have a Ubuntu 11 server running VMware virtual machines. We manage it using VMware Infrastructure Web Access 2.0.0. My colleague is able to use it successfully with Internet Explorer 9. However, I ...
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Is my webserver allowing pre-fetching?

I have an image based website that hosts multiple galleries. When a user clicks one of the images the views property for the particular image is incremented. However, I noticed when using Firefox ...
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How to make sure clients update their browser cache when my website is updated?

I am using the HTTP 1.1 Cache-Control header to implement client-side caching. Since I update my website only once a month I would like the CSS and JS files to be cached for 30 days with ...
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using trickle to slow down browser

according to trickle's man page, http://linux.die.net/man/1/trickle i can limit the download speed of a process, e.g. trickle -u 10 -d 20 ncftp to Launch ncftp(1) limiting its upload capacity to 10 ...
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Requesting better explanation for expires headers

I have successfully implemented expires headers however, for several days I have been stumped by one thing. This article: ...
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get Sharepoint to default to Save As for Links

SharePoint users are complaining that after logging they are not able to download files. All the files on our site are Microsoft Office files (Excel, Word, PowerPoint). I've recreated this issue: a ...
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How do other companies handle approved browsers and versions for internal corporate web development hardware?

I am a web developer for a very large IT organization. Our sites see a healthy portion of our traffic from Google Chrome. So as a web developer I have that browser on my development laptop to test our ...
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Why do browsers not use SRV records?

Why do browsers not use SRV records? It seems like a minimal amount of work and it will make the server-side implementation of reliable websites much simpler. SRV records have been around for ...
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How do I set up my own CA for certs and begin importing it in my Computers and/or browsers

I'd like to set up my own Certificate Authority to sign things that are only used internally. Does anyone have any steps they've used to set up their own CA and begin signing certs. I'd also like to ...
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DNS Round Robin: Do browsers stick to one IP as long as it is online?

How do most browsers behave if they get multiple A-records from the DNS server? Do the stick to one IP as long as it is reachable (and only use another if the IP is down)? Or do they switch all the ...
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What is the maximum file size that will be cached by a browser? [closed]

What is the maximum file size that will be cached by a browser? Note that I don't mean the maximum size of the browser cache. I mean, what is the maximum individual file that will be cached. If ...
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How does browser resolve websites in my company network..? [closed]

I am using Mac/Firefox. Use System Proxy Settings. My question is how does my off-the-shelf installed Firefox resolve local websites names, when apparently, I am not using any proxy. I just use ...
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How browsers handle multiple IPs

Can someone direct me to information on exact browsers behavior when browser gets multiple A records for a given hostname (say ip1 and ip2), and one of them is not accessible. I interested in EXACT ...
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Good resources for understanding HTTP, Browsing, caching, web server security etc? [closed]

When I ask questions, many of the times, people leave answers like "first learn about this (or that)." The problem is, I don't know if I can find books specifically written on those subjects. Here ...
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Browsing by DNS name not working, everything else is [closed]

Running on a Snow Leopard MacBook air, can't browse the web (in any browser, tried FF,Chrome,Safari) using DNS names that are either already cached in DNS or not. Browsing to google.com or ...
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Are SSL Client Certificates well supported by all major browsers?

We're thinking of improving the authentication of some critical webpages with client certificates, but we're not sure whether it's a widely used standard. Are SSL Client Certificates well supported ...
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Do browsers count requests from different subdomains as different hostnames?

According to this message in the AWS forums, I should serve my static assets from different hostnames because I can achieve more parallel downloads with the client's browser, do I need a totally ...
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Browsers can't handle the real time updates my app is sending, slows everything waay down

Posted this a couple days ago, have made some more progress. Thanks for the help, this is delaying our launch and I'm under a lot of pressure. UPDATE: I don't think it's the server side, I think ...
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I want static content cached, but browsers keep requesting it

I've got an IIS 7.5 site with caching turned on for javascript and css content directories. All requests to these files use a query string with the app version number, so I just want it to cache ...
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Nginx caching webpages? Users have to refresh everytime to see updates on the home and articles

we are having a problem with most of our servers with Nginx +MySQL+PHP-FPM (and WordPress as the CMS): browsers don't show last versions of our webpages. I'll explain it this way: The homepage ...
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SSL Certificates: Multiple Single Domain vs Wildcard?

I'm my company we want to deploy SSL certificates to some websites we own, and our RADIUS server as well (Cisco ACS). What is the practical difference from acquiring 5-10 single host certificates or ...
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Is the Last-Modified HTTP header required for browser caching?

When I unset the Last-Modified header in Apache (ETags are also disabled), Firefox (4.01) will not cache any file regardless of whether I set a future Expires header or enable the Cache-Control ...
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redirection made by iptables take effect even after i removed the rule from the chain

for example i added the following rule to the PREROUTING chain: iptables -t nat -A PREROUTING -d 210.210.210.210 -j DNAT --to-destination 200.200.200.200 (lets say that both of the ip addresses are ...
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Can't disable Enhanced Security Configuration after upgrading to IE9

I disabled ESC in Server Manager on 2008 R2, originally just for Administrators but have tried to disable it for users and Administrators to try and solve this problem. Despite it being completely ...
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Browser fails to load some websites with Static IP internet connection

We are using static IP internet connection and we have connected 4 computers with single internet connection using NAT/Router device. The problem is that when we try to load some websites, e.g. AWS, ...
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Will this situaton generate a warning from the browser?

I need to set up a domain/server/page with a ssl certificate. let's call it https://page.domain1.com this will contain in an iframe content from https://page2.domain2.com Will this situation ...
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Is there a way to turn off client browser caching for specific websites?

This is a browser agnostic question but we're testing with IE9. One of the web apps our users visit is being randomly cached and changes aren't showing up when they should. No other site has this ...
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htaccess config to block depending on browser agent

In one case i wish to block all Internet Explorer versions from my site using htaccess. I have read several guides but still can not get it to work. what is the most understanding way of doing it. If ...
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IE enhanced security configuration

I am on Windows Server 2008 R2, and disabled the enhanced security configuration for IE in server manager. I have since upgraded to IE 9, and can no longer disable it. It is set as disabled in ...
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server-side browser emulator? open source preferably

I'm working on an open source library, but some of the functionality requires that I emulate a browser. I hear it's possible to launch an instance of the browser, but if I'm running on linux, I don't ...
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Browser-level DNS settings, to work like the hosts file at system level

The web application we develop is doing certain things depending on the domain and subdomains in the address. To be able to develop and test everything on a local environment, one would need to bind ...
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how to get lost mailbox username [closed]

A few weeks ago i registered a new "temporary" gmail mailbox...unfortunatelly (and 'coz im so forgetful) i forgot my username. Anyone could suggest me a program or plugin for mozilla which i can list ...