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Ubuntu14.04 Browsers?

Why is this so hard? I uped from 13.03. I installed FireFox and Chrom but no videos will run. I added all that I was offered. I searched and installed Restricted-extras. All the Lib's for QT All ...
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Firefox blinking when i enter keyboard

I have some bug with firefox: he's blink when i enter keyboard. Moreover, me enter keyboard not only in firefox (type in text editor on top of the browser, too blinking). This bug exists only when ...
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Enabling hardware acceleration with AMD fglrx on firefox

The flash movies can be quite sluggish and even worse google streetview is terrible when I run them on firefox. Yet if I enable HW accel on chromium I have no problems whatsoever. I'd like to try and ...
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Forwarding, redirection, between 3 machines

I have this structure: A: machine not in the domain of our company. B: machine in our company (with an application server) C: my machine So the communication has been enabled to interact only ...
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firefox + adblock redirect

i am having this strange problem: (almost) everytime i click on a link i get redirected to websites like http://www.jdoqocy.com/click-6601317-11397447?SID=313283FOF577413941 I have looked all over ...
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MS Fonts not Showing Properly (look choppy and terrible)

Some fonts that I have installed are not rendering properly in Chrome and Firefox, as you can see in the image below: body { font: 10pt 'Trebuchet MS', 'Arial', sans-serif; } If I remove ...
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How to prevent certain websites in my browser

I am using Firefox 33.0 on my Ubuntu 12.04 but apparently there is no way I can prevent a website from being opened in the browser, is there another way to do that, like using some system ...
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IcedTea Doesn't Run Properly in Firefox

I have Java 7 installed for Ubuntu 12.04 and I have IcedTea installed in Firefox (33.0). Some Java plugins are not working correctly. For example: starting from the IcedTea-Web-Tests (see the IcedTea ...
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in Ubuntu 14.04 face-book app not runing videos

i have installed the facebook app on my Ubuntu 14.04 computer. I can't see any videos when it runs. I have already installed flash player. However, if I open face-book from firefox the videos play ...
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weird Update after firefox crashed

I've hat troubles for some time with the Firefox-Plugin-Container using Gnome 3 on Ubuntu 14.04. The problem was a frozen screen when in fullscreen-mode on Youtube or similar where nothing but an acpi ...
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Digital Post-Its on Browser Tabs?

I work with a lot of tabs in firefox, since in my context I often need to wait several minutes until I can work further in this browser tab. It would be very cool if I could post a digital post-it ...
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Gnome Desktop drag & drop behaviour

Running 14.04 with the Gnome version available from Software Center here. Coming from Windows and OSX, I'm seeing some rather unfamiliar drag & drop behaviour on the desktop: For one, dragging ...
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USB thumb drive lost its directory. I have no idea how. Can a formating utillity save the data or rebuild the directory? [closed]

I downloaded ukoop but I can't make it work? Are there instructions for it? Can a formating utillity save the data or rebuild the directory? Is there an equlivelent to Mac Afiee's disk tools? Or mayby ...
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Regarding my connection

I know this is a silly question,but i have this isssue. I am not able to login to my fb account after installing my ubuntu , whereas I am able to login from other machines. Plz do find me a solution ...
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Where is Firefox's new “Forget” button in Ubuntu? [on hold]

The latest version of Firefox (version 33.x) added a new button called "Forget" which is available in the Windows version of Firefox. But in Ubuntu's version of Firefox 33.0 there is no such button! ...
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Firefox, Thunderbird will not open after attempting upgrade 14.04-14.10

Before trying to upgrade from Ubuntu 14.04 to 14.10, both Firefox and Thunderbird worked properly. I tried to upgrade, but it hung somehow and I had to reboot, (press the reset button, the little one ...
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Don't show close, maximize or minimize Buttons in Firefox

Sometines, this bug happen in Firefox in my my Ubuntu 14.04. The close, minimize or maximize buttons not appear when I want to select one of then. This happen sometimes, and when this bug happen I ...
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Firefox problem at showing some characters - ubuntu 14.10

My problem is what the title says. I show an image to illustrate: Some characters are not displayed and instead that square with random pixels appears. It can happen in any character, sometimes can ...
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Firefox randomly not reacting

sometimes on my Ubuntu 14.10 machine Firefox 33 hangs. This means that although performing clicks or keyboard shortcuts the window content doesn't change. When I resize the window, everything is fine ...
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(solved) Mozilla add-ons don't recognize my Ubuntu Firefox

I'm using Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS (aka Trusty) and have Firefox installed (firefox:amd64/trusty-security 33.0+build2-0ubuntu0.14.04.1 uptodate). I tried to install a search engine from a Mozilla website, ...
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Video flickering in full screen mode only in chrome and chromium. firefox works fine. intel hd4000, external monitor via hdmi

Since I updated to 14.10 I get some annoying flickering while watching video in chrome and chromium, but only in full screen mode. Firefox works fine, but i prefer chrome/chromium. It worked fine in ...
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How to install install firefox Developer Edition in Ubuntu Trusty Tahr 14.04 [duplicate]

I have download the new Firefox Developer Edition from https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/developer/. I have that firefox-35.0a2.en-US.linux-x86_64.tar.bz2 file in my /home/flock/Downloads ...
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webgl stopped working on all browsers

I'm running 12.04 on an i5 laptop with intel graphics and I noticed last week that webgl no longer worked on chrome. It has in the recent past and I can't think of anything I would have done to break ...
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I've installed FIrefox Developer Version, but can't find it in my PC

I just installed the firefox developer version using PPA available on the official ubuntu help, it took me more than an half hour to download and install in terminal. It has also removed the older ...
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Can I use the Aurora PPA to install Firefox Developer Edition?

I would like to get an auto-updating version of Firefox Developer Edition rather than a once-off installation. From comments on the announcement and this Mozilla ticket it appears that Firefox ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 is not working

14.04 is not compatible with Flash-player, QuickTime and other problems, in browsers.
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Ubuntu 14.04 can not load web pages

I have dual system Win7 and ubuntu 14.04. My ubuntu can not load webpage in Firefox these days, though it shows WiFi is connected. Please find my additional information in below images.
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How do I install the Firefox Developer Edition?

Mozilla released the Firefox Developer Edition! How do I install it on Ubuntu? Source: Mozilla Releases 'Firefox Developer Edition' for Windows, Mac and Linux - OMG! Ubuntu!
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aria2 : Are there any plugin I can use with aria2 itergrate with chrome or firefox?

I have researched the whole day but it seems there are no good plugins that work well with chrome. I tried these plugins: Aria2c Integration YAAW But it seems they do not work well. When I ...
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Where is the main Firefox binary?

I want to optimize my graphical experience with multiple plug-ins on Firefox (Specifically CFX) but for that to work, I need to specify the binary of Firefox so that the driver could force the ...
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Use Firefox Windows profile in Firefox Ubuntu installation

I am trying to use the FireFox Windows Profile in a FireFox Ubuntu Profile in a Dual Boot Ubuntu/Windows installation. Here is the edited ~/.mozilla/firefox/profiles.ini [General] ...
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YouTube annotations not working on Firefox 33.0 (Kubuntu 14.10)

After updating my Kubuntu to 14.10, I can not see the video annotations on YouTube videos. I tried to turn off Flash Player, but the annotations does not work neither in the HTML5 player. Any ideas? ...
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How to send user credentials to the proxy in firefox and terminal?

Little background: I am behind a proxy, where we use "automatic proxy config URL" on http://webproxy.mycompany.com:8080 Yesterday, my windows box (yes, I have both Ubuntu and Windows) asked me for my ...
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How to have one browser with Flash and Java?

I can't run Java web apps in Chrome/Chromeium and I can't run Flash in Firefox (Both sites shown in images works in opposite browser) Is it possible for me, running Ubuntu 14.10 to use one ...
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Ubuntu Software Centre fails to download package files

yesterday I got an issue with the internet connection, after I've made some operations with the network manager. The problem has been thoroughly described and partially solved in the following ...
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Ubuntu 14.10 can't open Firefox aspx file

Every 2 months I need to file taxes and the document is loaded to a different tab in aspx format. The site claims to support only Internet explorer but for years I have been using Ubuntu with firefox. ...
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ubuntu starts to be slow

I have ubuntu 10.04 since 2010..almost no problems, maybe missing some programs/features from windows but no regrets.. but recently it starts to slow down, to even stop sometimes, and i need to ...
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unable to access to localhost remotely with ubuntu 14.04

I have an old PC that I have set up as a server. I've installed webmin and Plex Media and ssh server. The problem is that I could easily connect to these services in Windows 7 using firefox by just ...
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Full screen issue with flash player

I have an issue regarding flash player, in some cases it works perfectly fine (Youtube), but when trying to use the full screen feature on Facebook or Twitch.tv it succeeds the first time, however if ...
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Unity/User Agent issues

So, there is a game called Transformers Universe that is designed with playing in browser in mind. I have installed Unity Web Player via Pipeline as every source has told me, and acquired a user agent ...
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Chrome homepage freezes ubuntu

I am using Ubuntu 14.04. I replicated this issue in Xubuntu 14.04, Kubuntu 14.04, and Linux Mint. My scenario open Firefox enter "www.google.com/chrome" in the address bar press the "Enter" key on ...
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Apache can serve files in root, but not in any subfolder

Brand new LAMP installation on Ubuntu 14.04. I can view all of the files at the root /var/www/html/ folder. I can run phpinfo.php at the root. I installed phpmyadmin and can access that application. ...
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Firefox 33 does not display specified fonts

The problem is with firefox 33. The previous version 29 didn't show this problem. I need to show a barcode in a page. I have the necessary font which correctly displays the barcode when installed. ...
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No video screen on youtube with firefox 33 after Ubuntu updated to 14.10

I just updated the Ubuntu to 14.10 yesterday. Today when I tried to watch some videos on youtube from firefox 33, there is no screen on the webpage. The screen place is a grey area, but everything ...
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Firefox does not allow selection of URL bar autocomplete with mouse anymore

Firefox normally shows autocompletion entries in the address bar when you start typing a URL (say, gi). Until recently, I was able to select the appropriate entry (e.g. github.com) with my ...
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Magento 1.9 can't access admin page or eshop page

I have Magento 1.9 Community installed in Ubuntu 14.04 Gnome and suddenly I couldn't log in to admin page or access the eshop page. I get the error message : There has been an error processing your ...
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How refresh page when locale file is modified with firefox?

I work on a litle javascript project, each time I modifie something in my javascript file, i need to reload the page (CTRL + R), it's very painful ! I have find a commande line for refresh Konqueror ...
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plugins for configuring IP cams

First of all, this might have been answered before, since I find it hard to believe no one had the same issues, however I cant seem to find any info on it. Please comment on it if so. My issue: Im ...
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No sound in Flash in Google Chrome 38

I just installed Ubuntu 14.10 and Google Chrome 38, but I don't hear any sound when I try to play Flash media. Sound works okay when I view HTML5 media such as YouTube videos, and also when I view ...
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Why does my browser (firefox) in Ubuntu 14.04 keep randomly dimming?

To be more clear: Sometimes when I browse on firefox or chromioum, the screen dims to a grey screen and freezes for a couple of seconds to a minute, and then the full color comes back, but with some ...