HyperText Markup Language (HTML)

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how to use color of my choice for each bar in a bar chart using chartjs [on hold]

I am using a single data set and and I want color of my choice for each bar in the bar graph. Please help. var data = { labels: ["a","b","c","d","e","f","g"], datasets: [ ...
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Why are certain words in Firefox missing from my webpages?

I'm running Ubuntu 14.04 on a Dell XPS-12 laptop, in Mozilla Firefox, with no extensions running. For some reason, Firefox has been taking sections of readable text out of the pages I've been ...
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What is the best editor for HTML, CSS etc? [duplicate]

in Windows I'm using Komodo & Notepad++ for coding HTML, CSS etc. In Ubuntu, what's the best editor I can use? Thanks :)
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How to parse remote html in ubuntu touch app

I am trying to find out if I can port a python based programm to ubuntu touch. My program parses remote html pages for items and then saves or streams the given link locally. How do I parse a ...
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Convert HTML to PDF [duplicate]

I went through other links with a similar question, but couldn't find a solution that I wanted. I am trying to provide documentation for my tool in PDF format. I have a bunch of .html files that ...
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When using grep on html files, how can I display only the text and not the tags?

I have wgot a large website. Rather than setting up a local search engine I use grep to search the site. Grep's output shows the html (of course), but I only want to see the text (and not all the html ...
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HTML messages coloured incorrectly in KMail

In KMail, this for example is the render for an email: While this is the email from the same mailing list in Fastmail. I have tried flipping colours in the fonts, to turning HTML on and off, but ...
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How to set lockscreen background colour to corresonding HTML code (see info)? [closed]

It's a bit of a weird question, but I got inspired by this website: http://whatcolourisit.scn9a.org/ Basically, it converts the time to six digits, and every time those digits align with a colour (in ...
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How to re-enable wlan0 after backports disabled it

I have a PC with Ubuntu 14.10 and I tried to install backports following the instructions here (except for cooked monitor interface, compiling my own, and I couldn't check if I had ath10k firmware, I ...
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Slowness and instability after some minutes of html videos

I'm using Ubuntu 14.04 and after a few minutes watching Flash streaming videos the OS is slow and unstable. In any browser. I have a Dell Latitude E6400 laptop with Intel Core2 Duo CPU T9400, 2.53GHz, ...
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Copy a word from the html file of a web page using shell script

I am trying to write a shell script which should crawl into a web page and fetch a particular character/phrase from its html and display it. Particular character means, for example if the html of the ...
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HTML embedding files with lighttpd userdirs

I recently started playing around with lighttpd for the first time on a new server I just got. I've given several of my friends accounts, so I enabled mod_userdir which has been doing exactly what I ...
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use web page or html file as a screensaver?

I heard that xscreensaver can run anything as a screensaver but I don't know how to do so. Can I use it to make a web page from an html file my screensaver?
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Addressing in ubuntu for webserver/site

I am having an '500 Internal Error' on my webserver. I call for a file that is located at '/usr/lib/cgi-bin/pagLoad.py' but the call for it in the 'index.html' was only 'cgi-bin/pageLoad.py'. I ...
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Linking to man page sections?

Online man pages in HTML with section anchors? It would be good to have an online version of the Ubuntu man pages with direct links into subsections. That would allow to point someone to the relevant ...
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Annotate a book in html format?

I am using Okular for annotating pdf files (e.g. adding comments, drawing lines, circling text, adding images, ...). What applications do you recommend to read and annotate books in html? For ...
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Displaying an HTML email with apple-inline img tag?

When I receive an HTML email from a Mac user that includes an inline image like the following, the image does not display when I render the HTML (in Chrome, Firefox, etc.). <img apple-inline="yes" ...
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Install wc3 markup validator locally

How to install and use w3c markup validator on Ubuntu 13.10 locally? I know I can install it by installing following packages: sudo apt-get install libapache2-mod-perl2 sudo apt-get install ...
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Firefox does not load local html files kubuntu 14.04

I have used kubuntu(10.04 & 12.04) and firefox for many years. Recently I upgraded to 14.04 and firefox will no longer open local html files. I installed chromium and it seems to work properly. ...
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How do I write a script to output an html file?

What am I doing wrong in this script? #!/bin/bash cat > /tmp/flash-viewer.htm <<- _EOF_ <HTML><HEAD><TITLE>Flash Viewer</TITLE></HEAD><BODY> <object ...
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Using the Evolution with an external editor?

I seek for using LibreOffice Writer or a similar tool as a mail composer and reader in the Evolution. In Windows Outlook I have used Microsoft Word directly for writing mails. Evolution default ...
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Gmail HTML app on Launcher feedback

I'm on the ubuntu 14.04 and I have installed Gmail in the HTML app launchable from laucher. I need help where I can send my feedback about this app, because in stock ubuntu touch browser gmail and ...
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wkhtmltopdf differences in ubuntu and centos

I've installed wkhtmltopdf version 0.9.9 from my Ubuntu 12.04 repositories and it works fine when. I also tried to install this on my Centos6 server but it doesn't work like on my Ubuntu computer. It ...
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Firefox problem with ubuntu Font when default

My Firefox browser is the only browser I know renders site input tags differently, Every other browser (including other Firefox browser renders input tags the same way). See the picture for the ...
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QML: Will the Ubuntu Phone be theme-able, and do I need to develop with that in mind?

Take a simple example in formatting richtext: The Manual Way someTextBox.insert(0,"<font face='Ubuntu Mono'size='3'color='#f37420'> Blah Blah Blah </font>") The hypothetical Way ...
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MySQLdb on Brython?

Hi there I'm working on a server-based point of sale for a sports club, and downloaded Mysqldb lib so that I can access and modify it through python scripts, they work great!, so I decided to use ...
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Bluefish Editor error:failed to create a command

Bluefish Editor shows this error: Failed to create a command for firefox -remote 'openURL(%p)' || firefox '%p'&. Whenever I want to test my HTML code, I click to the browser button in Bluefish ...
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What's an effective text editor for html code violation warnings?

I'll be using the text editor to clean up the bloat from a Word doc saved as "web page filter" (ie. html). Then I am going to convert the .html into a .epub. Eventually it will be on Amazon et al. as ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 Apache 2 - Inline CSS working but external CSS not working

In installed apache2 for use as a development server. Created my site, and it loads correctly in my browser, except that... External CSS stylesheets don't load. Inline CSS works, and the style tag ...
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What happen to Kompozer? Is there an easy way to install in 13.10?

What happen to Kompozer? Is there an easy way to install it in Ubuntu 13.10?
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access webpage through ssh

I need to access the IEEE xplore, but I don't have right to download out of institute. I can login into the server of institute via ssh, so How can I access IEEE xplore through institute server via ...
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Where to find default/ test page for Apache2

I have a VPS running Ubuntu 13.10 and has an Apache2 website, and whenever I go to the VPS's IP http://5.231.37.8 ,I get the default/test page for Apache instead of my website located in /var/www. ...
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Changes made to html / css / js (stored on NTFS partition) are lost

I edit web pages (saved on NTFS partition) using Komodo Edit. As long as I usu Ubuntu (12.04) everything seems to be fine (changes appear to be saved), but after rebooting / switching to windows 8 all ...
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How do I get text/html decoder plugins for Python 2.7 (Ubuntu 12.04)

How do I get text/html decoder plugins for Python 2.7? I have tried all the methods suggested on the forums here.They did not work. In addition to trying Helix-player in the form of Real Player, I ...
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How do I get vim to indent all HTML tags?

I was using vim on Debian 7 to edit an HTML document. I started typing: <HTML>Return… After the initial return, the cursor was indented one level, so that as I typed <head>, and ...
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How do you make Gedit an html editor? [closed]

How do you turn Gedit into an html editor? I want to write html but have trouble finding a reliable editor/interpreter/Compiler...
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Download website and make it searchable

Is there a software (apart from the browser) that takes multiple pages that were downloaded with wget, displays them and - the most important feature - offers a fast full text search as HTML (not ...
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How to create an android html app easily?

What is the easiest way to create an android html app ? In windows I can create it by using dreamweaver and phonegap . How about ubuntu 13.10 64bit ? Thanks
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pass arguments which has spaces to new protocol

I have created new protocol handler for opening application through web pages where a link will open installed application like terminal/chrome etc as suggested in: (Is it possible to open an Ubuntu ...
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I used wget to download html files, where are the images in the file stored?

Firefox was loading very slow, so I decided to use wget to save HTML files.I used the following command, wget http://textbook.s-anand.net/ncert/class-xii/chemistry/hello-this-first-chapter The ...
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Adding softhyphens to HTML from command line

I am looking for a way to automatically insert soft hyphens (&shy; or unicode character) to hyphenate words into HTML document from command line. 1) What is best way to do so from command line? ...
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How to conveniently find local HTML documentation?

There are many doc packages in the repositories which provide documentation in HTML. Is there an easy way to find locally installed HTML documentation, like info or man? I guess I should clarify ...
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Linking a PHP script to an HTML document [closed]

I would like to run a php script which is the forr action in an html document. The HTML code i have is as follows <html><head><title>Using PHP</title></head> ...
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Is it possible to open an Ubuntu app from HTML?

I'm creating a webpage right now and am wondering if it is possible to input a command in HTML that will open an installed Ubuntu app like Chromium, or a terminal window, or Nautilus. Is something ...
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Any way to mass auto indent php and html code in Ubuntu?

I have about 50~ poorly indented and very very hard to read to code. Do you guys have any tips on how to indent this to make it more readable?
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How to convert markdown to rich text (rtf) in Ubuntu 13.04?

I want to convert text written in Markdown to Rich Text on Ubuntu 13.04. I could not find any solution on the web, except for one Mac OS X script. How can I do that on Ubuntu 13.04? Preferably in the ...
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I upgraded from win 7 to ubuntu 12.04 and know my html codes dont work

Hello i just started using Ubuntu the other day i never used Linux or anything else besides windows before. I started learning HTML on windows 7 before switching to Ubuntu and know my HTML images are ...
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Is there a tool to remove all hyperlinks from an html file?

Is there a way to do this in Ubuntu? I've read it's possible in php, but I'm not familiar with php at all.
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How do I display an html file on a web browser in Ubuntu?

I am tasked with displaying a program on a web browser for my final project. The browser would be run from a cloud instance, and I have chosen to show an java applet that I have made. I have already ...
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run sh script from browser

For a tiny task, I wish to execute a .sh script from within browser. I have kept the .sh script in "/usr/lib/cgi-bin" directory. The .sh file contains following code. #!/bin/bash echo ...