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Setting up the website domain

I am trying to set up my server domain and after adding the virtual host in the configuration file, double checking the nameserver input, A record and CNAME record. I still cannot connect to my site ...
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Unable to Edit/Create Pages at help.ubuntu.com

I'm not sure if this is the best place for this, but I couldn't find a feasible way to contact anyone on the other site. I followed a lovely how-to yesterday at ...
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Launcher - website

Can I put a website into the launcher? There are some web pages that I use usually (daily) and I would like it to be more convenient to open them.
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How to Filter Websites on Local Computer?

I want to filter websites on my local ubuntu Desktop 14.04. I don't have a dedicated server to configure dansguardian on with two NICs just one desktop. I tried flowing some tutorials with ...
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Webpages not loading on one device but loads on another. How to fix this?

As it happens: none of the stackexchange sites open on my laptop, but they work fine on my tablet. I have tried the following: Cleared all cache cookies browser data. Didn't work. Used another ...
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External connections to website are blocked

I have a fresh install of Ubuntu server and am just trying to host a website on port 9999. My router is correctly forwarding the port to the hosting machine and I have set ufw to allow TCP on port ...
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I visited a hacked website! Should I be worried? What should I do now?

I am concerned about the security when I run Ubuntu without an anti-virus and visit a hacked website. I feel that this question then should be asked here and not anywhere else. I can't seem to ...
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using ubuntu to create a wifi hotspot but android can't access some websites

question: I create a wifi hotspot on my PC and my android can connect,but can't access some websites . I don't know why.
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Host website without public IP

I have installed LAMP stack. I have an internet connection. My ISP has given me a static IP, but it is not public. I have a TP-LINK router. I have a registered domain. Now, I want to host my own ...
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Convert whole Website in book or pdf format

Is there any way that I can download whole website content in book/pdf or any printable format. This is the website which I want to convert to pdf ...
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Error when fetch timing using sitespeed.io and firefox

I´m working with sitespeed.io to know the performance of my websites. I run this command for example $ sitespeed.io -u http://sitespeed.io -b firefox the collecting metric is going well, but i face a ...
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would a DNS server help users find my web inside LAN [duplicate]

I have a linux box that works as a server and connects only to a LAN network, with the rest of its clients. If I type the IP address of the linux comp on any client's browser I land on this ...
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Firefox: ogv and webm video format dont fire

I have problem with ogv and webm video format in my firefox - dont work. Do you have any suggestion why ? In chrome all works nice and smoth. On windows all works fine.
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website should only load with its Domain Name not IP

My website is being loaded with its IP address as well which is not good for SEO. How can i restrict my apache not to do so and only my domain name request should get the website. Please find e below ...
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Block social media websites

Several apps have been designed to help people stay away from distracting websites. However, none of the ones I've identified meets my specific needs, which are to block the websites I choose on all ...
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Can not sign in in to a website (namely mendeley) on 14.04 32 bit

I do not manage to sign in to my mendeley account. If I go to https://mendeley.com the pages loads (although a bit slow). Once I click sign-in however it loads and loads until the browser tells me ...
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Cannot access internet via proxy after installing XDM

I recently installed Xtream Download Manager on Ubuntu 14.04. After that I am unable to access to internet via our university proxy server. But in /etc/environment, /etc/apt/apt.conf, and env my proxy ...
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Firefox and chrome is not working on a website

I am using Ubuntu 14.04 LTS 64bit. I found a website where I can learn German language, but unfortunately the page is not working. I tried Firefox and Chrome both of them, I disabled addblock, but ...
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What is the difference in using mozilla to acess a web service or using the installed service's app?

Everytime I enter facebook or youtube, for exemple, they ask if I wanna install the app. Is there any bonus doing so? It's mobile like where the apps fry your battery doing background things? Is it ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 cannot access same website from one of two computers

My problem is weird. I can access the nhl.com site (and flames.nhl.com) from one box running 14.04, but not the other running the same. This is with Chrome and Firefox on the same wired network. ...
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Navigate the web with the terminal

I'm trying to learn how to use the terminal, and I want to try sending and receiving data from a common website like Amazon or Google. I want the terminal to enter a string into a website's search ...
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Error Web page not available

I am using Ubuntu 14.10 and always getting the error web page not available when I try to access certain web pages like http://www.edx.org, http://www.coursera.org and many more on chrome and mozilla. ...
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Internet speeduys

we are using 4 ubuntu machines with 20 Mbps internet speed were the browsing speed is very low we used to wait for a long time to buffer a video.Is there any solution for this need very much needed.
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How to install ATI graphics card drivers? [duplicate]

AMD 's website is not opening.So how shall I install my ATI graphics card driver?
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Download stuff under URL path

Suppose I have certain pages, e.g. www.abc.def/ghi/a.html; how can I download all the pages under www.abc.def/ghi using httrack? (i.e. www.abc.def/ghi/a.html, www.abc.def/ghi/b, ...)? Right now, I'm ...
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Can't access into any .wordpress.com websites

Few days ago I've taken broadband connection. I set up the DSL cable connection from network manager and using the username and password I could perfectly connect to the internet. But I found that I ...
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bulk image download from piwigo based web gallery

I'd wish to download original sized images from this website, built upon piwigo CM http://mermaid.pink/ Single image download is allowed, but that would take ages Could you suggest me a software, ...
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Chrome refusing to reconnect to open website after changing network connection type

Using Google Chrome 40 on Xubuntu 14.10, I sometimes switch my network connection from wireless to ethernet (or vice versa) while I have some tabs with websites open. After this, I cannot seem to ...
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Acess http://www.etymonline.com/ from terminal? [closed]

I haven't found some software to look up etymology of an English word from terminal yet. If no available software doing that, how is it like to write a program connecting to www.etymonline.com/, ...
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Listing certain contents from a site in the terminal

This was one of the 12 problems in my practical exam today . For the first part of the task, we were supposed to list the contents of the first page from http://slashdot.org . I used lynx for this ...
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How to setup Ubuntu server web development environment from 0

I had been searching for a good and complete tutorial for How to setup Ubuntu server web development environment from 0 with GIT. Is there any tutorial that you can give me? Thank you
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Not able to open one particular site

I am not able to open github. I can access to all other sites but not this one. I got to know that its only I cannot open this as the site is working fine on my friends laptop on other networks. What ...
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Website desginer program for linux that uses templates like dreamweaver [duplicate]

Is there a website designer free/open source program that uses templates like dreamweaver? I would like to be able to make a change to the template of the website and have it inherit those changes to ...
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Download all pages under <domain-name>/*

Suppose I have a certain pages, e.g. www.abc.def/ghi/a.html, is there any command option to download all the pages under www.abc.def./ghi (i.e. www.abc.def/ghi/a.html, www.abc.def/ghi/b.html, ...)? ...
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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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When I try to acess my websitefolder in Ubuntu Im getting a blank page

I recently installed Ubuntu and I'm a php developer. And I'm trying to use Ubuntu for this purpose. I already installed mysql-server and phpmyadmin and I can already access the localhost. And also ...
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Downloading a complete webpage

How can I download a complete webpage through terminal. Providing address of a webpage should automatically indicate the sub pages related to it. Are there any GUI alternatives?
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How to block parts of a website

I already use the hosts file to get rid of entire domains that are time sinks, but some websites that largely are wastes of time (eg reddit) have useful parts. So I'd like to allow ...
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Tor not working?

Our university provides us with internet but almost all websites are blocked. Not even general news reading websites. I tried to use tor but it is not even getting started. All the proxy methods has ...
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But same web pages are opening in Windows environment

My name is Mathew from India . Ubuntu is quite new for me . I am working in a org. where almost 300 Systems are planted . I are trying to switch to Ubuntu and installed 5 systems on Ubuntu 14.x During ...
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Block certain websites on Ubuntu for main user

I have a problem with some kind of Internet addiction. I want to block some sites on my Ubuntu 12.04 for myself. Changing dns and /etc/host doesent help couse I know pass and any time when I fill ...
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How to enable access to websites [duplicate]

How to block a website from Ubuntu, that the user can never access to that web site, please? For example, if I want to block www.google.com, how do I to enable the access to it please? Thanks in ...
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sudo adduser to set default directory

I used sudo adduser to add a new user for webmaster, so I set home directory to /var/www to let this user have rights to save file on the web server. I just realized that I use webmaster account to ...
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setting up subdomain on ubuntu server

I have a server at mysite.no-ip.org. Everything is working fine and I have a blog and owncloud that I access writing mysite.no-ip.org/blog and mysite.no-ip.org/owncloud. Now, I want to create ...
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Cannot login through Firefox in AskUbuntu

When I try to login to AskUbuntu through the latest (29.0) Firefox, it won't let me. I press the login button, and without pressing "Login with Google" or anything else, I see a popup saying: ...
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How to use the latest version of flash on Ubuntu?

We have all read about Adobe's decision to not care about linux users. I have several video websites (things like tf1.fr and m6replay.fr that require an updated version of flash. I guess this is so ...
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Webpage doesn't render in ubuntu (tried firefox/chromium/browser) but works in windows

For some reason, I can't view the following webpage: http://areweb.berkeley.edu/courses/EEP118/current/problemsets/ I asked a windows-using friend, and it works for them. When I try it, I get the ...
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Is there database of Linux compatible hardware?

I want to know if there is a centralised community site where all Hardware is listed in terms of compatability with Linux. Something like AppDB for Wine.
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How to host Java based website?

I am a web developer. I have developed a website based on Java, Hibernate and Oracle Database Technologies. I want to host this website on internet. Previously, I use to contact 3rd party ...
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open specific website at startup

In windows it is possible to add a policy so that a specific website will open every time a user logs in. Is this possible in Ubuntu also?