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Google Chrome won't open .URL extension files Ubuntu 18.04.4 LTS

I recently tried to open a URL link I saved onto my desktop by double-clicking it, but it will not open correctly. If I DRAG & DROP the file into chrome works fine. The file is saved with a ".url" ...
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How to save a website link as a .url / .webloc file instead of .desktop [NextCloud LinkEditor compatibility]

I regularly save website links as files in the nautilus folders. I'm using NextCloud (also client) with a module called LinkEditor, which only supports .url and .webloc extensions. How can I save ...
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I got a mistake when installing a printer. I chose do not provide the URI number, when I should said yes

I got a multi functional printer, Brother brand, Model DCP-T510W. I downloaded the drivers as the web page recommended and everything was running well. Nonetheless, when a question comes and asked: --...
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How can I make specific URL patterns open via a Chrome application?

Similar as asked in this SuperUser question, I would like to enable a specific website to open through one of my google chrome apps instead of in a regular new browser tab The real case is I wrote ...
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Website Hosting Virtualbox Ubuntu Server 18.04

I am a freelance part time website builder (yeah I know, try to stop laughing). I want to host a website on my VirtualBox (6), running Ubuntu server 18.04, so I (and or a client) can see a site I am ...
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wget from file and save as acording to file name

I have multiple files, each file contains a URL. How can I use wget to read each file and download the URL inside it, save it as the container file name? EX : file name.frm contains : http://...
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DNS resolving does not work on customized LiveCD (only IPs can be reached, not URLs)

I followed this tutorial on how to create a customized LiveCD and tested the result in a VM as well as by booting the physical machine with it. When using the LiveCD on a physical machine, I found ...
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How to retrieve magnet link from transmission?

How do I get the magnet links from transmission? I didn't realize that this information was even stored. I'd like to use just regular transmission, rather than remote. What I've tried: thufir@dur:~...
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how to backup and restore transmission torrents?

I don't quite grasp the relationship between magnet links and torrent file. That being said, I'm Looking to backup transmission "files" -- but which files? Most downloads I've added to transmission ...
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CURL not working but ping and nslookup yes working with local DNS server Ubuntu16.04

We are working with Bind server on Ubuntu 16.04. We are unable to curl because DNS resolution but ping and nslookup are working from Ubuntu16.04 client. Client - ping: root@app-01:~# ping -c1 ...
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Issue to install Nvidia 2080 ti driver with Python

Good morning, I actually have boring issue, trying to install the Nvidia 2080 ti driver on a Ubuntu 18-04 workstation. I reinstalled a Ubuntu 18-04 workstation with a new partition schema. The seller ...
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How to open .url shortcuts (from Windows) on Lubuntu

I have Dropbox shared with Windows PC's which contain some .url internet shortcuts. These do not open in Lubuntu. How can I open these from Lubuntu? Using the Opera browser on all platforms.
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How to access micro8ks's dashboard web UI?

There's information how to enable the dashboard extension microk8s.enable dashboard (which I ran) and how to display URLs of other extensions enabled like this: kubectl cluster-info How to get the ...
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URL prompting download instead of reading page

I have a weird error. On my phone, a URL works, displaying the web page within. On my laptop (Thinkpad Ubuntu 18.04) whether on Firefox or Chromium, the URL prompts the download of the file, saying ...
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Domain name changes to IP address

On my VPS I created a website in Ubuntu 16.04. In the DNS the IP address is connected to my domain name. When I enter the domain name in the address bar in the browser, the domain name changed to the ...
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How to enable clean URL? [closed]

I've a little problem with my drupal installation, because I need to enable clean URL but I don't know how to do it. Any suggestion? I'm using Ubuntu server 16.04
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Which GNU savannah bug report URLs are accepted by Launchpad?

I reported https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/grub2-signed/+bug/1800340 which (as so often) didn't get any feedback, so I reported it upstream at https://savannah.gnu.org/bugs/?func=detailitem&...
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Web browsers: HTTP not working in ubuntu 18.04 but HTTPS does

I've never seen such thing before. In ubuntu 18.04 LTS almost after 6 months, I have problem in loading HTTP urls in Firefox, Chrome even by wget. But I have no problem with same urls in HTTPS mode. ...
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Can I test a link with an antivirus before accessing it?

My problem is that I have to test a lot of links in order to check if it's safe to access the url and then check if the content is still working and I don't know how to do it with clamav. My question ...
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From what url snaps are downloaded?

I am facing slow speed when downloading snaps. I have to tell my ISP provider the url from where snaps are downloaded. My ISP provides 5 mbps connection but I am just getting 1 mbps:
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How to change package retrieval URL manually

Updating my OS which is an Ubuntu derivative- and I just need to change the address a couple characters as it is mislabelled in the sourceforge repository. Sorry if this has already been asked, but I'...
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Can I make website links in the desktop look like the favicons?

I've just installed Ubuntu 16.04 and created all the links to websites that had been in my Windows 10 Desktop. I opened Firefox, surfed to each site and dragged and dropped the (i) in the address bar ...
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Extracting website URL

Is there a way in Ubuntu to find all the directories in a website? I have a website, and I want to check the internal links (directories) of that website. Something like this: ... The problem with ...
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recursive curl -l to get end state of a webpage

I desire to know if a certain webpage returns the 200/OK HTTP status code (HSC). Of course, I can the first HSC of a webpage by doing curl -l URL. The problem is that many webpages has redirections, ...
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Download a file from a share download link with wget [closed]

Hi for example if I want to download this file. https://8ruce.stackstorage.com/s/G1BhgpdocnuLYQq I first have to press download to start downloading the file. But I can't find the link of file url ...
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How to open a link in a PDF with the error: “Unable to open external link. Failed to execute child process “sh” (Permission denied)”?

I have a similar problem to this unanswered question. When I click on a link in a PDF document using evince, I get the error: "Unable to open external link. Failed to execute child process “sh” (...
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web links are opened twice

Since I installed Firefox Quantum and Firefox ESR 52 both (Kubuntu Trusty / KDE 4.13.3) it happens every time that any external web link is opened twice in my default browser. So I presume this is an ...
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Links VERY slow

I reinstalled Ubuntu 17.10 a few days ago. Since then, clicking on any link outside of Chrome (e.g. Thunderbird, Nautilus PDF file, Slack, etc.) takes several seconds to open in Chrome, and it seems ...
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show a custom website URL and not the IP

Sorry if this question is a bit jumbled up, I'm fairly new to Ubuntu\linux systems and don't know which information is important to post or not. More info at the bottom. My question(s): How can I ...
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How to make URL alias

I am using subversuin to manage my project files. One thing is annoying for me. Every time I want to check out my repo I need to use "svn co "URL_TO_MY_REPOSITORY" command. The ULR is very long. I ...
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Location of the URLs of the open tabs of Chromium browser in Ubuntu

I want to save all URLs of opened windows of google chromium in different text files with command line. In order to do that, I would need to know where google chromium stores their current google ...
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How to observe requests sent by console application?

I want to monitor what requests some command line tool is making. App itself doesn't show this information only final result. Is there any option to watch the urls to which this application sends ...
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Can't open link in PDF [duplicate]

I'm using the default PDF viewer in Ubuntu 16.04 on a Dell XPS 13 9350. The link is a reference in a technical paper. I get the error "Unable to open external link, Failed to execute child process "/...
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Clicking an url or a zip file in yakuake/konsole, opens gedit! How to change that? [duplicate]

The url was to a remote zip file, for example xdg-settings get default-web-browser gives chromium-browser.desktop, so "any?" url should be opened at chromium, not GEdit... My default zip opener in ...
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gnome-terminal highlight URLs ending in close-paren

When gnome-terminal 3.6.2 highlights a URL ending in ), it incorrectly omits that ). Such URLs are found in wikis with disambiguation pages, such as http://zelda.gamepedia.com/Ocarina_of_Time_(Item), ...
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Clicking link in Thunderbird opens browser but doesn't enter URL

I'm trying to fix this behavior, which isn't the default behavior. Clicking a link in an email message in Thunderbird 45.5.1 under Ubuntu 16 opens my Chromium 55.0 browser, but doesn't enter the URL ...
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How can I add a web browser address bar to lxpanel?

Do you know if there is any way I can add the Firefox address bar to Lubuntu's panels? Or a widget, I don't know. I don't want to disappear with Firefox's bar, just want to open the browser by typing ...
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Copy paste a URL rarely works

Why when I copy paste most of the URLs, to the address field in Chromium or Firefox, the : character is removed and gives an error? I already disabled the search in the address field that avoids other ...
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Path in url to access var/www/html files

What should I type in url to see my lamp files. In localhost is like "localhost/folder_name/file_name" Here, should it be something like "192.168.0.1/what_here"? It goes to my Router page not my lamp ...
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how do I parse this url in ubuntu

I have a url like this https://vimeo.com/library/videos/angular-fire-theme/table-of-contents In a bash script I want to parse this url so that I get the text 'angular-fire-theme' The urls are ...
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How to open a link in browser from gedit?

I have some text files that contains some links/url. I would like to open the link/url in firefox or chrome when I click (left mouse click) the link. Is that possible? So far I have tried to add a ...
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libreoffice calc: Importing csv full of URL's

I'm importing a CSV full of date, time, URI, etc., into LibreOffice Calc. I'd like the URIs (which point to documents) to be imported as click-able links, but the Fields > Column-Type drop-down on ...
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duplicity: problem parsing WebDAV URLs in bash script

I am not a seasoned Ubuntu admin, so please bear with me if I am missing something obvious... Many WebDAV-providers supply usernames as "emailaddress@provider.tld". Although this does not seem to be ...
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How to copy multiple urls hidden under texts, by selection in webpages?

I would like to copy urls in a webpage, which are hidden under some texts. For example the urls under the titles in the table of contents in http://download.racket-lang.org/releases/6.4/doc/guide/. ...
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Bash script to dynamically find and construct the url and download

I would like to write an script which opens a URL (not a complete URL link) and finds the latest available version of a file. Then, it will go one level up from that directory, find some file in that ...
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Cannot download file using wget

So i am reading The Official Ubuntu Server Book and i just got to the part where i make a pxe boot server. Everything looks good till i am supposed to download some files using wget. The url i entered ...
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I can't change my Apache2 web server Url from Localhost/192.168.0.xxx/127.0.0.1 to something like www.exaple.com

I'm runnig Apache2 webserver,but the only way I can access it is by tapping in in the server browser local host or 127.0.0.1 (or something like that) and 192.168.0.xxx on other devices connected to my ...
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Are all bookmarks saved in Ubuntu Web Browser lost?

During hours of research I regularly bookmarked some important URL's by clicking the star in URL field. But how to find the saved bookmarks back?
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url not found with yii2 advanced template

I set my project on localhost and on staging server. But now i want to move my project on ubuntu server. I tried it but when i try to locate my project it is giving me The requested URL <...
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How to visit a URL when it's offline

Here is the project brief: I'm setting 3 TVs to the wall of my bakery store to show the menu. I have mini pc with Ubuntu at the back of my each TVs to send contents. The way that my mini PCs ...