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Need to get rid of Bing in Safari

In Safari on my recently bought MacBook Pro, I have set my search engine (in preferences) to Google and set Google as my home page. But it still keeps bringing up Bing. How do I resolve this so it ...
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Safari autofill defaults to wrong email address on my card

I'm using Safari on OS X 10.9.3 Mavericks. Anytime I fill in a form that contains an email address field, autofill selects my Evernote email address instead of my real address. This is really annoying ...
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How to remember only a username in Safari?

Chrome and Firefox allow to remember only a username (gmail, for example) without no problem. But it's not working the same way for Safari. Safari, if remembers, it remembers both, username and ...
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Is it normal that the ad-hoc url doesn't work in the simulator?

I'd like to test my app's ad-hoc deployment link, but navigating to the URL in the simulator's browser only returns 'Safari cannot open the page because the address is invalid'. The URL I use looks ...
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Access tabs directly in Safari with ⌘+1..9 keyboard shortcuts?

Can you access tabs directly in Safari using the ⌘+1..9 shortcuts like Chrome?
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Import Chrome bookmarks in to Safari?

How do I import my Chrome (35.0.1916.153) bookmarks in to Safari (7.0.4)?
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Difference between Export PDF and Print to PDF in Safari

What is the difference between to File > Export as PDF and File > Print > Save As PDF?
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Firefox & Safari - always show horizontal scrollbars if needed

Today I opened this fancy photo website of a friend. It has horizontal scrolling of pictures. In Firefox I cannot scroll horizontally without first using the cursor keys. The same happens in Safari. ...
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Safari extension or other means of automatically removing overlay dialogs on web pages?

There's a recent trend in website design in which a site presents the viewer with a full-page overlay containing a "sign up for our newsletter" or similar dialog. The actual page content is covered ...
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Edit URL in address bar when title matches in Safari

In Safari 6.1, under Mac OS 10.8, if I type a text in the address bar that matches the title of a page I have previously visited, that page is listed below. I select it and would then like to slightly ...
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How to prevent Safari from automatically playing a video on a webpage when I open it [duplicate]

I have seen other posts about a this issue and I am having this same issue. On several different webpages, a video will start playing. What is really annoying is when two on the same part start 15 ...
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Removing Items from Reading List

How do I remove items (individual or all) from Reading List on my iMac (OS X 10.6.8)?
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Force Safari 7 to open link in the current tab

Suppose I have a site with this code: <!DOCTYPE html> <body> <a href="https://www.google.com/">1</a><br> <a href="https://www.google.com/" ...
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Is it possible to make a web clipped widget smaller?

I am trying to make a "web clip" widget for my dashboard of the Stack Exchange top bar (to keep an eye on moderator flags, etc). The problem is that it won't let me make the widget smaller than 110 ...
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What is the easiest way to play webm in Safari? Perian doesn't work

I want to play webm in my website but I don't know why it doesn't play. I installed Perian and ffmpeg but none helps. Is there any simple pluging/codec as the one existing for IE? Well it actually ...
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AppleScript to click buttons and close tabs

Im not really familiar with applescript (using C/Python/Pacsal atm). So far did the autoclicker for my WoW ore prospection. I would like to use the script on safari to click the link with name "1st ...
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Administration of Safari security preferences

Is there a way of administering the Safari (version 6.1.4) preferences of my OSX 10.8 users? I would like to be able apply the same security preferences across all users and, ideally, prevent users ...
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How do I remove a preference (save password) set in the iCloud keychain?

Months ago I was on a website and after logging in, Safari prompted 'Do you want to save this information to your iCloud keychain' or something. If I'd said yes, the next time I'd went to that site, ...
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Safari 7.0.4 doesn't remember my login status. “Remember me” not working (OS X 10.9.3)

The problem is that I must press "log in"/"sign in" button on most web-services again and again per day. All login/passwords are stored successfuly but the feature which is often called "remember me" ...
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How to diagnose Finder losing icons for folders?

After a reboot several strange issues come up from nothing. Suddenly all system directory lost their icons: Desktop, Home, Downloads, Pictures, Movies... have the normal folder icon. Even in Finder's ...
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safari sometimes can't load sites or sometimes it loads sites without css

I am a software developer experiencing strange errors with safari. Sometimes safari loads some of the github.com pages without styles. The same happens with my heroku dashboard: ...
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ipad 2 bookmarks recover

My ipad 2 bookmarks disappeared and seem to have been overwritten by my other ipad's bookmarks. I had important pages saved and would like to recover them asap ): I have tried to reset my ipad (power ...
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Is it possible to make a style sheet for Safari's Top Site page?

Mavericks : is it possible to use a style sheet for Safari's Top Sites page? Are there style sheet examples to draw from?
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What versions of the OS X support Safari 6?

Our webapp requires Safari 6.0 or higher. What versions of OS X support Safari 6 or higher?
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How to enable scrolling with the mouse wheel in Safari?

I am currently running OSX 10.9.3 and Safari Version 7.0.4. When using Mozilla Firefox or Google Chrome, I am able to scroll using the mouse wheel just fine. But with Safari, it does not work. How am ...
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Running two separate instances of Safari in the same user session

I would like to run two separate Safaris at the same time. Each Safari having his own session, history, cookies, and so on. I can do that with two users on my Mac. But doing that in the same user ...
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Safari iphone IOS7 can't open iTunes link

This occurs on iphones with IOS7.1 and IOS7.0.x When tapping a link to iTunes, Safari open a new tab but doesn't prompt the usual message 'Open this link with "iTunes Store" ? Open/Cancel'. The page ...
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Disable App Nap via Javascript/HTML

Is there a message that could be sent in a way that at least Safari, if not other browsers, understands that tells Mavericks not to engage App Nap? I have an HTML5 pseudo-MIDI rendering app (i.e., ...
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Is there a Safari extension to hide results from a Google search?

IMHO one of the most underrated browser extension is Chrome’s Personal Blocklist (by Google). It hides results in your Google search results after you have blocked certain domains them once. Is there ...
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How can I tell which SSL ciphersuite Safari is using?

Qualsys tells me that current versions of Safari on OS X don't support AES-GCM for the SSL/TLS cipher algorithm. I'd like to verify this by observing which cipher suite is selected when visiting my ...
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How do change focus from the address bar back to the document after CMD+L?

CMD-L brings focus to the Address Bar. Is there are shortcut key for toggling back to the document of the current tab? How else might I achieve this other than a keyboard shortcut built in to ...
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Error during WebSocket handshake: Status line contains embedded null (using livereload, node-inspector, and karma)

Whenever I run something in my Terminal that requires a websocket to a browser (livereload, node-inspector, karma), I get the following console error "Error during WebSocket handshake: Status line ...
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iphone 4s 6.1.2 can't open facebook site

I have a problem with an iPhone 4S (iOS 6.1.2 and the owner doesn't want to update) Until 3 weeks ago Facebook app was working fine, now it shows always the spin loader. First I thought was the app, ...
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safari couldn't display certain jpeg images

The images captured by my logitech webcam which encodes them into MJPEG images before delivering to host computer couldn't be displayed by safari while chrome could. ...
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Did Mavericks solve the Safari Airplay delay?

I have a first gen Airport Express (from 2008) and use it with Mountain Lion. The connection chain looks as follows: MacBook Pro -> WiFi (802.11n) -> Airport Express (receives Internet via DSL ...
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Silverlight for safari and Google Chrome

why does Silverlight not work on Safari and Google Chrome? Why does it also crash on Firefox? How can I prevent from happening?
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Turn off auto-hiding dock and menu bar

Recently I played a TV show on my TV using HDMI and used clamshell mode for my Macbook Pro. Now whenever I'm in Safari, both the menubar at the top and the Dock automatically hide. It only happens ...
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How to select the text in the address bar while browsing Google search results in Safari

I don't know why Safari 7 doesn't allow me to select the text in the address bar in one step while browsing google search results. In other sites I just have to click once on the address bar and ...
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(How) Can a web site determine if Safari Private Browsing is turned on?

In Safari on Mavericks, I sometimes get a dialog from web sites indicating that some site functions will be blocked or degraded unless I turn off Private Browsing mode. Most users probably expect ...
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Safari does not load any site but there is Internet connection

A friend of mine asked me to help with his MacBook as Safari didn't load any site. I connected to his computer using TeamViewer (so internet is basically working), and then did a ping on Google.com, ...
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How to add sites to the Safari Power Saver exclusion list?

In Safari, a feature I really like is that flash plugins are automatically blocked by default and you have to click in order to start the flash plugin (see, e.g., ...
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Is there anything like OneTab available for Safari?

I am looking for a "tabs decluttering" app for Safari like OneTab Chrome Extension How OneTab Works Whenever you find yourself with too many tabs, click the OneTab icon to convert all of ...
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How do I access and view cache HTML5 videos located in Safari or Chrome cache?

I want to view and possibly remix a video on youtube. I have seen many demos and articles describing where the cache is on older versions of the browsers, but now it seems that Safari is stored in a ...
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Keyboard Maestro interfering with control-tab action in browsers - how to disable?

I've just purchased Keyboard Maestro, and now when I am in a browser and click control-tab, I can no longer advance through the open tabs of the browser the way I did before. That key combination must ...
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safari IOS menu bar conflicts with buttons in lower 10% of the screen [closed]

I am building a web-portal which has to be functional and pretty on multiple platforms. One of the platforms is IOS Safari, and this is were I encountered a problem. In my code I align two floating ...
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Safari stopped using keychain

Safari 7.0.2 on OS X 10.9.2 stopped using keychain and doesn't remember passwords any more. That's on my iMac. On my Airbook it still works. I checked in the keychain application and some of the ...
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Is there a way to run Safari 5 or 6 on Mavericks?

Pretty much what the title says: Is there a way to run a version older than Safari 7 on Mavericks? I've seen multi safari but that doesn't allow you to install the older versions on Mavericks Also ...
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Safari has a problem displaying certain images

Safari does not display certain images properly. The latest example is http://i.imgur.com/GqQchYM.jpg which is perfectly loadable in firefox. In Safari however the picture is displayed properly ...
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33% + 33% + 34% is not the same width as 100% in safari [closed]

I'm running into a situation where 3 divs with widths of 33%, 34%, and 33% do not add up to the same number of pixels as one div with 100% width. Consider the following complete html snippet: ...
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1 and 2 keys to change tabs in Safari (like in Opera)

In Opera browser 1 and 2 keys can be used to change between tabs. Is it possible to set up this shortcut in Safari? I tried adding a "Show Previous Tab" shortcut in keyboard preferences but is does ...