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Mavericks - Safari 7 - BROKEN Animated GIF

Animated GIF are things of the past (remember 90's web site) ... but some cool kids are still using it : 9gag Well they are seriously broken when display in Safari 7 ... has anyone an idea. Running ...
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Has anyone figured out how to identify the unique page of each separate Safari Web Content process with Safari 7/Mavericks?

I know I'm not the first one to wonder this. Something like the Chrome Task Manager. In short, when you have multiple tabs/pages open in the new Safari 7 (shipped with Mavericks), each one is ...
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Stop Safari from restoring default preferences after quitting

Every time that I quit Safari, it restores all default preferences. It also resets the homepage to the default apple.com site! (I cannot stand this.) This problem began after installing McAfee, and ...
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How can I reset the Safari bookmarks in iCloud? Safari 7.0

Do the solutions discussed in this AD question still work with Safari 7.0, or is there something new / better / easier? I have dozens of duplicate bookmarkMenu and bookmarkBar folders, maybe over ...
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How make Safari 7 open PDF files in Preview instead of opening them in-page?

Since Safari 7.0 which was introduced yesterday with OS X Mavericks the little terminal hack defaults write com.apple.Safari WebKitOmitPDFSupport -bool YES doesn't work anymore (at least not for ...
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Is there in AppleScript any way to use “X of every” to get multiple properties of each object to create a record?

It is possible to with the script: tell application "Safari" set urls to URL of every tab of every window end tell when execute, get all urls of every tab of every window (two dimensional list) ...
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Safari 7.0 cannot load localhost

After upgrading to 10.9 and Safari 7.0, I can no longer load http://localhost:4000 in Safari. Yes, my site still loads perfect when I load it in Chrome and Firefox, so this is something new in Safari. ...
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Is possible auto-refresh the Shared Links sidebar in Safari 7?

Is possible to set auto refresh for the Shared Links sidebar in the new Safari 7. There's in "View" menu > Refresh Shared Links, but this doesn't have a shortcut to refresh. So either a way to have ...
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How can I disable the notifications prompt in Safari?

Safari for Mavericks has a website notifications feature allowing sites to send push notifications. I never want to be prompted for this. How can I disable the prompt for all websites, forever?
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Stop Mavericks opening Safari in whichever screen I happen to be in?

I have a hotkey on my mouse that opens Safari, and since Mavericks, it'll open it in whichever monitor currently has focus (or the non-greyed-out menu bar). I want it to always open in the same spot ...
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Safari replaces some text with an A

I recently reinstalled my computer because I got a new hard drive. After the reinstallation my Safari started to act weird. It replaces some text with an A in a box, please see images below. I ...
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Is there a way to set the *default* monospace font in Safari?

I have a web application that uses the browser's default monospace font. It's a shell, and this allows users to pick their own font. In Chrome, this works well, as it's trivial to set the default ...
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Graphics Degrading in Safari 5.17 on Windows 7

Here : http://www.cambrianvacation.co.uk/safeside The Safeside Logo is fine everywhere I've seen thus far Chrome, Opera, Firefox, iPad, iPhone, however in Safari 5.17 in Windows 7 the Graphic starts ...
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Why is my site getting error reports from users with iOS7 on a MacBook?

I've asked this question already on Stackoverflow though got referred to this forum here. I got a list of Safari bugs that happened on a MacBook running iOS7. I am a bit confused now as afaik iOS7 is ...
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How to stop safari auto downloading two files when visiting oracle.com

When I visit oracle.com from Safari it downloads two files automatically called set and set-1. How do I prevent them from being downloaded?
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Website changes will not show on desktop mac, but everywhere else it is online and viewable?

I'm having issues displaying a website that was just recently created on my desktop mac while on every other computer the website is available. I've tried clearing browser cache from all major ...
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Safari logs me into someone else's home page

When I log onto my twitter account I should go straight to my home page 'abstractvibe' Instead I get logged on to one of my followers 'Truly Pawesom's" home page. I use OS X Mountain Lion and am not ...
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How do I get Safari to stop launching an app automatically?

I upgraded my iPhone to iOS 7. Previously, when I clicked on a link from an e-mail telling me about a group discussion in LinkedIn, it opened LinkedIn in Safari and took me right there. Now, Safari ...
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Move quickly between pages in Safari on iOS7?

I know you can swipe from the screen edges to move forward and back in your history. I am looking for a quick way to go between the open web pages on my iPhone (without all the tapping required to ...
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safari website requires a client certificate

I went to a site I regularly use and got this when logging in with Safari I seem to have 2 certificated of the same name both issued by Apple and both are not expired (found by searching in ...
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MacBook Pro won't connect to some web pages

Been having this problem for a few months now. A few websites will not load at all on my old MacBook Pro 10.7.5. They hang for ages with "connecting" then I get the usual Google Chrome cannot open ...
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Apple Trailers no longer plays correctly in full screen mode

Apple Trailers no longer plays correctly in full screen mode. When i click full screen. I just get a tint 2% tint of the trailer off to one side of the screen. Im using Safari Please help!
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How to make iCloud 3.0 on Windows sync bookmarks with Safari

Since updating to iCloud 3.0 on Windows 7, I've noticed that my Windows installation of Safari is no longer syncing my iPad bookmarks. Looking at the settings in iCloud, Safari is no longer included: ...
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Problem loading images on Cultofmac.com in Safari and Chrome

I have had a problem with the cultofmac site for a little while now. The pages will load the text, video and some ads. But does not load the main images for the articles until about a minute. This is ...
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Show download speeds in Safari

When downloading files in Safari you can see your current downloads in View -> Current Downloads or AltCommandL If my memory serves me right, this window also showed the download speeds as well ...
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Clicking on a link within Safari without opening it

In a CMS, the right frame shows the page to be changed, and the left frame the editing page. I can double-click on a text-block in the right frame to open it in an editing area in the left frame. ...
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iphone 4s Safari web browser opening

recently I have upgraded the ios7 software on my iphone4s. I am able to open safari browser in my phone when it is connected thru wifi but I am unable to open safari browser when it is connected with ...
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Why is Netflix more effecient in Safari than Firefox?

I've noticed that when I play Netflix video in Firefox, my Macbook Air's fans spin up to maximum, but under Safari, it stays silent. Why does Safari cause less of a load?
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Sites blocked in /etc/hosts often doesn't work

I'm using a Macbook Pro as a productivity/work machine and have Facebook and reddit blocked with /etc/hosts: ## # Host Database # # localhost is used to configure the loopback interface # when the ...
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iPad 2 won't keep 'remember me' cookie on a website

I'm running an iPad 2 on iOS7. I have 3 iPad 2 and an iPad mini. All running iOS7. On all of the devices, I access a site which has a 'remember me' cookie to save me having to log in again. This ...
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How can I prevent iTunes from automatically opening the downloaded audio files?

When I download an audio file with Safari, it is automatically opened with iTunes. How can I do to prevent this ? I would like that nothing happens when an audio file is downloaded. My ...
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No shared Links available in iOS 7 Safari

New with iOS 7 is a "Shared Links" tab in Safari. I have twitter accounts setup on my device (TweetBot shows them). However I don't see any content in the Shared Links tab. Just this message: No ...
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Safari / Keychain - Secure login no longer asking for certificate

Running Mountain Lion and Safari. Usually when I login to Barclays, I click "Login" then select my appropriate certificate. Now, it just jumps straight to the access denied page and no longer pops ...
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Tiger/Safari 5.0.6 THREE different bookmark features… Answer doesn't speak to One of them

Good answer for Safari bookmark options, but it still fails to address the option in the Book-icon menu titled simply BOOKMARKS (capitalized). In that menu, below the listings for "Bookmarks Bar", ...
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Safari not warning on SSL certificate hostname mismatch

For some reason (e.g., bad preferences setting, maybe?) Safari 6.0.5, on OS X 10.8.4, is failing to give me an SSL Certificate Warning when I visit a site whose hostname doesn't match the hostname ...
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My Help Viewer says “The selected topic is currently unavailable”!

I just got this mac mini a week ago and I never succeeded to get the help viewer working correctly. The help viewer keeps saying "The selected topic is currently unavailable". I did as explained here ...
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Problem with Youtube in Safari

First of all I don't have Flash (or Java). On youtube I use the HTML5 video feature to view videos. I found a strange thing: most of the videos I find play well without any problems, but when I click ...
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How to click button with applescript using UI Element Inspector

I am new to applescript. I am trying to open a webpage, and click a button on that webpage. here is my script: tell application "Safari" to activate tell application "System Events" tell ...
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Making it easier to copy webpage text to the clipboard (in iOS)?

I have a web page that updates occasionally with new information (I made it myself - simple HTML page - nothing special). I regularly have to copy this page to the clipboard on my iOS device to paste ...
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Links don't open on some sites in Safari

When I am on www.nfl.com with Safari, none of the links do any actions or open a page. No javascript seems to be involved (JS is turned on anyway). The link destinations show up in the window footer, ...
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How to connect an iPad to a Macbook's proxy server / app?

It used to be at work, we can set our iPad's Proxy to something like 12.34.5.67, port 8888, and then this iPad will be able to connect to our Macbook Pro machine (which is connected to the company ...
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i've deleted some Keychain certificates and now Internet browsing is almost impossible

Background A few months ago, for reasons I am unaware of, Safari started to ask me for a password when I first opened it, and then periodically after that (about once every 3 new tabs I opened). I ...
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Navigation menu not working in Chrome or Safari on Mac, but working in firefox

I've got a strange problem. A common website layout has a menu across the top, allowing you to navigate the site. My problem is that in some cases this menu does not work in Chrome, and when it ...
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Recover iPad Safari bookmarks overwritten by iCloud

My wife had a lot of bookmarks on Safari for iPad. From my macbook I was using Safari, with other bookmarks and some day I tried iCloud, so my wife's iPad bookmarks were overwritten with my macbook's ...
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Move items on the Safari reading list

Can I move items in the Reading List like I can in the Bookmarks section?
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Outgoing e-mail server from Safari / text document

When I send/share a URL in Safari I want the default outgoing sender to be my gmail and not iCloud address. How do I set that. Also when I'm in a text document and I want to share/email it, the ...
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Why does a string of arabic characters crash Safari and other web browsers?

I was reading an article about a problem with Mac and iOS. Why does this string of Arabic characters crash Mac computers running Safari? ...
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Safari Xpath of loaded pages controls

Testing a web app that supports only Safari. Is there an addon or other easy technique to get the xpath of a page element (like a button or a visible span?) FYI will be using the XPATH in selenium to ...
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Create a bookmarklet for Safari iOS to print page?

Is it possible to create a JavaScript bookmarklet (or other link) to be used in Safari (iOS) that will automatically print the current web page to the default AirPrint enabled printer? Ideally without ...
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Does Safari's history store IP addresses?

If I visited a website by name (for instance, http://askdifferent.com), does Safari's History store the IP address of the site I visited or only the name? If not in the browser history, is there ...