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One line browser notepad (via: Jose Jesus Perez Aguinaga)

Posted by jpluimers on 2015/02/19

Smart, it works in any modern html5 capable browser:

https://gist.github.com/jpluimers/7024532

Be sure to look at the blog post and comments at Jose Jesus Perez Aguinaga : One line browser notepad as they explain why this works, and how to extend it in a couple of really smart way.

–jeroen

via: Jose Jesus Perez Aguinaga : One line browser notepad.

Posted in Chrome, Development, FireFox, HTML, HTML5, Internet Explorer, Opera, Power User, Safari, Software Development, Web Browsers, Web Development | 1 Comment »

Viewing source code in Safari requires you to enable the “Develop menu” (via: Apple Support Communities)

Posted by jpluimers on 2015/02/13

Maybe this is one of the reasons I hardly use Safari: viewing the source code of a web page requires you to enable the “Develop menu:

  1. Safari menu > Preferences > Advanced.
  2. Check “Show Develop menu in menu bar”. Close Safari’s preferences.
  3. Develop menu > Show Page Source

Thanks John Galt for answering the above.

–jeroen

via How do you view source code in safari?: Apple Support Communities.

Posted in Power User, Safari, Web Browsers | Leave a Comment »

13 Ways to Clear Your Browser’s Cache – wikiHow

Posted by jpluimers on 2015/02/06

Besides the cache empty instructions, these keyboard shortcut to get to the settings in various browsers are also really helpful:

  • Control+Shift+Delete on a PC, or
  • Shift+Command+Delete on a Mac.

–jeroen

via: 13 Ways to Clear Your Browser’s Cache – wikiHow.

Posted in Chrome, Chrome, FireFox, Google, Internet Explorer, Opera, Power User, Safari, Web Browsers | Leave a Comment »

StackPrinter: StackOverflow in printable way

Posted by jpluimers on 2014/12/05

Will one day come in handy: About – StackPrinter.

Especially their deleted questions section (if you have 10k + rep that is).

–jeroen

Posted in Pingback, Power User, Stackoverflow, Web Browsers | Leave a Comment »

Instantly save a web-page to the Wayback Machine (Internet Archive: www.archive.org)

Posted by jpluimers on 2014/11/24

Saving a web page for posterity is really easy: just prepend http://liveweb.archive.org/ in front of the URL in your browser, then open the page.

The Wayback Machine (Internet Aarchive) wil instantly archive it.

See this great answer by Jeff Atwood quite a while ago:

One thing that the ineffable Jason Scott just pointed out to me on Twitter:

if you give the url of the page to http://liveweb.archive.org and wait five minutes, it will archive that page. How about that?

Also you can enter http://liveweb.archive.org/http://www.website.com/page to have it happen without visiting the page.

So if you want to ensure that a popular soon-to-be or may-possibly-be deleted question gets archived by the Internet Archive, manually feed them to the URL above.

I suppose for already deleted questions, we could also undelete, wait 5 minutes, let it archive, then re-delete.

–jeroen

via: Building an archive of deleted questions – Meta Stack Overflow.

Posted in Chrome, FireFox, Internet Explorer, Opera, Opera Mobile, Pingback, Power User, Stackoverflow, Web Browsers | 1 Comment »

 
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