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Web Browsers: Most Popular Articles

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How Can You Change Your Homepage in Safari?
A step-by-step tutorial on how to change your home page in the Safari Web browser, done in just a few easy steps through its General Preferences interface. Page 3.
How to Manage Your Browsing History In Safari...
A step-by-step tutorial on how to view your browsing history in Safari for the iPad as well as how to delete it.
How to Enable the Pop-Up Blocker in Safari
A step-by-step tutorial on enabling and disabling the integrated pop-up blocker in Safari for Windows, OS X, and iOS.
Set a Customized Home Page in Chrome
A step-by-step tutorial on how to set your home page in the Google Chrome browser for Windows, with the option of using the New Tab page or a specific URL.
How to Fix the Shockwave Flash Error in Google...
A tutorial detailing how to fix the Shockwave Flash error in the Google Chrome browser.
Want to Use Full Screen Mode in Google Chrome...
A step-by-step tutorial on how to activate Full Screen mode in the Google Chrome browser for Windows. Page 2.
How to Manage Your Browsing History on Safari...
A step-by-step tutorial on how to view your browsing history in Safari for the iPhone as well as how to delete it.
Customize Your Chrome Home Page in 1 Easy Step
A step-by-step tutorial on how to configure your home page settings in the Google Chrome browser.
Managing the Bookmarks Menu in Safari on iPad
A step-by-step tutorial on how to add Bookmarks in Safari for the iPad.
How To Use Private Browsing In Safari 5.x or...
A step-by-step tutorial on how to use Private Browsing in the Safari 5.x or 6.x Web browser for OS X.
Incognito Browsing
The methods for activating incognito browsing mode differ across browsers, operating systems, and device types. These step-by-step tutorials teach you how to browse privately in the browser of your choice.
Understanding the History Menu in Safari
A step-by-step tutorial on how to view your browsing history in Safari as well as how to delete it.
How to Delete Cookies In Safari for the iPhone
A step-by-step tutorial on how to delete cookies in Safari for the iPhone.
How to Enable Private Browsing in Safari for...
A step-by-step tutorial on enabling Private Browsing mode in Safari for iPhone.
How to Configure the Home Page Settings in...
A step-by-step tutorial on configuring the various home page settings available within the Safari browser for both Windows and Mac.
How to Clear Your Safari Browser's Cache for...
A step-by-step tutorial on how to delete the cache in Safari for the iPad.
A Quick iPhone User's Guide to Blocking Popups...
A step-by-step tutorial on how to disable the pop-up blocker in Safari for the iPhone. Page 3.
Chrome Hacks: Keep Your Bookmarks from...
When you load a Web page in Google Chrome, you may notice that your Bookmarks Bar disappears. Some users want their bookmarks to always be displayed. This can be achieved by tweaking Chrome's options a bit, and our tutorial shows you how it's done.
How To Restore Safari's Default Settings
A step-by-step tutorial on how to restore the default settings to the Safari web browser.
Private Browsing
The methods for activating private browsing mode differ across browsers, operating systems, and device types. These step-by-step tutorials teach you how to browse privately in the browser of your choice.
How to Delete Cookies In Safari for the iPad
A step-by-step tutorial on how to delete cookies in Safari for the iPad.
Keyboard Shortcuts - Google Chrome for Windows
A comprehensive list of keyboard shortcuts for Google Chrome for Windows.
How To Import Internet Explorer Favorites To...
A step-by-step tutorial on how to import Internet Explorer Favorites to the Google Chrome Web browser.
Need to Disable JavaScript In Chrome? This Will...
A step-by-step tutorial on how to disable JavaScript in the Chrome Web browser for Windows.
How to Use Incognito Mode in Google Chrome for...
A step-by-step tutorial detailing how to activate Incognito Mode in the Google Chrome browser for Windows operating systems.
How to Activate Incognito Mode in Google Chrome...
A step-by-step tutorial on how to activate Incognito Mode in Google Chrome for iPad.
How to Show the Home Button in Chrome for Windows
The developers of Google Chrome pride themselves on having a sleek browser interface, mostly free of clutter. While this is certainly true, there are some hidden items that many everyday users want to see. One of these is the browser's Home button, which is not shown by default. Adding the Home button back to Chrome's toolbar can be easily achieved, and this step-by-step tutorial shows you how.
A Quick Guide to Cache Clearing on Safari for...
A step-by-step tutorial on how to delete the cache in Safari for the iPhone.
A Quick iPhone User's Guide to Adding Bookmarks...
A step-by-step tutorial on how to add Bookmarks in Safari for the iPhone. Page 4.
How to Use the Pop-up Blocker In Internet...
A step-by-step tutorial on how to use the integrated pop-up blocker in Internet Explorer 8. Page 7.
How To Disable Form Autofill in Google Chrome...
A step-by-step tutorial on how to disable the Form Autofill feature in the Google Chrome browser for Windows.
Changing the Default Browser
The methods for changing the default browser vary across browsers, operating systems, and device types. Our step-by-step tutorials walk you through the process of changing the default browser in many popular configurations.
Internet Explorer 8 - Activating Full Screen Mode
A step-by-step tutorial on how to activate Full Screen mode in the Internet Explorer 8 Web browser.
The Easy Way to See How Many Plug-Ins Are...
A step-by-step tutorial on how to view your installed plug-ins in the Safari web browser.
The Easy Way to Move Bookmarks and Settings to...
A step-by-step tutorial on how to import bookmarks and settings from another browser to Google Chrome for Windows, Mac, and Linux.
A Quick Guide to Disabling Java in Internet...
A step-by-step tutorial on how to disable JavaScript in the IE9 Web browser.
Want to Display the Menu Bar in Internet...
A step-by-step tutorial on how to display the Menu Bar in Internet Explorer 7, done in just a couple of easy steps via IE's Tools menu.
How to Change the Default Search Engine in...
A step-by-step tutorial on modifying the default search engine in Safari for the iPhone.
How To Use InPrivate Browsing In IE9
A step-by-step tutorial on how to use InPrivate Browsing in the IE9 browser.
Want to Set Google Chrome as Your Default Web...
A step-by-step tutorial on how to make Google Chrome your default Web browser in Windows, done in just a few quick steps via Chrome's Settings interface.
Everything You Need to Know about Anonymous Web...
The methods for activating anonymous browsing mode differ across browsers, operating systems, and device types. These step-by-step tutorials teach you how to browse anonymously in the browser of your choice.
Top 8 Safari Alternatives for Your iPad
8 featured Web Browsers for the iPad that can be used as alternatives to Apple's Safari. These iPad browsers range greatly in size, price, and overall feature sets.
How To Save Web Pages in Google Chrome for...
A step-by-step tutorial on how to save Web pages to your hard drive or elsewhere in the Google Chrome browser for Windows.
Using the Share Button in Safari on iPad
A step-by-step tutorial on how to add Home Screen icons using Safari for the iPad.
Setting the Default Browser
The methods for setting the default browser vary across browsers, operating systems, and device types. Our step-by-step tutorials walk you through the process of setting the default browser in many popular configurations.
Keyboard Shortcuts For Safari
A comprehensive list of keyboard shortcuts for the Safari web browser.
How To Check Safari's Version Number
A step-by-step tutorial on how to check the version number of the Safari browser that you are running.
How to Block Pesky Pop-Up Windows in Safari
A step-by-step tutorial on how to block pop-up windows in the Safari web browser. Page 3.
How To Import Firefox Bookmarks To Google Chrome
A step-by-step tutorial on how to import Firefox Bookmarks to the Google Chrome Web browser.
The Easy Way to Clear Your Private Search Data
A step-by-step tutorial on how to delete browsing history (temporary Internet files, cookies, history, form data, and passwords) in Internet Explorer 7.
How To Avoid Downloading Bad Browsers
A thorough guide to determining which free web browser downloads are safe and secure.
How to Delete Cache In Safari for the iPhone 4
A step-by-step tutorial on how to delete the cache in Safari for the iPhone 4. Page 4.
Ways to Quickly Close Your Browser
A variety of ways to quickly close your browser windows in several browser types on the Windows and Macintosh platforms.
How to Activate the Debug Console in Safari for...
A step-by-step tutorial on how to activate the Debug Console in Safari for the iPhone.
How to Keep Your Browsing History Private in IE 8
A step-by-step tutorial on how to delete browsing history (temporary Internet files, cookies, history, form data, passwords, and InPrivate Blocking data) in Internet Explorer 8.
How to Add a Website to the Windows 8 Start...
A step-by-step tutorial on how to pin a website to the Windows 8 Start Screen via Internet Explorer 10.
How to Customize the Search Engine on Your...
A step-by-step tutorial on how to change the search engine in Safari for the iPhone 4.
How to Add Home Screen Icons in Safari for the...
A step-by-step tutorial on how to add Home Screen icons using Safari for the iPhone.
How to Manage Browsing History and Other...
A detailed tutorial on managing and deleting browsing history, cache, cookies, saved passwords, and other private data in Safari for iPhone (iOS 7).
How To Clear Your Private Data In Google Chrome...
A step-by-step tutorial on how to clear your private data in the Google Chrome browser for Windows.
How to Make the Best Use of Google Chrome's New...
Chrome's New Tab page, once a wasteland of blank space, is now a virtual docking station for all of your apps, bookmarks, as well as the sites that you visit the most. Thumbnails or icons, which serve as links, for all of the above are shown are rendered on top of a sleek black grid. Navigation between the three is achieved via arrow or status bar buttons. This step-by-step tutorial teaches you how to use the various features of the New Tab page.
2014 About.com Readers' Choice Awards: Web...
The 2014 About.com Readers’ Choice Awards will showcase the best products, features and services in several categories. Readers’ Choice includes multiple topics ranging from technology to hobbies to adult beverages. Voting in the browser-related categories takes place from February 19 through March 20 with winners announced March 28.
How to Reset Firefox to Its Default State
A step-by-step tutorial on how to return Firefox to its factory default state using the Reset Firefox feature.
How to Activate Private Browsing in Safari for...
A step-by-step tutorial on how to use Private Browsing mode in Safari for iPhones running the iOS 7 operating system.
browser.startup.page
browser.startup.page is one of hundreds of Firefox configuration options, or Preferences, accessed by entering about:config in the browser's address bar. The browser.startup.page Preference in Firefox's about:config interface allows the user to specify which Web page(s) is opened when their browser is initially launched.
How to Manage Downloads In Safari
A step-by-step tutorial on how to manage downloads in the Safari web browser.
How to Manage Private Data Components in Safari...
A step-by-step tutorial on managing private data components including browsing history, cache, and cookies on Safari for iPhone.
How to Disable Extensions and Plugins in Google...
A step-by-step tutorial on disabling both extensions and plug-ins in Google Chrome for Linux, Mac and Windows.
How to Make IE8 the Default Browser in Windows
A step-by-step tutorial on how to make Internet Explorer 8 the default Web browser in Windows.
How to Clear Browsing Data in Chrome for iPad
A step-by-step tutorial on how to delete private data components including browsing history, cache, cookies, and saved passwords in Google Chrome for iPad.
How to Use Tor Browser for Anonymous Web Browsing
A detailed tutorial on how to utilize the Tor Browser Bundle to browse the Web anonymously. This tutorial is designed for Windows and Mac users.
Anonymous Web Browsing
The ways to activate anonymous Web browsing mode differ across browsers and platforms. These tutorials teach you how to browse anonymously anywhere.
How To Use InPrivate Browsing In Internet...
A step-by-step tutorial on how to use InPrivate Browsing in the Internet Explorer 8 browser.
How to Change Your Home Page in Internet...
A step-by-step tutorial on how to change your home page or home page tabs in Internet Explorer 7, including how to access IE7's home pages once configured. Page 4.
How to Uninstall the Buzzdock Browser Add-on in...
A step-by-step tutorial on how to uninstall the Buzzdock add-on in Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, and Windows 8 operating systems.
How To Enable Tabbed Browsing In Safari
A step-by-step tutorial on how to enable tabbed browsing in the Apple Safari Web browser for OS X, including details on creating new tabs.
How Do I Clear Safari Cache?
The question on how to clear Safari cache is a common one, and the answer varies depending on your Safari version as well as your operating system. In order to clear Safari cache, it is imperative that you first understand what the cache is and how it is used. These tutorials explain how to clear Safari cache across different browser and OS combinations.
Did You Accidentally Install Drop Down Deals?...
A step-by-step tutorial on how to uninstall the Drop Down Deals browser add-on in Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8 and Mac OS X operating systems.
Update Browser Version and Apply Security...
A step-by-step tutorial on how to update your browser version as well as apply the latest security updates in the Apple Safari web browser for OS X.
How to Add Favorites to Internet Explorer 7
A step-by-step tutorial on how to add Favorites in Internet Explorer 7.
How to Create Application Shortcuts in Google...
Google Chrome gives you the ability to create shortcuts to your favorite websites, placing them on the desktop, start menu, and/or the taskbar. These shortcuts are unique in the fact that they open Web pages in standalone windows without any menus, tabs, or other standard browser components. Creating these shortcuts is easy and can be done in just a few quick steps. This tutorial shows you exactly how it's done.
How to Activate InPrivate Browsing Mode in...
A step-by-step tutorial on how to activate InPrivate Browsing mode in Internet Explorer 11, allowing you to surf freely without leaving any data behind. Page 2.
Private Internet Browsing
The methods for activating private Internet browsing mode differ across browsers, operating systems, and device types. These step-by-step tutorials teach you how to browse anonymously in the browser of your choice.
How to Disable JavaScript In IE8
A step-by-step tutorial on how to disable JavaScript in the IE8 Web browser.
How To Activate Full Screen Mode in IE9
A step-by-step tutorial on how to activate Full Screen mode in the IE9 Web browser. Page 2.
How to Make IE9 the Default Browser in Windows
A step-by-step tutorial on how to make Internet Explorer 9 the default Web browser in Windows.
How to Make Google Chrome 5 the Default Web...
A step-by-step tutorial on how to make Google Chrome your default Web browser in OS X.
What Is A Web Browser?
An explanation of what web browsers are and how they function.
How to Modify Text Size In Internet Explorer 7
A step-by-step tutorial on how to modify text size on a web page in Internet Explorer 7.
A Comparison of Web Browsers for Windows
A detailed comparison of Mozilla Firefox 2.0 and Microsoft Internet Explorer 7 for Windows, including several features of each web browser.
How To Add Search Engines To Firefox's Search Bar
A step-by-step tutorial on how to add search engines to Firefox's Search Bar.
How To Disable Active Scripting in Internet...
A step-by-step tutorial on how to disable Active Scripting in the Internet Explorer Web browser.
How to Delete Cookies
How to delete cookies - When you visit certain websites, a text file is placed on your hard drive that is used by the site to store user specific settings and information. This text file, or cookie, is utilized by the respective site each time you return in order to provide a customized experience or to retrieve your login credentials. From time to time you may have the desire to delete your cookies for privacy purposes. These tutorials detail how to delete cookies in several browsers.
How To Import Saved Firefox Passwords To Google...
A step-by-step tutorial on how to import saved Firefox passwords to the Google Chrome Web browser.
Facebook Chat History Manager (Browser Extension)
Facebook Chat History Manager is a Google Chrome extension that stores an archive of your chat history on your local hard drive, allowing you to view it at any time.
How To Disable "Open Safe Files After...
The Safari web browser contains a feature, enabled by default, which causes all files considered "safe"
12 iPhone and iPod touch Web Browsers
12 featured Web Browsers for the iPhone and iPod touch devices that can be used as alternatives to Apple's Safari. These iPhone and iPod touch browsers range greatly in size, price, and overall feature sets.
How to Modify Text Size in Safari
A step-by-step tutorial on how to modify text size on a web page in the Apple Safari browser.
Which Browser Should I Use for Watching YouTube?
What's the best Web browser for watching YouTube? Several browsers support watching YouTube online. Find the best choice when it comes to watching YouTube over the Web.
How to Change Your Home Page In Internet...
A step-by-step tutorial on how to change your home page or home page tabs in Internet Explorer 8.
"Where Do I Download Mozilla Firefox?"
The Mozilla Firefox browser from Mozilla is one of the most popular browser options available on the market today. Known for its ease of use and security features as well as for the thousands of Mozilla Firefox add-ons which take this free browser to another level altogether, Firefox finds itself in direct competition with other free browsers such as Internet Explorer and Safari.
How to Print Web Pages in Google Chrome for...
From time to time, you may come across an article or other Web page content that you'd like to print a hard copy of. With Google Chrome, printing Web page content can be just as easy as printing a Word document or an image on your hard drive.
How to Use Private Browsing in Opera 10.6 for...
A step-by-step tutorial on how to use Private Browsing in the Opera 10.6 browser for Windows.
How to Customize the Search Engine in Safari on...
A step-by-step tutorial on how to change the search engine in Safari for the original iPhone.
How To Use Private Browsing In Safari 5 For...
A step-by-step tutorial on how to use Private Browsing in the Safari 5 Web browser for Windows.
How to Import Firefox Bookmarks To Opera 9 For...
A step-by-step tutorial on how to import Firefox bookmarks to the Opera 9 web browser for Windows.

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