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Questions regarding the installation and use of web browsers.

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Visualize a web page on raspberry OS Lite

I need to print into a web page the data stored into a raspberry. The problem is that I can't connect the raspberry to the internet so I have to check this web page in localhost. The micro SD (4GB) ...
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Why isn't the camera being detected by web browsers?

I've written a very simple WebRTC app that works nicely on the browser: It grabs the default camera and uses it to stream it with another peer. Here's all good. I got a RPi4, fresh install and tested ...
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Not booting after enabling pixel doubling

My Raspberry Pi 4 8GB RAM version with 30Oct2021 upgrade and fully updated and booting from mSD card. As the chrome browser address bar font was too small in spite of trying many options, I tried ...
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Raspberry Pi Zero W won't open any browser [window]

SD as shipped from CanaKit worked perfectly in headless mode. But on several reimagines of the SD card, when attempting to open Chrome or Firefox using RDP, the hourglass spins for a minute and then ...
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Opening web-page in CLI

I have a Gmail API running in a docker container on raspberry pi. I only access the pi through an SSH session via terminal. It needs to authenticate me as a user. This requires that I go to a ...
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How to run Britbox on Raspberry Pi 4?

I was wondering how can I watch Britbox https://www.britbox.co.uk/ on a Raspberry Pi 4? Currently, the video output is not running in chromium. I have tried increasing the gpu to 256 and this had no ...
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Puffin browser on raspberry pi 4 64 bit

I need to run puffin browser on my raspberry pi 4 running kali linux which is a 64 bit os.The deb package puffin.com offering is armf that is for 32 bit operating systems. I need arm64 version of ...
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Browser visual bug

I just got my Raspberry Pi 4 model B and installed and updated NOOBS. The browser has a visual bug which looks like this: How do I fix this?
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Chromium Embedded and GLESv2

I'm trying to use an app compiled with Chromium Embedded Framework (using the pre-built ARM binaries hosted by Spotify; I don't want to rebuild it myself). I'm having trouble getting hardware ...
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Fastest browser for a minimal kiosk mode for Raspberry pi zero?

I need suggestion for a lightweight browser for kiosk mode for raspberry pi zero. Chromium is running but it is a bit slow for my required application. My application is just displaying scrolling text ...
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Firefox for Raspi

I have a personal preference for FF - mainly because I use it on the Mac's I have But in my ignorance I am unsure whether it is "safe" to install on Pi4 under Raspi.
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Kali Linux: Unable to install chromium or firefox on Raspberry Pi

When I try to install Chromium or Firefox, the following error occurs: $ sudo apt-get install chromium-browser E: Package 'chromium-browser' has no installation candidate $ sudo apt-get install ...
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Improving web browsing performance on the Raspberry Pi 3

Web browsing on the raspberry pi 3 has become rather dreadful with a later version of raspbian. I am running raspbian on a Samsung EVO+ (which is supposedly faster than most SD cards..). I don't ...
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simple way to open webbrowser in fullscreen from python script

I want to open my chromium web browser in fullscreen-mode and open an URL that I get from a different config file. All this should happen automatically after booting. For testing, I tried to execute ...
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Why does WPE Webkit has hardware acceleration but Chromium doesn't?

I'm working on an engineering project for a client and after various tests, the web software runs better when called from Webkit running on the framebuffer, than Chromium from the X. As it sometimes ...
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Fix Error Running as root without -- no-sandbox is not supported

I wanna run an easy script via the terminal which opens my webbrowser and brings it in something like a kiosk-mode by pressing 'F11'. For this I installed the module keyboard for python 2 and 3 and ...
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Midori faces error granting trust (Raspbian Stretch)

I am trying to install Midori on a Raspberry Pi 3 B+, and I am struggling to access some addresses that Midori recognises as untrusted websites. When I click "trust this website", the browser shows ...
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RPI3B+ Chromium Freeze - RAM Swap

I have some Raspberry pi's that I want to use it as a Browser Kiosk. When I use more than one tab with chromium the pi completely freeze I need to reboot it after this because the lack of ram, if I ...
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Makes OpenVPN a local Apache Webserver accessable from outside?

I am running Apache on my Pi. It's only accessable from my local network. Now I want to install OpenVPN on the same Pi. Is Apache accessable from outside, when I enter the static ip in my browser (...
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How to open Firefox in kiosk mode and point to a webpage?

I'm trying to run Firefox in kiosk mode. nano /home/pi/.config/lxsession/autostart @firefox-esr (@iceweasel) Here, how to point the browser to a webpage? Example - for Chromium we use this- @...
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Firefox-esr is still at v60.9.0. When will it be updated?

I have just installed firefox-esr on buster and it reports it is v60.9.0esr. The latest released 32bit esr version is 68. Why is Raspbian so far behind and when will it catch up?
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Run remote web browser on Raspbian without installed DE

I want to install and run only a web browser on my RPI4 without installing any desktop environment. I am thinking to just enter a specific URL in my browser and then to be able to access a web browser ...
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Can not resize or move terminal window or browser windows

Having an issue I am using as raspberry pi 3. I switch to the desktop open up a terminal window and I do not get the entire window. So I can not drag the terminal window nor resize the window. It is ...
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Is Raspberry Pi 4 fast enough to watch online videos with 1080p?

The Pi 4 has a faster processor (1.5 GHz Quad-Core ARM-Cortex A72). I am wondering if it is now possible to watch HTML5 videos on a browser (for example YouTube) and with 1080p quality without lagging ...
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Firefox Arm64 available but RasPi 3B+ still 32-bit

I want to be able to use my Raspberry Pi 3B+ as a desktop system. In order to do that, I need to be able to make use of apps such as Firefox-ARM64. Given all of the confusion regarding migrating ...
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Configure chromium display on a pseudo-headless Raspbian

I'm using my raspi as a mini meteo station which (for now) only measure humidity and temperature, and I want it to display those infos on a little screen. Considering technologies I can handle, the ...
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I can't run TOR on my Pi 3b+ how can I fix it

I want to use tor browser on my rasberry pi3b+ and I've used terminal by typing: sudo apt-get tor, it worked. But when I run tor in terminal it failed. it says that : Could not bind to 127.0.0.1:...
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HTML5/JS Browser for RiscOS

Is there a browser that supports modern Javascript and HTML5 for RiscOS on the Pi? I found an old port of Firefox but its support for more modern language features was lacking.
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Install Firefox non-ESR version in raspberry Pi 3

I know it's impossible to install Chrome (not chromium) on a raspberry pi, and I know that the standard Firefox version for raspberry is Firefox-esr now. But there are some applications that are only ...
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Any browser for LibreElec/Kodi von RPi 1 B?

I was just wondering why there is no browser for Kodi Krypton on LibreElec on my Raspberry Pi (Model B Rev 2)? Many forums state that there is no Chromium or Firefox browser for ARM processors like ...
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Qutebrowser/QTWebengine on Raspbian

I am trying to install qutebrowser on Raspbian. I have upgraded to testing because qutebrowser is not contained in the stable repository: # sed -i 's/stretch/buster/' /etc/apt/sources.list # sed -i '...
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Raspberry Pi Zero Local HTML File?

I have set up my new Pi Zero (not the pi zero W), to be 'headless' - so I can plug it in to my PC via USB and SSH directly into it, without a monitor or internet connection. I was wandering how I ...
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Opening any browser often crashes Raspbian

I've got a very simple setup on my Raspberry pi 2. It's a clean install of the latest version of Raspbian (via NOOBS) with Redshift and QuickSynergy installed. Almost any time I open a web browser, ...
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WPE - WebPlatform For Embedded built directly on Raspbian Stretch (HW Support)

I'm trying to build WebKitForEmbedded https://wpewebkit.org/ but this is disaster. I've created another post about this issue (https://stackoverflow.com/questions/51578580/wpe-build-installed-directly-...
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Dropbox page display issue

I'm very new to raspberry pi and stuck on a day I've started. Problem I struggle is related to font. I'll upload a picture to illustate issue rather than words It should be some language setting I ...
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is there a DRM compatable browser that is able to be fully up to date?

i am wanting to use my RPi3 for a media device at home but i can not use things like YouTube TV or other sites that require DRM support... i know Firefox has DRM support but the browser isn't up to ...
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Is it possible to use a raspberry pi zero w to scrape web sites? [closed]

I am running Jesse lite with MATE gui on a pi zero w. I am currently running a python program that scrapes data from 6 different web sites one after the other starting at the same time every day on a ...
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How can I install the latest firefox on raspbian stretch? [duplicate]

I tried to follow this guide to do it but the pi disables them because it cannot verify the keys. Does someone have a way to do this? I'm on raspberry pi 3. precicely this is the error i got Err:1 ...
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Would dual booting allow me to get Rasplex and a web browser on my Pi-3?

I recently installed Rasplex on my Raspberry Pi 3 model B. I'm very happy with it, but would also like to be able to watch youtube video and movies online, etc. I know that Rasplex does not offer a ...
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Firefox 57 on a raspberry pi

I have just heard about the new firefox "Quantum". It says it uses 30% less RAM. Since the pi only has 1gb of ram, this sound good. Also, it would be nice to have a newer version of firefox. So, can ...
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Lightweight GUI-OS to show webbrowser with modern webpage

Hi I'm looking for an OS that is capable to show an webbrowser (in fullscreen) on an raspberry pi 2 (no other GUI elements are required/necessary). The website is just one page using html, jquerry ...
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Raspberry PI Zero W browsers (Chromium, Midori, Kweb, Epiphany) choppy playing videos. Any better options?

Basically, my project includes displaying high-quality images videos different files like text, pdf etc.. on raspberry pi zero W. What is the best OS suitable for this application? I have used ...
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Automating web page login with bash script

I have been looking to write a script to automate login on an internal company website that is used as a Ping Board to monitor a network of IP connected cameras. I am pretty new to bash scripting and ...
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HTML doesn't show button if not in a local network using webiopi.js, how show it on the browser?

I followed a tutorial made by Jerry Hildenbrand, where he teaches how to control a LED via local network. His tutorial works perfectly, I just need to type tightvncserver in the raspberry and open any ...
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Raspberry pi 3 + raspbian + firefox esr very slow

Hello everyone I have the Raspberry pi 3 with the raspbian system. I have installed the Firefox ESR browser and icewaesel -> Firefox ESR. Every time I open it I slow down a lot the raspberry and I can ...
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What can I use as a fast performing and stable browser for my Raspberry Pi 3?

What is a good choice of browser for the Raspberry Pi 3? I'm looking for something stable and fast, I am not browsing content heavy websites. What I have tried so far and its limitations: Chromium: ...
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Latest Firefox/Chrome possibilities

I have a project that requires me to run Selenium. For this I need webdriver to interact with browsers. I have a Raspberry Pi 3 running the latest Raspbian. Currently I was only able to get Chromium ...
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Chromium broswer doesnt open google and says its untrusted

Hello I need to install an extension for chromium for my project on raspberry pi but chromium says that the google extensions and pretty much any google sites are untrusted I tried reinstalling ...
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Where is the epiphany browser history?

I am running a Epiphany on Raspberry Pi 2 and I would like to check the browser history. Where is the epiphany browser log? Do I Have to enable it somewhere? If doesn't exist, how can I create it?
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Cannot Surf the Web Through Chromium

It's weird, I can reach google.com, perform a search and see the results, pull up Gmail, I can go to raspberrypi.org, but anything past that I cannot reach. In the Terminal I cannot ping google.com. ...
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