Tag: Firefox

Shift-Refresh (Reload)

A further tip to avoid the dreaded cache issues.  Every web browser (IE, Firefox, Chrome) has a Refresh button at the top, usually right around the URL address bar, that looks like a recycling icon (see below for what these actually look like).  This button is used to tell the browser to r...

Categories:   Browsers, Websites

Tags:   cache, Chrome, Firefox, Internet Explorer

Cache, the nemesis of web developers

I don’t know who dreamed up the idea of cache, but they certainly were not web developers.  I am quite certain, there is nothing that bothers me more than troubles with cache. First of all what is cache… cache is an attempt by web browsers to “remember” contents of web ...

Categories:   Browsers, Websites

Tags:   cache, Firefox, Internet Explorer

Two Web Browsers

It really is a must for everyone to have two web browsers installed on their computers.   I recommend everyone download Firefox (www.getfirefox.com) and use that as a backup browser.  That way if you run into troubles with a particular website then you can run a simple test with the o...

Categories:   Browsers, Websites

Tags:   Firefox