w3m is a free software/open source text-based web browser. It has support for tables, frames, SSL connections, color and inline images on suitable terminals. Generally, it renders pages in a form as true to their original layout as possible.

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Is there a back-“button” in w3m?

Does w3m offer a keyboard shortcut to go back one page? I couldn't find anything in the man pages.
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Yanking URLs in w3m

I have been using w3m for a couple of weeks and am convinced that it is my preferred text browser - with one exception. Is there any way to yank URLs to the clipboard without using the mouse? I have ...
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How to get colours on man pages with w3m as a PAGER?

Is it possible, and if so how, to have colour/bold/italic characters in man pages while using w3m? Another pager (most) does have some limited colour support but is not as versatile as w3m. I know ...
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ranger image-preview with transparent terminal background

I like the image-preview in ranger, but I also like my terminal transparent. Is there really no way to get the image-preview work with w3m and transparent background? (I'm willing to change my ...
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Is there a way to change w3m's colour theme?

Recently I've made something in my .bashrc so that I can inquiry unknown words online easily with my bash without open a browser. I chose w3m as my agent utility, the problem is, its default color ...
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Is it possible to bind '2M' to a single key in w3m?

Pressing M in w3m launches the 1st external browser, 2M the second. While it is easy to bind the built-in command EXTERN to another key, is it possible to bind the second to another key?
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Can w3m automatically search the entered text?

Is there a way to configure w3m so that at 'U', i.e. after entering text into the URL field, the browser will automatically prepend "google.com/search?q=" to it? Or can some other command be used or ...
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split accents in w3m

I am trying to use w3m to view html email (via mutt). Currently, accented characters (represented as HTML entities in the source, using a console and console font that supports accents) are rendered ...
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Grab http requests by lynx

I need to grab and debug all HTTP-requests and responds which i make from lynx or another text-based browser. How can i save all request url's, redirects, headers and page sources for analyze and ...
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w3m displays inline images in konsole, but not yakuake

I've tested this on two different systems (with TERM set to xterm-256color) and got the same result. Nothing in the config files seems relevant. Is there a major difference in these terminal ...