Friday, July 23, 2004

Computer Cops - Proxomitron Naoko 4.4 Help

Proxomitron Naoko 4.4 Help
Here's a partial list of what the Proxomitron can do "out of the box"
(not that it was ever in a box mind you)

  • Stop windows that pop-up, pop-under, or pop-over
  • Stop those un-closable endless banner chains
  • Stop pop-up JavaScript message boxes
  • Remove web-branding and other scripts tacked on by "free" web providers.
  • Convert most ads and banner pictures into simple text links
  • Freeze all animated gifs
  • Make blinking text appear as bold instead
  • Remove slow web counters
  • Stop web pages from "auto-refreshing"
  • Prevent pages from changing fonts
  • Get rid of or replace web page background images
  • Protect against getting "trapped" inside someone else's frames!
  • Make all frames resizable
  • Close top or bottom frame banner windows
  • Protect against getting "trapped" inside someone else's frames!
  • Make background MIDI songs play only when you choose.
  • Remove status bar scroll-texts
  • Remove "dynamic" HTML from pages
  • Disguise your browser's identity and version from JavaScripts
  • Remove style sheets
  • Un-hide URLs when the mouse is over a link
  • Disable frames or tables altogether
  • Change or delete cookies
  • Change your browser's user-agent and other identifying fields
  • Hide where you've been previously from inquisitive web servers