[nSLUG] NS 4.7x [was: Add yourself to the nSLUG member blogs wiki page]
budman85 at eastlink.ca
Sat Jan 13 16:50:25 AST 2007
On Sat, 2007-01-13 at 00:09 -0400, Oliver Doepner wrote:
> Have you tried spoofing the User-Agent string?
I heard Microsoft wants to make tampering with the user agent string
against the law. LOL! I think this is the one of the reason's firefox
and opera call home, (you can turn it off, toggle the 'check for
updates'). I recently read Opera went free as well, adless. (thought I
As long as you use the string they are looking for, you should be set.
Changing the user agent works about 95% of the time. There are
extentions that will add user agent override. I prefer flash block too
- it really speeds up my browsing, no more ads in your face.
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