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revised Make server force Excel to hand over hyperlink to browser without trying to load the page itself
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revised Having Difficulty Blocking Spam Website Visitors
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Aug
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Apr
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answered Can I limit content scrapers by counting the number of hits from an IP?
Oct
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revised Make server force Excel to hand over hyperlink to browser without trying to load the page itself
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Oct
18
comment Make server force Excel to hand over hyperlink to browser without trying to load the page itself
I will see if your link wimpyprogrammer.com/… gives some more insight
Oct
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revised Make server force Excel to hand over hyperlink to browser without trying to load the page itself
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Oct
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comment Make server force Excel to hand over hyperlink to browser without trying to load the page itself
Hi Perry, thanks for the detailed investigation which alas does not actually answer my question. I apologise for not including my own investigation of KB articles which match a few of yours but did not tell me WHY excel needs to download some of the data before handing the request off to IE. As mentioned I expect Excel wants to see if the data might be displayable in a spreadsheet and then gives up
Oct
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asked Make server force Excel to hand over hyperlink to browser without trying to load the page itself
Apr
14
comment Remove all content not related to index.html from the web and google
Seems to work well. Thanks! I had to allow robots.txt and some webmaster google fies too
Apr
14
comment Remove all content not related to index.html from the web and google
Thanks a lot. I will test and get back to you :) - when you say Serve 410 to EVERYTHING within the /unwantedfolder you do mean "and below" right?
Apr
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revised Remove all content not related to index.html from the web and google
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Apr
12
comment Remove all content not related to index.html from the web and google
And by the way, http://www.myserver.com/ is also 410 now - it came back when I added RewriteCond %{REQUEST_URI} !=/
Apr
12
comment Remove all content not related to index.html from the web and google
I think the !\.(gif|jpe?g|png|css|js)$ protects the images in the subfolder - see update - sorry for the long thread
Apr
12
revised Remove all content not related to index.html from the web and google
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Apr
12
comment Remove all content not related to index.html from the web and google
See update - if I do ^unwantedfolder - [G] all files returns [GONE]