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w3m is a pager/text-based [[web browser]]. It is similar to Lynx, but handles some things like page navigation differently. It can render tables and frames (by converting frames into tables) or display a document given from standard input. It can also be used with mouse in an xterm or in a gpm-driven console, and it is small. With appropriate plugins it can even display images (Package: w3m-img) or support a limited form of JavaScript. w3m is a pager/text-based [[WebBrowsers|web browser]]. It is similar to [[Lynx]], but handles some things like page navigation differently. It can render tables and frames (by converting frames into tables) or display a document given from standard input. It can also be used with mouse in an xterm or in a gpm-driven console, and it is small. With appropriate plugins it can even display images (DebianPkg:w3m-img) or support a limited form of JavaScript.
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w3m webaddress To start the browser in interactive mode:
{{{
w3m https://www.debian.org
}}}
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To exit : press q Dump a formatted page to standard output:
{{{
w3m https://www.debian.org -dump
}}}
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Go Back: press B (shift-B) === Keyboard Shortcuts ===
Some common keyboard shortcuts include:
||Exit the browser||`q`||
||Previous page||`B`||
||Download current page||`a`||
||Jump to beginning||`g`||
||Jump to end||`G`||
||Scroll up a page||`-`||
||Scroll down a page||`+`||
||Open URL||`U`||
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Save Link As: press a

You can utilize it in a [[terminal]] and work in other one.


 * http://freshmeat.net/projects/w3m
== See Also ==
 * [[DebianPkg:w3m|Package details]]
 * [[http://w3m.sourceforge.net/|w3m homepage]]
 * [[http://w3m.sourceforge.net/MANUAL|w3m manual]]
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w3m is a pager/text-based web browser. It is similar to Lynx, but handles some things like page navigation differently. It can render tables and frames (by converting frames into tables) or display a document given from standard input. It can also be used with mouse in an xterm or in a gpm-driven console, and it is small. With appropriate plugins it can even display images (w3m-img) or support a limited form of ?JavaScript.

Usage

To start the browser in interactive mode:

w3m https://www.debian.org

Dump a formatted page to standard output:

w3m https://www.debian.org -dump

Keyboard Shortcuts

Some common keyboard shortcuts include:

Exit the browser

q

Previous page

B

Download current page

a

Jump to beginning

g

Jump to end

G

Scroll up a page

-

Scroll down a page

+

Open URL

U

See Also


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